What better way to shake off the festive excess than a run? Local parks will be staging Park Runs - get your trainers on and join one.

10 things you must do in Yorkshire between Christmas and the New Year

Looking for something to do in Yorkshire between Christmas and the New Year?

There's plenty to do in the 'Twixmas' period - here's a few suggestions of getting away from the telly during the festive season.

Many will be heading to the shops from Boxing Day - Meadowhall, Crystal Peaks, Fox Valley and Doncaster's Frenchgate Centre will all be open for business

1. Hit the sales

Many will be heading to the shops from Boxing Day - Meadowhall, Crystal Peaks, Fox Valley and Doncaster's Frenchgate Centre will all be open for business
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All the region's sides are in action over Christmas and the New Year - with fixtures on Boxing Day, December 29 and New Year's Day.

2. Go to the football

All the region's sides are in action over Christmas and the New Year - with fixtures on Boxing Day, December 29 and New Year's Day.
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Why not enjoy a run to the coast - Scarborough (pictured), Filey, Bridlington, Whitby and Cleethorpes are all just a short drive away.

3. Head to the coast

Why not enjoy a run to the coast - Scarborough (pictured), Filey, Bridlington, Whitby and Cleethorpes are all just a short drive away.
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Whether its your local park, woods or the splendour of the Peak District, wrap up warm and hit the countryside.

4. Go for a walk

Whether its your local park, woods or the splendour of the Peak District, wrap up warm and hit the countryside.
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