Chapel Allerton

Chapel Allerton

North Leeds art space marks 10th birthday with return gig

A popular independent arts space in north Leeds is celebrating its tenth anniversary with a gig by the local band who played on its opening night.

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Leeds holocaust survivor gets British Empire Medal award

A holocaust survivor is to receive the British Empire Medal to honour her work in educating young people about her wartime experiences.

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The Leeds primary school that was built on the site of a 17th-century gallows

The Leeds primary school that was built on the site of a 17th-century gallows

Today it's a listed building and a busy school in a popular Leeds suburb.
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Picture shows the damage done to Sally Brown's sheds in Chapel Allerton.

Kind-hearted Leeds residents restored my faith in humanity after sheds arson

A woman whose sheds were burned down in an arson attack at a north Leeds allotment site says her faith in humanity has been restored by the reaction of the local community.

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England cricketer Alex Hales, left, poses with tennis coach Charlie Swallow

England cricketer drops into Leeds suburb for a game of tennis

An England cricketer visited a suburban Leeds sports club for a game of tennis this week.

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Celebrity bride Pippa Middleton's Leeds links

Celebrity bride Pippa Middleton's Leeds links

It was the celebrity wedding of the year, attracting royalty and stars alike.
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DAY OF ACTION: From left, Jayden Rose-Firth, PC Mark Rothery, Eloise Sills, Ivan Abdul and Raffa Thorne. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Leeds schoolchildren spread the message on speed limits

School children joined police and road safety campaigners to target motorists in a Chapel Allerton speeding hotspot last week.

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The original leaflet shows the Liberal Democrats appear to be confused about the date of the general election

Leeds Lib Dems print wrong election date on campaign leaflets

Eagle-eyed voters noticed an embarrassing gaffe when they received Liberal Democrat campaign leaflets through their doors.

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With UberEats you can order food to your home or office

Food delivery app UberEATS launches in Leeds

Taxi app Uber has launched its food delivery service in Leeds this week.

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ENGAGING: Jurek Lesiak of Alwoodley serves Polish food to Maja Jaroszynski, seven, of Beeston.

Leeds celebrates first Polish Heritage Day

A celebration of music, cuisine and culture was held in Leeds this weekend as part of nationwide events to mark the first Polish Heritage Day.

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Does this Leeds suburb have too many bars?

Does this Leeds suburb have too many bars?

A long-term Chapel Allerton resident has spoken out about the dark side of the area's popularity with young house buyers.
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Buca di Pizza has recently opened a new branch in Chapel Allerton. Pictures: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Restaurant review: Buca di Pizza, Stainbeck Lane, Chapel Allerton

There were already a dozen or so restaurants and cafes vying for customers in the centre of Chapel Allerton when Buca di Pizza announced plans to open a new branch in the suburb.

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The Polish Catholic Centre in Chapel Allerton. Picture: Google

Leeds Polish Catholic Centre throws open doors for heritage day celebration

Music and cuisine will be at the heart of a heritage day to bring the city’s Polish community and its neighbours across Leeds closer together.

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The Hampstead of the north? Property expert identifies Leeds's boom areas

The Hampstead of the north? Property expert identifies Leeds's boom areas

Leeds's property market is booming after it was revealed that overseas investors are turning their attention to residential and commercial schemes in Yorkshire as an alternative to rising London prices.
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Campaign launched to fund four-year-old Leeds boy's funeral

Campaign launched to fund four-year-old Leeds boy's funeral

A Crowdfunding campaign has been launched to cover the cost of a four-year-old boy's funeral.
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Mystery of bright green pollution in Leeds beck

Mystery of bright green pollution in Leeds beck

What is the cause of this pollution in a Leeds stream?

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A Ministry of Defence policeman cheated the taxpayer out of 47,000 by fiddling his expenses when he was transferred to work in Yorkshire, a court heard.

Stark warning for Leeds teenage burglary pair

Two teenage burglars were warned they face spending most of their adult lives in custody unless they put an end to their “incessant offending”.

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Harrogate Road, Chapel Allerton, Leeds. Picture: Google.

Delays after three-car crash near pub in Leeds

Officers are now on scene after a three-car crash in Leeds.

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Leeds Building Society head office new photographs

Jobs at risk as Leeds Building Society axes branches

Leeds Building Society is to close six of its branches in the city, with 15 jobs at risk nationally.

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WATCH: See inside abandoned Leeds army hospital

WATCH: See inside abandoned Leeds army hospital

This north Leeds mansion has a fascinating past.
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