Appeal to trace man over alleged rape in Bradford

Despite extensive inquiries, police say they have been unable to trace Romanian national Nicolae Fratutescu. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Luke Gale: Castleford scrum-half aiming to be fit for St Helens semi-final showdown

Castleford scrum-half Luke Gale hopes to play in their semi-final against St Helens only 16 days after appendix surgery. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Northern to cancel more than 50% of trains on strike days

Northern Rail says only 46% of its normal timetable will operate on both strike days …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

Liz Dawn: Coronation Street’s Vera Duckworth dies

The actress played Vera Duckworth on the long-running ITV soap for 34 years. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Liz Dawn: A life of drama and humour

The late actress portrayed the larger than life Vera Duckworth in Coronation Street. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

MOBO Awards to return to First Direct Arena in Leeds

The Mobo Awards was held in Leeds in 2015, with the 22nd annual celebration returning to the city. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Cardiff City v Leeds United

Preview followed by live coverage of Tuesday’s Championship game between Cardiff City and Leeds United. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Fake Dyson vacuum service family jailed for £1.5m fraud

The mother and son preyed on vulnerable people and charged vastly inflated prices for the work. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Ashes hope Westley injured against Tykes

Essex’s Ashes hopeful Tom Westley has a precautionary X-ray on his right thumb on day one against Yorkshire. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

Bobby Knutt: Benidorm and Emmerdale actor dies on holiday

Bobby Knutt had roles in the ITV comedy Benidorm as well as Emmerdale and Coronation Street. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield