Dickie Bird has agreed to become an ambassador for the Children’s Heart Surgery Fund, after donating £30,000 to the charity.Read the full story ›
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Rail workers in our region will walk out for 24 hours next month as the dispute over the role of train guards continues.
Thousands of passengers will face disruption when Northern Rail staff strike on Wednesday 8 November.
Northern, which is operated by Arriva Rail North, runs trains across Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire.
RMT Union says plans for driver-only trains are unsafe.
The NHS are encouraging the Yorkshire public if they are eligible for the flu jab to get vaccinated ahead of the winter.Read the full story ›
These areas have all been affected by the recent power cuts. Engineers are working hard to restore power to affected areas;
- Bradford 30 homes
- Hull 30 homes
- Leeds 40 homes
- Lincoln 60 homes
- Sheffield 30 homes
- York 10 homes
Over 2,000 people from Yorkshire have clicked on a website offering help to people addicted to viewing sexual images of children online.Read the full story ›
It's three years since British forces officially pulled out of Afghanistan but today soldiers from Yorkshire remain there, helping to secure the capital against the daily threat of terrorist violence.
Kabul is one of the most dangerous cities in the world, with frequent attacks by the Taliban and Islamic State.
The fight against them is now carried out primarily by Afghan forces, with support from the West.
That includes the men of the Second Battalion - the Yorkshire Regiment as Martin Geissler reports:
Two hundred thousand people are expected to watch the third stage of the Tour of Britain - which kicked off at Normanby Hall near ScunthorpeRead the full story ›
The mother of an ex-soldier who died after being hit with a single punch in Chesterfield has started a campaign encouraging people not to binge drink.
Chris Henchcliffe, who served in the army in the Yorkshire Regiment, died in July last year.
His mother, Yvonne, wants bars to promote non-alcoholic drinks to try and tackle the problem.
New Yorkshire signing Sarfaraz Ahmed checked into Bradford yesterday and immediately set his sights on continuing his proud record.Read the full story ›