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Summary

  1. Man sentenced to life for 'ferocious' murder
  2. Body found in search of missing man
  3. Minibus, lorry and van in accident on M62
  4. Burberry chief reveals Brexit concern
  5. 'Moneyball' man wants to takeover Barnsley FC
  6. Former footballer Clarke Carlisle 'missing' from home
  7. HS2 'may disrupt city travel for years'
  8. Former paratrooper, 95, re-enacts parachute jump
  9. Updates on Friday 15 September 2017

Live Reporting

By Elly Fiorentini

All times stated are UK

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  1. Dafydd Pritchard

    BBC Sport Wales at Cardiff City Stadium

    Sol Bamba

    Dafydd Pritchard

    BBC Sport Wales at Cardiff City Stadium

    Sol Bamba's injury-time goal salvages a draw for Cardiff City as they dramatically deny Sheffield Wednesday a third successive win in the Championship.

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  2. Our top stories today

    That's all from us for today, we'll be back on Monday with all the latest news, sport, weather and travel for Yorkshire.

    But before we go, let's look back at some of our top stories from today:

    1. Man sentenced to life for 'ferocious' murder
    2. Irfan Wahid stabbing: Teenager detained for 10 years
    3. Burberry chief reveals Brexit potential - but Yorkshire investment 'on hold'
    4. Ex-footballer Clarke Carlisle 'missing' from Manchester
    5. 95-year-old former paratrooper re-enacts jump

    See you on Monday.

  3. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 West Yorkshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

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

    M1 West Yorkshire - Slow traffic and one lane blocked on M1 northbound between J39, A636 (Wakefield) and J40, A638 (Ossett), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  4. Watch: Harrogate Autumn Flower Show showcases giant vegetables

    The competitors' giant vegetables are weighed and judged at the Harrogate show but growers prepare all year.

    Autumn is the time to reap the rewards of all the hard work in the fruit and vegetable garden.

    The show is held from 15 - 17 September.

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    Video caption: Competitors showcase their giant vegetables at the Harrogate Autumn Flower Show
  5. Watch: Sheffield-trained boxer eyes Golovkin/Alvarez fight chance

    Shamir Masri

    BBC Look North

    WBO Middleweight Champion Billy Joe Saunders defends his world title his weekend.

    The fighter is hoping that victory will put him in line for a match against one of the biggest names in boxing; either Gennady Golovkin or Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, who also fight on Saturday.

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    Video caption: Billy Joe Saunders title defence
  6. Three arrested over drug making in York

    Three people have been arrested in York on suspicion of making drugs.

    Grosvenor Terrace

    At 11:45 today officers swooped on a house in Grosvenor Terrace and arrested a 37-year-old woman, a 19-year-old man and a 29-year-old man.

    The woman and 19-year-old man were arrested in connection with permitting the production of a Class A drug and the 29 year old man was arrested for possession of a Class B drug.

  7. Surrey v Yorkshire: Tykes facing relegation battle after draw

    BBC Sport

    Yorkshire remain in relegation trouble in Division One despite escaping with a draw against Surrey at The Oval.

    Alex Lees

    Shaun Marsh (125 not out) and Alex Lees (102) both hit centuries as Yorkshire reached 281-2 following on, a lead of 83, when bad light brought stumps.

    The pair's second-wicket stand of 215 was a county record against Surrey.

    Yorkshire are now one point above 2016 county champions Middlesex, who slipped into the relegation zone after drawing with Hampshire.

  8. Britain's Got Talent heads to Leeds

    Have you got a talent that you think the entire world needs to see?

    If so, then we've got some exciting news for you:

    Britain's Got Talent

    Britain's Got Talent have just announced they'll be holding auditions for next year's series in Leeds at the end of this month.

    The team will be at the Trinity Shopping Centre on Saturday 30 September from 12:00 to 16:00.

    They say "Anything goes from magicians to comedians, drag acts to singers and acrobats to animals."

    Quote Message: There is no age limit and we are looking for all kinds of talents. You never know where it might take you.” from Charlie Irwin Britiain's got Talent
    Charlie IrwinBritiain's got Talent
  9. Watch: 95-year-old former paratrooper re-enacts jump

    A 95-year-old former paratrooper from North Yorkshire has re-enacted a parachute jump he made 73 years ago during WWII.

    John Jeffries from Richmond made a parachute jump into a Dutch battleground during the Second World War, he was shot and taken prisoner.

    He made the jump in aid of charity and his fallen comrades.

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    Video caption: John Jeffries from North Yorkshire returned to the Netherlands to re-enact a war-time jump
  10. Listen: Unusual words uncovered by York researchers

    Do the words 'betrump' and 'snout-fair' mean anything to you?

    Or do you know what a 'slug-a-bed' is?

    These unusual terms are part of a list of 30 words uncovered by researchers in York that have fallen out of the English Language. Doctor Dominic Watt from the University of York led the study.

    He's has been explaining to us what some of the words mean.

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    Video caption: Researchers at the University of York find words which disappeared
  11. Man sentenced to life for 'ferocious' murder

    A man has been sentenced to life behind bars for the murder of his partner earlier this year.

    Mark Minott

    Mark Minott, 41 of no fixed address (pictured above), was sentenced to serve a minimum of 18 years at Leeds Crown Court earlier today.

    In February Minott subjected his partner Beverley Robinson (pictured below) to a violent attack with a knife which also seriously injured her 25-year-old daughter Nateesha.

    The attack took place at their home at Greenlea Court, Huddersfield, and was described by Judge Guy Kearl QC as “a persistent and ferocious attack, committed in front of two children."

    Beverley Robinson
    Quote Message: We welcome the outcome of the verdict. It gives us comfort to know that we can grieve without the burden of the court case upon us.” from Family Statement
    Family Statement
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    Severe accident: A61 South Yorkshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A61 South Yorkshire both ways severe accident, at A621 Bramall Lane.

    A61 South Yorkshire - Slow traffic on A61 Queens Road in both directions in Sheffield at the A621 Bramall Lane junction, because of an accident earlier on. All lanes have been re-opened. Congestion to the Charlotte Road junction.

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

  13. Body found in search for missing man

    Police looking for Daniel Pudlo have called off searches after a man's body was found at an address in Scarborough.

    Officers are now conducting enquiries to locate the next of kin of the 24-year-old.

    Daniel, from Scarborough, was last seen at around 19:00 last night at a bus stop on Ramshill Road.

  14. Two injured after crash in Leeds

    Two people have been left with what are thought to be serious injuries after a crash in Leeds this afternoon.

    Crash scene

    It happened just after 13:20 in Cross Gates, a pedestrian and motorcyclist have both been hurt.

    The A64 has been closed in both directions a s a result between Crossgates Road and the Outer Ring Road.

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    Severe disruption: A1(M) North Yorkshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    A1(M) North Yorkshire southbound severe disruption, between J42 for A63 and J41 for M62.

    A1(M) North Yorkshire - One lane blocked and slow traffic on A1(M) southbound between J42, A63 (Selby fork) and J41 M62, because of vehicle tyre change.

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