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Busker claims he was asked to leave York pitch unless he played only Christmas songs

Busker claims he was asked to leave York pitch unless he played only Christmas songs

Santa (Jim Brooks) and Mistress Holly (Jackie Brooks) get ready for Christmas at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

13 places where children can see Santa this Christmas

Dr. Vicky Forster pictured in the labs of The Northern Institute for Cancer Research. Pic: Mike Urwin. 100314

Childhood leukaemia survivor turned cancer researcher speaks in York

The Chancellor, George Osbourne MP

Residents and campaigners list demands ahead of landmark Government funding announcement

Poppy and her mum Alison

Schoolgirl's life changing operation is a success

A former Lord Mayor of York, Cllr Julie Gunnell, is pictured pulling a cracker with Duncan Bartlett, Dawn Bidgood and Rosie Brierley at a previous Christmas Cheer reception Picture Frank Dwyer.

Places still available for Mayor's Christmas cheer event

Celebrating: Ron and Dorothy Hewson

Ryedale couple celebrate 65 years of marriage

Philip Thake from the Conservation Trust at the old shop premises at Robson and Cooper in Lendal Picture: Nigel Holland

Pop-up archaeology lab to open in York

Yorkshire Rows were guests of honour at Burn Christmas light switch on. Left to right: Frances Davies, Jeanette Benaddi, Niki Doeg, Helen Butters are pictured with Chris Phillipson

Atlantic rowers switch on village Christmas lights

Rory Johnson has not been seen since 1215am on Friday

Rescue boat chief hopes river search for Rory can resume today

Thousands of homes without water near York

5,000 homes lose water for more than 19 hours - but repairs now complete - UPDATED

The Oaklands County Rest Home

91-year-old died of hypothermia at care home

Tragic York student named and inquest opens

Tragic York student named and inquest opens

Mick Hickling

"We must act now to get Bootham Park open again for patients"

Toni Speck

"I had no concern", nurse tells Toni Speck inquest

Library image

York rail death victim was man in his 30s - UPDATED

Managing director David Horne, pictured with a Virgin East Coast train

Virgin announce £21m refurbishment of East Coast trains

A Yorkshire Water project to replace Victorian pipes with a plastic pipes, pictured here

Victorian pipes to be replaced to reduce risk of lead contamination in York

3 suspicious vehicles police want to find

3 suspicious vehicles police want to find

York Crown Court

Man threatened to burn couple alive, court told

Matthew Bell

Scout master sentenced for child abuse

York households to be balloted on changes to bin collections

York households could be balloted on changes to bin collections

York's Back the Bid team

Deadline looms for votes on Business Improvement District for York

The aftermath of the crash on the A64.

Driver faces drug charge over A64 crash that killed his friend

Corbyn must change approach, union boss tells York audience

Jeremy Corbyn must change approach, union boss tells York audience

The site at Reynards garage in Piccadilly, York, where demolition work is well under way.

PHOTOS: Demolition under way at former plane factory in York city-centre

Have your say on today's talking points....

LETTERS: Join the debate on the 10 most recent letters

Lisa Green the school food development manager at Clifton Green School

York school represented in Parliament

FLASHBACK: scenes from the Black Friday sales last year. Picture: David Parry/PA Wire

Black Friday in York: Your guide to the sales

LESSONS: St John Fisher Catholic High School pupils (from left) India Deakin, 13, Helen Rowsby, 13, and Morgan Cain, 13, with under- graduate civil engineer Akif Sarwar during the skyscraper challenge at the National Railway Museum, York. Picture: Richard

Youngsters engineer a future at York museum

Part of A64 to close for 4 nights

Part of A64 to close for 4 nights

Lotte Inch, launching her gallery in Bootham, York. Picture: Frank Dwyer

New gallery opens in York city-centre

The Mansion House restoration will begin early next year

Workers appointed for York Mansion House restoration

A scene from the Minster's last Mystery Plays production in 2000

Minster Mystery Plays tickets to go on sale in January

Colin Powell

York shop worker wins award

Man, 21, suffers serious injuries in York attack

Man, 21, suffers serious injuries in York attack

University of York

Inquest opens into death of student

York artists wins two prestigious prizes

York artists wins two prestigious prizes

The theft happened in Main Street, Heslington

Large theft of fuel reported in York

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

Ivana Jakubkova of St Nicks Environment Centre, Kate Lock, festival director of For the Love of Yorkshire, and Richard Lane of York Community Energy with the message to world leaders

York climate campaigners head for Paris

A young woman believed to be Maureen Linden

Who is Maureen Linden? - Search on for clues about mystery photo found in York

Mark Cosens from York Interfaith Group and volunteers, plant trees on the banks of the River Ouse at Clifton near St Barnabas School. Pic: Nigel Holland

Interfaith group plants 400 trees on the banks of the River Ouse

Fairport Convention

Fairport Convention to perform in North Yorkshire

A past Rock'n'Roll Panto at Leeds City Varieties Music Hall. Picture: Tony O'Connell

Watch out for boulder fight at Leeds City Varieties' Rock'n'Roll Panto, Robin Hood

University of York students in The Wheel

University of York theatre students present Zinnie Harris and David Greig plays this week

Joshua Goodman (left) and fellow director Matt Harper at Upstage Centre Youth Theatre, York. Picture: Nigel Holland

Upstage Centre Youth Theatre re-imagine Lionel Bart's songs for December staging of Oliver!

Irish singer Shane Filan

Westlife singer Shane Filan flies solo at York Barbican in only Yorkshire date of his 2016 tour

The Coral, returning after a five-year hiatus. Picture: Dom Foster

The Coral return after five years with Distance Inbetween album and Yorkshire dates next March

Scottish comedian Larry Dean

Expect pearls of Dean as Scottish comedian headlines Saturday Night Lounge in York

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