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A64 in Yorkshire closed after 10ft concrete blocks fall onto the road

Part of the A64 is shut today near Malton after a bizarre accident.
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Quiz of the Week: Grand National, netball and a Titanic auction

Quiz of the Week: Grand National, netball and a Titanic auction

Test your knowledge of current affairs with our Yorkshire Post Quiz of the Week.
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Flying Scotsman passes over the River Derwent

Flying Scotsman sweeps through Yorkshire countryside en route to Edinburgh

The Flying Scotsman has returned to her home county as the locomotive's summer tour schedule gathers pace.
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Yorkshire flour mill advertises for new miller for the first time in 20 years

The retirement of a professional miller has led to a 17th-century working museum recruiting a new artisan for the first time since 1998.
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Flying Scotsman returns to Yorkshire for trip over iconic viaduct

Demand for the Flying Scotsman's Scottish summer tours has led to more seats being released from York Station.

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The unlikely story of the lost Leeds amusement park that was modelled on New York

The unlikely story of the lost Leeds amusement park that was modelled on New York

One of Leeds' most tranquil parks was once a haven of rowdy hedonism.
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Did you know that Leeds once had an open-air swimming pool?

Did you know that Leeds once had an open-air swimming pool?

It's only April - but this year's spring heatwave will remind older readers of the days when they could swim outdoors at Roundhay Park.
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Lost space balloon crash lands off the Yorkshire coast

Lost space balloon crash lands off the Yorkshire coast

A reward is being offered to sailors who find a lost weather balloon in the North Sea after it crash-landed off the Yorkshire coast.

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Police warning over racist social media comments after 'distorted' incident in North Yorkshire

Police warning over racist social media comments after 'distorted' incident in North Yorkshire

Police have reassured the public that an incident at a Yorkshire supermarket in which a group of men were alleged to have chased young girls has been inaccurately reported.

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Police close off M62 near Brighouse to take photos

Police close off M62 near Brighouse to take photos

Police closed off part of the M62 and a slip road this morning as part of a criminal investigation.

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RNLI reveals why they sacked Scarborough coxswain in damning statement

RNLI reveals why they sacked Scarborough coxswain in damning statement

The RNLI have released a second statement criticising the conduct of a sacked Scarborough lifeboatman.
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Police were called out to the coach

Police called to coach transfer headed to Leeds Bradford Airport as airline launches investigation

Police were called out to an airline transfer coach headed for Leeds Bradford Airport after reports of erratic driving and possible road offences.
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The heroic airman who saved a teenage cadet's life in a Yorkshire plane crash

The heroic airman who saved a teenage cadet's life in a Yorkshire plane crash

An incredible act of heroism took place in the skies above North Yorkshire in the summer of 1951.
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Two dogs fall ill after deliberate poisoning incident in Yorkshire village

Two dogs fall ill after deliberate poisoning incident in Yorkshire village

Police are investigating after two dogs are thought to have eaten poisoned biscuits in a peaceful rural village.

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Could putting seagulls on birth control solve Yorkshire resorts' bird problems?

A contraceptive pill could be the answer to reducing the Yorkshire coast's nuisance seagull population.
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Baby lambs torn from their mothers in heartless Yorkshire farm theft

Baby lambs torn from their mothers in heartless Yorkshire farm theft

Seven ewes have been left in distress after their lambs were stolen just days after birth.

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The Yorkshire churches that were built with a kidnapper's ransom

The Yorkshire churches that were built with a kidnapper's ransom

Studley Royal and Newby Hall are two of the finest country estates in North Yorkshire.
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Two Yorkshire roads named in Britain's top 10 most haunted highways

Two blood-chilling Yorkshire roads have been named in a list of the most haunted routes in the country.
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Jet2 announce new destination, plane and flights from Leeds Bradford Airport

Budget airline Jet2 is expanding its operations at Leeds Bradford Airport by announcing a new destination and thousands of extra seats.
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