Resurfacing work on Scarborough road begins

A temporary road closure is in place as resurfacing work begins on Columbus Ravine.

Two vehicles re involved in the crash. Picture by Richard Ponter

Serious crash closes road near Peasholm

One car is on its side after a 'serious' crash near Peasholm roundabout.
There are plenty of unique and unusual places to stay around Yorkshire

9 of the most unique and unusual places to stay in Yorkshire

From cosy cabins to sprawling castle estates, these unique locations around Yorkshire promise an unforgettable stay that is anything but ordinary.

There are some great job opportunities currently on offer around Yorkshire for animal lovers

7 dream jobs currently on offer in Yorkshire for animal lovers

Are you a big animal lover?

There are a wealth of hands-on jobs on offer around Yorkshire to get stuck into

9 ideal jobs in Yorkshire if you like working with your hands

Not everyone is cut out for office life.


Cost of parking permits to almost DOUBLE in Scarborough

North Yorkshire County Council has announced it is going to almost double the cost of a residents parking permit in Scarborough.

5 of the best gin distilleries in Yorkshire

There's no denying that gin has made its claim as the nation's new favourite tipple, giving prosecco and craft beer a good run for their money as top orders at the bar.

Easter travel: The roads you need to avoid as Yorkshire prepares for wintry Bank Holiday weekend

The great Easter getaway is expected to start this evening amid warnings that this could be one of the busiest bank holidays ever experienced on the roads.
From left, Robin Connell (site manager), Laura Wigglesworth, MP Robert Goodwill MP and Cate Palmer look over the plans at Sycamore Court.

Work starts at retirement apartments on the site of Bramcote School

Scarborough and Whitby MP Robert Goodwill has marked the start of construction at McCarthy and Stone’s new Retirement Living Plus development, Sycamore Court, in Scarborough.

Further industrial action is taking place today.

Train strikes explained: Why more action is taking place today to protect the role of guards

The National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers have gone on strike again today affecting train services in the North of England.

Rail workers at Northern are taking part in a 24-hour stoppage today as a dispute over the future of train guards on the company's services continues.

Northern Rail strike: Limited services and disruption due to 24-hour walkout by RMT union members

Workers at Northern Rail are staging two 24-hour walkouts this week as a long-running row over the future role of train guards continue.

From elections to T&Cs: Facebook has been making headlines across the world

Is it time to quit Facebook? Here's what you need to know about your profile settings

With the recent revelations regarding research firm Cambridge Analytica, Facebook and the social media company’s privacy laws are now in the spotlight.
Six of the best as uni expands

Six of the best as uni expands

An expansion of degree and higher apprenticeship courses for students and employees who are turning away from traditional and costly universities has been announced by CU Scarborough, part of the Coventry University Group.

There are some great job opportunities on offer around Yorkshire

7 dream jobs currently available in Yorkshire if you want to work in arts, culture and entertainment

Thinking it's time for a career change? Yorkshire currently has plenty of interesting and exciting roles on offer in the fields of arts, culture and entertainment.

Which Yorkshire routes have made the shortlist?

Which Yorkshire journeys are in the running to be Britain’s Most Scenic Bus Route?

Bus passengers across Yorkshire are being given the chance to vote for their favourite bus journey in a survey to find Britain’s Most Scenic Bus Route.

Protesters were on the train tracks at Manchester Piccadilly railway station. Picture: PA Wire.

Manchester Piccadilly station reopens after protest 'on tracks' causes major disruption

Rail passengers faced hours of disruption after protesters on the tracks brought services to a standstill at one of the country's busiest stations.
Campaigners at Manchester Piccadilly railway station. Picture: PA Wire.

Yorkshire rail delays after 'protesters on train tracks' force closure of Manchester Piccadilly Station

Commuters are facing delays and a railway station has been forced to close after campaigners gathered on train tracks.

Amazing drone footage shows steam locomotive Tornado speeding through North York Moors

This stunning aerial footage shows steam locomotive Tornado during its visit to the North Yorkshire Moors Railway.


Steam locomotive Tornado wows rail enthusiasts at North Yorkshire Moors Railway

Iconic steam locomotive Tornado has arrived at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway, days after the Beast from the East forced her to delay her visit.

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Yorkshire travel: Traffic and travel updates as M1 starts moving again after emergency repairs

Motorists on the M1 are finally moving again after long delays and congestion were caused emergency repairs to a bridge near Wakefield.
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