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Here's why Harrogate is no longer one of Britain's best places to live

Yorkshire has performed well in The Sunday Times's 2018 guide to the best places to live in Britain. York took the overall title, while Chapel Allerton in Leeds, Beverley, Skipton, Wetherby, Malton and Pateley Bridge all appeared in the north's top 10...

today, 16:56 in Yorkshire & Humber

From Actors to Boxers: Talented people from Yorkshire you might not have heard about

Yorkshire has produced many talented people over the past generations, including the likes of Judi Dench, Sally Wainwright, Henry Moore and Chris Rea. Yorkshire has given the world talented actors, musicians, performers, artists and athletes, to name...

today, 16:49 in Yorkshire & Humber

The M62: Love it or hate, here’s why everybody should be thankful for it

The M62, or the ‘Mountains Motorway’ as it is sometimes referred to, is the 107 mile stretch of motorway which connects Liverpool to Hull via Manchester and Leeds. Many people will have driven over this stretch of motorway, and hundreds of commuters...

today, 16:49 in Yorkshire & Humber

CCTV appeal after theft at Lloyds pharmacy in Harrogate

Police have issued a CCTV image after £280 worth of items were stolen from a pharmacy in Harrogate. Officers today said the offending took place at Lloyds on Kings Road on Saturday. The woman pictured was seen going in to the pharmacy at around...

today, 16:12 in Yorkshire & Humber

Supermarket staff help with project

Two of Morrison’s marketing team have had “more reasons” than most to visit Harrogate’s Ashville Prep School. For the pair, Andy Atkinson, the supermarket giant’s Group Marketing Director, and Jennifer Taylor, its Customer Service Manager, attended...

today, 15:21 in Yorkshire & Humber

Which Yorkshire journeys are in the running to be Britain’s Most Scenic Bus Route?

Bus passengers across Yorkshire are being given the chance to vote for their favourite bus journey in a survey to find Britain’s Most Scenic Bus Route. The survey is the idea of bus enthusiast Paul Kirby, who was enjoying a summer trip along the...

today, 14:09 in Yorkshire & Humber

Birds in the pink at new home

Flamingoes are spreading their wings after a new enclosure was opened at Lotherton Wildlife World near Aberford. The new seven-metre high aviary is home to 33 birds and includes heated indoor quarters and even a heated indoor pool where the colourful...

today, 14:09 in Yorkshire & Humber

8 ideal jobs currently on offer in Leeds if you want to work in arts and entertainment

Always had a creative flair? There exciting jobs currently on offer in Leeds could be just the ticket to make your big break into the arts and entertainment industry. Storyliner, Emmerdale ITV Are you creatively minded with a passion for soap? This...

today, 13:01 in Yorkshire & Humber

In pictures: Photographer captures some of Nidd Gorge’s most beautiful birds

CLICK HERE: Gallery of Nidd Gorge's beautiful birds A wildlife photographer from Bilton has captured on camera his first ever sighting of a Goldcrest while bird watching at Nidd Gorge. The photographs, by Steve Martin, show just a handful of the wild...

today, 11:43 in Yorkshire & Humber

Refurbished trains to replace pacers on Harrogate line

Harrogate commuters could soon be travelling on refurbished Scottish trains as work to phase out old pacer style trains continues. Northern has announced that it has this week taken possession of two Class 170 trains at its Neville Hill depot near...

today, 10:17 in Yorkshire & Humber

Train disruption ahead as union confirms Yorkshire rail strike days next week

Commuters are facing disruption next week after union bosses announced two further days of rail strike action. The RMT Union said today (Tuesday) that its members will walk out for 24 hours on Monday and next Thursday, March 29. Read more: David...

today, 08:42 in Yorkshire & Humber

Wetherby woman's tribute to late father in Oscar-winning Pixar animation, Coco

A Wetherby woman working in California for Pixar animations has designed a cartoon tribute to her late father in a scene of the Oscar-winning animation 'Coco'. Earlier this month the Disney Pixar production, Coco, won Best Animated Feature Film and...

yesterday, 17:51 in Yorkshire & Humber

How Pateley Bridge's community spirit helped secure a spot among the Sunday Times' best places to live

Residents in Pateley Bridge have been left ecstatic following news of the town’s listing in the Sunday Times’ Best Places to Live Guide for 2018. For the second consecutive year the town has received the award, with recognition for it’s thriving High...

yesterday, 17:39 in Yorkshire & Humber

Family-friendly events in Yorkshire this Easter

Easter is shortly approaching and with this comes the Easter holidays. There are many events throughout Yorkshire which will not only take place over the Easter weekend, but during the whole of the Easter holidays. These are fun, creative events which...

yesterday, 16:30 in Yorkshire & Humber

Chinese New Year celebrated

Harrogate Grammar School have had reason to celebrate twice in quick succession through outstanding Chinese exam success and Chinese New Year celebrations. Seven students have spent the last six months working towards the HSK Chinese Proficiency exams...

yesterday, 15:06 in Yorkshire & Humber

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