More than 300 members of Wakefield's businesses community attended the 4th annual Charity Christmas Lunch at the Cedar Court Hotel.
The event raised more than £25,000 which this year will be split between the Theatre Royal Wakefield's Performance Academy and MY Burns Club which helps children recovering from burns, based at Pinderfields Hospital.
The event is about local businesses making a difference, raising funds for young people in the Wakefield district.
Andrew Broadhead, 42, and his eight-year-old daughter Kiera died in the blaze at their home in Stanley in October.Read the full story ›
Two lanes are closed and there is queueing traffic due to a vehicle fire on M1 Northbound between J40 A638 (Ossett / Wakefield) and J41 A650 (Carrgate).
Lanes one and two (of four) is closed.
A mother has spoken of her anguish after thousands of pounds were stolen which had been raised to pay for her poorly daughter's treatment.Read the full story ›
Reports of a loose horse on Baker Lane in Stanley. Police are attending but please take care. Incident 449 refers
The search for a missing Wakefield man continues as police re-appeal for information two months on from his disappearance.Read the full story ›
Ben Taylor's dialect poem 'Remember' has already been viewed by nearly two million people online.Read the full story ›
A man has appeared in court charged with the murders of a father and daughter who died in a house fire at Stanley, near Wakefield.Read the full story ›
A Knottingley man will appear before Leeds Magistrates tomorrow after being charged in connection with a fatal house fire in Stanley.Read the full story ›
Detectives investigating a house fire which killed Andrew Broadhead and his daughter Kiera in Wakefield have arrested two men.Read the full story ›