Posts Tagged ‘yorkshire’

Yorkshire Dig Reveals 62 Burials, Including the Remains of a Roman Aristocratic Woman

Archaeologists have hailed the discovery of a hidden cemetery in Garforth, Leeds as a “once-in-a-lifetime find”.  Read more Section:  News History & Archaeology Read Later  Source

Harmony with Nature Revealed at 10,500-year-old Hunter-Gatherer Site in Yorkshire

At a site near Scarborough in North Yorkshire, the exceptionally well-preserved remains of a small settlement dating back 10,500 years have been found which was once inhabited by a group of hunter-gatherers. Read more Section:  News History & Archaeology Ancient Places Europe Read Later  Source

East Yorkshire Site Yields a Possible Medieval Alehouse or Hostel

At a site in East Yorkshire, an archaeological dig has been in progress for three weeks to uncover the secrets of a medieval village.  Read more Section:  News History & Archaeology History Ancient Traditions Read Later 

Medieval Mural on Yorkshire Church Wall Pays Tribute to St. George

St. George’s Day, April 23 in England, is observed in remembrance of the nation’s patron saint, who chose death over dishonor by refusing to bow down or stay silent in the face of the Roman Emperor Diocletian’s persecution of Christians and the Christian faith in the late 3 rd century AD. The heroic integrity of […]

Roman Villa Unearthed in Northern Yorkshire is First of its Kind

Excavations at a proposed construction site in suburban Scarborough in northern Yorkshire, England have revealed the remains of a grand and stately Roman villa, which would have been constructed sometime in the first three centuries AD. The site is covered with an expansive complex of buildings, including a large, circular central room with auxiliary chambers […]

Yorkshire covered in snow as Storm Darcy hits England

The Yorkshire Dales in Northern England were covered in a thick layer of snow this week as Storm Darcy hit the UK. The storm brought snowfall and freezing temperatures to the eastern and southeastern parts of the country. The cold air is coming from Russia and eastern Europe. Snow and ice warnings are in effect […]

YORKSHIRE RIPPER

‘The Yorkshire Ripper’ Peter Sutcliffe with Sir James Savile, who was a friend of Israel, Uri Geller and members of the elite.Sir Jimmy Savile is linked to the ‘Yorkshire Ripper’, Peter Sutcliffe, who, in 1981, was convicted of murdering 13 women. “Sutcliffe told police he left the murder scene after he heard voices, but couldn’t […]

South Yorkshire to move to strictest COVID-19 restrictions, mayor says

South Yorkshire is to become the latest part of England to introduce tighter COVID-19 restrictions amid rising coranavirus cases of the virus in the county. The county, which includes the city of Sheffield, is set to move to Tier 3, indicating a “very high” level of alert. It means people will not be able to […]

Police threaten to ban and arrest people mocking tiny cannabis bust in Yorkshire

Police officers have threatened to arrest people and ban them from their Facebook page after they made fun of their tiny cannabis bust online. West Yorkshire Police shared a post about a ‘small quantity of cannabis’ which was seized from a ‘young man who was parked up alone’. Comments then flooded […]

US HSBC Money Laundering Probe ‘Hampered’ By George Osborne

A US report claims that the UK’s Financial Services Authority “hampered” an official investigation into money laundering allegations against banking giant HSBC and that George Osborne sought to influence the inquiry. The British chancellor intervened to influence a US investigation into HSBC, after the bank admitted laundering money for drug cartels and terrorists, by warning […]

Tajikistan ready for Iran’s banking cooperation, investment: Tajik official

Tehran, February 20, The Iran Project – Following the termination of sanctions against Iran, Tajikistan is ready for Iran’s banking cooperation and investment, the Spokesperson of Tajikistan National Banks says on Saturday. Abdolghaddar Ghorbanov, the Spokesperson of Tajikistan National Bank made the remarks on Saturday as quoted by Tajik local news agencies, expressing readiness for establishing of Iranian banks’ […]

Jerusalem family gets temporary reprieve from eviction

Charlotte Silver Rights and Accountability 11 February 2016 Members of the Sub Laban family meet with an official at the EU mission in occupied East Jerusalem on 3 December 2015, to demand protection from the Jewish settlers who are trying to take over their house in the Old City of Jerusalem. Mahfouz Abu Turk APA […]

Jerusalem family gets temporary reprieve from eviction

Charlotte Silver Rights and Accountability 11 February 2016 Members of the Sub Laban family meet with an official at the EU mission in occupied East Jerusalem on 3 December 2015, to demand protection from the Jewish settlers who are trying to take over their house in the Old City of Jerusalem. Mahfouz Abu Turk APA […]

Jerusalem family gets temporary reprieve from eviction

Charlotte Silver Rights and Accountability 11 February 2016 Members of the Sub Laban family meet with an official at the EU mission in occupied East Jerusalem on 3 December 2015, to demand protection from the Jewish settlers who are trying to take over their house in the Old City of Jerusalem. Mahfouz Abu Turk APA […]

Jerusalem family gets temporary reprieve from eviction

Charlotte Silver Rights and Accountability 11 February 2016 Members of the Sub Laban family meet with an official at the EU mission in occupied East Jerusalem on 3 December 2015, to demand protection from the Jewish settlers who are trying to take over their house in the Old City of Jerusalem. Mahfouz Abu Turk APA […]

Jerusalem family gets temporary reprieve from eviction

Charlotte Silver Rights and Accountability 11 February 2016 Members of the Sub Laban family meet with an official at the EU mission in occupied East Jerusalem on 3 December 2015, to demand protection from the Jewish settlers who are trying to take over their house in the Old City of Jerusalem. Mahfouz Abu Turk APA […]

Palestinian teen faces indefinite Israeli detention

Ryan Rodrick Beiler Rights and Accountability 11 February 2016 Muhammad al-Hashlamoun, in an image circulated on social media. Amnesty International is demanding the release of 17-year-old Palestinian Muhammad al-Hashlamoun who has been sentenced to six months of detention without charge or trial by Israeli occupation forces. At present al-Hashlamoun is one of two minors in […]

Jerusalem family gets temporary reprieve from eviction

Charlotte Silver Rights and Accountability 11 February 2016 Members of the Sub Laban family meet with an official at the EU mission in occupied East Jerusalem on 3 December 2015, to demand protection from the Jewish settlers who are trying to take over their house in the Old City of Jerusalem. Mahfouz Abu Turk APA […]

Jerusalem family gets temporary reprieve from eviction

Charlotte Silver Rights and Accountability 11 February 2016 Members of the Sub Laban family meet with an official at the EU mission in occupied East Jerusalem on 3 December 2015, to demand protection from the Jewish settlers who are trying to take over their house in the Old City of Jerusalem. Mahfouz Abu Turk APA […]

Jerusalem family gets temporary reprieve from eviction

Charlotte Silver Rights and Accountability 11 February 2016 Members of the Sub Laban family meet with an official at the EU mission in occupied East Jerusalem on 3 December 2015, to demand protection from the Jewish settlers who are trying to take over their house in the Old City of Jerusalem. Mahfouz Abu Turk APA […]

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