Yorkshire have become the first county to furlough their players and cricket staff in response to the coronavirus crisis.
People in Middlesbrough are most likely to flout the new “stay at home” rules designed to curb the spread of Covid-19, survey data collected by a health app has suggested.
A lamb has been given the name Zoom after it was born while the farmer was on a video chat with friends.
Yorkshire have appointed Roger Hutton as the club’s new chairman.
Dawid Malan has considered batting down the order in a bid to become a regular in England’s Twenty20 side but came to the conclusion that a role change ahead of this year’s World Cup is not worth the gamble.
Two women have broken the record for cycling around the world on a tandem.
A former Miss Hitler beauty pageant contestant and her Nazi-admiring ex have been convicted of membership of banned extreme right group National Action.
A former Miss Hitler beauty pageant contestant has been convicted of being a member of the banned far-right terrorist group National Action.
An amusement arcade is making the most of the coronavirus stockpiling trend by filling up one of its grabber machines with toilet rolls.
Flood victims in East Yorkshire have criticised the lack of help they have received from the authorities as their homes and businesses were left submerged by water.
A missing north-east woman has been traced safe and well. Deborah Kitchen had last been seen in the Elgin area last Wednesday. However, officers have today confirmed the 51-year-old has been found safe and well.
Efforts are continuing to shore up flood defences in towns and villages left devastated by flooding five days ago as Storm Dennis threatens a further deluge.
Newly appointed Chancellor Rishi Sunak has been touted for the top since his arrival in Parliament five years ago.
A father and his 10-year-old daughter have been killed in a fire at a house on the outskirts of Hull.
Two people have died in a house fire in Hull, including an eight-year-old girl, Humberside Police said.
Councillors in Yorkshire are to discuss the “devastating” effect of erosion that will see dozens of people lose their homes to the sea on the fastest disappearing coastline in north west Europe.
Child criminals are being held in “harmful” solitary confinement behind bars, with some let out of their cells for just 15 minutes a day, according to a report.
The Tour de Yorkshire faces a “pivotal” year with the new chief executive of Welcome To Yorkshire warning it must prove its worth if it is to continue.
A giant fireball has been spotted streaking across the sky over the UK and Ireland.
A woman accused of being a neo-Nazi terrorist claimed she only entered a Miss Hitler beauty pageant because she was pestered into it, a court has heard.
A new exhibition at Amsterdam’s Van Gogh Museum highlights the influences of the tormented Dutch master on the later landscape works of one of the world’s greatest living artists, David Hockney.
The BBC is launching a year of religious programming examining how faith is shaping and dividing modern Britain.
Singer Danny Tetley has overcome a throat infection to perform a rendition of Madonna’s Crazy For You on this week’s X Factor live show.
Crows are mysterious creatures, but it appears they lose some of their intrigue when they adopt a northern accent.
A group of anti-fracking campaigners held a protest at an Aberdeen haulage firm.
On Tuesday night the British Geological Survey (BGS) picked up an earthquake of 3.8 magnitude in a somewhat unexpected place – just off the coast of Scarborough in North Yorkshire.
A stunning lunar rainbow – aka a moonbow – has been captured over Yorkshire.
David Cameron says he has received “absolution” from “two of the greatest living Yorkshiremen” after being caught joking about people from the county all hating one another.