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Business

Yorkshire hotel named one of Britain's most romantic

A Yorkshire hotel has been shortlisted for three prestigious travel awards.
News
Bronwynne Brent

Music: Bronwynne Brent

Woodend, The Crescent, Scarborough, Saturday March 17 at 7.30pm

Lifestyle

£9million improvement scheme for North York Moors Railway approved

Councillors have approved a £9m development at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway that will see the building of a “stable” to protect 40 carriages from the weather, and a workshop for the restoration of historic artefacts.

News
Two crashes on the A165 this morning

Two crashes on A165 near Scarborough

Traffic is moving slowly between Scarborough and Bridlington this morning following two crashes.
News
Ashley Highfield, Johnston Press chief executive, in the newsroom of The Yorkshire Post.

Ashley Highfield: The House of Lords is risking the future of local newspapers

THIS week the Prime Minister announced a review into the health of the news media, including the regional and local press.
Opinion
Plenty of hospitality at borough association’s big dinner dance

Plenty of hospitality at borough association’s big dinner dance

A glamorous dinner at the Scarborough Spa Ocean Room brought together hoteliers and businesses from throughout the borough.

Business

Speed cameras installed on A64 in North Yorkshire will catch drivers exceeding 40mph limit

A series of average-speed cameras have been installed on a section of the A64 in North Yorkshire ahead of work by Highways England to replace the central reservation barriers.

Transport
Scarborough Harbour . Fishing boats moored after a working day out a sea. pic Richard Ponter 180518a

Scarborough seeks a 20-year vision to capitalise on its maritime links

First documented in the days of King Henry III, Scarborough’s harbour has become synonymous with the image of a traditional seaside town.

Business
Britain's best fish and chip shop is in Yorkshire

Britain's best fish and chip shop is in Yorkshire

A Yorkshire chippy has been officially crowned the UK's best.

News
IPPR North have published analysis showing the continuing disparity between spending on transport infrastructure in the English regions.

‘Stop arguing over the figures and give the North a fair deal on transport’

Ministers must finally commit to “big, transformative” transport projects in the North instead of disputing claims about the decades of under-funding for infrastructure in the region, a leading think-tank said today.

Politics
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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).

News
The Yorkshire postcode with NO cashpoint

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.
News
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.
News
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.
Politics

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.

Politics
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.

Politics
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.

News
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
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