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Severe accident: M62 West Yorkshire eastbound

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M62 West Yorkshire eastbound severe accident, between J30 for A642 and J31 for A655.

M62 West Yorkshire - Two lanes closed on M62 eastbound between J30, A642 (Rothwell) and J31, A655 (Castleford), because of an accident.

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

Paul McShane

Castleford Tigers made easy work of Super League's bottom side Catalans Dragons to move into the top four.

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Liam Finn

Wakefield hold off St Helens' spirited fightback to consign the Super League leaders to just their second loss of the season.

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Mark Flanagan

Huddersfield Giants' miserable Super League campaign continues with a home defeat by Salford Red Devils.

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England captain Joe Root

England captain Joe Root will miss Yorkshire's first two games of the season as the ECB announces player availability.

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Wet Headingley

Yorkshire insist there is no problem with Headingley's drainage after a third straight day of their match against Essex is abandoned.

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Severe disruption: M62 West Yorkshire eastbound

BBC News Travel

M62 West Yorkshire eastbound severe disruption, between J27 for M621 and J28 for A650.

M62 West Yorkshire - One lane closed on M62 eastbound between J27, M621 (Gildersome) and J28, A650 (Tingley), 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 northbound

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M1 West Yorkshire northbound severe disruption, between J39 for A636 Wakefield and J40 for A638 Ossett.

M1 West Yorkshire - One lane closed on M1 northbound between J39, A636 (Wakefield) and 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 J26 for M606.

M62 West Yorkshire - M62 lane closed on entry slip road westbound at J26, M606 (Chain Bar), 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 J25 for A644.

M62 West Yorkshire - M62 exit slip road closed westbound at J25, A644 (Brighouse), because of a police incident.

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

Severe accident: M1 West Yorkshire northbound

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M1 West Yorkshire northbound severe accident, at J42 for M62.

M1 West Yorkshire - One lane closed and heavy traffic on M1 northbound at J42, M62 (Lofthouse), because of an accident.

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

Residents of this Leeds prefab housing estate on why they want to stay
Residents of this Leeds prefab housing estate on why they want to stay.
Huddersfield players celebrate with goalscorer Tom Ince

Greg O'Keeffe

BBC Sport

Huddersfield boss David Wagner says his side's "job isn't done" despite beating Watford to move them seven points clear of the relegation zone.

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Greg Abbott

Bradford City head of recruitment and ex-Carlisle boss Greg Abbott is to take time away from the club to undergo prostate cancer treatment.

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National League

Solihull Moors edge closer to National League survival with victory over all-but relegated Guiseley.

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National League

Torquay keep their slim National League survival hopes alive with a win against 10-man FC Halifax.

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Jet2 airplane

A man on the coach, which was taking passengers between airports, says the driver "awoke with a start" and apologised.

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Team news

Huddersfield v Watford (15:00 BST)

Huddersfield XI
BBC Sport

Just the one change for Huddersfield from the side that drew 1-1 at Brighton last Saturday. Tom Ince drops to the bench as Collin Quaner replaces him.

Huddersfield XI: Lossl, Hadergjonaj, Schindler, Jorgensen, Kongolo, Hogg, Mooy, Quaner, Pritchard, van La Parra, Mounie.

Subs: Smith, Malone, Billing, Coleman, Lowe, Depoitre, Ince.

Watford XI
BBC Sport

Watford also make just the one change from their previous match - a 2-1 home defeat by Burnley.

Defender Jose Holebas drops out as Craig Cathcart returns to the starting line-up.

Watford XI: Karnezis, Mariappa, Prodl, Cathcart, Janmaat, Hughes, Doucoure, Capoue, Femenia, Pereyra, Deeney.

Subs: Gomes, Britos, Richarlison, Sinclair, Gray, Kabasele, Okaka.

Severe accident: A1(M) North Yorkshire northbound

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A1(M) North Yorkshire northbound severe accident, between J42 for A63 and J43 for M1.

A1(M) North Yorkshire - Stationary traffic on A1(M) northbound between J42, A63 (Selby fork) and J43, M1 (Hook Moor), because of all traffic being temporarily held and an accident involving 2 vehicles.

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Severe disruption: A643 West Yorkshire both ways

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A643 West Yorkshire both ways severe disruption, between Wellands Lane and School Street.

A643 West Yorkshire - A643 Moorbottom in Cleckheaton closed in both directions between the Wellands Lane junction and the School Street junction, because of a burst water main. Diversion in operation - via the A649 towards Liversedge. Then the A636 back towards Cleckheaton, rejoining the A643.

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Wigan's Sam Tomkins

Sam Tomkins kicks a stunning drop-goal as Wigan stage a late fightback to win at Super League champions Leeds.

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Lewis Grabban celebrates his goal

Steve Marshall

BBC Sport

Aston Villa secure their place in the Championship play-offs and boost their automatic promotion hopes by beating Leeds.

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Sobhia Tabasim Khan

Atual Mustafa allegedly killed his partner before telling relatives "she's dead, she's in the bath upstairs".

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Yorkshire's top stories today

Yorkshire's top stories today include:

Updates on breaking news will continue throughout the night.

Robbers fought off by customer and public in Wetherby

Armed robbers who left a jewellers empty handed in a failed raid were thwarted by a customer in the shop who "bundled" them out of the shop, police have revealed.

CCTV
West Yorkshire Police

The three masked men went into Caine's jewellers on the High Street in Wetherby armed with a hammer and a sledge hammer just after 11:33 this morning.

But they didn't reckon on one of the customers fighting them out of the shop, the men then got into a blue Volvo V60 getaway car and drove off towards the A1.

The car was also attacked by passers by who smashed the rear window on the driver’s side.

The customer who tackled them was left with a minor head injury but didn't need to go to hospital.

Officers have now released CCTV pictures of three men caught on camera they want to speak to.

Severe accident: M62 West Yorkshire eastbound

BBC News Travel

M62 West Yorkshire eastbound severe accident, between J27 for M621 and J28 for A650.

M62 West Yorkshire - Slow traffic and one lane closed on M62 eastbound between J27, M621 (Gildersome) and J28, A650 (Tingley), because of an accident.

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

CCTV released after armed robbery in Leeds

Last month four men were involved in an armed robbery in Leeds - police have now released pictures of these men.

CCTV
West Yorkshire Police

It happened at the Harehills Mini Mart on Harehills Lane on 1 March.

Four men went into the shop and threatened the cashier with a knife and a hammer.

They took alcohol, tobacco and cash with them and escaped along Nowell Grove.

Touching tribute left for 'voice of Yorkshire cricket'

Although no play has been possible today at Headingley on day one of the Championship match between Yorkshire and Essex, this touching tribute has been left:

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Dave Callaghan was, for many, the voice of Yorkshire cricket and he died last month.

Mr Callaghan, who was known as Cally or DC, had worked in sports journalism for more than 45 years, working as sports editor at BBC Radio Leeds and as a commentator for Leeds United.

Yorkshire and Essex frustrated by bad weather

BBC Sport

A wet outfield meant no play was possible on day one of the Championship match between Yorkshire and last season's champions Essex.

Headingley
Rex Features

The whole morning session was wiped out and umpires Ian Gould and Richard Illingworth agreed to inspect in the afternoon at 13:40 BST.

Heavy rain at Headingley had left the outfield saturated and the decision was taken to call play off for the day.

Play is set to resume at 11:00 BST on Saturday.

Severe disruption: M62 West Yorkshire eastbound

BBC News Travel

M62 West Yorkshire eastbound severe disruption, between J26 for M606 and J27 for M621 affecting J25 for A644.

M62 West Yorkshire - Heavy traffic on M62 eastbound between J26, M606 (Chain Bar) and J27, M621 (Gildersome), because of an earlier broken down vehicle. All lanes have been re-opened. Congestion to J25, A644 (Brighouse).

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

Masked gang targets jewellers in Wetherby

A jewellers in Wetherby was targeted by armed masked robbers this morning, but they failed to get anything.

Caine's jewllers
Google

West Yorkshire Police say they were sent to Caine's on the High Street at about 11:33 BST.

Three masked men had attempted to rob the shop, but they left empty-handed.

Officers say the men left the scene in a blue Volvo.

Adverts on pitch hoardings

The pitchside virtual adverts will only be seen by people playing Football Manager 2018 in Leeds.

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Travel update: Crash causes delays on main Leeds route

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One to avoid if you can:

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Severe accident: A61 West Yorkshire northbound

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A61 West Yorkshire northbound severe accident, at B6159 Potternewton Lane.

A61 West Yorkshire - A61 Scott Hall Road in Leeds blocked and heavy traffic outbound at the B6159 Potternewton Lane junction, because of an accident.

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