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Police concerned for missing Scarborough man - UPDATED

York Press: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

2:10pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

POLICE are concerned for the safety of a Scarborough man who has been missing since this morning.

Bumper apple harvest at Ampleforth Abbey

York Press: A team consisting of monks from the Abbey’s Benedictine community, Ampleforth College pupils and estate staff have been recruited to help the abbey’s orchard manager Cameron Smith get the harvest in before it spoils. The cider has seen rising

8:30am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

MONKS at Ampleforth Abbey have been helping gather this year's apple harvest to help make a new batch of their award winning cider.

Lifeguards rescue bodyboarders at Cayton Bay

York Press:

9:40am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

LIFEGUARDS rescued a couple when their bodyboarding holiday turned into a nightmare in windy conditions at Cayton Bay. on Saturday. RNLI lifeguard Tim Machon used a rescue board to reach the man and woman who were about 500 metres outside the RNLI patrol area.

Ryedale man's death at level crossing was an accident, coroner concludes

York Press:

5:54pm Monday 1st September 2014

A RAILWAY signalman responsible for monitoring 16 unmanned level crossings was engaged on another call seconds before a tragic collision, ‎an inquest heard today.

Ryedale benefit claimant given community sentence

York Press: MAJOR PLANS: Ryedale District Council will decide this week.

12:35pm Monday 1st September 2014

CLARE SKAIFE, 34, of Castle Garth, Thornton-le-Dale, claimed housing and council tax benefit as a single parent on a low income. An anonymous referral was received by Ryedale District Council which stated that Skaife had her partner living with her undeclared.

Malton Stables' charity day a success

York Press: Five year old Sophie Griffiths with her family at Brian Ellison's Spring Cottage stables for Malton Open Day. pic by Jo Hughes (9838731)

11:27am Monday 1st September 2014

THE stars of Malton's racing scene were on show yesterday the annual Malton Stables Open Day.

Flamingo Land top of the tweets in Yorkshire

York Press: Sumatran tiger cub at Flamingo Land. Picture: Matt Clark (8724698)

9:13am Monday 1st September 2014

RYEDALE’S Flamingo Land theme park and zoo was the most tweeted-about Yorkshire tourist attraction in the last year.

Matt cartoon exhibition hopes to draw in the crowds

York Press:

9:18am Monday 1st September 2014

A STATELY home in Ryedale is getting ready to stage an exhibition of one of the country's best loved cartoonists.

Sutton Bank re-opened after accident

York Press: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

1:33pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Sutton Bank has reopened after a road accident at lunchtime today.

Report highlights modern slavery problem

York Press: Joseph Rowntree Foundation logo

12:20pm Saturday 30th August 2014

RURAL North Yorkshire could be hiding hundreds of people in forced labour and modern slavery, according to a report supported by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

Funding available to help combat elderly isolation

York Press: North Yorkshire County Council logo - zxc

11:57am Saturday 30th August 2014

A £1 million fund will provide a range of projects to tackle lonliness and isolation across North Yorkshire.

Drive to increase free school meal access

York Press:

11:26am Saturday 30th August 2014

SCHOOL S and the county council in North Yorkshire have been carrying out work over the summer months to ensure free meals are given to all children aged seven and under at the start of the new school year.

League tables grade hospital meals

York Press: Bootham Park Hospital. Pic: Mike Tipping (9809036)

11:25am Saturday 30th August 2014

"LEAGUE tables" judging the food given to hospital patients have shown the quality of meals varies significantly across the area.

Police adopt new stop and search rules

York Press: Home Secretary Theresa May supporting Enfield MPs campaign

11:23am Saturday 30th August 2014

NORTH Yorkshire Police has become one of the first authorities in the country to adopt new stop and search regulations.

Tracking progress of Yorkshire Wolds Railway project

York Press: Yorkshire Wolds Railway Members’ Preview Day & BBQ
The Yorkshire Wolds Railway held a members’ day & barbeque at their Fimber Halt site on bank holiday Monday. Despite poor weather early on, the event was a great success with close to

10:17am Saturday 30th August 2014

YORKSHIRE Wolds Railway hosted a members’ preview day.

Scarborough man jailed for drink-driving

York Press: webpix court justice

12:09pm Saturday 30th August 2014

A SCARBOROUGH man received an eight-week custodial sentence just a day after he was caught drink-driving by police.

Sweets thief pulled knife in supermarket

York Press: webpix court justice

9:23am Saturday 30th August 2014

A NOTORIOUS shoplifter with almost 150 offences on his record is behind bars for pulling a knife on a store boss.

Tools taken from van in Malton

York Press: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

12:03pm Saturday 30th August 2014

 A CHAINSAW has been stolen from a van in Malton. It was taken from a red Vauxhall van between 2pm and 4pm on August 13 on Spital Street.

North Yorkshire Police to review how they record crime

York Press: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

8:50am Friday 29th August 2014

CRIMES including 60 per cent of rapes have been wrongly dismissed or recorded inaccurately by North Yorkshire Police, a new report suggests.

Teenagers are convicted after Scarborough burglaries

York Press: Scales - zxc

11:34am Friday 29th August 2014

TWO teenagers who carried out a number of burglaries in Scarborough have been convicted.

Simon Howard reveals throat cancer scare

York Press: The Rt. Hon. Simon Howard in the chapel at Castle Howard that has had new lighting installed. Picture : Garry Atkinson (9768564)

9:59am Friday 29th August 2014

THE owner of a North Yorkshire stately home has revealed he has beaten throat cancer.

Trust staff threatened with cuts to pay and conditions

York Press:

11:21am Friday 29th August 2014

STAFF working with disabled people are facing changes to their pay and conditions.

Man, 25, is jailed after admitting burglaries

York Press: Scales - zxc

11:35am Friday 29th August 2014

A BURGLAR has been sentenced to three years and eight months in prison for a string of offences in North Yorkshire.

Officers defended over crash selfie

York Press:

2:51pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Emergency services have moved to back their staff after selfies of firefighters, police and paramedics at a crash appeared online.

VIDEO: Georgia Horsley takes on Ice Bucket Challenge

York Press:

3:55pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A FORMER Miss York and Miss England contestant has become the latest personality to take part in an international internet craze.

Residents get chance to question High Malton developers

York Press: Ryedale District Council logo - zxc

9:33am Thursday 28th August 2014

LOCAL residents will have the opportunity to question the development team behind plans to build 500 new homes in Malton.

New call for national ban on sky lanterns

York Press:

1:15pm Thursday 28th August 2014

The new code of practice on sky lanterns doesn’t go far enough, say event organisers, who are calling for a national ban.

Murder investigation launched after attack in Yorkshire seaside town

York Press:

12:35pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A MAN who was found seriously injured in a Yorkshire seaside town has died.

Latest speed camera locations announced

York Press:

4:14pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

THE latest locations for North Yorkshire Police's mobile speed cameras have been announced.

'Miracle man' recovers from brain aneurysm

York Press: Alan Bradshaw with his wife Jean at Brawby.Alan defied the medical profession to recover from a serious brain problem.Nigel Holland (9647300)

11:53am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A MAN who was told by doctors from two different hospitals that he would never be able to care for himself after suffering a brain aneurysm has defied medics to make a full recovery.

River Derwent plan will be "environmental vandalism"

York Press:

11:44am Wednesday 27th August 2014

CALLS have been made to postpone plans to lower the River Derwent with claims it amounts to 'environmental vandalism'.

Malton Livestock Market gets approval

York Press: (9655207)

11:41am Wednesday 27th August 2014

Plans for a multi-million pound development which will see the Malton Livestock Market moved to near the Eden Camp Museum and make the town “the capital of Ryedale” have been given the go-ahead.

New housing plan for Malton creates heated debate

York Press: (9655160)

11:41am Wednesday 27th August 2014

New housing developments in Malton which will part fund the proposed new livestock and business centre scheme have been given the go-ahead.

Students make the grade with top GCSE results

York Press:

11:32am Wednesday 27th August 2014

STUDENTS in North Yorkshire were celebrating outstanding GCSE results last Thursday as the region’s teenagers continue to perform above the national average.

Malton stables throw open their doors to public

York Press:

11:32am Wednesday 27th August 2014

SUPERSTAR Monet’s Garden will be one of the retired racehorses to perform a display at the Betfair Malton Stables Open Day which takes place this Sunday.

Loyalty pays off for hospice lottery winners

York Press:

10:13am Wednesday 27th August 2014

TWO loyal supports of Saint Catherine’s Hospice have hit the jackpot in the summer draw.

Volunteers ensure future of wildflowers at Rievaulx Terrace

York Press: Rievaulx Terrace & Temples

10:09am Wednesday 27th August 2014

VOLUNTEERS from the Aviva Protects team based at Yorkshire House in York will join the gardeners at Rievaulx Terrace to help out with the annual activity of raking the hay from the wildflower meadows tomorrow (Thursday)

Town to get new concert hall thanks to local landowner

York Press: HONOUR: Band leader Les Maw with a plaque and sterio which marked 25 years with the band in December 1982.

10:07am Wednesday 27th August 2014

KIRKBYMOORSIDE is in line to get a new concert hall, given in memory of the legendry Les Maw, the head of the town's famous Town Brass Band for years, thanks to the generosity of local land and estate owner, James Holt.

West End star writes Malton's pantomime

York Press: Zac Woolley and George Ullyot, the winners of Ryedale's Got Talent, with judges, West End stars Scott Garnham and Lauren Hood. Pic by Jo Hughes. (1622848)

9:49am Wednesday 27th August 2014

MALTON-born West End star Scott Garnham has put pen to paper to write this year's annual pantomime.

Parking promises to Norton residents come to nothing

York Press: Coun Di Keal

9:44am Wednesday 27th August 2014

NORTON councillors have uncovered evidence that residents living next to St Nicholas Street car park in Norton had been promised access to parking.

Village cricket club in plea to save its future

York Press: Paul Scothern is on the left and Adrian Brader on the right

9:43am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A VILLAGE cricket club which has been at the heart of its community for more than half a century is fighting for survival.

MPs to debate horse fly-grazing crisis

York Press: POLITICAL CHANGE: Thirsk and Malton MP Anne Mcintosh

10:25am Wednesday 27th August 2014

MPs are due to debate the issue of horse fly-grazing, where people leave their animals on farmland without payment or permission.

Vicky smashes fundraising target in 10k challenge

York Press: Vicky  celebrates after securing a personal best time of 47 minutes 53 seconds in the Gateshead 10k, her fifth race.

9:10am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A RYEDALE woman, who confesses to not being a natural runner, has taken on a tough running challenge to raise money for charity.

Ambulance staff in two-day strike

York Press: ambulance - zxc

11:37am Wednesday 27th August 2014

AMBULANCE service workers will go on strike on Friday and next Tuesday, September 2, in a 20-month dispute over patient and staff safety issues.

Fizzy drink workshop proves popular

York Press: Sarah Maultby looks at old bottles used for storing fizzy drinks on display during the 'Making It Fizz Exhibition' about the history of Malton's drinks industry held at Malton Museum. Picture by Anna Gowthorpe. (9326725)

10:34am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A FASCINATING glimpse into the historic past of Malton's drink trade was on offer at a summer workshop.

Man's humourous job application for hairstylist role

York Press: Chris Jones washes Sue Carter's hair at KMS Hair in Kirkbymoorside. Pic: Mike Tipping (9459248)

10:28am Wednesday 27th August 2014

WITH the job market more competitive now than ever, it's important to remain creative on approach.

Witnessing ‘eerie’ light show in Ryedale sky

York Press: Reader pictures of Northern Lights across East Lancashire

10:13am Wednesday 27th August 2014

BIZARRE solar lights could be seen across Ryedale as magnetic forces lit up the sky.

Norton Town Council bid to get rail sleepers

York Press: Rail delays after vehicle hits Selhurst bridge

9:51am Wednesday 27th August 2014

NORTON Town Council is to write to Network Rail asking why they are not installing the promised hollow sleepers during forthcoming work.

“Unruly” area by river to be tackled

York Press:

9:32am Wednesday 27th August 2014

NORTON Town Council is to investigate ways of keeping a riverbank and park area tidy.

YMCA in drive for volunteers

York Press: The YMCA is issuing an appeal for new volunteers to help shape the lives of young people.

9:41am Wednesday 27th August 2014

THE YMCA is issuing an appeal for new volunteers to help shape the lives of young people.


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