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20ft war horse sculpture rides 200 miles to Featherstone

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Day-long powercut affected 140 homes in Wakefield

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Challenge: Ruth Beaman will take part in the London Moonwalk.

Ruth’s walking in the moonlight

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Call for “out of hours” provision to help the homeless

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Drivers warned to expect rush hour delays due to smart motorway fault on West Yorkshire motorway

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Woman airlifted to hospital after crash between bus and car

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Caught on camera... can you help the police

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Top homes for sale in Wakefield for under £100,000

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The police cordon at Westgate. Picture by James Duncan.

Teen taken to hospital after serious assault in Wakefield

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Wakefield Triathlon Club members.

Wakefield Triathlon Club podium masters

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Tom Pearce celebrates scoring his first goal for Leeds United. Picture: Simon Hulme

Pearce’s first goal helps Leeds United to edge out Barnsley

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Wakefield Athletic's Alistair Hill was in fine form last weekend despite defeat to Boons and shared man-of-the-match

Relegation-threatened Athletic beaten by Boons

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Ian Waldie

Title-chasers toppled as Kirklands hit away form

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Ossett are pegged back in battle of the Albions

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Town’s miserable run is extended by late penalty

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Commonwealth Games review: Blagg’s medal is a silver lining after injury woes

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Top tumblers are the pride of Yorkshire in championships

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The Chandos portrait of William Shakespeare, attributed to John Taylor. Picture National Portrait Gallery

Did you know that these 36 everyday phrases were created by Shakespeare?

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Treat yourself to a juicy burger at one of these popular Yorkshire locations

10 of the best burger joints in Yorkshire

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Treat yourself to a juicy burger at one of these popular Yorkshire locations

10 of the best burger joints in Yorkshire

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Revealed: Which is the best way to make Yorkshire puddings?

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