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Tune in to see if Wakefield's Britain's Got Talent stars have made the next round

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Artist's impression of Castleford riverside development.

Riverside development will "transform" Castleford

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Kerry Draycott (wearing a green top) is pictured with her husband Ryan (wearing a red check shirt)'Christopher Barker (wearing white Tshirt) is pictured on the right with his family.

Heroes who saved heart attack Wakefield mum's life on M1 motorway are commended

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Reece Miree died from brain cancer. His parents, Jonny and Carol are now raising money to buy game consoles for other children with similar illnesses.

‘Reece was a little soldier’

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Thunderstorms: What causes this extreme weather phenomena and can they be predicted?

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Pub permitted to re-open and serve until 2am

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Pupils and waiting parents barred from pub car park over behaviour

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Free five-day festival of culture to launch

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Coun Glenn Burton

Hundreds of empty homes across the district despite housing shortage

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Police and councillors want to tackle the drink problem on the streets of Castleford.

Street drinking still a problem in town centre

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Further disruption to Yorkshire rail services as Northern workers walk out on strike

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Leeds railway station.

Yorkshire rail strikes confirmed this week: What days will trains be affected?

Transport
Night work on the M621

Leeds M621 improvements '66 per cent complete' despite bad weather setbacks

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The service changes start this Sunday.

Train service changes this weekend - how they could affect you

Transport
Denby Dale Road, Wakefield. Pic: Google.

Casualty pulled from vehicle in Wakefield crash

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Fare dodger spat at rail worker at West Yorkshire station: CCTV image of man police want to trace

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Wayne Bell

Banned Neo-Nazi group member from Castleford is jailed over racist mesages

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Harry Shillito and Chloe Coopland

Manchester attack anniversary: Wakefield man had counselling after witnessing "living nightmare"

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Zygmunt Misiekowsk

Child sex predator Wakefield pensioner jailed for 14 years

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Young people celebrate fire course success

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Great performers: Normanton Common Primary Academy (top) and Normanton Junior Academy.

Twice the success for schools

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LANDMARK: Wakefield College has been providing education for a century-and-a-half.

City college toasts 150th year with whole host of events

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Sixth Form Block at Crofton Academy.

Confusion for sixth form students

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Why have Grammar Schools been handed £50m and what are they going to do with the cash?

Education

Further disruption to Yorkshire rail services as Northern workers walk out on strike

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Leeds railway station.

Yorkshire rail strikes confirmed this week: What days will trains be affected?

Transport
Yorkshire's beautiful landscape provides a wonderful setting in which to retire

The Golden Years: Why Yorkshire is the best place to enjoy retirement

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Night work on the M621

Leeds M621 improvements '66 per cent complete' despite bad weather setbacks

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Faces old and new in changes proposed for council’s cabinet

Politics
Coun 'Stuart Heptinstall is the new Mayor of Wakefield.

Former miner appointed city’s new mayor

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Local Election 2018: Your full guide to all the results across Yorkshire

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Polling stations opened this morning.

Polling booths open for council election

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Local Election 2018: Who will you vote for? Every candidate listed for every area of Yorkshire

Politics

Thunderstorms: What causes this extreme weather phenomena and can they be predicted?

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Yorkshire set for another blazing Bank Holiday weekend

Environment

Why Yorkshire has been overrun with a plague of greenflies - and when they will go

Environment

Heroes who saved heart attack Wakefield mum's life on M1 motorway are commended

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There are some excellent job opportunities on offer around Yorkshire in the healthcare profession

8 ideal jobs currently up for grabs in Yorkshire if you want to work in healthcare

Business
Health warning issued with vampire flies set to infest parts of Britain

Warning after increase in cases of fly bites that can cause groin swelling and fever

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Midwives given carbon monoxide detectors in fight to reduce smoking in pregnant women

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Smoking

Video showing difference between healthy lung and smoker’s lung revealed

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