The Duke of Cambridge is at RAF Coningsby today as the 29th Squadron marks its 100th anniversary.Read the full story ›
His Royal Highness the Duke of York and the Archbishop of York have been confirmed as Patron and President for the York Minster Mystery Plays 2016.
Prince Andrew and the Archbishop have been long standing supporters of the Plays, which return to the Minster in May 2016 for only the second time in their near 700 year history.
The cathedral’s Nave will be transformed into a 1,000-seater theatre for the production, which runs for five weeks from 26 May to 30 June.
In keeping with tradition, a community cast will be at the centre of the production with just one professional actor, and recruitment for key roles including Adam, Eve, Noah and Satan is taking place this autumn.
With her love of the countryside it's hardly surprising that the Queen chose to visit Emmerdale during her 2002 Golden jubilee tour.
She remarked to the cast of the show that it must be a dangerous place to live - and hinted that the programme had at least one royal fan. Emmerdale star Chris Chittell remembers the Royal visit.
In 2015 Royal Watcher James Taylor, who has travelled the length and breadth of the country to be at royal appearances, got to see Queen Elizabeth much closer to home, at the first ever Maundy service held in Sheffield Cathedral.
After a decade's absence the Queen returned to Leeds in 2012 for her Diamond Jubilee Tour.
Paula Brown was the official photographer for Leeds City Council, and took more than 400 pictures of Queen Elizabeth on the day.
The Queen is set to overtake her great-great-grandmother Queen Victoria as Britain's longest serving monarch.Read the full story ›
It's exactly 530 years since King Richard III was killed in the Battle of Bosworth.Read the full story ›
Students at Huddersfield University are linking up with a special project in India that's run by Sarah Ferguson. The Duchess of York's Key to Freedom project supports abused women in West Bengal. She's really made a difference to their lives, teaching them new skills to help them become financially independent. Adam Fowler reports.
It is 800 years ago today since King John and the Barons sealed the Magna Carta. The historic document safeguarded basic freedoms for ordinary folk and placed limits on the power of the crown.
Yet, according to a national poll, more than half of children in Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire don't know what the Magna Carta is. Eleven per cent thought the it was as a giant map of the world. An original copy is housed at Lincoln Castle.
Crews from five RAF bases in our region took part in today's traditional flypast over Buckingham palace to mark the Queen's Birthday.
Aircraft from Coningsby, Cranwell, Marham , Waddington and Scampton took part in the lunchtime display and represented the force's varied roles and history . The flypast started with a Dakota from the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight from Coningsby and ended with the RAF's world-famous aerobatics display team the Red Arrows, who are based at Scampton.