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Firefighters find body in basement after Illinois Street house explosion - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Firefighters find body in basement after Illinois Street house explosion  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Rochester firefighters recovered a body in a basement after a home on Illinois Street was obliterated in an explosion Wednesday night. Rochester Fire ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:03 am


Ann Gish Phillips Dies at 70; Designed and Sold Luxury Bedding - The New York Times

Ann Gish Phillips Dies at 70; Designed and Sold Luxury Bedding  The New York Times

Ann Gish Phillips, a bedding and textiles designer whose luxury home goods company sold more than 1,500 products in stores around the globe, died on Aug.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:14 pm


Could we BE any more excited? ‘Friends’ fans nuts for 25th anniversary merch - York Dispatch

Could we BE any more excited? ‘Friends’ fans nuts for 25th anniversary merch  York Dispatch

If you're a “Friends” superfan, there are lots of ways to celebrate the show's 25th anniversary in September.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:43 pm


York city guide: Where to eat, drink, shop and stay in the north’s historical gem - The Independent

York city guide: Where to eat, drink, shop and stay in the north’s historical gem  The Independent

York is a city that's truly living among history, with modern, independent shops tucked beneath Roman walls and contemporary restaurants down the road from ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:18 pm


New York Galleries: What to See Right Now - The New York Times

New York Galleries: What to See Right Now  The New York Times

The Lebanese artist Simone Fattal seems to make small ceramic sculptures the way some artists dash off fast, skillful sketches. There's a sense of intoxicating ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:30 am


Could Architecture Help You Live Forever? - The New York Times

Could Architecture Help You Live Forever?  The New York Times

For a pair of avant-garde artists, eternal life wasn't just a dream — it was a possibility. As long, that is, as you were committed to an uncomfortable existence.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:04 pm


This man is the model behind Epstein's bizarre Clinton painting - New York Post

This man is the model behind Epstein's bizarre Clinton painting  New York Post

Chistophe Naye posed for the now-viral Bill Clinton painting that hung in Jeffrey Epstein's Upper East Side pad.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:21 pm


Delivery man bludgeons Florida woman to death and sets her on fire, cops say - New York Daily News

Delivery man bludgeons Florida woman to death and sets her on fire, cops say  New York Daily News

A 75-year-old Boca Raton woman met an unnatural end Tuesday after a delivery man who had just installed a washer-dryer in her home proceeded to bludgeon ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:17 pm


1619 Project: conservative attacks reveal a cult of American innocence - Vox.com

1619 Project: conservative attacks reveal a cult of American innocence  Vox.com

The New York Times's 1619 project is under fire from conservatives. Here's what they miss.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:40 pm


Touring the Overlooked Islands of New York - New York Magazine

Touring the Overlooked Islands of New York  New York Magazine

More than 30 islands lie beyond the familiar borders of New York City's five boroughs — some are tar-covered towers of trash, others offer sanctuary to migratory ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:17 pm


What ‘Victory’ Looks Like: A Journey Through Shattered Syria - The New York Times

What ‘Victory’ Looks Like: A Journey Through Shattered Syria  The New York Times

On an eight-day visit, New York Times journalists given rare access to Syria found ruin, grief and generosity. What was missing after eight years of civil war?

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:32 pm


Former Savills offices in York set to become 14 flats | York - York Press

Former Savills offices in York set to become 14 flats | York  York Press

A THREE-storey office building in York is set to be converted into flats after being bought by property development business, York Two Limited.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:36 am


Sustainability story continues at Menkes' One York build - Daily Commercial News

Sustainability story continues at Menkes' One York build  Daily Commercial News

Among 12 Ontario projects that have earned LEED certification since July 1, the fit-out of the 11th and 12th floors of Menkes' 35-storey One York office building ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:05 am


Beetle mania! This is where York's latest street art could appear – a dazzling green bug - YorkMix

Beetle mania! This is where York's latest street art could appear – a dazzling green bug  YorkMix

A giant mural of a tansy beetle – a brilliant green beetle known as the Jewel of York – is set to become a new landmark on Queen Street, close to the city walls ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:56 am


FDNY fireman's widow sues city over Ed Norton movie set blaze - New York Post

FDNY fireman's widow sues city over Ed Norton movie set blaze  New York Post

Eileen Davidson — whose husband, Michael Davidson, died March 22, 2018 — filed the Manhattan Supreme Court lawsuit Monday following a judge's order ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:16 am


Iceland Mourns Loss of a Glacier by Posting a Warning About Climate Change - The New York Times

Iceland Mourns Loss of a Glacier by Posting a Warning About Climate Change  The New York Times

Higher global temperatures are threatening glaciers, which cover 11 percent of Iceland and are prominent tourist attractions.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 8:10 pm


The New Spiritual Consumerism - The New York Times

The New Spiritual Consumerism  The New York Times

On shows like “Queer Eye,” makeovers, shopping and redecorating are presented as deeply meaningful — even political.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 9:47 am


Hong Kong Protesters Love Pepe the Frog. No, They’re Not Alt-Right. - The New York Times

Hong Kong Protesters Love Pepe the Frog. No, They’re Not Alt-Right.  The New York Times

To much of the world, the cartoon frog is a hate symbol. To Hong Kong protesters, he's something entirely different: one of them.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 8:23 am


York's climate champion Christian Vassie speaks out on how to make the city cleaner and greener... - York Press

York's climate champion Christian Vassie speaks out on how to make the city cleaner and greener...  York Press

THERE'S a joke Christian Vassie tells to satirise those who insist there's no such thing as climate change so we don't need to clean up our act.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 6:11 am


WEEKEND DIRT-TRACK RACING: Danny Dietrich drives to Lincoln Speedway 410 sprint triumph - York Dispatch

WEEKEND DIRT-TRACK RACING: Danny Dietrich drives to Lincoln Speedway 410 sprint triumph  York Dispatch

Danny Dietrich raced to the $4000 victory on Saturday night at Lincoln Speedway in the 30-lap 410 sprint feature.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 5:59 pm


Chasing Waves on Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way - The New York Times

Chasing Waves on Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way  The New York Times

There was surf somewhere from County Kerry to County Donegal, if only they could find it.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 7:00 am


In Russia, After the Radiation Came the Rumors - The New York Times

In Russia, After the Radiation Came the Rumors  The New York Times

Coping with an unseen risk, residents of a city near a nuclear accident turned to one another for advice. The government has mostly remained silent.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 11:14 pm


In Tlaib’s Ancestral Village, Grandmother Weathers a Global Political Storm - The Indian Express

In Tlaib’s Ancestral Village, Grandmother Weathers a Global Political Storm  The Indian Express

Suddenly pulled into an international uproar, the 90-year-old grandmother of Representative Rashida Tlaib has barely kept up with the dizzying drama.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 5:58 pm


The Unexpectedly Tropical History of Brutalism - The New York Times

The Unexpectedly Tropical History of Brutalism  The New York Times

Long associated with European cities, the style has plenty of history in other parts of the world, too. In Brazil, it reached a surprising apotheosis.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 1:03 pm


The Supreme Court’s Second Amendment Appetite - The New York Times

The Supreme Court’s Second Amendment Appetite  The New York Times

The sound of gunshots is still ringing in the country's ears. Do the justices hear it too?

Published on 15 August 2019 | 10:00 am


Art Disappears in Private Hands. Can Social Media Resurface It? - The New York Times

Art Disappears in Private Hands. Can Social Media Resurface It?  The New York Times

Private art collections are notoriously secretive. A collective website aims to make them viewable by all.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 4:54 pm


10 great walks near famous Yorkshire churches | Find walks from across Britain - Yorkshire Life

10 great walks near famous Yorkshire churches | Find walks from across Britain  Yorkshire Life

Yorkshire has a number of churches built throughout the ages. The monks may have left long ago, but the secluded locations of these buildings mean that they ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Vietnamese teenager who vanished in York is found safe and well - The Guardian

Vietnamese teenager who vanished in York is found safe and well  The Guardian

Police do not say where Linh Le is discovered as officers search house and nail bar.

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


If Only These Walls (and Bookcases) Could Talk - The New York Times

If Only These Walls (and Bookcases) Could Talk  The New York Times

Transparency is one of the biggest trends in modern office design: open floor plans, fewer offices, glass walls and doors. And at a time when #MeToo has called ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Want to See the Mona Lisa? Get in Line - The New York Times

Want to See the Mona Lisa? Get in Line  The New York Times

Leonardo da Vinci's famous painting has been moved to a new room in the Louvre while its usual home is renovated. That's causing some commotion for ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 5:04 pm


Brian Mullins completes 24-hour walk round York Walls - York Press

Brian Mullins completes 24-hour walk round York Walls  York Press

THOUSANDS of people explored the city's mediaeval defences during the Second York Walls Festival this weekend.

Published on 11 August 2019 | 3:40 pm


Spooks for sale! One-of-a-kind Ghost Shop to open on historic York street - YorkMix

Spooks for sale! One-of-a-kind Ghost Shop to open on historic York street  YorkMix

The York Ghost Merchants shop will open on Shambles in a few days, offering residents and visitors a 'refreshingly different kind of souvenir' – your very own, ...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


15 trees face axe in York gardens flood defence plan - York Press

15 trees face axe in York gardens flood defence plan  York Press

UP to 15 trees may have to be felled in York's Museum Gardens to allow for a major upgrade of flood defences. The Environment Agency is proposing to raise ...

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Vietnamese tourist missing from York: Eight arrested - BBC News

Vietnamese tourist missing from York: Eight arrested  BBC News

Vietnamese national Linh Le, who is 15 and speaks no English, vanished from her tour group in York.

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Things to do in York this weekend - YorkMix

Things to do in York this weekend  YorkMix

Dodge dinosaurs and daleks, uncover the secrets of York's ancient fortifications, boogie with Bootleg Blondie and enjoy a dramatic birthday party. As always ...

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


York Walls Festival activities to celebrate historic city walls | York - York Press

York Walls Festival activities to celebrate historic city walls | York  York Press

A FESTIVAL to celebrate York's medieval walls will take place this weekend.

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Plans to reveal Roman gateway buried for 800 years under York's walls - Yorkshire Post

Plans to reveal Roman gateway buried for 800 years under York's walls  Yorkshire Post

But now archaeologists have revealed ambitious plans to dig into a previously unexcavated section of the walls - with the aim of unearthing a buried Roman ...

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


VIDEO - Looking ahead to the York Walls Festival - Minster FM

VIDEO - Looking ahead to the York Walls Festival  Minster FM

The second York Walls Festival takes place this weekend (10/11 Aug) to celebrate the city's medieval walls. Building on the success of the 2018 event, this ...

Published on 5 August 2019 | 7:00 am


If These Walls Could Talk: A War Correspondent Revisits a Hotel of Ghosts - The New York Times

If These Walls Could Talk: A War Correspondent Revisits a Hotel of Ghosts  The New York Times

The Liwan — where journalists such as Anthony Shadid often stayed — once hummed with Syria's hopes and fears.

Published on 4 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Yorkshire Dales flash flooding: Roads shut and bridge collapses - BBC News

Yorkshire Dales flash flooding: Roads shut and bridge collapses  BBC News

A bridge collapsed as flash flooding hit part of North Yorkshire when a month's rain fell in four hours. The region is braced for more rainfall as the Met Office has ...

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


The Best Pubs in York - Food & Drink Guide (2019) - The Yorkshire Press

The Best Pubs in York - Food & Drink Guide (2019)  The Yorkshire Press

There are few destinations in the UK where Beer lovers are as well catered for than in York. The historic city has a lengthy story to tell, with countless landmarks, ...

Published on 29 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Supreme Court Lets Trump Proceed on Border Wall - The New York Times

Supreme Court Lets Trump Proceed on Border Wall  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Friday gave President Trump a victory in his fight for a wall along the Mexican border by allowing the administration to ...

Published on 26 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Long Before Border Walls, Entering the U.S. From Mexico Was as Easy as Crossing a Street - The New York Times

Long Before Border Walls, Entering the U.S. From Mexico Was as Easy as Crossing a Street  The New York Times

The border between the United States and Mexico has long been separated by barriers. But these barriers weren't always about deterring immigration.

Published on 25 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Woman rescued from city walls in York - York Press

Woman rescued from city walls in York  York Press

A WOMAN was rescued from the city walls in York early this morning (July 23).

Published on 23 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Best Things to do in York - 13 Must-See Attractions - The Yorkshire Press

Best Things to do in York - 13 Must-See Attractions  The Yorkshire Press

York is by far one of the most visited places in Yorkshire. Steeped in history and bursting with culture, this magnificent city has much to offer. The city itself dates ...

Published on 19 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Pub wall at risk of collapse - YorkMix

Pub wall at risk of collapse  YorkMix

An unstable wall in the beer garden of a popular city centre pub must be rebuilt because it is at risk of collapse, according to a council report. City of York Council ...

Published on 16 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Staten Island seawall: Designing for climate change - CNN

Staten Island seawall: Designing for climate change  CNN

By 2025, New York's Staten Island will be fortified by a towering seawall running 5.3 miles along the coast, an engineering feat designed to ward off a growing ...

Published on 14 July 2019 | 7:00 am


River of flowers plan for York - YorkMix

River of flowers plan for York  YorkMix

Councillor Michael Pavlovic has suggested colourful wildflowers could be planted alongside roads – a move he says would increase biodiversity, save the ...

Published on 10 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Work starts on second major flood defence scheme in York - York Press

Work starts on second major flood defence scheme in York  York Press

A SECOND major flood defence project is finally getting under way in York, more than three and a half years after the devastating floods of 2015.

Published on 10 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Extraordinary new art installation brings Van Gogh to life – video and pix - YorkMix

Extraordinary new art installation brings Van Gogh to life – video and pix  YorkMix

That's the new art installation at York St Mary's. Black-out blinds and a dozen projectors have transformed the former church into a stunning projected gallery of ...

Published on 9 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Burglar left his blood on the sheets and walls - York Press

Burglar left his blood on the sheets and walls  York Press

A TRAIN passenger burgled a horse stud when he missed his stop and started to walk home, York Crown Court heard.

Published on 7 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Part of York Bar Walls remains closed this week - Minster FM

Part of York Bar Walls remains closed this week  Minster FM

The section between Walmgate Bar and Fishergate Postern by the Phoenix pub should have reopened by now. A late delivery of stone has delayed repair work.

Published on 3 July 2019 | 7:00 am


The incredible Roman remains discovered in modern York - Yorkshire Post

The incredible Roman remains discovered in modern York  Yorkshire Post

As the city of Eboracum, York was one of the most important settlements in Roman Britain.

Published on 2 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Roland Walls (1954-2019): All that's folk. A Tribute - York Press

Roland Walls (1954-2019): All that's folk. A Tribute  York Press

Roland Walls, 1954-2019. A tribute from the Black Swan Folk Club, York.

Published on 29 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Roland Walls, lynchpin of Black Swan Folk Club, dies. UPDATED - York Press

Roland Walls, lynchpin of Black Swan Folk Club, dies. UPDATED  York Press

ROLAND Walls, organiser of the long-running Black Swan Folk Club in York, has died.

Published on 27 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Jacqui and Steve Walls return to Tunisia four years after terror attack - York Press

Jacqui and Steve Walls return to Tunisia four years after terror attack  York Press

A COUPLE who survived a deadly terrorist attack in Tunisia have returned to the scene on the fourth anniversary of the atrocity.

Published on 27 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Jocasta explores mysteries of fish in fin art - York Press

Jocasta explores mysteries of fish in fin art  York Press

FISH is on the walls as well as the menu at Partisan in York for the summer. The Micklegate café and restaurant will be full to the gills with Jocasta ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Hospice walk gives participants access to city walls after hours - York Press

Hospice walk gives participants access to city walls after hours  York Press

A POPULAR Midnight Walk in York in aid of a local hospice will this year give walkers exclusive access to the city's bar walls after hours.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:00 am


New York is building a wall to hold back the ocean - Vox.com

New York is building a wall to hold back the ocean  Vox.com

Climate change is leading to increasingly violent storms. Can sea walls hold back the floodwaters?

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:00 am


News - Midnight walk on York's Walls - Minster FM

News - Midnight walk on York's Walls  Minster FM

Hospice Walk exclusive access to City Walls after hours.

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Work on £2.5m York flood defence scheme finally under way - York Press

Work on £2.5m York flood defence scheme finally under way  York Press

WORK has finally started on a £2.5 million upgrade to flood defences in York city centre, three and a half years after the Boxing Day flooding of…

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Graffiti vandals deface York buildings including cemetery, hotel and Barbican - York Press

Graffiti vandals deface York buildings including cemetery, hotel and Barbican  York Press

YORK'S walls are being defaced by a wave of graffiti, with tags being sprayed recently on buildings including York Barbican, a club, a hotel and York Cemetery.

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Part of the York city walls to close for drama filming - Minster FM

Part of the York city walls to close for drama filming  Minster FM

Scenes for a crime drama on Japanese TV have already been shot at the Volunteer Arms pub on Watson Street off Holgate Road. The City of York Council said ...

Published on 29 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Crew films scenes for Japanese movie in York city centre | York - York Press

Crew films scenes for Japanese movie in York city centre | York  York Press

AN international film company has descended on York to shoot scenes in the historic city centre.

Published on 29 May 2019 | 7:00 am


York underground: the secret passageways and tunnels hidden beneath the city's surface - Yorkshire Post

York underground: the secret passageways and tunnels hidden beneath the city's surface  Yorkshire Post

First founded by the Romans as "Eboracum" in 71 AD, York is a city with several layers of history - quite literally.

Published on 13 May 2019 | 7:00 am


jaume plensa exhibits at rockefeller center's inaugural frieze sculpture 2019 - Designboom

jaume plensa exhibits at rockefeller center's inaugural frieze sculpture 2019  Designboom

as the iconic rockefeller center is transformed into an urban sculpture park, jaume plensa is among the 14 international artists to exhibit at new york's inaugural ...

Published on 1 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Roman relics found during work near York city walls - The Press, York

Roman relics found during work near York city walls  The Press, York

ARCHAEOLOGISTS have been given an opportunity to discover more about the history of the city's walls thanks to plans to remove Queen Street Bridge.

Published on 10 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Sheriff's army processes through York | York - The Press, York

Sheriff's army processes through York | York  The Press, York

A MEDIEVAL army processed through York and along the Bar Walls today.

Published on 6 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Blacksmiths Arms - The Press, York

Blacksmiths Arms  The Press, York

WHO do you support?” I jokingly asked the landlord at the village pub we had chosen for Saturday lunch.

Published on 23 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Graffiti artist to perform at Harrogate Spring Flower Show - The Press, York

Graffiti artist to perform at Harrogate Spring Flower Show  The Press, York

A GRAFFITI artist will be transforming backstreets and grey walls as part of this year's Harrogate Spring Flower Show.

Published on 20 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Parts of York's original railway station unearthed by developers - YorkMix

Parts of York's original railway station unearthed by developers  YorkMix

The old train turntable from the city's first proper station has been unearthed by the construction crew working on the Hudson Quarter development on Toft Green ...

Published on 18 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Clifford's Tower glows green for York St Patrick's Festival - The Press, York

Clifford's Tower glows green for York St Patrick's Festival  The Press, York

RAISE a glass to St Patrick's Day with the York Irish Association's celebrations this weekend.

Published on 15 March 2019 | 7:00 am


EATING OUT REVIEW: True Story, York | York - The Press, York

EATING OUT REVIEW: True Story, York | York  The Press, York

VEGANUARY may now only be a spectre at the feast for meat-eaters as March gets in to full swing, but for some being vegan is a way of life all year…

Published on 9 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Daffodils are already blooming on York's Bar Walls as mild weather continues - The Press, York

Daffodils are already blooming on York's Bar Walls as mild weather continues  The Press, York

TEMPERATURES are set to climb as high as 14C today in York - and these daffodils have responded to the exceptionally mild weather by blooming…

Published on 17 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Stranger gives £500 to appeal to help York's Emily Nicholson - The Press, York

Stranger gives £500 to appeal to help York's Emily Nicholson  The Press, York

THE mother of York brain tumour victim Emily Nicholson has revealed how a stranger visited their home and donated £500 to a £30000 appeal to fund…

Published on 28 January 2019 | 8:00 am


York city guide: from the Minster to Jorvik Viking Centre, how to spend a weekend in one of England’s loveliest cities - iNews

York city guide: from the Minster to Jorvik Viking Centre, how to spend a weekend in one of England’s loveliest cities  iNews

Outside London, there's arguably no English city with as much to see and do as York. Its medieval streets, range of quality museums, open-to-the-public old ...

Published on 25 January 2019 | 8:00 am


City walls in York closed - The Press, York

City walls in York closed  The Press, York

YORK'S city walls are closed today.

Published on 23 January 2019 | 8:00 am


101 things to look forward to in York in 2019 - YorkMix

101 things to look forward to in York in 2019  YorkMix

Famous faces, fabulous festivals and fun for all ages – that's what 2019 has in store in York. We've put together some of the highlights, which feature a dame and ...

Published on 20 January 2019 | 8:00 am


House in Queen Street, York, set to be converted into holiday flats - The Press, York

House in Queen Street, York, set to be converted into holiday flats  The Press, York

PLANS have been submitted for a house near York Railway Institute to be converted into four holiday flats.

Published on 15 January 2019 | 8:00 am


York Heritage Group launches evening walks of city walls - The Press, York

York Heritage Group launches evening walks of city walls  The Press, York

YORK Heritage Group are starting evening walks on the Walls between Bootham and Monk Bar.

Published on 7 December 2018 | 8:00 am


York's historic Micklegate Bar to close to outbound traffic - The Press, York

York's historic Micklegate Bar to close to outbound traffic  The Press, York

NEW restrictions on traffic travelling through part of York's city walls will be in place within days.

Published on 29 November 2018 | 8:00 am


GOING, GOING GONE: See what happened to the walls of York Prison - The Press, York

GOING, GOING GONE: See what happened to the walls of York Prison  The Press, York

In 1880 a man we know only as Mr Waterworth painted a wonderful watercolour of Clifford's Tower seen from what is now Tower Gardens. There's a lot going on ...

Published on 18 November 2018 | 8:00 am


York's best five-bar pub crawl according to TripAdvisor revealed - The Press, York

York's best five-bar pub crawl according to TripAdvisor revealed  The Press, York

THIS is the best five-venue pub crawl within York's walls, according the locals and visitors to the city.

Published on 5 November 2018 | 8:00 am


30000 poppies on walls of All Saints Church York - The Press, York

30000 poppies on walls of All Saints Church York  The Press, York

A YORK church has been adorned with 30000 poppies as it marks the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War.

Published on 3 November 2018 | 7:00 am


A Calm and Considerate Coffee at Gatehouse - The Yorker

A Calm and Considerate Coffee at Gatehouse  The Yorker

I wish to share with you one of my favourite places in York. If you are a lover of coffee or you are seeking some new cafés to relax or socialise in, I cannot ...

Published on 11 October 2018 | 7:00 am


New flood walls built in bid to prevent A19 traffic chaos - The Press, York

New flood walls built in bid to prevent A19 traffic chaos  The Press, York

NEW flood walls being built alongside the A19 at Fulford are set to help prevent traffic chaos on the York road network when the River Ouse floods severely in ...

Published on 7 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Flood defence walls ruled out for River Foss - The Press, York

Flood defence walls ruled out for River Foss  The Press, York

ENGINEERS have ruled out building flood defence walls alongside the River Foss in York to help prevent a repeat of the 2015 flooding disaster.

Published on 25 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Here's what's on at the very first York Walls Festival - YorkMix

Here's what's on at the very first York Walls Festival  YorkMix

The very first York Walls Festival is putting that right, thanks to a concerted effort by community groups from across the city. York Walls Festival. Fri Aug 10-Sat ...

Published on 7 August 2018 | 7:00 am


York railway station plans could reveal hidden city walls - BBC News

York railway station plans could reveal hidden city walls  BBC News

The £15m plan for York will also include a new station square and improved parking and taxi ranks.

Published on 11 June 2018 | 7:00 am


A walk in York: Roman walls, battlements, turrets and the most glorious cathedral façade in Britain - Country Life

A walk in York: Roman walls, battlements, turrets and the most glorious cathedral façade in Britain  Country Life

Although I think of myself as a country walker, I do just as much in cities. Cambridge, obviously, where my early-morning walk is a fixture, but I often choose to ...

Published on 20 March 2018 | 7:00 am


York named as one of the world's top three walled cities - YorkMix

York named as one of the world's top three walled cities  YorkMix

Our humble abode has been given a big shout out by the global news network CNN. It has just published a guide to the globe's best medieval walled cities.

Published on 13 March 2018 | 7:00 am


What a Shambles: a walk around York’s ancient walls and alleys - The Guardian

What a Shambles: a walk around York’s ancient walls and alleys  The Guardian

A grand railway station and one of Europe's largest cathedrals contrast with tiny medieval lanes on this stroll through the ancient capital of England's north.

Published on 12 July 2017 | 7:00 am


Cash to preserve York's medieval city walls - BBC News

Cash to preserve York's medieval city walls  BBC News

The walls stretch for just over two miles and take two hours to walk round.

Published on 25 April 2017 | 7:00 am


York city walls update: there's good news and bad news - YorkMix

York city walls update: there's good news and bad news  YorkMix

It followed a routine inspection which discovered possible subsidence on the section between Fishergate Postern Tower and Fishergate Bar. The council said it ...

Published on 7 December 2016 | 8:00 am


Engineers close section of historic York city walls over fears of collapse - Yorkshire Post

Engineers close section of historic York city walls over fears of collapse  Yorkshire Post

A section of York's historic city walls has been closed to the public amid fears it could collapse.

Published on 4 December 2016 | 8:00 am


Section of York Walls closed over subsidence fears - YorkMix

Section of York Walls closed over subsidence fears  YorkMix

City of York Council said the section between Fishergate Postern Tower and Fishergate Bar will remain closed for the next few days on safety grounds “as ...

Published on 2 December 2016 | 8:00 am


Historic York walls to get £350,000 'urgent' repair grant - BBC News

Historic York walls to get £350,000 'urgent' repair grant  BBC News

York's historic mediaeval city walls are set to get £350000 towards "urgent" repairs.

Published on 9 June 2016 | 7:00 am








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