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Suspected drug dealer jumped in duck pond: Police chase in Scarborough's Peasholm Park

A SUSPECTED drug dealer jumped into a duck pond in Scarborough's Peasholm Park in a bid to evade police during a foot chase.
This week's weather for East Yorkshire and Ryedale with local forecaster Trevor Appleton.

This week’s weather for East Yorkshire and Ryedale with local forecaster Trevor Appleton.

Here is the week-ahead weather for East Yorkshire and Ryedale from local forecaster Trevor Appleton

Will Ellis

Can you follow in the footsteps of Apprentice winner Will ?

In celebration of the young trade apprentices who are learning and earning, including those in the Scarborough area, the search has begun for the Screwfix Trade Apprentice Award 2018

The cheque presentation to Yorkshire Air Ambulance

Scarborough garden centre makes a sky-high effort

Yorkshire Air Ambulance is reaping the rewards of a charity partnership with Dean’s Garden Centres in Scarborough and York which has raised £26,000.

Olmotti the black rhino is  pictured left, with Bruce the white rhino.

View from the Zoo: Both rhino species are on endangered list

At Flamingo Land we are very lucky to have both black rhinoceros as well as white rhinoceros and this week we will be letting you know the differences between the two species.

The cliffs at Bempton.

Bempton Cliffs walk part of ‘Cover the Coast’ programme

A stroll around Bempton is part of a series of circular walks exploring the East Yorkshire coast.


In pictures: Pancake Day at Scarborough seafront

The cold winds and torrential rain didn’t put families off heading to the seafront to take part in Scarborough’s Shrove Tuesday traditions.

Otters at Flamingo Land enjoy tucking into the otter cake.

View from the Zoo: Otter cake on the menu for birthday treat

The staff at Flamingo Land are celebrating the first birthday of our two youngest otters.

Filey Junior School children used everyday household utensils to create a large ensemble piece of music for a large performance.

Junk music fun for Filey Junior School pupils

Paul Powell, founder of iCAN Enterprise, delivered a creative project for Filey Primary School as part of Headlands School’s transition support. “Recycle Recital” explored the fascinating world of junk band music where children use everyday household utensils to make a large ensemble piece of music. Mrs Taylor, at Filey Junior School, said: “For both the children playing, and also the children watching, the performance created an amazing time. It was a great experience for all involved.”

Ashley Highfield, Johnston Press chief executive, in the newsroom of The Yorkshire Post.

Ashley Highfield: The House of Lords is risking the future of local newspapers

THIS week the Prime Minister announced a review into the health of the news media, including the regional and local press.
Police want to trace this man.

CCTV images released after Filey pub burglary

Police investigating a burglary at a Filey pub have released CCTV images of two men they want to trace.

'Mayhem' at Leeds Station as train splits in two

'Mayhem' at Leeds Station as train splits in two

A train has 'decoupled' on its way into Leeds Station - causing major delays to services.

Weather warning: Big chill expected to continue into the weekend as Yorkshire temperatures drop

The Met Office has this morning issued further warnings ahead of what is expected to be one of the coldest spells of weather so far this year.

Weather forecast for Nottinghamshire.

The week’s weather for East Yorkshire and Ryedale with forecaster Trevor Appleton

Here is the week-ahead weather as predicted by local forecaster Trevor Appleton.

Gunter's antlers are beginning to grow back.

View from the Zoo: Antlers are the fastest growing tissue in the world

Back in November the staff at Flamingo Land welcomed two lovely reindeer, a female called Esker and Gunter her brother to entertain visitors for the festive season.

The Met Office has issued a weather warning for Yorkshire this weekend.

Weather warning: Snow and ice on the way as Met Office issues warning for Yorkshire this weekend

Temperatures will plummet this weekend as an icy blast arrives across much of Yorkshire bringing with it snow showers and icy conditions.


In pictures: your photos of the Super Blue Blood Moon

An extremely rare lunar event called the “super blue blood Moon” has dazzled astronomers and skywatchers around the world.

This week's weather for East Yorkshire and Ryedale with forecaster Trevor Appleton

This week’s weather for East Yorkshire and Ryedale with forecaster Trevor Appleton

Here is the week-ahead weather forecast for East Yorkshire and Ryedale.

Humboldt penguins in their enclosure at Flamingo Land.

View from the Zoo: Importance of special zoo awareness days

Awareness days are particularly important to the staff at Flamingo Land and we have just celebrated Penguin Awarness Day which took place at the zoo on Saturday January 20.

Jermaine Cunningham

Scarborough heroin and cocaine supply plot duo jailed for 11 years

A MAN and a woman  who plotted to supply heroin and crack cocaine in Scarborough have been jailed for a total of 11 years.

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