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Video: Thousands line streets of Leeds for ‘Rio Heroes’ homecoming parade

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Boy, 13, suffers life-changing injuries after horrific beating by BMX pal in Yorkshire Dales

Crime
Shadow Home Secretary Andy Burnham after delivering his speech on the final day of the Labour Party conference in Liverpool

Westminster has failed the North for decades - Burnham

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Oaklands Care Home near York, where 91 year old Annie Barritt froze to death. Picture: Ross Parry Agency

Tragedy of pensioner, 91, who froze to death in York care home where radiators didn’t work

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Corbyn’s Britain: No cap on migrants, and he’ll make businesses pay for public services

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Bring me sunshine: Morecambe and Wise is unveiled in Blackpool

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Leeds United owner Cellino caught in storm as demands grow for football corruption probe

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Auctioneers who say Ni: Monty Python’s Trojan rabbit sells for £9,000

Cinema

Entrapment won says Sam Allardyce as he leaves England and Britain

Football
Leeds United owner, Massimo Cellino.

Leeds United owner Cellino caught in storm as demands grow for football corruption probe

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn delivers his keynote speech on the final day of the Labour Party conference in Liverpool.

Corbyn’s Britain: No cap on migrants, and he’ll make businesses pay for public services

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Shadow Home Secretary Andy Burnham after delivering his speech on the final day of the Labour Party conference in Liverpool

Westminster has failed the North for decades - Burnham

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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump shakes hands with Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton after the first presidential debate. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

YP Comment: Time for America to dump Trump

Opinion 1
Will Brexit harm Yorkshire's universities?

YP Comment: Don’t squander student talents. Brexit’s university challenge

Opinion
Yvette Cooper

Cooper - “Time for thoughtful immigration debate”

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn prepares his keynote speech in his hotel, which he will deliver on Wednesday during the Labour Autumn Conference. Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Corbyn’s Labour conference speech: Six things to look out for

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Burnham to press case for Hillsborough Law

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Corbyn and Burnham to clash over Labour’s immigration policy

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Colin Schindler: In Shimon Peres, Israel has lost a founding father and voice of reason

Opinion

Austin Mitchell: Divided Labour must get back to basics to win

Opinion
Library picture

Boy, 13, suffers life-changing injuries after horrific beating by BMX pal in Yorkshire Dales

Crime
Metropolitan Police Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe

Guns from Europe ‘smuggled into Yorkshire in record numbers’

Crime 3
At a memorial tribute to Elsie Frost last year at St George's Church, Lupset, Wakefield, Colin Frost read thoughts and poems about his sister.

Pensioner, 78, held over unsolved 1965 murder of Yorkshire schoolgirl Elsie Frost

Crime

Fewer drivers caught using mobile phones blamed on budget cuts

Crime 1

Sheffield assault leaves man, 21, with a fractured cheek

Sheffield

Five things you need to know in Yorkshire’s news today

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Fabric found as police dig on holiday isle for missing toddler Ben Needham

Crime 4

Father and ex-husband go on trial for ‘premeditated, cold-blooded’ honour killing of Bradford woman

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Homelessness at 10-year-high down to dramatically rising rents

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Doctors' leaders say they have a "range of options" to oppose the new contract, being introduced on October 5

Doctors urged to drop industrial action

Health
Survey reveals most peoples' hearts are older than their actual age

Most people’s hearts are older than their years, study reveals

Health

‘Miracle cure’ for painful bunions that even plague celebs

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Gary is first in the country to have pioneering back op

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Rivka Uttley and Rosie Jones

Yorkshire’s funny women taking centre stage

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A quarter of UK children aged between 11 and 15 have been offered drugs. Starting discussions early - and keeping those conversations going - can be crucial when it comes to legal and illegal highs, says psychiatrist Dr Owen Bowden-Jones

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Pals who cycled to Paris raise thousands for fund

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Leeds boy with muscle-wasting condition overcomes odds to finish sponsored walk

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More hospitals needed to cope with ‘tsunami’ of A&E patients

Health

GP Taylor: My secret battle with loneliness

Opinion
280916   One of the  speakers at the Innovation Network event on Cyber Security at the Yorkshire Post Offices in Leeds, l to r....  Adam Beaumont  Founder and CEO  ,AQL .

Businesses warned to expect cyber attacks as risk increases

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Rachel Wilson has great views of Pen-y-Ghent from her home, but the possibility of her village school closing. What is the future of the Dales?

YP Letters: Last school in Dales valley under threat

Opinion
A Kindle is no substitute for a local library, saus Susan Pinder. Do you agree?

YP Letters: Reading is invaluable and should be free

Opinion
Libraries are not just about books, argue readers of The Yorkshire Post.

YP Letters: Libraries are more than just books

Opinion

Koen Lamberts: How our universities will fuel the Northern Powerhouse

Opinion

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

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YP Letters: Opportunity missed over schooling

Opinion

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

Opinion 1
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 1
Passengers of delayed trains maybe entitled to compensation

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

Transport 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
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’

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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

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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

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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
Roger Ratcliffe muses over what are his favourite trees in Yorkshire - some of which are hundreds of years old.

Country & Coast: A Yorkshire tree as old as Magna Carta

Environment
Colin Brown, chief executive of The Deep.

Man behind one of region’s most popular attractions to step down

Environment
Excavations at PP5-6, Pinnacle Point, South Africa. Picture: Kirsty Penkman, University of York

Cracking find: DNA from a 3.8m year-old ostrich egg

Environment
No major water courses have been affected by quarry deepening at Swinden Quarry, Cracoe, according to operators Tarmac.  Pic: Bruce Rollinson.

Dales quarry plans ‘will protect jobs and water courses’

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Trying to grow tea on a Yorkshire allotment

Environment

YP Comment: Labour’s farce over fracking

Opinion 2

Labour to ban fracking if it wins election

Fracking 1

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

The Wolds
One of iGene's radiographer's looking at a 3D digital autopsy scan.

How Yorkshire is pioneering the scalpel-free post mortem

Analysis
Rivka Uttley and Rosie Jones

Yorkshire’s funny women taking centre stage

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England playes lie on the pitch after being beaten by Iceland at this years Euros.  (PA).

Is managing England really the ‘mission impossible’ of football?

Analysis
Contenders: Neither Hillary Clinton nor Donald Trump delivered a knock-out blow. (AP).

US presidential election: Do the TV debates really make a difference?

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

Record number consented to donate organs of loved ones in Leeds

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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

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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