BEFORE their multitude of Nineties' chart hits, York's own Shed Seven came under pressure to be economical with the truth by re-branding themselves as Leeds lads because it would have more street cred.
YORK Guildhall Orchestra presents Saturday's concert at York Barbican in tandem with Jessie's Fund to mark the York charity's 20th anniversary.
HOW has the first year gone, Al? What have you learnt, both in good and bad ways, from the first 12 months at the Black Swan Inn and what have been your highlights so far?
A BROAD thematic programme can be risky. Nevertheless, York Opera pulled this evening off, in spite of last-minute replacements of both singers and accompanists.
IN the wake of last Sunday night's sold-out screening of Vivien Leigh's Oscar-winning turn in A Streetcar Named Desire, City Screen, York will show Cate Blanchett's parallel performance in Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine on Monday evening.
CITY Screen, York, is celebrating the 40th anniversary of Monty Python And The Holy Grail with the extra silliness of a sing-along 9pm screening on Wednesday night.
THE Environment Agency has launched an investigation after people living near a smouldering rubbish tip claimed the stench was affecting their health.
WELSH heavy metal warriors Bullet For My Valentine follow up the August release of their fifth studio album, Venom, with an autumn tour.
A BUS driver came to work in York on Monday – having just rescued his neighbour from a burning flat.
FORTY years have passed since Steve Hackett released his first solo album and he is celebrating the anniversary with a nationwide autumn tour that visits York Barbican on October 14.
Freddie Flintoff, Second Innings, Hull City Hall; also playing Grand Opera House, York, tonight. Box office: 08 A LANCASTRIAN cricketer showcasing his first attempt at stand-up comedy to a packed crowd in Yorkshire should be a recipe for disaster,…
THANK You For The Music celebrates the chart-topping music of ABBA and The Bee Gees at the Grand Opera House, York, on November 7.
FRIARGATE Theatre is in need of a few repairs, so naturally the York venue has got the poets in for a night of Uttering For Guttering on October 30.
YORK Conservatives have welcomed an announcement from the Chancellor that local councils will be allowed to set their own business rates.
ONE of the motorbike riders who died in a crash on the B1257 between Malton and Amotherby has been named as 62-year-old Stuart Hansen from Bridlington, East Yorkshire.
YORK Central Library was the scene of a burglary last night.
AN historic York granary mill, which has been transformed into Grade A office space is now almost fully let following its £750,000 refurbishment.
THE 49-year-old woman who was hospitalised in a crash in York last week remains in a 'critical but stable condition' in Leeds General Infirmary.
A CATEGORICAL disaster is how the boss of a York night club described its lack of fire safety provisions. York Crown Court has been told that in 2013 Aaron Mellor's Tokyo club had faulty smoke detectors, bottle crates blocking an emergency exit and…
A MAN from near York has been arrested after police allegedly saw drugs being thrown from a car he was in.
A REPLACEMENT for York's Bootham Park Hospital is unlikely to be built before 2019 at the earliest.
The words "How hard can it be?" soon returned to haunt me when I agreed to look after my brother's dog.
BUSINESSES across the region have been rewarded for their green credentials at an awards ceremony in York.
KENTMERE House Gallery owner Ann Petherick always makes a point of looking out for opportunities for her regular artists.
YOU may or may not be fed when you partake of The Last Supper, the Reckless Sleepers' performance piece where the audience is invited to dinner with some famous and not so famous characters.
THE Russian State Ballet and Opera House presents Giuseppe Verdi's haunting tragedy La Traviata at York Barbican tomorrow night with a Bolshoi Theatre guest soloist – as yet unnamed – in the role of Violetta.
MANAGERLESS Doncaster Rovers will arrive at York City for tonight's Johnstone's Paint Trophy second-round tie having failed to win an away game since April.
YORK City boss Russ Wilcox will not be treating the Johnstone's Paint Trophy with contempt by fielding a weakened side.
AT THE opening of the Conservative Party Conference the Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said in his speech: “Our message to Isil is clear, when you threaten the lives of British citizens, there is no place to hide.”
HOW terribly noble of Mark Gladwin (Letters, September 26) with his feeble attempt to defend Labour MP Rachael Maskell.
NORTH Yorkshire trainer Mark Johnston, who has saddled no fewer than 81 two-year-old winners this season, can add to that extraordinary tally at Catterick this afternoon.
YORKSHIRE captain Andrew Gale has been awarded a benefit by the county in 2016.
A BOY from Copmanthorpe is trekking across the bridges of London to raise money for a diabetes charity.
THE Care Quality Commission have closed Bootham Park Hospital with no warning because a ceiling fell on them.
THE boss of three popular night spots in York city centre and his company face a £173,000 court bill for fire safety lapses that risked hundreds of lives.
As Breast Cancer Awareness Month begins, MAXINE GORDON speaks to a York survivor with a positive message