November 2009

‘York Come Dancing’ contestants name Gruff Jones “favourite to win”

Competition for ‘York Come Dancing’ seems to be heating up following a brief press conference at last night’s rehearsals

Messrs Bulley & Young get a little teary as YCD draws near

Over the last few months Christopher Young and I (Mr Bulley) have fallen in love. There. It’s out there. We’re…

Extradition creeps ever closer for computer hacker

British computer hacker Gary McKinnon is now closer than ever to being extradited to America. McKinnon, 43, is charged with hacking into several US armed forces computers in late 2001 and causing $700,000 of damage

YUsnow back up BUDS points with King’s League success

An experienced YUsnow team achieved a second place finish in the third round of the King’s League on Saturday, the perfect follow-up to last weekend’s positives at the BUDS Championships in Edinburgh

Flooding and icy conditions create fun and games for Boat Club

With the River Ouse approaching bursting point and temperatures plummeting, it was with a sense of great relief that the senior Boat Club crews could return to competitive action this weekend

David Fitzpatrick, Place Making Preview

Place Making is a striking, fascinating and somberly beautiful exhibition opening at the Norman Rea gallery in Langwith College on Monday

Weather puts paid to College Football Sunday

Heavy overnight rainfall has caused the postponement of Sunday morning’s College Football fixtures and created concerns over fixture congestion as the season reaches its finale

Lacrosse seconds off the mark with Northumbria win

Wednesday’s 10-4 victory over Northumbria, built on the four goals of Rachel Ellis, has ignited the women’s seconds season

Therese Raquin

Production: Therese Raquin Venue: Drama Barn Rating: 3.5 / 5 Throw yourself in at the deep end; if you haven’t…

Referee, strong winds and misfortune conspire against Football fourths

York were the victims of some rather dubious officiating on Wednesday afternoon, as their counterparts from Hull won 7-1 in a BUCS League 6D encounter

Last-gasp victory keeps seconds’ title hopes burning

A fourth quarter revival against Leeds Trinity, when the match had seemed lost, kept York’s seconds hot on the heels of Newcastle in the BUCS League 5B promotion battle

Henry handball fiasco brings television replay debate into sharp focus

The furore resulting from Thierry Henry’s handball against Ireland last Wednesday has again raised the question of whether television replays should be introduced. And not before time too, argues Jake Farrell