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Council officers to answer questions on new Leeds school site proposals

Council officers will meet residents this week in an effort to provide more information on potential sites for the new free school proposed to tackle the primary places “black hole” in Leeds.

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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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Five things you should know about... Leeds’s Tropical World

Think you know Tropical World in Roundhay?

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John Foreman.

‘Committed and determined paedophile’ abused his power at Leeds children’s home

A “committed and determined paedophile” who sexually abused young boys in his care when he was an assistant at a children’s home in Leeds has been locked up for more than 21 years.

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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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World Triathlon Leeds grandstand tickets go on sale

World Triathlon Leeds grandstand tickets go on sale

Fans of the Brownlee brothers can now snap up tickets to watch them in action in Leeds this summer.
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Preview: North Leeds Beer Festival

THIS weekend sees one of the best beer festivals on the local scene.

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Waterloo Lake. PIC: Scott Merrylees

Enquiries continue to identify body recovered from Leeds Roundhay Park lake

Police are today continuing their enquiries into the circumstances surrounding the death of a woman whose body was recovered from the lake at Roundhay Park.

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Leeds Building Society in Roundhay. Pic: Google.

Knife robbers snatch cash during Leeds Building Society raid

Armed robbers threatened Leeds Building Society staff with a knife during a raid.

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Police trying to identify body of woman found by jogger in Roundhay Park

Police are trying to identify the body of a woman discovered by a jogger in Roundhay Park this morning.

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Body of woman recovered from Leeds Roundhay Park lake

the body of a woman has been recovered from Waterloo Lake in Roundhay Park today.

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Devonshire Grange in Roundhay is one of Leeds's latest retirement developments

Leeds is one of the UK's retirement hotspots

Leeds has been revealed as one of the UK's retirement capitals after a survey of its housing stock.

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Leader responds to Leeds parents’ plea

Parents are continuing to apply pressure on Leeds City Council to deliver a new school in the city’s “black hole” area as emails between campaigners and the authority’s leader continue to fly back and forth.

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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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New outdoor gym to open in Leeds Roundhay Park

New outdoor gym to open in Leeds Roundhay Park

Exercise fans will soon be able to get their fitness fix in the great outdoors when a new outdoor gym is unveiled in Roundhay Park.

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Life-saving equipment stolen from lake in Leeds park

Life-saving equipment stolen from lake in Leeds park

A warning has been issued about the dangers of removing life-saving equipment from the lake in a Leeds park after the repeated theft of life rings and life lines.
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By Catherine Ruane.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - 11 March

Crocuses at Roundhay Park, by Catherine Ruane.

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Fire damage to the changing rooms on Soldiers Field, Roundhay. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Video: Blaze engulfs building at Leeds Roundhay Park after suspected arson attack

Arsonists are suspected to have started a fierce blaze which has engulfed a building in Roundhay Park.

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Naheem Hussain

Hapless thieves rob Leeds jeweller - but steal only his lunchbox

THREE hapless robbers who planned a 'sophisticated' jewellery heist ended up stealing a box of Tupperware and some sandwiches.

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By Paul Goodyear.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - 8 March

Roundhay Park, by Paul Goodyear.

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