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Megan Roberts and Ben Clarkson inquests held in York - coroner warns of dangers for those who drink too much

York Press:

10:10am Thursday 2nd October 2014

A coroner has issued a stark warning to those who drink too much in York city-centre, during inquests into the deaths of two young people.

Former Scarborough hostel to be transformed

York Press:

9:49am Thursday 2nd October 2014

A FORMER homeless hostel in Scarborough will be given a new lease of life.

Residents protest group set to launch traffic survey

York Press: The Fitzwilliam Malton Estate announced plans to develop a 46-acre site on the outskirts of Malton. The site, in Castle Howard Road, could eventually accommodate up to 500 homes.

8:46am Thursday 2nd October 2014

A GROUP of residents who have set up a protest group against plans to build about 500 new houses in Malton are to carry out their own traffic survey.

Public services survey launched

York Press: North Yorkshire County Council logo - zxc

8:47am Thursday 2nd October 2014

 THE Government has launched an investigation in to the increased costs and difficulties of providing essential public services to people living in rural areas of North Yorkshire.

New drug and alcohol service launched in North Yorkshire

York Press: North Yorkshire County Council logo - zxc

10:03am Thursday 2nd October 2014

A NEW drug and alcohol service for North Yorkshire adults with misuse and dependence problems has been launched.

Breaking news Popular walking route collapses into the sea

York Press: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

5:12pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

Coastguards are urging everyone to keep away from the coast near Whitby after part of the Cleveland Way collapsed into the sea.

Blaze finally brought under control at North Yorkshire hotel after 18 fire engines called to scene - UPDATED 5.25pm - NEW PICTURES

York Press:

1:12pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

FIREFIGHTERS have finally got a major fire in a North Yorkshire hotel under control.

Call to showcase Malton's links with Charles Dickens

York Press: The building in Chancery Lane, Malton, on which Dickens based Scrooge’s counting house.

11:57am Wednesday 1st October 2014

MALTON'S shops and businesses are being urged to showcase the town and capitalise on its links with Charles Dickens to attract more visitors.

Fracking deadline extension is granted

4:18pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

CAMPAIGNERS against fracking are continuing to fight hard to ensure the controversial gas extraction process does not happen in Ryedale.

Rail company acts over level crossing concerns

York Press: Network Rail was fined £450,000

4:15pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

NETWORK Rail is reducing the amount of times the level crossing between Norton and Malton is closed during upcoming maintenance work after concern from local people.

A64 in North Yorkshire to close all weekend for resurfacing works

York Press: Roadworks - zxc

2:21pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

THE A64 route to the Yorkshire Coast will close completely this weekend at Rillington, near Malton, to allow for a major re-surfacing project.

Father of Claudia Lawrence welcomes new law

York Press: Peter Lawrence, father of Claudia Lawrence

11:04am Wednesday 1st October 2014

THE father of missing York chef Claudia Lawrence has welcomed a new law which can help the families of missing people.

Murder-scene Post Office bought by victim's mother

York Press:

10:22am Wednesday 1st October 2014

A VILLAGE post office which was the scene of brutal murder has been bought by the victim's mother to complete home improvements begun by her daughter.

Malton Coachworks open new premises

York Press:

11:48am Wednesday 1st October 2014

MALTON COACHWORKS LTD have opened a new garage services division at the former Falcon Lubricants building on the corner of Pasture Lane and Showfield Lane.

Litter picking in Malton for Big Jubilee Tidy Up

York Press: Gazette & Herald - zxc

9:42am Wednesday 1st October 2014

MALTON and Norton Tidy Group is taking part in a jubilee event to help keep the country tidy.

Concern growing over missing pregnant woman

York Press: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

9:46am Wednesday 1st October 2014

 POLICE are growing increasingly concerned about a heavily pregnant woman who has gone missing and may be in Yorkshire.

Ryedale author and former diplomat launches first book

York Press: First time novelist and former diplomat Jean Harrod

8:47am Wednesday 1st October 2014

A RYEDALE woman who spent her working life travelling the world as a diplomat last night launched her debut novel inspired by her intriguing career.

Latest North Yorkshire speed camera locations revealed

York Press:

4:33pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

NORTH Yorkshire Police's mobile safety cameras will be at the following locations from Wednesday, October 1 to Tuesday, October 7.

Witnesses sought as man is knocked out

York Press: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

12:31pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

DETECTIVES in Scarborough have appealed for witnesses to an attack which saw a man knocked unconscious in the town.

Bakers encouraged to get cooking for egg week

York Press: James Potter with one of his free-range hens

11:19am Tuesday 30th September 2014

BRITISH Egg Week is being celebrated in the region as a North Yorkshire egg producer launches a baking competition.

Couple sought as six cars are damaged in street

York Press: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

10:02am Tuesday 30th September 2014

VANDALS have damaged half a dozen cars in a North Yorkshire street this week.

Increase in motorists not wearing seatbelts

York Press: A seatbelt

8:47am Tuesday 30th September 2014

The number of drivers being pulled over for not wearing seatbelts is on the increase.

Doner kebab attack in Scarborough

York Press: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

11:11am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A WOMAN had a doner kebab smeared in her face at a takeaway in Scarborough, police have said.

Increased patrols to highlight level crossing danger

York Press:

8:53am Tuesday 30th September 2014

UP TO 30 people each week are using railway level crossings unsafely, police claim.

Community groups to receive royal award

York Press: HRH Duke of York opens Visions Learning UTC Burnley

8:58am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A RECORD number of community groups from North Yorkshire have been selected to receive a royal award.

Army helicopter's surprise landing in Ryedale field

York Press:

5:58pm Monday 29th September 2014

AN ARMY Lynx helicopter made an unexpected landing in a field in Ryedale this weekend.

Rollercoaster riders see deer killed by ride at Lightwater Valley

York Press:

3:40pm Monday 29th September 2014

A DEER was killed after being hit by Europe’s longest rollercoaster on Saturday while theme park visitors were on the ride.

Diversions set up as major A64 resurfacing work starts

York Press:

2:32pm Monday 29th September 2014

WORK is underway to resurface sections of the A64 between Bramham and Malton over the next two months. It will be carried out in phases, improving 8.5 miles of road with night diversion routes in place.

Cyclist, 49, dies following HGV crash

York Press: Police - zxc

2:29pm Monday 29th September 2014

A CYCLIST has died after being seriously injured in a collision with a lorry.

Yorkshire Marathon to be televised

York Press:

2:09pm Monday 29th September 2014

TELEVISION cameras will record thousands of runners as they wind through the streets of York and its surrounding countryside during this year’s Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon.

Major A64 resurfacing work diversions

York Press:

8:20am Monday 29th September 2014

WORK is underway to resurface sections of the A64 between Bramham and Malton over the next two months. It will be carried out in phases, improving 8.5 miles of road with night diversion routes in place.

Hopes for new Tour de Yorkshire to take in Coast, Moors and Wolds

York Press: The leading riders pass over the bridge in West Tanfield, Yorkshire during the 2014 Tour de France. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. See PA story CYCLING Tour. Picture date: Saturday July 5, 2014. Photo credit should read: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire (10811466)

9:44am Saturday 27th September 2014

BUSINESS and council leaders say a new international cycle race presents a 'golden opportunity' to showcase the Yorkshire Coast and East Yorkshire.

Race against time to keep 15th century church open

York Press:

9:50am Saturday 27th September 2014

CHRISTIAN leaders say they are facing a race against time to keep a 15th century church open.

Bag stolen from bar in Scarborough

York Press:

9:51am Saturday 27th September 2014

POLICE investigating the theft of a handbag from a bar in Scarborough have released these images of a woman they want to speak to.

Car leaves scene after damaging garden wall

York Press: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

10:22am Saturday 27th September 2014

A GARDEN wall in Easingwold was badly damaged when a car crashed into it.

Five ideas for what to do this weekend

York Press:

4:03pm Friday 26th September 2014

IF you haven't made plans for the weekend yet then here are five ideas of events happening around Ryedale this weekend.

Tour de Yorkshire bike race confirmed for May 2015

York Press:

2:16pm Friday 26th September 2014

A MAJOR new cycling race for Yorkshire has been confirmed by the sport's world governing body.

Tributes paid as 88-year-old, loses fight for life following lorry crash

York Press:

2:01pm Friday 26th September 2014

TRIBUTES have been paid to an 88-year-old grandmother who has died after being knocked down by a lorry as she left her doctors’ surgery.

Ryedale Folk Museum takes children back in time

York Press:

11:28am Friday 26th September 2014

CHILDREN visiting Ryedale Folk Museum will be taken back to the Iron Age and the Victorian Age as part of a new activities programme.

Ryedale school pupils celebrate artwork success

York Press:

11:16am Friday 26th September 2014

STUDENTS from Ryedale School are celebrating the success of their artwork with an exclusive exhibition.

Drugs seized by police officers

York Press: (10775213)

10:56am Friday 26th September 2014

LARGE amounts of drugs have been seized in North Yorkshire by police carrying out routine patrols.

Tragedy teenager's mum thanks supporters

York Press: REMEMBERED: Patrick Hooker

9:40am Friday 26th September 2014

THE mother of a 13-year-old boy who died of cancer has thanked residents of a small North Yorkshire village for helping raise £30,000 in his memory.

MP speaks out on rural broadband

York Press: Anne McIntosh MP arrives at the Conservative Central Headquarters in Milbank, central London, as she will find out if she is to be ousted from her seat by her local party members. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday January 31, 2014. Anne McInto

9:26am Friday 26th September 2014

RYEDALE'S MP is taking her fight for better broadband in the area to Conservative party conference.

Identities of mystery Aero girls may be unveiled on new website

York Press: AERO GIRLS - Aero Advert.   With kind permission of Nestlé. (10764640)

9:25am Friday 26th September 2014

UNCERTAINTY surrounding a mysterious set of chocolate bar adverts looks set to be unwrapped by a new website.

Illegal farrier fined

York Press: webpix court justice

8:47am Friday 26th September 2014

A RYEDALE man has been fined £100 for illegal working as a farrier.

Staff to go after cuts at North York Moors National Park

York Press: North York Moors National Park Authority

8:28am Friday 26th September 2014

STAFFING at the North York Moors National Park Authority will be reduced by more than 10 per cent after more cuts were approved.

Michelin star success for two Yorkshire restaurants

York Press: James Mackenzie of the Pipe and Glass at South Dalton.Picture : Garry Atkinson (10737661)

11:30am Friday 26th September 2014

THE Pipe and Glass Inn, at South Dalton, near Beverley, has retained its Michelin Star, this year’s guide shows. The Pipe and Glass was only recently named National Dining Pub of the Year 2015 by The Good Pub Guide.

Police Commissioner responds to speech by Shadow Home Secretary

York Press: Julia Mulligan, North Yorkshire's police and crime commissioner

9:46am Friday 26th September 2014

WORKING with neighbouring police forces is essential, but choosing poorly would be "catastrophic", the Police and Crime Commissioner has said.

Ryedale museum launches learning opportunities for the new curriculum

York Press:

11:09am Thursday 25th September 2014

Ryedale Folk Museum has recently launched a revised programme of education activities to support teachers and pupils in their new history curriculum learning.

Motorcyclist killed in Yorkshire crash named by police

York Press: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

10:52am Thursday 25th September 2014

THE motorcyclist who died in a crash in the Yorkshire Dales has been named as Martin John Young.


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