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Burberry taking time to think through Leeds facility

Luxury fashion brand Burberry said it is “taking a moment to think through” its plans for a flagship manufacturing and weaving facility in Leeds.

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Planned roadworks in Yorkshire - April 18 to April 23

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire - April 18 to April 23

These are the planned roadworks for the motorways and major A roads in the Yorkshire region for the week ahead.

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Warning to holidaymakers ahead of the great Easter get-away

Warning to holidaymakers ahead of the great Easter get-away

Easter traffic is expected to peak on Thursday as leisure travellers battle for space on the roads with regular commuters.

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

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

Shocking pictures and video have been released of people trespassing and taking pictures of themselves on railway lines in Yorkshire

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

Motorists are being warned of delays up to two hours on the M62 motorway after a tanker broke down.
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SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

Speed cameras will be at the following locations across the Kirklees district this week:

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General view of High Street, Normanton.
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Picture: Andrew Bellis.

FEATURE: Helping the high street to survive?

Walk down most shopping streets nowadays and you are likely to see plenty of empty units and a lack of small, local independent businesses.

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Traffic queuing on the M62 eastbound carriageway.

M62 closed at Brighouse after woman falls from bridge

The eastbound carriageway of the M62 was closed for several hours today after a woman fell from a bridge.
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Pictured are Paul Barnfield, Northern, Coun Eric Firth WYCA, Paul Rutter, Network Rail, Coun Keith Wakefield WYCA Transport Chair, Coun Andrew Pinnock, Coun Sarah Ferriby, Coun Val Slater deputy Leader Bradford, Coun David Warburton and Judith Cummins MP.

Rail link reopens after 50 years

It was more than 50 years ago that a train last stopped at Low Moor Railway Station.

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TRAFFIC: Delays as two lanes of M62 motorway closed near Leeds after car and lorry collision

TRAFFIC: Delays as two lanes of M62 motorway closed near Leeds after car and lorry collision

Motorists can expect delays this afternoon after a smash which appears to involve a car and a lorry on the M62 motorway near Leeds.

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SLIDESHOW: Businesses, events and retailers praised at this year’s MyMirfield Awards

Organisers of this year’s MyMirfield Awards had to make some very tough decisions after they were overwhelmed by the massive number of entries.

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Free hot cross buns can be collected in Morrisons until Easter

Here's how to claim a free hot cross bun tomorrow

With Easter fast approaching, a Yorkshire supermarket chain is offering free hot cross buns to customers.

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Low Moor railway station opens to public after long wait

Low Moor railway station opens to public after long wait

A new railway station at Low Moor has opened after the project spent more than 10 years in the pipeline.

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Counting the cost of HS2

Counting the cost of HS2

High speed rail bosses have been spending hundreds of thousands of pounds of public money on public events to promote the controversial HS2 scheme.

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Community groups and businesses asked to unite to make villages better

Community groups and businesses asked to unite to make villages better

Businesses and community groups will be asked to come up with ideas to improve their areas and boost the local economy.

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Watch: Bird’s eye view of Leeds White Rose extension

Check out this bird’s eye footage of how the leisure extension at the White Rose centre is taking shape.

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Tesco fined £129m but avoids prosecution over accounting scandal

Tesco fined £129m but avoids prosecution over accounting scandal

Tesco has been hit with a £129 million fine from the Serious Fraud Office (SFO), but has escaped prosecution over its accounting scandal.

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Traffic queueing on the M62 between Tingley and Gildersome.

This week’s roadworks on Yorkshire’s motorways and A roads

Here are the planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber from today (Monday) to Sunday.

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Millions of energy customers could roll back bills to 2008 prices

Millions of energy customers could roll back bills to 2008 prices

Millions of Big Six energy customers are still overpaying for their energy but could get their prices back to 2008 rates according to the latest research from consumer watchdog Which?.

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Refunds and free travel for disgruntled Leeds bus passengers

Refunds and free travel for disgruntled Leeds bus passengers

Dissatisfied bus passengers will be able to claim free travel vouchers and taxi journeys if they are unhappy with their local services after a huge shake-up of the Leeds network.

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