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Take a thrilling journey with Thumbelina at Theatre Royal Wakefield

See the big, wide world through the eyes of a little girl no bigger than your thumb!

Theatre and Comedy
Mirfield footballers poised for five-a-side charity clash

Mirfield footballers poised for five-a-side charity clash

A group of footballers from Mirfield are taking part in a charity game to raise vital hospital funds.

News

Drivers warned to expect rush hour delays due to smart motorway fault on West Yorkshire motorway

Motorists have been warned to expect rush hour delays due to a 'signal fault' on a West Yorkshire motorway.

News
The Chandos portrait of William Shakespeare, attributed to John Taylor. Picture National Portrait Gallery

Did you know that these 36 everyday phrases were created by Shakespeare?

April 23 marks the anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death (and potentially his birth, although the exact date of this remains unknown). With this comes the remembrance and celebration of his life and the distinguished works for which he is known by to this very day.
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Treat yourself to a juicy burger at one of these popular Yorkshire locations

10 of the best burger joints in Yorkshire

What better way to indulge than with a juicy burger?

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Police are seeking witnesses to a collision on the M62 near Hartshead Moor services.

Police seek witnesses to serious crash on M62 near Hartshead Moor services

Police are seeking witnesses to a crash on the M62 which left a man seriously injured.

Crime
TSB

Why you should check your account if you bank with TSB in Yorkshire

Customers of banking giants TSB might want to check their account after reports on social media of problems with their online banking function.

News
Stereophonics

BREAKING: Stereophonics announce open air gig in Yorkshire - tickets go on sale this Friday

One of Britain’s best live bands Stereophonics are to play a not-to-be-missed headline date at Scarborough Open Air Theatre this summer.

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See Sculpure Park in a new light

See Sculpure Park in a new light

Museums at Night

Arts
We love to boogie

We love to boogie

20th Century Boy - The Musical.

Music
Tom Pearce celebrates scoring his first goal for Leeds United. Picture: Simon Hulme

Pearce’s first goal helps Leeds United to edge out Barnsley

Paul Heckingbottom got one over his former club as the head coach saw his Leeds United team beat Barnsley 2-1 at sunny Elland Road.

Football
Come to the Little Love Cabaret

Come to the Little Love Cabaret

A wonderfully witty comedy sketch show delivered by a trio of women performers from Spiltmilk Dance explores all the things we love to love in two North Kirklees venues next week.

Music
RECIPE OF THE WEEK: Shakshouka

RECIPE OF THE WEEK: Shakshouka

This wholesome brunch dish is packed with nutrients that, among a range of benefits, can help support a woman during pregnancy. Asparagus is a rich source of dietary folate, providing approximately 40% of your daily folic acid per portion, essential in pregnancy. Meanwhile sweet potatoes are rich in vitamin A which is essential for healthy foetal development and eggs are a great source of choline which helps protect against neural tube defects during pregnancy.

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Newly formed Dewsbury Moor U18s begin to gel with fine victory over Myton

Newly formed Dewsbury Moor U18s begin to gel with fine victory over Myton

Dewsbury Moor’s newly formed Under-18s produced a fine display in only their third game, as they recorded an impressive 56-10 victory over Myton.

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Bakish Khan was jailed for five years and eight months for dealing heroin, during a hearing held at Sheffield Crown Court on Friday

Prolific Sheffield drug dealer put behind bars again

A prolific Sheffield drug dealer, previously sentenced to over 20 years in prison for the supply of Class A's, has been taken off the streets once more after police caught him selling heroin.
News
Yorkshire is home to a beautiful range of parks for families to enjoy

The best parks in Yorkshire to visit this weekend with the family

Make the most of the warm weather this weekend and head off on an outdoor adventure with the family.

Lifestyle
Win tickets for Heather Small’s one night in Wakefield at Warehouse 23

Win tickets for Heather Small’s one night in Wakefield at Warehouse 23

It is hard to imagine someone who fronted a top band and has such a presence on stage might be shy, but that was the case with Heather Small as she grew up on a West London estate.

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