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Yorkshire Dales News - Weekly Round Up

Week Ending Friday 13 March

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

Nidderdale AONB Launches 2009 Events Programme

Friday 13 March
NIDDERDALE Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) has now launched its Events Programme for 2009 (April - October).

Yorkshire Young Farmers to be hired or fired

Friday 13 March
NATIONAL Healthcare Charity Sue Ryder Care has challenged Young Farmers across Yorkshire to show their entrepreneurial flair by launching a new competition which celebrates the huge amount of good work the organisation does for good causes.

Rural broadband is a step closer, says the CLA

Thursday 12 March
IN RESPONSE to Government Minister Lord Carter’s comments that the BBC could have a role in funding broadband for all, the CLA urges the Government to take concrete steps to make this a reality.

Spring clean for Hambleton

Thursday 12 March
COMMUNITIES across the Yorkshire Dales district of Hambleton are being called upon to join together and take part in the country’s biggest ever spring clean!

Cool welcome for new planning supremo

Wednesday 11 March
THE newly appointed chairman of the Government’s controversial Infrastructure Planning Commission has received a cool – and sardonic – welcome from the Campaign to Protect Rural England.

Flying Scotsman- The Great Vintage Rally

Wednesday 11 March
The London to Edinburgh Trial by Vintage Car will be passing through the Yorkshire Dales on the 29th March; a great photographic opportunity for the vintage vehicle enthusiast.

Dales windfarm battle may continue

Tuesday 10 March
A CAMPAIGN group set up to oppose the building on a huge windfarm in the Yorkshire Dales is preparing for the next step in a legal battle that it thought it had already won – just in case.

Bee deaths research boost

Tuesday 10 March
THE Government has launched a new research blitz into the mystery of rapidly falling honey bee numbers – and is asking for help from an estimated 20,000 amateur bee keepers.

Public urged to have their say on the future of Ilkley Grammar

Monday 09 March
PUPILS and parents are to be among those consulted on options for Ilkley Grammar school which is in the final stage of Bradford council's refurbishment and rebuilding programme.

Boxing club goes from strength to strength

Monday 09 March
A BOXING club set up by officers from Catterick Safer Neighbourhood Policing Team is proving to be a knockout success.


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