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Fears over flats plan in Leeds

proposals to build a block of flats in a conservation area of Leeds have led to dozens of objections.

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World Series Leeds triathlon announces 'People's Saturday' of events for all

World Series Leeds triathlon announces 'People's Saturday' of events for all

Races for juniors, beginners and para-athletes will all be part of a 'festival of triathlon' at June's World Series event in Leeds.

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Video: Exotic new arrivals in Leeds find city living has its creature comforts

They’re the exotic arrivals that should help ensure families heading to a Leeds visitor attraction have a really wild day out.

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A boa constrictor

Crocodiles arrive at Tropical World in Leeds

One of Leeds's most popular attractions has welcomed some new reptilian residents.

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The proportion of underperforming secondary schools is lower in Sheffield than on average in England

Fears over free school funding

Campaigning parents fear they may lose out on a new free school in Roundhay as they demand action from authorities over “unacceptable” delays.

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By Suzanne Watson.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - 7 February

Roundhay Park fountain, by Suzanne Watson.

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Little Oliver....... The Olive Branch, Street Lane, Roundhay, Leeds.
20th April 2016.
Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

Restaurant review: The Olive Branch, Roundhay

What could be nicer on a chilly, windswept February evening than some warm, home cooked Turkish food?

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By Jamie Harris.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - 6 February

Gledhow Valley, by Jamie Harris.

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2 February 2017......    Celebrating San Carlos Flying Pizza in Roundhay 40th birthday, founding owner Adriano Piazzaroli,  Celebrity Chef Aldo Zilli and current owner Carlo Distefano. Picture Tony Johnson.

Flying Pizza restaurant’s £200,000 revamp as it celebrates 40 years in Leeds

It was one of the first Italian restaurants to open in the city and was a regular haunt for footballers, television stars and politicians.

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Go Ape

Leeds Roundhay Park friends group ‘relieved’ after Go Ape plans scrapped

The Friends of Roundhay Park are “relieved” that ancient woodland at the park is no longer being considered as a possible site for a Go Ape high wire adventure course.

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Alistair and Jonny Brownlee board a bus from Roundhay Park to reveal the new ITU Leeds triathlon route

Leeds triathlon could 'become city's London Marathon'

The CEO of British Triathlon believes the World Series race in Leeds could become one of the country's major sporting events.
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Go Ape Leeds Roundhay Park proposals scrapped

COUNCIL chiefs in Leeds have said Roundhay Park will not now be considered as a potential  location for a Go Ape high wire adventure course following thousands of objections.

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New and improved route revealed for Leeds triathlon

New and improved route revealed for Leeds triathlon

Amateur triathletes will tackle a new course when they take part in this year's ITU World Series age-group races in Leeds.

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By Joyce Latheron Chatzopoulou.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - 27 January

Roundhay Park, by Joyce Latheron Chatzopoulou.

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Site earmarked for new free school in Leeds

Plans for a free-school - being set up by parents to solve a primary places crisis in north Leeds - have taken a major step forward with the earmarking of a possible site.

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By Helen Lake.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - 24 January

Roundhay Park, by Helen Lake.

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Members of the Leeds Hunters squad

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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