Four things you should know in Yorkshire today
Today we learned that the safety of air travellers at Leeds Bradford Airport is being threatened by people using laser pens; heard how an international footballer pestered a teenage girl for kisses; saw two men arrested on suspicion of murder in Hull; and received details of a tragic collision on the A65 between Hellifield and Gargrave.
Here are four things you need to know so far today:
Not the light fantastic
Leeds-Bradford Airport has been named the third worst in the UK for dangerous incidents of pilots being attacked with laser beams on take-off or landing by members of the public.
Football pestered teenager for ‘kisses and more’
A teenage girl has told Bradford Crown Court how England footballer Adam Johnson pestered her for “kisses and more” after he signed football shirts for her.
Duo quizzed over Hull murder
TWO men have been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a 21-year-old man in Hull, one of two suspected murders in the city at the weekend.
Motorcyclist killed in A65 collision
A 52-year-old motorcyclist has been killed after colliding head-on with a car on the A65 near Clapham.