World Cup - Ricky Charlesworth: Recalling Yorkshire’s representation on the biggest stage

Only a handful of players receive the honour of being called up to play for their country at a World Cup.

The team behind the computer game H.e.24.

Leeds trio in the hunt for top gaming gong

Three Leeds teenagers have been named as finalists in a nationwide hunt for the game designers of the future.

Leeds-based triathlon winner Vicky Holland. PIC: Mike Egerton/PA Wire

ITU World Triathlon Series, Leeds: Holland nets surprise win as Brownlee is forced out

IT proved not to be third time lucky for Leeds’ Jonny Brownlee as he was forced to agonisingly retire in the ITU World Series event in his hometown.

Elite men's winner, South African Richard Murray. PIC: Mike Egerton/PA Wire

Triathlon: South African Murray triumphs but Leeds is again ‘the winner’

Leeds is quickly gaining a reputation for not only staging world-class sporting events but having its own athletes contribute to them.

Plenty of youngsters enjoyed taking part in the NFL Flag initiative, which was held at Leeds Beckett University.

Gridiron fever hits Leeds as youngsters compete in NFL Flag tournament

Schools across West Yorkshire took part in a special NFL Flag tournament held at Leeds Beckett University.

THE BEAUTIFUL GAME: Gathering information and stats for a growing worldwide football audience.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Insight: How analysing ‘the beautiful game’ has changed for digital age

It is 11am on a Wednesday morning in Leeds.

Missing out: Australia pace bowler Billy Stanlake. Picture: Hannah Peters/Getty Images

Yorkshire could look to home-grown players after Billy Stanlake T20 veto

Yorkshire have confirmed that Australian Billy Stanlake will no longer represent the Vikings during this summer’s T20 Vitality Blast.

Yorkshire Cricket

Southgate names England squad for World Cup with very few surprises

England manager Gareth Southgate has announced his 23-man squad for the World Cup in Russia.

Getty Images.

Australian Stanlake's Yorkshire T20 switch called off

Yorkshire have confirmed that Australian Billy Stanlake will no longer represent the Vikings in this summer’s T20 Blast.
Baize star Aimee pots a generous cash grant

Baize star Aimee pots a generous cash grant

A promising young snooker star from Leeds has potted a cash windfall after being awarded a grant.

Nicola Adams: Heading to Elland Road.

Nicola Adams eyes ‘epic’ night for city at Elland Road

NICOLA Adams is hoping for a Leeds double when she returns to fight in the city this weekend.

Nicola Adams.

Confident Adams taking next step up in her stride

Leeds’ Olympic hero Nicola Adams is poised for her second professional fight in the city later this month – and she is braced for a step up in terms of opponent.

COMPETITION: Win passes to Alton Towers and a supply of Seabrook

COMPETITION: Win passes to Alton Towers and a supply of Seabrook

Seabrook Crisps, the exclusive crisp partner of the new Wicker Man Ride at Alton Towers Resort, has launched a special on-pack promotion offering two-for-one entry to Alton Towers Resort, worth up to £55 per pack.

Big turnaround for Bruntcliffe Academy

Big turnaround for Bruntcliffe Academy

A Morley academy that was seemingly heading for closure has completed a remarkable recovery, with Ofsted inspectors full of praise for the turnaround.


WIN tickets to Shakespeare pop-up theatre

A pop-up Shakespeare-themed theatre is heading to Yorkshire this summer - and we are giving you the chance to see it for free.

Middlesbrough were the biggest spenders on agent fees in Yorkshire.

Yorkshire clubs spend over £11million on agent fees in one year

Football clubs in Yorkshire spent millions of pounds on agents for signing players during the last year, figures reveal.

South Milford Community Primary School.

VIDEO: Watch primary school youngsters belt out school anthem

A South Milford primary school has proved they are on song.
Crathorne Hall.

REVIEW: Crathorne Hall offers tranquil walks and fine dining in glorious surroundings

If it's a peaceful break away in a tranquil setting that you're after, then look no further than Crathorne Hall.
26-30 railcards proved extremely popular.

My experience of trying to purchase a 'millennial' 26-30 railcard online

On Tuesday, the new 'millennial railcard' was released for people aged 26 to 30.


VIDEO: Meet the Yorkshire stuntman who has never been injured in 27 years

When your day job is being a professional stuntman, injury and even death is seen as an occupational hazard.
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