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Cooper tells Corbyn: confront the trolls in the Labour Party

News

In the shadow of a party capital, will the land finally give up its secrets on Ben Needham?

Crime
Virgin Trains East Coast workers will stage a 24-hour strike on October 3

Virgin East Coast crews to strike next Monday - but trains will run without them

Transport
Passengers of delayed trains maybe entitled to compensation

Your money back if your train’s late: Ministers tighten screw on rail firms

Transport

Rock-throwing bouncer chased my friend into sea before he drowned

News

It’s a (45rpm) record: 45 years of Jumbo in Leeds

Music

Jail warning for ex-Iraqi soldier who threatened staff at Dewsbury MP’s office, three months before Jo Cox murder

News

Family of missing Claudia Lawrence call for links between a double murderer and her case to be investigated

Homefront
Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn at the conference today

Labour ‘intervention’ is slated by business leaders

News
Yvette Cooper

Cooper tells Corbyn: confront the trolls in the Labour Party

News 2
Labour is looking at major reforms of farm subsidies

Labour could back a major reform of farm payments

News
Fracking plans have attracted protests in North Yorkshire

Yorkshire campaigners celebrate as Labour joins anti-fracking camp

News 2
Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn at the conference today

Labour ‘intervention’ is slated by business leaders

News 1
Labour MP for Dewsbury and Mirfield Paula Sherriff.  Pic: Lynne Cameron/PA Wire

Jail warning for ex-Iraqi soldier who threatened staff at Dewsbury MP’s office, three months before Jo Cox murder

News
David Blunkett said he was "in despair" about the "calamitous" situation as Jeremy Corbyn was re-elected as Labour Party leader.

Corbyn’s ‘Marxists’ spell utter disaster for Labour, blasts Blunkett

News 4
The prospect of Brexit has raised questions over millions in EU funding for Yorkshire

Labour pledges to fill Yorkshire’s EU funding gap

News 1

Former Miliband aide says Labour needs clearer immigration message

News

Andrew Vine: Time to stop persecuting Armed Forces and respect their sacrifice in Iraq and Afghanistan

Opinion

Ted Bromund: Brexit is a backlash about democracy

Opinion

Anne McIntosh: Can farmers reap benefits of EU exit?

Opinion

In the shadow of a party capital, will the land finally give up its secrets on Ben Needham?

Crime

Dig begins on holiday isle for answers at last on missing toddler Ben Needham

Crime 1
Michael Bancroft is charged with conspiracy to corrupt, fraudulent trading and conspiracy to conceal criminal property in connection with a �245 million loan scam.

£245 loan scam ‘funded holidays and prostitutes for Halifax bankers’

Crime
Labour MP for Dewsbury and Mirfield Paula Sherriff.  Pic: Lynne Cameron/PA Wire

Jail warning for ex-Iraqi soldier who threatened staff at Dewsbury MP’s office, three months before Jo Cox murder

News

More teenagers arrested over Rotherham man’s murder

Rotherham

Andrew Vine: Time to stop persecuting Armed Forces and respect their sacrifice in Iraq and Afghanistan

Opinion

Teenager attacked with blade in Huddersfield assault

Huddersfield

Men in balaclavas rob Sheffield petrol station

Sheffield
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Fears over loss of health services in Scarborough

News 1
It's time to respect disabled drivers and passengers, says Jayne Dowle.

Jayne Dowle: Why we must not stand for selfish people who disregard the disabled

Opinion 1
More needs to be done, says Barnardo's, to help young people.

YP Letters: Crisis in self-esteem for younger generation

Opinion 1

Thousands in Leeds join fight to tackle Alzheimer’s disease

News 2
The Clarendon Wing at the LGI.

Leeds hospitals IT problems could last until next week

News 4

Young mum makes her dream wedding before losing cancer battle

News 1
The Family Learning Ministry of Food programme run by the Foundation of Light is supported by Jamie Olivers Ministry of Food.

Rotherham obesity centre inspired by Jamie Oliver has uncertain future

Health

Two in three babies in Hull and Barnsley born outside marriage

Health 1

VIDEO: Put your feet up to help raise £10,000 for Yorkshire Air Ambulance with Redbrick

News

Theo’s open water swim helps other young adults with cancer

News

Fears over loss of hospital services

Health
University of Sheffield makes advanced manufacturing links to China's space programme

Sheffield joins the space race after signing university deal for Chinese rocket research

News
Andrew Whitaker 

White Rose Trust

Leeds academy boss sets ‘outstanding’ target for all its schools

Education
Will grammar schools raise standards or not?

YP Letters: Opportunity missed over schooling

Opinion
Criticism of library volunteers is mean-spirited, says Angela Moreton.

YP Letters: Don’t belittle the efforts of library volunteers

Opinion

Major Yorkshire schools chain rebrands itself as Delta Academies as part of drive to improve

Education 1

Making all schools academies ‘will cost taxpayers £320m’

Education 3

YP Letters: Without trained professional staff, a library is not a library

Opinion 1

Leeds University is named ‘University of the Year’

Education 2
Virgin Trains East Coast workers will stage a 24-hour strike on October 3

Virgin East Coast crews to strike next Monday - but trains will run without them

Transport
Passengers of delayed trains maybe entitled to compensation

Your money back if your train’s late: Ministers tighten screw on rail firms

Transport
The collision occurred on the M62 on Saturday. This picture does not show the scene of the collision.

Lay-bys on ‘smart’ M-ways are ‘death zones’

News 2
It's time to respect disabled drivers and passengers, says Jayne Dowle.

Jayne Dowle: Why we must not stand for selfish people who disregard the disabled

Opinion 1
A Northern Rail service had to stop after a family were spotted on the railway tracks.

Watch out! Family on the tracks...

Transport

West Yorkshire motorway is nation’s slowest

News 4
Passenger facilities at Leeds Bradford Airport continue to attract criticism.

YP Letters: Leeds Bradford Airport’s dire welcome to Yorkshire

Opinion 3

Disabled woman shames Leeds train passengers who allegedly refused to move from her seat

News 8

YP Letters: American terms are a red signal

Opinion 2

YP Letters: Hefty phone bill to deter the mobile menaces

Opinion 1

Why Sheffield is a road rage blackspot - and Liverpool isn’t

Transport 1
Protesters outside County Hall, Northallerton, when North Yorkshire County Council backed fracking. Picture: SWNS

Labour to ban fracking if it wins election

Fracking
John McDonnell and Jeremy Corbyn are unelectable.

YP Comment: Labour’s farce over fracking

Opinion

Wolds Diary: Arachnid season for sure as night times draw darker

The Wolds
There are two theories as to why sightings of yellow-browed warblers are increasing. Picture: Jim Welford

Birdwatch: Warblers’ migration is a bit of a mystery

Environment

VIDEO: Farmer aged 28 wins tenancy of massive Nidderdale hill farm

News

Stephen Mosley: Learn lessons of history for cleaner air

Opinion 3

Pizza, the world’s saddest polar bear, finds new home in Yorkshire

Environment 1

YP Letters: No need for fracking when alternatives exist

Opinion
Arnold Palmer, pictured in 1962, enchanted TV audiences with his swashbuckling play and effortless charisma. (AP Photo/Ted Powers)

How Arnold Palmer changed golf forever

Analysis

Modern addition to Victorian B&B in Wensleydale

Analysis

Nick Clegg: My EU ‘bereavement’ and the battle for the future of British politics

Analysis 1
Aleksandar Markovic, the new music director at Opera North. Picture Tony Johnson.

Aleksandar Markovic: Meet the new man holding the baton at Opera North

Music
Lucky Igharo with his three children, Freedom, Devine and Precious.

Record number consented to donate organs of loved ones in Leeds

News 6
Post Office

Investigation reveals 40% of Yorkshire Post Offices shut down

Campaigns
Best Friends Kath Copeland and Dorothy Lunn
Picture by Simon Hulme

How the hand of friendship is stopping loneliness in its tracks across Yorkshire

Campaigns
Harry Jepson.

Harry Jepson remembered: Appreciation of rugby league legend

Obituaries 1
Tom O'Ryan after his accident in his garden in 2013.

Tom O’Ryan remembered: Tribute to voice of Northern racing

Horse Racing 1
Kenny Baker.

Outpouring of affection for man inside Star Wars droid R2D2

News 2
File photo dated 23/10/13 of Pippa and James Middleton with Earl Grosvenor (centre), whose father, the billionaire landowner the Duke of Westminster, has died aged 64.

Britain’s 10 wealthiest listed: Duke’s son overtakes Phillip Green and Richard Branson

Obituaries 1