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UPDATE: Body in Beck - missing man’s family informed

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Anthony Friend.

Knifeman jailed for life for stabbing partner in the head

Crime

SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

Transport
Jailed: Terence O'Reilly.

'Wicked' man, 78, jailed for historic sex offences against children in Wakefield

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Young woman may have died abroad from drunken fall, inquest told

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Rush hour delays after crash on M621 motorway in Leeds

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

Environment

Disney toys recalled over safety concerns

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Leeds Bradford Airport to run therapy course for frightened passengers

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

Health

SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

Transport

Rush hour delays after crash on M621 motorway in Leeds

News

Leeds Bradford Airport to run therapy course for frightened passengers

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Wintery weather could exacerbate pothole menace

Transport 1
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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UPDATE: Body in Beck - missing man’s family informed

News
Anthony Friend.

Knifeman jailed for life for stabbing partner in the head

Crime
Jailed: Terence O'Reilly.

'Wicked' man, 78, jailed for historic sex offences against children in Wakefield

News

Warning over animal charity scam

Crime 1

Wakefield school boss paid £25,000 a month

Education

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

Education

School pupils are the biggest fundraisers in Britain

News

SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

Transport

Rush hour delays after crash on M621 motorway in Leeds

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Bolt and Mitten

Disney toys recalled over safety concerns

News 1

Leeds Bradford Airport to run therapy course for frightened passengers

News 4

Could Yorkshire voters be choosing a mayor in 2018?

Politics 1
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

Health 16
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?”

Politics
Wakefield MP Mary Creagh.

Environment at risk of ‘zombie’ laws, MPs warn

Politics
The right-wing English Defence League mounts a protest in West Yorkshire. Picture: Ross Parry Agency

How a white Yorkshire schoolboy with anti-Muslim views was lured away from far-right extremism

Crime 20

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

Environment
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West Yorkshire beck polluted with paint after M606 lorry crash

News

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

Environment

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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Hospitals on second highest alert level as winter crisis continues

Health

Hospitals fail to meet waiting times in A&E

Health