Yorkshire Evening Post

Shocking pictures of animal abuse after convictions in Leeds and Bradford

THE MAXIMUM prison sentence for people convicted of animal cruelty offences should be increased tenfold to five years behind bars, charities have said.

The current six-month maximum custodial term for the worst criminal cases was described as “shocking” and “laughable” by rights ...

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UPDATED: Drink drive arrest after man suffered broken leg in Leeds crash

A white Vauxhall Corsa and a VW Caravelle were involved in collision on Selby Road at Garforth just before 7pm last night. (Sun Feb 19)

The 49-year-old man who was driving the VW was freed from the wreckage by firefighters and was taken to Leeds General Infirmary after suffering a broken ...

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UPDATED: Delays on Leeds-bound M1 after multi-vehicle crash at Wakefield

One lane of the northbound M1 is currently closed at junction 41 following an accident involving a number of vehicles

Highways England said normal traffic conditions are expected between 9am and 9.15 am today (Mon Feb 20)

In a tweet at 8.38am this morning HIghways England said ...

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Ipswich Town 1 Leeds United 1: YEP player ratings

Leeds United took on Ipswich Town at Portman Road for their latest Championship clash.

But how did chief football writer Phil Hay assess the performances on display?

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Plans for derelict Leeds pub creates jobs

Up to 40 new jobs could be created under new plans to demolish a derelict Leeds pub and build a warehouse on the site.

Site owners, the Harrogate-based Westcourt Group, have lodged an application with Leeds City Council to transform the area in Armley which has become an eyesore.

If ...

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Ipswich Town 1 Leeds United 1: Phil Hay’s big match analysis

“We all know that if they get on a roll they’ll be hard to stop,” wrote Mick McCarthy of his boyhood club in Saturday’s programme. “It’s looking that way.”

Once a Leeds United fan and still a fan in what little spare time he has, Ipswich Town’s ...

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Ipswich Town 1 Leeds United 1: Monk dubs clash a typical Championship affair

Garry Monk defended Leeds United’s recent performances and said expectation of regular repeats of last month’s stirring display against Derby County was unrealistic after an attritional 1-1 draw with Ipswich Town.

Leeds fought back from a goal down to claim a point at Portman ...

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Leeds United: A typical Championship affair says Whites boss Garry Monk

Garry Monk defended Leeds United’s recent performances and said expectation of regular repeats of last month’s stirring display against Derby County was unrealistic after an attritional 1-1 draw with Ipswich Town.

Leeds fought back from a goal down to claim a point at Portman ...

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Free broadband for Leeds homes as council bids to galvanise £45m digital revolution

THOUSANDS of disadvantaged people in Leeds could be handed free home broadband and tablet computers as city bosses bid to boost the digital economy and galvanise an electronic revolution.

Leeds City Council is launching a brand new drive to equip Leeds’s thousands of “digitally ...

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Blind Leeds war hero who helps veterans is nominated for award

An Iraq War veteran from Leeds who was blinded when he was shot in the face by a sniper has been shortlisted for a prestigious award in recognition of his work for a veterans’ charity.

Simon Brown, 38, from Morley, has been nominated for the People’s Choice award in the seventh ...

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HIGHLIGHTS: How Leeds United earned a valuable point at Ipswich Town

FREDDIE SEARS and Stuart Dallas traded first-half goals as play-off chasing Leeds United had to be content with a 1-1 draw at Ipswich.

The home side took an early lead through Sears before an out-of-sorts Leeds equalised just before half-time.

The visitors improved after the restart ...

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Leeds United: We can build on ‘good point’ at Ipswich – Dallas

Stuart Dallas described a 1-1 draw with Ipswich Town as “a good point to build on” after his equaliser averted defeat at Portman Road and consolidated Leeds United’s play-off position.

Leeds edged seven points clear of the clubs beneath the Championship’s top six by ...

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Ipswich Town 1 Leeds United 1: We did enough to win the game says Town boss McCarthy

Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy felt his side did enough to pick up all three points from their 1-1 Sky Bet Championship draw with Leeds United yesterday.

Ipswich took the lead in the ninth minute when a surging run from Emyr Huws and a teasing cross from Grant Ward ended with Freddie ...

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Ipswich Town 1 Leeds United 1: Player Ratings

Leeds United took on Ipswich Town at Portman Road for their latest Championship clash on Saturday afternoon.

But how did chief football writer Phil Hay assess the performances on display?

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Record-breaking football fan Ed has grounds for a celebration

Football fan Ed Wood was feeling just champion today after breaking the record for attending a match at each of England’s 93 league grounds in the shortest space of time.

Ed, 51, from Pool in Wharfedale, completed his quickfire marathon around the country’s stadiums in 189 days, ...

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Leeds United: Monk determined to stick by his game-by-game mantra

HEAD coach Garry Monk says his Leeds United side will continue to take matters “game by game”, declaring: “it’s worked for us so far and I don’t see any reason to change it.”

Fifth-placed Leeds are on course for their first appearance in the ...

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Ipswich Town 1 Leeds United 1: Recalled Dallas bags Whites Portman Road point

THE recalled Stuart Dallas bagged Leeds United a share of the spoils in a 1-1 draw at Saturday afternoon’s Championship hosts Ipswich Town.

Leeds fell behind after Ipswich’s first attack when Freddie Sears volleyed home past Rob Green in the ninth minute.

As Ipswich ...

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Leeds Rhinos: Mac happy with defence but not attack as Rhinos grind out first win of season

LEEDS RHINOS held on by the skin of their teeth to record their first Betfred Super League win of the season, pipping Leigh Centurions 17-14 last night.

It finished three tries each, but Liam Sutcliffe kicked a conversion, penalty and drop goal, while Ben Reynolds managed just one success ...

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LIVE: Ipswich Town v Leeds United - All the latest from Portman Road.

All the latest as Leeds United take on Ipswich Town.

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LIVE BLOG: Ipswich Town v Leeds United - Team news and match build-up

All the latest from Portman Road as Leeds United take on Ipswich Town.

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Andy Ritchie: Leeds United are digging deep and showing real character

YOU DON’T panic after back-to-back defeats but there is always a little bit of concern.

I read Garry Monk’s comments after beating Bristol City on Tuesday, saying it was important for the team to bounce back and have a reaction and I think that is what major teams always have in ...

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