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Yorkshire Dales News - Weekly Round Up

Week Ending Friday 13 February

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

Clean-up for the Buttertubs

Friday 13 February
MEMBERS of Swaledale Mountain Rescue and Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority (YDNPA) Rangers will be mounting a combined operation at the famous Buttertubs potholes tomorrow (Feb 14) – to collect a load of rubbish.

Youth Council launches search for Richmondshire’s top bands

Friday 13 February
THE best bands in Richmondshire are being invited battle it out for a prestigious top prize – by the district’s own Youth Council.

New chance to learn in the Dales

Thursday 12 February
YOUNG people wanting to learn more about the Yorkshire Dales National Park and the work of its volunteers are being given the chance to get hands-on experience.

Email help for credit crunch business

Thursday 12 February
HUNDREDS of small business owners in North Yorkshire are being offered email help on how to survive the credit crunch. And the advice, from top business experts, is completely free.

Go to work on an egg – again!

Wednesday 11 February
SALES of eggs in Britain have been plummeting for decades because of a growing obsession with health: back in the 1970’s, scientists claimed that eggs were a major cause of growing cholesterol levels which, in turn, led to more coronary disease.

RSPCA attacks in-breeding of pedigree dogs

Wednesday 11 February
WITH the Kennel Club’s Cruft’s dog show banned from BBC TV for the first time in 40 years, the RSPCA has launched another attack on pedigree dog breeders for allowing closely related animals to mate.

Even more support needed for rural business – CLA

Monday 09 February
DESPITE assurances from Defra secretary Hilary Benn that rural business is vital to the recovery of the national economy, the Country Land and Business Association is calling for even more support for business in the countryside.

Spring clean for Hambleton

Monday 09 February
THE streets of Hambleton are being given an early spring clean this month – despite the wintry weather!


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