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Yorkshire weather warning: Met office warns rain, sleet and snow likely to turn to ice

The Met Office has issued a weather warning for Yorkshire and the Humber tonight as temperatures are set to drop.

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Hard winters can be murderous for little wrens.

Country Diary: A bit of grated cheese can save wrens’ lives

Having recently filled a couple of containers with peanuts and fat balls at Seamer Road mere site, we wondered how they were faring. Would local birds have discovered their extra food supply? We’re pleased to say they had, and the chief visitors were a variety of tits and a chaffinch. Good news will spread!

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Over spilling bird seeds, Big Garden Birdwatch event, Cambridgeshire, October 2013

RSPB birds survey events held in Brid

Bridlington residents are getting ready to watch and count their garden birds for the upcoming RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 2018.

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A Harry Potter Book Night will be held at Bridlington Library.

Enjoy a wizard time at Harry Potter night

Fans of the Harry Potter series can dust off their wands or take a trip down Diagon Alley to get a new one!

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Around 20,000 mobile phones were confiscated in prisons last year.

Opinion column: Knight’s Days, Life at Westminster, with Sir Greg Knight MP

Parliament has rightly decreed that mobile phones are illegal in prisons and any prisoner possessing one faces a maximum period of up to five years in jail in addition to any sentence already being served.

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Yorkshire Air Ambulance members collect the award from Dr Phil Hammond.

Vital service is flying high with award win

Yorkshire Air Ambulance, which is supported by hundreds of people in the Bridlington area, is flying high after a major national category win at the prestigious Health Business Awards.

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Track leading down to Cans Dale.

Walks: A splendid walk on the Yorkshire Wolds

The Yorkshire Wolds provide splendid walking, and it’s like being in another world. Woodland and dales, hills and villages, are all imbued with soft light and clear air. As the Yorkshire Wolds are composed of chalk, any rainwater is absorbed rapidly, helping the land dry out very quickly. Conditions underfoot are seldom wet for long.

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Property: Beech Grove, Flamborough, £239,950

Property: Beech Grove, Flamborough, £239,950

A spacious detached dormer style bungalow in prime residential location in Flamborough village. Constructed by local builders, Wauds circa 1970s.

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Revealed: The number of complaints received by each Yorkshire train company in 2017

Revealed: The number of complaints received by each Yorkshire train company in 2017

The Office for Road and Rail has revealed how many complaints passengers made against rail firms in 2017 - and what their biggest gripes were.
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Around 20,000 mobile phones were confiscated in prisons last year.

Opinion column – Knight’s Days with Sir Greg Knight

Parliament has rightly decreed that mobile phones are illegal in prisons and any prisoner possessing one faces a maximum period of up to five years in jail in addition to any sentence already being served.

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The Golden Chef

Mouldy kitchen dripped with grease at filthy Blackpool Chinese takeaway

The owner of a filthy Chinese takeaway received a suspended prison sentence after a court heard his premises were filthy with the kitchen covered in grease and mould.

Crime
Calendar Girls show returns to Yorkshire

Fern Britton leads cast as Calendar Girls: The Musical heads back to Yorkshire

Casting has been revealed for Calendar Girls the Musical which returns home to Yorkshire following its West End stint, stopping off at Leeds Grand Theatre in August and Hull New Theatre in November.

Theatre and Comedy
A WHOPPER: The Big Big Camera will be at The National Coal Mining Museum in Wakefield.

How Ian Beesley used one of the world’s biggest cameras to take intimate portraits of former miners

It was while rooting around a storage room that Ian Beesley stumbled across the inspiration for his latest project – a giant camera, 8ft long and 5ft high, one that takes four people to move and which was built to use film that isn’t made anymore.

Arts
Staff look after a patient on Kent Ward

All operations on time at Bridlington Hospital

The pressure on the NHS has seen most hospitals cancel dozens of operations in recent weeks – but not at Bridlington.

Health
An exclusive collection of 25 horses to have caught the eye this Jumps season and likely to go on to big-race success. (PHOTO BY: Jonathan Gawthorpe)

COUNTDOWN TO CHELTENHAM: horses to follow from the Jumps season so far

Inexorably, inevitably, the Cheltenham Festival is swinging into view. The rest of the Jumps season, which now resembles one, long dress-rehearsal, one, long schooling session, has hit the home straight and the winning post of mid-March is on the horizon.

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The range of walks on offer range from 30 minutes to two hours with some of them operating from East Riding Leisure Bridlington and Sewerby Hall and Gardens.

Programme of walks revealed

East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s countryside access team has launched its Countryside Events 2018 programme.

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The stylish Absalon Hotel on Helgolandsgade, Vesterbro.

Travel: Keep on running in stylish and cosmopolitan Danish capital

A large chunk of our great continent which has eluded me until now is Scandanavia, so when I took the plunge and decided to visit Copenhagen, in a country thought to be one of the happiest in the world, I couldn’t wait to get there.
Lifestyle
Bridlington Town Council

Town Council freezes amount it wants in tax from each house

Bridlington Town Council will have a slightly bigger budget next year - but residents will not be asked to contribute more money.

Politics
Scarlett Johansson

TV Choice: What to download or stream this week

There's a world of entertainment out there - here's some of the stuff you could watch from Saturday January 22
Arts
McMafia

TV Choice: Five of the best shows this week

Lowdown on the listings - what to watch or record from Saturday January 20.
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