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Leeds taxi drivers' slow drive protest: Four hours of Monday morning city centre traffic delays expected

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Wakefield Road, Ossett. Image: Google

Caravan blaze on Wakefield Road Ossett: Man suffered smoke inhalation

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The crash happened outside Hampsons Plantworld in Denby Dale Road, Wakefield. Picture: Google

Firefighters free person trapped in car after crash near Wakefield garden centre

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Wanted: Man recalled to prison has links to Wakefield district

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West Yorkshire Police arrest 50 people during first week of drink and drug driving crackdown

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Beatles’ link to Wakefield circus pioneer

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19th September 2010. Celebrations to mark the 550th anniversary of the Battle of Wakefield at Sandal Castle. 15th Centuary archer Mick Doggett prepares for battle.

Parade marks the Battle of Wakefield

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‘Lidl is trying to destroy town’ says councillor

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Leeds taxi drivers' slow drive protest: Four hours of Monday morning city centre traffic delays expected

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

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

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Man injured after car crashes into tree in Hemsworth

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Six months of disruption: M621 in Leeds to be shut overnight for upgrades

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Wanted: Man recalled to prison has links to Wakefield district

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West Yorkshire Police arrest 50 people during first week of drink and drug driving crackdown

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Amanda Leather

Woman had sex with underage boy and smoked cannabis with him

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Pensioner dies after Castleford town centre collision

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Tragic death of seven-year-old West Yorkshire schoolgirl

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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 City Academies Trust should face police probe, says council leader

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Minister Nick Gibb

Three schools could lose £1.5m in Wakefield City Academies Trust collapse

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Leeds taxi drivers' slow drive protest: Four hours of Monday morning city centre traffic delays expected

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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

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

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

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Chris Grayling boards a train in York on his way to Horsforth. Picture: Gary Longbottom

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

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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

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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

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Keep us involved on trans-Pennine rail plans, council leaders urge Grayling

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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

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

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

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‘Mental health stigma makes recovery harder’

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

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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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GP rankings - how does your surgery fare?

Revealed: The worst 10 GP surgeries in Wakefield district

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