CHERRY Red Records are to celebrate the days of "shoegaze" bands in a five-disc compilation, Still In A Dream, A Story Of Shoegaze: 1988-95, early next year.
THE notorious Rock'n'Roll Roll Panto at Leeds City Varieties Music Hall opens on Friday for a run until January 10.
UNIVERSITY of York students from the Department of Theatre, Film and Television are working in rep to produce two shows this week, Zinnie Harris's The Wheel and David Greig's The Cosmonaut's Last Message To The Woman He Once Loved In The Former…
UPSTAGE Centre Youth Theatre in York are to stage Oliver!…with a twist.
SHANE Filan will play only one Yorkshire date on his Right Here tour in 2016, right here in York on March 21.
THE Coral are to return in 2016 after a five-year hiatus, brandishing their eighth studio album, Distance Inbetween.
SCOTSMAN Larry Dean takes top spot at this weekend's Saturday Night Lounge at The Duchess, Stonebow, York.
BUSINESSES in York city centre have just hours left to vote on whether to adopt a Business Improvement District which could see £800,000 raised a year to improve business conditions in the area.
THREE time UK Championship finalist Ken Doherty rolled back the years as he booked a second round berth with a 6-0 hammering of Tony Drago.
THE Sitting Room Comedy Club returns to the Monkbar Hotel in York on December 3 for a Christmas special.
RESURGENT John Higgins wasted little time booking a berth in round two of the Betway UK Championship this afternoon - and revealed he'd love nothing more than a run at the title in York.
BE original this Christmas, suggests Kentmere House Gallery owner Ann Petherick in York. "Buy someone their first-ever original piece of art and encourage them to start collecting," she says.
A YORK building company will be working for the council to overhaul the historic Mansion House.
THE nurse on duty when a woman died in custody had no concerns about her physical health hours before her death, an inquest was told.
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FOLK rock luminaries Fairport Convention are to play the Grand Opera House, York, on March 1 next year.
A PRIMARY school food development manager from York put her catering skills to the test cooking school meals in the House of Commons kitchens.
YOUNGSTERS from seven schools across York and North Yorkshire took part in a special day of activities at the National Railway Museum to learn about careers in engineering.
INDIE music promoters Charm return to the Harrogate bar Major Tom's Social on Thursday with a triple bill and a swirling psychedelic light show.
SO This Is Christmas! Well, no it isn't, not yet anyway, but this will not stop Nineties' northern pop star Kavana and Hollyoaks soap actress Gemma Merna from filling York with festive party cheer tomorrow.
YORK Barbican staff have engaged in a sword fight on the Ouse and a frantic battle on the steps at Clifford's Tower, dressed as characters from Peter Pan, to promote the Christmas ice show, Peter Pan On Ice.
YORK's sixth business week has been hailed a resounding success as early plans are set to take shape for 2016's event.
YEEHAA! Irish comedian Jimeoin, is turning cowboy for his 2016 tour, when he will be shooting from the lip at York Barbican on Saturday, February 20.
VIRGIN Trains has announced a £21 million refurbishment programme for its fleet of 45 trains on the East Coast route from York to London and Edinburgh.
A 91-YEAR-OLD woman died of severe hypothermia because her room at a North Yorkshire care home was so cold, an inquest jury has concluded.
TICKETS for the Mystery Plays 2016 – one of the biggest events York Minster has ever staged – will go on sale on Wednesday, January 13, the cathedral has announced.
A YORK man has scooped a top award for Marks & Spencer employees.
AN INQUEST has opened into the death of a 21-year-old York man.
A MAN suffered serious facial injuries in an attack in York.
AN inquest has opened into the death of a 23-year-old University of York student.
SIGHTINGS of the following vehicles should be reported to North Yorkshire Police:
YOU wouldn't want their electricity bill, but hats off to residents of Twin Pike Way in Wigginton because once again they are lighting up the skies with their traditional Christmas tree display.
YORK artist Mark Hearld has won two prestigious prizes at an exhibition in London.
A SECTION of the A64 will be closed for the next four nights.
EVERYONE except health service bosses themselves seems to realise the abrupt closure of Bootham Park Hospital has been a disaster for mental health patients in York.
A large amount of diesel has been stolen in York.
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FOR one night only, York Literature Festival man of ideas Miles Salter is bringing together northern performance poets Roger McGough and Ian McMillan at the Grand Opera House tomorrow.
THE Lotte Inch Gallery had an all too brief fling at Number 3, High Petergate, York, in 2013, but now it is returning in a new location.
YORK is being showcased to an international audience of travel agents, tour operators and media as part of a new drive to increase overseas tourism to the city.
I SEE once again where cyclists are being favoured (The Press, November 18).
GEORGE OSBORNE will use his comprehensive spending review to reconsider the tax credit cuts implemented on the poorest families, in essence his work penalty.
WORK has started to demolish a former garage in York.