For the first time in a decade, every patient in England will get a named accountable GP, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt announced today.Read the full story ›
Yorkshire Cancer Research has announced it is to invest £5 million in research that will have a direct impact on cancer patients in the region.
The investment, which coincides with the charity's 90th anniversary, will be used to look into the root causes behind Yorkshire's cancer problems and to develop strategies and initiatives that could reduce cancer incidence and mortality rates in the area.
The Prime Minister has told Calendar the only poll that matters is the General Election as he batted away surveys that show his party is behind Labour in marginal seats like Deswbury and Lincoln.
A poll for ITV News gives Ed Miliband's party an 11 point lead across 40 key seats. Today David Cameron spoke to our Political Correspondent Paul Brand about his chances of being Prime Minister for a second term.
Jon Mitchell brings you the latest weather update for east and south Yorkshire and Lincolnshire.
Jon Mitchell brings you the latest weather forecast for north and west Yorkshire.
Early weather forecast for the north of the region:
Early weather forecast for the south of the region:
There are more problems with a bridge at Selby which recently opened after weeks of repairs.
There were delays today for passengers travelling between Hull and York, and Leeds and Doncaster via the North Yorkshire station, after engineers were called in to fix it.
CLEARED: Trains are now running normally between Hull and York / Leeds / Doncaster via Selby following a problem with a river bridge #Selby
The bridge only reopened two weeks ago following six weeks of repairs.
A more unsettled story developing during Monday - with showery rain possibly turning heavy by afternoon.Read the full story ›
Generally dry with bright or occasional sunny periods.
Chance of an odd drizzly shower at times - more likely over hills in the west.
Rather warm for the time of year, especially in the east, with highs to 19 °C.