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Robert Sutcliffe: Drinking is part of our culture — even with shocking health headlines

 Short of racking up the price of alcohol to Scandinavian levels there is precious little to be done about it.

Andrew Jackson: Why I'm proud to be a second class citizen on the TV front

Shoppers crowd onto the escalator to grab TVs
I’m sure we all remember when things were bigger: the Wagon Wheel, the Mars bar, Andrew Mitchell’s political career hopes

Robert Sutcliffe: A question of class

Lady Kagan with Robert Sutcliffe
Class is a burning question at the minute in newspapers and on TV

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Robert Sutcliffe: Drinking is part of our culture — even with shocking health headlines

 Short of racking up the price of alcohol to Scandinavian levels there is precious little to be done about it.

Shoppers crowd onto the escalator to grab TVs

Andrew Jackson: Why I'm proud to be a second class citizen on the TV front

I’m sure we all remember when things were bigger: the Wagon Wheel, the Mars bar, Andrew Mitchell’s political career hopes

Lady Kagan with Robert Sutcliffe

Robert Sutcliffe: A question of class

Class is a burning question at the minute in newspapers and on TV

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

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