A woman from Leeds has penned her debut novel with the help of new voice technology.Read the full story ›
Today marks the 30th anniversary of the end of the miner's strike.
The bitter dispute left lasting scars in communities throughout the region.
Now, with the industry facing extinction there are still calls from some MPs, union officials and academics for an investigation into the strike and the actions of those surrounding it.
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A woman from Leeds who has suffered from multiple sclerosis for 30 years has written a novel using voice activated technology.
Sandra Boyle, who lives in a care home in Harrogate, wrote her novel as a New Year's resolution, and is already working on the sequel.
Weather: early morning forecast with Jon MitchellRead the full story ›
A Yorkshire security guard has returned home after travelling to Kurdistan - to fight against the terrorist organisation Isis
Yasir Abdulla has spent six months fighting in Kurdistan, the home country he left 15 years ago to move to Britain, because he was appalled at the brutality of the organisation he says has tortured and killed his countrymen and women.
We cannot independently verify the pictures in this report, but Yasir says they were filmed by him in an area of Northern Iraq which I.S is attempting to infiltrate.
Michael Billington reports
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A farm in Barnsley has live-tweeted the births of dozens of lambs in the last few daysRead the full story ›
It's meteorological spring but snow showers bring a wintry theme to the new week. What's in store towards weekend? Jon has the forecast.Read the full story ›
A man has been arrested by detectives investigating a serious assault in Leeds city centre which left a 23-year-old man critically ill in hospital.
The victim, who is from Wakefield, was allegedly attacked by two men outside Club Mission early yesterday morning (Sunday March 1, 2015) and taken to Leeds General Infimary suffering from serious head injuries.
A 23-year-old man was arrested last night in the west Midlands. He has been transported to Leeds where he is currently in custody on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm.