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CCTV clip: Men jailed for Chapeltown Road attack outside Leeds nightclub

Three men who launched a gun, machete and knife attack on another man outside a Leeds nightclub have been jailed for a total of 52 years.

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YEP Says: Leeds’s green belt land can’t grow back once it’s under concrete

News that plans for homes on green belt areas in Leeds could be scrapped will no doubt be met with a resounding cheer across the city.

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YEP Says: Leeds United deserve credit for being a kind, caring club

IT is fantastic news that Leeds United players and officials are backing Toby Nye’s appeal.

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Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott, Rob Burrow and Danny McGuire celebrate with the trophy after the final whistle. PIC: PA

YEP Says: Fairytale ending for two of Leeds Rhinos’ greats

IT IS difficult to imagine Leeds Rhinos without Danny McGuire and Rob Burrow.

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YEP survey: What’s life like in your Leeds?

HOW much do you love your city? And what could be done to improve it as a place in which you work, rest and play?

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Peter Lorimer.

YEP Says: Three cheers for Leeds United

Leeds United fans may not feel there is much to cheer about after this weekend’s defeat, but they can console themselves a little with the knowledge that legend Peter Lorimer’s medals will stay in the city.

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APRIL 1973: Peter Lorimer fires towards goal against Wolves.

YEP Says: Keep Leeds United legend’s medal haul in local hands

IF ever a Leeds United player deserved to be called a legend, it was Peter Lorimer.

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Liz Dawn.

YEP Says: Liz Dawn - Leeds lass made good must be remembered

SHE was the ordinary Leeds woman who made good. Except Liz Dawn was far from ordinary.

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YEP Says: Building for the future in Leeds city centre - SOYO

Quarry Hill will not have seen such a huge transformation since the building of the Quarry Hill Flats in the 1930s.

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Leeds United managing director Angus Kinnear pictured at Elland Road.  PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

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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