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All People Should Live Free From Discrimination And Violence
Marking London Pride in 2016, Foreign and Commonwealth Office Human Rights Minister, Baroness Anelay, and Department for International Development Minister, Baroness Verma said: "We are proud to…
Baroness Anelay and Baroness Verma hold up the rainbow flag
Mar
13
Flowers of the Dales Festival 2016
Mar
17
Exhibition of Wellcome Image Awards
Mar
25
"Shaping The Body: 400 years of food, fashion and life"
Apr
20
The Government Inspector
Apr
22
Gathered Leaves: Photographs by Alec Soth
Apr
29
No Quiet Place Exhibition
Apr
30
A Private Collection Revealed
May
9
British Wildlife Photography Awards Exhibition
May
20
"A Vision of Dimensions"
May
21
Life & Death brings back JORVIK Vikings!
May
28
1,000 strong collection of Teddy Bears
Jun
9
200 Years of Childhood at Hedon Museum
Jun
9
Into The Woods
Jun
10
'Arte Libre' Exhibition
Jun
15
Barnbow Canaries by Alice Nutter
Jun
16
Yorkshire Festival 2016
Jun
17
Grassington Festival 2016
Jun
18
Kate Whiteford OBE - False Perspectives
Jun
18
The Ted Hughes Poetry Festival
Jun
25
Noble Prospects: Capability Brown and the Yorkshire Landscape
Jun
25
The Fragile Moorland - Drawings & Paintings
Jun
28
Memory Lane Cafe - Knaresborough
Jun
28
Footloose - The Musical
Jun
30
Overlooked - An Exhibition of the North York Moors
Jul
1
Burton Agnes Jazz & Blues Festival
Jul
2
Horsforth Walk of Art
Jul
2
Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling
Jul
4
Brassed Off
Jul
5
Gangsta Granny
Jul
9
All Creatures.....

"Instant" Garden Inspiration At The Great Yorkshire Show

Jim Buttress, the former Royal gardener
Jim Buttress, the former Royal gardener
The creation of a complete cottage garden in just 45 minutes will be one of the spectacles for visitors to enjoy in the popular horticultural section of the 2016 Great Yorkshire Show, along with…

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Thu 23rd Jun, 2016 | 3:35pm

Ryedale's Market Towns Fuelling Regional Tourism

Ryedale - photo alh1
Ryedale - photo alh1
It's full steam ahead for Ryedale's market towns with the launch of a new visitor guide to help tourists find their way round the bustling 21-miles of high street where business is booming.

Togethe…

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Mon 13th Jun, 2016 | 8:00am

Chris Longden
Honley Show
By Chris Longden
Features Writer

A friend of mine was appalled that I've lived in this neck of the woods for several years now and never visited the famous Honley Show.

"So sell it to me," I told my buddy. And he proceeded to…

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Mon 6th Jun, 2016 | 4:00pm

Plane, Train, Automobile or Jeepney!


This week we are running a series of features on the Philippines. Our theatre and travel man, Phil Hopkins, has been on an amazing three-week adventure to the other side of the world, and here…

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Mon 30th May, 2016 | 3:43pm

Moma, Shamans & Cliff Coffins - The Mysteries Of North Luzon

Views to die for in Batad
Views to die for in Batad
This week we are running a series of features on the Philippines. Our theatre and travel man, Phil Hopkins, has been on an amazing three-week adventure to the other side of the world, and here…

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Mon 23rd May, 2016 | 2:00pm

Thriller, Manila? Absolutely!

The Manila skyline
The Manila skyline
This week we are running a series of features on the Philippines. Our theatre and travel man, Phil Hopkins, has been on an amazing three-week adventure to the other side of the world, and here…

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Tue 17th May, 2016 | 11:00am

Don't Take NHS Staff And Patients For Fools On Brexit Claims, Warns Unite


Responding to the claim made by the Vote Leave campaign that the NHS would benefit from a UK exit from the European Union, the country's biggest union, Unite has said that Boris Johnson and the…

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Wed 11th May, 2016 | 9:00pm

Local Fashion Show To Support Victims Of Human Trafficking

Rachel Salway
Rachel Salway
A fashion show is being held in the heart of Sheffield to raise funds for women who have been victims of human trafficking. The 'Fashion, Style and Culture show' taking place on Thursday 5th May…

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Thu 5th May, 2016 | 9:14am

Nutrition Labels: Help or Hindrance?

photo - ljclark
photo - ljclark
In an attempt to develop a healthier population, the Government has introduced a vast array of nutritional information onto the packaging of food products. Colour coding, numbers and percentages…

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Wed 27th Apr, 2016 | 8:00am

Just Walk All Over Heart Disease


The British Heart Foundation (BHF) is calling on everyone in Yorkshire to mark National Walking Month this May by signing up to Just Walk to help raise money for life saving research.

Just Walk…

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Tue 26th Apr, 2016 | 2:26pm

Jess Mell
Charities- The Lifeline For Somebody In Need
By Jess Mell
Lifestyle Correspondent
photo - Peter T
photo - Peter T
With the waiting list for mental health services extending far beyond the national target set by the government, where do those suffering turn to in order to receive the immediate support they…

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Tue 21st Jun, 2016 | 5:15pm

Graham Clark
The George Hotel, Edinburgh
By Graham Clark
Gig Correspondent
Hotel Exterior
Hotel Exterior
Edinburgh remains one of the most desirable historic cities to stay in the UK and whether visiting on leisure or business finding an hotel that meets all your requirements and has the high…

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Thu 9th Jun, 2016 | 10:24pm

Phil Hopkins
Tagaytay - It's Smokin', Literally!
By Phil Hopkins
Theatre & Travel Correspondent

This week we are running a series of features on the Philippines. Our theatre and travel man, Phil Hopkins, has been on an amazing three-week adventure to the other side of the world, and here…

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Wed 1st Jun, 2016 | 8:00am

Davao, Duterte & Paradise!


This week we are running a series of features on the Philippines. Our theatre and travel man, Phil Hopkins, has been on an amazing three-week adventure to the other side of the world, and here…

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Thu 26th May, 2016 | 8:00am

Capital Of Cool - Baguio City!

Baguio City by night from top of SM Mall viewing platform
Baguio City by night from top of SM Mall viewing platform
This week we are running a series of features on the Philippines. Our theatre and travel man, Phil Hopkins, has been on an amazing three-week adventure to the other side of the world, and here…

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Fri 20th May, 2016 | 9:22am

Just Walk To School This Week To Raise Money For British Heart Foundation


The British Heart Foundation (BHF) is calling on parents and pupils alike to mark Walk to School Week by signing up to the charity's fundraiser Just Walk to help raise money for life saving heart…

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Sat 14th May, 2016 | 6:45pm

Holiday Inn, Manchester City Centre


This new build 4 star hotel with 296 bedrooms opened in the spring this year.

You might have thought that there was not room for another new hotel in the city but the market has not reached…

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Mon 9th May, 2016 | 10:02am

Dr Angela Goyal
Junior Doctors Strike.... Perspective from a GP
By Dr Angela Goyal
Features Correspondent
NHS strike - Leeds
NHS strike - Leeds
We are in the midst of a 48 hour Junior Doctors Strike which will end today at 5pm. It is this time including withdrawal of junior doctors from Emergency care.

Patients across Yorkshire…

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Wed 27th Apr, 2016 | 2:35pm

Brothers Take On Epic Cycling Challenges For Charity

Peter on left and Philip on right
Peter on left and Philip on right
Land's End - John O'Groats. Le Mans 24hr. Mont Ventoux and Alpe D'Huez. These iconic challenges are just a few which brothers, Philip Grundon (25) and Peter Grundon (36) of Scarborough are set to…

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Tue 26th Apr, 2016 | 3:50pm

New Look And Head Chef For Halifax Hall Hotel


Sheffield's Halifax Hall hotel has revealed a brand new look following an exciting refurbishment to its ground floor areas.

The new-look floor, which was completed on 1 April, now includes a…

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Wed 20th Apr, 2016 | 9:00pm