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Jailed: Leeds heroin dealer who lived the life of luxury... and bought a narrowboat called ‘Long Time’

A drug dealer who bought a narrowboat called ‘Long Time’ from the proceeds of heroin dealing been jailed for six years.

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Date:22nd May 2017.
Picture James Hardisty.
Barfly....The Grove Inn, Back Row, Leeds.

Bar review: The Grove Inn, Leeds

LEEDS has changed tremendously in recent years with new buildings springing up all over the place.

Chief Superintendent Paul Money

Gun seized and 17 people arrested in police drugs raids across Leeds

A HANDGUN has been seized during a  major crackdown on the organised supply of heroin and cocaine in Leeds which has seen 17 people arrested in a series of raids across the city this week.
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Thorpe View, Middleton. Photo: Google

Leeds man charged with false imprisonment

A MAN has been charged with  two counts false imprisonment following an incident at a house in Leeds at the weekend.

Leeds pub to be added to community assets list

a rothwell pub is to be added to a list of valuable community assets, which will safeguard its future as a local hub.

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Cemetery Road, Beeston

Van driver flees scene after Leeds crash

The driver of a van bearing false number plates has fled the scene of a crash in Leeds this morning.

TRANSFORMATION: The Holbeck Urban Village site.

Re-branding of Leeds suburb marches on

The regeneration of a city suburb marches on with more plans for the transformation of Holbeck being revealed.

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Leeds cafe applies to extend hours

A South Leeds cafe has applied to extend its opening hours for late-night entertainment.

Simon Cook.

Pervert jailed for accessing over 1,000 vile child sex images at his Leeds home

A pervert who accessed over 1,000 images of young children being seriously sexually abused has been jailed for two years.

SUMMER FUN: The Drighlington Gala in 2015.

Leeds village gala returns with a Yorkshire twist for 2017

A procession will pass through the streets of a South Leeds village this summer.

Sylvester has a swim in the Hydro Paws pool

Paralysed Leeds cat learns to swim

A Leeds cat is enjoying a new lease of life thanks to pioneering hydrotherapy treatment.

Thorpe View, Middleton

Armed police called to Leeds house 'siege'

A man has been arrested after police received reports of two women being threatened during a stand-off in a house.

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Remembered: Jo Cox

Election truce to honour Jo Cox will 'send powerful message'

Politicians will call an election truce today to honour murdered MP Jo Cox by focusing on what they have in common.
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Morrisons Hunslet

Women threatened with hammers in Leeds petrol station robbery

Four masked men threatened female members of staff with hammers and metal bars during a terrifying robbery at a petrol station.

White collar boxing banned at Leeds venue after mass brawl

White collar boxing banned at Leeds venue after mass brawl

A Leeds venue where a mass brawl broke out during a ‘white collar’ boxing night has been stopped from hosting similar events following action by police licensing officers.


Video: Dog abandoned in Leeds finds a ‘forever home’

This young lurcher was emaciated, shivering and soaking wet when she was found in Leeds one rainy night in March.

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COLOURFUL: Some of the new murals on display in Holbeck, designed by local artist Ian Kirkpatrick.

Murals brighten up Leeds suburb

The streets of Holbeck have been given a spruce-up following the unveiling of new artwork in the suburb.

FRIENDS: Gabby Logan at the new the Dementia Cafe, pictured with Jean Sykes. PIC: Simon Hulme

Leeds’s own Gabby launches new cafe dedicated to supporting people with dementia

Leeds-born TV presenter Gabby Logan helped launch a new cafe dedicated to supporting people with dementia.


Children unfurl banners in Leeds town

colourful banners celebrating unity around the world have been installed in Morley town centre.

Police have been at the scene of an assault on Beeston Road today

Man found seriously injured outside Leeds address

Police are trying to trace a suspect seen fleeing the scene, after a man was found seriously injured outside an address in Leeds.

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