The Yorkshire sky was awash with a kaleidoscope of colours as three teams competed against each other in a fireworks extravaganza on Saturday night. The event – organised by Firework Champions – sees audience members vote for their favoured display, with the first of six competitions held at Newby Hall, Ripon.
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Motor racing has traditionally been associated with roaring engines, the smell of motor oil – and macho racing drivers.
In pictures: Construction firm names new digger after budding builder and brave burns survivor Archie
A five-year-old budding builder who survived major burns has had a digger named after him.
In pictures: Fifteen miles to the nearest road, but remote Loch Ossian hostel boss could not be happier
The nearest road is 15 miles away. The nearest supermarket? Forty-five minutes by train.
In pictures: 50 years on from its maiden flight, the iconic and supersonic Concorde still fascinates
It may now belong in the hangar and in the history books rather than our skies, but Concorde still fascinates 50 years on from its maiden flight.
A HEAVILY pregnant bride-to-be has told how it felt "surreal" after her partner returned from eight months in the Gulf with the Royal Navy and proposed.
In pictures: Stunning shots of people around the world from National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest
THESE stunning images are just a few of the entries in this year's National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest.
A RECENTLY uncovered archive of photographs is giving people a glimpse into healthcare in the years just before the NHS was founded.
GREAT BRITAIN has some of the most important architecture in the world, from every era — but our rubble and ruins are pretty spectacular, too!
THESE incredible pictures show the extent of the snowy scenes on Scotland's rail network.
ROME has experienced rare snowfall as the 'beast from the east' sweeps across Europe.