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VIDEO: Otters are back in the water in Pontefract

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Revealed: Britain’s favourite car karaoke songs - including Pharrell Williams, Beyoncé and Abba

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UK adults spend almost £150k socialising in their lifetime

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Popularity of vaping linked to "significant" rise in smokers quitting the habit

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Council leader says 'we are here and open for business' as he takes up new role

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Council says it is time to give our 16 and 17-year-olds the right to vote

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Work starts on £22m housing scheme in Castleford

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The Island with Bear Grylls looking for Yorkshire contestants

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The team who completed the training. Picture courtesy of West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service.

Firefighters team up with housing association for training exercise at tower block

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Stacey Clarkin pictured with her daughter Lottie Clarkin at their home at Methley...Picture by Simon Hulme

Leeds mum: “I won’t hide my scars, what message would that give my daughter?”

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Traffic alert: Emergency services at scene after car overturns on A1 near Pontefract

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The collision occurred on the A1 near Wakefield.

Man trapped as van and heavy goods vehicle collides on A1 near Wakefield

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The Northern Lights

Leeds Bradford Airport launches unique 'travel bucket list' flights to Arctic city

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M62 accident leads to heavy traffic

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Henrietta Street, Batley. Image: Google

Woman, 80, struck by car and seriously injured in Batley

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Police pledge to crackdown on dangerous drivers racing through Wakefield retail park

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Sandal Castle

Graffiti sprayed on ruins of medieval Sandal Castle

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Pensioner seriously hurt in Lupset street attack

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The crashed VW Golf. Photo: West Yorkshire Police

Drink drive arrest after car crashed into wall in Ossett

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Councillor calls for children aged 16 and 17 to be given the vote

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NATIONAL CHAMPIONS: The victorious dance team from Brigshaw High School.

Brigshaw is proud of its top dancers

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Principal of Minsthorpe Community College Ray Henshaw.

Schools are 'creaking at the seams' and need more money, warns headteacher

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School’s good rating is a first

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Childcare windfall worth £600,000 for the region

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This is how long you’ve got to spend your old £1 coin

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The Northern Lights

Leeds Bradford Airport launches unique 'travel bucket list' flights to Arctic city

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M62

M62 accident leads to heavy traffic

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Ossett butcher creates liquorice pork pie for Pontefract festival

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Council says it is time to give our 16 and 17-year-olds the right to vote

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Wakefield Council leader Peter Box

Box stands down with call for better connections to the public

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HS2 will travel through the Dearne Valley.

Wakefield Council leader Peter Box slams government over HS2

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Wakefield Council leader Peter Box to chair Key Cities Group

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VIDEO: Sir Vince Cable urges firms to back £1m Weston Park Cancer Charity 2020 For Business Appeal

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VIDEO: Otters are back in the water in Pontefract

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A lightning bolt over the Spinnaker Tower, Portsmouth last night as storms moved up the country toward Yorkshire. Picture: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

Yorkshire Weather: When will the thunderstorms hit and how severe are they likely to be?

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A sea bird flies past the rising sun near the RSPB nature reserve at Bempton Cliffs in Yorkshire. But the weather will turn nasty in the coming days with thunderstorms predicted. Picture: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

Yorkshire weather: Met Office issues warning as thunderstorms are expected to hit Tuesday and Wednesday

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Leeds mum: “I won’t hide my scars, what message would that give my daughter?”

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Pinderfields Hospital

Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust faces CQC action over staffing

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Have your children had head lice problems?

Smartphones are causing a rise in head lice among school kids

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Stateside travels for Type 1 Diabetes campaigning Leeds teenager

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Jermain Defoe met his friend Bradley Lowery last night as the family say their little boy is finding it hard to breathe.

Jermain Defoe visits cancer battler Bradley Lowery as family say he is 'finding breathing difficult'

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