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VIDEO: Sheffield band Redfaces set music world on fire with debut Kerosene

Hotly tipped young Sheffield guitar band Redfaces have set the music world on fire with the release of their aptly named explosive debut single Kerosene.

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School pays tribute to ‘fun-loving student with infectious smile’

School pays tribute to ‘fun-loving student with infectious smile’

Tributes have been paid to a school pupil who died last week just days after her 14th birthday.

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VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Big names for South Yorkshire's first Wentworth Music Festival

South Yorkshire's Wentworth Woodhouse stately home is to be the spectacular backdrop for a new outdoor music and comedy festival with a chart-topping line-up including Tony Christie, Heaven 17, T'Pau and Lemar.
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West Yorkshire Police Chief Constable Dee Collins.

How much has recorded crime risen in West Yorkshire?

THE NUMBER of recorded crimes in West Yorkshire rose by more than a fifth in a year, according to the latest statistics.

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Controlled explosions carried out on chemicals at Yorkshire schools

Controlled explosions carried out on chemicals at Yorkshire schools

Over 40 schools in North and West Yorkshire have been visited by army bomb disposal experts after it was discovered they were storing a potentially hazardous chemical on their premises.

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A stretch of land next to a Donacaster airport runway is on the list.

Yorkshire named as top dogging hotspot in the country

Yorkshire has beaten Lancashire and other counties nationwide - to the title of the best area to go dogging.

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Luigi Del Grande in his Ice cream truck

Tributes paid to ice cream man

A well known ice cream man who made West Yorkshire his home has died.

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Grand plans: Pioneer House will become part of Kirklees College.

Council agrees college funding

Council funding of £2.9 million has been approved to begin work on turning a town centre building into a new college facility.

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under threat: Batley East Childrens Centre.

Centres to go under shake up of services for children

Just four children’s centres will remain across the district after members of Kirklees Council’s cabinet gave the go-ahead to a shake-up of children and youth services.

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Lee Foster, Watch Commander Martin Bleasdale with Kevin Stainburn and Refuse Worker Ian Chamberlain.

‘We knew we had to go in’ say flat fire heroes

Three heroes who helped rescue two unconscious men from a flat fire in Birstall have been commended for their bravery.

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Quidditch team to hold try-outs in Leeds

Quidditch team to hold try-outs in Leeds

It's a sport played by wizards - but Muggles can try their hand at Quidditch in Leeds.

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Israel Nash: Gig with Band of Horses in Leeds.

Nash brings touch of psychedelia to Leeds

Israel Nash returns from Texas Hill Country with his Silver Season, a wholly immersive nine-song set that plays less like an album and more like a cross section of time and space.

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Hetty’s centenary celebration

Hetty’s centenary celebration

A generous woman and her family had a lot to cheer about last week as she celebrated her 100th birthday.

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Kirklees Magistrated Court in Huddersfield. (D525A439)

Latest court reports from Kirklees Magistrates

The latest court reports as published in the Reporter Series January 19 edition are published below. Numbers refer to the defendants’ ages.

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Hippo Campus: Gig in Leeds.

Landmark band prepare for Leeds date

Fresh from a breakthrough 2016 which saw them complete work on their debut album tipped American indie rockers Hippo Campus are heading for this country to play some gigs and win some new friends.

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Amber Run: Gig in Leeds.

Amber Run into Leeds for Stylus gig

Amber Run return with a British tour on the back of the release of their new album ‘For A Moment, I Was Lost’, next month and are including a stop off in Leeds.

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Tracy Healy, Dinner lady at Ravensthorpe Junior School, Dewsbury

Dewsbury school dinner lady scoops the title in Yorkshire & Humber School Chef 2017

A dinner lady from Ravensthorpe Junior School in Dewsbury has been crowned LACA Yorkshire & Humber School Chef of the Year 2017.

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Police keep watch of the Leeds fans by the Billy Bremner statue outside Elland Road. Picture by Tony Johnson

More ‘spotters’ at West Yorkshire football grounds to tackle high cost of policing

Extra ‘spotters’ are being deployed at football grounds around West Yorkshire this season in a bid to reduce the cost to taxpayers of policing matches in the county.

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LEEDS BOMB SCARE: Latest on city centre drama

Shoppers are being allowed to return to Victoria Gate in Leeds following a bomb scare this morning.

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