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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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Artist's Statement: Francesca Simon on the clarity of age and the beauty of the North York Moors

Francesca Simon, who graduated from Central St Martins in 2010, on succeeding in the art world at the age of 62 and the pull of the North York Moors.

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This is what life was like for servants who worked at Harewood House across 230 years

Harewood House, in Yorkshire, has just launched an amazing digital Servants' Database spanning more than 250 years of history. Take a look at some of the pictures here.

A photo of a man and a woman posing in a fragrance advert as part of an exhibition on Henry the eighth at York's Barley Hall

Décapitation perfume inspired by Catherine Howard indiscretions aims to turn museum visitors into "virile Tudor males"

A perfume dubbed Décapitation, honouring Catherine Howard, Henry VIII's allegedly unfaithful fifth wife, has been launched in York.

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Ceramic Art York 2015: Ten British studio ceramicists you need to know

A new three-day selling fair of contemporary British studio ceramics takes place in York next month. Here are ten ceramic artists to whet your appetite.

A photo of archaeologists working at the site of the 1066 Battle of Fulford near York

Archaeologists investigating Anglo-Viking Battle of Fulford find ancient road and route of English retreat

A two-week dig has revealed an ancient road at the site of the Battle of Fulford, where a Viking army defeated the Saxon troops of Mercia and Northumbria in September 1066.

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