D&S column: jobs for the girls

You may remember a controversy about a TV advertising campaign for a brand of infant milk which featured baby boys dreaming about being an engineer and the baby girls wanting to be a ballerina.

D&S column: looking after our Armed Forces veterans

WITH the British Army’s biggest UK base and RAF Leeming at the heart of the Richmond constituency, the health and wellbeing of servicemen and women, past and present, is never far from the top of my agenda.

D&S column; a sun-kissed weekend in the constituency

A weekend of wall-to-wall sunshine was just what was needed for two great events in the North Yorkshire summer calendar.

On Saturday, the Dales Festival of Food and Drink at Leyburn was packed with visitors from near and far.