A plan to transform a partly derelict site on the edge of York into an eight-thousand seater sports stadium and leisure complex has been given the go-ahead.
The Community Stadium has been more than a decade in the planning and aims to bring the city's football and rugby clubs together on the same site. Sally Simpson reports
Prime Minister David Cameron has dismissed a claim that Lincolnshire Police is on the "verge of collapse".
The PM referred to Lincolnshire when he was asked a question about funding for police forces during a live TV interview ahead of May's General Election.
A member of the audience quoted Chief Constable Neil Rhodes who said the force was on the "verge of collapse."
In his reply, Mr Cameron said: "I do not accept that. I understand they are under pressure."
When it comes to Lincolnshire, crime has come down, the police are doing a great job but there is more we can do using modern technology to make sure crime continues to fall under this Government and if we do that we will be saving money as well.
He was speaking during Cameron and Miliband: The battle for No 10 begins, on Channel 4 last night.
The funeral of a former Royal Marine from Barnsley killed while fighting Islamic State in Syria has taken place.Read the full story ›
The family of a former Royal Marine killed while fighting Islamic State in Syria have laid him to rest during a private ceremony this morning.
Erik Konstandious Scurfield, from Barnsley was buried after a funeral service in Nottingham.
The 25-year-old was the first UK national killed battling Islamic State in Syria.
ITV Calendar has been asking for people's views about how the coalition government's austerity programme has affected the region.
So what effect have the last five years had on the people of Doncaster. Click below to watch Jon Hill's extended report:
Political Correspondent Paul Brand looks at the battle for Yorkshire and Lincolnshire's hotly contested seats.Read the full story ›
ITV Calendar has been asking for people's views today about how the Coalition Government austerity programme has affected the region. South Yorkshire business recovery expert, Paul Moorhead, of Moorhead Savage told us there are signs of recovery.
ITV Calendar has been in Doncaster today ahead of the start of the General Election campaign. Locals have been giving their views on the five years of austerity since the Coalition Government came to power. Dave Honeybone was one of the local care workers who went on strike when his job was privatised last year. He says he has lost hundreds of pounds a month because of the changes to his terms and conditions. Mick Wattam from the Doncaster People's Assembly has been involved in campaigns against cuts to local services, including care homes, in the town.
A Ukip MEP has denied any wrongdoing over the use of her European Parliament allowances and expenses.
Jane Collins, the MEP for Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire, has been accused of using taxpayers’ money to pay rental or running costs on offices owned by her partner Mike Kendall.
However, in a statement she says that she pays no rent on the office she shares with fellow MEP Mike Hookem.
The office sharing arrangement that Jane current has with her fellow Yorkshire & North Lincolnshire MEP, Mike Hookem, is designed to allow both MEPs to work together cohesively and to share a number of staff members in a convenient and cost effective way. The office space that Jane and Mike occupy is owned by Wallingfen Park Ltd, of which Jane’s partner Mike Kendall is a Director. Jane pays no rent on the office space in question; however, she does contribute to costs of utilities, telephones and other incidental expenses.