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Huddersfield patient waited over an hour for 999 ambulance

Paramedic source says problem was common during winter crisis

Hot embers spark blaze at Deighton house

Man treated by paramedics after trying to put out blaze

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A man has been injured in a building-site fall in Dewsbury

Fire crews and paramedics were called to Caledonian Road, Saville Town

Motorcyclist badly hurt in Holmfirth crash

Road closed as 999 crews help stricken rider following collision involving a van at lunchtime today - Wednesday

Woman who fell from town-centre car park dies in hospital

The 24-year-old plunged more than 50ft from the top of the Queensgate multi-storey


Woman in car park horror plunge in Huddersfield

It is believed the woman had driven a car in to Queensgate multi-storey car park and made her way up to the top floor

Man suffers serious head injury in multi-vehicle smash outside Dewsbury Hospital

Mini Cooper embedded in a wall after crash involving lorry and three other cars

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Yorkshire Ambulance Service and Unite union end two-year feud

Ambulance chief agrees to restore union recognition and build a new relationship

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Health unions consulted over government pay rise offer

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NHS strike suspended after breakthrough talks

Ambulance bosses confirm emergency 999 calls may be re-classified

Service claims emergency call system is regularly checked

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Health watchdog moves in to probe Yorkshire Ambulance Service

Formal inspection begins same day as claims of mishandling of 999 calls

Dewsbury paramedic suspended after inviting one woman colleague to join in group sex and showing another lewd pic

Among a string of complaints against ex- Club 18-30 rep Richard Senior, a watchdog heard he showed a woman co-worker at Dewsbury ambulance station a graphic picture of him involved in a sex act

Dewsbury rail death was 20-year-old man from Batley, reveal British Transport Police

Tragedy took place on Saturday, near Dewsbury Station

Two found dead on rail tracks in Hipperholme and Dewsbury named

The woman was killed at Hipperholme Tunnel on December 29 and the man was found on the tracks at Dewsbury on December 31

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British Transport Police still to formally identify man found dead on tracks near Dewsbury Railway Station

Officers working to contact family of man said to be from Ossett


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