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East Ardsley: Five injured in 'serious' A650 crash near M1

Police warn the A650 will remain closed "for some time" after the crash, which left five people injured.
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North East probation service 'hampered by staff shortage'

The Probation Service inspection identified shortages of qualified officers in the North East.
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Keshav Maharaj: Yorkshire sign South Africa spinner for three games

Yorkshire sign South Africa spinner Keshav Maharaj on a short-term deal for three County Championship matches.
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James Vaughan: Bradford City sign striker on three-year deal

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/25/2019 - 08:44
Former Everton and Sunderland striker James Vaughan joins Bradford City on a three-year deal.
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Wasps sign scrum-half Wolstenholme from Yorkshire Carnegie

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Mon, 06/24/2019 - 15:11
Wasps sign scrum-half Sam Wolstenholme from Yorkshire Carnegie but prop Mike Daniels fails a medical ahead of move.
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Women's Challenge Cup: Leeds Rhinos draw St Helens in women's cup semis

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Mon, 06/24/2019 - 12:54
Holders Leeds Rhinos are drawn against Women's Super League side St Helens in the Women's Challenge Cup semi-finals.
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Alistair Brownlee: Double Olympic champion wins on full-distance Ironman debut in Cork

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Mon, 06/24/2019 - 07:41
Britain's double Olympic champion Alistair Brownlee wins on his full-distance Ironman debut to seal World Championship spot.
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Felix the Huddersfield station cat gets own apprentice

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Sat, 06/22/2019 - 09:14
Felix the Huddersfield station cat now has his own apprentice.
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Businesses push government to complete HS2 railway

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Sat, 06/22/2019 - 02:48
Business leaders have written a letter urging the next prime minister to commit to completing HS2.
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Windrush passenger Alford Gardner's memories of voyage to UK

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Sat, 06/22/2019 - 00:05
Seventy-one years ago Alford Gardner was one of hundreds of Caribbeans who came to rebuild post-war UK.
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Jeremy Hunt 'has not kept promise to victim', inquiry told

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/21/2019 - 17:51
Mike Dorricott was given contaminated blood during routine dental surgery in 1982.
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Leeds station: Peter Myers jailed over gantry rush hour chaos

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/21/2019 - 15:58
A man who caused rush hour chaos at Leeds railway station by climbing over a gantry is jailed
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West Yorkshire child sex abuse inquiry police arrest 44

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/21/2019 - 02:22
The allegations centre around claims of historical sexual abuse of girls in West Yorkshire.
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Northern Powerhouse 'undermined' by austerity, five years on

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/21/2019 - 01:41
Five years since launch, more northern children live in "poor" households, despite economic growth.
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Carabao Cup first-round draw: Salford City drawn against Leeds United in first ever tie

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 19:41
League Two newcomers Salford City will face Championship club Leeds United in the Carabao Cup first round.
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Bradford Literature Festival boycott over anti-terrorism cash

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 19:00
A poet says she is "alarmed" to find the Bradford Literature Festival receives Home Office funding.
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The cafe where you don't have to pay

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 18:39
Eggs & Bread asks its customers to pay what they like - one of a number of not-for-profit food projects open around the UK.
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County Championship: Warwickshire claim final-day win over Yorkshire

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 18:13
Warwickshire pull off a final day run-chase to beat Yorkshire by three wickets despite a late wobble at York.
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Reece Brown: Huddersfield Town sign Forest Green midfielder

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 16:24
Huddersfield Town sign Forest Green midfielder Reece Brown for an undisclosed fee on a three-year deal.
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Asian transplant recipient on changing attitudes

Leeds and West Yorkshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 15:18
A Bradford woman speaks out against the stigma of organ donation within parts of the Asian community.
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