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Judge tells murderer he showed ‘no remorse’ as he gets life sentence for savage murder of friend at Leeds flat

A murderer was told he had shown ‘no remorse’ as he was given a life sentence for the brutal killing of his friend in his own flat.

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Partick Whelan and Gareth Hayes.

Leeds burglary gang caught red-handed during 3,000 cigarette raid at shop

A gang of burglars were caught moments after they carried out a night time raid at a newsagents and stole £3,000 worth of cigarettes.

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Council refuses plans for new £15m retail park in south Leeds

Council refuses plans for new £15m retail park in south Leeds

DEVELOPERS say Leeds City Council missed out on £15m investment and 140 jobs after refusing a planning application for a retail park in Middleton.

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Riley Hoult on his first day at school this week

Mum’s tears of joy as Leeds cancer fight boy starts school

THE mother of a four-year-old Leeds boy who fought for life after being struck down with childhood cancer neuroblastoma wept tears of joy as he started his first day at school.

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PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Murder accused tells jury how he inflicted fatal injuries on pal at Leeds flat as he tried to defend himself

A MAN accused of murdering his friend in his own flat told a jury he inflicted the fatal injuries as he tried to defend himself from attack.

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Luxury lifestyle of Leeds cocaine chief

Luxury lifestyle of Leeds cocaine chief

A DRUG dealer led a luxury lifestyle funded from the profits of a major cocaine dealing ring which he operated with members of his gang.

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South Leeds cocaine gang jailed for total of 41 years

EIGHT members of drug gang who were involved in a large scale cocaine dealing operation based in south Leeds have been jailed for a total of 41 years.

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Fly-tipping generic image, provided by Wakefield Council.

Leeds man fined £1,000 for fly-tipping after dumping fridge and doors at former pit site in Wakefield

A man who dumped a fridge freezer and a set of sliding glass doors at a former colliery has been ordered to pay nearly £1,500.

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Man’s body found in Leeds park

Man’s body found in Leeds park

A man’s body was found at a popular park in Leeds.

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FUN: The Aero Modellers Societys Shaun Gunby at Middleton Park.

Getting ready for this year’s Great Middleton Park Show

The finishing touches are being put on the 2017 Great Middleton Park Show.

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Mark Peat

Prisoner's evidence at inquest after Leeds dad's sports car crash death

A CONVICTED robber told an inquest he was passenger in a sports car which crashed at speed in a 20mph zone in Leeds leading to his friend's death.
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Pub plan back for new Leeds homes

Plans to demolish a former pub to make way for a string of homes in south Leeds have been lodged.

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Man found collapsed near Leeds supermarket

Man found collapsed near Leeds supermarket

Emergency services were called this morning after a man was found collapsed in a street in Leeds.

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Wakefield Coroner's Court

Leeds dad died after sports car flipped and rolled in 20mph zone crash, inquest told

A FATHER-of-three died after he was ejected from a sports car which crashed at speed in a 20mph zone in Leeds  before rolling over a number of times, an inquest heard.

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Joshua Craven with bus driver Steve Lamb pictured at First Bus, Hunslet Park Depot. PIC: Simon Hulme

Depot tour was ‘Disneyland’ for eight-year-old Leeds bus fan

A LEEDS boy was thrilled to be invited on a tour of the First Bus depot in Leeds after a story about one driver’s kindness went viral.

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A delighted Joshua Craven reads his bus time sheet

Leeds bus driver makes eight-year-old boy's dream come true

A Leeds bus driver made an eight-year-old boy's day during a journey on his double-decker.
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The two wanted teenagers were spotted in the Acre Road area of Middleton. Picture: Google

Police helicopter joins hunt for suspected burglar, 15, in Leeds

A police helicopter has been drafted in after two suspected burglars were spotted in Leeds this afternoon.

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Leeds Court

Leeds florist cultivated cannabis farm

A FLORIST was arrested after police found £40,000 worth of cannabis growing in a flat above his business premises in Leeds.

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Thwaite Mill.

Five things you should know about... Thwaite Mills in Leeds

Think you know Thwaite Mills?

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Lauren Wykman threw broken pieces of mirror at her sister during the attack.

Jailed: Leeds woman who attacked sister with shard of glass is 'danger to public'

A WOMAN who attacked her sister with a shard of glass during a fit of rage has been given an extended prison sentence after being described as a danger to the public.

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