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'Gun' found in Leeds woodland: Police to search area

POLICE have cordoned off a section of woodland in north Leeds after a member of the public found what appeared to be a handgun.

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People dance to music at the Hyde Park Unity Day in 2013.

Plea for volunteers for Leeds’ Hyde Park Unity Day

A plea has been issued for members of the Hyde Park community to volunteer their skills for the annual Unity Day celebrations.

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Revealed: The 10 best cafes in Leeds

Here is our Cafe of the Year top ten – you now have the opportunity for your favourite.

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The crashed happened in Otley Road, close to the junction with Cottage Road. Picture: Google

Police directing traffic after motorcyclist injured in crash in Headingley

Emergency services are at the scene of a crash in Leeds which has left a major road partially blocked.

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The car involved in the collision had been travelling along Otley Old Road towards Otley Road in Leeds. Picture: Google

Leeds police seek witnesses as elderly woman hit by car in Otley Old Road fights for life

An elderly woman is fighting for life in hospital after being knocked down by a car in Leeds.

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Andalus offers a taste of the Middle East.

Restaurant review: Andalus, Roundhay Road, Leeds

If you are looking for warming, tasty food with a homely feel and an international flavour, it’s worth checking out Andalus.

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‘Ambitious’ ring road improvements aim to help Leeds go green

Work is set to begin later this month to improve three outer ring road junctions in Leeds.

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Retro Leeds: Meanwood back in the day

Check out these old photos of Meanwood from a bygone era.

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Revealed: The number of drivers caught parking illegally near Leeds schools last term

Revealed: The number of drivers caught parking illegally near Leeds schools last term

Drivers parking illegally near schools in Leeds were issued with fines on 288 occasions in just one term, council figures reveal.

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Leeds passenger left underwhelmed by £1.04 compensation for cancelled train journey

Leeds passenger left underwhelmed by £1.04 compensation for cancelled train journey

A Leeds woman trying to obtain a refund for a cancelled commute was unimpressed to receive a cheque for just £1.04.

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PROTEST OR HARASSMENT? Concerns have been raised about the behaviour of campaigners outside abortion clinics. PIC: PA

Leeds MP Fabian Hamilton: Stop harassment of vulnerable women

100 years ago, we gave some women the right to choose who represents them in Government.

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Ten Army instructors have gone on trial facing a string of charges related to the alleged abuse of teenage recruits at the Army Foundation College at Harrogate.

Harrogate-based Army instructors go on trial over alleged abuse of teenage recruits

Ten Army instructors have gone on trial facing a string of charges related to the alleged abuse of teenage recruits.

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Bar Fly.... Head of Steam, North Lane, Headingley, Leeds.
22nd June 2016.
Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

Food review: The Head of Steam, Headingley, Leeds

Quite a number of you will be thinking ‘Hang on a minute, Head of Steam is a real ale bar and as such you should be writing about it in the Barfly column directly below this one’. But hold your horses because they also do a mean lunch and evening menu.

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Robbers tied up and threatened victim in Leeds home

Three men have been jailed for a total of almost 35 years after carrying out a “truly horrendous” robbery against a vulnerable man in Leeds.

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IMAGE: A still from Rhea Storrs proposed film, A Protest, A Celebration which won the Le Prince Prize.

Leeds West Indian Carnival film captures movie pioneer’s prize

old and new footage of Leeds West Indian Carnival will feature in the film that has won the inaugural Louis Le Prince prize.

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Photo gallery: Former Leeds hotel is now a Buddhist temple

BUDDHIST monks meditate at the Wat Buddharam Temple on Cliff Road in Headingley.

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Brothers missing for a week could be here in Leeds

Brothers missing for a week could be here in Leeds

Police are asking people in Leeds to be on the lookout for two brothers who have been missing for a week.
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The A1M near Wetherby. Image: Google

BMW driver arrested after 150mph police chase on A1 near Wetherby

A BMW M5 driver was arrested after police said he travelled at up to 150mph during a  chase on the A1 near Wetherby last night.

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Leeds council does a u-turn over plans to merge two schools

Leeds council does a u-turn over plans to merge two schools

The proposed merger between a primary and a secondary school in Moortown has been put on the backburner following a council re-think.
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