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A holiday, motorbike - and a tattoo among the most common things men buy during a midlife crisis

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Productivity plummets ahead of Christmas: Today’s the day we officially check out

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Risk of 'dirty' turkey after Brexit if UK strikes a US trade deal, say food experts

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TECHNOLOGY: Driving instructor Richard Rawden displaying the new driving test app he has created.

Wakefield driving instructor’s new app for learners

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Millions of us to lose our remaining holidays before the New Year

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Festive treats that could be deadly for your dog

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New hope for Wakefield Trinity out-of-town stadium?

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Community projects pitching for funds on BBC show Let’s Get a Good Thing Going

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West Yorkshire Police truancy patrols

More than 40 children stopped in two hours during truancy patrols

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Wakefield driving instructor’s new app for learners

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Traffic on the M62 on the approach to junction 30 near Wakefield. Picture: Crown 2017.

M62 'carriageway defect' near Wakefield causes lane closure

Transport

Over 70 bus routes set to run in West Yorkshire on Boxing Day

Transport

Drunk driver turns up to collect uninsured friend from police stop near Leeds

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Southmoor Road, Hemsworth. Image: Google

Man injured after car crashes into tree in Hemsworth

Transport

#HumansofWakefieldPolice: Why Wakefield police officers have started sharing personal stories on Twitter

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Some of the officers featured in the #HumansofWakefieldPolice series to date.

#HumansofWakefieldPolice: Read the stories shared by frontline Wakefield police officers

Crime

Man seen walking down motorway with a suitcase

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Police.

New report praises West Yorkshire Police

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Nursery ‘inadequate’ in all areas

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Primary school league tables 2017: Yorkshire is worst performing region

Education
North Huddersfield Trust School. Image: Google

Tragic death of seven-year-old West Yorkshire schoolgirl

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Sandal Magna Community Academy. Picture courtesy of Google.

School closed over faulty boiler

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Wakefield City Academies Trust should face police probe, says council leader

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Wakefield driving instructor’s new app for learners

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Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, has written to Northern Powerhouse Minister Jake Berry about Yorkshire devolution.

Exclusive: Archbishop’s intervention could finally end Yorkshire devolution stalemate

Politics

Over 70 bus routes set to run in West Yorkshire on Boxing Day

Transport
The People's Powerhouse project was founded by Jo Miller and Tracy Fishwick

Citizens assembly could put people at the heart of Northern Powerhouse concept, says report

Politics

Exclusive: Archbishop’s intervention could finally end Yorkshire devolution stalemate

Politics
The People's Powerhouse project was founded by Jo Miller and Tracy Fishwick

Citizens assembly could put people at the heart of Northern Powerhouse concept, says report

Politics
Pressure is growing on Transport Secretary Chris Grayling over scrapped rail electrification plans.

‘Look at what we’re doing’: Grayling comes out fighting on Northern transport

Politics
The Government today laid down legislation which will see Transport for the North become the first body of its kind.

Pioneering transport powers for the North hailed as ‘game-changer’ by Government

Politics
West Yorkshire Police is set to use up most of its reserves by 2022.

West Yorkshire Police will have used up most of its reserves by 2022

Crime

Sunny days and freezing nights forecast for Yorkshire this weekend

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Dense fog is affecting much of Yorkshire this morning.

Fog warning issued across Yorkshire as Met Office warn commuters to take extra care on roads

Environment
Storm Ophelia: All you need to know as former hurricane approaches Yorkshire

Storm Ophelia: All you need to know as former hurricane approaches Yorkshire

Environment

Peppa Pig ‘encourages parents to abuse NHS services’ says family doctor

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‘Mental health stigma makes recovery harder’

Health

'Through the 12 days of Christmas we saw in A&E' - NHS launches festive video about Wakefield's emergency department

Health

Mid Yorkshire Hospitals Trust launches live A&E waiting times

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Pinderfields Hospital

JON TRICKETT: The NHS is what matters most to Hemsworth constituents

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