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Bletchley Park codebreaker from Yorkshire who helped crack Enigma dies at 104

James “Jimmy” Thirsk, who has died three days after his 104th birthday, was an intelligence analyst during the Second World War at Bletchley Park, where he helped to decipher the German Enigma code.

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Britain's Kyle Edmund: On his way out against Italy's Fabio Fognini.

French Open: ‘Sometimes it’s just not your day,’ says Kyle Edmund

YORKSHIRE’S Kyle Edmund admitted he missed his big chance to reach the fourth round of the French Open after losing in five sets to Fabio Fognini.

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The fracking camp at Kirby Misperton earlier this year.

YP Letters: Kirby Misperton fracking protesters were protecting environment

From: Wendy Cross, Beverley.

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Kyle Edmund: Faces teenager.

Kyle Edmund best British hope in Paris

BEVERLEY’S Kyle Edmund will play Australian teenager Alex de Minaur in the first round of the French Open, which starts on Sunday in Paris.

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A 'rail revolution' is being called for.

Andrew Allison: Split-ticket trick for cheaper fares on rip-off railway

THIS newspaper has called for the resignation of Chris Grayling for breaking his promises to improve rail services in the north. Many will be broadly sympathetic with The Yorkshire Post’s position.

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Are speed cameras a safety deterrent?

YP Letters: Selfish drivers out in force for Bank Holiday

From: Simon Foster, Beverley.

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Tour de Yorkshire: Timings and road closures for stage one

The Tour de Yorkshire kicks off on Thursday morning with the women's race pushing off for stage one.

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Tour de Yorkshire 2018: Live news, pictures and analysis from Stage 1

The fifth riding of the Tour de Yorkshire gets underway today with thousands of fans expected to line the route from Beverley to Doncaster.

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Tour de Yorkshire: Everything you need to know ahead of stage one

Excitement is building ahead of the first stage of this year's Tour de Yorkshire.
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The  Willamson family, Nigel, Katie and Fiona of Barmston Farm and Holiday Park at Woodmansey with llamas Oliver and Elaine.

How the Williamson family created an animal kingdom near Hull

There’s more to life than potatoes. While this phrase may seem a little wacky, as though anyone would ever feel the humble spud was his or her epicentre, the world of supplying fish and chip shops along the east coast of Yorkshire for many years with what he hoped was the perfect chip had begun to fry the brain of Hull-based potato merchant Nigel Williamson.

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Six Yorkshire postcodes appear in Sunday Times Best Places to Live guide for 2018

Six Yorkshire postcodes appear in Sunday Times Best Places to Live guide for 2018

Four Yorkshire property hotspots are new entries in this year's Best Places to Live guide compiled by The Sunday Times.
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Kiplingcotes derby: All you need to know about Yorkshire's ancient horse race

Kiplingcotes derby: All you need to know about Yorkshire's ancient horse race

The Kiplingcotes derby will not be contested this year after off-roaders caused significant damage to the historic course.
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The Yorkshire Prezzo restaurants that will close - and the ones staying open

The Yorkshire Prezzo restaurants that will close - and the ones staying open

Italian restaurant chain has announced it will close 94 of its UK branches as it seeks a buyer.

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Kyle Edmund, right, talks with celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay at the Australian Open.

Australian Open: Take the stage and be the man is message to Kyle Edmund

Kyle Edmund is getting a sense of the excitement his Australian Open run is causing back home while he keeps his focus firmly on this morning’s semi-final against Marin Cilic.

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Dr Colin Gregory (right) with doubles partner Ian Collins

Kyle Edmund's boyhood tennis club in Yorkshire has already produced an Australian Open winner

You'd think that by reaching the Australian Open semi-finals, Kyle Edmund would be breaking new ground for a boy from Beverley.

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Kyle Edmund after his quarter-final win at the Australian Open.

The Yorkshire Post says: What a racket! Kyle Edmund’s coming of age

KYLE EDMUND is already a match for the world’s top tennis players after stunning third seed and ATP Tour Final winner Grigor Dimitrov to reach the semi-finals of the prestigious Australian Open.

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Kyle Edmund's Yorkshire schoolteachers think he could have been a professional cricketer too

Kyle Edmund's Yorkshire schoolteachers think he could have been a professional cricketer too

Australian Open semi-finalist Kyle Edmund could have played any number of sports at the top level, according to his former teachers.
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Winner: Kyle Edmund, left, shakes hands with Grigor Dimitrov after winning their quarter-final at the Australian Open.

Australian Open: Remarkable triumph as Kyle Edmund reaches last four

YORKSHIRE’S Kyle Edmund continued his remarkable run at the Australian Open by beating third seed Grigor Dimitrov to reach his first grand slam semi-final.

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Kyle Edmund in action in Melbourne

Kyle Edmund's former teacher on the tennis star's determination to succeed

Kyle Edmund can handle the pressure of becoming British number one in the future, according to his former tennis teacher at North Yorkshire's Pocklington School.
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Kyle Edmund celebrates beating Andreas Seppi

Kyle Edmund: From Beverley Tennis Club to the Australian Open semi-finals

With Andy Murray absent from Melbourne, the Australian Open has been very much Kyle Edmund's stage.
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