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Ripon News

Brother of a mum murdered by her violent partner urges supports domestic abuse awareness campaign

A woman who is wanted by police over a card theft in Ripon

Woman wanted over pensioner's bank card theft in Ripon

PROUD: Chloe Lock and Isaac Joyce, year seven, enjoy a science lesson. Pic: johnhoulihan.com/ 'Words and Pictures'.

School in North Yorkshire celebrates after being rating outstanding by Ofsted

There's still time to enter this year's The Northern Echo Schools Awards

Nomination window extended for The Northern Echo Schools Awards 2016

1960s architecture at Ripon Grammar School.

Sixties re-union at North Yorkshire school

The girls' choir of St Martin’s Ampleforth Prep School at Ripon Cathedral

Young singers perform at ancient cathedral

A drive to recruit more officers to North Yorkshire Police have been announced

Police officer numbers set to increase in North Yorkshire - new investment plans announced

A lorry blown over during a previous storm

Severe weather warning issued for 70mph winds


Cathedral to host festival of food, music, beer, flowers and spirituality

Chance to celebrate the Queen's 90th birthday

Deverell Barracks at Ripon Picture: Richard Doughty Photography

Dismay after closure of city's Army barracks confirmed

Car catches fire after North Yorkshire accident

Car catches fire after accident near Thirsk

Ripon residents will pay 33 per cent more to the city council from April

City votes for inflation-busting 33 per cent council tax rise

Weather updates as snowfall causes travel disruption - send us your pictures

Weather updates as snowfall causes travel disruption - send us your pictures

Winners at last year's The Northern Farmer Awards

Last day to nominate someone in The Northern Farmer Awards


Charity hands over Ripon special school to firm after 'financial pressures'

NEAR MISS: Hawk jets taking off in formation from RAF Leeming

RAF fighter pilot performed acrobatic manoeuvre to avoid glider disaster

The damaged home. Picture:  North Yorkshire Police.

Family escape injury as car ploughs into home


Road closed as beer spills across major road

JAIL EXPERIENCE: Bethany Longden on a previous charity work visit to Africa

Volunteer's horror night locked in 17th Century jail cell

Ripon Grammar School deputy head girl Julia Atherley (far left) and head boy James Donaldson present £9,108.98 to Victoria Muirhead and Helen Gowans, of the Yorkshire Air Ambulance, supported by sixth formers (L-R) Lucy Mumford, Jack Baker, Annabelle Bly

Ripon pupils dig deep to keep life-savers in the air

FESTIVE CELEBRATION: Jacob Dodsworth, of Ripon, who is looking forward to hearing his first carols after being struck down with meningitis last Christmas Day Picture: Richard Doughty Photography

Extra special Christmas for family after toddler survives deadly bug

Would-be robber on the run in Ripon

Would-be robber on the run in Ripon

The brass ensemble joins the Ripon Christmas service.

Cathedral gets worldwide exposure

Labour PCC candidates Barry Coppinger, Vera Baird and Ron Hogg, pictured together in 2012

Labour re-selects Ron Hogg, Barry Coppinger and Vera Baird as PCC candidates

BEER: Julian Smith MP presenting a certificate to Nick Stafford, owner of Hambleton Ales

MP gets stuck into the ale-making process at North Yorkshire brewery

Durham County Council has warned that "very difficult" decisions still need to be taken in order to make savings between now and 2020

£44m - the amount the region's councils will lose next year due to cuts

The Northern Echo is calling on pet-lovers to enter our Christmas Pawtraits competition

Win a professional pet photo shoot and framed print in our Christmas Pawtraits competition

Local Heroes Awards 2015

Local Heroes Awards 2015 as it happened

650,000 JD Wetherspoon's customer details may have been stolen by hackers

650,000 JD Wetherspoon's customer details may have been stolen by hackers

The Christmas card which will be delivered to shoplifters

Top 300 shoplifters to get a hand-delivered Christmas card from police

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

The Mayor of Ripon, Pauline McHardy, unveiling the mural in Ripon to celebrate Alice in Wonderland's 150th anniversary, watched by school children who helped paint some of the panels. Picture: Richard Doughty Photography.

Colourful celebration of Alice's 150th birthday

The body of a Red Kite found at Edmundbyers in County Durham this year.

Get tough on bird of prey crime, says RSPB, as North Yorkshire tops nationwide league of shame

Chancellor George Osborne's Spending Review and Autumn Statement 2015

Autumn Statement: Chancellor George Osborne announces his spending plans

Daphne and Gordon Smith.

Grandparents shortlisted for two national awards after neighbour nominations

Chancellor George Osborne announced the plans in his Autumn Statement to the House of Commons

Osborne abolishes controversial cuts to tax credits and rules out cuts to policing

A school nativity

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

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

MONEY-SP(INNER: Fund-raisers with a cheque for last year's £32,000 proceeds.

Curtain up for charity's biggest fund-raiser

PROSPECT HOUSE: On the market at £1.45m.

Lovingly-restored 19th-century home goes on the market

Medics stand by victims in Paris following the terrorist attacks. Students from Ripon Grammar School were in Paris at the time of the attacks and have now returned home safely. PICTURE: AP Photo/Thibault Camus

North Yorkshire students fled from Paris restaurant when terror attacks broke out

TOP SCHOLARS: Patrick Moon and John Ashton, who have been awarded prestigious Arkwright Engineering Scholarships.

Engineering triumph for Ripon teens

Police activity by the Bataclan concert hall, Paris, one of the venues for the attacks in the French capital

Ripon school children due back from Paris on Sunday afternoon

OLD BOY: Oscar-winner Dr Mark Hills (centre) with the chairman of governors Dr Peter Mason (left) and headmaster Martin Pearman.

"It all started at school," says Oscar-winner

Emergency services at Outwood Academy school, Ripon

Parents' relief as overheating' blamed for collapse of pupils at Ripon school

CANCER CASH: (from left) Michael Cameron; Sally Crerar, the head of community fundraising at Yorkshire Cancer Research; Sarah Whitaker, Annie Hewitt; Amanda Hewitt-Cameron, with Euan Cameron in front.

Annie's £11,000 tribute to her late husband

UNITED: Children from North Yorkshire schools who are members of forces families gather in Ripon Cathedral for the “new beginnings” service

Welcoming the influx of Army youngsters

Nick Gullon who produced the timeline charting the First World War in 1915 from The Northern Echo archives

An interactive journey through The Northern Echo archives of First World War 1915

REMEBRANCE: A wreath laid at Darlington Cenotaph.

Guide to Remembrance services in the North-East and North Yorkshire

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