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Yorkshire TV stars discover Egyptian Queen Nefertari's mummified legs

These 3,000 year old mummified legs are believed to be those of Egyptian Queen Nefertari, identified by Yorkshire's own world renowned experts and TV stars Professor Joann Fletcher and  partner Dr Stephen Buckley.

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Ed Balls and partner Katya Jones perform on Strictly.

Could Ed Balls be heading for his last tango on Strictly this weekend?

He’s repeatedly defied the odds – and the judges – during his remarkable run on Strictly Come Dancing.

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By Jonathan Gawthorpe.

Your Picture of the Week - November 23

Morley town centre, by Jonathan Gawthorpe.

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Granada provided Yorkshire's weekday programmes from 1956 until 1968, when the county came an ITV region in its own right

60 years ago this week: Yorkshire first switched channels

IT IS the simplest of actions but one that would spawn a thousand household arguments - and exactly 60 years ago, the arrival of ITV enabled viewers in Yorkshire to do it for the first time.

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Former MP Ed Balls and Katya Jones in action during Saturday's live show. Picture: Guy Levy/BBC/PA Wire

Video: Ed Balls wins highest score yet in scary Strictly special

Twinkle-toed former Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls served up a terrifying trick for Halloween with his performance on Strictly Come Dancing last night.

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Slideshow: Former MP Ed Balls and Strictly dance partner in rehearsal in Leeds

Former Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls has defied many people’s expectations – including the Strictly Come Dancing judges – by making it through to the live Halloween show on Saturday.

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Iron Throne comes to Wakefield

Iron Throne comes to Wakefield

One of the most famous chairs in TV history is coming to Yorkshire for the first time.

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Katya Jones and Ed Balls during Saturday's live Strictly Come Dancing show. Picture: Guy Levy/BBC/PA Wire

Video: Former MP Ed Balls to dance another day after surviving results show

Former shadow chancellor Ed Balls survived the boot in tonight’s Strictly Come Dancing results show despite finding himself at the bottom of the leaderboard once more last night after almost dropping his partner during a “dodgy lift”.

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By Jan Bridget.

Your Picture of the Week - October 19

Fabulous October supermoon, by Jan Bridget.

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VIDEO: New Michael Jackson Thriller project revealed by John Landis in Sheffield

Michael Jackson fans are to be thrilled all over again with a 'spectacular' new top secret Thriller project, original director John Landis has revealed during a visit to Sheffield.
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Hollywood filmmaking legend John Landis

WIN: Thriller director John Landis talk tickets in Sheffield

Hollywood legend John Landis - who directed Michael Jackson's iconic Thriller video - will give a talk in Sheffield this weekend and we have the last tickets to be won in our free competition.

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By Chris Gibson.

Your Picture of the Week

Sunrise over Middleton, by Chris Gibson.

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SLIDESHOW: Pictures from Morley Past

A series of pictures which have kindly been loaned to us by Leeds Library and Information Services, who manage the online photographic archive www.leodis.net.

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By Liam Rowley.

Your Picture of the Week - September 21

Looking out from up high on to Newmillerdam, by Liam Rowley.

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Nick Cave.

Nick Cave - for one night only at cinema

Feature film One More Time With Feeling will screen in cinemas for one night only tomorrow (Thursday), launching the new Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds album ‘Skeleton Tree’.

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By Shaun Walker.

Your Picture of the Week - September 7

Sadlers butchers in Morley Market, by Shaun Walker.

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Strictly Come Dancing ex-champs Lilia and Darren

Yorkshire's Strictly ex-champs to give free dance lessons at City Limits

Yorkshire's Strictly Come Dancing ex-champions Darren Bennett and Lilia Kopylova will quick step back home this weekend - to give free dance lessons to fans.

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By Shaun Walker.

Reader’s Picture of the Week - August 24

Morley Town Hall’s clock with one of Queen Street’s ornamental street lamps in the foreground. This picture was taken by reader Shaun Walker.

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Suicide Squad, cert 15, in UK cinemas August 5, 2016.  2016 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved. TM &  DC Comics

WIN: Suicide Squad film merchandise and Cineworld Sheffield tickets

To celebrate the release of Suicide Squad - in cinemas August 5 - Warner Bros Pictures and Cineworld Sheffield have teamed up with us to offer you the chance to win film merchandise and tickets.
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Mike And Dave Need Wedding Dates (15 cert)

WIN: Mike And Dave Need Wedding Dates preview tickets at Vue Sheffield

Mike And Dave Need Wedding Dates is a new romantic comedy out later this month but we are giving you the chance to see it first and free.

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