Government plans to create a gas supply based on fracking will lead to "overwhelming" public protests that will do "incredible damage" to the Conservatives in marginal seats, a Yorkshire academic has claimed.
A northern metro mayor has claimed that the entire North East and large parts of rural Yorkshire will not "benefit in any way" from HS2 or the proposed Northern Powerhouse Rail project connecting major cities with high speed trains.
The council responsible for England's largest county has warned that it would be "catastrophic" if the millions of pounds in funding it gets every year to pay for adult social care is not continued by the Government.
Former Sheffield Lord Mayor Magid Magid may only have four months as an MEP for Yorkshire and the Humber but he's determined to make as much noise as possible in his new role, including a tour of the region he represents. Rob Parsons reports.
A trip to visit the D-Day beaches in Normandy led to a moment of personal reflection for North Yorkshire County Council leader Carl Les, before his attention turned to a crisis closer to home. Rob Parsons reports.
Plans for a low-tax 'free port' on the edge of Yorkshire after the UK leaves the European Union took a step forward today as the Government announced plans to set up ten of the sites around the country.
School pupils in Leeds have suggested that Pacers could be used as a soft play area for children on the autistic spectrum as a contest was officially launched to find new uses for the much-maligned train carriages.
The Government could help solve the adult social care funding crisis by introducing a mandatory system where everyone pays around one per cent of their earnings into a private insurance system, according to a Yorkshire MP.