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Meeting over Leeds managed prostitution zone | BBC
BBC | February 23, 2019
The zone in an industrial estate in Leeds is allows sex workers to operate without being prosecuted.
Bradford care home turns room into train carriage | BBC
BBC | February 23, 2019
The Gateway Express helps residents experience a rail journey from the comfort of their home.
Oscars 2019 preview: And the winner is... the red carpet | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 23, 2019
This weekend’s Oscars bring award-winning fashion that can work for all. Fashion editor Stephanie Smith picks out red carpet to summer wedding looks. Plus what’s happening and when.
Four arrested after man found dead in Bradford street | BBC
BBC | February 23, 2019
Four people remain in custody after West Yorkshire police launch a murder inquiry.
Man found dead near Premier Inn hotel in Harrogate | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 23, 2019
Police are investigating the sudden death of a man near a budget hotel in Harrogate.
Keira Knightley says she and her daughter 'love' Leeds | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 23, 2019
Actress Keira Knightley and her family fell in love with Yorkshire during their stay in the county while filming her new spy thriller Official Secrets.
The Leeds dealers that were part of major Yorkshire cocaine and heroin ring | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 23, 2019
These are the dealers in Leeds that were jailed after during a cover police operation which saw over £1.9 million worth of heroin and cocaine taken off the streets.
The Leeds dealers that were part of major Yorkshire cocaine and heroin ring' | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 23, 2019
These are the dealers in Leeds that were jailed after during a cover police operation which saw over £1.9 million worth of heroin and cocaine taken off the streets.
Leeds United v Bolton Wanderers | BBC
BBC | February 23, 2019
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Leeds United and Bolton Wanderers.
Two men seriously injured after large street fight in Leeds | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 23, 2019
Bloodstains could be seen on the pavement following a mass street brawl in Harehills.
Jet2 is launching a competition to win a party trip for you and 100 friends to Majorca | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 23, 2019
Jet2 has launched a 'once-in-a-lifetime' competition to win a flight on a private party plane with TV presenter Rylan Clark-Neal.
Leeds Chinese takeaway owner tampered with gas meter and stole £15,000 of fuel | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 23, 2019
A takeaway owner stole more than £15,000 worth of gas by tampering with the meter at his business premises in Leeds.
Nine-year-old girl left heartbreaking note to Leeds mum who locked kids alone in house to go partying | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
A mum locked her two children in their home in Leeds and abandoned them to go on drink and drug-fuelled binges.
First look at floodlit Royal Hall and Harrogate war memorial | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
A £400,000 scheme to floodlight Harrogate’s war memorial and Royal Hall has taken a positive step forward, with a trial run that’s shown residents what this will look like for the very first time.
Airport security procedures after Brexit | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
The government has issued guidance on how changes to aviation security would affect businesses and passengers in the case of a no deal Brexit.
One in 10 Yorkshire residents have committed VANDALISM at work due to the office temperature | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
As a nation of complainers it comes as no surprise that more than seven in 10 Leeds (73%) and Sheffield (74%) workers say that office temperature is a much debated topic amongst colleagues, with half (50%) of Leeds residents even admitting that it causes arguments during working hours. 
Bilal Ansari: From investment banker to WWE's Amir Jordan | BBC
BBC | February 22, 2019
Bilal Ansari, from West Yorkshire, is better known to wrestling fans as Amir Jordan.
The Shift: Women on the Force - when it is on and where to watch it | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
A new documentary series it set to delve into the professional and personal lives of hard-working women across all levels of West Yorkshire Police.
Leeds football team have £6,000 worth of cash, phones and watches stolen during match | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
An amateur football team have had nearly £6,000 worth of valuables taken after their dressing room was raided during a match.
Leeds weather forecast: Fog, sunny spells and mild temperatures | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
The weather in Leeds is set to be a mixed bag today, as forecasters predict fog, cloud and sunny spells.
Firefighters and paramedics respond to fire at house in Halifax | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Emergency services were called to a house in Halifax when a fire began in the kitchen.
Residents escape as fire breaks out in Halifax flat | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Fire crews from three stations have battled a flat fire in Halifax after being called to the scene during the early hours.
Police confirm they had reports of weapons sightings at Beeston ‘disturbance’ | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Police have confirmed they had reports of weapons being seen in Beeston last night.
Yorkshire family hoping for a heart transplant for four-year-old Thalia | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
A Yorkshire grandmother is speaking out to raise awareness after her four-year-old granddaughter was diagnosed with with a rare form of heart disease.
Apprenticeships in Leeds City Region down by a quarter as training costs start to bite, report warns | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
The number of people taking up apprenticeships in Leeds has decreased by a quarter in just one year, a report has claimed.
New care home in West Leeds for young people with mental health difficulties gets green light | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Plans to convert a house in Stanningley into a care home for young people recovering from mental illnesses have been approved by planning chiefs.
In My View with Alex Sobel MP: Why it is now vital that we extend Article 50 | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
WE now stand on the precipice of disaster. And wasn’t it always going to come to this with Theresa May?
Newcastle United v Huddersfield Town | BBC
BBC | February 22, 2019
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Newcastle United and Huddersfield Town.
Plans to build nine houses next to historic Pool-in-Wharfedale paper mill gets councillor support | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Controversial plans to build houses and a sports pitch on green belt land in Pool-in-Wharfedale were supported by planning chiefs this week.
Dewsbury shopkeeper hurt as robbers trash store | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Detectives are appealing for witnesses following a robbery at a shop in Dewsbury last night.
More than 220 small business owners across Yorkshire write to their MPs to demand a People’s Vote | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
The owners of more than 220 Yorkshire based small businesses, often considered the backbone of the UK’s economy, are publicly backing calls for a referendum on Brexit.
78-year-old woman in serious condition in hospital after Adel crash | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Police are appealing for witnesses after a crash which left a 78-year-old pedestrian in hospital.
Occars 2019 preview: And the winner is... the red carpet | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
This weekend’s Oscars bring award-winning fashion that can work for all. Fashion editor Stephanie Smith picks out red carpet to summer wedding looks. Plus what’s happening and when.
CCTV released after Hull nightclub assault left man with ten facial stitches | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Police have released CCTV image of a suspect they want to find in connection with an alleged assault in Hull that left a man needed ten stitches in his face.
Thought Bubble Comic Art Festival: Harrogate to become home of 'UK's biggest comics festival' | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
A major comic art festival which has called Leeds home for 12 years has revealed it will now be held at the Harrogate Convention Centre.
Weekend weather forecast: This is what the weather in Leeds will be like as temperatures set to soar | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Temperatures this week have been warmer than of late, with the UK set to see unusually mild weather this weekend.
Leeds Tent City organisers start fundraising campaign for ‘homeless shipping container village’ | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
The organisers behind Leeds Tent City have set up a fundraising campaign to create a shipping container village for the homeless.
Wakefield Conservatives call for free parking as shadow budget unveiled | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Free parking, less frequent local elections and a slash in cash for trade unions have all been proposed in a 'shadow budget' unveiled by Wakefield's opposition Conservative group.
Dales pub rallies community to aid Yorkshire Air Ambulance | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
It was a full house at a Nidderdale pub, where a community rallied to raise funds for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance.
Wakefield councillor 'delighted' after getting all clear from breast cancer | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
A Conservative councillor has said she is "over the moon" after being given the all clear from breast cancer.
Can you help these six adorable Nidderdale pups find a forever home? | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
A Nidderdale dog rescue, which has helped find forever homes for almost 1,000 pups since it first opened its doors in 2009, has received secured a grant of £12,000.
Harrogate District Foodbank: Vital lifeline re-opens for donations - Here's how you can help | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
The Harrogate District Foodbank is calling for aid to support an increasing number of people who will need help to access vital supplies.
These are the Leeds businesses given one-star food hygiene ratings in 2019 | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Nine restaurants, takeaways and cafes have been given poor food hygiene ratings so far this year.
Three people remain under police investigation after man's unexplained death in Mirfield | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Police investigating the circumstances surrounding a man's death in Mirfield say that it is being treated as unexplained.
Pothole damage claims have doubled in the last year in Yorkshire – but councils have cut payouts by 80%   | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Despite a sharp increase in the number of successful claims upheld for pothole damage, Yorkshire councils payouts are at a record low, dropping by 80 per cent.
A train coming off the tracks at Sheffield caused nearly 92 hours of delays | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
More than one in every 25 trains was cancelled or severely delayed over the 12 months to January, figures by a transport watchdog have shown.
Teenager arrested after shots fired at car in Osborne Road, Birkby | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
A teenager has been arrested a shots were fired at car in Huddersfield, police have confirmed.
Luxury Range Rover seized in Ilkley after driver found to be disqualified | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
A high-end Range Rover has been confiscated from a man who 'thought the rules don't apply to him.'
Halifax schoolgirl, nine, dies after eating ice cream on family holiday | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
A nine-year-old schoolgirl that died after eating an ice cream on holiday this week is believed to be from Halifax.
Students bid to aid homeless women | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Five students from Leeds Beckett University have joined forces with Leeds-based homelessness charity, Simon on the Streets to launch an International Women’s Day campaign.
You need to know about this scam if you're house hunting in Leeds | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Action Fraud have warned house hunters about a deposit scam that has been leaving would-be renters out of pocket.
This is why there's a police cordon in place in Beeston this morning | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Police have cordoned off part of Beeston this morning following a 'street disturbance'.
Flood protection to be outlined | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Residents and businesses are being invited to an event next week to find out more about plans to help reduce flood risk in Otley.
LIVE BLOG: Updates from the scene of Beeston 'disturbance' as cordon remains | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 22, 2019
Our reporter is live from the scene of a street disturbance in Beeston last night.
Sponsored content - Leeds University Business School is creating a new generation of global leaders | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Leeds University Business School is nurturing a new generation of global business leaders. Greg Wright reports.
Huge backlash over traveller pitch proposal | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
A huge backlash against plans to transform a village allotment into a traveller pitch has led to more than 180 people lodging objections.
Oakwood burglaries - the locations and CCTV images | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Police have stepped up patrols in the Oakwood area of Leeds as they search for the man believed to be responsible for a series of burglaries.
Leeds weather forecast: This is how hot it will be in Leeds as temperatures continue to rise | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
The weather in Leeds is set to be mostly dull today, as forecasters predict cloud throughout most of the day.
Rising backlash over Leeds traveller pitch plans | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
A backlash against plans to transform a Leeds village allotment into a traveller pitch has led to more than 180 people lodging objections.
Leeds news LIVE: Man jailed over mobile cannabis farm | Rising backlash over Leeds traveller pitch plans | Green light for city centre apartments | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Welcome to the Yorkshire Evening Post’s live Leeds news blog, bringing you the latest breaking incidents, traffic and travel updates and much more throughout the day.
Leeds winger Clarke to resume training after virus | BBC
BBC | February 21, 2019
Leeds winger Jack Clarke will resume "light outdoor training" next week, two weeks after being hospitalised with a virus.
Yorkshire’s most shocking serial killers | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Yorkshire has a multitude of notorious serial killers, with some of the UK’s most prolific murderers either hailing from Yorkshire or committing their horrific crimes in the county.
Leeds army veteran speaks out over campaign to record military personnel suicide figures | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
The movement to remove stigma surrounding mental health will play a huge part in helping reduce suicide rates among army veterans, according to a former Leeds soldier.
How you can shape 'crucial plan' for Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
A consultation is set to launch on a ‘crucial plan,’ to determine how the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty will be managed, as challenges loom for sectors including farming post-Brexit.
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
A national charity has called for a change in the law to settle a row at the heart of Government and make monitoring the rate of suicides among military veterans compulsory.
Number of transgender patients seeking help at Leeds clinic skyrockets nearly 10 times in a decade | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
A Leeds service which helps adults struggling with their gender identity has seen referrals skyrocket by almost ten times in less than a decade, new figures show.
West Yorkshire Police keep children as young as 10 in custody overnight | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Since 2013, 5,684 children were kept overnight in police custody, data has revealed.
Leeds Imam slams Shamima Begum's 'dangerous' decision to join IS and calls for young to challenge extremism | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Leeds Imam Qari Asimo has called for 'ideological resilience' in the wake of the row around schoolgirl Shamima Begum.
This is the extensive Leeds underground system that was never built | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Leeds once came close to getting an underground metro system which would likely have still been operational today.
These are the 11 things it is now illegal for your partner to do in a relationship | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Changes in the law mean that there are now a number of things it is illegal for your partner to do in a relationship.
Knaresborough Young Farmers: Countdown for annual tractor run to aid Yorkshire Air Ambulance | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
The Knaresborough Young Farmer’s Tractor Run is set to return, with organiser’s aiming to raise funds for a service vital to the Dales.
Timebomb ticking in river | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Plastic rubbish is increasing in one of Yorkshire’s main rivers says an expert.
Woman seriously injured after being hit by car in Adel Leeds | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
A crash between a car and a pedestrian has left a female pedestrian in a serious condition.
Yorkshire woman who attacked her own grandfather finally jailed after police manhunt | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
A West Yorkshire woman who was being hunted by police after the Court of Appeal jailed her for four years in her absence has been arrested.
New series The Shift: Women on the Force goes behind scenes at West Yorkshire Police | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
The perception of the police as a male-dominated and masculine service is set to be challenged by a new documentary series about the women holding frontline roles.
10 Leeds stabbings in six months: when and where each one happened | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
These are the locations of the 10 stabbings that have happened in Leeds in the last six months.
County health chair condemns 'biggest cuts in the history of the NHS in Harrogate' | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
The Chair of North Yorkshire’s Scrutiny of Health Committee has condemned a decision to abandon plans for a new £16 million mental health facility in Harrogate, describing it as the biggest blow in the history of the NHS in the town.
CCTV released after attempted robbery in Leeds post office | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
West Yorkshire Police have released images of a man they would like to speak to about an attempted robbery in Lower Wortley.
Big in China? Leeds makes a splash on Chinese social media site Weibo, with 35,000 followers | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
There are plenty of things that spring to mind when you think of China – the wonderfully-preserved ancient culture, the fantastic cuisine, or its status as one of the industrial powerhouses of the world.
Bradford City Council's £6.5m boost for children's services | BBC
BBC | February 21, 2019
Part of the funding will be use to recruit 40 new social workers at Bradford City Council.
Witnesses describe moment Air ambulance lands in Leeds field after woman seriously hurt in Adel collision | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Adel residents have described the scene after an air ambulance landed to treat a woman seriously injured when she was hit by a car.
Leeds man tried to murder his mum's boyfriend by stabbing him in head as he chased him round garden | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
A man tried to murder his mother’s partner by stabbing him repeatedly in the head and body as he chased him round a garden at a house in Leeds.
Elsa Salama: Judge to urge Foreign Office to help find missing girl | BBC
BBC | February 21, 2019
Elsa Salama, 12, was taken by her father during a family visit to Egypt in 2011.
Sherie North: Police hunt for woman who robbed own grandad | BBC
BBC | February 21, 2019
Sherie North was jailed for four years in her absence after judges ruled a suspended term was too lenient.
Police appeal after assault in Wakefield leaves man with serious facial injuries | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
West Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a serious assault in Wakefield.
‘People were fainting and being carried out on stretchers:’ Dome bosses deny overcrowding at Doncaster Slash concert | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Bosses at a Doncaster concert venue have denied claims of overcrowding at a concert by Guns ‘n’ Roses legend Slash after reports of crushing and people fainting and being carried out on stretchers.
2,500 day-old chicks stolen from Yorkshire farm | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Police are appealing for information after 2,500 day-old chicks were stolen from a farm in North Yorkshire.
Snow and ice delivered to polar bears at Yorkshire Wildlife Park | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
A brrr-illiant idea has put the animals at Yorkshire Wildlife Park on ice….and they love it.
Guide Dogs workshop for carers | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Guide Dogs for the Blind is teaming up with The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) to run a workshop in April help and support friends and families of people living with sight loss.
Police want to trace man matching this description after Harrogate burglary | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Police investigating a burglary in Harrogate have issued a description of man they want to trace.
New treatment saves NHS £1.5m | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
A hospital service in Wakefield has saved the local NHS an estimated £1.5 million in the past four years by dramatically reducing the number of admissions due to alcohol-related illness and injury.
Leeds restaurants where kids eat for free or just £1 this February half term 2019 | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Eating out can be expensive at the best of times but it's even more difficult when the school holidays are draining your spare cash.
Countdown to Leeds literary festival that sounds perfect for radio listeners | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Radio listeners will be able to tune into the power of the written and spoken word during a literary festival taking place in Leeds next month.
'Snouts in troughs' jibe for councillors in North Yorkshire | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Councillors have been warned they look like their “snouts are in troughs” ahead of approving an increase in their own allowances despite the authority needing to make £14m of further cuts.
Council claims three out of five consultees ‘agree’ with council tax rise | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Three out of five people surveyed by Leeds City Council agree with the authority’s plans to raise council tax by 3.99 per cent, a report has claimed.
Leeds police hunt burglar behind six Oakwood restaurant break-ins | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Six cafes and restaurants on a single road in Leeds have been burgled in less than three weeks as a one-man crime spree continues.
Holidaying in Europe after Brexit | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Q: I want to book my summer holiday and was planning to drive to France with my dogs as I have in previous years.
Killer suffers fit after being found guilty of Pontefract murder | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Paramedics were called to Leeds Crown Court when a violent killer had a fit after being found guilty of murdering his housemate.
Sponsored column - Leeds University Business School will provide a clear route through moral maze | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
By Vince Dispenza, Director, Executive MBA programme, Leeds University Business School
Leeds man jailed over mobile cannabis farm after police found 60 illegal plants in car boot | Yorkshire Evening Post
Yorkshire Evening Post | February 21, 2019
Police seized 60 cannabis plants from a car after stopping the vehicle as it was being driven through Leeds.