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‘Climate activists should embrace GM crops solution’, says farmer

Richard Bramley, who sits on the National Farmers Union environment forum, praised the disruptive Extinction Rebellion protests in London for publicising global warming

Adoption services ‘in crisis’ due to cutbacks

Nigel Priestley, a senior partner at Ridley and Hall in Huddersfield, blamed government cutbacks and reorganisation, and claimed that more must be done to recruit and support adopters

Nigel Farage will not complete Brexit Betrayal march despite urging supporters...

Launching the event last month, the former UKIP leader tweeted: "We're marching from Sunderland to London... get your walking boots on!"

East Midlands Airport battles to keep cargo moving amid Brexit uncertainty

About 365,000 tonnes of freight passes through the airport every year, making it the second largest freight airport in the UK after Heathrow

Hillsborough father ‘frozen with fear’ as tragedy unfolded and son was...

Barry Devonside told a jury at the trial of match police commander David Duckenfield that he was "frozen from head to foot with fear" for his son as the tragedy unfolded

Hillsborough: David Duckenfield was ‘too new’ to handle disaster, says ex-colleague

Michael Goddard told a jury at Preston Crown Court that Superintendent Bernard Murray was actually in charge because match commander Duckenfield was "too new"

Bluebird hydroplane homecoming postponed due to ‘unforeseen circumstances’

Organisers in the village of Coniston, Cumbria, say they have pulled out of the event "due to unforeseen circumstances"

More paid work needed for people with learning disabilities

The 21 Co cafe has just been opened in Headingley, Leeds, by local charity Sunshine and Smiles which helps 120 local families

Hillsborough trial: Police ‘promised to divert fans’ to avoid overcrowding

Ronald Grimshaw was responsible in the years leading up to the 1989 disaster for advising the South Yorkshire fire service on emergency evacuation at the ground

Domestic abuse victims will be given more protection

There is also a focus on improving support for children living in abusive environments with a new £8m fund