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Supermarket home delivery driver who sexually assaulted Leeds pensioners is jailed

THE daughter of one of two Leeds pensioners sexually abused in their own homes after being befriended by a “vile” supermarket delivery driver has told how her late mother sank into depression following the attacks.

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Leeds man who broke his partner’s wrist avoids immediate jail

A MAN broke his partner’s wrist in an attack as he tried to stop her using his possessions as missiles, a court heard.

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Richard Williams

Shop robber from Castleford used machete and fake gun in Pontefract and Ferrybridge store raids

AN ARMED robber  from Castleford who threatened  staff at  stores in Ferrybridge and Pontefract with a machete and an imitation gun has been jailed for six years.

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Akshar Ali and Yasmin Ahmed

Two handed life sentences with minimum 22-year terms  for Leeds mother Sinead Wooding's murder

A MAN and his friend have each been jailed for life with  minimum 22 year terms after being found guilty of murdering his wife before dumping her body in woodland in Leeds and setting it alight.
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Sinead Wooding. PIC: West Yorkshire Police/Guzelian

Mother and brother of Leeds man who murdered wife found not guilty of assisting an offender

THE MOTHER and brother of a Leeds man who murdered his wife before dumping her body in woods and setting it on fire wept in court after they were found not guilty of assisting an offender.

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Man  guilty of murdering wife and dumping body in Leeds woodland before setting it alight

Man guilty of murdering wife and dumping body in Leeds woodland before setting it alight

A MAN and his friend have been been found guilty of murdering his wife before dumping her body in woodland in Leeds and setting it alight.

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Akshar Ali and Yasmin Ahmed.

Wife murdered in Leeds by husband and woman she suspected was his lover

MOTHER-of-four Sinead Wooding from Leeds was brutally murdered by her husband a woman she suspected he was having an affair with.
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Guilty of murder: Akshar Ali and Yasmin Ahmed

Police release photographs of pair who murdered Leeds mother-of-four Sinead Wooding

THESE are the first photographs of  a man and his friend who face life sentences for  murdering  his wife before dumping her body in woodland in Leeds and setting it alight.
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Haider Hussain engaged in sexual conversation with whet he believed to be a  14-year-old-girl on WhatsApp

Married Leeds father snared by paedophile hunters after grooming 14-year-old girl

A MARRIED  father who  thought he was going to meet a 14-year-old girl in Leeds after grooming her on the internet was snared by  paedophile hunter group Justice for Kids.

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Blue Monday: Leeds residents are generally happy with their lot

OFFICIAL statistics show Leeds residents are slightly happier with their lot than the rest of the UK as the city faces what is supposedly the most depressing day of the year today on what has been dubbed ‘Blue Monday.’

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Ex-parish councillor from Leeds kept ponies in 'disgusting' conditions: Lifetime ban after appeal failed

A FORMER parish councillor from Leeds found guilty of causing unnecessary suffering to a family of three Shetland ponies she kept in "disgusting" conditions  has had her sentence increased after losing an appeal.
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Wednesday 10th January 2018, Leeds UK 
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Picture Shows Breast and back plate and Buff Coat potentially belonging to Colonel Alexander Popham: Royal Armouries Conservators Ellie on a breast and back plate and buff coat, likely to have once belonged to Colonel Alexander Popham, commander in the Parliamentarian army during the English Civil Wars of the 17th-century.

Taking a shine to Henry VIII’s armour at museum in Leeds

CONSERVATORS at the Royal Armouries in Leeds are busy ensuring one of the museum’s key treasures remains in excellent condition for generations to come.

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10 Jan 2018......... Parish councillor David Kimbley outside the empty shop unit in Crofton as residents are opposing plans for the shop to be granted a  licence to sell alcohol from 6am-11pm. Picture Scott Merrylees

Wakefield village off licence bid opposed: Claims of anti-social behaviour and drug use in area

CAMPAIGNERS in a Wakefield village are opposing a bid for a new convenience store to be granted a licence to sell alcohol amid claims of anti-social behaviour and drug use in the area.

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Manor Lane Kennels, Ossett. Image: Google

Noise fears as plans for Wakefield dog kennels opposed

PLANS for a new dog walking area at a Wakefield kennels are recommended for approval despite residents’ ojections over fears of increased noise.

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Leeds family’s heartache as teenage son with epilepsy can no longer speak or walk

Leeds family’s heartache as teenage son with epilepsy can no longer speak or walk

A MOTHER from Leeds has told of her family’s heartache as her 17-year-old son battles a severe form of epilepsy.

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Millennium babies at their 18th birthday party pictured (from left) Babbar Iqbal fron Sheffield;  John Gascoine now of Bridlington,; Lucy Wilde of Garforth,  Leeds; Matilda Adams of Scarboroug;,  Aymi McGrath of Leeds; Thomas Winter of Barnsley;  Bethany Stoppard of Chesterfield and Emma Bentley of Howden.

Millennium babies meet up for 18th birthday ball at Leeds hotel

EIGHT teenagers born on January 1 2000 celebrated their 18th birthdays at a Millennium Baby Club ball at a Leeds hotel.

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Millennium babies at their 18th birthday party pictured (from left) are Babbar Iqbal from Sheffield; John Gascoine now of Bridlington; Lucy Wilde of Garforth; Matilda Adams of Scarborough;  Aymi McGrath of Leeds; Thomas Winter of Barnsley;  Bethany Stoppard of Chesterfield and Emma Bentley of Howden.

Millennium babies meet up for 18th birthday ball at Leeds hotel

EIGHT teenagers born on January 1 2000 celebrated their 18th birthdays at a Millennium Baby Club ball at a Leeds hotel.
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Matthew Tempest  is set to to take to the stage to play Wishee Washee Aladdin over eight days of the Leeds Insurance Dramatical and Operatical Society's production.
Picture Tony Johnson.

Second kidney transplant transforms Leeds undertaker and panto star’s life

AN undertaker by day and panto star by night has told how his life was transformed by a second kidney transplant.

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6 January 2018......    Toby Nye celebrates his 5th birthday at a party at Gotts Park in Armley. Picture Tony Johnson.

Leeds cancer fight boy Tob Nye ‘overwhelmed’ at fifth birthday party

BRAVE cancer fight Leeds boy Toby Nye was “overwhelmed” when more than 200 friends, family and wellwishers turned up to his fifth birthday party.

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Wellwishers send more then 200 cards as Leeds cancer fight boy Toby Nye celebrates his fifth birthday

Wellwishers have sent more than 200 cards to help ensure Leeds cancer fight boy Toby Nye only has happy memories of his fifth birthday.

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