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Anna Baldwin

Blind author: I still write, with a little help from my friends

Peter Addyman with the new historical atlas of York

Mapping out 2,000 years of York history

Mother Rachel Louise feeding her baby

Mums' breastfeeding photography campaign attracts national attention

The 1980s York shop that set Bake Off star Paul Hollywood on the road to fame....

This 1980s York shop set Paul Hollywood on the road to Bake Off fame....

As they were: St John's College students in 1905-07

An education for all: celebrating 175 years of York St John

Artist's impression showing the proposed visitor centre at the base of the mound

CLIFFORD'S TOWER: English Heritage explains it's £2million visitor centre proposals

TRICKS OF THE TRADE: Teen magician Matt Woollons shuffles some cards in front of a poster of legendary magician Dante, whom his grandfather met in the 1930s Picture: Nigel Holland

How does he do that? North Yorks teen Matt Woollons cuts it in the world of magic

Private Samuel Buttress with his wife, Rose Hannah, son Harry and daughter Susan

The life and times of Heworth's Private Samuel Buttress - just one of countless young men who gaves their lives in the 'Great War'

FLYING VISIT: Editor-in-chief of American Vogue Anna Wintour, pictured with Kate Moss during last year's Milan Fashion Week, will be making a flying visit to York for the Northern Youth Fashion Show in aid of the refugee crisis Photo:AP Photo/Luca Bruno

Vogue's Anna Wintour to take part in York University student fashion show in aid of refugees

Sam Stern

Body Mind and Soul: Sam Stern's Salmon Blinis

The Press advertising staff with the teddies for the York Hospital children’s ward. Pictured are, from left, Sadie Patterson, Devon Page, Joe Pickard and Richard Duffy

Family firm Boyes giving out Christmas gifts to children in hospital for 16th year

Enjoying a Baby Ballet class at Clements Hall, York  Picture: David Harrison

Baby Ballet takes flight in York with 15 classes planned for 2016

Maxine shows off a spiced fruit Christmas cake at Bettys Cookery School, Harrogate Photographs by Justin Slee for Bettys

Christmas baking with a little help from Bettys

OFF THE STREETS: Matt Boxall, head of public protection at City of York Council, with some of the illegal cigarettes seized in York   Picture Frank Dwyer

On the trail of rogue traders, dodgy doorstep callers, counterfeiters and scammers - day in the life of trading standards

Heating, blankets and hot drinks are three essentials to keep pensioners warm through winter, says Age UK

Age UK York rolls out advice roadshow to OAPs on keeping warm and well through winter

Having sticky fun at a Crafty Cooks class

New cookery classes for under fives to launch in York

Adrienne French in the studio at her home in Heworth, York.  Picture: David Harrison

Former York hospice nurse Adrienne French swaps roles to become successful artist

Building the Airspeed AS-4 Air Ferry that Tom flew in when he was 6 years old

My flight with Alan Cobham's Flying Circus

HAPPY STANDING: Isotoma director Doug Winter at his standing office desk in York    Picture Frank Dwyer

Is standing at your desk all day better for your health than sitting down?

York teenager Jade Pownall who has been helped by youth homelessness charity Sash

Could you open your home to a vulnerable young adult? Charity Sash is looking for more volunteers

Author and former teacher Sue Ellis

Former York teacher Sue Ellis writes book to encourage children to be the best they can be

Brian Goddard exploring the depths

York diver Brian Goddard unearths the lost secrets of sunken ships

Graham Bradbury at the wheel of the new York Against Cancer minibus

All aboard York Against Cancer's new minibus

Award-winners Steve Dyson, left, and Gordon Howell

10 York coffee venues not to be missed - as chosen by two top experts

York Maker, artist Linda Taylor, who paints intricate images of birds straight on to feathers

York Makers to stage two Christmas Fairs

North Yorkshire-based artist Sarah Güsten-Marr during her visit to Liberia

North Yorkshire artist Sarah Güsten-Marr meets children orphaned by Ebola in visit to Liberia

Charities who benefited from the last Lord Mayor's fundraising (including St Leonard's Hospice, SASH, Young Carers, York Civic Youth Choir, York Hospital Radio, Normandy Veterans, York Civic Trust etc) meet with former Lord Mayor, Ian Gillies, and his civ

Ever wondered what the Lord Mayor does for York? Quite a lot, as it happens.

Signal Boy Edward Roden, just 15 when he died

Remembering the heroes of Fishergate and Fulford

Abigail and Barney are gone. Gertrude, Nigel and 17 others await....

After Abigail and Barney.... Katie, Mary, Steve and 16 others await....

Mussels Steamed with Wine & Tarragon

Body, mind and soul: Mussels steamed with wine & tarragon

Lou Harrand who has opened Yogabomb in York, offering hot yoga classes  Picture: David Harrison

York tsunami survivor Lou Harrand launches new hot yoga studio to help beat depression

Miles Salter

The wolf, the witch and the York children's author

Crowds gather around the Christmas tree, in St Helen's Square, for the annual lights switch on

York's St Nicholas Fair promises to be the best yet - here are its top ten highlights

This picture of Monty won York snapper Andrea Denniss the title of Pet Photographer Of The Year in the prestigious Master Photographers Association (MPA) Awards

Top dog: York's Andrea Denniss wins first prize in national pet photography competition

Designers Ruth Gibbs (left) and Natalie Herbert, of Meiji, show off their colourful scarves and pocket squares

York designers turn their hand to luxury silk scarves using ancient dyeing techniques from Japan

LASHING OUT: In a scene from Coronation Street, Leanne Tilsley (Jane Danson) reels in shock after being hit by a remote control thrown by her moody step-son Simon Barlow (Alex Bain) Picture: (C) ITV Plc

Help, my son is beating me up - new campaign to highlight 'hidden' victims of domestic abuse in York

Jerk chicken getting the flame treatment on the hot grill at Turtle Bay, York. Picture: Anthony Chappel-Ross

Why York's new restaurant Turtle Bay is turning up the heat

Photographs are the only keepsake you should bring back from Africa says wildlife artist Robert Fuller

From elephants to Yorkshire barn owls: how you can help save your favourite wild creatures

A child peers through a peep hole at the new £1 million exhibition at The Bar Convent, York

Secrets and spies: the truth about York's new £1 million visitor attraction at the Bar Convent

TEAM YORKSHIRE: Atlantic rowers (l-r) Frances Davies, Helen Butters, Niki Doeg, Janette Benaddi

Meet the four York mums about to row across the Atlantic - probably naked

TV chef Gino D'Acampo, who is bringing his Q&A roadshow to York's Barbican on Friday

Question time with celebrity chef Gino D'Acampo ahead of his date at York Barbican

One of these coats is £369, the other is £20. Can you spot the difference?

Two yellow coats, one costs £369, the other £20 - can you spot the difference?

North Yorkshire artist Sarah Güsten-Marr who is travelling to Liberia on a charitable mission. Picture: Frank Dwyer

North Yorkshire artist Sarah Güsten-Marr heads to Liberia for emotional homecoming

York Barbican

REVIEW: Stewart Francis 'Pun - Gent', York Barbican

Carey Mulligan, centre, stars at Maud Watts in the movie Suffragette

What did the suffragettes do in York? Quite a lot actually...

Lancôme's Shehla Shaikh gives model Hannah Moran some red-carpet glamour

Get the look: 10 beauty secrets of the red carpet

Tim Hopgood, York author

York children's author Tim Hopgood spins a story web all about shapes

Jacob Murphy tucks into a selection of chocolate ice-creams made for Chocolate Week at LICC in York   Picture: Frank Dwyer

Check out York's top ten choc spots as Chocolate Week begins

Rachel Birch, of York, who has been treated for breast cancer

Rachel 1 - Cancer 0: Breast cancer, a survivor's story

CASUAL LUXE: Cassie wears printed trousers (£89.95) and sheer top (£64.95) both In Wear, shoes (£65.95) and bag (£310) by Ralph Lauren, all at Browns York

Top five fashion looks for autumn


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