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#Yorkshire

# yorkshire - Monday 20 June, 2022

Two die after helicopter crashes into field in northern England
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

Two die after helicopter crashes into field in northern England

Jun 20th 2022, 7:29 PM 17,962 Views 0 Comments

North Yorkshire Police said that an investigation was underway.

# yorkshire - Thursday 14 April, 2022

Conservative MP resigns after being found guilty of sexually assaulting a teenage boy
# Imran Ahmad Khan
# Imran Ahmad Khan

Conservative MP resigns after being found guilty of sexually assaulting a teenage boy

Apr 14th 2022, 5:50 PM 22,538 Views 10 Comments

Imran Ahmad Khan had been resisting calls to quit before backing down today.

# yorkshire - Tuesday 30 November, 2021

Guests return home after three nights trapped at snowed-in Yorkshire pub
# Time Please Folks
# Time Please Folks

Guests return home after three nights trapped at snowed-in Yorkshire pub

Nov 30th 2021, 8:54 AM 48,045 Views 35 Comments

The pub’s manager described being stranded as ‘like a party with a big group of friends’.

# yorkshire - Thursday 17 September, 2020

'Significant' cluster in Wales linked to coach trip that included passengers who were awaiting test results
# Covid19
# Covid19

'Significant' cluster in Wales linked to coach trip that included passengers who were awaiting test results

Sep 17th 2020, 7:31 PM 40,648 Views 19 Comments

The group were on a trip to Doncaster Races but did not have tickets and did not enter the site, instead visiting a number of pubs.

# yorkshire - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

'I’m not very happy about talking to you': Boris Johnson's visit to flood victims went about as expected
# Under Water
# Under Water

'I’m not very happy about talking to you': Boris Johnson's visit to flood victims went about as expected

Nov 13th 2019, 12:26 PM 37,074 Views 15 Comments

There was quite a lot of anger towards the UK Prime Minister.

# yorkshire - Monday 14 October, 2019

One of Britain’s worst paedophiles stabbed to death in prison
# Richard Huckle
# Richard Huckle

One of Britain’s worst paedophiles stabbed to death in prison

Oct 14th 2019, 8:48 PM 48,960 Views 63 Comments

Richard Huckle was given 22 life sentences in 2016 for an unprecedented number of offences against children.

# yorkshire - Sunday 29 September, 2019

Valverde and Martin drop out of rain-hit world road race
# Wet
From The42
# Wet

Valverde and Martin drop out of rain-hit world road race

Sep 29th 2019, 3:02 PM 5,671 Views 12 Comments

Conditions are miserable in Yorkshire.

# yorkshire - Saturday 30 June, 2018

Four men killed and teenage girl in critical condition after Leeds crash
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

Four men killed and teenage girl in critical condition after Leeds crash

Jun 30th 2018, 2:54 PM 16,807 Views 5 Comments

Police are appealing for information on the crash.

# yorkshire - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Man jailed for life over murder of his former partner's daughter at Aldi supermarket
# Frenzied Attack
# Frenzied Attack

Man jailed for life over murder of his former partner's daughter at Aldi supermarket

Mar 15th 2018, 4:05 PM 52,615 Views 17 Comments

“This was a cold-blooded and public execution, carried out for the purpose of revenge.”

# yorkshire - Saturday 23 December, 2017

'Amazing, beautiful and a lovely person': Husband's tribute to woman killed in Aldi supermarket
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

'Amazing, beautiful and a lovely person': Husband's tribute to woman killed in Aldi supermarket

Dec 23rd 2017, 10:24 AM 43,747 Views 0 Comments

30-year-old Jodie Louise Willsher, who worked at the store, died in the attack.

# yorkshire - Friday 24 November, 2017

Teenage girl gets life for manslaughter of seven-year-old Katie Rough
# York
# York

Teenage girl gets life for manslaughter of seven-year-old Katie Rough

Nov 24th 2017, 9:23 PM 36,165 Views 33 Comments

The defendant denied murder but admitted manslaughter due to diminished responsibility.

# yorkshire - Friday 19 May, 2017

Two jailed over high-speed road race that killed four people
# England
# England

Two jailed over high-speed road race that killed four people

May 19th 2017, 2:31 PM 15,172 Views 16 Comments

11 defendants who watched the race were also sentenced today.

# yorkshire - Friday 19 August, 2016

Man who has to inform police if he plans to have sex loses appeal
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

Man who has to inform police if he plans to have sex loses appeal

Aug 19th 2016, 8:40 PM 33,241 Views 0 Comments

John O’Neill wanted his Sexual Risk Order to be overturned.

# yorkshire - Sunday 17 July, 2016

Five people injured in UK helicopter crash
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

Five people injured in UK helicopter crash

Jul 17th 2016, 7:23 PM 15,842 Views 8 Comments

The crash happened this afternoon at Breighton Aerodrome in Yorkshire.

# yorkshire - Sunday 19 June, 2016

"A 21st Century Good Samaritan": Jo Cox remembered at church service in her hometown
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

"A 21st Century Good Samaritan": Jo Cox remembered at church service in her hometown

Jun 19th 2016, 1:25 PM 17,815 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, a record-breaking fundraiser for the MP raised £600,000 in just two days

# yorkshire - Thursday 16 June, 2016

British Labour MP Jo Cox has died after being shot and stabbed on the street
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

British Labour MP Jo Cox has died after being shot and stabbed on the street

Jun 16th 2016, 5:17 PM 136,370 Views 236 Comments

A man was also injured in the incident.

# yorkshire - Saturday 9 April, 2016

You can buy this entire village - including pub, petrol station and 43 houses - for €25 million
# Bargain
# Bargain

You can buy this entire village - including pub, petrol station and 43 houses - for €25 million

Apr 9th 2016, 6:00 PM 40,316 Views 21 Comments

West Heslerton was owned by the same family for 150 years. But now the last owner is gone, and she had no heir…

# yorkshire - Monday 28 March, 2016

Man dies after car plunges off motorway into river
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

Man dies after car plunges off motorway into river

Mar 28th 2016, 12:45 PM 18,263 Views 6 Comments

The incident happened at about 6.30am this morning.

# yorkshire - Friday 11 March, 2016

A radio host pranked his co-worker by reading out curse words 'on air' and she FREAKED
# Somebody Help Me
From The Daily Edge
# Somebody Help Me

A radio host pranked his co-worker by reading out curse words 'on air' and she FREAKED

Mar 11th 2016, 8:08 AM 7,205 Views 4 Comments

“ALEX. ALEX, YOU CAN’T. ALEX!”

# yorkshire - Friday 19 February, 2016

Massive explosion completely destroys house
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

Massive explosion completely destroys house

Feb 19th 2016, 10:26 AM 19,408 Views 25 Comments

At least one person is dead.

# yorkshire - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Yorkshire town split in two as bridge collapses in storm
# Flooding
# Flooding

Yorkshire town split in two as bridge collapses in storm

Dec 29th 2015, 8:20 PM 32,898 Views 32 Comments

“The situation is serious and there is a significant risk to life.”

# yorkshire - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

27 students mysteriously take ill at a school in England
# North Yorkshire
# North Yorkshire

27 students mysteriously take ill at a school in England

Nov 11th 2015, 4:55 PM 33,301 Views 24 Comments

Emergency services attended the scene, while some of the pupils were taken to hospital.

# yorkshire - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Superhero funeral held for seven-year-old boy who died on building site
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

Superhero funeral held for seven-year-old boy who died on building site

Aug 11th 2015, 7:08 PM 22,801 Views 10 Comments

“His smile could light up a room.”

# yorkshire - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Tour operator apologises to parents of children killed by faulty boiler
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Tour operator apologises to parents of children killed by faulty boiler

May 17th 2015, 7:16 PM 22,816 Views 16 Comments

Christianne and Robert Shepherd died from carbon monoxide poisoning in 2006.

# yorkshire - Friday 13 March, 2015

Cut the music: Police bust illegal karaoke website
# The Fun Police
# The Fun Police

Cut the music: Police bust illegal karaoke website

Mar 13th 2015, 6:00 PM 11,969 Views 14 Comments

They were hosting a large number of copyrighted files.

# yorkshire - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Body of newborn baby girl found in wheelie bin
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

Body of newborn baby girl found in wheelie bin

Dec 2nd 2014, 7:43 AM 17,449 Views 27 Comments

Police have issued an urgent appeal for help in tracing her mother.

# yorkshire - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Rotherham victim: 'I was a child and they should have stepped in...I will never forget'
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

Rotherham victim: 'I was a child and they should have stepped in...I will never forget'

Aug 27th 2014, 8:33 AM 17,388 Views 76 Comments

Victims of the Rotherham gangs have said that the current investigations are “too late”.

# yorkshire - Monday 11 August, 2014

Google had an epic NSFW mix-up with an innocent English village
# Cock-up
From The Daily Edge
# Cock-up

Google had an epic NSFW mix-up with an innocent English village

Aug 11th 2014, 8:19 PM 4,517 Views 0 Comments

Poor Skellow.

# yorkshire - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Here's the large mashed potato spill that caused traffic chaos on a UK road
# Smash
From The Daily Edge
# Smash

Here's the large mashed potato spill that caused traffic chaos on a UK road

Jun 22nd 2014, 5:00 PM 5,937 Views 3 Comments

*insert potato pun here*

# yorkshire - Saturday 7 June, 2014

We don't like cricket* but we love this brilliant two-man catch
# Howzat?
From The42
# Howzat?

We don't like cricket* but we love this brilliant two-man catch

Jun 7th 2014, 11:26 AM 3,425 Views 10 Comments

*Actually, we do like cricket.

# yorkshire - Saturday 12 April, 2014

Crufts winner 'Xena' among five chihuahuas nabbed by dog snatchers
# Dognapped
# Dognapped

Crufts winner 'Xena' among five chihuahuas nabbed by dog snatchers

Apr 12th 2014, 12:24 PM 16,270 Views 40 Comments

Police in Yorkshire say that the owners of the dogs are “desperate to find them”.

# yorkshire - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Lucas Radebe part of consortium bidding to buy stake in Leeds United
# LUFC
From The42
# LUFC

Lucas Radebe part of consortium bidding to buy stake in Leeds United

Nov 20th 2013, 11:16 PM 3,034 Views 4 Comments

The former club captain has submitted official interested in the acquisition and says it would be a ‘dream’.

# yorkshire - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

MEP abruptly ends interview after denying phrase "Bongo Bongo Land" is racist
# Not A Racist
# Not A Racist

MEP abruptly ends interview after denying phrase "Bongo Bongo Land" is racist

Aug 7th 2013, 8:47 PM 16,293 Views 87 Comments

“Off you go, I can’t be bothered with you”, UKIP politician Godfrey Bloom tells Channel 4′s Krishnan Guru Murthy.

# yorkshire - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Far-right protesters turn up at mosque, worshippers give them tea
# England
# England

Far-right protesters turn up at mosque, worshippers give them tea

May 29th 2013, 1:15 PM 52,592 Views 81 Comments

Supporters of the English Defence League were unexpectedly met with tea and biscuits as they turned up at the mosque in York, England.

# yorkshire - Monday 18 March, 2013

British police probe death of artist David Hockney's assistant
# Britain
# Britain

British police probe death of artist David Hockney's assistant

Mar 18th 2013, 1:18 PM 12,354 Views 4 Comments

Police said the 23-year-old died in mysterious circumstances but that there were no signs of violence.

# yorkshire - Monday 24 September, 2012

Lock steady: New boy Denton warming to life with European champions Leinster
# Pro12
From The42
# Pro12

Lock steady: New boy Denton warming to life with European champions Leinster

Sep 24th 2012, 6:39 PM 1,481 Views 0 Comments

The Irish-qualified second-row played his first full game for Joe Schmidt’s side at the weekend and now has Connacht in his sights.

# yorkshire - Friday 13 January, 2012

Man rings 999 to report a fight - in Eastenders
# Fail
From The Daily Edge
# Fail

Man rings 999 to report a fight - in Eastenders

Jan 13th 2012, 3:54 PM 8,754 Views 12 Comments

Police in England have revealed some of the most pointless phone calls made to 999 in the past month – including a woman who wanted them to give her number to Mark Wahlberg…

# yorkshire - Thursday 4 August, 2011

Double murderer to be extradited to the UK
# Courts
# Courts

Double murderer to be extradited to the UK

Aug 4th 2011, 5:51 PM 438 Views 4 Comments

Ioan Thomas, formerly known as Ian Kentzer, pleaded guilty to two murders in 1991 but violated his release conditions.

# yorkshire - Monday 13 June, 2011

Mullingar man takes inaugural Deca Ironman crown
# Ironman
From The Daily Edge
# Ironman

Mullingar man takes inaugural Deca Ironman crown

Jun 13th 2011, 9:57 AM 2,778 Views 5 Comments

Gerry Duffy was one of only three men to finish the course – swimming 24 miles, cycling 1120 miles, then running for 262.

# yorkshire - Tuesday 4 January, 2011

3.6-magnitude earthquake strikes North Yorkshire
# Britain
# Britain

3.6-magnitude earthquake strikes North Yorkshire

Jan 4th 2011, 9:43 AM 4,965 Views 0 Comments

Small tremor recorded in northern England just after 9pm yesterday.