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

Police are hunting a man who racially abused a woman and threatened to rip off her head scarf.

Crime
Leeds City Council u-turn over farmer’s market

Leeds City Council u-turn over farmer’s market

The farmer’s market in Leeds is temporarily moving back to Briggate after complaints from traders and customers when it was re-located.

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Pledge over future council costs from Leeds skyscraper owner

The owner of Leeds’s Bridgewater Place skyscraper has pledged to cover future costs incurred by the city council as a result of the site’s wind tunnel problems.

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Photo essay: All ages and abilities are welcome at 5k Leeds Parkrun

Every week, runners of all ages and abilities don their trainers and make their way to Leeds’ Woodhouse Moor for the 5k Parkrun.

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Leeds tannery to become 228 apartments

Leeds tannery to become 228 apartments

Plans to convert a former tannery into over 200 apartments have been approved by council planners.

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LEADING THE WAY: Victoria Gate manager, James Bailey

Looking ahead to Leeds Victoria Gate phase two

Just five weeks since the hugely-anticipated Victoria Gate scheme launched – and already the team behind it are preparing for phase two.

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Photo gallery: First look inside the new Gino D’Acampo Leeds restaurant

One of the nation’s favourite TV chefs has told your YEP that he can’t wait to open his new restaurant in the city next Wednesday – in time for the festive season – and we have had an exclusive look around.

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ITALIAN CHRISTMAS: This year's Harvey Nichols festive window.

Italian ‘Natale’ at Leeds Harvey Nicks

The Harvey Nichols Christmas window is usually a sight to be seen in its own merit and this year is no exception.

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PROJECT: The �400m national project will bring more than 740 homes to Holbeck Village and create hundreds of construction jobs.

Project for hundreds of Leeds homes

More than 740 homes will be built in Leeds as part of a new £400m housing project for the UK.

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Photo gallery: YEP Leeds charity carol concert sends spirits soaring

THE sound of seasonal music and thoughts of goodwill to all sent festive spirits soaring last night at the Yorkshire Evening Post’s traditional Christmas carol concert.

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Basis Yorkshire staff marking last year's International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers outside Leeds Town Hall.

Murder of Leeds sex worker inspires charity’s #17daysofaction to end violence

EVERY year Leeds-based charity Basis Yorkshire joins organisations around the world in their efforts to seek an end to violence against sex workers.

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City enters top five conference venues in UK

Leeds is becoming one of the country’s preimer destinations for conferences, having seen a 12 per cent increase in corporate events in the last 12 months, figures show.

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Barfly........... Lazy Lounge, Westpoint, Leeds.
28th October 2015.
Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

Bar review: Lazy Lounge, Leeds

Lazy Lounge is one of those havens which has somehow managed to burrow its way into the subconscious of the city.

Bars
Leeds cycle theft hotspots revealed

Leeds cycle theft hotspots revealed

Leeds has been named as the sixth worst UK city for bike thefts.

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‘Alternative’ Christmas grotto set to open in Leeds

An alternative Christmas grotto promising an interactive experience with plenty of festive cheer is set to open in Leeds.

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Empty Leeds houses rejuvenated

A NEW partnership is set to transform derelict properties into new homes to help young people facing homelessness in Leeds.

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He’s back! Ed Balls confirmed for Strictly Come Dancing tour’s visit to Leeds

Here’s some news that will score a perfect 10 with fans of Strictly Come Dancing left dismayed by the exit of Ed Balls from the competition.

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Christopher Laskaris.

Two people appear before Leeds Crown Court charged with murder of Christopher Laskaris

TWO people have appeared before a Crown court charged with the murder of a 24-year-old man who was found dead at his home in Leeds.

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ARTWORK: Amelia Crouchs Spectral Evidence, 2016. PIC: Jules Lister

The art of community in Leeds

As Leeds contemporary art space The Tetley celebrates its third birthday this week, Yvette Huddleston speaks to creative director Bryony Bond.

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Bar review: The Old Red Bus Station, Leeds

“I BET this happens to you all the time,” says Immi Cardy, co-owner of the Old Red Bus Station, as she hands me a hot pie, on the house.

Bars
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