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Shopper's shock at finding MOULD inside Brid supermarket pasta sauce

An customer recoiled in horror when he found a jar of mould on sale at a Bridlington supermarket.

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Keep your home clean with these 12 unusual spring cleaning hacks

Keep your home clean with these 12 unusual spring cleaning hacks

Spring has finally arrived, and while you may be planning to deep clean your house, chances are you might never get round to doing so.

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Turn any surface into Lego with Lego friendly tape

Turn any surface into Lego with Lego friendly tape

Turn any surface into Lego with this AMAZING Lego-friendly sticky tape

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Energy flashes in distant galaxies ‘could be alien spacecraft’

Energy flashes in distant galaxies ‘could be alien spacecraft’

Mysterious flashes of energy detected in distant galaxies may be evidence of super-advanced aliens powering interstellar spacecraft, theorists claim.

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Samantha Chapman drank half a bottle of gin before she was filmed lashing out at another reveller.

'I was disgusted with myself': Brid woman admits video shame

A former bar worker says she’s “keeping away” from the gin after footage of her foul-mouthed antics went viral.
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VIDEO: Sir Michael Parkinson named Head of Interviews for Yorkshire Tea

Sir Michael Parkinson has been appointed Head of Interviews for Yorkshire Tea to whip the hiring process into shape.

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Swiss mountain air pictured near The Matterhorn

Swiss mountain air selling for £200

A barmy Brit is selling fresh mountain air from Switzerland ... for a breathtaking £200 a bottle.

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Rise of the robots: the jobs set to be overtaken by technology

Rise of the robots: the jobs set to be overtaken by technology

Salespeople, spreadsheet jockeys and, er, journalists will be the first jobs to hit the scrapheap due to advances in technology, according to a leading technology expert.

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Oops - Johnny Nelson comes adrift

TV exposure! The awkward moment Sheffield boxing hero Johnny Nelson’s pants burst

Johnny Nelson is a big guy.

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Pictured from left, Beth Parsons, Ant, Jamie Oliver, Dec and Christopher Dean. Picture: Stray FM (s)

Jamie Oliver pranked in Yorkshire for return of Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway

Two radio presenters went undercover in Harrogate to help prank celebrity chef Jamie Oliver for the return of Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway.

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Benjamin Lumby, who is barred from contacting girls under the age of 18, was found not guilty of breaching a sexual harm prevention order.

Court: Mystery woman jumped out of innocent man's window

A man accused of breaching an order that bars him from contacting teenage girls has been found not guilty.
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James Morrison of Audrey's Fish and Chips believes a cull isn't the answer to the nuisance seagulls.

'Seagull cull is not the answer to dive-bomb attacks on our chips'

MPs this week claimed coastal Britain is “plagued” with a seagull problem during a Westminster Hall debate.

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The most admired and revered romantic leading man in literary history is no Colin Firth or Matthew MacFadyen.

REVEALED: What Jane Austen’s Mr Darcy should REALLY have looked like

Bad news, ladies - everything you think you know about Jane Austen’s tall, dark and handsome Fitzwilliam Darcy is wrong.

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Partick Thistles terrifying mascot Kingsley in pursuit of Pudsey Bear  (Pic: John Devlin)

Beards, boiled eggs and bagels - children’s 40 biggest fears

Spiders, dogs and the dark are among British children’s biggest fears - while beards, boiled eggs and bagels are among the most peculiar, according to new research.

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The art of the perfect Yorkshire pudding

With February 5 marking Yorkshire Pudding Day, Mark E. Johnson speaks to Pride and Pudding author Regula Ysewijn to find out the story behind this signature British dish.

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A former world record-breaking pie, 1975

Yorkshire Pudding Day: Seven facts about the battered delicacies

This Sunday marks the official Yorkshire Pudding Day. To celebrate, here are some fascinating facts and the county's trademark dish.

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Top toys to hit the shelves in 2017

Top toys to hit the shelves in 2017

A ride-on replica of a Disney toy car has been tipped as one of 2017s top toys - despite costing a whopping £200.

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Learners prepare to set off on their driving test, which is set to include four new parts. Picture: Simon Hulme

Driving test to change later this year

The driving test is set to change later this year.

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A seal was attacked at Flamborough sparking a warning from the RSPCA.

Dog attack on seal sparks RSPCA warning

The RSPCA have warned walkers to keep their distance from seals after one was attacked by a dog at Flamborough.
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Confused drivers continue to blight Brid town centre

Confused drivers are continuing to go the wrong way in Bridlington town centre - sparking fears ahead of the busy tourism season.
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