Chapel Allerton

Chapel Allerton

CCTV appeal: Masked robbers held machete to woman's throat during raid on Leeds pub

Masked robbers held a machete to a staff member's throat as they demanded money from the safe of a Leeds pub.

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Confusion as council told new Leeds bar 'won't sell alcohol'

Confusion as council told new Leeds bar 'won't sell alcohol'

Proposals to convert a former bank into a restaurant descended into farce after a U-turn during a council meeting.

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Seven Arts in Harrogate Road, Chapel Allerton.

Bar review: Seven Artspace, Harrogate Road, Chapel Allerton

If you’re looking to escape the city centre for the evening, there’s no shortage of bars, pubs and restaurants in the popular north Leeds suburb of Chapel Allerton.

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Bookshop, wine bar and new deli to open in Leeds suburb

Bookshop, wine bar and new deli to open in Leeds suburb

Three new independent businesses have confirmed plans to open in Chapel Allerton this autumn.

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Restaurant plan at Leeds bank building set for approval despite objections

Restaurant plan at Leeds bank building set for approval despite objections

A former bank building in Leeds is set to become a new restaurant and bar after city planners have recommended that the proposal be approved.

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Date: 31st August 2017. Picture James Hardisty. Retired Yorkshire Television sound man Richard Williams, 66, of Chapel Allerton, Leeds, life was transformed after he underwent a kidney transplant and he is now backing a campaign for people to join the organ donor register.

Tears shed over letter to Leeds kidney transplant patient

A PENSIONER whose life was transformed after a kidney transplant is keeping his donor’s daughter informed about how important her mother’s gift was.

Health
Leeds Carnival at 50: Inspiring us for half a century

Leeds Carnival at 50: Inspiring us for half a century

Today marks the 50th anniversary of Leeds West Indian Carnival in Chapeltown. Chris Bond looks back at how it all started and why it remains so important.

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Down dog for real as pets find flexibility

Down dog for real as pets find flexibility

It’s a problem fitness fans with furry friends have.

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Leeds, 25th August 1980

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Caribbean Carnival, Leeds.

Theatre’s homage to the carnival

West Yorkshire Playhouse is paying homage to the 50th anniversary of Leeds West Indian Carnival with a new production.

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The remains of the old spur, which ran into Harehills Avenue

Roadworks uncover forgotten Leeds tramway

Excavation work on a main Leeds road has uncovered a fascinating glimpse into the area's past.
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George and Joseph in Regent Street, Chapel Allerton. Picture: Google

Cheesemongers is latest business to be targeted by burglars in Leeds suburb

A business getting ready to move into new premises in a north Leeds suburb has been targeted by burglars.

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Work starts on conversion of former Leeds war hospital

Work starts on conversion of former Leeds war hospital

Work has begun to convert a listed Leeds mansion and former war hospital into luxury housing.

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Chapeltown Road

Long delays on Chapeltown Road as weeks of roadworks begin

Drivers have been warned to expect long delays on a main road through Leeds as a month of roadworks gets underway.

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Seven, an independent art space with cafe/bar  Chapel Allerton, Leeds

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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Iby Knill.

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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