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Lizzie Nunnery's wartime memory play Narvik visits York Theatre Royal

Joe Shipman as Jim Callagan in Lizzie Nunnery's play Narvik. Picture: Decoy Media

PLAYWRIGHT and songwriter Lizzie Nunnery's new memory play with folk songs, Narvik, tells the enigmatic story of a Liverpudlian man and a Norwegian woman pulled together and torn apart by war as the events of one summer cause ripples across an ocean…

5:16pm Tuesday 21 February 2017

Experts reveal findings from food waste study

Study on food waste

A STUDY involving University of York scientists suggests almost 20 per cent of the food made available to consumers is lost through over-eating or waste.

6:00am Tuesday 21 February 2017

Review: University Chamber Orchestra, Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall, University of York, February 15

Oboe soloist Angelika-Rose Stangl

COMPOSER David Blake, a key founder of the University of York’s music department, recently turned 80. In affectionate tribute, the University Chamber Orchestra included two of his works in Wednesday's programme.

10:19am Thursday 16 February 2017

University of York Choir's All Night Vigil in York Minster Nave in March

Conductor Peter Seymour

THE University of York Choir will perform Rachmaninov's All-Night Vigil and Bruckner's Mass in E minor at York Minster on March 15 at 7.30pm.

11:07am Monday 13 February 2017

Jury out in York rape trial

Bartolomeo Joly de Lotbiniere outside York Crown Court. Picture: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

A FORMER York student and star of University Challenge is on trial accused of raping a woman.

5:55pm Tuesday 7 February 2017

University takes on college in first varsity challenge

University takes on college in first varsity challenge

YORK’S first ever university versus college sports varsity challenge takes place today.

3:50pm Friday 3 February 2017

£1.2m boost for region's disadvantaged students

York St John University logo.

UNIVERSITIES and colleges in York and North Yorkshire have been awarded £1.2 million to help more of the region’s most disadvantaged young people progress into higher education.

6:00am Thursday 2 February 2017

Fancy learning Chinese? York's got a school for it...

Teaching assistant Yiran helps pupil Lin Kaijie at the York Chinese School

Saturday is Chinese New Year, and the beginning of the Year of the Rooster. But did you know there's a Chinese school right here in York, where your child can learn more about Chinese culture - and even learn to speak the language? STEPHEN LEWIS…

5:15pm Wednesday 25 January 2017

Harriet Harman: York lecturer offered me better grade in return for sex

Harriet Harman

FORMER Labour deputy leader Harriet Harman has claimed a University of York lecturer offered to guarantee her a better degree in return for sex.

5:33pm Friday 27 January 2017

National Centre for Early Music goes global for new concert season in York

Calan drop anchor in York to play the NCEM

WORLD sounds will be at the heart of the new season at the National Centre for Early Music in York, where Making Tracks will enjoy a seventh year of collaborative concerts.

7:22pm Thursday 2 February 2017
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