Sun, 15 Dec, 2019

York brothers scoop Grammy nomination - alongside Chemical Brothers

TWO brothers from York are rubbing shoulders with musical legends after being nominated for a Grammy Award for their part in a collaboration.

Sun, 15 Dec, 2019

Flowers left on York riverside in memory of two men who died on boat

FLOWERS have been left on a York riverside in memory of two men who died on a boat moored to the bank.

Sun, 15 Dec, 2019

Artist's historic book is saved for York

THE University of York has acquired a notebook formerly belonging to a celebrated glass artist, which includes some of his techniques and recipes.

Sun, 15 Dec, 2019

Festive fundraiser at Castle Howard is supporting wildlife

A STATELY home in York has organised a Christmas-themed fundraiser to support wildlife in Yorkshire.

Sun, 15 Dec, 2019

Charity trips to change lives of 90 youngsters in Yorkshire

A YOUTH charity is looking to raise funds to change the lives of disadvantaged young people living in York and the surrounding areas with a new campaign.

Sun, 15 Dec, 2019

York clinic introduces new antibiotic blood test

A MEDICAL clinic in York has introduced a new service to help reduce the number of unnecessary antibiotic prescriptions.

Sat, 14 Dec, 2019

Debenhams store has closed its doors for final time

A prominent York city centre has closed today- as the landlord takes back the property.

Sat, 14 Dec, 2019

New ‘Riverside Quarter’ opens in York in bid to boost area of city

A NEW businesses quarter has opened in York in a bid to promote and boost an area of the city - while also improving river safety.

Sat, 14 Dec, 2019

New cinema means York now has 32 screens

YORK now has four commercial cinemas and an astonishing 32 screens, following the opening yesterday of the new Cineworld at Monks Cross.

Sat, 14 Dec, 2019

Malton Free Fridge saves 11,000kg food from landfill site

A COMMUNITY fridge which has saved more than 11,000kg of food from landfill is marking its first anniversary.

Sat, 14 Dec, 2019

EATING OUT REVIEW: Kalpakavadi – York's newest Indian in Fossgate

York has a new Indian restaurant – MAXINE GORDON checks out whether the spice is right

Sat, 14 Dec, 2019

Emergency services out in York for 'community day'

EMERGENCY services and their partners have been out in force this weekend as the city gears up for a busy Christmas Saturday.

Sat, 14 Dec, 2019

York council raise £6,000 for the York hospital special care baby unit

STAFF at York council have donated £6,000 for the Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU) at York Hospital thanks to the generosity of new parents in the city.

Sat, 14 Dec, 2019

Clifford's Tower to light up green this weekend for NSPCC campaign

York’s famous Clifford Tower and City Walls will be illuminated in green for three nights to support the NSPCC’s Christmas campaign for Childline.

Sat, 14 Dec, 2019

Climate activists to hold protest in St Helen's Square today

CLIMATE activists will be protesting in York city centre this afternoon to showcase their dismay for the newly-elected Prime Minister, Boris Johnson.

Sat, 14 Dec, 2019

REVIEW: Ed Byrne, If I'm Honest, York Barbican

Ed Byrne, If I’m Honest, York Barbican

Sat, 14 Dec, 2019

Children decorate Castle Howard Christmas tree for charity

VISITORS to Castle Howard’s Christmas event are being urged to read and reflect on the messages left by local children on the handmade decorations that adorn this year’s Charity Christmas Tree in aid of the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust.

Sat, 14 Dec, 2019

Choir to perform Christmas extravaganza in Tadcaster

Sat, 14 Dec, 2019

What makes a great work of art? York Art Gallery wants you to join in the discussion...

IS there a book, work of art, film, piece of music or building that has really changed your life, or brought you up short and stopped you in your tracks with sheer wonder?

Sat, 14 Dec, 2019

Building company donate to local charity for Christmas

A BUILDING company have been getting into the festive spirit by wearing Christmas jumpers for charity.

Sat, 14 Dec, 2019

Campaign launched in North Yorkshire to help combat loneliness

A HEALTH care partnership’s campaign returns this month to work to prevent loneliness and social isolation this winter.

Sat, 14 Dec, 2019

York shopper in court after he made queue jumping claim

A SHOPPER has appeared in court for pushing another shopper in a row over queue jumping at the cash till.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

ELECTION RESULTS 2019: How York Central and York Outer voted

YORK'S two MPs have been re-elected to their seats.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

Gains mean Conservative Government must invest in north - says MP Julian Sturdy

INCREASING school funding, dualling York's outer ring road and the A64 and securing funding for the York Central development will be MP Julian Sturdy's priorities when he returns to Parliament.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

York bucks trend by 'voting for hope' - says re-elected Labour MP Rachael Maskell

YORK Central Labour MP Rachael Maskell held on to her seat in the General Election - in what turned out to be a disastrous night for Labour in the north.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

York analyst Steve Brewer admits his election predictor algorithm needs some tweaking

HANDS up - we got it wrong. That was the admission from the York-based data analyst who predicted the election would result in a hung Parliament - and that Julian Sturdy would lose in York Outer.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

Construction work to start at University of York campus

A CONSTRUCTION company has got the green light to start work on a £130 million contract to deliver 1,480-bed student accommodation.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

York Outer campaign was 'intense fight' - say Lib Dem Keith Aspden

THE campaign for York Outer was an "intense parliamentary fight" - says Liberal Democrat candidate Keith Aspden.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

Conservative candidate Fabia Tate praises 'inspiring and fun' campaign

CONSERVATIVE candidate for York Central, Fabia Tate, said she felt the campaign had been positive - despite falling more than 13,500 votes behind Labour in the polls.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

'Priority now is a fairer deal' - returning MP Kevin Hollinrake

CONSERVATIVE Kevin Hollinrake has been elected for the third time for the constituency of Thirsk and Malton.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

New brewery The 3 Non Beards set to open in York pub cellar

A NEW brewery is set to open in York next week in the cellar of an award-winning pub.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

'It's such an honour' - Tory Nigel Adams after landslide win in Selby and Ainsty

CONSERVATIVE Nigel Adams has been re-elected as MP for Selby and Ainsty with a sharply increased majority of more than 20,000.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

Doubts over York footfall figures as cameras 'not operational'

FOOTFALL figures in York city centre cannot be trusted because three of the four cameras used to record visitor numbers are not working, according to a business-led partnership.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

Man who had sexual relationship with underage girl is jailed

A MAN who had a sexual relationship with a “vulnerable” underage girl despite being warned off by police has been jailed.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

Plans to help York businesses make most of apprenticeships

COMPANIES in York could get help to use their apprenticeship levy and encourage more people to take up apprenticeships.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

York folk fans raise £7,995 after death of Roland Walls

FOLK music fans have raised almost £8,000 to help Motor Neurone Disease patients and their families in York after the illness took the life of the organiser of a top York folk club.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

Labour takes second place in York Outer constituency

LABOUR came in second in York Outer - but achieved a lower share of the vote than in 2017.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

Minster School pupils take on The Ivy baking masterclass

PUPILS from a York school were treated to a festive baking masterclass with a chef from The Ivy.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

Last postal dates for Christmas

PEOPLE are being urged to post Christmas cards and other mail as early as they can this month, to ensure letters and parcels arrive on time.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

Help make some children smile this Christmas

A WASTE management company has forged a partnership with a children’s hospice to ask for donations of unwanted toys this Christmas.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

York in the 1960s - but how many buildings can you recognise in this stunning rooftop view?

THE Guildhall, York Minster and the city’s jumble of rooftops have seldom looked better than in this stunning 1964 photograph from our archives.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

Carer Helen Ainsworth of Ebor Court wins top award

A CARER has won a top award after judges praised her work at a care home in a village near York.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

£27,000 of illegal tobacco discovered in Scarborough

A LARGE scale operation against illegal tobacco in Scarborough has uncovered 29,000 cigarettes and 29.25kg of tobacco worth more than £27,500.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

York trust Pavers boosts junior football team

A YORK football club has been given a £5,000 boost from a York-based charitable trust.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

Do a 'good deed' and help stop drink driving this Christmas

MOTORISTS in North Yorkshire are being urged by the police to do a 'good deed' this Christmas to help reduce drink driving.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

LETTER: York people are lucky to have such caring A&E staff

Given the recent NHS horror stories used for political purposes during the general election I would like to relate my recent very positive experience of York District Hospital’s A&E Department.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

LETTER: Why is recycled rubbish all bunged in one bin?

We are being constantly exhorted to recycle and City of York Council kindly provides different coloured plastic boxes to help us.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

Son ordered to pay mother for breaking her ornaments

A SON must pay £80 compensation for smashing his mother's ornaments after he had been drinking.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

Suicide bereavement group starts in Harrogate

A NEW service to support people bereaved or affected by suicide is starting in Harrogate.

Fri, 13 Dec, 2019

New kit for Stamford Bridge Under 11's from C H Render

A JUNIOR football team have received a new kit, courtesy of of a York car dealership.