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D&S column: a bright future for RAF Leeming

On the way back from one of my regular surgeries in Leyburn recently I called into RAF Leeming to have a chat with the new station commander Group Captain Blythe Crawford.

D&S column: sporting success and ambition

I know we are now well into the cricket season – and of course it is raining as I write this! – but football fans in Northallerton are currently on tenterhooks.

The little-known charity with grants for you

You would think that a body that had made grants of £10m to local organisations in our area in recent years would be pretty well known.

But I am fairly sure that most of you will never have heard of the Two Ridings Community Foundation.

Until quite recently I hadn’t either.

Cracking down on illegal traveller sites

With Appleby Horse Fair less than a month away, I know many communities in the constituency will be wondering what the annual trek of travelling folk to the event in Cumbria might mean for them.