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Academy trust disputes 'Inadequate' rating after Ofsted criticises Pontefract school leaders

Some 260 victims of modern slavery and human trafficking have been linked to Leeds in the last two years.

Will Brexit hinder Yorkshire’s efforts to tackle human trafficking?

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People around the world are marking Earth Hour this evening. People in Britain are expected to join in at 8.30pm... and then they will switch their clocks forward tonight as British Summer Time begins.

Get ready to turn your clocks forward... but before that expect things to get much darker

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Children raise £9,000 for Comic Relief with world record attempts and week of Red Nose Day fun


Colleague pays tribute to ‘wise’ Dr Geoff Slater


Comets’ ladies are ‘fusing fun with fitness’


Heart attack victim thanks hero NHS worker who saved his life

Ms Roney helped bring The Hepworth to fruition.

Chief executive reflects ahead of ‘the top job’

Keith (right) and Ashley Boots.

‘Disgrace to the police’: Drug dealing West Yorkshire inspector jailed for 26 years

Featherstone's successful lifters (left to right): Si Walker, Martyn Riley, Rose Judson, Nick Hall and James Smith.

Featherstone lifters in masterful form

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Wanderers have a one-point lead over Flanagan's after beating RAFA Vulcan Club 76-52.

Flanagan’s host Wanderers in last match title decider


Four athletes achieve club records at indoor meeting

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Rock Inn B bag crucial victory over title rivals

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Club won’t sell franchise, says boss of Trinity

My Baby, Leeds date.

Dutch band bring their ‘Rhythm’ to Leeds

Johnny Lynch, aka, Pictish Trail, gigging in Leeds. Picture: Beth Chalmers

The Trail leads to Leeds


VIDEO PREVIEW: Yorkshire world premiere for Brexit inspired piano recital European Unison

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210317 Gary Verity  from Welcome to Yorkshire with Judith Blake Leader of Leeds City Council  and  two of the Kaiser Chiefs  Peanut (left) and Simon Rix  at the Y17  conference at York Theatre Royal  yesterday(tues)

Big plans for year ahead are revealed


Modern children have tried olives and quinoa before turning five

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VIDEO: How to cook the perfect steak

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