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Monday, May 18, 2015

The chief executive of Welcome to Yorkshire, talks rollercoasters, cricket and breathtaking views

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Gareth Barlow

A young farmer from York is hoping for an agricultural revolution

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Sharon on the far left will face the camera more often than not this year

Sharon Canavar launches a survival programme in the face of one her most challenging years

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Ripons renowned choristers with the Very Reverend John Dobson and Sir Andrew Lawson-Tancred

How Yorkshire’s smallest city has big plans to build on its musical heritage

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The Humber Bridge

Yorkshire men and women together with the region’s iconic buildings are commemorated in a unique online picture gallery

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Janine Murphy - My Yorkshire weekend

Saturday, January 24, 2015
Janine & Phillip Murphy

Fish and chip entrepreneur Janine Murphy on why she has a whale of a time when she gets the chance

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The new range of Mill Stripe merino blankets combine a beautifully soft twill weave for warmth and comfort with Hainsworths signature bold stripes. Available in Classic Navy, Meadow and Spring

When textile designer Caroline Allison was asked to create the new Scarlet & Argent collection for 231-year-old Yorkshire mill Hainsworth she had a lot of history to draw on.

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Monday, April 20, 2015

Share your reading passions with writers and other readers at the new Readers’ Afternoon Tea, says Sharon Canavar

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Pupils from Merlin Top Primary in Keighley are entranced by storyteller Sita Brand

Storytelling is an invitation that has been open and accepted since the beginning of time.

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New head of Hipperholme Junior School Sarah Weller with pupils Luchia Shaw and William Bentley

A new head teacher launches an exciting learning journey

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Hull Collegiate School

Thursday, January 29, 2015
Hull Collegiate School2

Hull Collegiate School is the only independent co-educational day school in East Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire to provide a coherent education for children aged 3 to 18 years.

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Great Britain and England rugby league star Keith Senior, of Leeds Rhinos, officially opens the new yurt

Independent Leeds prep Richmond House School is maximising the use of its ten acres of outdoor space by erecting a yurt in the school grounds as an outdoor classroom for all year groups, from nursery through to Year 6.

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Social Events

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Skipton Building Society celebrated the 2015 launch of its award-winning community scheme Grassroots Giving by holding a “village fete” in celebration of some of its previous winners at its head office, The Bailey.

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The 500 runners set off

Beadnall Copley, estate and letting agents with offices in Wetherby, Ripon and Harrogate, sponsored the recent hugely successful Bramham Fun Run to raise money for Cancer Research UK at St James Hospital, Leeds.

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Celebrity Interviews

Monday, April 27, 2015

Readers welcome one of Yorkshire’s best-loved authors to an exclusive brunch

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Joe Root celebrates reaching his century during Day Four of the 1st Investec Test between England and India at Trent Bridge Cricket Ground in Nottingham, UK. Photo: Ben Radford/Visionhaus

Martin Pilkington gets the lowdown on the Yorkshire cricket star

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Peter Snow -  Photo by Geoffrey Swaine

Journalist headlines Harrogate History Festival at The Old Swan Hotel from October 23rd-26th

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Homecoming queen - Linda Barker back home in Bradford

There’s something very likable about Linda Barker. She’s got an open, honest way about her and a ready, borderline-raucous laugh that makes you feel immediately at home in her company.

Presumably she was the life and soul of the party at school; always enthused, always positive and always at the front of the class with her hand up. Well, not always.

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Amy Garcia

Wakefield born presenter on motherhood and her love of the countryside

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Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Let us help you celebrate your special day with pictures from your wedding album.

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Stuart Sherred of Baildon and Angela Schofield of Horbury were married at  Rudding Park, Harrogate. The couple honeymooned in the south of France and in Italy.
Photograph by Adam Wilkinson Photography

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Broadbent-Finelli - James Broadbent son of Tim and Sue Broadbent of Crigglestone, Wakefield and Elizabeth Finelli, daughter of Jon and Helen Finelli from Thornhill, Dewsbury, were married at Woolley Church, Wakefield. The reception was held at Wood Hall Hotel, Wetherby. The couple honeymooned in Dubai.

Let us help you celebrate your special day with pictures from your wedding album

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