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Ding’s shoulders are broad enough to carry Sheffield hopes

Ding Junhui has grown up with the weight of a nation on his shoulders so the Chinese superstar has no problem carrying the hopes of his adopted hometown of Sheffield.

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Leeds Rhinos 12 Huddersfield Giants 31: Giants deliver fitting tribute to Jennifer

Leeds Rhinos 12 Huddersfield Giants 31: Giants deliver fitting tribute to Jennifer

ON A night when struggling Huddersfield Giants needed something special for more reasons than one, Rick Stone’s spirited side produced their first win in 10 games at Leeds Rhinos.

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Rhinos' Danny McGuire breaks to score a disallowed try.

Emotional night has Stone full of praise at Headingley

Huddersfield Giants head coach Rick Stone urged his side to show the same “toughness” again after they ended their winless run with a fine 31-12 success at in-form Leeds Rhinos.

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Hull City's head coach Marco Silva (Picture: Barrington Coombs/PA Wire).

Silva’s interest purely on ‘talking’ done on field

HEAD COACH Marco Silva insists recent speculation linking several Hull City players with a summer move away from the club will not deflect from the fight for Premier League survival.

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Doncaster Rovers' manager Darren Ferguson (Picture: Chris Etchells).

Cook adds smattering of spice to run-in as Rovers ‘wobble’

IF DONCASTER Rovers required any extra motivation to complete their League Two title mission, it has arrived this week.

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FULL SPEECH VIDEO: Theresa May appeals to Labour voters at election campaign event in Harehills, Leeds

Theresa May has appealed to traditional Labour voters in Yorkshire to “lend” her their vote in next month’s General Election as the party targets a swathe of gains across the region.

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The woman was arrested as part of a counter terrorism investigation.

Halifax teenager charged with terrorism offences

A 19-year-old woman from Halifax has today been charged with six terrorism offences.
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Sir Gary Verity and French ambassador to the UK, Sylvie Bermann. Photography by Richard Walker.

Yorkshire tourism chief receives top French honour

Yorkshire tourism chief Sir Gary Verity has been given a top honour by the French government.
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The Tennant of Wildfell Hall.

Review: The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, York Theatre Royal

Deborah McAndrew’s excellent adaptation of Anne Brontë’s ground-breaking proto-feminist novel bears all the hallmarks of her obvious skills as an adapter for the stage.

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Issued by North Yorkshire Police.

CCTV picture released over gift card fraud investigation

Police have released a CCTV picture after fraud investigation involving gift cards.

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Crime statistics were released today.

North Yorkshire 'safest area in the country', police force says

North Yorkshire Police has said that new national crime figures reveal the area to be the "safest place in England".

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Date:27th April 2017. Prime Minster Theresa May, speaking at a conservative campaign event held at the Shine Centre, Harehills Road, Leeds.

May urges Yorkshire voters to ditch Labour loyalties

Theresa May has appealed to traditional Labour voters in Yorkshire to “lend” her their vote in next month’s General Election as the party targets a swathe of gains across the region.

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The junction of Rawling Way and Anlaby Road in Hull. Pic; Google.

Saw used to cut free man after four-vehicle collision in Hull

A saw was used to cut free a man who was trapped in a vehicle following a four-car collision on a main road in Hull today.

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Government statistics are "inadequate" for assessing labour shortages in agriculture, MPs have said.

‘Farming’s labour shortage at risk of becoming a crisis’

Government statistics for assessing one of agriculture’s biggest Brexit challenges have been branded “inadequate” by a watchdog committee of MPs.

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Yorkshire's Super League clubs including Leeds Rhinos, Huddersfield Giants, Castleford Tigers, Hull FC and Wakefield Trinity

Super League Round 11: Team news, stats, predictions and odds for Leeds Rhinos, Huddersfield Giants, Castleford Tigers, Hull FC and Wakefield Trinity

The Yorkshire derby between Leeds Rhinos and Huddersfield Giants kick-starts another enthralling weekend of Super League action.

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LEADING MAN: Yorkshire's Gary Ballance in action against Hampshire earlier this season (Picture: Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com).

Leading man role suits Yorkshire’s Gary Ballance well

ANDREW GALE has piled praise on Yorkshire captain Gary Ballance and said that the captaincy has given him a new lease of life.

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Charles Mills the Yorkshire Agricultural Society Show Director (left) with farmer Chris Heslop and one of his lambs getting ready for Springtime Live. Picture: Gary Longbottom

Springtime Live 2017: All you need to know

Springtime Live is set to sweep into the Great Yorkshire Showground on Bank Holiday Monday with farming fun for all the family.

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Tour de Yorkshire finish moved due to high tides

The finish for Stage One of the Tour of Yorkshire in Scarborough tomorrow.
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Police have thanked those who helped with their appeal.

Missing York man found safe in London

A York man who was previously reported missing has now been found safe in London.

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Ablemarle Back Road, Scarborough. Pic: Google.

Two arrested after altercation in Scarborough

Two men have been arrested following a disturbance in Scarborough in the early hours of this morning.

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