Today’s three-day weather forecast is as accurate as a 24-hour forecast in the 1990s. But floods are still particularly tricky to pin down.
Unseen from ground level, this Iron Age farmstead with recognisable round house near the Yorkshire Wolds is revealed in cropmarks. The lighter green shows it was carefully placed on a gravel rise surrounded by wetter land, shown here where the crop grows a darker green.
A hot summer reveals hidden history beneath the dried-out fields - but only when seen from the air.
One way to help opera lose its elitist image is to write new ones in regional accents. But can classically trained singers adapt their style?
Thankfully, defleshing bones has fallen out of fashion.
After one meeting with this rising Labour star, we were already talking about her leadership potential.
The truth is out on how the media’s reporting of the Hillsborough disaster impacted the public perception of the tragedy, but could the same be said for the British miners’ strike?
There’s clearly a growing enthusiasm for the sport but our experts crunched the numbers to see if this is just more middle-aged men in lycra (Mamils).
One of the spear points found in the 2,500-year-old grave in Pocklington, East Yorkshire.
What’s in a name? In search of the link between the Parisi people of East Yorkshire and Parisii of northern France.
Our expert joins the dots between the ancient kingdoms of yore and today’s Northern Powerhouse.
Yorkshire Ripper may be moved from Broadmoor Hospital to a regular prison. Does that mean he’s well?
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Could devolution for regions like Cornwall and Yorkshire be in the offing?
Get in line. Riders keeping out of the wind on the road to Sheffield.
When the Tour de France comes to town, it’s a chance to get your gladrags on. This year’s Grand Depart in Yorkshire saw Leeds decked out with yellow flowers, bikes placed in coffee bar windows, statues…
Blurred lines. Costs and benefits of the TDF are hard to define.
When the world’s greatest cycling race starts in Yorkshire, England on July 5, some 2-3m visitors are expected to turn out to watch a spectacle which will cost an estimated £10m to host. If the organisers…