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Bradford Bulls have relegation confirmed

Bradford's relegation from Super League was all but confirmed when they suffered a sixth straight defeat in a scrappy, high-scoring derby at Huddersfield.

A 52-26 loss at the John Smith's Stadium leaves the Bulls 13 points from safety with just six matches left and effectively ends their 40-year stay in the top flight of rugby league.

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Bradford Bulls are relegated Credit: PA

Elland murder victim named by police

Police have confirmed a man found dead in Elland near Halifax - died from multiple stab wounds. He has been named as Daniel Shane Campbell and was 38.

Officers were called to Elizabeth Street in the town on Friday night where they found his body. A 45-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder remains in police custody.

Daniel Shane Campbell
Daniel Shane Campbell Credit: West Yorkshire police


Video: Thousands turn out for Leeds 10K

Crowds have lined the streets to show support for those taking part in this year's Leeds 10K. Ten thousand runners, some more serious than others, hit the streets of the city centre this morning for the race which is part of the Jane Tomlinson Run for All series. Among them was Leeds-born Harry Potter actor, Matthew Lewis who set the runners off in bright sunshine.

Woman trapped following M62 crash

M62 crash
The M62 had to be closed eastbound following the crash this afternoon Credit: ITV Yorkshire

A woman's had to be cut out of a car after a serious crash on the M62 in West Yorkshire. Two cars and a van were involved in the accident eastbound between Bradford and Leeds closing the road earlier this afternoon. The woman was released by the fire service and taken to hospital. The road has now reopened.


Picture released of Leeds towpath attack victim

Police have released the name of a woman who was found with serious head injuries in Leeds on Thursday evening. Michaela Heaton passed away in hospital.

Officers were called to the towpath off Canal Road, Armley, at around 4.30pm on Friday following reports of a woman having been assaulted. A 53-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder remains in police custody.

Michaela Heaton
Michaela Heaton Credit: West Yorkshire police
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