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‘Clear increase in penalty’ for motorists guilty of serious speeding offences

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Ribchester man will appear in court in January

Husband beat up wife for not making food

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The girl was assaulted in Town Street near the junction with Kerry Street. Picture: Google

Police hunt man who grabbed girl, 16, in Leeds

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Leeds dental lecturer 'overheard having sex while student grieved next door'

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Police officer bitten while arresting Leeds nightclub assault suspect

Crime

Update: Two arrested over shots fired at Leeds house

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Three arrested after violence at Barnsley v Leeds United match

Crime

Cost-cutting ‘review’ of Leeds bin routes could see some rounds reduced

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Adam Fielding was jailed for nine years and nine months for sex attacks on two women in Leeds as they were alseep.

Justice catches up with Leeds rapist who preyed on women as they slept

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Police are cracking down on mobile use behind the wheel

Thousands caught using phones at the wheel in West Yorkshire

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Three arrested after violence at Barnsley v Leeds United match

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A man jailed for robbery is now helping turn around the lives of other offenders. Stock pic.

Yorkshire ex-offender helps others turn their lives around

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Police trace men in racist remarks at Leeds United away match investigation

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The girl was assaulted in Town Street near the junction with Kerry Street. Picture: Google

Police hunt man who grabbed girl, 16, in Leeds

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Police officer bitten while arresting Leeds nightclub assault suspect

Crime
Shots were fired at a house in Holt Park Road on Saturday evening.

Update: Two arrested over shots fired at Leeds house

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Video: What we know about the crowd trouble at Barnsley-Leeds United match - UPDATED

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Heartbreak for Leeds mum as court hears her daughter is now 3,500 miles away

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Images of suspect who carried out 'frightening' attack on man in Leeds after he used cash machine

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Girl, 5, and woman knocked to floor after collision with car in Leeds

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Westminster is shrouded in fog, as the weather causes travel disruption across England

Leeds flights hit as blanket of fog covers England

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Soaring cost of car insurance in Leeds

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Hemsworth Road Photo: Google

UPDATE: Three teenagers seriously injured after car struck tree

Transport

Wakefield council leader’s bid to de-rail HS2

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Leeds buses to let parents buy kids' e-tickets

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Leeds Bradford Airport boosts New York flights roster

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Latest mobile speed camera locations for Leeds

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White revealed as most popular colour for new cars in 2016

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Cost-cutting ‘review’ of Leeds bin routes could see some rounds reduced

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Wakefield council leader’s bid to de-rail HS2

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Theresa May

Prime Minister May set to unveil £556m boost for the North

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Protests have been staged around the world

Women take to Yorkshire streets and march in worldwide protest against President Trump

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A workman cutting the grass in a Leeds park.

‘Relaxed mowing’ of Leeds parks could save the public purse £500,000...but what does it mean for our prized beauty spots?

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Leeds school fields campaign victory ‘could set a benchmark for refusing other unwanted developments’

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Leeds council pledges new crackdown on rogue private landlords as sector booms - and so do the problems

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POLL: Will Donald Trump as President be good for Yorkshire?

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‘Deja vu’ fears over Leeds trolleybus successor

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Anti-Trump protests to take place on inauguration day in Leeds

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The trial will focus on smokers and ex-smokers aged 55 to 80

Thousands to be screened for lung cancer

Health
Carrie Curtis (centre) is pictured with family and friends on a charity walk. Picture by Simon Hulme

How a Leeds mum used her own personal tragedy to help other bereaved parents

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Roasting and frying starchy foods could increase the risk of cancer, a Government body has said.

Brown toast and roasties ‘could increase risk of cancer’

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Leeds General Infirmary

Cover up claim at children’s heart unit in Leeds is denied

Health

New support for young patients

Health

Dementia friendly help

Health

Leeds woman's amazing seven-stone weight loss

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Women urged to have smear tests

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Generation Next: Aadam Katharada, Saajid Hafez, Maariyah Tailor and Zahra Ali, all 10, with mentors Nabila Ayub, Ajaz Ahmed, Bernard Ginns and Griselda Togobo

Role models project is creating a mosaic of future Yorkshire talent

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WORK:  Transmission was conceived by Becs Andrews during her time as DARE cultural fellow.

Leeds features in shortlist for inaugural DARE Art Prize

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Five Leeds secondary schools fail to hit pupils’ progress targets

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Video: Let It Shine singer visits Leeds primary school

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Students at Park Lane College, Leeds.

Leeds students combat social stigma in new exhibition

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Controlled explosions carried out on chemicals at Yorkshire schools

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Dr Andrew Platten

Drug-driver admits running down Leeds academic while fleeing police

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Films in running for awards

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Leeds and Wakefield secondary league tables in full: How does YOUR school rate?

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Plan for more Leeds school places

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HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY: Leeds event to shine a light on dark times

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Superheroes making kids more aggressive

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A copy of the YEP from Friday the 13th in 1946

Six things you may not know about Friday 13th

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Do you suffer from Triskaidekaphobia?

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Jayne Dawson: Hold on to your hats – the Trump show is starting

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Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu.

Tom Richmond: Devolution – Reward Archbishop’s faith and unite behind region

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Kelly Pegg: Would you take off your wedding ring on a night out?

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Piers Morgan, pictured here with co-presenter Susanna Reid, told Wakefield mum Sarah Louise Bryan she was "the worst kind of parent" last week on ITV's Good Morning Britain. Jonathan Ford/ITV/PA Wire

Stephanie Smith: Is it right or fair to target mums for ridicule?

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YEP Says: Leeds bin collection changes a cause for concern

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Doug Paulley outside the Supreme Court in London, after disabled travellers won a partial victory at the court in their battle for priority use of wheelchair spaces on buses. PIC: PA

YEP Says: Common sense is needed when it comes to travel

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#SpeakYourMind

YEP Says: We back calls to take our mental health seriously

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#SpeakYourMind

YEP Says: We back calls to take our mental health seriously

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Jimmy Carlson, who was awarded an OBE in 2012, died on January 8 as a result of respiratory health complications, homelessness charity Groundswell said. Tributes have been paid to Mr Carlson, described as a "wonderful role model" and an "inspirational leader".

Campaigner for the homeless dies at 69

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#SpeakYourMind: Leeds charities’ call to ignore Blue Monday ‘myth’

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Thank you Leeds: You’ve helped feed hundreds of familiies

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Addleshaw Goddard has today confirmed that John Joyce has been automatically re-elected managing partner for a four-year term

John Joyce re-elected as Addleshaw Goddard’s managing partner

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Westminster is shrouded in fog, as the weather causes travel disruption across England

Leeds flights hit as blanket of fog covers England

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Soaring cost of car insurance in Leeds

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