Beverley

Beverley

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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Into the last eight: Yorkshire's Kyle Edmund.

Australian Open: He’s done it – Kyle Edmund through to first grand slam quarter-final

YORKSHIRE’S Kyle Edmund fought off weariness and Andreas Seppi to reach his first grand slam quarter-final at the Australian Open.

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On his way: Britain's Kyle Edmund makes a forehand return to South Africa's Kevin Anderson.

Australian Open: Stunning win as Kyle Edmund flies flag for Britain

YORKSHIRE’s Kyle Edmund pulled off the biggest victory of his career with a five-set win over US Open finalist Kevin Anderson at the Australian Open.

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Flemingate, Beverley (Google)

Burst water main leaves homes without water in Beverley

Properties in Beverley are without water this morning due to a burst water main.

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The break-in happened in Curlew Close, Beverley. Picture: Google

Woman threw barrel of water over burglar as he fled house in Beverley

Police in Beverley are hunting a burglar who was caught inside a woman's house this evening.

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People power saves Yorkshire train service from potential axe

People power saves Yorkshire train service from potential axe

A passenger outcry has led to train operator Northern agreeing to protect a local service which was at risk of being removed from the timetable.

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Swift Caravans in Cottingham, East Yorkshire. Pic: Google Maps

East Yorkshire caravan factory worker dies in fork lift truck 'incident'

An investigation was under way today after a worker at a Yorkshire caravan factory was killed in an "incident" involving a fork lift truck.

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Rich Hall is bringing his Hoedown tour to Leeds in October, before heading to Beverley later in the year.

Rich Hall - US comedian brings his Hoedown tour to Yorkshire

American comedian Rich Hall is back on the road with a new tour. He talks to Chris Bond about honing his craft and why he’s tired of Donald Trump jokes.

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Harrogate is the third-best place to live in the UK

Harrogate, Leeds and York are big winners in Property Week living survey

Harrogate is the third-best place to live in the UK, according to a new survey.

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Kirkgate Market in Leeds has been praised for its friendliness.

YP Letters: If only success of Leeds could be replicated

From: JG Rusby, Morton Lane, Beverley.

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