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BBC ‘strong-armed’ Yorkshire police over Cliff Richard sex raid

Crime

Zero chance of water contamination, insists boss of Yorkshire fracking site

Fracking
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Search for man who approached child and said 'come here little boy'

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Death of Yorkshire cricket legend John Hampshire, 76

Cricket

Headingley needs ‘leap of faith’ to secure its future

Cricket

Lord Ashcroft buys Leeds Victoria Cross for nearly £300,000 at auction

News

South Yorkshire detective ‘failed to investigate child sex abuse claims’

Crime

Video: What the new rules on using a phone at the wheel mean to you

Crime

Sir Bernard Ingham: We shouldn’t pay £51bn to be spared a diet of Brussels

Sir Bernard Ingham
Hugh Bonneville and Gillian Anderson, two of the stars of upcoming film Viceroy's House

Bend It Like Beckham director in Bradford to talk about Indian partition - and the power of storytelling in helping us view and review British history

Analysis
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The Yorkshire researchers helping GPs diagnose cancer

Analysis
storyteller: Bradford-based Irene Lofthouse is putting the spotlight on female poets from the Great War.

The forgotten women poets of the Great War are given a voice again

Analysis
The Blue Train salon bar in the the 1950s. (Picture: Wagons-Lits).

The sleepers that add a touch of glamour to train journeys

Analysis
York Central MP Rachael Maskell

York MP calls for minister to intervene over NHS ‘rationing’

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Barnsley Central MP Dan Jarvis.

Jarvis welcomes concession on EU cash

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Rachel Reeves

‘Inheritance tax cut will only help the South-East’ - Reeves

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Wakefield Council leader Peter Box

Is funding HS2 more important than care for the elderly asks Wakefield Council leader

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Louise Haigh

Haigh criticises “meagre” digital plan

News
Should Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn resign?

YP Letters: Will Labour keep faith with Corbyn?

Opinion
MPs have warned the pension age might have to rise to 70 to maintain the triple-lock

Maintaining state pensions triple-lock would hit poorer areas of Yorkshire - MPs

News

YP Letters: Brexit referendum vote was far from being ‘substantial majority’

Opinion 1

YP Letters: Be thankful for legal protection for the Stray

Opinion

Sex and relationship education to become mandatory in all schools

Education

Doubts cast over Sheffield City Region interim mayor

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Woman suffers serious facial injuries during robbery in Sheffield

Crime
Sir Cliff Richard

BBC ‘strong-armed’ Yorkshire police over Cliff Richard sex raid

Crime
Details of the alleged misconduct by DC Rose-Bottom have been revealed.

South Yorkshire detective ‘failed to investigate child sex abuse claims’

Crime 1

Video: What the new rules on using a phone at the wheel mean to you

Crime 3

Burglars given an extended sentence after committing distraction offences across Yorkshire

Crime

Gallery of Shame: Cars and drivers police have stopped and seized in Yorkshire this week

News

Search for man who approached child and said 'come here little boy'

News

Attacker repeatedly punched man in face as he walked along snicket in Skipton

Crime
York Central MP Rachael Maskell

York MP calls for minister to intervene over NHS ‘rationing’

News
Sheffield's Royal Hallamshire Hospital

Public urged to donate to £2m Sheffield scanner

Health

How acupuncture cured Tom’s hay fever misery

News

Expert spends a year listening to blood flowing through legs to help diagnose stroke

News
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The Yorkshire researchers helping GPs diagnose cancer

Analysis
Research shows that a single loaf of bread produced in the UK contributes as much to global warming as more than half a kilogram of carbon dioxide.

Toasting the earth: Why bread is so bad for global warming

Health 4
Alan and Lynda Duttine

£300K grant to fight dementia

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New care housing scheme is opened in Leeds

News

Letters: Freeloading immigrants to blame for the crisis in our NHS

Opinion 1

Free-range eggs become ‘barn eggs’ following bird flu

Health 1

Doctors' warning: Patients dying because our hospitals are 'jam-full'

Health
Coun Lisa Mulherin: Pleased to offer the majority of pupils their first preference.

Thousands miss out on their first choice of school

Education
The announcement follows years of lobbying by MPs from all major parties

Sex and relationship education to become mandatory in all schools

Education
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White kids in deprived areas ‘up to 75 times more likely’ to be in care

Education
What lessons can be learned from the shortage of school places?

YP Comment: Lessons over school places. Time to support our teachers

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Yorkshire teacher banned after using 'sexualised and insulting language' to students

Education 2

Jonathan Gibbs: We must save rural life – but this school had to die

Opinion

‘Significant concerns’ raised about lack of Government oversight of academy chains

News

Student teachers taken on bus tours around Bradford as drive continues to improve city's struggling schools

Education
Northern staff are threatening to strike on March 13

How threatened Northern Rail strike on March 13 will affect travel in Yorkshire

Transport
Part of the inner ring road in Leeds was closed today, Stock image.

UPDATE: Road re-opened after man falls from flyover in Leeds city centre

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Police have closed Lime Pit Lane in Stanley this morning. Picture: Google

Traffic alert: Wakefield road closed due to serious collision

Transport
The car and motorbike collided on Foundry Approach near the junction with Broughton Lane this morning. Picture: Google

Update: Road in Leeds reopens after man seriously injured during collision

Transport
Two lanes of the M62 are currently closed after a collision.

Traffic alert: Two lanes of M62 in West Yorkshire reopen after crash

Transport
The group behind Southern Railway has warned over profits  Photo:  Go-Ahead Group/PA Wire

Profit warning and apology to customers from group behind Southern Railway

Transport

The sleepers that add a touch of glamour to train journeys

Analysis

UPDATE: Traffic easing after crash on M1 at Wakefield

Transport

How rail firms ‘hide copmensation rights behind smokescreen of small print’

Transport 1

YP Letters: From: Natalie Bennett, Former Green Party leader, Sheffield.

Opinion 1

Zero chance of water contamination, insists boss of Yorkshire fracking site

Fracking

These will be worth a bob or two says coroner, as treasure hunters unearth Iron Age rings in a cow field

Environment
Millions of eggs are to temporarily lose their free-range status after farmers were forced to keep hens inside barns to limit the spread of bird flu.

Millions of eggs lose ‘free range’ status amid bird flu fears

Environment
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YP Comment: Region’s needs must be heard

Opinion

Yorkshire weather: Warnings in place across Yorkshire for icy conditions

News

YP Letters: Drax Power station helps destroy forests on other side of globe

Opinion 1

YP Letters: Time for the truth about fracking risks

Opinion 7

Yorkshire weather: Storm Ewan downgraded but warning still in place as temperatures are set to plummet

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Campaigners stage a protest against the proposed demolition of the Henry Jenkins pub, Kirkby Malzeard, near Ripon. Picture by Simon Hulme

Battle to save Yorkshire pub with a famous old name

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Jo Cox.

Rachel Reeves: We can all follow Jo’s example to tackle loneliness

Opinion 1

YP Comment: The key to loneliness struggle

Opinion 1
For 20 years, John Hampshire thrilled Yorkshire's crowds with his attacking strokeplay and in 1969 scored a century on his Test debut against the West Indies at  Lord's.

Death of Yorkshire cricket legend John Hampshire, 76

Cricket
Yorkshire born and Leeds educated MP Gerald Kaufman has died.

Tributes for Yorkshire-born MP Gerald Kaufman... 'Father of the House of Commons'

Environment 3

Ilkla Moor Baht ’At greets mourners at Huddersfield funeral of star Gorden Kaye

Obituaries

Troubled yet colourful life of Tara Palmer-Tomkinson

Obituaries