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Wakefield’s £5.9m social care hubs are saving NHS resources and helping those in need

Health
Tributes left to Spencer Walker shortly after his death.

Boy, 12, electrocuted after climbing on rail bridge, inquest told

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Amazon Prime Day is a 36-hour sale which began at noon today and which will in total feature more than one million deals

How to make sure your Amazon Prime Day bargains actually save you money

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Mental health waiting times are ‘excessive’ in Wakefield, says report

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Campaigners say 'Don't let HS2 ruin our lives'

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Where to donate O negative blood in and around Leeds to help with urgent appeal

Health

Tory group leader threatens to challenge party MP Andrea Jenkyns

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Sneak peek of upcoming Sally Wainwright drama set and filmed at Shibden Hall in new BBC trailer

Whats on
Crofton Against HS2 protestors.

Politically Speaking with Jon Trickett MP: Victory for Crofton on HS2 depot location

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Mobile speed camera locations in and around Wakefield.

SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

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Shadow Chancellor calls on Government to address North South divide

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Credit: Highways England.

Here's why there has been traffic disruption on the M62 at Ainley Top

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Police have closed part of Ings Road in Wakefield while they respond to an incident. Picture: Google

Wakefield road reopens: Police respond to incident on Ings Road

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Planned roadworks in Yorkshire this week

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REVEALED: Full list of planned roadworks in Yorkshire over the coming week

News

Police field record number of calls on day of England World Cup quarter-final

Crime

Wanted: Police hunting for Pontefract man after Knottingley burglary

Crime

Record-breaking 999 demand as West Yorkshire Police takes 2,307 calls in one day

Crime
The child was grabbed from the foyer of Hull Royal Infirmary

Agencies ‘squabble’ over woman who abducted baby from mother at hospital, court told

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Schooling at home suggested by heads in unruly pupil cases

Education
Principal Ray Henshaw

School bids for £250k to launch careers programme across Yorkshire

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School meals

Concern over school meals eligibility in Wakefield

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The number of autistic children being excluded from Wakefield schools has risen.

School exclusions of autistic children has risen in Wakefield

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Children at Outwood Primary Academy Park Hill.

Refurbishment plan for six Yorkshire schools taken over by collapsed WCAT academy chain

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Shadow Chancellor calls on Government to address North South divide

News

One of the world's hottest cheeses is available in Yorkshire and it's 300 TIMES hotter than Jalapeños

News
Enjoy the great outdoors with one of these jobs currently up for grabs around Yorkshire

8 ideal jobs in Yorkshire if you love working outdoors

Business
Enjoy the great outdoors with one of these Leeds jobs currently up for grabs

6 ideal jobs on offer in Leeds if you love working outdoors

Business

Tory group leader threatens to challenge party MP Andrea Jenkyns

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Crofton Against HS2 protestors.

Politically Speaking with Jon Trickett MP: Victory for Crofton on HS2 depot location

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Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell MP

Shadow Chancellor calls on Government to address North South divide

News
Wakefield MP Mary Creagh.

Mary Creagh MP: Fighting for our right to breathe clean air

Politics

Council writes off more than £3m in unpaid council tax

Politics

Celebrate Love Parks Week at these fun outdoors events around Leeds

Lifestyle
The Met Office have just issued a yellow weather warning for Yorkshire, as heavy rain and thunderstorms are expected on Friday between 11:00 and 20:00

Yellow weather warning issued as torrential rain and thunderstorms are set to hit Yorkshire

Environment
Although many garden and woodland plants are completely harmless for wildlife, there are also some specific poisonous plants which can pose an extreme danger to household pets

These poisonous plants can pose a danger to your pets

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How many of these rare species have you seen in Yorkshire?

The rare Yorkshire wildlife you might not know about - and where to see it

Environment

Wakefield’s £5.9m social care hubs are saving NHS resources and helping those in need

Health

Where to donate O negative blood in and around Leeds to help with urgent appeal

Health

Plans to change mental health support in Wakefield is revealed

Health

Buy a brick to show your support for Maggie’s Yorkshire cancer centre

Health

Urgent need for O negative blood in Leeds after heatwave and football World Cup cut donations

Health