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Yorkshire asylum seeker waiting for deportation result feels like he is ‘on death row’

Yorkshire asylum seeker waiting for deportation result feels like he is ‘on death row’

By Roseann Hughes A CAMPAIGN’S underway to help a Leeds asylum seeker who fears he will be killed if he is sent back to Africa.

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Ivory seizures hit record level as UK prepares to strengthen trade laws to help dwindling elephant population

Ivory seizures hit record level as UK prepares to strengthen trade laws to help dwindling elephant population

By Polly Robinson A RECORD 40 tonnes of trafficked ivory was recovered last year, according to a new report released as the UK prepares to introduce tougher rules to protect elephants.

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Circus comes under fire from Yorkshire animal rights charity

Circus  comes under fire from Yorkshire animal rights charity

By Ailsa Rochester A circus has been condemned by a Bradford animal rights group over the living conditions of their animals as the circus begins its two week run in the city today. Circus Mondao, which boasts a range of exotic animals, including a zebra and camels, travels across the UK regularly and recently arrived in Thornton to perform their […]

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