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Yorkshire weather: Heavy rain and strong winds to last

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Scene of Westgate End, Wakefield on Sunday night. Picture by Luke Battensby

Man re-arrested for offences under explosives act after 'unknown chemicals' found at property in Wakefield

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Prince Harry to visit Leeds

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EVENT: The Dragon Boat Challenge is back at Pugneys on July 8.

‘Amazing’ demand for boat race

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M62 motorway re-opened after HGV and caravan crash but delays continue

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Meet the mini graduates from the Wakefield district

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Pupils clean up at civic contest

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Trinity bosses offer to step down from trust to ensure £10m stadium is built

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Sir Rodney Walker

Work on new £10m Wakefield stadium to get underway this year?

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Army bomb disposal experts at Westgate End, Wakefield yesterday. Picture by Luke Battensby.

Eyewitness describes moment bomb disposal experts pulled up on his Wakefield street, after "unknown chemicals" were discovered at nearby flat

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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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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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Man re-arrested for offences under explosives act after 'unknown chemicals' found at property in Wakefield

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Army bomb disposal experts at Westgate End, Wakefield yesterday. Picture by Luke Battensby.

Eyewitness describes moment bomb disposal experts pulled up on his Wakefield street, after "unknown chemicals" were discovered at nearby flat

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Counter terrorist officers continue investigations after 'unknown chemicals' found at Wakefield flat

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Police and anAarmy bomb disposal team at Westgate End in Wakefield.

Army bomb disposal team called after police found 'unknown chemicals' at Wakefield flat

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Meet the mini graduates from the Wakefield district

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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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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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Yorkshire weather: Heavy rain and strong winds to last

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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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Prince Harry to visit Leeds

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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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