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Leeds schoolgirl, 14, died after ‘tragic road traffic collision’

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Barry Softley.

Director laundered £600,000 of drug cash to fund his “penchant” for luxury cars

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Calls for urgent action as crime levels soar in Leeds city centre party hotspots

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Waterloo Street, Leeds. Picture: Google (c).

Detectives continue search for girl taken by man while 'crying for mummy' in Leeds but say it could be innocent

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Crooked carer spent stolen cash on dating websites

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Thieves steal Leeds Rhinos kit man's van and club training items

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#OnThisDay in 2015: Storm Desmond causes Malham Cove to become stunning waterfall for first time in centuries

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Masked man threatened Leeds shopkeeper at knifepoint

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A new railway station serving Leeds Bradford Airport is among the proposals outlined today by Leeds city council. Pic: Tony Johnson

New stations at airport and White Rose in Leeds’ £270m transport shake-up

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Police are appealing for witnesses to the armed robbery.

Masked man threatened Leeds shopkeeper at knifepoint

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Calls for urgent action as crime levels soar in Leeds city centre party hotspots

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Karen Strong with daughter Rebecca. Her son Jamie Still was killed by a drunk driver.

Life sentence plan could bring justice for victims of Yorkshire’s killer drivers

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Tonnes of illicit tobacco were seized by HM Customs and Revenue inspectors.

Three generations of Yorkshire family sentenced for roles in £1m tobacco smuggling plot

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Police are searching for the occupants of the stolen car.

Hunt for driver of stolen car involved in serious Leeds crash

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Police want to trace this man as part of an investigation into a hate crime in Leeds.

CCTV appeal: Abusive man threatened to rip off woman's head scarf in Leeds

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Watch: Police are seeking these people caught on camera in Leeds

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Thieves stole keys leaving mum's young child locked in car

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Jailed: Man repeatedly stamped on victim’s head during “completely unprovoked” train station attack

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Armed robbers target building society in Leeds

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Leeds pub fined for illegal Sky Sports broadcasts

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Elderly man may have been driving wrong way on A64 before fatal crash

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A new train station could be built near Leeds Bradford Airport.

Your views: Are you in favour of building three new railway stations in Leeds?

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A new railway station serving Leeds Bradford Airport is among the proposals outlined today by Leeds city council. Pic: Tony Johnson

New stations at airport and White Rose in Leeds’ £270m transport shake-up

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Two vehicles collided in Otley this morning.

Crash causes disruption for Leeds commuters as road blocked

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Motorway disruption after collision on A66M in Yorkshire

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Travel alert: Major Leeds road closed after serious accident

Transport

Network Rail ‘to lose control of track maintenance’

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Rail price rises ‘a kick in the teeth’ for Yorkshire passengers

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A new railway station serving Leeds Bradford Airport is among the proposals outlined today by Leeds city council. Pic: Tony Johnson

New stations at airport and White Rose in Leeds’ £270m transport shake-up

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TRYING TO KEEP WARM: A rough sleeper in Leeds.

Leeds council to open emergency shelters for city’s homeless

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Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams is a role model for gay athletes.

Stuart Andrew: Those sports stars who have come out throw the spotlight on our footballers

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Pollution fears over Leeds caravan site’s ‘renewable energy plant’

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Leeds primary school land row will go to a public inquiry

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Leeds tannery to become 228 apartments

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Train fares will go up by an average of 2.3% next year, the rail industry has announced.

‘Winter of discontent’ as commuters hit with biggest train fare rise in three years

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Project for hundreds of Leeds homes

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Exclusive: Yorkshire’s failure to agree on devolution leaves ‘empty space’ in Northern Powerhouse says Osborne

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BBC Question Time comes to Wakefield

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Rock on! Muse announced as a Leeds Festival headliner for 2017

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Best of Health Awards winners 2016

Hailing the heroes of healthcare: YEP Best of Health Awards winners revealed

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All the winners on stage after the ceremony. PIC: James Hardisty

YEP Best of Health Awards winners are revealed

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Best of Health Awards: Winners to be revealed

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Zara Lundy. Picture taken by mum Michelle Lundy.

Family of Leeds schoolgirl in bone marrow plea

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Burglars steal cash needed for girl’s therapy

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Family’s bone marrow list plea to help eight-year-old daughter

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Sickness bug shuts Leeds primary

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REVEALED: The YEP Best of Health Awards 2016 shortlist

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WINNING IMAGE: Henrys photograph of a man and his dog in an underground cave.

Leeds student wins prestigious photography competition

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the old rouitemaster bus is used for Christmas story telling sessions. This year's tale is The Snowman. Picture: Terry Carrott

Bring Christmas magic to life in our children’s festive story competition

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Children from Kippax Ash Tree Primary School taking part in the YEP-backed Let's Read: LEEDS scheme. From left, Matthew Nicholson, Euan Xia, Jacob Sherburn, Emily Gent, Ellie Smith and Keira I'anson.

YEP is a class act for budding journalists in Leeds

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Sickness bug shuts Leeds primary

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Star of the Harry Potter Films Matthew Lewis, is pictured with pupils on his visit to Pudsey Grangefield School, Pudsey, Leeds..30th November 2016 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

Harry Potter star makes spellbinding visit to Leeds school

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Author meets writers of the future

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Pictured Councillors Helen Hayden, Lisa Mulherin, and Jane Dowson, taking part in a ground-breaking ceremony at the new site of the Springwell Leeds East Academy, Seacroft, Leeds, along with Andrew Jones, Contracts Manager for Interserve, and Mark Wilson, CEO of Wellspring Academy Trust.

Groundbreaking £45m Leeds school scheme launched

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£4.7 million to expand Ilkley Grammar School

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Leeds lollipop lady named kindest in the country

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Primary pupils take over their school

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Supermarket recalls steak over allergy fears

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Lack of exercise slows up learning

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Video: Bizarre rage cage opens in UK charging customers to smash up electronics and crockery

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Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams is a role model for gay athletes.

Stuart Andrew: Those sports stars who have come out throw the spotlight on our footballers

Opinion
CHRISTMAS CONDUNDRUM: Should the big day be spent alone, or with the whole family?

Kelly Pegg: We should never take our loved ones for granted

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Jayne Dawson: Right, are you ready for your naked gym session?

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Rachel Reeves has written a biography of the pioneering MP Alice Bacon who is pictured at her Normanton home in 1970 when she was Education Minister.

Rachel Reeves: The women still fighting to smash glass ceiling in politics

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YEP Says: Action stations on Leeds Bradford Airport’s rail link

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YEP Says: The roads to nowhere costing Yorkshire £90bn

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YEP Says: Who will act to address the chilling facts of winter deaths

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All the winners on stage after the ceremony. PIC: James Hardisty

YEP Best of Health Awards winners are revealed

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Branson or Trump - who’s the best boss?

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The winners of the Best of Health Awards 2015.

YEP Best of Health Awards: Last chance to name your hero

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A previous Yorkshire Evening Post Best of Health Awards.

YEP Best of Health Awards: ‘Don’t miss chance to honour healthcare heroes’

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A new train station could be built near Leeds Bradford Airport.

Your views: Are you in favour of building three new railway stations in Leeds?

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Yorkshire's shoppers aren't allowing Brexit to affect their plans for Christmas, according to PwC   Photo: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

‘Yorkshire’s Christmas shoppers brush off Brexit fears’

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(L to R): Andrew Heggie; Andrew Hill; Neil Muffitt; Mark Raven; Dan Ostrowski; and James Roach. Yorkshire-based financial consultancy and recruitment specialist FDYL has completed a joint venture agreement with Birmingham-based Woodrow Mercer

Merger sees Yorkshire finance specialist expand nationally

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