James Mitchinson (@JayMitchinson )

James Mitchinson

Bio Editor, The Yorkshire Post. Editorial Director, Yorkshire. Passionate about God’s Own County. Fiercely fighting for the North. Mes Que Un Newspaper.
Location Yorkshire
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Account created 08-06-2011 15:15:40
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Android : Our Council leaders and I have secured £41m funding from Govt to support our people and businesses as we move to Tier 3. We’ve taken action to protect both lives and livelihoods as pressure increases on our #NHS.
The new rules start at 0001 on Sat 24 Oct.

Android : You know, in the most dire of circumstances, it feels as though people outside of the North are getting to see what happens to us inside our, er, petri dish. A decade of pointing the finger at past masters whilst killing us by a thousand cuts is coming to a head, isnt it?

Android : The Prime Minister Boris Johnson will be the keynote speaker at the Great Northern Conference on Thursday. Here's more about the event and how to sign up to watch it The Yorkshire Post


Android : 🚨 🗣 On Thursday, The Great Northern Conference - an event created by The Yorkshire Post to give the North a united voice - still has availability. I can now confirm, Prime Minister Boris Johnson
will address the North at the event. For access ...

Android : Thanks for all the kind comments on my #saveshefftrees coverage of the past week (and over the past few years too). Should anyone who has read it want to take out a voluntary subscription to The Yorkshire Post for a fiver a month, here’s the link: yorkshirepost.co.uk/subscriptions twitter.com/chrisburn_post…

Android : 🗣 "The fact he was our first black Archbishop and now the first not to be honoured in this way is hard to credit in the year of Black Lives Matter"


Android : I happen to have a lovely interview with Barrie Rutter in today's The Yorkshire Post but I think this a lot recently: the paper and its current crop of journalists, editors, subs and designers are absolutely smashing it out the park.
Very, very proud to be associated with it. twitter.com/Geri_E_L_Scott…

Android : He sadly wasn't alive to see it, but Alan Robshaw did something incredibly important in finally bringing the truth to light about Sheffield Council's conduct during the tree-felling saga. Lovely tribute to him from his daughter here

Android : Wow I almost missed it but today marks a whole year since I took over the reins of YorkshireEveningPost and what an absolute whirlwind of an editorship it’s been so far! Here are just some of the headlines from the last year 💪🏻 local news has never been more important! #journalismmatters

Twitter Web App : *BTW: if Govt was genuinely being guided by the science, using it as its anchor - its compass - it would be categorically impossible for different places to negotiate bespoke concessions.