Victoria Finan Journalist
  • Yorkshire
  • National World

Victoria Finan is the Yorkshire Post's social affairs correspondent. She is based in York and covers poverty, levelling up, social care, LGBT and race issues.

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Yorkshire Post, Yorkshire Evening Post

Focus Areas

  • Social Affairs

330 Articles
over 1 year ago
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Yorkshire Air Ambulance unveils new state of the art helicopter

Over 8,000 people across Yorkshire have had their lives saved by the quick action of the region’s air ambulance servi...

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over 1 year ago
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Major police incident in York as sixth form college evacuated and road closed

Police have declared an “incident” in a busy area of York after its sixth form college was evacuated.

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over 1 year ago
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Yorkshire headteacher hits out over plans to cut school bus services

A West Yorkshire headteacher has hit out at plans to withdraw two school bus services which could see pupils forced t...

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over 1 year ago
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Women would "pay more tax for better childcare," according to report

Lack of accessible, affordable childcare is driving women out of the workplace, a thinktank has warned - as it emerge...

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over 1 year ago
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Beloved Yorkshire museum Eden Camp "at threat" from green energy site, director says

One of Yorkshire’s best known museums has said it faces the “biggest threat of their existence” due to a green energy...

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over 1 year ago
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Whitby school closure: Mayor's anger as governors fail to address merger concerns

The mayor of Whitby has expressed her anger after governors of the town’s two secondary schools – at the heart of a c...

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over 1 year ago
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Ancient silverware burgled from historic Yorkshire Dales church, vicar says

Burglars have stolen silverware dating from the 18th century from St Margaret’s Church in Hawes, its vicar has announ...

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over 1 year ago
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The hidden Yorkshire champion of modern art back in the spotlight

The likes of Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth are household names not just in their native West Yorkshire but across ...

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over 1 year ago
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Whitby Coastliner: Britain's 'most scenic bus route' saved for summer after £2 fares a hit

A popular bus route known as one of the most scenic in Britain has been temporarily saved from the axe after reducing...

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over 1 year ago
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Jo Cox: Plans to tackle abuse of MPs launched in murdered politician's name

The abuse and intimidation of politicians is to be tackled by a new commission in the name of murdered Yorkshire MP J...

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over 1 year ago
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Yorkshire comes together to mark sad anniversary of Ukraine invasion

Yorkshire joined the rest of the country on Friday in marking a year since Putin’s invasion of Ukraine.

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over 1 year ago
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Casa Brighouse: Owner's fix for raw sewage pumping into lake "illegal and dangerous" says Yorkshi...

The owner of a business pumping raw sewage onto a lake in West Yorkshire has defended himself after Yorkshire Water r...

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