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Leeds woman sets up Crowdfunding page to replace scam victim's life savings

A generous Leeds woman is attempting to replace £14,000 stolen from a pensioner who fell victim to an online scam.

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Leeds mum's TV appearance after organising fundraising day for Bradley Lowery

Leeds mum's TV appearance after organising fundraising day for Bradley Lowery

A Leeds mum has appeared on the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire Show after raising funds for the Bradley Lowery Foundation at her children's school.

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GREAT HEIGHTS: Some of the YBS staff taking part in the 80ft abseil. PIC: John Clifton

Yorkshire Building Society staff’s leap of faith pays off

More than 80 Yorkshire Building Society workers from Leeds braved a mammoth physical challenge to raise vital charity cash.

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HOSPITAL VISIT: Switalskis Solicitors staff visited Leeds General Infirmary.

Solicitors pay visit to Leeds children’s unit

Staff from a Leeds solicitors have been visiting patients on the Children’s Heart Surgery Unit at Leeds General Infirmary.

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Pedal Power: Steve Brailey and his 60/600 Challenge SIV bike ride team setting off from Whitby.

SIV boss Steve Brailey 'emotional' after 190-mile 60/600 Challenge bike ride raises £8,000 for Alzheimer's Society

Retiring Sheffield International Venues boss Steve Brailey today told how he struggled to control his emotions after a 190-mile 60/600 Challenge bike ride which has raised more than £8,000 for the Alzheimer's Society.

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Lizzie’s Leeds 10k challenge in memory of her husband

The widow of rugby star Danny Jones will raise money in his memory at this weekend’s Run For All Leeds 10K.

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Car retailer’s £1m pledge to BBC Children in Need

A car retailer is aiming to raise £1m for BBC Children in Need.

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GROUP EFFORT: The group of runners clocked up more than 150 miles in Bramham Park.

Ladies lap up over 150 miles in Leeds parkland

A group of Leeds ladies pounded the fields of Bramham Park for a gruelling 24-hour running challenge.

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PICTURES: Leeds Rhinos’ Ryan Hall kicks off charity match in front of thousands

PICTURES: Leeds Rhinos’ Ryan Hall kicks off charity match in front of thousands

Some 3,000 people attended a charity rugby match and fun day in honour of a Leeds boy battling leukaemia.

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GIFT: Lauren Creevy, from the airport, (left) with Kim Broadhead and John Haigh from Martin House. PIC: Richard Walker/ImageNorth

Lost items at Leeds Bradford Airport raise £1,000 for hospice

LOST PROPERTY at Leeds Bradford Airport and generous passengers help raise around £1,000 a year for a children’s hospice.

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Leeds charity nets double funding boost

Leeds charity nets double funding boost

A Leeds based charity received a double funding boost at the Yorkshire Bank Spirit of the Community Awards.

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VIDEO: Sir Vince Cable urges firms to back £1m Weston Park Cancer Charity 2020 For Business Appeal

Sir Vince Cable took time out of his campaign to become the next Liberal Democrat leader to urge business leaders to back a £1 million appeal boosting world leading cancer services in Sheffield.
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Leeds artist creates street mural for homelessness charity

A new street mural has been created on the wall of homelessness charity Emmaus Leeds as part of a wider public space project exploring the Kirkgate area of Leeds.

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Prince Harry chats to runners during a London Marathon warm up in the North East.  Photo: P.A

Prince Harry in Leeds to honour our unsung community and health heroes

Prince Harry will be in Leeds next week for a two-day tour celebrating some of the city’s unsung community and health heroes.

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SHINE is relocating to Leeds

Major education charity set to relocate to Leeds

A MASSIVE education charity is moving from London to Leeds, with its bosses pledging to invest at least £1m per year into areas of deprivation across the North of England.

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Emmaus Leeds walkers half way up Ben Nevis.

Walk in memory of Leeds pal

A team of formerly homeless people have completed an ambitious fundraising challenge in memory of their friend.

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The coffin was priced at 140 (picture: Lisa McCarthy)

Six-foot coffin donated to Leeds charity shop

Staff at a Leeds charity shop got a shock when a couple donated a 6ft COFFIN.

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TREK CHALLENGE: Staff from Linley and Simpson braved the 20-mile hike and raised vital funds for Martin House hospice.

Letting agency staff take a hike and raise funds for Leeds hospice

Staff from a Leeds letting agency have raised £20,000 for charity by hiking 20 miles across the Lake District.

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Leeds man sends van of furniture to tower block fire victims

A generous Leeds man has organised a collection of furniture and kitchen utensils for displaced victims of the Grenfell Tower fire in London.

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