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Lorry driver Rafal Swiatek banned from driving after A1 crash

A lorry driver who failed to provide a specimen for analysis after failing a road-side drugs test for cannabis following a crash in North Yorkshire has been banned from driving.

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Cyclist Lisa Wade jailed after ploughing into York woman

Lisa Wade has been jailed for causing bodily harm by “wanton and furious driving” after “flying” around a blind corner on her bicycle with no brakes and knocking over a York pedestrian.

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Saint Catherine’s to host drop-in sessions in Malton

Saint Catherine’s is to hold community drop-in sessions every week in Malton – and plans are in place for a new fundraising group in the area.

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Man arrested near Thirsk after reports of Sowerby burglary

A man has been arrested near Thirsk last night following reports of a burglary at a building site in Sowerby.

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Premier Inn hotel to open in Layerthorpe in York

A £16 million 188-bed Premier Inn hotel is set to open in Layerthorpe in York.

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Gone but not forgotten - Little Admiral in Coney Street

THESE photos show the iconic St Martin Le Grand clock in Coney Street - with its decorative naval figure, the Little Admiral - do you miss him?

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Plans for new sea life observation station in Scarborough

A new sea life observation station with free telescopes and artworks could be created in Scarborough.

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Roman expert Dr Pete Wilton to give talk in Malton

A LEADING expert on the history of the Romans in Malton and Norton is giving a talk next week.

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Fire started by children in Staynor Avenue, Selby

EMERGENCY crews have been called in after children have started a fire in Staynor Avenue, Selby.

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Two boys and man arrested after Foxwood burglary in York

TWO boys and a man have been arrested following a burglary in Foxwood in York.

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St Paul’s CE Primary School in York is 150 years old

St Paul’s C of E Primary School in St Paul’s Terrace, Holgate, is celebrating turning 150 years old.

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York: PopSoc childcare charity celebrates 25th anniversary

Poppleton School's Out Club in York is celebrating its 25th anniversary.

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Brockfield Fisheries is final contender in Best Chippy 2024

Brockfield Fisheries is the final of 10 finalists in The Press 'Best Chippy 2024' awards.

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Lord Mayor of York and Sheriff of York visit Joseph Wood

Joseph Wood, a veteran of the Normandy D-Day campaign on June 6, 1944, was visited by the Lord Mayor of York and The Sheriff of York.

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York: Sarah Mason, 51, says IBS leaves her looking pregnant

A York woman with severe bloating says it leaves her "looking nine months pregnant" and strangers even ask when her baby is due.

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York: work set to begin on Millennium Bridge flood access

City of York Council is set begin work on improving the access to Millennium Bridge - in a bid to prevent it being cut off by flooding.

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York: People with serious mental illness face higher mortality rate

People with serious mental illnesses in York face a mortality rate more than five times higher than their peers, new figures suggest.

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University of York: Union fears after cash saving proposals

The University of York has no plan to avoid disruption after hundreds of staff leave through voluntary severance, an education union claims.

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North Yorkshire Combined Authority could fund York projects

A  construction ‘skills village’, free cultural opportunities for young people and dualling major roads are among the York projects council officials hope the new combined authority will help fund.

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Crofter's Foods Ltd becomes and Employee Ownership Trust

Thirsk wholesaler Crofter’s Foods Ltd has become an Employee Ownership Trust (EOT).