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MPs fear another murder like that of Jo Cox

MPs fear another murder like that of Jo Cox, Dewbsury MP Paula Sherriff has warned.

In an interview with The Guardian Ms Sherriff spoke of the abuse she had received before and after standing up to Prime Minister Boris Johnson over the language he used in Parliament.

And when asked

today 06:53
How Channel 4 coming to Leeds is already proving a game changer for the region - Mark Casci

It is difficult to believe that it is almost an entire year since Leeds was picked to be the new home of Channel 4.

The landmark decision that the broadcaster would relocate its headquarters to Leeds represented a major win for the region as a whole.

Channel 4 officially began

yesterday 17:14
Brother of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi pleads not guilty to murder charges

The brother of the bomber who killed 22 people at Manchester Arena has denied playing a role in the terror attack.

Hashem Abedi, younger brother of bomber Salman Abedi, entered not guilty pleas at the Old Bailey in London on Tuesday.

22 people were killed and 260 more injured when

yesterday 13:02
Ten arrested as police name victim of fatal Scarborough stabbing as Solomon Robinson

North Yorkshire Police have confirmed the victim of a fatal stabbing in Scarborough was 26-year-old local man Solomon Robinson.

He was found with serious injuries outside the Town Hall on St Nicholas Street at 2am on Sunday October 20 and taken to hospital where he later died.

Ten

yesterday 11:59
Yorkshire woman so close to death from anorexia she planned her own funeral credits charity that saved her life

At her lowest point, Jess Bramhall planned her own funeral, with her parents told four times to prepare for her death.

Her battle with an eating disorder had been a decade-long cycle and, weighing less than the average eight-year-old, she had wished for it all to end.

It took an

2019-10-21 20:08
How a prostate cancer test saved my life – Yorkshire Post Letters

From: David Quarrie, Lynden Way, Holgate, York.

YOU published an article (Life & Style, October 16) about TV presenter Bill Turnbull and his life with cancer.

Bill Turnbull talks about taking cannabis to ease cancer symptoms

He made the classic error of so many men – not

2019-10-21 19:05
MPs must work late and at weekends to get Brexit deal passed by October 31, says Rishi Sunak

Ahead of a ruling this afternoon on whether MPs will have a "meaningful vote" on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, the Richmond MP told BBC Radio 4's Today show that "people would find it odd if we didn't put in few the extra hours required" to approve all the legislation needed by October

2019-10-21 15:56
Northern Rail confirms future plans for Pacer ‘relics’ as just one in two trains now run on time in 2019 low

PASSENGERS on antiquated Pacer train “relics” are being promised “customer support and offers” by beleaguered rail operator Northern which blames industry- wide problems for delays introducing new rolling stock.

The firm’s promise comes after its punctuality

2019-10-21 08:35
Brexit backers will welcome resolution of Boris Johnson in stand-off with MPs – The Yorkshire Post says

THE resolution being shown by Boris Johnson – and senior Cabinet Ministers – over Brexit will reassure most of the 17.4 million people who voted to leave the European Union, and all those who favour an immediate resolution to this political crisis.

Their steadfastness, after

2019-10-20 18:56
Broken trust is now the graver political crisis at Parliament than Boris Johnson and Brexit – Tom Richmond

TO many, Brexit is the defining dividing line in Parliament. It is not. The real division is now the mistrust which exists on all sides of the Commons.

That much is clear after the first Saturday sitting since the 1982 Falklands crisis ended in anti-climatic recrimination after MPs backed

2019-10-20 11:35
Fate of our village communities – The Yorkshire Post says

The opening today in Harrogate of Countryside Live, the smaller, autumnal sibling to the Great Yorkshire Show, comes as our rural communities stand at a crossroads.

North Yorkshire County Council recognised as much this week by appointing a panel of Town Hall outsiders – academics and

2019-10-19 19:50
Why campaign to save beautiful Nidd Gorge from relief road was worth the fuss: Yorkshire Post Letters

From: ME Wright, Harrogate.

As one who shuns the spew-and-send outpourings on social media, I was unaware of the abuse suffered by North Yorkshire County Council in the Nidd Gorge ‘relief road’ battle (The Yorkshire Post, October 16).

Some readers may be wondering what the

2019-10-19 18:47
This is why Leeds has been chosen by 02 as a 5G network hotspot

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>Loan charge under scrutiny

>Asda takes step towards becoming a public company

The next-generation network will improve capacity and reliability in key areas, including train stations, business areas and entertainment and sports venues.

The launch sees 5G

2019-10-19 14:35
Knife-edge vote on Prime Minister’s Brexit deal

MPs should consider how long they could delay and frustrate the process of Brexit, Boris Johnson claimed last night as he geared up for the biggest vote of his premiership so far to play out in the Commons.

The Prime Minister’s Brexit deal is set to be put in front of MPs in a

2019-10-19 11:26
Why those who say today’s vote gets Brexit done are telling you ‘porkies’ – Justine Greening

IF ever the saying “a week’s a long time in politics” is appropriate, it is this week. I had to write this on Friday morning but, as you are reading it on Saturday, MPs will have been in Parliament for a monumentally important vote on a Brexit deal.

Most of them have

2019-10-19 10:23
£160k watch seized from drugs boss who claimed he had borrowed it to feature in rap video to go under auction

A £160,000 watch seized from a Yorkshire drugs boss who claimed he had borrowed it to feature in a rap music video is to go under auction.

The unique Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore watch, that would cost £160,000 new, will go under the hammer during Wilsons Auctions Unreserved

2019-10-19 09:20
Daily News
New multi-million pound leisure facility earmarked for Humber Bridge

A mystery operator is lined up to develop a multi-million pound leisure facility at the Humber Bridge.

The unnamed operator is close to signing on the dotted line for the facility - with a formal announcement expected in the coming weeks.

It comes as the Bridge Board said

today 06:53
David Davis: 'Bring British children back from Syria or they could turn into terrorists'

Yorkshire MP and former Tory minister David Davis has warned vulnerable British children risk "turning into terrorists" if they are not brought home from Syria.

Haltemprice and Howden MP Mr Davis told the Commons that three of the estimated 60 British children thought to be in the region

today 06:53
North Yorkshire’s Rural Commission must offer a story of hope and be open with people – The Bishop of Ripon

IT was a full house at Pavilions of Harrogate last week as the Yorkshire Agricultural Society hosted an audience with The Resilient Farmer (aka Doug Avery) who was speaking as part of his ‘Shift Happens’ tour.

Doug hails from New Zealand, and is well known in farming circles

today 06:53
Northern rail passengers want answers to these THREE questions from Transport Secretary – The Yorkshire Post says

AS the (very) long-suffering passengers of Northern take to social media to vent their frustration over the latest train delays, they should remember that this is not the fault of frontline staff.

Like commuters, they, too, are victims of the failures of past and present politicians,

today 06:53
Back Boris Johnson to still deliver Brexit in defiance of House of Stupidity and then call an election – Bernard Ingham

OUR Parliament has been called many things in its time – the Long, Short (though not yet Tall), Rump, Barebone and Cavalier – but this one will surely go down in history as the Arrogant Parliament after the latest votes.

Every week brings fresh evidence of its overweening

today 06:53
Morrisons to install UK's largest network of electric car chargers

SUPERMARKET chain Morrisons is to install what is thought to be the nation’s largest network of rapid charging points for electric vehicles.

The charge points will allow customers to charge the majority of cars from flat to full battery in under 45 minutes.

This week

today 06:53
Yorkshire's Tim Bresnan set for Yorkshire Post's Excellence in Business Awards

With a glittering career in first class cricket and a career in serving his native Yorkshire, Tim Bresnan is the epitome of Yorkshire sport.

The fast bowler is officially confirmed to appear at The Yorkshire Post’s Excellence in Business Awards on November 6 at the Emerald Stadium

today 05:50
Sheffield Wednesday manager Garry Monk hails his side's "organisation, fight and resolve" after win over Stoke City

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY manager Gary Monk has hailed his side's 'organisation, spirit and fight' and insists that the Owls are stepping in the right direction following a hard-fought 1-0 win over lowly Stoke City.

A scrappy spectacle was settled just before the break when Massimo Luongo cashed

today 00:35
Latest news from Leeds
today 06:53 New multi-million pound leisure facility earmarked for Humber Bridge
today 06:53 David Davis: 'Bring British children back from Syria or they could turn into terrorists'
today 06:53 North Yorkshire’s Rural Commission must offer a story of hope and be open with people – The Bishop of Ripon
today 06:53 Northern rail passengers want answers to these THREE questions from Transport Secretary – The Yorkshire Post says
today 06:53 Back Boris Johnson to still deliver Brexit in defiance of House of Stupidity and then call an election – Bernard Ingham
today 06:53 Morrisons to install UK's largest network of electric car chargers
today 06:53 MPs fear another murder like that of Jo Cox
today 05:50 Yorkshire's Tim Bresnan set for Yorkshire Post's Excellence in Business Awards
today 00:35 Sheffield Wednesday manager Garry Monk hails his side's "organisation, fight and resolve" after win over Stoke City
today 23:32 Bradford City 1 Port Vale 2: Will Atkinson returns to deny Bantams point
today 23:32 Bradford Bulls rescue deal as Nigel Wood explains why he's taken a major share in the club
today 23:32 Marcelo Bielsa does not yet know if Eddie Nketiah and Patrick Bamford can play together for Leeds United
today 23:32 West Brom 2 Barnsley 2: Cauley Woodrow double but Tykes are pegged back
today 23:32 Preston 1 Leeds United 1: Eddie Nketiah rescues Whites again with late equaliser
today 23:32 Sheffield Wednesday 1 Stoke City 0 - Owls beginning to benefit from the Garry Monk effect
today 22:29 Southend United 1 Doncaster Rovers 7 – Kwame Thomas double serves up horror show for Shrimpers’ new boss Sol Campbell
today 22:29 Five men charged with murder of 26-year-old Solomon Robinson in Scarborough
yesterday 20:23 Eric Perez is new Bradford Bulls chairman as buy-out completed
yesterday 19:20 England captain Joe Root returns to boyhood Sheffield club to rediscover his best form
yesterday 18:17 Hull FC recruit Josh Jones talks fire drama in Auckland - and surprise at Great Britain spot
yesterday 18:17 The Danny Cowley effect: Hard work and confidence behind Huddersfield Town's revival, says Jaden Brown
yesterday 18:17 Preston North End v Leeds United: Marcelo Bielsa warns his players not to let the title pressure get to them
yesterday 18:17 Clifftop homes and road in Yorkshire threatened by coastal erosion saved by £3 million grant from Europe
yesterday 17:14 Zion Williamson and the New Orleans Pelicans helping former Sheffield Sharks coach Chris Finch on his way to the NBA summit
yesterday 17:14 National newspapers in London derailing HS2 in North with their negativity and sniping – Yorkshire Post Letters
yesterday 17:14 Why trust and fairness will drive BHP's expansion in Leeds and Sheffield
yesterday 17:14 Is this the UK's oldest PCSO? Meet the 71-year-old patrolling Yorkshire seaside town on her scooter
yesterday 17:14 Leeds United fan left fuming over smart motorway and big match hold-up – Yorkshire Post Letters
yesterday 17:14 A Gentleman Jack exhibition at a Halifax museum has been extended by two months after visitor numbers trebled
yesterday 17:14 MP Naz Shah to launch legal action against her own party over mayoral shortlist
yesterday 17:14 Clifftop homes and road in Yorkshire rescued by £3 million grant from Europe
yesterday 17:14 Call for unity over HS2 as MP Philip Davies urges Government to scrap 'white elephant' scheme
yesterday 17:14 Yorkshire's most famous ships in campaign to bring home First World War U-boat hunter
yesterday 17:14 How Channel 4 coming to Leeds is already proving a game changer for the region - Mark Casci
yesterday 16:11 Ex-Leeds Rhinos star Zak Hardaker in the running for starting Great Britain spot
yesterday 15:08 It’s simply rubbish that we allow so much litter to blight our rural areas – Sarah Todd
yesterday 15:08 The story of how Whitby became the goth capital of Britain
yesterday 15:08 Meet the Yorkshireman who used his military skills to help victims of devastating Hurricane Dorian
yesterday 15:08 Jobs lost as law firm Slater and Gordon closes its Leeds office
yesterday 15:08 Merchant Navy veteran recalls ship being struck by bombs in a Second World War exhibition launched inside a red Yorkshire phonebox
yesterday 14:05 How Bonmarche's demise could harm other clothing retailers - Ros Snowdon
yesterday 14:05 The story of how Whitby became the goth capital of Britain
yesterday 13:02 How Bonmarche's demise could harm other clothing retailers - Ros Snowdon
yesterday 13:02 Men jailed for knifepoint robbery in Hallowe'en masks at Yorkshire restaurant
yesterday 13:02 Brother of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi pleads not guilty to murder charges
yesterday 11:59 Sheffield United dominate; Leeds United control midfield; Barnsley playmaker is back; Sheffield Wednesday and Doncaster Rovers represented - Team of the Week
yesterday 11:59 Ten arrested as police name victim of fatal Scarborough stabbing as Solomon Robinson
yesterday 09:53 Great Britain squad forced to abandon Auckland due to fire
yesterday 09:53 Spygate is back but England RU coach laughs it off following the Leeds United saga
yesterday 09:53 Yorkshire's Doctor Who Jodie Whittaker records Coldplay song Yellow for Children in Need album
Latest news from Great Britain
today 07:05 Extinction Rebellion protester ordered to ‘get a job’ by judge for vandalism
today 07:05 What happens next with Brexit after Boris puts his deal on hold?
today 07:05 This Google Pixel 4 camera review will seriously disappoint Android fans
today 07:05 WhatsApp for Android and iPhone will finally fix this awkward problem
today 07:05 Google Maps upgrade could be its most important in years
today 07:05 How Meghan Markle and Harry ‘modernised the monarchy’ despite ‘inexperienced’ aides
today 07:05 Prince William reveals how young son George was different to siblings Charlotte and Louis
today 07:05 EastEnders spoilers: Panesars’ secret link to Albert Square revealed in shock showdown
today 07:05 Meghan Markle fury: TV host savaged for ‘disrespectful’ rant against Duchess of Sussex
today 07:05 Microsoft Office 365 update is bringing a vital new feature to your Outlook emails
today 06:17 Calls for some drug offences to be decriminalised
today 06:17 Calls for some drug offences to be decriminalised
today 06:17 Gareth Ellis may only play half Hull FC's games in 2020 but don't underestimate his impact
today 06:17 Gareth Ellis may only play half Hull FC's games in 2020 but don't underestimate his impact
today 06:17 Hull KR fans trying to raise £100,000 to help club sign a marquee player
today 06:17 Hull KR fans trying to raise £100,000 to help club sign a marquee player
today 06:14 Kilmarnock chef found guilty of abusing his ex girlfriend after branding her a “slut” and a “whore”
today 06:14 Rugby: East Kilbride see off Wigtownshire to set up Strathaven semi-final clash
today 06:14 Celtic loanee Kieran McGrath hopes East Kilbride cup form leads to league reward
today 06:14 Devastated sister of tragic mum-of-one returns from Tenerife with her daughter
today 06:14 Wishaw granny, 35, behind bars for stabbing woman with screwdriver
today 06:14 SNP Government under pressure over £207m NHS Scotland deficit
today 06:14 Police Scotland fail in bid to close down M&Ds Theme Park
today 06:14 Westminster MPs back Daily Record's call to decriminalise drug use
today 06:14 Irn-Bru set to re-launch 1901 recipe of iconic drink discovered in their archive
today 06:02 MediEvil release date: Launch time news for PS4 remake on October 25
today 06:02 Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 could get a price cut as well as a Galaxy S10 and Note 10 feature
today 06:02 Ancient Egypt shock: Scientists baffled as coffin with ‘nonsense hieroglyphics’ discovered
today 06:02 Erdogan outrage: Turkey launch furious attack as it accuses US of breaking Syrian promises
today 06:02 UK weather forecast: Britain to be hit by snow and weather warnings as winter savages UK
today 05:14 Customer walks out of Hull McDonald's 'in disgust' as they refuse to take her money
today 05:14 Hull city centre window cleaner facing £200 bill for using main road
today 05:14 Hull city centre window cleaner facing £200 bill for using main road
today 05:14 Hull mum's anger as bus driver leaves girl, ten, 'stranded' because she was 10p short
today 05:14 Baby-faced rapist who attacked schoolgirls sobs in court
today 05:14 Hull dad disgusted as Wetherspoons baby changing station 'used as cocaine snorting table'
today 04:59 Dan Walker: ‘Encouraged an awful lot of people’ Host sends warm message to Bill Turnbull
today 04:59 Grand Designs: Kevin McCloud visits most spectacular UK homes - which will win huge award?
today 04:59 Terrifying great white’s huge open jaws caught on camera heading for brave photographer
today 04:59 Anthrax horror: Suspected deadly outbreak decimates more than 100 elephants in Botswana
today 03:56 Melania Trump shock: How FLOTUS stays healthy despite surprising 'all-time favourite' meal
today 03:56 Asteroid terror: NASA spot mammoth space rock to hit Earth's orbit five days before X-mas
today 03:56 Donald Trump fury: Shock confession of how US President was as young school tearaway
today 02:53 Sophie, Countess of Wessex: The surprise thing Sophie banned from her wedding revealed
today 02:53 Brexiteer makes chilling threat to Corbyn over general election - ‘No excuses now’
today 02:53 Michelle Obama snub: How ex-FLOTUS ‘looked down’ on Hillary Clinton exposed by aide
today 02:53 Meghan Markle and Harry’s team make explosive attack on William and Kate as rift deepens
today 01:50 Boris EU deal FINALLY backed by Parliament – but MPs still demand further Brexit delay
today 01:50 Riverdale season 4 spoilers: Will Chad Michael Murray return?
today 00:47 Labour can’t fight Brexit – or an election – on Johnson’s terms
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