Police prepare for 'yellow vest' protest in Leeds city centre

Police are preparing for possible disruption in Leeds city centre during a protest planned for today (Saturday).

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A so-called "yellow vest" protest has been organised, according to reports on social media, although the exact location has not been confirmed.

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The demonstration is expected to start at noon.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "We are aware of a potential demonstration in Leeds this Saturday and appropriate policing plans are being put in place to facilitate lawful peaceful protest and minimise any impact on the community. "

Updates to follow.