Princess Anne is visiting North Yorkshire this morning
Princess Anne will take the salute as the Royal Corps of Signals exercises it's freedom of the town of Richmond for the first time in 50 years.
The 250 soldiers from 2nd Signal Regiment and 21 Signal Regiment both based in York, 22 Signal Regiment based in Stafford, and 309 Signal Regiment based in Nuneaton, will enter the Market place in the town led by the band of the Royal Armoured Corps. Two soldiers will receive medals from Princess Anne, one for operational service and the other for campaign service.
The Royal Corps of Signals will then march through the town with weapons and fixed bayonets. The Princess Royal will then take the salute.
It's being reported that former TV presenter Selina Scott has been approached by the Conservative Party to put her name forward to replace William Hague as MP for Richmond in North Yorkshire.
William Hague, the MP for Richmond in North Yorkshire, has resigned his post as Foreign Secretary and says he will stand down as an MP at next year's general election. The shock news emerged last night as details of a major Cabinet reshuffle were made public.
He said there "plenty of things" that he would like to do outside politics before he is "too old".
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The Spaniel inside a van when it was stolen in North Yorkshire has been found overnight.
The white Vauxhall Vivaro van was taken from the driveway of a bungalow on Bolton Road, Scorton, near Richmond yesterday morning.
Buster, who belongs to the owner of the van, was on the front seat.
Police who are searching for a dog who was in a van when it was taken by thieves fear it may have been dumped.
Black and white spaniel Buster was sat in the van at the time of the theft.
It was parked outside a bungalow in Scorton near Richmond while the owner carried out work at the premises.
Police say there is “added urgency and distress" as they continue their search for missing spaniel Buster, who was sitting in its owners van when it was stolen stolen in Scorton near Richmond earlier today.