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24 July 2014 Last updated at 21:15

Coal mine employee buyout 'shelved'Kellingley Colliery

The National Union of Mineworkers says an employee buyout to save Kellingley Colliery in North Yorkshire has been shelved.

Claudia LawrenceMan arrested in missing Claudia case

A man is arrested as part of the investigation into the murder of missing chef Claudia Lawrence, while forensic teams search a pub in her home city of York.

Spray painted seagullTour de France prank seagull rescued

A bright yellow seagull spotted by concerned holidaymakers in Scarborough was covered in paint, according to a local wildlife centre.

Len Tingle Article written by Len Tingle Len Tingle Political editor, Yorkshire

National parks face biggest change to governance

The Queen's Speech contained a brief reference to government plans that could see the biggest change to how the national parks are run in the six decades since they were set up.

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