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Yorkshire to enjoy highest temperatures since last September

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Nisa Local gives £1k to Yorkshire Air Ambulance

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Elderly man injured in crash involving lorry, van and two cars

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Patricia Broomhead. Photo: Google

Police 'increasingly concerned' for missing 80-year-old woman

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Castleford community groups urged to help canals

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Woman taken to hospital after A1 crash

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Pontefract hospice to launch new outreach group

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Drugs warning as police investigate suspected overdoses in Pontefract

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£12m retail park makes 250 jobs

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Elderly man injured in crash involving lorry, van and two cars

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Woman taken to hospital after A1 crash

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Changes to West Yorkshire bus services this weekend

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Lorry crash closes part of M1 in West Yorkshire

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DVSA issue vehicle recall warning - is yours on the list?

Transport

Man caught standing on police car asks judge for stint in prison

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The four killed on the A6201 between Upton and Hemsworth near Pontefract in a quad bike accident.

Twelve jailed over quad-bike horror deaths

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Police have charged a man with a rape offence dating back 20 years.

Man charged with historic rape in Wakefield

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Police found 40 cannabis plants when they raided a nightclub in Wakefield.

Bar where cannabis plants were found in drugs raid loses its licence

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Wakefield’s star students are recognised

Education
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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Academy chain brings in new chief executive

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Phazie Mannifield-Gale, 14, of South Elmsall has got a top score on the Mensa test meaning he is on the same intellectual level as Einstein and in the top 1 per cent of the country in terms of intelligence.

Is Phazie Yorkshire’s smartest student? Youngster matches Einstein in IQ test

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Wakefield school firm boss steps down after payments controversy

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Nisa Local gives £1k to Yorkshire Air Ambulance

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Changes to West Yorkshire bus services this weekend

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Machine manufacterer Group Rhodes Managing director Mark Ridgway.
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Wakefield firm to move HQ for first time since 1921

Business

M&S ‘cock-up’ with National Vegetarian Week recipe - which contains chicken

Business

New mayor appointed at Wakefield Council

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Yorkshire Party launches its ‘real deal’ manifesto in Wakefield

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Members of the cabinet get off the train at Wakefield Westgate.

Pic by Munir Mamujee

Conservatives in Wakefield on way to manifesto launch

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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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Freak weather could lead to insect invasion this summer

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Natalie Coates from Drifield in East Yorkshire walks through a patch of Bluebells at Rannerdale Knott in the Lake District.

Yorkshire weather: Yorkshire records hottest UK temperature... but for how long will it last?

Environment
Experts have issued a warning that 'aliens' are threatening Britain's rarest reptile, after European lizards have moved over from the continent - and are killing our native species.

Foreign lizards invade UK and threaten to wipe out native species

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Delayed Government plans to tackle pollution ‘shifting the blame’ to councils

Environment

Care home gets regional award

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Video: Women turn Wakefield’s Thornes Park pink in Race for Life

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New tobacco laws affecting vapers who smoke e-cigarettes will come into force this week.

E-cigarette laws to change THIS WEEK - Here’s how vapers will be affected

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NHS cyber attacks: Operations and appointments cancelled at some Yorkshire hospitals

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Cyber security experts investigating after malware attack on Yorkshire NHS organisations

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