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Oldham Chronicle
Oldham's flags-ship developments..!prepares for its autumn premiere. Work is on-going to landscape adjoining Parl
Oldham's flags-ship developments..!
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 6 minutes ago
prepares for its autumn premiere. Work is on-going to landscape adjoining Parliament Square and spruce up surrounding Yorkshire Street including road and footway resurfacing, installing bus stops and improved pedestrian crossings as the town... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Owen Smith says Labour should take on May and 'smash her back on her heels'were radical but not "pie in the sky". Speaking at the highly-symbolic site of
Owen Smith says Labour should take on May and 'smash her back on her heels'
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 22 minutes ago
were radical but not "pie in the sky". Speaking at the highly-symbolic site of the former Orgreave coking plant in South Yorkshire, Mr Smith said he understood the anger of voters which had contributed to the victory for the Brexit camp in the... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Pudil to join Watford teammate Almen Abdi at Sheffield WednesdayPudil starred for Wednesday on loan last season and posted a cryptic tweet sugg
Pudil to join Watford teammate Almen Abdi at Sheffield Wednesday
tribalfootball.com / Posted 40 minutes ago
Pudil starred for Wednesday on loan last season and posted a cryptic tweet suggesting he could be back on his way to South Yorkshire amid reports a deal with the Hornets was edging closer. The Czech posted: “I'm on my way to..." Pudil played 42... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Twins emotional road trip in dad’s Ford Cortinatrip by Richard’s son Jake, 13, nephew Evan, 16, friend Graham Ellis and a fami
Twins emotional road trip in dad’s Ford Cortina
Wakefield Today / Posted 44 minutes ago
trip by Richard’s son Jake, 13, nephew Evan, 16, friend Graham Ellis and a family cousin. They are raising money for the Yorkshire Cancer Centre, which is based at St James’ Hospital in Leeds, where their dad was cared for by doctors and... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Senior detective and police constables in court accused of perverting justiceA senior West Yorkshire detective has appeared in court alongside two constable
Senior detective and police constables in court accused of perverting justice
Wakefield Today / Posted 44 minutes ago
A senior West Yorkshire detective has appeared in court alongside two constables accused of conspiring to pervert the course of justice in relation to an ongoing investigation. Detective Chief Inspector Elizabeth Belton is also accused of seven... Read more
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insidefutbol
Leeds United Supremo Not Back In UK Until Fridaybeen out of the country working on potential deals and is now due back in the U
Leeds United Supremo Not Back In UK Until Friday
insidefutbol / Posted 47 minutes ago
been out of the country working on potential deals and is now due back in the United Kingdom on Friday, according to Radio Yorkshire. The Italian is hands-on on transfers at Leeds and it is unclear whether the club will push deals over the line... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Cow in miracle escape after tumbling 75ft off cliffa cow. "We are just glad of a positive outcome." The farmer has been unavaila
Cow in miracle escape after tumbling 75ft off cliff
Daily Mirror / Posted 48 minutes ago
a cow. "We are just glad of a positive outcome." The farmer has been unavailable for comment. Earlier this year a Yorkshire terrier survived a massive fall when it plunged 30ft chasing a seagull. Read More The dog's owners waited on the... Read more
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Scotsman
Court orders independence campers to leave Scottish Parliamentof the camp would encourage the second coming of Jesus Christ. The heavenly be
Court orders independence campers to leave Scottish Parliament
Scotsman / Posted 50 minutes ago
of the camp would encourage the second coming of Jesus Christ. The heavenly being, who currently resides in Sheffield, Yorkshire, also thought that judges who weren’t directly appointed by the Judeo-Christian God should be executed. Other... Read more
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insidefutbol
I’m Not At Leeds United To Chill – Rob Greenthat he has not joined Leeds to warm the bench, and wants to play a key role in
I’m Not At Leeds United To Chill – Rob Green
insidefutbol / Posted an hour ago
that he has not joined Leeds to warm the bench, and wants to play a key role in building something exciting with the Yorkshire giants next season. RELATED NEWS STORIES: “I’ve not come here not to play. I want to play and I want to play as... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Yorkshire wants its own EMOJI to celebrate the county and its 'proud heritage'Inspired by Yorkshire's proud heritage, the emoji could include a Yorkshire pud
Yorkshire wants its own EMOJI to celebrate the county and its 'proud heritage'
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
Inspired by Yorkshire's proud heritage, the emoji could include a Yorkshire pudding ; a Yorkshire Terrier; a pot of tea fitted with a teacosy; a classic flat cap and a white rose - the symbol of Yorkshire. Plusnet's most senior Yorkshireman, CIO... Read more
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chad
SHOCKING CCTV FOOTAGE: Death warning to young people after rise in railway trespassingPeople running across the tracks at Millfield Metro station, Sunderland. 10. N
SHOCKING CCTV FOOTAGE: Death warning to young people after rise in railway trespassing
chad / Posted an hour ago
People running across the tracks at Millfield Metro station, Sunderland. 10. Near-miss at Sandal and Agbrigg station, West Yorkshire. 7 September 2015. 11. A man was left paralysed after taking a shortcut on the line at Kings Norton station,... Read more
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The News and Star
Nine years jail for Carlisle drug dealerperiod, and was sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court today. Judge Peter Davies he
Nine years jail for Carlisle drug dealer
The News and Star / Posted an hour ago
period, and was sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court today. Judge Peter Davies heard Hardy made two other trips to West Yorkshire last July, and concluded that more than a kilogram of the drug had been smuggled into Cumbria during the... Read more
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The News and Star
Labour leadership hopeful Smith vows 'socialist revolution' to 'smash' austerityto be more bold. In a speech to be delivered on the highly-symbolic site of th
Labour leadership hopeful Smith vows 'socialist revolution' to 'smash' austerity
The News and Star / Posted an hour ago
to be more bold. In a speech to be delivered on the highly-symbolic site of the former Orgreave coking plant in South Yorkshire, Mr Smith said he understood the anger of voters which had contributed to the victory for the Brexit camp in the... Read more
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Northern Echo
Body found in canalwith neighbouring forces to help identify the person. “At this early stage, we
Body found in canal
Northern Echo / Posted an hour ago
with neighbouring forces to help identify the person. “At this early stage, we do not believe it relates to any North Yorkshire Police missing person cases or investigations. “While the investigation is on-going at the scene, we urge people... Read more
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express
NHS spends £87MILLION on paracetamol, 20 TIMES the cost of buying it in a supermarketseeking food and medicine Food, medicines and fuel shortages in Venezuela whic
NHS spends £87MILLION on paracetamol, 20 TIMES the cost of buying it in a supermarket
express / Posted an hour ago
seeking food and medicine Food, medicines and fuel shortages in Venezuela which also affect Cuba The East Riding of Yorkshire has followed suit with a buy your own policy for painkillers after a survey showed patient support for... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Four arrested after gunman opened fire on village home29-year-old was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender. Detective Chie
Four arrested after gunman opened fire on village home
Wakefield Today / Posted an hour ago
29-year-old was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender. Detective Chief Inspector Nicola Bryar, from West Yorkshire Police’s Homicide and Major Enquiry Team, said fire arms discharges are “extremely rare” in the district, and that... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Second school damaged by fire within a fortnightPark Junior Academy suffered damage to its Leake Street entrance after a blaze
Second school damaged by fire within a fortnight
Wakefield Today / Posted an hour ago
Park Junior Academy suffered damage to its Leake Street entrance after a blaze broke out on Tuesday. A West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue spokeswoman said: “It was a fire involving the roof of a single story extension. “Four fire... Read more
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The Irish Times
Man Booker prize 2016: giant Coetzee towers over longlistDaniel Woodrell, whose finest books to date include Winter’s Bone and The Maid’
Man Booker prize 2016: giant Coetzee towers over longlist
The Irish Times / Posted an hour ago
Daniel Woodrell, whose finest books to date include Winter’s Bone and The Maid’s Version The North Water (Scribner) from Yorkshire writer Ian McGuire tells a compelling tale about whaling in the frozen Arctic. This is a historical novel, exciting... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Owen Smith attacked for saying he wants to 'smash Theresa May back on her heels'would "file for divorce as soon as the bruises start to show through the make-u
Owen Smith attacked for saying he wants to 'smash Theresa May back on her heels'
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
would "file for divorce as soon as the bruises start to show through the make-up". Read More He told backers in South Yorkshire: "Theresa May had the temerity at PMQs (Prime Minister's Questions) 10 days ago, a week ago today, to lecture... Read more
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International Business Times
Labour leadership: Owen Smith defends 'smash her back on her heels' jibe against Theresa May her heels" during prime minister's questions. The Pontypridd MP made the commen
Labour leadership: Owen Smith defends 'smash her back on her heels' jibe against Theresa May
International Business Times / Posted 2 hours ago
her heels" during prime minister's questions. The Pontypridd MP made the comments during a major speech in Orgreave, South Yorkshire, on Wednesday morning (27 July). But Smith, 46, defended his language when pressed by journalists. He stressed... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Owen Smith vows to scrap the DWP in 'cold-eyed socialist revolution'socialist revolution". The MP promised to "smash austerity" in a speech at the
Owen Smith vows to scrap the DWP in 'cold-eyed socialist revolution'
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
socialist revolution". The MP promised to "smash austerity" in a speech at the former Orgreave steel coking plant in South Yorkshire, home of an infamous battle between striking miners and police. He said the Department for Work and Pensions, now... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Labour leadership hopeful Smith vows 'socialist revolution' to 'smash' austerityto be more bold. In a speech to be delivered on the highly-symbolic site of th
Labour leadership hopeful Smith vows 'socialist revolution' to 'smash' austerity
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
to be more bold. In a speech to be delivered on the highly-symbolic site of the former Orgreave coking plant in South Yorkshire, Mr Smith said he understood the anger of voters which had contributed to the victory for the Brexit camp in the... Read more
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Evening Standard
Property market blip is no cause for alarmmotivated hate are very welcome indeed.The Root of greatness Joe Root is fast
Property market blip is no cause for alarm
Evening Standard / Posted 2 hours ago
motivated hate are very welcome indeed.The Root of greatness Joe Root is fast becoming a modern cricketing great. Yorkshire grit combined with a cheeky grin give him media appeal in spades too. That perhaps explains how, after a modest... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Askham Bryan College guideCollege was built prior to the Second World War but did not open its doors unti
Askham Bryan College guide
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
College was built prior to the Second World War but did not open its doors until after, when it started life as part of the Yorkshire Institute of Agriculture in 1948. It changed to its current name in 1967. Over 4,000 students are registered for... Read more
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HITC Sport
Leeds summer signing has a warning for his positional rivalsRoad ended in disappointing fashion - as he failed to make a single appearance
Leeds summer signing has a warning for his positional rivals
HITC Sport / Posted 2 hours ago
Road ended in disappointing fashion - as he failed to make a single appearance for the Hoops after New Year's Day - the Yorkshire Evening Post reports that he is expected to be Garry Monk's first-choice after the new United boss expressed a... Read more
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SKY News
Smith Wants To 'Smash' May 'Back On Her Heels'the "system is rigged against them". In a speech on the highly symbolic site o
Smith Wants To 'Smash' May 'Back On Her Heels'
SKY News / Posted 2 hours ago
the "system is rigged against them". In a speech on the highly symbolic site of the former Orgreave coking plant in South Yorkshire, he said that people were right to be angry and feel that "life is not fair" because of the inequality that has... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Watch live as Owen Smith gives Labour leadership speech on workers' rightsIn a move packed with symbolism, the MP is using a business hub built on the fo
Watch live as Owen Smith gives Labour leadership speech on workers' rights
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 hours ago
In a move packed with symbolism, the MP is using a business hub built on the former Orgreave steel site in South Yorkshire to promise he'll scrap zero-hour contracts. The speech starts just after 11am - watch live on the feed above. He was set to... Read more
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Evening Standard
'Root is really hard on himself - he wants to be a complete player'“Tell me what I need to hear.” That’s a very encouraging sign in a player strai
'Root is really hard on himself - he wants to be a complete player'
Evening Standard / Posted 3 hours ago
“Tell me what I need to hear.” That’s a very encouraging sign in a player straightaway. Jason Gillespie: 'I’ll be back at Yorkshire after the Big Bash’ Five England fast bowlers for the future Five England fast bowlers for the future The... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool is third-best Northern city for business start-upsusing data from Companies House, the official Government register. It is highe
Liverpool is third-best Northern city for business start-ups
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 hours ago
using data from Companies House, the official Government register. It is higher than the 7.42 per 1,000 achieved in South Yorkshire Tyne & Wear, 5.64 and the West Midlands, 5.65, but lower than in West Yorkshire, 8.07 and in Greater Manchester,... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Leeds bin murder trio jailed for lifeareas of Malnieks bedsit and on clothing belonging to Jarvis and Jenkins. Dete
Leeds bin murder trio jailed for life
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 3 hours ago
areas of Malnieks bedsit and on clothing belonging to Jarvis and Jenkins. Detective Superintendent Simon Atkinson, of West Yorkshire Police Homicide and Major Enquiry Team, said: “The murder of Michael Ayres was a completely unnecessary act that... Read more
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HITC Sport
Report: Garry Monk and his coaching staff have been impressed by this Leeds youngsterand he is regarded as Leeds’ best up-and-coming talent. If Vieira does break i
Report: Garry Monk and his coaching staff have been impressed by this Leeds youngster
HITC Sport / Posted 4 hours ago
and he is regarded as Leeds’ best up-and-coming talent. If Vieira does break into Leeds’ first-team, he will join the likes of Charlie Taylor and Alex Mowatt - who have progressed from the youth team to become senior players for the Yorkshire... Read more
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International Business Times
Labour leadership: Owen Smith rolls tanks on to Corbyn's lawn with workplace pledges success are shared more equally between us," Smith will say, during a speech at
Labour leadership: Owen Smith rolls tanks on to Corbyn's lawn with workplace pledges
International Business Times / Posted 4 hours ago
success are shared more equally between us," Smith will say, during a speech at the Orgreave coking plant in South Yorkshire. The former shadow work and pensions secretary will also promise to abolish zero-hours contracts. The flexible... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Cheers! Oldest pub in Leeds city centre hosts four-day beer festivalinclude vanguard Italians Birrificio del Ducato, not to mention start-up Brew A
Cheers! Oldest pub in Leeds city centre hosts four-day beer festival
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 4 hours ago
include vanguard Italians Birrificio del Ducato, not to mention start-up Brew Age. “UK breweries – especially those in Yorkshire – have been eager to get involved too, supplying a host of beers either drawing a heavy influence from European... Read more
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Northern Echo
Four Die In Two-Vehicle Smash In North Yorkshire"Any witnesses to the collision and anyone who saw either of the vehicles prior
Four Die In Two-Vehicle Smash In North Yorkshire
Northern Echo / Posted 4 hours ago
"Any witnesses to the collision and anyone who saw either of the vehicles prior to the crash are asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option two and ask for Lee Cobb of the Major Collision Investigation Team. Or email... Read more
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express
Owen Smith pledges 'equality of outcome' in break with Blair erato be more bold. In a speech to be delivered on the highly symbolic site of th
Owen Smith pledges 'equality of outcome' in break with Blair era
express / Posted 4 hours ago
to be more bold. In a speech to be delivered on the highly symbolic site of the former Orgreave coking plant in South Yorkshire, Mr Smith will urge Labour to "rediscover a sense of national mission for Britain" by committing to fighting for... Read more
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Daily Mirror
A woman has been arrested over alleged threats to Labour MP Naz ShahA woman has been arrested in connection with alleged threats against Labour MP
A woman has been arrested over alleged threats to Labour MP Naz Shah
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
A woman has been arrested in connection with alleged threats against Labour MP Naz Shah. West Yorkshire Police said a 32-year-old woman was arrested last night. A statement from the force said: "West Yorkshire Police can confirm a 32-year-old woman... Read more
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HITC Sport
McClaren eyes Hull jobof last season, but he is being seriously considered by The Tigers. The former
McClaren eyes Hull job
HITC Sport / Posted 5 hours ago
of last season, but he is being seriously considered by The Tigers. The former England boss is still based around North Yorkshire following his time with Middlesbrough, and he would love the chance to have another crack at the top flight with... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Woman arrested over threats to Labour MP Naz Shahhonour killing. Samia Shahid, 28, from Bradford, died last week while visiting
Woman arrested over threats to Labour MP Naz Shah
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
honour killing. Samia Shahid, 28, from Bradford, died last week while visiting relatives in northern Punjab and West Yorkshire Police said it was working with the "relevant authorities" to establish the cause of death. Ms Shah was suspended... Read more
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metro
Woman arrested over threats to kill MP Naz ShahA woman has been arrested in connection with alleged threats against Labour MP
Woman arrested over threats to kill MP Naz Shah
metro / Posted 6 hours ago
A woman has been arrested in connection with alleged threats against Labour MP Naz Shah. West Yorkshire Police said a 32-year-old woman was arrested on Tuesday evening. A statement from the force said: ‘West Yorkshire Police can confirm a... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Raiders coach Cresta believes team are peaking at right time for play-offsto 12 men for almost an hour, edged a 21-18 win at home to Barrow in April. And
Raiders coach Cresta believes team are peaking at right time for play-offs
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
to 12 men for almost an hour, edged a 21-18 win at home to Barrow in April. And looking ahead to Sunday's visit to South Yorkshire Crarey added: “We are just going to take every game as it comes. "We don't know how they are going to shape up... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Going in the right direction! Leeds business leaders make South Bank callmust be about “more than just work and homes”, business leaders declared today.
Going in the right direction! Leeds business leaders make South Bank call
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 6 hours ago
must be about “more than just work and homes”, business leaders declared today. In a report released exclusively to the Yorkshire Evening Post, the West & North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce said regeneration plans for the area could include the... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
£5m Leeds University cycling hub will be a HQ for championsof Sport, said: “This is a success story for cycling in the city and beyond. It
£5m Leeds University cycling hub will be a HQ for champions
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 6 hours ago
of Sport, said: “This is a success story for cycling in the city and beyond. It will ensure cyclists of all abilities in Yorkshire and across the north of England have some of the best facilities in the UK available close to home.” “We’ve... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
First look at new £37m flagship John Lewis store in LeedsThe Yorkshire Evening Post was given a first look at the £37m John Lewis store
First look at new £37m flagship John Lewis store in Leeds
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 6 hours ago
The Yorkshire Evening Post was given a first look at the £37m John Lewis store at Victoria Gate – as two new names sign up to the development. The flagship John Lewis store will be the first to include five shopping floors and also boasts a rooftop... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Urgent warning after police see rise in children playing on train tracksAn urgent warning is being issued to young people in Yorkshire as figures show
Urgent warning after police see rise in children playing on train tracks
Wakefield Today / Posted 6 hours ago
An urgent warning is being issued to young people in Yorkshire as figures show trespass is on the rise across the region. In the last year there has been a 25 per cent rise in the number of reports of trespass over the summer. Longer evenings,... Read more
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York Daily Record
Exercising Buffaloes via Airplane in SpringettsburyMahlon Haines utilized an airplane to exercise buffaloes kept in a pasture at h
Exercising Buffaloes via Airplane in Springettsbury
York Daily Record / Posted 7 hours ago
Mahlon Haines utilized an airplane to exercise buffaloes kept in a pasture at his Yorkshire Ranch in Springettsbury Township. On November 14, 1925, local newspapers reported: “BUFFALOES ARRIVE IN YORK--Directly from the plains of the Government... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Yorkshire Vikings v Notts Outlaws: Trophies next after proud Travis Head earns respectTRAVIS HEAD has hailed his first hundred for Yorkshire as important in helping
Yorkshire Vikings v Notts Outlaws: Trophies next after proud Travis Head earns respect
Wakefield Today / Posted 7 hours ago
TRAVIS HEAD has hailed his first hundred for Yorkshire as important in helping him to win the respect of the club’s senior players. Head smashed 175 on his one-day debut against Leicestershire on Sunday. It was the second-highest individual score... Read more
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Express and Star
Romanian thieves swindled nearly £8k from post offices « Express & Starshops.” Miss Bathsheba Cassel, prosecuting, said the first offence took place
Romanian thieves swindled nearly £8k from post offices « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 8 hours ago
shops.” Miss Bathsheba Cassel, prosecuting, said the first offence took place at a small post office at Leyburn in North Yorkshire in May 2015 where Loi and another man stole 360 Euros by removing them sneakily from a bundle of 650 before... Read more
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International Business Times
Woman arrested in connection with alleged threats against Bradford West MP Naz Shah West Yorkshire police have arrested a woman over alleged threats to Bradford We
Woman arrested in connection with alleged threats against Bradford West MP Naz Shah
International Business Times / Posted 8 hours ago
West Yorkshire police have arrested a woman over alleged threats to Bradford West MP, Naz Shah. The arrest took place on Tuesday evening (26 July). "West Yorkshire police can confirm a 32-year-old woman has been arrested in connection to alleged... Read more
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Northern Echo
"I was just seeing if my sheep were ok" - brave farmer hit over head during suspected sheep theftHospital in Middlesbrough with suspected serious head injuries. Any witnesses
"I was just seeing if my sheep were ok" - brave farmer hit over head during suspected sheep theft
Northern Echo / Posted 8 hours ago
Hospital in Middlesbrough with suspected serious head injuries. Any witnesses to the incident are asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101 and speak to the Force Control Room, quoting ref NYP-25072016-0247 or contact Crimestopppers... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Pros bring new era to Olympic tournamentmedallist who died last June, lit the flame at the 1996 Atlanta Games. "I have
Pros bring new era to Olympic tournament
Otago Daily Times / Posted 11 hours ago
medallist who died last June, lit the flame at the 1996 Atlanta Games. "I have just got to go out and perform and show them that I am half decent," Ali told the Yorkshire Post in February. "Hopefully I can be half as good as the real Ali one... Read more
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