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Nestled in the highly regarded and convenient city centre location of St Johns.

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On this day in Yorkshire 1954: Weather foils salvage of grounded Hull trawler

On this day in Yorkshire 1954: Weather foils salvage of grounded Hull trawler

Norwegian vessel takes off crew of 20

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The new superfood trends to watch out for in 2017

The new superfood trends to watch out for in 2017

Clean eaters could be scoffing offal, insects and algae this year as new superfood trends take off.

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Classic board game Monopoly is getting an overhaul this year

Iconic Monopoly pieces face the boot - you could have emoji, dinosaur, duck and penguin as replacements

Traditional Monopoly pieces are facing the axe - but you can vote on what you'd like to see in their place.
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Jason Kent - Senior Valuation Consultant Richard Kendall Estate Agent

Trust the professionals to sell your house

It is often quoted that anyone can set themselves up as an estate agent, with neither qualifications, training nor experience. Sadly, that is quite true. But would you trust, what is probably your most important asset, to an unregulated, unprofessional firm? Unfortunately, many people do - with often serious consequences.

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Jean-Christophe Novelli will be in Wakefield next month.

Festival of Food, Drink and Rhubarb welcomes top celebrity chef

Award-winning celebrity chef, Jean-Christophe Novelli, is joining the line-up for Wakefield’s famous Festival of Food, Drink and Rhubarb next month.

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You don't have to live in a built-up area to get fibre broadband - but it helps to be close to one of these cabinets

How fast a broadband connection do you need for Netflix?

HOW MUCH broadband do you need? In the last month, more of us than ever have flirted with streaming TV services like Amazon Prime and Netflix, yet the regulator Ofsted says more than a million homes are still unable to get what it considers a decent internet signal.

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Upcycle tin cans by spraying them in silver, gold and brass

Waste not, want not

It’s the most wonderful time of the year for turning junk into something new and useful, according to upcycling supremo and TV personality Max McMurdo. Sharon Dale reports.

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You can track your lost iPhone remotely - if you remembered to active the software.

How safe is your phone from viruses?

COMPUTERS, as everyone knows are breeding grounds for viruses. In fact, they’re the high-tech equivalent of standing next to someone blowing his nose in a crowded train carriage. That’s why you should never use one without protective software installed.

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Christmas stories from the archives: One Leeds child will have a cold Christmas lunch

Christmas stories from the archives: One Leeds child will have a cold Christmas lunch

Jessie Macdonald of Francis Street, Leeds, will have a cold lunch on Christmas Day.

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Christmas stories from the archives: A Leeds port of call

Christmas stories from the archives: A Leeds port of call

Where servicemen may eat and sleep

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Christmas stories from the archives: Knaresborough toy appeal 1897

Christmas stories from the archives: Knaresborough toy appeal 1897

Christmas and the Little Ones: An appeal from J. L. Armstrong of Harrogate

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Ling Lane, Scarcroft, Leeds, is Yorkshire's most expensive street

Revealed: Yorkshire’s three million-pound streets and the rest of the property rich-list

DESPITE ITS abundance of country estates and extravagant town houses, Yorkshire boasts just three Millionaires’ Rows - streets on which the average property price is above £1m, figurers out today reveal.

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Property prices in Yorkshire have grown by 5.5 per cent in 2016. (Photo: PA)

How Yorkshire property price growth compares to the rest of the UK at the end of 2016

The value of homes in Yorkshire grew on average by 5.5 per cent in 2016, according to a property website.

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Christmas stories from the archives: The Captives Christmas at Lofthouse Park

Christmas stories from the archives: The Captives Christmas at Lofthouse Park

Germans allowed indulgence at their own expense

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Time may be up for the Apple Watch

In with the new: Top 5 tech trends for 2017

2016 will likely be remembered for all the wrong reasons, and when you consider that the biggest emerging trends in the technical arena have been Pokemon Go and the spread of fake news, you get some perspective on how bad things have been.

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Brexit looks set to bring uncertainty to the property market

Property market predictions for 2017 and beyond

Rent rises, a build-to-rent boom and a year of near static property prices are predicted for 2017. Sharon Dale reports.

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On this day in Yorkshire 1988: Five rescued from flooded pot

On this day in Yorkshire 1988: Five rescued from flooded pot

Five potholers were rescued today after spending 14 hours trapped underground in a flooded pothole in the Yorkshire Dales.

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Christmas stories from the archives: Picture Christmas card by wireless and the toys that brought joy into Leeds homes.

Christmas stories from the archives: Picture Christmas card by wireless and the toys that brought joy into Leeds homes.

The first Christmas card sent by wireless reached Marconi House, from New York this morning.

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Christmas hampers delivered to families across Wakefield

Christmas hampers delivered to families across Wakefield

Grateful families from across the district will be feeling a little bit more festive after benefitting from our Christmas Hamper Appeal 2016.

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