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Leeds news LIVE Saturday December 12
Last updated: Saturday, 12 December, 2020, 18:31
- Bomb squad called to house in Leeds as nearby homes evacuated
- One new Covid death in Leeds hospitals
- Police operations across West Yorkshire catch multiple dangerous drivers
Leeds mum of seven-year-old boy fighting leukaemia raising funds for cancer research
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.
Judge criticises Leeds mum for allowing five-year-old boy to ingest cocaine
Love of Leeds exhibition opens at Leeds Station
Leeds United v Newcastle United in 1999
Police officers thought the car had been abandoned
Four males have made off from a car in Middleton which West Yorkshire Police officers thought had been abandoned.
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A&E visits to Leeds hospitals were down from November last year
Fewer patients visited A&E at Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust last month – and attendances were lower than in November last year, figures reveal.
There have been multiple police operations catching dangerous drivers over the past few days
A West Yorkshire Police operation in Rothwell stopped 45 vehicles in the fog.
26 drivers reported for offences on Leeds road in just one night - with one going over twice the speed limit
26 drivers have been reported for a number of different offences in just one night on a Leeds road.
20 vehicles have been noted to be speeding in just a 30 minute time frame on a road in Leeds.
Six new Covid deaths in Leeds hospitals
There have been six new Covid-19 deaths recorded at Leeds hospitals, NHS England said on Saturday.
More than £1250 donated to YEP Christmas Half and Half and Light up a Life appeal
Dozens of names of lost loved ones appear on a roll of honour in today's YEP as part of our Christmas Half and Half and Light up a Life appeal.