A rugby league star who suffered a heart attack following a match has revisited the Leeds hospital where he was treated and met young patients on its children's heart unit.
Fundraisers from a law firm will plunge into shark-infested waters to raise money for the Hull branch of a children's charity celebrating its 25th anniversary.
The Duke of York has joined veterans of what Earl Mountbatten described as "probably one of the greatest battles in history" for their annual memorial service and wreath-laying in York.
Campaigners for a nurse convicted of murdering four patients in Leeds claim new evidence has emerged that challenges his conviction.
Peter Mandelson has been appointed as the High Steward of Kingston upon Hull after the historic role was resurrected by the Queen.
Two brothers from Bradford have denied having terrorist material and plotting with another to travel abroad for terrorist training.
Thousands lined the streets of York to cheer a regiment which recently returned from Afghanistan in what its commanding officer described as a "testament to the character of the British people".
Eight people have been arrested by police investigating an arson attack in Huddersfield that left eight members of the same family dead more than a decade ago.
Two people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man died following an incident at a property in Rotherham.
Eleven teenagers have been arrested in Grimsby after a mosque was attacked when a party spiralled out of control, police said.
Five times Tour de France winner Bernard Hinault said he could not believe the welcome he was given by schoolchildren when he visited Yorkshire ahead of the famous cycle race's arrival in the county next year.
The Dean of Ripon, the Very Reverend Keith Jukes, has died just hours after he was admitted to hospital, the Diocese of Ripon and Leeds said.
Defence giant BAE Systems has been ordered to pay almost £350,000 in fines and costs after a worker died when he was crushed by a 145-tonne metal press at a site in East Yorkshire, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has confirmed.
Mitch Winehouse, Russell Brand and Jon Snow have given their backing to an investment drive worth £100 million, which will help people in West Yorkshire with multiple problems such as homelessness, mental ill health, addiction and reoffending.
A Sheffield-based charity will benefit from a share of £48,000 in funding from the Freemasons' Grand Charity.
Lord Mandelson will be installed in the ceremonial role of High Steward of Kingston Upon Hull.
Rotherham council has apologised over the way it handled a decision to remove three Eastern European children from foster parents who were members of Ukip.
A killer has been jailed for life for the "atrocious" murder of a van driver who he stabbed in the neck in North Yorkshire.
Attempts to bring live fighting birds through Leeds Bradford Airport in suitcases were "astonishing", Border Force has said.
A volunteer project for under 25s and people with learning disabilities will help older and disabled people in East Yorkshire maintain their gardens, thanks to a grant from the Big Lottery Fund.
Ukip surged on in the latest council by-elections, storming a previously rock-solid Labour stronghold at Rawmarsh in Rotherham, South Yorkshire.
Wheelchair racer Hannah Cockroft, from Yorkshire, was one of a number of sports stars who have been honoured at Buckingham Palace.
A 15-year-old who knocked down and killed a pedestrian in North Yorkshire while driving a stolen Range Rover at 70mph in a 30mph zone then ran off from police has been detained for five years.
The Hi-de-Hi! actor Paul Shane, who lived in South Yorkshire, has died at the age of 72 following a short illness, his agent said.
The Doncaster-based makers of halal lamb burgers withdrawn from a city's schools after a sample was said to contain pork have challenged the findings of the test.
A soldier from South Yorkshire thought to have survived the worst ever battlefield injuries in Afghanistan said he was moved to be described as an "inspiration" by the Prince of Wales as he made him an MBE.
Two care assistants who abused severely disabled patients in South Yorkshire are guilty of "an appalling abuse of trust and a violation of what society should be able to expect from people in the care profession", prosecutors have said.
A landlord has been jailed for violating fire safety regulations after a blaze in North Yorkshire that left two young jockeys dead, firefighters have confirmed.
Olympic champion Jessica Ennis wore a winning smile as she married her long-term partner at a church in Derbyshire's Peak District.
An NHS trust in Leeds, at the centre of a row over children's heart surgery is to replace its chief executive, it said on Saturday.
Members of a group of young British computer hackers, including a man from South Yorkshire, who masterminded sophisticated cyber attacks on major global institutions from their bedrooms have been jailed.
An "inspirational" South Yorkshire headteacher has won the Pearson Teaching Award for Headteacher of the Year in a Primary School in the North of England.
Further signs of growing housing market confidence have been reported as a property search website revealed the lowest level of asking price reductions in at least three years, while a large number of sellers are still offering price reductions in Yorkshire.
Colleagues of a soldier from the Yorkshire Regiment who was fatally shot during a daring hostage rescue in Afghanistan have told an inquest how they carried him to safety and tried to save his life amid a hail of bullets.
Six Sheffield football legends are to lace up their boots one more time to show their support for a leading cancer charity.
Almost half of Jimmy Savile's victims in his home county of West Yorkshire - including three people who were just five at the time - were abused in hospitals, according to newly released figures.
Unemployment in Yorkshire and the Humber increased by 4,000 in the three months to March, official figures have revealed.
Fresh fears over the future of steel jobs were raised after India's Tata Steel, which operates in Rotherham and Scunthorpe, wiped £1 billion from the value of its European operations.
Detectives investigating an outbreak of football violence between Leeds United and Sheffield United supporters are re-appealing to trace the final three men that remain unidentified.
A man from North Lincolnshire has beaten off competition from more than 100 people in the UK, Europe and America to win a limerick competition celebrating life at sea.
Sheffield, the home city of the British Tinnitus Association (BTA) is to play host to an event designed to raise awareness of the condition.
Computer hackers, including an ex-soldier from South Yorkshire, who considered themselves to be "modern day pirates" led sophisticated cyber attacks on websites and systems of major institutions including the CIA, Sony, the FBI and Nintendo, a court has heard.
Leading judges have said that they are "acutely aware of the desperate situation" of those at the centre of "right-to-die" litigation at the Court of Appeal, including a man from Leeds - but emphasised that the case could not be decided on the basis of "personal sympathy".
A mother who watched as her law student daughter was left for dead by two racing drivers in a hit-and-run crash in Sheffield has said she could not believe someone could survive such an impact.
Britain's rarest orchid will go on display under heavy security at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show next week as part of tourism body Welcome to Yorkshire's entry.
Fourteen advice services in Yorkshire will benefit from a £5 million share of a support package which aims to provide help to projects during challenging times.
The British Tinnitus Association (BTA) has teamed up with online fundraising site Guess2Give to help supporters raise much-needed funds for the Sheffield-based charity.
Women and children affected by domestic violence and sex trafficking will be able to tap into continued support from a Leeds charity which has received a £30,000 grant.
Hundreds of people have gathered in the centre of Bradford to mark the 28th anniversary of the football ground fire which left 56 people dead.
Scarborough police are investigating after reports that a goose was beaten to death with a stick.
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