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Primary school league tables 2017: Yorkshire is worst performing region

Education
Traffic on the M62 on the approach to junction 30 near Wakefield. Picture: Crown 2017.

M62 'carriageway defect' near Wakefield causes lane closure

Transport
Some of the officers featured in the #HumansofWakefieldPolice series to date.

#HumansofWakefieldPolice: Read the stories shared by frontline Wakefield police officers

Crime

Man seen walking down motorway with a suitcase

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Wakefield Christmas hamper appeal is a success

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Wakefield coroners seek information on family of Castleford man

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Joanna’s Apprentice dream crushed after “savage” interview round

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Mary Creagh: Brexit deal has more fudge than a Christmas stocking

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The Book of Forgotten Authors

10 books to give this Christmas

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Shocking reasons people give up their dogs to Dogs Trust revealed

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M62 'carriageway defect' near Wakefield causes lane closure

Transport

Over 70 bus routes set to run in West Yorkshire on Boxing Day

Transport

Drunk driver turns up to collect uninsured friend from police stop near Leeds

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Southmoor Road, Hemsworth. Image: Google

Man injured after car crashes into tree in Hemsworth

Transport

Six months of disruption: M621 in Leeds to be shut overnight for upgrades

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#HumansofWakefield Police: Why Wakefield police officers have started sharing personal stories on Twitter

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Some of the officers featured in the #HumansofWakefieldPolice series to date.

#HumansofWakefieldPolice: Read the stories shared by frontline Wakefield police officers

Crime

Man seen walking down motorway with a suitcase

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Police.

New report praises West Yorkshire Police

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Primary school league tables 2017: Yorkshire is worst performing region

Education

Pupils delighted with advent treats

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It’s been a busy term for Freeston students

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North Huddersfield Trust School. Image: Google

Tragic death of seven-year-old West Yorkshire schoolgirl

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Sandal Magna Community Academy. Picture courtesy of Google.

School closed over faulty boiler

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Exclusive: Archbishop’s intervention could finally end Yorkshire devolution stalemate

Politics

Over 70 bus routes set to run in West Yorkshire on Boxing Day

Transport
The People's Powerhouse project was founded by Jo Miller and Tracy Fishwick

Citizens assembly could put people at the heart of Northern Powerhouse concept, says report

Politics

Drunk driver turns up to collect uninsured friend from police stop near Leeds

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Mary Creagh: Brexit deal has more fudge than a Christmas stocking

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Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, has written to Northern Powerhouse Minister Jake Berry about Yorkshire devolution.

Exclusive: Archbishop’s intervention could finally end Yorkshire devolution stalemate

Politics
The People's Powerhouse project was founded by Jo Miller and Tracy Fishwick

Citizens assembly could put people at the heart of Northern Powerhouse concept, says report

Politics

Labour Party holds Wakefield West seat after council by-election

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MP Jon Trickett.

MP’s bid to halt boundary change

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Sunny days and freezing nights forecast for Yorkshire this weekend

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The Knottingley hydro electric plant.

VIDEO: £7.5m Knottingley hydroelectric plant to produce a 'century worth of power'

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Dense fog is affecting much of Yorkshire this morning.

Fog warning issued across Yorkshire as Met Office warn commuters to take extra care on roads

Environment

Peppa Pig ‘encourages parents to abuse NHS services’ says family doctor

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‘Mental health stigma makes recovery harder’

Health

'Through the 12 days of Christmas we saw in A&E' - NHS launches festive video about Wakefield's emergency department

Health
Valerie and Lindsey Coulson

Fundraiser in Featherstone to raise cash for cancer treatment

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Mid Yorkshire Hospitals Trust launches live A&E waiting times

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