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Conference for HS2 alternatives

Campaigners against a controversial high-speed rail link will hold a conference to discuss alternatives to the scheme.

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Jobs at risk after contract is lost

Jobs at risk after contract is lost

Dozens of jobs could go after logistics firm DHL lost a contract to provide warehouse services for mobile phone giant O2.

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Storm Doris: Can I claim compensation for a delayed flight?

As storm Doris batters the UK, with winds expected to reach up to 87mph, we spoke to the travel experts at airFair about whether passengers facing a delayed flight due to the bad weather are entitled to claim compensation.

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Storm Doris: Rail passengers on East Coast line urged not to travel today

Storm Doris: Rail passengers on East Coast line urged not to travel today

Commuters using Virgin East Coast Trains are being warned not to travel today as Storm Doris is set to batter the country with high winds and rain.

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VIDEO: The Tinnitus Clinic launches pioneering treatment in Yorkshire

Tinnitus sufferers are being offered pioneering treatments with the launch of a leading new audiology clinic in Yorkshire.
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The Next big thing: Chain announces huge investment in Leeds White Rose Centre

The Next big thing: Chain announces huge investment in Leeds White Rose Centre

Iconic clothing and home retailer Next has announced the opening of a huge new flagship store in the White Rose Centre.

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SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

Speed cameras will be at the following locations across the Wakefield district this week:

Transport
Wakefield Indoor Market Hall

Six-month delay on market hall cinema plans?

Traders in Wakefield’s doomed market hall say they are expecting to remain in the building for at least another six months.

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On Track: Councillors gather at Castleford railway station to support the new plans.

Platform plans for train station in £3.2 transport revamp

An abandoned platform at Castleford railway station could be brought back unto use as part of a £3.2 million scheme to improve transport services.

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It’s time to break down employment barriers for disabled people

It’s time to break down employment barriers for disabled people

With nearly half of UK businesses (45 per cent) being apprehensive about hiring someone with a disability because of fears they wouldn’t be able to do the job, British employers are worsening an already discriminatory employment system for the disabled.

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Rush hour traffic updated: Long delays remain on M62 motorway near Leeds

Commuters are being warned of severe delays on the M62 motorway in West Yorkshire following a crash.
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Seven new routes from Leeds Bradford Airport announced

Seven new routes from Leeds Bradford Airport announced

Seven new routes will take off from Leeds Bradford Airport this year as airline Ryanair expands its roster.

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The information boards at Leeds Station look a little different today

Valentine's messages light up Leeds Station

Commuters using Leeds Station this morning may have noticed some unusual 'arrivals' on the information boards.

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Methley Mites gets shedloads of cash from Banks Community Fund

Methley Mites gets shedloads of cash from Banks Community Fund

Much-loved toys and games at a village playgroup are now in a safe new home thanks to a grant from the Banks Community Fund.

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Bus timetable changes are set to be introduced this coming weekend.

New bus timetables set to be rolled out across West Yorkshire

A raft of timetable changes to buses across West Yorkshire - one of the largest to ever take place - are set to come into force this weekend.

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Asda is selling white roses to symbolise Yorkshire

War of the roses: Asda sells white bouquets for Yorkshire patriots

If you're a proud Yorkshire resident, buying red roses for your beloved can leave you conflicted.
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Motorway delays building at rush hour in West Yorkshire

Motorists travelling face delays on motorways in West Yorkshire this morning (Monday).
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The crash scene on the M62. Picture: Highways England.

Motorway delays in West Yorkshire after crash on M62

Motorists travelling on the M62 motorway in West Yorkshire face delays after a collision this afternoon (Sunday).

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The three stainless steel heart-shaped 3D printed bead designs on a CABLE bracelet.

Valentine's Day shoppers loving 3D printed Sheffield stainless steel jewellery

Valentine's Day shoppers are falling in love with amazing new 3D printed stainless steel jewellery made in Sheffield.
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Kirkgate redevelopment cash ready to be unlocked

Kirkgate redevelopment cash ready to be unlocked

The next instalment of cash for the redevelopment of Kirkgate could be unlocked next week.

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