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Your photos of Children in Need 2017 in Leeds

Schools across Leeds sent us some great photos of children and staff celebrating Children in Need today. Pictured are: Yeadon Westfield Infant School; Donisthorpe Hall care home, Moortown; Kippax Ash Tree Primary; Meadowfield Primary, Halton Moor;...

36 min. ago in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Recreation of legendary Leeds pub The Roscoe goes on display in city museum

For 125 years it was a melting pot of music, merriment and memories for the city’s Irish community. Now a miniature recreation of legendary pub The Roscoe is giving Leeds City Museum visitors a chance to toast some of the many characters and stories...

36 min. ago in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Husband sent text messages to Leeds wife's phone after he allegedly murdered her

Husband sent text messages to Leeds wife's phone after he allegedly murdered her

A HUSBAND sent text messages to his wife’s phone asking after her welfare after he and a friend had allegedly murdered her, a jury was told. A Leeds Crown Court jury heard students running in woods off Stairfoot Lane in Adel discovered 26-year-old...

today, 18:13 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Plan for new homes at former Leeds school ‘will cover costs shortfall’

Plan for new homes at former Leeds school ‘will cover costs shortfall’

Extra homes could be built at the former Leeds Girls’ High School as a way of making up a “significant shortfall” in costs revealed after the developer started to convert a historic part of the site, new documents show. Horsforth-based Stonebridge...

today, 17:41 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Google confirms it will extend ‘digital bus tour’ in Yorkshire

Google confirms it will extend ‘digital bus tour’ in Yorkshire

Search engine giant Google is extending its Digital Garage ‘bus tour’ in Yorkshire to offer people of all ages digital training and advice through free workshops and face-to-face coaching. The firm will be making 15 more stops across South Yorkshire...

today, 16:57 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Wartime bomb dropped 'dangerously close' to major North Sea gas pipeline

Wartime bomb dropped 'dangerously close' to major North Sea gas pipeline

A Royal Navy minehunter has destroyed a 500lb wartime bomb which was dredged up by a fishing boat and then dropped "dangerously close" to a major North Sea gas pipeline. A Dutch trawlerman had hauled the device, dropped by German bombers in...

today, 15:53 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
#SpeakYourMind: Leeds Beckett launches UK's first mental health degree for school leaders

#SpeakYourMind: Leeds Beckett launches UK's first mental health degree for school leaders

The first university Masters degree teaching school leaders how to look after the mental health of young people has been launched in Leeds. Leeds Beckett University's new Leadership of School Mental Health and Wellbeing course will run for the first...

today, 14:35 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Futurist will be demolished

Futurist will be demolished

The Futurist theatre will not be saved. The Scarborough News has learnt that the decision to demolish the building is not being referred to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, Sajid Javid. Those who wrote to the department...

today, 14:26 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Former Leeds United star Kamara praises police for catching suspected car thief in his garden

Former Leeds United star Kamara praises police for catching suspected car thief in his garden

Former Leeds United midfielder turned football pundit Chris Kamara has praised the police after officers caught a suspected car thief hiding in his garden. The suspect is alleged to have driven the wrong way down the M1 in West Yorkshire during a...

today, 13:22 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Watch Stormtroopers march with Darth Vader through Leeds on bizarre Star Wars night out

A legion of Stormtroopers was captured following Darth Vader through Leeds city centre in a bizarre video captured by an onlooker. Christopher Broadley filmed the group of Star Wars characters, which also included Chewbacca, marching through Briggate...

today, 13:01 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Pupil winked and smiled before stabbing Yorkshire teacher to death, inquest hears

Pupil winked and smiled before stabbing Yorkshire teacher to death, inquest hears

A teenager winked and smiled at a fellow pupil just before he stabbed teacher Ann Maguire to death in her classroom, an inquest jury has heard. The boy said Will Cornick also showed him a large kitchen knife before he killed Mrs Maguire moments later...

today, 12:28 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Cost of MPs security rises by £2m following murder of Yorkshire's Jo Cox

Cost of MPs security rises by £2m following murder of Yorkshire's Jo Cox

The amount of money spent protecting MPs has increased by more than £2 million since the murder of Jo Cox, figures have shown. Information published by the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA) shows that £170,576.24 was spent on...

today, 11:44 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Bradley Lowery's family want to buy holiday home for sick children in Scarborough

Bradley Lowery's family want to buy holiday home for sick children in Scarborough

Bradley Lowery’s mum says she is hoping to create a holiday home in Scarborough for sick children and their families to spend time together. It comes after Sunderland Football Club launched a special campaign, For Bradley, with the aim of raising...

today, 11:26 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

More rail misery for Yorkshire as Virgin East Coast ballot for strike action

Workers on Virgin's East Coast rail line are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over pay. Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union (RMT) will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The move follows...

today, 11:00 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
UK house price trends: How your town compares with the rest of the country

UK house price trends: How your town compares with the rest of the country

The general trend of rising house prices is continuing, with the average UK property reaching £226,367 in September, an increase of 5.4% annually. England continues to see the biggest price increase compared to the rest of the UK, with house prices...

today, 10:40 in Yorkshire & Humber
 


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