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Leeds taxi drivers' slow drive protest: Four hours of Monday morning city centre traffic delays expected

TRAFFIC disruption is expected in Leeds city centre on Monday morning as taxi drivers take part in a four-hour long slow drive protest.
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Schoolboy Ellis Dove, seven, of Middleton, with a sack full of presents. He emptied his piggybank to buy warm clothes for a homeless man because he  was so concerned about him living in a tent in Leeds city centrre. 8 December 2017.  Picture Bruce Rollinson

Kind Leeds schoolboy bought Christmas gifts for homeless ‘man in the tent’

BIG-hearted schoolboy Ellis Dove emptied his piggbybank to buy Christmas presents for a homeless man sleeping in a tent in Leeds city centre.

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Leeds German Market continues to draw visitors

It is one of the most popular seasonal outdoor event held every year in Leeds.

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Katie Hamilton, 26, was studying at Leeds University.

Leeds University student’s death - jury inquest continues

A DOCTOR told an inquest she set a 15-minute observation time for a patient at a mental health unit in Leeds after consulting a charge nurse, a registrar and a consultant psychiatrist.

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Boris the Bulldog gets into the spirit of Christmas with his reindeer ears, at Boris and Co Barbers, Lower Briggate, Leeds.. the Company is named after Boris, and owned by Michael Tominay..7th December 2017 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

Does your dog have a better Christmas outfit than Boris the bulldog?

Boris the Bulldog has truly got into the Christmas spirit by donning a festive reindeer headpiece as he keeps watch at the window of his barber shop.

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DELICIOUS: A taste of Holbeck's regeneration.

New emerging Leeds food and drink quarter

the regeneration of Holbeck is also proving to be the perfect ingredient for an emerging food and drink quarter of independents.

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squid with alioli.
Iberica, Leeds.  19 May 2016.  Picture Bruce Rollinson

Restaurant review: Iberica, East Parade, Leeds

You have to be pretty special to stand out in Leeds’ crowded tapas scene.

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Temple Works  Marshall Street, Leeds. Picture Tony Johnson.

Historic Leeds Temple Works could be ‘centrepiece’ of South Bank regeneration

THE historic Temple Works building could be the centrepiece of the regeneration of the whole South Bank area of Leeds, according to Leeds Civic Society.

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By Lee Crowther.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - 8 December

Bridgewater Place, by Lee Crowther.

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Marshall's Mill, Leeds

Temple of Holbeck’s regeneration vision

Getting the re-development of Temple Works right will be the thing that changes everything for Holbeck.

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Leeds attractions say thanks to lotto players

Leeds attractions say thanks to lotto players

Two Leeds attractions that have been supported by the National Lottery are holding a big giveaway this month to say thank-you to lotto players.

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Kate Hainsworth

New chief executive for Leeds Community Foundation charity

LEEDS Community Foundation has announced the appointment of Kate Hainsworth as its new chief executive.

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30 November 2017. MHA Christmas campaign at The Grand Arcade, Leeds.

Christmas charity appeal launched at Grand Aracade in Leeds city centre

OLDER people’s charity MHA launched its annual Christmas fund raising appeal at an event at Leeds city centre’s Grand Arcade.

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By Helen Lake.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - 7 December

Leeds City Square, by Helen Lake.

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Jo Cox

Award in memory of Batley MP Jo Cox: Leeds recognises unsung heroes

THE family of murdered Batley MP Jo Cox are set to present an award in her honour at the first Compassionate City Awards ceremony in Leeds.

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Thousands of trees could be planted along Leeds River Aire to prevent flooding

A forest of new trees could be planted on the banks on the River Aire as part of Leeds' plans to prevent future flooding.

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Leeds schoolgirl Kayleigh Glancy, 14, hands over presents to Radio Aire's Mission Christmas appeal for disadvantaged children she has bought with cash she earned from chores she's done throughout the year. Kayleigh has raised hundreds of pounds for Mission Christmas for a number of years.
4 December 2017.  Picture Bruce Rollinson

Leeds schoolgirl donates £1,000 of toys to Christmas appeal

KIND-hearted Leeds schoolgirl Kayleigh Glancy has been working hard and saving all year to buy Christmas presents for disadvantaged children.

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The knife recovered by officers. Picture: West Yorkshire Police's Leeds Crime Team, Twitter.

Teenager arrested in Leeds after being found carrying 'large kitchen knife'

Police have arrested a teenager on suspicion of a series of robberies in Leeds after he was found carrying a blade.
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Saelia Aparicios work be humble 2017, a large-scale drawing running through the building,  is the centrepiece of the exhibition.

Leeds Tetley hosts show of diverse work by young Spanish artist

l The latest exhibition at The Tetley in Leeds, the playfully titled Your Consequences Have Actions which runs until the end of January, showcases the work of young Spanish artist Saelia Aparicio.

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WEATHER-PROOF: The Moose Knuckles brand keeps out the cold.

Canadian brand pops up in Leeds

An independent Leeds clothing store will be throwing a party to celebrate the launch of a new in-store pop-up bringing an overseas brand to the UK.

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