Posts from December 2017

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Save Knaresborough Market

by Steve Ross

We understand that after a recent audit Harrogate Council have decided to require stall holders for Knaresborough Market to provide their own stalls. We would like the Council to reverse this decision. This action threatens to destroy our historic market, which is the longest continually running market in the country, with a royal charter dating […]

BREAKING NEWS – FLAXBY DEVELOPERS APPLY TO BUILD 2750 HOUSES – COMMENT NOW

by Steve Ross

The developers who own the land at Flaxby Park have applied for planning permission to build 2750 houses plus school, health facilities, retail, restaurant and leisure units, a rail stop, etc., on the disused former golf course at Flaxby – this will hopefully mean that the present plans to build on prime agricultural land, with […]

Please join the demonstration next Wednesday, 13th December to say NO to 3000 houses

by Steve Ross

  SAY ‘NO’ TO 3000 NEW HOUSES – YOUR PRESENCE IS NEEDED TO SAVE OUR VILLAGES What:                 Please take part in a candle-lit demonstration when Harrogate Borough Councillors meet to consider the planners’ recommendation of using land between Green Hammerton, Kirk Hammerton and Whixley to build 3000 new houses When:                 Wednesday 13th December 2017 Time: […]