County News

Here is your round up of live news feeds from around North Yorkshire

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BBC News

What’s On

  • Northallerton Country Markets

    Northallerton Town Hall , North Yorkshire: Dates: Feb 7, 2020 until Oct 30, 2020. Our country markets are well known for delicious homemade food and crafts. We sell cakes pies pastries scones honey […]

  • Pots of Gold

    Castlegate Shopping Centre, Stockton-on-Tees: Dates: Jul 3, 2020 until Aug 16, 2020. CASTLEGATE SHOPPING Centre and Wellington Square are giving everyone a big welcome back with plenty of rainbows […]

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Yorkshire Life

  • 3 Yorkshire restaurant owners on surviving the...
    on August 14, 2020 at 8:00 am

    As the world starts to open up again, we talk to well-known owners of top some Yorkshire’s dining establishments about the trials and tribulations of lockdown and beyond,

  • Behind the scenes at the farmers and growers in...
    on August 13, 2020 at 10:33 am

    Farmers and growers have been through a tough few months in Yorkshire, as they tell us here.

  • 10 great circular walks in Yorkshire
    on August 12, 2020 at 10:52 am

    A selection of circular walks from our archive across the varied landscape of the county. 
NOTE: Safeguarding against the coronavirus is likley to be a part of everyday life for the forseeable […]

  • Yorkshire restaurants taking part in money off...
    on August 11, 2020 at 8:54 am

    A new map shows every independent restaurant, café and pub taking part in the government’s Eat Out to Help Out money-off scheme.

  • 7 stylish gourmet breaks in Yorkshire
    on August 11, 2020 at 8:40 am

    From the new-look Angel Inn to the champagne and seafood terrace at The Devonshire Arms, foodies travelling to the county are spoilt for choice

Yorkshire Times

  • DREAMING OF REMOTENESS ……..Ses Salines...
    on August 14, 2020 at 9:00 am

    If you would like to reset and recharge in seven of the world’s best secluded stays, then look no further. We’ll be featuring one a day. Here’s your seventh and final one: Ses […]

  • Operation Bo Peep! Shortlisted In British Farming...
    on August 14, 2020 at 8:40 am

    A ground-breaking anti-theft device used by sheep famers to protect their flocks for rustlers has been shortlisted in this year’s British Farming Awards 2020. TecTracer and Operation Bo Peep! […]

  • France, The Netherlands, Monaco, Malta, Turks And...
    on August 14, 2020 at 8:34 am

    People arriving in England from these destinations from 4am Saturday 15 August will need to self-isolate for 2 weeks. w80[{b} France, the Netherlands, Monaco, Malta, Turks and Caicos Islands and […]

  • Prime Minister Announces Stronger Enforcement...
    on August 14, 2020 at 8:18 am

    The Government has announced a series of tough new enforcement measures targeting the most serious breaches of social distancing restrictions. {b} Fines will double to a maximum of £3,200 for […]

  • Making a Difference: The Man Booker Prize 2020
    on August 14, 2020 at 8:14 am

    Over the past few months, and in full view of unfolding events, something I have heard too much of in the realm of books is that ‘reading cannot create change’, ‘reading cannot make […]

North York Moors

  • ‘Wearable art’ inspired by trailblazing...
    on August 13, 2020 at 12:28 pm

    The Inspired by… gallery near Danby will soon unveil a unique series of textile art inspired by the North York Moors’ industrial past.

  • Hundreds of farmers have their say on Government...
    on July 21, 2020 at 9:26 am

    Farmers and land managers from the North York Moors National Park have had their say on a proposed new land management scheme that aims to deliver positive outcomes for both the environment and […]

  • National Park unveils ‘wild’ award for...
    on July 20, 2020 at 10:17 am

    The North York Moors National Park Authority is excited to announce the launch of an award designed to help families discover and explore wild places.

  • National Park Authority seeks steps to resolve...
    on July 16, 2020 at 2:28 pm

    Members of the North York Moors National Park Authority have deferred a proposed planning application to change a former pub in Fadmoor into a combination of holiday lets and local needs housing.

  • New TV documentary on the ‘wild and remote’...
    on July 10, 2020 at 8:59 am

    The North York Moors National Park, a landscaped renowned for its heather-clad uplands, ancient woodlands and dramatic coastline will be the focus of a much-anticipated new BBC Two documentary.

Northern Echo

  • Durham County Council denies backing North...
    on August 13, 2020 at 4:00 am

    CLAIMS by a Conservative-led county council which is battling to retain its boundaries in a government-enforced local government shake-up that its bid has been given “strong backing” from […]

  • Railway bridge safety improvements to begin this...
    on August 11, 2020 at 4:56 pm

    THE final phase of work to improve safety around Spennithorne railway bridge, which takes the A684 over the Wensleydale Railway line between Constable Burton and Harmby, is scheduled to begin this […]

  • Floods alert over Leyburn hilltop homes plan
    on August 6, 2020 at 2:33 pm

    FLOOD management experts have called for a plan to build 127 homes on a hill above a market town that was hit by devastating flash floods last year to be reconsidered, saying the development could […]

  • Bizarre school bus passes situation in Yorkshire...
    on August 5, 2020 at 2:54 pm

    A BIZARRE situation which saw students from remote areas of the Yorkshire Dales told they only qualified for subsidised bus passes to a college to which there was no public transport appears to have […]

  • North Yorkshire health charity urged to explain...
    on August 3, 2020 at 2:18 pm

    A PUBLICLY-funded health charity which is viewed as playing a vital role in the fight against Covid-19 has been pushed to provide an urgent explanation as to why it has failed to file its accounts.