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Yorkshire Dales News - Weekly Round Up

Week Ending Friday 18th May

A look back at the past week, with our weekly round up of Yorkshire Dales News published on Daelnet.

No let up in hit and run investigation

Friday 18 May 2007
NORTH Yorkshire Police have insisted there will be no let up in the investigation into the hit and run accident that claimed the life of a 75-year-old man.

Creative signpost needed for dales craftworks

Friday 18 2007
VISITORS to a group of craft based businesses in the Yorkshire Dales will soon be pointed in the right direction for quality workmanship and creative expertise, thanks to an initiative by Richmondshire District Council.

Inquest opens on unidentified Pen-y-ghent woman

Thursday 17 May 2007
THE inquest on an Oriental woman whom police are still trying to identify nearly three years after her body was found in a lonely mountain stream in the Yorkshire Dales is set to open today in Skipton.

Pennine trek raises money for guide dogs

Thursday 17 2007
BIG-HEARTED Rangers legend Arthur Numan is to have a guide dog puppy named after him to thank him for his support of a fundraiser currently trekking through parts of the Yorkshire Dales on an amazing walk.

Dales community joins national drugs campaign

Wednesday 16 May 2007
COMMUNITY safety bosses in the Hambleton district of the Yorkshire Dales have signed up to a national campaign which aims to make communities safe from drugs and alcohol misuse and the anti social behaviour it spawns.

Heritage grants to improve Richmondshire communities

Wednesday 16 2007
HERITAGE projects across the Richmondshire district of the Yorkshire Dales are being encouraged to take advantage of funding aimed at conserving the area's rich history.

Second award for Dales National Park officer

Tuesday 15 May 2007
A Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority staff member is pleased as punch after scooping a second award in two years.

"Green" Brown orders more energy cuts

Tuesday 15 2007
AS CHANCELLOR Gordon Brown launches his campaign for the premiership with calls for more "green" policies, it was revealed at the weekend that he has slashed budgets for small renewable energy projects in rural areas.

Dales water safety partnership wins national recognition

Monday 14 May 2007
A hard-hitting campaign pioneered by a partnership between Yorkshire Water, the emergency services and the Hambleton Community Safety Partnership has won both national and regional recognition.

Richmondshire extends art competition

Monday 14 2007
A Community Safety themed art competition, which proved popular with young school pupils across the Richmondshire district of the Yorkshire Dales, has been extended for 2007.


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