Hollywood calls for Horsforth film-maker

A Leeds film-maker is mixing with the Hollywood A-list after his movie was chosen to feature in a Los Angeles festival screening.

Alfie Yates, who has Duchenne muscular dystrophy. with mum and dad Rchael and Sam at the event.

Leeds boy with muscle-wasting condition overcomes odds to finish sponsored walk

A boy with a severe life-limiting condition managed to complete a sponsored walk despite having only taken 150 steps since breaking his leg.

Slow cooked Daube of beef, mustard trufle and wild mushrooms.
 PIC: Tony Johnson

Restaurant review: La Casita, Horsforth, Leeds

The arrival of La Casita in Horsforth is nothing short of momentous. The tapas restaurant’s reputation goes before it. It was winner of this year’s YEP Oliver Award Best European restaurant, beating off stiff competition.

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Leeds church finally finds permanent home - after 20 years of searching

A Leeds church has finally found somewhere to call home - after two decades of searching for a permanent base.

A woman is due to appear in court after a dog attacked a boy in Leeds.

Woman due in court after boy, 5, mauled by dog in Leeds

A Leeds woman is due to appear in court after a five-year-old boy was bitten by a dog.

File picture of an English bull terrier

Boy, 5, mauled by dog in Leeds

A five-year-old boy is in hospital after being mauled by a dog in Leeds.

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Old Trafford, home of Manchester United. Nick Potts/PA Wire

Leeds school causes Twitter storm by inviting pupils to Manchester United game

A Leeds secondary school has sparked anger among football fans in Leeds by offering parents the chance to send their children to watch Leeds United’s bitter rivals Manchester United.

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Tesco director walks the wall in honour of colleague

Tesco director walks the wall in honour of colleague

A Tesco store director from Adel has raised £10,000 in memory of a colleague after walking Hadrian’s Wall - part of a huge six-figure raised for charity.

New White Rose Speakers Club member Simon Thompson is pictured with female members (from L to R) Barbara Cresswell, Pauline Neale and Barabra Benton..7th September 2016 . Picture by Simon Hulme

After 40 years, men finally get a word in edgeways at Leeds women’s speakers’ club

A Leeds-based speakers’ club that has previously only allowed women members, has voted to allow men to join for the first time in its 40-year history.


Green fingers, fresh produce

Staff and students at Leeds Trinity University are growing their own fruit and vegetables in a community garden within the Horsforth campus’s Enterprise Centre.

CROWNING GLORY: Regent Fisheries owner Adrian Atter.

Leeds fish and chip shop has the recipe for success as it takes top trade award

A LEEDS fish and chip shop is frying high after keeping its hands on a prestigious industry award.

Here is another release and photo from todays GCSE results.  I have also attached a photo of weightlifter Jo Dobson, taken at school this morning.

Leeds student Jo overcomes injury to celebrate GCSE success... and become a national weightlifting champion

FOR JO Dobson, getting her GCSE results was a load off her mind after overcoming injury and a heavy training schedule to become national weightlifting champion midway through her exams.

Addi Man and her eight-year-old daughter Athina on their long-distance canal trip.

Leeds canal duo are back on dry land

An intrepid family is now back on dry land after a 130-mile canal trip.

Leeds company unveils ‘Olympic sheds’

Leeds company unveils ‘Olympic sheds’

A canny Leeds company has designed a range of Olympic-themed garden sheds featuring diving boards and velodromes.

Fun day to support iPads fundraiser for hospice

Fun day to support iPads fundraiser for hospice

Patients at a Leeds hospice are to have better access to technology thanks to a generous fundraiser.

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Addi Man and her eight-year-old daughter Athina are taking on the epic journey.

Pirates’ canal adventure

A mother and her daughter are preparing for an epic adventure along England’s longest canal in a kayak.


Video: Youths caught on camera setting Leeds skatepark fire

Youths piled rubbish beneath a skate ramp to start a fire which burned so fiercely that the flames rose to eight feet.

Bethany Sykes, Summer Greaves, Anna Aspinall, and Ryan Lane tackle the escape game set for them at Leeds Trinity University. Pictures: James Hardisty.

Leeds Trinity University challenges students with exclusive escape game

Criminology lecturers put potential students to the test with a specially designed live escape game.

By Charlotte Walker.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - July 29

Sunset over Horsforth, by Charlotte Walker.

Harriet Williams from Horsforth. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Leeds girl, 9, gearing up for cycling feat in memory of father

A NINE-year-old and her mother are looking for support to help them in a canal cycling challenge.

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