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Police scene in place on Carr Manor estate due to ongoing police investigation

West Yorkshire Police confirmed that they received a call at 7.22am on Saturday, August 8 on Parklands Drive, near the Carr Manor fields.

A cordon remains in place on Parklands Drive and there is also a cordon on Stonegate Road.

Investigations are ongoing.

Anyone with ...

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People soak up the sun in Leeds and York beer gardens and on Yorkshire coastline

Here are some photos of people soaking up the sun in Leeds, Harrogate, York and Scarborough.

Temperatures reached the high 20s on Saturday, August 8.

Photo: Simon Hulme

People flocked to the seaside to soak up the rays and spend time with family.

Photo: Simon ...

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Ten photos as Leeds NHS staff gather in Millennium Square to demand better wages

The Government has announced an above-inflation pay rise for 900,000 public sector workers - but nurses and other NHS staff are not included in the pay rise. Mandy Bellfield, 58, a nurse in Leeds for more than 40 years said: "Like all of my colleagues I am appalled that my profession and other ...

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These were the most ordered takeaway dishes in Leeds during lockdown

These were the most ordered dishes in the whole of Leeds in the last four months, according to data collected by Deliveroo (in descending order). Are any of your favourites on the list?

Coming in at number 10 was the Pad KeeMouwat Thai Aroy Dee which is thick stir fried cuts of noodle with ...

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Leeds Rhinos v St Helens - all you need to know

Rhinos are aiming for a sixth successive win, but have not beaten Saints since March, 2018.

Here's all the essential information ahead of the big game.

Competition: Betfred Super League round eight.

Opponents: St Helens

At: Emerald Headingley

On: Sunday, August ...

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'I watched that game 15 times' - Lee Johnson makes admission over Leeds United's demolition of Bristol City

Lee Johnson has revealed he watched Leeds United's 3-1 demolition of Bristol City last August numerous times in a bid to better himself as a head coach.

The former Robins manager was relieved of his duties last month after a four and a half year spell in charge at Ashton ...

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'Addicted' paedophile avoids jail for downloading child porn images after judge claims he would not get help

Andrew Lynley Ward, who now goes by the name of Beth Hannay, was found to have child abuse images on computers at his home in Netherwood Avenue in Castleford.

The 55-year-old was jailed for 12 months in 2012 for having large amounts of indecent images at his home in Bolton, Greater ...

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Live Leeds news LIVE: New stricter local lockdown measures for Kirklees, Calderdale and Bradford | New face mask rules come into force today for more venues and businesses | Police cordon in Carr Manor estate

Keep following for all the latest updates throughout the day here.

Last updated: Saturday, 08 August, 2020, 15:21

One person has died from coronavirus in Yorkshire hospitals, according to the latest daily figures.

The person died in hospitals under the Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust ...

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Police swoop on Harehills and issue raft of fines for illegal parking

PCSOs from West Yorkshire Police teamed up with a parking services officer from Leeds Council on roads including Cowper Road and Florence Street in Harehills.

Police said vehicles are 'frequently parked in contravention of the law', including double and single yellow lines and often ...

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Live Leeds news LIVE: New stricter local lockdown measures for Kirklees, Calderdale and Bradford | New face mask rules come into force today for more venues and businesses | Police cordon in Carr Manor estate

Keep following for all the latest updates throughout the day here.

Last updated: Saturday, 08 August, 2020, 15:21

One person has died from coronavirus in Yorkshire hospitals, according to the latest daily figures.

The person died in hospitals under the Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust ...

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New rules for face masks and coverings in these Leeds theatres, bingo halls, hair salons, churches and mosques from Saturday August 8

Where do I have to wear a face mask now? Have face mask rules changed in England?

Currently, people in England are required to wear a face mask in shopping centres, shops, post offices, supermarkets, banks and takeaways.

But from Saturday August 8 this will extend to theatres, bingo ...

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Police cordon in Carr Manor estate after reports of early morning robbery

West Yorkshire Police received reports of a burglary at 7.22am on Saturday, August 8 on Parklands Drive, near the Carr Manor fields.

A scene remains in place.

Investigations are ongoing.

Anyone with information can contact the police via 101.

A message from the Editor: ...

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Family of five taken to hospital after serious car crash near Yorkshire coast

It happened at 4pm on Friday, August 5 on the A171.

A black Audi A4, which was travelling towards Whitby and a red Ford Fiesta, travelling toward Scarborough crashed near to the turning for Robin Hood’s Bay.

Two adults and two children travelling in the Fiesta were transported to ...

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Missing Harrogate teenager thought to be in Leeds

Casey Ackerly, 16, has been missing since Sunday, August 2.

Officers are increasingly worried about her welfare.

It is believed she travelled to Leeds and may have been staying in hotels.

She is described as white, approx 5 ft 6in tall, and of slim build.

She has very ...

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Leeds charity's campaign to reduce lockdown-induced loneliness during Covid-19 pandemic

InterACT - a church and community partnership based in Meanwood and Chapel Allerton - has launched 'Twenty-minute Timeout' initiative, to encourage people to take 20 minutes out of their day or week for a socially-distanced catch-up with a friend or neighbour.

It coincides with the ...

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Why Leeds Rhinos need to be much better against Super League champs St Helens

Rhinos made a slow start against Huddersfield Giants last week, going 26-6 down before a storming fightback secured a 27-26 win in golden-point extra-time.

It was the first time they had played behind closed doors - and under new protocols designed to prevent the spread of coronavirus - ...

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Take a look inside former Marvericks cocktail bar which has been transformed into Lambert's Bar and Cookhouse in Horsforth

The bar in Town Street has new owners and is serving locally sourced food, an extensive drinks menu and has a car park and garden area.

Lambert's say they are "bringing amazing food, premium cocktails, locally sourced Cask Ales and live entertainment to Horsforth."

"On our bar, it is ...

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Leeds United - on this day: Eric Cantona bags Wembley hat-trick against Liverpool in Charity Shield thriller

The day...

August 8, 1992

The event...

Leeds United lift the Charity Shield with a 4-3 victory over Liverpool at Wembley.

What happened?

Leeds United took on Liverpool in the 1992 Charity Shield at Wembley stadium in the curtain raiser for the forthcoming ...

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Staff at HMP Leeds prison in Armley seizing dozens of drugs every month

It comes as drug finds in jails across England and Wales reached a record high – but prison reform charity the Howard League has warned confiscations do not show "the true scale of the problem".

Ministry of Justice data reveals 353 searches uncovered drugs within HMP Leeds in the year to ...

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Police warn visitors flocking to 'highest beach in England' in Calderdale's Gaddings Dam

In a single day, West Yorkshire Police issued 100 parking fines to visitors to Gaddings Dam in Lumbutts, despite the introduction of double yellow lines and increased police patrols.

Today, as temperatures soar, the force is appealing to potential visitors to 'behave responsibly'.

A ...

yesterday 12:35 open_in_new
Live Leeds news LIVE: New stricter local lockdown measures for Kirklees, Calderdale and Bradford | New face mask rules come into force today for more venues and businesses |

Keep following for all the latest updates throughout the day here.

Last updated: Saturday, 08 August, 2020, 08:22

Currently, people in England are required to wear a face mask in shopping centres, shops, post offices, supermarkets, banks and takeaways.

But from Saturday this ...

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