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Yorkshire suffer again at hands of Sangakkara

TWO weeks to the day since he scored his 100th hundred at Headingley in all forms of cricket, Kumar Sangakkara made his 101st at the Leeds ground too.

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Danny McGuire

Leeds Rhinos: Veteran pair banned for visit of St Helens

LEEDS RHINOS will be without captain/half-back Danny McGuire and forward Jamie Jones-Buchanan for tomorrow’s visit of St Helens.

Leeds Rhinos
Jack Brooks fires in a delivery against Surrey at Headingley.

BLOG: Yorkshire v Surrey - Day Two at Headingley - As It Happened

DESPITE losing several hours’ play to the weather, Surrey strengthened their grip on proceedings against Yorkshire on day two at Headingley.

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SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon

Nicola Sturgeon under pressure to ditch referendum plans as she claims SNP mandate is ‘beyond doubt’

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is facing calls to offer the country “some certainty” after refusing to take her threat of a second independence vote off the table.

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Wing Cmdr Robbie Lees, who flew the Tucano painted in a WW2 livery. Picture: James Hardisty

An unchanged landscape as a ‘Spitfire’ flies again over Yorkshire

It is a symbol of England like no other - a single propellor Spitfire, its top camouflaged, its underside painted duck egg blue, coming to land in a country airfield.

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Chancellor Philip Hammond

Hammond issues veiled criticism of EU leaders’ ‘petty politics’

Philip Hammond has issued a thinly veiled warning to European leaders not to obstruct Britain’s efforts to secure a favourable Brexit deal, as he urged against allowing “petty politics” to trump economic good sense.

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Celine Dion

Gig review: Celine Dion at First Direct Arena, Leeds

CELINE DION served up a truly brilliant performance on an emotionally fraught evening which left her adoring fans longing for more.

Music
A Sheffield man, who admitted to possessing child pornography images that depicted children as young as three-years-old being abused, has been spared jail.

Sheffield man who downloaded child pornography images involving three-year-old is spared jail

A Sheffield man, who admitted to possessing child pornography images that depicted children as young as three-years-old being abused, has been spared jail.

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Colne Valley MP Thelma Walker

Colne Valley MP criticises school targets

COLNE VALLEY MP Thelma Walker has criticised the “culture of targets” in schools as she made her maiden Commons speech.

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Will Rhodes

Yorkshire all-rounder Will Rhodes to join Warwickshire

YORKSHIRE all-rounder Will Rhodes has signed for Warwickshire.
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The fatal crash happened in Main Street in Seamer. Picture: Google

Crash in Seamer claimed the life of local woman

A woman died at the scene of a crash in Seamer in this weekend, police have confirmed.
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Flood warnings and alerts issued for Bridlington, Scarborough and Whitby

Flood warnings and alerts issued for Bridlington, Scarborough and Whitby

A number of flood warnings and alerts have been issued for the Yorkshire coast tomorrow.

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Theresa May was forced to defend her deal with the DUP as she visited Bristol today

Yorkshire demands presented to May as she defends DUP deal

THERESA MAY has been urged not to forget the needs of Yorkshire as she defended her £1bn deal with Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party to shore up her government.

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Prince Harry to visit Leeds

Prince Harry to visit Leeds

Prince Harry is to make an official visit to Leeds next month.
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After having an argument with his wife, a Sheffield man embarked on a 'dangerous' high-speed police chase that only ended when he ploughed into another car, a court heard.

Sheffield man jailed for dangerous driving and lying to police about collision he caused

After having an argument with his wife, a Sheffield man embarked on a 'dangerous' high-speed police chase that only ended when he ploughed into another car, a court heard.
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The X Factor winner Matt Terry and girl trio Stooshe headline Flamingo Land Resort's Party In The Park on Saturday, July 1.

PREVIEW: Party In The Park at Flamingo Land with Matt Terry and Stooshe on July 1

The X Factor winner Matt Terry and girl trio Stooshe will heaadline Flamingo Land Resort's next Party In The Park on Saturday, July 1.

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Leeds Digital Festival panel discussion from 2016.
From left, Kate Nash (Director Of Education Leeds University School of Media & Communication), Ana Jakimovska (Head of Product Sky News) and Tom Philips (UK Editorial Director Buzzfeed)..
Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

Yorkshire tech firms contribute £4bn to UK economy

Technology firms in Yorkshire contributed nearly £4bn last year and are supporting some 60,000 jobs, new figures show.

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CCTV appeal: Rucksack was stolen from Scarborough acrade

CCTV appeal: Rucksack was stolen from Scarborough acrade

This is the man who police want to trace following the theft of a bag from a Scarborough amusement arcade.

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The runaway tram crash which shocked Leeds

The runaway tram crash which shocked Leeds

Older readers may remember a shocking event that shook Leeds in the 1950s - the day of the runaway tram.

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Zoo Digital has provided an update for the City.  Photo: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Zoo Digital secures increase in revenue and clients

SOFTWARE company Zoo Digital, which provides subtitling software for Hollywood blockbusters, secured a large increase in revenue and client numbers over the last financial year.

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