Tom Richmond: New questions for Chris Grayling on Carillion HS2 connection to add to his woes

THE tricky questions keep mounting for Chris Grayling who is enduring another torrid week as Transport Secretary when, frankly, he should have resigned – or been sacked – long ago.


Knife thugs left Leeds victim with cut hand: Police issue e-fiit image of suspect

A MAN suffered knife wounds during an attempted robbery in Leeds.
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Banned Neo-Nazi group member from Castleford is jailed over racist mesages

A CASTLEFORD man found to be a member  of the now-banned neo-Nazi group National Action  been jailed for four-years-and-three-months for posting racist and anti-Semitic messages.

Myles 'Mylo' Johnstone. Image: Facebook/Guzelian

Leeds boy, 14, fell to death through roof while playing tig at derelict building

THE family of a 14-year-old Leeds boy who fell 40ft to his death through the roof of a former industrial unit have urged parents to warn their children of the dangers of derelict buildings.
There are a wide array of charities and rescue centres throughout Yorkshire which offer a variety of small animals for adoption and rehoming

Looking for a new pet? These 5 rescue centres offer animal rehoming and adoption in Yorkshire

There are a wide array of charities and rescue centres throughout Yorkshire which offer a variety of small animals for adoption and rehoming. If you’re looking for a new pet and want to give an abandoned animal a loving home there’s plenty of choice to do so.

Dewsbury MP Paula Sherriff has demanded the resignation of Transport Secretary Chris Grayling.

Paula Sherriff: Why ‘failing’ Chris Grayling must resign over chaos on the railways

TODAY, I called on Chris Grayling to stand down.

Chris Grayling has come under fresh fire for his management of the railways.

The Yorkshire Post says: Incoherence of Chris Grayling. He must quit as railways facing ‘perfect storm’

IT’S only fair to point out that Chris Grayling was present for the start of the latest Commons debate into his mismanagement of the Department for Transport – and that he was not stuck on a late-running train. However little else can be said in defence of the Transport Secretary.

There's plenty of tasty treats to get stuck into. @HarrogateFuelMule

Meet the Harrogate Fuel Mule: Vegan and vegetarian meals from a Harrogate home

A former headteacher has left the stress of the education world behind to take on a new challenge as Harrogate’s first all-vegan and vegetarian food delivery business.

Yorkshire has a selection of intriguing and immersive wildlife experiences.

Lions, tigers and bears: 11 of the best wildlife experiences in Yorkshire

Although it may be unexpected for Yorkshire to have a wide array of different wild animals or various tropical species, the region has a selection of intriguing and immersive wildlife experiences.

Lamb Rump, Cracked wheat with tarragon, tomato, feta cheese.' PIC: Bruce Rollinson

Restaurant review: Macleod’s at The Coniston, North Yorkshire

THERE is another Coniston of course, a pretty village of stone cottages pinched in between the fells, famed for a great brewery, warm Cumbrian hospitality and the feats and fate of Donald Campbell.

ON THE ROAD: The bus through Swaledale featured on the BBC Four show All Aboard! The Country Bus  in summer 2016 ' and is returning on Sunday. PIC: Lucy Bowden.

All Aboard! Yorkshire Dales bus that enchanted TV viewers back for new season

THE LITTLE blue and green bus through Swaledale which enchanted almost a million BBC Four viewers is back on Sunday, giving more people the chance to enjoy the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

An abandoned mattress and clothes are among the rubbish left behind by fly-tippers. Credit: Coun Richard Cooper

Network Rail promises to clean-up Harrogate's railway after mattress abandoned

Network Rail has promised to clean up Harrogate's railway embankments after 'dangerous' fly-tippers have abandoned mattresses, clothes and littered all over them.

Jane Keogh.

How this Harrogate businesswoman braved crocodile-infested waters to raise funds for conservation

Time in Zambia inspired one woman to brave crocodile-infested waters to raise funds for conservation.

Epilepsy action awards Leeds Civic Hall 22nd mat 2018'Employer of the year Bartuf Ltd'John Senior, left and andy Hewitt

First Epilepsy Action awards winners revealed in Leeds

A LEEDS business and a city councillor both won awards at the first Epilepsy Action Awards held at Leeds Civic Hall.

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Abuse storyline hardest thing I've ever done, says Emmerdale star

Emmerdale actress Emma Atkins has said filming a storyline that delves into her character's troubled past is the hardest thing she has done on the soap.

Gemma Hogg has written a memoir about life at a racing stable.

The muck and magic of life at a Yorkshire racing stable

From stable lass to assistant trainer, Gemma Hogg has written a memoir about her life devoted to working with racehorses. Tom Richmond talked to her.

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Police release CCTV images of car used by masked burglars in West Yorkshire

POLICE investigating after high value items including Louis Vuitton handbags  were stolen in a burglary in Huddersfield have released CCTV images of a car they want to trace.

The park next to Nowell Mount in Harehills. Image: Google.

Man robbed at knifepoint and kicked in head in Leeds

POLICE  are appealing for witnesses after a  man was robbed at knifepoint in the Harehills area of Leeds.

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Neighbours speak of shock and sadness as murder investigation continues in Leeds

NEIGHBOURS have spoken of their shock and sadness after a  55-year-old woman was found dead at a house in Harehills and a man was arrested on suspicion of her murder.
Bettys received nearly 100 applications overnight for a taste-tester to try out its new menu...

Nearly 100 applications to be Bettys taste-tester received 'overnight'

Bettys and Taylors of Harrogate have closed an opportunity to join their tasting panel three days earlier than the original deadline after receiving nearly 100 applications overnight.

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