Northallerton Prison is to close with the loss of 135 jobs. The Ministry of Justice announced the news as part of its plans to modernise British Prisons.
The news has dismayed many people because of the job losses it will mean in Northallerton, and because of the impact it may have on our prison service.
More top news
The latest weather forecast with Jon Mitchell
Bradford City legends have been reliving the run in the 1976 FA Cup, the last time the Bantams reached the last eight of the tournament
Rugby Football League's seven-year plan to increase the number of spectators by 700,000 and for England to win the 2017 World Cup.