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The Yorkshire postcode with NO cashpoint

Many of us take access to a free ATM for granted - but in one area of rural North Yorkshire, there are no cashpoints at all.
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Revealed: The number of complaints received by each Yorkshire train company in 2017

Revealed: The number of complaints received by each Yorkshire train company in 2017

The Office for Road and Rail has revealed how many complaints passengers made against rail firms in 2017 - and what their biggest gripes were.
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Yorkshire transport is to undergo a major overhaul.

The North is watching: Ex-Chancellor's warning to Government as 'revolutionary' 30-year Yorkshire transport vision is unveiled

A radical overhaul of ticketing and high speed rail travel between Leeds and Manchester in half an hour are at the centrepiece of a 30 year vision for transport in the North laid out today.
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We have teamed up with Northern to bring our readers this offer.

Reader offer: Unlimited rail travel with Northern for £10

Collect tokens in this week’s newspaper to enjoy unlimited rail travel to Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester and more for just £10 per person (kids go half price).

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Music: Songs of Rod Stewart - Cregan and Co featuring Ben Mills

Scarborough Spa, Saturday March 10 at 7.30pm

Lifestyle
Could there finally be an end in sight to the great Yorkshire devolution debate?

Yorkshire devolution: Appointed mayor could end deadlock and save £2m on election

An unelected mayor for South Yorkshire could be appointed for two years in a bid to end the long-running devolution stalemate in the county, it was claimed last night.

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14 December 2017 .......    Political interview with John Cridland, independent chair of TfN, Picture Tony Johnson

John Cridland interview: I refuse to accept that North has to be poor relation

Later this month, the North’s new strategic transport body will unveil its 30-year plan to revitalise the region’s economy. Rob Parsons met the organisation’s independent chairman to find out more about its vision.

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BT Openreach engineer Danny Bilton in North Yorkshire, where the contract for phase three of a major contract has been awarded to the firm.

Fourteen thousand more North Yorkshire homes to get superfast broadband after council hands out new contract

Thousands of homes across North Yorkshire are in line for dramatically-improved broadband connections after a new contract was awarded to continue the roll-out of faster internet services across the county.

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Saga by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples

Review: Saga by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples

Graphic novels are one of my favourite things to read, however due to the high price of them I very rarely purchase physical copies.
Arts
A Northern Rail train.

Could Boxing Day rail services return to Yorkshire in 2018?

It’s a time of year when rail services are traditionally very thin on the ground, with most operators offering no services at all over the Christmas season.

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Full list: Times of the last trains from Leeds on Christmas Eve

Full list: Times of the last trains from Leeds on Christmas Eve

Most train providers will be finishing their timetable earlier than usual on Christmas Eve.

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Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, has written to Northern Powerhouse Minister Jake Berry about Yorkshire devolution.

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.

Politics

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.

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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.

Transport
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

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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.
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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.
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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.

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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.

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