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 ›
17 Yorkshire councils have chosen Yorkshire day to sign up to a deal which could bring devolution to the whole region.
Up until now Hull City Council and East Riding Council had both been looking to work with different local authorities on the proposals.
The new Yorkshire Day agreement will see North Yorkshire and York work with councils in West Yorkshire, along with East Riding and Hull as well as Barnsley and Doncaster who have pulled out of the separate Sheffield City Region agreement. Sheffield and Rotherham are still working on their own devolution plan.
Events are taking place across the region to celebrate Yorkshire Day.Read the full story ›
The son of the first victim of Peter Sutcliffe is set to complete 44 motivational speeches in a day to keep his mother's memory alive.Read the full story ›
There has been a call for greater protection for rank and file police after new figures showed twelve hundred and forty officers were assaulted in West Yorkshire last year.
That is around three every day. Hundreds have also been attacked in North and South Yorkshire.
The Police Federation which represents officers says the attacks are totally unacceptable but it says the true figure is probably even higher.
There has been a 7 per cent increase in the number of children using foodbanks in Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire.Read the full story ›
Last year the NSPCC made 344 referrals to police and social services in Yorks and Lincs after calls about children being left home alone.Read the full story ›
Visitors flock to Harrogate for the Great Yorkshire Show despite the rain.Read the full story ›
Passengers are being warned to check timetables before travelling rail workers stage their latest walk out.Read the full story ›