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UPDATED: Drink drive arrest after man suffered broken leg in Leeds crash

A MAN was arrested on suspicion of drink driving after a crash in Leeds which left another driver suffering from a broken leg.
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Leeds defecting councillor posts scathing video about’unfair’ treatment

A Leeds councillor - who walked out of the ruling Civic Hall administration this week - has now posted a scathing video online after claiming he was refused a chance to say his goodbyes at a local Labour party branch meeting.

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Leeds council in chaos? Second councillor quits ruling Labour group within three days

Leeds council in chaos? Second councillor quits ruling Labour group within three days

Leeds City Council’s ruling Labour administration was thrown into further chaos last night as a second councillor quit in the space of three days.

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Leeds restaurant helping sickness bug probe

An investigation is underway into whether a Leeds restaurant is linked to a sickness bug which it is believed has left dozens of people ill.

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A delighted Suzanne with locksmiths Mark and Paul

Garforth locksmith saves the day

A quick-thinking locksmith saved the day for a Garforth woman - by copying her keys from memory.

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Ninelands Lane. Photo: Google

Concern at homes plan for former factory site in Leeds

Plans for a new housing development on a former factory site in Leeds have come under fire from local residents and councillors.

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Review: Quirky Ales, Leeds

ON AN industrial estate on the edge of Garforth, hidden away behind low-rise workshops and warehouses, something truly remarkable is taking place.

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Near-tragedy prompts plea from Leeds mum

An East Leeds mum is encouraging parents of young children to attend free first aid course training after her child nearly died in an accident at home.

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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.

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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.

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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.
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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.

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Police appeal after pensioner, 87, hit by car in Leeds

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after an 87-year-old woman was struck by a car in Garforth.

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Road closed after pensioner injured in collision with car in Leeds

A PENSIONER suffered head injuries after she was involved in collision with a car in Main Street at Garforth this morning..

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The Briggate, Garforth formerly the Garforth Liberal Club

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Jobs being advertised for new Wetherspoon pub

Job vacancies are being advertised for a new pub set to open in Garforth later this year.

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New Dominos pizza shop planned in Leeds town

PLANS to transform an empty shop in Garforth into a new Dominos pizza takeaway look set to be approved despite more than 20 objections.

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Ian Winterburn, a teacher at Garforth Academy, has died.

"Genuinely caring" Garforth Academy teacher named as cyclist who died after crash in Leeds

Tributes have been paid by the family of a cyclist who died 10 days after being involved in a crash in Leeds.

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The crash happened on the A6120 Ring Road near to the junction with Whitkirk Lane. Picture: Google

Cyclist dies from injuries 10 days after Leeds crash

A cyclist involved in a crash in Leeds earlier this month has died from his injuries, police have confirmed.

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Walking through the wood on the way from Barrowby Lane to the M1.

Walking: A Christmas stroll for all the family

What a lovely little circuit! Easy going, on the level, good waymarking, plenty of variety, nice scenery and hardly a soul in sight (not counting the odd golfer near the finish).

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Burglars stole 'one of a kind' racing helmet worth £6k from Leeds business

Burglars stole 'one of a kind' racing helmet worth £6k from Leeds business

A distinctive motor racing helmet worth £6,000 was stolen during a burglary at a Leeds business.

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