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Playground and basketball court to be created on village green

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Primary school league tables 2017: Yorkshire is worst performing region

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#HumansofWakefieldPolice: Read the stories shared by frontline Wakefield police officers

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Traffic on the M62 on the approach to junction 30 near Wakefield. Picture: Crown 2017.

M62 'carriageway defect' near Wakefield causes lane closure

Transport

Man seen walking down motorway with a suitcase

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Aston: Castleford set for another good year with calibre of players at club

Castleford Tigers
Frankie Mariano joined Featherstone after leaving Castleford at the end of the 2016 season.

Featherstone’s former Tigers teammates Mariano and Wheeldon face old club on Boxing Day

Featherstone Rovers
Ian Mattison opened Castleford's account in last Saturday's game with a penalty goal.

Castleford recover from poor start to climb to third in table

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Ian Jackson set up two tries and kicked four goals for Featherstone Lions in Saturday's 28-28 draw against Allerton Bywater. Picture: Matthew Merrick.

Allerton Bywater snatch draw as Lions surrender big lead

Rugby league

Kellingley back to winning ways as Smith settles nine-goal thriller

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Five alive Ponte Colls stun higher league Harrogate

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Travel: Escape the mayhem and enjoy warmer climates during Christmas period

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