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Yorkshire holiday accommodation given top marks

Six holiday cottages, B&Bs and guesthouses in Yorkshire have achieved 10/10 ratings from satisfied guests.

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Plans of the Star Inn the Harbour

Restaurant at Whitby TIC site given approval

Scarborough Council has approved permission for a new restaurant at Whitby's former Tourist Information Centre.

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Controlled explosions carried out on chemicals at Yorkshire schools

Controlled explosions carried out on chemicals at Yorkshire schools

Over 40 schools in North and West Yorkshire have been visited by army bomb disposal experts after it was discovered they were storing a potentially hazardous chemical on their premises.

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Family doctor and healthy living author Dr Julie Coffey at home in Sheffield

The Yorkshire GP who says we can think ourselves slim

Yorkshire GP Dr Julie Coffey has written two books to help us lead healthier lifestyles. Catherine Scott reports.

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Green scheme launch

DVLA VED car tax: Find out how much you will pay!

New tax rules will end up costing South Yorkshire motorists hundreds of pounds when they come into force in April.

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Graphic by LoveMyVouchers.co.uk

Study says Whitby has the fourth best seaside B&Bs

Study puts Whitby ahead of Scarborough.

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Whitby

World heritage for Abbey Headland hits obstacles

Some councillors from the town council are working towards obtaining World Heritage Status for the Whitby Abbey headland.

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The old centre

Controversial plans for new TIC set for green light

Plans to convert Whitby’s harbourside tourist information centre into a restaurant and ice cream parlour have been discussed by councillors.

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La La Land is currently showing at cinemas across the region.

Cinema listings

Your guide to what's on the big screen across the region this coming week.
Whats on
Quidditch team to hold try-outs in Leeds

Quidditch team to hold try-outs in Leeds

It's a sport played by wizards - but Muggles can try their hand at Quidditch in Leeds.

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LEEDS BOMB SCARE: Latest on city centre drama

Shoppers are being allowed to return to Victoria Gate in Leeds following a bomb scare this morning.

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Graham Storer

Opinion: Our wonderful bodies!

Has anybody ever said to you that you have a wonderful body? It’s not a chat up line I’ve ever used so I carry no scars.

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Youngsters enjoying archery in one of many activities organised by charity Whitby Hidden Impairments Support and Help (WHISH) group.

Column: A great year for WHISH – and 2017 looks even better!

January is often a time for reflecting on the past year and making plans for the next. At WHISH we have a lot to be grateful for in 2016.

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The 2016 Hunted contestants, including Leeds pair Anna May and Elizabeth Garnett (left)

Could you be Hunted? TV show seeks new contestants

Producers of a TV show are looking for daring contestants to 'go to ground' in a bid to evade capture in 21st-century Britain.

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Whitby Fishing School students, from left: Myles Hatfield, Shaun Topham, Ricky Webster & Jonathon Garrett.

Awesome foursome complete sea fishing course in Whitby

Whitby Fishing School is again celebrating the achievements of four further students, who have successfully completed their Level 2 Diplomas in Maritime Studies – Sea Fishing Pathway.

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Leeds Bradford Airport to run therapy course for frightened passengers

Leeds Bradford Airport to run therapy course for frightened passengers

Scared of flying?

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After some rain early in the week the outlook for the period between Tuesday to Saturday looks drier

Drier and brighter at the end of the week

Here is the latest weather forecast for East Yorkshire, Ryedale and the Vale of York for the week ahead.

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Windmill Girls elated at highest funds total

Windmill Girls elated at highest funds total

Whitby’s Windmill Girls say they are overwhelmed at helping to raised more than £3,000 for Cancer Research UK – their best-ever total.

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