A man has been shot dead and another injured as they sat in a car in Sheffield city centre. The men, both 22, were shot in Derek Dooley Way, Sheffield, at around 10.15pm on Sunday.
North Yorkshire Police made 19 arrests over the weekend as they continued their annual Christmas crackdown on drink and drug driving.
The total number of arrests for drink or drug driving offences since the beginning of December now stands at 71 - with 37 of those people charged to appear at court. During last year’s Christmas drink and drug driving campaign which ran between December and January, officers made 118 arrests. The crackdown will continue into the New Year with targeted patrols on the roads across North Yorkshire.
York City Football Club and the City of York Council have approved an agreement which will see the club take a long term tenancy at their new home. The agreement also secures £2million funding contribution towards the new stadium.
The 8000 all-seater stadium and leisure complex will be the first of its kind for York. It will also have fitness and play areas, as well as a community hub focussed on providing health services for residents.
A Christmas adventure park in West Yorkshire has had to close its ice rink due to high winds.
The closure is only temporary, and people who have bought vouchers for today will be refunded.
The park is part-way through a successful festive season, having seen thousands of children pass through its gates.
A spokesman said: "We have a had a great season, Santa will have seen over 12,000 children by Christmas eve, and we will have seen over 10,000 visitors in 10 weeks this year."
The rink is expected to be open tomorrow.
A man's been shot dead and another is in hospital after an incident in Sheffield last night. They were shot whilst inside a car on Derek Dooley Way. David Hirst reports from the scene.
There is disruption to flights at Leeds Bradford Airport due to strong winds. Flights are being delayed, cancelled or diverted to Manchester and passengers are being advised to contact their airline.
There is also disruption on the roads with the Humber Bridge closed to high sided vehicles.
The start and finish locations of the first ever Tour de Yorkshire international cycle race have been announced. Bridlington, Leeds, Scarborough, Selby, Wakefield and York were unveiled as the start and finish lines of the three day race by organisers Welcome to Yorkshire this morning. The race will be held betwen the first and the third of May, but the exact route will be revealed next month.
Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a 58-year-old who has been missing since the 5th December 2014.
Brain Sawyer was last seen at Chatsworth Square, Carlisle, at 12:30pm on 5th December and no one has seen or heard from him since. It is thought he may have travelled to South Yorkshire as he knows the area well.
He is described as 5ft 6” tall and of a medium build. He has white receding hair and was last seen wearing a dark red polo shirt, brown corduroy trousers, dark green/blue jacket and black shoes.