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North Yorkshire Now
The newsletter for North Yorkshire residents | April 2013

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  Addressing the issues on county roads

We examine the causes of the problems facing the county's 5,250 miles of road and how the council is addressing them.
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  New route videos to keep bikers safe

With the bike season approaching, two new route videos have been launched to help to keep motorcyclists safe.
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  Figures show county's child obesity rates

About one in seven North Yorkshire children aged 10 or 11 is obese, according to recent figures. Find out what families can do.
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  Full speed ahead on fibre broadband

Expansion of high-speed fibre continues with Superfast North Yorkshire's announcement of areas to be upgraded in summer.
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  Last chance for Hotspots claims

As the weather stays cold, there's still time to take advantage of a project to help vulnerable people get free energy-efficiency help.
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  Your past is waiting at the library

Find My Past, which offers access to millions of family history records, is now available online at North Yorkshire libraries.
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  Magnificent seventh for literature festival

The seventh Long Weekend literature festival, organised by the county council's library service, will be held from April 11 to 14.
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  Timber traffic route map published

A route map for transporting timber has been published following consultation with the industry and communities.
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