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YP Letters: Fear not, main line steam is still in good heart

From: James Shuttleworth, West Coast Railway Company Ltd, Carnforth.

The House of Lords debates Brexit this week.

William Wallace: Out-of depth May in thrall to authoritarian Tory right

THE House of Lords has an entirely legitimate role to play in scrutinising the Government’s approach to Brexit. Our role as a revising chamber is to examine the rationale for the proposals Bills contain.

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West Yorkshire Police roads policing unit took this photo of the damaged vehicles following the crash.

UPDATED: Drink drive arrest after man suffered broken leg in Leeds crash

A MAN was arrested on suspicion of drink driving after a crash in Leeds which left another driver suffering from a broken leg.
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Corey Davies

UPDATED: Missing boy, 10, found safe and well in Hull

POLICE in Hull have said a 10-year-old boy reported missing earlier today has been found safe and well.
Assel Al-Essaie

Shooting victim named as Sheffield murder investigation continues

POLICE have named the 23-year-old man who was shot dead in Sheffield on Saturday as  Assel Al-Essaie.

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A new exhibtion has opened in Barnsley charting cricket umpire Dickie Bird's career.

Jayne Dowle: Celebrate town, but don’t revert to stereotypes

PLEASE don’t send me hate mail. I have nothing against Dickie Bird personally. I met him once, when my children were small. He was very kind, kneeling down to their level and having a chat with them. I always like that about people.


UPDATED: Delays on Leeds-bound M1 after multi-vehicle crash at Wakefield

A MULTI-vehicle accident is causing delays on the Leeds-bound M1 at Wakefield this morning.
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Motorbike rider, 65, killed in Rotherham crash

A PENSIONER suffered fatal injuries when the motorbike he was riding was involved in collision with a car in Rotherham.

Villagers evacuated after crashed car ruptures gas pipe

Villagers evacuated after crashed car ruptures gas pipe

Residents of a North Yorkshire village had to spend a night in the community hall after a car ruptured a gas pipe


YP Letters: Awkward questions over HS2 viability

From: Raymond Wilkinson, Windsor Drive, Barnburgh, Doncaster.

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The site of Scarborough's Futurist theatre.

YP Letters: Thanks for highlighting Scarborough and Whitby tug-of-war

From: Patrick Henry, Prospect Road. Scarborough.

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An artist's impression of HS2.

Tom Richmond: HS2 and one-way ticket on fast train to jargon hell is not my cup of tea

I SUGGEST the first act of Mark Thurston, the newly-recruited £650,000 a year chief executive of HS2, is to hire a team of jargon-busters who can spare Britain’s high speed rail project from ridicule.

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The Joseph Priestley statue in Birstall.

George Goodwin: Joseph Priestley, a towering figure in a special relationship with America’s founding father

WELL positioned in the Market Place of the West Yorkshire village of Birstall is a statue to Joseph Priestley. This 1912 memorial was funded by public subscription and the slightly larger-than-life bronze figure is a fine piece of sculpture by Frances Darlington, the Headingley-born and Harrogate-based sculptor who was trained at the Slade School of Art.

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Prince Charles visits the newly-refurbished Ferens Art Gallery.

YP Letters: Penguins and a whale of a time in culture city

From: John Redfearn, Whitby Road, Pickering.

What is the remedy for the NHS?

YP Letters: Care failures and closed wards drive the pressure on A&E

From: Paul Muller FRCS, Sandal, Wakefield.

Hassan Ali, who was killed in the crash in Sheffield.

I wasn’t looking at the road, says defendant in Sheffield death crash trial

A university student who fatally injured his best friend’s uncle in a road collision said today he was not looking at the road in front of him before the incident.

Worried family report Hull woman missing after she fails to return home from work

Worried family report Hull woman missing after she fails to return home from work

The family of a Hull woman reported her missing to police last night after she failed to return home after work.
An asylum seeker family in Bradford.

YP Letters: City’s response to those who seek sanctuary

From: Will Sutcliffe, Chair, Bradford City of Sanctuary.

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Nicolai Brown

Drug-induced paranoia Leeds man fell to death from roof

A MAN under the influence of drugs believed he was being chased by an armed gang before slipping and falling to his death from the roof of a house in Leeds, an inquest at Wakefield heard.

Pupils at the centre of the fight to save Horton-In-Ribblesdale's school from closure.

YP Letters: School under threat is the soul of village

From: Joe Dillon, Hammerton Drive, Hellifeld.

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