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Neighbourhood police teams offer reassurance after terror attack

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The scene at Westminster in the minutes after the terrorist attack.

Reach out to victims of London attacks, urge family of Jo Cox

Crime 4

Schools are ‘betrayed’ as budgets cut

Education
PIC: James Hardisty

Police in Yorkshire ramp up patrols after Westminster outrage

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Wakefield Council leader: We must find strength in ‘kindness, heroism and selflessness’ shown during London attack

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More than £150,000 raised for family of police officer murdered in terror attack

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Police charge 29 people over historic child sex abuse in West Yorkshire town

Crime

Firms warned to be aware of pay gap pitfall

Business

POLITICALLY SPEAKING: MP Jon Trickett on real-term funding cuts for schools

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Veterans called into action to parade through town to save barracks

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Delays on M1 near Wakefield after crash

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SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

Transport
The Emirates Airbus above Featherstone

Emirates Airbus circles over Leeds before emergency landing

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Northern rail strike: Commuters react

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How to get to and from work during Monday’s train strike in Yorkshire

Transport

Reach out to victims of London attacks, urge family of Jo Cox

Crime 4
PIC: James Hardisty

Police in Yorkshire ramp up patrols after Westminster outrage

News 5

Police charge 29 people over historic child sex abuse in West Yorkshire town

Crime
Halifax MP Holly Lynch was in the Shadow Cabinet when news broke of the terror attack

Halifax MP trapped inside House of Commons during London terror attack

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Schools are ‘betrayed’ as budgets cut

Education
Featherstone Academy are celebrating.

‘Our pupils and our staff are fantastic day in and day out’

Education
Dont take our word for it that the 11 Plus is hard, give it a try.

11 PLUS QUIZ: Are you smarter than an 11 year old?

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CLOSURE: CAPA announced it would not be taking take new students in September.

Questions to be answered over college ‘fiasco’

Education
St Joseph's,Catholic School, Moorthorpe, gets a good Ofsted report after being in special measures.

School’s exceptional five year journey leads to celebrations

Education

Firms warned to be aware of pay gap pitfall

Business

Wakefield firm ships products to Australian coal power station

Business

Over one million UK homeowners on wrong mortgage deal

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210317 Gary Verity  from Welcome to Yorkshire with Judith Blake Leader of Leeds City Council  and  two of the Kaiser Chiefs  Peanut (left) and Simon Rix  at the Y17  conference at York Theatre Royal  yesterday(tues)

Big plans for year ahead are revealed

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Reach out to victims of London attacks, urge family of Jo Cox

Crime 4

Wakefield MP Mary Creagh shuts down tube station after terror attack

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European Unison composer Ruth Spencer Jolly

WATCH LIVE 10.30AM THURSDAY: Brexit debate and European Unison piano concert on Facebook Live

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I, Daniel Blake is directed by Ken Loach

Free screening of Ken Loach film I, Daniel Blake in Wakefield

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Applications open for apprenticeships at Wakefield Council

Politics

Video: Heavy snow falls in Yorkshire trapping cars and disturbing lambs on second day of Spring

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A sheep and lambs in the snow near Leyburn in the Yorkshire Dales as snow hits parts of the UK.

Yorkshire weather: North Yorkshire under a blanket of snow as winter returns with a chill in the air

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Mary Creagh MP.

Ministers facing ‘super inquiry’ from MPs over poor air quality

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The Yorkshire weather is set to take a turn on the chilly side.

Yorkshire weather: It's officially the first day of spring... so expect some snow and wintry showers this week

Environment

Enough hidden salt in shopping baskets for 130 bags of ready salted

Health

Warning as skin creams linked to 40 fire deaths

Health

Smokers warned over new cigarette laws that are coming into force within weeks

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Dr Gary Wannan.

Vulnerable patients being sent 60 miles - due to a lack of beds

Health

The top 10 vaping no-nos - according to Debretts

Health