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Dad creates app that forces children to text their parents back

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Wakefield Council sends thoughts and prayers to Barcelona and Cambrils attack victims

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Prison spice dealer Nicholas Owen.

Castleford girlfriend of prison drug dealer avoids custodial sentence

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Maternity unit closure fears

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Community rally to raise £1,000 for pensioner whose purse was stolen

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Gold rush for Pontefract athletes during Special Olympics

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500 hay bales go up in flames in Pontefract

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Vehicle on fire. Picture courtesy of Yorkshire Gritters

Vehicle fire causes traffic backlog on M1 motorway

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Can you identify nuisance bridleway biker?

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Ledsham's Adam Rothera.

Kelly and Delmont’s five star displays cannot prevent defeat for Ledsham

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Trainer Ruth Carr completed a double at Pontefract's last meeting when jockey James Sullivan steered Cosmic Chatter to victory. Picture: Alan Wright.

Pontefract stage final Sunday race meeting of season

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All-rounder Guy Abdy hit an unbeaten 80 and claimed 3-47 in Fairburn's win at Ackworth.

Bland bags seven wickets as leaders bounce back

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Castleford win League Leaders’ Shield in style against Wakefield

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That’s the first goal done, now it’s time to regroup, says Shenton as Castleford Tigers make history

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Castleford star: We’re approaching Trinity game same way we have done all year

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X Factor star Rebecca Ferguson to headline Flamingo Land's Party In The Park on Saturday, August 19.

Superwoman Rebecca Ferguson replaces Matt Terry at Flamingo Land's Party In The Park on August 19

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VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: The Sherlocks Live For The Moment as debut album is set to be a smash hit - out August 18

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A Level students offered FREE Nando's on results day

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Competition: Win a back to school pack from Lakeside Village

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A Level students offered FREE Nando's on results day

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Newhill Grange, Wath-Upon-Dearne - �450,000 (Richard Kendall 01977 798844)

Beautifully presented contemporary barn conversion

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