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Major revisions to Parliamentary constituency boundary plans

Major revisions to Parliamentary constituency boundary plans

Major changes have been made to plans to redraw the Parliamentary constituency boundaries in Yorkshire and across the country. Major changes have been made to plans to redraw the Parliamentary constituency boundaries in Yorkshire and across the...

today, 00:38 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
‘Bringing Channel 4 to Leeds will spark a creative revolution’ - young Yorkshire stars back campaign

‘Bringing Channel 4 to Leeds will spark a creative revolution’ - young Yorkshire stars back campaign

A new campaign has today been launched to persuade Channel 4 to move to Leeds - with a pledge that it will spark a revolution in the creative and screen industries in Yorkshire and across the North. The Leeds City Region partnership of Yorkshire...

today, 00:14 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Ophelia winds batter western parts of United Kingdom as Yorkshire holds its breath

Ophelia winds batter western parts of United Kingdom as Yorkshire holds its breath

Yorkshire was waiting to see if former Hurricane Ophelia would strike the county with her full force after a day of fierce winds and storms struck Ireland and the west coast. High winds were expected across parts of the White Rose county as Ophelia...

yesterday, 22:43 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Police in Humberside warn over telephone scam aimed at elderly and vulnerable

Police in Humberside warn over telephone scam aimed at elderly and vulnerable

Police in Humberside are advising people to be cautious following reports of a telephone scam targeting the vulnerable and elderly. The scam involves a call from someone pretending to be from the police fraud squad, advising that there has been...

yesterday, 22:21 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
The Yorkshire Post says: 'Why Tory MPs must now use their power and fight for our region'

The Yorkshire Post says: 'Why Tory MPs must now use their power and fight for our region'

EVEN though the Conservatives are committed to reducing the number of MPs by 50, there’s as much chance of the Boundary Commission’s proposals being implemented as Yorkshire councils agreeing a devolution deal by the end of the week. Tom Richmond:...

yesterday, 21:43 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Tom Richmond: Why it is time to hold referendum over Yorkshire devolution

Tom Richmond: "Why it is time to hold referendum over Yorkshire devolution"

THE most ambitious region in the country? I’d like to think it is Yorkshire thanks to the visionaries and trailblazers who live and work here. The most outspoken? Definitely. Just as one department store is never knowingly undersold, this county has...

yesterday, 21:27 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Brexit talks accelerate soon, say May and Juncker after working dinner

Brexit talks accelerate soon, say May and Juncker after working dinner

THERESA May and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker have said efforts to find an agreement in the Brexit talks should “accelerate” in the coming months. Following talks in Brussels, the Prime Minister and Mr Juncker issued a joint...

yesterday, 21:27 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Man threatens woman with hammer and snatches bag in Dewsbury shopping centre robbery

Man threatens woman with hammer and snatches bag in Dewsbury shopping centre robbery

A man threatened a woman with a hammer and demanded her phone during a robbery in a Dewsbury shopping centre. Kirklees CID today said officers would like to speak to anyone who has information after the offence between 3pm and 3.30pm on Wednesday,...

yesterday, 19:21 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Yorkshire hospitals ‘working hard to retain EU staff’ despite some Brexit-effect on staff quit rates

Yorkshire hospitals ‘working hard to retain EU staff’ despite some Brexit-effect on staff quit rates

A Yorkshire hospital has seen three times more staff from EU countries quit their jobs after the Brexit vote than before it, new research has revealed. The investigation found that almost one in every 10 workers who left Airedale Hospital in 2016/17...

yesterday, 19:00 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Minister defends rejection of One Yorkshire devolution proposal

Minister defends rejection of One Yorkshire devolution proposal

A MINISTER has insisted it is up to Yorkshire to decide its devolution future while simultaneously rejecting the One Yorkshire proposal. Lord Bourne continued to stand by the Government’s insistence that the Sheffield City Region devolution deal...

yesterday, 18:26 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
“I never wanted to be lead singer of Genesis,” says Phil Collins

“I never wanted to be lead singer of Genesis,” says Phil Collins

He is one of just three musicians to sell more than 100 million solo albums. But Phil Collins is an unlikely pop star as Catherine Scott discovers as he prepares to come to Yorkshire. Sir Paul McCartney, Michael Jackson and Phil Collins - it is an...

yesterday, 18:26 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Watch: Year 7 students at Harrogate High School learn how to save a life

Year 7 students at Harrogate High School have joined some 25,000 other schoolchildren across the country for a lesson that could save someone's life. Around 900 volunteers have visited 126 schools across Yorkshire this morning, to teach CPR as part of...

yesterday, 17:40 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Leeds ‘the perfect city to trial driverless cars and robot surgeons’

Leeds ‘the perfect city to trial driverless cars and robot surgeons’

Leeds is ideally placed to pilot driverless cars, robotic surgery and other cutting edge technologies, one of the city’s leading tech experts has said. Professor Adam Beaumont, chief executive and founder of aql, told The Yorkshire Post that the...

yesterday, 17:03 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Red sun phenomenon casts ghostly haze across Yorkshire... and leaves some to question if this is the end of the world?

Red sun phenomenon casts ghostly haze across Yorkshire... and leaves some to question if this is the end of...

A red sun spotted in the sky over parts of Yorkshire on Monday morning may have been caused by Hurricane Ophelia but that didn't stop many from sharing their own 'scientific' opinions on social media. The eerie conditions were explained by experts as...

yesterday, 16:57 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Leeds mum claimed £85,000 in benefits for disabled son for six years after he died

Leeds mum claimed £85,000 in benefits for disabled son for six years after he died

A MOTHER who failed to declare her disabled son had died and fraudulently claimed more than £85,000 in benefits for six years after his death has been jailed. Leeds Crown Court heard 64-year-old Anne-Marie Turrall was full-time carer for her son...

yesterday, 16:24 in Yorkshire & Humber
 


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