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Plans for new hotel near Leeds Bradford Airport revealed

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Explore works of Chippendale

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Sizzling week-long heatwave set to hit Yorkshire again, say forecasters

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Thunder and hail possible as more unsettled weather hits Yorkshire - but heatwave is on the way

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West Yorkshire highest for horse cruelty complaints as sick animals 'dumped at roadside'

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VIDEO: Watch as majestic war horse is crane lifted into new home in Featherstone

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Cyber crime officers to be recruited in West Yorkshire

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Police want to identify this man after a biker was seen doing wheelies in front of other cars.

DNA spray to be used 24 hours a day in battle against illegal off-road bikers

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Rubbish fly-tipped at the cemetery in Wakefield, off Sugar Lane. (photo by John Exton)

‘Disrespectful’...rubbish fly-tipped across graves in Wakefield Cemetery

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Disgruntled Featherstone coach, John Duffy. PIC: Tony Johnson

Doncaster 16 Featherstone Rovers 26: Dissatisfied Duffy: “We were our own worst enemy”

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WATCH: Castleford Tigers homing in on a ‘reaction’ after manner of Wigan loss, warns pack man Oli Holmes

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Doncaster 16 Featherstone Rovers 26: Class act Ridyard turns tide in tense Challenge Cup tussle

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Demanding schedule proves fulfilling for Pontefract Squash Club hero Willstrop

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Pearce’s first goal helps Leeds United to edge out Barnsley

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Explore art after hours with Museums at Night

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The Chandos portrait of William Shakespeare, attributed to John Taylor. Picture National Portrait Gallery

Did you know that these 36 everyday phrases were created by Shakespeare?

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Treat yourself to a juicy burger at one of these popular Yorkshire locations

10 of the best burger joints in Yorkshire

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Revealed: Which is the best way to make Yorkshire puddings?

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RECIPE OF THE WEEK: Shakshouka

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