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Leeds criminal jailed six years after fleeing UK over £1.5m lorry raids

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Leeds Civic Hall

Leeds travellers’ site could get ten-year extension

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‘Don’t blame Leeds residents for city’s recycling failures - the fault lies with the council itself’

Politics

How can Leeds taxpayers afford to give £4million to Headingley cricket stadium? Councillor questions grant to boost redevelopment plans

Politics

Leeds bin murder trio jailed for life

Crime

Video: First look at new £37m flagship John Lewis store in Leeds

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£5m Leeds University cycling hub will be a HQ for champions

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Barmaid of 33 years Kim Shires gets ready for the Whitelock's Beer Festival. Pictures: Jonathan Gawthorpe.

Cheers! Oldest pub in Leeds city centre hosts four-day beer festival

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Stuart Jarvis .

Leeds bin murder trio jailed for life

Crime
Paula Sherriff, MP for Dewsbury

Iraqi man “threatened to kill staff at Yorkshire MP’s office”

Crime

Yorkshire Imam joins chorus of outrage as British churches are asked to be ‘alert but not alarmed’ in wake of Normandy church terror attack

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The second incident took place close to the Hepworth Wakefield gallery

Man kicked to the floor in one of two robberies in an hour in Wakefield

Crime
There have been 22 cases involving prisoners found with mobile phones at HMP Leeds since March 1.

22 Leeds prisoners found with contraband phones during crackdown

Crime
Michael Ayres.

Three face life after murder victim, 60, was put in wheelie bin and torched outside Leeds church

Crime
An investigation was launched in Rotherham

‘Angry’ Yorkshire dad made up toddler abuse claims against his Ukrainian wife

Crime

Pedestrian in critical condition after three car collision in Dewsbury

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Can you help identify suspect in Leeds gang brawl stabbing?

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'Violent' attack in Leeds station taxi queue leaves victim with broken nose

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Two arrested after reports of man with gun in Leeds

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Warning to parents as rail trespassing increases by a third in Leeds

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Dover port suffered serious travel chaos at the weekend.

Going away? Port of Dover reassures holidaymakers over weekend delays

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Controversy over bus routes in Leeds town

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Tuesday travel: Disruption on A1M, M62 and A64

Travel 1

Angry Leeds makes parking rage top ten

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One mile an hour: Yorkshire woman tells of the chaos at Dover

Transport 5

Boost for passengers as Leeds bus strike called off

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Strike threat could hit Virgin trains from Yorkshire to London

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‘Don’t blame Leeds residents for city’s recycling failures - the fault lies with the council itself’

Politics
Date: 2nd November 2015. Picture James Hardisty, (JH1011/10a) Gerald Jennings, President of Leeds Chamber of Commerce.

We must not talk ourselves into a recession, says Chamber boss

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Paula Sherriff, MP for Dewsbury

Iraqi man “threatened to kill staff at Yorkshire MP’s office”

Crime

Second person held over ‘threats’ made to MP Naz Shah

Politics 2
Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com - 20/07/2016 - Cricket - NatWest T20 Blast - Yorkshire Vikings v Durham Jets - Headingley Cricket Ground, Leeds, England - A general view of Yorkshire's Headingley stadium as Yorkshire take on Durham in the Natwest T20.

How can Leeds taxpayers afford to give £4million to Headingley cricket stadium? Councillor questions grant to boost redevelopment plans

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The funeral of Josh Hoole, the infantry soldier based in Catterick who died while on a training exercise in the Brecon area of Wales, will take place on Thursday.

Funeral of Yorkshire-based soldier who died in training exercise to take place on Thursday

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Leeds apprenticeships drive creates hundreds of roles

Politics 2

Leeds suburb cranks up volume as city’s student noise capital

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1,300-hectare Leeds masterplan is all set for approval after a decade of development

Politics 2

Leeds woman tells of ordeal as drivers face long delays at Dover

News 6
Harriet Williams

Nine-year-old Leeds fundraiser gears up for canal cycle ride

Health
Abbie Morton

Cancer survivor in yacht adventure trip

Health
Dr Kate Granger pioneered the #hellomynameis campaign in the NHS.

Jayne Dowle: Kate Granger’s precious legacy can impact upon all our lives

Opinion
Jockey Frankie Dettori and presenter Clare Balding take part in the 'Ice Bucket Challenge' at York Racecourse, York. Celebrities who doused themselves with freezing cold water for charity have helped scientists make a discovery that could help sufferers of motor neurone disease.

Ice Bucket challenge funds motor neurone disease gene breakthrough

Health

Yorkshire Children of Courage Awards: ‘Amazing’ hospice that helps the whole family nominated

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Award for Leeds mum’s fundraising in memory of baby Freddie

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Family will take NHS to court over refusal to pay for drug that could save life of Abi, 13

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A year of success for drug and alcohol support service in Leeds

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Max Coates

Race track star Leeds student wins first class degree

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Leeds Civic Hall

School places to increase by fifty per cent at west Leeds primary

Education
Leave Leeds Tidy campaigners outside Hyde Park Picture House.

Students help Leave Leeds Tidy

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Dr Andrew Platten

Fresh appeal for witnesses to crash that killed ‘respected and dedicated’ Leeds academic

Our city
Radio star and transgender icon Stephanie Hirst has received an Honorary Doctorate from Leeds Beckett University.

Leeds Beckett University honour for transgender Capital Radio star Stephanie Hirst

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13 July 2016..... YEP Star of the Classroom winner Margaret Carney at Templenewsan Halton Primary School with Joshua Hirst whose mother made the nomination. Picture Scott Merrylees

Leeds ‘angel’ Margaret is a YEP classroom star

Education
Charlie Grays winning submission included a colourful lizard head section.

Body painting triumph for Leeds student

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Leeds pupils visit former school development

News

Tributes paid to Leeds academic who was killed by car involved in police chase

Education

Leeds parents full of praise for caring Sandra

Education

New fund to celebrate university’s 50th year will make a ‘real difference’ to students

Education

Video: Young fox caught basking in the sun

Offbeat

Video: New Game Of Thrones ‘Dragon Ants’ identified

Offbeat
Vlogger Marina Joyce

Who is Marina Joyce... and why was Twitter trying to save her?

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Jayne Dawson: Time to enjoy the absence of everything while it lasts

Opinion
Dr Kate Granger pioneered the #hellomynameis campaign in the NHS.

Jayne Dowle: Kate Granger’s precious legacy can impact upon all our lives

Opinion
OUTMODED?: Video cassettes seem unlikely to return to popularity.

Blaise Tapp: Does technology have to progress so fast?

Opinion
HISTORY BOY: Henrik Stenson celebrates winning the Open with a record score. But how many got to see it?

Grant Woodward: No hope of getting kids into sport if they can’t watch it

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YEP Says: Why we must not talk ourselves into a recession

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Police served a notice on a house in Richmond Avenue, Headingley, in 2015 to stop a planned party advertised on social media.

YEP Says: Headingley party animals must be more considerate

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YEP Says: Constant battle to keep youngsters off the rails...

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Leeds Older People's Forum recieved �6m in lottery funding for the Time to Shine project

New loneliness project to reach the most frail

Campaigns
Teams compete at DLA Piper's It's A Knockout event in aid of Maggie's Yorkshire in Roundhay Park.

Cancer support centre plan for Leeds boosted as event proves a knockout

Campaigns
Physiotherapy lecturer Kate Burke was diagnosed with incurable cancer five years ago.

Lecturer’s incurable cancer story inspires Leeds students to take on Yorkshire Three Peaks

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Milestone for Leeds ‘child friendly’ campaign

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YEP Says: Why we must not talk ourselves into a recession

YEP Says
Entrepreneur Dirk Mischendahl has turned a 19th century mill into a creative hub for small businesses

Life after Logistik leads former MD to property restoration

Business
Date: 2nd November 2015. Picture James Hardisty, (JH1011/10a) Gerald Jennings, President of Leeds Chamber of Commerce.

We must not talk ourselves into a recession, says Chamber boss

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