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Wakefield charity match raises thousands in Leeds United fan’s memory

Thousands of pounds have been raised for good causes during a celebrity football match organised in memory of a Leeds United supporter.

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Yorkshire rail strikes confirmed this week: What days will trains be affected?

Rail commuters in Yorkshire face a fresh wave of strikes this week as part of a long-running dispute over the role of guards on trains.

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Temperatures continue to fall across Yorkshire - but how long will the cold spell last?

Temperatures continue to fall across Yorkshire - but how long will the cold spell last?

Yorkshire is braced for a cold spell this weekend as temperatures continue to fall across the country.

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M62 motorway: 40 minute delays near Brighouse after crash

Motorists are facing long delays after a crash on the M62 near Leeds.
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Fresh appeal after two men died in M62 horror smash near Leeds

Police investigating a fatal crash on the M62 near Leeds have issued a fresh appeal for witnesses to come forward.

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Police searching for wanted man in Wakefield

Detectives are searching for a man from Wakefield who is wanted in connection with a series of thefts in the area.

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Published: The book has been welcomed by Emma McDonald, pictured with sons Louie and Freddie.

New hospital book to help Leeds children undergoing transplants

Children in Leeds awaiting a vital liver transplant will now be given a book to help them understand what is involved in the procedure.

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PEDAL POWER: Chris and Daniel Strutt with wife/mum Tracey; the father and son in training; and a group photo of nine of the 13 cyclists taking part in the Pontefract to Paris ride.

Pontefract to Paris cycle mission after beloved mum’s cancer battle

A squad of big-hearted fundraisers are preparing to cycle from Pontefract to Paris and back in aid of charity.

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CLASH: Tigers Grant Millington, Ben Roberts with Rhinos Jamie Jones-Buchanan, and Kallum Watkins.

The Clash 2018: Leeds Rhinos and Castleford Tigers aim to break Super League attendance record

It’s the home of the Beautiful Game in Leeds, where thousands gather in the stands to watch their heroes in action.

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Airedale Road, Castleford. Picture: Google.

Three arrests after firearm 'discharged at vehicle' in Castleford

Three people have been arrested after a firearm was discharged at a vehicle in Castleford.

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Train disruption ahead as union confirms Yorkshire rail strike days next week

Train disruption ahead as union confirms Yorkshire rail strike days next week

Commuters are facing disruption next week after union bosses announced two further days of rail strike action.
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Lindsay Avenue, Wakefield. Picture: Google.

Appeal to trace relatives of Wakefield man after his death

Coroners officers are searching for relatives of a man from Wakefield who has died.

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Protesters were on the train tracks at Manchester Piccadilly railway station. Picture: PA Wire.

Manchester Piccadilly station reopens after protest 'on tracks' causes major disruption

Rail passengers faced hours of disruption after protesters on the tracks brought services to a standstill at one of the country's busiest stations.
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Campaigners at Manchester Piccadilly railway station. Picture: PA Wire.

Yorkshire rail delays after 'protesters on train tracks' force closure of Manchester Piccadilly Station

Commuters are facing delays and a railway station has been forced to close after campaigners gathered on train tracks.
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A car flipped sideways on the M62 eastbound near junction 24, at Ainley Top. Picture: West Yorkshire Police Roads Policing Unit (Twitter).

Police issue warning over conditions on M62 motorway as car flips sideways

Police have urged motorists to take care on journeys after a car flipped onto its side on the M62.

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Man rescued from lagoon in Pontefract

A man was rescued from a lagoon near Pontefract.

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Watch: Hordes of fans help clear Wakefield Trinity ground for Huddersfield Giants match

Hordes of supporters turned out to help Wakefield Trinity prepare their snow-hit ground and ensure their Super League fixture tomorrow can go ahead.

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Toys R Us: List of stores that may close in Yorkshire as company announces discounts

Toys R Us: List of stores that may close in Yorkshire as company announces discounts

Toys R Us is offering discounts as it begins to consider closing stores across the country after going into administration.
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Travel chaos latest: List of bus, trains and roads facing disruption in Yorkshire today

Travel chaos latest: List of bus, trains and roads facing disruption in Yorkshire today

Commuters are facing disruption today as the snow continues to cause chaos across Yorkshire.
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Northern rail strike: Planned walk-out to go ahead despite weather chaos

Northern rail strike: Planned walk-out to go ahead despite weather chaos

A planned rail strike in Yorkshire will go ahead despite heavy snow causing disruption throughout the week.
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