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Man taken to hospital following collision involving a van and pedestrian

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Drugs raid on nightclub uncovers 40 cannabis plants

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Wentworth Woodhouse, near Rotherham

Huge Yorkshire stately home that inspired Jane Austen is saved ‘against all odds’

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Celebrated Wakefield author and playwright David Storey has died.

This Sporting Life writer David Storey has died

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John Legend announces Leeds tour date

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Man suffered serious head injury during street attack

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

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What’s up choc? Warning as bunny falls ill from scoffing sweet treat

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Refunds and free travel for disgruntled Leeds bus passengers

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Teacher Helena Fallon with pupils Hannah and Athan.

Can teens go a week without technology?

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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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Traffic queueing on the M62 between Tingley and Gildersome.

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

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Delays on M1 near Wakefield after crash

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The Emirates Airbus above Featherstone

Emirates Airbus circles over Leeds before emergency landing

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Man taken to hospital following collision involving a van and pedestrian

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Drugs raid on nightclub uncovers 40 cannabis plants

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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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Some 260 victims of modern slavery and human trafficking have been linked to Leeds in the last two years.

Will Brexit hinder Yorkshire’s efforts to tackle human trafficking?

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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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Refunds and free travel for disgruntled Leeds bus passengers

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SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

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Millions of energy customers could roll back bills to 2008 prices

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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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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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Applications open for apprenticeships at Wakefield Council

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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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