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Revealed: A really wild plan for Leeds stately home

Hundreds of feathered friends already call this historic Leeds estate their home.

By Jonathan Chippindale.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - 19 January

Temple Newsam Park, by Jonathan Chippindale.

Susan Ashworth. PIC: SWNS

Tragic Leeds wife was stabbed to death after telling husband she wanted divorce

A WIFE who suffered 25 years of emotional abuse was stabbed to death after finding the “strength and will” to leave her controlling husband, an inquest heard.

The advert for Naturist Cleaners. Photo: Facebook

Naked female cleaners wanted to clean houses in Leeds for £45 an hour

Naked female cleaners are being sought to clean houses in Leeds and across Yorkshire for £45 an hour - on condition they do it in the nude.

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Tilly is now a healthy weight

Fit club regime helps Leeds dog shed the pounds

An overweight Leeds dog who shed weight at a pet 'fit club' has been held up as an example of the programme's success.

Arron Healy is a 30-year-old Leeds musician

Musician's new video parodies everyday annoyances

A Leeds musician has released a comedy rap song about his pet hates in everyday life.

PIC: Bruce Rollinson

YEP Says: Why Leeds baby foodbank is such a great idea

ASK any parent and they will tell you that the cost of bringing up children is astronomical.

AID: Lynsey Jayes, Chantal Nogbou and Marilyn Earp. PIC: Bruce Rollinson

Leeds mums launch ‘baby foodbank’ to help cash-strapped parents in city

A group of Leeds mums have banded together to start a ‘baby foodbank’ to provide struggling parents with essential items.

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RUNNING MAN: Joe Faulkner will run from Leeds to London for Rethink, a charity which supports people affected by mental health issues.

Mental health boss’s Leeds to London run

A mental health manager is to run from Leeds to London in a marathon fundraising effort.

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Curtis Johns on Let It Shine

Leeds singing star Curtis wows on Let It Shine

A young Leeds businessman has dazzled audiences on Gary Barlow's new TV talent show.
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Ribchester man will appear in court in January

Leeds police chase driver injured motorist in 70mph crash

A DRIVER who injured another motorist when he ploughed into him during a police chase has been jailed.

Andrew Sharp.

Leeds drug dealer jailed over ‘rocket fuel’ cocaine boast

A cocaine dealer who sent out an advert claiming his product was like “rocket fuel” has been sent to prison for three and a half years.

Picture shows Susan Ashworth who has died in a house fire in Leeds, West Yorkshire. See Ross Parry copy RPYFIRE : Two people have died in a fire at a house near Leeds, police have confirmed. Firefighters were called to Farfield Court in Garforth just after 18:30 BST.  West Yorkshire Police said one person was pronounced dead at the scene and that a man was taken to hospital with serious burns but later died.  The initial call to the emergency services reported a "fire, possibly an explosion". Four fire crews were sent to the scene and managed to contain the spread of the blaze.

Wife killer’s actions ‘unforseeable’ inquest told

THE actions of a husband who stabbed his wife to death before apparently killing himself were ‘unforseeable,’ according to a senior psychiatrist.

The former boxer with a private bar in his garden

The former boxer with a private bar in his garden

Could this garden shed conversion be one of the most impressive in Leeds?
Bailey with carer Katherine Wimbles

'Too lively' dogs seek new homes

A Leeds animal charity is hoping to re-home two of its longest residents on the 'unluckiest' day of the year.

Police believe the occupants of this van could help the investigation.

White van occupants could have vital information on crash which killed Leeds teacher

Police investigating a collision which claimed the life of a popular Leeds teacher have released an image of a van they want to trace.
Ribchester man will appear in court in January

Leeds drug dealer caught on trip to buy cannabis

A DRUG dealer has been sent to a young offenders institution for 12 months after police found him in possession of heroin and cocaine when they stopped a car he was travelling in.

Susan Ashworth. Picture: Ross Parry Agency

‘Leeds wife killer had been sectioned and discharged weeks earlier’

A MAN who stabbed his wife to death and burnt down their home in Leeds had been sectioned and then discharged just two weeks earlier, an inquest heard.

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Full inquest to begin into deaths of Leeds husband and wife

Full inquest to begin into deaths of Leeds husband and wife

FULL inquests are due to begin today into the deaths of Leeds couple Martin and Susan Ashworth.


Revealed: The top 10 crime hotspots in Leeds

Hospitals, supermarkets and a petrol station are among the top 10 hotspots for criminal activity in Leeds, the YEP can exclusively reveal.

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