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Labour candidate did not break law by handing out brownies, say police
Tories had reported West Yorkshire mayoral candidate Tracy Brabin for potential electoral law breach

Alex Mistlin

05, May, 2021 @11:36 AM

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For peat’s sake, get to the crux of the matter | Letter
Letters: Readers respond to an article on the battle to burn England’s moorlands


03, May, 2021 @3:42 PM

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‘It has become them and us’: the battle to burn England’s moorlands
To grouse farmers, it is a vital act of preservation; to environmentalists, it is arson. Will a ban on peat burning add fuel to the fire?

Tom Wall

01, May, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Enclosed and exposed: UK naturist numbers soar in lockdown
British nudists’ group reports exponential growth in participation in online events since pandemic restrictions came into force

Helen Pidd North of England editor

26, Apr, 2021 @3:44 PM

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Manchester fire chief warns against ‘reckless behaviour’ after wildfires
Countryside visitors told to avoid barbecues after large fire broke out on Marsden Moor, devastated in 2019

Maya Wolfe-Robinson

26, Apr, 2021 @3:01 PM

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Hedgerow highway will keep dormice thriving in the Yorkshire Dales
Project is part of national plan to help the endangered species prosper after numbers plunge by half

Robyn Vinter

18, Apr, 2021 @6:30 AM

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‘Some messages have been just sobbing’: phone line helps headteachers with burden of Covid
A group of former heads have set up a vital service for colleagues with nowhere to turn

Melissa Benn

17, Apr, 2021 @7:30 AM

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Roman site uncovered in Scarborough hailed as first of its kind in UK
Remains of buildings near Yorkshire town said to be ‘most important Roman discovery of last decade’

Alexandra Topping

14, Apr, 2021 @2:01 PM

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Water in UK’s first official bathing river to be designated poor-quality
Yorkshire Water says it is committed to improving River Wharfe as swimming season approaches

Sandra Laville

06, Apr, 2021 @10:25 AM

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The Red Wall test: Labour fights to regain trust in its heartland
After losing in the north and Midlands to the Tories in 2019, the party has to prove its mettle in local elections on 6 May

Julian Coman

04, Apr, 2021 @7:45 AM

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Dig reveals 6,000-year-old salt hub in north-east England
Archaeologist says neolithic discovery may be among oldest salt-processing sites in western Europe

Esther Addley

31, Mar, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Welcome back! UK's national parks brace for staycation invasion
As the Covid crisis eases, the UK’s beauty spots are learning from last year’s litter and parking rows about welcoming record crowds

Sarah Johnson

28, Mar, 2021 @9:45 AM

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