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Yorkshire Marathon 2019: race times, parking and road closures for the race

If you’re taking part in this year’s race, or will be watching from the sidelines cheering on friends and family, then this is everything you need to know about the Yorkshire Marathon 2019.

Key timings for the event

07:00 - Race office, baggage store and assembly areas open to ...

yesterday 20:59 open_in_new
Middlesbrough 0 West Brom 1: Robson-Kanu piles pressure on Boro

Substitute Hal Robson-Kanu grabbed a late winner at Middlesbrough to keep West Brom on top of the Championship.

The Baggies' first win on Teesside since 2009 was secured eight minutes from time when Boro looked on course to claim a vital point in their own bid to climb away from relegation ...

yesterday 19:56 open_in_new
Yorkshire Marathon 2019: race times, parking and road closures for the race

If you’re taking part in this year’s race, or will be watching from the sidelines cheering on friends and family, then this is everything you need to know about the Yorkshire Marathon 2019.

Key timings for the event

07:00 - Race office, baggage store and assembly areas open to ...

yesterday 19:56 open_in_new
ANALYSIS: Barnsley 1 Swansea City 1 - Tykes prove a point at Oakwell

“There’s a clear philosophy at the club, it’s got a DNA and that won’t change.”

Those were the pre-match words of Barnsley caretaker manager Adam Murray before Swansea City’s visit to Oakwell.

Brave thinking for a team who had failed to chalk up a ...

yesterday 19:56 open_in_new
Blackburn Rovers 2 Huddersfield Town 2: Bacuna rescues point for Terriers

Substitute Juninho Bacuna scored within six minutes of his introduction to give Huddersfield a 2-2 draw at Blackburn.

In a keenly-contested affair, the Terriers took a 12th-minute lead through Karlan Grant's penalty - his seventh goal of the season - before Lewis Holtby took advantage of a ...

yesterday 19:56 open_in_new
Hull City 2 QPR 3: We didn’t get going, admits Tigers chief Grant McCann

Ebere Eze converted two second-half penalties to help QPR to a deserved 3-2 victory at Hull.

Mark Warburton's well-drilled side dominated from the outset and were good value for three points.

That did not look likely after Jarrod Bowen gave Hull the lead with a superb strike after 21 ...

yesterday 19:56 open_in_new
ANALYSIS: How Rotherham United were beaten by an Oxford side with genuine momentum

But, in Oxford United, the Millers came up against a side with more momentum than them – and it showed as they ran out 2-1 winners.

Something had to give at the New York Stadium. Paul Warne’s men had won their last three games in all competitions but Oxford arrived in South Yorkshire ...

yesterday 19:56 open_in_new
Bradford City 2 Crawley Town 1: Bantams climb into second spot

Bradford City moved into second place in League Two as they beat Crawley Town to earn a third successive home win.

Harry Pritchard and substitute Danny Devine scored for the Bantams, with Reece Grego-Cox's late goal a consolation for the visitors.

Bradford began brightly and were ...

yesterday 19:56 open_in_new
Doncaster Rovers 2 Bristol Rovers 0: Sadlier nets to end Rovers' winless streak

Doncaster ended a four-game winless run and halted Bristol Rovers' hot streak.

Goals from Kieran Sadlier and Jon Taylor helped Rovers get back on track after back-to-back league defeats.

The visitors were awarded a penalty after 25 minutes when Sadlier was penalised for a high boot ...

yesterday 19:56 open_in_new
ANALYSIS: Leeds United 1 Birmingham City 0 - Touch of nostalgia in Whites victory

IT was nostalgia day at Elland Road as the great and the good descended upon Leeds United's home to celebrate the club's 100th birthday - at the end of a lavish and eventful week.

Unfortunately, on the first-half evidence, it was more like Groundhog Day, as Leeds - as has been their wont ...

yesterday 18:53 open_in_new
Darkness of postnatal depression that nearly destroyed new Yorkshire mother

Read more -> Postnatal depression explained

All the hope, the anticipation, had been crushed by the weight of deadly postnatal depression.

There were days, she says, when she couldn't open the curtains. When she would count down the hours until her husband came home.

There ...

yesterday 17:50 open_in_new
Fate of our village communities – The Yorkshire Post says

The opening today in Harrogate of Countryside Live, the smaller, autumnal sibling to the Great Yorkshire Show, comes as our rural communities stand at a crossroads.

North Yorkshire County Council recognised as much this week by appointing a panel of Town Hall outsiders – academics and ...

yesterday 17:50 open_in_new
Why campaign to save beautiful Nidd Gorge from relief road was worth the fuss: Yorkshire Post Letters

From: ME Wright, Harrogate.

As one who shuns the spew-and-send outpourings on social media, I was unaware of the abuse suffered by North Yorkshire County Council in the Nidd Gorge ‘relief road’ battle (The Yorkshire Post, October 16).

Some readers may be wondering what the ...

yesterday 16:47 open_in_new
Chelsea Boothroyd: How Nexus in Leeds is playing a key role in fintech revolution

Now as engagement manager at Nexus – the University of Leeds’s innovation hub – the pace of change is still the only constant and I wouldn’t have it any other way. Far away from the hustle and bustle of Canary Wharf, I now start my day in York. It usually starts around ...

yesterday 12:35 open_in_new
This is why Leeds has been chosen by 02 as a 5G network hotspot

Read more

>Loan charge under scrutiny

>Asda takes step towards becoming a public company

The next-generation network will improve capacity and reliability in key areas, including train stations, business areas and entertainment and sports venues.

The launch sees 5G ...

yesterday 12:35 open_in_new
Khamisi McKain hoping Yorkshire public give Jamaica a warm welcome

THERE is bright, autumnal sun shine at Chapeltown Cougars’ ground on Thursday but Jamaica’s Khamisi McKain is still cold.

It is not only because the amateur club just outside Leeds city centre is such a departure from his usual abode in the Caribbean.

“It’s 29 degrees ...

yesterday 11:32 open_in_new
Rugby World Cup - England 40 Australia 16: Red Rose hammer Wallabies to reach semi-finals

England stormed into the World Cup semi-finals as two tries from Jonny May underpinned a record-equalling 40-16 victory over Australia at Oita Stadium.

May celebrated his 50th cap by touching down twice in the first half but a seventh successive win against the Wallabies was truly founded ...

yesterday 11:32 open_in_new
Barnsley v Swansea City - Survivor Adam Murray ready for Reds challenge

WHEN you have been through what Adam Murray has in football and life, it is easy to comprehend why the last emotion he will be feeling when he steps out in charge of Barnsley today is fear.

The Reds caretaker manager has packed a lot into his 38 years, which includes a 22-year career in ...

yesterday 10:29 open_in_new
Knife-edge vote on Prime Minister’s Brexit deal

MPs should consider how long they could delay and frustrate the process of Brexit, Boris Johnson claimed last night as he geared up for the biggest vote of his premiership so far to play out in the Commons.

The Prime Minister’s Brexit deal is set to be put in front of MPs in a ...

yesterday 09:26 open_in_new
Luminous ladders and CCTV 'could help improve safety after five deaths in York's rivers'

York Water Safety Forum met to discuss initiatives to improve safety after the tragedies, which involved youngsters whose average age was just 20.

Minutes of the meeting, released following a Freedom of Information request, show painting the top of the ladders on the waters’ edge ...

yesterday 08:23 open_in_new
Question time for councils over scrutiny of Welcome to Yorkshire and Sir Gary Verity – Tom Richmond

WELCOME To Yorkshire’s new-found transparency after the troubled tourism agency incurred £500,000 of costs following the resignations of the now disgraced ex-chief executive Sir Gary Verity, and former chairman Ron McMillan, is testimony to the pressure exerted by this newspaper and ...

yesterday 08:23 open_in_new