Wakefield Express

Free parking in city and town centres in run up to Christmas

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Fire at Rawson factory, Portobello Road, Wakefield. Picture courtesy of James Johnson

Fire breaks out at textile company


Video: Cathedral funeral for father and daughter killed in Wakefield house fire

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Retired headteacher Miss Atkin has celebrated her 100th birthday


Judge asked to extend ban on naming sadistic Edlington brothers to protect their human rights


Lane closed on M62 due to accident


Silly just got serious! Christmas Jumper Day 2016 is almost here

Wayne Levitt at the Barnbow memorial.

Remembering victims of munitions factory explosion 100 years on

Yorkshire Tea test buyer

Yorkshire Tea...isn't from Yorkshire?!

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Leeds United players celebrate their second goal that clinched victory against Aston Villa and took them to fourth place.

Emerging Leeds United ready to take aim at top three

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England captain Alastair Cook chats with coach Trevor Bayliss. Picture: Mike Egerton/PA

CricketTalk: Can England square Test series with India? | How are Andrew Gale’s 2017 preparations going?

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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's FMX god Edgar Torronteras who cites Sheffield as his fave arena

PREVIEW: Motorbike daredevils jump to it for spectacular Arenacross show in Sheffield

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Kemar Roofe heads in his first goal for Leeds United as the Whites beat Aston Villa.

Roofe raises Leeds United into top four


Video: Full route for 2017 Tour de Yorkshire cycle race

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Leeds United boss Monk proud of players in battling cup defeat at Liverpool


Who will be crowned Sports Personality of the Year 2016?


Confirmed: Businessman Radrizzani wants to buy half of Leeds United

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Ranking Roger, of The Beat, playing a gig in Wakefield. Picture: Jim Stokes

The Beat goes on in Wakefield


PREVIEW: Disney On Ice spectacular Frozen is hottest ticket at Sheffield Arena

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Win VIP family ticket to meet and greet the stars of Disney On Ice show Frozen at Sheffield Arena

WIN: VIP family meet and greet ticket to Disney On Ice show Frozen at Sheffield Arena

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Great Yorkshire break: Comfort and joy at the Falcon Manor, Settle

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On this day in Yorkshire 1944: The Queen thanks the women of Britain

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On this day in Yorkshire 1940: Our A.A. men on the mark

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