Cheers! The story of how Tetley's became an integral part of Leeds life for almost 200 years

The horses, the huntsman, the unmistakable smell of hops in the Hunslet air – for decades, Tetley’s brewery was part of the fabric of life in Leeds, writes Paul Robinson.

Leeds City Station.

Click and go! Bus and train users in Leeds embrace digital revolution

Transport bosses have released new figures that underline the scale of the digital revolution taking place on buses and trains in Leeds and the rest of West Yorkshire.


Setback for users of cycle ‘hub’ at Leeds City Station

Services at a much-praised cycling ‘hub’ at Leeds City Station are set to be drastically scaled down.

The junction of Copley Hill and Wellington Road in Leeds.

Woman seen being driven away in ‘distressed state’ after disturbance in Leeds street

Police are investigating after a woman was seen being driven away in a “distressed state” in the back of a car after a street disturbance in Leeds.

Mohammed Matlub Mir.

Grandfather slashed with machete during armed raid on store in Leeds

A grandfather was slashed with a machete as three masked men carried out a terrifying shop raid in Leeds.

Cave Road near Ellerker. Picture: Google.

Appeal for witnesses after driver dies in East Yorkshire

Police say a motorist who died after a road collision in East Yorkshire is believed to have been taken ill at the wheel.

The south beach at Bridlington. Picture: Google.

Man’s body found on beach at Bridlington

An investigation is under way following the discovery of a man’s body on a stretch of beach at Bridlington.

Hyde Park Corner. Picture: Google.

Woman seriously injured in Leeds road collision

A woman suffered serious injuries when she was hit by a car in Leeds today.

The damaged car windscreen.

Police called to snowball row as man attacked and car vandalised in Yorkshire

A motorist was attacked and his car badly damaged following a row over snowballing.

The proposed fracking site at Kirby Misperton.

Woman receives caution after jumping onto moving lorry at Yorkshire fracking site

A woman has been cautioned by police after jumping onto a moving lorry at the proposed fracking site at Kirby Misperton in North Yorkshire.

Michael McGarry.

Police issue appeal for information about missing Halifax man

Police in Halifax say they are concerned for the welfare of a man who has gone missing.

The junction of Street Lane and Park View Crescent. Picture: Google.

Driver dies after road smash in Leeds

A motorist has died after his SUV came off the road and hit a lamppost in Leeds.


Yorkshire weather: Snow forces dozens of school closures

A string of schools across Yorkshire are shut today as the so-called Beast from the East makes its wintry presence felt in the county.


‘Beloved’ pet dogs stolen during break-in near Harrogate

A family has been left devastated after four “beloved” pet dogs were stolen during a burglary near Harrogate.

The CCTV image issued by police.

Police release CCTV image following bowling club burglary in Tadcaster

Police have issued a CCTV image of a person they want to trace in connection with a break-in at Tadcaster Bowling Club.

Ambulance crew Andy Towers, Wendy Durkin and Andrew Hughes with Leeds couple Katy and Ian Bavill and their son Ralph.

Ambulance crew save Leeds toddler’s life as his heart stops for five minutes

A toddler from Leeds was reunited with the ambulance crew who saved his life – as his grateful mum and dad said: “We will never be able to thank them enough.”


Wait for it! Vote on new Leeds United crest delayed after flood of design ideas

Leeds United today confirmed that they have pushed back the start date of a planned supporter vote on the design of their new club crest.


Strife of Brian! Actor brings Clough back to Leeds United’s Elland Road ground

A familiar hectoring voice cuts through the chill winter air and suddenly it’s like the last four decades never happened.


New bus masterplan aims to keep Leeds on the move

Civic leaders in Leeds today unveiled proposals designed to revolutionise bus travel on some of the city’s busiest roads.

Beryl Burton in action.

Stylish cycling jersey offers a fitting tribute to trailblazing Leeds sports hero Beryl

She blazed a trail for women’s cycling, not just in her home city of Leeds but all around the world.

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