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Married Leeds father snared by paedophile hunters after grooming 14-year-old girl

A MARRIED  father who  thought he was going to meet a 14-year-old girl in Leeds after grooming her on the internet was snared by  paedophile hunter group Justice for Kids.

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Millennium babies at their 18th birthday party pictured (from left) Babbar Iqbal fron Sheffield;  John Gascoine now of Bridlington,; Lucy Wilde of Garforth,  Leeds; Matilda Adams of Scarboroug;,  Aymi McGrath of Leeds; Thomas Winter of Barnsley;  Bethany Stoppard of Chesterfield and Emma Bentley of Howden.

Millennium babies meet up for 18th birthday ball at Leeds hotel

EIGHT teenagers born on January 1 2000 celebrated their 18th birthdays at a Millennium Baby Club ball at a Leeds hotel.

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The efit released by West Yorkshire Police

E-fit issued of suspect in Leeds carjacking

Police have released an e-fit of a man they want to speak to following a carjacking in Leeds on New Year's Day.

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Leeds fraudster fleeced Huddersfield pensioner out of £135,000 in home improvement firm scam

A conman fleeced a vulnerable pensioner out of £135,000 by tricking him into believing he was investing in a home improvements firm.

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School programme reveals a teenage Alan Bennett's first public speaking 'engagement'

School programme reveals a teenage Alan Bennett's first public speaking 'engagement'

A former classmate of Leeds-born playwright Alan Bennett has uncovered evidence of what could have been the writer's first public performance.

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Elsworth Terrace, Armley. Image: Google

Leeds carjacking victim aged in his sixties suffered slash injuries

A MAN suffered slash injuries during a carjacking in Leeds.

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Cheltenham Street Armley. Image: Google

Police say man's sudden death in Leeds not suspicious

POLICE have said the sudden death of a man whose body was found in a Leeds suburb is not being treated as suspicious.

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Leeds street sealed off after 'suspicious package' found

Leeds street sealed off after 'suspicious package' found

A street in Armley has been cordoned off after a suspicious package was discovered.

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Armed police descend on Armley after man seen with gun

Armed police descend on Armley after man seen with gun

Armed police are searching a house in Armley after a member of the public reported seeing a man carrying a gun.

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Leeds prisoner to face murder trial over death of baby killer at HMP Armley

Leeds prisoner to face murder trial over death of baby killer at HMP Armley

A prisoner is to go on trial accused of murdering a fellow inmate at Armley jail in Leeds.

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Scalding water attacks at Leeds prison

A PRISONER threw scalding hot water in the faces of two prison officers while on remand at Armley jail for a spree of burglary offences. One prison officer suffered burns and blisters to his face after being attacked by Mark Walker when he went to his cell.

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Rail chiefs’ vow to tackle problem weed in Leeds

Rail bosses have promised to tackle any Japanese Knotweed along railway embankments in a Leeds suburb following complaints by a homeowner who claims the invasive species scuppered the sale of his property.

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Pioneering Leeds pay-as-you-feel cafe forced to close

Pioneering Leeds pay-as-you-feel cafe forced to close

A Leeds charity has announced it is shutting a popular pay-as-you-feel community cafe.

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Revealed: What inmates at Leeds’s Armley Prison will be tucking into on Christmas Day

Prison bosses have revealed the menu inmates in English prisons can expect this Christmas.

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Illegal cigarettes found by police during searches in Armley and Bramley. Picture: West Yorkshire Police

Leeds police find illegal cigarettes worth £50,000 in Armley and Bramley shops

Illegal cigarettes worth £50,000 were seized by police in Leeds during searches at three shops this week.

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Christian Malu.

Predatory Leeds rapist carried out sex attacks as victims were asleep

A rapist carried out serious sex attacks on three vulnerable victims while they were asleep after meeting them during nights out in Leeds city centre.

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Investigations are to be carried out into three deaths at HMP Leeds last month.

HMP Leeds: Prison officials confirm death of third prisoner at Armley jail

Prison officials have today confirmed that a third man who was being held at HMP Leeds died last month.

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DASH: Radio Aire Mission Christmas appeal. Breakfast show presenters Caroline and Ant with trolleys full of gifts outside B&M in Armley. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Radio Aire duo’s B&M trolley dash nets Christmas gifts for disadvantaged Leeds children

RADIO AIRE breakfast show presenters Caroline and Ant grabbed armfuls of toys for disadvantaged children during a ‘Supermarket Sweep’ style trolley dash.

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Leeds mill regeneration hailed as beacon of conservation

THE £1.5m transformation of a former Leeds textile mill has been hailed as an exemplar of repurposing industrial buildings in a bid to galvanise owners of similar properties into action.

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CHECK MATE: Rachel Reeves plays  and wins  against eight Whingate Primary School pupils at once. PIC: Bruce Rollinson

Chess ace Leeds MP drops into school for eight games at once

A Leeds politician and chess ace dropped into one of the city’s primary schools and showed off her skills.

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