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Weather warning: Three days of snow predicted as Met Office reveals Beast from the East timetable

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From the Pennines to the Peaks on foot

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Fake fancy dress: Police safety warning as thousands of counterfeits found at West Yorkshire eBay trader's home

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Fake fancy dress: How to spot the real deal and avoid the dangers of counterfeit goods

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Crowds flock to Wakefield as rhubarb festival begins

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A Peaky Blinders party is going to Leeds

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John’s musical gift to charity

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Couple win a £25k wedding

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Council chief executive Merran McRae.

County’s first female MP to be celebrated

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Castleford firefighters are doing a charity car wash to raise funds for the Firefighter's Charity

Firefighters will wash your cars for charity

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Devastated family's tribute to grandfather killed in head-on crash at Upton near Pontefract

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Ima\ge: West Yorkshire Police

Biker injured in crash with car in Wakefield

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Police at the scene of the crash on Southgate in Pontefract

Pedestrian injured in two-car crash which closed Pontefract road

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SCHEME: Coun David Dagger at the site of the link road, back when plans were announced for it in 2015.

Plans for new £7m link road to go on show

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Accident causing delays on M62

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Fake fancy dress: Police safety warning as thousands of counterfeits found at West Yorkshire eBay trader's home

Crime

Fake fancy dress: How to spot the real deal and avoid the dangers of counterfeit goods

Crime

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

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VIDEO: Two arrested after Wakefield pub attack

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School dropped into special measures following Ofsted visit

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Struggling primary school could merge with nearby secondary

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Event adds up to happy pupils and parents

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Ofsted steps in at struggling primary school

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Wakefield City Academies Trust has published its accounts.

Wakefield City Academies Trust 'financially solvent' as it ceases to run schools

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Plans for new £7m link road to go on show

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Artist's impression of the Axiom retail park.

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

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Merger of two football clubs could 'transform' Wakefield district

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The M621 in Leeds.

Months of disruption ahead as next phase starts on M621 Leeds work

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West Yorkshire transport bosses call for ‘urgent overhaul’ of rail infrastructure planning system

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Ashley Highfield, Johnston Press chief executive, in the newsroom of The Yorkshire Post.

Ashley Highfield: The House of Lords is risking the future of local newspapers

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MP Jeremy Hunt.

Council’s call to ‘Give our NHS more funding’

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Pugneys Park

Watersports under threat at Pugneys Park as Wakefield Council looks to save cash

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Communities Secretary Sajid Javid arriving in Downing Street. Photo credit should read: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Yorkshire devolution: Minister finally agrees to meet council leaders over region-wide deal

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Weather warning: Three days of snow predicted as Met Office reveals Beast from the East timetable

Environment

Yorkshire weather: Snow warnings issued as Beast from the East edges toward Yorkshire

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The Beast from the East is set to arrive in Yorkshire this weekend bringing with it a cold snap that is expected to last until mid-March.

A danger to life and colder than Iceland: How cold will it get and when will the Beast from the East arrive in Yorkshire?

Environment

Video captures 'breaking glass' ice phenomenon at Leeds reservoir

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From the Pennines to the Peaks on foot

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REVEALED: These are the WORST GP surgeries in the Wakefield district - as rated by you

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Treatment: Millie Birch is hoping that money can be raised to pay for pioneering spinal treatment.

‘Save Millie’s dancing dream’

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Cash strapped: Hospitals in Yorkshire and the Humber are running at a deficit.

NHS hospitals struggling to meet savings

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REVEALED: These are the BEST GP surgeries in the Wakefield district - as rated by you

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