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Rishi Sunak secures boost for Dales tourism industry

Environment chiefs have agreed to Rishi Sunak’s call to extend the salmon fishing season on the River Ure.

The Environment Agency will start the process of changing the season when salmon can be caught in the river so it starts in February rather April.

Rishi Sunak welcomes affordable housing in Gilling West

A £1.6 million affordable housing scheme which has provided homes for people with a connection to a small Richmondshire village has been officially opened.

Rishi Sunak MP was among the guests at the opening of Broadacres’ 11-home scheme in Gilling West, near Richmond.

Rishi Sunak welcomes youngsters' love of cricket

Rishi Sunak has welcomed the growing popularity of cricket among young people in Bedale.

As part of an English Cricket Board (ECB) initiative, Bedale Cricket Club have extended itsrange of junior groups with the All Stars which  are designed for children aged 5 to 8 years.

Rishi Sunak hails success of revived Bedale Festival

Bedale's revived Scout and Guide Community Festival has been acclaimed a great success by Rishi Sunak.

The festival wasn't held in 2017 because of lack of support but returned this year and attracted hundreds of people to the grounds of Bedale Hall.

Rishi Sunak praises work of Princes Trust team

Rishi Sunak has praised the work of a group of unemployed young people have been rolling up their sleeves to help revamp an unused school building in Catterick Garrison.

Rishi Sunak takes part in Catterick parkrun anniversary event

Rishi Sunak MP joined hundreds of people who took part in the first anniversary Catterick parkrun.

The event, which is held at 9am every Saturday morning at Catterick Racecourse, saw runners of all ages and abilities get involved in the celebratory event.