Former Sheffield Lord Mayor Magid Magid may only have four months as an MEP for Yorkshire and the Humber but he's determined to make as much noise as possible in his new role, including a tour of the region he represents. Rob Parsons reports.
MP for Dewsbury, Paula Sherriff, is set to team up with a Dogs Trust resident at Victoria Tower Gardens in London to compete with other politicians and their pooches to win the coveted title of Westminster Dog of the Year 2019.
Today the Brexit party have announced the first 50 prospective Parliamentary Candidates (PPC) that are standing for the party in the next general election, with 50 more to be revealed on Monday and another 50 the following day.
A Yorkshire council leader has described the levels of overcrowding on peak time trains in the North as "frightening", amid warnings that rail services in the region could get even worse over the autumn months.
School pupils in Leeds have suggested that Pacers could be used as a soft play area for children on the autistic spectrum as a contest was officially launched to find new uses for the much-maligned train carriages.
For someone who entered the Palace of Westminster to start their third career less than three years ago and who is “not part of the political machine”, Tracy Brabin MP seems to be getting pretty well stuck in.
The sister of Jo Cox appealed for people to “stop shouting at each other and start listening” on the third anniversary of the politician’s murder while her widower warned that “the hate still spews forth”.