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Sir Timothy Kitson, former MP

Sir Timothy Kitson, who has died at 88, was Conservative MP for Richmond in North Yorkshire for nearly 25 years, from 1959 to 1983. Elected at 28, he was the second youngest MP in the Commons, in one of Britain’s safest seats.

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Henry Hall (left) and his singing partner Malcolm White on Britain's Got Talent in 2017. Picture: ITV

Henry Hall, TV personality

Henry Hall, who has died at 86, was a Doncaster pensioner who became an overnight sensation two years ago years after appearing on the TV show, Britain’s Got Talent.

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Andy Colley

Andrew Colley, farm worker

Andrew Colley, who has died at 56, was a well-known figure in rural Yorkshire, especially around Bramham, Clifford and Tadcaster, where he freelanced in farming and forestry, and ran a logging business.

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Richard Harrap

Richard Harrap, Councillor

Richard Harrap was a serving Bridlington councillor whose death was announced just over a week after he retained his seat at the local elections.

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