Tag Archives: West Yorkshire

West Yorkshire vicar “sickened” by news of solider’s killing

By Leeds Northern reporters Tributes have been pouring in from communities in West Yorkshire for the soldier who was hacked to death in a terrorist attack in Woolwich.

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Rugby stars present trophy to youngsters at Leeds tag rugby competition.

    By Jonnel Benjamin   Children from two Leeds primary schools have won the honour of playing tag rugby at Twickenham ahead of the city playing host to the Rugby League World Cup later this year.

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Hard shoulder scheme to ease traffic congestion on M62 in West Yorkshire

By Daniel Lynch & Tom Swain A stretch of the M62 motorway in West Yorkshire has become the first in the north of England to allow motorists to use the hard shoulder during busy periods.

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Boost in ticket sales after Bradford City’s promotion success

By Daniel Lynch Season ticket sales have seen a massive boost after Bradford City AFC’s promotion to League One. And fans from across West Yorkshire have been rushing to buy next season’s kit – with more shirts sold in two days … Continue reading

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900 games for non-league legend “Willy”

  by James Grayson A non-league footballer played his 900th game last night – and now has set his sights on making 1000 career appearances.

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Stalemate for Guiseley and Halifax in play-offs first leg

By Shaun Moloney Guiseley and FC Halifax Town seem to be impossible to separate after completing their third 1-1 draw of the season in the first leg of the Blue Square Bet North play-offs semi-finals at The Shay last night. … Continue reading

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£2 million of public money to be re-paid to Leeds Council

A development company must pay Leeds City Council £2m in interim court costs after a failed attempt to sue over the development rights of Leeds Arena. In Leeds High Court on Thursday, Mr Justice Supperstone said that the case “should … Continue reading

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