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Returning champions steal the headlines at 143rd Driffield Show

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A linnet, caught on camera by Kev Pointon.

Roger Ratcliffe: Flush of Yorkshire sightings of melodic common linnets

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Countryside communities can enjoy a brighter future if longstanding connectivity issues are tackled effectively, rural leaders have told a House of Lords Select Committee.'Picture by James Hardisty.

Broadband is key to easing rural communities crisis, peers told

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BBC's Countryfile Live is to be held at Castle Howard in Yorkshire for the first time next year, at Castle Howard from August 15-18. Pictured left to right are presenters Matt Baker, Adam Henson, Ellie Harrison, Tom Heap, Anita Rani, John Craven and Charlotte Smith. Picture: BBC

Countryfile Live heads to Castle Howard in Yorkshire first

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Farming Minister George Eustice confident farmers will be pleased with Agriculture Bill’s balance

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GYS: ‘Historic tipping point can be a big opportunity’, farmers told

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GYS: Debut dairy couple win supreme title

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Michael Gove cancels visit to 160th Great Yorkshire Show

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George Dunn, chief executive of the Tenant Farmers Association at the Great Yorkshire Show. Picture by Tony Johnson.

Warning over threat to tenant farming incomes

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Farming union bosses to send united policy message at Great Yorkshire Show

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Returning champions steal the headlines at 143rd Driffield Show

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A linnet, caught on camera by Kev Pointon.

Roger Ratcliffe: Flush of Yorkshire sightings of melodic common linnets

News
Countryside communities can enjoy a brighter future if longstanding connectivity issues are tackled effectively, rural leaders have told a House of Lords Select Committee.'Picture by James Hardisty.

Broadband is key to easing rural communities crisis, peers told

News
BBC's Countryfile Live is to be held at Castle Howard in Yorkshire for the first time next year, at Castle Howard from August 15-18. Pictured left to right are presenters Matt Baker, Adam Henson, Ellie Harrison, Tom Heap, Anita Rani, John Craven and Charlotte Smith. Picture: BBC

Countryfile Live heads to Castle Howard in Yorkshire first

News

Farming Minister George Eustice confident farmers will be pleased with Agriculture Bill’s balance

News

GYS: ‘Historic tipping point can be a big opportunity’, farmers told

News

GYS: Debut dairy couple win supreme title

News

Michael Gove cancels visit to 160th Great Yorkshire Show

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Stewart Calligan tries his hand fishing at Yorkshire's largest freshwater lake.

Stewart Calligan’s day of beach fishing at Hornsea Mere

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This was a fishing trip by long tail boat for Roger, on a trip to South East Asia.

Roger Beck tries fishing in Thailand

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The River Ribble at Horton in Ribblesdale, one of the rivers which has been earmarked for the new salmon catch and release rule. Picture by Tony Johnson.

Environment Agency defends proposed salmon ‘catch and release’ policy

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What we have experienced is a normal winter, a return to normality, says Roger Beck. Picture: Tom Collins

Roger Beck: Rivers teeming with life while we moan about the weather

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The Yorkshire Post's Country Week columnist Jo Foster. Picture by Tony Johnson.

Jo Foster’s hopes spring eternal despite the downpours

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Jo Foster finds she has her hands full with her Patterdale pups. Picture by Tony Johnson.

Jo Foster attempts to house train her Patterdale pups

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