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Police chase Leeds drug driver in stolen car crashed into woman's Honda

Police spotted Esa Hussain at the wheel of a stolen Vauxhall Astra on cloned number plates in Sheepscar just before 6.30pm on May 14 2019, Leeds Crown Court heard.

Hussain, 22, failed to stop and the Astra's wheels were spinning as he sped off along Sheepscar Street before driving the ...

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Leeds United's Kalvin Phillips apologises to fans for QPR red card and vows to help make promotion dream come true

The midfielder got his marching orders in the 88th minute at Loftus Road for a late, rash challenge on R's player Geoff Cameron.

Referee Peter Bankes, who missed two handballs in the lead up to the home side's winning goal, showed no hesitation in issuing Phillips' first dismissal since ...

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Luke Ayling on need for Patrick Bamford's team-mates to step up to solve Leeds United's goalscoring woes
LUKE AYLING said it was up to Patrick Bamford's team-mates to net more goals after Leeds United's no 9 missed a raft of chances and fluffed a second-half penalty in a crushing 1-0 loss at Queens Park Rangers. ...
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Man who made wheelchair bound Leeds pensioner watch him burgle his Harehills home is jailed

Norbert Ciechowicz took just £5 during the burglary in Harehills, which Leeds Crown Court heard had left the pensioner a "prisoner in his own home."

House burglar crept around disabled 88-year-old Leeds pensioner as he slept in wheelchairProsecutor, David Mackay said the elderly man ...

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Take a look inside this £1.7 million period barn in Leeds - with its own heated swimming pool and gym

If you’re in the market for a new home, you couldn’t do much better than this grand detached barn in Leeds. The period property, located on Wigton Lane in Alwoodley, is currently on the market for £1,750,000, and beautifully combines both modern and original charming features throughout. If ...

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Burglar who made wheelchair bound Leeds man watch him rob his Harehills home is jailed

Norbert Ciechowicz took just £5 during the burglary in Harehills, which Leeds Crown Court heard had left the pensioner a "prisoner in his own home."

House burglar crept around disabled 88-year-old Leeds pensioner as he slept in wheelchairProsecutor, David Mackay said the elderly man ...

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Burglar stole £5 and left disabled Leeds pensioner a 'prisoner in his own home'

Norbert Ciechowicz took just £5 during the burglary in Harehills, which Leeds Crown Court heard had left the pensioner a "prisoner in his own home."

House burglar crept around disabled 88-year-old Leeds pensioner as he slept in wheelchairProsecutor, David Mackay said the elderly man ...

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Rich history of Holbeck celebrated as local people share their stories

Now, after decades of decline, Holbeck is once again undergoing a transformation as CEG presses on with its £350m redevelopmentof the Globe Road area.

New buildings are set to spring up alongside the dozens of listed sites such as Temple Works, Tower Works and the Round Foundry, where ...

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Prince Harry and Meghan to lose royal funds and HRH titles

Harry and Meghan will stop carrying out royal duties from the spring, will stop using HRH and will repay the taxpayers' millions spent on their Berkshire home.

The announcement marks the conclusion of talks about their future with senior members of the family and royal aides.

The ...

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Ambulance called after two boys get stuck in mud at Leeds building site

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service were called to Magnolia Road in Killingbeck at 5pm on Saturday.

They were freed from the mud by firefighters before being handed over to paramedics from Yorkshire Ambulance Service.

The condition of the two boys is not yet ...

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QPR 1 Leeds United 0 - Graham Smyth's player ratings: Kalvin Phillips red card completes controversial Rs defeat

Kalvin Phillips was shown a late red card at Loftus Road as the Rs ran out 1-0 winners in controversial circumstances. Nahki Wells opened the scoring amid appeals for handball, before Patrick Bamford misses a penalty to see the Whites leave London pointless. Here's how we assessed the ...

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QPR boss Mark Warburton on major refereeing incidents and Leeds United's promotion hopes

Mark Warburton said he did not see Nahki Wells' handball before his controversial goal that gave Queens Park Rangers side 1-0 win over Leeds United today, but felt they deserved their first half lead.

The R's boss was delighted with how his players stood up to the challenge of the Whites, ...

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Leeds United in their 'worst moment' in the Championship says Marcelo Bielsa after QPR defeat, but players did not drop below their level

The Argentine said Leeds were lacking efficiency in front of goal again today, creating many chances that they missed, including a Patrick Bamford penalty.

But there were other factors beyond their control at Loftus Road, and although he did not criticise referee Peter Bankes, it was clear ...

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"Not happy at all" - Leeds United fans react to controversial QPR defeat

@YeboahsThighs The only crumb of comfort I can take from this is. It's not Easter like last season. The window is still open to add to the squad #lufc

@CarsyLUFC Our problem as well is that we've Forshaw, few weeks away all season & Roberts, always injured. Who are quite clearly not ...

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Man walking down M62 motorway with SUITCASE was already wanted by police

The incident happened at Junction 32a of the M62 eastbound on Saturday.

Members of the public reported seeing a man carrying a suitcase walking down the 70mph motorway.

After West Yorkshire Police attended, they found that the man was wanted for violence offences since July 2019 ...

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Family issues this emotional tribute to 53-year-old murder victim as teen boys remain in custody

Robert Wilson, from Birstall, has been described as a 'loving and committed husband and father' by his family in an emotional statement released today via West Yorkshire Police.

He was killed in Linthwaite, near Huddersfield, after apparently confronting a group of youths in Manchester ...

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QPR 1 Leeds United 0 - Kalvin Phillips sees red as Whites fall to controversial Rs defeat

Leeds United fell to a controversial 1-0 defeat at Queens Park Rangers on Saturday afternoon as Kalvin Phillips was handed a late red card.

Marcelo Bielsa was forced into one change for the trip to the capital as Pablo Hernandez replaced injured left-back Barry Douglas in a reshuffle of ...

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QPR 1 Leeds United 0: LIVE reaction from Loftus Road; straight red card for Kalvin Phillips; Nahki Wells nets winner despite double handball; Patrick Bamford sees penalty saved

Second-placed Leeds are also looking to end a miserable run of games in London with the Whites having lost eight and drawn one of their last nine fixtures in the capital.

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Leeds mum finds out man in her street is convicted paedophile - but is told to keep it secret from neighbours

Claire Varin, a mother of two, became suspicious of a new neighbour after he knocked on their door and asked if their eight-year-old daughter would like to go berry picking with him.

She contacted West Yorkshire Police and discovered he had previously been jailed for possessing child abuse ...

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QPR 1 Leeds United 0: LIVE second-half updates from Loftus Road; Nahki Wells nets controversial opener despite double handball; Gjanni Alioski on at the break

Second-placed Leeds are also looking to end a miserable run of games in London with the Whites having lost eight and drawn one of their last nine fixtures in the capital.

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The 15 most desirable places to move to in Leeds according to estate agents

Thinking of moving? This is your easy starting point guide to Leeds. In ascending order, starting with the bottom of the list and working towards the #1 most desirable place in Leeds, these are the 15 places estate agents find the most demand and interest from those looking to buy or rent a ...

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