Reports of flash flooding in Yorkshire as stormy weather hits region

Flash flooding has been reported in Yorkshire as stormy weather passes through the region this afternoon.
Pudsey Carnival, Leeds..20th May 2017 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

PHOTOS: Rain fails to dampen spirits at biggest ever Pudsey Carnival

HEAVY downpours failed to dampen spirits at the  annual Pudsey Carnival - hailed by organisers as the biggest and best yet.

PIC: Simon Hulme

YEP facebook live: Pudsey Carnival parade

Heroes and villains took centre stage as carnival fever struck Pudsey.

Last year's Pudsey Carnival. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

West Leeds: Excitement for annual Pudsey Carnival

Excitement is mounting for a carnival which dates back to the 19th century ahead of this weekend’s festivities.

By Claire Newman.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - 12 May

Farmers working in the fields in Tong, by Claire Newman.

Pedro Machado as Captain America

Campaign to help real-life superhero to fix his Harley Davidson

This real-life Leeds superhero needs your help to fix his beloved motorcycle.

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Green Party co-leader Caroline Lucas.

Leeds Green party stands aside for Labour in key marginals

The Green Party has confirmed it will stand aside in two key marginals in the Leeds areas in order to boost Labour’s chances of ousting the Tories next month.

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By Rob Carr.

Your Picture of the Day - 8 May

Pudsey Beck, by Rob Carr.


Police helicopter spotted burglar in garden of house in Leeds

A BURGLAR helped a gang target a house in Leeds in a bid to pay off a debt he owed them.

Diesel went missing from Pudsey

Have you seen this missing Pudsey dog?

A dog owner is desperately trying to trace her pet after he went missing from Pudsey.

Denise Townson with Desmond

Selfless Denise marks 20 years helping dogs

A retired teacher is marking 20 years of looking after needy dogs in Leeds.


Restaurant review: East, Pudsey, Leeds

If you had guests coming to stay with you and they informed you beforehand they really wanted to go out for a curry, where would you take them?

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Leeds cancer fight dad in football coaching role

Leeds cancer fight dad in football coaching role

A SINGLE dad who faces an uncertain future after suffering recurring skin cancer is set to tackle a new challenge with Farsley Celtic Juniors Football Club.

Chapeltown, Pudsey. Photo: Google

UPDATED: Pensioner taken to hospital after crash in Pudsey

.AN ELDERLY man was taken to hospital by ambulance after a two-car crash in Pudsey this morning
29 March 2017 .......    Former Pudsey Grangefield high school maths teacher Alex Papaioannou and ex-Asda buyer Hannah Hall took over the Graveleys fish and chip shop on Robin Lane last May,  revamping the shop and takeaway and have just re-opened under new name The Bearded Sailor. Picture Tony Johnson

Leeds couple ditched teaching and Asda careers to run chippy

A COUPLE who ditched their careers in teaching and the retail trade to take over a Pudsey chippy have ambitions to be the best fryers in the country.

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Emergency services and Bomb Disposal at Thornbury Barracks. Picture: Steve Riding.

Suspicious package blown up at army barracks - police close roads and evacuate homes

ARMY bomb disposal crews have carried out a controlled explosion after a suspicious package was found in the grounds of an army barracks in Pudsey.

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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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Moor Grove in Pudsey

Sewer collapses in Pudsey

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


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.

PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

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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