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Leaders Snainton slip up at home to Flamborough

A six-wicket haul from Flamborough bowler Ben Traves steered his side to a shock 45-run win at Division Three leaders Snainton.

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Seamers Adam Morris is bowled out by Cooper Barnes. SL-152384d.

Bowes double century helps Staithes crush Valley

Simon Bowes' unbeaten 202 steered Staithes to a 166-run home win against Forge Valley in the Readers Scarborough Beckett Cricket League Premier Division.

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Royal Ascot, scene of the greatest Flat meeting in the world.

ROYAL ASCOT: updated selections for Saturday

It’s the fifth and final day of Royal Ascot, with the highlights being a couple of 6f sprints, the Group One Diamond Jubilee Stakes and the cavalry-charge that is the Wokingham Handicap.

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Royal Ascot, scene of the greatest Flat meeting in the world.

ROYAL ASCOT: updated selections for Friday

A stunning card is in prospect for day four of Royal Ascot, spearheaded by two Group Ones, the Commonwealth Cup and the Coronation Stakes.

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The refugee safe cycle training scheme ' some of the refugees who took part in the project earlier this year, together with representatives from East Riding of Yorkshire Council, the Refugee Council, Humberside Police, Safer Roads Humber and R-evolution.

Celebrate cycling in our county

Events are being held around the East Riding to celebrate Cycle4Life Challenge Week.

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Wimbledon makes its annual return on July 2-15, with the crme de la crme of tennis stars vying for the highly acclaimed champion title

Wimbledon 2018: Everything you need to know about this year’s tennis tournament

Wimbledon makes its annual return between 2 and 15 July, with the best of tennis talent all vying for the highly acclaimed champion title.

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Royal Ascot, scene of the greatest Flat meeting in the world.

ROYAL ASCOT: updated selections for Thursday

Royal Ascot, the greatest Flat meeting in the world, is in full swing now, and today is Ladies’ Day, highlighted by the Gold Cup.

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William Macdonald, left, and Jamie Artley, show off their Yorkshire kit before their win against Nottinghamshire

Sewerby CC aces star in Yorkshire success

Sewerby Cricket Club youngsters Jamie Artley and William Macdonald played starring roles in Yorkshire Under-10s’ win against Nottinghamshire.

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James Moorfoot in action for Seabirds in 2013

Fund-raisers are on the ball for heart appeal

The Free Press-backed Have A Heart, Save A Life campaign will get TV airtime ahead of this weekend’s fund-raising football match.

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Royal Ascot, scene of the greatest Flat meeting in the world.

ROYAL ASCOT: preview and tips for all five days

The country is consumed by the World Cup. But for racing fans, the drama in Russia takes a back seat this week to Royal Ascot.

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Beckett League Divisions Two, Three, Four East and Four West

BECKETT LEAGUE: Salt smashes 119 as Cloughton crush Mulgrave

Cloughton 2nds closed the gap on leaders Snainton in Division Three with a crushing 249-run win against Mulgrave 2nds.

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Beckett League Premier Division & Division One round-up

BECKETT LEAGUE: Heslerton hammer struggling Thornton

Thornton Dale's struggles in the top-flight continued with a 10-wicket hammering at the hands of Heslerton.

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Rhododendron pips Lightning Spear to victory in the Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes at Newbury last month. Now they are set to meet again at Royal Ascot.

COUNTDOWN TO ROYAL ASCOT: five fascinating duels to savour

This year’s Royal Ascot throws up some fascinating duels to savour in big Group One races that are part of the Qipco Champions Series.

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James Cowton

Cowton sparkles in Isle of Man races

Fresh from his first international victory at the North West 200 in Northern Ireland, James Cowton headed off on a high to the TT Festival.
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It's all smiles from this resident of Mark Johnston's yard in Middleham, Yorkshire at an open day there earlier this year. Could Johnston himself be full of joy after one of his crack 2yos wins at Royal Ascot? (PHOTO BY: James Hardisty, Yorkshire Post Newspapers)

COUNTDOWN TO ROYAL ASCOT: promising 2yos likely to make an impact

We know all about the big names set to rock up at Royal Ascot next week. Horses such as Cracksman, Order Of St George, Battaash, Lady Aurelia, Rhododendron, Vazirabad and Harry Angel.

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James Moorfoot playing for Bridlington Seabirds (white shirts) against Greyhound in January 2013.

Football match for Have A Heart fund

Fundraisers are holding a football match later this month in memory of teacher James Moorfoot who died during a game last year.

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Beckett League round-up

Gray display adds colour to Newton's success

Charles Gray produced an immaculate all-round display to help Wold Newton to win by 173 runs against Pickering 3rds in Division Three of the Beckett League.
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Robbie Milner hit 100 for Ganton

Youngsters crack tons as Ganton and Flixton 2nds grabs wins

Two young centurions pushed their sides to victory in their Beckett League Division One clashes on Saturday.

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Super League's new chief executive Robert Elstone

New Super League CEO Robert Elstone wants to "make things happen" like in the Premier League

Super League’s new chief executive Robert Elstone will use his Premier League experience “investing and improving” what the competition offers as he takes control of the elite division.
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