A new exhibition about Branwell Brontë has opened at the Brontë Parsonage Museum in Haworth to celebrate his bicentenary.Read the full story ›
A 12-year-old whose ambition to become a dancer has been supported by the Ann Maguire Educational Fund is another step closer to his dream.Read the full story ›
Veteran actor Sir John Hurt has been hailed as "mesmerising" and "charming" by fellow thespian Rufus Sewell.
Speaking about how Sir John had been a "hero" to him Sewell reminisced about how nervous he was the first time he met the Elephant Man star following the 77-year-old's death after a battle with pancreatic cancer..
The star who was known for his roles in blockbuster films including Harry Potter had been battling with pancreatic cancer.Read the full story ›
Over 40,000 people have visited Ferens Art Gallery in Hull in the first two weeks of its reopening.Read the full story ›
It is almost 50 years since the famous Batley Variety club opened its doors to the public back in 1967.Read the full story ›
Other acts announced today include Two Door Cinema Club, Flume, Fatboy Slim, Wiley, Circa Waves and Jimmy Eat World.Read the full story ›
Emmerdale has won Best Serial Drama at National Television Awards.
The soap, which is filmed in West Yorkshire, beat off competition from Coronation Street, Eastenders and Hollyoaks in the battle for the award.
Earlier in the night, Danny Miller who plays Aaron Dingle, and Natalie Robb who plays Moira Dingle, both missed out on individual gongs for Best Serial Drama Performance.
Grace Melody-Gardner reports:
The bestselling author has just become one of 90 people to be honoured as part of a portrait to mark the Queen's birthday.Read the full story ›