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How new service helps veterans 'suffering in silence', says Leeds psychiatrist

Social stigma and difficulties engaging with health services continue to act as a barrier for veterans who are seeking support while battling mental health issues, a Leeds psychiatrist has warned.

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'Urgent Government review' needed into way military veteran deaths are recorded

'Urgent Government review' needed into way military veteran deaths are recorded

An urgent Government review is required into the way the deaths of military veterans is recorded, say campaigners, politicians, coroners and family members following a three-month investigation by this newspaper.

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Middleton Primary School, Leeds...16th July 2018 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

Parents ‘gutted’ as Standards and Testing Agency confirms Leeds school’s SATs papers are missing

Parents say they fear their children will “incur fails” after a bundle of SATs exam papers went missing.

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Floral tributes at the car crash site in Broadway, Horsforth.'4th July 2018.'Picture Jonathan Gawthorpe

Horsforth Leeds crash: JustGiving fund launched to support families affected

An online appeal has been launched to raise funds for the families affected by the horror crash that claimed the lives of four men in Horsforth.

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NHS70: Meet Leeds hospital staff working on city's frontline

As the nation celebrates the NHS’ most important milestone to date, the YEP visited St James’ Hospital in Leeds to meet staff working on the frontline of health care on the health service’s 70th anniversary.

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The Dorset Road junction with Sandhurst Road, Harehills, Leeds. Picture: Google.

Seven men held after mass brawl on Leeds street

Seven men have been arrested after a mass brawl on a street in Leeds.

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Firefighters tackle blaze at Leeds pub

Firefighters tackled a blaze at a pub in south Leeds.
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The vigil set up at St Margaret's Church in Horsforth. Picture: Simon Hulme.

Church opens dedicated space for visitors to pay respects to four men killed in Horsforth Leeds crash

A church has opened its doors for people who want to pay tribute to the young men killed in the horror crash in Horsforth, as the community pulls together in the wake of the tragedy.
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Former Leeds Ladies FC chairman speaks out after police drop financial impropriety investigation

Former Leeds Ladies FC chairman speaks out after police drop financial impropriety investigation

The former chairman of Leeds Ladies FC has spoken out after a police investigation into alleged financial impropriety at the club was dropped.
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Leeds Ladies FC: Police end investigation into fraud allegations due to 'insufficient evidence'

Leeds Ladies FC: Police end investigation into fraud allegations due to 'insufficient evidence'

Police have ended an investigation into alleged financial impropriety at Leeds Ladies FC.
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Three of four young men killed in Horsforth Leeds crash now named locally

Three young men who died in a horror crash in Leeds yesterday (June 30) have been named locally.

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Holmfirth Dyers, Holmfirth. Picture: Google.

Firefighters tackle blaze at dye and chemical company in Holmfirth

Firefighters tackled a blaze at a dye company in Kirklees.

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Swarcliffe Drive, near Oak Grove, Leeds. Picture: Google.

Two people suffer smoke inhalation after kitchen fire in Leeds

Two people suffered smoke inhalation after an oven caught fire in a Leeds home.

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Police seize more than 1,000 cannabis plants in Huddersfield drugs raid

Officers seized hundreds of cannabis plants during a raid in Huddersfield.

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Leeds man, 23, rushed to hospital after crash on M62 near Goole

A man from Leeds was rushed to hospital after the car he was travelling in left the road and crashed on the M62.
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Firefighters tackle blaze at Halifax metal industrial plant

Firefighters tackled a blaze at an industrial plant in Halifax town centre after an oil tank caught fire.
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Search for relatives after Leeds man dies at home

Coroners officers are trying to trace the family of a man from Leeds who has died.

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Police at the scene where the body was found, near Kirkstall Road, Leeds. Picture: SWNS.

Police confirm 17-year-old's body found in Leeds river as dramatic pictures show rescue effort

A teenager has died after entering the river near the Cardigan Fields retail park in Leeds, police have confirmed.
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Cardigan Fields industrial estate, off Kirkstall Road, Leeds. Picture: Google.

Body pulled from river after man 'seen entering water' at Cardigan Fields Kirkstall Leeds

Officers have pulled a body from the River Aire near the Cardigan Fields retail park in Leeds.

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