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A touring photography exhibition to mark the centenary of a charity for service veterans with sight problems is showing just what can be achieved with a camera despite visual impairments.
The Blind Veterans UK exhibition features stunning photography taken exclusively by former servicemen and women who are blind or partially sighted.
Sarah Clark reports:
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:
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Police in Sheffield have arrested two further people in connection with a house fire in which a 44-year-old man died.
It takes the total number of arrests to five.
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Nick Clegg was offered a post in the new Lib Dem 'front bench' line up but declined and decided to stay on back benches.
The Prime Minister has led the first Northern Powerhouse trade mission to Singapore and Malaysia.
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.
- 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.
There are severe delays on the M1 motorway southbound - close to Wakefield - due to a broken down vehicle.
SEVERE Queuing traffic and two lanes closed on M1 southbound between J41, A650 (Carrgate) and J40, A638 (Ossett), because of a broken down v