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Women lead the way at technology event

An ambitious cultural festival, set to literally broadcast Leeds to the rest of the world, will also be plugging into the city’s emerging technological credentials.

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Street food popping back to Leeds Merrion Centre

Pop-up street food stalls will be returning to the Merrion Centre after a one off event proved so popular.

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GOOD TIMES: Family fun as Leeds makes the best use of the city centre with a pop-up beach.

Why Leeds makes happy cities poll

We all know it is not so grim up north and that Leeds is a lovely place to be, but a recent poll has just proved our point.

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Oliver, 8, and Freya, 3, Hardisty, have fun in the sun on the South Shore beach at Bridlington, East Yorkshire.

Yorkshire weather: Cloudy skies bring an end to our all-too-brief sunny spell

THE gloriously sunny weekend weather is expected to make way for chillier, cloudy skies this week as a more unsettled period comes in from the Atantic.

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Travel costs put brakes on careers for Leeds workers

Leeds has one of the most diverse employment economies in the UK but workers are still being hampered by over-priced and unnecessarily long commutes.

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People around the world are marking Earth Hour this evening. People in Britain are expected to join in at 8.30pm... and then they will switch their clocks forward tonight as British Summer Time begins.

Get ready to turn your clocks forward... but before that expect things to get much darker

THE nation will set their clocks forward by one hour this evening as we herald the start of British Summer Time... but tonight also sees the 10th year of Earth Hour.

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We are set for a sunny weekend across Yorkshire.

Yorkshire weather: Temperatures rival Tenerife as spring returns with glorious sunshine

Temperatures are set to rival those of Tenerife this weekend as the cold snap gives way to warmer, sunnier weather across Yorkshire this weekend.
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A sheep and lambs in the snow near Leyburn in the Yorkshire Dales as snow hits parts of the UK.

Yorkshire weather: North Yorkshire under a blanket of snow as winter returns with a chill in the air

Heavy snow left much of northern Yorkshire under a blanket of snow this morning as spring was once more shunted into the shadows by winter.
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Green light for upmarket Leeds student flats

Green light for upmarket Leeds student flats

A NEW high rise flats building is set to “raise the bar” for students living in Leeds city centre.

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The Yorkshire weather is set to take a turn on the chilly side.

Yorkshire weather: It's officially the first day of spring... so expect some snow and wintry showers this week

THE Equinox heralded the first day of spring today, just as weather experts warned of a cold snap that could see snow falling across the county this week.

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Mums are still 'lending' money to their adult children.

Bank of Mum: 17% of mothers still lend money to their adult children, survey finds

Mothers are more likely than fathers to continue giving their children cash handouts after they have grown up, a survey has found.

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Sheep graze on the Yorkshire Dales as the sun sets on a spring-like day this week. Sadly, conditions are likely to turn nasty in the coming 48 hours.

Yorkshire weather: High winds, heavy rain and cold temperatures on the way this weekend... but worst of Storm Stella passes us by

The sunny weather of recent days will be replaced with some pretty nasty conditions as we look ahead to what promises to be a wet and windy weekend.

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St Patricks Day Parade, Leeds.....12th March 2017 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

Good craic in store for St Patrick’s Day

The Irish community will be welcoming the rest of Leeds tomorrow as it celebrates St Patrick’s Day.

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Up North place to be for best beer brew

Up North place to be for best beer brew

A bar and its sister brewing company have been recognised at a national industry awards ceremony.

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Bundobust, Mill Hill, Leeds. Picture Tony Johnson

Leeds leading the way for independents

The independent food scene in Leeds is putting its money where its mouth is after ranking as the top place in the UK for growth in the sector.

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Storm Stella has hit the north-eastern region of America this week.

Yorkshire weather: North of England braced for wet and windy remnants of Storm Stella

HIGH winds and heavy showers are expected to arrive in the north of England at some stage over the next 48 hours as the remnants of Storm Stella hit the UK.

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Snow covers The White House and Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C following the arrival of Storm Stella.

Yorkshire weather: Storm Stella heading to northern Britain after America's big freeze

The remnants of Storm Stella could be heading our way after it dumped snow across much of north-eastern America.
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Central Leeds: First look at new Chinese restaurant

Central Leeds: First look at new Chinese restaurant

The chinese food offering in Leeds is set to go crackers as a new restaurant reveals more about its move to the city.

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ON TREND: Bringing London and global inspired style to Leeds are Hugo Taylor and Charlie Morris.

Made In Chelsea boys bring London look to Leeds

From Los Angeles to Leeds...

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The Leeds students living in the lap of hotel luxury

A 24 hour concierge on hand to sign for your online food shop, a free popcorn supply in the cinema room, a cocktail evening arranged for you and guests and a taster session with a local restaurant.

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