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Illegal fishing on River Esk tackled in new multi-agency approach

The Yorkshire Esk River Trust (YERT), North Yorkshire Police (NYP) and the Environment Agency (EA) will be working in partnership during the spring and summer of 2018 to raise awareness of the issue of illegal fishing and netting of salmon and sea trout on the River Esk.

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Yorkshire is home to a beautiful range of parks for families to enjoy

The best parks in Yorkshire to visit this weekend with the family

Make the most of the warm weather this weekend and head off on an outdoor adventure with the family.

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The Magpie restoration nears completion after the fire devastated the property.  Paul Gildroy with Site Project Manager Paul Wignall with one of the original works. Picture by Richard Ponter 175412e

Magpie Recipe: Hake with Spanish beans, for two

Here is this week’s recipe from the Magpie Cafe, Whitby.

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There are plenty of tea blends to try which have a range of health boosting benefits

Brews with benefits: the health-boosting perks of a good cuppa

Widely known as a tea-drinking nation, here in Britain we're extremely partial to a good cuppa.
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Autumn in Castleton, by Ian Nicholas.

Exhibit: It’s a hat-trick for Danby’s Inspired By... gallery

Not one, but three new exhibitions are set to open today (Thurs) at the Inspired by… gallery at The Moors National Park Centre this month; each one displaying works of art that capture the everyday beauty of our landscape and surroundings.

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Property: Park Gate Cottage, Sledgates, Fylingthorpe, near Whitby, £425,000

Property: Park Gate Cottage, Sledgates, Fylingthorpe, near Whitby, £425,000

A fantastic five bedroom house on the fringes of the much sought after coastal village of Fylingthorpe.

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TRAVEL REVIEW: Fun for everyone at Butlins Skegness

TRAVEL REVIEW: Fun for everyone at Butlins Skegness

The school holidays are ideal for making family memories - and you can’t go wrong with an action-packed short break at Butlins in Skegness.

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There are a wealth of charming tea rooms to visit around Yorkshire

10 of the finest tea rooms in Yorkshire

With Saturday 21 April marking National Tea Day, what better way to toast the nation's favourite drink than with a visit to one of Yorkshire's best tea rooms?
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The Royal Oak, Gillamoor

Dining Out: The Royal Oak, Gillamoor

What a lovely little village Gillamoor is. I don’t recall ever visiting it, I would certainly have remembered, it’s so picturesque and peaceful.

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CarFest has added extra acts to this year's bill.

Paloma Faith, Clean Bandit and Razorlight added to CarFest line-up as final tickets are released

A host of big name acts have been added to the bill for this year's CarFest as the final tickets for this year's spectacular are released.

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There are a number of impressive caves and caverns to explore around Yorkshire

Going underground: Yorkshire's hidden caves and caverns you need to visit

When looking for adventure, the mysterious world just below the surface is the perfect place to start.
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According to science there is a correct procedure for making a good cup of tea, but  there are a variety of different methods out there, so which is the best way to make a proper cuppa?

Which is the correct way to make a proper cuppa?

It’s well known that Yorkshire folk love a good cup of tea, but everyone has their own methods of what they think makes the ‘perfect cuppa’.
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Gluten free diners can enjoy eating out at a range of restaurants across Yorkshire

The best gluten free restaurants in Yorkshire - according to TripAdvisor

Finding a suitable place to eat out can be something of a headache when you have a specific dietary requirement.

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Yorkshire has a wide variety of real ale pubs which serve a selection of this flavoursome beer

10 of the best real ale pubs in Yorkshire

Going to the pub is one of the nation’s favourite pastimes, but for some it has to be real ale all the way. With many pubs now serving real ale, or some purely specialising in it, there’s plenty of places to go for those who enjoy this particular tipple.
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Thornaby Green and St Peter's Church.

A Stroll With Stu: going back to my childhood roots

For purposes of mud avoidance, I went partially urban for this six-miler around my home town, Thornaby-on- Tees.

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Yorkshire has a wide array of steakhouses, where you can enjoy a great night out and a delicious steak dinner

10 of the best steakhouses in Yorkshire according to TripAdvisor

For those who eat meat, a steak is usually up there on the list of favourite meat dishes, especially when choosing what to eat whilst out at a restaurant.

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Escape the everyday hustle and bustle at one of these relaxing retreats around Yorkshire

10 of the best places in Yorkshire to power down for a stress free break

Since April marks National Stress Awareness month, what better way to soothe the soul than with a well-deserved break from the daily pressures?
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Oxpasture Hall . Chef Ollie Moore in the kitchen. . pic Richard Ponter 181232k

Recipe: Frozen Yorkshire Blue Cheese Salad

This is definitely my go-to summer salad which I just love to eat and it’s a winner with my girlfriend too.

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Staying Cool apartments at Rotunda.

Travel: Staying cool but you will never go hungry in the UK’s second city

As the Beast from the East swept across the country, I was a little worried about whether we’d actually make it to Birmingham for our hotly-anticipated first city break of the year.
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Andrew Leadley with his huge fish!

Opinion: More investment is the ‘quay’ to landing fish

Our friend and neighbour in Beckhole, Andrew Leadley, who owns the Whitby fishing trawler WY212 Success lll, caught this huge halibut 15 miles off the shore at Whitby just before Easter.

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