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£1m boost will help to improve communities

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Chelsea Hyndman pictured with her former boyfriend Luke Walker.

Coroner refuses to question Greek court verdict over woman’s death abroad

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Police keep watch of the Leeds fans by the Billy Bremner statue outside Elland Road. Picture by Tony Johnson

More ‘spotters’ at West Yorkshire football grounds to tackle high cost of policing

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Rubbish dumped on Hessle Common.

Featherstone man fined over £1,200 for fly-tipping in Wakefield

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Appeal to trace family of Wakefield man

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Obesity crisis in the district as one in three year 6 pupils is overweight

Health

Mental health boss’s Leeds to London run

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Toddler died after being hit by mum’s car, inquest heard

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LEEDS BOMB SCARE: Latest on city centre drama

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Suspicious Leeds city centre ‘package’ declared safe

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Rush hour delays after crash on M621 motorway in Leeds

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Leeds Bradford Airport to run therapy course for frightened passengers

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Wintery weather could exacerbate pothole menace

Transport

SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

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Snow has begun to fall across the county, making driving conditions treacherous.

Travel alert: How is the snow affecting public transport in Leeds and West Yorkshire?

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Coroner refuses to question Greek court verdict over woman’s death abroad

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Police keep watch of the Leeds fans by the Billy Bremner statue outside Elland Road. Picture by Tony Johnson

More ‘spotters’ at West Yorkshire football grounds to tackle high cost of policing

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Rubbish dumped on Hessle Common.

Featherstone man fined over £1,200 for fly-tipping in Wakefield

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Ribchester man will appear in court in January

West Yorkshire brothel owner sent to prison

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Schools ‘facing £21m cuts’, say teaching unions

Education
HELPING HAND: Ridwana Wallace-Laher, from the Penny Appeal, met with orphans during her fact-finding trip to The  Gambia.

Ex teacher sees how city charity is helping educate orphans in Gambia

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Water issue closes Wakefield school

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School pupils are the biggest fundraisers in Britain

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Rush hour delays after crash on M621 motorway in Leeds

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Bolt and Mitten

Disney toys recalled over safety concerns

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Leeds Bradford Airport to run therapy course for frightened passengers

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Wintery weather could exacerbate pothole menace

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Mary Creagh blasts Gove over ‘thumbs up’ Trump Tower interview

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Could Yorkshire elect its own mayor in 2018? Voters in London last year chose Sadiq Khan to be the city's third elected mayor.

Could Yorkshire voters be choosing a mayor in 2018?

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File picture of Pinderfields Hospital. Mid-Yorkshire Hospitals Trust, which runs the site, has come under fire for its use of consultancy firms.

Yorkshire NHS trust which paid £15m to ‘big four’ consultants hands out another seven-figure contract

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Construction of Wakefield Eastern Relief Road with new road and rail bridge.

COLUMN: Coun Peter Box - “What does the council want to achieve in 2017?”

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Environment at risk of ‘zombie’ laws, MPs warn

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In 2022 we’ll be able to watch an 1,800-year old star collision

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West Yorkshire beck polluted with paint after M606 lorry crash

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‘Thundersnow’ could batter Yorkshire as weather warning issued for snow and ice

Environment

Obesity crisis in the district as one in three year 6 pupils is overweight

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Dr Andrew Furber, director of public health.

A third of year six children are overweight

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British mothers drinking during pregnancy put us in worst five nations for Foetal Alcohol Syndrome

Health
Mayor of Normanton, Coun David Appleyard, left, John Spikings, Community Defibrillator Trainer, Coun Carol Moran, BEM, Leader of Normanton Town Council and Deputy Mayor of Normanton, Coun Steven Hudson show off Normanton's new defibrillator.

A life-saving aid to benefit the whole community

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ongoing: Chris Pointon is carrying on his wifes work all over the world.

Doctor Kate’s care campaign is going global

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