Tag: West Yorkshire
10 months ago
yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk

Northern rail operator freezes recruitment for some jobs amid warnings over 'stealth' ticket offi...

Rail operator Northern has frozen recruitment for some posts amid uncertainty over the future of ticket offices.

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10 months ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Rowan Great British Bake Off 2023: Meet Bake Off superfan from West Yorkshire who was inspired by...

Series 14 of the Great British Bake Off is starting next week with 12 new contestants - including Yorkshire baker Row...

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10 months ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Ratcatcher Tweed: The brand bringing Yorkshire style to the UK's grouse moors

Clothmaking may be woven into the very fabric of Yorkshire with such heritage today reaching the farthest grouse moor...

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11 months ago
yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk

Poorest households in Leeds spending nearly 50 per cent of wage on rent in 'shocking' findings

Low earners in Leeds are spending almost half their monthly income on paying rent, a report has found.

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11 months ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

West Yorkshire mass transit network ‘will not be Leeds-centric’

People living in West Yorkshire have been assured that a multi-billion pound mass transit network will not be “Leeds-...

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11 months ago
nationalworld.com

Harry Potter fan’s old copy of The Chamber of Secrets which ‘sat on shelf for 17 years’ could be ...

The Harry Potter book was among one of the first off the printing press.

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11 months ago
yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk

Allerton Bywater: Fears of 'devastation' if West Yorkshire battery farms are approved

Villagers across south-east Leeds have vowed to fight plans to build two battery storage farms less than a mile apart.

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11 months ago
londonworld.com

Coronation Street and Doctors star Anita Carey dies aged 75 after battle with breast cancer

Anita Carey played Brenda Summers and Joyce Smudley in Coronation Street, as well as Vivian March in BBC show Doctors

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11 months ago
nationalworld.com

Anita Carey dead: Coronation Street and Doctors star dies aged 75 after battle with breast cancer

Anita Carey played Brenda Summers and Joyce Smudley in Coronation Street between 1978 and 1997

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11 months ago
telegraph.co.uk

Paedophile Lostprophets star Ian Watkins in critical condition after prison stabbing

Police investigate after former Lostprophets frontman attacked by inmates

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11 months ago
telegraph.co.uk

Boy, 12, killed in hit-and-run on M62 in West Yorkshire

A 36-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing or allowing the death of a child

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about 1 year ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Meet the Yorkshire timber director who swapped embalming for manufacturing

In a parallel life Tamsyn Williamson would have been an embalmer, preserving and preparing bodies for burial or crema...

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about 1 year ago
hucknalldispatch.co.uk

Linby rail firm announces senior hire to bolster capabilities in the midlands and Yorkshire

QTS Training, a national provider of railway training services, has announced the appointment of Phil Wheatcroft in t...

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about 1 year ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Why the Yorkshire city of Wakefield is renowned for its English tulip growing tradition

Wakefield is celebrated the nation over for its superlative forced rhubarb.

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about 1 year ago
yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk

Leeds local elections 2023: What the Yorkshire Party promises as it calls for more devolved power...

This piece is part of a series of interviews with local party leaders across Leeds ahead of the local elections on Ma...

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about 1 year ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Inside Forget Me Not - the Yorkshire children's hospice changing lives for families

It serves some of Yorkshire’s bravest families: those with children who have life-limiting conditions.

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Sharon Beshenivsky: Man, 74, extradited from Pakistan accused of murdering Bradford PC appears in...

PC Sharon Beshenivsky was fatally shot while responding to a robbery in Bradford in November 2005

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over 1 year ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

New innovation centre for medical technology chooses Yorkshire for northern base

A Yorkshire city has been chosen as the home for a new innovation centre for clinical diagnostics and medical technol...

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over 1 year ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Giant bear sculptures arrive at Leeds Bradford Airport ahead of public art trail

Thirty five giant bear sculptures have arrived at Leeds Bradford Airport ahead of a large-scale public art trail set ...

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over 1 year ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Inside Ilkley Carnival's parade with Royal costumes for King Charles' coronation

Royal celebrations are starting early in a West Yorkshire spa town with a carnival parade to be fit for a king.

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over 1 year ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Former Riverside Fox in Ripponden to reopen as The Swan Tavern this summer creating 20 new jobs

Freehold pub company Concept Taverns is creating 20 new jobs with the launch of the twelfth venue in its rapidly expa...

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Happy Valley finale: 4 charts showing how drugs and crime in Calderdale compares with the rest of...

BBC One’s Happy Valley has put a spotlight on Calderdale and West Yorkshire, these four charts will show you how much...

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Worst UK airport for security queues named as users face hour-long waits

Passengers faced queues of more than an hour to get through security at nine airports

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over 1 year ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

The historical timeline of Piece Hall - Yorkshire’s 18th century open-air courtyard

The Grade I listed building Piece Hall in Halifax first opened in 1774 and was originally used as a cloth hall.

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over 1 year ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

The history behind 18th century Keppel’s Column in Rotherham and the architect who designed it

Keppel’s Column was built in the 18th century, stands at 115ft and is located between Wentworth and Kimberworth in Ro...

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Investigation launched after human remains found in skip at Leeds recycling site

Workers were horrified to find ‘body parts’ at Skelton Skips shortly after 10 am on Halloween

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over 1 year ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Six scary horror movies filmed in Yorkshire and the plots behind each film

There are a few horror films and psychological thrillers set in Yorkshire that will send chills down your spine.

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almost 2 years ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Yorkshire animal charities plead to pet owners ‘don’t abandon pets’ amid cost of living crisis

Animal rescue charities based in Yorkshire have told how they are at ‘full capacity’ after being inundated with aband...

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almost 2 years ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Historic Yorkshire mill to share the secrets of its archives as it opens for guided tours

A bastion of Yorkshire's mill history is to open its archives to share the secret stories of weaving and cloth.

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almost 2 years ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

'It's an accident waiting to happen' - ‘Ludicrous’ dog walking field in rural area approved

A plan to create a private dog walking field across an area of good quality farmland which is surrounded by hundreds ...

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almost 2 years ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

New skills hub aims to provide long term jobs boost for West Yorkshire

A new training and skills hub has been opened in West Yorkshire.

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almost 2 years ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Amazing photos show Yorkshire village where Emmerdale is filmed in the Harewood estate

A collection of beautiful photographs of the Emmerdale village in Yorkshire has been revealed ahead of the soap’s 50t...

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almost 2 years ago
nationalworld.com

Man killed wife just after their wedding and then stuffed her body into a suitcase

Thomas Nutt rang police days after he married Dawn Walker and said she was missing

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almost 2 years ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

West Yorkshire community looking to buy and reopen 'cherished' local pub

A community in West Yorkshire is preparing a bid to take over a “cherished” 19th century pub.

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almost 2 years ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Bus routes which serve swathes of West and South Yorkshire in jeopardy as provider collapses

More than 250 jobs are in jeopardy and passengers left without services after two bus operators which ran routes acro...

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almost 2 years ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

M1 collision: Northbound carriageway closed in West Yorkshire after serious rush hour crash

The M1 northbound has been closed near Leeds this morning after a serious collision.

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almost 2 years ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Off-duty firefighter awarded after saving teenager's life in Ilkley River

An off-duty firefighter who saved a teenager’s life in Ilkley River has been given an award.

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almost 2 years ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

These are the best movies set in Yorkshire according to folks who live in the region

There are many movies that have been filmed across Yorkshire - here are your favourites.

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almost 2 years ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Amber Cars acquires Leeds taxi firm Wheels and South Leeds & Hunslet Cars

Taxi and private hire vehicle operator Amber Cars has acquired Wheels Private Hire and South Leeds & Hunslet Cars, bo...

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