Volunteers plant new community orchard in Leeds

Residents in a part of north Leeds will soon have fresh fruit growing on their doorsteps with the planting of a new community orchard.

Leafield Towers, off King Lane, Leeds. Picture: Google.

Man hurt as firefighters tackle blaze at Leeds high-rise flats

A man was taken to hospital after a blaze at high-rise flats in Moortown this morning (Wednesday).

Woman killed in Leeds crash named by police

Woman killed in Leeds crash named by police

Police have named the pedestrian killed in a collision in Leeds over the weekend.


Video: Woman who died after fatal collision in Leeds was 'truly lovely lady'

Tributes have been paid to a woman who died after being knocked down by a car in Leeds.

Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal collision on the outer ring road in Moortown.

Woman died from injuries after being knocked down in Leeds

A woman suffered fatal injuries when she was knocked down by a car on a busy Leeds road.

MP Yvette Cooper visiting residential home Donisthorpe Hall talking Moortown & Meanwood, visiting residential home Donisthorpe Hall 2011. The home's nursing wing is set to close. Picture Bruce Rollinson 18 April 2011. Picture Bruce Rollinson

Staff shortages blamed as Leeds care home closes nursing wing

A Leeds care home has announced it will close its under-staffed nursing wing following a damning report by the health watchdog.

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STAR KNITTER: Phyllis with just some of her many knitted chicks.

Leeds hospice’s knit a chick appeal

Star knitter Phyllis Heslop has raised thousands of pounds for a Leeds hospice by making knitted Easter chicks.

Curtis Johns on Let It Shine

Leeds singing star Curtis wows on Let It Shine

A young Leeds businessman has dazzled audiences on Gary Barlow's new TV talent show.
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The interior of the new Habitat store in Moortown

Habitat returns to Leeds

Furniture brand Habitat is to return to Leeds with the opening of a new store.

Kalvin Phillips took a coaching session at Allerton Grange School

Leeds United star inspires football girls

Young footballers at Allerton Grange School got a shock when a Leeds United star dropped by to give them some tips.

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.

Stolen cat is returned to owner after public appeal

Stolen cat is returned to owner after public appeal

A cat stolen during a burglary has been returned to her distraught owner after a huge social media appeal.

Desperate hunt for cat stolen during burglary

Desperate hunt for cat stolen during burglary

A Leeds pet owner is desperately appealing for the return of her vulnerable house cat who was stolen during a break-in at her home.
Ribchester man will appear in court in January

Driver in Leeds police chase as he went to buy his mum a birthday present

A banned driver was found in possession of weapons and drugs after he caused a collision during a police chase in Leeds.

11 December 2015.......   objectors protesting to the proposed closure of Moortown fire station - at the official opening of Killingbeck fire station in Leeds. Picture Tony Johnson

Site earmarked for fire station

The proposed location of a controversial new fire station has been revealed.

A tortoise (file image)

Missing tortoise could die in cold weather

Appeals have gone out for visitors to a north Leeds woodland to keep an eye out for a missing tortoise.

Deanswood Garth, Moortown, Leeds. Picture: Google.

Warning after elderly people left with burns after West Yorkshire house fires

Fire chiefs have issued a warning after two elderly people left with burns after house fires in West Yorkshire this morning (Friday).
Firefighters were called to Deanswood Garth in Moortown this morning. Picture: Google

Man hospitalised after fire in Leeds flat

A man was taken to hospital after a fire broke out in a Leeds flat today.

Oliver............ Amici, Harrogate Road, Leeds.
Pate Alla Yorkshire. Chicken liver pate, with Altumura bread.
7th December 2016.
Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

Restaurant review: Amici, Moortown, Leeds

Amici is a decent, hard working Italian north of the outer ring road. As is the way with these things, it’s authenticity is effortlessly underlined by the fact all of the staff (at least the ones we saw) speak Italian, at least to each other. This only serves to ‘add to the vibe’, as it were.

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UPDATED: Mum of tragic Leeds teenager says he was “failed” by care authorities

UPDATED: Mum of tragic Leeds teenager says he was “failed” by care authorities

THE mother of a 14-year-old boy found hanged in tree in a park while under the supervision of a Leeds City Council care officer has said he was “failed” by the authorities.

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