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The Golden Years: Why Yorkshire is the best place to enjoy retirement

When to comes to retirement, there are few better places to settle down and enjoy the golden years than right here in Yorkshire.
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There are some excellent job opportunities on offer around Yorkshire in the healthcare profession

8 ideal jobs currently up for grabs in Yorkshire if you want to work in healthcare

Looking to kick start or progress your career in the healthcare industry?

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Mothercare to swing axe on 50 stores - but it's not known if Yorkshire outlets will be affected.

Mothercare is to swing the axe on 50 underperforming stores and re-hire the chief executive it sacked just weeks ago as part of a wide-ranging shake-up.

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Government slash maximum stakes to £2 on fixed-odds betting terminals

The maximum stake on a fixed-odds betting terminal (FOBT) is to be reduced from £100 to £2.
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A full list of planned roadworks in Yorkshire over the next week

It's always good to know where there is planned disruption on the roads.

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Rail strike: Yorkshire commuters facing another day of frustration and misery on the trains

Commuters across Yorkshire face another day of delays and frustration as strike action leads to a reduction of services.

Transport
Train services are once again being affected by strike action across Yorkshire today.

Rail strike: Yorkshire commuters facing another day of frustration and misery on the trains

Commuters across Yorkshire face another day of delays and frustration as strike action leads to a reduction of services.
Transport
Woolworths, also known as Woolies, was best known for its pick 'n' mix sweets, school clothing and stationary stock

Retail tragedy: The UK's best loved shops that have disappeared

2018 marks the year we wave goodbye to a number of retail and restaurant brands, with the likes of Toys R Us, Maplin and Carpetright being just a few of the biggest names who are closing down.

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Matalan recall cushions due to fire risk

High Street home and fashion retailer Matalan has recalled a number of coloured cushions after the stuffing was found to pose a potential fire risk.

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There are a range of jobs up for grabs around Yorkshire which aren't office based

6 ideal jobs currently on offer in Yorkshire if you hate working in an office

Thinking of making a career change?

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More rail strike misery for Yorkshire in May

More rail strike misery for Yorkshire in May

Rail union RMT has announced another 24-hour strike as part of a long-running dispute over the role of train guards.

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Video firm wins prestigious USA gig

Video firm wins prestigious USA gig

A Church Fenton-based film company has been showing its talents in New York this week.

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There are plenty of unique and unusual places to stay around Yorkshire

9 of the most unique and unusual places to stay in Yorkshire

From cosy cabins to sprawling castle estates, these unique locations around Yorkshire promise an unforgettable stay that is anything but ordinary.

Lifestyle
There are some great job opportunities currently on offer around Yorkshire for animal lovers

7 dream jobs currently on offer in Yorkshire for animal lovers

Are you a big animal lover?

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Firm put into administration

Firm put into administration

Wetherby-based construction business Haresign Limited has been put into administration with the loss off 11 jobs.

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There are a wealth of hands-on jobs on offer around Yorkshire to get stuck into

9 ideal jobs in Yorkshire if you like working with your hands

Not everyone is cut out for office life.

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5 of the best gin distilleries in Yorkshire

There's no denying that gin has made its claim as the nation's new favourite tipple, giving prosecco and craft beer a good run for their money as top orders at the bar.
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Easter travel: The roads you need to avoid as Yorkshire prepares for wintry Bank Holiday weekend

The great Easter getaway is expected to start this evening amid warnings that this could be one of the busiest bank holidays ever experienced on the roads.
Transport
Northern Rail services will be affected by strike action today.

Northern Rail strike: Further disruption to Yorkshire train services as RMT union holds second walkout in a week

Northern Rail workers are staging a further 24-hour walkout today in a long-running dispute over the future role of train guards.

Transport
Further industrial action is taking place today.

Train strikes explained: Why more action is taking place today to protect the role of guards

The National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers have gone on strike again today affecting train services in the North of England.

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