Alex Evans

Police seize £240,000 Bentley Continental in Leeds

Police have seized a £240,000 Bentley in Leeds - because it doesn't have any road tax.

Teasel Close, Bradford, where the incident happened

Bradford police investigating after man in van 'pulled up near school and asked child to get in'

Police were called after reports that a man in a van pulled up near a school and asked a child to get in.
Leeds man who murdered 12-year-old boy is captured in South America

Leeds man who murdered 12-year-old boy is captured in South America

A Leeds man wanted by police after murdering a 12-year-old boy has been caught in Colombia.


Subway launches whopping 6-foot Giant Sub sandwich which can feed up to 25 people

Fancy popping out for a long lunch? Sandwich chain Subway is launching a whopping new six-foot Giant Sub which can feed up to 25 people (or one very hungry one).

This Leeds roundabout has been vandalised in England flag colours for the World Cup

An enthusiastic England supporter has found a very unusual way to show their support during the World Cup: well-meaning vandalism.

East Leeds

VIDEO: Woman arrested after multiple police called to incident in Leeds

A woman has been arrested after multiple police cars were called to an incident in Leeds tonight.

VIDEO: Road closed and multiple police cars called to incident in Leeds

Multiple police cars have been called to an incident in Leeds which has closed a road.
The dessert cafe

A dessert-only café is opening near Leeds

A new café specialising in desserts is set to launch in Bradford.

Bring Your Dog to Work Day 2018

It's Bring Your Dog to Work Day this week - how to take part

Across the country, thousands of people will be bringing their dogs to work this Friday for Bring Your Dog to Work Day.


M621 Leeds 30mph works almost complete as update issued to frustrated drivers

It's been a long time coming, but the end is finally in sight for Leeds drivers battling 30mph limits on the M621.
Should you give money to beggars?

Should you give money to street beggars? What police and charities say

It's a depressingly common scenario: you're walking down the high street when a dejected looking homeless person asks you for 50p for a cup of tea.
Wetherspoons staff have been told not to put flags up

Wetherspoons World Cup row: What you said after pubs told NOT to put England flags up

News that Wetherspoons pub staff are being discouraged from flying England flags during the World Cup has caused a stir online.

Harry Kane bats away midges and flies during the World Cup game against Tunisia. Photo: PA

Why England are being swarmed by flies in the Russia World Cup game against Tunisia

Fly troubles: Things are going well so far for Gareth Southgate's England team in Volvograd, Russia...

Wetherspoons England flags 'ban': Why pubs are being asked NOT to hang England flags for World Cup

Staff at Wetherspoons pubs across England are being asked not to hang England flags for the World Cup.


Photos show extent of flooding as Armley Gyratory reopens in Leeds

A road which was closed in Leeds city centre due to a burst water main has now reopened after several hours of commuter chaos.
The Air Ambulance in Sowerby Bridge. Photo sent in by Mark Stott

Yorkshire Air Ambulance lands in Sowerby Bridge after pedestrian hit by bus

A Yorkshire Air Ambulance has landed in Sowerby Bridge after a pedestrian was hit by a bus.
Have you seen this van? Police are searching for anyone with information

Man charged after victim shot in leg with firearm - West Yorkshire Police appeal

West Yorkshire Police have issued an appeal after a man was shot in the leg with a firearm.
A giant moth photo sent in in 2016. Have you seen a bigger one?

Giant moths begin invading homes searching for a mate - how to keep them at bay

Social media has been full of anguished cries for help after a wave of extra-large moths has begun invading homes across the north of England.


Vegans descend on Leeds Town Hall for Great Yorkshire Vegan Festival 2018

Thousands of vegans descended on Leeds today for The Great Yorkshire Vegan Festival 2018.

Billy Cauldwell with his mother Charlotte. The severely epileptic child who had his cannabis medicine confiscated by the Home Office will remain in hospital after a string of life-threatening seizures. Photo: PA

Epileptic boy's mother celebrates as Home Office returns cannabis oil which was confiscated at customs

The mother of a severely epileptic boy has celebrated managing to convince the Home Office to return his cannabis oil medication that officials confiscated at customs.

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