A Conservative council leader in Yorkshire has insisted his authority's spin-off property development firm is "here to make profit" to plough into other services after facing calls to use some of the funds generated to boost social housing.
A trip to visit the D-Day beaches in Normandy led to a moment of personal reflection for North Yorkshire County Council leader Carl Les, before his attention turned to a crisis closer to home. Rob Parsons reports.
Today the Brexit party have announced the first 50 prospective Parliamentary Candidates (PPC) that are standing for the party in the next general election, with 50 more to be revealed on Monday and another 50 the following day.
Plans for a low-tax 'free port' on the edge of Yorkshire after the UK leaves the European Union took a step forward today as the Government announced plans to set up ten of the sites around the country.
Scarborough Council has called in the police to investigate a leak of sensitive financial documents which revealed that the authority was planning to borrow £22 million to fund a town centre regeneration scheme.
School pupils in Leeds have suggested that Pacers could be used as a soft play area for children on the autistic spectrum as a contest was officially launched to find new uses for the much-maligned train carriages.