The plans include £12.5 million funding for new temporary flood defences ahead of this winter.Read the full story ›
Work will start in the next few weeks on the long-awaited Teesside Renewable Energy Plant. It will provide power for up to 600,000 homes.Read the full story ›
The Lustrum Beck food alleviation scheme will reduce the risk of flooding to over 150 homes.Read the full story ›
The North York Moors National Park Authority is to start battling two invasive plant species on local river banks.Read the full story ›
This is the eighth year in succession that South Marine Park has received the award but a first for West Park in Jarrow.Read the full story ›
Facts about the big cats that could soon roam Kielder Forest and the Scottish Borders.Read the full story ›
Lynx UK Trust has chosen Kielder Forest, spanning Northumberland and the Scottish Borders, for a trial reintroduction of Eurasian lynx.Read the full story ›
Ten parks and open spaces in County Durham have been awarded Green Flag status.Read the full story ›
The Major Incident Response Team (MIRT) has had it's work during last years Christmas floods recognised with a York and District Medal.Read the full story ›
Thousands of people are descending on Harrogate for the Great Yorkshire Show.
Over the next three days more than 120,000 people are expected to visit the annual agricultural spectacular, which is in its 158th year.
A cricket legend, TV stars and world record breakers will be among this year's star guests.
The Yorkshire Rows are displaying their boat today for the very first time since they became the oldest female crew to row across the Atlantic Ocean earlier this year.
For one day only, the public will be able to see first-hand where the four mums from Yorkshire spent 68 days rowing 3,000 miles from La Gomera in the Canary Islands to Antigua.
Geoffrey Boycott will be a special guest on Tuesday, when the public will have chance to meet the legend who was a leading light in English cricket for a quarter of a century.
The winner of Yorkshire’s Favourite Pub 2016 will also be announced