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Plans for new railway stations serving Leeds-Bradford Airport set to progress

PLANS for new railway stations serving Leeds-Bradford Airport and Elland are set to take a significant set step forward next week.

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Mr Lamberton said he knew his sons wouldn't wear their hats or sun cream if they weren't with him.

Leeds schools join forces to launch equality and diversity charter

A group of schools have joined forces to draw up an equality and diversity charter.

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Walking: A cracking little number in shadow of Ilkley Moor

The middle section of Wharfedale – centred around Ilkley and Addingham – has some superb walking country.

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Former Leeds MP shares heartwarming note from daughters after election defeat

Former Leeds MP shares heartwarming note from daughters after election defeat

He swallowed the pain of defeat in yesterday's general election.

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NEW: Deputy Team Manager Susan Cage, radiographer Kirsten Atkinson and assistant Beverley Rockett.

New X-ray is a boost for Leeds hospital

A new breast cancer screening machine is helping speed up examination times and increase the number of appointments per day in Leeds.

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By Alex Abbey.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - 7 June

Dales Way Link on top of Ilkley Moor, by Alex Abbey.

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Rush hour trains between Leeds and Ilkley cancelled

Rush hour trains between Leeds and Ilkley cancelled

An obstruction on the railway line between Leeds and Ilkley has seen trains cancelled this afternoon.
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Leeds school staff express ‘deep sadness’ after ex-colleague dies in Manchester attack

Staff at a Leeds primary school have expressed their “deep sadness” after confirming the death of one of their former colleagues in the Manchester bombing.

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By Steve Davey.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - 23 May

Sunset over Otley, by Steve Davey.

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Jack Whitehead, 14, from Baildon getting his Ewe Gimmer Lamb ready for a class  at Otley Show. PIC: Gary Longbottom

Photo gallery: All creatures great and small on show as Otley Show returns for 208th year

All creatures great and small have been on display in Leeds today as Otley Show returned for its 208th year.

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Fire on Ilkley Moor was started by a barbecue

Fire on Ilkley Moor was started by a barbecue

A wildfire which ripped across part of Ilkley Moor was caused by a disposable barbecue.

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The former HSBC branch in Guiseley. PIC: Simon Hulme

Pub company eyes closed Leeds bank site

A former Leeds bank could be transformed into a pub featuring a terrace and outdoor sheds for seating.

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Leeds Bradford Airport reopens after controlled explosion on ‘suspicious package’

Leeds Bradford Airport reopens after controlled explosion on ‘suspicious package’

A police bomb squad has carried out a controlled explosion on a suspicious package that led to the evacuation of passengers and staff from Leeds Bradford Airport.

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Wildfire on Ilkley moorland

Wildfire on Ilkley moorland

A WILDfire took hold on moorland near Ilkley last night.

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WARMING UP: Children from Aireborough are getting ready for the launch of a new youth orchestra.

Leeds youngsters to hit all the right notes

Young musicians from the Guiseley area are joining forces to form a new youth orchestra which launches later this month.

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Fundraiser Brian Gilligan with Old Ball pub manager Tracy Marper (left) and team member Grace Atha

Fundraiser hits tablet target for Leeds hospice

A man has helped raise over £4,000 for Sue Ryder Wheatfields Hospice in Headingley so patients can have better access to technology.

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The main road through Greenhow

Car ends up on its roof in North Yorkshire field

This crash near Harrogate has a surprising outcome for the driver.

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Graham Davies with pupils and staff.

Leeds schoolchildren go purple for polio awareness drive

these big-hearted youngsters are enjoying a real purple patch - after raising hundreds of pounds for polio awareness as part of a purple-themed campaign.

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WRITE STUFF: Barbara Steel who has been manning the counter at The Grove Bookshop for 25 years where she has met writers such as Alan Bennett and American Bill Bryson.  PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

YEP Says: Barbara’s such an inspiration at 87

AT 87, Barbara Steel is an inspiration to others. Rather than putting her feet up, she would rather man the counter at The Grove Bookshop in Ilkley.

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