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Spotlight On…Tiger Fifty 7

Tiger Fifty 7

Tiger Fifty 7 co-owners Anna Lockwood and Georgina Simpson describe their shop as “edgy”. It’s possibly not the first adjective you would actually use to describe a baby and children’s clothing store but it will make sense. Cold Bath Road … Continue reading

Spotlight On…GoodGym Harrogate

A common theme that comes through in our Spotlight features is about the sense of community that exists in Harrogate. That sense shows itself in many ways; the support and encouragement that the indies receive from local residents who value … Continue reading

Spotlight On…The Harrogate Vet

Harrogate Vet team

Stepping into the calm of The Harrogate Vet’s surgery from the busy Leeds Road, pet owners might wonder for an instant if they’d come to the right place. They will get a warm greeting from the receptionist and be offered … Continue reading

Spotlight On…Head in t’Clouds, Harrogate

Becky Head in t'Clouds

Becky Farmer’s wedding day last year turned out to be life-changing in more ways than one. As she has a degree in fashion design and loves using her clever hands to make gifts for friends and colleagues, it was no … Continue reading

Spotlight On…Onnuri Korean cuisine, Harrogate

Gina Onnuri Korean Food Harrogate

Living 5,000 miles away from the place where you grew up and where your family ran a restaurant means one thing you are going to miss for sure is the food. And when the place was Seoul and the food … Continue reading

Spotlight On…Ruth Wilkinson, Mosaic Artist

Ruth Wilkinson Robin Hood Bay

For the latest post in our Spotlight series, where we highlight some of the best independent businesses in Yorkshire, we headed over to Nidderdale to visit Ruth Wilkinson, a mosaic artist based in Pateley Bridge. It’s not often that the … Continue reading

Spotlight On…RedHouse Originals

As it can be with art itself, the RedHouse Originals gallery on Cheltenham Mount is functional and it’s also a form of expression. In the functional sense, the gallery provides a space in Harrogate for modern and contemporary art exhibitions … Continue reading

Spotlight On…Bean & Bud

In conversation with both Helen and Phil, it doesn’t take long for their enthusiasm for Bean & Bud to bubble up, coupled with an obvious business acumen for running the popular coffee house and tea shop. Their enthusiasm springs from … Continue reading

Spotlight On…Resurrected Bites at St Mark’s Church

Baltzersen's Pyttipanne at Resurrected Bites Harrogate

The statistics are striking; over 12 months, community café Resurrected Bites at St Mark’s Church on Leeds Road took 9,000kg of food destined for landfill and created meals for 5,000 people. There’s more. This people project led to a saving … Continue reading

Spotlight On…The Plant Room

In the latest blog post in our spotlight series we headed over to The Plant Room, a botanical design studio based in Leeds. Those who have been following along with this series will know that we normally use the feature … Continue reading