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Yorkshire Dales News - Weekly Round Up

Week Ending Friday 20th July

A look back at the past week, with our weekly round up of Yorkshire Dales News published on Daelnet.

Country life endangered by "missing generation" - CLA

Friday 20 July 2007
THE long-term viability of rural communities such as the Yorkshire Dales is at risk because young people are being driven from the countryside, says a bleak message from the Country Land and Business Association (CLA).
 

Walkers surveyed on Dales Way

Friday 20 July 2007
RAMBLERS on the Dales Way between Ilkley and Bowness are being given the chance to say what they think about the long-distance route - and help build up a picture of its contribution to the local economy.
 

Treasure Trove Inquest spotlights Viking heritage

Thursday 19 July 2007
THE most significant hoard of Viking artefacts found in Britain for over a century is set to be the subject of a Treasure Trove Inquest in Harrogate today.
 

Green light for Leyburn Dental Service

Thursday 19 July 2007
RESIDENTS in the Wensleydale area of the Yorkshire Dales can look forward to improved access to dental services from this autumn.
 

North Yorkshire crime: we back our report

Wednesday 18 July 2007
IN THE ten years or so I have written news and features for Daelnet, I have never before replied to a criticism of my work, writes John Sheard. The Internet, I believe, is the perfect media for the presentation of conflicting opinions and I firmly believe that everyone has a right to reply.
 

Top award for Settle Middle School pupils

Wednesday 18 July 2007
FRIDAY 13th July turned out to be a lucky day for one group of Yorkshire Dales School pupils when they received a national award for their work with wildlife.
 

Biofuel threat to wildlife

Wednesday 18 July 2007
THE GROWING demand for new crops of biofuel plants - potentially one of the greatest changes in agriculture for generations - could present yet another threat to British wildlife, according to a warning issued today by some of the country's leading scientists.
 

Crime booming in North Yorkshire

Tuesday 17 July 2007
ROBBERY and violent crime is surging in rural areas, according to official figures released at the weekend - and North Yorkshire has seen the second-biggest increase in England and Wales.
 

Help shape future housing policy for the National Park

Tuesday 17 July 2007
PEOPLE living in and around the northern Yorkshire Dales are being invited to have their say on the contentious issue of local housing.
 

Pupils Become 'SPOOKS' to learn food hygiene message

Monday 16 July 2007
PUPILS from one Yorkshire Dales Primary School became secret agents recently, when they were learning about food hygiene.
 

Hambleton's talking Litter Birds

Monday 16 July 2007
ONE Yorkshire Dales district is taking a novel approach to encouraging youngsters to drop their rubbish in a bin, rather than on the ground.
 


 


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