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YEP Says: Elland Road is more than just a football stadium

THE smiles that have been on the faces of Leeds United fans should spread even wider across the city today.

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PIC: Simon Hulme

YEP Says: Happy Yorkshire Day - now let’s get cracking!

Happy Yorkshire Day everyone!

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YEP Says: Exposed - the hidden world of cyber crime

YEP Says: Exposed - the hidden world of cyber crime

THE hidden world of cyber crime can appear complex and confusing to those without specialist knowledge of the subject, but its unmistakable growing impact on our lives has been succinctly summarised by West Yorkshire Police chief constable Dee Collins: “We are all potential targets”.

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YEP Says: New Leeds United owner has put money where his mouth is

The effect of the hard years at Leeds United has extended far beyond the football pitch. The club’s exile from the Premier League took its toll in other ways; most notably through a lack of investment in the club’s basic infrastructure.

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Armed police guard an area close to Borough Market in London following Saturday's attack. PIC: PA

YEP Says: Will more armed police solve terror problem?

for some armed police and troops on our streets are a reassuring sight, for others it is alarming.

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People attend a multi-faith vigil in St Ann's Square, Manchester, to remember the victims of the Manchester terror attack. PIC: PA

Why we must not stop living our lives our way

WHAT turned a British citizen, born and bred in Manchester, into a jihadist who was prepared to blow himself up – and innocent young people leaving a pop concert – in his home city?

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YEP Says - Manchester terror attack: These cowards will not make us hate and mistrust

THERE are few words fit to describe how people felt on hearing the news about the bombing at Manchester Arena.

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YEP Says: Lonely Planet’s boost is such welcome news

those of us who live and work in Leeds and see its attractions close up and personal on a day by day basis don’t need much convincing that this is a place well worth visiting.

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A flower tied to police tape outside the Queen Elizabeth II Centre in London, after seven people were arrested in raids in London, Birmingham and elsewhere linked to the Westminster terror attack. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday March 23, 2017. See PA story POLICE Westminster. Photo credit should read: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

YEP Says: Hope, love and strength should follow London attack horror

AFTER a day of shock, horror and disbelief witnessing killing on the streets of our country, comes reflection.

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YEP Says: London Westminster attack was an assault on us all

OUR thoughts and prayers are with families mourning loved ones killed in yesterday’s carnage which unfolded with terrifying speed outside the Palace of Westminster; those innocent bystanders left seriously injured and all those who came to the assistance of the victims.

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One of the drug testing wipes which turned blue after coming into contact with traces of cocaine.

YEP Says: Shining a light on an unglamorous drugs habit

THE COCAINE swab tests carried out by our journalists around Leeds brought many postitive results around our city’s public buildings.

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PIC: Simon Hulme

YEP Says: Leeds drugs action day hasn’t come a moment too soon

Hospitals should be a place of safety and sanctuary for those who are suffering, whether their illness is mental or physical.

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YEP Says: Welcome news that the old Leeds International Pool site will be developed

IT IS high time that the old Leeds International Pool site in the city centre, which has been vacant for a decade, was put to good use.

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PIC: James Hardisty

YEP Says: Our Leeds deserves a world-class railway station

YOU don’t have to have sipped a £100 bottle of Louis Roederer bubbly at St Pancras’ Champagne Bar, or scoffed Eggs Benedict before the morning train at the GNH bar at Kings Cross Station to know that the facilities at Leeds Railway station could be improved.

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PIC: Simon Hulme

YEP Says: Let’s get behind Leeds United as season hits fever pitch

BILL Shankly once said that football is more important than life and death.

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James Brining, artistic director of the West Yorkshire Playhouse. PIC: Tony Johnson

YEP Says: Leeds theatre plan is a welcome move

IF LEEDS wants to continue its growth and become a truly world-class city, then it needs a number of world-class arts centres.

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YEP Says: Leeds’s first gang injunction - Congratulations to all for this welcome action

THE FACT that seven men have been hit with the Leeds’s first gang injunction is good news for the law-abiding vast majority of people in this city.

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PIC: James Hardisty

YEP Says: Do you believe we need statues of women in Leeds?

SHEFFIELD has its Women of Steel, Manchester is getting Emmeline Pankhurst, but which women, should be commemorated as a statue for Leeds?

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All the winners take a bow. PIC: Simon Hulme

YEP Says: Why we’re proud of Oliver awards

THE OLIVER awards are a symbol of all that is good about Leeds and its burgeoning fine-dining scene.

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YEP Says: Let’s show some pride in Leeds - a city we all claim to love

How proud are you of Leeds? Does your heart swell whenever you mention where you live to non-Loiners? Do you get angry when some unfortunate says something negative about ‘your’ city?

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