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Yorkshire weather: Wet and windy but good news for the weekend

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MP Jon Trickett

MP vows to fight to get HS2 out of our area

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Prince Harry in Leeds: His full schedule

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The Hillsborough disaster

South Yorkshire Police chief describes Hillsborough disaster as 'appalling tragedy'

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BREAKING: Six individuals to face charges over Hillsborough disaster

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BREAKING: No organisations to face prosecution over Hillsborough disaster

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Wakefield man charged under the Explosives Act

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Wakefield man in court after being charged with Explosives Act offences

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The M1 is currently blocked between junctions 36 and 37. Google Street View

BREAKING: M1 closed in both directions in South Yorkshire due to police incident

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Police warn explosions may be heard near Wakefield flat where 'unknown chemicals' found

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MP vows to fight to get HS2 out of our area

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Commuters endured a nightmare journey on the M62 this morning.

Rush hour chaos: 'M62 closed. Stationary traffic. Tell my wife and son I love them'

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The M62 is closed between junctions 24 and 25.

M62 reopens after crash and oil spill near Brighouse

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Arriva North trains set for three-day strike in July

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Coun Wakefield.

Smartcard use up by 20 per cent, says combined authority chairman

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South Yorkshire Police chief describes Hillsborough disaster as 'appalling tragedy'

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Fans trying to avoid the crush at Hillsborough in 1989

BREAKING: Six individuals to face charges over Hillsborough disaster

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Hillsborough football stadium.

BREAKING: No organisations to face prosecution over Hillsborough disaster

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Wakefield man in court after being charged with Explosives Act offences

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Wakefield MP calls for education cuts to stop during debate in Parliament

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ABOVE: Normanton All Saints CE Infant School at the Childrens University graduation at Theatre Royal Wakefield. Picture: Duncan Lomax/Ravage Productions.

Meet the mini graduates from the Wakefield district

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University Centre in Wakefield celebrates teaching excellence award

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Warning: Headteachers in Wakefield have penned a letter to parents. Pictured Ray Henshaw

Wakefield school leaders say funding issues could lead them to close twice a week

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Ofsted

Watchdog deems Leeds out-of-school service ‘inadequate’

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MP vows to fight to get HS2 out of our area

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The M62 is closed between junctions 24 and 25.

M62 reopens after crash and oil spill near Brighouse

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Arriva North trains set for three-day strike in July

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Coun Wakefield.

Smartcard use up by 20 per cent, says combined authority chairman

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VIDEO: Sir Vince Cable urges firms to back £1m Weston Park Cancer Charity 2020 For Business Appeal

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The price of the average house in Yorkshire has increased by more than 7,000 to 155,357 in the last year, according to an official index.

Yorkshire house prices on the rise - but not as fast as the national average

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General election count in Wakefield 2017.

All Wakefield MPs hang on to their seats

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Picture by Allan McKenzie/YPN - 08/06/17 - Press - General Election Results - Wakefield, England - Ballot counting gets under way at Wakefield.

Wakefield seat expected to be close contest

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General Election 2017: Live news & reaction in Yorkshire and across UK

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Yorkshire weather: Wet and windy but good news for the weekend

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Rain clouds have been sweeping across Yorkshire (Image: Met Office)

Yorkshire weather: Heavy rain and strong winds to last

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Share Fairburn Ings memories

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Children play in a water fountain in Bradford, Yorkshire, as Britain is set to bask in its hottest day of the year this weekend, with the fine weather continuing into next week.

Yorkshire weather: Tips for coping during the heatwave

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VIDEO: Sir Vince Cable urges firms to back £1m Weston Park Cancer Charity 2020 For Business Appeal

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Prince Harry to visit Leeds

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FITTING TRIBUTE: Amanda Parkinson, fianc Luke Newton and his son Alfie at Lights on the Lake.

Wakefield Hospice staged Lights on the Lake

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Housing link to improving people’s health

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CAMPAIGN: Emma Fisk.

Campaign after daughter’s death from cervical cancer

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