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THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK: Sunday, April 23

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STAR QUALITY: This picture of film star Mai Zetterlin was taken on Longcauseway while she was appearing at the Empire Theatre.

NOSTALGIA: Empire Theatre attracted an array of stars

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Horace Waller.

War heroes to be honoured 100 years on

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Campaign to recruit more foster carers

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Warning issued to dog walkers

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Jamie takes on major steps for hospital ward

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New music festival for youngsters

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Students are shown the horrors of the Holocaust

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Three exciting new features coming to your Facebook

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Batley RLFC in action in the 1980s (pic by Terry Swift)

Rich history of the Bulldogs to be celebrated

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Planned roadworks in Yorkshire - April 18 to April 23

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Warning to holidaymakers ahead of the great Easter get-away

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Video: ‘Selifie’ kids risk their lives on railway lines

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Traffic alert: M62 motorway delays of up to TWO HOURS after tanker breaks down

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SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

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Laced heroin is ‘100 times more potent’ warn police after drug deaths

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Kirklees Magistrated Court in Huddersfield. (D525A439)

Latest court reports from Kirklees Magistrates

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The cyber scam has affected West Yorkshire residents.

Police urge West Yorkshire residents not to be fooled by email virus scam

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Cyclist attacked by gang with a metal bar

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Pupils’ Easter break is cut to just one week

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The Government has announced a 159m funding boost for Yorkshire's schools.

Yorkshire awarded £159m to create extra school places and repair crumbling buildings

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Schools are ‘betrayed’ as budgets cut

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Dont take our word for it that the 11 Plus is hard, give it a try.

11 PLUS QUIZ: Are you smarter than an 11 year old?

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Burberry taking time to think through Leeds facility

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Planned roadworks in Yorkshire - April 18 to April 23

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Warning to holidaymakers ahead of the great Easter get-away

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Video: ‘Selifie’ kids risk their lives on railway lines

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Theresa May announces snap General Election on June 8

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VIDEO: Relic hunter wants to reunite families of 14,000 Second World War heroes with dog tags

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The Government has announced a 159m funding boost for Yorkshire's schools.

Yorkshire awarded £159m to create extra school places and repair crumbling buildings

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The old dark blue passport

POLL: Would you like to see the return of dark blue UK passports?

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Rise in unauthorised absences

PAULA SHERRIFF MP COLUMN: ‘Cuts to education are an appalling betrayal’

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Yorkshire weather: Prepare yourselves for three months of glorious sunshine... but Easter could be quite chilly

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Yorkshire is set for a spell of mild weather this week.

Yorkshire weather: Dry spell on the horizon as Yorkshire prepares for a warm weekend

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Oliver, 8, and Freya, 3, Hardisty, have fun in the sun on the South Shore beach at Bridlington, East Yorkshire.

Yorkshire weather: Cloudy skies bring an end to our all-too-brief sunny spell

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People around the world are marking Earth Hour this evening. People in Britain are expected to join in at 8.30pm... and then they will switch their clocks forward tonight as British Summer Time begins.

Get ready to turn your clocks forward... but before that expect things to get much darker

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Easter pharmacy opening times

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Storm on a teacake as chocolate spread found to contain 57 spoons of sugar

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VIDEO: You can perform the Heimlich manoeuvre on yourself - here’s how you can learn

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Pharmacies are open over the Easter weekend.

Warning: NHS England issues advice over bogus text message scam

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Stroke patients ignoring GP advice because of drug side effects

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