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30 pictures that prove Yorkshire is the most beautiful place in Britain

Goathland, near Whitby

Take a look at these stunning snaps of our green and pleasant land

Huddersfield firefighter thrown from bike after getting tangled in BT cable on Shepley road that was reported three years ago

BT cable hanging on Lane Head Road, Shepley, that caused Birdsedge cyclist Gareth Lockwood to crash
Anger after dangerous cable not removed three years after incident

I've a British husband and two British children - but I could be deported: Read all about Slaithwaite mum Katherine Tate's battle to stay in UK

Huge support for Slaithwaite couple fighting deportation threat

Broom broom: Vine video star Tish Simmonds on the positives and perils of social media stardom

Tish, of Skelmanthorpe, says she has no idea why her videos, which have been viewed millions of times, are so popular

Which Yorkshire legend are you? Take our quiz to find out

Which Yorkshire legend are you?
Are you Batty or Boycott? Take out test to find out

LISTEN: Space age sounds come back down to earth this weekend at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park

David Young with one of his Theremin Bollards at Yorkshire Sculpture Park. updated
Would-be musicians join the pro ranks

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  • NEWS: I've a British husband and two British children - but I could be deported: Read all about Slaithwaite mum Katherine Tate's battle to stay in UK.

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  • NEWS: You hopefully won't need us to tell you how beautiful our county is, but in case you'd like a refresher, we've posted some of our favourite snaps here.

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  • NEWS: Harold Wilson has been posthumously leading celebrations for Yorkshire Day in Huddersfield.

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  • Hello there, everyone, and a very happy Yorkshire Day to you all! Hope you're enjoying a great celebration lunch. I will be with you for the next few hours to bring you the latest news and travel updates

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  • BYE! Well, that' all from me today. Handing over to my colleague Chloe Glover.

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  • TRAVEL: Traffic moving well on A62 Castlegate / Queensgate around A616 Chapel Hill.

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  • TRAVEL: Slow traffic on A629 Wakefield Road between Southgate (Shorehead Roundabout) and B6432 Firth Street (New Wharf Traffic lights).

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  • St John’s Church, Kirkheaton will be running a Bible Summer School on five Wednesdays from 30th July, 7.30 pm. And it's free.

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  • NEWS: Rolling hills, sprawling dales, meadows, dramatic cliff tops, sensational shores...Yorkshire really does have it all when it comes to scenery.

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  • TRAVEL: Temporary traffic lights and water main work on A641 Bradford Road at Cobcroft Road/Flint Street.

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David Young with one of his Theremin Bollards at Yorkshire Sculpture Park. updated

LISTEN: Space age sounds come back down to earth this weekend at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Would-be musicians join the pro ranks

30 pictures that prove Yorkshire is the most beautiful place in Britain

Goathland, near Whitby
Take a look at these stunning snaps of our green and pleasant land

Scores of cyclists in Huddersfield bike ride tribute to injured John Radford

updated
Tour de France legend Brian Robinson sets riders on their way from Huddersfield

Huddersfield firefighter thrown from bike after getting tangled in BT cable on Shepley road that was reported three years ago

BT cable hanging on Lane Head Road, Shepley, that caused Birdsedge cyclist Gareth Lockwood to crash
Anger after dangerous cable not removed three years after incident

Championship transfer gossip: Middlesbrough close in on triple Chelsea swoop as Van Wolfswinkel edges towards a Norwich departure

PLUS: Derby enter the scramble for Blackburn frontman and Blackpool set to snap up Spanish midfielder

Huddersfield Town hoping Danny Ward will return to action against Oldham Athletic in friendly at Boundary Park but James Vaughan won't be risked

Striker James Vaughan not ready to be risked by manager Mark Robins

Huddersfield Town boss Mark Robins checking on striker James Vaughan for friendly at Oldham Athletic

Loan signing Radoslaw Majewski looking for second appearance

Joe Lolley is feeling as fit as ever and determined to make an impact with Huddersfield Town in the Championship season

Watford (1) v Huddersfield Town (4) - Joe Lolley celebrates his goal
Eager to cement place for opening match against Bournemouth

Huddersfield Giants winger Jermaine McGillvary aims to keep his try scoring exploits going

Prolific scorer expects tough derby showdown against Wakefield

Huddersfield Giants learn joinery on Kirklees Construction and Skills Academy scheme to help rugby pros after sporting careers end

Chris Bailey, Brett Ferres and Larne Patrick learn skills on Kirklees Construction and Skills Academy course

Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson ready for blood and thunder derby

Head coach admits a lot is on the line against Wakefield

Championship transfer gossip: Middlesbrough close in on triple Chelsea swoop as Van Wolfswinkel edges towards a Norwich departure

PLUS: Derby enter the scramble for Blackburn frontman and Blackpool set to snap up Spanish midfielder

Huddersfield Town hoping Danny Ward will return to action against Oldham Athletic in friendly at Boundary Park but James Vaughan won't be risked

Striker James Vaughan not ready to be risked by manager Mark Robins

Huddersfield Town boss Mark Robins checking on striker James Vaughan for friendly at Oldham Athletic

Loan signing Radoslaw Majewski looking for second appearance
David Young with one of his Theremin Bollards at Yorkshire Sculpture Park. updated

LISTEN: Space age sounds come back down to earth this weekend at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Would-be musicians join the pro ranks

Restaurant Review: The Carriage House in Marsden

Country inn has an enjoyable and unexpected Turkish dimension

Wuthering Heights comes home to Yorkshire

The Chapterhouse Theatre Company is bringing Wuthering Heights to Oakwell Hall
An outdoor performance of Wuthering Heights will take place in the magical setting of Oakwell Hall
Paul Beasley, joint managing director of Brighouse-based recuitment firm Transline

Transline Group opens office in Poland

Brighouse-based recruitment firm Transline Group is set to benefit from the £1bn Polish recruitment market

LV= rated best insurer for customer satisfaction

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Insurer LV= scored highly in a survey of 10,000 cobnsumers across the UK

Clough & Co warns tradespeople over HMRC campaign

Nigel Westman, partner at Clough & Company in Cleckheaton
HMRC is targeting painters and decorators in the first phase of a benchmarking campaign to check they are paying the correct amount of tax

Videos & Photos

David Young with one of his Theremin Bollards at Yorkshire Sculpture Park. updated

LISTEN: Space age sounds come back down to earth this weekend at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Goathland, near Whitby

30 pictures that prove Yorkshire is the most beautiful place in Britain

updated

Scores of cyclists in Huddersfield bike ride tribute to injured John Radford

Eastbourne Pier fire

Morning news headlines: Gaza ceasefire welcomed, DNA project, Tories favour UKIP deal

The latest news from around the globe

Former police officer accused at inquests of witnessing 'the whole Hillsborough lie'

View from the police control box towards the Leppings Lane terrace at Hillsborough (picture from Hillsborough Inquests)
Retired PC Michael Ryan urged to tell the truth

Live: Eastbourne Pier fire - updates as blaze rips through landmark building

Eastbourne Pier fire
Pictures show onlookers watching thick black smoke rising up from the pier and its building

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