Hard Brexit ‘would spell disaster for many farms’

New trade tariffs for British produce post-Brexit could spell disaster for many farms, the National Farmers’ Union (NFU) said.

Conservative MP for Selby and Ainsty, Nigel Adams

North Yorkshire MP calls for crack-down on online ticket touts

A North Yorkshire MP has urged the Prime Minister to support a crack down on online ticket touts.

The Great Yorkshire Way has been held up as an example of how investing in infrastructure can impact on the economy

Investment plan shows way to thousands of new Yorkshire jobs

THE POTENTIAL for Yorkshire to create thousands of jobs and businesses will be underlined by a new plan unveiled today as pressure grows on the Chancellor to herald an era of major investment in the North.

View of the Baltimore skyline in Maryland, USA.

Yorkshire businesses ‘can benefit massively’ from American infrastructure projects, leading US lawyers

Businesses in Yorkshire and the North of England are well placed to capitalise on plans from both US presidential candidates to massive infrastructure spending if elected, a leading US lawyer has said.

There could be extra flights between Leeds Bradford Airport and Heathrow if a third runway is built at London's main airport.

Tom Richmond: Trains or planes, we need links that mean business

THE promise of extra flights between Leeds Bradford Airport and Heathrow needs to be placed in a wider political context.

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A new bridge will be built on Beck Hill, over the Gypsey Race

How will Hilderthorpe Road change in next two years?

Bridlington is changing. And the speed at which things happen might surprise you over the next two years.

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Marlborough Terrace properties could be in line for improvements

THE FUTURE OF BRIDLINGTON: Seafront and town centre

More information from our series looking at how Bridlington will change over the next couple of years.

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Mayor Coun Liam Dealtry launches his Christmas card competition

Is your card good enough for the Queen?

A Christmas card designed by one Bridlington youngster will be landing on the doormat at 10 Downing Street and Buckingham Palace.

Car parks in Bridlington will be free during weekends in December

A Christmas gift for drivers

Free parking will again be available in council car parks in Bridlington in the run-up to Christmas.

Nick Clegg to talk about his new book Between the Extremes

WIN: Nick Clegg tickets for Sheffield's Off The Shelf this Friday

Nick Clegg, the former Deputy Prime Minister, is a guest speaker at this year's Sheffield Off The Shelf book festival on Friday and we have TEN tickets to be won.

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VIDEO PREVIEW: Nick Clegg among big names at Sheffield's Off The Shelf 2016 book festival

Former Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is to reveal all about his role at the heart of the former coalition Government as a headline guest speaker at this year's Sheffield Off The Shelf book festival.
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The Welcome to Yorkshire Scarborough Festival - one reason for the rise in staycations along Yorkshire's coast.

Andrew Vine: Sunny outlook as seaside’s old image is washed away

THERE was one unmistakeable conclusion to be drawn from the crowds thronging Whitby last week.

Chief Constable Justine Curran received a 143,000 annual salary, relocation fees of 39,0000 and a pension scheme contribution of 34,000 in the financial year 2013/2014

Police body justifies payments to top cops

The body representing senior police officers has justified the “enormous” pay and perks package some receive by stating that fewer and fewer applicants are applying for top jobs in the service.

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What does Brexit mean to Brid?

What does Brexit mean to Brid?

As dust settles from what was the most significant political development in recent UK history, one thing remains certain – the East Riding wanted out of Europe.

Ms Eagle was born in Bridlington in 1961

Brid-born Angela Eagle in leadership bid

Angela Eagle,  the former shadow business secretary, who is discussing launching a Labour leadership challenge against Jeremy Corbyn, hails from Bridlington.

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Anti-Brexit protesters demonstrate at the gates of Downing Street in central London after the UK voted to leave the European Union. PIC: PA

Battered Prime Minister faces calls for speedy EU ‘divorce’ talks

Outgoing Prime Minister David Cameron faced increasing pressure to speed up “divorce” talks with the EU as Brussels made it clear it wants the UK out of the union as soon as possible.

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BREAKING: Scarborough votes to LEAVE the EU

BREAKING: Scarborough votes to LEAVE the EU

THE voters of Scarborough borough overwhelmingly voted in favour of leaving the European Union.

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East Yorkshire voted to leave the EU

East Riding votes to LEAVE EU

Voters in the East Riding of Yorkshire have chosen to leave the European Union.
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EU Referendum vote results: Everything that could possibly happen next

Referendum vote results: Everything that could possibly happen next

The polls have closed and now, all we can do is wait. Here are the possible scenarios for what might happen after the result.
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Votes are being counted in the EU referendum

What time will the referendum result be declared where you live?

Trying to figure out if you can stay up and wait for the votes to be counted? These are the expected declaration times of the various counts around the country.
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