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Inspirational Yorkshire doctor Kate Granger dies of cancer at 34

Health 9
The Great Yorkshire Run in Harrogate.  Picture: James Hardisty

Gallery: Great Yorkshire Run in Harrogate

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Asda staff in Leeds show their support for Dr Granger's #HelloMyNameIs campaign

‘Hello, my name is’: How a simple conversation inspired Kate Granger’s global movement

Health 5

Faster than ever: Bailey, 9, triumphs again at Castle Howard triathlon

Health 2

One mile an hour: Yorkshire woman tells of the chaos at Dover

Transport 5

We’ve got to stop these Corbyn opponents out to destroy Labour: McDonnell

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Video: Six arrested and Pc injured as violence mars Sheffield United ‘friendly’

Crime 4

Derelict Bradford mill gutted by fire

Bradford
Marr and Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell on the BBC One current affairs programme, The Andrew Marr Show

We’ve got to stop these Corbyn opponents out to destroy Labour: McDonnell

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Sheffield Council leader Julie Dore signs a 60-year partnership deal with Wang Chunming, chairman and president of Chinese firm Sichuan Guodong Construction Group, in Sheffield's sister city Chengdu.

Sheffield’s business leaders hail £1bn Chinese investment deal as a “game-changer” for city

Education
An aerial view of Temple Green, a key part of the Aire Valley site. Pic:  Aire Valley Land LLP

1,300-hectare Leeds masterplan is all set for approval after a decade of development

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Further pledges to protect Leeds children’s centres despite funding “anxieties”

Politics 2
Cabinet members attending Theresa May's first cabinet meeting. (PA).

Tom Richmond: Northern voices hold key to achieving Theresa May’s vision

Opinion
Campaign group HS2 East says the high speed rail scheme would boost Yorkshire's economy. (PA)

YP Comment: Clarity needed over HS2 plans - Work to do to convince public

Opinion
How HS2 could look

HS2 set to give economic boost to the region

News 2

Scotland on brink of independence, MP Angus Robertson insists

News 6

Recession warning as UK economy shows ‘dramatic deterioration’ post-Brexit vote

Politics

Labour rival accuses Jeremy Corbyn of allowing ‘culture of bullying’

News 4

EDF to decide next week on new Hinkley Point nuclear power station

News
BBC News videograb of police in Munich holding a press conference after Friday's mass shooting that left nine people dead and 16 injured, including children.

One dead, two hurt in second German attack

Crime
A man is arrested outside the ground

Video: Six arrested and Pc injured as violence mars Sheffield United ‘friendly’

Crime 4
A couple stand near a mall in Munich on Saturday following a gun attack on Friday.

‘No evidence Munich gunman had links to Islamic State’

Crime 6
Police had warned people about the drugs after an increase in overdoses.

Man arrested after police make street Valium warning

Crime

Tremeloes stars cleared of sex assault 50 years ago

Crime

Attempted break-in at Bradford Forster Square station

Crime

Boy, 12, in hospital after being hit by motorcycle in Hull

Crime

Gunman opens fire on flat near Wakefield

Crime
Asda staff in Leeds show their support for Dr Granger's #HelloMyNameIs campaign

‘Hello, my name is’: How a simple conversation inspired Kate Granger’s global movement

Health 5
Dr Kate Granger with husband Chris. Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Inspirational Yorkshire doctor Kate Granger dies of cancer at 34

Health 9
The Great Yorkshire Run in Harrogate.  Picture: James Hardisty

Gallery: Great Yorkshire Run in Harrogate

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Bailey Matthews on his second triathlon at Castle Howard. Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Faster than ever: Bailey, 9, triumphs again at Castle Howard triathlon

Health 2
Abi Longfellow, pictured with her parents, Andy and Jo.

Legal case being readied in bid for Abi’s life-saving drug

Wakefield 1
Leeds Older People's Forum recieved �6m in lottery funding for the Time to Shine project

New loneliness project to reach the most frail

Campaigns

‘Strong evidence’ linking alcohol with seven cancer types

Health 2

Leeds hospital leads the way with hand transplants

Health

UK first double hand transplant takes place in Yorkshire

Health

‘Your support for Leeds heart unit made fundamental difference’

Health
Sheffield Council leader Julie Dore signs a 60-year partnership deal with Wang Chunming, chairman and president of Chinese firm Sichuan Guodong Construction Group, in Sheffield's sister city Chengdu.

Sheffield’s business leaders hail £1bn Chinese investment deal as a “game-changer” for city

Education
Hull city centre with the City Hall, left, and the Maritime Museum, right, in Queen Victoria Square. PICTURE: TERRY CARROTT

New curriculum to help primary pupils celebrate Hull’s heritage as it becomes City of Culture

Education
Holocaust survivors Arek Hersch and Iby Knill, with Lilian Black from the Holocaust Survivor's Friendship Association light a candle  in Leeds Town Hall. Picture Tony Johnson

New Holocaust heritage and learning centre to open at Huddersfield University

Education

Yorkshire war hero tells pupils about the importance of being a survivor

Education

Tributes paid to Leeds academic who was killed by car involved in police chase

Education

New fund to celebrate university’s 50th year will make a ‘real difference’ to students

Education

Row over universities planning tuition fee increases next year

Education
Vehicles queuing at the Port of Dover

One mile an hour: Yorkshire woman tells of the chaos at Dover

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Relief for passengers as indefinite Leeds bus strike is called off

Transport
Union members at Virgin East Coast will start voting next week on whether to launch a campaign of action.

Strike threat could hit Virgin trains from Yorkshire to London

Transport 4
Peter and Sue Douglas at their home on the Shimmer Estate in Mexborough which could be demolished to make way for HS2. (Picture Scott Merrylees).

HS2: How would you feel if your house could be bulldozed?

Analysis 4
The Shimmer estate at Mexborough

HS2: Compulsory Purchase Orders explained

Transport
Emergency services are at the scene of a crash in Harrogate.

Breaking: Emergency services at crash in Harrogate

Transport
Revenue from vehicle excise duty fell by 93m in the year after the abolition of the paper tax disc

Car tax dodging has doubled since paper discs were abolished

Crime 1

Traffic update: M606 southbound near Bradford reopens after HGV overturned

Transport

Craven crash: B6265 road closed at Cracoe

Transport

Now Leeds faces indefinite bus strike from next Tuesday

News

Firefighters scrambled to rescue man trapped in car after Dewsbury crash

News
Shaun and Wendy McKenna.  Pic: Lucy Oates.

Living the Dream: Not nearly so precious about water as necessary

Environment
Jo Foster sorting out the tack at her stables at Menston near Leeds.

Over the stable door: Actor’s mart appearance sets tongues wagging

Environment
The number of breeding pairs of roseate terns has been steadily recovering over the past few years.

Birdwatch: Rare glimpse of graceful ‘sea swallows’

Environment

Wolds Diary: Super time in great company and that includes the sheep

The Wolds

EDF to decide next week on new Hinkley Point nuclear power station

News

Weekend weather: Summer showers and fresh breezes as heatwave blows over

Environment 1

Schoolgirl campaigner extends drive to end caged chicken eggs

Campaigns
Actor and artist  Steve Huison.  Picture Bruce Rollinson.

The Full Monty actor who reinvented himself as an artist

Analysis

The inside story on Linda Barker’s Yorkshire home

Analysis
Chewbacca and Harrison Ford in a scene from "Star Wars: The Force Awakens

The Week Ahead: July 25-31 in Yorkshire and beyond

Analysis
Leeds Older People's Forum recieved �6m in lottery funding for the Time to Shine project

New loneliness project to reach the most frail

Campaigns
Sheffield schoolgirl Lucy Gavaghan, aged 14, has set up a petition calling on Tesco to end the sale of eggs from caged and barn kept hens which has gained over 76,000 signatures in two weeks.

Schoolgirl campaigner extends drive to end caged chicken eggs

Campaigns
Kathy Markwick and Stewart Dea, who are organising a Loneliness Campaign inspired lunch at the Toby Carvery in Dodworth. Picture by Scott Merrylees

You’re all invited as Friendship Lunches inspire new events for lonely

Campaigns
Asda staff in Leeds show their support for Dr Granger's #HelloMyNameIs campaign

‘Hello, my name is’: How a simple conversation inspired Kate Granger’s global movement

Health 5
Dr Kate Granger with husband Chris. Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Inspirational Yorkshire doctor Kate Granger dies of cancer at 34

Health 9
Happy Days creator Garry Marshall has died at 81

Happy Days creator Garry Marshall dies at 81

Obituaries