Annual Lord Mayor’s bowls match

York Press:

10:58am Monday 1st September 2014

THE Lord Mayor of York Cllr Ian Gillies faced opposition from York Minster Bowls Club in the annual Lord Mayor’s bowls match at the weekend.

Plans for new changing rooms submitted by football club

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8:24am Monday 1st September 2014

A YORK football club has applied for planning permission for new changing facilities at its grounds.

Fantastic fright night events in York this Halloween

York Press: Halloween: Where did it come from?

8:08am Monday 1st September 2014

HALLOWEEN events in York this year will include York Maze’s Hallowscream and Stockeld Park’s Fright Night, as well as the popular ghost walks and a special "bat walk" in the grounds of a stately home.

Views sought on Copmanthorpe Neighbourhood Plan

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10:54am Monday 1st September 2014

COPMANTHORPE Parish Council is appealing for people’s views on its Neighbourhood Plan for the village.

Post office in Broadway, York, to be refurbished

York Press:

11:31am Saturday 30th August 2014

THE POST office in Broadway, York, is set to close for refurbishment next week.

Campaigners’ devolution for Yorkshire pledge

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11:29am Saturday 30th August 2014

CAMPAIGNERS from a Yorkshire political party have claimed the Scottish independence debate has helped raise the issue of devolution for Yorkshire.

Hole opens up in York footpath

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10:26am Saturday 30th August 2014

A LARGE hole has opened up in a York footpath, after a tree root evidently burst a drain. The hole is in the path beside Cinder Lane leading to Wilton Rise.

York online shoppers ‘are most antisocial’

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10:25am Saturday 30th August 2014

NEARLY a fifth of online shoppers in York have made purchases while dining or drinking out, new research has shown.

Send in your entries to sunflower challenge

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9:25am Saturday 30th August 2014

SCHOOLCHILDREN in York who took part in a sunflower competition for a national charity are being urged to send in their entries.

Station chaplain shortlisted for diversity award

York Press:

9:39am Friday 29th August 2014

YORK station's chaplain has been shortlisted for a European diversity award.

Wine expert passes course with distinction

York Press: Stamford Bridge restaurant manager Timi Kerekes with her certificate from the Wine and Spirit Education Trust

12:21pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THINK you know about wine? Think again. Timi Kerekes can teach you a thing or two.

Butterfly roadshow at Monks Cross Shopping Park

York Press: Monks Cross shopping centre where Mr Tite found parking easier

12:20pm Thursday 28th August 2014

YORK’S Monks Cross Shopping Park is holding a big butterfly roadshow on Saturday, September 6 to celebrate its new butterfly gardens.

Response to peace vigil “breath-taking”

York Press: The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu during a press conference at St. Macartin's Cathedral in Enniskillen. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Sunday June 16, 2013. Unscrupulous businesses and people who avoid paying taxes in developing countrie

11:50am Thursday 28th August 2014

The Archbishop of York has described the response to his week long campaign for world peace as “breath-taking”.

Kellington theft

York Press: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

11:48am Thursday 28th August 2014

THIEVES stole a silver Ford Transit, registration NJ07 SNK, and a white Volvo Heavy Tractor Unit, registration YC61 WNA, with their keys from a large commercial farmyard in Kellington overnight on August 15.

Bar billiards boom continues

York Press: Bar billiards

10:55am Wednesday 27th August 2014

THE resurgence of a classic pub game in York looks set to continue.

Day trips to seaside proving ‘too expensive’

York Press: GIFT AID: Barnardo's says its shops in the region are losing more than £100,000 a year because customers do not understand the Gift Aid scheme.

9:40am Wednesday 27th August 2014

TRIPS to the seaside for families in York could be prohibitively expensive, new research has shown.

Pair in weekend rescue dramas on the moors

York Press: North York Moors National Park Authority

9:23am Wednesday 27th August 2014

TWO walkers had to be rescued after getting into difficulties on the North York Moors.

Free night out for men

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10:31am Wednesday 27th August 2014

MEN in York have been offered a free night out by a local organisation.

Ward meeting cancelled

York Press: City of York Council - zxc

11:30am Wednesday 27th August 2014

As a mark of respect following the death of Westfield ward Cllr Lynn Jeffries, the planned Westfield Residents Forum meeting tomorrow has been cancelled.

Police appeal after assault at Bootham supermarket

York Press: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

11:29am Wednesday 27th August 2014

POLICE want to speak to a man regarding an assault in York.

Strensall footbridge opens

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9:23am Tuesday 26th August 2014

A NEW footbridge has been opened in Strensall.

Painkillers could harm life in our rivers

York Press: University of York logo

9:15am Tuesday 26th August 2014

RESEARCH led by the University of York shows dangerously high levels of ibruprofen in some rivers.

York Maze director to give maize talk

York Press: Tom Pearcy, the owner of the York Maze, takes to a bouncy castle  to celebrate the news that the attraction has enjoyed its busiest season ever as many attractions in the city reported a good summer

8:47am Tuesday 26th August 2014

York Maze director Tom Pearcy will be revealing why and how he turned a field of a million maize seedlings into one of York’s most visited attractions at Explore Tang Hall Library.

International focus for NSPCC Underwear Rule campaign

York Press: Parents urged to back NSPCC's new anti-abuse drive

7:51am Tuesday 26th August 2014

THE NSPCC has translated its successful Underwear Rule campaign materials for parents and carers into Russian, Polish, Lithuanian and Latvian.

Gas Safety Week urges consumers to check the credentials of doorstep tradesman

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10:30am Tuesday 26th August 2014

A WEEK-long project to highlight bogus gas traders is taking place from September 15 to 21.

Picnic to raise awareness of climate change and poverty

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10:29am Tuesday 26th August 2014

A PICNIC will be held close to Millennium Bridge to raise awareness of climate change and poverty.

Baler catches fire at Tadcaster

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9:11am Monday 25th August 2014

FARMING equipment was damaged when a baler caught fire.

Domestic abuse stance welcomed by police commissioner

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9:38am Saturday 23rd August 2014

GOVERNMENT plans to criminalise domestic abuse involving bullying and intimidation but without violence have been welcomed by Julia Mulligan, Police and Crime Commissioner for North Yorkshire.

New website to help St Leonard’s Hospice raise funding

York Press:

9:46am Saturday 23rd August 2014

YORK’S St Leonard’s Hospice has recently launched its new website, designed to inform patients, the public and health professionals about the services offered by the charity.

Parking restrictions on St Helen’s Road

York Press: Roadworks - zxc

8:05am Saturday 23rd August 2014

TEMPORARY traffic restrictions will be in place on St Helen’s Road in York.

Fourth Avenue to close for roadworks

York Press: Roadworks - zxc

8:04am Saturday 23rd August 2014

York’s Fourth Avenue, between its junctions with Carter Avenue and Sixth Avenue, will be closed to traffic for almost three weeks.

Copper piping and brass stolen from outbuilding in Richmond

York Press: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

10:12am Saturday 23rd August 2014

THIEVES stole copper piping and brass during a raid on an outbuilding in Richmond.

Holgate Windmill open weekends

York Press: Holgate Windmill, York

7:52am Friday 22nd August 2014

VOLUNTEERS at Holgate Windmill are inviting people to visit next month to see the mill in operation at one of two open weekends.

Secret files released by City of York Council

9:24am Friday 22nd August 2014

The following internal reports have been released by City of York Council:

RAF veteran receives Wings

York Press:

10:58am Wednesday 20th August 2014

AN RAF veteran’s dream will come true when he is presented with his RAF Wings at a formal ceremony at RAF Linton-on-Ouse, near York.

Wensleydale Show to celebrate milestone

York Press: SHOW GUEST: Farmer and Welcome to Yorkshire chief executive Gary Verity with one of the woolly stars of the show.

9:28am Wednesday 20th August 2014

THOUSANDS are expected to descend on the Yorkshire Dales this weekend as one of the region’s much loved-loved countryside traditions celebrates a major milestone.

Success for virtual antenatal services

York Press: York hospital car park (9257501)

9:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

YORK Hospital has said its virtual antenatal classes are being well viewed by expectant mothers.

Better access at improved Broadway Post Office

York Press:

7:47am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A COUNCILLOR has welcomed the news that a refurbished Post Office is to include new improved access for disabled people.

Twitter treasure hunt across Yorkshire

York Press:

11:29am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A TREASURE hunt is being organised by Tennants auctioneers of Leyburn featuring artworks by artist Jeremy Houghton.

Further boost for struggling families in North Yorkshire

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11:34am Tuesday 19th August 2014

DISADVANTAGED families in North Yorkshire are getting more help than ever.

Lap dancing club to open

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11:13am Tuesday 19th August 2014

YORK’S second lap dancing club will open tomorrow evening.

Annual Retro Sunday event at York Designer Outlet

York Press:

9:55am Tuesday 19th August 2014

ALL things retro came to York Designer Outlet at the weekend.

‘Body’ in river turns out to be a mattress

York Press: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

9:27am Tuesday 19th August 2014

NORTH Yorkshire Police were called to reports of a possible body in the River Foss in York.

Holiday boost for care home staff

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10:07am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A COMPANY which provides care for people at home has bought a house to reward their stand out staff.

Pilot Theatre company wins European grant

York Press:

11:29am Monday 18th August 2014

A THEATRE company based in York has secured a grant worth two million euros to fund a partnership with European theatres.

New opportunities for adult learners in North Yorkshire

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10:52am Monday 18th August 2014

NORTH Yorkshire County Council’s adult learning service is offering new learning opportunities from this month.

Minster Lions Club provide mirrors boost for young dancers

York Press:

9:07am Monday 18th August 2014

YOUNG dancers have received a generous boost to their training studio from a kind-hearted community group.

World wheelie record attempt at Elvington

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12:31pm Saturday 16th August 2014

MOTORYCLISTS from all over the world will be heading to Elvington Airfield, near York, this weekend to try to break the speed record for wheelies - biking on the back wheel.

York poets and composers win funding for concerts

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11:00am Friday 15th August 2014

SOUNDS Lyrical, a group of York-based poets and composers, has secured Arts Council funding to stage four concerts and a radio programme.

Cash boost for brownfield sites

York Press: York Outer MP Julian Sturdy

9:59am Friday 15th August 2014

YORK MP Julian Sturdy has welcomed the formation of a new £200million fund to help develop brownfield, rather than greenfield, land.

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