Marguerite Hogg (46), from West Yorkshire, who is applying for an Irish passport following the Brexit vote.

Marguerite Hogg has always had an affinity with Ireland because of her Dublin-born father, and she has felt this more acutely since his death. But he(...)

Gavin Lupton, from Otley in West Yorkshire, sustained critical injuries when he crashed in the Dundrod 150 Challenge race at the Dundrod road circuit in Co Antrim on August 10th last. File photograph: Gavin Lupton/Twitter

A second competitor injured in the Ulster Grand Prix motorcycle racing event has died. Gavin Lupton, from Otley in West Yorkshire, sustained critical(...)

Finbarr Cronin, Wakefield’s Liberal Democrat candidate, says the Conservatives  came into the election relying on the Brexit vote ‘but people have moved on on both sides of the divide’

There are people in Wakefield who have never voted for the British Conservative Party, former coal miners who spit Margaret Thatcher’s name when Anton(...)

Police officers guard the approach to Southwark Bridge in London. Photograph: Neil Hall/Reuters.

The terrorist incidents at London Bridge and Borough Market follow less than a fortnight after the bombing at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester (...)

Blue Peter presenters  John Noakes, Valerie Singleton and Peter Purves, with the usual canine guests, in August 1968.  Photograph: PA Wire

John Noakes, television presenter, actor and writer, born March 6th, 1934; died May 28th, 2017 In 1977, the television presenter John Noakes, who has(...)

Those were the days . . . Steph and Tony Booth walking near the house they were renovating near Blacklion, Co Cavan  in 2004. They are now back in England. Photograph: Frank Miller

A few weeks ago Tony and I rented a small cottage in Suffolk near Aldeburgh in England. For a number of years I have suggested we visit, but have neve(...)

Thomas Mair, who has been found guilty at the Old Bailey, London of the murder of the MP Jo Cox. There is little doubt that he regarded Cox as a “collaborator” against the white race.  One of the last searches he conducted on Birstall library computers was into people who had been executed as traitors. Photograph:  West Yorkshire Police/PA Wire

Reclusive, nervous and by his own account gripped by feelings of worthlessness, Thomas Mair struck his neighbours and many of his relatives as odd but(...)

Jo Cox, who was shot and stabbed by Thomas Mair last June. She was 41 years old. Photograph: Yui Mok/West Yorkshire Police/PA Wire

An extreme right-wing terrorist has been sentenced to prison for the rest of his life for the murder of the Labour MP Jo Cox after a seven-day Old Bai(...)

Jo Cox and Thomas Mair who is accused of the murder of the Labour MP. Photograph: Yui Mok/West Yorkshire Police/PA Wire

Thomas Mair, who is accused of murdering the British Labour MP Jo Cox, has opted not to give evidence in his defence at the Old Bailey in London. Th(...)

A photograph, shown to the court’s jury, of right-wing documents and books in the home of Thomas Mair. Photograph: West Yorkshire Police/PA

The man accused of the murder of Labour MP Jo Cox stored books about German military history on a bookshelf topped with a gold-coloured Nazi eagle and(...)