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'KFC closure not an emergency' police say, as chicken shortage seemingly prompts 999 calls

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Accident causing delays on M62

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Protesters tried to get the council to overturn their decision to close the centre when the news was first announced.

Demolition of Knottingley Sports Centre to start

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VIDEO: Investigation launched as man left in critical condition after Wakefield pub attack

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VIDEO: Investigation launched as man left in critical condition after Wakefield pub attack

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REVEALED: These are the WORST GP surgeries in the Wakefield district - as rated by you

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REVEALED: These are the BEST GP surgeries in the Wakefield district - as rated by you

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Berryman glass recycling plant on Lidgate Crescent, South KIrkby. Image: Google

Blaze at glass recycling plant in South Kirkby near Pontefract

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Ryhill man sentenced to 23 years for child sexual offences

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John Cyrus, back in action for Frickley Athletic.

Frickley fail to cash in on flying start against rivals

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Paul McShane in action for Castleford Tigers in the pre-season game against Leeds Rhinos that was played in rain, snow and sleet.

Heavy going for Castleford on “tough tracks”

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John Davies: "I know it's early on but these are the kind of things that make or break your season."

Rovers star Davies: We weren’t at races in first-half at London

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Featherstone's Josh Hardcastle scores one of his two tries in last Sunday's defeat at London Broncos. Picture: Dec Hayes.

Featherstone’s odds drift to 14-1 to finish top of table

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Castleford coach Powell turns down England opportunity

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Leeds United boss: Players can hold their heads up high

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Injury-time goal denies Heckingbottom first win as Leeds United boss

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Castleford Tigers dismiss Hardaker

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Reel Big Fish: Heading for the Slam Dunk Festival.

Reel Big Fish and The Audition among names added to Slam Dunk line-up

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COLUMN: A grand design for all to enjoy at The Hepworth Wakefield

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Local shows for local people...The League of Gentlemen are playing an extra date at Leeds First Direct Arena.

Extra local date for the League of Gentlemen

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Enjoy a free and healthy walk about Nostell Priory.

Enjoy a healthy walk at National Trust Nostell

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Jessica gets down to unearthing the secrets of her explorer ancestor.

COLUMN: Digging up the secrets of our fascinating family tree

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