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By Andrew Barton, Mick Lunney and Nick Wilmshurst

All times stated are UK

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A year's rent takes every penny earned by full-time workers until the first week of May, study shows.

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Severe disruption: M1 West Yorkshire both ways

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M1 West Yorkshire both ways severe disruption, between J42 for M62 and J44 for A639.

M1 West Yorkshire - Stationary traffic on M1 in both directions between J42, M62 (Lofthouse) and J44, A639 (Leeds South), because of a rolling road-block and a police incident.

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

Severe disruption: M18 South Yorkshire northbound

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M18 South Yorkshire northbound severe disruption, at J2 for A1.

M18 South Yorkshire - M18 entry slip road closed and queuing traffic northbound at J2 A1(M), because of a police incident.

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

Severe disruption: M1 South Yorkshire southbound

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M1 South Yorkshire southbound severe disruption, between J31 for A57 Sheffield and J30 for A616.

M1 South Yorkshire - Two lanes closed and slow traffic on M1 southbound between J31, A57 (Sheffield) and J30, A616 (Worksop).

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

Severe disruption: M1 South Yorkshire northbound

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M1 South Yorkshire northbound severe disruption, between J34 for A631 and J35 for A629 Rotherham.

M1 South Yorkshire - Two lanes closed and heavy traffic on M1 northbound between J34, A631 (Meadowhall) and J35, A629 (Rotherham), because of a broken down horsebox.

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

Joel Moon

Leeds Rhinos come from behind to beat Hull KR in a hard-fought Super League fixture at Craven Park.

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Severe disruption: M1 West Yorkshire southbound

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M1 West Yorkshire southbound severe disruption, at J41 for A650.

M1 West Yorkshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M1 southbound at J41, A650 (Carrgate), because of a broken down lorry.

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

Severe disruption: M1 West Yorkshire southbound

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M1 West Yorkshire southbound severe disruption, between J41 for A650 and J40 for A638 Ossett.

M1 West Yorkshire - One lane closed and heavy traffic on M1 southbound between J41, A650 (Carrgate) and J40, A638 (Ossett), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

Severe accident: M18 South Yorkshire northbound

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M18 South Yorkshire northbound severe accident, between J3 for A6182 and J4 for A630.

M18 South Yorkshire - One lane closed and queuing traffic on M18 northbound between J3, A6182 (St Catherines) and J4, A630 (West Moor), because of an accident.

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

Severe disruption: M1 South Yorkshire southbound

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M1 South Yorkshire southbound severe disruption, between J35 for A629 Rotherham and J34 for A631.

M1 South Yorkshire - One lane closed on M1 southbound between J35, A629 (Rotherham) and J34, A631 (Meadowhall), because of abandoned vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: A1(M) South Yorkshire southbound

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A1(M) South Yorkshire southbound severe disruption, at J35 for M18.

A1(M) South Yorkshire - A1(M) lane closed on exit slip road and slow traffic southbound at J35 M18, because of a broken down coach.

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

Severe disruption: M1 West Yorkshire northbound

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

M1 West Yorkshire - One lane closed on M1 northbound between J39, A636 (Wakefield) and J40, A638 (Ossett), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

Matt Renshaw

Matt Renshaw's century puts Somerset in control against Yorkshire as 20 wickets fall on a dramatic second day at Taunton.

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Wes Hoolahan

Wes Hoolahan scores on his final home appearance for Norwich as his side came from behind to defeat Leeds United.

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Alan Browne

Alan Browne's second-half strike keeps alive Preston's play-off hopes, but ends Sheffield United's promotion chances.

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Football

Oldham earn a vital point from a goalless home draw with Doncaster but still face a nervous battle to stay in League One.

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Football

Graham Carey nets a last-gasp penalty as Plymouth keep their play-off hopes alive with a comeback win over Rotherham.

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Kieffer Moore

Barnsley move out of the Championship relegation zone as they end Brentford's faint hopes of reaching the play-offs.

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Down at the bottom...

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West Brom will NOT go down today, as it stands, while it's all getting a bit sweaty for Swansea and Huddersfield fans...

National League

Maidstone and Halifax end their National League campaigns with a goalless draw at the Gallagher Stadium.

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National League

Boreham Wood secure the win they needed to be sure of their National League play-off place at home to relegated Guiseley.

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Severe disruption: M1 South Yorkshire northbound

BBC News Travel

M1 South Yorkshire northbound severe disruption, between J33 for A630 Catcliffe and J34 for A631.

M1 South Yorkshire - One lane closed and very slow traffic on M1 northbound between J33, A630 (Catcliffe) and J34, A631 (Meadowhall), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

Exhibition photo

Launderama is a photographic exhibition by David Drasdo, documenting laundrettes in Yorkshire.

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Severe disruption: A1(M) North Yorkshire northbound

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A1(M) North Yorkshire northbound severe disruption, between J47 for A168 and J48 for A168.

A1(M) North Yorkshire - One lane closed on A1(M) northbound between J47, A168 (Allerton Park) and J48, A168 (Boroughbridge), because of emergency repairs. Traffic is coping well.

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

Scotland Street, Sheffield

The officer was allegedly sexually assaulted after responding to reports of an attempted rape.

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Severe disruption: A1(M) North Yorkshire northbound

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A1(M) North Yorkshire northbound severe disruption, between J47 for A168 and J48 for A168.

A1(M) North Yorkshire - One lane closed and heavy traffic on A1(M) northbound between J47, A168 (Allerton Park) and J48, A168 (Boroughbridge), because of emergency repairs.

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

Ronnie O'Sullivan

Ronnie O'Sullivan fights back to trail Ali Carter 9-7 after the penultimate session of their World Championship second-round match.

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Severe accident: M62 West Yorkshire eastbound

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M62 West Yorkshire eastbound severe accident, between J22 for A672 and J24 for A629.

M62 West Yorkshire - One lane closed on M62 eastbound between J22, A672 (Rishworth Moor) and J24, A629 (Ainley Top), because of an accident.

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

Doncaster Road, Barnsley

The crash happened near the junctions with Heathfields and Vaal Street on Doncaster Road in Barnsley.

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Paul McShane

Castleford climb to fourth in the Super League table with a comfortable win against rivals Wakefield Trinity.

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Top headlines across Yorkshire today

Yorkshire's top stories today include:

Watch: Just the ticket - Collector's world record attempt

Do you hang on to your train ticket for a while after you've been on a journey instead of putting it in the bin?

Huddersfield man James Connolly certainly does.

But he is trying to break a world record:

Watch: Giant hook-a-duck at Bradford's mirror pool

This is something you don't see often, 4,000 yellow rubber ducks lined up in the shape of a Y in Bradford's mirror pool.

The council arranged it to raise money for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance.

Take a look at these pictures courtesy of Drones on Demand: