Video: What we know about the ‘trouble’ at Barnsley-Leeds United match

BARNSLEY’s 3-2 win over Leeds United at Oakwell on Saturday evening was marred by pockets of fighting on the terraces, with reports that some violence later spilled into the town centre.

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Quotes of the week

What they said: Yorkshire's best quotes of the week...

Football managers Paul Heckingbottom and Paul Warne feature in the latest Yorkshire Post quotes of the week.

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Experienced teachers are imperative if school standards are to improve.

YP Comment: Teachers and funding matter. Lessons for Education Secretary

AS always, context is critical when interpreting education league tables. Let it be made clear at the outset that more than three-quarters of Yorkshire secondary schools hit the Government’s new benchmark which rewards academic progress over an elongated period and it would be remiss not to acknowledge the solid progress made by students and teachers alike.

The heads of Barnsley and Doncaster Councils have defended their devolution stance.

YP Letters: Don’t blame us for devolution delay – Barnsley and Doncaster Councils

From: Ros Jones CBE, Elected Mayor of Doncaster Council and Coun Sir Stephen Houghton CBE, Leader of Barnsley Council.

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Action from Barnsley's defeat to Blackpool on Tuesday night (Picture: Bruce Rollinson)

Fresh incentive: Derby encounter with Leeds United can lift Barnsley after FA Cup exit

PAUL HECKINGBOTTOM insists tired legs will not be a problem for Barnsley in Saturday’s derby encounter with Leeds United despite two hours of draining FA Cup football in midweek.

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South Yorkshire crime commissioner faces taxing dilemma

The crime commissioner for South Yorkshire fears his beleaguered force will not get any further financial help from the Government if he does not increase his share of council tax by the maximum amount possible.

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Having returned to parent club Wigan at the start of January, Sam Morsy, right, delivered bad news for Barnsley last night by staying with the Latics. (Picture: Chris Etchells)

Barnsley v Blackpool: Time-management puts Reds boss in a daze

BLUE MONDAY is a saying that is likely to strike a chord with Paul Heckingbottom in particular this year.

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Barnsley's Adam Davies.

Barnsley miss influential trio and are left with rebuilding job

Paul Heckingbottom conceded that Barnsley were ‘second best’ from the start at Craven Cottage.

First lady Michelle Obama hugs President Barack Obama after his farewell address at McCormick Place in Chicago.

Jayne Dowle: So why did the audacity of hope just drain away under Barack Obama?

HER husband campaigned his way to power on a slogan of hope, yet Michelle Obama says that the country he has led for almost a decade has lost the very quality he promised to bring forth.

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Paul Heckingbottom: Barnsley must make plans for the long-term in the future.

Fulham v Barnsley: Reds victims of their own success, says Paul Heckingbottom

CARETAKER manager Paul Heckingbottom acknowledges that Barnsley have “missed a trick” in leaving themselves open to transfer raids from a host of rival clubs for several of their leading players this month.

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Police release image after New Year's Day attack

Police release image after New Year's Day attack

Police investigating a reported assault in Royston, Barnsley, have released an e-fit of the man they are trying to trace.

Will Barnsley ever return a female MP to Westminster?

Jayne Dowle: Will towns like Barnsley ever accept a woman as MP?

A NEW House of Commons report confirms what many of us already suspected. There aren’t enough women in politics and the situation is getting worse every year.

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North Yorkshire Police have been commended for their efforts on the case.

Two in hospital after Barnsley crash

Police are appealing for witnesses to a car carsh in Barnsley which left two people in hospital with serious injuries.

Man jailed for 21 years for 'absolutely abhorrent' abuse of boys in Barnsley

Man jailed for 21 years for 'absolutely abhorrent' abuse of boys in Barnsley

A Barnsley man has begun serving a 21-year sentence after being jailed for child sex offences.

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Police make arrest and renewed appeal for information after Barnsley crash

Police in Barnsley have made a renewed appeal for witnesses after making an arrest in connection with a crash which left three teenagers in hospital.

Police find body in search for missing Barnsley man

Police find body in search for missing Barnsley man

Officers looking for a missing man in Barnsley have found a body today.

The grounds of Cannon Hall are set for a �3m restoration.

Georgian splendour to return at historic South Yorkshire gardens

It is a historic setting that could easily be lifted straight from a Jane Austen novel about high society and now a new multi-million pound investment is set to restore its Georgian-era grounds to glories truly befitting scenes told of in such literary classics.

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Dancing in Yorkshire’s streets

A new TV documentary series bringing people from Yorkshire towns together to dance in the street starts this week. Chris Bond finds out more.

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Work experience can be worthwhile and fulfilling for some, but not for everyone.

Jayne Dowle: Welcome to the hard world of work experience

There is something bothering my son even more than the challenge of his GCSE Maths exam. It’s the prospect of his Year 10 work experience placement.

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Barnsley manager Paul Heckingbottom.

Blackpool v Barnsley: Reds are planning to add new chapter to their success story

AFTER being the hunter for the most part of this season, Barnsley will most definitely be the hunted at Bloomfield Road this afternoon.

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