Skipton and Ripon's Julian Smith is calling it "great news for our country and for local people".
The difference between the self-employed and the full-time employee has become a grey area which needs explaining.
Harrogate company CNG are very proud to be part of the local community. And this year they're taking an extra 30,000 steps to be an even bigger part of it.
The RMT union says that train operator Arriva Rail North has failed to provide assurances about having guards on all passenger services.
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Airline reveals "biggest ever" winter schedule
Ryanair is launching new services from Leeds Bradford Airport.