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West Yorkshire Police warn motorists not to travel after car flips upside down in snow and ice

Motorists have been warned to avoid all travel after a car flipped upside down and landed on its roof in snow and ice tonight.
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Super Blue Blood Moon and lunar eclipse set to light up skies this month

An incredibly rare lunar phenomenon will take place in the skies at the end of this month - a Supermoon, a blood moon and a total lunar eclipse, all in the same night.

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Bell Street, Wakefield

Man left with breathing problems after balaclava-clad burglars threw noxious substance in his face

A group of burglars wearing balaclavas burst into a house and threw a 'noxious substance' in a man's face, leaving him with breathing problems.

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M62

Severe delays on West Yorkshire motorway after accident

Motorists have been warned to expect severe delays after an accident on a West Yorkshire Motorway.

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M1 North

Four lanes blocked on M1 motorway after multi-vehicle crash

A multi-vehicle smash has closed four lanes of the M1, Highways Agency has warned today (Monday).

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Trains

No trains to or from Dewsbury station due to police incident

There are no trains at Dewsbury station for at least the next hour and a half due to a police incident.

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The tanker smash. Photo: West Yorkshire Police

PHOTOS & VIDEO: The tanker which flipped into the middle of the M1 and closed the motorway

Highways England have released these photos of the tanker which flipped onto the middle of the M1 in Leeds, closing the motorway.
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Trains have been delayed due to a signalling problem

Trains out of Leeds cancelled and delayed due to signalling fault

Train passengers heading out of Leeds are facing delays due to a signalling fault this evening (Wednesday).
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M62

Drivers warned as two Akita dogs on loose on West Yorkshire motorway

Drivers on the M62 in West Yorkshire have been warned to take care - because of two dogs loose on the motorway.

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Jodie Whittaker is the 13th Doctor Who

YOUR REACTION: Yorkshire's own Jodie Whittaker to be first female Doctor Who

Yorkshire's own Jodie Whittaker is set to be the 13th Doctor Who, and the first woman to take the lead role in the long-running BBC drama.
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The flipped over car

PHOTOS: Flipped car, drink driving, illegal cars & speeding: What West Yorkshire Police dealt with over the weekend

Police officers in West Yorkshire had plenty to deal with over the weekend.

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The car with its missing wheel. Photo: West Yorkshire Police

'Sparks flying' - Motorist caught driving down the M1 in West Yorkshire in car with no tyre or wheel

A motorist was caught driving down the M1 with an entire wheel missing, causing sparks to fly as the axle ground along the road.
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A classic car at the event

Over 1,000 classic cars, stunt show and monster trucks at Yorkshire Post Motor Show on Father's Day

Tickets are rapidly selling out for the Yorkshire Post Motor Show on Father's Day.
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The classic, vintage and unusual cars on display at the show in 2016

Classic car rally, monster trucks and fun fair at Yorkshire Post Motor Show - tickets now on sale

More than 1,000 classic and vintage cars are set to go on display at the Yorkshire Post Motor Show on Father's Day, June 18.
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Man causing antisocial problems in West Yorkshire taken to deportation centre by police

Man causing antisocial problems in West Yorkshire taken to deportation centre by police

A man has been taken to a deportation centre in West Yorkshire after police detained him following antisocial behaviour.
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Streaming could land you in jail

KODI WARNING: New law means illegal Kodi box now carries 10-year jail sentence

A new law passed today means people using streaming devices like the Kodi box could now be jailed for up to 10 years.

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VIDEO: This dangerous wrong-side overtake captured on dashcam leads to ban for Yorkshire driver

VIDEO: This dangerous wrong-side overtake captured on dashcam leads to ban for Yorkshire driver

A 25-year-old Yorkshire man has been banned from driving after being captured on dashcam footage making a dangerous high speed overtake on the wrong side of the road.
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Have you ever visited one of these places?

REVEALED: The 10 rudest place names in Leeds & Yorkshire

Ever been to Swallow Mount? Perhaps you've ended up in Cockburn Way, through no fault of your own.
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PHOTOS: How drivers reacted to escaped pig traffic chaos on West Yorkshire motorway

PHOTOS: How drivers reacted to escaped pig traffic chaos on West Yorkshire motorway

An escaped pig wreaked havoc on the M62 in West Yorkshire tonight.

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LIVE UPDATES: All traffic stopped on West Yorkshire motorway due to escaped pig in the road

LIVE UPDATES: All traffic stopped on West Yorkshire motorway due to escaped pig in the road

A live pig on the motorway has stopped all traffic on the M62.

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