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PICTURE GALLERY: Can you spot yourself on a night out in Wakefield back in 2006/07

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What is balconing? Foreign Office warns Brits on holiday in Spain

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

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Although travelling to tropical countries can be exciting, it always carries some risk of potentially falling ill

Dangerous tropical illnesses commonly caught abroad – and how to avoid them

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Patients are ‘not being diverted’ from Pontefract Hospital

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Convenience store plans the ‘worst seen in 40 years’, angry councillor says

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Police numbers have risen in West Yorkshire

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Call to help little Ivy-Louise in cancer battle

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Gary Pickles and Martha Smith from the Tap & Barrel in Pontefract.

Michelin starred Gary is cooking it up at Martha’s

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Impression: How the sculpture may look.

Sculpture planned for new city development is unveiled

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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

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

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Leeds Crown Court

Former West Yorkshire Police officer accessed sickening child images

Crime
Leeds Crown Court

Judge REJECTS attempts to ban reporting disgraced officer’s address

Crime

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

Crime

IN PICTURES: Determined pupils go for gold at school Olympics

Education

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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Plan to open new indoor market in city centre welcomed

Business
Could the old BHS building be transformed into an indoor market? (Google Maps)

Indoor market proposed for old city centre BHS building

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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

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

Rain is on the way - but temperatures will rise again next week

Environment

Do dock leaves cure nettle stings? Here's what to do if you get stung

Environment
Will the weather in Yorkshire this weekend be bright and sunny or bleak and grey?

Weekend weather round-up: What to expect in Yorkshire over the next three days

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This is why Yorkshire does not currently have a hosepipe ban

Environment

Wrenthorpe Surgery closure date announced

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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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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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