RIVERDANCE will play York Barbican from April 12 to 14 next year on its 21st anniversary tour with a new generation of Irish dancers.
GREEN Hammerton company Badapple Theatre's latest On Your Doorstep tour is a revival of their backstreet football fairytale The Carlton Colliers.
CITY Screen, York, will play host to Tony and Richard Bracewell, producer and director of Bill (PG), on Sunday evening when they will take questions after the 6pm screening of their knockabout Shakespeare comedy.
INVESTIGATIONS are continuing today into the death of a worker at a North Yorkshire distribution depot.
YORK company Pilot Theatre like to break down cultrural barriers with their international bridge-building liaisons.
CONGRATULATIONS on being the smallest audience on our tour, said crime writer Mark Billingham, aware of Saturday night's counter attractions.
A YOUNG York businessman has been nominated for two Great British Entrepreneur awards.
YORK City manager Russ Wilcox has admitted he made a mistake replacing attacker Michael Coulson with midfielder Ben Godfrey prior to Saturday's capitulation against Cambridge.
YORK City boss Russ Wilcox will not be treating the Johnstone's Paint Trophy with contempt by fielding a weakened side.
YORK law firm Langleys Solicitors has retained six newly qualified solicitors following the successful completion of their training.
FOLK big band Bellowhead are to precede their farewell tours with a compilation of the best loved tracks from their five studio albums.
YORK'S roads have been heavily congested during this evening's rush hour after a spillage on the A64 near Bishopthorpe. There have been particular problems in the Cemetery Road and Fulford Road areas. The spillage has now been cleared.
A WOMAN was attacked by two other women while she was walking her dog in York city centre.
BILLY Mitchell and Ray Laidlaw are touring the UK this year with The Lindisfarne Story, celebrating the history and music of the much beloved folk-rock band.
AN AGGRESSIVE passenger spat in the face of a female train conductor.
WHIMSICAL Welshman Euros Childs, frontman of Gorky's Zygotic Mynci from 1991 to their demise in 2004, returns to The Basement at City Screen, York, this weekend at the invitation of Please Please You promoter Joe Coates.
POLICE are looking for witnesses to a moped crash in York that left a woman seriously hurt.
THE York manufactured UK entry for the 2015 World Expo in Milan has been awarded the International Jury Prize for best design.
DUNNINGTON cruised into the second round of the York FA Sunday Morning Senior Cup as they thrashed Cliffe 13-2.
TO bag or not to bag, that is the question. From today any store or chain employing more than 250 people will charge us 5p for a carrier bag.
BRITAIN is facing an energy crisis.
YORK based Hethertons Solicitors has selected as a finalist for the Yorkshire Legal Awards - becoming the only firm from the city to make this year's shortlist.
Last year BOB ADAMS chronicled his quest to discover the source of the Nidd. This year's odyssey was to find the River Rye's first trickle.
IT might have been a season from hell off the field for York City Knights yet it so nearly delivered the promised land on it thanks to minor miracles from head coach James Ford and his players – only for play-off opponents Swinton to be the ones…
WE have Historic England to thank for today's Yesterday Once More.
As a boy, Adam Dove loved playing outdoors. As a man, he runs woodland adventure courses for young York children. And now he's written a book of his ten best adventure activities. STEPHEN LEWIS spoke to him AS a little boy growing up in Elvington,…
MISTY autumnal morning walks around the farm and the trees are laden with fruit, what to do with so many? Autumn is my favourite season, the land abundant with food, as if the sweet memories of summer are given back to us stored in root vegetables,…
I work nearly every day in the Pilates Studio at York Pilates Space so I spend a lot of time observing people’s bodies, posture and movement. Pilates is a great system of movement and exercise, if you learn the principles and practise regularly the…
A YORK accountancy firm has merged with a smaller Leeds practice in a move aimed at expanding its services to the charity and not-for-profit sector.
FOLLOWING on from the many letters about the water feature in Parliament Street, York, I would like to make the following suggestion. Queen Elizabeth II is the longest-serving monarch and I think a fitting tribute would be a statue of her majesty on…
WHEN I was a lad it was woe betide me, and anyone else, if I/they did not come to a full stop on the bike when I/they reached the top of Green Lane, Acomb, where there was a prominent “Halt” sign.
EARLY figures from the new Make It York body show the Shambles market made thousands less than planned in the first months of this year.
HOW very sad as an ex-employee of Ben Johnson to see in the same edition (The Press, October 2) of the closure of the RR Donnelley Flaxby Moor plant on page one and in the Way We Were the glowing piece about Ben Johnson’s reputation 25 years ago,…
A YORK software firm which specialises in technology for the bakery industry is preparing for a nationwide rollout follow the successful trial of a new partnership with a German-based counterpart.
A BUS service saved by local councils and the public ended again at the weekend.
IT'S Stoptober, when smokers are encouraged to give up cigarettes for 28 days. Maria Lewis, who stopped smoking a year ago, tells how she did it and why she hasn't looked back.
YORK Brewery has launched a fresh drive to sell its beers overseas, with a new Roman-themed range aimed at the export market.
FRACKING wells in North Yorkshire would need to have expert inspectors "crawling all over them", according to a county MP.
A FIREFIGHTER in York has hung up his uniform after more than 43 years in the service.
THE number of people killed or seriously injured on North Yorkshire's roads has fallen by 20 per cent in the last year.