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21/07/2017 03:00 AM
Terry's factory store set to be transformed into restaurant
AN HISTORIC building on the former Terry’s factory site is set to become a restaurant, coffee shop and delicatessen - and could join Andrew Pern’s growing empire of Star Inns.

21/07/2017 03:00 AM
D-Day veteran dies, 92
A NORMANDY veteran who flew with the Canadian Air Force during the 1944 campaign to liberate Europe has died, aged 92.

21/07/2017 03:00 AM
Uber drivers 'sleeping out' in York, it is claimed
UBER drivers licensed in Bradford are ‘sleeping out’ in York to get trade, it has been claimed.

20/07/2017 06:03 PM
York born Vince Cable wins party leadership
Sir Vince Cable has become the new leader of the Liberal Democrats with a promise to offer voters the possibility of an "exit from Brexit" through a second referendum on EU membership.

20/07/2017 05:22 PM
Mass demonstration at council HQ over housing plans
ALMOST one hundred villagers have staged a demonstration outside a council headquarters against plans for a huge new settlement near York.

20/07/2017 05:00 PM
Crime drops in North Yorkshire but sex crime up again
RECORDED crime in North Yorkshire has fallen by two per cent - bucking the national trend.

20/07/2017 04:35 PM
Pat's heading off after 30 years at city school
A DEDICATED and long-serving head teacher is calling time on her career, after 30 years at a York primary school.

20/07/2017 04:12 PM
Massive new prison given green light
PLANNERS have given the go ahead to plans for a huge new prison in a village near Stamford Bridge, despite strong protests by residents.

20/07/2017 04:09 PM
Final work to start on Tadcaster Bridge
FINAL tidying up work will start around the repaired Tadcaster Bridge from Monday, July 24.

20/07/2017 04:07 PM
Day in memory of little Kenzie, 3
A FAMILY fun day is being held in memory of a much-loved York boy, described as a “bundle of energy,” who died in his sleep.

20/07/2017 04:00 PM
PICTURE GALLERY: 55 old photos showing how York Minster was saved
FIFTY years ago York Minster's Central Tower was in danger of falling down.

20/07/2017 04:00 PM
Cancer treatment goes mobile in North Yorkshire
CANCER patients across North Yorkshire and the coast will soon have treatment brought to their doorsteps .

20/07/2017 04:00 PM
Long serving police officer steps down
A LONG serving officer and chair of the North Yorkshire Police Federation has stepped down from the force.

20/07/2017 03:55 PM
Still time to join Acomb fun run
THERE is still time for people to sign up to the first ever children's Acomb Fun Run.

20/07/2017 02:16 PM
Teen caught by CCTV
A TEENAGER has been charged after police watched him crash a car.

20/07/2017 01:07 PM
Press looks to take on apprentices
HAVE you ever dreamed of working in one of the best local newsrooms in the country?

20/07/2017 01:03 PM
Happy couple tie the knot
THE WEDDING of Nicolas Edward Ashwood and Jennifer Rachael Mellor took place at St Cuthbert’s Church, Burton Fleming.

20/07/2017 12:48 PM
Station hit and run driver banned and fined £3,000
THE managing director of a York company has been disqualified from driving for six months and fined more than £3,000 after he knocked a cyclist over and fled the scene.

20/07/2017 12:33 PM
Show’s record crowd
A RECORD crowd descended on a North Yorkshire stately home for the largest classic car show in the North of England.

20/07/2017 11:19 AM
Pupils' play park design triumph
STUDENTS at a York school are enjoying a new £12,000 play park, which creative pupils helped design.

20/07/2017 11:10 AM
Man arrested over York sex attacks
A MAN has been arrested in connection with two sex attacks in York.

20/07/2017 11:07 AM
Delays expected over traffic lights
TEMPORARY traffic lights will be in place at a major York crossroads for several weeks.

20/07/2017 11:04 AM
Tributes to crash victim, Sue, 63
THE "devastated" family of a woman who died in a crash in North Yorkshire have paid tribute to her as an inquest into her death was opened and adjourned.

20/07/2017 10:18 AM
Pitch up for sleepout with wildlife
RSPB Blacktoft Sands is inviting visitors to explore the reserve at night in an exclusive after-hours event, as part of the RSPB’s Big Wild Sleepout.

20/07/2017 09:32 AM
Private hire driver fined by court
A TAXI driver from York has been fined after illegally picking up three people and breaking licensing offences.

20/07/2017 09:09 AM
UPDATED: Missing York teenager found safe and well
POLICE say Gabi Robinson, from York, who was reported as missing, has been found safe and well.

20/07/2017 08:56 AM
Ten lambs stolen from field in North Yorkshire
POLICE are urging people in rural areas to be vigilant after ten lambs were stolen from a field in North Yorkshire.

20/07/2017 07:15 AM
THE GLORY OF GLASS: 50 years protecting Minster's wonderful stained glass
The York Glaziers Trust is 50 years old today. STEPHEN LEWIS looks back at the Trust's origins - and its half century of preserving the stained glass of York Minster

20/07/2017 07:10 AM
COLUMN: Sex is good for the heart? I'd rather fit a pacemaker...
Sex, sex, sex - the papers are full of it. ‘Making love is good for your heart (but only if you’re a man)’ was the first headline that unsettled me while having a quick read on the train.

20/07/2017 06:00 AM
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20/07/2017 05:00 AM
Changes to high-end York hotel plans
A HIGH-END hotel company eyeing York is changing its plans for a city centre building.

20/07/2017 03:00 AM
Pervert jailed after being caught with close to 11,000 sexual images of children
A SEX offender who continued his perverted interest in children despite having specialist treatment is today starting 22 months in jail.

20/07/2017 03:00 AM
MP’s bid to help grieving parents
A NORTH Yorkshire MP is trying to push a law through Parliament that will make sure parents coping with the loss of a child get paid time off work.

19/07/2017 05:58 PM
Exposure incidents investigated by police
POLICE are investigating two separate incidents in Tadcaster and Selby in which a man is reported to have exposed himself to women.

19/07/2017 04:52 PM
Man in blond wig steals meat from filling station store
A MAN wearing a blond wig and glasses has stolen meat from a York filling station.

19/07/2017 04:15 PM
Thunderstorms reach North Yorkshire but no flooding says the fire service
THUNDERSTORMS have reached North Yorkshire tonight from the west but weakened as they crossed through the county.

19/07/2017 04:09 PM
Sentencing of Katie Rough's killer delayed
A TEENAGER who admitted killing seven-year-old Katie Rough will not be sentenced on Thursday after the hearing was re-scheduled for the autumn.

19/07/2017 04:00 PM
Pupils help Miss get to top job
A YORK school took an imaginative approach to appointing their new head teacher, with members of the school council getting a say in who got the job.

19/07/2017 03:51 PM
Thumbs up for nurses at Unity Health
NURSES and doctors at a York GP surgery have been rated highly by their patients.

19/07/2017 03:09 PM
Extra cash plea for advice sessions
YORK needs to up the number of advice sessions to help people hit by the roll out of Universal Credit, Labour campaigners say.

19/07/2017 01:53 PM
'One of life's beautiful people' - tribute paid to 18-year-old Ella Batters after sudden death
AN 18-YEAR-OLD York woman who died suddenly on holiday was 'one of life's beautiful people,' her former employer has said.

19/07/2017 01:49 PM
Matches at new stadium by 2019/2020 - McGill
THE boss of York's football club has said they will be playing in a new stadium in the 2019/20 season.

19/07/2017 12:30 PM
STADIUM LATEST - Work will start this autumn, £2.6 million wiped off cost
OCTOBER will see work definitively start on York’s long-awaited Community Stadium, and councillors have "every confidence" football and rugby will be played at the new ground in 2019.

19/07/2017 10:50 AM
BOOKS: A new walking tour of York
Journalist and Yorktour director ALFRED HICKLING has written a new guidebook to York. He explains why...

19/07/2017 08:36 AM
Road now clear after crash on A64 near York
THERE has been a crash on the A64 near York this morning.

19/07/2017 06:20 AM
Cash and valuable items stolen in York burglary
CASH and valuable items have been stolen from a property in York.

19/07/2017 06:03 AM
UPDATED: Spate of fires across North Yorkshire believed to be arson
A SPATE of fires in the open across North Yorkshire are all believed to have been started deliberately.

19/07/2017 04:00 AM
Drivers tell of fear and frustration over roads
MOTORISTS have told how they fear congestion on York’s outer ring road and A64 is damaging business, encouraging motorists to take risks and causing pollution.

19/07/2017 03:00 AM
MP calls for scrutiny of ‘every inch’ of HS2
EVERY inch of the proposed HS2 route in Yorkshire and further south needs to be scrutinised, according to a York MP.

19/07/2017 03:00 AM
Patients back MP’s bill on 'opt-out' organ donations
A YORK woman who is waiting for a life-changing kidney transplant has welcomed a proposed law change which would boost her hopes of finding an organ donor.