Police are hunting two women who carried out an armed robbery on a post office in Boston Spa near Wetherby.
It happened at around 9.30am this morning at the building on High Street in the village.
From initial reports, it would appear that a firearm was discharged during this incident but I can confirm that no-one has been shot.
A male member of staff has suffered what appear to be minor injuries and has been taken to hospital.
"We believe that two vehicles were used in this incident and in addition to the two female suspects who have entered the post office there may also have been a driver involved. One of the vehicles, a Nissan Juke, has been located burnt out in Beeches End. The other vehicle involved is believed to be a white Mercedes."
The British Library's new national newspaper archive has been officially opened in Yorkshire. The building, near Wetherby, holds some 60 million editions, virtually every paper ever printed, which date back hundreds of years.
They were moved up from London over several months and are now kept in special conditions to help preserve them.
Our reporter James Webster has been to look around the new facility:
The British Library's new home for its national newspaper archive's been officially opened here in our region.
The building at Boston Spa near Wetherby contains 60 million items that date back hundreds of years. They were moved there from London over the last year and are now available for people to view and to request information.
The British Library's new home for its archives of hundreds of years of newspapers will be officially opened in Boston Spa near Wetherby later today.
60 million items were moved there from London in the last 12 months.
Santa Claus has made a special visit to Martin House Children's Hospice. He has been delivering presents to the children and their families.
Visitors at Stockeld Park will be in for a Christmas treat when a unique procession embarks throughout the grounds.
Led by The Shepherds, the Magnificent Three Kings will ride their camels through the Illuminated enchanted forest from 3pm on Saturday November 22, 2014.
Visitors will be able to watch the festive parade and be given the chance to ride a camel!
"The Christmas Adventure has become a family favourite and for many of our visitor an annual tradition. We are always keen to introduce something new for our guest to enjoy. We are delight to announced this charming festive event and can't wait to see the spectacle of the Magnificent Three Kings riding their camels through the enchanted forest. I may even be tempted to a have a ride on a camel myself"
– ANY THORNTON, STOCKELD PARKWETHERBY
The A1m northbound in North Yorkshire is closed after a lorry shed its load between junction 42 A63 (Selby Fork) and junction 43 M1 (Hook Moor). Emergency services are at the scene. Traffic travelling towards Wetherby is affected. Diversions are in place.
£864 was raised for the York Rescue Boat charity which is trying to find a patrol boat for York Rivers after drowning of Megan Roberts and others this year. Jackie Roberts her mum took part.
Around two hundred fitness fans are in the middle of a Zumbathon in memory of Megan Roberts who tragically drowned in York in January. The event is being held in Wetherby in West Yorkshire.
All funds raised will go to York Rescue Boat charity to run an emergency patrol boat to keep people safe on York's rivers.