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Health crisis - Are we facing an antibiotic apocalypse?

The World Health Organisation says we face a global emergency over antibiotic resistance. But is it really that bad, asks Chris Bond, and what’s being done to tackle the problem?

Analysis
Do GPs receive sufficient funding?

YP Letters: GPs surgeries cannot cope with demand

From: Dr Richard Vautrey, British Medical Association GP committee chair, Leeds.

Opinion
The nearest railway station to Kirkstall Abbey is Headingley.

YP Letters: Visit to Abbey needn’t be lengthy pilgrimage

From: Coun Elizabeth Nash (Lab), City and Hunslet Ward, Leeds City Council, Morris Lane, Leeds.

Opinion
Visitors Assitant Mehdi looks at the Pyke Clock which once belonged to Queen Marie Antoinette of France, at Temple Newsam House, Leeds.19th September 2017 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

How clocks talk will turn back time at Leeds’ Temple Newsam

For 18th Century aristocrats, having an impressive ornamental timepiece to help you while away the hours was the ultimate status symbol.

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Aerial picture over the Kirkstall Road area of Leeds after the River Aire burst its banks on Boxing Day 2015.

Have your say on phase two of Leeds Flood Alleviation Scheme

PROPOSALS for the second phase of the Leeds Flood Alleviation Scheme are going on show next month to communities upstream of the city centre.

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David Cartwright

Police concerned for Missing Hull man with links to Leeds

POLICE are concerned for the welfare of a missing Hull man  who has connections to Leeds.

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Chris Grayling has been in Manchester today discussing transport issues in the North.

Chris Grayling denies north-south divide in transport spending as he speaks to Yorkshire leaders

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has come out fighting in the row about a north-south divide in Government spending between the regions.
Transport 4
Traffic building up on the M62 eastbound near Leeds following the crash. Picture: Highways Agency/Crown

Emergency services respond to pile-up on M62 near Leeds

Emergency services were called to the scene of a crash on the M62 near Leeds this afternoon.
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Detectives have released CCTV images captured during an armed robbery at The Three Hulats in Chapel Allerton.

CCTV appeal: Masked robbers held machete to woman's throat during raid on Leeds pub

Masked robbers held a machete to a staff member's throat as they demanded money from the safe of a Leeds pub.

Crime
David Houlgate.

Judge tells murderer he showed ‘no remorse’ as he gets life sentence for savage murder of friend at Leeds flat

A murderer was told he had shown ‘no remorse’ as he was given a life sentence for the brutal killing of his friend in his own flat.

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The explosion involved a bin outside Greggs in Town Street, Armley. Picture: Google

Emergency services respond after 'loud explosion' on high street in Leeds

Police and firefighters were called to a high street in Leeds after a report of a loud explosion this morning.

Crime
The Leeds Zoo: The story of a failed tourist attraction

The Leeds Zoo: The story of a failed tourist attraction

The Victorians were known for their enthusiasm for collecting exotic creatures.
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The new mural.

Leeds graffiti artist changes mural in bid to reverse removal demand

A graffiti artist who has been ordered to remove a mural he was commissioned to paint on a Leeds street has re-worked the piece in hope that Leeds City Council will drop its demand.

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Police thanked the public for sharing their appeal.

Man who went missing from Leeds hospital while seriously injured is found

Police have thanked the public for sharing an urgent appeal after a man who was reported missing from a Leeds hospital while seriously injured has been found.

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Wanted: One millionaire to fund professor’s unique conservation project on remote island

A unique 45-year conservation project may come to an end next year - unless a Yorkshire academic can find £100,000 to secure its long-term future. Chris Burn reports.

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Museum of the Moon, Luke Jerram's incredible installation for Light Night Leeds 2017. Credit Robert Sils.

Leeds’ Light Night will take you to the moon and back

A magnificent recreation of a beautiful full moon will hover over the water at Leeds Dock during this October’s spectacular Light Night Leeds.

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Leeds Rhinos Women's Rugby League launch at Headingley Carnegie Stadium, from left, Alan Long , Director, Mears, Mitch Garbutt, Tanya Arnold, BBC Look North Sports Reporter, Lois Forcell, Leeds Rhinos Womes and Girls Development Officer, Gary Hetherington, chief Exec Leeds Rhinos, Jamie Jones-Buchanan

Leeds Rhinos launch women’s rugby league team

LEEDS Rhinos are launching their first ever women’s team who will bid to compete in the Women’s Super League in 2018.

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Carl Blackburn

Seriously injured man missing from Leeds hospital - urgent police appeal

POLICE  are urgently appealing for the public's help  to trace a seriously injured man who has gone missing from a Leeds hospital.

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Sally-Anne Greenfield, chief executive of Leeds Community Foundation

Leeds Community Foundation‘s £5.5m record-breaking year

THE chief executive of Leeds Community Foundation has revealed it gave out more than £5.5m in grants to more than 500 charities and organisations in the city over the past year.

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Ahmed Mohammed

Three teens jailed for 47 years after man shot on Dewsbury street

A LEEDS Crown Court judge has jailed three teenagers for a total of 47 years  after a man was shot and seriously injured in a "planned and premeditated" attack on a  Dewsbury street.
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