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Butterfly Ball raises £11,000 for foundation

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Scooter club members arrive at Pinderfields.

Scooter riders bring gifts to kids in hospital

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VIDEO: Protesters gather over pool closure plans

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Warning after elderly people left with burns after West Yorkshire house fires

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Thieves steal nearly 1,000 pairs of Puma trainers from parked lorry

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Learning how to react to physical and verbal abuse with free class

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Remembering victims of factory explosion

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Musicians will not perform at midnight on Christmas Eve.

Long-standing band call off festive tradition

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Look out for Santa on his sleigh rides

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Good news for M1 and M62 commuters in West Yorkshire

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The campaign looks to improve safety for cyclists on the roads.

Should drivers give way to cyclists when turning left?

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Free parking in city and town centres in run up to Christmas

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Lane closed on M62 due to accident

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One lane closed on M1 at Wakefield

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Thieves steal nearly 1,000 pairs of Puma trainers from parked lorry

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Crime couple must pay £110K or face jail

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Series of burglaries in Ackworth village
Autoserv, Wakefield Road, Ackworth
James Matthews

Burglars target village 15 times in recent months

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Wakefield Jail inmate tells court of his plans to kill child sex killer Roy Whiting

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School beginning to make progress, say inspectors

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Schools to pay for crossing patrols

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The Children's Commissioner says parents in the North could learn from those in the South in seeking to get their best for their children.

Parents in the North should learn from pushier mums and dads in the South

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WINNER: Hannah Buckley, centre, with the judges and contestants.

Young chefs have recipes for success

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Good news for M1 and M62 commuters in West Yorkshire

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The campaign looks to improve safety for cyclists on the roads.

Should drivers give way to cyclists when turning left?

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POPULAR: Wakefields Trinity Walk

Buying presents can be a stress-free experience

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MP tells how man attacked and attempted to rape her

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A new railway station serving Leeds Bradford Airport is among the proposals outlined today by Leeds city council. Pic: Tony Johnson

New stations at airport and White Rose in Leeds’ £270m transport shake-up

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Alan Johnson is one member of the panel

BBC Question Time comes to Wakefield

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HS2 ‘will be obsolete by the time it is built’

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Focus on Nature . Picture: Eleanor Bentall (rspb-images com)

Make your own binoculars out of cardboard

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FLOOD ALERT: Yorkshire at risk as heavy rain continues

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Taurid meteor shower to bring ‘fireballs’ to UK skies this weekend

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New sperm bank seeks donors

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Ban on junk food ads targeted at children

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One theory on the cause of the outbreak is that it has originated from wild birds.

People asked to help prevent spread of Avian flu

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NHS hospitals face spiralling cash problems

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Low uptake of flu jab sparks health concerns

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