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New children's hospital planned in Leeds
Plans for a new "world-class" children's hospital have been revealed as part of a major redevelopment of Leeds General Infirmary.
yesterday 11:29
Bernard Ingham: My advice to Theresa May ahead of EU summit on Brexit. Show ‘em your nasty side, Prime Minister

SIXTEEN years ago, as conference chairman, Theresa May told the Tories that some saw them as “the nasty party”. Well, I have news for her as she goes 
back to Brussels today to negotiate Brexit: she ain’t nasty enough.

She has been wasting her time if 
she thinks

yesterday 07:17
Burglar set house on fire then trapped himself inside in Yorkshire robbery gone wrong

A burglary suspect set a house on fire after he became trapped inside, police have said.

Officers found the 47-year-old at a house in after they were called to reports of a break-in just after 7.30am today (Monday).

-> Radio presenter 'did not see' 20-year-old bike rider before

2018-10-16 20:41
Huddersfield Tesco stabbing: 'Targeted attack' on three males
A 15-year-old boy and two men were stabbed in a "targeted attack" at a supermarket on Monday.
2018-10-16 13:20
City where only one train in three is on time

York has emerged as Britain’s second worst travel blackspot for rail commuters, with nearly two-thirds of services running late or cancelled altogether since the beginning of the year.

Sheffield is also on a list of the country’s 10 worst stations, with delays to more than half the

2018-10-16 09:08
Yorkshire police chief to consider training all officers to use Tasers

It comes after a weekend in which 11 members of staff, including eight police officers, were assaulted.

One of the officers was "strangled to the point he could not breathe", said chief constable Lee Freeman, as well as being bitten on the back of the head by a dog and repeatedly punched

2018-10-15 20:32
Prince Harry and Meghan announce royal baby news

The are "very pleased" that Meghan is expecting a baby in the spring of 2019, Kensington Palace said.

READ: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle appear at first royal event as married couple

In a statement, Kensington Palace said: "Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are

2018-10-15 11:05
Pram with baby inside 'pushed over' in Normanton robbery
Thieves "pushed over" a pram containing a five-week-old baby during a robbery in Wakefield, police have said.
2018-10-15 10:02
Theresa May announces plans to encourage GPs to prescribe social activities for lonely patients

Theresa May described loneliness as “one of the greatest public health challenges of our time” as she launched a national strategy to combat the issue.

The Prime Minister also praised the work of murdered West Yorkshire MP Jo Cox, who campaigned for a loneliness strategy before

2018-10-15 08:59
McDonald’s apologises after refusing to serve free drinks to firefighters battling York B&M fire

Fast food giant McDonald’s has apologised after knocking back a request to serve free drinks to firefighters who had been battling a blaze at a York branch of retailer B&M.

Crews from across the county spent hours tackling the fire at the city’s Clifton Moor retail park on

2018-10-14 21:26
Investigation begins into major fire at B&M York which closed roads and evacuated store

An investigation has begun into the cause of a fire which prompted the evacuation of a B&M store and the closure of nearby roads.

Large plumes of smoke were seen emanating from the store, part of York's Clifton Moor retail park, after the blaze broke out on Saturday afternoon. North

2018-10-14 13:02
Ex-NASA engineer reveals the quickest way to defrost your windscreen

With the cold of winter creeping ever closer, one man who should know has revealed the quickest way to clear your windscreen in the mornings.

Former NASA engineer Mark Rober has uploaded a video explaining how to defrost car windows using the power of science – and four

2018-10-14 11:59
Pedestrian killed while crossing road in Leeds
A man has been run over and killed while crossing a road in Leeds.
2018-10-13 13:56
The hidden underground world of Yorkshire’s caverns

The rescue of 12 boys and their football coach by volunteer cavers in Thailand earlier this year, highlighted a new awareness of caving in the Yorkshire Dales.

“Thailand’s true-life drama had it all,” says Alan Speight, a well-regarded figure in the caving world and a former chairman

2018-10-13 11:50
David Lomax: Ex-PC jailed for rape four decades on
A former police officer who raped a woman after she was unable to pay a fine has been jailed nearly 40 years after the offence.
2018-10-12 22:11
Royal wedding: Eugenie and Jack share first kiss as married couple

Princess Eugenie and her new husband Jack Brooksbank have shared their first kiss as a married couple.

The Princess of York and Mr Brooksbank kissed on the West Steps of St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle, following their ceremony.

The happy couple were surrounded by the bridal

2018-10-12 15:53
Daily News
Favourite Ballyandy suffers shock Wetherby loss to Acdc

Acdc sprang a surprise as he saw off favourite Ballyandy to win the Bobby Renton Handicap Chase at Wetherby.

The Nigel Twiston-Davies-trained Ballyandy was sent off 11-10 favourite for the extended two-mile-three-furlong feature – but having just his fourth start over fences, his jumping

today 23:02
WATCH - England 44 France 6: Wakefield's Tom Johnstone grabs hat-trick on England debut

The prolific winger scored a first-half hat-trick against France in the space of just 13 minutes at Leigh Sports Village last night.

It was one of a few highlights for England coach Wayne Bennett, as he got a first look at his squad before the opening Test against New Zealand in Hull on

today 23:02
Greg Wright: Everyone has the right to survive the working day

IT’S the most fundamental workplace right, but we cannot assume it will always be respected.

Everyone is entitled to a safe working environment. Sadly, 144 people were killed at work over the last financial year. despite the existence of health and safety legislation which was

yesterday 18:50
Pupils are urged to take up careers in manufacturing

HUNDREDS of pupils were urged to take up careers in manufacturing by leading entrepreneurs during a live broadcast which was screened in Yorkshire schools.

Leeds Manufacturing Live was staged to highlight the wide range of careers available in manufacturing firms and to destroy

yesterday 17:47
Pontus Jansson under orders to keep quiet as Leeds United star awaits FA sanction and birth of his child

Jansson is understood to be hopeful of featuring in Leeds United’s Championship game at Blackburn Rovers on Saturday but he faces an uncertain 72 hours with the FA set to deal with him and his wife yet to give birth.

The defender flew to Sweden at the start of the international break

yesterday 17:35
Westland acquires Gardman Group for undisclosed sum

Horticulture firm Westland has acquired Gardman Group, one Europe’s leading consumer garden product firms.

The deal takes Gardman out of administration and includes all trading assets, stock, infrastructure and Gardman brands, which include Cole and Bright, Grow It, Moulton Mill and

yesterday 16:44
Integra doubles capacity with £3m move

Modular specialist Integra Buildings has practised what it preaches by moving into self-built offices manufactured just yards away in its own factory.

Integra, which designs and manufactures modular buildings, is now operating from the new office building on an expanded site at Paull, East

yesterday 16:44
Hague Group acquires £6m Venture firm

The Hague Group has acquired a £6 million print management company Venture Business Forms.

Venture, based in the Midlands, has been established for over forty years, employs thirty staff over its three sites and has a turnover of approximately £6 million.

The current sales and

yesterday 16:44
Latest news from Leeds
today 23:02 Favourite Ballyandy suffers shock Wetherby loss to Acdc
today 23:02 WATCH - England 44 France 6: Wakefield's Tom Johnstone grabs hat-trick on England debut
yesterday 18:50 Greg Wright: Everyone has the right to survive the working day
yesterday 17:47 Pupils are urged to take up careers in manufacturing
yesterday 17:35 Pontus Jansson under orders to keep quiet as Leeds United star awaits FA sanction and birth of his child
yesterday 16:44 Westland acquires Gardman Group for undisclosed sum
yesterday 16:44 Integra doubles capacity with £3m move
yesterday 16:44 Hague Group acquires £6m Venture firm
yesterday 16:44 Fulcrum in Sheffield delivers gas pipeline for Ambrosia custard factory
yesterday 15:41 Potholes 'could be prevented' by road-repairing drone
yesterday 15:41 Greg Wright: Everyone has the right to survive the working day
yesterday 14:38 Trevor Strain to take on commercial role at Morrisons
yesterday 13:35 Happy Valley police station housing plan rejected
yesterday 12:32 Fashion retailer Asos sees profits rise 28 per cent
yesterday 12:32 WANdisco launches new multicloud live data platform
yesterday 12:32 British Steel lands new shaft deal with African mining firm
yesterday 11:29 New children's hospital planned in Leeds
yesterday 11:29 Darren Gough: Painting a picture of life on tour with England
yesterday 11:17 Leeds Santa Dash 2018: Everything you need to know
yesterday 10:14 Jack Clarke ready to bide his time after whirlwind Leeds United debut
yesterday 09:23 Middlesbrough - Story of the Season so far ...
yesterday 09:23 Leeds United - Story of the Season so far ...
yesterday 07:17 Moeen believes cricket must be free of suspicion
yesterday 07:17 Former Bradford City winger helping youngsters graduate on unique path to top of the game
yesterday 07:17 Doncaster Rovers legend James Coppinger looks at what the future may hold
yesterday 07:17 England v France: Leeds Rhinos’ Richie Myler determined to make most of second chance
yesterday 07:17 This is what Leeds' two new hospitals could look like as £450m plan is revealed today
yesterday 07:17 County lines: More than 200 suspected gang members arrested in national crackdown
yesterday 07:17 Sarah Champion: Victims must get support in their darkest hours
yesterday 07:17 Bernard Ingham: My advice to Theresa May ahead of EU summit on Brexit. Show ‘em your nasty side, Prime Minister
2018-10-16 21:44 Yorkshire Vet Peter Wright talks about his life and working with James Herriot
2018-10-16 21:44 How children's charity in Leeds helped Jasmine get justice against evil abuser
2018-10-16 21:44 Racing legends. The making of the Scudamore family and their debt to an RAF hero taken prisoner of war
2018-10-16 20:41 The Yorkshire Post says: The Speaker and a lack of respect. Why John Bercow must be forced out
2018-10-16 20:41 90-year-old man seriously injured in road collision in Leeds
2018-10-16 20:41 West Yorkshire artist carves Britain's largest ever pumpkin for York Maze Halloween spooktacular
2018-10-16 20:41 West Yorkshire leisure destination Xscape's £2m birthday makeover
2018-10-16 20:41 Burglar set house on fire then trapped himself inside in Yorkshire robbery gone wrong
2018-10-16 19:38 Middlesbrough - The Story of the Season so far ...
2018-10-16 16:29 Jordan Crowther: Wakefield Trinity forward signs new one-year contract
2018-10-16 16:29 Suspected burglar starts fire after getting trapped in Leeds house
2018-10-16 16:29 Leeds United keeper Peacock-Farrell improving in international firing line
2018-10-16 15:26 Leeds United - The Story of the Season so far ...
2018-10-16 15:26 Football Talk Podcast - The story so far for Yorkshire’s Championship teams ...
2018-10-16 14:23 Sheffield United - Story of the Season so far ...
2018-10-16 14:23 Royal Family Tree: How Prince Harry and Meghan's baby will disrupt the line of succession to the throne
2018-10-16 13:20 Huddersfield Tesco stabbing: 'Targeted attack' on three males
2018-10-16 13:20 High Street ‘vital to UK’s social fabric’ - Card Factory boss
2018-10-16 13:20 Asda and Morrisons beat big four rivals
2018-10-16 13:20 Power producer Drax in Selby acquires Scottish Power assets
Latest news from Great Britain
today 00:08 Maxine Peake warns 'distressing' class divide could lead to new Peterloo Massacre
today 00:08 Brexit deal timeline slips again as EU scraps plan for November summit sign-off
today 23:56 Fugitive ‘who said cops will find Madeleine McCann before him plans on-the-run party’
today 23:56 Fallout 76 beta COUNTDOWN: Download the beta on Xbox One NOW, PS4 update
today 23:56 Global warming breakthrough? New satellite will offer CLUES as UK and France team up
today 23:56 Pippa Middleton baby: Will public get to see new baby? Is Pippa still in the Lindo Wing?
today 23:56 Brexiteer has STERN warning for May as she takes HUGE dig at Remainer Dominic Grieve
today 23:56 Camilla attends two engagements WITHOUT Prince Charles after Eugenie’s wedding snub
today 23:47 Brexit: Commons vote must be 'unequivocal', says Raab
today 23:47 The good, the bad and the ugly for Theresa May
today 23:44 No progress at Brexit summit, talks continue
today 23:44 Everything Wayne Bennett said on Hull-related England stars
today 23:44 Everything Wayne Bennett said on Hull-related England stars
today 23:41 Brit teen slammed for stealing rare 'butterfly' from wildlife sanctuary
today 23:41 Ricky Gervais joins trans athlete row: ‘Boxing is going to get f****** interesting’
today 23:41 Brexit BETRAYAL: Theresa May reveals plan to keep Britain in EU until 2021
today 23:41 Benefit claimants set for £5,000 refunds over Government BLUNDER
today 23:26 Theresa May Paves Way For UK Staying Under EU Rules For Three Years After Brexit
today 23:05 Melania Trump's plane forced to land after 'haze of smoke' spotted
today 23:05 California students 'mixed grandfather's cremated ashes into homemade cookies'
today 23:05 Boxing champion Saul Alvarez signs 'richest sports contract ever'
today 23:05 Missing journalist: 'Acid may have been used to dispose of Jamal Khashoggi's body'
today 23:05 Queen's handbag features in new portrait
today 23:05 Theresa May to call on EU leaders to do more to combat threat of cyber attacks
today 22:53 Love Island's Georgia Steel and Sam Bird split hours after posing together at ITV event
today 22:53 Westlife announce 20th anniversary tour with huge Scottish date
today 22:53 Mojo the police dog awarded ‘animal OBE’ for bravery at Manchester terror attack
today 22:53 Heartbroken mother kills herself and children after husband fakes death to claim insurance
today 22:53 Juncker holds SECRET phone call with Italy as EU budget row escalates
today 22:53 Meghan Markle baby: Which favourite foods will Meghan have to stop eating while pregnant?
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today 22:53 Hawaii volcano eruption: Earthquake hits Kilauea volcano - will Kilauea erupt again?
today 22:53 'Brexit DERANGEMENT syndrome!' Farage's BRUTAL response to Clegg's plot to THWART Brexit
today 22:53 Ex-army officer SNAPS at 'selfie generation' for Remembrance Day parade cancellation fears
today 22:53 Pippa Middleton baby name: Have Pippa and James named their baby yet? What will it be?
today 22:53 Clegg BIZARRELY claims Brexit is 'curiously un-British' before demanding second referendum
today 22:53 Meghan Markle royal tour: What are Duke and Duchess of Sussex doing in Melbourne TODAY?
today 22:53 Princess Diana's confession: She gave MORE love to Harry than William - and THIS is why
today 22:53 'They want a deal' Tory MEP says German business starting to 'believe' no deal is possible
today 22:53 Parkinson’s disease - does your handwriting look like this? The signs hidden in your hands
today 22:53 The Apprentice 2018: ‘I’m devastated’ Frank Brooks upset with Karren Brady after BBC exit
today 22:53 BREXIT BETRAYAL: May considers EU plot to keep UK locked to Brussels for three years
today 22:53 Sickening footage shows Scottish farm workers punching and kicking defenceless sheep
today 22:53 ‘Disgrace!’ Remembrance Day parade CANCELLED due to ‘pathetic’ health and safety fears
today 22:53 Farage REFUSED ENTRY to EU building - 'It's never happened before!'
today 22:53 ‘We may NEVER leave!’ Brexiteer FURY as panicked Theresa May considers DELAYING EU exit
today 22:44 Brexit, the Irish border and the 'battle for the union'
today 22:44 Brexit: UK 'may consider longer transition period'
today 22:41 Purple Door lap-dancing club in Hull is looking for staff
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