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Icy blast heading toward Yorkshire as experts warn to prepare for long spell of freezing temperatures

Weather experts are warning of a cold snap that will see temperatures falling below freezing and lead to widespread frost over the coming few days.

Peter Kay will be returning to stand-up next year.

Peter Kay: Ten of the comic's funniest ever sketches... which one is your favourite?

The brilliant Peter Kay has announced that he will be coming to Yorkshire as part of his first stand-up tour in eight years.

Theatre and Comedy
The week-ahead weather for East Yorkshire and Ryedale.

The week-ahead weather for East Yorkshire and Ryedale

Here is this week’s weather with local forecaster Trevor Appleton.

A peahen with her young chicks in the grounds at Flamingo Land.

View from the Zoo: Friendly birds are allowed to wander freely

If you have ever visited Flamingo Land you may have noticed we have free ranging peafowl in our park. They have recently gone through their breeding season and have produced multiple young who can be seen following their mums around.

Police have issued a warning about telephone fraudsters.

Fraudsters posing as HMRC officials target residents in North Yorkshire

Police are urging people to be on their guard after reports of telephone fraudsters posing as government officials.

Temperatures will continue to drop this weekend.

Sunny days and freezing nights forecast for Yorkshire this weekend

Temperatures will continue to drop this weekend as the cold snap continues to bite... but at least it will be bright and sunny.
Will people in Leicestershire have to start wearing flat caps?

New research moves where the North starts - and the answer might not be where you'd think!

New research has moved where the North of Britain starts - and it has moved further south.


Revealed: The scale of homelessness in each area of Yorkshire

A housing charity today revealed that almost 5,000 people in Yorkshire and the Humber region are homeless as it launched an urgent appeal for support.

This weeks weather predictions with Trevor Appleton.

The week ahead weather for East Yorkshire and Ryedale

Here is the week ahead weather forecast from local weatherman Trevor Appleton.

Radley the red river hog enjoys a pumpkin at Flamingo Land.

View from the Zoo: Plenty to see and do during winter season

As Halloween brought to an end what has been a fantastic season here at Flamingo Land, the zoo keepers have been distributing the last of the pumpkins to some of our animals.

Gill and Tom Mellor.

Company’s double award recognition for diversification

Hunmanby-based T Mellor and Son has scooped two awards for showing great diversification.

Yorkshire Air Ambulance

Dramatic rescue of horse rider who suffered stroke to be shown on TV

The dramatic life-saving rescue of a horse rider who suffered a stroke in a freak fall featured in an episode of the award-winning TV series Helicopter ER.

Brewery Manager Alex Balchin serves Paul Collingridge a pint of Remember

Wold Top brewing up to back Poppy Appeal

A Hunmanby-based brewery is marking a partnership with the North and East Yorkshire Poppy Appeal by producing a limited edition cask beer.

Aubrey Robinson, owner of Harmony Music School in Sheffield, with marketing manager Abby Abrames, on board Google's Digital Garage Bus in Rotherham town centre.
October 2017

Google bus is spreading the digital news

IT’S a Friday morning in Rotherham town centre and the training staff aboard Google’s Digital Garage bus are doing a brisk trade.


Revealed: All the winners at the Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Awards 2017

Around 1,000 guests gathered in Leeds last night for the White Rose Awards 2017.


Yorkshire's thriving tourism industry comes together in Leeds to celebrate success

Leading lights from Yorkshire’s thriving tourism industry rubbed shoulders with VIP guests when the White Rose Awards were held at the First Direct Arena in Leeds last night.

Lesser hedgehog tenrecs Raymond and Bruno explore their pumpkin.

View from the Zoo column

At Flamingo Land, we have been very busy with Halloween activities! One which was on offer to the visitors was to carve a pumpkin.

Reader Julia West captured this great image of the beach from Hunmanby Gap

Filey beach lit up by the sun’s yellow hues

This wonderful image of the sweeping beach at Filey from Hunmanby Gap, lit up by the pale yellow rays of the winter sun, was sent in by reader Julia West.

Orchard Lodge Guest House and Tearoom at Flixton.

Orchard Lodge ‘a hidden gem’

The owners of Orchard Lodge Guest House and Tearoom at Flixton are celebrating as winners of a prestigious national competition as the “Hidden Gem” in Yorkshire.

The weather forecast with Trevor Appleton.

Dry and mild with patchy rain

This week the weather will be drier and milder before becoming much colder.

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