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York & Harrogate News

An e-fit of the man police wish to speak to.

Appeal after sex assault on train

Eric Marshall at his house Sunnyside in Bagby near Thirsk in 2011.

Enter our Ho Ho Homes competition and spread a bit of Christmas cheer in your street


£4m over five years to improve business conditions

The search for Rory gets underway again this morning.

New pictures emerge of missing Rory Johnson as search enters its second week

Missing man Rory Johnson

CCTV gives further information on missing man Rory Johnson

Michael Crowley-Milling. Picture: CERN.

£1m bequest battle after brilliant boffin makes basic geography mistake

The body of a Red Kite found at Edmundbyers in County Durham this year.

Get tough on bird of prey crime, says RSPB, as North Yorkshire tops nationwide league of shame

Chancellor George Osborne's Spending Review and Autumn Statement 2015

Autumn Statement: Chancellor George Osborne announces his spending plans

Oaklands Country Rest Home

91-year-old care home resident died of hypothermia because room was freezing


Police issue CCTV of women after trolley full of goods is taken from supermarket

Chancellor George Osborne announced the plans in his Autumn Statement to the House of Commons

Osborne abolishes controversial cuts to tax credits and rules out cuts to policing

Rory Johnson, left. The search for him, right.

Search under way for missing Rory Johnson postponed after River Ouse conditions in York assessed unsafe

Man hit by train

River search continues in York for missing Rory Johnson

A school nativity

Having a school nativity? Get it featured in The Northern Echo

The car after it was hit twice on the A1(M) Photo: Paul Cording via Twitter

No serious injuries after car involved in accident is ploughed into again on A1(M) in North Yorkshire

Search for missing Skipton man on night out in York stepped down until the morning

MUSEUM-BOUND: Sir Nigel Gresley passes over Yarm viaduct on its way to the National Railway Museum.

Iconic loco bows out of the public eye

COMEBACK EVENT: Liverpool with Joanna competing at the RoR National Championship Show

Rider scoops national retrained racehorse title months after breaking back

The Skoda Fabia, in the hedge of a house on High Moor Lane, near Tollerton

Lucky escape as cars plough into garden hedge and woodland ditch in North Yorkshire

AWARD: Dawn Flynn and family receive the award, on behalf of her son Michael Arnold, from Lord Lieutenant Barry Dodds CBE

Organ donors have been honoured posthumously at private ceremony

James Ray, from Easingwold. Two men have been arrested on suspicion of his murder and a third suspect is still being hunted

Two men arrested on suspicion of murdering North Yorkshire grandfather James Ray released on bail - third attacker still being hunted

SAMUEL DONLEY: Stabbed his best friend repeatedly after taking hallucinogenic N-bomb.

6 years for musician who killed best friend while on 'N-bomb' drug frenzy

Pensioner, 79, arrested in Operation Yewtree investigation in York

Pensioner, 79, interviewed in Operation Yewtree investigation in York

GREEN WINDOW: Sketch design of Welcome to Yorkshire’s 2016 Chelsea Flower Show Garden: God’s Own County-A Garden for Yorkshire.

A green window into the wonders of Yorkshire

Police have discovered the body of a woman in a wooded area of York. There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding her death

Young woman's body is discovered in woodland

Peter Lawrence with his daughter Claudia, who went missing in 2009

Remembering missing loved ones

ROAD CRASH: Sergeant Michele Pownall, who has been praised for her quick thinking

Army medic praised for help at North Yorkshire school coach crash scene

WINNING SELFIE: Oliver and Amelia with Capt Wade.

Selfie with ship's captain proves a winner

OFF TRACK: The derailed Northern Rail train near Knaresborough, North Yorkshire Picture: Dave Milnes (@PhotoDM) on Twitter

Passengers escape uninjured from North Yorkshire train derailment

Five-a-side player punched unconscious by opposition team member wearing Liverpool strip

Five-a-side player punched unconscious by opposition team member wearing Liverpool strip

Nick Gullon who produced the timeline charting the First World War in 1915 from The Northern Echo archives

An interactive journey through The Northern Echo archives of First World War 1915

REMEBRANCE: A wreath laid at Darlington Cenotaph.

Guide to Remembrance services in the North-East and North Yorkshire

REFUGEE'S PLIGHT: The film will highlight one woman's journey from horror.

Refugee's plight comes into focus in North Yorkshire

WHAT'S ON: Guide to fireworks displays in the North-East in 2015

Guide to North-East 2015 fireworks displays

Pensioner dies after road accident

Pensioner dies after road accident

LOCKED UP: A teenager blackmailed pupils on Snapchat and gathered hundreds of indecent images

Teenage blackmailer locked up over Xbox and Snapchat threats to pupils and hundreds of indecent images

A star baker in the making

Death of renowned glass artist

NEW HOME: (L to R): Katie Sharman, West of Yore Hunt committee member, Liz Philip, executive principal of Askham Bryan College with student Amy Clarke riding five-year-old Falco at the new point-to-point course.

Point-to-point meeting is saved


Documentary goes behind the scenes at one of the region's major theatres

FIONA BRUCE: Has presented the show since 2007.

Is the Antiques Roadshow's 'most valuable find ever' the FA Cup?

SINGING: Members of the choir, Albion, who will be performing in one of York's oldest churches, Holy Trinity Church

Choir perform in little-known medieval church in York

EVENING SPECTACLE: The Museum Gardens plays host to Illuminate Botanica. Picture: Anthony Chappel-Ross.

Fighting back against the night - with a festival of light

NEW ROLE: Professor Sir Malcolm Grant and Lady Grant talking to students during a day of celebrations to mark his inauguration.

New man at helm of university

NEW STAR: Great British Bake Off winner Nadiya Jamir Hussain.

Bake Off star joins foodie line-up

DEATH SCENE: The smashed wreckage of the Halifax in an Escrick field.

When happiness turned to heartache - a final tragedy

Wicked fraudster jailed for two years

Vandal causes damage valued at thousands.

Vandal causes damage valued at thousands.

CHAINSAW SCULPTOR: Lorraine Botterill with the dragon pumpkin. Picture: Anna Gowthorpe

Two baby elephants weigh in to carry off pumpkin prize

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