Regional leaders in Yorkshire and other parts of northern England have written to Elizabeth Truss to ask for the Government’s clear commitment to fully deliver the second phase of high-speed rail plans.
Audrey Niffenegger is one of the world's most popular authors. Her debut novel The Time Traveler's Wife sold millions of copies and became a Hollywood movie, while she famously collected a $5m advance for its hit follow-up Her Fearful Symmetry.
It was the perfect day for messing around in a boat and the presenters of the BBC’s hugely popular Countryfile appeared to be enjoying themselves as they soaked up the sunshine at Castle Howard yesterday.
His verse is literally written on the wind, etched onto the Yorkshire landscape, to be read, he said, by sheep and the stars, but it was Simon Armitage’s own star that was in the ascendency last night.