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Labour’s Creagh backed by Ukip candidate

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Body of man found in South Kirkby identified

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Your guide to Bank Holiday opening times for Wakefield pharmacies

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Blooming displays at The Wakefield and North of England Tulip Society’s 182nd show

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Las Vegas-style charity fundraiser to raise cash for Claire’s groundbreaking cancer treatment

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Protests over cuts to vital bus services used by the blind

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Community unites for first half-marathon

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Village to get new pharmacy and dentist?

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This town wants its library back

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Sophie and The BFG (c) Quentin Blake 2016. Exhibition coming to Wakefield of Sir Quentin Blake's portraits in Summer 2018.

A big friendly show of portraits you know

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M62 delays after four lorries and caravan in crash

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More than 300 miles of roadworks are lifted this Bank Holiday

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The accident scene. Photo: Zubair Hussain

UPDATED: Man injured in single car crash at Liversedge

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Featherstone Lane, Featherstone. Photo: Google.

Three injured in Featherstone crash

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Elderly man injured in crash involving lorry, van and two cars

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Drug dealers in West Yorkshire selling former 'legal highs' one year on from ban

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Armed police in Manchester following Monday's terror attack

Extra armed police deployed in West Yorkshire after terror threat raised to critical

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Courtney Boyle

Tributes to 'lovely, bright and hardworking' Leeds student killed in terror attack

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Courtney Boyle

Mum of Leeds student killed in terror attack: 'You made me so proud with all you achieved'

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Wakefield’s star students are recognised

Education
Jeremy Corbyn, Leader of the Labour Party, on the campaign trail in Beaumont Park, Huddersfield. (Photo: James Hardisty)

Labour's plan to boost school budgets gets Yorkshire support, according to survey

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Wakefield College welcomes back star ex-student to visit new centre

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Phazie Mannifield-Gale, 14, of South Elmsall has got a top score on the Mensa test meaning he is on the same intellectual level as Einstein and in the top 1 per cent of the country in terms of intelligence.

Is Phazie Yorkshire’s smartest student? Youngster matches Einstein in IQ test

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Wakefield school firm boss steps down after payments controversy

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More than 300 miles of roadworks are lifted this Bank Holiday

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Mike Fraine of Froneri presents ther award to Chris Winter (centre) and Nina Rogers of Yorkshire Sculture Park

Deadline approaches for names in major Yorkshire tourism awards

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There is a real risk to election results being compromised

Cyber attack ‘highly likely’ in UK election

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Nostell manager to represent tourism in Wakefield Bondholders’ steering group

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Labour’s Creagh backed by Ukip candidate

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ELECTION 2017:Fact Check - if 30% more people under 25 vote, could the Conservatives lose the election?

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Yvette Cooper

MP calling for ‘urgent’ change as Facebook ‘gets it very wrong’ over child abuse content

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There is a real risk to election results being compromised

Cyber attack ‘highly likely’ in UK election

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Weather warning: Yorkshire to be hit with severe thunderstorms over Bank Holiday weekend

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Temperatures are continuing to rise

Friday to be hottest day of the year in Yorkshire - but will sunshine last for the Bank Holiday?

Environment
Wasps could be in for a bumper summer

Freak weather could lead to insect invasion this summer

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Natalie Coates from Drifield in East Yorkshire walks through a patch of Bluebells at Rannerdale Knott in the Lake District.

Yorkshire weather: Yorkshire records hottest UK temperature... but for how long will it last?

Environment

Pharmacy opening times for Bank Holiday Monday

Health
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Actor John Godber at East Riding Theatre, Beverley.

Upton-born playwright signs up to help people with dementia

Health

Video: Women turn Wakefield’s Thornes Park pink in Race for Life

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New tobacco laws affecting vapers who smoke e-cigarettes will come into force this week.

E-cigarette laws to change THIS WEEK - Here’s how vapers will be affected

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NHS cyber attacks: Operations and appointments cancelled at some Yorkshire hospitals

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