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Yorkshire Life

  • 6 of the best June walks in Yorkshire
    on June 2, 2020 at 2:36 pm

    We looked through our archives to see what we recommended to you in previous years during June. NOTE: Safeguarding against the coronavirus is likley to be a part of everyday life for the forseeable […]

  • Yorkshire lockdown photos in the the Historic...
    on June 2, 2020 at 8:35 am

    Historic England reveals the 10 images from across Yorkshire that have been added to the Historic England Archive as part of the Picturing Lockdown Collection.

  • Welcome to Yorkshire 2018 Chelsea Garden wins...
    on June 1, 2020 at 8:16 am

    Welcome to Yorkshire’s 2018 garden received the most public votes and was named as the BBC RHS People’s Choice Award favourite from the last decade.

  • Mark Gregory - My Yorkshire Weekend
    on June 1, 2020 at 8:14 am

    The multi award-winning garden designer is the new vice president of The Yorkshire Society.

  • 5 virtual tours of Yorkshire gardens in the...
    on May 29, 2020 at 3:47 pm

    The National Garden Scheme have launched a campaign to allow you to experience the stunning gardens across the country via video. We’ve picked the featured gardens in Yorkshire.

Yorkshire Times

  • Bluebell Wood To Collect Donations From...
    on June 3, 2020 at 11:29 am

    Bag it up and we’ll come and collect it safely from your home – that’s the message Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice is sending to those eager to donate pre-loved items. After […]

  • Coronavirus Recovery In Prisons And Probation
    on June 3, 2020 at 10:53 am

    Prisons and Probation Minister Lucy Frazer has today (2 June 2020) set out how those services will start to recover from the restrictions imposed in response to coronavirus. In March, temporary […]

  • Portugal – Open For Business
    on June 3, 2020 at 9:00 am

    Portugal has taken a second step in the process to gradually ‘re-open’ its economy and social life, giving the beleaguered tourism industry renewed hope. And, this week, its beaches will […]

  • Visitors Welcome Back At Martin Mere Wetland...
    on June 3, 2020 at 8:54 am

    Conservation charity WWT has announced it is to re-open its Martin Mere Wetland Centre on Wednesday, June 10. Members of the public and WWT members will have to pre-book online for the day they want […]

  • Andy and the Oddsocks - Who's In The Oddsocks?
    on June 3, 2020 at 7:00 am

    For those with children Andy Day is immediately recognisable. Having made his debut on CBeebies back in 2007, he has help entertain and educate on some of the biggest children's programmes of the […]

North York Moors

  • 'Explore quieter spots and avoid local...
    on May 29, 2020 at 9:43 am

    The North York Moors National Park Authority is asking people to avoid hotspots and local communities this weekend by exploring quieter locations or by exercising locally.

  • National Park warns ‘fires could devastate...
    on May 28, 2020 at 1:03 pm

    The North York Moors National Park Authority is reminding the public that no-one should be lighting fires or barbecues in the open countryside as there is a high risk of wildfires, which could cause […]

  • National Park issues weekend guidance to keep...
    on May 22, 2020 at 11:18 am

    The North York Moors National Park Authority is urging people to maintain social distancing this bank holiday weekend by avoiding busy hotspots or by continued use of open spaces near to […]

  • ‘If it’s busy move on or stay local’ -...
    on May 14, 2020 at 4:40 pm

    To help maintain social distancing, the North York Moors National Park Authority, Cleveland Police and North Yorkshire Police are urging everyone to act responsibly this weekend by avoiding large […]

  • ‘Stay apart. Act responsibly. Save lives.’ -...
    on May 12, 2020 at 2:22 pm

    The North York Moors National Park Authority is urging everyone to maintain social distancing if you are heading into the North York Moors after recent changes in Government guidance.

Northern Echo

  • Delight as warehouse passed at Catterick business...
    on June 2, 2020 at 4:32 pm

    A PLAN to develop a business park with a huge warehouse has been heralded by members of a council, more than two decades after the authority first backed plans to replace derelict Army barracks there.

  • North Yorkshire police warn over anti social...
    on June 2, 2020 at 3:40 pm

    NORTH Yorkshire police have warned they will deploy all staff and use all the powers they have to control anti-social behaviour and protect communities during the pandemic.

  • Concerns over push to get more schools funding in...
    on June 2, 2020 at 2:04 pm

    A COUNCIL which has been accused of failing to secure hundreds of thousands of pounds of contributions towards education from housing developers looks set to overhaul its policy to increase funding […]

  • Action in Yorkshire Dales to avert repeat of...
    on June 1, 2020 at 2:35 pm

    RAILWAY bosses have announced plans to install safety measures in the longest tunnel on one of the North’s most beloved railway lines to avoid a repeat of a terrifying derailment in which a […]

  • Residents’ anger as visitors flock to dales’...
    on June 1, 2020 at 4:00 am

    VISITORS have flocked to beauty spots to soak up the sunshine over the weekend, but bringing congestion and unwanted rubbish to some rural communities in the process.