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Our Yorkshire

What does the future hold for pigeon racing? The sport born in a Leeds pub

Author and historian Sam Taylor.

My Yorkshire: Historian and author JPG ‘Sam’ Taylor

Jez Belsten at the Euro Supermarket.

A food shop tour of Bradford with cult Saltaire chef and baker Jez Belston

Carol Cavendish pictured at North Shire, Liverton, Saltburn by Sea...The Hobbit House.25th May 2017 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

Meet the woman who has built her own land of make-believe in North Yorkshire

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Barry Rutter: Sound and fury of a bard in a Northern voice


York to welcome new museum that will be a shrine to the oddball


Khadijah Ibrahiim: My Yorkshire


My Yorkshire: The garden designer behind Welcome to Yorkshire’s plot at the Chelsea Flower Show

Sunrise at Saltwick Bay. PIC: Dave Zdanowicz

Life on the edge: Yorkshire’s coastline in a new light

Rory Bremner.

Big inteview: Rory Bremner on a boom time for satire

Cricket commentator Henry Blofeld proudly holds his OBE back in 2003. Blofeld will retire from his role as commentator on the BBC Radio 4's Test Match Special programme in September.

My dear old thing... Henry Blofeld to retire from TMS commentary job

Approximately 13,000 people descended on the neolithic monument in Wiltshire to watch the sun rise at 4.52am - up from 12,000 last year.

Picture special: Flowers and fun as 13,000 gather to mark the summer solstice


Wonderful windmills are given the stamp of approval in new collection


Windfall for cycling city. The week that was June 20 to 26, 2008


Nostalgia on Tuesday: Grand opening

The hay bale tank at Lotherton Hall

Staff create amazing 'hay bale tank' at stately home

Are we set for a Downton Abbey movie?

Lily hints at rosy future in Downton Abbey: The Movie

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Pontefract to audition new town criers


The Leeds primary school that was built on the site of a 17th-century gallows

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Tide turns in flood battle: The week that was June 13 to 20, 2002.


Nostalgia on Tuesday: Rise of the tram

Curator Robin Diaper with an amplification horn mistaken by one child as a device for making crumpets, on show as part of Bill Baileys Cabinet of Curiosities exhibition at Hull Maritime Museum.  Picture by Tony Johnson.

Hull museum drafts in comedian Bill Bailey for new exhibition

Day One of the Tour de Yorkshire

Tour de Yorkshire Day 1: Thrills and spills at the seaside

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The Tour de Yorkshire is a free show like no other

Tour de Yorkshire preview: What you need to know about this weekend’s big event

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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

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Y17 conference: Unique rail date as Flying Scotsman meets new Azuma loco

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Culture clash as Viking life is relived in 21st century York

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Dales pub voted among Britain’s top dogs


Yorkshire’s literary tourism trail

RAF Personnel from 2 Force Protection Wing, incorporating 34 Sqn RAF Regiment based at RAF Leeming, parade through Richmond, North Yorkshire, as they exercise their freedom of the town to mark the Corps' 75th Anniversary. Picture James Hardisty.

Picture special: Yorkshire RAF regiment exercises highest honour in town to celebrate its 75th anniversary

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Natalie Coates from Drifield in East Yorkshire walks through a patch of Bluebells at Rannerdale Knott in the Lake District.

Yorkshire weather: Yorkshire records hottest UK temperature... but for how long will it last?

Setting out a manifesto for change in Yorkshire.

YP manifesto: Setting out our plans for change in Yorkshire

Is the White Rose the best emblem for Yorkshire?

Roger Ratcliffe: Why the white rose may not be best choice as our Yorkshire symbol

Picture by Paul Atkinson

Live blog: Follow all the action from Tour de Yorkshire 2017

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Train services will be affected in Yorkshire today,

The Yorkshire train services affected by today's strike as union insists action is 'solidly supported'

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Famous Hardrow Green Dragon Inn on the market.
Pictured the exterior of the Green Dragon.
Pictuire by Gerard Binks

World famous Dales pub the Green Dragon up for sale


Land-locked Yorkshireman Roy Taylor handed dream of skippering in Clipper Race


Pop superstar Katy Perry is heading for Hull... and she can't wait to try our Yorkshire puddings

What s on

How your house may actually earn more money than you


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