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£3m project could ‘redefine’ River Rye

A £3m project that could revive rare and threatened wildlife, restore ancient woodland and redefine a river that was once a lifeblood for communities in the North York Moors National Park is gaining pace.

Cheese maker Richard Cloughton pictured at the festival.

Festival at Yorkshire's "cheese capital" is part of a major tourism drive to promote region's food and drink

It is known throughout the world for its famous dairy produce, earning it the title of “the cheese capital of Yorkshire”.

Purbeck Road. Photo: Google.

Woman charged with murder after fatal fire in Grimsby

A 54-year-old woman has been charged with murder following a fatal flat fire in Grimsby.

The nearest railway station to Kirkstall Abbey is Headingley.

YP Letters: Visit to Abbey needn’t be lengthy pilgrimage

From: Coun Elizabeth Nash (Lab), City and Hunslet Ward, Leeds City Council, Morris Lane, Leeds.

Aerial picture over the Kirkstall Road area of Leeds after the River Aire burst its banks on Boxing Day 2015.

Have your say on phase two of Leeds Flood Alleviation Scheme

PROPOSALS for the second phase of the Leeds Flood Alleviation Scheme are going on show next month to communities upstream of the city centre.

David Cartwright

Police concerned for Missing Hull man with links to Leeds

POLICE are concerned for the welfare of a missing Hull man  who has connections to Leeds.

Missing: Owen Smith

Police concerned for missing 15-year-old Hull boy

POLICE in Hull are appealing for the public's help to trace a missing 15-year-old boy who has not been seen for more than two weeks.

Junction Lane, Ossett. Image: Google

Woman hit by car and seriously injured in Wakefield

A WOMAN was seriously injured after she was struck by a car in Ossett near Wakefield this morning.

Leeds Road Bradford.

Woman killed in collision with car in Bradford city centre is named

POLICE have named the woman pedestrian who died after she was struck by a  car in Bradford city centre earlier this week.

Tap water in Doncaster was contaminated.

Chicken plant fined over water incident in Yorkshire

A CHICKEN processing plant has been fined £2,700 and required to pay £10,000 in costs after pleading guilty to five charges which followed an investigation into a major water contamination incident in South Yorkshire.

Leeds Rhinos Women's Rugby League launch at Headingley Carnegie Stadium, from left, Alan Long , Director, Mears, Mitch Garbutt, Tanya Arnold, BBC Look North Sports Reporter, Lois Forcell, Leeds Rhinos Womes and Girls Development Officer, Gary Hetherington, chief Exec Leeds Rhinos, Jamie Jones-Buchanan

Leeds Rhinos launch women’s rugby league team

LEEDS Rhinos are launching their first ever women’s team who will bid to compete in the Women’s Super League in 2018.

Carl Blackburn

Seriously injured man missing from Leeds hospital - urgent police appeal

POLICE  are urgently appealing for the public's help  to trace a seriously injured man who has gone missing from a Leeds hospital.

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Sally-Anne Greenfield, chief executive of Leeds Community Foundation

Leeds Community Foundation‘s £5.5m record-breaking year

THE chief executive of Leeds Community Foundation has revealed it gave out more than £5.5m in grants to more than 500 charities and organisations in the city over the past year.

Ahmed Mohammed

Three teens jailed for 47 years after man shot on Dewsbury street

A LEEDS Crown Court judge has jailed three teenagers for a total of 47 years  after a man was shot and seriously injured in a "planned and premeditated" attack on a  Dewsbury street.
Christopher Mosby

Gun threat Wakefield betting shop robber jailed for seven years

AN ARMED robber  who threatened a Wakefield betting shop manager with a fake handgun during a spree of offending has been locked up for seven years.
A demonstrator is restrained by police in Kirby Misperton on Tuesday.

More arrests as anti-fracking protests continue in North Yorkshire

Four more people have been arrested this afternoon as anti-fracking protests continue in a North Yorkshire village.

Police are appealing for witnesses.

Quad bikes and chainsaws stolen from farm near Bridlington

Quad bikes, chainsaws and other tools have been stolen from a farm near Bridlington.

Call 101 if you know who the items belong to.

Police search for owners of 'stolen' electrical goods in Bridlington

Police want to return electrical goods to their owners after seizing a number of items suspected to have been stolen in Bridlington.

Coun Andrew Carter

£30m plan to upgrade three ‘congestion hotspot’ Leeds road junctions

SENIOR councillors have agreed to have detailed plans drawn up as £30m proposals to try and ease traffic flow at three “congestion hotspot” junctions across Leeds move to the next stage.

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