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‘A Journey with James:’ from mystery seizures to eventual diagnosis

Three years ago, James Shipley experienced his first of many seizures. He shares with Jorvik Radio how it took years of medical visits, counselling and support from family, friends and strangers to finally get him a diagnosis and start his road to recovery.   In 2018, 23-year-old James Shipley’s shift in a Vancouver café abruptly… Read more »

Leeds Festival – Friday Review

Reviewed by Jake Cartledge Live music returned to Bramham Park for the first time since 2019 as Leeds Festival got underway with huge sets from the likes of Biffy Clyro and Wolf Alice. It was fantastic to be back at the festival and despite an early downpour just before the arena opened, you could sense… Read more »

Overcoming barriers in the classroom and on the airwaves

Local students connect with Jovik Radio to produce and record show about their favourite York spots   Listen to Applefields School students recommend their favourite spots in York   For three months, 11 students and their teacher worked on the “Jorvik Radio Project”—a project that would transform their view of work, radio, media and themselves…. Read more »

York City 1-2 Kidderminster Harriers

York City 1-2 Kidderminster Harriers York City fell to an opening day defeat to Kidderminster as they lost their first league game at the LNER Community Stadium. The game started in a fairly hectic manner with both sides having some half chances, but it was the visitors who took the lead thanks to some good… Read more »

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 »