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First birthday brings plan to expand

city centre pub, The Turk’s Head pub is celebrating its first birthday and has revealed plans to expand the bar this year.

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The girl was walking across playing fields between Throstle Lane and Throstle Road in Middleton when the man grabbed her. Picture: Google

Man grabbed girl, 11, as she walked home from school in Leeds

Detectives are appealing for information after an 11-year-old girl was grabbed by a man on playing fields in Leeds.

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Ribchester man will appear in court in January

Jurors filmed, followed and offered cash bribes to find Leeds ‘cash for crash’ conmen Not Guilty

A jury hearing a case of an alleged ‘cash for crash’ plot in which an innocent Leeds pensioner was killed has been discharged after jurors were offered bribes.

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Storm Doris: Can I claim compensation for a delayed flight?

As storm Doris batters the UK, with winds expected to reach up to 87mph, we spoke to the travel experts at airFair about whether passengers facing a delayed flight due to the bad weather are entitled to claim compensation.

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Shipley mum scoops £14m lottery jackpot but passes on the Champagne

EVEN BEFORE the customary spraying of the Champagne bottle at a phalanx of photographers made it “official”, Bev Doran had started to settle into her millionaire’s lifestyle.

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This photo was taken by an environmental health officer in the kitchen at Dixy Chicken

Manager of 'dirty' Leeds fast food shop hit with £2,395 court bill

A FAST food shop in Leeds city centre has been prosecuted for a second time in a month after an investigation was launched when a customer allegedly suffered food poisoning.
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ALERT: Public urged to unplug EXPLODING tumble dryers

ALERT: Public urged to unplug EXPLODING tumble dryers

The public are being urged to unplug a range of faulty tumble dryers - after some of them started to EXPLODE.

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Safety warning issued over leaking gas hobs

Safety warning issued over leaking gas hobs

Bosch and Neff have issued a safety warning over leaking gas hobs.

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Storm Doris: Leeds braces itself for 80mph winds and torrential rain

LEEDS is in the eye of Storm Doris today, with warnings of travel disruption, damage to buildings and flying debris across the county.

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Major film talent agency seeks extras from Leeds to appear in Yorkshire-made film

Major film talent agency seeks extras from Leeds to appear in Yorkshire-made film

A talent agency which provides extras for blockbuster films is holding auditions in Leeds.

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Storm Doris: Rail passengers on East Coast line urged not to travel today

Storm Doris: Rail passengers on East Coast line urged not to travel today

Commuters using Virgin East Coast Trains are being warned not to travel today as Storm Doris is set to batter the country with high winds and rain.

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The heron was found dead near Burley Goit yesterday morning.

Wildlife crime: Police investigate shooting of heron in Leeds country park

A heron which had become a familiar feature in West Leeds Country Park has been found shot dead.
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Scientists believe they are closer to unlocking the common cold virus

York and Leeds scientists in breakthrough on ‘unlocking’ common cold virus

SCIENTISTS in Yorkshire believe they have come a step closer to unlocking the “enigma code” that causes the common cold.

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2016 WINNERS: Francesca Hunt and Esther Frempong.

We want to hear teen girls’ views

TEENAGE girls in Leeds – this is your chance to tell us what you think.

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Gylfi Einarsson celebrates scoring against Burnley at Turf Moor.

Leeds United nostalgia: Whatever happened to... Gylfi Einarsson?

Gylfi Einarsson. Remember him?

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The shooting at Dewsbury's Cemetery Road

Fourth teenager charged over street shooting

A fourth teenager has now been charged in relation to the shooting in Dewsbury.

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Fire caused by a faulty tumble dryer.

ALERT: Leeds residents urged to unplug EXPLODING tumble dryers

Leeds residents are being urged to unplug a range of faulty tumble dryers - after some of them started to EXPLODE.

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By Barbara Barrett.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - 23 February

Apperley Bridge Locks, by Barbara Barrett.

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A plane talks off from Leeds Bradford Airport today as Storm Doris hits. PIC: PA

LIVE BLOG: Yorkshire braced for extreme 80mph winds after weather warning issued

A severe weather warning for extreme winds has been issued across Yorkshire.

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Tributes paid to tragic cancer Leeds mum who sparked a campaign backed by thousands

Tributes paid to tragic cancer Leeds mum who sparked a campaign backed by thousands

An inspirational mum from Leeds who sparked a campaign backed by thousands has died after a fierce battle with cancer.

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