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Tadcaster firefighters rescue Yorkshire Terrier trapped in gate railings

A Yorkshire Terrier had to be rescued by firefighters today after she got stuck in a set of gate railings.
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.
A number of flood alerts are in place in Yorkshire.

Where does the Environment Agency have flood alerts in place in Yorkshire?

A number of flood alerts are in place in Yorkshire today after a yellow warning for stormy weather was issued.

Anti-fox hunting protesters are staging a demonstration in Leeds.

Bus passengers warned of delays as anti-fox hunting protest staged in Leeds

Bus passengers are being advised to expect some delays to services this afternoon due to an anti-fox hunting protest taking place in Leeds city centre.

Police are concerned about people swimming in Roundhay Lake, pictured, during the warm weather.

Leeds police issue warning about swimming in open waters

A reminder has been issued to young people about the dangers of swimming in lakes, reservoirs and rivers.

Slam Dunk Festival will take place in Leeds tomorrow as planned.

Police ‘working round clock’ to keep people safe in Leeds as Bank Holiday events go ahead

Armed police will remain on the streets of Leeds this weekend as a number of major events go ahead as planned.

Model Laura Lacole and footballer Eunan O'Kane outside the High Court in Belfast where a landmark legal case by the pair to secure official recognition of their humanist wedding is being heard.

Leeds United footballer and glamour model appeal over humanist wedding

A GLAMOUR model and a Leeds United footballer seeking legal recognition of their humanist wedding are being denied rights afforded to religious couples, a court has been told.
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Greg Eden, right. Picture Bruce Rollinson

Castleford Tigers’ prolific Greg Eden backed to get England call

CASTLEFORD TIGERS’ head coach Daryl Powell backed free-scoring winger Greg Eden to push for an England call-up after he scored his third hat-trick in as many games for the leaders.

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Liam Sutcliffe touches down for Leeds Rhinos against Warrington. Picture: Steve Riding.

Brian McDermott refuses to get too carried away despite clean sheet for Leeds Rhinos

Boss Brian McDermott was “pleased” with Leeds Rhinos’ 40-0 home win over Warrington Wolves, but refused to get too excited by his side’s performance.

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Leeds Crown Court.

‘Leeds watch thief found £9,000 Rolex in bar’

A MAN arrested over the theft of a £9,000 Rolex watch told police he had found it in a bar, a court heard.

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Leeds man jailed for 21 years after raping schoolgirl in Bradford

Leeds man jailed for 21 years after raping schoolgirl in Bradford

A Leeds man has been jailed for 21 years after he was found guilty of multiple rape charges.

QUIZ: Guess the temperature of Roundhay Park's lake today

QUIZ: Guess the temperature of Roundhay Park's lake today

It's a scorcher today - but how warm is one of Leeds's most iconic lakes?


M62 delays after four lorries and caravan in crash

AN ACCIDENT involving a number of vehicles is causing delays on the eastbound M62 near Goole this afternoon.

Former winners Citrus Heights.

Young acts can apply for battle of the bands

A battle of the bands competition will take place at one of Leeds’ top beauty spots, offering talented youngsters the chance to perform in front of thousands of people.


School to celebrate diversity

A new week-long festival celebrating a Leeds school’s rich and diverse culture is being organised in an effort to bring the community together.


Two West Yorkshire teenagers reported missing on Monday are found safe and well

TWO  teenagers reported missing from home on Monday have been found safe and well.
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Man injured during dog-on-dog attack in Leeds

A dog owner has been injured after intervening when his pet was attacked by another animal.


Drug dealers in West Yorkshire selling former 'legal highs' one year on from ban

WEST Yorkshire Police have recorded 19 offences in connection with former 'legal highs' in the 12 months since a ban came into  force as market for the psychoactive substances has been "pushed underground."
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Your YEP Picture of the Week - 26 May

Waterloo Lake at Roundhay Park, by Jo Bourne.

Gin tastic way to host a top tipple fest

Gin tastic way to host a top tipple fest

The UK’s largest gin and vodka festival comes to Leeds this weekend and a special Trinity tipple has been created especially for the occasion.

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