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Storm brings wind and rail shutdown
There is severe travel disruption in Scotland as high winds hit the UK, with flooding predicted for eastern England later.
£10m bridge boost for development
Funding is approved to build a bridge which it is hoped could "kick-start" development of brownfield land in York.
'Roman' skeleton in sewer trench
A skeleton, thought to date back to Roman Britain, has been discovered in a sewer trench in a North Yorkshire town.
Caravan park death man is named
A 23-year-old man who was found dead at a caravan park in North Yorkshire is named by police.
'Record' rise in visitor numbers
Major attractions in York record an 18% increase in visitor numbers in the first 10 months of the year.
Foot in mouth gong for Godfrey Bloom
Politician Godfrey Bloom is branded a "wince-inducing gaffe machine" after winning the Plain English Campaign's Foot in Mouth award.
Setback for bid to reopen rail line
Campaigners lobbying to reopen a rail route between York and Beverley say a lack of council support could end the project.
VIDEO: Gayle Mill's restoration success story
How has the historic saw mill fared
VIDEO: Political week in 60 seconds
The political week reviewed
York City striker Cresswell retires
York City striker Richard Cresswell announces his retirement at the age of 36, because of eye and knee injuries.
Dyson to learn European Tour fate
York's Simon Dyson is set to learn of any further punishment following his BMW Masters disqualification in October.
England Test return excites Bresnan
Tim Bresnan is excited to be back in England's squad for the second Ashes Test on Thursday after recovering from injury.
New Yorkshire deals for young stars
Yorkshire hand England Under-19 stars Will Rhodes, Ben Coad, Jonathan Tattersall and Oliver Robinson new contracts.
York City 0-0 Rochdale
Rochdale miss the chance to go top of the League Two table after a goalless draw at York City.
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