Sun, 26 Jan, 2020

St Michael Le Belfrey Church receives whopping £5.9m donation from anonymous donor

AN ANONYMOUS donor has given a church in desperate need of repair a whopping £5.9m help with the refurbishment.

Sun, 26 Jan, 2020

York theatre group Rowntree Players devastated by blaze

PEOPLE from around York have descended on a local theatre today (Sunday) to offer help after a fire tore through the company's sets and props last night.

Sun, 26 Jan, 2020

York Restaurant Week returns - with new £5 meal option

GET a meal at a top York restaurant for £5 - as part of a week long festival.

Sun, 26 Jan, 2020

Driver dies after second fatal crash in North Yorkshire two days

ANOTHER driver has died following a second serious crash in just two days in North Yorkshire, police have said.

Sun, 26 Jan, 2020

Theatre Royal 'can't do this to us', Berwick tells audience on shows final night

BERWICK Kaler gave The Theatre Royal three days to reconsider its decision to shake up next year's pantomime performance - which was met with applause from the audience on the final night.

Sun, 26 Jan, 2020

Councillors and parents work together to try save nursery

COUNCILLORS and parents are working together in a bid to save a nursery that is at risk of closure.

Sun, 26 Jan, 2020

James House homeless accommodation a year overdue and still not open

A NEW block of temporary accommodation for homeless people is still not complete - a year after it was supposed to be finished.

Sun, 26 Jan, 2020

Dog owners and their pets to descend on York for Paws in the Park

HUNDREDS of pet owners and their pooches are set to descend on York’s Homestead Park for one of the biggest ever dog events to be held in the city.

Sun, 26 Jan, 2020

Over 500 York students signed up to Sugar Daddy website

THERE are over 500 Sugar Baby students in York, new research suggests.

Sun, 26 Jan, 2020

New artist event at local pub to start next month

A NEW event for emerging artists is launching in York.

Sun, 26 Jan, 2020

Broadband company to start work in Tadcaster

A BROADBAND company has outlined plans to make ultrafast, ultra-reliable and future-proof broadband available in seven market towns across North Yorkshire.

Sun, 26 Jan, 2020

NSPCC seeks new relationships

THE NSPCC’s York Service Centre has today opened its doors to fundraisers working with children and young people, to showcase its intervention and therapeutic programmes.

Sun, 26 Jan, 2020

Charity receives £1,000 from Make it York

YORK-based charity Lollipop was presented with a donation of over £1000 from Make It York following fundraising by staff from their tourism team and Visit York members for the 2019 York Rotary Dragon Boat Challenge.

Sun, 26 Jan, 2020

Scarborough councillors back £1.8m toilet refurbishment plan

A PLAN to spend £1.8 million on refurbishing public toilets has been backed by councillors.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

Man and woman die in car crash on A59 in North Yorkshire

TWO people have died following a crash on the A59 in North Yorkshire.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

Outcry over 80-mile round trips to attend inquests for York people

RELATIVES are facing round journeys of more than 80 miles if they want to attend inquests into the deaths of their York loved ones.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

Daughter's plea to help prolong her mum's life

A WOMAN from near York, whose dad died last month after a battle with motor neurone disease, has set up an online fundraising page to help prolong her mum's life.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

Popular clothing store Monsoon Accessorize to close

A popular clothing store at Monks Cross, York, is closing.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

York Residents Festival: What's on...

YORK Residents Festival returns today to celebrate its 25 year, with some old and new displays.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

University of York graduations 2020 Day 3

A FORMER chairman for the Royal National Institute for the Blind joined hundreds of students graduating at a York university.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

Gentlemen Jack tours to run every month

THE duo who are running the Gentleman Jack tours as part of Residents Festival have announced that they will be bringing the tour regularly to York.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

CCTV appeal after alleged stalking incident in York

POLICE have issued CCTV of a man they would like to speak to following a reported incident of stalking and harassment in Front Street, Acomb, York.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

SUPPORT MUSIC VENUES: Full York Independent Venue Week listings

YORK Independent Venues Week starts on Monday - with events taking place across the city.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

EATING OUT: "Best chicken burger in town" - at City Screen, York

CITY SCREEN is celebrating its 20th anniversary – giving MAXINE GORDON the perfect excuse to check out its riverside café

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

PICTURES: Luxury aparthotel opens its doors in York

A LUXURY aparthotel complete with a gym and deli has opened in York city centre.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

More than 50 musicians to perform in York for Independent Venues Week

MORE than 50 musicians will be performing in York this week to celebrate the city's independent music venues.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

New £400 fine for fly-tipping introduced by Selby Council

SELBY Council has introduced £400 fixed penalty notices (FPN’s) for fly-tipping offences to stop the district being blighted by waste.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

New female leadership conference aims to help women in business

A NEW female leadership conference is being staged in York to support women in business.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

Team set to tackle challenges facing York city centre

TOURISM, business and council bosses have teamed up to tackle the challenges facing York city centre.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

Shoplifter jailed after walking away with a trolley full of booze

A SHOPLIFTER who walked out of Tesco’s Askham Bar store late at night with a trolley load of alcohol he hadn’t paid for has been jailed for 13 months.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

Pantomime set for its final show

YORK Theatre Royal’s curtain will fall for the final time tonight (Saturday) on this year's pantomime

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

YORK MP gets behind Spring Clean initiative

YORK MP Julian Sturdy has pledged his support for the UK’s biggest mass action environmental campaign, 2020’s ‘Great British Spring Clean’, organised by environment charity Keep Britain Tidy.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

Local Community Fund helping sight charity to expand

SUPPORT from the Lottery Community Fund is enabling York charity MySight to work with organisations to help them make it easier for people living with sight loss to access and enjoy their services.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

100 of the best: what are the Little Apple bookshop's favourite books about York?

YORK’S Little Apple bookshop racks up its 100th ‘book of the week’ review for The Press today (see opposite page). The milestone has made bookshop bosses Philippa Morris and Tim Curtis reflect on how many books that they have reviewed have featured the city of York itself.

Sat, 25 Jan, 2020

Little Apple 'book of the week': The North Yorkshire Cookbook, Second Helpings

The North Yorkshire Cook Book Second helpings (Meze Publishing, £14.95)

Fri, 24 Jan, 2020

Boroughbridge Road blocked following two-vehicle crash

TRAFFIC was at a standstill following a crash in Boroughbridge Road, Acomb, York.

Fri, 24 Jan, 2020

Man charged with murder of prolific paedophile Richard Huckle at HMP Full Sutton near York

A 29-YEAR-OLD man has today (January 24) been charged with the murder of one of Britain's worst paedophiles at a prison near York.

Fri, 24 Jan, 2020

Machete-wielding thug who slashed and stabbed four victims jailed for 10 years

A MACHETE-wielding gang member has been jailed for 10 years for slashing and stabbing four victims in Selby town centre.

Fri, 24 Jan, 2020

York Park & Ride bus fares to rise next month

FARES on York's Park & Ride buses are set to rise next month.

Fri, 24 Jan, 2020

Three well-known York pubs are put up for sale

THREE well-known York pubs are being put up for sale after a large brewing company was bought out by another firm.

Fri, 24 Jan, 2020

University of York graduations 2020 Day 2

A HIGH court judge is set to join hundreds of students graduating at a York university today.

Fri, 24 Jan, 2020

Popular York toy shop Hawkin's Bazaar to shut

A POPULAR toy shop in York has announced that it will be closing.

Fri, 24 Jan, 2020

Both York universities take precautions after potential UK virus outbreak

THE universities in York have told The Press they are taking precautions to offer advice after the potential outbreak of coronavirus in the UK.

Fri, 24 Jan, 2020

York Dungeon hits five million customers

A MAJOR attraction in York celebrated reaching a huge miletsone this week as it marked five million visitors through the door.

Fri, 24 Jan, 2020

Six hundred candles at Minster for International Holocaust Memorial Day

SIX hundred candles set out in the shape of the Star of David were lit at York Minster in memory of more than six million Jewish people murdered by the Nazis in the Second World War.

Fri, 24 Jan, 2020

York Castle Car Park to be closed all day tomorrow

CASTLE Car Park will be closed all day tomorrow, Saturday, for the screening of a film.

Fri, 24 Jan, 2020

Lush launch koala soap in aid of Australian wildlife

Lush are launching a limited edition soap to raise money for a fund supporting wildlife in Australia.

Fri, 24 Jan, 2020

Is Darlington a safer night out than York? Experts award town Purple Flag status

EXPERTS have awarded Darlington Purple Flag status - meaning the town offers safe and enjoyable nightlife.

Fri, 24 Jan, 2020

York school's choir to sing live to the nation

A CHOIR at a York independent school will be singing live to the nation this weekend.

Fri, 24 Jan, 2020

Air-cleaning buses to be deployed in six UK regions - but not York

Buses that filter air pollution are to be rolled out to six more towns and cities in England.