One of the biggest military training exercises ever seen in the region is taking place in Northumberland.
The training exercise will continue for the next three weeks and has brought both British and French troops together to train side by side.
Watch the full report from Derek Proud below.
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Thirsk and Malton covers the rural areas of North Yorkshire, part of the North Yorks Moors and follows the Yorkshire Wolds east to Filey.
Skipton & Ripon is a large rural seat that includes the western part of the Yorkshire Dales an two of the Yorkshire three peaks.
This seat was the constituency of the former Prime Minister Tony Blair, who represented the area between 1983 and 2007.