..the internet gateway for the dales Book icon

Yorkshire Dales News - Weekly Round Up

Week Ending Friday 04 July

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

There’s more to Richmondshire than trolleys and brisket

Friday 04 July 2008
RICHMONDSHIRE District Council has hit back after a national newspaper characterised a local town as having “well-upholstered matrons with trolleys on wheels”.

Top award for Dales business pioneer

Wednesday 02 July 2008
A YOUNG Yorkshire Dales businessman who transformed as threatened stately home into a bustling business centre wills today (July 2) receive a top architectural award for what is in effect his estate “canteen.”

War of words over eco-town plans

Tuesday 01 July 2008
THE Government’s plans to build 14 so-called “eco-towns” – one of them near York – burst into a flaming row yesterday between the housing minister and one of Britain’s most respected countryside charities.

Pressure mounts over Government “green” plans

Monday 30 June 2008
GROWING opposition to the Government’s so called “green” plans reached storm force over the weekend as more and more organisations and journalists asked whether they were intended to better the environment – or raise more money in taxation.


Home  |  News  |  Daelnet Directory  |  What's New  |  Features  |  Gallery  |  Local Info  |  Books & Maps  |  Contact Us  |  Services
Dillicar - The field where dill is grown (Old English)    more  places »
Your Privacy  
Copyright 1995-2013 - Dales.Net