Flamingo Land is worried fracking could harm its animals

Flamingo Land expresses concern over fracking impact on animals

Matthew Grove campaigns in Snaith

Elections 2016: Polling day test for public’s interest in PCCs

Bradford MP Naz Shah is at the centre of Labour's anti-Semitism row.

Shah leaves committee ahead of anti-semitism probe

Liberal Democrat MP Greg Mulholland.

MP calls for tougher penalties on stone theft

Dave Jones is the new Acting Chief Constable of South Yorkshire Police.

YP Comment: No secrets, time for openness. Orgreave and Hillsborough link

Britain's membership of the EU must not just be a flag of convenience.

Kate Proctor: History lessons for British voters from Europe’s heart

It's not just David Cameron whose career is at a crossroads. British political history is at a turning point.

Bernard Ingham: The splits tearing the Tories and Labour apart

The Battle of Orgreave unfolds in June 1984. New documents have revealed links between the tactics used by police and those employed in the aftermath of the Hillsborough disaster.

Revealed: The links between Hillsborough and South Yorkshire Police’s 1984 Orgreave ‘cover-up’

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Dave Jones, new interim Chief Constable of South Yorkshire Police during a press conference at the Mercure Hotel in Sheffield

Crisis-hit South Yorkshire Police appoints third chief constable in a week - temporarily

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Red Kite

Red kite shot and killed in Leeds soon after laying eggs

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Man attacked in West Yorkshire pub toilets

Richard and Lynn Bye

Fat Lads at the Back get on their bikes


Alexandra Burke: Following in Whitney’s footsteps and dropping three dress sizes


How running became a lifeline for Tim

Bradford has one of the highest rates of hospital admissions in the country as a result of obesity, according to new figures.

Bradford shamed in ‘fat’ region league table

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Picture: PA

NHS health ‘MoT’ prevents just one heart attack in nearly 5,000

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Junior doctors on the picket line striking outside Leeds General Infirmary. Picture by Tony Johnson.

BMA blames Government for creating ‘bitter dispute amid crisis in workload and morale’

Junior doctors on a picket line otuside Pinderfields Hospital in Wakefield.

YP Letters: Junior medics can withstand a long dispute

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Around 25 people work at the ticket office at  Leeds City Railway Station, the TSSA said. A third could lose their jobs. Picture Tony Johnson

‘Travel chaos’ warning as rail firm looks set to axe 100 jobs across East Coast line

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Captured on video: Sonic booms that shook Yorkshire - expert explains why they happened

News update

Accident closes main Leeds ring road; M62 shut into Yorkshire

Yorkshire was rocked by the sound of two 'sonic booms' when Typhoon jets like the ones pictured were scrambled to deal with an Air France plane last night. Picture: MoD Crown Copyright/PA Wire

What caused sonic booms heard across Yorkshire as jets scrambled to aid Air France plane?

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Kenny Jacobs, Ryanair chief marketing officer

Boss who has helped to guide Ryanair out of the turbulence


Motorway roadworks could cause delays next week

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File photo dated 27/01/15 of a British Airways aircraft landing at Dublin Airport, as BA's owner boosted profits on the back of its takeover of Aer Lingus, despite the effects of the Brussels terror attacks. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Friday April 29, 2016. International Airlines Group (IAG) said its operating profit jumped more than five times to 155 million euro (�121 million) in the three months to the end of March compared with a year ago, boosted by the purchase of Irish flag carrier Aer Lingus completed last September. See PA story CITY IAG. Photo credit should read: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

BA owner’s profits soar after Aer Lingus deal

London will be hotter than Ibiza at the weekend, forecasters predict

Infographic: As Ibiza weather heads our way - just hot can it get in May?

Tim Peake

Peake extends time in space

The lesser whitethroat will only be heard for a fortnight before skulking away.  Pic: Michael Flowers

Birdwatch: Masked males burst into song to break their secretive cover

Pock 2nds v Dunnington 2nds - Pock batting - Darren Snowden bowls to John Chaplin

Wolds Diary: Garden efforts pay off before an engagement beside the sea

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The woman who tastes beer for a living - Annabel Smith, the beer sommelier

Solicitor Ruth Bundey who represented three families at the Hillsborough inquests. Pictured at her office in Chapeltown, Leeds.  Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

Our battle for the truth over Hillsborough

Ian Botham in action during the Ashes Test Match at Headingley, Leeds, in 1981. (PA).

Great sporting shocks: Leicester City, Joe Johnson and Headingley in 1981

The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu.

Archbishop to join Friendship Lunch on pilgrimage

Dorothy Corcoran (right) pictured with her penpal  Hannah Tomes.
Picture by Simon Hulme

First meeting for penfriends in letter writing project

Maggie's Yorkshire. Picture by Heatherwick Studio.

A Million for Maggie’s: The thought behind ‘plant pot’ design of £5million cancer support centre set for Leeds

Roger Millward has died at 68

Death of rugby league legend Roger Millward at 68

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Astrologer Jonathan Cainer who has died from a heart attack aged 58

Death of York astrologer Jonathan Cainer at 58

Barry Howard, star of the comedy series Hi-de-Hi, has died aged 78

Video memories: Death of Hi-de-Hi ballroom dancer Barry Howard, 78

Prince on stage

Obituary: Music legend Prince leaves a world in mourning and a unique legacy