It is one of the most notorious addresses in soap land - Home Farm in the village of Emmerdale. With nine previous owners including the Tates, the Wyldes, and the Kings there's never a dull moment at the "big house".
Now the Whites are about to take up residence. Gaynor Barnes met actor John Bowe who plays millionaire businessman Lawrence Wright...
People have been leaving their tributes to Alvin Stardust on Twitter, including radio DJ Tony Blackburn:
So sorry to hear about Alvin Stardust.he was a lovely man and gave us some great songs. R.I.P
Radio 5 Live presenter Nicky Campbell said he "did the attitude consummately":
Pointing at the camera with his single leather glove. "Lay down and groove on the mat". He did the attitude consummately. Alvin stardust RIP
Former member of Blue, Antony Costa, remembers acting alongside him in the stage show Boogie Nights.
R.I..P Alvin stardust had the pleasure to work with him on Boogie nights tour playing my dad thoughts go out to his family xx
Singer and actor Alvin Stardust died this morning aged 72 after a short illness, his manager has said.
Stardust was set to release a new album, entitled 'Alvin, at the beginning of next month.
Writing on his official website he had said of the record:
I am extremely delighted to announce that my new album is now finished and will be released at the beginning of November by Conehead Records. "Alvin" is a new and exciting departure for me and I'm immensly proud of the finished product
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Shoppers in Hull got the chance today to get up close to some of the city's boxing heroes.
Hull's own Olympic Champion Luke Campbell, who's topping the bill at the Ice Arena on Saturday night, was amongst those involved in a public workout in a specially erected ring at the St Stephen's Shopping Centre.
John Shires reports.
Earlier on Calendar we chatted with the Leeds singer Paul Stone, who is flying out to America to meet world famous song writer Diane Warren, who has written songs for the likes of Elton John, Beyonce, Britney Spears, Mariah Carey and Aerosmith.
The first photos of the new Dad's Army film being shot in Yorkshire have emerged.
The cast and crew are stationed near Bridlington for the shoot, which revives the classic sit-com set during the Second World War.
Hollywood A-listers including Bill Nighy ( Sergeant Wilson), Michael Gambon (Private Godfrey) and Toby Jones (Captain Mainwaring) are among the cast.
Catherine Zeta-Jones is back in the county after starting her career on the Darling Buds of May. She plays a reporter stationed with the Home Guard recruits as they try to uncover a German spy operating in the area.
Halifax singer songwriter Jess Thristan has been tipped as the next best thing to come out of the town since Ed Sheeran.
The 19-year-old has been on the scene for less than a year but can take inspiration from Sheeran's success and that of Ella Henderson from Lincolnshire who has topped the UK album charts with her debut release.
Jess was first spotted on social media, but now practices at a studio in her hometown.
Sarah Clark has been to meet her:
Scunthorpe's Jake Quickenden and Castleford's Jack Walton made it through to Week Three of the X Factor.
The two X Factor contestants from our region have made it through the second week of the competition and will perform again on the talent show next week.
Jake Quickenden's performed a version of Bonnie Tyler's 'Total Eclipse of the Heart'. Judge Louis Walsh gave his rendition the thumbs up, but judge Simon Cowell said there were some parts of the the vocal that were "terrible". Cheryl Fernandez-Versini also said she did not like the choice of song, though the Scunthorpe singer's song did get the thumbs up from his own mentor Mel B and Louis Walsh.
Watch his performance here:
Jack Walton from Castleford opened the show with Paula Abdul's 'Straight Up' playing his guitar for much of the song. The 18 year old was praised by all the judges with Louis Walsh describing it as 'brilliant' and Simon Cowell describing him as one of his favourite contestants. He had earlier been seen meeting One Direction singer Louis Tomlinson from Doncaster who is supporting him.
The two acts who left the competition this week were Chloe Jasmine and Stephanie Nala. Jack and Jake will now join the remaining ten other acts singing in next week's show when the theme is movie week.