News

News

Shotgun 'disguised as walking stick' among 120 weapons handed in to police stations in Yorkshire

News
The majority of affected cases relate to drug-driving charges.

Forensics data tampering scandal affecting all Yorkshire forces hits over 10,000 cases

News
Staveley was present at United's 1-1 draw with Liverpool

Yorkshire’s Amanda Staveley ‘closer to £300m deal for Newcastle United’

News
The Met Office has issued warnings for wind and rain across Yorkshire.

Weather warning: Yorkshire told to expect heavy rain and strong winds

Environment

Three schools could lose £1.5m in Wakefield City Academies Trust collapse

News

Ann Maguire inquest: Jury considers conclusions about Leeds school murder

Crime

Taxpayers in rural Yorkshire hundreds of pounds a year worse off due to council funding ‘lottery’

News

Andrew Vine: Budget is a chance to turbocharge the Northern Powerhouse

Opinion
War story: Benedict Cumberbatch as Enigma codebreaker Alan Turing in the film The Imitation Game. (PA/Studio Canal).

The Leeds warship that helped break the Enigma code

Analysis

‘Countdown to disaster as our Government falls apart’

Andrew Vine
Joy on the streets of Harare as Robert Mugabe's resignation was announced.

The Yorkshire Post says: Mugabe quits – but Zimbabwe must not replace one dictator with another on path to democracy

Opinion 1
Harrogate traffic has been getting worse in recent years because of the town's population growth.

Solutions to Harrogate and Knaresborough’s congestion woes to be set out by council leaders

News
Around 8 per cent of the enquiries dealt with in
Sheffield in the period January to June 2017 were solely or predominantly about employment rights.
Picture: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

Workers are being ‘short-changed’ by employers, Sheffield researchers have found

Markets
Leaders of county councils say they have little choice but to put up council tax to address funding shortfalls.

Taxpayers in rural Yorkshire hundreds of pounds a year worse off due to council funding ‘lottery’

News 1
Paula Dillon, President of Leeds Chamber Commerce.

New Chamber of Commerce boss Dillon calls for far more women in STEM jobs

News

Budget: Philip Hammond makes pitch for the youth vote with student loan pledge

News
What should the Budget include for Yorkshire?

YP Letters: Industrial strategy needed that’s fit for united Yorkshire

Opinion

MPs vote to reject idea that animals can feel pain or emotions during Brexit bill discussions

News 1

Northern Powerhouse leaders make transport cash plea to ensure Yorkshire economy grows

News

YP Letters: Elementary mistake on the fine art of negotiating Brexit

Opinion

YP Letters: Balfour centenary and missed chance for peace

Opinion 1
A Doncaster football coach convicted of beating a child has until 8pm this evening to hand himself in, after an appeal judge ruled his initial punishment of unpaid work was 'too lenient' and sentenced him to two years in prison instead

Doncaster football coach who beat child sentenced to two years in prison at Court of Appeal

News
The scene in Sheffield, after Awan's home was raided by counter-terrorism police

Sheffield dentistry student had instruction video for 'would-be terrorists' and bought ball bearings, court told

News
It took jurors less than an hour to find Arshid Hussain guilty of indecently assaulting a 13-year-old girl when he was 27

South Yorkshire child abuser Arshid Hussain sentenced to seven years in prison for abusing 13-year-old girl

News 1
Do you know this man?

Do you know this man? Police release CCTV after serious sex assault at Huddersfield nightclub

News

Jealous boyfriend attacked girlfriend with pint glass in pub beer garden - Leeds Crown Court

News

Men pushed and kicked woman in racially aggravated assault in Batley

News

Doncaster drug dealer jailed over £40k cocaine and cash stash

News

Police search Doncaster land in probe into 'possible historic criminal activity'

News

Renew thrives as annual profits leap

News
Huge tailbacks on the A1

Northern Powerhouse leaders make transport cash plea to ensure Yorkshire economy grows

News
Overcrowding on the Leeds to Shipley service has been criticised.

YP Letters: Welcome to Yorkshire – the rush hour nightmare on the trains

Opinion

Police issue warning after this smash involving broken down car on smart motorway in West Yorkshire

Transport
The A168 at Boroughbridge. Picture: Google.

Road reopens after lorry and car collide on major road near Harrogate

News

All aboard! Next stop a career in secondary school teaching in Bradford

Education
A spokesman at a Doncaster secondary school has confirmed a pupil has been investigated for an incident involving ball bearings - but has categorically denied rumours of children at the school being shot with a BB gun.

Pupil at Doncaster secondary school investigated for ball bearings incident

News

Three Wakefield schools could lose £1.5m from academy trust collapse, claims council motion

Education
Minister Nick Gibb

Three schools could lose £1.5m in Wakefield City Academies Trust collapse

News

Little girl’s death from meningitis inspires charity Christmas card

News

Potential patients to be screened for lung cancer in shop car parks

Health
Library picture

Sleeping on side ‘cuts risk’ during pregnancy

Health
Alcoholism is Harrogate's hidden problem but it can be tackled.

Harrogate's 'secret' alcoholism in spotlight

Health
.

‘Don’t sleep on your back’ mums-to-be told, after Leeds University study reveals link to stillbirth

News

How otters came home to the Peak District

Analysis
The countryside of the Dales

Change in legislation needed to help protect more green lanes

News
The Met Office has issued warnings for wind and rain across Yorkshire.

Weather warning: Yorkshire told to expect heavy rain and strong winds

Environment

How otters came home to the Peak District

Analysis
War story: Benedict Cumberbatch as Enigma codebreaker Alan Turing in the film The Imitation Game. (PA/Studio Canal).

The Leeds warship that helped break the Enigma code

Analysis
Fred Spiksley England portrait

New film planned about Sheffield Wednesday legend who worked with Charlie Chaplin and escaped POW camp

News 2
Armando Iannucci, who will be at the Kings Hall, Ilkley, on Tuesday.

Armando Iannucci: The music behind the satire

Analysis

My View: The curse of the teenage selfie

News
Joy on the streets of Harare as Robert Mugabe's resignation was announced.

The Yorkshire Post says: Mugabe quits – but Zimbabwe must not replace one dictator with another on path to democracy

Opinion 1
What should the Budget include for Yorkshire?

YP Letters: Industrial strategy needed that’s fit for united Yorkshire

Opinion
Chancellor Philip Hammond

Mark Casci: How the once mighty Budget speech is now an exercise in going through the motions

News
Contact the Elderly is encouraging people to over a spare seat at the dinner table to someone who may be lonely

Yorkshire's elderly are skipping meals to avoid eating alone, new research shows

Campaigns

New app connects mums worldwide - using their voices

Campaigns
Ripon hornblower Wayne Cobbett: One of many of Ripon's great traditions. 
Picture taken by Paul Oldham as part of his brilliant People of Ripon photography project which celebrates everyone who makes our city so special.

Launch of Pride in Ripon campaign: 10 things that make us all proud of our city

Campaigns
Fr Theodore Young

Father Theodore Young, Ampleforth monk

Obituaries