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Punk rocks for Batley Food Bank

A collection of note will be held for Batley’s Food Bank at an annual Punk Rock concert.

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SESSIONS: Personal trainer Craig Simpson, CEO of SimplyFit PT, is pictured with Nathan Stone.

Sessions fit for stroke charity

A personal trainer is working with a stroke survivor to raise funds for charity.

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The van and trailer have been recovered but there are long queues of traffic on the approach to the crash scene. Picture: Crown 2017

Two hours delays on M62 in West Yorkshire after van overturned near Brighouse

Drivers are facing two hours delays on the M62 after a van overturned on the motorway near Brighouse.

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Highways England shared this image of the overturned vehicle. Picture: Crown 2017

M62 lane closure near Brighouse after vehicle overturns

Drivers are being warned to expect delays on the M62 in West Yorkshire this morning after a vehicle overturned.
Transport
Liversedge striker Joe Walton will look to continue his rich scoring form and add to his 15 goals this season when Staveley visit Clayborn on Saturday.

Liversedge hope for return to action

LIVERSEDGE Will hope for a return to action following a two-week enforced weather break with Staveley Miners Welfare the scheduled visitors to Clayborn in the Northern Counties East League Premier Division on Saturday (ko 3pm).

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The Book of Forgotten Authors

10 books to give this Christmas

Are you struggling to find the perfect gift for the book lover in your life? Or are a book worm yourself?

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Bowlers braved freezing temperatures at last Saturdays Spen Victoria Winter Sweep.

Thornton masters difficult conditions to win second Spen Winter Sweep

ANDY Thornton mastered the wintry condition to claim a second victory in the Spen Victoria Winter Sweep last Saturday.

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Thornhill Tennis Clubs Suzy Puskas was named Yorkshire tennis volunteer of the year.

Thornhill’s Suzy scoops Yorkshire Tennis Volunteer of the Year at awards night

Thornhill tennis Club’s Suzy Puskas was crowned Volunteer of the Year at the Yorkshire Tennis Awards evening held in Garforth, Leeds, on Monday evening.

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WIN: Family tickets to The Magical Lantern Festival in Roundhay Park Leeds

Let it glow, let it glow, let it glow!

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Primary school league tables 2017: Yorkshire is worst performing region

Yorkshire is the worst performing region in the country for pupils failing to meet the expected standard by the end of primary school, according to new league tables.

Education
Keanu Reeves stars in John Wick Chapter 2

TV Choice: What to download or stream this week

The best from those new fangled gadgets from December 16 to December 22.
Arts
A Crooked House on Channel 5.

TV Choice: Five of the best shows this week

The best of the week's shows to record or watch from December 16 - December 22.
Arts
The League Of Gentlemen return...

TV Highlights: The League Of Gentlemen and The Royal Variety Performance

The League Of Gentlemen Anniversary Specials Mon-Weds, 9pm, BBC Two

Arts
Missing Poppy.

Can you help find missing dog?

An appeal has been launched to try and find a missing dog in North Kirklees.

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Santa on the beach.

Travel: Escape the mayhem and enjoy warmer climates during Christmas period

Mistletoe pinned conspicuously above doorways, snow-capped rom coms splashed across cinema screens... when it comes to lonelier than thou holidays, Christmas comes a close second to Valentine’s Day.

Lifestyle
Batley Bulldogs forward Brad Hill is set for a stint Down Under having secured a move to Australia Group Nine competition side Albury Thunder, based in New South Wales. Picture: Paul Butterfield

Bulldog Hill set for spell Down Under

Front rower Brad Hill has left Batley Bulldogs for a stint Down Under with Albury Thunder.

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Gadgets: 5 of the best smart TV boxes

We look at 5 of the best smart TV boxes...

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Forest Victorian Tall Wall Greenhouse

Gardening: 5 of the best greenhouses

We look at 5 of the best garden greenhouses...
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Dewsburys Saif Cheema makes his professional boxing debut tomorrow when he takes on Paul Lovell at the North Bridge Leisure Centre in Halifax.

Cheema aiming high as he moves into professional boxing ranks

Dewsbury boxer Saif Cheema is plotting a route to the top as he moves into the paid ranks of professional boxing tomorrow night (Friday).

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Adam Bingham  fresh from helping Batley Boys win the Yorkshire Mens League Premier Division  was in fine form as he handed seven conversions in Hanging Heatons victory over King Cross in Penine League Division Two West last Saturday.

Unbeaten Hanging Heaton march on with impressive home victory

HANGING HEATON ARL Club stretched their unbeaten run to seven matches in Pennine League Division Two West with a 50-12 victory over King Cross Park last Saturday.

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