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10 books to give this Christmas

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Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, has written to Northern Powerhouse Minister Jake Berry about Yorkshire devolution.

Exclusive: Archbishop’s intervention could finally end Yorkshire devolution stalemate

Politics
Police.

New report praises West Yorkshire Police

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Human trafficker wanted by police is arrested in West Yorkshire

Crime

Knifepoint robber in hi-vis vest injured Dewsbury shopkeeper as he stole till

Crime

Wooden Spoon funds boost for centre revamp

News

MD completes Essential Care Group buyout

News
Dewsburys Elim Church, complete with new roof.

£79,000 grant raises the roof at Elim church

News
AWARD: Tim Hare Vice Lord-Lieutenant presents the Queens Award to Hanif Mayet, chairman of the club.

Mount bowled over by awards

News
Spen ACs Simon Bolland at the West Yorkshire Cross Country in Keighley.

Spen Senior Men secure fifth place finish at West Yorkshire Cross Country

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England's Gary Ballance

The Ashes: Patient Gary Ballance awaits Ashes call

Sport
Action from the latest event held in Crow Nest Park last Saturday. Pictures: Allan McKenzie

Roberttown’s Peck wins latest Dewsbury Park run

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Kemar Roofe scores his third goal against Queens Park Rangers  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Leeds United aiming to home in on top six

Football

Batley Boys, Shaw Cross and Thornhill Trojans find out Challenge Cup opponents

Rugby

Change of scenery as Yorkshire choose to hone their preparations in South Africa

Sport

Freezing temperatures sees local football programme decimated

Football

The Ashes: We still believe we can do something special, insists Yorkshire’s Jonny Bairstow

Sport
The Book of Forgotten Authors

10 books to give this Christmas

News
Will Varley, gig at the Brudenell Social Club.

Will Varley’s show of ‘Spirit’ at the Brudenell

Music
Good Charlotte, set to co-headline the 2018 Slam Dunk Festival.

Good Charlotte announced as co-headliners for Slam Dunk

Music
Katie and Giancarlo Caldesi.

Food & Drink: Bring a taste of Tuscany to your home - how to make pork tenderloin

Whats on
Katie and Giancarlo Caldesi.

Food & Drink: Bring a taste of Tuscany to your - how to make pork tenderloin

Whats on
Christmas at the Gendarmenmarkt.

Travel: A sparkling taste of Christmas in Germany’s capital city of contrasts

Lifestyle