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Leeds school to close for day following Ofsted inspection

A Leeds school is to close for a staff training day tomorrow to address issues raised after a recent Ofsted inspection report was critical of past leadership and concluded the school “requires improvement.”

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University releases poems to mark 50th

Poets at Leeds Trinity University have published an anthology to commemorate the institution’s 50th anniversary.

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£276 fine for Leeds sandwich shop with no TV licence

A Leeds sandwich shop owner caught without a TV licence has been ordered to pay £276 by magistrates.

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Designers working on Pokemon Go-style gaming app for Cycle Superhighway users

Designers working on Pokemon Go-style gaming app for Cycle Superhighway users

Software developers from the University of Bradford are working on a 'Pokemon Go'-style app aimed at users of the Cycle Superhighway.

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Leeds's most hipster haunts revealed

Leeds's most hipster haunts revealed

A property company has revealed Leeds's most 'hipster' areas - based on the number of beard trimming parlours and record shops.

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West Leeds: Calverley spring clean returns

Bargain hunters will be able to pick up a range of pre-loved items at Calverley’s next village-wide garage sale.

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A West Yorkshire PCSO misused police computers.

Leeds PCSO misused police computer to find details of man she had affair with

A police community support officer abused her position to access confidential information about a rape suspect she had a sexual affair with.

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Bawn Drive, Farnley, Leeds. Photo: Google

Fire crews battle house blaze in Leeds

FIREFIGHTERS dealt with a blaze which badly damaged the kitchen of a house in Leeds early today.

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Moor Grove in Pudsey

Sewer collapses in Pudsey

A sewer has collapsed in Pudsey - causing disruption in the town.

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Crash causes delays on main route into city centre

Drivers have been caught up in delays after a crash on the Armley Gyratory this afternoon.

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Tong Way, Farnley (Google Maps)

Forensics discover gunshot damage in Leeds street

Forensic investigators have been called to a Leeds street following the suspected discharge of a firearm.

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Leeds dog owner is first to be fined for microchip offences

Leeds dog owner is first to be fined for microchip offences

A dog owner has become the first person in Leeds to be prosecuted for not updating his pet's microchip.

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Leeds daredevil hospice fundraiser nominated for award

A WIDOW from Leeds who has battled cancer and completed daredevil stunts to raise cash for the hospice which cared for her late husband has been nominated for this year’s Yorkshire Women of Achievement Awards.

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Leeds Irish musician Bernard Davey

Leeds musician 'Belfast Brian' dies

A well-known musician and member of Leeds's Irish community has died.
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Sarah and Vinnie live in Yeadon

Leeds vet nurse and her dog take top honours at Crufts

A Yeadon dog owner was 'cocker-a-hoop' when her spaniel won the Best of Breed prize at Crufts 2017.

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Leeds Beer Festival preparations flow

Preparations for Leeds Beer Festival are in full flow ahead of this year’s event which opens from Thursday at Pudsey Civic Hall.

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YEP Says; Stacey dressed to impress

THERE are some dedicated charity fundraisers out there. Hats off to anyone who sets out to push themselves onwards in a good cause; whether it’s couch to 5k or running a marathon, baking batches of brownies or immersing yourself in a bath of beans.

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Stacey Henson as Dorothy. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Fancy that as Leeds lass gets some funny looks

WHEN it comes to fundraising for a good cause, Stacey Henson really is dressed for success.

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Priesthorpe School to become an academy

A secondary school in Pudsey is set to join the growing number of Leeds schools that are overseen by the Co-operative Academies Trust.

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Mum and tot mauled in savage attack by drunk ex-police officer’s dog

A five-year-old boy and his mother were savaged by a dog belonging to a former police officer who was heavily drunk at the time of the attack.

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