A Bridlington schoolboy who has battled cancer is heading to Portugal for a dream trip to watch the Champions League final.
The violin found in a Bridlington attic that was reputedly played by the Titanic's bandmaster as the ship sank is to go on public display.
A studio assistant to the artist David Hockney has died in hospital after being taken from the painter's East Yorkshire home.
Humberside Police have launched a murder investigation following the death of a 39 year-old Bridlington man this morning.
In the early hours, police were called to a disturbance at a house on Sewerby Road and found a man with a life threatening wound. The ambulance service were in attendance but the man died as a result of his injuries at the scene. Four men have been arrested in Seaton, near Hornsea, on suspicion of murder - a 27-year-old, a 22-year-old, and a 37-year old, who are in police custody, and a 47-year-old who is currently receiving treatment at HRI for injuries sustained during the incident.
A man accused of murdering Bridlington landlady Bei Carter has made his first appearance at Hull Crown Court.
John Heald, 53, is charged with the murder of Bei Carter of the Morayland guest house in Bridlington on July 18. He is also charged with 10 offences of rape in South Yorkshire in July.
Mr Heald, of Foljambe Road, Rotherham, made a 15-minute appearance before Judge Jeremy Richardson, QC this morning.
The case was fast-tracked from East Riding Magistrates’ Court under the system for serious case.
Grey-haired Heald wore a blue sweat shirt and blue trousers and was watched by two G4S security guards in the dock of court four during the hearing. He left the court talking to his barrister Steve Smith.
Senior Crown advocate Phillip Evans told the court: “It is necessary to set a timetable for the advancement of this case.”
He said the Crown would disclose its case by October 10 and the defence should give notification of its witnesses by October 21. He said a plea and case management hearing would take place on October 31.
Mrs Evans said a trial date of January 27 had been suggested by the court, but the custody time limit would expire on January 25. The trial is expected to last 10 days.
Barrister Steve Smith, for Mr Heald said senior London-based counsel had been instructed to represent Mr Heald in the trial.
Detectives investigating the murder of a guesthouse landlady in Bridlington have been given a warrant to detain a man for questioning.
John Heald was arrested in Rotherham on Friday, but he spent the weekend in hospital with minor injuries.
He is now being questioned by Humberside Police.
Humberside police have confirmed they are to start questioning a man on suspicion of murdering a Bridlington landlady.
John Heald is now in custody after spending the weekend in hospital. He was arrested on Friday in Rotherham.
Hotel owner Bei Carter was found stabbed to death at her guesthouse in Bridlington.
Police arrested a man in Rotherham in connection with the death of a hotelier in Bridlington last week.
Eyewitnesses told Chris Kiddey what happened:
John Heald was arrested at around 2.15pm in the Parkgate area. He's currently in custody. We'd like to thank the public for their support
South Yorkshire Police say a man has been arrested by officers investigating the murder of Bei Carter in Bridlington last week.
John Heald, 53, was arrested by officers from South Yorkshire Police at around 2.15pm today in the Parkgate area of Rotherham.
More than 150 police officers, some of them armed, are now involved in the hunt for murder suspect John Heald. Heald, who detectives have described as "dangerous" is wanted for questioning about the murder of Bei Carter, a guest house landlady in Bridlington at the weekend. Humberside Police today revealed that Mrs Carter had been stabbed to death. Chris Kiddey reports.
Police investigating the murder of a woman at a guest house in Bridlington are searching for a man in connection with the incident. 53-year-old John Heald from South Yorkshire, is believed to have been staying at the hotel but has since left and police want to talk to him as a matter of urgency.
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