Violin from Titanic to be exhibited

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.

Tributes to David Hockney's assistant

A studio assistant to the artist David Hockney has died in hospital after being taken from the painter's East Yorkshire home.

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Bridlington's £40 million storm tunnel

Work is finishing on the £40 million storm tunnel Credit: Yorkshire Water

Work on a £40 million pound tunnel to improve water quality in Bridlington will be completed on Wednesday.

The 800 metre storm water tunnel is the biggest of its kind in the county for the past ten years.

A specialist machine has been working 10 metres below ground reached its end-point at Bridlington's South Beach promenade.


Woman pleads not guilty to causing the death of her sister

A woman from Bridlington has denied causing the death of her sister in a car crash.

Rosie-Ann Stone, 20, pleaded not guilty to a charge of causing the death of Jennie Stone by careless driving when she appeared at Hull Crown Court today.

Stone was prosecuted in February after her sister's car hit a tree on the A165 near Fraisthorpe. Jennie Stone, 28, died after suffering fatal head injuries.

It's understood the defendant was driving her own car when the incident happened.

The crash took place just months after their brother, Private Gregg Stone, was killed while serving with the Army in Afghanistan.

She will go on trial on January 13 next year.

David Hockney honoured in LA

David Hockney Credit: Press Association

Artist David Hockney is to be honoured by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art this weekend.

He is being recognised at the museum's third annual Art+Film Gala, which will be co-chaired by Leonardo DiCaprio.

Bradford-born Hockney has lived in California on and off over a period of 30 years and currently has homes in Bridlington and London.

Film director Martin Scorsese is also being honoured at the event.


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