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Leeds news LIVE: Petition for Kevin Sinfield to be knighted | 500 cannabis plants seized in Beeston raid
Last updated: Tuesday, 08 December, 2020, 06:56
- Petition for Kevin Sinfield to be knighted
- Dame Barbara Windsor has died aged 83
- 500 cannabis plants seized in Beeston raid
- Latest Leeds mass transit plans could see work start in 10 years
Good morning and welcome to the Yorkshire Evening Post’s live news blog on Monday December 7.
Here is the news you might have missed over the weekend:
These photos show the shocking damage caused after an explosion in West Yorkshire.
This is the moment a photographer captured a huge murmuration of starlings forming the shape of a giant Christmas stocking.
These are the first pictures of the incredible Christmas decorations at Harewood House in Leeds.
West Yorkshire Police are asking for the public’s help in tracing these people caught on camera in Leeds.
A man has been seriously injured after being robbed in Burmantofts.
A mum from Leeds whose seven-year-old son suffers from leukaemia is raising funds for research into different forms of treatment after witnessing the debilitating effects of chemotherapy.
A senior Leeds imam is calling on the community to join together in the fight against anti-Muslim online abuse.
A pervert was arrested at his home in Leeds after he posted vile images of child sex abuse on Twitter.
A Leeds son whose dad is fighting prostate cancer said he has been "overwhelmed" by people's support ahead of a tough fundraising challenge for two charities close to his heart.
There were 50 further coronavirus deaths recorded at Yorkshire hospitals today (Sunday), as the number of fatalities in Leeds hospitals since the start of the pandemic rose above 600.
The coronavirus vaccine is set to start being given to vulnerable people across Yorkshire this week.
Appeal for missing 14-year-old girl who was last seen in Harehills on December 1
Have you seen Anna Stoian?
Detectives have issued a fresh image of a girl who went missing from Harehills at the start of the month.
Kevin Sinfield sets off on final MND marathon for Rob Burrow
Today Leeds Rhinos legend Kevin Sinfield is on course to complete his seventh and final marathon in seven days.
Sinfield, a former club and international team mate of Burrow's, has battled through the wind and rain to raise more than £700,000 for MND.
An emotional Sinfield said he was was "blown away" by the support.
Kevin Sinfield has captured the hearts of the nation as he finishes his marathon challenge today for former team mate and friend Rob Burrow, writes YEP Editor Laura Collins.
Inequality gap must not get any wider - the YEP says
This week marks exactly one year since Boris Johnson pledged to level up the country after claiming victory at last year’s General Election.
“A problem that will not go away after the vaccine has been rolled out” - warnings over effects of digital divide in Leeds
The Leeds Tech Angels scheme is asking businesses and employers in Leeds to donate unused laptops and tech equipment to young people across the city who are not lucky enough to have any at home.
But the digital divide that has opened up in education throughout Leeds and the UK is an issue that will not go away when a vaccine is rolled out, the city council’s education spokesman has warned.
Digital divide in Leeds that has been exposed by coronavirus lockdown won't go away with virus vaccine
The digital divide that has opened up in education throughout Leeds and the UK is an issue that will not go away when a vaccine is rolled out, warns the city council’s education spokesman.
More than 100 traders in a west Leeds suburb have signed up to a local business directory in a bid to boost the high street
Find It Farsley - local businesswoman launches directory to promote the village's independent traders
More than 100 traders in a west Leeds suburb have signed up to a new, local business directory in a bid to boost the high street after lockdown two.
These 10 Leeds suburbs had less than six new Covid cases in the last week
The coronavirus infection rate in Leeds has dropped to 155.5 new cases per 100,000 people in the last seven days.
Leeds hedgehog lover raises money for local rescue organisations by running a half marathon every day of second lockdown
A keen runner and hedgehog lover may have his feet up at the moment after running a half marathon every day of the second lockdown but is already setting his sights on his next challenge.
Kevin Sinfield MND marathons raise £1m
The Leeds Rhinos legend is now 16km into his final marathon, the seventh in seven days.
His incredible fundraising efforts have now raised more than £1million for Rob Burrow and the Motor Neurone Disease Association.
To make a donation, visit: https://justgiving.com/crowdfunding/sinfield-7-in-7