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Award-winning Ivy Collection opens new restaurants in Harrogate and York

Award-winning Ivy Collection opens new restaurants in Harrogate and York

By Olivia Dobson PRESTIGIOUS restaurant group the Ivy Collection is opening eateries in Harrogate and York – the first to come to the north of England.

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Bradford lights up with spectacular town hall festival

Bradford lights up with spectacular town hall festival

By Rebecca Marano A SPECTACULAR LIGHT SHOW projected on to City Hall has retold the story of Bradford.

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Push to get people active on World Mental Health Day

Push to get people active on World Mental Health Day

Katie Haseldine PEOPLE with mental health problems have been urged to reap the benefits of physical exercise as the 25th World Mental Health Day was marked on October 10.

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Caribbean pioneers to be honoured on stage by Leeds’ Phoenix Dance Theatre

Caribbean pioneers to be honoured on stage by Leeds’ Phoenix Dance Theatre

By Zoha Shah REHEARSALS ARE underway in Leeds for a contemporary dance performance to honour the 70th anniversary of Windrush – the ship that brought the first large group of immigrants to the UK from the Caribbean in 1948.

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Leeds’ largest gambling venue takes part in first ever national Responsible Gambling Week

Leeds’ largest gambling venue takes part in first ever national Responsible Gambling Week

By Jorgie McHale CASINOS AND bookmakers throughout the UK have launched the first ever Responsible Gambling Week. 

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Northern Rail announces 98 new trains across network

Northern Rail announces 98 new trains across network

By Joe Turnbull TRAIN COMPANY Northern Rail has announced it aims to have 98 new trains on the rails by 2020 as part of a wider modernisation project.

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Concerns over rising violence in Selby after two incidents

Concerns over rising violence in Selby after two incidents

By Brandon Norbury PUB MANAGERS and business owners in Selby have expressed concern at rising levels of violence in the town centre after two incidents in the past month.

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Trafford Facebookers help to trace ‘cat-napper’ as owners sought for rescued cats

Trafford Facebookers help to trace ‘cat-napper’ as owners sought for rescued cats

  By Jamie Williams AN APPEAL’S been made to find the owners of nine “stolen” cats after Facebook users in Trafford helped trace a woman who had been keeping 14 missing moggies in her home.

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Charity teams up with Leeds scientist to study spread of breast cancer to brain

Charity teams up with Leeds scientist to study spread of breast cancer to brain

  By Summayah Bhatti A WEST YORKSHIRE scientist has been granted funding by the charity Breast Cancer Now to find a solution to stop secondary breast cancer spreading to the brain.  

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Antibiotics will become less effective, say top doctors

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By Alex Worrall ENGLAND’S CHIEF medical officer has repeated her warning of an “apocalypse” over the growing threat of antibiotic resistance.

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