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Player ratings: Hernandez and Alioski impress as Leeds United defeat Middlesbrough

Leeds held on for a 2-1 win against Middlesbrough to snap their losing Sky Bet Championship run and ensure a miserable first return to Elland Road for former boss Garry Monk. Here Leon Wobschall gives his player ratings.

READ MORE - Leon Wobschall’s quick-take match report

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When is Black Friday? Which retailers have the best discounts and deals?

Just a few years ago, most people in Leeds and across Britain hadn’t heard of Black Friday.

But now, the monster shopping event, which started in the US, is a major date in the UK’s shopping calendar as people snap up bargains in preparation for Christmas.

Here’s all the ...

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Sky Bet signs new English Football League deal

Betting giant Sky Bet has signed a new five-year sponsorship deal with the English Football League through until the 2023/24 season.

The multi-million pound deal will see more money going to the 72 EFL clubs and the Leeds-based comapny’s logo appear on every club shirt.

The new ...

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VIDEO: "The team is alive" says Christiansen

Former United manager Monk returned to the familiar surroundings of Elland Road, but his Middlesbrough side lost 2-1 to United.

Christiansen expects his side to climb back up the Sky Bet Championship table after the win.

Pablo Hernandez and Gianni Alioski struck goals in either half ...

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VIDEO: "The team is alive" says Christiansen

Former United manager Monk returned to the familiar surroundings of Elland Road, but his Middlesbrough side lost 2-1 to United.

Christiansen expects his side to climb back up the Sky Bet Championship table after the win.

Pablo Hernandez and Gianni Alioski struck goals in either half ...

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Player ratings: Hernandez and Alioski impress as Leeds United defeat Middlesbrough

Leeds held on for a 2-1 win against Middlesbrough to snap their losing Sky Bet Championship run and ensure a miserable first return to Elland Road for former boss Garry Monk. Here Leon Wobschall gives his player ratings.

READ MORE - Leon Wobschall’s quick-take match report

Leeds ...

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VIDEO: Leeds United fans' reaction irrelevant, says Garry Monk

Former Whites head coach Monk was returning to his former stomping ground for the first time since leaving United back in May with the 38-year-old now in charge of Boro.

At a packed Elland Road, the former Whites head coach was subjected to a few boos prior to kick-off and a chorus of ...

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VIDEO: Leeds United fans' reaction irrelevant, says Garry Monk

Former Whites head coach Monk was returning to his former stomping ground for the first time since leaving United back in May with the 38-year-old now in charge of Boro.

At a packed Elland Road, the former Whites head coach was subjected to a few boos prior to kick-off and a chorus of ...

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

England continues to see the biggest price increase compared to the rest of the UK, with house prices increasing by 5.7% over the year to September, reaching £243,945 on average.

The area showing the largest annual growth was Hinckley and Bosworth in Leicestershire, where house prices ...

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England 36 Papua New Guinea 6: England’s display contained the good, bad and ugly – Bennett

England head coach Wayne Bennett concedes his side will need to improve if they are to go all the way in the World Cup.

Bennett, who has admitted to having a resemblance to actor Clint Eastwood, described today’s 36-6 quarter-final win over Papua New Guinea at Melbourne’s Rectangular ...

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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 in the weeks until ...

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Leeds United 2 Middlesbrough 1: Dominant Leeds spoil Monk’s return

GARRY MONK’S Elland Road return proved a disappointing one as Leeds United claimed the points in a breathless encounter to secure their first victory in five matches.

Goals in each half from the impressive duo of Pablo Hernandez and Ezgjan Alioski did the damage and despite Boro ...

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50 years of hits from a TV station that really caught fire

IT WAS the first building in Europe designed specifically for colour television. The problem, recalled one of its earliest occupants last night, was that hardly anyone knew how it worked.

The publication of a book celebrating the creation of Yorkshire Television and the county’s first ...

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The five-star Yorkshire monastery where the monks will have en-suite bathrooms

Ampleforth Abbey, which is home to members of the Benedictine order, adheres to the monkish principles of simplicity and poverty - yet old-fashioned fittings are causing discomfort for its elderly residents.

A major £6.8million refurbishment is now underway at the abbey, which houses 58 ...

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Hitting hatred for six

AS the light from the setting sun dances across Rwanda’s new international cricket stadium, Alby Shale has to pause momentarily, his voice cracking with emotion.

It is a moment that is soon gone, as he manages to compose himself and carry on talking passionately about the venue that ...

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England 36 Papua New Guinea 6: McGillvary bags a brace as England cruise into semi-finals

Jermaine McGillvary continued his impressive World Cup to help England cruise into the semi-finals with a 36-6 win over Papua New Guinea.

The Huddersfield winger touched down twice, taking his total to 11 tries in 10 appearances, and put his centre Kallum Watkins over for two others as ...

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Player ratings: How Huddersfield Town's players rated in 4-0 defeat at Bournemouth

Here's how Richard Sutcliffe rated the Town players this afternoon. Have a look and see if you agree and add your own comments below ...

Lossl 6: Distribution not too hot in the early stages but had little chance with any of the goals. Saved well from Andrew Surman.

Hadergjonaj 5: ...

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Is your home a house price winner or loser?

Our house price league table reveals Yorkshire’s winners and losers over the past ten years, while shining a spotlight on affordability. Sharon Dale reports.

York tops a league table that measures house price performance in region over the past ten years. But the research shows that ...

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‘Special memories’ - Garry Monk opens up on his time at Leeds United

GARRY MONK claimed Leeds United’s reluctance to offer him a long-term future was behind his decision to quit the club and insisted he was unconcerned about the threat of a hostile reception when he returns to Elland Road as Middlesbrough manager tomorrow.

Speaking ahead of his first ...

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‘Special memories’ - Garry Monk opens up on his time at Leeds United

GARRY MONK claimed Leeds United’s reluctance to offer him a long-term future was behind his decision to quit the club and insisted he was unconcerned about the threat of a hostile reception when he returns to Elland Road as Middlesbrough manager tomorrow.

Speaking ahead of his first ...

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Video - Leeds United v Middlesbrough: Points the only issue for returning Monk

GARRY MONK insists tomorrow is not about him.

“I understand why people think otherwise,” said the 38-year-old Middlesbrough manager yesterday when asked about his first return to Leeds United since walking out in the summer. “But that is an external view. Internally, it is all about ...

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