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Wakefield artist to get blue plaque

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Power out for days in Wakefield homes as water leaks into gas main

Business
The travelling pharmacy will have a range of options available, including the morning after pill, ellaOne, and condoms

Leeds Festival to offer emergency contraception to attendees

Health
Is social care to blame?

Nearly 1,500 days a month lost to bed blocking at Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

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Quiz: Which Love Island contestant are you?

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Family of 12-year-old boy electrocuted on railway cable pay tribute after inquest finds his death was an accident

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Homes left without gas in Wakefield

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Residents’ anger at plans for Co-op supermarket

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Burnley women have been urged to give up the cigarettes

Number of smokers in Wakefield district continues to fall

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This is why Yorkshire does not currently have a hosepipe ban

Environment

Union suspends Arriva North strike pending talks in driver-only trains row

Transport
Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell MP

Shadow Chancellor calls on Government to address North South divide

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Credit: Highways England.

Here's why there has been traffic disruption on the M62 at Ainley Top

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First phase of Leeds Bradford Airport redevelopment is complete

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Police have closed part of Ings Road in Wakefield while they respond to an incident. Picture: Google

Wakefield road reopens: Police respond to incident on Ings Road

Transport

Domestic abuse spiked during World Cup, police in West Yorkshire reveal

Crime

Only one in five West Yorkshire rape cases are successful

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PICTURES: Caught on camera...can you help the police?

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Police field record number of calls on day of England World Cup quarter-final

Crime

Schooling at home suggested by heads in unruly pupil cases

Education
Horbury Academy.

New uniform policy has more than 400 parents signing online petition

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Principal Ray Henshaw

School bids for £250k to launch careers programme across Yorkshire

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School meals

Concern over school meals eligibility in Wakefield

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Head Caroline Towler and children from Brotherton and Byram celebrate their rating.

Primary school laps up Ofsted praise

Education

Power out for days in Wakefield homes as water leaks into gas main

Business

Union suspends Arriva North strike pending talks in driver-only trains row

Transport
Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell MP

Shadow Chancellor calls on Government to address North South divide

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One of the world's hottest cheeses is available in Yorkshire and it's 300 TIMES hotter than Jalapeños

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Politically Speaking with Jon Trickett MP: Victory for Crofton on HS2 depot location

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Donald Trump demonstration.

Trump visit “puts extra pressure” on authorities as West Yorkshire Police faces busiest ever time

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Coun Nadeem Ahmed claims Andrea Jenkyns is blatantly showboating after she backed a no-confidence vote in Theresa May.

Tory group leader threatens to challenge party MP Andrea Jenkyns

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Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell MP

Shadow Chancellor calls on Government to address North South divide

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Wakefield MP Mary Creagh.

Mary Creagh MP: Fighting for our right to breathe clean air

Politics

This is why Yorkshire does not currently have a hosepipe ban

Environment
With the schools set to break up next week, the question many people will be asking is: what the weather will be like during the summer break?

This is what the weather is set to be like in Yorkshire over the school summer holidays

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Pollen beetle

This is why black beetles have invaded Yorkshire during current heatwave

Environment

Storm Chris: When will the ex-hurricane hit the UK? What will the weather be like in Yorkshire this week?

Environment

Leeds Festival to offer emergency contraception to attendees

Health
Is social care to blame?

Nearly 1,500 days a month lost to bed blocking at Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

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There are some specific poisonous plants which can pose an extreme danger - especially if your little ones come into contact with them

The poisonous plants that could harm your children - and the symptoms to watch out for

Health
Hay fever tips

Get help with hay fever

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Health.

Thousands in Wakefield could be carrying sexually transmitted ‘superbug’

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