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Yorkshire holiday accommodation given top marks

Six holiday cottages, B&Bs and guesthouses in Yorkshire have achieved 10/10 ratings from satisfied guests. has revealed the accommodation options that received the highest guest experience scores on the site based on customer...

yesterday, 16:36 in Yorkshire & Humber

Restaurant at Whitby TIC site given approval

Scarborough Council has approved permission for a new restaurant at Whitby's former Tourist Information Centre. Andrew Pern, who runs the Michelin-starred Star Inn at Harome and York’s Star Inn The City restaurant, will take over the town’s tourist infor

yesterday, 16:24 in Yorkshire & Humber

Controlled explosions carried out on chemicals at Yorkshire schools

Over 40 schools in North and West Yorkshire have been visited by army bomb disposal experts after it was discovered they were storing a potentially hazardous chemical on their premises. Controlled explosions had to be carried out at the schools - among t

yesterday, 15:48 in Yorkshire & Humber

The Yorkshire GP who says we can think ourselves slim

Yorkshire GP Dr Julie Coffey has written two books to help us lead healthier lifestyles. Catherine Scott reports. Yorkshire GP Dr Julie Coffey believes we really can think ourselves slim. The Sheffield doctor has just written her second book, Think Yours

yesterday, 15:48 in Yorkshire & Humber

DVLA VED car tax: Find out how much you will pay!

New tax rules will end up costing South Yorkshire motorists hundreds of pounds when they come into force in April. DVLA’s VED is set for an overhaul that means cars that previously dodged a bill will now be liable with environmental vehicle excise duty i

yesterday, 15:38 in Yorkshire & Humber

Study says Whitby has the fourth best seaside B&Bs

Study puts Whitby ahead of Scarborough. A study into the best hotels and B&Bs from seaside resorts around the country has found that Whitby has the fourth best offering. Whitby ranked ahead of other resorts on the east coast of Yorkshire, with...

yesterday, 15:24 in Yorkshire & Humber

World heritage for Abbey Headland hits obstacles

Some councillors from the town council are working towards obtaining World Heritage Status for the Whitby Abbey headland. A proposal, put forward by Cllr Geoff Wilson, was discussed at the most recent meeting, but obstacles were raised by other councillo

yesterday, 15:09 in Yorkshire & Humber

Controversial plans for new TIC set for green light

Plans to convert Whitby’s harbourside tourist information centre into a restaurant and ice cream parlour have been discussed by councillors. Scarborough Borough Council is relocating the information centre to premises near the harbour as part of budget c

yesterday, 15:09 in Yorkshire & Humber

Quidditch team to hold try-outs in Leeds

It's a sport played by wizards - but Muggles can try their hand at Quidditch in Leeds. A brand-new league based on the game, which features in the Harry Potter books, is recruiting players in the city. A franchise known as the Yorkshire Roses will compet

yesterday, 14:20 in Yorkshire & Humber

Students greet education chief at big opening

Students from Scarborough’s new University Technical College were helping to greet the Education Secretary at the official opening today of the hi-tech college at Weaponness. Justine Greening was being shown round by sponsors including North Yorkshire Co

yesterday, 10:09 in Yorkshire & Humber

Student’s business in the frame

By Jack Dinsley, 17 senior correspondent for Junior Gazette Samantha Kilsby is a Year 13 student who currently attends Carr Hill High School and Sixth Form Centre. When I last interviewed the student, she was progressing with her photography work but now

Wednesday, 15:13 in Yorkshire & Humber

LEEDS BOMB SCARE: Latest on city centre drama

Shoppers are being allowed to return to Victoria Gate in Leeds following a bomb scare this morning. A suspicious package found nearby has now been declared safe. The item was discovered just after 8.30am on Harewood Street, close to the John Lewis store.

Wednesday, 12:38 in Yorkshire & Humber

Opinion: Our wonderful bodies!

Has anybody ever said to you that you have a wonderful body? It’s not a chat up line I’ve ever used so I carry no scars. However, bodies are wonderful! What bodies am Italking about? All kinds! Take my car, for instance. The bodywork is the outer skin of

Tuesday, 11:15 in Yorkshire & Humber

Could you be Hunted? TV show seeks new contestants

Producers of a TV show are looking for daring contestants to 'go to ground' in a bid to evade capture in 21st-century Britain. The team behind 2016's hit Channel Four series Hunted are recruiting a new set of fugitives for this year's challenge. In the s

Tuesday, 10:56 in Yorkshire & Humber

Awesome foursome complete sea fishing course in Whitby

Whitby Fishing School is again celebrating the achievements of four further students, who have successfully completed their Level 2 Diplomas in Maritime Studies – Sea Fishing Pathway. During the past 12 months, students Myles Hatfield, Shaun Topham, Rick

Tuesday, 08:46 in Yorkshire & Humber

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