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Farmers Concerned Over EU regulations

Pesticide bans from Europe are threatening farmers livelihoods across our region and thousands of jobs.

A report out today, backed by the National Farmers Union, says around 20 per cent of pesticides have been lost because of bans and restrictions imposed by Brussels over the last five years and fear that things are set to get a whole lot worse. Helen Steel reports.

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Tonight's football results

Championship

Norwich City 1 Leeds United 1, Huddersfield Town 1 Brighton 1, Rotherham United 3 Fulham 3, Brentford 0 Sheffield Wednesday 0

League One

Bristol City 2 Bradford City 2, Colchester 2 Chesterfield 1, Port Vale 2 Scunthorpe United 2, Sheffield United 2 Yeovil Town 0, Doncaster Rovers 0 Leyton Orient 2, Barnsley 2 Notts County 3

League Two

Tranmere Rovers 0 Mansfield Town 0, Morecombe 1 York City 1

Dad's Army filming in Yorkshire

The first photos of the new Dad's Army film being shot in Yorkshire have emerged.

Dad's Army filming in Yorkshire Credit: Fameflynet

The cast and crew are stationed near Bridlington for the shoot, which revives the classic sit-com set during the Second World War.

Michael Gambon plays Private Godfrey Credit: Fameflynet

Hollywood A-listers including Bill Nighy ( Sergeant Wilson), Michael Gambon (Private Godfrey) and Toby Jones (Captain Mainwaring) are among the cast.

Toby Jones as Captain Mainwaring Credit: Fameflynet

Catherine Zeta-Jones is back in the county after starting her career on the Darling Buds of May. She plays a reporter stationed with the Home Guard recruits as they try to uncover a German spy operating in the area.

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Harrogate place search for missing woman

Police in Harrogate are appealing for the public’s help to trace a woman who has been missing since last weekend.

Roksana Baran, aged 34, was last seen on Saturday 18 October 2014.

Roksana Baran, aged 34, was last seen at the house she shares with her sister in Harrogate at around 8pm on Saturday 18 October 2014.

She has not been in touch with anyone since and officers are becoming concerned for her safety.

The police are urging the public to keep and eye out for Roksana and report sightings of anyone matching her description.

She is described as white, around 5ft 4in tall, with a medium build, shoulder-length, light brown hair and blue eyes.

Farmers' concern over new EU regulations

Farmers in East Yorkshire and Lincolnshire have expressed concerns that new EU rules could put some people out of business.

Farmers' concern over new EU regulations

A regulation has come into force today cutting the amount of pesticides which can be used on crops.

The National Farmers Union has described the move as a 'scary' prospect which could see prices going up or suppliers being forced out of business.

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