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Leeds Festival to offer emergency contraception to attendees

Leeds Festival is now offering emergency contraception to attendees, in an effort to safeguard festival-goers against unprotected sex.
Health
Which Love Island contestant are you most like? Take the quiz to find out... (Photo: ITV)

Quiz: Which Love Island contestant are you?

Love Island has gripped the nation since it began in June, with many viewers having their favourite and not so favourite contestants.
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This is why Yorkshire does not currently have a hosepipe ban

United Utilities recently announced that a hosepipe ban will come into place on August 5 in the north-west of England, but where else in the UK has one and why doesn’t Yorkshire?

Environment
There are some specific poisonous plants which can pose an extreme danger - especially if your little ones come into contact with them

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

Although many garden and woodland plants are completely harmless to wildlife and humans alike, there are also some specific poisonous plants which can pose an extreme danger - especially if your little ones come into contact with them.

Health
With the schools set to break up next week, the question many people will be asking is: what the weather will be like during the summer break?

This is what the weather is set to be like in Yorkshire over the school summer holidays

With the schools set to break up next week, the question many people will be asking is: what the weather will be like during the summer break?

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Max Blakeley tragically died on Saturday, aged just 32.

Birkenshaw Bluedogs Gala will go on in Max's memory

Birkenshaw Bluedogs ARLFC have confirmed that the gala planned at their East Bierley ground this weekend will go on, despite the tragic death of one of their players on Saturday.

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Staincliffe Hall Road, Batley

Two arrested after 'targeted attack' sparks violence in Batley

Police have arrested two men in connection with violent disorder in Batley last night.
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Domestic abuse spiked during World Cup, police in West Yorkshire reveal

DOMESTIC ABUSE incidents spiked during England matches in the World Cup, police in West Yorkshire have revealed.

Crime
Amazon Prime Day is a 36-hour sale which began at noon today and which will in total feature more than one million deals

How to make sure your Amazon Prime Day bargains actually save you money

Amazon Prime Day is a 36-hour sale which began at noon today and which will in total feature more than one million deals.

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

Given the summer heatwave and excitement of England's stellar performance in the World Cup, blood donations have plummeted dramatically.

Health
The new e-fit issued by police

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

DETECTIVES HAVE issued a fresh appeal over a robber who punched a 13-year-old boy before stealing his crutches.
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Here's why there has been traffic disruption on the M62 at Ainley Top

A section of the M62 was closed in both directions this afternoon to make an overhead power line safe.

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Tributes paid to Yorkshire rugby player who died after coming off pitch during game

Tributes are being paid on social media after a man died in a Yorkshire amateur rugby league match.
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Record-breaking 999 demand as West Yorkshire Police takes 2,307 calls in one day

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

West Yorkshire Police is urging members of the public to think before they call after facing unprecedented demand to the 999 emergency number.

Crime
There are plenty of Agricultural Shows taking place throughout the region this summer

6 of Yorkshire’s best agricultural shows this summer if you missed the Great Yorkshire Show

From July 10-12, Harrogate hosted one of the year’s most popular agricultural shows: the Great Yorkshire Show.

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

Yorkshire’s first cancer centre for patients from across the region is expected to open next year after almost a decade in the pipeline.

Health
Friday the 13th hails from Western superstition, where it is deemed unlucky when the 13th day of the month falls on a Friday

Friday the 13th: The superstitious origins surrounding this ill-fated day

At least once a year, the feared day of Friday the 13th occurs, a day which is surrounded by superstitions and the common belief that this day is of an extremely unlucky nature.
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One of the world's hottest cheeses is available in Yorkshire and it's 300 TIMES hotter than Jalapeños

If you like your food hot, then this could a new item to add to your shopping list.
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Weekend weather round-up: What to expect in Yorkshire as Storm Chris makes its way to the UK

Will the weather in Yorkshire this weekend be bright and sunny or bleak and grey?

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Dewsbury's professional wrestler is busy living his dream

A wrestler from Dewsbury quickly making his way on the professional scene has spoken about his whirlwind route to the top rope.

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