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Leeds CAN supporters call on council to halt planned changes at The Carriageworks Theatre

Community arts groups have accused Leeds City Council of effectively evicting them by raising room hire fees.

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Leeds police appeal: Thieves stole Buddha statue from Halton garden

Leeds police appeal: Thieves stole Buddha statue from Halton garden

Police are trying to trace a statue stolen under cover of darkness from a garden in Leeds.
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Police watchdog to meet with family of murdered Leeds mum Sinead Wooding

Police watchdog to meet with family of murdered Leeds mum Sinead Wooding

An independent watchdog is due to meet with the family of murdered Leeds woman Sinead Wooding to discuss its investigation into the actions of police prior to her death.

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Armed robbers targeted Pulse and Cocktails in Armley Road, Leeds. Picture: Google

Leeds sex shop armed robbery: Appeal to trace distinctive charm bracelets

Detectives investigating a violent robbery at a sex shop in Leeds are trying to trace two distinctive charm bracelets stolen during the raid.

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Firefighters were called to Naburn Fold in Whinmoor, Leeds. Picture: Google

Leeds firefighters rescue man from smoke-filled house in Whinmoor

Firefighters rescued a man from a house in Leeds after a fire broke out this afternoon.

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The crash happened at the junction of Harehills Lane and Rounday Road, Harehills. Picture: Google

Leeds police and paramedics called to scene after crash in Harehills

Emergency services in Leeds have responded after two cars were involved in a crash this afternoon.

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Police are investigating after a man tried to break into a flat in Bramham Drive, Harrogate. Picture: Google

Harrogate police hunting would-be burglar who targeted flat

Police have issued a description of a man who tried to break into a flat in Harrogate.

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Wakefield police seize five off-road bikes as battle against nuisance riders continues

Wakefield police seize five off-road bikes as battle against nuisance riders continues

A number of off-road motorbikes linked to nuisance riding across the Wakefield district have been seized by police.
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Your views: Syrian refugees arrive in Leeds ready to be resettled around Yorkshire

Your views: Syrian refugees arrive in Leeds ready to be resettled around Yorkshire

One of the biggest talking points on our Facebook page this week was the news that refugees fleeing conflict in Syria had arrived in Leeds on a charter flight ahead of being resettled.

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Armed raiders targeted Sainsbury's Local in Pudsey. Picture: Google

Leeds community rallies round supermarket raid victims by donating to crowdfunding appeal

A crowdfunding appeal has been started in support of shop staff affected by an armed raid at a supermarket in Leeds.

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Speakers at the conference included West Yorkshire Police's Chief Constable Dee Collins and Det Sgt Andy Pollard.

Focus on making justice work for child sex abuse victims as Leeds charity hosts conference

Making the justice system work for the victims of child sexual abuse was the focus of a conference hosted in Leeds.

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Can you help coroner's officers in search for family of Leeds man?

Can you help coroner's officers in search for family of Leeds man?

Coroner’s officers are seeking the relatives of a Leeds man who died earlier this month.

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Police searching for car which crashed into Leeds florist's shop

Police are continuing to search for a car which caused significant damage when it crashed into a florist's shop in Leeds.

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Senior Wakefield coroner David Hinchliff reprimanded over 'inappropriate' remarks

Senior Wakefield coroner David Hinchliff reprimanded over 'inappropriate' remarks

A senior coroner at Wakefield has been reprimanded over remarks made to police officers and staff members.

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Armed robbers targeted Sainsbury's Local in Chapeltown Road, Pudsey. Picture: Google

Leeds supermarket raiders hit man over head and threatened woman with knife

Masked robbers hit one shopworker over the head and threatened a second with a knife during an armed raid at a Leeds supermarket.
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Leeds taxi driver Awais Hussain was badly injured by a yob throwing stones last summer.

Poll: Should Leeds authorities do more to stop children throwing stones and eggs at taxis?

A petition has been submitted to authorities in Leeds today as taxi drivers call for action over children throwing stones and eggs at their vehicles.

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Huddersfield Town fan from Sheffield arrested over 'racist slurs' on train

Huddersfield Town fan from Sheffield arrested over 'racist slurs' on train

A Huddersfield Town supporter was arrested after police received a complaint about someone chanting 'racist slurs' on a train.

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Petition seeks action over children in Leeds throwing stones and eggs at taxis

Petition seeks action over children in Leeds throwing stones and eggs at taxis

A petition has been submitted to the authorities in Leeds today as taxi drivers call for action over children throwing stones and eggs at their vehicles.

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Work has begun on the unit on the corner of Briggate and The Headrow.

What's happening with shop on corner of Briggate and The Headrow in Leeds?

Work has begun on refitting a shop on Leeds' busiest shopping street in readiness for the arrival of a new business.
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Extensive damage to Leeds florist's shop after car lost control on Harrogate Road

A car left a trail of destruction after the driver lost control and crashed into a florist's shop in Leeds.
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