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Disability hate crimes: Charity staff trained to spot signs

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A charity in Leeds is training its staff to help people with disabilities ...

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Ripon Community Link: Disability charity investigated

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An investigation has been launched into the management of a charity that ...

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Kia Super League: Heather Knight's 97 helps Western Storm start with victory

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England captain Heather Knight made 97 as Western Storm began their Kia Super League title defence with a seven-wicket victory over Yorkshire Diamonds.

Lauren Winfield (41) and ...

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Super League: Wakefield Trinity v Hull FC

Wakefield Trinity have made one change to the 19-man squad named for their 20-20 draw against Leeds Rhinos for the visit of Hull FC on Sunday.

Craig Huby comes in for Anthony England after being on the sidelines for a couple of months because of injury.

Hull FC winger Fetuli Talanoa ...

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Tom Johnstone: Wakefield winger signs extended deal

Winger Tom Johnstone has signed an extended deal to keep him at Wakefield until the end of the 2022 season.

The 23-year-old, who was called up to the England Elite squad for the first time in March, already had a contract with the Super League club until 2020.

Johnstone said "it ...

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Adama Diakhaby: Huddersfield sign Monaco midfielder on three-year deal

Huddersfield have signed French midfielder Adama Diakhaby from Monaco on a three-year contract.

Diakhaby, who has been capped for France at under-21 level, can play on either wing or as a central attacking midfielder and scored two goals in 22 Ligue One appearances for Monaco.

The ...

2018-07-20 17:08 open_in_new
Ossett Sleep Factory plans 'will keep people awake'

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Plans to expand a bed firm could be laid to rest after residents ...

2018-07-20 17:08 open_in_new
'Risky' Queensbury Tunnel is 'generally stable', say campaigners

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An abandoned rail tunnel dubbed the "highest risk to public safety" has ...

2018-07-20 17:08 open_in_new
Child cancer charity founder Colin Nesbitt denies fraud

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The founder of a children's cancer charity is to go on trial accused of ...

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Adam Milner: Castleford hooker spurns NRL interest to sign new three-year deal

Highly-rated Castleford hooker Adam Milner has agreed a new three-year contract at The Jungle.

The 26-year-old had been linked with a move to Australia's NRL having established himself as a key player in Daryl Powell's side.

Milner, who will stay at Cas until 2021, has scored two ...

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Poundworld to disappear from the High Street

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Poundworld has announced the closure of its remaining 190 stores with the ...

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Dom Crosby: Leeds Rhinos sign prop on loan from Warrington Wolves

Leeds Rhinos have signed prop Dom Crosby on loan from Warrington Wolves for the rest of the 2018 season.

The 27-year-old has spent the last two seasons with the Wire after joining from Wigan ahead of the 2017 campaign.

"We are delighted to be able to bring in a player of Dom's ...

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Four years for Nazi teen who downloaded terror handbook

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A teenager who made a pipe bomb in his Nazi memorabilia-filled bedroom ...

2018-07-19 16:59 open_in_new
Morrisons 'quiet hour' for autistic shopping introduced

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Supermarket chain Morrisons has introduced a weekly "quieter hour" for ...

2018-07-19 15:56 open_in_new
West Yorkshire Police: Ex-officer downloaded child abuse images

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A former police officer has pleaded guilty to downloading "vile" images ...

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Sean Scannell: Bradford City sign Huddersfield Town midfielder for undisclosed fee

Bradford City have signed Huddersfield Town midfielder Sean Scannell for an undisclosed fee.

The 27-year-old, who has agreed a two-year contract at Valley Parade, did not make a Premier League appearance for Huddersfield last season.

He spent the first half of the campaign on loan at ...

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Ryan Hall: Leeds Rhinos and England winger to join Sydney Roosters

Leeds Rhinos and England winger Ryan Hall has agreed a two-year deal with National Rugby League side Sydney Roosters ahead of the 2019 season.

England's all-time leading try-scorer, 30, has won won six Grand Finals, scoring 231 tries and playing 327 times for Leeds since his debut in ...

2018-07-19 11:45 open_in_new
Tommy Robinson jail sentence appeal delayed by judges

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Judges have delayed their decision in an appeal by far-right activist ...

2018-07-18 17:53 open_in_new
Property manager jailed over Huddersfield boys' fire deaths

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A property manager has been jailed for a year for health and safety ...

2018-07-18 14:45 open_in_new
Mother describes 'awful tragedy' of boys' fire deaths

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A woman whose two sons died in a fire at their home which had no smoke ...

2018-07-17 20:53 open_in_new
Ryan Hall: England winger to leave Leeds Rhinos at end of 2018 season

England's all-time leading try-scorer Ryan Hall will leave Leeds Rhinos at the end of the season after more than a decade with the Super League club.

The 30-year-old winger has won six Grand Finals and played 327 times for Leeds since his debut in 2007.

Hall is the Rhinos' fifth ...

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