Building a Future from Doncaster’s Former Glory

The Yorkshire Party's candidate in the 2017 Doncaster Mayor election, Chris Whitwood, welcomes the news that Doncaster's old Girls School is to be given a new lease of life.

Chris Whitwood

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Our Towns Will Have a Dim Future Unless We Save Treasures like These

'As our town centre and historic buildings crumble, our identity crumbles with it.' Doncaster campaigner and deputy leader of the Yorkshire Party, Chris Whitwood, argues that celebrating our past is key to investing in our future.

Chris Whitwood

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Why Doesn’t The Sun Shine in Hull?

The lights of New Year fireworks hadn’t even flickered out before the esteemed pinnacle of journalism that is The Sun, launched a tirade against Yorkshire’s own City of Culture - complete with rather dubious sounding ‘quotes’ from unnamed visitors. What more reason did I need to go to Hull?

Chris Whitwood

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Breakfast Means Breakfast

The volunteer run Tent City in Doncaster is both a warning sign and a ray of hope. Yorkshire Party Deputy Leader, Chris Whitwood, explains the importance of tackling homelessness in Doncaster.

Chris Whitwood

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Sense of Local Pride Is Key to Education Achievement

To remove educational inequality we must also give our children a sense of belonging.

Chris Whitwood

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Time to Be Positive and Work for a Positive Cause

New member, Philip Hardstone, explains why he has left the Labour Party after 30 years and now believes the Yorkshire Party is the future.

Philip Hardstone

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Educate Yourself on Grammar School Claims

As the government toys with the idea of reintroducing grammar schools, the Yorkshire Party's Cllr Wayne Chadburn examines the case for a Yorkshire Education Challenge.

Wayne Chadburn

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Yorkshire must have a voice over fracking

The best way of deciding how to generate power for the people is by giving power to the people.

Chris Whitwood

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Our distinctive Yorkshire voice must be heard

Who is speaking up for the white rose county?

Stewart Arnold

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Pokemon Go out and vote

Could Pokémon Go hold the answer to poor electoral turnout and political disengagement?

Chris Whitwood

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