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M62 delays after four lorries and caravan in crash

AN ACCIDENT involving a number of vehicles is causing delays on the eastbound M62 near Goole this afternoon.

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Smart motorways without a hard shoulder for broken down vehicles have prompted a safety debate.

YP Letters: Not so smart if you fail to inform motorists

From: Jenny Barron, Doncaster.

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Two West Yorkshire teenagers reported missing on Monday are found safe and well

TWO  teenagers reported missing from home on Monday have been found safe and well.
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(L-R) Sami Quereshi (Arsher Ali), Alya (Maariah Hussain), Steve Bell (Paul Nicholls), Sadiq Quereshi (Adil Ray), Emma Keane (Liz White), Cory (Sam Retford), Missy (Poppy Lee Friar), Nasreen (Amy Leigh Hickman), Kaneeze Paracha (Sunetra Sarker), Mandy Cater (Jo Joyner). Credit: Matt Squire

Bell rings on new Halifax-filmed drama Ackley Bridge

Happy Valley. Last Tango in Halifax. The Moorside. Calderdale and Halifax are fast-becoming filming hotspots for the small screen.

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Drug dealers in West Yorkshire selling former 'legal highs' one year on from ban

WEST Yorkshire Police have recorded 19 offences in connection with former 'legal highs' in the 12 months since a ban came into  force as market for the psychoactive substances has been "pushed underground."
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Hastilar Road South, Sheffield. Photo: Google.

Sheffield stabbing victim fighting for life in hospital

A MAN is in a critical condition in hospital after he was stabbed during an incident  in Sheffield.

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Oak Lane Bradford. Photo: Google

Hit-and-run biker injured seven-year-old girl in Bradford

A BIKER failed to stop after colliding with and injuring a seven-year-old girl in Bradford.

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Theresa May at the Tory manifesto launch in Halifax.

William Wallace: Cutting education won’t help reduce immigration

MESSAGE to the Prime Minister: you can’t cut immigration if you cut spending on education and training. Our economy needs skilled labour, not just in higher professional occupations.

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Armed police in Manchester following Monday's terror attack

Extra armed police deployed in West Yorkshire after terror threat raised to critical

ARMED officers  from the Civil Nuclear Constabulary are  being deployed to support  West Yorkshire Police following the terror attack in Manchester.
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Courtney Boyle

Tributes to 'lovely, bright and hardworking' Leeds student killed in terror attack

TRIBUTES have been paid to  19-year-old Leeds Becket University student Courtney Boyle after she was confirmed as among 22 dead in Monday's terror attack in Manchester.

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Courtney Boyle

Mum of Leeds student killed in terror attack: 'You made me so proud with all you achieved'

A WOMAN who lost her partner and daughter in the Manchester terror attack said they were "both my angels flying high in the sky".

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John Blundell says the NHS is inefficient. Do you agree?

YP Letters: Tackle waste in NHS before demanding cash

From: John R Blundell, Matterdale Road, Dewsbury.

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Chief Superintendent Paul Money

Gun seized and 17 people arrested in police drugs raids across Leeds

A HANDGUN has been seized during a  major crackdown on the organised supply of heroin and cocaine in Leeds which has seen 17 people arrested in a series of raids across the city this week.
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Everingham Rolad, Doncaster. Photo: Google

Knifepoint robber struck at Doncaster shop

AN ARMED robber who struck at a shop in Doncaster is being hunted by police.

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Laycock Lane, Keighley. Photo: Google

One man dead and one critical after car hit tree in Keighley

A DRIVER died and two of three passengers were seriously injured in a single car crash in Keighley.
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UPDATED: Family's sorrow as Leeds mum confirmed among dead after terror attack

A Leeds mother has been confirmed as one of 22 people killed in the terror attack on Monday night.
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The accident scene. Photo: Zubair Hussain

UPDATED: Man injured in single car crash at Liversedge

FIREFIGHTERS freed a man from the wreckage of a car in after a crash in Liversedge
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People attend a peace vigil in Trafalgar Square following the Manchester suicide bombing.

Jayne Dowle: We cannot despair in facing every parent’s nightmare

A PARENT’S job is to protect and reassure. How might we do this when a suicide bomber can enter the foyer of a concert arena and kill more than 20 people, including children and teenagers, while injuring and traumatising many, many more?

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The A629 Aire Valley trunk road at Steeton (Google)

Driver dead after car crashes in Steeton

A man has died after the car he was driving left the road and crashed into a ditch in the Aire Valley.

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Thorpe View, Middleton. Photo: Google

Leeds man charged with false imprisonment

A MAN has been charged with  two counts false imprisonment following an incident at a house in Leeds at the weekend.
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