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  1. Ex-Service Notes Women a little closer to combatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    The review, launched in May, has ended the long-held view that mixed close-ground combat units would have an adverse effect on cohesion between troops. However, it also calls for further research into the physiological demands placed on those in close-combat roles before a final decision is made on lifting the current exclusion on women.

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  2. Two of our dinosaurs are missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    TWO landmark dinosaur sculptures which were the focal point of a Bradford diner have been wrecked in a mystery attack. A five feet tall fibreglass model of a Velociraptor was ripped from its plinth in the beer garden of Harry's Carvery on Whitehall Road, Wyke , early on Saturday.

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  3. Celebrating your Leeds heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yorkshire Evening Post

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. In the run up to Christmas we asked our readers to reflect on the year and nominate those who had truly made a difference to our city and communities.

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  4. Keighley-district schoolchildren help needy youngsters in Eastern EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Keighleynews.co.uk

    Rotarian Tony Caunt and wife Judy, an honorary Rotarian, are pictured in the warehouse of president Robert Morphet, managing director of Joseph A Hey & Son Ltd, Funeral Directors. ALMOST 200 children in Eastern Europe will have a better Christmas as a result of work by pupils and parents at Keighley-district schools.

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  5. Man taken to hospital after trying to fight house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    A MAN was taken to hospital tonight after trying to tackle a fire which broke out in the bedroom of a house in Cleckheaton . Firefighters were called to the detached house in the Moor Bottom area to reports of a fire in a first floor bedroom.

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  6. Wetherby councillors have their say on Leeds devolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Ripon Gazette

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. As more and more people across the UK take up the call for 'English votes for English laws', Wetherby's councillors are having their say on the pros and cons of devolution.

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  7. Take away worker is in a critical but stable condition after Westgate disturbanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Hemsworth and South Elmsall Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A take away worker who was seriously injured in a large-scale disturbance on Westgate is in a critical but stable condition.

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  8. Teachers join in the fight against EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Brighouse Echo

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A Halifax teacher has joined in the fight against Ebola by putting his vocals to Teacher Aid - a special version of Band Aid 30. Stephen Higgins, 28, of Southowram is a humanities teacher at Royds Hall Community School, Huddersfield, and teamed up with other teachers to record the charity single.

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  9. Hughie Chambers was unbeaten for Unity ERead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    HERMITS B's Ian Warner finished the first half of the Bradford Table Tennis League season with a flourish to cap a string of impressive displays in what is a very strong Division One. Warner led Hermits B to the Division Two title last year, and has produced some excellent performances for the team this time around, finishing with a treble in a 6-4 victory over Hermits A. He has played every match so far and has won 22 out of 36 for an average of 61.11, including wins over Deo Jones of Yeadon and Shayan Siraj of Embassy Police A. Hermits B have finished in ninth place, so will be in Division 1B in the second half of the season but if Warner continues his current form they should be challenging for a top-two place.

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  10. In this week's Dewsbury ReporterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Dewsbury Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. In this week's Reporter, a drug-addicted prostitute and her pimp have been jailed for the murder of a much-loved father.

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  11. A 160k plans to improve Burnley railway station revealed - ahead of new faster service to ManchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Lancashire Telegraph

    PLANS for a A 160,000 scheme to improve a Burnley railway station - ahead of the new faster service to Manchester - have been revealed. Work on Rose Grove station will include the provision of a new shelter and CCTV for added security, with an electronic display to advise passengers of the next available train on the two platforms.

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  12. In this week's Batley and Birstall NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Batley Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. In this week's News, an elderly widow disturbed burglars who had got into the bedroom of her Batley home.

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  13. Tributes paid to pioneering former Bradford Northern secretary Doris BeardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    TRIBUTES have been paid following the death of pioneering former Bradford Northern secretary Doris Beard, who has passed away aged 94. Doris made history in becoming the first-ever female secretary in professional rugby league when she was appointed assistant secretary to Eric England in 1953. Doris, who was working on the evening of the 1954 Challenge Cup final replay between Warrington and Halifax, died in Calderdale Royal Hospital on December 13. "It was through my mum that I caught the rugby league bug and the Northern one in particular that I still have today," he said.

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  14. Character pulls Avenue throughRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    BRADFORD Park Avenue have handed Dewsbury Rangers their first defeat of the season in the Huddersfield RCD League's Under-12 Division Two. Avenue trailed 1-0 at half-time, but showed great character to turn it around in the second half , with goals from Callum Delaney and Ellis Martin.

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  15. Inside the Huddersfield medicine factory that you may not know even existedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | IcChuddersfield

    Huddersfield unit has been around for 50 years producing pills, potions and drugs and even adrenaline for the Carl Froch v George Groves world title fight The company has since upped sticks to Nottingham and Linthwaite cough medicine specialists Thornton and Ross are the highest profile medicine firms in these parts. But did you know Huddersfield Royal Infirmary has its own unit producing gallons of creams, liquids for injections and a host of other key potions and pills? The facility has been there more than 50 years and is not only producing pharmaceuticals for Huddersfield but for hospitals across Yorkshire and beyond.

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  16. Craven mart's farmers of the year namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Darlington and Stockton Times

    The family farm at Fold House, Drebley, near Burnsall, and won the breeding and store cattle category through multiple prizes, particularly with their young bulls, before taking the overall title. The award recognises the contribution of the mart's regular vendors.

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  17. Doris Beard's reign as secretary of Bradford Northern attracted national media coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    TRIBUTES have been paid following the death of pioneering former Bradford Northern secretary Doris Beard, who has passed away aged 94. Doris made history in becoming the first-ever female secretary in professional rugby league when she was appointed assistant secretary to Eric England in 1953. Doris, who was working on the evening of the 1954 Challenge Cup final replay between Warrington and Halifax, died in Calderdale Royal Hospital on December 13. "It was through my mum that I caught the rugby league bug and the Northern one in particular that I still have today," he said.

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  18. Bereaved councillor starts hospice appeal in wife's memoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    A BEREAVED councillor hopes to raise enough cash to build a summerhouse at the hospice where his wife was cared for. Councillor Glen Miller , leader of the Conservative group at Bradford Council, lost his wife of 33 years, Vivienne, to cancer in early October.

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  19. Thorpe the inaugural Simon Lees Trophy winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    A MAN who has given over 60 years' service to one club has won the Foster's Halifax League's inaugural Simon Lees Trophy. The citation read: "He has been a committed and dedicated groundsman for 30 years, consistently producing among the best wickets within the area - despite the increasing club demands.

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  20. Ilkley Town secure place in Wharfedale FA Cup final for third-successive yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Wharfedale Observer

    ILKLEY Town reached their third-successive Wharfedale & District FA Cup final after a well-contested semi-final at Hanson's Field. An 11am pitch inspection deemed the soggy surface to be playable and the two teams knew that the going would be tough as the conditions deteriorated as the game progressed.

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