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Summary

  1. Victim named in Rotherham murder inquiry
  2. Two charged over 'rough sleeper' death appear in court
  3. Three men arrested over Bank Holiday stabbing in Leeds
  4. York councillors asked to 'stand aside' during investigation
  5. Man charged with attempted murder over Leeds shooting
  6. £14m plan to shore-up Scarborough cliffs set to get go-ahead
  7. Barnsley FC chairman Watkins to leave role
  8. Search is on for 6ft-long 'crocodile' stolen from Leeds home
  9. Updates on Thursday 31 August 2017

Live Reporting

By Andrew Barton, Gemma Ashcroft and Nick Wilmshurst

All times stated are UK

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  1. That's all from Thursday...

    Those are all our updates from across Yorkshire on Thursday 31 August 2017.

    Want to find out what's happening where you live on Friday 1 September? Just click here.

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    Severe accident: A19 North Yorkshire southbound

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    A19 North Yorkshire southbound severe accident, between A684 and A61.

    A19 North Yorkshire - A19 blocked southbound between the A684 junction in Osmotherley and the A61 junction in South Kilvington, because of an accident.

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

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    Severe accident: M62 West Yorkshire westbound

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    M62 West Yorkshire westbound severe accident, between J27 for M621 and J26 for M606.

    M62 West Yorkshire - One lane closed and very slow traffic on M62 westbound between J27, M621 (Gildersome) and J26, M606 (Chain Bar), because of an accident, recovery work and an oil spillage. Congestion to J28, A650 (Tingley) and on M621 to J1, A6110 (Beeston).

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

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    Severe disruption: M62 West Yorkshire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

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

    M62 West Yorkshire - One lane blocked and heavy traffic on M62 eastbound between J26, M606 (Chain Bar) and J27, M621 (Gildersome), 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. Victim named in Rotherham murder inquiry
    2. Men charged with manslaughter appear in court
    3. York councillors asked to 'stand aside' during investigation
    4. 'It was the bleakest day' - Ex-MP Mulholland on losing Leeds seat in General Election
    5. Can you help find Leeds' missing crocodile?

    See you tomorrow.

  6. What's it like to land a Boeing 737 aircraft?

    Former pilot Jim Paris talks through the landing procedures of a Boeing 737 aircraft.

    The footage was shot inside a simulator at Real Simulation, Harrogate.

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    Video caption: Former pilot Jim Paris talks through the landing procedures of a Boeing 737 aircraft.
  7. Train strikes set for Yorkshire

    Don't forget that train services operated by Northern Rail are due to be disrupted tomorrow as the RMT Union stages strike action.

    Train

    The union says members working for Arriva Rail North will walk out tomorrow and on Monday, in a row over driver-only operated trains.

    The company says it's prepared to guarantee jobs and pay for all conductors until the end of its franchise.

  8. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A170 North Yorkshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A170 North Yorkshire both ways severe accident, around Seamer Moor Lane.

    A170 North Yorkshire - Heavy traffic on A170 Racecourse Road in both directions in Scarborough around the Seamer Moor Lane junction, because of an accident earlier on. All lanes have been re-opened.

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