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Our top picks for Harrogate’s New Year’s Eve events

It’s that time of year! New Year’s Eve is around the corner and now is the time for you to be booking up your venue to see in 2017. It may all seem too early to even be thinking about, as it was only a few weeks ago we were watching the fireworks on the Stray…

  • Scott Tehrani
  • November 27, 2016 12:10 pm
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Red Dwarf’s Holly Confirmed for First Harrogate Comic Con

2016 has started well for Harrogate’s sci-fi fans. North Lincs Tv & Film Comic Con announced on Sunday that Norman Lovett, who played Red Dwarf’s on-board computer Holly in the eponynous 90s televsion show, is set to make an appearance at Harrogate Comic Con in May at the Rossett Sports Centre.

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Harrogate prepares to switch on the Christmas lights

The festive period is here and on Thursday November 20 the Harrogate Christmas lights will go on. The big switch-on event will take place this Thursday outside the Victoria Shopping Centre, and the man pressing the button will be none other than jolly Saint Nick himself.

  • Scott Tehrani
  • November 18, 2014 8:52 pm
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twentysix puts Harrogate on the global gaming map

Full-service digital agency, twentysix has launched a cycling, iPhone game that has generated thousands of downloads from around the globe, including America, China and France. Following the exciting summer of cycling in the region, Yorkshire’s Great Race is an interactive game which is currently riding high in the top 50 racing games in the iPhone App Store charts.

  • Scott Tehrani
  • September 7, 2014 8:47 am
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End of Summer Review & Beyond 2014

It’s certainly been a busy year up north and in particular for our perfectly quaint town of Harrogate too. Read our round up featuring TDF, The Flower Show, & more

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Summer Events at Harrogate Arts and Museums

Harrogate Arts and Museums have a fabulous summer events programme planned, with activities to suit all ages and abilities at the Mercer Art Gallery and Royal Pump Room Museum, Harrogate as well as organized visits to other attractions.

  • Scott Tehrani
  • July 27, 2014 4:55 pm
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Harrogate Festival Infographics

To celebrate Harrogate Festival of music and literature being just shy of their 50th anniversary – we have created two wonderful infographics to help promote a great local Harrogate event.

  • Scott Tehrani
  • July 8, 2014 10:09 pm
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Tour De Yorkshire – Event Map

The days are counting down to the moment when around 4 million people and an array of cyclists descend on our little town of Harrogate and disperse over the Yorkshire roads and twists and turns of our beautiful country is soon approaching.

  • Scott Tehrani
  • July 1, 2014 9:42 pm
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5 Top Yorkshire Festivals for May 2014

May is an exciting time of year, where all sorts of new things thrive. It brings new life as baby lambs appear and frolic in fields and fresh blooms and blossoms grow in gardens and countryside. May also means lots of new opportunities to have fun, and that’s certainly true in Harrogate, and further afield in Yorkshire.

  • Scott Tehrani
  • May 10, 2014 6:32 pm
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BBC Good Food Show – Harrogate.co.uk Review

The event was hosted at the Harrogate Convention Centre over 3 fabulous days of foodie offerings. A selection of celebrity chefs made their appearances from our beloved and highly esteemed Baking Boffin Mary Berry and one half of the Hairy Biker duo Dave Myers.

  • Scott Tehrani
  • May 5, 2014 6:16 pm
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BBC Good Food Show Announces Harrogate Line Up

The BBC Good Food Show has announced the launch of a new Spring Show and we’re very pleased to let you know that they will be occupying our beautiful Harrogate town.

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Earn Some Brownie Points this Mother’s Day

Oh not another event that’s going to cost you money, you may think as Mother’s Day once again approaches. Or maybe you’re looking forward to the chance to spoil your ma with gifts, flowers and food.

  • Scott Tehrani
  • March 23, 2014 1:43 pm
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Great Yorkshire Show’s Animal Magic as Tickets go on Sale

So it returns…England’s premier agricultural event, the Great Yorkshire Show and tickets go on sale Monday (3rd March). The Show – which will be the 156th – begins on Tuesday 8th July until Thursday 10th July

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BBC Good Food Show Launches New Spring Show in Harrogate

River Street Events, organisers of the BBC Good Food Shows have announced the launch of a new Spring Show, in the beautiful spa town of Harrogate, North Yorkshire.

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Valentine’s Day in Harrogate

Valentine’s Day is always on the horizon and it’s wise to plan in advance if you aim to successfully woo that special someone. Or if you’ve already got someone on the hook or have been coupled up for decades it’s nice to show how much you still care by planning something romantic. But what should you do to dazzle your darling this Valentine’s Day? Thankfully in Harrogate there are plenty of options for gifts, evenings out and more.

  • Scott Tehrani
  • February 9, 2014 12:25 pm
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Harrogate Wedding Fairs: Nice Days to Plan a White Wedding

If you’re planning a nice day and a white wedding, or something altogether more unique, the Harrogate weddings fairs are perfect opportunities to find inspiration. At these events you can start to plan your big day, from the dress down to the flowers, name cards and wedding favours.

  • Scott Tehrani
  • January 19, 2014 3:10 pm
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Game On at the Cookery Theatre

From Michelin-starred chefs to the owner of a Caribbean café inside Kirkgate Market in Leeds, this year’s Game Cookery Theatre at the Great Yorkshire Show has mouthwatering delights for all tastes.

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Harrogate Bodybuilders Raise Money for Charity

Harrogate’s very own fitness fanatics have been fighting it out in a bodybuilding event that included 30 competitors. The contest attracted over 500 people and managed to raise around £2000 for Yorkshire Cancer Research and Springwater school.

  • Scott Tehrani
  • June 30, 2013 11:53 am
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Helping Boost the Region’s Economy – Great Yorkshire Showground

Around £47m is added to the region’s economy each year through the events that take place on the Great Yorkshire Showground, a study has revealed. And within that figure, some £35m directly benefits the local Harrogate economy and supports 550 full time equivalent jobs.

  • Scott Tehrani
  • May 30, 2013 7:47 am
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Live Music Acts Head to Harrogate

A week-long festival of live music in a legendary Spiegeltent rocks Harrogate from 31 May. Part of the Harrogate International Festivals 2013 programme, the Spiegeltent brings an eclectic mix of funk, soul, funk and jazz includes a set with DJ Craig Charles of Red Dwarf and Coronation Street fame, The Gypsy Queens and The Demon Barbers.

  • Scott Tehrani
  • May 19, 2013 10:45 am
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Yorkshire Show to Get New Parking

A £500,000 cash boost is being put in place to help improve parking conditions at the Yorkshire Show in Harrogate. After last year’s Yorkshire Show was called off on account of rain, measures are being taken to improve the parking facilities.

  • Scott Tehrani
  • May 12, 2013 1:52 pm
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