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Andrew Jackson: Washing hands and using hand driers

Do you wash your hands before you eat your meals?

Andrew Jackson: The season to be merry with Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Christmas retail opportunities

So here it is Merry Christmas, everybody’s having fun

Denis Kilcommons: What are the best regional accents

Britons prefer the Geordie dialect to all others. Yorkshire is second, followed by West Country, Welsh English and Mancunian

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Andrew Jackson: Washing hands and using hand driers

Do you wash your hands before you eat your meals?

Andrew Jackson: The season to be merry with Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Christmas retail opportunities

So here it is Merry Christmas, everybody’s having fun

Denis Kilcommons: What are the best regional accents

Britons prefer the Geordie dialect to all others. Yorkshire is second, followed by West Country, Welsh English and Mancunian

Robert Sutcliffe: Two decades on from the National Lottery's introduction to a grateful nation

Billions raised for good causes

A Saturday night classic - a doner kebab

Andrew Jackson: Kebabs, lager and other Mediterranean diets

Another week, another report on how to be healthier

Andrew Jackson: There could be big trouble in store for Tesco

What do you think about Tesco? Do you love the value and convenience the chain offers or do you believe it’s everything wrong with modern Britain?

Andrew Jackson: I've never heard of Dapper Laughs

Or at least I hadn't until the recent campaign

Andrew Jackson: Why I remember

It's easy to forget - but it's hard to justify why

Robert Sutcliffe in The Croppers Arms

Robert Sutcliffe: let's (not) talk about sex

Controlling the sexual behaviour of teenagers has always been a conundrum

Andrew Jackson: Why now for all the roadworks

You can't go anywhere without being delayed by a man in a hi-vis vest

Andrew Jackson: I'm terrified by public information films

The Spirit of Dark and Lonely Water is worse than a Hollywood horror

Robert Sutcliffe: I bristle at shaving in public

Contemporary questions received by etiquette bible, Debrett’s, no longer limited to how to address an earl

Andrew Jackson: David Cameron on collision course in Leeds - with a jogger

Security blooper as Leeds jogger runs into PM Cameron

Scarborough from below Valley Bridge

Andrew Jackson: Libary online with all the answers

What does America know about Yorkshire?

Andrew Jackson: Cameron puts faith in HS2 to win northern votes

But will hi speed link between Leeds and Manchester help Huddersfield

Ched Evans

Robert Sutcliffe: the Ched Evans debate delivers no easy answers

The Wales international was found guilty by a jury at Caernarvon Crown Court in 2012 of raping a 19-year-old woman in a hotel the previous year

Andrew Jackson: Bicycles, television and sex - thank you Scotland

The land north of the border has been responsible for many of the greatest inventions

Kim Jong-Un

Andrew Jackson: Looking at Kim Jong Un looking at things

He likes to stare at stuff does the Pyongyang-based tiny tyrant

Robert Sutcliffe: Wearing their hearts on their book sleeves

Graham Norton, John Cleese, Stephen Fry and Paul Merton all have autobiographies out

Andrew Jackson: Kim Jong gone? No such luck

The tiddly North Korean leader was back in the spotlight after not being seen for weeks

Videos & Photos

Jordan Pedelty and Dee Kimmings of Slaithwaite who want compensation from their holiday company.

Slaithwaite holidaymakers subjected to 7am building work get full refund from Thomson after Examiner intervenes

It wasn't all good news for Aldi today... advertising vehicle promoting new store has mishap in village

Two men arrested on suspicion of firearms offences in Liversedge

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