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Ford to refund 'engine fail' EcoBoost customers

Drivers have reported cars with EcoBoost engines overheating and failing or even bursting into flames. Source: BBC Leeds

Halifax 'hit-and-run' crash leaves man dead

The pedestrian was struck by a car on Saturday night in Halifax and died at the scene of the crash. Source: BBC Leeds

Huddersfield: How Terriers are attempting to go global despite league struggles

They have a partner in China and are using players' social media profiles to tap into global markets - how "wiser" Huddersfield are adapting...

Bradford City 0-0 Bristol Rovers

Bradford end their five-match losing run with a scrappy draw against Bristol Rovers at Valley Parade. Source: BBC Leeds

PC and two men attacked by dogs in Leeds garden

A police officer was bitten trying catch one of the dogs after an attack left two others injured. Source: BBC Leeds

Drax: Explosion response drill takes place at power station

About 100 emergency service staff from across Yorkshire took part in the drill at Drax power station. Source: BBC Leeds

Huddersfield Town v Tottenham Hotspur

Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Huddersfield Town and Tottenham Hotspur. Source: BBC Leeds

Pair jailed for 'sickening' attack on teenage girl

Lianna Ahmed and Ayaz Hussain attacked a 16-year-old girl with a baseball bat after chasing her. Source: BBC Leeds

Fundraisers help pay for new special school building

Olympians Lord Coe and Hannah Cockcroft open the new £3.4m building in Halifax. Source: BBC Leeds

Powerleague five-a-side football firm to close 13 sites

Powerleague unveils a rescue plan which involves closing pitches and the loss of 109 jobs. Source: BBC Leeds

Zak Hardaker: Wigan Warriors player in drink drive charge

Zak Hardaker is currently nearing the end of a ban from rugby league for cocaine use. Source: BBC Leeds

Postman Pat and Rosie and Jim author John Cunliffe dies

John Cunliffe, 85, created one of the BBC's most successful children's TV characters. Source: BBC Leeds

Sheffield Wednesday v Leeds United

Preview followed by live coverage of Friday's Championship game between Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United. Source: BBC Leeds

Super 8s: Catalans Dragons v Huddersfield Giants

Team news as Catalans Dragons host Huddersfield Giants in Saturday's Super 8s fixture at Stade Gilbert Brutus (17:30 BST). Source: BBC Leeds

Tommy Robinson: Ex-EDL chief appears at Old Bailey for contempt case

The former EDL leader says he believes the authorities "want him in prison for Christmas". Source: BBC Leeds

Woman of Steel: Lois Forsell, Tara-Jane Stanley and Georgia Roche on shortlist

Castleford duo Tara-Jane Stanley and Georgia Roche, plus Leeds' Lois Forsell, are shortlisted for the first Woman of Steel award. Source: BBC Leeds