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The Kirklees Citizens Advice and Law Centre column with Nick Whittingham

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WATCH: Stunning footage of Batley's Step into the Future celebration

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What is balconing? Foreign Office warns Brits on holiday in Spain

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Although travelling to tropical countries can be exciting, it always carries some risk of potentially falling ill

Dangerous tropical illnesses commonly caught abroad – and how to avoid them

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Police numbers have risen in West Yorkshire

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A family association with the Dukes stretching back 150 years

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Do dock leaves cure nettle stings? Here's what to do if you get stung

Environment

Weekend weather round-up: What to expect in Yorkshire over the next three days

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Cycling is being promoted over the summer holidays.

Get on your bike and enjoy Yorkshire's cycle highways

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Ravensthorpe Playing Fields

Charity to throw on free 'Summer break-up' community event

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Union suspends Arriva North strike pending talks in driver-only trains row

Transport
Credit: Highways England.

Here's why there has been traffic disruption on the M62 at Ainley Top

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First phase of Leeds Bradford Airport redevelopment is complete

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Police are appealing for information

Batley boy, three, dies after M62 crash at South Cave

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Man dead after Dewsbury car crash

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Domestic abuse spiked during World Cup, police in West Yorkshire reveal

Crime
The new e-fit issued by police

Detectives issue fresh appeal over robber who punched boy, 13, and stole his crutches

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Record-breaking 999 demand as West Yorkshire Police takes 2,307 calls in one day

Crime
A warning has been issued about a telephone scam

Warning after ‘police officer’ scammers target pensioner

Crime

Students gather for graduation at town hall

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HOT PROSPECTS: Runner up Lyndsey Hepworth and winner Lenah Ahmed.

Young chefs prove they have recipe for success

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Batley Parish CofE School's Class of 1953-54 enjoyed a great time at the Healds Hall reunion.

Former Batley pupils reminisce at reunion

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Principal Ray Henshaw

School bids for £250k to launch careers programme across Yorkshire

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Workshops: Boothroyd Primary Academy pupils take part in one of the mental wellbeing initiatives.

Taking steps to deal with pupil stress

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Union suspends Arriva North strike pending talks in driver-only trains row

Transport

One of the world's hottest cheeses is available in Yorkshire and it's 300 TIMES hotter than Jalapeños

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Enjoy the great outdoors with one of these jobs currently up for grabs around Yorkshire

8 ideal jobs in Yorkshire if you love working outdoors

Business
Enjoy the great outdoors with one of these Leeds jobs currently up for grabs

6 ideal jobs on offer in Leeds if you love working outdoors

Business

Mary Wilson, widow of former Prime Minister Harold Wilson, dies aged 102

Politics
Passengers have suffered unprecedented delays and cancellations on Northern services since new timetables were introduced last week.

'Truly sorry' Northern rail warns it will take weeks to improve services following delays and cancellation chaos across the North

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Should junk food ads be banned before 9pm?

Call for watershed on junk food ads to tackle childhood obesity

Health

‘We will continue to honour her memory’ - Jo Cox’s sister three years after her election as Batley and Spen MP

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The local elections are on May 3.

North Kirklees - local council election results

Politics

Do dock leaves cure nettle stings? Here's what to do if you get stung

Environment
Will the weather in Yorkshire this weekend be bright and sunny or bleak and grey?

Weekend weather round-up: What to expect in Yorkshire over the next three days

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This is why Yorkshire does not currently have a hosepipe ban

Environment
There are some specific poisonous plants which can pose an extreme danger

The poisonous plants that could harm your children - and the symptoms to watch out for

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Leeds Festival to offer emergency contraception to attendees

Health

Where to donate O negative blood in and around Leeds to help with urgent appeal

Health

Buy a brick to show your support for Maggie’s Yorkshire cancer centre

Health

Urgent need for O negative blood in Leeds after heatwave and football World Cup cut donations

Health
More people in Yorkshire and the Humber are donating their organs.

New figures show more people in Yorkshire are donating their organs

Health