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WATCH: Caught on camera: Do you know them?

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Police found 40 cannabis plants when they raided a nightclub in Wakefield.

UPDATE: Cannabis plants seized after sniffer dog raid on city bar

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POLL: If the EU referendum was held again today, how would you vote?

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Stanley Road, Wakefield (Google Maps)

Seventeen weeks of delays predicted due to city centre roadworks

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Delays on M1 after crash

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M1 lane closed after smash

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New £1 coin with ‘hidden’ security feature rolled out across Yorkshire today

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Sgt Wilko’s barmy army! Fans will have winning feeling when Leeds United film hits the screens

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Tesco fined £129m but avoids prosecution over accounting scandal

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West Yorkshire police and crime commissioner Mark Burns-Williamson, right, is seeking more Independent Custody Visitors.

Video: Could you be the right person to help monitor cells at West Yorkshire's police stations?

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Delays on M1 after crash

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Traffic queueing on the M62 between Tingley and Gildersome.

This week’s roadworks on Yorkshire’s motorways and A roads

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Refunds and free travel for disgruntled Leeds bus passengers

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SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

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Delays on M1 near Wakefield after crash

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WATCH: Caught on camera: Do you know them?

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Police found 40 cannabis plants when they raided a nightclub in Wakefield.

UPDATE: Cannabis plants seized after sniffer dog raid on city bar

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West Yorkshire police and crime commissioner Mark Burns-Williamson, right, is seeking more Independent Custody Visitors.

Video: Could you be the right person to help monitor cells at West Yorkshire's police stations?

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Stock picture of a police officer on the beat to go with story about levels of fitness among Lancashire police officers

Man suffered serious head injury during street attack

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Can teens go a week without technology?

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Carleton Community High School, Pontefract. Picture: Google.

Academy trust disputes 'Inadequate' rating after Ofsted criticises Pontefract school leaders

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MASTERCLASS: Actress and theatre star Julia Worsley talked to performing art students in Wakefield.

Actress who has worked with Madonna created a buzz at Wakefield College

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Jerry Clay Academy Wakefield has been appointed as a Read Write Inc. Model School as a result of its excellent literacy teaching in 2016/7.

Jerry Clay is a model for literacy

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Amelia Malone has contacted book publishers and started a fundraising campaign for new books at Stanley St Peter's School.

Bookworm Amelia is on a mission for new school books

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Delays on M1 after crash

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Tesco fined £129m but avoids prosecution over accounting scandal

Business
Traffic queueing on the M62 between Tingley and Gildersome.

This week’s roadworks on Yorkshire’s motorways and A roads

Transport

Millions of energy customers could roll back bills to 2008 prices

Business

POLL: If the EU referendum was held again today, how would you vote?

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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

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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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Yorkshire weather: Cloudy skies bring an end to our all-too-brief sunny spell

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People around the world are marking Earth Hour this evening. People in Britain are expected to join in at 8.30pm... and then they will switch their clocks forward tonight as British Summer Time begins.

Get ready to turn your clocks forward... but before that expect things to get much darker

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We are set for a sunny weekend across Yorkshire.

Yorkshire weather: Temperatures rival Tenerife as spring returns with glorious sunshine

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

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Soon babies could get 5 in 1 vaccination from birth

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People around the world are marking Earth Hour this evening. People in Britain are expected to join in at 8.30pm... and then they will switch their clocks forward tonight as British Summer Time begins.

Get ready to turn your clocks forward... but before that expect things to get much darker

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Peter Hemsworth and Theresa Normington.

Heart attack victim thanks hero NHS worker who saved his life

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Wards struggling to provide adequate care due to staff shortages

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Pinderfields Hospital

Scientists on strike over ‘unsafe’ shifts at Mid Yorkshire Hospitals Trust

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