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Oaklands Country Rest Home

91-year-old care home resident died of hypothermia because room was freezing

A car is part submerged by floodwater on a road in Thirlby, North Yorkshire, on Sunday June 19, 2005

Book launch recalls the great flood of Thirlby

The plaque in a photo posted by Simonstone Hall on Facebook

Clarkson 'fracas' site preserved for posterity by North Yorkshire hotel

Rory Johnson, left. The search for him, right.

Search under way for missing Rory Johnson postponed after River Ouse conditions in York assessed unsafe

CLOSURE: The 14-bed ward at the Lambert Memorial Hospital, Thirsk, has been closed since September

Health watchdog writes to NHS bosses to urge them to re-open ward at Lambert Hospital

Going to the Match by LS Lowry. A print of the painting has fetched £22,000 at Tennants Auctioneers in Leyburn

World record for Lowry print and increasing demand for Pitman Painter art at Northern art auction

Friends and supporters of the Wensleydale branch of Bloodwise, previously known as Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research at their social evening. Photograph Phillip Sedgwick

Dales cancer charity raises £100,000 in four years

Victoria Baker from the Little Wren Pottery in Northallerton who is designing and making the Community Champions Awards

Council calls for nominations for Community Champions

Young swimmers from Richmond and Northallerton meet Olympic swimmer James Goddard for coaching session

TINY: Hannah Russell with Little Alf

Teenager publishes third book based on the antics of her tiny pony following awards success

WILD: Amanda and Clive Owen with seven of their children, and Ben Fogle.

Yorkshire shepherdess teams up with TV's Ben Fogle for new show on rejecting urban life

Pickering market could relocate

New home for market under discussion

Man hit by train

Northallerton Magistrates Court

Man admits threatening to slash ex-wife's throat, break her jaw and shoot her


River search continues in York for missing Rory Johnson

STARRY SKIES: Spectacular star trails above Dalby Forest. Picture: Classlane Media.

Watch the skies - discovering the wonders of the universe

A winter wonderland has been created at Thorp Perrow Arboretum

Magical winter wonderland arriving at 100-acre wooded parkland Thorp Perrow

DAKOTA CREW: Rich White in his Battle of Britain Memorial Flight role.

Sword honour for dedicated RAF man

A school nativity

Having a school nativity? Get it featured in The Northern Echo

FESTIVAL: Revd Fiona Mayer-Jones helping Jon Grainge to choose the Christmas trees for the festival

Northallerton church teams up with garden nursery to hold first Christmas Tree Festival

SUPPORT: Rishi Sunak MP with Angel Wall from Armed Forces Mental Health First Aid

Initiative to help current and former members of the Armed Forces struggling with mental health is backed by MP

The car after it was hit twice on the A1(M) Photo: Paul Cording via Twitter

No serious injuries after car involved in accident is ploughed into again on A1(M) in North Yorkshire

Wayne Magor - 'totally stupid'

Drunk father from East Cleveland who caused serious quadbike accident in North Yorkshire branded 'totally stupid'

The A170 near Sutton-under-Whitestoncliffe Picture: Google Street View

Driver who caused devastating injuries to motorcyclist will live with 'guilt for rest of her life'

RACING: Da Vinci Dawn with owner David Barker, Macmillan nurse Dawn Watson and consultant Jo Cresswell.

Racehorse named after lifesaving hospital team goes on parade at North Yorkshire stables

It had been feared that the 2015 Dales Festival of Food and Drink would be the last.

Dales Festival of Food and Drink 'will be held in 2016'

Search for missing Skipton man on night out in York stepped down until the morning

Eric Marshall at his house Sunnyside in Bagby near Thirsk in 2011.

Enter our Ho Ho Homes competition and spread a bit of Christmas cheer in your street

Teesside Crown Court, Middlesbrough

Man in court accused of murdering Thirsk pensioner George Francis Kidson

AWARDS: Chair of the Flavours of Herriot Country Awards Irene Myers

Regional food and drink celebrated at Flavours of Herriot Country Awards

The area where the incident took place. PIcture: Google Street View

Knifeman on the run in Northallerton

SCOTT WATMUFF: Jailed for 16 weeks.

Former fitness instructor shot by enraged husband after posting intimate picture of former lover

The Wensleydale School's interim headmaster Peter Whelan said neither the governors not the local authority had any plans to cease provision for post-16 study at this school.

Wensleydale School sixth form 'not closing' says head

ECONOMIC WHIZZKIDS: (L-R) Jack Vernon, 17, Tom Moody, 17, Christopher Gill, 17, Elliot Warren, 18 and Michael Jordan, 17.

Teens tackle complex economics

BEST STAFF: From left, celebrity chef Simon Rimmer with staff member Rikki Dryden and licensee Alex Cook

Cheers! Pub staff are national champs

Band attempts 24-hour music marathon

Band attempts 24-hour music marathon

TEAM EFFORT: Lacey Fisburn-Simpson, six,  who has recovered from leukaemia, with Great Smeaton Primary School pupils who have helped raise money for the Children's Cancer Fund. Picture: Richard Doughty Photography.

Youngsters rally round cancer cause

ECO-PARK: The proposed central hub building and car park

Protest group will fight eco-park project

Police 101 number "a key cause for concern"

BUSINESS: Richmondshire District Council

Businesses urged to check they receive all relief they are entitled to

A man will appear at Teesside Crown Court today for a preliminary hearing for the alleged murder of George Francis Kidson from Sowerby, Thirsk.

Man to appear in court charged with murdering North Yorkshire pensioner

Police have closed a section of the A171 in both directions

A171 reopens after two vehicles involved in crash

CLEARED: Sean McClarron

Hunt master cleared of causing motorcyclist's death

Sisters take part in charity dance-a-thon

POWER SCHEME: A Third Energy worker monitors gas production levels

Fracking firm reveals it blasted North Yorkshire rocks for gas in 1980s

WINNER: Middleton Lodge

Wedding team hailed as best in the region at award ceremony

MUSEUM-BOUND: Sir Nigel Gresley passes over Yarm viaduct on its way to the National Railway Museum.

Iconic loco bows out of the public eye

A promotional image from Hutton Rudby Dramatic Society's 1950s production of Jack and the Beanstalk

Village drama group which pulled in coach-loads of crowds celebrates milestone with "six pantos in one"

VICTMS TRIBUTE: Representatives of the police, fire service and ambulance service were among those attending the Oak Leaf service at Ripon Cathedral.

Cathedral tribute to those killed on North Yorkshire's roads

NATURE LOVER: Zach Haynes.

11-year-old inspires the world with his nature notes


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