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One of Leeds’ oldest streets could be set for a radical new look

Is one of the oldest streets in Leeds about to be transformed to make way for one of the city’s newest residential and retail developments?

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Jackie and Martin Chadwick with their granddaughter, Ruby, at the time of the fifth anniversary appeal back in 2013.

Adam Chadwick: Identity of woman caller among many unanswered questions that remain nine years later

There are many unanswered questions surrounding Adam Chadwick’s murder, but detectives believe one key piece of the puzzle is the identity of a woman who had been knocking on doors in the Harehills area not long before the shooting.
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Adam Chadwick was killed in Harehills in 2008.

Adam Chadwick: The agony continues for family of murdered Leeds dad

People say time is a healer, but for Martin Chadwick each passing year serves as a painful reminder that those responsible for his son’s murder are still out there.
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Police and anAarmy bomb disposal team at Westgate End in Wakefield.

Army bomb disposal team called after police found 'unknown chemicals' at Wakefield flat

Police road closures have been lifted this morning following the discovery of “unknown chemicals” during a search of a property in Wakefield last night.

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PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Celebrating 160 years of friendly service and choice at Leeds Kirkgate Market

Long before the arrival of multi-million shopping centres, the place to go for daily essentials was Leeds Kirkgate Market.

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Video: A weekend of fun on Leeds waterways

Four miles of waterways throughout the city centre will come alive this weekend with a festival which is also celebrating its tenth anniversary.

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The Grenfell Tower fire was sparked by a faulty fridge.

Police reveal what sparked Grenfell Tower blaze and will consider manslaughter charges.

The Grenfell Tower fire started in a faulty fridge and the cladding and insulation on the block has failed safety tests, police said.
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Gourmet buffet to re-launch in Leeds

Feasts of food from around the world are back on the menu at a buffet dining phenomenon which is using Leeds to launch its new pioneer brand.

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Issho: Flagship Leeds restaurant opens up

Issho: Flagship Leeds restaurant opens up

After months of anticipation, Leeds’ newest rooftop restaurant, Issho, was unveiled to the public for the first time with an exclusive and extravagant launch party.

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The outdoor terrace takes in the Leeds skyline.

Stars turn out for opening of flagship rooftop Leeds restaurant

The long-awaited flagship rooftop restaurant for the city’s £165m latest retail development threw open its doors last night.

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Tower blocks in Sheffield

Sheffield City Council to fit sprinkler systems in all residential tower blocks

Sprinkler systems are set to be installed in 24 high-rise tower blocks across Sheffield.

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Wonderful windmills are given the stamp of approval in new collection

They are landmarks across the nation which have stood the test of time, and are a lasting testament to industries from a bygone era.

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Harehills Lane. Photo: Google

Report of stabbings during fight in Leeds - police investigating

POLICE were called to a report that a number of people had been stabbed during an incident in the Harehills area of Leeds last night.

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How Yorkshire dramas are adding up to big business for the region

FROM Emmerdale to Kes to the Full Monty, Yorkshire has been gracing cinema and television screens across the world for decades.

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BETTER SPACES: An example of environmental improvements to benefit local residents.

Leeds City Council on course to meet housing targets

The council’s performance in relation to housing targets across the whole of the city will be discussed today.

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Leeds Crown Court.

Murder trial to be held over burnt body found in Leeds woodland

Five people are to go on trial in relation to the death of a woman whose burnt body was found in a Leeds woodland.
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Yorkshire looks set for another warm weeekend.

Yorkshire weather: UK prepares to bask in hottest day of the year this weekend

Britain is set to bask in its hottest day of the year this weekend, with the fine weather continuing into next week.
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The Stone Roses set for Yorkshire double date.

The mother of a rock star after-party in Leeds

This is set to be the party of all parties.

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The Mac Tools Cruiser, a monster truck. Picture: Lisa Ames.

Yorkshire Post Motor Show: Monster truck gearing up for Father’s Day spectacular

A monster truck will be among the attractions at The Yorkshire Post Motor Show and Classic Car Rally 2017 on Father’s Day.

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Tasty line-up for Leeds’s first weekly fair

The line up for the city’s first weekly street food fair for years has been revealed and food fans are in for a treat.

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