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Yorkshire woman's round-world tandem ride smashes record

Yorkshire's Catherine Dixon and her friend Rachael Marsden spent 263 days riding 18,000 miles round the world. They beat the previous record of 281 days set by two men last year.

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Leeds based Jet2 advises customers due to travel to Spain not to go to airport

Hundreds of tourists face disruption after Jet2 halts flights to Spanish mainland after 14-day quarantine introduced. But flights to the Canaries and Balearics to continue.

Nestle criticised for ending link between Kitkat and the Fairtrade Organisation

Critics say it could leave poor African farmers worse off - some already earn as little as 74p a day and face losing 30 per cent of their income