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

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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.

The Manor Farm estate

Police cordon on Leeds housing estate after sexual assault report

A police cordon is in place on a housing estate in Middleton after reports a teenage girl was sexually assaulted.
Three cats were rescued from the flat

Aw! Adorable cat given oxygen after being rescued from flat fire

Firefighters have tackled a blaze at a flat above a shop in Leeds today.
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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Leeds care home placed in special measures

An under-staffed care home in Leeds is under review after a health watchdog found a series of regulation breaches.

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Leeds man denies murder of Robert Milner

A man has denied murdering 41-year-old Robert Milner of Leeds.

Childminder hits out after Leeds street's dog poo nightmare

Childminder hits out after Leeds street's dog poo nightmare

A childminder has hit out at irresponsible dog owners who leave her street covered in their pets' excrement.


Photo essay: Middleton Railway still thriving after more than 200 years

Middleton Railway is still running on full steam as one of the most well known attractions in Leeds.

The huge fire in Beeston

Leeds fire: Photos and videos of blaze at Beeston tyre storage site

A huge fire has broken out at an industrial site in south Leeds.

Forensics team examine Leeds park after report of serious sexual assault

Police are investigating a report that a woman was seriously sexually assaulted in Middleton Park on Friday.

DECEMBER 1969: Members of Middleton Railway Trust are seen here aboard their latest acquisition - a diEsel locomotive built by Hudswell Clarke, of Leeds, which started life 23 years ago shunting at Keighley gas works.

Five things you should know about... Middleton Railway

Think you know Middleton Railway in Leeds? Think again.

PIC: James Hardisty

South Leeds: Plans for a new ‘urban bike park’ to be debated

Proposals for a new Urban Bike Park in a popular south Leeds green space have been welcomed by Middleton Park councillors.

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PARK PALS: The Middleton councillors with other campaigners.

New Leeds landscape feature nears completion

as part of ongoing improvements to Middleton Park, a brand new landscape feature is near to completion.

The girl was walking across playing fields between Throstle Lane and Throstle Road in Middleton when the man grabbed her. Picture: Google

Man grabbed girl, 11, as she walked home from school in Leeds

Detectives are appealing for information after an 11-year-old girl was grabbed by a man on playing fields.

Ribchester man will appear in court in January

Passenger suffered brain injuries after driver stole car in Leeds

A MAN stole his brother’s car then caused his friend to suffer serious head injuries by crashing it after getting drunk at a party, a court heard.


Woman 'traumatised' after sex assault in Leeds

Police are appealing for information following a sexual assault on a woman in Leeds.
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Video: US skating sensations roll into Leeds school for stunt-packed performance

A team of skating sensations rolled into a Leeds school for a stunt-packed performance.

The bomb disposal squad on scene

Army experts called in after ‘suspicious package’ found inside vehicle in Leeds

Army experts were called in after a “suspicious package” was found inside a vehicle in Leeds.

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Leeds pervert used Twitter to distribute child sex images

A PERVERT used Twitter to access and distribute vile images of children being sexually abused, a court heard.

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