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Yorkshire author writes book about Jeremy Bamber case

Thirty years after the murder of a family of five which shocked the nation, a Yorkshire author says she has written the definitive book on the subject.

The man who carried out the cold blooded killings - Jeremy Bamber - has maintained his innocence for years - but Carol Ann Lee says despite extensive inquiries she can find no one who says Bamber did not do it.

Bamber is still trying to win his freedom from his cell in Wakefield Prison.

Chris Kiddey reports:


PM leads 'Northern Powerhouse' delegation to south-east Asia

The Prime Minister has led the first Northern Powerhouse trade mission to Singapore and Malaysia.

Credit: Press Association

Officials from Leeds City Council and Sheffield University are part of the delegation which also includes representatives from five other Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire groups.

These are:

  • Wosskow Brown Solicitors LLP– Yorks & Humber (Sheffield)
  • Pitman Training Group Ltd (Wetherby)
  • Concept Smoke Screen Ltd (Boston, Lincs)
  • Turner & Townsend –Yorks & Humber (Horsforth, Leeds)
  • West and North Yorkshire Chamber – Yorks & Humber

In total 62 northern companies are in Singapore and Malaysia. The delegation represents a total turnover in excess of £10 billion, with a combined workforce of over 50,000.

The government is committed to ensuring the UK’s northern regions play their part in rebalancing our economy. With so much untapped potential, I’m delighted to be part of this first Northern Powerhouse trade mission – the first of what I hope will be many.

– Prime Minister David Cameron
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