Judith Ogden

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Campaigners say they could enhance West Yorkshire’s health and economy by converting an old railway line<p>A campaign has accelerated to turn a disused railway line in Yorkshire into England’s longest cycle tunnel – instead of using £3m of public money to close it for ever.<p>The 1.4 mile (2.3km) …

Peak District

Island-hopping in West Sweden

If you want to vacation like the Swedish locals (and you do – they’ve made it an art), consider exploring Sweden’s west coast. As island-hopping goes, the Stockholm archipelago gets all the love from the travel brochures, but few places on earth can match the weatherbeaten beauty of the Bohuslän …

European Travel

Eddie Vedder Calls Grunge Singer 'The Greatest'

According to <b>PearlJamOnline</b>, Eddie Vedder had high praise for former Screaming Trees singer Mark Lanegan at his third show in Amsterdam on Monday. …

Music

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The perfect G&T: what's the best tonic to pair with gin?

Fevertree, Schweppes and a whole host of other tonic waters were put to the test by our rigorous tasting panel. The winner might surprise you<p>Fashions come and fashions go, in the drinks world as in most others. While we're not yet over negronis, and Old Fashioneds are anything but, we all should be …

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Upgrading Bike Storage Possibilities: Modern Outdoor Bike Garage

Biking adventures are something to hold dear. The freedom a bike can give you is hard to ignore, whether you use the bike in the city or in nature. …

The Intoxicating History of the Daiquiri

Here's how Ernest Hemingway earned the nickname "Papa Doble."<p><b>1.</b> <b>The Daiquiri was not created by a Cuban.</b> <br>An American engineer named Jennings Cox invented the recipe around 1900.<p><b>2. There are five versions of the classic daiquiri and none have strawberry.</b> <br>Daiquiri #1 or Daiquiri Classico: Rum, Lime, …

Australian stuntman uses motorbike to surf waves in Tahiti

Robbie Maddison, an Australian motorcycle stuntman and James Bond double, spent two years preparing his motorbike to ride waves at Teahupoo in Tahiti<p>Robbie Maddison, an Australian stuntman, has surfed a series of waves in Tahiti while riding a purpose-built motorbike fitted to a pair of skis and a …

Port Fairy: why the world's best small town needs to remain a secret

In The Lost Continent: Travels in Small-Town America, Bill Bryson wrote about finding the ideal US small town. He portrays something straight out of a Jimmy Stewart film – sunny and tree-lined, with white clapboard houses and generous porches, a handsome courthouse, cheerful shop owners, a …

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Free Climbing El Capitan: In Pictures

13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier

Expert guide to Yorkshire

Where to go<p>Yorkshire’s national parks are a must visit: the Dales, the Peaks and the Moors. Its coastline is similarly breathtaking, in particular the cluster of craggy stone-built villages north of Scarborough.<p>For shopping, visit Leeds; for history, visit York; for culture, visit Hull; and for …

15 Sweet Treats You Should Bake Instead of Cupcakes

Look, we're fine with cupcakes, but the world of baking is so much bigger. Here are 15 other sweet treats we'd rather bake than cupcakes<p>It's not that we're anti-cupcake, it's just that…okay. We are a <i>teensy bit</i> anti-cupcake. But wait! Hear us out! It's not that cupcakes are bad in and of themselves. …

France: A glorious spring walk in Cévennes

It’s the same every year: the same arguments – men against women – and the same outcome. Every year the same group of friends determines to go hiking in spring and every year the same discussions ensue.<p>The men want adventure, which means high peaks, route marches and the challenge of snow. The …

Springtime for Vincent

Joe Root signs new two-year contract extension with Yorkshire

The England batsman Joe Root has signed a two-year contract extension to stay with Yorkshire until at least December 2016.<p>The 23-year-old is still recovering from a badly broken thumb but is hoping to return for Yorkshire this month and for England at the start of their international summer in …

Tour de France 2014, stage 1 and 2 in Yorkshire: where to watch it

Normally, high up in the Yorkshire countryside, birdsong and the wind are all that assail your ears. You can walk for miles, see nobody and hear nothing. But that was before the Tour de France came along.<p>In July, the world’s largest annual sporting event pitches up in God’s Own County, which hosts …

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Blazing saddles: how Yorkshire will kick off the Tour de France

When the Tour de France last started out in Britain, seven years ago, it did so almost surreptitiously. A survey held the month before <i>le grand départ</i> revealed that just one in 10 Londoners were even aware that the world's largest annual sporting event was about to kick off in their manor. The …

Photograph: Vicky Carr<p>Members of the North Yorkshire West Federation of the Women's Institute knitted 1,200 jerseys for the Tour de Bunting project between …

Solvay Hut – The World’s Most Precariously Placed Mountain Hut

The Solvay Hut may be quite humble in its construction, but the view it offers its residents is priceless. This tiny hut is perched right on the …

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Tour de France in Yorkshire and Essex: the best campsites on the route

The hum and thrum of the peloton swooping through the Yorkshire Dales and the Cambridgeshire/Essex countryside in early July is likely to be drowned out by the clamour of cycling fans trying to find a viewing point to catch a glimpse of their heroes.<p>Many of the campsites along the route have been …

Yorkshire sign Australia's big-hitter Aaron Finch for new Twenty20 Blast

Yorkshire have backed Aaron Finch to outscore Kevin Pietersen in the rebranded Twenty20 Blast this summer after signing the explosive Australian opener as their overseas player.<p>Pietersen will inevitably be the headline act of county cricket after exploiting his new freedom as a freelance to sign a …

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