The French may have had a better chance at the Battle of Agincourt had they not been weighed down by heavy body armour, say researchers.

Leading experts and campaigners from across Yorkshire will come together this week to discuss the future of public service broadcasting, libraries and the arts in the age of austerity.

Figures just out show that a groundbreaking scheme to help disadvantaged students from around Yorkshire enter the legal profession is having a positive impact on their university chances.

University of Leeds academics are today leading calls for a change in government policy and social service provision, at a conference on social mobility in Westminster.

Academics, policy-makers and police have gathered for a major international colloquium on religion, policing and security, coinciding with the Government's review of the Prevent strategy.