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Leeds falls silent to remember sacrifice of city’s soldiers at Battle of the Somme

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Leeds computing student jailed over vile images accessed from ‘dark web’

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Woman suffers serious sexual assault near Leeds pub

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Battle of the Somme commemorated: Yorkshire family’s agony over missing son

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Remembering brave Leeds Pals slaughtered at Battle of the Somme

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Leeds teenager locked up over police chase

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Leeds United hero Jack part of first football ‘walk of fame’

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Murder accused tells jury he’s ‘ashamed’ of killing Leeds sex worker

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Splashing news! Leeds leisure centre gets £500k funding boost

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DECEMBER 2015: Tributes to Daria. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Murder accused tells jury he’s ‘ashamed’ of killing Leeds sex worker

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Do you recognise this man?

Woman suffers serious sexual assault near Leeds pub

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Gregory King, 27, of York Place, Wetherby, has been jailed for 18 years for conspiracy to supply class A drugs.

Leeds man who was ‘major player’ in UK drugs trade jailed for 18 years

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David Cameron with imam Qari Asim in Leeds earlier this year

Brexit leaders too slow to condemn this racism and xenophobia says Leeds imam

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Jo Cox in 2015

BNP posts Jo Cox ‘Muslim’ slur through neighbours’ letterboxes as racist attacks soar

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Updated: Explosions rip through Istanbul airport, with 41 killed and a further 239 injured

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Bramley Shopping Centre (Google Maps)

Polish shopkeeper in Leeds taken to hospital after ‘racially aggravated incident’

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Tim’s story: From Leeds drug dealer and addict to prison volunteer and family man

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Leeds gang jailed for 24 years after police find £140,000 of cocaine in a car

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Motorcyclist hurt in collision in Dewsbury

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Updated: Extra police patrols after two incidents of women being grabbed in same area of Leeds

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Video: Cyclists urged to give newly opened multimillion pound Leeds to Bradford route a ride

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Wheels in motion for Leeds park and ride

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The Leeds city centre to Bradford section of the route will open tomorrow. Picture by James Hardisty.

Late call for ‘urgent review’ of Leeds to Bradford cycle route from £29million scheme

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Contactless payment set-up hits the streets with flagship 36 bus service

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Delays on M62 roundabout after burst water main

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Leeds road closures for £1.6m pipe work

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Cyclist in intensive care after Leeds A65 collision

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Back on the road! Union holds off on third bus strike in Leeds

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YEP Says: Our Leeds will not let hate win out over community

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Calls for urgency on new Leeds transport system before Downing Street handover

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David Cameron with imam Qari Asim in Leeds earlier this year

Brexit leaders too slow to condemn this racism and xenophobia says Leeds imam

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The Conservative Party leader candidates.

Who will be the next Prime Minister? Take a look at the candidates and vote on your favourite...

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Was Boris ambushed? Last-minute drama leaves Theresa May as No10 front-runner

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The owners and developers of Sunny Bank Mills, John Gaunt and William Gaunt at the site's community artspace. 
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Our heritage goldmine: Mill owners told to tap into the ‘engines of past prosperity’ to drive future growth

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Petition over 777 homes plan on Leeds greenbelt

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Defiant Jeremy Corbyn rejects resign plea from deputy

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Geoff Lawler: Boris Johnson will divide Tories - and betray Yorkshire

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Qari Asim: This democratic decision is no excuse for bigots

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Future of the Northern Powerhouse to come under microscope at conference

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Video: Cyclists urged to give newly opened multimillion pound Leeds to Bradford route a ride

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Judith Barnes, clinical operations manager, at the new Place of Safety suite for young people in crisis at the Becklin Centre. Picture by James Hardisty.

Lifeline unit for vulnerable young people with mental health issues opens in Leeds

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Donisthorpe Hall in Moortown.

Condemned Leeds care home was ‘lucky to avoid being closed’ by regulator

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Becci Ellis and husband Mick (left) meet Yorkshire Air Ambulance pilot Captain Garry Brasher (right) and paramedics Matt Syrat and Sammy Wills at Nostell Priory.

Yorkshire motorcyclist’s tribute to medics after 254mph crash during land speed record bid

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Glimmer of hope as Leeds care home campaigners launch late bid for inquiry into closure plans

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Fear of giving birth can lead to post-natal depression

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Tragic rugby player Ronan Costello saved five lives with his donated organs

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Cure for Parkinson’s disease on the horizon

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Leeds computing student jailed over vile images accessed from ‘dark web’

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The hole in the ozone layer is showing signs of healing. Picture: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

The planet responds: Hole in the Antarctic ozone layer is healing says Leeds scientists

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Children design flowerbeds

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Hugh Gaitskell Primary School in Beeston, celebrating their Ofsted report result.
23rd June 2016.
Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

Delight at Leeds school after ‘good’ Ofsted report

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Arts in action: The Leeds event aims to show just how valuable the arts and humanities are to the economy.

Fears of higher tuition fees based on ‘underestimated’ arts

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In pictures: Oscar winner returns to her North Yorkshire school

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Leeds poster girl for apprenticeships

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Top award for Leeds library’s ‘elegant’ new design

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Government watchdog praises Leeds secure children’s home

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Android users warned over malware posing as WhatsApp, Uber and Facebook

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Video: Customer given world’s longest receipt over 5m long for just £50 worth of fabrics

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Video: Dad builds five-year-old son £6k putting green so he can emulate idol Rory McCilroy

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A young England fan sobs after seeing England beaten by Iceland at Euro 2016. Credit: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.

Grant Woodward: England’s flops have it all – except an ounce of backbone

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Tory members will struggle to support Boris Johnson, warns former MP Geoff Lawler.

Geoff Lawler: Boris Johnson will divide Tories - and betray Yorkshire

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Qari Asim.

Qari Asim: This democratic decision is no excuse for bigots

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Nigel Farage.

Jayne Dawson: Six things we have learned in this past weird week

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Library filer dated 25/09/1916 of British troops negotiating a trench as they go forward in support of an attack on the village of Morval during the Battle of the Somme. The date of July 1, 1916, is remembered as the bloodiest day in the history of the British Army. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Sunday June 25, 2006. The Battle of the Somme began at 7.30am that day, and by the following morning 19,240 British soldiers had died. The battle continued for more than four months, leaving a final casualty tally for all sides of well over a million. See PA story WAR Somme History. Photo credit should read: PA.

YEP Says: We are grateful to Robert and his fellow Leeds Pals

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YEP Says: Our Leeds will not let hate win out over community

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PIC: Simon Hulme

YEP Says: Perspective from the past in these troubled days

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The Women of Steel statue is unveiled in Barker's Pool

Unveiled: Sheffield’s brave Women of Steel honoured with statue

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#GiveLoveLeeds: Show your love for city with Leeds Fund

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Gabby Logan.

#GiveLoveLeeds: Why Leeds’s own Gabby Logan wants to give back

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IN THE FRAME: Sarah Day of DLA Piper and Sam Perry of NatWest at the launch of the Leeds Fund at The Arch Cafe in Leeds.

YEP Says: Now’s the time to #GiveLoveLeeds and show we care

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Video: Cyclists urged to give newly opened multimillion pound Leeds to Bradford route a ride

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The owners and developers of Sunny Bank Mills, John Gaunt and William Gaunt at the site's community artspace. 
Picture by Simon Hulme

Our heritage goldmine: Mill owners told to tap into the ‘engines of past prosperity’ to drive future growth

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