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Yorkshire spa hotel named best in the UK

The Sunday Times has released its annual list of the best places to stay in the UK.

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Yorkshire to be hotter than Sydney this weekend

Yorkshire to be hotter than Sydney this weekend

Let's hope you haven't packed the barbecue away just yet.

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Which are Yorkshire's happiest towns? These pictures should give you a clue.

Revealed: Yorkshire's five happiest towns and cities... and the unhappiest

Property website Rightmove has revealed Yorkshire's most contented towns as part of its annual Happy at Home Index.
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"It's a van, not a minibus!"

"It's a van, not a minibus!"

A driver has been caught giving 11 people a lift in his van - which had a sofa in the back for the illicit passengers.

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Huge increase in Yorkshire to London train services after timetable overhaul

Huge increase in Yorkshire to London train services after timetable overhaul

A dawn departure from York which allows business travellers to be in London before 7am and the biggest increase in Saturday services since 1990.

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Northern rail strike day: How to get home tonight

The second of two strike days affecting Northern rail services has begun today.

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The Monarch plane left LBA for Shannon in Ireland

Monarch plane gives poignant 'wing wave' as it leaves Leeds Bradford Airport for the final time

A pilot said goodbye to collapsed airline Monarch in poignant fashion as his plane left its base for the final time.

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The most expensive streets in North Yorkshire

The most expensive streets in North Yorkshire

Property website Zoopla has compiled a list of the most expensive streets in Britain.
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British Transport Police to recruit new officers in Leeds

British Transport Police to recruit new officers in Leeds

Fancy policing Yorkshire's trains?

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Russell Crowe visits Yorkshire Tea factory in Harrogate

Staff at Yorkshire Tea HQ in Harrogate have enjoyed an intimate performance by Hollywood star Russell Crowe and his band.

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Video: Bramham Park Fun Run

Around 600 runners of all ages gathered at Bramham Park near Wetherby for the annual Cancer Research UK fun run.
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Video: Fun sheep racing at Masham Sheep Fair

Hundreds of visitors have harked back to the days when 70,000 sheep were sold each year in the largest market square in the Dales.
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Four new host towns revealed for Tour de Yorkshire 2018

It's good news if you live in Richmond, Ilkley, Barnsley or Halifax.
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Budget flight 'circling' over Leeds after declaring communication issue

Budget flight 'circling' over Leeds after declaring communication issue

A Jet2 plane circled Leeds this morning after declaring a communication problem.
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Northern rail strikes in October: Everything you need to know

Northern rail strikes in October: Everything you need to know

There will be more strikes affecting Northern rail services next week in an ongoing dispute.

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Five reasons why Craven residents are so happy

Five reasons why Craven residents are so happy

An Office for National Statistics survey has revealed that residents of Craven in North Yorkshire are the happiest people in the UK.

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A1 shut near Leeds after collision and spill

A1 shut near Leeds after collision and spill

Major delays are building on the A1(M) near Leeds tonight after a crash.
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Ten fascinating facts you may not know about conkers

Autumn means conker season, and it's time to get collecting.

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Yorkshire becomes just one of eight UCI Bike Regions in the world

Yorkshire's reputation as a cycling mecca has been enhanced with the announcement that it has been awarded UCI Bike Region status.

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Harewood House to open for Christmas for the first time in five years

Harewood House to open for Christmas for the first time in five years

Autumn usually heralds the closure of one of Yorkshire's finest country houses to the public.
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