Politics

Politics

Sky boss calls for more women programmers as Leeds launches growth strategy

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Transport secretary Chris Grayling.

If it’s not his job to step in, who’s is it? Chris Grayling under fire again over Northern rail chaos

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Parking on Endcliffe Vale Road - one of the roads where the permit scheme could be extended to

REVEALED: Sheffield Council website glitch which means motorists could be charged double for parking permits has existed for 15-months

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In Yorkshire and Humber 81 per cent of people felt their area had little or no influence over central Government decision-making.

Yorkshire is the most politically disenfranchised region in England, polling suggests

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Number of Doncaster children entering the criminal system for the first time is 'falling'

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The Yorkshire Post says: ‘I don’t run the railways’. Chris Grayling’s abdication of responsibility

Opinion

YP Letters: Don’t build new homeless hostel here

Opinion

YP Letters: Leaving EU is a fantastic opportunity to buy cheaper food

Opinion
Theresa May and Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt during a hospital visit to announce extra funding for the NHS, but what about social care?

YP Letters: Support for social care is desperately needed

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Leeds QC Kama Melly pictured at Park Square, Leeds. Picture by Simon Hulme

Yorkshire QCs warn justice system is at ‘breaking point’

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Prime Minister Theresa May and her husband Philip arrive for a church service near her Maidenhead constituency. This week marks the first anniversary of the election that saw Mrs May lose her Commons majority.

Bernard Ingham: An anniversary to forget... but Theresa May must grasp future

Opinion

The Yorkshire Post says: Theresa May has still to get a grip over rail and One North call by regional newspapers

Opinion
How should political parties broaden their appeal?

Claire Ainsley: Who will speak for new working class?

Opinion
Should voters know more about local election candidates?

YP Letters: When local democracy is just a sham

Opinion

The Yorkshire Post says: Political stalemate. Tories and Labour deadlocked

Opinion

Local Election 2018: Who will you vote for? Every candidate listed for every area of Yorkshire

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8 of the weirdest polling stations you can vote at in Leeds in tomorrow's election

General Election

Jayne Dowle: Local elections – Do not overlook these vital cogs in our democracy

Opinion

Urgent progress required in Brexit talks 'or UK jobs will be lost'

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Can the Government deliver Brexit?

YP Letters: Tories need to find a winning team who can pull together

Opinion
There is no reason to fear the 'no deal' option, provided the country is well prepared.

'Brexit no deal is nothing to fear if we invest and prepare'

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What now for Brexit?

YP Letters: Why Brussels is dragging its feet on Brexit

Opinion
Theresa May faced EU leaders at a summit in Brussels at the end of last week.

YP Letters: Willingness to walk away is key to getting good Brexit deal

Opinion

Economy of Leeds ‘grew faster’ than London since Northern Powerhouse was launched

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