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Magical Lantern Festival launches in Leeds' Roundhay Park

A dazzling array of lights and lanterns was unveiled in Roundhay Park, Leeds tonight.

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Missing: Have you seen this 15-year-old boy?

Police issue urgent appeal to find missing 15-year-old boy in Leeds

Police have issued an urgent appeal to find a missing 15-year-old boy in Leeds.
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The shooting incident happened outside King Kebab in Beeston

Three men to appear in Leeds court charged with conspiracy to murder over shooting outside King Kebab shop

Three men will appear at Leeds Magistrates court on Friday after being charged over a shooting outside a kebab shop in Leeds.
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Is this historic video from the 1800s the oldest footage of Leeds?

Is this historic video from the 1800s the oldest footage of Leeds?

Is this the oldest footage of Leeds in the world?

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An artist's impression of how the site will look

Plans drawn up to give new life to historic Leeds building White Cloth Hall

DETAILED plans have been submitted for the future of a famous Leeds building.

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One hour delays on buses and roads across Leeds due to severe congestion

One hour delays on buses and roads across Leeds due to severe congestion

There are delays of up to an hour on buses across Leeds tonight due to heavy traffic.
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21-year-old found dead inside Liberty Park halls of residence in Leeds city centre

A 21-year-old has been found dead inside Liberty Living halls of residence in Leeds city centre.
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The llama, Pedro

Yorkshire woman airlifted to hospital after being knocked unconscious by llama

The owner of a rare breeds farm who suffered severe head injuries after being knocked over by a llama has thanked Yorkshire Air Ambulance for their life-saving help.

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Budget 2017 higher tax announced on diesel cars: How much more will you pay?

A rise in tax on diesel cars has been announced by Chancellor Philip Hammond in today's Budget 2017.

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Gledhow Towers. Photo: Google

Police issue statement after man dies in fall from high-rise Leeds tower block

Police have issued a statement after the death of a man who fell from a high-rise tower block in Leeds.

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Some of the guns handed in so far

10 handguns, 12 swords and 500 rounds of ammunition handed in during South Yorkshire Police amnesty so far

A total of 139 weapons have been handed in to South Yorkshire Police during its amnesty so far this month.
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A photo from the scene

Man dies after falling from high-rise Leeds tower block as Air Ambulance lands in street

A man has died after falling from a high-rise tower block in Leeds this afternoon.
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Rodney Bewes in his heyday

Keighley-born The Likely Lads star Rodney Bewes dies aged 79

The Likely Lads star Rodney Bewes has died aged 79, his agent has confirmed.
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Do you know this man?

Do you know this man? Police release CCTV after serious sex assault at Huddersfield nightclub

Police have issued CCTV images of a man they want to speak to in connection with a report of a serious sexual assault at a nightclub in Huddersfield.
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Rio Ferdinand at Leeds United

On this day in 2000, Rio Ferdinand signed for Leeds United - and we know what happened next:

Rio Ferdinand’s transfer to Leeds United broke records without breaking sweat.
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Police issue warning after this smash involving broken down car on smart motorway in West Yorkshire

West Yorkshire Police have issued a warning to motorists after this smash happened on a smart motorway.

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Drifting: the driver appeared in court for drifting across lanes while tired

Man 'drifting across lanes' on West Yorkshire motorway pulled over - so how much trouble can you get into for driving tired?

A man was pulled over on a West Yorkshire motorway after being spotted 'drifting across the lanes'.
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Police condemn 'utterly appalling' killing of Raheem Wilks, 19-year-old brother of Leeds United star

Police have condemned the 'utterly appalling' shooting of a 19-year-old in Leeds by a trio of men who have been jailed for a total of 99 years today.
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LISTED: Have you been offered one of these watches? Every high-end Rolex stolen from Watchfinder Leeds in raid

Have you been offered one of these watches?
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