Friday Dec 6
The Northern Echo
Homes and businesses flooded as storm surge strikes North-East communities
HOMES and businesses were evacuated, schools closed, trains and ferries cancelled and major roads disrupted as winter storms brought chaos and flooding to the region yesterday.
Firefighters in all-night operation at North York Moors barn fire above Pickering
FIREFIGHTERS spent all night at the scene of a barn when it went up in smoke at Stape on the North York Moors above Pickering.
Man rescued from waterfall at Heartbeat village
FIRE crews have rescued a man from a ledge beside a waterfall after he plunged 15 foot down an moorland embankment.
Choir singing on the edge of the world
Once a week a minister, a handyman and an actress join around 30 other Whitby residents who come together to sing their hearts out.
Airy Hill pupils walk in aid of air ambulance
Airy Hill primary school held its annual sponsored walk on Friday, hoping to raise around 1,000 for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance.
Runswick Bay hotel among Yorkshire's best
A local hotel was celebrating last night after being named among the award winners at the prestigious White Rose Tourism Awards.