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Tea with PM for Leeds Canary Girls

They were the workers who the war turned yellow – the “canary girls” who manned the munitions factories in two world wars and whose skin was turned a lurid shade of yellow by the toxic chemicals with which they were forced to work.

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STAY SAFE: Leeds United players Ronaldo Viera and Kalvin Phillips joined Network Rail in spreading the safety message. PIC: Steve Riding

Leeds United footballers join railway safety campaign

Pupils at at a Leeds primary had some extra special classmates as they took part in a session about railway safety.

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Crossgates Shopping Centre pictured in 1967, when it was known as Cross Gates Arndale Centre.

They’ll be going wild in the aisles! Leeds shopping centre celebrates its 50th birthday in style

Harold Wilson was in 10 Downing Street and Engelbert Humperdinck was at the top of the charts with The Last Waltz.

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Pedestrian, 30, and scooter rider in hospital after collision in Leeds

Pedestrian, 30, and scooter rider in hospital after collision in Leeds

A pedestrian and scooter rider are in hospital after a crash in Leeds.

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Pedestrian seriously hurt after being hit by motorcycle

Pedestrian seriously hurt after being hit by motorcycle

Two people are seriously injured after a motorcycle collided with a pedestrian in Leeds today.

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Two hurt in Crossgates crash

Two hurt in Crossgates crash

Crossgates Road is closed this afternoon after a serious collision.
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The Tea Rooms at Temple Newsam.
 PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Review: Temple Newsam Tea Rooms, Leeds

Splendid. That word sums up our recent visit to the tea rooms at Temple Newsam.

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Young Leeds cancer sufferer Toby Nye gets a ride in a fire engine

Young Leeds cancer sufferer Toby Nye gets a ride in a fire engine

Generous firefighters have offered a young cancer patient a ride in a fire engine.

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FLYING THE FLAG: Miss West Yorkshire hopeful Rebecca Richardson.

Leeds synchronised swimming star set to make splash on catwalk

SHE’S already made a big splash in the world of synchronised swimming.

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NEW ERA: How the site will appear when finished.

Work under way on massive Leeds cinema and leisure complex

WORK on a major out-of-town retail and leisure scheme began yesterday as the developer unveiled Odeon as one of the main tenants.

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The erection of Barwick Maypole in 1954

New exhibition reveals photos of a lost Leeds

Leeds City Council have released a series of nostalgic photos which feature in an upcoming exhibition.

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An exhibition of plans for a new crematorium will take place at Garforth Golf Club Long Lane on Tuesday, July 11 from 2.30pm to 7.30pm.

Crematorium plans unveiled for east Leeds and surrounding villages

Plans to provide a new crematorium to serve the residents of east Leeds and surrounding villages will go on show to the public at Garforth next week.

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PIC: Simon Hulme

Five things you should know about... Temple Newsam in Leeds

Think you know Temple Newsam?

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Leeds Crown Court.

Leeds man threatened love rival in raid

A jealous boyfriend hired a gang of men to force their way into the home of his ex-partner’s new lover before threatening him with a fake handgun.

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Leeds MP Richard Burgon: It’s time ‘the many’ took back control

I really enjoyed the General Election campaign.

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Travel alert: Broken down train causes delays and cancellations between Leeds and York

A broken down train has created delays and cancellations to rail services in North and West Yorkshire this morning.

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Opinions are divided in East Leeds over plans to turn a doctor's surgery and pharmacy into a Wetherspoons pub. The company has applied to open a new bar with extensions and an outdoor seating area between 39-41 Austhorpe Road in Crossgates. Image: Harrison Ince Architects

Decision time looms for controversial Leeds pub plan

Councillors could be about to call time on controversial plans for a new Wetherspoons pub in Leeds.

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General Election 2017: Who’ll get your vote in Leeds East?

General Election 2017: Who’ll get your vote in Leeds East?

There are six candidates hoping to be elected the next MP for Leeds East.

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Tobias Roebuck-Ward left Crossgates to emigrate to New Zealand

Expat Leeds lad raises money for terror victims in New Zealand

A Leeds expat who runs a restaurant in New Zealand is using his business to raise money for victims of the Manchester terror attacks.
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Heavy rainfall and hail stones in Crossgates, Leeds. Picture: @lynger2000

Reports of flash flooding in Yorkshire as stormy weather hits region

Flash flooding has been reported in Yorkshire as stormy weather passes through the region this afternoon.
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