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Reports: Late interest in young Leeds midfielder

Leeds United midfielder Alex Mowatt has reportedly emerged as a transfer target for Newcastle United.

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The 20-year-old, believed to be valued by Leeds in the region of £8 million, won the Leeds’ Player of the Year award for 2014/15.

Mowatt scored nine goals from central midfield last season and has previously been linked with a move to Tyneside.

The transfer window closes at 6pm tonight.

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Adam Hammill leaves Huddersfield Town

Adam Hammill has left Huddersfield Town after his contract was terminated by mutual consent.

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The 27 year-old winger’s contract was due to run until 30 June 2016.

Hammill made 49 appearances in the 2013/14 season, finishing top of the Club’s assist chart.

Under Chris Powell as manager, however, he made one start and one substitute appearance at the start of the 2014/15 season before leaving to join Rotherham United on loan, where he made four starts and 10 substitute appearances.

This season he has played 18 competitive minutes for the first team this season across two substitute appearances.

After discussions with Adam, we made the decision that this was the best option for everyone concerned. The timing gives Adam the chance to find himself another club and make a clean start in his career.

– Chris Powell, Huddersfield Town manager

Butterfield nears Terriers exit

Jacob Butterfield is on the verge of leaving Huddersfield Town after a fee in the region of £5 million was agreed with Derby County on transfer deadline day.

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The Bradford-born midfielder played more than 50 games at The John Smith's Stadium since joining from Middlesbrough last summer.

He was also voted the club's Player of the Season last season.

The former Barnsley star is set for a medical at iPro Stadium this afternoon.

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Leeds sign Congolese winger from Excelsior

Leeds United have signed Congolese winger Jordan Botaka from Dutch club Excelsior.

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The 22-year-old is the club's eighth summer signing.

Jelavic leaves Hull for West Ham

Nikica Jelavic has completed his transfer from Hull City to West Ham United.

NHS England commissions BME cancer project

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An organisation looking into healthcare for black and minority ethnic people says they're concerned that cancer care is not equal to what is offered to white patients.

NHS England has commissioned community organisation Black Health Initiative to work on a BME Cancer project, which will attempt to understand and address the disparities in care.

Black Health Initiative say that deaths from breast cancer are higher for Black and South Asian women than for white women. They also claim that are that prosthetics are often not appropriate to skin tone and interpreters aren't routinely used to aid communication with patients.

NHS England say they are working to reduce experiences of poor care.

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