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Further phase of re-development for historic former Leeds print works

The third phase of Leeds City College’s redevelopment of a historic printworks is set to get underway - with the piece de resistance being an ornate glass clad swan.

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Leeds United: Monk won’t rush captain Bridcutt’s return

Garry Monk looks set to hold Liam Bridcutt back from a reunion with Brighton on Friday night after vowing to “do the right thing” with the timing of the midfielder’s return.

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Shaun Derry

Leeds United: Things starting to look good for Whites says Shaun Derry

Former United midfielder Shaun Derry, who played in the 2006 Play Off final, still keeps an eye on his former club and is impressed by how they are progressing under Garry Monk Charlie Brown reports.

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Delays are being reported on two of the region's motorways this morning.

Traffic alert: Delays on M1 and M62 motorways as vehicles break down

DRIVERS ARE being warned of severe delays on the M1 and slow traffic on the M62 this morning.
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22 May 2015 .......      Cllr Judith Blake leader of Leeds Council. TJ100860e Picture Tony Johnson

Authority announces Leeds council tax hike BOMBSHELL weeks before Christmas

Families in Leeds face a council tax hike of almost four per cent as cash-strapped Leeds City Council scrambles to make huge budget savings.

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Dave Stead shoots for Real Moor at Garforth Crusaders in the 
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Yorkshire Amateur League: Leaders Medics are in seventh heaven

Table toppers Leeds Medics put seven past Beeston Juniors to go into next week’s vital clash with Premier Division holders Farsley Celtic in fine form.

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Leeds Combination League Premier Division action between Harehills WMC and East Leeds Celtic.

Leeds Combination League: Relegation fears still exist for Main Line despite away win

Main line Social eased their relegation fears slightly after coming out on top away from home at rock-bottom Horsforth Fairweather in their Jubilee Premier relegation six-pointer.

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Hemsworth's Katy Dewrow.

Women’s Football: Town in FA Cup second round for the first time

Brighouse Town reached the FA Cup second round for the first time in their history after beating Peterborough Northern Star 3-2, writes CONNOR CRAIG-JACKSON.

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Leeds United manager Simon Grayson and rising talent Jonny Howson back in 2010.

Leeds United Bygones: Leeds have chance to go one better than six years ago

THE Championship table made for satisfying viewing after Saturday evening’s 2-0 success against Aston Villa at Elland Road.

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Fred Lindop

Leeds Rhinos Bygones: Leeds live to tell the tale despite the lack of video refereeing technology

IF THE video referee system had been in operation 33 years ago, Leeds’ passage to the John Player Trophy final would have been more comfortable.

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Kippax v Swillington West Yokshire League sat 3rd dec 2016
Tom Charles, of Kippax, heads home his hat-trick goal in the win over neighbours Swillington.

West Yorkshire League: Drop spots in focus as drama hits new heights

A lack of fixtures did not mean a lack of drama in the West Yorkshire Premier League, as the relegation battle became more apparent.

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Digital City................Stephen Blackburn, senior information governance officer at Leeds City Council and manages the Data Mill North project.  6th December 2016. Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

Real life problems with online solutions

Developers in Leeds are using a huge vault of gathered date to make life easier for city residents.

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‘Turn your words into action’ plea to Leeds transport bosses over trolleybus successor

A new mass transport system to replace the scrapped trolleybus and Supertram plans WILL form part of Leeds’s future transport vision, council bosses confirmed today.

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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's FMX god Edgar Torronteras who cites Sheffield as his fave arena

PREVIEW: Motorbike daredevils jump to it for spectacular Arenacross show in Sheffield

Daredevil motorbike riders are gearing up to bring fast and furious high octane action to Sheffield Arena with the return of Arenacross early next year.

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Leeds snooker player Peter Lines who has benefitted from improved surroundings at the Northern Snooker Centre in Leeds.

Northern Snooker Centre in Leeds at heart of county’s recent renaissance

Ronnie O’Sullivan makes a swift return to action in Yorkshire on Wednesday after the disappointment of being beaten in the final of the Betway UK Championship at the York Barbican.

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Sir Rod Stewart at Leeds Arena tues 6th dec 2016

PHOTOS: Rod Stewart live in Leeds at the First Direct Arena

Legendary pop sensation Rod Stewart is live at Leeds’ First Direct Arena tonight.

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Biffy Clyro at First Direct Arena, Leeds. Picture: David Hodgson

Gig review: Biffy Clyro at First Direct Arena, Leeds

The temperature in Leeds had plummeted, the first major frost of the year meaning the throngs of people outside the First Direct Arena came dressed for the weather. Fortunately they’re made of sterner stuff on the west coast of Scotland and to choral overtures, Biffy Clyro took to the stage, twins James and Ben Johnston bare chested, singer Simon Neil in a cloak.

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Breaking: Christmas lights switch causing Leeds Bradford Airport traffic delays

Passengers travelling to Leeds Bradford Airport face heavy disruption today (Tuesday) as roads are closed in Leeds for a Christmas lights switch-on event.

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Seven men have been arrested

Seven Leeds men aged 14 to 25 arrested over trio of armed robberies

Seven men have been arrested over a trio of armed robberies in Leeds.
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New Road, Yeadon. Picture: Google.

UPDATED: Rush hour delays in Leeds after car collides with traffic lights

Motorists in Leeds faced rush hour delays after a car collided with a set of traffic lights this afternoon (Tuesday).
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