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Your date with Mad Alice awaits! Sightseeing bus firm’s winter specials

Spine-tingling family fun starts on Monday as famous folklore figure Mad Alice leads thrilling journeys into York’s darkest past She’s mad about York – now join her on the bus, if you dare! The legendary figure Mad Alice is to lead her own ultimate spine-tingling bus tour of York’s darkest moments every evening from Monday… Read more »

Thumbs up for Van Gogh as exhibition is extended into 2021

A York exhibition is receiving top praise for visitors for lifting the spirits, leading to an extension of its current run until the end of February 2021. Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience in York St Mary’s, Coppergate was due to close at the end of the year, but organisers have extended it to lift the… Read more »

Bus named in honor for BBC’s favorite Harry

Retirement day surprise for Yorkshire’s favourite TV news presenter He’s a much-loved familiar face in thousands of homes across Yorkshire – and on his final day as presenter of the BBC’s Look North, there was a very special surprise waiting outside the studio doors for Harry Gration MBE. Harry has also become familiar to many… Read more »

Yorkshire Big Thank You Awards 2020

The Big Thank You Awards 2020 JPI Media are proud to launch the 2020 Big Thank You Awards. This prestigious awards ceremony will recognise and reward  the tireless work and achievements of the dedicated individuals & teams who have worked throughout the 2020 pandemic. We need to celebrate the NHS and the work they have… Read more »

York’s Joseph Rowntree Theatre hits its £10,000 #SaveOurTheatres crowdfunding target

The national crowdfunding campaign launched by the Theatres Trust was designed to raise valuable funds to support theatres throughout the country.  York’s Joseph Rowntree Theatre was one of the first to sign up for the scheme and set itself an ambitious fundraising target of £10,000. Today, the theatre has announced that it has exceeded that… Read more »

York City VS Brackley Town

Brackley will have come away from the game wondering how they didn’t claim all three points as the Minstermen managed to secure a 0-0 draw this afternoon at Bootham Crescent. A beautiful Autumn afternoon didn’t match the view on the pitch as the visitors squandered numerous chances in the second half where they could have… Read more »

SKYLIGHTS release their EPIC 2nd physical single DARKNESS FALLS on Friday 23rd October

York based anthemic rock n rollers SKYLIGHTS release their EPIC 2nd physical single DARKNESS FALLS on Friday 23rd October. This cinematic track, was produced during lockdown, vocalist and lyricist Rob Scarisbrick: ‘I think the song captures the fear and emotion felt by many around the lockdown. It brought the best and worst out in people.Their… Read more »

City leaders call for urgent Government help as York faces enhanced restrictions

Following news that York is to be moved to tier two on the new three-tier restriction system, just days after the Government initially placed York in tier one, the city’s leaders are calling on the Government to provide urgent and comprehensive financial help to support local efforts to slow the spread of the virus and… Read more »