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Pair arrested over house blaze

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Wrangbrook Lane, Upton. Image: Google

Two people seriously injured in crash at Upton near Pontefract: Road remains closed

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Savile Road, Castleford. Image: Google

Roof collapsed after major blaze at Castleford house: Five people escaped

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KFC closes in Wakefield...because it has run out of chicken

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Teenagers arrested on suspicion of arson after Tesco supermarket fire

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Merger of two football clubs could 'transform' Wakefield district

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First look inside district’s new £5m leisure centre

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Hickson and Welch exterior.

£750 million masterplan to transform Castleford

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Some of the knives illegally sold to under 18s at shops tested in West Yorkshire.

Police find shops willing to sell knives illegally to children in West Yorkshire

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Spotlight on great German composers

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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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Redundancy: its not the end of the world!

Column: Redundancy: it’s not the end of the world!

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