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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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For sale: 500-year-old home with its own great hall

A period property built during the English Civil War which has its own great hall has gone on the market.

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By Imran Patel.

Your Picture of the Week - November 10

Bonfire night sparkler, by Imran Patel.

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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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By Gareth Nolan.

Your Picture of the Week - November 3

Sunset at Oakwell Hall Country Park, by Gareth Nolan.

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By Nigel Auty.

Your Picture of the Week - October 27

Fungi at Oakwell Hall Country Park, by Nigel Auty.

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By Graham Athey.

Your Picture of the Week - October 20

Graham Athey snapped this superb photo whilst fishing at Kirklees Lagoon.

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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 Graham Athey.

Your Picture of the Week - October 6

Graham Athey snapped this dragonfly whilst fishing at Kirklees Lagoon.

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By John M Haigh.

Your Picture of the Week - September 29

A common carder bee feasting on a buddleia bush in Thornhill Rectory Park. This lovely photo was taken by reader John M Haigh of Combs Road, Thornhill.

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By David Castle.

Your Picture of the Week - September 22

This beautiful sunset was taken by reader David Castle through an arch in his garden in Cleckheaton.

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By Paul Hardill.

Reader’s Picture of the Week- September 15

A glorious sunset over Gomersal. This superb photo was taken by reader Paul Hardill from his back garden.

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By John M Haigh.

Reader’s Picture of the Week - September 8

This delightful photo of a squirrel in Rectory Park, Thornhill, was taken by reader John M Haigh.

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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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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 Bob Porritt.

Reader’s Picture of the Week - August 11

This green woodpecker was snapped in Crow Nest Park by reader Bob Porritt.

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On this day in Yorkshire 1976

On this day in Yorkshire 1976

Hosepipe Patrols to Attract Dodgers

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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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