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Wackers This restaurant in Scarborough is part of the Healthier Choices scheme, committed to providing healthier food options.
Walking groups unite to help more people get active for health The landscapes and picturesque market towns and villages are famous around the world, capturing the imaginations of generations who have visited them.
Walks, horse and bike rides Information about walking, horse riding and cycling in North Yorkshire and the associated health benefits.
Wallpaper You can take wallpaper, free of charge, to all household waste recycling centres.
Washing machines You can recycle washing machines, free of charge, at all our household waste recycling centres.
Waste and recycling Find out where to take your waste and recycling and view information about bin collections, composting and commercial waste.
Waste reduction tips During the coronavirus pandemic it’s vital that people stay home, protect the NHS and save lives. As a result we’ve closed all of our HWRCs to discourage people from making non-essential journeys, reduce the risk of the virus spreading and protect staff.
Waste that we make a charge for There are charges for disposing of hardcore, rubble, plasterboard and tyres at our household waste recycling centres. Theses items are currently not accepted at the Harrogate centre, but are accepted at other centres.
Wasting the summer holidays? Jenny Lowes looks at holiday recycling and offers money-saving tips on cutting food waste.
Ways to reduce and reuse Resources are available to help you reduce your waste or reuse unwanted items.
We care because you matter As corporate parents we are responsible for ensuring that looked after children and care leavers get the best possible opportunities in life.
We celebrate our county’s dedicated volunteers Contributions of individuals and organisations across North Yorkshire were recognised today (30 September) in our annual Community Awards.
We shine a light on Skipton resident Ben’s love of street lamps A young man with a fascination for street lamps enjoyed a day behind the scenes with pit street lights team.
We take the measures to see you get what you pay for From the head on your beer to the fuel in your car, weights and measures affect so many aspects of daily life, writes North Yorkshire Trading Standards officer Natalie Bradley.
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Website accessibility Find out how we ensure our website can be used by people of all abilities and disabilities.
Websites Find out about website accessibility, maintenance and statistics and view our social media pages.
Wedding ceremony venues View details of approved wedding venues in North Yorkshire and registration offices.
Weeds You can take garden weeds to all household waste recycling centres.
Weights and measures We can provide advice, testing and verification services for your weighing and measuring equipment.
Weights and measures - advice and guidance Advice and guidance on weights and measures-related topics, including average quantities, delivery of oil and gas, sale of alcohol, weighing equipment and more.
Welcome to North Yorkshire County Council
West Harrogate household waste recycling centre Opening times, location and the waste taken at West Harrogate HWRC.
West of Harrogate developments Find out more about road works as part of the West of Harrogate developments coming forward as part of Harrogate Borough Council’s Local Plan.
Westfield Farm Westfield Farm is a wedding venue in Malton, North Yorkshire.
Wharfedale Grange Wharfedale Grange wedding venue in Harewood, North Yorkshire.
What age do children start school? Usually, children start reception the September after their fourth birthday. However, applications can sometimes be deferred.
What to expect from your ceremony Here's what to expect from your ceremony when your big day arrives.
What we can do at home to add to impact of coming single-use plastics ban Service improvement officer Jenny Lowes looks at the challenges and opportunities around single-use plastics and what we can all do to help.
Which address to use when applying for a school place Advice about permanent residence, what to do if you move house, applying to schools across county boundaries, and arriving from overseas.
Whinstone View Whinstone View is a wedding venue in Great Ayton, North Yorkshire.
Whinstone View Bistro Whinstone View offer Healthier Choices in their menu for when you eat out.
Whitby household waste recycling centre Opening times, location and the waste taken at Whitby HWRC.
Whitby library Information about Whitby library including contact details and services offered.
Whitby park and ride Ticket prices, location and site information for Whitby park and ride.
Whitby registration office View details about the Whitby registration office at Farndale House.
Whitby Swing Bridge In response to public feedback from last year’s trial closure of Whitby Swing Bridge we will be implementing further closures in 2022.
Whitby then and now Part of Whitby’s charm is the timeless beauty of the port and the quirks in its architecture.
White Lodge Hotel White Lodge Hotel is a wedding venue in Filey, North Yorkshire.
White Rose Forest We are part of the White Rose Forest partnership, which aims to plant seven million trees across North and West Yorkshire by 2025.
White Syke Fields White Sykes Fields is a wedding venue in Malton, North Yorkshire
Whitegates Nursery This garden centre offer healthier choices in its cafe menu.
Why you should take up healthy school meals for your child Families across North Yorkshire are being encouraged to take up school meals as an affordable, healthy way to feed their children.
Wiltshire Farm Foods The Thirsk branch of this company are providing healthier meals when delivering at home
Win a pair of hand-thrown mugs from Little Wren Pottery Little Wren Pottery is the father and daughter team of Chris Baker and Victoria Baker, who make stoneware pottery in North Yorkshire.
Windsor Guest House Windsor Guest House offer Healthier Choices in their breakfast menu, giving you a healthier option when staying in North Yorkshire
Winter health for older people Look after your health this winter, including tips on keeping warm and safe, cheap ways to heat a house, and claim winter fuel allowance.
Winter service View our gritting routes, find out how communities can get involved and view live weather cameras across the county.
Winter, summer and wet weather driving tips Winter driving tips for icy roads and in the snow; driving safely in all weathers including wet roads, road safety tips for summer driving.
Wolseley Wolseley UK's Ripon staff canteen is offering Healthier Choices in its menu. It gives you options when at work.
Wombleton household waste recycling centre Opening times, location and the waste taken at Wombleton HWRC.
Wood Hall Hotel Wood Hall Hotel is a wedding venue in Whetherby, North Yorkshire.
Woodlands Farm Woodlands Farm are offering Healthier Choices in their breakfast menu
Woolas Barn Woolas Barn is a wedding venue in Appleton Roebuck, North Yorkshire.
Work experience Work experience offers you the chance to get real insight into the world of work and begin to explore different career pathways, which may interest you.
Working and volunteering for the youth justice service The youth justice service has expert staff from different services and specialist areas, supported by skilled and committed volunteers.
Working for us As a high performing local authority who put our residents at the heart of what we do, we have a lot to celebrate. Are you what we are looking for?
Workplace wellbeing award North Yorkshire Find out about North Yorkshire’s Workplace Wellbeing Award which is for organisations who are committed to improving the health and wellbeing of their workforce.
Worsley Arms Hotel Worsley Arms Hotel is a wedding venue in Hovingham, North Yorkshire.
Wrap it up and start again – recycling plastic bags and wrapping Until recently, recycling plastic bags and wrapping has been difficult and confusing. These plastics aren’t yet collected in kerbside recycling systems so all too often they end up contaminating recycling collections or in the rubbish bin.
Wrapping paper You can take wrapping paper, free of charge, to all household waste recycling centres.