Chapel Allerton

Chapel Allerton

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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Leeds's most hipster haunts revealed

Leeds's most hipster haunts revealed

A property company has revealed Leeds's most 'hipster' areas - based on the number of beard trimming parlours and record shops.

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Swan take: Cygnet is taken for a drive during rescue mission

Swan take: Cygnet is taken for a drive during rescue mission

A group of Leeds wildlife volunteers transported a swan in a car as part of a dramatic rescue mission.
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Iconic bank building in Leeds suburb up for rent

Iconic bank building in Leeds suburb up for rent

An iconic former bank building is up for let in a popular north Leeds suburb.

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Leeds park gets dog poo bag dispenser

Leeds park gets dog poo bag dispenser

Left your dog poo bag at home? You'll have no excuse for not picking up after your pet if you walk it in this Leeds park.
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Leeds is the UK's best place to live for culture

Leeds is the UK's best place to live for culture

The Times has named Leeds as the UK's best 'cultural' place to live.

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Further North in Chapel Allerton. Pictures: Simon Hulme.

Bar review: Further North, Chapel Allerton, Leeds

Microbreweries and craft beers are all the rage these days but North Bar, a Leeds institution celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, was among the first to fly the flag.

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PIC: Tony Johnson

Pub review: The Woods, Chapel Allerton, Leeds

SATURDAY afternoon live music is a recent addition to the attractions offered by this bar which has endured numerous changes of ownership, direction and nomenclature – but finally seems to be getting things right.

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Video: Escaped swan causes havoc in Leeds suburb

A large swan caused chaos when it went on the run in Leeds.

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North Leeds pizza bar to open soon

North Leeds pizza bar to open soon

A new pizzeria coming to a Leeds suburb has confirmed its opening date.

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The Olive Tree, Chapel Allerton.

Bailiffs close down north Leeds restaurant

A NORTH Leeds Greek restaurant which has been operating for more than 30 years has suddenly closed following what the manager says is an issue with late payment of rent.

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WATCH: 100-ton excavator rips down ‘eyesore’ Leeds building

Contractors managing the demolition of a derelict building in a Leeds suburb have called in machinery weighing nearly 100 tons.

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VIDEO: Demolition of north Leeds ‘eyesore’ building begins

It’s one of the ugliest buildings in a popular Leeds suburb.

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Elderly man rescued from car after crash in Leeds

Elderly man rescued from car after crash in Leeds

Firefighters have cut a man free from car after a crashed in Leeds this morning.

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Residents in north Leeds have been warned after a spate of burglaries

Warning after spate of ‘2 in 1’ burglaries in north Leeds suburbs

People in Chapel Allerton, Moortown and Roundhay are being warned about their security after a spate of overnight ‘2 in 1’ burglaries.

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Primary pupils take over their school

Primary pupils take over their school

Year six pupils from Chapel Allerton Primary School seized power during Takeover Day. They applied to be teachers, ICT technicians, office managers and teaching assistants, and spent a day in their posts after a formal interview. They even had access to the staff room. Lauren Hylton acted as headteacher, and gave an assembly to 450 children. Rufus Khan-O’Connor solved laptop problems and Dea Cela ran the office. Maya Densley took the role of deputy head and Skye Marshall taught year two.

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