Leeds city centre stabbing said to have involved ‘group of males’

A POLICE investigation is under way after a Bank Holiday stabbing in Leeds city centre.

Tom Claisse in footballing action.

RAF man from Leeds is flying high after getting hands-on role at cup final

He might not be one of the stars of the professional game but talented Leeds footballer Tom Claisse will still have a key role to play at the FA Cup final this weekend.


Cheers! The story of how Tetley's became an integral part of Leeds life for almost 200 years

The horses, the huntsman, the unmistakable smell of hops in the Hunslet air – for decades, Tetley’s brewery was part of the fabric of life in Leeds, writes Paul Robinson.

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Ann Maguire.

Thousands of pounds given to deserving projects in memory of murdered Leeds teacher Ann Maguire

Good causes across Leeds are continuing to benefit from the legacy of much-missed schoolteacher Ann Maguire.

Curator group member Ethan Crabtree at the Teenage Kicks display.

Teenage sensation! Young and old get a kick from new Leeds exhibition

Fab sounds and sporting memories take pride of place in a new exhibition celebrating the lives and times of teenagers in Leeds from the 1950s right up to the present day.

The Bavill family with the lifesaving ambulance crew.

Leeds mum’s safety warning for other parents after toddler’s choking scare

A Leeds mum whose toddler’s life was saved by an ambulance crew is urging parents to take heed of the messages of this year’s Family Safety Week.

Darren Clark, Mike Tomlinson and Martin Atkinson with Gareth Southgate at Harrogate's Rudding Park Spa.

England boss Gareth Southgate is backing Leeds charity cycle team’s World Cup goal

He’s the man charged with ending more than 50 years of hurt for English football at the World Cup in Russia this summer.

Jamie Peacock.

Leeds Rhinos legend Jamie Peacock tackles running challenge for good cause

He got the better of opponents week in, week out during his glittering Leeds Rhinos career.

Lightning Seeds frontman Ian Broudie.

Marvellous news! Lightning Seeds confirmed for gig in Leeds’s Millennium Square

They’ve played the Glastonbury Festival, Liverpool’s Anfield football ground and most points in between.

Mark Wilson.

Opening of new school in Leeds hailed as ‘key milestone’ for youngsters

A new purpose-built school has opened its doors in Leeds for children with social, emotional and mental health needs.


Inventor uses Iron Man-style jet suit as he enjoys the high life in Leeds

Inventor Richard Browning was flying high today as he demonstrated the capabilities of his Iron Man-style jet suit at Leeds City College.

The peace flame in Garforth's Diamond Jubilee Garden.

Celebration of peaceful spirit in east Leeds community

An east Leeds community will come together later this month to celebrate a milestone for a project that promotes hope and harmony.

Leeds City Station.

Click and go! Bus and train users in Leeds embrace digital revolution

Transport bosses have released new figures that underline the scale of the digital revolution taking place on buses and trains in Leeds and the rest of West Yorkshire.


Setback for users of cycle ‘hub’ at Leeds City Station

Services at a much-praised cycling ‘hub’ at Leeds City Station are set to be drastically scaled down.


Majestic redevelopment in Leeds city centre has link to D-Day

A towering new presence has arrived on the Leeds city centre skyline – with the help of recycled steel first used during the Second World War.

Alan Bennett.

Alan Bennett’s Talking Heads set to make itself at home in front rooms across Leeds

Calling all theatre lovers – performances of Leeds writer Alan Bennett’s legendary Talking Heads monologues could soon be on their way to YOUR front room.

The junction of Copley Hill and Wellington Road in Leeds.

Woman seen being driven away in ‘distressed state’ after disturbance in Leeds street

Police are investigating after a woman was seen being driven away in a “distressed state” in the back of a car after a street disturbance in Leeds.

Mohammed Matlub Mir.

Grandfather slashed with machete during armed raid on store in Leeds

A grandfather was slashed with a machete as three masked men carried out a terrifying shop raid in Leeds.

Damned United actor Luke Dickson during a recent visit to Elland Road.

Well played! Damned United stage production is set to visit grassroots venues in Leeds

A stage play based on Leeds United-themed novel The Damned United is swapping the home comforts of theatreland for a no-frills series of away fixtures.

Cars struggle to negotiate Lidget Hill in Pudsey in today's snow. Picture: Tony Johnson.

‘Mini Beast from the East’ snowfall sparks travel chaos in Leeds

Leeds suffered fresh weather woes today after heavy overnight snowfalls triggered travel chaos across the city and the rest of the county.

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