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Blaze at glass recycling plant in South Kirkby near Pontefract

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WEATHER ALERT: Big freeze to bring risk of 'significant snow' to Yorkshire

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KFC re-opens in Wakefield

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'Lift it and we will lift you' police warn as they launch new drive to tackle shop thefts in Wakefield

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Crystal Meth and bomb making lab found in drug dealer's Wakefield bedsit

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'City centre roadworks are killing us off' warn Wakefield business owners

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Video captures 'breaking glass' ice phenomenon at Leeds reservoir

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Woman, 33, dies after head-on crash in Wakefield, inquest hears

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It happened on the M1 motorway.

Man dies after lorry hit pedestrian walking along M1 motorway

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Featherstone's Joe Fox plunges over for his second try in the 18-6 win over Thatto Heath in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup second round. Picture: Jonathan Buck.

Amateurs Featherstone Lions aim to pull off Challenge Cup upset at Oldham on Sunday

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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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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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Badgers through to national finals

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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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Local shows for local people...The League of Gentlemen are playing an extra date at Leeds First Direct Arena.

Extra local date for the League of Gentlemen

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Enjoy a free and healthy walk about Nostell Priory.

Enjoy a healthy walk at National Trust Nostell

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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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