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Police issue urgent appeal to trace missing man last seen in Wakefield

An urgent appeal has been issued by police searching for a man last seen in Wakefield.

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Trains to London every 30 minutes from May

THE FIRST half-hourly train service to run between West Yorkshire and London, six days a week, will begin in May, Virgin Trains announced yesterday.

Transport
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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The site in Golcar where the tragedy happened. Image: Google Maps

LIVE INCIDENT: Worker crushed to death at West Yorkshire textile mill

An investigation has been launched into the death of a man who was reportedly crushed by a machine at a West Yorkshire textile mill.

Crime

Crooked lawyer forced 200-year-old Yorkshire solicitors out of business in £4m fraud

A crooked lawyer forced a 200-year-old firm of Yorkshire solicitors into extinction by plundering its accounts of almost FOUR MILLION pounds to fund her addiction to high living.

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Should Jonny Bairstow be preparing for the new cricket season?

YP Letters: Four-day junket in the sun simply isn’t cricket

From: Keith Handley, Scotland Way, Horsforth.

Opinion
Linda Box forced a 200-year-old firm of Yorkshire solicitors into extinction by plundering its accounts of almost 4m.

Crooked lawyer forced 200-year-old Yorkshire solicitors out of business in £4m fraud

A CROOKED lawyer forced a 200-year-old firm of Yorkshire solicitors into extinction by plundering its accounts of almost FOUR MILLION pounds to fund her addiction to high living.
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Mother’s Day children’s hospice fundraising campaign in Leeds doctor’s memory

Mother’s Day children’s hospice fundraising campaign in Leeds doctor’s memory

THE family of a Leeds doctor who died from breast cancer have launched a campaign to raise cash for the children’s hospice where she worked in her memory this Mother’s Day.

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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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Halloween ride-out: 14 people charged over chaos caused in Leeds by motorbikes

Halloween ride-out: 14 people charged over chaos caused in Leeds by motorbikes

Police have charged 14 people with offences linked to a Halloween 'ride out' which forced the closure of a major Leeds road.

Crime
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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PIC: Simon Hulme

Leeds school to close today following Ofsted inspection

A Leeds school is to close for a staff training day today to address issues raised after a recent Ofsted inspection report was critical of past leadership and concluded the school “requires improvement.”

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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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Huddersfield Town owner Dean Hoyle.

Premier League ticket promise: Fans will be winners if Huddersfield Town go up

CHAIRMAN Dean Hoyle believes the home record underpinning Huddersfield Town’s surprise promotion push fully justifies the decision to offer supporters the chance to watch Premier League football next season for less than £200.

Huddersfield Town
A man was seen being bundled into a car in Dulverton Close, Cottingley. Picture: Google

Man pushed into car during "suspicious incident" in Leeds

Detectives in Leeds are appealing for information about what they described as "a suspicious incident" in a Leeds suburb.

Crime
Luddendenfoot Academy in Calderdale.

Halifax mother tells ordeal of schoolboy, 10, inside Parliament during terror attack

It was the middle of the afternoon when Halifax mum Victoria Shackley was sent a text message that no parent would ever want to receive.

News
Police charge 29 people over historic child sex abuse in West Yorkshire town

Police charge 29 people over historic child sex abuse in West Yorkshire town

Dozens of people have been charged with the sexual exploitation of teenage girls in a West Yorkshire town after police investigated historic allegations of abuse.
Crime
PC Keith Palmer

More than  £200,000 raised for family of police officer murdered in terror attack

THE JustGiving page set up this morning to support the family of the Metropolitan Police officer  fatally stabbed in yesterday’s  terror attack at Westminster has already raised more than £200,000 with donations continuing to flood in.
Crime
SIGN UP: University of Leeds students have signed up 11 people onto a blood cancer stem cell register.

Life savers donated stem cells after student scheme in Leeds

Potential lifesavers have donated stem cells thanks to a student scheme to help beat blood cancer.

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Qari Asim

Leeds Imam's plea for unity as "vile opportunists" spread anti-Muslim hatred after terror attack

A LEEDS Imam  has urged communities to unite following the London terror attack and not allow "vile opportunists"  who spread anti-Muslim hatred to win.

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