Fireworks light up the sky over the Humber River during the official opening of Hull's tenure as UK City of Culture.
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High Street giant, the Co-op is to invest £70 million in 100 new stores across the country including ones in East and South Yorkshire next year, creating 1,500 jobs.
The retail giant is to open stores in Beverley and Sheffield but said it will focus on opening stores in London and the South East, with five new sites in the capital before the end of March.
"The Co-op has a clear food strategy, which is to deliver a great and convenient shopping experience for millions of members and customers on a daily basis.
"As part of this strategy our acquisitions programme is fundamental to its success, and we are actively seeking new opportunities."
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Steelworkers from across our region have joined thousands from across Europe to march on the streets of Brussels in the hope of saving their jobs.
Workers from Rotherham, Stocksbridge and Scunthorpe marched alongside those from Germany, Italy, France and other countries. They were calling on the EU to do more to stop China dumping cheap steel on the European market.
It's as workers from South Yorkshire face ongoing uncertainty over the sale of their plants - and bosses in Scunthorpe accuse the UK government of not doing enough to help the industry. Michael Billington reports.
The average brick in an Emmerdale home would be worth £50, giving the fictional village the second highest property values of all the soaps.Read the full story ›
Unemployment has fallen by 39,000 to 1.63 million between May and July, official figures showed.Read the full story ›
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The £165 million Victoria Gate development in Leeds will open its doors to the public for the first time on October 20th.Read the full story ›