North York Moors
National park in North Yorkshire, England
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The North York Moors is an upland area in North Yorkshire, England, containing one of the largest expanses of heather moorland in the United Kingdom. The North York Moors National Park was designated in 1952, through the National Parks and Access to the Countryside Act 1949. The National Park covers an area of 554 sq mi (1,430 km2), and has a population of 23,380.
North York Moors waterfall tombstoning rescue takes four hoursThe man suffered spinal injuries after falling into a shallow pool, the fire service say.
Man arrested over bones found on North York Moors farmPolice say the bones are male and appear to have been there for several decades.
Monks want to build Coptic church in North York MoorsSt Athanasius' Monastery applies to North York Moors National Park Authority to build the church.
Anglo American eyes bid for potash mine firm Sirius MineralsThe firm's interest makes it more likely potash will be mined in the North York Moors National Park.
Sirius plans for North York Moors mine suffer blowThe company has to put on hold plans to issue a £403bn bond to finance the development.
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