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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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Office Monster, Commercuial Street, Rothwell, Leeds..Steve Hanley (left) and Ryan Ward pictured in the office.16th October 2017 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

From the club to the boardroom, Office Monster looking to roar

What started life as a side-project between two friends DJing in nightclubs around Europe has now grown to a business turning over £1.58m.

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BRIGHT LIGHTS: The festive display on a house in Woodlesford. PIC: PA

South Leeds: Walking in a Woodlesford Wonderland

This is the winter wonderland scene at a house in Woodlesford, Leeds.

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SURVIVOR: Ray Whincup, from Rothwell, with his wife Hazel.

‘I cheated death twice, now I help others to fight back’: Leeds grandad tells his story

Ray Whincup, 80, survived cancer – now he raises awareness of the disease. Grace Hammond reports.

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Drivers facing delays during M62 roadworks in Leeds and Wakefield

DRIVERS will face delays when the westbound M62 in Leeds is closed at the Tingley junction for one night next week.
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Susan Jowett

Can you help police trace missing Leeds woman?

POLICE are appealing for the public's help to find a missing Leeds woman.

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Pamela Whitlam.

Campaigning mum of tragic Leeds schoolboy Harry Whitlam gets date for meeting with minister

The mum of tragic Leeds schoolboy Harry Whitlam has moved a step closer to securing a change in the laws that deal with drivers like the one who killed her son.

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WORTHY CAUSE: Sarah's nephew Will Coley is battling leukaemia.

Leeds woman raises £2,000 for Candlelighters

When Sarah Giles took part in the Great North Run, there was a special young man on her mind every step of the way.

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Leeds information event on HS2

TWo information events on the controversial HS2 scheme will be held in Oulton this weekend - one of the areas affected by the recently-published route.

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2005: Jane Tomlinson, at the 16 mile stage of her attempt at the New York City Marathon.

YEP Says: Truly inspirational Jane is still giving to so many people

The Jane Tomlinson story is remarkable.

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Jane Tomlinson’s amazing £10m legacy on 10th anniversary of her death

INSPIRATIONAL Jane Tomlinson’s fundraising legacy now stands at more than £10m, her family has revealed, as they prepare to mark the tenth anniversary of her death.

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ANGER: Coun Stewart Golton at the polluted park.

Leeds park pollution creates a stink

Yorkshire Water’s attempts to clean up a contaminated beck have backfired and led to raw sewage leaking into a park, it has been claimed.

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Harry Whitlam who died in an accident at Swithens Farm, Rothwell.

Leeds MP seeks meet with minister over Whitlam’s Law bid after schoolboy’s death

ELMET and Rothwell Conservative MP Alec Shelbrooke is set to formally request a meeting with a Government minister as campaigners seek a change in the law to deal with drink drivers who kill on private land.

Crime
Mourners wear rugby shirts to funeral of teenage player Evan Hawksworth

Mourners wear rugby shirts to funeral of teenage player Evan Hawksworth

Mourners have paid tribute to a teenage boy who died during an under-14s rugby league game by wearing rugby shirts to his funeral.
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TRAGEDY: Harry Whitlam died in a tragic accident at Swithens Farm in Rothwell in Leeds in 2013.

Harry Whitlam: Minister vows to look at law change after Leeds tragedy

DRINK-DRIVERS who kill on private land face the prospect of harsher sentences after a transport minister pledged to consider a law change.

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Spurned Leeds woman chased after boyfriend leaving in police car

A SPURNED woman drove dangerously while pursuing a police car after her boyfriend asked officers to help him leave her, a court heard.

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FUTURE: Lord Mayor of Leeds, Coun Jane Dowson at The Works. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Ramping up to 2020 with upgrade for Leeds skate park

Excitement is ramping up at a south Leeds skate park which has undergone a major refit after being given a funding boost.

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General Election 2017: Who’ll get your vote in Elmet and Rothwell?

General Election 2017: Who’ll get your vote in Elmet and Rothwell?

There are five candidates bidding to become the next Elmet and Rothwell MP.

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Leeds pub to be added to community assets list

a rothwell pub is to be added to a list of valuable community assets, which will safeguard its future as a local hub.

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Crash on M62 near Leeds is cleared

AN accident  on the M62 near Leeds caused major delays tonight.
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