A Middlesbrough-born soldier who was killed in Afghanistan will be repatriated today. Corporal Andrew Roberts from the Royal Logistics Corps will be flown back to Brize Norton. The 32-year-old leaves behind a partner and 3 children.
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The Women’s Tour de Yorkshire will also double in size next year, increasing from one to two days on Thursday 3rd and Friday 4th May.
All three lanes will be open between Leeming and Catterick, without roadworks, for the first time since the project began back in 2014.
The RSPCA say they do not know what the oily substance is or where it is coming from but some birds have died from the trauma.