Ground-breaking Publicity Caravan With One Month To Go To The UCI Road World Championships
To celebrate one month to go until the opening ceremony of the 2019 UCI Road World Championships, Yorkshire 2019 has announced there will be a publicity caravan for the very first time in the…
21st Aug 2019 05:23 AM
Sturgeon Moon Is The August Full Moon
The Sturgeon Moon is the eighth full moon of 2019 and occurs on 15 August, almost exactly one month after July’s Buck Moon. A full moon occurs when the moon's earth-facing side is completely…
15th Aug 2019 10:21 AM
UK Aid To Provide Vital Food To Hundreds Of Thousands Of People Living On The Edge Of Famine In South Sudan
Hundreds of thousands of people in South Sudan will receive lifesaving food and water thanks to new UK aid.
Minister for Africa, Andrew Stephenson announced an extra £18 million of UK aid on his…
14th Aug 2019 08:16 PM
Yorkshire Parents Most Confident In England Ahead Of A-level Results Day
A Leeds Beckett University survey, ahead of A-level results day, has revealed Yorkshire parents are more confident about their children’s prospects than parents in any other region.
Seven in ten…
14th Aug 2019 04:34 PM
World Elephant Day: UK Gives A Helping Hand To Iconic Mammals
A major UK Government-supported project has helped over 70,000 people and hundreds of elephants live side-by-side peacefully in Myanmar.
The Asian elephant’s habitat ranges across 13 countries in…
12th Aug 2019 05:00 PM
PM Call With President Trump
Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke with President of the United States Donald Trump - 19 August 2019.
A Downing Street spokesperson said:
"The Prime Minister spoke to President Trump today, ahead of…
20th Aug 2019 10:00 AM
Education Secretary Wishes Pupils Good Luck With A Level Results
Newly appointed Education Secretary Gavin Williamson has wished good luck to the thousands of young people who are set to receive their A level results this morning (15 August).
Many students up and…
15th Aug 2019 09:27 AM
Going The Extra Historical Mile
The work that has taken place to preserve the milestones
Six stone and cast-iron mileposts across roadsides in Yorkshire have been restored, protecting a historical feature and enhancing cultural…
14th Aug 2019 07:47 PM
Letter To The Editor: Help For Farmers Affected By Flash Floods And Storms
In many parts of the UK storms and flash floods are putting a tremendous strain on farming communities. Reacting to what the elements throw at you is all part of a farmer’s life, but…
14th Aug 2019 07:14 AM
Letter To The Editor - Boris And A 'No Deal'
It came as no surprise to me when Boris Johnson won the Tory leadership election. What I cannot understand, however, is how, with little over 92,000 votes cast by only Conservative party…
12th Aug 2019 09:00 AM