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Woman seriously injured after being hit by car in Dewsbury street as police close roads

Several streets have been shut by police as they investigate

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Castleford Tigers primed to tie down star youngster despite Super League interest

The Tigers are close to finalising a key piece of retention.

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ITV The Chase fans accuse Bradley Walsh of cheating as Yorkshire man misses £228k

The Chase was back on ITV1 tonight and a Yorkshire chap missed out on the jackpot

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Huntington Road shut by police in York live as 999 crews at scene of crash

Road shut in both directions after two-vehicle smash in York

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Bradford Bulls draft in Australian hooker as high-profile recruitment continues

Exclusive: The Bulls have a new face at Odsal ahead of the Championship season.

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Free guided tours at Stonefall Cemetery to mark International Women’s Day and Commonwealth Day

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) will be offering free themed guided tours at Stonefall Cemetery next month to mark International Women’s Day and Commonwealth Day. During the Second World War nearly 1,000 service personnel were buried at Stonefall Cemetery. Many of them came from acro...

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Gang shouted 'the Feds are here' before shooting policewoman dead in Bradford raid, court told

PC Sharon Beshenvisky was killed after being shot at point blank range when she responded to a robbery at Universal Express travel agents in Bradford

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Last chance warning to sign up to Harrogate hospice’s spectacular Knaresborough 'Twilight Walk'

Organisers of the spectacular Saint Michael’s Hospice Twilight Walk are offering a last chance to sign up with an extra incentive - cut-price entry for a limited time.

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Tragedy as man dies after being hit by car in Doncaster

South Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses after the tragedy in Askern

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Video shows shocking moment ‘£50,000 of jewellery stolen' in Sheffield West Street brawl

£50,000 worth of jewellery was allegedly stolen in the attack

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Five arrested after county lines drug bust in Harrogate district

Five people have been arrested following a county lines drugs bust in the Harrogate district. North Yorkshire Police said it seized large amounts of what are believed to be a class A and class B drugs, as well as “thousands of prescription-type drugs” including tramadol and diazepam, at addresse...

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'He fell in my arms and there was just blood' - murder trial hears from witnesses who tried to save victims

Rashane Douglas is standing trial accused of the murders of Joshua Clark and Haider Shah and the attempted murder of Brandon Coup

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Landslip shuts major Huddersfield road and it won't reopen for months

Dalton Bank Road is expected to stay closed for two months

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‘Affordable G&T’s, sunshine and glorious cricket’: Knaresborough club at heart of community welcomes residents

Knaresborough Cricket Club (KCC) has invited residents and visitors to enjoy affordable drinks at its newly renovated clubhouse, ‘bang’ in the centre of the town's close community.

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Yorkshire Water apologise after lorries pass Killinghall school

Yorkshire Water have issued an apology after its lorries drove past Killinghall Church of England Primary School during pick up and drop off times last week. The organisation is currently carrying out work on a £19m scheme to clean up the River Nidd at the Killinghall wastewater treatment works on ...

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Interview: Harrogate man with sights on being first Mayor of York and North Yorkshire will 'work for collective good'

The Harrogate man bidding to be elected the powerful new Mayor of York and North Yorkshire says he will use his experience in business to launch a High Street Fund to revive the retail sector if elected.

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Wigan Warriors suffer injury setbacks after Kruise Leeming and Mike Cooper update

The World Club Challenge victory has come at a cost.

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The Harrogate service helping to tackle the loneliness epidemic

Four years ago, a new service was introduced in Harrogate with the aim of tackling loneliness and the debilitating mental health conditions that come with it. It was founded by the local branch of Mind, the mental health charity, and was called the befriending service. The purpose was to match peopl...

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Harrogate charity beer festival to return next month

The Harrogate Charity Beer Festival is set to return next month. The event will take place at The Crown Hotel on March 8 and 9 and will celebrate its 34th anniversary. The festival supports local charities, including Martin House Children’s Hospice, Samaritans of Harrogate and District, Harrogate ...

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Morocco: TUI's Imperial Cities tour is an unforgettable experience - here's why it should be next on your travel bucket list

An adventure to different cities of Morocco with breathtaking buildings, divine local cuisine, enchanting markets and more - it is a truly unforgettable experience