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More rail strike misery for Yorkshire in May

Rail union RMT has announced another 24-hour strike as part of a long-running dispute over the role of train guards.

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Protect the Protectors: How you can support our dedicated police, firefighters and paramedics in face of attacks

West Yorkshire’s blue light services are standing together in support of new laws to give police, firefighters and paramedics better protection against attacks while on duty.

Crime

Sizzling week-long heatwave set to hit Yorkshire again, say forecasters

The heatwave may have disappeared - but don't worry, there's another one on the way!

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Buying tickets for the FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia? Don't fall foul of the scammers

Buying tickets for the FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia? Don't fall foul of the scammers

Significant worldwide demand for tickets is expected ahead of this summer's FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia.

Crime
FEATURE: ‘If my sculptures make people smile, then it makes me happy too’

FEATURE: ‘If my sculptures make people smile, then it makes me happy too’

A reclaimed steel sculptor from Kirklees is braced to host his first exhibition in years after an enforced break.

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Northern services are being disrupted after trespassers forced the closure of railway lines.

Severe disruption to Northern train services after incident between Halifax and Bradford

Passengers are being warned to expect cancellations and delays to Northern services in West Yorkshire following an incident on the railway this morning.

Transport
The man's body was found inside a house in Norfolk Street, Batley. Picture: Google

Police investigating death of man found inside Batley house

A woman has been interviewed by police investigating the death of a 39-year-old man in Batley.

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Mirfield footballers poised for five-a-side charity clash

Mirfield footballers poised for five-a-side charity clash

A group of footballers from Mirfield are taking part in a charity game to raise vital hospital funds.

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Drivers warned to expect rush hour delays due to smart motorway fault on West Yorkshire motorway

Motorists have been warned to expect rush hour delays due to a 'signal fault' on a West Yorkshire motorway.

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Britain’s Most Wanted list: sexual crimes

These are the people most wanted by police forces in the UK in relation to alleged sexual offences.

Crime
Police are seeking witnesses to a collision on the M62 near Hartshead Moor services.

Police seek witnesses to serious crash on M62 near Hartshead Moor services

Police are seeking witnesses to a crash on the M62 which left a man seriously injured.

Crime
Stereophonics

BREAKING: Stereophonics announce open air gig in Yorkshire - tickets go on sale this Friday

One of Britain’s best live bands Stereophonics are to play a not-to-be-missed headline date at Scarborough Open Air Theatre this summer.

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Yorkshire is home to a beautiful range of parks for families to enjoy

The best parks in Yorkshire to visit this weekend with the family

Make the most of the warm weather this weekend and head off on an outdoor adventure with the family.

Lifestyle

Revealed: Which is the best way to make Yorkshire puddings?

It’s not unknown that us Yorkshire folk love the pudding which is named after our great region, but with so many different ways to make them and the constant quest for pudding perfection, the debate of the best way to make Yorkshire puddings is ongoing.

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Members of the scheme pose for a photo.

Dewsbury media boss backs bid to find new TV talent

A Thornhill resident who works as a freelance producer and director for media giants such as the BBC has backed a scheme that searches for the best hidden talent in the country, no matter what their background.
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There are plenty of tea blends to try which have a range of health boosting benefits

Brews with benefits: the health-boosting perks of a good cuppa

Widely known as a tea-drinking nation, here in Britain we're extremely partial to a good cuppa.
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Queen Elizabeth II turns 92 today, but her birthday wont be publicly celebrated until June 9, her second birthday of the year

Queen Elizabeth II: Did you know these 20 unusual facts about our monarch?

Queen Elizabeth II turns 92 today, but her birthday won’t be publicly celebrated until June 9, her second birthday of the year. This is a time when the nation will be looking back at the Queen’s reign and celebrating her life and achievements, but did you know these unusual facts about our monarch?

Arts

Sub-zero blast to bring abrupt end to heatwave

Enjoy the glorious weather while you can folks, because rain and SUB-ZERO temperatures could be on the way

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TRAVEL REVIEW: Fun for everyone at Butlins Skegness

TRAVEL REVIEW: Fun for everyone at Butlins Skegness

The school holidays are ideal for making family memories - and you can’t go wrong with an action-packed short break at Butlins in Skegness.

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Maisy at Paragon.

Vets left in shock as FOUR teddy bears are discovered in St Bernard’s stomach

A family’s St Bernard pet left vets in a state of shock after they discovered an astonishing four teddy bears in her stomach.

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