A DECISION on the future of York's threatened swimming pools is expected as soon as next month.
I thought that one of the main reasons for the ECB's decision to put 12 of the country's top players on central contracts was to make them feel a part of the new 'Team England'.
WHEN a new member of staff turned out to be a bloke I went to school with, my first thoughts were not to rush over, slap him on the back and say "Hi - long time, no see." I was gripped with terror - he knew me when I turned 18.
ANTHONY McGrath's chequered career with Yorkshire has so far been a combination of good luck and misfortune in almost equal measure and now he finds himself standing at the crossroads once again.
CHILDREN are forever falling out. "She pinched my doll!" "She's drawn on my picture", and "She's got more crayons than me," are regular outbursts in my home, and are usually followed by me telling my young daughters: "Don't be silly, can't you two play together nicely?"
SO another summer slips by with Yorkshire flattering to deceive in knockout cricket, the high expectations of the first half of the season suddenly evaporating into thin air.
THERE'S nothing like a pensioner to make you feel old.
Charles Hutchinson consults Ann Maurice, TV's House Doctor, for some remedies to fix those DIY disasters.
The dust has finally settled and our new showroom has opened in Monkgate. A lot of people have asked why we have moved and the main reason is the need for more space.
Musician Dave Nicholls wanted to make more of his terrace home, so we called in the architects.Stephen Lewis reports.
THE best thing about the summer is being able to eat outside. Somehow, food seems to taste better, perhaps it is the reminder of long lunches on past summer holidays.
If you want a home that is out of this world, watch this space, says MAXINE GORDON.
The Evening Press has joined in a Lion-hearted battle against blindness, which is taking to the streets of York this month.
A high-tech eye camera which specialists at York District Hospital want to help them battle against blindness proved its worth when it identified four people who need sight tests.
AS awkward situations go, it's one of the worst. However confident you are, meeting your boyfriend or girlfriend's parents for the first time is always awash with tension.
YORKSHIRE Phoenix take on Kent Spitfires at Headingley tomorrow in a game which both sides must win if they are to stand a decent chance of going on to finish up as champions of the Norwich Union National League.
CAMPAIGNERS were today celebrating after a turbulent council meeting gave them their biggest victory in the fight to save York's swimming pools.
A SPENDING watchdog could be asked to investigate if City of York Council proceeds with a £10,000 swimming pools consultation exercise.
Ground: Deva Stadium
The kicks are high and you'll end up fighting fit.
MICHAEL Lumb's powerful unbeaten 66 could not prevent Yorkshire losing to Zimbabwe by 32 runs at Headingley on Saturday, but his exciting performance still whetted the appetite for what he may serve up next season when he is eligible to play for them in the Championship.
Yorkshire and England all-rounder Craig White, who collapsed in the street in his home town of Scarborough on Tuesday, will have a brain scan next week after continuing to rest over the next few days.
CRAIG White's England career has suffered another setback.
Harrogate Cricket Club will be pulling out all the stops on June 21 when Yorkshire play their first match on the St George's Road ground for three years.
DINNER parties - the very words put the fear of God into most people. All that effort, all those people - having to make your house look nice, having to be on your very best behaviour (suppress all arguments with your husband).
RAIN held up Yorkshire's victory push at Chester-le-Street today where Durham were on 94 for five and still 11 runs away from avoiding the innings defeat.
I HAVE long suspected that my life may not be running on a par with that of my peers - that I'm missing out, that my friends have nicer clothes, homes with all mod cons, holidays that don't involve tents and cars that don't need a built-in mechanic.
York is leading the way in the fight against blindness, a national charity chief declared at the launch of an eye health campaign by the city's three Lions clubs.
A York initiative aimed at raising awareness of the hidden danger of blindness could be used as a model for other events around the country.
Eyesight is a precious gift - yet many people could be in danger of losing it without even knowing.
Anyone searching for a definition of unremarkable would have found it at Bootham Crescent on Saturday afternoon.
Well, it had to come at some stage, and on Saturday it finally did.
Yorkshire knew they would have to tear up the record book if they were to beat Northamptonshire at Wantage Road today and make it through to the quarter-finals of the NatWest Trophy.
What follows after the calm is usually a storm and so it proved.
When a match is expected to have no shortage of snap, crackle and pop what often follows is flaccid fare.
It was the obvious finale to the Terry Dolan era Part I.
A hat-trick of wins for triumphant Terry Dolan and his revamped Minstermen and proof, if it were needed, that City's red revival of recent weeks is a real one.
WHAT'S this? A celebrity being jostled by adoring young fans, desperate to touch their hero.
THE torrid speculation surrounding the future of Nestl Rowntree today might have led many to believe that the chocolate city is in meltdown.
Ground: Sincil Bank
Ground: Gay Meadow
A sponge can only soak up so much water, a defence only so much pressure.
Rarely can a match that had threatened so little at the turn offer so much by the end.
GOALKEEPER Alan Fettis finally ended speculation over his York City future this afternoon by signing a new contract.
FANS' favourite Wayne Hall is planning to make life difficult for York City boss Terry Dolan.
BRADFORD CITY are believed to be back on the trail of Manchester United's former York City striker Jonathan Greening.