Business

Firefighters sent home in vehicle dispute

Firefighters in Scarborough were sent home this week after refusing to work on a new Tactical Response Vehicle (TRV).
Business
Plans of the Star Inn the Harbour

Restaurant at Whitby TIC site given approval

Scarborough Council has approved permission for a new restaurant at Whitby's former Tourist Information Centre.

Business
Green scheme launch

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.

Business
La La Land is currently showing at cinemas across the region.

Cinema listings

Your guide to what's on the big screen across the region this coming week.
Whats on
Leeds Bradford Airport to run therapy course for frightened passengers

Leeds Bradford Airport to run therapy course for frightened passengers

Scared of flying?

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Image: Shutterstock (s).

Britain’s most expensive train fare revealed

A train journey spanning barely half the country has been revealed as the country’s most expensive standard class ticket available to passengers.

Transport
Tour de Yorkshire in Scarborough

Roadshow for Tour coming to Scarborough

Welcome to Yorkshire has announced new dates for its Tour de Yorkshire roadshows which give local residents and businesses everything they need to know to make the most of this year’s race.

Business
Classic board game Monopoly is getting an overhaul this year

Iconic Monopoly pieces face the boot - you could have emoji, dinosaur, duck and penguin as replacements

Traditional Monopoly pieces are facing the axe - but you can vote on what you'd like to see in their place.
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The changes threaten the whole newspaper industry, not just the national press

Here's how you can help to defend a free British media

Today is your last chance to stand up and defend a free British press - and your right to know.

News 4
Crossroads crash closes key route into town

Crossroads crash closes key route into town

One of the main roads into Scarborough is closed in both directions after a crash.
News
Scammers applying for fake mortgages on empty homes in Yorkshire

Scammers applying for fake mortgages on empty homes in Yorkshire

A criminal gang is carrying out an elaborate property scam by targeting unsuspecting Yorkshire home owners.

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VIDEO: Croupier training for new jobs at £3m revamped Grosvenor Casino Leeds Westgate

Play your cards right and you could soon have a licence to thrill with croupier training underway to fill new jobs after a £3m revamp at Grosvenor Casino Leeds Westgate.
Whats on 1
Argentinian rockers The Otherness hoping to win Excite and Entertain Leeds talent competition

VIDEO: Argentinian rockers The Otherness enter talent competition to Excite Leeds

Are you the next Kaiser Chiefs, Ernie Wise or Damien Hirst?

Whats on
Beiderbecke's

Scarborough bar and restaurant to close

Beiderbecke's in The Crescent will close its doors for the final time this weekend.

Business 5
Leeds hospital worker Carina Galsim aiming to prove she is just the tonic to win Excite and Entertain Leeds 2017 talent competition

VIDEO: Hospital theatre singer is 'Kim-tastic' tonic for our talent competition

Hospital worker Carina "Kim" Galsim - or 'Kim-tastic Funtastic' to her friends - wants to swap the operating theatre for a showbiz theatre.
Whats on 4
Sheffield Heeley's Labour MP Louise Haigh said the government's investment does not go far enough.

‘Broadband funding not enough to address rural imbalance’

New multi-million pound investment to deliver superfast broadband to thousands of extra homes in connectivity ‘not-spots’ will not go far enough to resolve the “unacceptable” imbalance of service in urban and rural areas, critics have claimed.

Politics 5
Singer Cameron Lee is hoping to win our Excite and Entertain Leeds 2017 talent competition.

VIDEO: Can singer Cameron win our talent competition?

Move over Alfie Boe and Michael Ball - here comes singer Cameron Lee who believes he can win our Excite and Entertain Leeds 2017 talent competition.
Whats on 6

Santa's Christmas message

Father Christmas has a message for the people of Scarborough.

Business
Madness

Madness to headline Open Air Theatre

Music fans will get the chance to go One Step Beyond next summer as Madness are heading to Scarborough Open Air Theatre.
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The Human League

Pop legends to play Scarborough Open Air Theatre in 2017

Pop superstars The Human League, Midge Ure and Technotronic are all heading to Scarborough Open Air Theatre for a night of chart-topping classics.

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