Yorkshire Post

Record drop in GCSE results but girls continue to outperform boys


GCSE results in full, from across Yorkshire

WE list every school that has supplied its results. Click the school name to read results in full.

Tadcaster Grammar School student Madeleine McLure achieved 11A*s. She is pictured here with proud Mum Clare McLure - Photo by Wendy Binns

Proud moment as daughter copes with mum’s illness to pick up 11A*s


Yorkshire Ripper moved to jail after 32 years in Broadmoor

Serial killer Peter Sutcliffe has been moved out of Broadmoor psychiatric hospital and back into jail.


Yorkshire woman tells of Italy earthquake horror as at least 247 are killed


Jarvis voices devolution fears over mayors

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Yorkshire ready for record staycations

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Former Emmerdale star could stand in Batley and Spen by-election

Wakefield MP Mary Creagh, who is chair of the Environmental Audit Committee, said people will be horrified to find out the destruction caused by plastics in bathroom products to marine life and seabirds.

MPs call for microbead ban after evidence shows plastic entering human food chain

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Police are trying to trace suspected fraudster Jeremy Scott

Police hunt for fraudster who poses as wealthy businessman

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Jayne Dowle: Hunt’s empty slogans and reality of NHS pressures

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Jayne Dowle

Transfer gossip (Thurs, Aug 25): Liverpool in for Leeds star | Owls in talks with Argentinian | Barnsley defender wanted

Tyler Denton and Stuart Dallas at full-time. (Picture: Bruce Rollinson)

Leeds United’s Tyler Denton is ready to take step up after debut joy

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Ahmed Elmohamady

Future is looking bright with Hull City’s young Tigers, says Ahmed Elmohamaday

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Hull FC head coach Lee Radford (left) and Warrington Wolves head coach Tony Smith ahead of the Challenge Cup final on Saturday (Picture: PA).

Challenge Cup: Lock-out proved the turning point for Lee Radford and Hull FC

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EFL Cup: Hull City, Leeds United fail to land big guns in third round

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Yorkshire v Notts: Seaside air leaves Gary Ballance in mood to play on


England v Pakistan: Jason Roy and Joe Root steer England through the haze to claim one-day advantage

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YP Power Rankings: Town still on top | Leeds top risers | Owls are slipping

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Middlesbrough at Fulham

Fulham 2 Middlesbrough 1: Injuries to Friend and Fabio compound extra-time loss for Boro

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Henry Boot chairman Jamie Boot sees no fall out from Brexit

Henry Boot reports big leap in profits

Machine manufacterer Group Rhodes boss Mark Ridgway

UPDATED: Jobs to be cut as Wakefield firm Group Rhodes announces restructure

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Tim Buchan, the CEO  of Zenith

Zenith considers refinancing after hiring Evercore

Phillip Monks, CEO of Aldermore

No Brexit woes for Aldermore as it invests in region


Henry Boot secures major Aberdeen development


Entrepreneur aims to tackle political apathy


Sheffield Forgemasters unveils two new contracts valued at £4.5 million


BusinessTalk TV: The continued rise of the discounters

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File photo of a European Union flag in front of the Palace of Westminster Photo: Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA Wire

‘No sign of Brexit-fuelled food price rises’

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Lizzie Armitstead's Olympics ended in disappointment and without a place on the podium.  Picture Bruce Rollinson

Lizzie Armitstead: Back in the saddle and facing the future

Game changer: Sir Ian McKellen (right) and Nicola Miles Wildin in the opening ceremony for the London Paralympic Games 2012. David Davies/PA Wire.

Have disabled artists been let down since the opening ceremony of the 2012 Paralympics?

The Hyde Park Picturehouse in Leeds is to receive 
�2.4m of Heritage Lottery Fund money.

Small is beautiful in Yorkshire’s cinema renaissance

One of the main routes through Milton Keynes which was built on a grid system.

It’s been the butt of many jokes, but could Milton Keynes be the key to the housing crisis?