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Kodi add-ons shut down in a crackdown on illegal streaming

TV streaming service Kodi has closed two of its most popular streaming channels following a lawsuit from US satellite broadcaster Dish Network.

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The price of the average house in Yorkshire has increased by more than 7,000 to 155,357 in the last year, according to an official index.

Yorkshire house prices on the rise - but not as fast as the national average

The price of the average house in Yorkshire has increased by more than £7,000 to £155,357 in the last year, according to an official index.
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Castleford, Featherstone and Wakefield fans can buy car in team colours

Castleford, Featherstone and Wakefield fans can buy car in team colours

Rugby league fans can cheer on their club by snapping up a limited edition car in their team colours.

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Planned motorway roadworks from June 12 to 18.

Next week’s planned roadworks

These are the planned roadworks for Yorkshire’s motorways for the week ahead.

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Lidl customers warned over Whatsapp competition scam

Lidl customers warned over Whatsapp competition scam

Discount supermarket giant Lidl has issued a warning to its customers about a WhatsApp scam using its branding.

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Barnsley Road. Picture courtesy of Google 2016.

Call for action to tackle parking problems on busy road in and out of Wakefield

Concerns have been raised over parking and congestion on one of the main roads in and out of Wakefield.

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Halifax employee’s ‘year of hell’ after she was sacked for being pregnant

Halifax employee’s ‘year of hell’ after she was sacked for being pregnant

A job agency gave an employee “a year of hell” after she was sacked for being PREGNANT, an employment tribunal heard.

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The group of 18 women said they were left speechless after the entrepreneur personally offered to send them away on a complimentary dream trip to the USA.

Branson comes to aid of hen-do kicked off flight with free Vegas trip

Sir Richard Branson has come to the aid of a hen-do who were kicked off a flight for wearing "Bitches on Tour" T-shirts by sending them on a free holiday - to LAS VEGAS.

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Picture by Allan McKenzie/YWNG - 17/06/2016 - Press - Wakefield Business Awards 2016, Unity Works, Wakefield,  England - People's Choice Awarded to One World Travel by Jo Marshall of YPO.

Who will be crowned People’s Choice winner at Wakefield Business Awards?

It is time to vote for the winner of the Wakefield Business Awards People‘s Choice.

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VIDEO: Bride of Frankenstein and Hollywood Oscar winning wedding dresses at Cannon Hall in Barnsley

Wedding dresses don't come more frightening famous than the one worn by the bride of Frankenstein - now on show in South Yorkshire.
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More than 300 miles of roadworks are lifted this Bank Holiday

More than 300 miles of roadworks are lifted this Bank Holiday

Highways England is lifting more than 300 miles of roadworks to help people travelling this May 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

The deadline is fast approaching for this region’s businesses to put their name forward for a major tourism accolade.

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There is a real risk to election results being compromised

Cyber attack ‘highly likely’ in UK election

A cyber attack aimed at influencing the outcome of the UK General Election is highly likely, according to a leading cyber security expert.

Politics
Nostell manager to represent tourism in Wakefield Bondholders’ steering group

Nostell manager to represent tourism in Wakefield Bondholders’ steering group

National Trust Nostell’s general manager Jenny Layfield has joined the steering group for Wakefield Bondholders.

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Nisa Local gives £1k to Yorkshire Air Ambulance

Nisa Local gives £1k to Yorkshire Air Ambulance

A Fitzwilliam convenience store has given £1,000 to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance to help with its running costs.

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Changes to West Yorkshire bus services this weekend

Changes to West Yorkshire bus services this weekend

West Yorkshire Combined Authority is reminding public transport users that there are timetable changes affecting local bus services this weekend, Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 May.

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Machine manufacterer Group Rhodes Managing director Mark Ridgway.
PICTURE: MATTHEW PAGE

Wakefield firm to move HQ for first time since 1921

Machinery manufacturer Group Rhodes is relocating to new premises for the first time in almost 100 years as part of a huge restructure programme.

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M&S ‘cock-up’ with National Vegetarian Week recipe - which contains chicken

M&S ‘cock-up’ with National Vegetarian Week recipe - which contains chicken

Marks and Spencer has upset thousands of its veggie customers by celebrating National Vegetarian Week with a link to recipes - including CHICKEN.

Business
DVSA issue vehicle recall warning - is yours on the list?

DVSA issue vehicle recall warning - is yours on the list?

The DVSA have issued a list of vehicles that are currently wanted for recall for safety reasons as part of the DVSA safety recall scheme.

Transport
Traffic alert: M62 closure in place in West Yorkshire after crash

Traffic alert: M62 closure in place in West Yorkshire after crash

Emergency services are at the scene of a collision involving a lorry and three other cars on the M62 in West Yorkshire.

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