CCTV appeal after man's offensive sexual comments to schoolgirls: Police in Dewsbury seek public's help

POLICE in Dewsbury hunting a man who made offensive sexual comments to two schoolgirls before throwing a brick at one girl have released CCTV images of a man they want to trace.

Measles outbreak in West Yorkshire: Vaccination warning issued

PUBLIC Health England is urging people in Bradford to ensure they have had vaccinations after confirming that measles is circulating in the city.
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Boy, 14, found with serious injuries in Mirfield: Police and paramedics called to street

A BOY aged 14 has been taken to hospital after being found with serious injuries  in Mirfield near Dewsbury this morning.
a police officer on an off-road bike

Police use DNA tagging spray in battle against off-road bikers in Kirklees

A DNA tagging spray is being used by a new police team in Kirklees to identify off-road bikers for prosecution.


Accident causing delays on M62

AN ACCIDENT is causing delays on the M62 in West Yorkshire .
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Car fire on M62 near Leeds: all lanes now open

THE M62 near Leeds is now fully open after a car fire led to lane closures this morning.


Leeds taxi drivers' slow drive protest: Four hours of Monday morning city centre traffic delays expected

TRAFFIC disruption is expected in Leeds city centre on Monday morning as taxi drivers take part in a four-hour long slow drive protest.

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Award in memory of Batley MP Jo Cox: Leeds recognises unsung heroes

THE family of murdered Batley MP Jo Cox are set to present an award in her honour at the first Compassionate City Awards ceremony in Leeds.

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Batley racist attack suspects wore school uniforms

A WOMAN was seriously injured during a racially aggravated assault in Batley by attackers wearing school uniforms.

More than 200 deadly weapons handed in to West Yorkshire Police

MORE than 200 guns, knives and swords were  handed in to West Yorkshire Police during a 13-day surrender.

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Tragic death of seven-year-old West Yorkshire schoolgirl

A SEVEN-year-old girl has died after suffering a medical episode at a school in West Yorkshire today.
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Three boys among five dead after stolen car crashes in Leeds

A BOY aged 12 was among five people killed after a stolen car crashed into a tree in Leeds last night.
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Armed police help sword man badly injured in Batley roof fall

A MAN reportedly armed with a sword suffered serious injuries after he fell from the roof of a building in Batley.

Long delays on M62 after accident - one lane still closed

DRIVERS are facing long delays on the M62 near Leeds this morning after an  accident.

West Yorkshire Fire crews pelted with fireworks and bricks in Halloween night attacks

FIREFIGHTERS in Leeds were among West Yorkshire crews pelted with stones and fireworks during six attacks on Halloween night.
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Arrests over alleged fraudulent charity collection for boy with cancer

POLICE are urging Dewsbury residents to be vigilant following reports of fraudulent charity collectors operating in the area.

The Shoulder of Mutton pub on Howden Clough Road, Morley. Image: Google

Man fighting for life after attack outside Leeds pub

A MAN is fighting for life is hospital following a serious assault outside a Leeds pub.
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