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Four Yorkshire attractions make UK top 100 list

Four popular Yorkshire sights were among the 100 most visited attractions in the UK last year, new figures reveal.

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Some 260 victims of modern slavery and human trafficking have been linked to Leeds in the last two years.

Will Brexit hinder Yorkshire’s efforts to tackle human trafficking?

Convicted human traffickers from Eastern Europe will be subject to severe restrictions on their activities when they return home from Yorkshire to stop them arranging the trade in human misery in the region.

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Emergency services and Bomb Disposal at Thornbury Barracks. Picture: Steve Riding.

Suspicious package blown up at army barracks - police close roads and evacuate homes

ARMY bomb disposal crews have carried out a controlled explosion after a suspicious package was found in the grounds of an army barracks in Pudsey.

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STAR ATTRACTION: Bradford City's Timothee Dieng. Picture: Tony Johnson

Scunthorpe United v Bradford City: Timothee Dieng striving to be the star attraction back home

TIMOTHEE DIENG’S family and friends are in for a rare treat this weekend.

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Crowds at the Trafalgar Square vigil after the Westminster terrorist attack.

Dr Mohammed Ali: Memo to the media – stop demonising Muslims over terrorism

WHAT do we really know about Khalid Masood? Well, police have now confirmed that the man who left four people dead and at least 50 injured in Wednesday’s Westminster attack was born Adrian Russell Ajao and used several other aliases.

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Keith (right) and Ashley Boots

‘Disgrace to the police’: Drug dealing West Yorkshire inspector jailed for 26 years

A “DISHONEST and manipulative” West Yorkshire police inspector who was found with £700,000 of drugs at his home has been jailed for 26 years.

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More election fraud claims in Bradford and Huddersfield than London and West Midlands combined

NEARLY one in five alleged cases of British election fraud last year was recorded in West Yorkshire - with Bradford, Keighley and Huddersfield emerging as “high risk” areas, figures from the Electoral Commission show.

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Rowlands Pharmacy in Queensbury. (Google Maps)

Burglary suspect ‘trapped for weeks’ in roof of Bradford chemist

A SUSPECTED burglar found dead in the loft space of a West Yorkshire chemist’s shop could have lain undiscovered for several weeks, it was reported today.

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Library picture of a policeman.

Yorkshire police inspector found with £700,000 of drugs at home faces lengthy prison term

A police inspector who was found with £700,000 of drugs at his home, including a huge amount of cocaine in his washing machine, is expected to be given an lengthy prison sentence today.

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More than 150 Royal Bank of Scotland and NatWest branches are to close

Jobs hit as two banks close 150 branches - full Yorkshire details

More than 150 Royal Bank of Scotland and NatWest branches are to close with hundreds of job losses.

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Police outside the Palace of Westminster in the immediate aftermath of Wednesday's terror  attack which Paul Rogers attributes to the Iraq war.

Paul Rogers: Why us? The straightforward, yet uncomfortable answer, is that Britain is at war.

THIS week’s attack was the worst in London for 12 years and has caused shock and horror, especially for the way in which a vehicle was so easily and violently used to killed innocent pedestrians. We will know in the coming days the extent to which this was an individual attack or whether it involved others and, if the latter, why there was apparently no warning.

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Pc Keith Palmer

Yorkshire police ‘will be constantly thinking about fallen officer Keith Palmer’

The memories of Yorkshire police officers killed on duty will come flooding back for their colleagues in the region after yesterday’s Westminster attack, according to a Police Federation official.

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The Union Flag flying at half mast  at Leeds Civic Hall today

West Yorkshire council leader calls for communities to be vigilant following terror attack

THE leader and chief executive of a West Yorkshire council have urged communities to be vigilant following yesterday's terror attack.

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Mosque leaders in Leeds and Bradford condemn "vile" terror attack

MOSQUE leaders in Leeds and Bradford  have  condemned yesterday's "vile" terror attack in London.
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Designers working on Pokemon Go-style gaming app for Cycle Superhighway users

Designers working on Pokemon Go-style gaming app for Cycle Superhighway users

Software developers from the University of Bradford are working on a 'Pokemon Go'-style app aimed at users of the Cycle Superhighway.

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Vegan hotspot Bradford second only to London

Vegan hotspot Bradford second only to London

Bradford has been revealed as the UK's unexpected vegan hotspot.

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Leeds and Bradford among UK's rainiest cities

Leeds and Bradford among UK's rainiest cities

Leeds and Bradford have been named among the top 10 wettest cities in the UK.
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Charlie Wyke celebrates his late brace to pull off a win.  Picture Tony Johnson.

Charlie Wyke proving a snip as late double keeps Bradford City firmly in automatic hunt

CLUBS often go out in an attempt to buy goals but they generally come at a premium price.

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Bradford City's Charlie Wyke celebrates his late brace to pull out a win against Swindon.  Picture: Tony Johnson.

Highlights - See how Bradford City defeated Swindon Town at Valley Parade

TWO late goals from Charlie Wyke kept Bradford City on course for at least the play-offs after they had been caught by a sucker-punch by relegation-threatened Swindon at Valley Parade.

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Police inspector stashed £700,000 of drugs in Bradford house

A BRADFORD police inspector who was found with £700,000 of drugs at his home - including a huge amount of cocaine in his washing machine - was a “criminal masquerading as a police officer”, his force has said.

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