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Yorkshire teacher traces father's World War Two bomber crew

It was a rainy day in April 2012 when Vic Jay took part in a Lancaster bomber ‘taxi run’ experience at the Aviation Heritage Centre in Lincolnshire.

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Fate of new Leeds school in ‘black hole’ hangs in the balance

Parents in a pupil places “black hole” in north Leeds who have been campaigning for a new school for three years are at risk of losing their battle.

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Kim and Phil Dick, from Bradford, were in the foyer of the arena on the evening of the attack.

Yorkshire couple claims it took over an hour for those injured in Manchester Arena bombing to receive treatment

A Yorkshire couple caught up in the Manchester Arena bombing has claimed it took over an hour for some of the injured to receive medical treatment.
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Revealed: How much funding Yorkshire schools should get - and how much LESS they actually receive

Revealed: How much funding Yorkshire schools should get - and how much LESS they actually receive

Yorkshire is failing to get the increases in funding it needs to meet the requirements of some of the region’s most vulnerable pupils and is missing out more than anywhere else in the country, headteachers have warned.

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The Yorkshire devolution plan has not yet been finalised.

Yorkshire's devolution plan on the table as council leaders hope to move forward with a deal

Council chiefs from across Yorkshire are set to hold talks today in an effort to secure a devolution deal for the region.

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Bereaved Yorkshire father calls for end to stillbirth ‘taboo’

Bereaved Yorkshire father calls for end to stillbirth ‘taboo’

A Yorkshire father who has campaigned tirelessly since the death of his baby boy has called for an end to the silence surrounding the “unspoken taboo” of stillbirth and losing a child during Baby Loss Awareness Week.

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The Fair Access group demonstrating at Leeds Civic Hall in 2015

New plan to tackle school places black hole in Leeds is a 'flawed solution', say campaigners

A new plan to transform a primary and secondary into an “all-through” school to address a places “black hole” in Yorkshire’s biggest city has been labelled a “flawed solution” by campaigners.

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The academy chains which could take over schools currently run by a crisis-hit education trust have been named.

Potential new sponsors found for 21 schools offloaded by crisis-hit Wakefield academy chain

The Government has announced that it has provisionally identified eight preferred new trusts to take over 21 schools that were offloaded by a crisis-hit Yorkshire academy chain.

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The Fair Access group demonstrating at Leeds Civic Hall in 2015; they have threatened to go back to campaigning if progress is not made.

Ambitious new plans to tackle places 'black hole' in North Leeds unveiled - and it doesn't involve building a new school...

An ambitious new plan to transform a primary and secondary into an “all-through” school to address a places “black hole” in Yorkshire’s biggest city has been unveiled by council chiefs.
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