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Beverley Fort's year-old black and white bitch Floss sold for A 1,155 - the top pen price of the day for 'unbroken' dogs - at Skipton Auction Mart's annual summer sale of working sheep dogs.
THREE men have been charged with with conspiracy to supply cocaine at York Magistrates' Court after being arrested in a police operation.
A HUGE fire has broken out at Ferrybridge Power Station, causing the partial collapse of a tower at the site.
A MAN who was twice told that he was in breach of a tree preservation order continued to construct a driveway which threatened a beech and sycamore, magistrates were told.
The Lord Mayor of York, Cllr Ian Gillies, right, with his medieval counterpart William Snawsell at York's Monk Bar where white rose petals will be dropped on Yorkshire Day.
Work by Wakefield-born sculptor Dame Barbara Hepworth is expected to fetch up to 700,000 at an auction later this year.
Wasim Raja, who runs Pizza Xpress & Balti in Paley Road, Holme Wood , blamed his inability to read and write English on not being able to educate his staff, said his solicitor Arshad Khan yesterday.
Picture shows fire at Ferrybridge power station near Castleford West Yorkshire, which has set on fire.
Smoke is blowing across the M62 in both directions between junction 32 and junction 33 and on the A1 between junction 42 and junction 41 .
TOWNS and villages to the north of Bradford have some of the highest rates of patients suffering from dementia in the country, new figures have revealed.
Fire crews were alerted by members of the public when they saw smoke billowing from the site Fire crews were called to a coal-fired power station in West Yorkshire after a huge blaze broke out near the cooling towers.
The Station Hotel, Bawtry is subjet to an application which would see it be demolished and flats will be built on the site.
Chief constable Dave Jones and Crime tsar Julia Mulligan have held secret talks with Cleveland Police, which have lead to some operations being moved near to Middlesbrough Police Commissioner Julia Mulligan has scrapped plans to build a new force HQ - and says she plans to move some operations out of North Yorkshire.
An academy chain which teaches thousands of children across Doncaster has been warned by Ofsted that too many of its schools have been underperforming for too long.
A FUNDRAISING campaign to send a seriously-ill baby girl to America for a life-changing operation is gathering pace after almost A 8,000 was raised through various events.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo finally took public questions on Monday about a scorching report in The Times last week that revealed how his aides had interfered with ethics investigators in Albany.
Updated: Sat Aug 02, 2014 12:53 am
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