Open days at Holgate Windmill

York Press: Holgate Windmill roundabout, in York

10:57am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

YORK’S Holgate Windmill will be open from 11am to 4pm on two weekends next month – Saturday August 9 and Sunday August 10, and from Saturday August 23 to Monday August 25.

Next step in Huntington Stadium redevelopment

York Press:

10:58am Monday 21st July 2014

THE next step has been taken toward the redevelopment of Huntington Stadium with legal documents sent to the current stadium’s tenants.

York band prepares for Paris Tour concert

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10:17am Monday 21st July 2014

YORK’S Civic Party will welcome the York Concert Band to the Mansion House today before the band’s journey to Paris to play at the end of the Tour de France.

Help with weeding at Rawcliffe Meadows

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9:59am Monday 21st July 2014

FRIENDS of Rawcliffe Meadows will host their work party later this month to tackle weeding and complete seed collections.

Castle Howard triathlon to be shown on Channel 4

York Press: Cycling element of the Castle Howard Triathlon

11:01am Monday 21st July 2014

YORKSHIRE’S countryside will be back on the television as the backdrop to another sporting event when the cameras turn on the Castle Howard triathlon.

Call for caravanners to make safety checks

York Press: The Highways Agency will be undertaking work on the A49 Ross from Monday for a period of seven weeks.

11:20am Saturday 19th July 2014

A CRACKDOWN on caravanning incidents throughout North Yorkshire has been launched by the Highways Agency.

Hunt for York treasure

York Press: The new Lord Mayor of York, Cllr Ian Gillies, in the procession from the Guildhall after the ceremony. Pic: Mike Tipping (6390569)

8:41am Saturday 19th July 2014

RESIDENTS and visitors can search for treasure this weekend as the city centre hosts the Lord Mayor of York’s Treasure Hunt.

Children to give youth centre a new look

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8:34am Saturday 19th July 2014

CREATIVE youngsters will help transform a youth centre with vibrant artwork when they are given the chance to work with professional artists this autumn.

Safe swimming advice

York Press:

7:45am Saturday 19th July 2014

THE Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA), has urged people, particularly young men, to take extra care in and around water.

200,000 check out peregrine falcon nest viewing point

York Press: POPULAR BIRD: Peregrine falcon viewing point celebrates hitting the 200,000 visitor mark.

8:25am Saturday 19th July 2014

A VIEWING point for a bird of prey nest has seen its visitor numbers reach the 200,000 mark since it opened in 2003.

Gaza protest in York

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8:54am Friday 18th July 2014

PROTESTERS against Israeli military action in Gaza will gather outside York Minster at noon tomorrow.

Residents’ last chance to vote for Howsham Mill

York Press: HOWSHAM MILL: Bidding for more success.

10:28am Friday 18th July 2014

Yorkshire residents have less than a week to help one of the county’s historic buildings win a starring role on BBC One.

Student heading to Whitehall for internship

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11:02am Friday 18th July 2014

A UNIVERSITY of York postgraduate student is heading to Whitehall this summer for a three-month internship in the Cabinet Office.

North Yorkshire Police to attend NATO summit

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10:17am Thursday 17th July 2014

OFFICERS from North Yorkshire Police will attend a meeting of world leaders later this year.

Fire service offers tips to stay safe this summer

York Press: Flat badly damaged by fire in North Yorkshire town

10:14am Thursday 17th July 2014

TIPS to help reduce the threat of fire have been released by North Yorkshire Fire Service.

Assize of Ale

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10:09am Thursday 17th July 2014

THE annual Assize of Ale, organised by the Guild of Scriveners, City of York and the Sheriff of York, will be held next month.

Extra train services for Great North Run

York Press: MAJOR MILESTONE: Last year's Bupa Great North Run

9:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

EXTRA early morning train services have been organised by East Coast to help people get to the Bupa Great North Run.

York researchers study role of pubs in Ireland

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9:06am Thursday 17th July 2014

A NEW study by the University of York and the Newcastle Business School at Northumbria University has revealed the central role pubs play in creating economic development and social wellbeing in rural Ireland.

£42m bypass for Bedale is given green light

York Press:

9:42am Thursday 17th July 2014

A £42m scheme to cut traffic through villages and a market town has been given the go-ahead, after being delayed for years over funding.

Debate over impact of benefit changes

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9:47am Wednesday 16th July 2014

CITY councillors are to debate the impact of benefit changes on some of the city’s most vulnerable residents.

Scheme to help set up youth projects in York

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8:13am Wednesday 16th July 2014

A NEW scheme to help set up youth projects in the city is being launched by City of York Council.

Church approves women bishops at historic vote in York - updated with reaction from women priests

York Press:

4:30pm Monday 14th July 2014

THE Church of England has approved the creation of women bishops, in a historic vote in York. First women bishops could be ordained by the end of the year.

Workers in the saddle for epic cycling challenge

York Press:

11:07am Monday 14th July 2014

HUNDREDS of workers from across York have cycled more than 100,000 miles in the York Cycle Challenge – the equivalent of cycling more than four times around the world.

Potash mine plans on show

York Press:

10:43am Monday 14th July 2014

EXHIBITIONS with details about a new potash mine in North Yorkshire will be held this week.

Thieves steal road roller in Tadcaster

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10:43am Monday 14th July 2014

THIEVES stole a road roller worth between £7,000 and £10,000 from a compound in Tadcaster.

200 classes at Centre for Lifelong Learning

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10:37am Monday 14th July 2014

THE Centre for Lifelong Learning (CLL) at the University of York has unveiled a new programme of evening and day classes for local adults from all backgrounds and interests.

Appeal for sightings of missing 73-year-old from north Wales

York Press:

9:00am Saturday 12th July 2014

RESIDENTS of North Yorkshire who were on holiday in Crete last month have been urged to contact police if they saw a missing man.

Tocano flypast to thrill crowds at Haxby Carnival

York Press:

10:10am Friday 11th July 2014

FOUR RAF Tucano aircraft will stage a flypast during Haxby Carnival tomorrow.

Gas mains upgrade in Lowther Street

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9:56am Friday 11th July 2014

LOWTHER Street in York is to be closed for a £50k upgrade to replace ageing gas mains.

Tadcaster cricket pavilion vandalised

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9:55am Friday 11th July 2014

VANDALS broke into the Tadcaster cricket pavilion between Friday, July 4 and Wednesday, July 9 and sprayed expanding foam in the changing rooms, threw strip lights around and wrote graffiti on the walls.

Police chief constable to hold live webchat

York Press: NEW APPROACH: Chief Constable Dave Jones to launch new Operational Policing Model

9:53am Friday 11th July 2014

THE Chief Constable of North Yorkshire will answer the public’s questions in a live webchat next week.

Speed campaigner talks

York Press:

8:22am Friday 11th July 2014

A LEADING campaigner for 20mph speed limits will be giving a talk at the Phoenix Inn, near Fishergate Postern bar, at 7.30pm on Monday, July 28.

Research into Yorkshire minority status in the spotlight

York Press: The Yorkshire flag flying in Skipton town centre

8:31am Friday 11th July 2014

AN online project has begun to argue Yorkshire deserves special minority status.

Smoke flare amnesty at Bootham Crescent

York Press: YORK AMNESTY: Police want fans to hand in smoke grenades and flares before match.

8:39am Friday 11th July 2014

AN amnesty on flares and smoke grenades will be held by North Yorkshire Police this weekend.

A1 to be closed for two Saturdays

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10:34am Thursday 10th July 2014

The A1 in North Yorkshire will be closed overnight for the next two Saturdays ( July 12 and 19) as part of major upgrade of much of the route into a three-lane motorway.

Children to remember Great War fallen

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8:55am Thursday 10th July 2014

YOUNGSTERS from a North Yorkshire town are taking part in a special memorial event to remember those who died in World War 1.

Hugh Bayley meets scientists of Cancer Research UK

York Press: ENDING THE LOTTERY: Hugh Bayley

8:36am Thursday 10th July 2014

YORK MP Hugh Bayley joined scientists from Cancer Research UK to hear about their latest work.

City’s leaders back calls for plain cigarette packaging

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10:45am Wednesday 9th July 2014

Calls to package cigarettes in plain boxes are being supported by the city’s community leaders.

New bus shelter in Badger Hill

10:44am Wednesday 9th July 2014

A NEW bus shelter has been installed in Field Lane, Badger Hill.

MP visits Burnholme housing development

York Press: ENDING THE LOTTERY: Hugh Bayley

9:10am Wednesday 9th July 2014

YORK MP Hugh Bayley has visited a housing development in Burnholme and met a company director to mark Employee Ownership Day.

RAF team cooks up a culinary triumph

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8:10am Wednesday 9th July 2014

AIRMEN and women from North Yorkshire showed some down-to-earth skills when they triumphed at a culinary competition.

MP to speak at university

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3:57pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

A former deputy political secretary to Tony Blair will deliver the latest Ebor lecture tomorrow.

Church looks at ways to modernise site access

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3:56pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

How can cathedrals and churches engage with 21st Century visitors and give them an insight into their vibrant past?

Tesco shoppers to help York’s poorest people

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10:42am Monday 7th July 2014

SOME of York’s poorest people will be able to enjoy a healthier diet under a scheme for York shoppers to grab extra groceries to donate to foodbanks.

News of saved Post Office welcomed

York Press: York Outer MP Julian Sturdy

11:14am Monday 7th July 2014

NEWS a York village Post Office has been saved has been welcomed by the MP and ward councillors.

Dance group stage an anniversary party for all

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9:38am Saturday 5th July 2014

A YORK dance group is celebrating its 22nd anniversary later this summer with a presentation and reunion for past and present dancers.

Five trophies for top chorus group

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9:00am Friday 4th July 2014

AN Acomb barbershop chorus group is celebrating winning not one but five trophies at a recent competition.

Council to hold advice sessions at Acomb hub

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9:08am Thursday 3rd July 2014

DROP-IN information and advice sessions are to start at a growing community hub in Acomb,

Cheese head-to-head at the Great Yorkshire Show

York Press: Town’s big cheeses mark historic market

7:58am Thursday 3rd July 2014

JUST a few days after the Tour takes over Harrogate, French and Yorkshire cheesemakers will go head to head in a special class at the 156th Great Yorkshire Show.

Bedern Hall to open to the public

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10:03am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

AN EVENT to open Bedern Hall to the public will be held this month.



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