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York City Knights V Batley Bulldogs

York City Knights took to the field having lost in their previous two outings against Bradford and Halifax. Last weeks display by the players own admission was not the standard of rugby league York expected and if the Knights were to make the play offs, vast improvement would be required. Batley are a hard-working outfit… Read more »

York Knights V Bradford Bulls – Rob Leatham reports

York City Knights V Bradford Bulls is always a fiery encounter and this was sure to be no different. York City Knights welcomed back Jack Teanby and Brandan Ohagan to the squad this week. For Bradford they had the ever-present threat of Danny Brough in their ranks, a former York City Knights Legend kicking 265… Read more »

York City Knights v Oldham – Rob Leatham reports

The sun was beaming down on the community stadium and there was a real buzz about the place as fans came back to welcome the Knights as they played against Oldham. The atmosphere was electric and the 1000 supporters sounded like an army. The Knights looked to build on last week’s second half performance against… Read more »

From Yorkshire to the Sahara: Life in the desert with traveling couple

A couple on a unique journey around the world talk about their travel highlights so far, their Channel 5 debut and what they miss about the UK David and Charlotte Stephenson left the UK in September 2020 to fulfill their dream of driving around the world in their purpose built overland vehicle. The couple caught… Read more »

York City Knights vs Swinton Lions – Rob Leatham reports

The scene was set for a Sunday lunchtime kick off as Swinton and York took to the field in the blazing afternoon sunshine. York City Knights welcomed their captain Chris Clarkson back into the squad as well as seeing Jordan Baldwinson return. There was also a debutant in the squad, with Connor Wynn from Hull… Read more »

York City Knights take on Sheffield Eagles – Rob Leatham reports.

It was a perfect evening for a game of Rugby league, the sun was just setting over the new home of the York City Knights and York were ready to do battle with the Sheffield Eagles. The Knights had played courageously against grand finalists Wigan Warriors last time out, with the Eagles also making easy… Read more »

Tim Spears on career highlights and playing for York City Knights.

Rugby league player Tim Spears has spoken to Rob Leatham about his career highlights so far and what it is like to be a player for York City Knights. He was interviewed by Rob as part of the ‘A Pain In The Grass’ show on Friday 12th March, with the show being dedicated to the… Read more »

Janey Lee Grace talks about her sobriety and how she’s helping others

Water jug and glass with lemon and mint

Singer, author and Radio 2 presenter talks about quitting alcohol and her new book Happy Healthy Sober.   Janey Lee Grace recently spoke with Miles Salter on The Arts Show about her journey to sobriety and why she decided to quit drinking alcohol. After various attempts to stop drinking, she quit for good in 2018 and… Read more »

The global pandemic hasn’t stopped local explorers from travelling around the world

David and Charlotte Stephenson in front of their vehicle

A couple with Yorkshire roots talks about their journey driving around the world. In September 2020, David and Charlotte Stephenson set off from Doncaster in their specially adapted overland vehicle to begin a trip around the world. On 26 January, David and Charlotte spoke with Jorvik Radio’s Managing Director and radio host, Bill Coleman, about… Read more »

Eating disorders don’t “discriminate” says campaigner.

Local campaigner describes her battle with an eating disorder and shares tips on helping sufferers. Rose-Anne Evans, from The Retreat York, was interviewed last week by Nick Love on his show ‘Love in the Morning’ and talked about her experience with anorexia nervosa. Last week marked National Eating disorder awareness week, a campaign which aims… Read more »