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Leeds pupils prove that they can talk the talk

Pupils from primary schools in Leeds have been putting their debating skills to the test at a special competition at Leeds Civic Hall.

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Leeds pupils bring classic to life on stage

Leeds pupils bring classic to life on stage

Talented drama students from Allerton Grange School ended term on a high by staging a production of the musical Grease.

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Sajid Hussain Raza.

Jury goes out in Yorkshire free school fraud trial

A jury has gone out to consider its verdicts on the founder of a flagship free school and two staff members accused of fraudulently obtaining around £150,000 from Government grants.

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

SENIOR councillors have approved proposals to increase places at Beecroft Primary School in Kirkstall by fifty per cent.

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Leave Leeds Tidy campaigners outside Hyde Park Picture House.

Students help Leave Leeds Tidy

More than 25 tonnes of rubbish has been diverted from landfill sites thanks to the Leave Leeds Tidy campaign.

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Race track star Leeds student wins first class degree

A HIGH speed student swapped his driving suit and helmet for a cap and gown after graduating with a first class honours degree from Leeds Beckett University.

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Dr Andrew Platten

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

Police investigating the death of a much-loved Leeds academic who was killed when he was bike was hit by a car in Bingley have issued a fresh appeal for any witnesses to the collision to get in touch.

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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

Radio star and transgender icon Stephanie Hirst has received an Honorary Doctorate from Leeds Beckett University for her contribution to public life.

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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

Margaret Carney is not just a classroom assistant - she is an angel.

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Charlie Grays winning submission included a colourful lizard head section.

Body painting triumph for Leeds student

A talented student took third place in a national body painting contest.

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Leeds pupils visit former school development

Leeds pupils visit former school development

Youngsters from Five Lanes Primary School in Upper Wortley closed the door on summer term with a visit to Greenhill Fold to learn about housebuilding and how historic buildings can be given a new lease of life.

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Dr Andrew Platten was involved in a road accident on Tuesday.

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

A much-loved Leeds academic has been named as the cyclist killed by a car involved in a police chase earlier this week.

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19 July 2016.......     Early years unit manager Sandra Perring at Ashfield Primary in Otley, nominee in YEP star of the classroom competition. Picture Tony Johnson

Leeds parents full of praise for caring Sandra

SPECIAL needs co-ordinator Sandra Perring has helped generations of one family at her school in Otley.

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Student and Rugby League star Lewis Davey, Food and Nutrition student Sabba Manzur, Chancellor Gabby Logan, Vice-Chancellor Professor Margaret A House and business student, and founder of Hire-An-Artist, Gareth Craven at the launch of the Inspiring Futures Programme.

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

A NEW fund to help students achieve their ambitions in sport, business or studying abroad has been launched to mark the start of Leeds Trinity University’s 50th anniversary celebrations.

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Degree success is celebrated by Leeds graduates

GRADUATES in journalism, business and history are among those who receive their degrees today in the final ceremonies this summer at Leeds Trinity University.

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PCSO Johny Plummer and children from Greenhill Primary in Wakefield.

Video: Wakefield pupils learn cyber safety with Mindstorm Lego

Police are using computerised Lego for what has been hailed as an innovative approach to teaching children about online safety.

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HONOUR: Rachel Kenworthy.

The pain of studying pays off for Leeds graduates

STUDENTS will graduate today from Leeds Trinity University in subjects including education and childhood studies.

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Leeds youngsters’ delight at story success

Leeds youngsters’ delight at story success

Youngsters from Leeds are feeling chipper after taking home two prizes in the Oxford Reading Tree’s 30th birthday story writing competition.

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Headteacher Matthew Browne pictured with children at Temple Learning Academy. PIC: Simon Hulme

Leeds headteacher Matthew builds success at school

HEADTEACHER Matthew Browne likens working at Temple Learning Academy to being part of a family - and the parents and grandparents agree.

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TV Chef Jamie Oliver, appearing at the Ministry of Food shop within Kirkgate Market, Leeds in 2010, with Sarah Freeman, a cook trainer.

Jamie Oliver’s Ministry of Food ‘is improving eating habits’ in Leeds

A COOKERY COURSE launched by TV chef Jamie Oliver have been praised by scientists in Leeds for helping people in the city to improve their eating habits.

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