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Years & Years: Harrogate singer plays in Scarborough

Pop star Olly Alexander is back in his home county today as his chart-topping band Years & Years play in Scarborough.

Olly Alexander
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The Harrogate-born singer says he plans to "create some magic on the stage" tonight at the town's Open Air Theatre.

He said: "I'm very, very, very excited because I love this theatre and it looks amazing."

Laugher wins springboard bronze at World Championships

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Yorkshire's Jack Laugher has claimed Britain's third medal of the 2019 World Championships with 3m springboard bronze and would have secured gold but for a huge error on his last dive.

Jack Laugher
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Laugher, 24, led from the first round and held off the challenge of world champion Siyi Xie and Olympic champion Yuan Cao until his final routine.

The Harrogate diver was on course to challenge the world record total of 572.90 after scoring over 100 in the fourth and fifth rounds, but scored just 30.60 in the sixth round to total 504.55.

Xie (545.45) retained his title, with Cao (504.55) taking silver.