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Video: Santa and Emmerdale stars' flying visit to Leeds children's hospice

SANTA paid a flying visit to hand out presents at a Yorkshire children’s hospice – with a little help from Emmerdale stars Gaynor Faye and Zoe Henry.

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NO BEEF: India Silvani-Jones has launched a campaign to spread her business idea.

Leeds vegan cafe looking to expand

Growth in veganism is showing no signs of slowing down as more and more people begin to realise that choices aren’t as limited as made out, according to a vegan chef looking to set up a new restaurant.

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The Christmas Adventure at Stockeld Park, near Wetherby. Pictured Georgina Brookes, with a light up Polar Bear. Picture James Hardisty

Discover the magic at Leeds Stockeld Park this Christmas

Families can enjoy a day out filled with festive magic and adventure at Stockeld Park in Leeds.

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Clockwise from top left: Darnell Harte; Ellis and Elliot Thornton-Kimmitt; Robbie Meerun, and Anthoney Armour.

UPDATED: Five killed after car hit tree in Leeds: Inquests opened and adjourned

INQUESTS into the deaths of five people including three children who lost their lives  when a  car ploughed into a tree in Leeds have been opened and adjourned at Wakefield Coroner's Court this morning.
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Clockwise from top left: Darnell Harte; Ellis and Elliot Thornton-Kimmitt; Robbie Meerun, and Anthoney Armour.

Leeds fatal crash: Inquests to open into deaths of five killed in Stonegate Road collision

Inquests are due to be opened today into the deaths of three schoolboys and two men killed during a crash in Leeds.
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New footage shows moments after heroic PC Martin Willis held onto van teetering on motorway bridge near Leeds

Previously unseen footage has been released of the dramatic events which unfolded after a police officer physically held onto a crashed van to stop it falling over a motorway bridge.

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Police have issued this e-fit image of a man they want to trace.

Leeds police issue e-fit appeal after bogus caller targets elderly woman in Bramley

A bogus caller tricked his way into the home of an elderly Leeds woman before stealing money from her purse.
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Drawing pins believed to have been scattered deliberately across Leeds cycle path

Drawing pins believed to have been scattered deliberately across Leeds cycle path

Police have warned cyclists after finding sharp tacks scattered across a popular commuter route.

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Batcliffe Wood House, Headingley

The most unusual houses in Leeds

Fancy living in a church, a working men's club or a cinema?

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Christmas Turkey Dash TV fundraiser for Leeds hospice charity

Christmas Turkey Dash TV fundraiser for Leeds hospice charity

A TURKEY Dash is set to raise cash for the charity that runs Wheatfields Hospice in Leeds.

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Revealed: Your Leeds chippy of the year

Today your Yorkshire Evening Post can reveal the winner of our Chippy of the Year competition.

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Allerton Grange School collision: Injured children were pupils

Allerton Grange School collision: Injured children were pupils

Allerton Grange School has confirmed that two of their pupils were hit by a car outside the school site today.

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Two children hurt after being hit by car outside Leeds school

Two children hurt after being hit by car outside Leeds school

Two children have been hurt after being struck by a car outside a secondary school.
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Old Park Road, Roundhay, Leeds. Picture: Google.

Robbers threaten man, 19, at knifepoint near Roundhay Park in Leeds

Police have launched an investigation after a teenager was threatened at knifepoint near Roundhay Park in Leeds.

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Where does money need to be spent in Leeds? Your top priorities in YEP survey

Social care, hospitals and public transport have topped the list of areas in Leeds where you want to see increased spending, the YEP can reveal.

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Paul Sellars, of campaigners Friends of Gledhow Field.

Public inquiry begins over Leeds school field row

A public inquiry begins today into a long-running row over whether land next to an expanding Yorkshire primary school should be registered as a village green.

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ROAD SAFETY: Pupils at Allerton Grange joined police to tackle speeding drivers outside their school.

Safety-savvy Leeds pupils: ‘Take notice of speed limits’

Safety-savvy pupils joined local police officers for three days of action to help slow down drivers outside their Leeds school.

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Transport in Leeds on agenda with YEP’s big issues survey

Transport in Leeds on agenda with YEP’s big issues survey

The YEP asked you what the biggest issues are affecting people in Leeds – and today your answers are revealed.

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Dwight Halliday's gun.

‘Tougher sentences show Leeds gun crime will not be tolerated’

Detective Chief Inspector Stuart Spencer, who led the investigation, said Dwight Halliday has been a key figure in an organised crime group that is involved in the supply of Class A drugs in the Chapeltown area and beyond.

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