Global superstars Metallica have been announced as the headline act for next year's Leeds Festival.
A councillor in Grimsby has criticised the "Skint" programme aired on Channel 4 last night saying it was not a fair reflection of the town.Read the full story ›
Educating Yorkshire won an International Emmy for best non-scripted entertainment.
The 42nd edition of the awards celebrates the best of international television from over 60 countries and was presented by Little Britain star Matt Lucas.
The makers of the documentary accepted the award at last night’s prestigious event in New York:
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More than 23,000 separate blood donations are needed in Yorkshire alone to ensure life-saving supplies are topped up during the festive period.
The NHS have launched a campaign encouraging people to give blood, to help people like 4-year-old Joe - seen here as Calendar spoke to the campaign manager Richard Shortland:
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NHS Staff, including midwives, nurses and ambulance staff have staged a 4 hour strike over a refusal to implement a 1% pay rise.
Staff across the region walked out at 7 o'clock this morning. It is only the second time in 30 years that employees have walked out over pay. From Leeds, Claire Ashforth reports.
New measures are to be brought in which will force schools, councils and prisons in the region to play their part in the crackdown on terrorism.
The Home Secretary's announcement came ahead of a new bill to be introduced in parliament later this week, and at a time when the UK's terror threat level is at severe.
Police forces across the region are playing their part in raising awareness and enocuraging people to be vigilant, especially in crowded places and on public transport. Frazer Maude reports.
Thank you to our staff and volunteers for maintaining a safe service for patients during #NHSstrike and the public for using 999 wisely.
NHS workers from 11 trade unions - including nurses, midwives and paramedics, staged a four hour walkout this morning.
Pickets were outside hospitals across the region from 7am including ones in Leeds, Lincoln and Bradford. The industrial action is over a pay dispute, and follows a strike involving thousands of workers last month.
Liz Furness from the Royal College of Midwives explained the importance of the strike.