There are calls for the region's police chiefs to be given the power to ban EDL rallies which are regularly costing our forces six figure sums.
Saturday's demonstration in Bradford went ahead with only a handful of arrests for minor public order offences. But police put that down to a massive one million pound operation.
Now the Police and Crime Commissioner wants chief constables to be able to ban such events to cut the rising cost of policing them. Sally Simpson reports.
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Dry but cloudy overnight.
Christmas Eve which could be rather frosty and Christmas Day looks like being generally cold and dry, but cloudier further east