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Man suffers 'knife injuries' to head after fight in Leeds

A man suffered what are believed to be knife injuries to his head following a reported fight in Leeds this afternoon.
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Ex Leeds Tesco worker in locked up gang which conspired to rob cash vans

A former supermarket employee from Leeds and her boyfriend were among a gang sentenced to more than 28 years in prison after they admitted roles in a conspiracy to rob cash-in-transit vans.
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A view of the River Wharfe from Tadcaster. Pic: Google.

Helicopter searches for 'car floating in river' near Tadcaster

A police helicopter was searching over the River Wharfe this afternoon following reports that an upturned car was floating downstream.
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Joe Taylor and Dreda Blow previewing Northern Ballets  production of Casanova at a launch event to Leeds business leaders backing the doomed Leeds 2023 City of Culture bid. Picture Tony Johnson.

‘Year of Culture’ idea after 2023 disappointment

Councillors have called for Leeds to have its own “Year of Culture” after major doubt was cast over the city’s ability to become European Capital of Culture 2023.

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Watch the moment firework narrowly misses firefighter in Leeds

The moment that a firework nearly hits a firefighter in Leeds can be seen in newly released footage.
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Iveson Approach. Pic: Google.

'Police incident' diverts buses in Leeds

Buses are being diverted because of a "police incident" in Leeds this evening.

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Police look for Leeds knifepoint robbery victim after CCTV spot

A knifepoint robbery took place in Leeds city centre - but police have released CCTV footage of the victim in a bid to trace him.

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Nearly 20,000 domestic incidents were reported in Leeds in the year up to September.

Leeds domestic abuse victims urged to get help as stats reveal extent of problem

Victims of domestic violence and abuse are urged to not suffer in silence as worrying new figures suggest the extent of the problem in Leeds.

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Police renew appeal after scooter rider seriously injured in Leeds

Police renew appeal after scooter rider seriously injured in Leeds

Police are renewing an appeal for information following a collision which left a scooter rider with serious injuries in Leeds

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New report praises West Yorkshire Police

A new watchdog report has praised West Yorkshire Police (WYP) for its ethics, accessible complaints system and the treatment of staff.
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E-fit released after pensioners' safe snatched in Bradford

Police have released an e-fit image after a "distraction burglary" in which a safe was snatched from a house in Bradford.

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Campaigners outside Mill Hill Chapel today.

Leeds peace advocates celebrate as campaign wins Nobel Peace Prize

Peace advocates gathered in Leeds to celebrate the success of a global campaign which aims to ban nuclear weapons.
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Leeds Rugby Academy. Pic: Google

Blaze at Leeds Rhinos rugby training site 'deliberate'

A “deliberate” fire was put out at a rugby training ground used by Leeds Rhinos today.
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Leeds Rugby Academy. Pic: Google.

Firefighters turn out to Leeds Rhinos training academy

Firefighters turned out to a rugby training ground in Leeds today.
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Police are appealing for information.

Do you remember cyclist coming off their bike in Leeds?

A cyclist suffered serious injuries after coming off their bike in Leeds.

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Police thanks public after 15-year-old Leeds girl is found

A 15-year-old girl from Leeds who was reported missing has now been found.
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Police are appealing for information

Balaclava-clad intruder in high-vis vest snatches £25,000 watches in Bradford

A balaclava-clad home intruder wearing a high-visibility vest assaulted two females before stealing watches worth around £25,0000 in Bradford.
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The lorry stuck at the railway bridge on Whitehall Road.

'Stuck lorry' causes traffic disruption in Leeds

Traffic has been disrupted on a main road into Leeds this morning after a lorry was reportedly stuck at a railway bridge.
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Two taken to hospital after Keighley collision

Two people were taken to hospital after a three-vehicle collision yesterday.

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Lane on M62 closed in Leeds

A lane was closed on the M62 this morning.

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