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Students are shown the horrors of the Holocaust

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Final flower show after 140 years

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Village is ready for May Day celebrations

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Dr Linda Harris.

Doctor is trekking to Everest

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Farmer’s biogas scheme is given green light

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Clubs gears up for all the fun at their country fair

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MP Mary Creagh: “Westminster attack showed best and worst of humanity”

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Wakefield dance duo poised for BBC screening

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Schools to get share of £159m

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1924: American comedian Buster Keaton (1895-1966) armed with only a magnifying glass and a copy of 'How To Be A Detective' hopes to become a great detective in the film 'Sherlock Junior'.

Silent film fest comes to town

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Planned roadworks in Yorkshire - April 18 to April 23

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M62 motorway delays after vehicle overturns near Wakefield

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District to get £600K boost for traffic improvement

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Warning to holidaymakers ahead of the great Easter get-away

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Video: ‘Selifie’ kids risk their lives on railway lines

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Nightclub to have licence reviewed after drugs raid

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Duo in stolen £20k car jailed after police pursuit through city

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Laced heroin is ‘100 times more potent’ warn police after drug deaths

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The cyber scam has affected West Yorkshire residents.

Police urge West Yorkshire residents not to be fooled by email virus scam

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Students are shown the horrors of the Holocaust

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Schools to get share of £159m

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The Government has announced a 159m funding boost for Yorkshire's schools.

Yorkshire awarded £159m to create extra school places and repair crumbling buildings

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Teacher Helena Fallon with pupils Hannah and Athan.

Can teens go a week without technology?

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Carleton Community High School, Pontefract. Picture: Google.

Academy trust disputes 'Inadequate' rating after Ofsted criticises Pontefract school leaders

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Care home to bring 100 jobs and boost local economy by £5m

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The Ridings Shopping Centre

Ridings Shopping Centre £5m investment

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Models on the catwalk during the Burberry Autumn/Winter 2017 London Fashion Week show at Makers House , London. Photo credit: Victoria Jones/PA Wire

Burberry taking time to think through Leeds facility

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Planned roadworks in Yorkshire - April 18 to April 23

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MP Mary Creagh: “Westminster attack showed best and worst of humanity”

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Theresa May delivered a statement in Downing Street this morning.

Theresa May announces snap General Election on June 8

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VIDEO: Relic hunter wants to reunite families of 14,000 Second World War heroes with dog tags

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Coun Peter Box.

COLUMN: Coun Peter Box talks of funding for the district’s roads

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The Government has announced a 159m funding boost for Yorkshire's schools.

Yorkshire awarded £159m to create extra school places and repair crumbling buildings

Education

Farmer’s biogas scheme is given green light

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Madeleine and Bailey Doherty enjoy the beach as crowds pack onto the South Bay in Scarborough as warm weather bathed the UK at the weekend.

Yorkshire weather: Prepare yourselves for three months of glorious sunshine... but Easter could be quite chilly

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Yorkshire is set for a spell of mild weather this week.

Yorkshire weather: Dry spell on the horizon as Yorkshire prepares for a warm weekend

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Oliver, 8, and Freya, 3, Hardisty, have fun in the sun on the South Shore beach at Bridlington, East Yorkshire.

Yorkshire weather: Cloudy skies bring an end to our all-too-brief sunny spell

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Doctor is trekking to Everest

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Nurses Matthew Burns and Charlotte Willoughby.

Second Admiral Nurse brings care and support

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Leanne Owen with her husband, Peter.

Mother’s plea over Parkinson’s

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Carers stock picture. Credit: Esme Allen

Care home to bring 100 jobs and boost local economy by £5m

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Determined: Claire Cunningham.

Top clinic gave inspiration to brave cancer patient Claire

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