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Yorkshire weather: Winter set to return with high winds, cold temperatures and even snow across the county

JUST when we were starting to enjoy the warmer Spring-like weather it seems that Yorkshire will once again return to the grips of Winter this week.

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Particles from outer space ‘wreaking low-grade havoc on mobile phones and computers’

Particles from outer space ‘wreaking low-grade havoc on mobile phones and computers’

Alien subatomic particles raining down from outer space are wreaking “low-grade havoc” on mobile phones and computers, according to new research.

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Morrisons recalls beef slices over listeria fears

Morrisons recalls beef slices over listeria fears

Supermarket Morrisons has recalled one of its meat-based products over concerns it may cause flu-like symptoms among vulnerable people.

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Flood minister Therese Coffey inMytholmroyd.

Floods Minister pushes for flood defences deadline in Calderdale

The Government Minister charged with overseeing flooding prevention across the country has warned that plans for defences in Calderdale need to be finalised by summer to prevent communities being swamped by future deluges.

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Yorkshire weather: Temperatures continue to climb across the county

Temperatures could make their way into double figures this week... but the warmer weather is likely to bring rain with it.

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Revealed: Areas that will see changes to bin and recycling services

Revealed: Areas that will see changes to bin and recycling services

The areas that will see an overhaul and more changes to bin and recycling services in Calderdale have been revealed.

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Snow fell across Yorkshire at the weekend.

Yorkshire weather: Temperatures set to warm up as county escapes big freeze

SPRING may just be in the air over the coming few days as Yorkshire finally escapes the clutches of a freezing winter.

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Cold snap set to continue - but will it snow this weekend?

Cold snap set to continue - but will it snow this weekend?

The Met Office has issued a weather warning across Yorkshire as a Scandinavian cold snap hits the region.

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Yorkshire snow: Cold snap set to continue... but will it snow this weekend?

The Met Office has issued a weather warning across Yorkshire as a Scandinavian cold snap hits the region.
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Yorkshire snow: The latest on the Scandinavian cold spell

Yorkshire snow: The latest on the Scandinavian cold spell

Snow showers are expected across Yorkshire tonight as temperatures fall below zero.

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Video: Flooded Elland Bridge finally re-opens to vehicles

Elland Bridge which was devastated by the Boxing Day Floods and had to be demolished has finally re-opened to vehicles.

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Winter is coming back as Met Office issues weather warnings

Winter is coming back as Met Office issues weather warnings

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for parts of the UK, with “relatively strong winds” and “ice overnight”.

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Council’s aim to slash CO2 output and £4.4m emissions bill

Figures have revealed that estimated costs associated with CO2 emmissions for Calderdale Council buildings and services for 2015/16 was almost £4.5 million.

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The footpath is open again on Elland Bridge, Elland, after the Boxing Day 2015 floods. Pictured are children and carers from the Waters Edge Nursery Ltd, whp also suffered in the floods.

Sub-zero temperatures delay opening of Elland Bridge to vehicles

The Canal & River Trust and Calderdale Council, who are working together to rebuild Elland Bridge, have revised the bridge’s expected reopening date in light of recent icy weather conditions.

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Job Centre.

MP hits back over job centre closure plans

The Calder Valley MP has hit back over plans to close Brighouse job centre questioning those who put the proposals forward understand the area or are ‘just sat in their offices using Google Maps’.

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WATCH: Work on flood-hit Copley Bridge takes a step forward

WATCH: Work on flood-hit Copley Bridge takes a step forward

Work to build a new bridge for Copley has moved a step forward, as the original bridge, which was destroyed by the 2015 floods, has been carefully dismantled.

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House being demolished, by the Calder River, Mytholmroyd

Houses demolished as major flood work in Mytholmroyd begins

Flood alleviation work is now well underway in Mytholmroyd as part of plans to make the village more resilient in the face of any future flooding.

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Katie Simmons will drink just tap water throughout the month of January

Yorkshire Water employee to drink just tap water for WaterAid

Katie Simmons, from Halifax, will be drinking just tap water throughout January to raise money for international charity WaterAid’s lifesaving work.

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A still from a video released by NASA which shows two neutron stars destroying each other.

In 2022 we’ll be able to watch an 1,800-year old star collision

A star created 1,800 years ago after the collision of two distant suns is set to appear in the night sky for the first time – as the light from the crash finally reaches the Earth.

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