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

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Peasholm Park, Scarborough.

Suspected drug dealer jumped in duck pond: Police chase in Scarborough's Peasholm Park

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House fire in Castleford

Pair arrested over house blaze

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Two people seriously injured in crash at Upton near Pontefract: Road remains closed

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Roof collapsed after major blaze at Castleford house: Five people escaped

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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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Tesco Hemsworth, picture courtesy of Google.

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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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

Sport
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

Football

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

Sport

Merger of two football clubs could 'transform' Wakefield district

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Spotlight on great German composers

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

COLUMN: Digging up the secrets of our fascinating family tree

Lifestyle
Redundancy: its not the end of the world!

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

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