Home Secretary’s Statement On The Westminster Incident
Home Secretary, Sajid Javid, said:
"Firstly my thoughts are with the members of the public that were injured in this incident. Thankfully none of them received life threatening injuries and I would…
14th Aug 2018 11:02 PM
Living On The Hedge Of The A64
Over the last seven months, Highways England has been carrying out a major junction improvement at Barton Hill near York to improve safety and visibility for road users. As part of this £2.8m scheme…
10th Aug 2018 04:36 PM
New Future For Endangered Japanese Bears
Free at last
A precision-planned global mission has delivered four endangered brown bears to a new home at the award-winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park.
The detailed operation was constructed over the…
7th Aug 2018 10:08 PM
School’s Out: Give A Hedgehog A Home!
School’s out for the summer, and for those now at home what better way to spend a sunny afternoon than by creating your own hedgehog house, to help the nation’s favourite mammal from further…
1st Aug 2018 11:03 PM
Summer Roadwork Schemes Planned For Leeds
A number of roadwork schemes are planned to be carried out in Leeds during the school summer holiday period.
There’s a need to carry out essential schemes to utilities, roads and bridges across the…
30th Jul 2018 11:29 AM
Unemployment Rate Falls To 4%, With Record Low Youth Unemployment
The latest Labour Market Statistics (LMS) have just been released by the Office For National Statistics (ONS). These statistics revel the startling conclusion that unemployment rate is at 4%, the…
14th Aug 2018 04:41 PM
UK’s First Beer And Beef Festival To Be Held In The North
Ian Bell, owner of Spenrigg Ltd with his team
A local businessman has teamed up with family, friends and the Yorkshire Dales National Park, to organise the UK’s only beer and beef festival - all to…
10th Aug 2018 03:29 PM
Lord Mayor Hosts Elizabeth Cross Presentation Ceremony
LCpl David Kennedy
The Lord Mayor of Bradford, Coun Zafar Ali, hosted a special presentation of Elizabeth Cross to the nephew of a Scottish soldier killed during the Cyprus Emergency in the 1950s.
7th Aug 2018 08:22 PM
New Welcome To Yorkshire “Road Signs” Unveiled For Yorkshire Day
Welcome to Yorkshire is celebrating Yorkshire Day by putting up two new “road signs” that will let visitors know they have arrived in the county.
Many other counties have welcome signs, but this…
1st Aug 2018 09:01 AM
Nidderdale Puts Landscape Management On National Map
Experts from some of the UK’s leading environmental and landscape organisations will take part in a major conference hosted in North Yorkshire this September.
‘Landscape Matters’ is hosted by…
30th Jul 2018 11:21 AM