Ambulance workers are holding a one day strike today over patient safety and derecognition of Unite, the country's largest union.
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A team of five cyclists, led by Mike Tomlinson, has left the Olympic Park in London on a 3000 mile ride to Rio for charity.
The community spirit of Hebden Bridge, devastated by the Boxing Day floods, has been celebrated at the town's annual Handmade Parade.