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Pupil winked and smiled before stabbing Yorkshire teacher to death, inquest hears

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The former Leeds Girls High School, in Headingley.

Plan for new homes at former Leeds school ‘will cover costs shortfall’

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Watch Stormtroopers march with Darth Vader through Leeds on bizarre Star Wars night out

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Chris Kamara.

Former Leeds United star Kamara praises police for catching suspected car thief in his garden

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Controversial plans for new homes on green belt land in Leeds could be ripped up

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Neighbour saw 'body' carried to car boot outside Leeds house - murder trial told

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Nursery group bans children using glitter in Christmas crafts

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Emergency services called to Leeds hotel to help free teenager's trapped finger

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The BBCs Children in Need returns to our screens on Friday night.

Everything you need to know about Children in Need 2017

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YEP survey: What’s life like in your Leeds?

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Sinead Wooding

Husband sent text messages to Leeds wife's phone after he allegedly murdered her

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A heavy goods vehicle stopped during Operation Tramline.

Lorries are 'potential killing machines' say West Yorkshire Police as results of operation revealed

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Burglars have targeted McColls in Starbeck, Harrogate. Picture: Google

Witnesses saw young men running away after burglary at Harrogate shop

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Ann Maguire

'He stabbed me in the neck, I'm dying': Chaos after Ann Maguire was attacked by pupil

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West Yorkshire Police Constables Craig Nicholls (left) and Jonathan Wright after they were awarded The Queen's Gallantry Medal by the Prince of Wales during an Investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace, London, for arresting MP Jo Cox's murderer.

Courageous police officers who rugby-tackled Jo Cox's killer 'never thought' they would get medals

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VIDEO: Police cordon off Sheffield tower block

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Cousin Lane, Halifax. Picture: Google.

Teenage girl assaulted in field near Halifax town centre

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Historic sex abuse takes up a third of force time

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Crooked Wakefield lawyer must pay back £1.9m or serve eight more years in jail

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Leeds husband denies murdering wife after burned body found in woods

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Poppy Appeal collection tin stolen from Leeds branch of McDonald's

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Philip Meeson of Jet2.com

Owner of Jet2.com remains confident in face of Brexit uncertainty

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Staff at Virgin East Coast are to ballot for strike action over pay.

More rail misery for Yorkshire as Virgin East Coast ballot for strike action

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Leeds: ‘Mental health toll of commute from city’

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Police want to speak to this man in connection with the alleged hate crime.

CCTV appeal after women in headscarves 'racially abused' on Leeds to Sheffield train

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Leeds Stanningley Bypass reopens after car fire

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Leeds Stanningley Bypass lanes closed after car fire

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M62 cleared after collision

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Majority of rail passengers making a dangerous dash for doors - even as they are closing

Transport

When is Black Friday? Which retailers have the best discounts and deals?

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May King Tsang a trainer at the Google Digital Garage in Sheffield

Google confirms it will extend ‘digital bus tour’ in Yorkshire

Business
Philip Meeson of Jet2.com

Owner of Jet2.com remains confident in face of Brexit uncertainty

Transport
Photo issued by the Ministry of Defence of a Royal Navy minehunter which has destroyed a 500lb wartime bomb which was dredged up by a fishing boat and then dropped 'dangerously close' to a major North Sea gas pipeline.

Wartime bomb dropped 'dangerously close' to major North Sea gas pipeline

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Staff at Virgin East Coast are to ballot for strike action over pay.

More rail misery for Yorkshire as Virgin East Coast ballot for strike action

Transport
The average UK property is now worth 226,367.

UK house price trends: How your town compares with the rest of the country

Business
ASDA

Asda reports second successive quarter of growth

Business

Versatile, wearable, special. Sensible just got stylish at Marks & Spencer

Fashion

Pay staff better to improve “unacceptable” standards of Leeds care homes

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Leeds: ‘Mental health toll of commute from city’

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Asda launch full Christmas dinner pizza with all the trimmings

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Leeds waste strategy to be overhauled after recycling rates plummet

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Temple Mill, Marshall Street, Holbeck, Leeds.

Aisha Iqbal: 2023 reasons for saving Leeds’s Temple Mill?

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Is £1million ‘hole’ in Leeds council’s childcare budget down to double fee increase - or free places provision?

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The former Leeds Girls High School, in Headingley.

Plan for new homes at former Leeds school ‘will cover costs shortfall’

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Cost of MPs security rises by £2m following murder of Yorkshire's Jo Cox

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Controversial plans for new homes on green belt land in Leeds could be ripped up

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Mary Creagh has her say on #MeToo, mental health cuts and Universal Credit

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Pioneering transport powers for the North hailed as ‘game-changer’ by Government

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Bradley's mum said they had a fantastic time in the town

Bradley Lowery's family want to buy holiday home for sick children in Scarborough

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Dr Tom Dobson, course director at Leeds Beckett University.

#SpeakYourMind: Leeds Beckett launches UK's first mental health degree for school leaders

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Gina Easom has launched a new service to help the growing number of professional women in Yorkshire with alcohol problems. Picture: Maryanne Scott Photography

‘I belonged to the grey area between normal drinker and alcoholic,’ says Leeds woman who is now helping growing number of problem drinkers

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Dickie Bird on the ward at Leeds

Dickie Bird hands £30,000 gift to heart charity and takes up ambassador role

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Pay staff better to improve “unacceptable” standards of Leeds care homes

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TOP: Dickie Bird meets baby Hugo, aged 17 months, and mum Natasha Owen.

A present from Dickie boosts Leeds hospital heart charity by £30,000

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Measles outbreak in Leeds: How to spot signs and what to do if you are worried

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Call for MMR vaccinations after confirmation of measles cases in Leeds

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Leeds fitness brand unveils miracle leggings for women who train

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Winter is coming... and hospitals face predicted worst-ever A&E waiting times

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Primodos: How many women were given the hormone pregnancy test?

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Call to extend consultation over Leeds schools

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Yorkshire teacher Ann Maguire was stabbed to death by pupil Will Cornick.

Pupil winked and smiled before stabbing Yorkshire teacher to death, inquest hears

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PIC: Simon Hulme

YEP-backed reading scheme gets top marks from children in Leeds

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Temple Mill, Marshall Street, Holbeck, Leeds.

Aisha Iqbal: 2023 reasons for saving Leeds’s Temple Mill?

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Mary Creagh has her say on #MeToo, mental health cuts and Universal Credit

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PIC: PA/thinkstockphotos

Kelly Pegg: We should spread love and kindness at Christmas

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The note and the ambulance involved in the incident.

Blaise Tapp: Don’t worry about the small stuff...

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YEP Says: Leeds’s green belt land can’t grow back once it’s under concrete

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Dickie Bird on the ward at Leeds

YEP says: Generous Dickie has a golden heart

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YEP says: Nanny state or common courtesy - you decide

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YEP Says: Help us to help others in Leeds ths Christmas

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Watch Stormtroopers march with Darth Vader through Leeds on bizarre Star Wars night out

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Look to the skies over the weekend and you may see meteors.

Orionid meteor shower: How to see the spectacle over Yorkshire

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Photo issued by Channel 4 of Rachel Riley on Countdown with the word 'gobshite', after it was suggested by the daytime quiz show's lexicographer Susie Dent.

Is this the rudest word to ever appear on Countdown?

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The 2018 series of "Thomas and Friends: Big World! Big Adventures!" Formerly six boys and one girl, the new team will have three girls and four boys. Picture: Mattel, Inc. via AP

Thomas the Tank Engine set for politically-correct overhaul

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