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A police motorcycle rider high fives with the spectators

Forget the Tour de Yorkshire riders - the police stole the show!

Police asked everyone to share their pictures on Twitter with a special hashtag

Up to 1.5 million people pack the streets for the Tour de Yorkshire

And experts believe the race brought as much as £40m to the local economy

Pictures: Fun run in aid of Isaac Nash Trust

Highburton fun run brings community together

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A police motorcycle rider high fives with the spectators

Forget the Tour de Yorkshire riders - the police stole the show!

Police asked everyone to share their pictures on Twitter with a special hashtag

Up to 1.5 million people pack the streets for the Tour de Yorkshire

And experts believe the race brought as much as £40m to the local economy

Pictures: Fun run in aid of Isaac Nash Trust

Highburton fun run brings community together

Colne Valley comes out to cheer on the Tour de Yorkshire cyclists

Marsden, Slaithwaite and Scapegoat Hill get in on the cycling action

Hundreds pack streets to welcome local Tour de Yorkshire hero Gabz Cullaigh

Fantastic atmosphere as rain clouds disperse to leave blue skies for inaugural Tour de Yorkshire

Pizza delivery man ambushed and robbed by three youths

The teenagers ordered the pizzas and then robbed the delivery driver for them

Blackpool fans apologise after pitch invasion halts Town final game

Town supporters praised for their behaviour and Pedal for Pounds cyclists' efforts recognised

Thousands line streets for second day of the Tour de Yorkshire

The women's race and stage two of the men's event draw the crowds

Fury after Holmfirth left without Post Office for three weeks

Councillor inundated with complaints from people who were left without the service due to a refurbishment and a staffing crisis

Pictures and video: Huddersfield Tesco checkout colleagues' new look after hair shave fundraiser

Linda Simpson and Scott Wisely submitted to the razor for Diabetes UK and the British Heart Foundation

Pictures and video: Lego fans flock to the Mining Museum as two world records attempted

The museum hosted the Yorkshire Brick Show – one of the largest annual displays of Lego models in the region – and families could create their own

It's a girl! Duchess of Cambridge gives birth to a girl

New princess born on May 2 weighs 8lbs 3oz

The Big Picture: David Hobspon

The Big Picture: Expat David Hobson's Yorkshire pride

Check out David Hobson's colourful gallery

Missing Shepley First World War plaque turns up at auction - 200 miles away

Kirkburton parish councillor Dave Bradbury hopes to bring it back to village

Clr Vivien Lees-Hamilton.

Councillor Vivien Lees-Hamilton calls in police over confrontation with Kirklees Council road contractors

Mayor of Mirfield left "frightened" by workmen who blocked her car

Video: Mother's heartfelt appeal as arsonist remains free - 18 years after her son's death

Joe McCafferty was just seven-years-old when he suffered fatal in an arson attack in Marsh

Joshua Rowe locked up for nine years after Dalton machete attack

Victim almost died after arm was almost 'amputated' and he lost two litres of blood

Clr Nicola Turner, Colne Valley Lib Dem

Local elections 2015: The Liberal Democrats share some of their policies for Kirklees

Liberal Democrats put community and democracy at heart of local campaign

Local elections 2015: TUSC shares some of its policies for Kirklees

Why the TUSC says change is needed inside Kirklees Council

The devastating scene in the Almondbury/Farnley Tyas area after contractors from Norther Powergrid struck

Almondbury residents angered after mature oak trees felled

Contractor for Northern Powergrid said to be responsible

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A police motorcycle rider high fives with the spectators

Forget the Tour de Yorkshire riders - the police stole the show!

Up to 1.5 million people pack the streets for the Tour de Yorkshire

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