Review: Dick Whittington, Harrogate Theatre, until January 15 2017. Box office: 01423 502116 or at harrogatetheatre.co.uk DICK Whittington marks Phil Lowe’s tenth year in the pantomime director’s seat at Harrogate Theatre and his eighth show with…
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A person died and a second person was arrested after two cars and a motorcycle were involved in a crash that blocked the A19.
IT can be confusing trying to keep up with all the productions of A Christmas Carol. You'll find one at Kirkgate, the Victorian street at York Castle Museum, courtesy of Nightshade Productions, but this is the other one running in York. The one by…
WHEN it comes to the Government passing legislation with regard to the use of mobile phones, it would seem some MPs follow a code of “don’t do as I do, but do as I say”.
POLICE say they are extremely disappointed by a massive increase in drink and drug drivers in the first nine days of their Christmas crackdown campaign.
ADIL Rashid has proved a crucial point to critics who doubted his ability as a Test match cricketer, according to Martyn Moxon.
It's been an exciting week in York's beer scene - and not just on Micklegate...
AN EVENING of the supernatural, the uncanny and the bizarre is on the cards in Off The Rock Productions' winter spread of short plays, The Trove Of Curiosities, at Krumbs Kitchen, Tanner Row, York.
THE York Early Music Christmas Festival started with a splendid concert by Spiritato!
HARVEY STEPHENSON starred in midfield, covering ground and dominating exchanges, as York Under-14s Schoolboys won 3-0 at Leeds.
LEADING literary figures from North Yorkshire have spoken of their disbelief over a council's decision to charge business rates to volunteer-run libraries.
MARTIN Barrass came on stage at the York Theatre Royal panto last night and won a standing ovation.
FOUR ducks have been stolen from allotments in North Yorkshire.
A SCHOOL bus driver who ignored two road closed signs and one stretch of water before getting his vehicle stuck has been jailed.
MENTAL health services in York may be in complete disarray. But at least there’s some good news for one of the city’s most unique nature reserves.
ANOTHER day, another kick in the teeth for vulnerable mental health patients.
HARROGATE artist Anita Bowerman is holding Christmas With A Conscience Saturdays at her Dove Tree Art Studio in the run-up to Christmas.
LINDA Combi, the ex-pat American illustrator long settled in York, celebrates the more loveable and quirky customs she has observed since arriving from California, in her 2017 calendar, Strictly British.
A SOLICITORS’ office on York’s Museum Street has become the latest business to unveil its Advent window to shoppers in the city.
A NORTH Yorkshire hairdresser is celebrating after being recognised as one of the UK’s top stylists.
TADAAWOL made a fantastic start for Roger Fell when winning at Newcastle last month and can complete a quickfire course double in the Neigh One Will Give You A Better Deal Handicap back at Gosforth Park this evening.
I HEARD the other night Roger Miller singing the 1960s song “England swings like a pendulum, Bobbies on bicycles two by two”.
YORK City Knights are STILL waiting for confirmation they can play games at Bootham Crescent.
I’M still waiting with bated breath for the promised action by the police on the rogue cyclists and motorists illegally using the pedestrian zone in York.
A FRIEND of mine recently suffered a serious bout of toothache.
DANIEL Nti has issued a warning that his former club have a reputation for causing cup upsets ahead of tomorrow’s FA Trophy first round clash at Bootham Crescent.
FIRST it was “Brexit means Brexit”, now the Prime Minster is telling us that she wants a “Red, White and Blue Brexit”.
WORCESTER City are sweating on the fitness of former Premier League striker Lee Hughes ahead of their FA Trophy trip to York City.
SECONDS away, round three!
SELBY Town will be eyeing a return to good league form after nearly pulling off a notable cup shock in midweek.
WORK has started on building a new home for a long-standing York business.
PICKERING Town boss Paul Marshall says his players have made themselves genuine title contenders in the Northern Counties East League given their run of form.
YORK RI RUFC have taken a big step off the field by appointing Richard Francis as a new club development officer.
A GROUP of primary school governors in York have voted unanimously to become an academy.
PLUCKY volunteers will have their heads shaved and body parts waxed for the Meningitis Research Foundation.
FROSTY sculptures made from ice will transform York city centre this weekend.
A NATURE reserve will be restored after receiving thousands of pounds to give it a new lease of life.
FOUR hundred elderly residents have joined the Lord Mayor of York and the Civic Party for a Christmas Cheer reception.
HEALTH leaders in North Yorkshire have been summoned to an urgent summit about the future of services in the county.
MUSICIANS and choirs are set to perform across York city centre this weekend to raise money for a charity for homeless young people.
A WOMAN has been charged over the crash that left York pantomime star Martin Barrass with serious injuries.
THE Ministry of Defence has praised North Yorkshire County Council for helping former members of the armed services.
BURHOUSE Margaret Peacefully on December 3rd, 2016 in York District Hospital aged 85 years. Much loved wife of the late Derick. Loving mum, mother-in-law, grandmother and great grandmother and a dear friend to many. A celebration of Margaret's life…
MOUNCEY Renee (nee Kemp) On December 5th, 2016, Renee, loving wife of the late Terence Mouncey. A much loved mum to Kevin and Kathryn, mum-in-law of Mark and the late Susan. Also a dearly loved grandma and great-grandma. Funeral service to take place…
WATSON Patricia (Pat) Passed away peacefully in York Hospital on December 1st, aged 83 years. Loving wife to Laurie, cherished mother of Clive, Linda and the late David, nana and great-nana, who will be very sadly missed. Funeral to be held at York…
YATES Jean Died peacefully on November 30th, 2016. Beloved wife of Keith Yates, loving mother to Helen and John and proud grandmother of Isabelle and Celia. A Celebration of her life will take place at York Crematorium at 3.40p.m., on Friday,…