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League tables in full: 1 in 4 Doncaster secondaries under-perform - check rating for YOUR school

Education
Fraud and cyber-crime are the new volume crimes of the 21st century, it was claimed today.

Fraud is the new burglary as crime rates rise across Yorkshire

Crime
Stock pic: A South Yorkshire Police sergeant who called a colleague 'sweetcheeks', amongst other smutty remarks, has been allowed to keep his job

South Yorkshire police officer who called colleague ‘sweetcheeks’ keeps his job

Crime
The Vulcan on her final flight.

Doncaster's Vulcan bomber to be put in storage, closed to public and staff laid off as funding crisis hits

News

13 years for Grimsby drug dealers who let four-year-old girl eat heroin

Crime

Controlled explosions carried out on chemicals at Yorkshire schools

Education

Revealed: Bollards in Leeds city centre to stop Nice-style terror attack

Crime

VIDEO: Halifax murder victim named

Crime
Yorkshire Bank

Yorkshire Bank closing 39 branches, including 18 in Yorkshire

News
Mary Hinde who has finally found her voice at 21 thanks to staff at Henshaw's College in Harrogate who have helped her embrace new technology.

All but silent most of her life, meet the 21 year old who has finally found her voice

Analysis

Yorkshire’s Brexit resistance: ‘The endgame is to call an end to this nonsense’

Analysis 17
Mindfulness: Beverley Wright taking part in a meditation session at Clifton with Rawcliffe Primary School.

Vital lesson in happiness - improving children’s mental health

Analysis
Sheffield City Region workers face a pay "penalty" according to a new report.

Warning over delay to tackle South Yorkshire’s low pay crisis

News

POLL: Will Donald Trump as President be good for Yorkshire?

News
The heads of Barnsley and Doncaster Councils have defended their devolution stance.

YP Letters: Don’t blame us for devolution delay – Barnsley and Doncaster Councils

Opinion 1
Donald Trump is destined to disappoint Americans, argues Georgia Hudson.

Georgia Hudson: Why Donald Trump is destined to disappoint America

Opinion
Prime Minister Theresa May speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos

Britain will champion a free market that works for all, claims PM

News
Should Yorkshire have its own mayor?

YP Letters: Clamour for elected mayors is nothing new

Opinion 1
Has Friends of the Earth misled the public over fracking?

YP Letters: Frankness needed over fracking row

Opinion 3

Greening pledges education help Bradford and Doncaster

News

YP Letters: Donors and moaners mourn departure of EU gravy train

Opinion

Industrial plan can help cut regional wealth gap - Lewis

News

South Yorkshire crime commissioner faces taxing dilemma

Crime 3
Fraud and cyber-crime are the new volume crimes of the 21st century, it was claimed today.

Fraud is the new burglary as crime rates rise across Yorkshire

Crime
Ena, a Cocker Spaniel puppy, was stolen in Leeds at the weekend.

Spaniels stolen from farm and dog handler’s van

News
Dr Andrew Platten

Drug-driver admits running down Leeds academic while fleeing police

Crime 4
Shoppers pictured in Briggate, where giant 'planters' have been installed to stop heavy vehicles entering.

Revealed: Bollards in Leeds city centre to stop Nice-style terror attack

Crime 5

13 years for Grimsby drug dealers who let four-year-old girl eat heroin

Crime

South Yorkshire police officer who called colleague ‘sweetcheeks’ keeps his job

Crime 1

VIDEO: Halifax murder victim named

Crime

Vulnerable man has cheek fractured in Leeds street robbery

News
Family doctor and healthy living author Dr Julie Coffey at home in Sheffield

The Yorkshire GP who says we can think ourselves slim

News
Mary Hinde who has finally found her voice at 21 thanks to staff at Henshaw's College in Harrogate who have helped her embrace new technology.

All but silent most of her life, meet the 21 year old who has finally found her voice

Analysis

Dan walks with football hero against the odds

News
Courgettes

Why the price of courgettes is rocketing

News
The role of GPs is coming under scrutiny during the current NHS crisis.

YP Letters: NHS in crisis - Hanging on the telephone in attempt to speak to a doctor

Opinion
Is Labour to blame for the National Health Service's ills?

YP Letters: NHS is a relic – it’s time to think again

Opinion 3
Mindfulness: Beverley Wright taking part in a meditation session at Clifton with Rawcliffe Primary School.

Vital lesson in happiness - improving children’s mental health

Analysis

NHS in Huddersfield slaps ban on branded medicines and baby milk

Health

Energy bills ‘will make one in 10 old folk sick this winter’

Health 3

Why cuts to IVF could deny thousands the chance of a family

Analysis 2

YP Comment: Eating disorders

Opinion
Sheffield Park Academy students Zahra Aktar, Jak Bennett, Dekra Kolaib, Sakia Bayle, Sam Draper and Nilda Dos Santos Carvalho with a letter from Schools Minister Nick Gibb

Sheffield school once judged as failing is now best in Yorkshire

Education
Dr Andrew Platten

Drug-driver admits running down Leeds academic while fleeing police

Crime 4
Almost one in 10 secondary schools, collectively teaching more than 200,000 children, are under-performing, according to Government figures.

League tables in full: 1 in 4 Doncaster secondaries under-perform - check rating for YOUR school

Education
Donald Trump is destined to disappoint Americans, argues Georgia Hudson.

Georgia Hudson: Why Donald Trump is destined to disappoint America

Opinion

Controlled explosions carried out on chemicals at Yorkshire schools

Education

Greening pledges education help Bradford and Doncaster

News

Halifax and Doncaster primaries in UK’s bottom 10: See how YOUR school rates

Education 1

Hard workers ‘also drive colleagues’ productivity’

Education
The sinkhole. Picture: Barrie McAllen

Large sinkhole opens up near Sheffield city centre

News 1

Rush hour delays after crash on M621 motorway in Leeds

News

Leeds Bradford Airport to run therapy course for frightened passengers

News 6
A car driving around a pothole, as councils have warned that 2017 could be a "tipping point" for tackling potholes

YP Comment: Time to reinvent cones hotline?

Opinion
Pupils on patrol as traffic wardens outside a Bradford school in a bid to halt irresponsible parking.

Tom Richmond: With the NHS in crisis, Whitehall does not – and must not – have a monopoly on good ideas

Opinion 5
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

Bill Carmichael: Labour’s sinking feeling under Jeremy Corbyn

Opinion

Britain’s most expensive train fare revealed

Transport

YP Letters: Why must the motorist pay for potholes?

Opinion 2

Travel alert: Broken down train causes disruption between Ilkley and Guiseley

Transport

Travel alert: Emergency services at scene of M1 pile-up

Transport
Solar technology is set for a boost in Oxspring.

Batteries to boost solar power in South Yorkshire village

Environment 1
Has Friends of the Earth misled the public over fracking?

YP Letters: Frankness needed over fracking row

Opinion 3
Snowdrops are starting to be seen across the region. Picture: Chris Lawton.

Country & Coast: Innocent awakenings offer the first signs of spring

Environment
Richmond MP Rishi Sunak

Brussels sprouts: Yorkshire MP hails Brexit as end of the ‘vegetable police’

Environment 5

Insecticide ban costs more than farmers’ profits, study finds

News

Britain's 12 Brexit objectives: Rank them in order of importance for Yorkshire

Environment 1

Another bird flu outbreak in Lincolnshire, weeks after Yorkshire incident

Environment

YP Letters: Don’t be distracted by issues around fracking

Opinion 11

YP Comment: The key to loneliness struggle

Opinion 1
Jimmy Carlson, who was awarded an OBE in 2012, died on January 8 as a result of respiratory health complications, homelessness charity Groundswell said. Tributes have been paid to Mr Carlson, described as a "wonderful role model" and an "inspirational leader".

Campaigner for the homeless dies at 69

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A group of pupils, parents, and supporters at the school who are fighting against the closure.

Tenacious parents appoint new head for threatened Dales school

Education

Death of Lord Snowdon, the royal rebel who married and divorced the Queen’s sister

Obituaries

Former England manager Graham Taylor dies

Football

Meryl Streep, Gwyneth Paltrow and George Lucas among stars at memorial to Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds

News 1
Om Puri

Death of Bollywood legend Om Puri at 66

Obituaries