A MAJOR crash has closed the A64 eastbound tonight.
A FASHION dinner at York's National Railway Museum - hosted by Countdown presenter and Strictly Come Dancing favourite Rachel Riley - has raised more than £90,000 for the Prince's Trust.
THE last time Eastbourne singer-songwriter David Ford was in this vicinity, he was disturbing the Saturday afternoon calm of Pocklington's Platform Festival at The Old Station in July with his remarkable, brutal solo rendition of State Of The Union.
NORTON trainer Julie Camacho struck gold at York Racecourse.
Dancing Through The Shadows, Hull Truck Theatre, until October 24, 7.30pm nightly, plus 1pm on October 15 and 21 and 2pm, today, October 17 and 24. Box office: 01482 323638 or hulltruck.co.uk SOMEHOW the BBC missed out Hull from its week-long series…
YORK'S benefit from the thousands of international students educated here means the city has a moral obligation to help refugees, a campaigner has said.
POLICE have “marked the cards” of two brothers after officers twice found cannabis at their family home, York Crown Court heard.
ST Nicholas Fields in York is hosting its autumn fayre on Saturda.
YORK councillors could pull public money out of fossil fuels, even though the city's stockbroker council leader said doing so would be impossibly complex.
GUN, the long-running Glasgow rock band, are on a roll on a raft of British and Irish autumn dates, playing The Duchess in York on Tuesday, before Spain and Portugal beckon next month.
THE Bay City Rollers, starring Les McKeown, will recall their triumphant Seventies' pin-up pop days at the Grand Opera House, York, on November 10.
A TEENAGER who left a bouncer needing 12 stitches when he was hit with a metal pole has avoided an immediate jail term.
RUNNERS and spectators in York's marathon on Sunday morning can expect cool cloudy weather, with the possibility of a little light rain.
FOUR fire crews were called to a chip shop when a fryer set alight.
PERFORMING around Britain on the second leg of his Evolution tour, The X Factor's 2009 winner, Joe McElderry, promised a stunning show live and unplugged at York Barbican.
MORE than 1,500 gardening tools and items have been securely marked by North Yorkshire Police and City of York Council this summer.
A North Yorkshire landlord has appeared in court after one of his tenants had to escape through an upstairs window and another had a lucky escape from a blaze at his property.
POLICE have thanked a pensioner from North Yorkshire, who sent a letter and donation to the "lovely family" of PC Dave Phillips, who was killed while trying to stop burglars in a stolen truck.
FOAM patches seen on York's River Ouse this morning are NOT caused by pollution, according to the Environment Agency.
A FORMER deputy chief constable has condemned the police handling of protests outside the Conservative Party conference, after being abused by protestors at close quarters, while other delegates were attacked.
FRACKING in Ryedale should not go ahead for five years, a council recommended last night.
HOTELS in two of North Yorkshire's market towns have been sold in a £5 million deal to Lincolnshire-headquartered hotel chain Coaching Inn Group.
THE number of people killed or seriously injured on the roads of North Yorkshire has fallen in the last year, figures released this week show.
ATTIRED in a stetson and a red scarf, Tom Russell was playing the part of cowboy well on Monday evening at Pocklington Arts Centre.
A MOTORIST has driven a car off a clifftop in Sewerby, Humberside Police has confirmed.
KARL Sydow and Paul Elliott's brand new British touring production of Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage will play the Grand Opera House, York, from October 17 to 22 next year.
YORK software firm MooD International has been officially presented with its third Queen's Award for Enterprise.
NORTON trainer Julie Camacho does not get many chances of saddling a winner at York, but SWAHEEN can oblige for her this afternoon on the penultimate day of Knavesmire action in 2015.
VADAINE Oliver believes York City's move away from "one-dimensional" football will allow him to stay on the goal trail.
A SHORT film made by a young crew from York will premier in the city tonight.
THE lights certainly went on again (The Press, October 1).
THE BMA’s decision to ballot members over potential industrial action is a reflection of the anger felt by thousands of junior doctors towards the Government’s plans to impose a new contract.
AS part of the Stamp Out Poverty campaign, The Press has followed the introduction of York’s regressive council tax support scheme with some verve.
MIDDLEHAM-based trainer Mark Johnston has enjoyed a fruitful season at York and is aiming for more home county success there today when Yorkidding returns to tackle a new feature race on the card.
FORMER York City midfielder Jonathan Smith will return to Luton Town’s starting line-up for tomorrow’s home meeting with his old club.
GRANTS totalling more than half a million pounds have been handed to dozens of environmental and community projects across York and North Yorkshire.
ALMOST 500 cyber crimes have been reported to North Yorkshire Police this year, ranging from fraud and identity theft to child sex exploitation.
AGGRESSION and intensity.
BIG Brett Waller - nicknamed the Wrecking Ball during his time at York City Knights - is coming back to the Minster city.
WIGGINTON Grasshoppers made it four wins out of four in York Sunday Morning League division one with a 5-2 success at Malt Shovel.
INVESTMENTS made in training a workforce for the future are paying dividends at York-based Portakabin as the business scooped an award double for its apprenticeship programmes.
THE CONTROVERSIAL council tax support scheme in York could be changed in next few months after labyrinthine arguments at a meeting last night saw councillors finally agree to a key review before a crucial deadline.
A GROUP that provides help and support to victims of rape, sexual assault and sexual abuse met in York to mark its 25th anniversary and discuss its future.
A CONVICTED Yorkshire murderer, allegedly attacked in prison by Muslim inmates because of his previous army service, accepted in court yesterday he was a fantasist but denied lying about the incident.