The World Dock Pudding Championship is being held today in the village of Mytholmroyd, which is still reeling from the Boxing Day floods.Read the full story ›
An eccentric inventor from Lincolnshire reckons he's come up with the perfect alternative to a home gym.Read the full story ›
The lucky holder of a £1million lottery ticket bought in Leeds has just 24 hours left to claim their winnings.Read the full story ›
Men found themselves on the wrong side of lady luck after they were caught with £1,000 in coins and selfies charting their crime spree.Read the full story ›
Here are some of the April Fools stories doing the rounds from across the region.Read the full story ›
A procession of over 200 bikers rolled into Sheffield's Weston Park, armed with chocolate eggs for kids from the children's hospital.Read the full story ›
A lottery winner says he is angry after he...won.
Stuart Simpson from Leeds was one of an 'unprecedented' number of people who matched five numbers in last night's draw. He won just £15 for the multi-match.
People who had three numbers took home £25:
A grandmother from Leeds is celebrating after scooping almost £100,000 on The National Lottery.Read the full story ›
A farmer in North Yorkshire has had an eggs-cellent idea to help his hens lay more eggs.Read the full story ›
Nine penguins at Scarborough Sea Life Centre are preparing to celebrate their birthdays in the next month.
The flock of Humboldt penguins will be treated to special fishy birthday cakes and a quiet rendition of 'Happy Birthday', as the birds aren't keen on loud noises. The centre is also asking young visitors to design birthday cards for them.
- April 6th – George (female) turns 14. She is the oldest flock member by just nine days
- April 7th – Sushi (male) is two
- April 11th– Calimero (male) is two
- April 12th – Gonzo (male)is 12
- April 15th – Clumsey (male) is 14
- April 17th – Krusty (male) is 12
- April 18th – Pinky (female) is six
- April 20th – Mavis (female) is 12
- April 25th – Peso (male) is four