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Could Chinese consortium linked to BBC presenter buy Leeds United?

Leeds United
Temporary Assistant Chief Constable Angela Williams.

Zero tolerance pledge as hate crime soars

News
The managed approach to Holbeck's red light zone will continue.

Exclusive: ‘Legal red light zone’ here to stay in Leeds

Crime
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Railway lines reopened after lorry crashed into bridge

Transport

Airline ban and £12,000 fine for drunk passenger, 21, after Leeds flight diverted

Crime

Exclusive: First look at proposed new multi-storey college campus building in heart of Leeds city centre

Politics

Video: Dramatic river rescue footage in Leeds shows danger of open water

Central Leeds

Teenager dead after taking drugs on Leeds city centre night out UPDATED

Central Leeds
Nicholas Clark.

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

News
The managed approach to Holbeck's red light zone will continue.

Exclusive: ‘Legal red light zone’ here to stay in Leeds

Crime
An e-fit of the man police want to trace after a burglary in Beeston.

Do you recognise Leeds burglar?

Crime
A Jet2.com plane.

Airline ban and £12,000 fine for drunk passenger, 21, after Leeds flight diverted

Crime
Do you recognise this man?

Cash stolen during knifepoint robbery in Leeds supermarket

Crime
Rose Simkins, chief executive of Stop Hate UK.

Convert to Islam abused in front of children in Leeds

Crime

Berghaus and Sprayway jackets stolen in Leeds rooftop break-in

News
Paula Sherriff, MP for Dewsbury

Man to be sentenced in September over affray at Yorkshire MPs office

Crime 4

Arson attack at Leeds school under investigation

Crime 2

Bradford company fined £120,000 after worker fell to his death through roof light

Crime

Yorkshire owner’s distress as Shetland ponies have tails cut off

Crime 2

Jury goes out in Yorkshire free school fraud trial

Crime
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Railway lines reopened after lorry crashed into bridge

Transport

Misery for commuters as thousands are forced to stand on services to Yorkshire’s biggest cities

Transport 3

Leeds learners face a tougher test

News
Dover port suffered serious travel chaos at the weekend.

Going away? Port of Dover reassures holidaymakers over weekend delays

Travel 1

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

Our city 2

Controversy over bus routes in Leeds town

News 3

Tuesday travel: Disruption on A1M, M62 and A64

Travel 1

Angry Leeds makes parking rage top ten

News 2
The managed approach to Holbeck's red light zone will continue.

Exclusive: ‘Legal red light zone’ here to stay in Leeds

Crime

Exclusive: First look at proposed new multi-storey college campus building in heart of Leeds city centre

Politics 8
Paula Sherriff, MP for Dewsbury

Man to be sentenced in September over affray at Yorkshire MPs office

Crime 4
The Boxing Day floods

Leeds flood measures in £109m bid for growth cash

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

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Wakefield Council is owed £21m unpaid tax

News

Jeremy Corbyn hails high court rejection of ‘waste of time’ Labour leadership ballot challenge

Politics 1

Northern Powerhouse: ‘All North to share in drive to boost economy’

Politics

£1.3million Leeds arts fund transferred to charity from council control

Politics

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

Politics 19
Dr Kate Granger pioneered the #hellomynameis campaign in the NHS.

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

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Saving targets for hospitals

News
Harriet Williams from Horsforth. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Leeds girl, 9, gearing up for cycling feat in memory of father

News
Harriet Williams

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

Health

Ice Bucket challenge funds motor neurone disease gene breakthrough

Health

Cancer survivor in yacht adventure trip

Health

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

News

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

News

Exclusive: First look at proposed new multi-storey college campus building in heart of Leeds city centre

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Leeds pupils prove that they can talk the talk

News

Leeds pupils bring classic to life on stage

News
Sajid Hussain Raza.

Jury goes out in Yorkshire free school fraud trial

Crime
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

News
Max Coates

Race track star Leeds student wins first class degree

News

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

Our city 1

Leeds Beckett University honour for transgender Capital Radio star Stephanie Hirst

News

Leeds ‘angel’ Margaret is a YEP classroom star

Education

Body painting triumph for Leeds student

News 1

Gold medal or DNF, how will you fare in our Olympic quiz?

Offbeat
Billy Jean King

July 1966: that was the month that was

Offbeat

Video: ‘couple from hell’ who kept 38 dogs in their tiny two-bed home

Offbeat
New England manager Sam Allardyce. PIC: PA

Grant Woodward: Rollercoaster ride to Russia with Big Sam’s England

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 1
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Jayne Dawson: Time to enjoy the absence of everything while it lasts

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

Blaise Tapp: Does technology have to progress so fast?

Opinion
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YEP Says: Did you stand up on train journey into Leeds again?

YEP Says
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YEP Says: Drugs death tragedy will strike a chord with every family

YEP Says 1
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YEP Says: Constant battle to keep youngsters off the rails...

YEP Says
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

News
Lloyds Banking Group said it is cutting 3,000 jobs and shutting 200 branches.

Bailed-out Lloyds to cut 3,000 staff and 200 more branches

Business 7
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Railway lines reopened after lorry crashed into bridge

Transport

Misery for commuters as thousands are forced to stand on services to Yorkshire’s biggest cities

Transport 3