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YP Comment: Is Polish jobs bombshell the ‘tip of the iceberg’ for Britain’s Brexit future?

From exporting chocolate to exporting employment, the news that more than 150 jobs are to be lost in York and Halifax as production of Nestlé’s Blue Riband chocolate bar is moved to Poland leaves a bitter taste in the mouth.

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Clifford's Tower.

Court battle over York’s ‘internationally important monument’

A York councillor has spoken of how he hopes the city’s “wonderful and internationally important” 13th century Clifford’s Tower will be kept from development before a judicial review hearing.

The junction of Butcher Terrace and Bishopthorpe Road in York. Pic: Google.

Group of men force driver into a car in York

A driver was dragged from a car and forced into another by a group of men in York.

Arrest made

Man arrested following suspected race hate crime in Scarborough

Scarborough Police are investigating a suspected race hate incident.

York city walls get a revamp to protect for future generations

YORK’S medieval city walls are to be preserved and protected thanks to £1.5m cash injection from the council.

Jobs could be lost at Nestle in Yorkshire.

Nestle plans to cut 181 Yorkshire jobs

FOOD GIANT Nestlé’s plan to cut 181 Yorkshire jobs was tonight at the centre of a General Election row over Britain’s future outside the European Union.
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Young rangers appointed to help lead Dales conservation

Young rangers appointed to help lead Dales conservation

Traditional rural skills are being passed on to new generations in the Yorkshire Dales where a pair of graduate apprentices have been appointed to help conserve the National Park’s stunning landscapes.

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class A drugs in Whitby.

Two arrested in Whitby after suspected class A drugs found

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class A drugs in Whitby.

Missing man.

Concern for missing York man

Police are appealing for information about a missing man in York.

Picture by Danny Lawson/PA Wire.

North Yorkshire war veterans to get £1m of new support

A new package of health, well-being and social care support for veterans aged over 65 will be introduced in North Yorkshire after the award of a £1m grant.

Update: Police arrest woman on the run who escaped from North Yorkshire prison

Update: Police arrest woman on the run who escaped from North Yorkshire prison

Police have arrested a woman who escaped from a North Yorkshire prison while serving a five year sentence.
Some of the seized plants from the Scarborough property.

Cannabis growth found in loft of Scarborough property

Police in Scarborough have arrested three men on suspicion of being involved in the supply and production of cannabis.
Emma Raw from Fryup wearing a headpiece made by artist Bridget Bailey. Picture: Tony Bartholomew

A carved a career from my childhood brush with a wasp

Growing up in Sandsend in the 1960s, Bridget Bailey spent a lot of her youth beachcombing with her sisters and scouring the nearby North York Moors for fascinating objects. “My two sisters are older than me, so they were always finding better things,” she recalls. “But I loved turning over stones to see what was underneath them – maybe some bits of agate, maybe some sphagnum moss.”

The spirits were high at the Goth Weekend football. Picture: Ceri Oakes.

Hundreds raised at Goth Weekend charity football match

The spirits were high as Stokoemotiv Whitby FC emerged victorious once more over rivals Real Gothic FC at the Whitby Goth Weekend charity football match.
Sulphur clover, one of the top ten most threatened plant species, according to conservation charity Plantlife.  Picture by Andrew Gagg/Plantlife/PA Wire.

Protect roadsides to save precious plants, councils urged

Roadside verges are in desperate need of green-fingered care if some of the UK’s rarest plants are to beat the threat of extinction, conservationists have warned.

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AERIAL VIDEO: A moment of history as The Flying Scotsman joins four-train showcase

It was an incredible sight as four iconic trains made history in Yorkshire.
(L-R) Flying Scotsman and Virgin Trains' new Azuma travel in the same direction alongside two of Virgin Trains' present day fleet - to depict the past, present and future of UK rail travel.  Picture by David Parry/PA Wire

PHOTOS: Incredible sight as four iconic trains make history in Yorkshire

It was a sight which had never been witnessed on the tracks before, four generations of trains spanning the past, present and future of rail travel on the East Coast main line, all travelling in parallel in the same direction through the Yorkshire countryside.

Games company set to reach new heights after securing funding deal

Games company set to reach new heights after securing funding deal

A Digital gaming company is looking to the future after receiving match-funding from Creative England.

The collision occurred on the A61 near South Stainley.

Serious collision closes main road near Ripley

Police have closed a main road between Ripley and Ripon in North Yorkshire following a “serious” collision earlier today.

Whale watching off the East Coast, bottle nose dolphin.

Where to spot whales on the Yorkshire coast

Not so long ago, the chance of seeing any species of large whale was something most Britons had to travel abroad for. But that seems to be changing, with rising prospects of sighting several spectacular species off the Yorkshire coast, including minke, humpback and 
sperm, the gargantuan fin whale and regular pods of orcas and smaller dolphins.

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