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Body of man found in South Kirkby identified

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More than 300 miles of roadworks are lifted this Bank Holiday

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Your guide to Bank Holiday opening times for Wakefield pharmacies

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Blooming displays at The Wakefield and North of England Tulip Society’s 182nd show

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Las Vegas-style charity fundraiser to raise cash for Claire’s groundbreaking cancer treatment

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Village to get new pharmacy and dentist?

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A big friendly show of portraits you know

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‘And I will walk 5,000 miles in dad’s memory ‘

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Coun Denise Jeffery,  pictured on Carlton Street, Castleford.

City-centre business on the up with investment worth £1.3m

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Children from Stanley Grove School visiting Wakefield Town Hall to talk to the mayor and councillors about balloon and lantern releases and their effect on the environment.

Pupils’ victory in balloon ban to protect the environment

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More than 300 miles of roadworks are lifted this Bank Holiday

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M62 delays after four lorries and caravan in crash

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The accident scene. Photo: Zubair Hussain

UPDATED: Man injured in single car crash at Liversedge

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Featherstone Lane, Featherstone. Photo: Google.

Three injured in Featherstone crash

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Elderly man injured in crash involving lorry, van and two cars

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Drug dealers in West Yorkshire selling former 'legal highs' one year on from ban

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Armed police in Manchester following Monday's terror attack

Extra armed police deployed in West Yorkshire after terror threat raised to critical

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Courtney Boyle

Tributes to 'lovely, bright and hardworking' Leeds student killed in terror attack

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Courtney Boyle

Mum of Leeds student killed in terror attack: 'You made me so proud with all you achieved'

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Wakefield’s star students are recognised

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Jeremy Corbyn, Leader of the Labour Party, on the campaign trail in Beaumont Park, Huddersfield. (Photo: James Hardisty)

Labour's plan to boost school budgets gets Yorkshire support, according to survey

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Phazie Mannifield-Gale, 14, of South Elmsall has got a top score on the Mensa test meaning he is on the same intellectual level as Einstein and in the top 1 per cent of the country in terms of intelligence.

Is Phazie Yorkshire’s smartest student? Youngster matches Einstein in IQ test

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New boss at Wakefield City Academies Trust

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Jerry Clay Academy. Outstanding Oftsed inspection.

Top grades for school that has instilled a ‘culture of ambition’

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More than 300 miles of roadworks are lifted this Bank Holiday

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Mike Fraine of Froneri presents ther award to Chris Winter (centre) and Nina Rogers of Yorkshire Sculture Park

Deadline approaches for names in major Yorkshire tourism awards

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There is a real risk to election results being compromised

Cyber attack ‘highly likely’ in UK election

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Nostell manager to represent tourism in Wakefield Bondholders’ steering group

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ELECTION 2017:Fact Check - if 30% more people under 25 vote, could the Conservatives lose the election?

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There is a real risk to election results being compromised

Cyber attack ‘highly likely’ in UK election

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New mayor appointed at Wakefield Council

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Yorkshire Party launches its ‘real deal’ manifesto in Wakefield

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Weather warning: Yorkshire to be hit with severe thunderstorms over Bank Holiday weekend

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Temperatures are continuing to rise

Friday to be hottest day of the year in Yorkshire - but will sunshine last for the Bank Holiday?

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Wasps could be in for a bumper summer

Freak weather could lead to insect invasion this summer

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Natalie Coates from Drifield in East Yorkshire walks through a patch of Bluebells at Rannerdale Knott in the Lake District.

Yorkshire weather: Yorkshire records hottest UK temperature... but for how long will it last?

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Pharmacy opening times for Bank Holiday Monday

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Care home gets regional award

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Video: Women turn Wakefield’s Thornes Park pink in Race for Life

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New tobacco laws affecting vapers who smoke e-cigarettes will come into force this week.

E-cigarette laws to change THIS WEEK - Here’s how vapers will be affected

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NHS cyber attacks: Operations and appointments cancelled at some Yorkshire hospitals

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