Tackling heroin and crack cocaine supply in rural towns is a police force's "number one priority".
Customers and staff were asked to evacuate a nearby Asda store and M&S Foodhall as a precaution.
This and other ancient words are included in a new dictionary of Yorkshire dialect.
Photographs of sound mirrors, with one in North Yorkshire, once used to detect enemy aircraft.
Boundary Riding in Richmond is just one of England's curious customs.
Harrogate secure a first National League win in six games despite Nicke Kabamba's debut goal for Hartlepool.
Former European Top 10 golfer Simon Dyson retires to concentrate on a coaching job at Mottram Hall in Cheshire.
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