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Flood warning: Things are going to get very wet in parts of Yorkshire tomorrow

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Car fire closes part of M1 motorway near Wakefield

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MP 'worried' WCAT schools 'may not have cash returned'

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Police warning after bogus traders target vulnerable people in Wakefield district

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Meetings moved from historic Wakefield council hall following damage to building

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Traffic warning: Serious delays on M1 after rush-hour accident

Transport

Castleford Tigers pay tribute to fan and 'legend' DJ 'Little Kev'

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Services to take a hit as Wakefield Council slashes £28m from budget

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How many dogs were stolen in West Yorkshire last year?

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Richmond Avenue, Ferrybridge. Picture courtesy of Google.

Residents evacuated after collision causes gas leak

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Traffic warning: Serious delays on M1 after rush-hour accident

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Traffic building up on the M62 westbound carriageway. Picture: Crown 2018

M62 traffic: Lane of motorway closed after crash near Ripponden

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Significant delays are being reported on the M1 motorway this morning.

Travel update: M62 motorway blocked near Ferrybridge after crash

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Traffic builds up on the M62 Eastbound following the crash. Picture: Crown 2017

M62 crash: Drivers warned of major delays after pile-up near Brighouse

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Traffic queuing on the M1 northbound near Barnsley where there has been a crash. Picture: Crown 2017

M1 delays: What is causing problems on the motorway between Sheffield and Wakefield?

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Police warning after bogus traders target vulnerable people in Wakefield district

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How many dogs were stolen in West Yorkshire last year?

Crime

Have your say on how much is added to council tax bills to fund policing in West Yorkshire

Crime
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Sex attacker who targeted women jogging in Pontefract Park is jailed

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MP 'worried' WCAT schools 'may not have cash returned'

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Wakefield City Academy

New trusts announced for some of WCAT schools - but not those in Wakefield district

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The number of pupils permanently excluded from Wakefield schools rose last year (generic school corridor image).

REVEALED: The number of pupils from your area of Wakefield permanently excluded from school last year

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Nursery ‘inadequate’ in all areas

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Primary school league tables 2017: Yorkshire is worst performing region

Education

M62 traffic: Lane of motorway closed after crash near Ripponden

Transport
Significant delays are being reported on the M1 motorway this morning.

Travel update: M62 motorway blocked near Ferrybridge after crash

Transport
Traffic builds up on the M62 Eastbound following the crash. Picture: Crown 2017

M62 crash: Drivers warned of major delays after pile-up near Brighouse

Transport
Traffic queuing on the M1 northbound near Barnsley where there has been a crash. Picture: Crown 2017

M1 delays: What is causing problems on the motorway between Sheffield and Wakefield?

Transport

Yorkshire devolution: United front as Wakefield council leader Peter Box now backs region-wide deal

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Ossett dog kennel plan gets the go-ahead

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Yvette Cooper MP

MPs’ worries on immigrant stats

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Yorkshire transport is to undergo a major overhaul.

The North is watching: Ex-Chancellor's warning to Government as 'revolutionary' 30-year Yorkshire transport vision is unveiled

Politics
Unions are wanting answers after the collapse of Carillion.

We hadn’t signed ring road deal with Carillion, say Leeds council bosses

Politics

Flood warning: Things are going to get very wet in parts of Yorkshire tomorrow

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Kevan Mason, of Greenhow, walks his dogs across a snow cover field at Greenhow, near Pateley Bridge, North Yorkshire. Picture James Hardisty.

Weather warning: Snow and high winds continue to batter Yorkshire as forecast predicts extended cold blast

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A period of wet, windy and snowy weather is expected to hit Yorkshire next week.

Weather warning: Gales, showers and snow set to hit Yorkshire as jet-stream sweeps in cold snap

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Temperatures will continue to drop this weekend.

Sunny days and freezing nights forecast for Yorkshire this weekend

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MP highlights issues facing hospital trust during parliamentary debate

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Health bosses hope to reassure people over shake-up of A&E services in Wakefield

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Fears over future of Yorkshire GP services after closures and mergers

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Leeds and Wakefield hospital patients face long delays

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A period of wet, windy and snowy weather is expected to hit Yorkshire next week.

Weather warning: Gales, showers and snow set to hit Yorkshire as jet-stream sweeps in cold snap

Environment