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Drunk who threatened to chop off teenager’s fingers with meat cleaver is spared jail

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Wheldrake Lane. Photo: Google

Pensioner in motorcycle crash left with life-changing injuries

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REVEALED: Full list of planned roadworks in Yorkshire over the coming week

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Wakefield's Matrix Off Road team.

Wakefield Police off road riders assist couple in difficulty

Crime

Wakefield to bake in year’s hottest temperature as mercury tops 30C

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Dog owners urged to consider their pets as heatwave looks set to bake Yorkshire all week

Health

Man with 30,000 indecent images of children jailed

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8 dream jobs currently up for grabs in Yorkshire

Business
Congratulations: Betty and Kenneth Jones marked 60 years.

Kenneth and Betty celebrate 60 years

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PRESENTATIONS: Engineering firm Group Rhodes has honoured 24 long-serving employees.

Firm honours long-serving staff

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REVEALED: Full list of planned roadworks in Yorkshire over the coming week

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Black Road, Wakefield. Image: Google

Two taken to hospital after crash in Wakefield

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Jet2 announce new flight to Italian city from Leeds Bradford Airport

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M62 slip lane blocked by vehicle on it side near Wakefield

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Traffic halted on M62 near Leeds as children spotted running across motorway

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Drunk who threatened to chop off teenager’s fingers with meat cleaver is spared jail

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Wakefield's Matrix Off Road team.

Wakefield Police off road riders assist couple in difficulty

Crime

Sex shop raiders stole money and punched member of staff

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A Leeds robbery gang have been jailed after carrying out a series of raids on business presmises in the city.

Robbers also targeted store and bingo hall in crimewave

Crime

IN PICTURES: Greenhill pupils show their adventurous side by becoming explorers for the day

Education

Ofsted chief backs calls to ban mobile phones in schools

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Special Ofsted reports makes it four in a row

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MP Jon Trickett.

‘Time for the truth about WCAT’

Education
EXCITED: Paul Tattersfield wrote the unofficial World Cup single, which was sung  by almost 400 students, including his Year 6 class.

WATCH: Could ‘England’s Dream’ come true at the finals ?

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REVEALED: Full list of planned roadworks in Yorkshire over the coming week

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Have you found your dream role yet?

8 dream jobs currently up for grabs in Yorkshire

Business
PRESENTATIONS: Engineering firm Group Rhodes has honoured 24 long-serving employees.

Firm honours long-serving staff

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Have you found your dream role yet?

7 dream jobs up for grabs in Leeds

Business

Businesses will soon face charges for Wakefield Council’s advice

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NATO: Madeleine Moon MP, Mary Creagh MP and John Spellar MP.

Politically Speaking with Mary Creagh MP: Europe and NATO confronting new challenges

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Wakefield Council leader Coun Peter Box

COLUMN:‘Passengers should not have to pay for this,’ says council leader, Peter Box

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Mary Wilson, widow of former Prime Minister Harold Wilson, dies aged 102

Politics
Nick Farmer.

Councillor reinstated by Conservative Party

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Here’s how long the heatwave will last in Yorkshire

Environment
Leeds wont be closing roads for Clean Air Day, but there will be two different events which aim to raise awareness, one being in City Square and the other in Briggate

Why roads will not be closed in Leeds tomorrow for national Clean Air Day 2018

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Blood-sucking flies to toxic caterpillars: the insects set to swarm England this summer

Environment

Yorkshire set for heatwave that could last weeks as Mediterranean air sweeps over the UK

Environment

NHS workers to strike over contracts

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The 35 medicines no longer available on NHS prescription from this month

Health

Workers at Mid Yorkshire NHS Hospitals Trust vote for strike action

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Smoking in cars carrying children was outlawed in October 2015.

Yorkshire councils issued just one fine in first two years of ban on smoking in cars carrying children

Crime

This is why we all need to be talking about mental health

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