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How Yorkshire schools can issue £480 in fines for taking your children on holiday

It's the same every year: you want to fly away with the kids to soak in a bit of sun, but all the prices during half terms and school holidays are eye-watering...

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Vote: Help Yorkshire Dales-themed garden win People’s Choice Award at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

After winning a gold medal at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show, Yorkshire is now hoping to win the prestigious BBC People’s Choice Award - with YOUR help!

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Knife thugs left Leeds victim with cut hand: Police issue e-fiit image of suspect

A MAN suffered knife wounds during an attempted robbery in Leeds.
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Wayne Bell

Banned Neo-Nazi group member from Castleford is jailed over racist mesages

A CASTLEFORD man found to be a member  of the now-banned neo-Nazi group National Action  been jailed for four-years-and-three-months for posting racist and anti-Semitic messages.

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Myles 'Mylo' Johnstone. Image: Facebook/Guzelian

Leeds boy, 14, fell to death through roof while playing tig at derelict building

THE family of a 14-year-old Leeds boy who fell 40ft to his death through the roof of a former industrial unit have urged parents to warn their children of the dangers of derelict buildings.
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Transport Secretary Chirs Grayling.

Scathing attack on Grayling over East Coast rail

Chris Grayling faced fresh calls to resign as Transport Secretary yesterday as Labour MPs brutally criticised his handling of the collapse of the East Coast Main Line railway franchise.

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A man without a driving license embarked on a dangerous, late-night police chase through the streets of Sheffield, just days after being arrested and bailed for other driving offences.

Man involved in dangerous police chase through streets of Sheffield avoids jail

A man without a driving license embarked on a dangerous, late-night police chase through the streets of Sheffield, just days after being arrested and bailed for other driving offences.

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Chris Grayling has come under fresh fire for his management of the railways.

We’re sorry: Grayling and Northern rail boss apologise for train delays chaos across region

Embattled Chris Grayling today apologised for the chaos the introduction of new train timetables had caused across the North as a metro mayor claimed passengers in the region were “invisible” to the Transport Secretary.

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Labour MP John Grogan said economic powerhouses like China and India recognise Yorkshire's economic potential.

China and India want to trade with ‘the Yorkshire economy’ as a whole, says MP

Asian powerhouse economies like China and India recognise the potential of the Yorkshire economy as a whole, an MP said yesterday in response to scepticism about the benefits of a pan-region devolution deal.

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'Monster' given 35-year sentence for sickening abuse of boys and girls in Leeds

A paedophile is facing the rest of his life in prison after being handed a 35-year sentence for the horrific sex abuse of boys and girls.

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Unauthorised absences cost 60 per parent per absence per child

How you could be fined £480 if your children miss school in Leeds

It's the same every year: you want to fly away with the kids to soak in a bit of sun, but all the prices during half terms and school holidays are eye-watering...

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There are a wide array of charities and rescue centres throughout Yorkshire which offer a variety of small animals for adoption and rehoming

Looking for a new pet? These 5 rescue centres offer animal rehoming and adoption in Yorkshire

There are a wide array of charities and rescue centres throughout Yorkshire which offer a variety of small animals for adoption and rehoming. If you’re looking for a new pet and want to give an abandoned animal a loving home there’s plenty of choice to do so.

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Pete McKee at work. Picture: India Hobson

Strength in numbers for Sheffield artist McKee's show that champions the working class

Pete McKee's upcoming exhibition marks an important personal milestone for the Sheffield painter.
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The former golf course at Flaxby Park has been put forward by developer Flaxby Park Ltd

Is extra school needed for district new settlement site?

A developer bidding to construct 2,750 new homes say it could result in the expansion of a secondary school, as well as construction of a new one as the site grows.
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Dewsbury MP Paula Sherriff has demanded the resignation of Transport Secretary Chris Grayling.

Paula Sherriff: Why ‘failing’ Chris Grayling must resign over chaos on the railways

TODAY, I called on Chris Grayling to stand down.

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The Dean of York, Very Rev Vivienne Faull

York Minster consults on precinct ‘masterplan’

York Minster has launched a consultation on the development of a “masterplan” for the Minster Precinct, a six hectare site that was first occupied more than 2,000 years ago and which includes its stoneyard, the Old Palace Library, Minster School and offices .

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Police issued an e-fit image.

Man wanted in connection with Bradford University sexual assault

Police investigating a sexual assault on a university student have issued an e-fit image of a man they want to speak to.

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Daniel Whetstone

'He was a loving and caring son': 29-year-old BMW driver killed in Leeds crash named by police

Family of a 29-year-old killed in a crash in Leeds have paid tribute to their 'loving and caring son'

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Yorkshire has a wide array of idyllic lake and scenic ponds, making it a great destination to do a spot of fishing

From carp to bream: 8 of the best places to go fishing in Yorkshire

Yorkshire has a wide array of idyllic lake and scenic ponds, making it a great destination to do a spot of fishing.

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WHAT NOW?: Bridget Christie's latest show looks at the state of the world and where we go from here. It follows her stand-up show last year inspired by the Brexit vote.

Big interview: Bridget Christie on mixing comedy and politics

Whether it’s feminism or Brexit, Bridget Christie has never been afraid of using comedy to address big issues, as Yvette Huddleston found out.

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