Leeds nostalgia: canal milemarker in danger of disappearing

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This Leeds milemarket looks set for a short trip to nowhere special...

One-and-a-quarter miles to Leeds, 126 to Liverpool and about half a foot away from disaster - this mile marker on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal is in danger of tumbling down the sharp incline between the canal and the River Aire below... will it be saved? Only time will tell

Sherburn in Elmet, 22nd May 1989''Bucker Jungmann biplane.''Lone pilot Tony Smith, who flew half way around the world in a 50 year old biplane, is not quite the man he was.''Tony, 43, of Hillam Hall, Hillam, near Castleford touched down 2 stones lighter after the 12,000 mile journey took him through some of the world's hot spots.

Leeds nostalgia: Yorkshire pilot Tony Smith in it for the long haul