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Murder investigation halted after cause of attacked Castleford father's death revealed: Inquest at Wakefield told

A MURDER enquiry launched after the death of a father-of-two following an attack in Castleford was later downgraded to an assault investigation after police were told the results of a post mortem, an inquest heard.
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Garry Potts.

Thug glassed man without warning in house party attack

A THUG who glassed a rival in the face during a confrontation at a house party has been locked for two years and ten months.

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Kev Woodhead.

Game in memory of Wakefield and Five Towns DJ ‘Little Kev’

The father of a popular DJ kicked off an emotional football match staged in his son’s memory.

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St Wilfrid's RC High School, Featherstone. . Image: Google

Featherstone school evacuated after fire in storeroom

FIRE crews dealt with a blaze at a high school in North Featherstone today.
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Update: Missing Featherstone teenager is found by police

Update: Missing Featherstone teenager is found by police

Police have found a 15-year-old girl who went missing from Featherstone on Friday.
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Malkeet Rathod.

Shopkeeper made £500,000 by duping Home Office into allowing 188 migrants into UK illegally

A fraudster made over half a million pounds by duping the Home Office into allowing 188 migrants into the UK illegally.

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Green Lane in Featherstone.

West Yorkshire driver leaves friend paralysed after airborne high-speed smash in Bentley borrowed for wedding

A driver lost control of a Bentley and ploughed into a roundabout as he drove his wife and friends home from a wedding, leaving one of them paralysed.

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The junction of Sewerbridge Lane and Ackton Hall Crescent.

Police appeal for witnesses after drivers are seriously injured in West Yorkshire crash

Two people were seriously injured in a road smash near Featherstone.

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Featherstone Lane, Featherstone. Photo: Google.

Three injured in Featherstone crash

THREE people were injured and one  was taken to hospital after a two vehicle crash in Featherstone.
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Patricia Broomhead. Photo: Google

Police 'increasingly concerned' for missing 80-year-old woman

POLICE  are appealing for information to trace a vulnerable 80-year-old woman who has gone missing from her home near Featherstone.

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Featherstone’s own Girl in the Spotty Dress to be buried in frock which made her famous

The famous Girl in the Spotty Dress is to be buried in the frock which made her famous.

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Man suffers broken eye socket in attack

A man suffered a fractured eye socket when he was the victim of an unprovoked attack at a Halloween party.

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Driver jailed for running over police bike officer

A DRIVER deliberately ran over a police officer who stopped his vehicle for driving dangerously.

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Jon Croxford of Arriva.

Arriva chief says accident hotpots are huge cause of service delays in Leeds

Accident hotspots in West Yorkshire can cause delays “completely out of anyone’s control,” a bus chief has said.

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Patients’ long wait in hospital

Patients waiting to be discharged from hospitals have faced agonising delays across the region.

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Fode Sidibe.

Driver fell asleep at wheel and killed 81-year-old widow

A MAN who fell asleep at the wheel and knocked down and killed an 81-year-old woman has been jailed.

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West Yorkshire pensioner locked up over historic sex abuse of girl

A PENSIONER has been jailed more than four decades after he carried out sex offences against a schoolgirl.

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Charlie Bishop with his mum, Marie Mosley.

‘Mummy can’t breathe’: How courageous Charlie became a little lifesaver

A courageous five-year-old came to the rescue of his mum when she suffered a potentially life-threatening asthma attack.

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Brenden Kennedy.

Thug jailed over street attack on woman

A thug who repeatedly banged a woman’s head into the pavement during a drunken street attack has been returned to prison.

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Matthew Hughes.

Arsonist put lives in danger at flats

AN ARSONIST endangered the lives of residents of a block of flats and caused over £30,000 of damage by torching vans at business premises.

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