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20 years since his death Billy Bremner’s legacy remains as strong as ever

20 years since his death Billy Bremner’s legacy remains as strong as ever

By Ian Molyneaux                                                                                               Photo by @WacoeeOnline Today marks the 20th anniversary since the iconic […]

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Special Christmas tree of wishes in Leeds could help boost bee population

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A DISPLAY of Christmas wishes in a Leeds shopping centre could end up helping the struggling bee population.

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Tykes not so tight as Yorkshire Lotto players admit they would be happy to scoop just £10,000

Tykes not so tight as Yorkshire Lotto players admit they would be happy to scoop just £10,000

By Katie Hasledine WHEN PEOPLE think about winning the lottery, yachts, expensive cars and holiday homes usually come to mind. But not the people of Yorkshire.

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Warning that flu virus could be be one of worst this decade

Warning that flu virus could be be one of worst this decade

By Georgi Cox DOCTORS have said that this year’s winter flu virus could be “one of the worst of the decade” after Australia’s recent epidemic.

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Yorkshire’s dreams of playing in football World Cup nearing fruition

Yorkshire’s dreams of playing in football World Cup nearing fruition

By Simon Crowe THE PEOPLE of Yorkshire could soon see their own county playing on the international stage.

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Leeds WinterFest returns for World Vegan Month

Leeds WinterFest invites visitors to sample a wide variety of ethical produce

By Polly Robinson ONE OF the UK’s biggest vegan festivals returns to Leeds this weekend. Leeds WinterFest takes place on November 26 in Leeds Town Hall and will celebrate all aspects of vegan life alongside World Vegan Month.

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Commuters in Keighley confused over choice of Barnsley accent for bus announcements

Commuters in Keighley confused over choice of Barnsley accent for bus announcements

    By Katie Haseldine Commuters on a new ‘talking’ bus service in West Yorkshire are confused over the choice of accent which describes the route.

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Weaponised fish custard and the Brontë legacy: The NaNoWriMo novelling phenomenon taking over Yorkshire

A NaNoToon from 2016 – a typical scene at a ‘write-in’; coffee, laptops, and bizarre, book-related conversations. Copyright of Errol Elumir.

By Tania Jacquier HUNDREDS OF people in Yorkshire are preparing to put their lives on hold for a month as they tackle a marathon 50,000 word novel-writing challenge.

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DJ Format and MC Abdominal to play York next week

DJ Format and MC Abdominal to play York next week

By Katie Haseldine CRITICALLY ACLAIMED DJ Format will play in York next week, alongside MC Abdominal. The Southampton-born hip-hop DJ will be touring for his fifth album, Still Hungry, and stopping off at the Fibbers in York for his only Yorkshire gig this year.

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Unpaid internships branded slave labour as Lords debate a ban

Unpaid internships branded slave labour as Lords debate a ban

  By Jorgie McHale-Ramsell UNPAID INTERNSHIPS have been compared to modern slavery in a debate in the House of Lords this morning. Lord Mitchell told the chamber: “Unpaid interns are slaves – it’s our duty to stop it.”

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