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Meet the gay-friendly Leeds rugby team breaking new ground

An inclusive rugby team aimed at gay and bisexual men has enjoyed 'overwhelming' support since forming in Leeds.

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By Paul Goodyear.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - 18 January

Roundhay Park, by Paul Goodyear.

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Win the chance to tour new Leeds triathlon route with the Brownlees

Win the chance to tour new Leeds triathlon route with the Brownlees

Got a burning question you want to ask the Brownlee brothers?

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Triathletes invited to unveiling of new World Series Leeds race route

Triathletes invited to unveiling of new World Series Leeds race route

Amateur entrants who plan to race this summer's ITU World Series triathlon course in Leeds are being given a sneak preview of the new route.
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Photo essay: Leeds ukelele crew begins year jamming

An Orchestra of Leeds ukulele players roared into 2017 with their first session this week, readying for a busy schedule of upcoming gigs.

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Prices set to rise at Leeds Tropical World

Prices set to rise at Leeds Tropical World

Entry fees at one of Leeds’s most popular family attractions will increase next month.

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St John's church in Rounday.

Volunteers call for help to save Leeds church left in 'dire straits'

Volunteers are calling for council chiefs to step in and help save a Leeds church that has been left in “dire straits”.
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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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Rival campaigns on Leeds Roundhay Park’s Go Ape plan gather momentum

A petition against a plan to build an aerial adventure course in Roundhay Park has now gathered more than 2,000 signatures.

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Clive and Angela Jordan recreate their wedding photos at The Mansion, Roundhay Park

Wedding venue recreates couple's big day 50 years on

A couple who celebrated their marriage in Roundhay Park 50 years ago got to enjoy the wedding breakfast again when the venue's new owners offered to recreate part of their special day.
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Go Ape

POLL: Should plans for a Go Ape in Leeds go ahead as consultation is extended?

A PUBLIC consultation on Go Ape’s controversial plans to create an aerial adventure course at Roundhay Park in north Leeds has been extended by ten days.

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Ribchester man will appear in court in January

Driver reversed into injured man as he tried to flee crash in Leeds

A dangerous driver who ran over a man who tried to stop him leaving the scene of crash has been sent to prison.

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24 November 2016.......    Magical Lantern Festival in Tropical World and Roundhay Park, Leeds.  Picture Tony Johnson.

Spectacular Leeds lantern festival had 100,000 visitors - and it’s coming back next year

A spectacular display of Chinese lanterns at Leeds’ Roundhay Park attracted a staggering 100,000 visitors by its final day.

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Pet rats

Rat show takes over Leeds church

Nearly 50 breeds of domestic rat will be on display at a Leeds pet club's annual show.

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Go Ape

Hundreds oppose Go Ape at Roundhay Park

MORE than 900 people have backed a petition calling on Leeds City Council to reject Go Ape’s proposals for a £300.000 high-wire adventure attraction at Roundhay Park.

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Stefan Hibbitt, from Alwoodley, went down on one knee to propose to his girlfriend of eight years Amy Brown, 22, in front of the romantic Love Bridge at the Magical Lantern Festival Yorkshire in Roundhay Park, Leeds. Image: Pat Bannon

Leeds man’s bright idea for magical proposal at lantern festival

A nervous groom-to-be hoped it would be all light on the night when he proposed to his unsuspecting girlfriend at Leeds’ Magical Lantern Festival.

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Wanted: Your views on plans for Go Ape adventure in Leeds Roundhay Park

Wanted: Your views on plans for Go Ape adventure in Leeds Roundhay Park

Leeds Council is calling on the people of the city to share their views on proposals for an aerial adventure course in Roundhay Park.

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PIC: Tony Johnson

Review: The Roundhay, Leeds

Anyone who says Leeds doesn’t have a traffic problem needs their heads examining. You might think that’s an odd way to begin a bar review (it is) but it’s also how we came to be in The Roundhay last week.

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By Paul Goodyear.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - December 13

Roundhay Park, by Paul Goodyear.

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