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Army bomb disposal team called after police found 'unknown chemicals' at Wakefield flat

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Haydn Avenue, Stanley, Wakefield. Photo: Google

Man dead after reports of assault in Wakefield

Fun run 'Run For Jo' in memory of Jo Cox held at Oakwell Hall and Country Park, Birtsall. Pictured Jo's husband Brendan, with Jo's sister Kim, and Eddie Izzard, stand-up comedian, actor, writer and political activist, before the start of the race.

Hundreds join Eddie Izzard in fun run to remember Jo Cox

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Lodge open day at Blenheim House


Jo Cox's children unveil memorial plaque

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Vigil in Batley to remember terror attack victims

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Headlands Street, Liversedge. Photo: Google

Teenager attacked and robbed in Liversedge

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Patrols increased after man finds 'racially aggravated' graffiti on wall in attack at Heckmondwike home

Police officers man a cordon in Finsbury Park, north London, after a van struck pedestrians. PA

Vigil in Batley to remember terror attack victims

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Michael Padgett returned impressive figures of 6-44 as Moorlands maintained their fine form in the Drakes Huddersfield Premiership with victory over Skelmanthorpe last Saturday.

Moorlands march on with ninth Premiership success

George Woodcock continued his impressive scoring run for Thornhill Trojans when he crossed during their Heavy Woollen Jim Brown Cup semi-final victory over Dewsbury Celtic last Thursday.

Trojans bid for hat-trick of Heavy Woollen Cup victories

Sam Ottewell scored a hat-trick for Sharks against Batley Boys.

Ottewell bags treble as Sharks overcome Batley Boys in Jim Brown Cup semi


Holders Woodlands book a place in Priestley Shield second round


Batley Boys win to move clear at top of Premier


Bulldogs plotting assault on Shield


Batley fans plan charity walk to Wembley


Doncaster Racecourse announces Rudimental will perform on Saturday July 1 after Mark Ronson cancels

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By Mike Hobson.

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