There has been a big rise in the number of houses in Yorkshire selling for more than a million pounds - bucking the national trend.
In the first half of the year 55 properties changed hands for seven-figure sums, a rise of 45 per cent on the same period last year. Across the country there was a one per cent fall in million pound house sales.
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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
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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: