The Christmas lights are going to be switched-on in more of our region's towns and cities later.
They will be turned on in Harrogate and York. In Hull Olympic boxing champion Luke Campbell will doing the honours and our very own Jon Mitchell will be in Lincoln.
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The singer's solo tour kicks off in Edinburgh in April and will see him play venues across the UK and Ireland.
A former language teacher and football coach from Scarborough has been jailed for non-recent sexual offences and making indecent images.
The 'Chennai Six' - three from our region- will find out next week if their appeal against their Indian prison sentence has been successful