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Police appeal after Harrogate attempted burglary

POLICE are appealing for information after an attempted burglary at a house in Harrogate.

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Drink drive arrest after man suffered broken leg in Leeds crash

A MAN was arrested on suspicion of drink driving after a crash in Leeds which left another driver suffering from a broken leg.

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UPDATED: Delays on Leeds-bound M1 after multi-vehicle crash at Wakefield

A MULTI-vehicle accident is causing delays on the Leeds-bound M1 at Wakefield this morning.
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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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Worried family report Hull woman missing after she fails to return home from work

Worried family report Hull woman missing after she fails to return home from work

The family of a Hull woman reported her missing to police last night after she failed to return home after work.
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Nicolai Brown

Drug-induced paranoia Leeds man fell to death from roof

A MAN under the influence of drugs believed he was being chased by an armed gang before slipping and falling to his death from the roof of a house in Leeds, an inquest at Wakefield heard.

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Is time running out for Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn?

Tom Richmond: Labour in La La Land under Corbyn - where is the Opposition?

HERE’S a general knowledge question to begin proceedings: Who are Rebecca Long-Bailey, Angela Rayner and Jon Ashworth?

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Charity promises ‘bright new chapter’ at Bramley Community Centre

Charity promises ‘bright new chapter’ at Bramley Community Centre

A CHARITY which supports older people has promised a “bright new chapter” at Bramley Community Centre when it takes over running the centre later this year.

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One of the images taken by Lisa Parker, in scenes depicted by The Yorkshire Post's 2016 calendar.

Leeds dog-lover’s walking adventure turns into a real page-turner

A Yorkshire dog-lover has taken her pet to all the scenes shown in The Yorkshire Post’s 2016 calendar after being inspired by the region’s beautiful scenery.

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The Browlee brothers Jonathan (left) and Alistair at the start of the work  on a �5m University of Leeds sports development that will enhance facilities for cycling and triathlon in the region.

State-of-the-art Leeds triathlon base named after Brownlee brothers

A new £5m triathlon training base in Leeds opening this year is to be named after the city’s all-conquering Olympic heroes Alistair and Jonny Brownlee.

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West Yorkshire Police say the devices will help officers spend more time in the community.

Mobile revolution helps keep West Yorkshire Police officers out on streets

More than 5,000 smartphones and tablets have been handed out to officers in Yorkshire’s largest police force in the last three years as part of a £4m project to allow them to spend more time on the front line.

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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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County's police force recorded third highest hate crime figure in country after EU vote

County's police force recorded third highest hate crime figure in country after EU vote

Record levels of hate crime were reported in West Yorkshire in the wake of last year’s EU referendum, new analysis has shown.

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Karen Matthews

Timewatch: How the Shannon Matthews drama REALLY unfolded

HUNCHED over, his voice barely audible, Michael Donovan cut a sorry figure on the witness stand at Leeds Crown Court.

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Repairs to Linton Bridge overthe River Wharf are well underway

Work repairing Linton Bridge going well

Major stabilisation works on Linton Bridge after the devastating 2015 Christmas floods have now been completed.

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The robbery took place at a house in Bevor Crescent, Heckmondwike. Picture: Google

Five masked robbers forced way into Heckmondwike home

Detectives are appealing for information following after five suspects forced their way into a house in Heckmondwike.

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Plan to plug £1bn funding gap for West Yorkshire NHS ‘unworkable’

Plan to plug £1bn funding gap for West Yorkshire NHS ‘unworkable’

A five-year plan to plug a £1bn gap in health funding has been branded “unworkable” after it emerged that vast sums of money will be needed.

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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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The 'Crossbow Cannibal', Stephen Shaun Griffiths.

From Shannon Matthews to the Crossbow Cannibal: 11 crimes that rocked Yorkshire

The search for Shannon Matthews took a shocking turn when it was revealed that her mum had planned the kidnapping.
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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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