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More ‘spotters’ at West Yorkshire football grounds to tackle high cost of policing

Crime 2
Chelsea Hyndman pictured with her former boyfriend Luke Walker.

Coroner refuses to question Greek court verdict over woman’s death abroad

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Rubbish dumped on Hessle Common.

Featherstone man fined over £1,200 for fly-tipping in Wakefield

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Obesity crisis in the district as one in three year 6 pupils is overweight

Health

Toddler died after being hit by mum’s car, inquest heard

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LEEDS BOMB SCARE: Latest on city centre drama

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Appeal to trace family of Wakefield man

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Price of Apple apps set to rise by 25%

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Police examine suspicious package in Leeds city centre

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Thousands of Britons flown home from popular holiday destination amid safety fears

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Rush hour delays after crash on M621 motorway in Leeds

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Leeds Bradford Airport to run therapy course for frightened passengers

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Wintery weather could exacerbate pothole menace

Transport

SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

Transport
Snow has begun to fall across the county, making driving conditions treacherous.

Travel alert: How is the snow affecting public transport in Leeds and West Yorkshire?

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More ‘spotters’ at West Yorkshire football grounds to tackle high cost of policing

Crime 2
Chelsea Hyndman pictured with her former boyfriend Luke Walker.

Coroner refuses to question Greek court verdict over woman’s death abroad

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Rubbish dumped on Hessle Common.

Featherstone man fined over £1,200 for fly-tipping in Wakefield

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Jailed: Terence O'Reilly.

'Wicked' man, 78, jailed for historic sex offences against children in Wakefield

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Schools ‘facing £21m cuts’, say teaching unions

Education
HELPING HAND: Ridwana Wallace-Laher, from the Penny Appeal, met with orphans during her fact-finding trip to The  Gambia.

Ex teacher sees how city charity is helping educate orphans in Gambia

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Water issue closes Wakefield school

Education
MOVING ON UP: Wakefield has climbed 17 places.

Schools move up in national league tables

Education

Rush hour delays after crash on M621 motorway in Leeds

News
Bolt and Mitten

Disney toys recalled over safety concerns

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Leeds Bradford Airport to run therapy course for frightened passengers

News 6

Wintery weather could exacerbate pothole menace

Transport

Mary Creagh blasts Gove over ‘thumbs up’ Trump Tower interview

Politics 1
Could Yorkshire elect its own mayor in 2018? Voters in London last year chose Sadiq Khan to be the city's third elected mayor.

Could Yorkshire voters be choosing a mayor in 2018?

Politics 1
Construction of Wakefield Eastern Relief Road with new road and rail bridge.

COLUMN: Coun Peter Box - “What does the council want to achieve in 2017?”

Politics

Environment at risk of ‘zombie’ laws, MPs warn

Politics
The right-wing English Defence League mounts a protest in West Yorkshire. Picture: Ross Parry Agency

How a white Yorkshire schoolboy with anti-Muslim views was lured away from far-right extremism

Crime 20

In 2022 we’ll be able to watch an 1,800-year old star collision

Environment 2

‘Thundersnow’ could batter Yorkshire as weather warning issued for snow and ice

Environment
Thousands of motorists have joined a lawsuit against Volkswagen which could cost the car manufacturer billions

VW owners stand to pocket thousands from emissions scandal

Environment

Obesity crisis in the district as one in three year 6 pupils is overweight

Health
Dr Andrew Furber, director of public health.

A third of year six children are overweight

Health 1

British mothers drinking during pregnancy put us in worst five nations for Foetal Alcohol Syndrome

Health
ongoing: Chris Pointon is carrying on his wifes work all over the world.

Doctor Kate’s care campaign is going global

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Hospitals on second highest alert level as winter crisis continues

Health