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Video: Big name retailers have already signed up for £160m retail park off M62

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Watch: Exotic wild parakeets caught on camera at Yorkshire nature reserve

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KFC closes in Wakefield...because it has run out of chicken

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Teenagers arrested on suspicion of arson after Tesco supermarket fire

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Merger of two football clubs could 'transform' Wakefield district

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First look inside district’s new £5m leisure centre

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£750 million masterplan to transform Castleford

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Some of the knives illegally sold to under 18s at shops tested in West Yorkshire.

Police find shops willing to sell knives illegally to children in West Yorkshire

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Residents agree action is needed at busy ‘racecourse roundabout’

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Misi Taulapapa scored Featherstone's first try at London this afternoon.

Moore sent off as Featherstone slump to first defeat with seven-try hammering at London

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Kemar Roofe celebrates after scoring Leeds United's equaliser against Bristol City. Picture: James Hardisty.

Leeds United hit back to win point in Heckingbottom’s first home game in charge

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Pontefract Badgers.

Badgers through to national finals

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Castleford's Lucy Staples makes a surging run against Sandal last weekend. Picture: Ed Dyke.

Castleford beat derby rivals in a semi-final for the second time

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Ten-up Pontefract Pirates are celebrating

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Bottom team Bombers lose narrowly to title-chasers Flanagan’s

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Merger of two football clubs could 'transform' Wakefield district

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Spotlight on great German composers

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Jessica gets down to unearthing the secrets of her explorer ancestor.

COLUMN: Digging up the secrets of our fascinating family tree

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Redundancy: its not the end of the world!

Column: Redundancy: it’s not the end of the world!

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