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Summary

  1. Man who killed partner jailed minimum of 23 years
  2. Wakefield city centre streets were closed after chemical find
  3. Window capping removed from South Yorkshire tower block following London fire
  4. North Yorkshire driver killed in Cumbria crash
  5. Eighteen-year-old woman dies after being hit by car
  6. Calls for change after two killed on A64
  7. Vote of no confidence in Scarborough Council defeated
  8. Drugs and violence at Leeds Prison 'unacceptably high'
  9. Updates on Monday 26 June 2017

Live Reporting

By Andrew Barton

All times stated are UK

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Severe accident: A672 West Yorkshire both ways

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A672 West Yorkshire both ways severe accident, between A58 Rochdale Road and M62 J22.

A672 West Yorkshire - A672 Oldham Road closed and slow traffic in both directions between the A58 Rochdale Road junction in Ripponden and Rishworth Moor in Calderdale, because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: A1 North Yorkshire northbound

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A1 North Yorkshire northbound severe disruption, between A1 and A66.

A1 North Yorkshire - A1 closed northbound between the A1(M) J51 junction in Leeming Bar and Scotch Corner in Middleton Tyas, because of barrier repairs.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M62 West Yorkshire westbound

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M62 West Yorkshire westbound severe disruption, between J31 for A655 and J30 for A642.

M62 West Yorkshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M62 westbound between J31, A655 (Castleford) and J30, A642 (Rothwell), because of a broken down vehicle.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Lee Cattermole (right)

Tom Garry

BBC Sport

Sunderland lose for the first time under manager Simon Grayson as visitors Leeds extend their unbeaten start to 2017-18.

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Football

Doncaster surrender the lead three times and have to settle for a point from a pulsating League One draw with Blackpool.

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Football

Blackburn pick up their first points of the season and inflict Bradford's first defeat with victory at Valley Parade.

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Steven Fletcher

Steven Fletcher's second-half goal gives Sheffield Wednesday victory at Fulham, who remain without a league win this season.

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Severe disruption: M62 West Yorkshire eastbound

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M62 West Yorkshire eastbound severe disruption, at J30 for A642.

M62 West Yorkshire - M62 lane blocked on entry slip road eastbound at J30, A642 (Rothwell), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M1 West Yorkshire southbound

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M1 West Yorkshire southbound severe disruption, at J40 for A638 Ossett.

M1 West Yorkshire - M1 lane closed on exit slip road southbound at J40, A638 (Ossett), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M62 West Yorkshire westbound

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M62 West Yorkshire westbound severe disruption, at J31 for A655.

M62 West Yorkshire - Slow traffic and one lane closed on M62 westbound at J31, A655 (Castleford), because of a broken down vehicle.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Billy Sharp

Billy Sharp gives Sheffield United victory over South Yorkshire rivals Barnsley, as both teams finish with 10 men.

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Severe accident: M62 West Yorkshire westbound

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M62 West Yorkshire westbound severe accident, between J24 for A629 and J23 for A640.

M62 West Yorkshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M62 westbound between J24, A629 (Ainley Top) and J23, A640 (Huddersfield), because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: M62 West Yorkshire eastbound

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M62 West Yorkshire eastbound severe accident, at J29 for M1.

M62 West Yorkshire - M62 lane closed on entry slip road eastbound at J29, M1 (Lofthouse), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: M1 West Yorkshire southbound

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M1 West Yorkshire southbound severe accident, at J39 for A636 Wakefield.

M1 West Yorkshire - M1 lane closed on exit slip road southbound at J39, A636 (Wakefield), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: M1 West Yorkshire southbound

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M1 West Yorkshire southbound severe accident, at J39 for A636 Wakefield.

M1 West Yorkshire - One lane closed on M1 southbound at J39, A636 (Wakefield), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: A1(M) North Yorkshire northbound

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A1(M) North Yorkshire northbound severe accident, between J49 for A168 and J50 for A61.

A1(M) North Yorkshire - A1(M) exit slip road closed northbound between J49, A168 (Dishforth) and J50, A61 (Baldersby), because of a serious accident involving a van. Diversion in operation - exit at prior junction J48 to follow A168 northbound. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: A1(M) North Yorkshire northbound

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A1(M) North Yorkshire northbound severe disruption, at J49 for A168.

A1(M) North Yorkshire - A1(M) exit slip road closed northbound at J49, A168 (Dishforth), because of an overturned vehicle. Traffic is coping well. Diversion in operation - Follow the solid circle symbol.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: A1(M) North Yorkshire northbound

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A1(M) North Yorkshire northbound severe disruption, at J49 for A168.

A1(M) North Yorkshire - A1(M) exit slip road closed northbound at J49, A168 (Dishforth), because of an overturned vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Adam Cuthbertson celebrates

Leeds Rhinos see off the iconic South Stand with an error-strewn win over Super League play-off rivals St Helens.

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Lee Gaskell

Lee Gaskell scores a hat-trick as Challenge Cup finalists Hull FC fall to a heavy home defeat by Huddersfield Giants.

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Severe disruption: M1 South Yorkshire southbound

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M1 South Yorkshire southbound severe disruption, between J35 for A629 Rotherham and J34 for A631.

M1 South Yorkshire - One lane closed and heavy traffic on M1 southbound between J35, A629 (Rotherham) and J34, A631 (Meadowhall), because of a spillage on the road.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Sean Scannell

Huddersfield Town loan winger Sean Scannell to Championship side Burton Albion for the remainder of the 2017-18 season.

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Severe accident: A1(M) West Yorkshire northbound

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A1(M) West Yorkshire northbound severe accident, between J45 for A659 and J46 for B6164.

A1(M) West Yorkshire - One lane closed on A1(M) northbound between J45, A659 (Boston Spa) and J46, B6164 (Wetherby), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Tips for a special parkrun weekend

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It's a special weekend in parks around the country.

This Saturday, 19 August, those who take part in their local parkrun might find themselves jogging alongside some of the country's sporting stars.

It's all part of a campaign for National Lottery-funded athletes to give a bit back and say thank you.

Here's Team GB rowing legend Katherine Grainger with more information about parkrun.

Severe accident: A1(M) West Yorkshire northbound

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A1(M) West Yorkshire northbound severe accident, between J45 for A659 and J46 for B6164.

A1(M) West Yorkshire - One lane closed and very slow traffic on A1(M) northbound between J45, A659 (Boston Spa) and J46, B6164 (Wetherby), because of an accident involving van and recovery work.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Rotherham in the future

Paulette Edwards

Presenter, BBC Radio Sheffield

If you were in charge of your town what would you want to change?

That is the question which young people in Rotherham are being asked for a project designed to re-imagine the borough.

Deborah Bullivant is running the project and told me more about what's happening:

Doncaster launches first Operation Street Safe

Last night officers from South Yorkshire Police visited Doncaster town centre to help implement Operation Street Safe.

Pictures from Operation Street Safe
South Yorkshire Police

The scheme is a dedicated operation focusing on protecting communities and preventing crime in the town.

The team worked overnight to tackle drug related issues, raise awareness of knife crime, provide advice and take proactive action to bring offenders engaging in illegal activity to justice.

Tips for a special parkrun weekend

It's a special weekend in parks around the country.

Tomorrow, those who take part in their local parkrun might find themselves jogging alongside some of the country's sporting stars.

It's all part of campaign for National Lottery funded athletes to give back and say thank you.

And, if you've never heard of of done a parkrun, it's really easy to get involved. Here's Team GB rowing legend Katherine Grainger to give you the low down in five simple steps....

Katherine Grainger's 5 steps to Parkrun

Severe disruption: M1 South Yorkshire southbound

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M1 South Yorkshire southbound severe disruption, between J31 for A57 Sheffield and J30 for A616.

M1 South Yorkshire - Lane closed and slow traffic on M1 southbound between J31, A57 (Sheffield) and J30, A616 (Worksop), because of a broken down vehicle.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M62 West Yorkshire eastbound

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M62 West Yorkshire eastbound severe disruption, between J24 for A629 and J25 for A644.

M62 West Yorkshire - Very slow traffic on M62 eastbound between J24, A629 (Ainley Top) and J25, A644 (Brighouse), because of an earlier broken down vehicle. All lanes have been re-opened.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M1 South Yorkshire southbound

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M1 South Yorkshire southbound severe disruption, at J32 for M18.

M1 South Yorkshire - One lane closed and heavy traffic on M1 southbound at J32, M18 (Thurcroft), because of vehicle tyre change.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time