Leeds Bradford Airport: Planes struggle to land in wind and snow

Planes were affected by strong winds and heavy snow as weather caused disruption across the region. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Rotherham dieter: Fizzy drinks ‘were my food’

Nicky Codrai used to get through up to 20 cans of pop a day and weighed 25 stone. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

Sinead Wooding: Husband sentenced to 22 years for murder

Sinead Wooding ‘was killed with brutal ferocity’ before being dumped and set on fire in a wood. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Sheffield Hallam MP Jared O’Mara to resume duties

The MP was suspended by Labour while it investigates offensive comments he is alleged to have made. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

Richard Broughton death: Reece Thompson jailed for manslaughter

Richard Broughton died two days after he was struck by a car in Elsecar, near Barnsley, last April. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

The Leeds cafe that makes a difference

The Leeds Repair Cafe is staffed by volunteers who fix people’s goods for free. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Minister for loneliness appointed to continue Jo Cox’s work

The government creates a new ministerial role, which continues the work of the late MP Jo Cox. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Black police leader says some forces ‘still institutionally racist’

The comments come as figures show just 1.5% of police officers are women from BME backgrounds. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Leeds walker rescued after two-day Scafell Pike ordeal

The man is rescued from England’s highest mountain Scafell Pike after walking around to keep warm. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Measles outbreak in five English regions

Numbers of cases have been increasing since late 2017 and are linked to ongoing large outbreaks in Europe. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds