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VIDEO: Solar system with seven Earth-like planets found around nearby star – here’s what they could be like

There have been many discoveries of potentially habitable planets orbiting stars other than our own over the last few years.

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Storm Doris: Rail passengers on East Coast line urged not to travel today

Storm Doris: Rail passengers on East Coast line urged not to travel today

Commuters using Virgin East Coast Trains are being warned not to travel today as Storm Doris is set to batter the country with high winds and rain.

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STORM DORIS: A plane struggles to land at Leeds Bradford Airport. PIC: Tony Johnson

LIVE BLOG: Storm Doris tears across Yorkshire

A severe weather warning for extreme winds has been issued across Yorkshire.

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Storm Doris: Yorkshire braces itself for 80mph winds and torrential rain

YORKSHIRE is in the eye of Storm Doris today, with warnings of travel disruption, damage to buildings and flying debris across the county.

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Storm Doris: When and where will the gusts be strongest in Yorkshire?

Storm Doris: When and where will the gusts be strongest in Yorkshire?

With Yorkshire gearing up for Storm Doris tomorrow, we've rounded up the times when the gusts are expected to be strongest throughout the day.

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Weather warnings from the Met Office

Complete forecast: 80mph gusts on way as Storm Doris heads for Yorkshire on Thursday

YORKSHIRE could be caught in the eye of Storm Doris on Thursday, with the possibility of travel disruption, damage to buildings and flying debris, forecasters have warned.

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House buyers are attracted to the farmers' market in Otley

Farmers’ market pushes up Otley house prices by £94,000

PROPERTY PRICES in a West Yorkshire town have risen by more than 50 per cent because buyers are attracted by its farmers’ market, it was claimed today.

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Man fined for dumping furniture on country lane

Man fined for dumping furniture on country lane

A 'man with a van' has been fined for dumping commercial waste on a country lane in north Leeds.

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A car exhaust as fears grow about pollution levels.

Andrew Vine: 50,000 deaths a year demand an end to pollution

IT MIGHT be the death toll from a famine or a civil war – 50,000 lives lost needlessly every year.

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Yorkshire enjoyed some mild weather at the weekend, but things will turn colder as this week progresses... with the chance of some snow on Thursday.

Yorkshire weather: Winter set to return with high winds, cold temperatures and even snow across the county

JUST when we were starting to enjoy the warmer Spring-like weather it seems that Yorkshire will once again return to the grips of Winter this week.

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Particles from outer space ‘wreaking low-grade havoc on mobile phones and computers’

Particles from outer space ‘wreaking low-grade havoc on mobile phones and computers’

Alien subatomic particles raining down from outer space are wreaking “low-grade havoc” on mobile phones and computers, according to new research.

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Morrisons recalls beef slices over listeria fears

Morrisons recalls beef slices over listeria fears

Supermarket Morrisons has recalled one of its meat-based products over concerns it may cause flu-like symptoms among vulnerable people.

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Sunshine and warmer air are set to bring milder conditions this weekend.

Why Yorkshire could be warmer than parts of Spain this weekend

Spring will be in the air this weekend as temperatures rise in Yorkshire thanks to a tropical wind warming the county.

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Revealed: The Leeds businesses with one-star food hygiene ratings

Revealed: The Leeds businesses with one-star food hygiene ratings

Hundreds of restaurants, takeaways and pubs across Leeds have been handed one-star scores for food hygiene - meaning major improvements are required.
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Leeds has been named and shamed in a list of UK cities breaching air pollution limits.

Leeds named and shamed among list of UK cities breaching air pollution limits

The European Commission has sent a "final warning" to the UK for failing to address repeated breaches of legal air pollution limits in 16 areas including London, Birmingham, Leeds, and Glasgow.
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What will the weather be like in Yorkshire today?

Yorkshire weather: Murky start with possibility of some showers

TEMPERATURES continue to remain in double figures across Yorkshire, but forecasters say there is a threat of rain over the coming few days.

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Yorkshire weather latest.

Yorkshire weather: Temperatures continue to climb across the county

Temperatures could make their way into double figures this week... but the warmer weather is likely to bring rain with it.

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WATCH: Tour of latest work on Linton Bridge ahead of summer opening

Engineers and contractors have been working non-stop since January last year, to get Linton Bridge up and running after the devastating 2015 Christmas floods.

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Snow fell across Yorkshire at the weekend.

Yorkshire weather: Temperatures set to warm up as county escapes big freeze

SPRING may just be in the air over the coming few days as Yorkshire finally escapes the clutches of a freezing winter.

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A Sunday cyclist on the snow-covered Buttertubs Pass in the Yorkshire Dales

What day this week it will finally start to warm up in Yorkshire

A severe weather warning is in place for Yorkshire with sleet and snow expected to fall until Sunday afternoon.

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