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Hull FC v Wakefield Trinity: Coach Chester turns full focus to a top-four finish in Super League after Challenge Cup exit

THE CUP is gone, but Wakefield Trinity can take a step towards Betfred Super League’s top-four tonight.

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Catalans Dragons coach Steve McNamara. PIC: Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com

Carl Ablett’s View from the Pitch: Coach Steve McNamara will bring in a fresh culture at the Catalans Dragons

WELCOME BACK to Super League Steve McNamara.

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Roger Cunliffe and Andy Welsh from Bradford College; Jayne Collingwood from Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust; Tricia Smith from Barnsley College; Karen Vella from Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust; David Gardner from the University of Leeds; Ian Rowe from Leeds Trinity University.

Leeds universities get top marks for new skills partnership

Four Yorkshire colleges and universities are putting their heads together to deliver top-of-the-form staff development opportunities for local employers.

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Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta in Grease.

Summer loving for Grease fans at pop-up cinema experience

Leeds will be the word for movie fans when the city plays host to five electrifying screenings of much-loved film musical Grease.

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Chief Constable Mark Gilmore and Police and Crime Commissioner Mark Burns-Williamson 'topping out' at the new police headquarters at Elland Rd in 2013.

Revealed: West Yorkshire Chief Constable’s £19,000 travel costs while working from home

West Yorkshire’s former Chief Constable racked up more than £19,000 in travel costs in the 15 months before he retired from the force, new figures have revealed.

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CHOIR: St Peters Singers were formed in 1977.

Leeds choir poised for special event to toast their fourth decade

A Leeds choir is hosting an event to toast its 40th birthday.

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Laura Robson serves during the Aegon Ilkley Tennis championship (Photo: Karen Ross)

Laura Robson crashes out of Aegon Ilkley Trophy as Brit Jay Clarke collects biggest win of career

Former British No. 1 Laura Robson suffered a setback to her Wimbledon preparations as she crashed out of the Aegon Ilkley Trophy at the last 16 stage.

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Hadi Sacko

Bid for Mateusz Klich shows Leeds United are keen to do business

HADI SACKO is already on board and Pontus Jansson will become a Leeds United player this time next week but the club’s successful bid for Mateusz Klich marks the start of business at Elland Road.

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Brett Ferres. PIC: Bruce Rollinson

Leeds Rhinos v Castleford Tigers: Pack man Ferres to make career milestone against former club

LEEDS RHINOS forward Brett Ferres is set to make his 300th career appearance against his former and hometown club Castleford Tigers tomorrow night.

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Fourth man appears in Leeds court charged with murdering Raheem Wilks

Fourth man appears in Leeds court charged with murdering Raheem Wilks

A fourth man has appeared in court in Leeds today after being charged with murdering Raheem Wilks, who was shot in February.

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The scene of the incident. Photo: Google

Man seen being forced into rear of car by four people - police appeal

A police appeal has been issued after witnesses reported seeing four people force a man into the boot of a car.

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Paul Hart

David Prutton: Pre-season nerves give way to team ambitions

THERE’S always a feeling of slight trepidation when the first day of pre-season comes around. Leeds United’s squad will be feeling it today.

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Champagne seized after burglary suspects arrested in Halifax

A BOTTLE Of champagne is among stolen items police want to return to owners after three people were arrested and items seized during a burglary investigation in Halifax.
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Neil Kelly

Dewsbury Rams: Kelly calls for squad-naming rethink for ‘part-time’ clubs

SQUAD-NAMING RULES should be relaxed for part-time teams faced with two games in a short space of time, Dewsbury Rams coach Neil Kelly says.

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The Hillsborough disaster

CPS to announce decision on Hillsborough prosecutions next week

The Crown Prosecution Service will announce next week whether any individuals or organisations face any criminal charges over the 1989 Hillsborough disaster.

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Longwood Road, Huddersfield. Photo: Google

Man, 60, seriously injured after being struck by bus in Huddersfield

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a man was seriously injured when he was struck by a bus in Huddersfield.
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A Sheffield student has narrowly avoided prison, after he drunkenly bit part of a man's ear off who was trying to diffuse a brawl that had broken out in the students' union.

Man had ear cartilage bitten off during brawl at Sheffield students' union

A Sheffield student has narrowly avoided prison, after he drunkenly bit part of a man's ear off who was trying to diffuse a brawl that had broken out in the students' union.
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Carl Hartley

Police appeal to trace wanted suspected sex offender from Wakefield

POLICE are appealing for the public's help to trace a wanted  man who has been charged with a number of sex offences.

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Shooting and stabbing during violent clashes  in Sheffield - police to continue armed patrols

Shooting and stabbing during violent clashes in Sheffield - police to continue armed patrols

ARMED police will maintain a high visibility presence in an area of Sheffield following two clashes between groups of Kurdish and Somalian men this week which ended with one man suffering suspected gunshot wounds and a 17-year-old youth suffering a  stab wound.

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Mateusz Klich. Picture courtesy of Polish FA.

Polish midfielder Mateusz Klich set to be Leeds United’s first new signing of summer

LEEDS UNITED are on the verge of sealing their first new signing of the summer after agreeing a deal for FC Twente midfielder Mateusz Klich.

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