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Yorkshire weather: Cloudy skies bring an end to our all-too-brief sunny spell

THE gloriously sunny weekend weather is expected to make way for chillier, cloudy skies this week as a more unsettled period comes in from the Atantic.

Scarborough Magistrates' Court.

Whitby man handed community order for illegal fishing

A Whitby man has been handed a 12-month community order for illegally fishing for salmon and sea trout.

Royal Scot comes to the North York Moors railway. Picture: Richard Ponter.

Pictures: Royal Scot comes to the moors railway

It was an arrival that is fitting for such a landmark event.
Tod on duty near the kafue lechwe enclosure.

View from the Zoo: Dummy keeper, Tod, is valuable member of team

This week we are letting you in on a little secret on some of the more peculiar ways our keepers look after our animals.

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Two teenagers found dead at bottom of Saltburn cliff

The bodies of two 17-year-old boys have been found at the bottom of a cliff in Saltburn.

People around the world are marking Earth Hour this evening. People in Britain are expected to join in at 8.30pm... and then they will switch their clocks forward tonight as British Summer Time begins.

Get ready to turn your clocks forward... but before that expect things to get much darker

THE nation will set their clocks forward by one hour this evening as we herald the start of British Summer Time... but tonight also sees the 10th year of Earth Hour.

Children and staff from The Wooden Horse nursery at East Whitby School celebrate their good OFSTED result. w171203a Tuesday 21 March 2017. Picture: Ceri Oakes

Whitby nursery ‘good in all areas’ say Ofsted

A Whitby nursery is celebrating after being rated as good in all areas in its latest Ofsted inspection.

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Chef Paul Gildroy

Magpie Fish Recipe: Herby cod bake – serves four

Fancy a go at this week’s Magpie fish dish? Here’s the recipe courtesy of chef Paul GIldroy.

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Society show ‘a must for any lovers of art’

Society show ‘a must for any lovers of art’

The annual exhibition and sale of original works of art by Whitby Art Society is to open a week tomorrow (Mar 31).

We are set for a sunny weekend across Yorkshire.

Yorkshire weather: Temperatures rival Tenerife as spring returns with glorious sunshine

Temperatures are set to rival those of Tenerife this weekend as the cold snap gives way to warmer, sunnier weather across Yorkshire this weekend.
Schools in the Whitby area could lose 43 teachers, according to new research calculating the impact of budgets on our schools.

Budget shake-up could put 43 teaching jobs at risk

Schools in the Whitby area are facing over £1.5 million being slashed from their budgets with up to 43 teaching jobs under threat, according to a new report.
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The Albert in Scarborough has featured on Channel 4's Four in a Bed previously.

New participants wanted for Four in a Bed

Four in a Bed is looking for B&B and hotel owners in the area for the new series of the popular Channel 4 show.

MP says his heart goes out to all those killed and injured

London attack: Whitby MP's 'heart goes out to those killed and injured'

Five people have died and at least 40 have been injured in the terror attack in London yesterday.
How the tragedy unfolded: Attack outside Parliament in London

How the tragedy unfolded: Attack outside Parliament in London

At least five people have been killed in a terror attack in London.

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London attack: Police treating incident as terrorism

The Metropolitan Police are treating today's attack on the Houses of Parliament as a terrorist incident 'until we know otherwise'.
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European Unison composer Ruth Spencer Jolly

WATCH LIVE 10.30AM THURSDAY: Brexit debate and European Unison piano concert on Facebook Live

A Brexit inspired piano concert will get its world premiere with a free public performance in Yorkshire - but we are giving you an exclusive preview on Facebook Live.
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Elaine Gill

Award-winning stylist hosts fund-raiser for mental health charity

A top stylist is hosting an evening of style and colour on Monday (March 27) to raise much-needed funds for a Yorkshire Coast-based mental health charity.

The red Arrows fly over Whitby Abbey.

Whitby Regatta Red Arrows bid unsuccessful

The bid to bring the Red Arrows to this year's Whitby Regatta has hit turbulence, with the flying aerobatic team unavailable due to committing to a job in the south.
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