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Breaking new ground, with Swinton’s jean-clad lady of the manor

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Dr. Anwen Caffell and colleague Rebecca Gowland examining a cranium from Fewston at Durham University.

Valley of the dead... Mick Jagger and the Victorian remains

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David Hockney in his home city of Bradford, February 1970

So, just who is the real David Hockney?

Arts
Commemorated in clay

Fired up females with feet (and hands) of clay

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Material girl: Celebrating a century of Lucienne Day

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Typefaces, teacups and Terrovision

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The inside story on the shirt it took a town to make

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The Yorkshire artist who is turning Japanese

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Gundog handler Fiona Kirk with her English Setter, Zeus and Anthony Dowson  28, Moorland Beat Keeper for the Thimbleby estate, stalking his game on the moor.

Arms and the woman

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The Arrival of Spring Exhibition by artist David Hockney. Picture by Simon Hulme

Sir Titus’s time warp: 15 years of world acclaim for Saltaire

Arts

Brewery’s investment will preserve one of Yorkshire’s landmarks

Heritage
Rev Nan Hudson with a bust of ancestor, George Hudson

Family secrets of York’s disgraced Railway King

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Photo by Adam Butler/PA.

‘Goodbye’ to a divided nation: The week that was February 21 to 27, 1997.

Analysis
Bob Smith, Collections Photographer for English Heritage, looks at the 13th century stained glass which shows a red cockerel. The glass was found during excavations at Rievaulx Abbey near Helmsley in North Yorkshire and is thought to have come from one of the abbey's east end windows, pictured.   oct 7 2003

Nostalgia on Tuesday: End of a chapter

Heritage
Dr. Anwen Caffell and colleague Rebecca Gowland examining a cranium from Fewston at Durham University.

Valley of the dead... Mick Jagger and the Victorian remains

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Blacksmiths at Thornton-le-Clay, near York, 17th February 1965

Blacksmiths and enemy aircraft pictures found in the archives

Heritage

GALLERY: Steam enthusiasts share their photos of Tornado

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Tornado pictures and aerial video: After 50 years, a triumphant return to steam

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Danger waste to be moved: The week that was February 7 to 13, 1992

Heritage

Nostalgia on Tuesday: A name in lights

Heritage
The TV cast of Fat Friends

Exclusive: Fat Friends the Musical to premiere in Leeds this year

Theatre

Video: Inside the newly-restored Ferens Gallery in Hull

Arts
A silver and gold hoard (927 AD)  found in the Vale of York in 2007 and acquired jointly by the British Museum, the Yorkshire Museum and Harrogate Museum.  Picture: Trustees of the British Museum and York Museums Trust.

Seven best archeological hoards found in Yorkshire

Heritage
An art installation titled Arrivals and Departures by arts collective 'imitating the dog' is projected onto The Deep in Hull, forming part of the Made in Hull series marking the official opening of its tenure as UK City of Culture.

‘How this culture extravaganza has already changed opinions of Hull’

What s on

How to get an 18-day break on just nine days’ leave this spring

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Five golden rings: Yorkshire’s poshest Christmas trees

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‘When, not if’: Tour de France will return to Yorkshire, promises director

Walks and Cycling

Weather latest: Warm weather to continue, but will we see any more storms across Yorkshire?

Environment
The Pennine Way signpost for Studley Pike.

Why do so many people feel the need to walk the Pennine Way?

Analysis
York is one of the best places for families to live in the UK, according to a new poll

Tale of two cities: York tops family poll - Hull is bottom

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All Aboard! The Country Bus took Twitter by storm on Monday evening as the show gave a two-hour real-time trip on a bus through the Yorkshire Dales. Pictures: Lucy Bowden

Country Bus: How a two-hour bus trip tour of the Yorkshire Dales caused a social media stir

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Sarah Harding and  Andy Moss in Ghost The Musical

Leeds date as Girls Aloud star Sarah Harding takes Demi Moore’s role in Ghost The Musical

Theatre
A town crier and a parade of Lord Mayors, Mayors and other Civic Heads from across Yorkshire make their way through Halifax during the Yorkshire Day Celebrations.

How we celebrated Yorkshire Day across the county today

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Ice-cream chef Giapo's Yorkshire Pudding cone

Scoop! I’ve made an ice cream cone out of a Yorkshire pudding

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Fruit fancies crumble as cold spring delays Yorkshire’s blackberry crop

Environment

Best of Yorkshire tourism to be honoured at 'sparkling' ceremony

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Why Yorkshire’s rural tourism industry could be threatened by poor transport and broadband

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Quiz: How well do you remember the Yorkshire movie Kes?

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