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Summary

  1. Teenager pleads guilty to killing seven-year-old Katie Rough.
  2. Leeds family 'heartbroken' over teenager's death in Manchester attack
  3. Cladding on Halifax high rise flats fails government fire safety tests
  4. Drugs are an 'underlying issue' at Sheffield Student Union, police say
  5. Fracking could begin in North Yorkshire in September
  6. Man seriously hurt in two-car collision in Doncaster
  7. Updates on Monday 3 July 2017

Live Reporting

By Claire Renwick, Elly Fiorentini and Shahid Hussain

All times stated are UK

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  1. That's all from Tuesday

    Those are all the updates from Tuesday 11 July.

    Want to get all the latest news, sport, weather and travel on Wednesday 12 July 2017?

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  2. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A63 North Yorkshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A63 North Yorkshire both ways severe disruption, between A1 and A162.

    A63 North Yorkshire - A63 in Lumby blocked in both directions between the A1(M) J42 Selby fork junction and the A162 junction, because of a jackknifed lorry. Diversion in operation - local.

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

  3. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 Derbyshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Derbyshire northbound severe disruption, between J30 for A616 and J31 for A57 Sheffield.

    M1 Derbyshire - One lane closed on M1 northbound between J30, A616 (Worksop) and J31, A57 (Sheffield), because of a broken down car. Traffic is coping well.

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

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M62 West Yorkshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M62 West Yorkshire westbound severe disruption, 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 a broken down vehicle.

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

  5. Our five top stories today

    That's all from us for today, we'll be back tomorrow from 06:30 with all the latest news, sport, weather and travel for Yorkshire.

    Updates on breaking news will continue throughout the night, but before we go, let's look back at some of our top stories from today:

    1. Halloween 'ride-out' participants jailed for at least a year
    2. Armed police on patrol at the Great Yorkshire Show
    3. Cuts in social care for Bradford
    4. Rotherham man jailed for life for murder
    5. Search for missing teenage girls continues

    See you tomorrow.

  6. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M62 West Yorkshire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

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

    M62 West Yorkshire - One lane closed and very slow traffic 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

  7. Cash injection for some North Yorkshire pools

    Nearly £300,000 of National Lottery money is going into swimming facilities in the a part of North Yorkshire.

    Swimming

    Hambleton District Council has got the cash for a pilot scheme which aims to get more people going for a swim - particularly families, women and girls, men over 40.

    If your local pool is in that area, you can look forward to "enhanced swimming technology" and other improvements in Northallerton, Thirsk, Bedale and Stokesley.

    Quote Message: In the last year there were around 170,000 swims in our pools – we want to see that increase significantly as a result of this scheme.” from Cllr Bridget Fortune Hambleton District Council
    Cllr Bridget FortuneHambleton District Council
  8. Leeds boxer makes an appearance at Great Yorkshire Show

    Worth heading over to the Welcome to Yorkshire tent at the Great Yorkshire Show with your autograph book.

    Are they still a thing? Okay, maybe a cheeky selfie then...

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  9. Sheffield homeless charity appeals for help

    A charity that helps young people find a safe place to stay the night is appealing for more help in South Yorkshire.

    Homeless

    A branch of Nightstop was set up in Sheffield last year, and the national organisation features in a TV documentary tonight looking at its work.

    It's on More 4 at 22:00 and follows the stories of three young people all in need of accommodation as they're matched with families who can give them a bed for the night.

  10. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M1 West Yorkshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

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

    M1 West Yorkshire - Two lanes closed and very slow traffic on M1 northbound between J39, A636 (Wakefield) and J40, A638 (Ossett), because of an accident involving two cars.

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

  11. Live: Sheep shearing at the Great Yorkshire Show

    You won't find this on Sky Sports, live coverage of the Yorkshire intermediate sheep shearing finals at the Great Yorkshire Show.

    It's all included in your licence fee folks.

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  12. Sheffield Uni gets cash boost for rail technology

    Claire Renwick

    BBC Local Live, Sheffield

    A consortium of seven universities, including the University of Sheffield, has secured £92m of funding from the rail industry.

    Train

    The aim is to establish the UK as a world-leader in rail innovation.

    The cash will be spent on looking into new technology and building laboratories to test equipment used to upgrade rail networks.

  13. Bank in Huddersfield town centre and two other branches shut for good in three weeks

    Huddersfield Examiner

    Three local branches of the Halifax bank are to close. Customers of the long-established Market Street branch in Huddersfield town centre have just a few weeks to go before it shuts for good on August 1.

    Halifax bank
  14. Sheffield doctor casts doubt over coffee claims

    Claire Renwick

    BBC Local Live, Sheffield

    A consultant cardiologist from Sheffield has raised concerns about a report which suggests people who drink more than three cups of coffee a day will live longer.

    A cup of coffee

    The research, published in the journal the Annals of Internal Medicine, suggests an extra cup of could lengthen a person's lifespan - even if it is decaffeinated.

    But Dr Tim Chico says the findings are far from conclusive, and that eating a healthy diet and taking regular exercise are far more important.