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A special service of remembrance has been held in Hull to mark the 100th anniversary of the disasterous Gallipoli campaign. In Australia and New Zealand Anzac Day remembers the thousands who lost their lives in the First World War and later conflicts. Martin Fisher reports.
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New leads following a TV appeal for information to catch a convicted murderer who was on the run from Hull has led to his arrest by North Yorkshire police.
William Kerr who is 53-years-old absconded from a probation hostel in Hull on March 26 which was a breach of his licence conditions and led to a nationwide search for him.
Following an appeal on Crimewatch, officers received new information about his whereabouts which led to his arrest in London after being spotted by detectives from North Yorkshire Police, accompanied by The Metropolitan Police's Homicide Task Force.
Kerr was sentenced to life in prison in 1998 for murder. He was released on licence in January.
Thanks to some information received following the Crimewatch appeal and some further information passed to Crimestoppers we were able to track Kerr to a specific area of London.
The information was vital to the effort to trace Kerr as he indicarted when he was arrested that he was about to leave the London area after seeing himself on Crimewatch. I would like to take this opportunity to thank the people who came forward.
I would also like to thank the Metropolitan Police for their assistance they have given us in our efforts to locate Kerr."
A convicted murderer who went on the run has been arrested in London.
William Kerr was wanted for emergency recall to prison and was featured on Crimewatch on Thursday night.
The 53-year-old was jailed for life for murder at Leeds Crown Court in 1998, and released on licence in January this year. He had absconded from an approved premises in Hull on March 26, which was a breach of his licence conditions.
A special memorial service is taking place in Hull to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings - one of the bloodiest battles of World War 1.
The Deputy Lord Mayor of Hull will be there alongside representatives from the Australian High Commision and members of the Hull Veterans' Support Centre. The service will be followed by wreath laying at the Cenotaph.
The parents of a three-year old boy say they need to raise money for vital equipment to help him get around after he was diagnosed with a life-limiting illness because of a genetic disorder.
Joel Wilkinson's parents were told he has Duchenne's Muscular Dystrophy nine months ago.
There is no treatment and no cure - but more children die from it every year than any other genetic condition. Helen Steel has been to meet Joel and his family
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Over the next fortnight we'll be telling you more about the party leaders visiting our region and making a few more promises along the way.
But how much of it do we believe? Have we made up our minds who we're going to vote for? Indeed, are we going to vote at all?
Adam Fowler has been to Hull to test the political mood:
In two weeks, voting will be over and results from the general election will be known.
Experts are describing it as the most unpredictable vote in recent times with opinion polls still pointing towards it being a hung parliament with no party winning an overall majority.
That's putting more focus than in previous ballots on what all the candidates are saying - not just the biggest two parties.
James Webster reports on the renewed interest in the smaller parties: