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Bark in the Park at Temple Newsam

Dog owners and their pets gathered at Temple Newsam today for the annual Bark in the Park.

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Leeds Amber taxi's windshield smashed with block on Florence Mount

Leeds Amber taxi's windshield smashed with block on Florence Mount

A hard object was thrown through the back windshield of a taxi in Leeds this morning.

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A dog gets into the fundraising spirit

Runners enjoy crisp conditions at Harewood Half-Marathon

Hundreds of runners took part in the half-marathon and 10k races at the Harewood estate today.

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People living along Stainbeck Lane in Chapel Allerton say they endured crumbling tarmac and wonky paving stones.

Leeds Stainbeck Lane dug up again after days for urgent gas repairs

A road which was resurfaced to an “immaculate” condition following complaints over potholes has been dug up again just days later after urgent repairs to gas mains were needed.

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Officers said shortly after midnight that the collision involved a red Ford Fiesta and a 52-year-old man.

'Serious collision' outside Leeds United's Elland Road

Police have appealed for witnesses after a "serious collision" took place outside Elland Road.
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Christa Ackroyd has spoken for the first time about her dispute with the BBC.

Christa Ackroyd: 'I remember Googling myself, and that’s one of the times I cried'

Grey hair is on trend at the moment, isn’t it? asks Christa Ackroyd as she strikes a familiar pose on the sofa: stable, solemn even, when she needs to be, yet also coquettish.

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Wacky Races across Leeds: Cycling, driving or taking a bus or train... who do you think wins?

THEY travelled by bus, train, bike and car in a race to be crowned the Yorkshire Evening Post’s commuting challenge champion.
Transport

Wacky Races: How our reporter fared as he took the humble bike to work

Cycling is quite simply the best way to commute.
Transport

Wacky Races: How our reporter fared as she drove her car to work

Never a fan of public transport, I have always preferred to commute by car but the reasons why are what also makes the drive to work frustrating – I get impatient and don’t like sitting still for too long.
Transport

Wacky Races: How our reporter fared as he took the train to work

I secretly thought that I had an outside chance of winning this race as we were setting off. Roughly a 10-minute walk to the station, hop on a 15-minute train to Leeds, then another 10 minutes to the office if I got a wiggle on. Sounds simple enough.
Transport

Wacky Races: How our reporter fared as she took the bus to work

Having drawn what was considered to be the shortest of straws, I know the chances of me winning the race by bus are pretty much non-existent.
Transport
The sinkhole opened up on Dallamires Lane, Ripon. Pic: Google.

Sinkhole of 'unknown depth' opens ups on Dallamires Lane, Ripon

A sinkhole of "unknown depth" opened up in Ripon.

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By Michael Cooper.

Your YEP Picture of the Day - 24 February

New flood defences at Crown Point, by Michael Cooper.

Arts
Vicar Lane, Leeds City Centre.

David Behrens: Traffic jam of jargon hides Yorkshire authority’s lack of clout on transport

WEST Yorkshire, you might be surprised to know, has a “combined authority” to oversee its transport strategy. That, at any rate, is what it calls itself but, as titles go, it has more holes than the main road through Otley.

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Fake fancy dress: Police safety warning as thousands of counterfeits found at West Yorkshire eBay trader's home

Fake fancy dress: Police safety warning as thousands of counterfeits found at West Yorkshire eBay trader's home

More than 3,000 counterfeit fancy dress costumes were seized by police and trading standards officers during a raid in West Yorkshire this week.
Crime
Fake fancy dress: How to spot the real deal and avoid the dangers of counterfeit goods

Fake fancy dress: How to spot the real deal and avoid the dangers of counterfeit goods

Police have warned parents to be on their guard when shopping for World Book Day costumes this year.
Crime
Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust said the nurse was immediately suspended. Picture: PA Wire

Leeds mental health trust says jailed nurse's sexual activity with patient was 'isolated incident'

A Leeds mental health trust said it immediately suspended a nurse when a patient made a complaint to police.
Crime
The victim feared he would not be believed because of his mental health issues.

Victim of Leeds nurse feared mental health stigma would stop police believing him

A mental health patient from Leeds feared his illness would stop him from being believed when a nurse abused his trust by performing a sex act upon him after a home visit.

Crime
Leeds mental health nurse jailed for sexual activity with patient

Leeds mental health nurse jailed for sexual activity with patient

A mental health nurse has been jailed for eight months after engaging in sexual activity with one of his patients in Leeds.

Crime
The van overturned on a roundabout outside Sainsbury's at the White Rose Shopping Centre (Google)

Van overturns outside White Rose Shopping Centre

A man had to be rescued from inside a van by firefighters after his vehicle flipped over outside the White Rose Shopping Centre.

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