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The Ashes: Patient Gary Ballance awaits Ashes call

YORKSHIRE captain Gary Ballance insists that he is in “a good place” despite being a spectator on England’s Ashes tour.

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Shocking reasons people give up their dogs to Dogs Trust revealed

Shocking reasons people give up their dogs to Dogs Trust revealed

Pet charity Dogs Trust have revealed the shocking real reasons people give up dogs as they prepare for the post-Christmas influx of unwanted dogs.

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Can you get sued for clearing snow and ice from your driveway? And what you should NEVER use

Can you get sued for clearing snow and ice from your driveway? And what you should NEVER use

With the first snows of winter arriving in many parts of the country, the cold snap has meant there’s plenty of the white stuff on the streets, and on people's driveways.
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Will Varley, gig at the Brudenell Social Club.

Will Varley’s show of ‘Spirit’ at the Brudenell

Esteemed songwriter Will Varley brings his latest album ‘Spirit of Minnie’ to Leeds when he will appear at the Brudenell Social Club on Thursday, February 1.

Music
The announcement regarding the Peter Kay tour was made on Wednesday.

How to get a refund on your Peter Kay tickets

Funnyman Peter Kay has been forced to cancel his long-awaited upcoming UK tour - leaving fans heartbroken and wondering how to get refunds.

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Plan to get names of war dead listed on Ossett's memorial

Plan to get names of war dead listed on Ossett's memorial

It is a milestone that will be commemorated by thousands up and down the country - November 11, 2018.
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Kemar Roofe scores his third goal against Queens Park Rangers  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Leeds United aiming to home in on top six

After the encouragement of taking 10 points from their last five games Leeds United head coach Thomas Christiansen will be hoping his team kick on further with back to back home games now on the horizon.

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VIDEO - Chris Kamara backs new Wakefield theatre venue

Former Leeds Utd legend Chris Kamara will be among celebrity names on a wall of fame at new arts venue in Wakefield.
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Pupils delighted with advent treats

Pupils delighted with advent treats

Youngsters at Three Lane Ends Academy in Castleford were delighted when they were presented with an advent calendar, thanks to the PeelsAppeal campaign.

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Pontefract General Infirmary / Pontefract Hospital

NHS managers must be reduced

Paul Muller FRCS, Wakefield.

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Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, has written to Northern Powerhouse Minister Jake Berry about Yorkshire devolution.

Exclusive: Archbishop’s intervention could finally end Yorkshire devolution stalemate

A possible solution to Yorkshire’s long-running devolution stalemate that could see a region-wide mayor elected by May 2020 has emerged after an intervention by the Archbishop of York, The Yorkshire Post can reveal.

Politics
Good Charlotte, set to co-headline the 2018 Slam Dunk Festival.

Good Charlotte announced as co-headliners for Slam Dunk

Next year’s Slam Dunk Festival will have not one but two headline acts following the announcement that pop punk titans Good Charlotte will be joining the previously announced emo-rock legends Jimmy Eat World at the Leeds city centre event.

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Yorkshire's coaching duo of Martyn Moxon and Andrew Gale will take the team to South Africa next March (Picture: Bruce Rollinson)

Change of scenery as Yorkshire choose to hone their preparations in South Africa

YORKSHIRE County Cricket Club are heading to South Africa for their pre-season tour.

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Tips to avoid being scammed this Christmas

It’s an unfortunate fact that, for most of us, a Merry Christmas will involve a bit of expense.

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Peppa Pig ‘encourages parents to abuse NHS services’ says family doctor

Peppa Pig ‘encourages parents to abuse NHS services’ says family doctor

Peppa Pig may be encouraging concerned parents to tie up NHS services with trivial issues, according to a family doctor.

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John Kear

Kear leaves Wakefield Trinity to take Bradford Bulls job

Wakefield Trinity’s head of rugby John Kear has left the club to take the head coach role at Bradford Bulls.

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Chris Kamara with Katie Town, Theatre Royal executive director

Chris Kamara backs new venue at Theatre Royal Wakefield

Leeds Utd legend Chris Kamara will be among celebrity names on a wall of fame at a new venue attached to the city’s Theatre Royal.

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Traffic and travel.

Lanes re-open after crash between M62 and M1

An accident where the M62 meets the M1 at Lofthouse has been cleared and all lanes are opened.

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Sun Lane Leisure in Wakefield. (W513G301)

Pools closed at Wakefield’s Sun Lane Leisure

A heating problem has led to the closure of both swimming pools at Wakefield’s Sun Lane leisure centre.

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Kyle Wood

Wood signs new deal at Wakefield Trinity

Kyle Wood has signed a new three-year contract at Wakefield Trinity.

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