Daniel Hutchinson (left) and Benjamin Robinson were arrested by police after taking these selfies to celebrate robbing fruit machines across the UK. Photograph: North Yorkshire Police/PA Wire

Two men who took cash from fruit machines across the UK were caught after they took selfies of themselves to celebrate their crimes, police have said.(...)

Residents in York are evacuated by members of a Mountain Rescue team after the River Foss bursts its banks. Photograph:: Anna Gowthorpe/PA

Hundreds of people are being evacuated from their homes as flooding continues across the north of England. Police in York advised between 300 and 40(...)

He said the emergency services did not know why the children initially felt ill, but said the hall where the 11am service was held was warm.  File photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

An emergency response was sparked when four pupils fainted during an Armistice Day service causing a “ripple effect” through the school. Up to 40 chil(...)

North Yorkshire police are trawling their records for references to Ted Heath following publication of an image of the former prime minister with suspected paedophile Jimmy Savile. Photograph: PA Wire

A former brothel-keeper at the centre of a child abuse controversy surrounding Sir Edward Heath is to be questioned by British authorities on the matt(...)

Jeremy Clarkson: says he  is already thinking about his next television project. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

Former Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson has revealed he was told he “probably” had cancer two days before the incident with a producer which resulte(...)

 Jeremy Clarkson: says  he will miss hosting Top Gear. File Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA Wire

Jeremy Clarkson has spoken of how much he will miss hosting Top Gear, and thanked fans for their support after he was axed from the popular motoring p(...)

The BBC on Wednesday dropped British “Top Gear” motoring show presenter Jeremy Clarkson after finding he had physically attacked a producer. Photograph: Reuters/Toby Melville

Jeremy Clarkson will face no further police action over his attack on a Top Gear producer at a hotel in Yorkshire last month, North Yorkshire Police s(...)

In a statement read by Mr Tymons lawyer, Paul Daniels, he said “Quite simply, Mr Tymon just wishes to return now to the job at the BBC he loves, as soon as possible”. Photograph: PA

Oisin Tymon, the Top Gear producer attacked by Jeremy Clarkson in a fracas which cost the BBC presenter his job has said he does not want to press (...)

North Yorkshire police have said 35 people had come forward with allegations about Jimmy Savile and Peter Jaconelli. Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA

Police have apologised to victims of Jimmy Savile and his friend Peter Jaconelli after concluding that officers missed opportunities to properly in(...)

Police are investigating the ‘unusual’ discovery.

A bin bag stuffed with thousands of pounds of cash has been left on the doorstep of a house in York. North Yorkshire Police said they will not reveal (...)