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A close up photo of a red book once owned by the Bronte family

Public floggings, embezzlements and shocks: Unpublished Charlotte Brontë manuscripts bought by museum

A shipwreck-surviving book owned by the Brontë’s mother, including a set of unpublished manuscripts by Charlotte Brontë, has been bought by The Brontë Society.

A photo of people eating on a train

Tickets for return of Flying Scotsman to go on sale to public as steam legend nears return

Tickets to ride with the Flying Scotsman go sale on Friday as the steam legend prepares to reprise its record-breaking journey between London and York next February.

A photo of artist Sonia Lawson standing between two of her colourful portrait paintings

Curator's Choice: Jane Sellars on Sonia Lawson's Paintings, Passions and Alarms at the Mercer Art Gallery

Ahead of an exhibition of the artist's works in Harrogate, curator Jane Sellars picks out Sonia Lawson's paintings inspired by a visit to the Brontë Parsonage museum with her mother and daughter.

A photo of a bit of animal skull bone found at Victoria Caves

Ice Age bear skulls and elephant tusks: See some of the amazing artefacts found in a Yorkshire Dales cave

Male brown bear skulls, circular Romano-British brooches and a pierced spoon dating from the Roman occupation are among the objects to have been found at Victoria cave.

a colour photo of Flying Scotsman steaming past a signal box

Flying Scotsman 2016 exhibitions and inaugural run details released by National Railway Museum

Two exhibitions and first details of an inaguarl run have been announced by the National Railway Museum for the return of Flying Scotsman in February 2016.

a photo of a silhouetted figure standing before a roaring fire. Bill Viola Fire Woman

Hit the North! The best art exhibitions to see in the North of England during 2015

What are the best exhibitions to see in the North of England between now and Christmas? From Sheffield to Manchester, Leeds, Newcastle and Liverpool - check them out here.

A photo of a man in a scarf holding a rattle at the former football ground of Bradford Park Avenue

Football meets archaeology: Fans and archaeologists excavate ancient Bradford Park Avenue

Archaeologists carrying out an excavation of the goalmouth and post at Bradford Park Avenue's former ground call on the public to join in as part of Heritage Open Days 2015.

A photo of a 17th century silver spoon with an engraving of a skull on it, held by the York Company of Merchant Adventurers.

Object of the Week: Gruesome death's head funeral spoons made for grieving 17th century families

This week we bring you two macabre spoons from the Merchant Adventurers' Hall in York.

A photo of the Ethiopian band Dub Colossus in white outfits with instruments

Win tickets to Musicport Festival in North Yorkshire

See (and hear) Terry Hall, Afrikan Boy, Attila the Stockbroker and more by winning tickets to Musicport Festival later this month.

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