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'Major incident' closes The Alphabet Zoo play centre

A police cordon is put in place at the centre as officers launch an investigation. Source: BBC Leeds

T20 Blast: Kiran Carlson stars as Glamorgan beat Surrey while Yorkshire ease past Leicestershire

Youngster Kiran Carlson scores his maiden T20 half-century as Glamorgan beat Surrey while Yorkshire cruise past Leicestershire. Source: BBC Leeds

Skipton gardens dug up in hunt for WWI camp

Raikeswood Camp was a training base for the Bradford Pals in 1915 and later held German prisoners. Source: BBC Leeds

Patrick Bamford: Leeds United sign Middlesbrough striker on four-year deal

Leeds United sign Middlesbrough striker Patrick Bamford in a deal worth up to £10m. Source: BBC Leeds

England v India: Adil Rashid named as hosts' only spinner for first Test

Adil Rashid is the only spin bowler in England's team to face India in the first Test at Edgbaston on Wednesday. Source: BBC Leeds

Why is a theatre company opening a college to teach astronomy and cooking?

The award-winning Slung Low is cutting back on its shows and teaching people astronomy instead. Source: BBC Leeds

River sewage: Ilkley beauty spot 'blighted' by waste

Yorkshire Water say it is acting within its environmental permit. Source: BBC Leeds

T20 Blast: Derbyshire Falcons beat Yorkshire Vikings by 77 runs

Wayne Madsen's quickfire knock of 66 helps Derbyshire Falcons beat Yorkshire Vikings by 77 runs in the T20 Blast. Source: BBC Leeds

Jack Harrison: Leeds United sign Man City winger on season-long loan deal

Leeds United sign Manchester City winger Jack Harrison on a season-long loan deal. Source: BBC Leeds

HMP Leeds: Cellmate denies murdering 'baby killer'

Liam Deane, 22, was serving time for murdering a child and was found dead in his cell in November. Source: BBC Leeds

Forced marriage: Leeds parents jailed over Bangladesh wedding

The couple's daughter had to be rescued from a remote village in Bangladesh, the court heard. Source: BBC Leeds

Kasey Palmer: Blackburn Rovers sign Chelsea forward on loan

Blackburn Rovers sign Chelsea forward Kasey Palmer on a season-long loan deal. Source: BBC Leeds

Northern: Many cancelled services resuming after timetable chaos

The firm is reinstating 75% of the routes it withdrew after its new timetable caused disruption. Source: BBC Leeds

Rebels at heart: The Beano at 80

The comic says its "rebellious approach" has continued to appeal to new generations of readers. Source: BBC Leeds

Yorkshire to hold talks with Adil Rashid over future

Yorkshire are to hold talks with Adil Rashid's agent about the spinner's future, says director of coaching Martyn Moxon. Source: BBC Leeds

Durham & Derbyshire extend T20 Blast winning runs

Durham beat holders Notts to record a fourth T20 Blast win in a row while Derbyshire snatch victory against Yorkshire. Source: BBC Leeds