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Thursday, August 27, 2015

A wealth of historical movie material filmed in Yorkshire is now available for free online. Tony Greenway finds out more

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Pimms and Cupcakes by Becs from Lay the Table

We love our food in Yorkshire, from farm shops and food markets to award winning pub grub and restaurants. We love talking , writing and now taking photos of our eating habits. We talk to a few people who have made documenting their foodie exploits a part of their everyday lives

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5 things you should know about Hawes

Wednesday, August 12, 2015
The Dales Countryside Museum.

A much visited market town in the Yorkshire Dales

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The beautiful Yorkshire countryside

20 year old Oliver Preston from Leeds is the creator of the Trails of a Yorkshire Man Blog, he tells us why he loves to be from Yorkshire

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Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII

Terry Fletcher visits the costume department at English Heritage

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James Reed with his uke

A carpet salesman is making a song and dance about his home town, as Paul Mackenzie reports.

Photographs by Kirsty Thompson

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Jess in action at the CommSport Open Meeting in Sheffield earlier this season. Picture by Andy Chubb

Rising star Jess Mayho is hoping athletics can capture the public imagination in the way cycling has. Paul Mackenzie reports

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Education

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Pupils at a Leeds school are bowling along nicely

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Share your reading passions

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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Social Events

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Stars from the world of crime writing come together for a festival weekend.

Words by Ann Chapman

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2 Angela Howgate, Margot Newton, Helen Evans, Joanne Lawrence, Prue Butterworth

Members of the North Yorkshire East Federation of Women’s Institutes dressed up to the nines to celebrate their Centenary Day at York Racecourse.

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Fashion has fast become a main attraction at the show

Our photo special brings you some of the not-to-be forgotten highlights of the 157th Great Yorkshire Show. Photographs by Andy Bulmer and Kate Mallender.

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Carl and Melissa Kroger

The fourth annual Visit Bawtry Polo Cup attracted a record crowd of 800 people and raised £9,200, its biggest amount so far, for local cancer charity Aurora Wellbeing Centres.

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Janette, Helen, Niki and Frances – Yorkshire’s own fantastic four

York mums preparing for a 3,000-mile rowing challenge take time out to talk to Jo Haywood

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Elizabeth Gravells, Kasia Caulfield, David Gravells

Guests celebrated the opening of the new Caulfield Company showroom in association with partners Solarlux UK at Harewood Bridge, near Leeds.

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The band - Bejazzled

A summer garden party at Scampston Hall near Malton has raised more than £11,000 for a drug and alcohol rehabilitation centre.

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Representing Knight Frank, from left, Tim Waring, Lindsey Thomas,George Dennis, David Peters, Nick van Zeller

Guests celebrate the continued success of a leading independent real estate consultants at an exclusive lunch. Esther Leach reports

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Celebrity Interviews

Monday, August 10, 2015

After star baker Marie was compared to Rod Stewart this week, we couldn’t help but spot that many of the other contestants shared some spooky similarities with celebrities too…

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Julian Lloyd Webber

Internationally acclaimed cellist Julian Lloyd Webber tells Sheena Hastings how a serious health problem has led to new opportunities

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Pic Joan Russell
Barbara Taylor Bradford celebrating the launch of her new novel at Rudding Park, Harrogate for Yorkshire ife readers.

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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