‘Look at what we’re doing’: Grayling comes out fighting on Northern transport

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has come out fighting over his department’s commitment to the North as he insisted the region’s leaders have all the same powers to improve services as their counterparts in London.

Six Bridlington School students enjoyed a great trip to Harry Potter Studios.

Rewarding reading with wizard trip

Six lucky Bridlington School students have been treated to the annual trip to Harry Potter Studios in London.

More young people want to be involved in democracy and would like to vote.

The Life on Tapp column with Blaise Tapp

When we look back on our teenage years, many of us do so with a mixture of misty-eyed nostalgia and a hefty amount of disbelief.

May King Tsang a trainer at the Google Digital Garage in Sheffield

Google confirms it will extend ‘digital bus tour’ in Yorkshire

Search engine giant Google is extending its Digital Garage ‘bus tour’ in Yorkshire to offer people of all ages digital training and advice through free workshops and face-to-face coaching.


VIDEO & REVIEW: Disney On Ice is a real Passport To Adventure at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena

Get your skates on...Disney On Ice is back at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena until Sunday - November 19, 2017 - and like the name of this year's show it's a real Passport To Adventure.

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Barnsley's own 'Queen of Egypt' TV star Prof Joann Fletcher

PREVIEW: Ancient Egypt comes to Barnsley with study workshops

Ancient Egypt fans in Yorkshire are to get the chance of a lifetime to spend up to three days studing the fascinating subject with the region's own TV experts Prof Joann Fletcher & Dr Stephen Buckley.

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The theme of his years Boxing Day dip at Flamborough is countries of the world.

Boxing Day dippers going international

Planning for this year’s annual Boxing Day dip at Flamborough is well under way and the welcome has been extended to all the corners of the Earth in what will be the first and only international dip in this area.

Burglaries in Bridlington

Warning after recent spate of burglaries in Bridlington

Bridlington residents have been warned following two burglaries as offenders look to be targeting unlocked homes.
Sewerby Squirrels meet on Monday

10 of the Best Events in the area

1 Christmas crafting

Newly-weds Sam and Lillie Topham, who are expecting their first child, look at houses for sale.

Stage Three of The Life Course column with Kimberley Nichol

The Life Course is a path that an individual follows from birth to death and support made available by the public health team at East Riding of Yorkshire Council can help encourage a healthy start to life.

Which Way? by Chrys Mellor.

Excellent images put in the frame

This month, the members of YFoto Photography Club have created an excellent selection of images for the Free Press readers to enjoy.

Morecambe Sailing Club.

Travel: Morecambe on comeback trail to reclaim title as ‘Naples of North’

There was a time when Morecambe was known as the Naples of the North.


Icy blast heading toward Yorkshire as experts warn to prepare for long spell of freezing temperatures

Weather experts are warning of a cold snap that will see temperatures falling below freezing and lead to widespread frost over the coming few days.

The Big Sick.

TV Choice: What to download or stream this week

The best being beamed to your telly, tablet, laptop or phone...
Howards End

TV Choice: Five of the best shows this week

What's worth watching from the schedules?
The Spotlight Theatre will host the three-day festival

Silence is golden at town’s new film festival

Here’s something to get cinema fans talking....Bridlington is holding its first Silent Film Festival.

The store will open it's doors on Monday

Bridlington's new Domino's announces opening date

Pizza-lovers will be delighted to hear that Domino's is set to open its Bridlington store - and it's sooner than you think.
Howard Beaumont

What's On listings

Your guide to what's on across the region this weekend.
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Cabbage patch up over anti-EU jibes.

Letter: Cabbage patch up over anti-EU jibes

In response to Aled Jones’ letter about EU regulations on the sale of cabbages: the claim that there are 26,911 words of EU regulation has been made about various things including ‘the export of duck eggs’, and for some reason people who should know better report these claims as fact.

Peter Kay will be returning to stand-up next year.

Peter Kay: Ten of the comic's funniest ever sketches... which one is your favourite?

The brilliant Peter Kay has announced that he will be coming to Yorkshire as part of his first stand-up tour in eight years.

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