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Train gets 'lost' in Yorkshire after it goes the wrong way

A long-distance express train became stranded while travelling through Yorkshire after it took a wrong turn while on a diversion.
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Yorkshire Dales-themed garden wins gold at Chelsea Flower Show

A garden inspired by the Yorkshire Dales has won a prestigious gold medal at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show.
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Night work on the M621

Leeds M621 improvements '66 per cent complete' despite bad weather setbacks

Highways England's ongoing work to improve the inner ring road is approaching completion - despite weather-related delays.

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Rugby league star Zak Hardaker 'could have died' during drinking session which led to cocaine ban

Rugby league star Zak Hardaker 'could have died' during drinking session which led to cocaine ban

UK Anti-Doping have concluded that it was 'almost fortuitous' that banned rugby player Zak Hardaker took cocaine instead of carrying on drinking spirits during a night out.
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Jet2 announce flights to new Spanish airport from Leeds Bradford

Jet2 have announced a fifth and final new destination from Leeds Bradford Airport as part of their summer 2019 schedule.
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M62 near Leeds strewn with hundreds of Coke bottles after lorry overturns

M62 near Leeds strewn with hundreds of Coke bottles after lorry overturns

An LGV flipped onto its side on the M62 this morning - shedding hundreds of bottles of fizzy pop onto the carriageway.
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Jet2 announce THREE new destinations from Leeds Bradford Airport for summer 2019

Budget airline Jet2 will operate three brand-new routes from Leeds Bradford next year.
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More rail strike misery for Yorkshire in May

More rail strike misery for Yorkshire in May

Rail union RMT has announced another 24-hour strike as part of a long-running dispute over the role of train guards.

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Plans for new hotel near Leeds Bradford Airport revealed

Plans for new hotel near Leeds Bradford Airport revealed

Pub chain Greene King has applied for permission to build its own hotel next to Leeds Bradford Airport.

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Jet2 announce new destination, plane and flights from Leeds Bradford Airport

Budget airline Jet2 is expanding its operations at Leeds Bradford Airport by announcing a new destination and thousands of extra seats.
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"Has all the hair gone now?!": Yorkshire doctor leaves touching birthday card for husband after her death

"Has all the hair gone now?!": Yorkshire doctor leaves touching birthday card for husband after her death

The husband of an inspirational Yorkshire doctor who passed away aged 34 has opened a poignant birthday card she wrote for him before her death.

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Is this the worst e-fit ever?

Is this the worst e-fit ever?

A police force has inadvertently released a comical e-fit of a burglary suspect they are trying to trace.

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The snow must go on! Reduced programme for Gawthorpe Coal Race

The annual World Coal Carrying Championships have gone ahead today - despite snowy conditions altering the race programme.

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Boy, 15, attacked with a weapon outside Woodkirk Academy in Leeds

A 15-year-old boy was taken to hospital after being attacked outside his school.

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Leeds United fans asked to applaud the life of 17-year-old supporter who died in horror crash

Leeds United fans asked to applaud the life of 17-year-old supporter who died in horror crash

The friends of a teenage Leeds United fan who died in a horrific road crash have asked for fellow supporters to applaud his life at this weekend's home match.

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The giant dragon eggs are on sale in Morrisons

Morrisons launch Game of Thrones-style dragon Easter egg

Yorkshire supermarket chain Morrisons is releasing a 'dragon egg' this Easter.

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The 'cryptid' in front of Sandal Castle

Walker photographs 'ghost dog' in grounds of Yorkshire castle

A visitor to Sandal Castle has captured an image of what she believes is a dog-like mythical beast in its grounds.
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Asda worker stabbed while trying to detain suspected shoplifter in Leeds supermarket

Asda worker stabbed while trying to detain suspected shoplifter in Leeds supermarket

A supermarket worker ended up with knife wounds while trying to apprehend a suspected shoplifter.

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Snow train! Disabled dad comes up with his own way to take his children sledging

Dad-of-two Jonathan Atkins uses a mobility scooter to get around - but that didn't stop him taking his children sledging.

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Yorkshire farmer shares incredible photos of snow in Swaledale

Think the snow has been bad where you live?
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