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Summary

  1. Brighouse Ritz told to change name by London Ritz hotel
  2. North Yorkshire primary school with just 12 pupils to close
  3. One-punch killer Blue Horrobin starting an 11 year prison sentence
  4. Police increase patrols after Sheffield shooting
  5. Plans to transform NHS services in England involve hospital closures or downgrading A&E with changes at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Dewsbury Hospital
  6. One of North Yorkshire's biggest landfill sites will close when the county's new waste incinerator opens nearby.
  7. Updates on Tuesday 21 February 2017

Live Reporting

By Jim Addyman, Adam Pinder-Smith and Oli Woodcock

All times stated are UK

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  1. 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 - One lane closed 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

  2. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 South Yorkshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 South Yorkshire southbound severe disruption, at J34 for A631.

    M1 South Yorkshire - M1 lane closed on exit slip road southbound at J34, A631 (Meadowhall), because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  3. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A650 West Yorkshire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    A650 West Yorkshire eastbound severe disruption, between M62 J27 and M62 J28.

    A650 West Yorkshire - One lane closed on A650 eastbound between Gildersome and Tingley, because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

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

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M18 South Yorkshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M18 South Yorkshire northbound severe disruption, at M1.

    M18 South Yorkshire - M18 lane closed on exit slip road and slow traffic northbound at M1, because of a broken down vehicle.

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

  5. Our five top stories today

    Oli Woodcock

    BBC Local Live

    Thanks for being with us today, live updates will continue throughout this evening and tonight. 

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

    Gary Barlow

    If you spot something happening where you live, which you think we should know about, you can always get in touch with us by email.

  6. Young girl found travelling alone on Leeds bus

    Charles Heslett

    Journalist, BBC Radio Leeds

    A young girl's been found travelling alone on a bus into Leeds city centre this afternoon.  

    Officers were called to collect the child, who's believed to be under the age of 11, from the bus when it stopped in Albion Street at about 17:30. She'd been found by the bus driver.

    The girl did not speak much English and could not tell officers why she was on the bus, a police spokesman has said.

  7. New market on Darley Street will put spotlight on Bradford producers

    Bradford Telegraph and Argus

    Local producers of food, crafts and arts will soon be given a chance to show their goods in a regular city centre market. 

    Matt Lamont, Shy Burhan and Jonathan Smith on Darley Street
  8. Video content

    Video caption: Carolyn Bjelan's CPR saves her husband's life in Harrogate

    Carolyn Bjelan's CPR after Jovan collapsed during DIY saved his life, say Yorkshire Air Ambulance.

  9. Board games booming at Sheffield Library

    Adam Pinder-Smith

    BBC Local Live, Yorkshire

    A popular Saturday morning board games session at Ecclesfield Library has now been extended until June due to the success of the scheme. 

    The sessions, run by Imagination Gaming, encourage children and families to come down and have a positive experience of their local library, as well as providing exciting activities, helping to connect communities together.  

    Playing board games at Ecclesfield Library
    Quote Message: This event was a great success and very well attended. Lots of fun was had by all, including my own children. It’s great to see Ecclesfield Library going from strength to strength" from Jack Scott Cabinet member for community services and libraries at Sheffield City Council
    Jack ScottCabinet member for community services and libraries at Sheffield City Council
  10. Did you hear a 'loud bang' in Crosland Moor last night? Police are investigating reports

    Huddersfield Examiner

    Police were called to Crosland Moor last night after a resident reported a "loud bang" which sounded like a "gun shot".   

    College Street in Crosland Moor

    Officers were called to College Street after receiving the call from a concerned member of the public at about 21:30.

    They carried out a search of the area last night but no evidence was found to suggest a firearm had been discharged.

  11. Your evening weather forecast

    Owain Wyn Evans

    Weather presenter, BBC Look North

    Windy this evening and overnight with some rain. The rain will mainly affect the Pennines where it will be heavy and persistent. Strong and gusty westerly winds and a minimum temperature of 7 deg C (45F).

    Weather graph

    Early rain on Wednesday will soon clear to the south and the strong westerly winds will ease. Bright with sunny spells and just the odd isolated shower. Temperature highs of 10c (50F)  

  12. Listen: Antarctic expedition for North Yorkshire soldier

    Adam Pinder-Smith

    BBC Local Live, Yorkshire

    A North Yorkshire soldier is among a group who'll attempt to become the first all-female team to cross the Antarctic unaided. 

    Lt Rosanna Baker is based at Catterick and during the three month, 1,000-mile expedition, will face temperatures of -40 degrees.

    Another member of the team is Maj Nat Taylor:

    Video content

    Video caption: Major Nat Taylor
  13. Appeal over fatal motorbike crash

    South Yorkshire Police are urging a motorcyclist who may have witnessed a fatal collision involving another bike in Rotherham at the weekend to come forward.  

    A motorcycle and a car collided on Worry Goose Lane, Whiston, near to the junction with Greystones Road, at about 12:50 on Saturday 18 February.

    Peter Heard

    The rider of the motorbike, Peter Heard (pictured), 65, of Rotherham, was taken to Northern General Hospital with life threatening injuries and died a short time later. 

    Anyone with information is being asked to call 101.

  14. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M62 West Yorkshire eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    M62 West Yorkshire eastbound severe accident, at J31 for A655.

    M62 West Yorkshire - M62 lane closed on exit slip road eastbound at J31, A655 (Castleford), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

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