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Wentworth Woodhouse scoops Tour de Yorkshire land art prize

Wentworth Woodhouse scoops Tour de Yorkshire land art prize

Fri 20 Jul 2018

A SPECTACULAR cascade of confetti has carried Wentworth Woodhouse to victory in a Tour de Yorkshire competition.

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  • REVIEW: Mazda MX-5

    REVIEW: Mazda MX-5

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 01 Oct 2015

    EIGHTEEN months after the new Mazda MX-5’s hotly anticipated unveiling, a Mazda-dominated Goodwood Festival of Speed and months of planning, it rained at the official UK Media launch.

  • REVIEW: Skoda Fabia Estate SE

    REVIEW: Skoda Fabia Estate SE

    By Tom Sharpe on Fri 18 Sep 2015

    IN a world dominated by compact SUVs you might be forgiven for thinking that the idea of a hatchback-based estate like the Skoda Fabia Estate had lost its lustre.

  • REVIEW: Nissan Juke Tekna 1.2 DIG-T

    REVIEW: Nissan Juke Tekna 1.2 DIG-T

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 26 Aug 2015

    THE new Nissan Juke subscribes to the ethos that bigger isn't always better.

  • Ford's new Mustang bolts out of UK showrooms

    Ford's new Mustang bolts out of UK showrooms

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 25 Aug 2015

    FORD’S new Mustang is bolting out of UK showrooms six months after it made its right-hand-drive debut on the market.

  • On test at the ‘tiser: Land Rover’s Discovery Sport

    On test at the ‘tiser: Land Rover’s Discovery Sport

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 20 Aug 2015

    ON test at the ‘tiser this week is the seven-seat Land Rover Discovery Sport SUV.

  • REVIEW: Volvo V40 CrossCountry

    REVIEW: Volvo V40 CrossCountry

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 19 Aug 2015

    IN a country where home-bred cars are starting to utilise hi-tech scanning technology to search out pot holes, the concept of a jacked-up hatchback makes sense.

  • Tailgaters told to “back off” ahead of Injury Prevention Day

    Tailgaters told to “back off” ahead of Injury Prevention Day

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 18 Aug 2015

    TAILGATERS and lane-hoggers are being urged to steer a coarse towards safer driving following the issue of 194 on-the-spot fines for antisocial driving.

  • Chris Evans could make Top Gear a CarFest again

    Chris Evans could make Top Gear a CarFest again

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 18 Jun 2015

    SO, is Chis Evans the right man for the BBC’s coveted Top Gear job, is the show going to fall apart with Clarkson, Hammond and May?

  • Aspiring mechanics sought by car dealership

    Aspiring mechanics sought by car dealership

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 11 Jun 2015

    VOLKSWAGEN stockists JCT600 are on the hunt for its next generation of mechanics with an scheme which will boast 115 apprentices.

  • Video: Bloodhound SSC build closes in on speed record

    Video: Bloodhound SSC build closes in on speed record

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 12 May 2015

    HOW long does it take to build a car capable of travelling at over 1,000mph?

  • Video: Nissan fronts-up to endurance rivals

    Video: Nissan fronts-up to endurance rivals

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 12 May 2015

    CONVENTION dictates that modern racing cars have to be mid-or-rear engine and, at the very least, rear-wheel-drive.

  • Mobile speed camera locations

    Mobile speed camera locations

    By Tom Sharpe on Fri 24 Apr 2015

    MOBILE speed cameras will be operated by road safety officers carrying out patrols along the borough’s roads this week.

  • Bentley’s GT3-R moorland monster

    Bentley’s GT3-R moorland monster

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 21 Apr 2015

    THIS week a bruising 521bhp British Coupe rolled off the back of a lorry at the Rotherham Advertiser offices.

  • Speed cameras in Rotherham

    Speed cameras in Rotherham

    By Admin on Mon 20 Apr 2015

    MOBILE speed cameras will be operated by road safety officers carrying out patrols along the borough’s roads this week.

  • Subaru WRX STi

    Subaru WRX STi

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 14 Apr 2015

    BACK in the year 2000 I went to see Bob Dylan at the Sheffield Arena (as it was then called – very straightforward).