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Events

Fri, 01:00
York Mystery Plays

A round up of events in and around Yorkshire during May

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Things to do in Yorkshire
P1 Dale Power Solutions Yorkshire Grand Prix of the Sea

The sporting calendar is revving up for a spectacular summer at the coast, says Janet Deacon.

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Coastal Yorkshire Things to do in Yorkshire
5 things to do in Yorkshire

What's happening in Yorkshire this Bank Holiday weekend?

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Things to do in Yorkshire
Zara Phillips and Drops of Brandy, Chatsworth, 2015  Photo: Fiona Scott-Maxwell

The Dodson & Horrell Chatsworth International Horse Trials is approaching fast, and it’s shaping up to be a busy schedule for this stunning event held in the beautiful grounds of Chatsworth House on 13th-15th May

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Food & Drink

Wed, 00:00
Carl and Donna Brayshaw with author Nick Stead

Villagers can now borrow books down at their local

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Pubs and Bars
Yorkshire cookery writer Sam Stern.

To launch our new foodie Q&A column, we catch up with young York cookery writer Sam Stern

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Yorkshire Food
Best Western Plus Dean Court Hotel

Located on York’s most historic street, The Dean Court Hotel has established itself as one of the most luxurious and finest hotels in the city centre.

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Malton Food Lovers Festival

We are all foodies in Yorkshire, and it's no surprise our diverse variety of food festivals are some of the most well attended in the country

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Things to do in Yorkshire Yorkshire Food
Fresh latte

The shopping list of artisan produce available in Malton just grows and grows.
Words by Jo Haywood. Photographs by Andy Bulmer

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Malton

Places

Thu, 00:00
Flower hayfield in Swaledale

We asked the chief executive of one of the most visited national parks to talk about what makes this place so special.

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Yorkshire Dales
The Great East Window

Celebrations as work on one of the biggest church restoration projects in Europe is unveiled

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York Minster
Saltaire

People who live in this model village are keen to share its uniqueness, says Julie Hemmings. Photographs by Joan Russell

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Saltaire
An artist's impression of the redeveloped Princes Square

The foundations have been laid for a decade which could see some major changes in Harrogate. Paul Mackenzie reports

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Harrogate
The 2015 Tour de Yorkshire in Bridlington

The second Tour de Yorkshire takes place on 29th April to 1st May, the route is over 500km and takes in all four Yorkshire counties. We give you the lowdown on some of our favourite locations along the route

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Style

Thu, 00:00
Claire Holmes, Jenna Hardy

At least 430 guests attended the Yorkshire Haven’s sixth annual Blossom Fashion Show at the Queen’s Hotel, Leeds and raised more than £16,500.

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Jacqui encourages clients to embrace colour and texture to add richness to their lives

Five years ago, Jacqui Cooper was so caught up in work, family, meetings, meals, decisions and dashing about - or ‘life’, as it’s more commonly known – that her clothes became a uniform and her wardrobe a sea of boring black.

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Introducing the Great Yorkshire Tweed

Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Yorkshire born and bred is discreetly inscribed under the collar

Smarten up for this summer’s Great Yorkshire Show

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Great Yorkshire Show

Walks

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Bluebells in Middleton Woods, Ilkley

Enjoy this particular woodland walk while you can. Words and photographs by Terry Fletcher

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West Yorkshire walk Ilkley
Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Whitby. The new Yorkshire coastal path will eventually connect with other routes to create the England Coast Path which will be almost 2,800 miles long

A new coastal path due to open in Yorkshire this summer will eventually form part of a route around England. Words By Paul Mackenzie

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Coastal Yorkshire
Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Walkers on Cam High Road

Terry Fletcher takes in some record breakers in the Yorkshire Dales on a walk from beautiful Bainbridge

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Wednesday, February 10, 2016
City of Troy Maze

There’s no need for a wooden horse if you want to take in Troy while on this walk in the hills near Scackleton, writes Terry Fletcher

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Sunday, January 10, 2016
Stainforth Force

A favourite Yorkshire Dales walk for a bright winter’s day. Words and photographs by Terry Fletcher

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Yorkshire Dales Walks

Competitions

Thursday, April 21, 2016
Bridge Street Townhouse

Yorkshire Life has teamed up with Bridge Street Townhouse to offer the chance to win a three-night weekend break in Chester for four people, worth £1,000

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Simon Cunliffe-Lister

July 1st-3rd 2016 - Burton Agnes Hall, Driffield, East Yorkshire

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Great British Food Festival

One lucky reader will win a VIP family ticket to the Great British Food Festival at Harewood House and a two-night stay for two people at the Portsonachan Hotel, on the Shores of Loch Awe.

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Restaurant Reviews

Mon, 15:48
Best Western Plus Dean Court Hotel

Located on York’s most historic street, The Dean Court Hotel has established itself as one of the most luxurious and finest hotels in the city centre.

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Spinach and egg pizzetta

We try tapas-style food located on the fourth floor of Harvey Nichols in Leeds

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Yorkshire Restaurants Leeds

Sponsored:The Old Swan Hotel

Wednesday, March 16, 2016
The Old Swan Hotel

The Old Swan is one of the most famous hotels in the lovely spa town of Harrogate, with a history going back nearly 200 years...

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Sponsored:Solberge Hall Hotel

Thursday, March 10, 2016
Solberge Hall Hotel

Nestled between the Yorkshire Dales and the North Yorkshire Moors, this handsome Georgian mansion is an idyllic country retreat.

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Sponsored:Grinkle Park Hotel

Tuesday, March 8, 2016
Grinkle Park Hotel

An elegant baronial mansion, Grinkle Park is cradled between the North Yorkshire Moors and the superb North East coast, near Whitby.

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Gardens

Thursday, April 7, 2016
10 simple ideas for a beautiful garden this spring (Trudy Wilkerson/Shutterstock)

From the best flowers to plant in spring to inspiring cottage garden style – we reveal 10 things to do this month in the garden to ensure an awesome outside space

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Photography

Yesterday, 20:15
The Lone Tree, Malham by Martyn Wright

Our readers share their photos of one of the most popular locations in the Yorkshire Dales

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photography
Cow and Calf rocks by Raymond Rickaby

Our readers share their photos of Ilkley

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Ilkley photography
Early Morning At Haworth by Chris Hardaker

Our readers find inspiration for their photos in Bronte Country

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Haworth photography

Homes & Gardens

Friday, April 22, 2016
The estate village of West Heslerton – yours for just £20m

Are you ready for a once-in-a-lifetime property investment?

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Sponsored:Great Reasons to visit the Yorkshire Dales

Monday, April 18, 2016
Park Leisure Holiday Homes

Anyone who has visited the North Yorkshire Dales will be able to tell you that the region is packed with beautiful scenery, historic sites, and locals who are passionate about the history and culture. That’s what makes this region one of the UK’s best undiscovered holiday destinations. Here are some of the reasons you should visit the Dales courtesy of Park Leisure.

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Sadberge Hall

Properties with more than enough room for a pony

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Cedar Retreats

Cedar Retreats is an exclusive development of holiday lodges set around a tranquil lake in a relaxing location close to the Yorkshire Dales.

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Local People

Tue, 00:00
Yorkshire cookery writer Sam Stern.

To launch our new foodie Q&A column, we catch up with young York cookery writer Sam Stern

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Yorkshire Food
Tom Wrigglesworth

Whenever I am interviewed in my capacity as a comedian it never seems long before a question along the lines of ‘are people from Yorkshire funnier than their southern counterparts?’ This has probably been debated since the Big Bang, or at least since the Church established the province of Canterbury and the province of York. Either way it’s no doubt still hotly contested in student union bars throughout the land, and when I’ve been asked to field it, I’ve dodged the question and mumbled something about how we’re all the same.

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Heather French, one of the festival directors of Books by the Beach, Scarborough

As authors descend on Scarborough for Books by the Beach, festival director Heather French talks to Jo Haywood about her literary loves. Photographs by Tony Bartholomew

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Scarborough

Celebrity Interviews

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
John Foxx

John Foxx was the original founder of the popular 70’s band, Ultravox and has a career which has spanned for nearly fifty years. I spoke to John about his time growing up in Chorley where he was born and his involvement in the adaptation of the E.M. Forster short story, “The Machine Stops” by Pilot Theatre and the York Theatre Royal.

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Anna Wintour

Students are urged to learn from the best and be self sufficient. Photographs by Andy Bulmer

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Jo Brand atempts to from Hull to Liverpool for Sport Relief

Don’t laugh but comic Jo Brand is planning a coast to coast trek for Sport Relief

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Events

Fri, 01:00
York Mystery Plays

A round up of events in and around Yorkshire during May

Read Full Story »
Things to do in Yorkshire
P1 Dale Power Solutions Yorkshire Grand Prix of the Sea

The sporting calendar is revving up for a spectacular summer at the coast, says Janet Deacon.

Read Full Story »
Coastal Yorkshire Things to do in Yorkshire
5 things to do in Yorkshire

What's happening in Yorkshire this Bank Holiday weekend?

Read Full Story »
Things to do in Yorkshire
Zara Phillips and Drops of Brandy, Chatsworth, 2015  Photo: Fiona Scott-Maxwell

The Dodson & Horrell Chatsworth International Horse Trials is approaching fast, and it’s shaping up to be a busy schedule for this stunning event held in the beautiful grounds of Chatsworth House on 13th-15th May

Read Full Story »

Arts

Thu, 15:27
A history of Yorkshire in 70 objects

Additional items from our history of Yorkshire in 70 objects project

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Carl and Donna Brayshaw with author Nick Stead

Villagers can now borrow books down at their local

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Pubs and Bars
WiLd!

Tutti Frutti are a theatre company who specialise in performing for children and young people touring their shows both nationally and internationally. Robe Gemmell caught up with director Wendy Harris about their next show which is a first for the company.

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Friday, April 22, 2016
The estate village of West Heslerton – yours for just £20m

Are you ready for a once-in-a-lifetime property investment?

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Sunday, April 3, 2016
The 2015 Tour de Yorkshire in Bridlington

The second Tour de Yorkshire takes place on 29th April to 1st May, the route is over 500km and takes in all four Yorkshire counties. We give you the lowdown on some of our favourite locations along the route

Read Full Story »
Friday, February 12, 2016
Get better in the bedroom

Snuggle down and make the most of your time between the sheets, writes Paul Mackenzie

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Sponsored Articles


Monday, April 18, 2016
Park Leisure Holiday Homes

Anyone who has visited the North Yorkshire Dales will be able to tell you that the region is packed with beautiful scenery, historic sites, and locals who are passionate about the history and culture. That’s what makes this region one of the UK’s best undiscovered holiday destinations. Here are some of the reasons you should visit the Dales courtesy of Park Leisure.

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Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Cedar Retreats

Cedar Retreats is an exclusive development of holiday lodges set around a tranquil lake in a relaxing location close to the Yorkshire Dales.

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Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Queen Ethelburga's Students Celebrate A Level Results

You wouldn’t buy a car without going for a test drive or even consider putting an offer in for a house before having two viewings, so spending some time at a potential school for your child is absolutely crucial to get the feel that it is the right place.

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Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Gateforth Hall

Croft Residential estate agents York specialises in marketing exclusive properties across North and West Yorkshire.

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Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Middletons Hotel

As part of six historic grade II listed buildings, Middletons is a peaceful retreat in the heart of York’s city centre

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