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What is balconing? Foreign Office warns Brits on holiday in Spain

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Although travelling to tropical countries can be exciting, it always carries some risk of potentially falling ill

Dangerous tropical illnesses commonly caught abroad – and how to avoid them

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Brigadier Michael Bray laying the Dukes wreath at the Wellington College Remembrance ceremony.

A family association with the Dukes stretching back 150 years

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Do dock leaves cure nettle stings? Here's what to do if you get stung

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WATCH: Stunning footage of Batley's Step into the Future celebration

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Get on your bike and enjoy Yorkshire's cycle highways

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Charity to throw on free 'Summer break-up' community event

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WATCH: A stunning evening for all the community at the Big Batley Iftar 2018

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CS Julie Sykes.

All change at the top as Kirklees gets new police chief

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Here's why there has been traffic disruption on the M62 at Ainley Top

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Police are appealing for information

Batley boy, three, dies after M62 crash at South Cave

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Man dead after Dewsbury car crash

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Emergency service response after Dewsbury crash

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M62 slip lane blocked by vehicle on it side near Wakefield

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Domestic abuse spiked during World Cup, police in West Yorkshire reveal

Crime
The new e-fit issued by police

Detectives issue fresh appeal over robber who punched boy, 13, and stole his crutches

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Record-breaking 999 demand as West Yorkshire Police takes 2,307 calls in one day

Crime
Kirklees Magistrated Court in Huddersfield. (D525A439)

Latest court reports from Kirklees Magistrates

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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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One of the world's hottest cheeses is available in Yorkshire and it's 300 TIMES hotter than Jalapeños

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Enjoy the great outdoors with one of these jobs currently up for grabs around Yorkshire

8 ideal jobs in Yorkshire if you love working outdoors

Business
Enjoy the great outdoors with one of these Leeds jobs currently up for grabs

6 ideal jobs on offer in Leeds if you love working outdoors

Business
Have you found your dream job yet?

8 dream jobs currently up for grabs in Yorkshire

Business

If it’s not his job to step in, who’s is it? Chris Grayling under fire again over Northern rail chaos

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Transport secretary Chris Grayling.

If it’s not his job to step in, who’s is it? Chris Grayling under fire again over Northern rail chaos

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

Politics
Passengers have suffered unprecedented delays and cancellations on Northern services since new timetables were introduced last week.

'Truly sorry' Northern rail warns it will take weeks to improve services following delays and cancellation chaos across the North

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Should junk food ads be banned before 9pm?

Call for watershed on junk food ads to tackle childhood obesity

Health

Do dock leaves cure nettle stings? Here's what to do if you get stung

Environment

This is why Yorkshire does not currently have a hosepipe ban

Environment
There are some specific poisonous plants which can pose an extreme danger

The poisonous plants that could harm your children - and the symptoms to watch out for

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Leeds Festival to offer emergency contraception to attendees

Health

Where to donate O negative blood in and around Leeds to help with urgent appeal

Health

Buy a brick to show your support for Maggie’s Yorkshire cancer centre

Health

Urgent need for O negative blood in Leeds after heatwave and football World Cup cut donations

Health

How to protect your children and babies from potential dangers such as heatstroke during heatwave

Health