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R is for roadkill: A wildlife alphabet

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Chris Wilson with his Harrier training jet, at Selby. Picture by Simon Hulme

For sale - my latest do-up: A Harrier Jump Jet

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Yorkshire blacksmith David Stephenson has been making replicas of Viking pots.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Viking-sized task of rescuing Jorvik from our 21st century weather

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Amy setting off, August 11, 1930 from Croydon Airport on a flight to her home city of Hull. This was to be the start of a three month publicity tour of the country

Darling of the cockpit: The real Amy Johnson

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How I fled Syria and brought Halloumi cheese to Yorkshire

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Etched with love: Definitive A-Z of Scarborough

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Redknapps’ past laid bare in a secret history of surnames

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Video: Cloudy with just a chance of a supermoon as Yorkshire stargazers look skywards

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Envelopes addressed by Charlotte Bronte to her life-long friend Ellen Nussey will go under the hammer.

Dear reader: Envelopes from Charlotte Bronte’s letters to her friend go under the hammer

Books
Matt Hopkins of the  Great British Exchange near Harrogate .

The ‘permanent trade show’ taking small makers to mass markets

News

On this day in Yorkshire 1952: Leeds man wins world billiards championship

Heritage

On this day in Yorkshire 1941: Students make model ‘planes

Heritage

Christmas stories from the archives Little girl from Tristan da Cunha to have a Yorkshire Christmas

Heritage

Christmas stories from the archives: Cupid’s Christmas 23rd December 1950

Heritage
Sir Laurie Magnus

Heritage sites see surge in visitor numbers

Heritage
Radio Caroline's ship, the MV Ross Revenge, as the famous ship-based pirate radio station has applied for an AM waveband licence from Ofcom

This time it’s legal: Radio Caroline sails back to AM after 50 years

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Children of the plague: Yorkshire experts uncover a terrible secret

Heritage 2

As its monks win £3m from the lottery, Downton’s creator says it all started at Ampleforth

Heritage 2

Row flares on cost of coal: The week that was Nov 29 to Dec 5, 1984

Heritage

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

Walks and Cycling
Sue Fisher, Director of Development at Ampleforth Abbey and College  walking by the abbey

As its monks win £3m from the lottery, Downton’s creator says it all started at Ampleforth

Heritage 2

Flying Scotsman to visit Worth Valley

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Legging it across the Pennines: Engineers descend on Standedge Tunnel

Environment

Dry stone circle: Lost art of the labyrinth

News

Hidden York: Revamp will open up ‘lost’ parts of Clifford’s Tower

Environment 1

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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