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LIVE UPDATES: Leeds battered by summer storm

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Early Leeds Festival goers brave the rain in Leeds this morning. Picture Jonathan Gawthorpe

Yorkshire weather: County battered by severe summer storms as flood sirens are sounded and transport halted

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Flooding next to Thornes Park.

PICTURES: Roads flooded after thunderstorms and heavy downpours

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Wakefield woman jailed after being found with £230k of cocaine

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£100k funding boost will open up part of Pontefract Castle not seen since 1600s

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Funniest jokes of the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe revealed

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Cot mobile recalled over choking fears

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Village's 'leakiest water pipe' to be replaced

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See demolition of city centre car park from the air

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Kemar Roofe scores his third goal for Leeds United against Newport County with an overhead kick. Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Hat-trick hero Roofe raises hopes of life after Wood for Leeds United

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Christiansen praises departing Leeds United player Bridcutt

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Meadowlark, gig in Leeds.

Leeds date for acclaimed alt-pop duo Meadowlark

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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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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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