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Welcome to Yorkshire: Gary Verity's behaviour 'unacceptable'

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Former Welcome to Yorkshire chief executive Sir Gary Verity subjected ...

yesterday 19:02 open_in_new
National Action trial: Accused 'had Nazi women's badge'

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A Nazi badge was found at the home of a far-right terror suspect who took ...

yesterday 19:02 open_in_new
Huddersfield drug driver who hurt son in crash jailed

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A driver whose son was injured when he crashed his car while over the ...

yesterday 19:02 open_in_new
British Library plans new base in Leeds

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The British Library is planning to expand its presence outside London, ...

yesterday 14:50 open_in_new
Bradford sexual abuse victim calls for public inquiry

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An abuse victim in Bradford has called for an independent public inquiry ...

yesterday 10:38 open_in_new
Dogs dress up for pooch pageant in Wetherby

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Dozens of dogs have been parading their paws at a canine beauty ...

2019-03-24 20:53 open_in_new
'Great Escape' anniversary: The last man in the tunnel queue

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The diary of a World War Two prisoner who inspired one of the characters ...

2019-03-24 03:02 open_in_new
Super League: Catalans Dragons v Leeds Rhinos

Catalans Dragons coach Steve McNamara names an 18-man squad while waiting for the registration of Sam Kasiano, who has joined from Melbourne Storm.

Greg Bird and Sam Moa are unavailable after suffering concussions during the win at Hull KR, while Benjamin Jullien also misses out through ...

2019-03-23 13:23 open_in_new
Super League: Huddersfield Giants ease to seven-try 42-8 win over Hull Kingston Rovers

Huddersfield Giants scored seven tries as they climbed off the bottom of Super League with victory over Hull KR.

Hooker Kruise Leeming and Jermaine McGillvary both scored two tries each.

Oliver Roberts, full-back Darrell McIntosh and prop Suaia Matagi got the Giants' other three ...

2019-03-22 23:44 open_in_new
National Action trial: Nazi accused 'told to burn evidence'

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Two men accused of being members of an illegal neo-Nazi group were urged ...

2019-03-22 21:38 open_in_new
HMP Leeds officer's finger severed as cell door kicked shut

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A prison officer had his finger cut off when an inmate kicked shut a cell ...

2019-03-22 17:24 open_in_new
West Yorkshire Police Chief Constable retires over health issues

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West Yorkshire Police's most senior officer has announced she is to ...

2019-03-22 14:14 open_in_new
Huddersfield Town invite 'amazing' Bella to meet inspiration Aaron Mooy

During the 2018 World Cup, seven-year-old Bella, from Dallas, Texas became an unlikely fan of Premier League side Huddersfield Town.

Why? Because Huddersfield midfielder Aaron Mooy "looked like her".

Bella, who lost her hair during treatment for Medulloblastoma - a form of brain ...

2019-03-21 21:26 open_in_new
Wakefield Trinity: Super League side acquire stadium freehold

Wakefield Trinity have acquired their Belle Vue stadium home.

The Super League club, who have also purchased the adjoining land, now plan to redevelop the ground, where they have played for more than 120 years.

"This is a historic day for our great club," chairman John Minards told ...

2019-03-21 19:21 open_in_new
National Action trial: Nazi accused 'obsessed with ethnic cleansing'

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A woman who entered a "Miss Hitler" beauty pageant was obsessed with ...

2019-03-21 19:20 open_in_new
Richard Moore: Veteran ex-Leeds prop retires after head injury with Hunslet

Former Leeds and Wakefield front-rower Richard Moore has been forced to retire following a head injury while playing for current club Hunslet.

The 37-year-old has made more than 350 appearances for 10 clubs across Super League, the Championship and League One since making his debut in ...

2019-03-21 17:14 open_in_new
Josh Warrington: Drugs cheats a disgrace and should get life bans

Drugs cheats are a "disgrace" and should be banned from boxing for life, says IBF world featherweight champion Josh Warrington.

The Leeds fighter, 28, will defend his title against mandatory challenger Kid Galahad on 15 June at Leeds Arena.

Sheffield's Galahad was given a backdated ...

2019-03-21 13:03 open_in_new
Bradford grooming pair hid drugs in court toilet

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Two men convicted of grooming and abusing girls showed "remarkable ...

2019-03-20 19:12 open_in_new
GP failure contributed to Guiseley woman's vitamin D death

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Neglect by a GP contributed to the death of a woman who was wrongly ...

2019-03-20 17:05 open_in_new
Josh Warrington: IBF champion open to Frampton rematch

Josh Warrington would be open to a rematch against Carl Frampton - but only if the Northern Irishman has a world title to defend.

Warrington beat Frampton in his first IBF world featherweight title defence and will face Kid Galahad on 15 June.

Frampton has ended talk of retirement by ...

2019-03-20 13:57 open_in_new
Happy Valley police station to be turned into 19 bedsits

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A former police station used in BBC One drama Happy Valley will be turned ...

2019-03-20 13:56 open_in_new