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PICTURES: Caught on camera...can you help the police?

These CCTV images have been released by police.

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Union suspends Arriva North strike pending talks in driver-only trains row

Union suspends Arriva North strike pending talks in driver-only trains row

A planned strike in a row over the role of guards on trains has been called off by the National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers (RMT).

Transport
MPs back call for change in law after schoolboy’s tragic death

MPs back call for change in law after schoolboy’s tragic death

The mother of schoolboy Harry Whitlam has written to all 650 MPs asking for support for her campaign to secure a change in drink-drive laws.

News
Mobile speed camera locations in and around Wakefield.

SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

Speed cameras will be at the following locations across the Wakefield district this week:

News
The highlights of Kate Rusby’s Underneath the Stars festival

The highlights of Kate Rusby’s Underneath the Stars festival

Family friendly festival Underneath the Stars returns this summer with another exciting line-up of established and emerging talent.

Whats on
Storm Chris: When will the ex-hurricane hit the UK? What will the weather be like in Yorkshire this week?

Storm Chris: When will the ex-hurricane hit the UK? What will the weather be like in Yorkshire this week?

We’ve heard a lot about Storm Chris and whether it is set to bring an end to the summer’s glorious heatwave.

Environment
Police field record number of calls on day of England World Cup quarter-final

Police field record number of calls on day of England World Cup quarter-final

West Yorkshire Police has admitted it is struggling to cope with high levels of demand after it received a record number of calls last weekend.

Crime
Shiraz Khan in action for Ossett United against AFC Fylde

United the team to beat - Welsh

OSSETT UNITED boss Andy Welsh feels that his side will be the team that every club wants to beat this season.

Football
Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell MP

Shadow Chancellor calls on Government to address North South divide

SHADOW Chancellor John McDonnell has said the Government should consider rebalancing the economy away from London and towards Yorkshire and the north of England in a bid to address the North South divide.

News
Credit: Highways England.

Here's why there has been traffic disruption on the M62 at Ainley Top

A section of the M62 was closed in both directions this afternoon to make an overhead power line safe.

News
Parenting in song

Parenting in song

Lullabies for Parents

Music
Family friendly festival is back - with a new home

Family friendly festival is back - with a new home

Underneath the Stars

Music
Reflex bar on Westgate, Wakefield. Image: Google

Fire in ladies toilets at Wakefield bar: Man treated for smoke inhalation

A MAN was treated by paramedics after a fire in the ladies toilets at a bar in Wakefield city centre.
News
Thai chicken with asparagus

Thai chicken with asparagus

Whip this up in under 30 minutes and give your usual Thai green curry a boost by adding British asparagus towards the end.

Lifestyle
An image of how the Quentin Blake exhibition space will look.

Portraits of Roald Dahl’s characters to go on display at Wakefield Museum.

Portraits of Roald Dahl’s characters are set to go on display for the first, and only time, in West Yorkshire at Wakefield Museum from tomorrow (Saturday).

News
NHS Blood and Transplant are urgently appealing for O negative blood donors

Where to donate O negative blood in and around Leeds to help with urgent appeal

Given the summer heatwave and excitement of England's stellar performance in the World Cup, blood donations have plummeted dramatically.
Health
SPIDER SENSE: A cosplay Spiderman and friends at Trinity Walk.

Movie-themed events bound for Trinity Walk

Dinosaurs, superhero training and a Transformers truck are all part of a blockbuster summer at Trinity Walk.

News
Plans to change mental health support in Wakefield is revealed

Plans to change mental health support in Wakefield is revealed

Changes to the way mental health support is delivered in Wakefield have been given backing by the city’s health chiefs.

Health
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