Estate agency celebrates 25 years

York Press: From left: property professionals Helen Parsons, Nadia Smith, Jonathan Wood, Sam Atkinson, Louise Overton with Chris Clubley

1:11pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A YORKSHIRE estate agency is celebrating 25 years in business as staff celebrate professional development.

Enjoy a day at the beach, in Goole

York Press: Police donation provides day out for victims of domestic abuse

10:55am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

GOOLE residents can take their buckets and spades down to Boothferry Road pedestrian plaza on Saturday, August 3, when the town holds its annual beach day.

Humberside Police force is inspected

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8:27am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

AN INSPECTION of Humberside Police has said it is managing to deliver effective policing despite financial cuts.

Changed diet makes Big Bee half the man he used to be

York Press: Brendan O'Donnell, 31, from East Yorkshire, who has been named Slimming World Man of the Year after losing 11st 3lbs, stands next to a cardboard cut out of himself taken before the weight loss at a photocall at The Ritz hotel, London. PRESS ASSOCIATIO

12:11pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

"Big Bee" is celebrating his new wasp waist after shedding more than 11 stone from his oversized body.

Bridlington murder search continues - landlady was stabbed to death - £5,000 reward for information on John Heald's whereabouts

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3:54pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

THE search for John Heald, who is wanted in connection with the murder of Bei Carter, landlady of an East Yorkshire guest house, is still ongoing.

Market Weighton hit by floods after storm

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11:22am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

FLASH-FLOODING caused chaos in Market Weighton after torrential rain fell in the East Yorkshire town.

Campaign against wind farm on High Wolds

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10:56am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A NEW campaign group claims the last remaining areas of open space across the ancient landscape of the High Wolds are under threat from a 20-mile arc of industrial turbines.

Police plea to suspect in landlady’s murder

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10:10am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

SEARCHES are ongoing for a man wanted in connection with the murder of an East Yorkshire woman.

Bainton Council vacancy

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9:29am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A VACANCY exists for a councillor on Bainton Parish Council. The parish council can fill the seat by co-opting a member.

Touring exhibition for East Riding libraries

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9:04am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A POP-UP exhibition about the First World War is on tour around libraries in East Yorkshire.

Award scheme fund boost for youngsters in East Yorkshire

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9:02am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

MORE young people in East Riding will have the chance to enter the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) scheme, thanks to a donation from local trust.

Goole author reading

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10:07am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

GOOLE library is to host a special author event in coming weeks.

Next phase of broadband roll-out in East Riding of Yorkshire

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9:57am Monday 21st July 2014

HOMES and businesses across the East Riding of Yorkshire are set to benefit from the next phases of the multi-million pound Broadband East Riding project.

Full Sutton prison inmates posted bombs to solicitors

York Press: Inspectors give mixed report on Full Sutton prison

10:21am Monday 21st July 2014

TWO inmates at an East Yorkshire prison will face extended prison sentences after posting crude bombs from their prison cells.

Grants on offer

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10:42am Monday 21st July 2014

APPLICATIONS for grants of between £250 and £2,500 are being invited from community groups in Bridlington South.

SUNDAY UPDATE: Man wanted over Bridlington murder still at large

York Press:

12:42pm Saturday 19th July 2014

THE man wanted in connection with the murder of Bridlington hotel landlady Bei Carter is still missing.

Lucky escape as light aircraft crashes at Full Sutton

York Press: John Northen, left, and his friend Dave Allan, had a lucky escape when their light aircraft crashed into fields near Full Sutton shortly after they took off on their way on holiday to Calais. Pic by Jo Hughes (8389345)

11:19am Saturday 19th July 2014

A PAIR of holiday makers had a lucky escape yesterday when their light plane ditched in a field near Full Sutton.

Flamborough Lighthouse reopens

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10:54am Saturday 19th July 2014

Flamborough Lighthouse is opening its doors to the public for the start of the summer season.

Chance to explore the site of an archaeological dig

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9:26am Saturday 19th July 2014

A SERIES of open days will give people the chance to explore the site of an archaeological dig.

Rescued yachtsman plans his next voyage

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8:23am Saturday 19th July 2014

A yachtsman who sparked an international rescue when his vessel lost power at sea says he is already planning his next voyage.

Woman’s road rage fright

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11:14am Friday 18th July 2014

A MOTORIST has told of her terror at being the victim of a road rage attack.

York jobless rate at eight-year low

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7:58am Thursday 17th July 2014

UNEMPLOYMENT in York has fallen to its lowest level in at least eight years - to the delight of politicians from right and left.

Pocklington pupils raise hundreds for charity

York Press: The result of Year 6 Fiver challenge A great success for year 6 children at PCJS!As reported in an earlier edition and an update for those of you who are wondering how successful our Year 6 children have been over the past month at Pocklington Community J

11:15am Wednesday 16th July 2014

CHILDREN at Pocklington Community Junior School have raised hundreds of pounds in a charity initiative.

Energy saving advice in East Riding

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7:48am Wednesday 16th July 2014

REGISTRATION has re-opened for an energy saving scheme.

Plaque to remember Titanic’s band leader

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7:47am Wednesday 16th July 2014

A COMMEMORATIVE plaque in memory of the band leader on the RMS Titanic will be unveiled this week.

Fire at Holme on Spalding Moor

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11:10am Monday 14th July 2014

A FIRE started in a house in the East Riding after food was left unattended in the oven.

East Riding council agrees investments

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9:50am Saturday 12th July 2014

EAST Riding of Yorkshire Council’s Cabinet has agreed more than £12 million of investments for developments across the county.

£137,000 to help abused children in East Yorkshire

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8:04am Saturday 12th July 2014

FUNDING worth £137,000 has been secured for child victims of sexual abuse in East Yorkshire.

Meet the council at Driffield Show

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10:03am Friday 11th July 2014

EAST Riding of Yorkshire Council will be at Driffield Show next Wednesday, July 16.

Yachtsman found safe and well

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9:24am Friday 11th July 2014

A Scarborough-based yachtsman is feared missing at sea after setting off from northern Germany last week.

Phone company opens new store

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8:55am Thursday 10th July 2014

A NEW Vodaphone store has opened in East Yorkshire creating five new jobs on the high street.

Latest school closures for Thursday

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6:35pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

Details of Thursday's strike action across the region

Pocklington post office delivers as it wins ‘improved’ award

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10:46am Wednesday 9th July 2014

POCKLINGTON Post Office, has been named most improved agency branch at the 2014 Post Office Network Sales Awards.

Howden Town Council vacancy

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10:14am Wednesday 9th July 2014

A VACANCY has arisen for a councillor on Howden Town Council.

Good report for East Riding Council

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9:09am Wednesday 9th July 2014

EAST Riding Council (ERC) has won praise from a team of peer reviewers in a recent report.

Organ donation appeal amid county shortage

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10:58am Tuesday 8th July 2014

FOURTEEN people in North and East Yorkshire have died because of the shortage of organs in the past year, health officials revealed today.

Stamford Bridge pupils hit the pool for marathon money raiser

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10:38am Monday 7th July 2014

YOUNGSTERS from an East Yorkshire village took part in a marathon ‘big swim’ event.

Fracking protest set for Beverley town centre

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8:59am Saturday 5th July 2014


Public sector workers poised to strike in York, North and East Yorkshire

York Press: Unison is in consultation with Balfour Beatty to try and retain as many jobs as possible.

3:25pm Friday 4th July 2014

STAFF at schools, hospitals, councils and fire stations across York, North and East Yorkshire look set to take part in a day of strike national action on Thursday.

Apprentices build soapbox racer for charity race

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7:47am Thursday 3rd July 2014

ENGINEERING apprentices have built a soapbox racer for fundraising volunteers to race.

Hospice shop celebrates 21st birthday

York Press: CHEERS:Pam Smith, right, manager at the St Leonard’s Hospice Shop, in Pocklington for the past 16 years, and Olwen Thompson, volunteer assistant for 14 years Picture: Jo Hughes

8:15am Thursday 3rd July 2014

A CHARITY shop is celebrating 21 years of raising vital funds for a York hospice.

East Riding voting on investment plans

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11:32am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

EAST Riding of Yorkshire Council’s cabinet will next week be asked to agree new council investments, which it says have been made possible by savings of around £17.2 million at the authority.

Pair admit Beverley robbery plans

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9:11am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

TWO men, Jack O’Neil, 19, and Kevin Smith, 22, have pleaded guilty to conspiracy to rob Guest and Phillips Jewellers in Saturday Market, Beverley, last August, and will be sentenced later.

Injured boy, 12, in stable condition

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11:38am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

A TWELVE-year-old boy who suffered serious head injuries in a motorcycle accident in East Yorkshire was in a stable condition in hospital yesterday.

Morris dancers all set to perform at Bridlington summer festival

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9:41am Saturday 28th June 2014

MORRIS dancers from York will be performing at a summer festival in Bridlington this weekend.

East Yorkshire council boss upbeat over successful budget plans

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9:34am Saturday 28th June 2014

THE leader of East Riding of Yorkshire Council has praised the authority’s financial performance and ongoing transformation.

Free cycling events in Pocklington

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9:45am Saturday 28th June 2014

Pedal power is hitting Pocklington tomorrow when the community gears up for a celebration of cycling with a variety of free themed events.

13 East Yorkshire towns to share slice of £300k ‘Portas’ cash

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12:44pm Thursday 26th June 2014

 THIRTEEN East Yorkshire towns are to share a £300,000 fund to revitalise their high streets.

Giant day of fun in Market Weighton

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8:58am Thursday 26th June 2014

MARKET Weighton is to host its Giant Community Day on Sunday, July 13.

New alcohol strategy set to target children and families

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9:42am Friday 20th June 2014

A NEW alcohol strategy is set to be launched for East Yorkshire, which will include children, young people and families.

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