Harrogate

It will begin 'as soon as possible', says Work and Pensions Secretary.
I live in the happiest town in the UK. Harrogate, with its population of just under seventy-six thousand, is a quaint Victorian
We had the 3-course fixed-price (currently £50) menu, and given the quality of the food and the extras (bread, those amuse-bouches and a few palate-cleansers from the kitchen), it was superb value. For our starter it was that decadent treat, foie gras, intriguingly combined with passion fruit and miso. And what a flavour power-punch that was.
The mains ranged from simple things like burgers and steaks through to classier options such as honey and fennel glazed chicken
'You don't need 43,000 runner beans,' Ali Mundie tells me. Ali's one of three gardeners who looks after the Kitchen Garden in Harrogate's magnificent Harlow Carr Gardens, and I'm picking up some free advice on how to run your own kitchen garden, allotment, or indeed just regular garden.
Patrick Stewart, Brian Blessed, Jarvis Cocker and the man who invented the toilet; Yorkshire has a lot to boast about. But
Happiness is...living in Harrogate, North Yorkshire, according to the results from a recent study. (Well, it was definitely
Sorry to burst the bubble a little, but Le Tour is a damp squib from a spectator's view... For the first time in our lives we had come to a sporting event, seen nothing but sunburnt backs and hotdog stalls, and left not knowing the result... And, we forget to ask as Nicole Cooke perceptively did last week, where are the women?
Kate Middleton and Prince William have welcomed the Tour de France to Yorkshire, as the first UK leg of the world's great
Armed police rushed to the scene of a suspected axe attack - only to find four teenagers making a zombie film. The mix-up