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Cancer death of 29-year-old Leeds United fan: Wife fundraising in ex-footballer’s memory

THE wife of a former footballer from Leeds who died of cancer aged 29 is raising funds for a charity that helped care for him.

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Measles outbreak in West Yorkshire: Vaccination warning issued

PUBLIC Health England is urging people in Bradford to ensure they have had vaccinations after confirming that measles is circulating in the city.
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Wakefield child rapist died aged 79 after serving just three months of 26-year prison sentence at Leeds jail

A PENSIONER convicted of historic sex offences  against children in Wakefield area died  just  three months after starting a 26-year prison sentence at Armley jail in Leeds, an inquest heard.
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Man, 24, found dead at Leeds city centre hotel

A MAN from Morley was found dead at a Leeds city centre hotel.
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Watch as trainee police officers tackle ‘criminals’ at West Yorkshire Police training school

CHASING suspected burglars, dealing with crowds of anti-social yobs and arresting drug dealers are among role play scenarios trainee police officers are tasked to deal with at West Yorkshire Police’s state-of-the-art training school at Wakefield.

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Wanted convicted criminal was last seen in Leeds

POLICE say a Hull man wanted on recall to prison say he was last seen in the Morley area of Leeds.

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Accident causing delays on M62

AN ACCIDENT is causing delays on the M62 in West Yorkshire .
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Police arrested 140 drink and drug drive suspects in Leeds and Wakefield in festive crackdown

Police arrested 140 drink and drug drive suspects in Leeds and Wakefield in festive crackdown

WEST  Yorkshire Police arrested 264 people for drink or drug driving offences from December 1 2017 to January 1 2018 as part of its annual festive campaign.
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Car fire on M62 near Leeds: all lanes now open

THE M62 near Leeds is now fully open after a car fire led to lane closures this morning.

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Leeds taxi drivers' slow drive protest: Four hours of Monday morning city centre traffic delays expected

TRAFFIC disruption is expected in Leeds city centre on Monday morning as taxi drivers take part in a four-hour long slow drive protest.

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Batley racist attack suspects wore school uniforms

A WOMAN was seriously injured during a racially aggravated assault in Batley by attackers wearing school uniforms.
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More than 200 deadly weapons handed in to West Yorkshire Police

MORE than 200 guns, knives and swords were  handed in to West Yorkshire Police during a 13-day surrender.

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Man dead after being struck by car on A64 in North Yorkshire - road remains closed

A MAN has died after he was involved in collision with a car on in the A64 in North Yorkshire.
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Tragic death of seven-year-old West Yorkshire schoolgirl

A SEVEN-year-old girl has died after suffering a medical episode at a school in West Yorkshire today.
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Three boys among five dead after stolen car crashes in Leeds

A BOY aged 12 was among five people killed after a stolen car crashed into a tree in Leeds last night.
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Crooked Wakefield lawyer must pay back £1.9m or serve eight more years in jail

A CROOKED lawyer with a £13,000 plus designer shoe collection has been ordered to pay back less then half of the £4m she plundered from a Wakefield law firm to fund her addiction to high living.

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Leeds woman caught with child sex abuse images faces jail

Leeds woman caught with child sex abuse images faces jail

A LEEDS woman who admitted a string of charges in connection with child sex abuse images has been told to expect a prison sentence.

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Armed police help sword man badly injured in Batley roof fall

A MAN reportedly armed with a sword suffered serious injuries after he fell from the roof of a building in Batley.
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Attempted murder investigation after man, 20, stabbed in Leeds city centre

DETECTIVES  have launched an attempted murder investigation after a man suffered serious stab and slash injuries in Leeds city centre this morning.
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