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Effort is needed on challenge to defeat loneliness

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Scarborough fish and chips restaurant owner prosecuted for food hygiene related offences

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15 December 2017......     Jo Cox's siter 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. Picture Tony Johnson.

‘Let’s turn the words on ending loneliness into action’ says sister of murdered West Yorkshire MP Jo Cox

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The Public Accounts Committee has criticised the lack of spending controls on the Sheffield to Rotherham tram-train project and at HS2 Ltd.

Wasted millions: Watchdog hits out at lack of spending controls on Yorkshire transport schemes

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Smart travel and a Trans-Pennine tunnel: Transport chiefs to outline 30-year vision

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Sheffield Forgemasters wins multi-million pound contract in Gulf of Mexico

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Shadow authority could ease move to Yorkshire-wide devolution, says MP

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Authority to examine options in bid to ease congestion in Harrogate and Knaresborough

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Should motorists be penalised for failures in transport policy in Leeds?

YP Letters: Transport failures cast cloud over Leeds

Opinion
Sheffield's tree-felling programme continues to cause controversy.

YP Letters: Last trees in polluted city centre are now facing the axe

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Christmas Turkey Dash TV fundraiser for Leeds hospice charity

General Election

Everything you wanted to know about Brexit... but were afraid to ask

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BusinessEurope president Emma Marcegagia (front) and CBI director general Carolyn Fairbairn (right) leaving 10 Downing Street, London, after a meeting between business leaders from Europe and Prime Minister Theresa May to discuss the future of UK-EU trade post-Brexit. Picture: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

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

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Sammy Woodhouse

Sammy’s getting closer to goal of justice for abuse victims

Crime

Jayne Dowle: Don’t let politicians wreck your faith in democracy

Opinion

YP Letters: MPs have shown a total lack of compassion for the poorest

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

Opinion

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

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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

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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

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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

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

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A worker at the Vivergo plant at Hull, which turns surplus what into bioethanol fuel.

How animal feed leftovers could power your car

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An aerial view of the Siemens site at Green Port Hull. Picture: Siemens

How Hull is reinventing itself for a renewable future

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Fertilising the fields at ReFoods Doncaster plant.

How they’re turning food waste into energy in Doncaster

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