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20 April 2014 Last updated at 12:26

First new diocese since 1929 createdWakefield, Ripon and Bradford Cathedrals

The first new Church of England diocese in 85 years comes into existence following the merger of three dioceses.

Bradford City fire memorialTournament marks Valley Parade fire

A football tournament to mark the 29th anniversary of the Bradford City football stadium fire, which killed 56 people, is taking place this weekend.

Pauline ButlerWife murder accused appears in court

A 62-year-old man who is charged with murdering his estranged wife is remanded in custody by a judge.

Len Tingle, Political editor, Yorkshire Article written by Len Tingle Len Tingle Political editor, Yorkshire

European musical chairs in Yorkshire

Len Tingle reflects on the remarkable game of musical chairs which has taken place among MEPs in the Yorkshire and Humber constituency since the last European polls.

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