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    Weirdly, York has become the first city to be twinned with itself

    You don’t need to go anywhere to visit this twin town



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    Review: Antigone at York Theatre Royal

    Could Pilot Theatre breathe new life into this ancient tale of death, loyalty and power? Lawrence Edmonds finds out



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    Popular York restaurant rebrands as ale house and bistro

    All change for a venue which first opened 13 years ago



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    ‘Too many stag dos, too few quality events’ – York tourism report

    If the city is to double visitor spending, it needs to bring in more big spenders



  • york-poetry-slam-mark-grist

    Say Owt to win! New poetry slam features YouTube star Mark Grist

    It’s York’s first poetry slam in three years and organiser Henry Raby has a word to the wise…



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    Two men with a knife discovered breaking into a York house

    They stole an iPhone from the bedroom after being disturbed by the man who lived there




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    How the York Rescue Boat will help to save lives

    As the charity raises enough money to buy a boat, founder Dave Benson explains its mission



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    Are these York’s trendiest homes? Inside the Bonding Warehouse

    From pigeon loft to penthouses, the transformation of a York landmark



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    Heart-rending film captures York on the eve of the First World War

    Using contemporary footage and stills, it records life in the Edwardian city as conflict loomed



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    Ghouls, gore, shock and awe at Hallowscream 2014

    Pete Wise braves the freaks, scares and nightmares at York Maze and lives to tell the tale. Just



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    Save our riverbank protest against ‘obscene’ plan to fence off Ouse

    Demo planned after yacht club applies to fence off stretch of the Ouse



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    York must do more to protect its pubs after Tesco targets Punch Bowl

    Nick Love says the city has to fight back against greedy pubcos and supermarkets



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    From Greek tragedy to gang warfare, drama keeps it real

    A tale of war, power and family will resonate with young audiences, say Antigone’s writer and director



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    Book to the future: A tour of the new York library and archive

    A look behind closed library doors



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    Six things to do in York this weekend: October 18-19, 2014

    Music, monsters and markets… Alice Lavelle picks the best of the weekend’s events.



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    ‘Thumping’ Lib Dem win in by-election: video and Twitter reaction

    Former leader Andrew Waller returns to council with a landslide victory



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    14 tooth-achingly sweet facts about York and chocolate

    To mark National Chocolate Week (October 13-19), here are some facts you might not know about York’s sugary heritage…



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    Why York art is the best response to sarcasm aimed at travellers

    Jayne Shipley finds an antidote at the Eye of York to a recent news story



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    Review: The Johnny Cash Roadshow, Grand Opera House

    The man in black came back. Helen Stothard cashed in at the Grand Opera House



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    Review: The Restoration of Nell Gwyn, York Theatre Royal

    Lawrence Edmonds enters the wanton world of the English Restoration



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    ‘It’s time to speak truth to power’ – David Smith hits back at council

    The man at the centre of the Twitter storm says he can speak freely at last



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    Russ Wilcox is the new manager of York City

    Former boss of Scunthorpe has ‘track record of success in League Two’ says chairman



  • ian-mckellen-york-school

    Hollywood superstar inspires students on visits to York schools

    Wizard, mutant, campaigner and superstar makes an impression on staff and pupils



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    Haxby Road death: Two more men charged with manslaughter

    New charges will see two more men appear at York Magistrates’ Court