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Man turns his life around with help from second-hand furniture shop

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Half term activities at the Hepworth Wakefield.

COLUMN: Behind the scenes...with The Hepworth Wakefield

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Helen Thomas, Art House Studio. Image credit Jules Lister

Plenty to see and hear on Wakefield’s Artwalk on January 25

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Principal Sam Wright, who says the redevelopment is an exciting venture for the college.

College plans to take on former deeds building

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Hospitals issue safety alerts

Health

Plans go in for majestic war horse statue

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How much has recorded crime risen in West Yorkshire?

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Controlled explosions carried out on chemicals at Yorkshire schools

Education
A stretch of land next to a Donacaster airport runway is on the list.

Yorkshire named as top dogging hotspot in the country

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James McMaster could face jail if he doesnt adhere to the terms of his CBO.

Man banned from city centre for persistent anti-social behaviour

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‘Bus changes will leave our village isolated’

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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

How much has recorded crime risen in West Yorkshire?

Crime
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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Police keep watch of the Leeds fans by the Billy Bremner statue outside Elland Road. Picture by Tony Johnson

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

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College plans to take on former deeds building

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Controlled explosions carried out on chemicals at Yorkshire schools

Education

Wakefield secondary league tables in full: How does YOUR school rate?

Education

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

Education

‘Bus changes will leave our village isolated’

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Rush hour delays after crash on M621 motorway in Leeds

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Bolt and Mitten

Disney toys recalled over safety concerns

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Leeds Bradford Airport to run therapy course for frightened passengers

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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?

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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

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

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‘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

Hospitals issue safety alerts

Health

1,000-day challenge to improve the life chances of babies

Health

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

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Dr Andrew Furber, director of public health.

A third of year six children are overweight

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

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