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Extra lay-bys to be added to smart motorways over safety fears - as footage shows close call in Yorkshire

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NHS failings mean people with dementia going untreated across Yorkshire

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Even MORE snow set to hit Yorkshire as fresh snow and ice weather warning issued

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There have been repeated protests at tree-felling work in Sheffield.

Sheffield tree campaigners believe new evidence shows controversial PFI contract could be ended for free

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Black ice warning to drivers after car flips over garden wall and wedges into house

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Richard Corbett MEP: Democracy rules OK in the European Union

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Three men and two women arrested after car ploughs into house in Leeds following 'fail to stop'

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The Yorkshire Post says: The beauty of York doesn't excuse pollution plague

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Winter pressures have caused more problems for the NHS.

Yorkshire cold snap likely to put further strain on emergency services

Health

‘Countdown to disaster as our Government falls apart’

Andrew Vine
Carillion's collapse should prompt a wholesale review of government buying practices

David Behrens: Bureaucrats’ failure of imagination fed the monster of Carillion

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President Donald Trump in the Oval Office. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

why Trump’s weakness shows USA’s strength

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How America’s mood swung back to Obama

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Who was to blame for Carillion's demise?

YP Letters: Carillion staff pay price of bosses’ failure

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Date: 3rd January 2018.
Picture James Hardisty.
Andrea Jenkyns, Conservative Member of Parliament for Morley and Outwood, at home in Gildersome, with her baby boy Clifford, aged 9 months.

Andrea Jenkyns interview: A ‘mad’ year combining motherhood with Westminster life

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Hotel: An artists impression of the failed Hilton Leeds Arena development.

Report outlines 'poor judgement' to loan £5m for failed Hilton Leeds Arena hotel development

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There have been repeated protests at tree-felling work in Sheffield.

Sheffield tree campaigners believe new evidence shows controversial PFI contract could be ended for free

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YP Letters: Why Carillion had to be liquidated

Opinion

YP Letters: Fracking will cut emissions and secure our energy supply

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YP Letters: Leaving EU on May’s terms will be a betrayal

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Developer absorbs Killinghall sites for 600 homes

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The assault happened outside the Halifax in Old Market Place in Grimsby

Couple appears in court charged with murdering man in Grimsby

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Pontefract Park. Image: Google

Sex attacker who targeted women jogging in Pontefract Park is jailed

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Leeds Crown Court

Widow admits £53,000 insurance firm fraud after husband’s death: Normanton pensioner avoids immediate jail

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Jessica King, left, and inset Jordan Thackray

Leeds addict strangled mother of his kids to death after cocaine binge

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Sheffield woman jailed over knifepoint robbery of man in his 90s

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CCTV images released of men wanted over stabbing in Sheffield

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Sheffield man due in court over terror plot

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Woman charged over knifepoint robberies in Sheffield

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Revealed: The number of complaints received by each Yorkshire train company in 2017

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The crash happened at the junction of Harehills Lane and Rounday Road, Harehills. Picture: Google

Leeds police and paramedics called to scene after crash in Harehills

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Cars caught in gridlock in Harrogate town centre this morning.

Car crashes and serious traffic delays as snow descends on Harrogate

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The regions digital connectivity and expertise is set to play a vital role in improving transport infrastructure. (JPress).

Adam Beaumont: How high-speed data has a key role to play in improving Yorkshire’s transport infrastructure

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Disruption: Snow has caused chaos on motorways and roads in Yorkshire tonight. Picture: Highways England.

Delays, crashes and vehicles stranded as snowy weather causes disruption across West Yorkshire

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Leeds secondary becomes city's first state school to teach classics

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Is it time we all contributed more towards the cost of education?

GP Taylor: If maths doesn’t add up let’s fund schools ourselves

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Babies with birth defect treated by robots after Yorkshire engineering breakthrough

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Sir Keith Burnett.

‘One stop shop’ technician centre will address skill shortage

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YP Letters: NHS services increasingly distant from rural communities

Opinion
Should people take more responsibility for their own health? (PA).

YP Letters: Unhelpful claims over link of diet and health

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NHS failings mean people with dementia going untreated across Yorkshire

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Who is to blame for Carillion's collapse?

YP Letters: Why Carillion had to be liquidated

Opinion
Clova House could close as soon as the end of the month.

Anger and shock at sudden decision to close Ripon care home

Health
Anti Fracking supporters at the Kirby Misperton site . pic Richard Ponter 175258c

Fracking firm denies safety claims

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The debate over fracking has become increasingly heated.

YP Letters: Fracking will cut emissions and secure our energy supply

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WEATHER WARNING: Icy blast extends into weekend as Yorkshire warned to expect snow and ice

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Why light pollution is leaving stargazers in the dark

Analysis
Burley-in-Wharfedale is a popular and thriving place. But does it need more houses? (JPress).

The West Yorkshire village and the new homes conundrum

Analysis
Clockwise from top: Nidderdale in North Yorkshire; cuckoos are among the species found there; Lindsey Chapman with fellow TV presenter Chris Packham; otters have been recorded at rivers in the area. Pictures: Paul Harris/PA.

Wanted: Nidderdale’s biggest-ever wildlife survey needs you

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David Behrens: Bureaucrats’ failure of imagination fed the monster of Carillion

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President Donald Trump in the Oval Office. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

why Trump’s weakness shows USA’s strength

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Former Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron raised concerns about his rural constituency being hit by the scarcity of NHS services. (JPress).

YP Letters: NHS services increasingly distant from rural communities

Opinion
Should people take more responsibility for their own health? (PA).

YP Letters: Unhelpful claims over link of diet and health

Opinion
Tracey Crouch, who has been appointed minister for loneliness. Picture: Matt Crossick/PA Wire

Minister for Loneliness is testament to Jo Cox, says the MP who now sits in her constituency

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Jo Cox's sister Kim Leadbeater, centre, with MPs Rachel Reeves and Seema Kennedy, launch the long-awaited final report of the Jo Cox Loneliness Commission at a special event in Batley in December. Picture Tony Johnson.

PM appoints Minister for Loneliness following Jo Cox report

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St Mary's Hospital in Armley, which has now been revealed as the proposed site for the new 13m unit.

Revealed: Proposed site in Leeds for new £13m mental health unit

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Elizabeth Mackenzie celebrating her 100th birthday

Elizabeth Mackenzie, former Mayor of Scarborough

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