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
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Casa Brighouse: Pressure mounts on owner of West Yorkshire restaurant to stop pumping sewage into...

Pressure is mounting on the owner of a West Yorkshire restaurant and events venue to stop polluting a beauty spot wit...

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over 1 year ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Bishops across Yorkshire join calls for government to end bus cuts

Bishops in Yorkshire have urged Rishi Sunak not to cut bus services across the region.

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over 1 year ago
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Brianna Ghey: Vigils for murdered teenage girl described as "strong, fearless and one of a kind" ...

Vigils are set to take place across Yorkshire for Brianna Ghey, the teenage girl whose body in a park in Warrington o...

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over 1 year ago
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Raw sewage causing "stench" running into Yorkshire lakes for weeks amid fears wildlife is being i...

Raw sewage has been flowing into two lakes in West Yorkshire, with environmental campaigners saying they are concerne...

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over 1 year ago
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King Charles Coronation: How you can hold a street party in North Yorkshire to celebrate monarch'...

Neighbours wanting to hold a street party for the coronation of King Charles III will not have to pay for road closur...

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over 1 year ago
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NHS chaos continues as Government insists tens of thousands in Yorkshire will benefit from new he...

NHS bosses are gearing up for another week of strike uncertainty as Health Secretary Steve Barclay was urged to hold ...

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over 1 year ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

NHS chaos continues as Government insists tens of thousands in Yorkshire will benefit from new he...

NHS bosses are gearing up for another week of strike uncertainty as Health Secretary Steve Barclay was urged to hold ...

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over 1 year ago
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Yorkshire's Festival of British Railway Modelling sees fans converge on Doncaster

The joys of building model railways have entranced the likes of Rod Stewart and Jools Holland.

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over 1 year ago
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Yorkshire GP surgery at risk of being shut down after inspectors found staff did not have safety ...

A GP surgery in Cleckheaton is at risk of closure after inspectors found staff were not having proper recruitment che...

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over 1 year ago
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Bradford 2025’s new producer Jenny Harris aims to champion her home city

Bradford's upcoming year as City Of Culture marks a chance to change the world's perceptions of the West Yorkshire ci...

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over 1 year ago
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From Anne of Green Gables to Tracy Beaker, childrens' books at the heart of new York exhibition

From Anne of Green Gables to Tracy Beaker, childrens’ books are full of rebellious characters who teach young readers...

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over 1 year ago
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Emmerdale: Beloved character in heartbreaking suicidal thoughts storyline as Yorkshire charity An...

Long-standing Emmerdale favourite Paddy Kirk is set to struggle with suicidal thoughts in a storyline planned for the...

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