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Pensioner, 78, held over unsolved 1965 murder of Yorkshire schoolgirl Elsie Frost

Crime

West Yorkshire Police records fall in domestic violence prosecutions

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Tim Mercer has been missng from home since last week.

Police growing increasingly concerned for missing man

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A famous Hepworth sculpture has moved to a new home just yards away from where the renowned sculptor was born. Pictured are Dexter Grice (6) and Amelia Grice (4) at Barbara Hepworths sculpture Ascending Form (Gloria) at Trinity Walk shopping centre, in Wakefield.

New home for famous sculpture in Wakefield

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Wakefield schoolboy is praised for ‘Art for Health’ initiative

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A cure for the common cold could be on its way

Health

Wakefield man is first in the country to have revolutionary treatment on his spine.

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Cheer on our amazing Rio Heroes in Leeds this evening

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It's not quite time for the central heating yet...

Indian summer on its way as high temperatures continue

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Police are warning to be on the guard for rogue traders targeting the elderly in north Derbyshire.

Man badly hurt in industrial accident

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Motorists told to expect disruption as work on £33m road continues

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Motorway misery could leave economy stuck in the slow lane

Transport

Virgin East Coast crews to strike next Monday - but trains will run without them

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Your money back if your train’s late: Ministers tighten screw on rail firms

Transport

SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

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Pensioner, 78, held over unsolved 1965 murder of Yorkshire schoolgirl Elsie Frost

Crime

West Yorkshire Police records fall in domestic violence prosecutions

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Arrest over Elsie Frost murder 50 years on

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Child sex trafficking gang caged for total of 50 years

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Making all schools academies ‘will cost taxpayers £320m’

Education
The day the boys from Queen Elizabeth Grammar School fundraised to name their own guide dog pup

QEGS pupils fundraise to name guide dog

Education
Thornes Park college campus.

Last chance to have your say on Thornes Park proposal

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Head Tony Harpham and teachers  Liz Armitage and Bryony Marshall with pupils, Emily, Freddie, Franscesca, Elisabeth, Oscar, Layla, Seb, Beth and Yusef.

Kids’ starring TV roles on first day of big school

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Universities clamping down on freshers’ week hedonism

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Go-ahead given for consultation on £15m leisure complex

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Motorists told to expect disruption as work on £33m road continues

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The jobs fair will be held inside Xscape, Castleford.

Hundreds of jobs on offer at jobs fair

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Shoppers reveal unusual alternatives to 5p plastic bags

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Cooper tells Corbyn: Confront these online Labour trolls

Politics
Fracking plans have attracted protests in North Yorkshire

Yorkshire campaigners celebrate as Labour joins anti-fracking camp

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Wakefield Council children’s services needs improvement, says report

Politics

Brexit voters don’t regret their decision

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Coun Ryan Case.

City raises flag in support of bi-sexual residents

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Trying to grow tea on a Yorkshire allotment

Environment

Appeal after Christmas tree ‘goes missing’

Environment

Met Office storm names - is your name on the list?

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Wakefield schoolboy is praised for ‘Art for Health’ initiative

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A cure for the common cold could be on its way

Health

Wakefield man is first in the country to have revolutionary treatment on his spine.

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Leeds hospitals had to postpone 113 operations after “serious” IT problems

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Drug tattoo could help control chronic diseases including MS

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