Exclusive: Archbishop’s intervention could finally end Yorkshire devolution stalemate

A possible solution to Yorkshire’s long-running devolution stalemate that could see a region-wide mayor elected by May 2020 has emerged after an intervention by the Archbishop of York, The Yorkshire Post can reveal.


Yorkshire Vet co-star announces departure from Herriot practice

Like many veterinarians working around the world today, The Yorkshire Vet co-star Julian Norton was inspired to follow in the footsteps of the late Alf Wight thanks to his touching, semi-autobiographical tales of life as a rural vet under his James Herriot pen name.

An artists impression of the new Transpennine Express trains

TransPennine Express to invest £7m in new Scarborough depot

Rail operator TransPennine Express is to invest £7m in constructing a train servicing depot in Scarborough, creating 15 new jobs.

An artists impression of the new trains

New £7 million rail investment to bring jobs to Scarborough

Train company TransPennine Express is to invest £7 million in constructing a train servicing depot in Scarborough


The full list of NatWest branch closures in Yorkshire

Banking giant RBS has announced it is to close 259 high street branches across the UK - including several in Yorkshire.
The train lines between Bridlington and Scarborough are closed

Train lines closed between Seamer and Bridlington

All railway lines between Bridlington and Seamer are currently closed as emergency work is carried out.
Matt Brailsford, Custom Solar.

Massive solar deal for Chesterfield company

Chesterfield company Customer Solar will launch a recruitment drive after winning a massive order to install solar panels on ports across the country.


Five jobs at bathroom shop

A Rotherham-based bathroom company has opened a showroom in Sheffield and moved its headquarters into the city, creating five jobs.

Jonny Turner, director of operations at Sport:80, on stage at the Northern Stars competition.

Two Sheffield start-ups win Northern tech pitch contest

Two Sheffield firms are among ten of the North of England’s most promising tech start-ups.

May King Tsang a trainer at the Google Digital Garage in Sheffield

Google confirms it will extend ‘digital bus tour’ in Yorkshire

Search engine giant Google is extending its Digital Garage ‘bus tour’ in Yorkshire to offer people of all ages digital training and advice through free workshops and face-to-face coaching.

The Government today laid down legislation which will see Transport for the North become the first body of its kind.

Pioneering transport powers for the North hailed as ‘game-changer’ by Government

The creation of the first body of its type in the country to drive forward transport plans for the North was announced by the Government today.

The Scarborough Business Awards

Bond-themed party for business event of year

More than 70 nominations are in the running for the prestigious Scarborough Business Awards 2017.

Florian Poirot

Master patissier sweetens deal at food court

Winner of the 2015 Pastry Chef of the Year, Florian Poirot, has opened a boutique pastry shop and production kitchen FP Macaron in Talbot Yard, the food court in Malton where visitors are able to see artisans at work.

Aubrey Robinson, owner of Harmony Music School in Sheffield, with marketing manager Abby Abrames, on board Google's Digital Garage Bus in Rotherham town centre.
October 2017

Google bus is spreading the digital news

IT’S a Friday morning in Rotherham town centre and the training staff aboard Google’s Digital Garage bus are doing a brisk trade.

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South Cliff Bowls Club Centenary.
Action from the centenary bowls match

Calls for big response as council puts more Scarborough heritage in line for bulldozer to the highest bidder

All of Scarborough is being urged to help combat attempts that would eradicate part of the town’s special heritage and green space.


Revealed: All the winners at the Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Awards 2017

Around 1,000 guests gathered in Leeds last night for the White Rose Awards 2017.


Yorkshire's thriving tourism industry comes together in Leeds to celebrate success

Leading lights from Yorkshire’s thriving tourism industry rubbed shoulders with VIP guests when the White Rose Awards were held at the First Direct Arena in Leeds last night.

May King Tsang, digital coach at Sheffield's Google Garage.

Digital Garage can change lives

Today, most of us are spending hours online, and nearly a third of this time is spent on social media.

Sheffield inventor goes mobile to raise digital skills

Sheffield inventor goes mobile to raise digital skills

WHEN Sheffield inventor Richard O’Neill began to read with increasing concern data showing how lacking British workers were when it came to digital skills, he decided to take matters into his own hands.


Greenwoods stores saved from the axe

Bradford-based Greenwoods Menswear has been sold to Versatile International Trading in a move which will safeguard 40 stores and 181 jobs.

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