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Great Yorkshire break: Comfort and joy at the Falcon Manor, Settle

There’s something wonderfully comforting and uplifting about driving through those rolling hills of North Yorkshire that are “the Dales”.

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On this day in Yorkshire 1940: Our A.A. men on the mark

On this day in Yorkshire 1940: Our A.A. men on the mark

Like the R.A.F., our anti-aircraft gunners only count certainties.

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This �100 instant printer from Polaroid produces 2x3in pictures from your phone, without ink or wires.

Top 5 last-minute tech gifts for Christmas 2016

IT’S NOT too late to fill someone’s stocking next weekend with a piece of covetable Christmas kit, even if you want to buy it online.

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Christmas stories from the archives: Holiday travel rush to the North mounts to climax 1946

Christmas stories from the archives: Holiday travel rush to the North mounts to climax 1946

A “Green Christmas,” with a likelihood of local fog, is prophesied in the latest official forecast, issued this afternoon.

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Views from the Pews: Christmas brings great expectations

Views from the Pews: Christmas brings great expectations

What are your expectations this Christmas?

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Slideshow: Festival lanterns light up Whitby’s Pannett Art Gallery

For a limited period of time 12 lanterns from Whitby Town Council’s Whitby Christmas Festival community lantern parade will be on display at the Pannett Art Gallery.

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On this day in Yorkshire 1952: Leeds man wins world billiards championship

On this day in Yorkshire 1952: Leeds man wins world billiards championship

Leslie Driffield, a Leeds business man and English champion, last night, in Calcutta, won the World Amateur Billiards Championship.

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On this day in Yorkshire 1941: Students make model ‘planes

On this day in Yorkshire 1941: Students make model ‘planes

Three junior students of the Leeds College of Art are putting their spare time and money to good use by making scale models of British and enemy aircraft from odd scraps of material.

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Little girl from Tristan da Cunha to have a Yorkshire Christmas

Christmas stories from the archives Little girl from Tristan da Cunha to have a Yorkshire Christmas

A SMALL brown-haired girl with sparkling slate-blue eyes who has travelled 6,000 miles during the last few weeks, will wake up in a Sedbergh home o Christmas Day to find presents left her for the first time by father Christmas

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Property: Iburndale Lane, Sleights, offers on £175,000

Property: Iburndale Lane, Sleights, offers on £175,000

Built of Sneaton stone by local builders Ducks in the 1960s, this two bedroom semi-detached bungalow, stands on the edge of Sleights village, convenient for access to the National Park as well as to village amenities, whilst remaining only a short drive from town.

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Christmas stories from the archives: Cupid’s Christmas 23rd December 1950

Christmas stories from the archives: Cupid’s Christmas 23rd December 1950

The first couple to be married at Leeds Register Office today arrived in darkness, before 8 a.m.

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Joanne Sanderson

Opinion: How dog shows got me hooked

My father was in the RAF and we moved every three years, a mixture of living in Wales, Germany and various places in England eventually settling in Whitby in 1980.

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The Sherlocks

Yorkshire Radio 1 stars The Sherlocks in tune with top DJ

Yorkshire indie stars The Sherlocks affirmed their Radio 1 status with a show in London with one of its top DJs.
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The Fisherman's Wife, Whitby. The chef in action.

Whitby’s Fisherman’s Wife set for study trip to Peterhead

The Fisherman’s Wife in Whitby is set to embark on a two-day educational study trip to Scotland on Tuesday and Wednesday as part of the 2017 National Fish & Chip Awards, organised by Seafish.

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At �200, this Parrot AR Drone is no toy, but it's a great Christmas gift for an enthusiast

From £10 to £200: Best drones to buy as gifts this Christmas

THEY COULD hardly be more unsuited to an English winter, but drones are, apparently, the gift at the top of most men’s wishlists this Christmas.

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On this day in Yorkshire 1935: Ghostly noises explained

On this day in Yorkshire 1935: Ghostly noises explained

Boy with a nervous reaction to sound

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On this day in Yorkshire 1953: Lorry hit pram but baby was unhurt

On this day in Yorkshire 1953: Lorry hit pram but baby was unhurt

From our Ossett correspondent

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On this day in Yorkshire 1949: Explosion in a trawler

On this day in Yorkshire 1949: Explosion in a trawler

Two tugs put out last night to the aid of a trawler in which an explosion was reported to have occurred 10 miles east-north-east of Blyth.

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Property: Sandpiper Place, Whitby, £339,950

Property: Sandpiper Place, Whitby, £339,950

A well-presented five bedroom detached family home built by David Wilson Homes is set out over three floors and offers spacious living accommodation.

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