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Cuts are piling extra pressure on my exhausted officers, says West Yorkshire Chief Constable

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Trio honoured in Queen’s list

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Wakefield Business Awards: Lifetime achievement award for Double Two’s Richard Donner

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‘Masterplan’ to guide work on huge housing development at east of city

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Wakefield Council leader ‘extremely hopeful’ of community stadium progress

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Diamond couple mark big day at family wedding

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Housing link to improving people’s health

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Queen’s honour for two heroes

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Wakefield District Sight Aid members angry about bus service being withdrawn which could stop blind people from attending meetings.
Parkside Centre, Leeds Road, Outwood

Bus firm in u-turn over 110 service

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Woman with leukaemia ties the knot after months of setbacks

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Arriva North trains set for three-day strike in July

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Coun Wakefield.

Smartcard use up by 20 per cent, says combined authority chairman

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UPDATE: Firefighter who saved man from burning lorry praises public for their help

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Elaine Davison. PIC: Ross Parry

"I won't let you die": Husband to wife impaled on a tree branch

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Broken down train near Leeds causes delays

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Cuts are piling extra pressure on my exhausted officers, says West Yorkshire Chief Constable

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Chief Constable Mark Gilmore and Police and Crime Commissioner Mark Burns-Williamson 'topping out' at the new police headquarters at Elland Rd in 2013.

Revealed: West Yorkshire Chief Constable’s £19,000 travel costs while working from home

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Carl Hartley

Police appeal to trace wanted suspected sex offender from Wakefield

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Home Secretary Amber Rudd

Come and visit ‘crisis-hit’ police in West Yorkshire, Home Secretary urged

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University Centre in Wakefield celebrates teaching excellence award

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Polls open as pupils hold their own vote

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Warning: Headteachers in Wakefield have penned a letter to parents. Pictured Ray Henshaw

Wakefield school leaders say funding issues could lead them to close twice a week

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Wakefield’s star students are recognised

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Jeremy Corbyn, Leader of the Labour Party, on the campaign trail in Beaumont Park, Huddersfield. (Photo: James Hardisty)

Labour's plan to boost school budgets gets Yorkshire support, according to survey

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Arriva North trains set for three-day strike in July

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Smartcard use up by 20 per cent, says combined authority chairman

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Clarke Hall after its no-expense-spared restoration

Restored to glory: Transforming Clarke Hall from a museum to a home

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Hunter Safety team takes on gruelling Yomp

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Yorkshire house prices on the rise - but not as fast as the national average

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General election count in Wakefield 2017.

All Wakefield MPs hang on to their seats

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Picture by Allan McKenzie/YPN - 08/06/17 - Press - General Election Results - Wakefield, England - Ballot counting gets under way at Wakefield.

Wakefield seat expected to be close contest

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General Election 2017: Live news & reaction in Yorkshire and across UK

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Sue Flynn's dogs Amy and Dylan outside a polling station in Roundhay, north Leeds

Dogs at polling stations: Our round-up of the best

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Share Fairburn Ings memories

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Children play in a water fountain in Bradford, Yorkshire, as Britain is set to bask in its hottest day of the year this weekend, with the fine weather continuing into next week.

Yorkshire weather: Tips for coping during the heatwave

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Yorkshire weather: Things are heating up

Yorkshire weather: How long the 30C heatwave will last

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Yorkshire looks set for another warm weeekend.

Yorkshire weather: UK prepares to bask in hottest day of the year this weekend

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Housing link to improving people’s health

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CAMPAIGN: Emma Fisk.

Campaign after daughter’s death from cervical cancer

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Children play in a water fountain in Bradford, Yorkshire, as Britain is set to bask in its hottest day of the year this weekend, with the fine weather continuing into next week.

Yorkshire weather: Tips for coping during the heatwave

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LAUNCH: The Wise Up To Cancer programme launch in Castleford. Picture Jonathan Pow/jp@jonathanpow.com

Pharmacies join cancer initiative

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People should 'fight their instincts' and FLOAT

New life-saving advice says floating, not swimming, could prevent drowning in cold water

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