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Young people get head start to find a job

Hundreds of young jobseekers in Leeds are being given free bus travel as part of a A 1.2m scheme to help them get back into work.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

BBC News

Does the rest of UK care if Scotland goes?

With the Scottish referendum just weeks away, the rest of the UK is speaking up.

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Business News

Yorkshire latest: Leeds want Manchester United ace and Blades target three

Emanuele Giulianelli is an Italian sports journalist, who has broken a number of deals involving Leeds this summer, and he believes that the Whites could be in for the 20-year-old.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Business News

First McCormack, now Fulham want another Leeds United striker

First it was Ross McCormack - and now Matt Smith . Yes, Fulham - and perhaps their manager in particular - appear to have a thing for Leeds United strikers.

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Mirfield Today

Councillors back new projects

The funding was requested after the Friends of Scholes Recreation Group began working with Groundwork Leeds and Kirklees Council to improve the site.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Art Daily

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Richard Firth , Brittania Vigilant & Satania Racing off Cowes, 40' x 28', oil on canvas.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Yorkshire Evening Post

Young volunteers pitch in to help stock west Leeds foodbank

Volunteers from the National Citizen Service, which is run in conjunction with the Leeds United Foundation, donned fancy dress and pitched in to show their support for the foodbank.

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Yorkshire Evening Post

Battle to take on the human traffickers in Leeds

A new taskforce is being set up to crack down on the scourge of human trafficking in Leeds, the YEP can reveal.

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Mirror.co.uk

UK interior designers keep flag flying with the best of British home grown styles

If you look carefully, you'll even find the Union Jack flying from mass-produced goods on the high street - and you might surprised to learn which ones are British Keeping things close to home is great.

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Yorkshire Evening Post

Organised cable theft gang leaves hundreds of Leeds homes without power

An organised gang of thieves has caused black-outs at hundreds of homes in Leeds by systematically targeting overhead power lines.

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Halifax Courier

16 years for Leeds rapist who tricked medical student into a lift home

A student suffered horrific injuries after being subjected to a terrifying rape by a violent shop worker who offered to help her get home from a Leeds nightclub.

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Yorkshire Evening Post

Constipated Leeds drink driver crashed into car full of pensioners

A CONSTIPATED drink-driver crashed into a car full of elderly people during a police chase after he became desperate to use the toilet, a court heard.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Yorkshire Evening Post

Should Leeds wasteland be turned into pitches for traveller caravans?

PLANS for a small travellers' caravan site on a piece of Leeds wasteland are expected to be thrown out by councillors next week - despite the city having an acknowledged "shortfall" of facilities.

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WNYC-AM New York

Alt-J Will Debut New Album Live In New York

They're simply my favorite band of the decade, so I'm thrilled that alt-J will be premiering a good chunk of its new album live for you to see and hear on September 2. That album, This Is All Yours, is another eclectic mix of English folk and art rock, with disturbing and intoxicating lyrics, rhythms and melodies that shift, fall apart and explode.

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York Press

Back to the future with the tram in York

Could a modern tram system be the answer to York's congestion problems? Former Liberal Democrat councillor Christian Vassie thinks so - and, following a visit to two French cities with tram systems of their own, he's made a film explaining why.

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Newsday

Restoration for landmark chapel

A A 650,000 renovation scheme has started on a Grade II-listed former Methodist chapel and several other buildings in Armley, West Yorkshire.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Yorkshire Evening Post

New high-flying fitness craze comes to Leeds

Aerial yoga at the Temple Holistic Fitness Centre, Leeds. From left: Amanda Franklin, David Fleming and Devi Kaur.

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Yorkshire Evening Post

Bramhope 380-homes plan expected to be thrown out

PLANS for almost 400 homes in an affluent area of north west Leeds are expected to be thrown out tomorrow, as planning chiefs continue to show their seemingly newly sharpened teeth to developers.

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Yorkshire Evening Post

Foodbank revs up to help families

A mobile food store, which is believed to be one of the first of its kind in the north of England, has been launched in Old Farnley.

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Pendle Today

Off-duty doctor helps man in Leeds-Liverpool Canal drama

An off-duty doctor went to the aid of a man who was in need of medical help after being in the Leeds and Liverpool Canal at Brierfield on Friday night.

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