9 of the most unique and unusual places to stay in Yorkshire

From cosy cabins to sprawling castle estates, these unique locations around Yorkshire promise an unforgettable stay that is anything but ordinary.

Keith Tordoff, Chair of Nidderdale Chamber of Trade outside his shop - The Oldest Sweet Shop in England - on Pateley High Street.

Pateley prepares to party as Tour de Yorkshire set to return to Greenhow Hill

Preparations for celebrations are being made in Pateley as the town gets ready to host another ‘spectacular’ show for the Tour de Yorkshire.

There are some great job opportunities currently on offer around Yorkshire for animal lovers

7 dream jobs currently on offer in Yorkshire for animal lovers

Are you a big animal lover?

There are a wealth of hands-on jobs on offer around Yorkshire to get stuck into

9 ideal jobs in Yorkshire if you like working with your hands

Not everyone is cut out for office life.


Cost of parking permits to almost DOUBLE in Scarborough

North Yorkshire County Council has announced it is going to almost double the cost of a residents parking permit in Scarborough.

5 of the best gin distilleries in Yorkshire

There's no denying that gin has made its claim as the nation's new favourite tipple, giving prosecco and craft beer a good run for their money as top orders at the bar.

Easter travel: The roads you need to avoid as Yorkshire prepares for wintry Bank Holiday weekend

The great Easter getaway is expected to start this evening amid warnings that this could be one of the busiest bank holidays ever experienced on the roads.
Northern Rail services will be affected by strike action today.

Northern Rail strike: Further disruption to Yorkshire train services as RMT union holds second walkout in a week

Northern Rail workers are staging a further 24-hour walkout today in a long-running dispute over the future role of train guards.

Further industrial action is taking place today.

Train strikes explained: Why more action is taking place today to protect the role of guards

The National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers have gone on strike again today affecting train services in the North of England.

Rail workers at Northern are taking part in a 24-hour stoppage today as a dispute over the future of train guards on the company's services continues.

Northern Rail strike: Limited services and disruption due to 24-hour walkout by RMT union members

Workers at Northern Rail are staging two 24-hour walkouts this week as a long-running row over the future role of train guards continue.

From elections to T&Cs: Facebook has been making headlines across the world

Is it time to quit Facebook? Here's what you need to know about your profile settings

With the recent revelations regarding research firm Cambridge Analytica, Facebook and the social media company’s privacy laws are now in the spotlight.
There are some great job opportunities on offer around Yorkshire

7 dream jobs currently available in Yorkshire if you want to work in arts, culture and entertainment

Thinking it's time for a career change? Yorkshire currently has plenty of interesting and exciting roles on offer in the fields of arts, culture and entertainment.

Tornado is loaded onto a lorry (photo: Robert Townsend)

Steam locomotive Tornado leaves Yorkshire on a lorry after bridge strike saga

Steam engine Tornado looked subdued as she was loaded onto a lorry to be transported away from the North Yorkshire Moors Railway.
Trapped steam engine removed by lorry from North Yorkshire Moors Railway

Trapped steam engine removed by lorry from North Yorkshire Moors Railway

Stranded locomotive Tornado has been removed by road from a heritage line after track damage left it unable to leave.

Steam locomotive Tornado is trapped in Yorkshire after a bin lorry struck a bridge

Popular steam locomotive Tornado is stranded on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway after a bridge strike.
Protesters were on the train tracks at Manchester Piccadilly railway station. Picture: PA Wire.

Manchester Piccadilly station reopens after protest 'on tracks' causes major disruption

Rail passengers faced hours of disruption after protesters on the tracks brought services to a standstill at one of the country's busiest stations.
Campaigners at Manchester Piccadilly railway station. Picture: PA Wire.

Yorkshire rail delays after 'protesters on train tracks' force closure of Manchester Piccadilly Station

Commuters are facing delays and a railway station has been forced to close after campaigners gathered on train tracks.
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Yorkshire travel: Traffic and travel updates as M1 starts moving again after emergency repairs

Motorists on the M1 are finally moving again after long delays and congestion were caused emergency repairs to a bridge near Wakefield.
The M62 has suffered delays this morning as fog caused congestion on the roads.

Yorkshire travel: Delays and congestion on A1 as flooding causes closure of two lanes

There are delays on the A1 this morning as the big thaw combined with heavy rain resulted in flooding on both sides of the carriageway.
The M62 has been closed for most of the night and will remain shut today as high winds and snow cause havoc. Picture PA

Yorkshire travel: Roads closed, trains delayed and flights cancelled as Storm Emma causes travel chaos

More travel chaos is expected across the region today as the Beast from the East collides with Storm Emma and delivers another icy blast over Yorkshire.

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