1 July 2014
The Queen's Speech contained a brief reference to government plans that could see the biggest change to how the national parks are run in the six decades since they were set up.
A 14-month-old boy is left with serious facial injuries after being mauled by a bull terrier-type dog in Huddersfield.
Live commentary and scorecard from the One-Day Cup group game at Headingley (10:30 BST).
Paul Hudson is the weather presenter and climate correspondent for BBC Look North in Yorkshire and Lincolnshire.
The Fairburn Ings RSPB nature reserve, near Castleford, has announced it's to host a new pilot project aimed at giving young families the chance to get closer to nature.
It is one of only three RSPB reserves taking part in the project, which will see free volunteer days where families can get stuck in to willow cutting, making bug villages and willow weaving.
As the government opens the licence bidding process for the onshore exploration of oil and gas, a survey has identified Kirklees for potential "fracking".
As Wakefield councillors decide the future of traders working outside Wakefield's market hall - and also consider the closure of the £3m market hall itself - you've been giving us your views.
David Smith tweets: What a disaster this has been. Vibrant market destroyed; public money wasted. Who takes responsibility?
But Lisa Dodd-Mayne, from Wakefield Council, told BBC Radio Leeds: "Moving the market is a positive move for Wakefield. It has never worked."
A convicted rapist who attacked another woman at knifepoint after cycling around Bradford's red light district has been jailed for 11 years.
A 14-month-old's been left with serious facial injuries after being mauled by a dog in Huddersfield.
Jensen Wood was attacked by the bull terrier at a relative's home in Dalton.
Former Tesco man Andrew Higginson is set to be the next chairman of Bradford-based supermarket Morrisons as it battles to stem falling market share with £1bn of price cuts.
It's decision day for traders working outside Wakefield's £3m market hall, as the council decides whether to move them to the precinct outside the city's cathedral.
Members of Wakefield Council's cabinet are also seeking more talks on closing the indoor market itself - which only opened in 2008 - as it's said to be the only one in the district making a loss.
Hundreds of people took part in Huddersfield's annual gay pride event, The Pink Trail, at the weekend in celebration of 28 years of gay pride in the town.
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A 14-month-old boy is recovering after being seriously injured by a dog in Huddersfield at the weekend.
Surgeons at Leeds General Infirmary had to operate on Jensen Wood, who suffered a fractured jaw and lacerations in the attack at a relative's home in Dalton. Listen live to the midday bulletin.
Four teenage boys have been spoken to by police for making racist and threatening tweets to ex-Bradford City player Stan Collymore.
Mr Collymore said he had been racially abused and sent death threats via Twitter between January and May.
Shocked community leaders have issued warnings to youngsters not to jump into the water at a popular Keighley beauty spot (pictured).
Yorkshire are in action against Gloucestershire at Headingley in the Royal London One Day Cup today.
Check the scorecard and listen to live commentary from BBC Radio Leeds here.
BBC Travel News reports that Oxford Lane in Siddal is closed in both directions between the Jubilee Road junction and the Whitegate Road junction because of an accident involving two vehicles.
Crosland Moor couple Daphne Thorpe and David Barker have finally tied the knot at Huddersfield Town Hall more than four decades after Mr Barker initially popped the question.
It's feared a 14-month-old could have been left scarred for life in a dog attack in Dalton, Huddersfield.
Jensen Wood underwent surgery after he was mauled by a dog at a relative's home in an attack which has left him with serious facial injuries. Listen live to the 11:00 bulletin.
West Yorkshire police have released images of two men they want to speak to in connection with a reported "road rage" incident in Heckmondwike on Saturday.
It happened at about 18:40 in Harewood Avenue when a bottle is believed to have been thrown at the victim's vehicle and threats were made.
A Colne Valley UKIP branch chairman may have to resign after being found guilty by Kirklees magistrates of assaulting his wife.
More on 14-month-old Jensen Wood who was attacked by a dog at a relative's home on Sunday in Dalton.
Police say the dog involved in the incident has been seized and may be destroyed. No-one has been arrested.
We've just had an update from West Yorkshire Police about the eight-year-old boy who was pulled from the water at a beauty spot in Keighley at the weekend.
The boy, who is believed to have hit his head on an object as he fell into the water at Tinker Bridge, remains in a "critical" condition at Leeds General Infirmary, according to police.
A toddler's been left with serious facial injuries after being mauled by a bull terrier-type dog in Huddersfield.
Jensen Wood (pictured) was attacked by the animal at a relative's home in Thorpe Pyn Croft, Dalton, on Sunday. The 14-month-old suffered a fractured jaw and cuts to his face.
It looks like the end of the road for a bisexual Jamaican man living in Leeds who's fighting deportation.
Orashia Edwards fears he'll be killed if he goes back to his native country, but the Home Office says it doesn't believe he needs protection, and has now detained him. Listen live to the 10:00 bulletin.
Can you put names to these faces? Calderdale Police have released several CCTV images of people they want to speak to.
An asylum seeker who says he faces danger in his native Jamaica because he's bisexual has been detained by the Home Office in preparation for his deportation, according to his mother.
Orashia Edwards, based in Leeds, was refused permission to stay in the UK by the home secretary in December.
His mother Vienna Brown tells BBC Radio Leeds her son's deportation is "imminent".
Join me on BBC Radio Leeds until 12:00 as I ask whether volunteers should get money off their council tax.
That's the latest idea from the Local Government Association, who say volunteers save the public purse millions through their efforts and deserve some financial recognition.
The future of traders working outside Wakefield's £3m market hall - which only opened six years ago - will be decided by a council vote later today.
Leeds United board member Edoardo Cellino is urging fans to get behind head coach David Hockaday - while hinting that the club won't shy away from making a change if results don't work out.
Olympic gold medallist Nicola Adams has eased into the last eight of the flyweight division at the Commonwealth Games with a win over Oluwatoyin Oladeji of Nigeria.
The 31-year-old from Leeds was given a unanimous decision in the 48-51kg category.
Some news just in from BBC Business, who've had confirmation that Tesco's former finance director Andrew Higginson is to be the new chairman of Bradford-based Morrisons.
Mr Higginson will take over when Sir Ian Gibson retires in 2015.
He's currently chairman of Poundland, N Brown Group and McCurrach UK as well as a non-executive director at BSkyB.
BBC Travel News reports there's a traffic light failure on the A61 Eastgate in Leeds at the Eastgate junction.
Drivers are being warned to approach with care.
It'll be a fine and sunny start to the day, however it'll cloud over from the west towards midday.
This brings the risk of a few showers, mainly over the hills in the west, but with many staying dry and feeling warm.
The top temperature will be about 23C (73F).
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