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Clarke Carlisle due home from hospital

Clarke Carlisle is due home today after spending six weeks in hospital following a road accident, according to his wife, Gemma.

The 35-year-old former Professional Footballers’ Association chairman was seriously injured following the collision on the A64, near York, on December 22nd. In a tweet, Mrs Carlisle thanks everyone for their support.

Search for missing Darren, 15, in York

Missing from York: Darren Boyd

Police in York are appealing for the public's help to trace a 15-year-old boy who has gone missing.

Darren Patrick Boyd, from the Boroughbridge Road area of the city, was last seen by his family at 8pm on January 28th. His family and police are concerned for his wellbeing as Darren is believed to be in an emotional frame of mind. Officers are searching for him across the city.

He's 5ft 3in tall, slim, with short dark-brown hair and it's believed he is wearing a navy blue Nike hooded top, light grey Nike tracksuit bottoms and black-navy blue Nike trainers.

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Yorkshire poppy appeal reaches £3 million

For the first time ever, the Yorkshire Poppy Appeal has broken the £3 million mark.

Yorkshire poppy appeal reaches £3 million Credit: Press Association

It is the most money the campaign has ever raised at this point of the appeal and the British Legion think the success is partially down to the First World War centenary.

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