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More rail strike misery for Yorkshire in May

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Protect the Protectors: How you can support our dedicated police, firefighters and paramedics in face of attacks

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Sizzling week-long heatwave set to hit Yorkshire again, say forecasters

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FEATURE: ‘If my sculptures make people smile, then it makes me happy too’

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West Yorkshire highest for horse cruelty complaints as sick animals 'dumped at roadside'

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Cyber crime officers to be recruited in West Yorkshire

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Buying tickets for the FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia? Don't fall foul of the scammers

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Severe disruption to Northern train services after incident between Halifax and Bradford

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The man's body was found inside a house in Norfolk Street, Batley. Picture: Google

Police investigating death of man found inside Batley house

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Mirfield footballers poised for five-a-side charity clash

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More rail strike misery for Yorkshire in May

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Northern services are being disrupted after trespassers forced the closure of railway lines.

Severe disruption to Northern train services after incident between Halifax and Bradford

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

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Leeds City Station.

Click and go! Bus and train users in Leeds embrace digital revolution

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Police release image in search for witnesses to fatal crash in Birstall

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Protect the Protectors: How you can support our dedicated police, firefighters and paramedics in face of attacks

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This horse, Juliette, was seized from its owner in Shipley, Bradford, and is now being cared for in the south of England

West Yorkshire highest for horse cruelty complaints as sick animals 'dumped at roadside'

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Cyber crime officers to be recruited in West Yorkshire

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Buying tickets for the FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia? Don't fall foul of the scammers

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UPDATED: Which schools are closed in Yorkshire today due to the snow?

Education
Collect of Daniel Long, 15, who commited suicide at his home in Leeds, South Yorkshire. See Ross Parry story RPYSTRESS; The heartbroken sister of a straight-A student who committed suicide due to exam stress has launched a national campaign to prevent it happening again. 'Brainy' Daniel Long, 15, hanged himself in February 2017 after he developed acute anxiety whilst revising for his GCSEs. He was discovered unresponsive by his heartbroken mum Emma Oliver, 43, who had rushed upstairs when she heard a loud bang coming from his bedroom. Emma desperately tried to save him with CPR while a neighbour called 999, but Daniel was rushed to hospital where he was put on life support.

MP backs bid to get a counsellor for every school

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St John Fisher Academy, Dewsbury

Ofsted inspectors tell ‘inadquate’ Dewsbury academy it must improve

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Dewsbury Matters: Denis Ripley, right, at the Patrick Bronte 200 event

A busy life - remembering Denis Ripley’s work for Dewsbury, and beyond

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Years of service: Denis Ripley had a passion for education

Long serving Dewsbury councillor dies at 85 - education and arts were Denis Ripley’s passion

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More rail strike misery for Yorkshire in May

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Northern services are being disrupted after trespassers forced the closure of railway lines.

Severe disruption to Northern train services after incident between Halifax and Bradford

Transport

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

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Leeds City Station.

Click and go! Bus and train users in Leeds embrace digital revolution

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COMMENT: How community projects can help to battle knife and gang crime at its roots

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Council leaders in Yorkshire have submitted a document seting out the powers a Yorkshire mayor could have.

Vision for the future: What powers could a ‘One Yorkshire’ mayor have?

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Richard Flint, chief executive of Yorkshire Water, and Environment Secretary Michael Gove.

It’s a wake-up call: Yorkshire Water boss responds to Gove’s stinging criticism of industry

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Devolution: Yorkshire leaders urge Prime Minister to commit to mayoral election in 2020

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Suspended Mayor of Mirfield Paul Blakeley.

Mayor of Mirfield suspended

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

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Experts warn of ‘toxic plume’ ahead of hottest April day for nearly 70 years

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The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is the largest charity that saves lives at sea

The RNLI: Why we should be thankful for the lifeboat charity that saves lives at sea

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Earth Day is an annual event which marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement

Did you know these 15 unusual facts about the Earth?

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Brews with benefits: the health-boosting perks of a good cuppa

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Jo Cox's sister Kim Leadbeater with MPs Rachel Reeves, right,  and Seema Kennedy, at the launch the long-awaited final report of the Jo Cox Loneliness Commission in December. Picture Tony Johnson.

Jo Cox Foundation will continue to ‘push for change’ on loneliness

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Watch: Loneliness 'won't be solved overnight' says minister on Yorkshire fact-finding trip

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Warning to parents after surge in highly infectious Scarlet Fever: the signs to look for

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NHS reminder to stock up on your medication

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