York

Windrush 70: The serviceman reunited with his future bride

How a World War Two soldier returned to England on the Windrush and was reunited with the love of his life.
Categories: North Yorkshire, York

New technology helps to improve treatment for NHS patients with depression

York University RSS News Feed - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 23:30
A new web-based “feedback” technology which allows therapists to accurately monitor how patients with depression are coping has been found to reduce the probability of deterioration during psychological treatment by 74%, a new study has found.
Categories: York

County Championship: Jimmy Adams scores century as Hampshire hit back against Yorkshire

North Yorkshire and York BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 21:54
Hampshire's Jimmy Adams hits an unbeaten 132 as they seize the initiative against Yorkshire on day two at the Ageas Bowl.
Categories: North Yorkshire, York

Relocated Dalby Forest sculpture plan approved

North Yorkshire and York BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 17:36
The sculpture has been designed by Turner Prize-winning artist Rachel Whiteread.
Categories: North Yorkshire, York

Dozens of geese shot and dumped in River Ure at Wensleydale

North Yorkshire and York BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 16:57
Walkers found about 25 dead adult and juvenile geese in the River Ure in the Yorkshire Dales.
Categories: North Yorkshire, York

Researchers creating new ‘music dimension’ at Abbey Road Studios

York University RSS News Feed - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 11:42
Researchers at the University of York, working with the world-famous Abbey Road Studios, have completed a trial of new audio technologies that allow listeners of popular music to sample a virtual reality sound experience.
Categories: York

York academic part of ‘dream team’ of scientists who explored remote African forest

York University RSS News Feed - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 10:02
A University of York academic was part of a ‘dream team’ of scientists who scaled a remote volcano in Africa to explore an undisturbed tropical rainforest.
Categories: York

Scientists from York involved in national Clean Air Day

York University RSS News Feed - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 23:50
Scientists from the University of York have been involved in teaching children the importance of air quality as part of national Clean Air Day.
Categories: York

County Championship: Ballance ton aids Yorkshire recovery v Hampshire

North Yorkshire and York BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 22:01
Gary Ballance hits 109 as Yorkshire overcome a slow start on day one against Hampshire in Southampton.
Categories: North Yorkshire, York

WWII bomb taken to York shop sparks alert

North Yorkshire and York BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 16:49
Army bomb squad at shop after seller brings in World War II device
Categories: North Yorkshire, York

Men charged after Hambleton cockfighting raid

North Yorkshire and York BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 11:39
Police and RSPCA officers bought charges following a raid at a site in North Yorkshire.
Categories: North Yorkshire, York

European cycling speed record broken in North Yorkshire

North Yorkshire and York BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 11:28
Neil Campbell breaks European cycling speed record in North Yorkshire.
Categories: North Yorkshire, York

Quantum step forward in protecting communications from hackers

York University RSS News Feed - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 11:13
Researchers at the University of York have shown that a new quantum-based procedure for distributing secure information along communication lines could be successful in preventing serious security breaches.
Categories: York

Say Cheese! Why a toothy smile makes it easier for you to be identified

York University RSS News Feed - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 00:01
A fulsome smile in a photo makes it easier for people to identify the individual, say researchers at the University of York.
Categories: York

Drink drive McDonald's golf buggy teen banned for 12 months

North Yorkshire and York BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 13:59
Jamie Elliot, 18, tried to drive a golf buggy through a McDonald's drive-thru.
Categories: North Yorkshire, York

Expert Reaction: Government urged to consider legalising cannabis

York University RSS News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 11:28
Former Conservative party leader, William Hague, has urged the government to reconsider legalising cannabis. Lecturer in Mental Health, Ian Hamilton, at the University of York, reacts to the news:
Categories: York

Rewiring plant defence genes to reduce crop waste

York University RSS News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 10:42
A new study suggests plants could be genetically rewired to resist the devastating effects of disease, significantly reducing crop waste worldwide.
Categories: York

Northern Rail: Guards row sparks fresh strikes

North Yorkshire and York BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 01:03
The RMT union says imposing driver-only services is a risk to public safety.
Categories: North Yorkshire, York

GTR and Northern rail bosses 'were aware' of likely chaos

North Yorkshire and York BBC News Feed - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 20:35
Rail industry bosses are questioned by MPs after timetable changes cause delays and cancellations.
Categories: North Yorkshire, York

One-Day Cup: Hampshire beat Yorkshire to set up Lord's final against Kent

North Yorkshire and York BBC News Feed - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 18:13
Hampshire captain James Vince makes a brilliant 171 to inspire his side's One-Day Cup semi-final win over Yorkshire.
Categories: North Yorkshire, York

Pages

Subscribe to thelocalnewspapers.mobi aggregator - York