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Otley gets its river boats back

“I thought it was a good idea and thought someone should put the boats back on the river and so I said I would have a go.

Your leeds
Thousands of University places are still up for grabs.

A-levels 2017: More than 27,000 courses listed on University clearing website ahead of results

Tens of thousands of last-minute degree places could be available on Thursday, as universities scramble to attract students still searching for a course.
Education

Picture special: Welcome fit for a Queen as £3bn aircraft carrier comes home

Tens of thousands of people have lined the walls of Portsmouth Harbour to welcome the UK's £3 billion aircraft carrier which has berthed at its home port for the first time.
Politics
Corinne Bailey Rae, who has backed the Leeds2023 culture bid.

Leeds2023: Corinne Bailey Rae pledges to put her records on for culture bid

As a two-time Grammy Award winner who’s sold out arenas worldwide, Corinne Bailey Rae has already helped Leeds go global.

News
A statement from the family of Jo Cox has hailed Bernard Kenny as 'shining example'.

Pensioner who tried to stop Jo Cox attack was 'shining example', MPs family say

The hero pensioner who tried to save MP Jo Cox from her killer was a "shining example of Yorkshire and British bravery", her family has said in a tribute after his death.

News
STANDING OUT: The striking winning design that was submitted for the scheme.

Showing off the Leeds life and culture

The many forms of Leeds life and culture are being celebrated in a pioneering new project, which is also a nod to the city’s European Capital of Culture Bid for 2023.

News
How do you say Primark?

Primark reveals how to pronounce shop name

It’s a debate that you may not know exists, but in the world of social media, it has been a hotly debated topic.

Business 1
Which flavour would you save?

Walkers threaten to scrap salt and vinegar and prawn cocktail crisps

They're as British as a cup of tea but the future of some of the nation's favourite crisps could at risk after Walkers announced one of its most popular flavours could be scrapped.
Eating Out 6
The Food Standards Agency has issued a safety notice regarding Asda and Lidl baked goods.

Asda and Lidl recalling steak bakes and pasties due to glass fragments

The Food Standards Agency has issued a safety notice over the weekend after several baked goods were recalled due to the risk they may contain glass fragments.
News

Video shows moment gas blast destroys house... woman survives as fridge lands on her

The moment a gas blast destroyed one half of a semi and wrecked the other was caught on camera.

News
The affects of Brexit will hit British tourists in the purse this summer.

Tourists to face fresh Brexit woes as we lose our spending power abroad

BRITISH holidaymakers are faced with deepening financial woes as the pound is in line to reach parity with the euro and obliterate the spending power of UK tourists in some of Europe’s leading destinations.

Travel 3
Jaspal Singh, who suffered meningitis as a child. Recently he's become a father and opened a shop in Beeston. Pictured with his wife, Aman and son, Karmaan.
22nd June 2017.
Picture Jonathan Gawthorpe

Husband and wife team open discount store and launch frozen curry range

Jaspal Singh has overcome a string of personal calamities to bounce back and open his own discount shop in Beeston.

Your leeds
Leeds Imam Qari Asim.

Qari Asim: Imam’s appeal at Friday prayers to Muslims over sex grooming scandal

FOLLOWING the conviction of 17 Asian men from Newcastlem, British Muslims and those of Asian heritage cannot avoid the question that men of their heritage are disproportionately involved in localised, street grooming of vulnerable girls.

Our city 6
Evidence shows there are more road accidents on a Friday than on any other day of the week.

Drivers beware... you are more likely to have an accident on Friday than any other day of the week

Friday is the most common day of the week for car crashes, new figures show.

Transport
Keven O'Brien rents out rooms in his house in Bilton. Picture: Adrian Murray

Airbnb: An opportunity or an unwelcome competitor in Harrogate?

Founded in 2008, Airbnb is an online platform for people to rent out their homes all over the world, to prospective travellers.

Business 1
29 June 2017 .......   Gay and Zoe Spink are twin sisters and former Leeds/Miss England beauty queens. Picture Tony Johnson

Beauty queen twins still working at 65

Beauty queen twins Gay and Zoe Spink won a string of national titles in their youth. Now both are in their 60s and are enjoying a resurgence. Interview by Neil Hudson

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'I was recruited by police to spy on the BNP - now I want my life back'

An ultra-distance runner turned BNP member has spent 14 years trying to get the police to confirm he was a paid informant placed inside the far-right party. Chris Burn reports.
News
South Sydney Rabbitohs co-owner Russell Crowe before the World Club Series match at Langtree Park, St Helens. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Sunday February 22, 2015. See PA story RUGBYL St Helens. Photo credit should read: Martin Rickett/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: Editorial use only. No commercial use. No false commercial association. No video emulation. No manipulation of images.

Russell Crowe comes to Leeds

last concerts we did were in Australia in 2014 and here it is three years later and we only get three nights together.”

Your leeds
Russell Crowe.

Russell Crowe: The Gladiator star on taking a stab at music

Best-known as a Hollywood A-lister, Russell Crowe is also something of a musician. Ahead of a gig in Leeds, he talks to Duncan Seaman.

News 4
Fitness Column: The end of a beautiful relationship...

Fitness Column: The end of a beautiful relationship...

‘What on earth are you doing?’ exclaimed my other half when he spotted me barefoot and hands on hips attempting to open the kitchen door with my feet.

Opinion 3
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