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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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Photo essay: Festive Leeds tree farm gets prepared for Christmas

Workers at Methley Christmas Tree Farm are working hard to ensure family living rooms across West Yorkshire are festive this season.

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Caroline and Michael Graham-Young are being threatened with eviction for keepung too many animals in there home at Micklefield, near Garforth.....7th December 2016 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

Council in a flap over Leeds couple’s array of pets

A couple say they are being threatened with eviction from their council house after the authority got into a flap about their vast collection of furry and feathered friends.

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New Leeds sperm bank seeks local donors

New Leeds sperm bank seeks local donors

Yorkshiremen will be able to help couples to start a family after a pioneering sperm donation clinic announced it will open in Leeds.

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Ashlands Care Home, Methley. 
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Failing Leeds care home to close

A failing Leeds care home is to close, it has been confirmed.

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Residents fight plan for new homes in Leeds

An action group has been formed to fight proposals to build thousands of new homes on greenbelt land on the Parlington Estate in Aberford.

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Susan Ashworth

Domestic homicide review after deaths of Leeds husband and wife

A DOMESTIC homicide review report will be explored at inquests into the deaths of Leeds husband and wife Martin and Susan Ashworth.

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UPDATED: Woman died after being hit by lorry in Leeds

A WOMAN died after she was hit by a lorry on Selby Road at Garforth in east Leeds yesterday.

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180 miles in memory of cancer patient Kyle

180 miles in memory of cancer patient Kyle

A Garforth dad has completed an epic cycle challenge in memory of his son.

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