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Video: What's been handed in as gun and knife amnesty continues across Leeds and West Yorkshire?

A machete, knives, rifles and ammunition are among the items handed in so far as a 10 day weapons surrender continues across West Yorkshire.
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Yorkshire is expected to see some snow on high ground throughout this week.

Yorkshire weather: Warnings in place across Yorkshire for icy conditions

THE sudden cold snap is expected to continue today as Yorkshire wakes up to frosted cars and icy roads.

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Eight facts about Pancake Day

Eight facts about Pancake Day

We’ve been using Shrove Tuesday as an excuse to overindulge since before records began.

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Yorkshire weather: Storm Ewan downgraded but warning still in place as temperatures are set to plummet

Yorkshire weather: Storm Ewan downgraded but warning still in place as temperatures are set to plummet

Warnings for snow, ice and wind across parts of the UK have been downgraded because Storm Ewan was not as strong as expected.

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UPDATE: Traffic easing after crash on M1 at Wakefield

UPDATE: Traffic easing after crash on M1 at Wakefield

Traffic is now moving after an earlier accident closed two lanes on the M1 near Wakefield.

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Rise of the robots: the jobs set to be overtaken by technology

Rise of the robots: the jobs set to be overtaken by technology

Salespeople, spreadsheet jockeys and, er, journalists will be the first jobs to hit the scrapheap due to advances in technology, according to a leading technology expert.

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WIN: Rugby Super League prizes every week with Batchelors Peas

Batchelors Peas, the UK's favourite canned peas brand and Official Partner of the Betfred Super League, has joined forces with us to offer fans 12 weeks of unbeatable prizes.
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The woman was robbed as she walked along a path near Morrisons in Heckmondwike. Picture: Google

Woman pulled to ground during struggle with armed robber in Heckmondwike

A woman was pulled to the ground as she struggled to get away from a robber armed with a knife.

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Nokia 3310 officially revealed: Everything you need to know

Nokia 3310 officially revealed: Everything you need to know

After almost 17 years since it was originally launched, the iconic Nokia 3310 is officially back in business.

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Winners and losers: Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling.

Oscars 2017: And the winner is... Oh no, it’s not!

In one of the most bizarre moments in the Academy Awards’ 89-year history, La La Land was mistakenly awarded the best picture prize at last night’s glitzy ceremony in Hollywood.

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Is your fiver a fake?

Warning issued over fake £5 notes - how to tell if yours is real

The Bank of England has issued a warning over potentially fake £5 being put into circulation. Here’s how to tell if yours is the real deal.

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West Yorkshire Police is warning people about the scam.

Scam warning: Drivers pretend to run out of petrol and sell fake gold on Yorkshire roadside

A scam in West Yorkshire which involves people flagging down motorists and selling ‘gold’ on the roadside for petrol money has led to a police warning.

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A West Yorkshire Drama Academy Play  which was performed at Heckmondwike Library last year. The Friends of Heckmondwike Library successfully campaigned to prevent budget cuts last year.

Meeting to show support for Heckmondwike Library

After successfully dodging the recent round of library cuts, the Friends of Heckmondwike Library are holding a meeting for people to show their support for the library.

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Firefighters broke down doors to rescue residents from 'intense' flat fire

Firefighters broke down doors to rescue residents from 'intense' flat fire

Firefighters had to smash down doors in a block to flats to help evacuate the building as a blaze broke out shortly before midnight.
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Police pursuit: Man charged after suspects fled scene of armed incident

Police pursuit: Man charged after suspects fled scene of armed incident

A man has been charged with dangerous driving after trying to escape police.
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LETTER: We need to stand up and fight for our libraries

The Friends of Batley Library group was set up in August 2015 to help stave off the threat of closure to this magnificent building.

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Thought for the week.

THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK: February 26

By Liz Exley, Deacon of Dewsbury Baptist Church

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Chris Wood.

Wood shoots Leeds United to vital victory over Sheffield Wednesday

Chris Wood’s 23rd goal of the season earned Leeds United a valuable three points from a hard fought Yorkshire derby against Sheffield Wednesday.

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