Huge Harry Potter display could come to Leeds - how to vote  Leeds Live

Leeds is one of eight finalists hoping to host the 'Wizarding World Wands supporting Lumos' installation.


M62 slip-road closed after lorry full of crushed cars overturns - live updates  Leeds Live

The latest traffic, news and weather updates for Leeds, Halifax, Bradford, Huddersfield and Wakefield.


Channel 4 announces which jobs are coming to Leeds for new HQ  Leeds Live

A whole raft of Channel 4 departments will up sticks and move to Leeds later this year, including presenters and off-screen staff who work in the channel's ...


This is what new apartment blocks near Leeds city centre could look like  Leeds Live

They'll be built next to York Road if given the go-ahead.


Leeds schoolgirl repeatedly offered lift by 'two men in white van' on way to school  Yorkshire Evening Post

A schoolgirl in Leeds was repeatedly approached by two Asian men in a white van offering to give her lift on her way to school.


Leeds news LIVE: Coroner's appeal | Updates on M62 slip road closure | | Breaking traffic and travel new  Yorkshire Evening Post

All the latest breaking news and updates from across Leeds.


How ex-Leeds United stars Robbie Fowler and Lee Sharpe fared in Harry's Heroes: The Full English  Leeds Live

Big Whites fan David Seaman also took part in the ITV show.


Leeds United news and transfers LIVE: Tyler Roberts starts for Wales, Championship rivals get lifeline  Leeds Live

Welcome to our daily Leeds United news blog for Wednesday March 20. We're halfway through the first week of the international break as the Whites continue to ...


Leeds takeaway wins at British Kebab Awards 2019  Leeds Live

I Am Doner in Headingley picked up a prize for environmental friendliness.


Go slow Brexit protest along M62 to set off from Leeds this weekend  Leeds Live

Drivers are being urged to travel 40mph between Leeds and Bury to protest the Brexit delay.


Josh Warrington v Kid Galahad: IBF featherweight title fight in Leeds in June  BBC Sport

Josh Warrington will defend his IBF world featherweight title against mandatory challenger Kid Galahad on 15 June at Leeds Arena.


Leeds takeaway fined £10k after worker burnt by hot oil  BBC News

The worker spent four weeks in a burns unit and needed extensive skin grafts to his body.


VIDEO - York campus becomes a Leeds United Sports Hub.  Minster FM

A unique partnership has been announced between the Club and Askham Bryan College.


What next for Leeds United under-23s after Premier League Cup victory?  Leeds Live

All the details ahead of the quarter finals of the Premier League Cup.


Pontus Jansson: Leeds United and Sweden defender out for three weeks  BBC Sport

Leeds defender Pontus Jansson will be out for three weeks after injuring his knee in their defeat by Sheffield United.


Nature writing campaign aims to capture spring's arrival  University of Leeds

Today wildlife lovers across the UK have the chance to contribute to the first ever crowd-sourced nature diary to celebrate the first official day of spring.


Stillbirths more likely if diabetes in pregnancy not diagnosed  University of Leeds

Women who develop diabetes in pregnancy but are not diagnosed are much more likely to experience stillbirth than women without the condition, according to ...


West Yorkshire Police's Party Animals campaign scrapped after victim blaming accusations  Leeds Live

West Yorkshire Police have scrapped a campaign that warned young people about the dangers of accepting free drinks and drugs at house parties after they ...


Leeds news LIVE: Ongoing police incident in Harehills | The people police want to speak to in Leeds | Historic Leeds pub set for refurbishment  Yorkshire Evening Post

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 ...


Career criminal back behind bars over Leeds house burglary spree  Yorkshire Evening Post

A career burglar has been locked up for his latest crime spree targeting homes in Leeds for cars and valuables.


Leeds motorcyclist killed in crash with car  BBC News

The 29-year-old motorbike rider from Leeds was pronounced dead at the scene.


These two Leeds men explain how they managed to become pilots for airline Jet2  Yorkshire Evening Post

Two friends with a lifelong dream of flying have both been accepted onto Jet2's pilot training programme - and they've revealed how they did it.


Date revealed for opening of Odeon cinema at Leeds retail park The Springs  Yorkshire Evening Post

Cinema bosses today revealed the opening date for the new ODEON Luxe cinema at The Springs retail park in Leeds.


Takeaway owner stabbed during fight over Leeds kebab shop waiting times  Yorkshire Evening Post

A kebab shop owner was stabbed when an angry dad started a fight at a takeaway over his children being made to wait for food.


Why driver who ploughed into 15-year-old girl who died in Leeds hospital will not be charged over bus stop crash  Yorkshire Evening Post

The driver of a car which careered off a road and killed a 15-year-old schoolgirl will NOT be charged, the CPS has confirmed.


Leeds news LIVE: St Patrick's Day road closures | Weather updates | M1 and M62 traffic and travel  Yorkshire Evening Post

All the latest breaking news and updates from across Leeds.


College signs hub deal with Leeds United FC  The Press, York

A COLLEGE in York has signed a new partnership deal with Leeds United Football Club.


Abuse survivor to lead Leeds and Ipswich on to pitch  BBC News

A Leeds United fan who shared his story of domestic abuse in a BBC documentary has been invited by Ipswich Town to lead both teams out on to the pitch.


New Sports Hub announced for college  Leeds United

Askham Bryan College becomes Hub for Leeds United Sports College.


10K run to celebrate life of 'inspirational' Leeds man who raised £100000 before cancer death aged 27  Yorkshire Evening Post

The life of a Leeds man who raised £100,000 for a cancer charity before his death aged just 27 is to be celebrated with two fundraising runs. The 10K Cookridge ...


Air pollution: Leeds street worst outside London, says campaign  BBC News

Neville Street in Leeds city centre is the 'most polluted' outside London, campaigners claim.


Armed police close main roads in Harehills to make arrests  Leeds Live

Officers armed with guns were seen surrounding five teenagers in a planned arrest operation.


The Leeds Majestic through the years from buzzing nightclub to new Channel 4 HQ  Yorkshire Evening Post

As speculation mounts that Channel 4 is going to move into the old Majestic nightclub, we took a look at the building through the years.


18.03.2019 Leeds launch £23m Clean Air Zone funding for businesses  AirQualityNews

Businesses in Leeds affected by the upcoming Clean Air Zone (CAZ) can now apply for £23m worth of funding, Leeds City Council has confirmed. Leeds' CAZ ...


Channel 4 reveals Leeds HQ plans  BusinessCloud

The broadcaster's base will home several areas including E4, comedy and sport.


Leeds man in court in 'extreme right-wing' terror probe  BBC News

Pawel Golaszewski, 33, from Leeds, is accused of possessing material which could aid terrorists.


Ticket Office open longer this Saturday  Leeds United

The West Stand Ticket Office at Elland Road will be open for extended hours this Saturday (23rd March). The Ticket Office will be open from 9:00am-4:00pm for ...


Leeds Utd legends' names found on chairs by local barber  BBC News

A barber restoring wooden chairs to use in his new salon uncovered one thought to have been used by former Leeds United and England manager Don Revie.


Leeds flood caused by wet wipes in sewer  BBC News

Yorkshire Water says a large ball of wet wipes and concrete in the sewer led to the flood in Leeds.


Leeds commuters in five-hour rail delay after line damage  BBC News

Passengers complained of no working toilets, drinking water or air conditioning on a stranded train.


Police crackdown on pavement parking on this Leeds street  Yorkshire Evening Post

Police have blitzed a street in Moor Allerton after complaints about pavement parking.


GP's 'gross failure' led to death of retired Leeds pub landlady after Vitamin D overdose, coroner rules  Yorkshire Evening Post

A CORONER has ruled that neglect by an inexperienced GP led to the death a retired Leeds pub landlady described as a 'warrior' by her family.


Fire at large four-storey mill in Bradford  BBC News

Some 50 firefighters were at the scene of the blaze in Great Horton Road, Bradford.


Leeds news: Marcelo Bielsa's brother gives BIZARRE interview defending Whites boss | Daily Star  Daily Star

MARCELO BIELSA's brother Rafael has launched a stunning, and quite unusual, defence of his younger brother.


Stirring your tea the 'correct' way can make it taste better  Leeds Live

If there's one thing we Brits do right, it's making a cup of tea... Or is it? One etiquette expert says that we might have been stirring our cuppa incorrectly, and that a ...


Police warn of dangers from driving wearing a lanyard  Leeds Live

Crashes have happened where people suffered severe injuries caused by a lanyard.


Brexit go-slow protest planned for M1 between Leeds and Sheffield  Leeds Live

The protest on Friday evening is one of more than 10 planned go-slow protests on major motorways and roads across the UK.


How a former Bristol City star could stop Leeds targeting O'Dowda  Bristol Post

Leeds United are said to be keen on a move for Luke Freeman. Marcelo Bielsa's determination to sign a new winger is well-known, having seen a deadline-day ...


Super League: Leeds Rhinos 16-18 London Broncos  BBC Sport

London Broncos score two late tries to stun Leeds and consign the Rhinos to a fourth straight defeat in Super League.


Benidorm Live review: Beloved ITV sitcom takes to the stage at Leeds Grand Theatre  Leeds Live

Stars of the award-winning sitcom take to the stage in a return to the Solana Hotel.


A colour festival is taking place in Leeds this weekend  Yorkshire Evening Post

A nine-hour, non-stop coloured paint party is being held in a Leeds nightclub this weekend.


Friend of tragic Leeds police dog handler sets up event in memory of best man at his wedding  Yorkshire Evening Post

A fundraising bike ride from Scarborough to Leeds has been organised by the best friend of a police dog handler who took his own life.


YEP Jury: ‘You have to ask yourself where is Leeds Rhinos’ next victory coming from?’  Yorkshire Evening Post

Our fans' panel look back on Leeds Rhinos' disappointing 18-16 defeat to London Broncos and ahead to trip to Catalans Dragons on Saturday.


Diesel Trees out to blow your mind at Leeds live concert  Keighley News

ALTERNATIVE rock band The Diesel Trees, whose singer Ryan Hanson lives in Keighley, is back on the live circuit.


Tributes flood in for 'amazing' Leeds police dog handler who took his own life  Yorkshire Evening Post

Hundreds of people have paid tribute to Mick Atkinson after the police dog handler from Leeds took his own life.


Leeds news LIVE: Air ambulance lands after M1 crash in Leeds | Jobs created as new cinema opens at Leeds retail park | Ambitious Leeds homes plan revealed  Yorkshire Evening Post

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 ...


Gaetano Berardi: I just want to give my best for this team  Leeds United

Leeds United defender Gaetano Berardi is fit and raring to go in the final eight games of the season. Speaking to the official matchday programme, Berardi ...


Robbers target Leeds Hugo Boss store  BBC News

Four people used crowbars to break into the designer clothing store.


Astonishing moment giant STRAWBERRY caught strolling down street  Leeds Live

The giant fruit was seen walking down a street in Ilkeston, Derbyshire, and left onlookers baffled.


Leeds news LIVE: Several train lines suspended due to flooding | Yellow weather warning for rain | City centre vigil planned  Yorkshire Evening Post

All the latest breaking news and updates from across Leeds.


Japanese bullet-style trains will be launched in Leeds in May  Leeds Live

Azuma trains run by LNER will enter *service* on the Leeds-London route.


Meeting over Leeds managed prostitution zone  BBC News

The zone in an industrial estate in Leeds is allows sex workers to operate without being prosecuted.


Everything you need to know about tonight's supermoon  Leeds Live

The lunar event coincides with the Spring Equinox and will take place in the early hours of the morning.


Tolent awarded £400m Kirkstall Forge project in Leeds  Planning & Building Control Today

Tolent has been awarded the contract to build the first residential stage at Kirkstall Forge, a flagship £400m project in Leeds.


Leeds news: Fans in MELTDOWN after Reading demolition - 'Leeds are next level'  Express

LEEDS fans are in MELTDOWN over their side's 3-0 win over Reading at the Madejski Stadium tonight.


Power cuts across these Leeds areas affected more than 2,000 homes - what Northern Powergrid says  Yorkshire Evening Post

Power cuts have been reported in Leeds today - and Northern Powergrid has issued advice to residents.


Leeds news LIVE: Huge fire on the M1 | Storm Gareth updates | M62 and M1 latest  Yorkshire Evening Post

All the latest breaking news and updates from across Leeds.


New parkway for Leeds Bradford Airport could be 'quick-win' for transport fix  Yorkshire Evening Post

Quick-win transport solutions in Leeds could transform the North's economy, a leading think tank argues, calling on the Chancellor to evidence funding ...


New perspective on changing travel conditions in Arctic communities  University of Leeds

Inuit communities' travel skills and regional knowledge have helped mitigate the effects of Arctic climate change on travel conditions, according to a new study.


Leeds will be hotter than Barcelona today  Yorkshire Evening Post

The weather of late has seen mild temperatures and more frequent sunshine, and today Leeds is set to be hotter than the Spanish city of Barcelona.


Quiz: What were these classic adverts selling?  Leeds Live

Some adverts just stick in your mind. Whether it's the catchy jingles, the unforgettable camera trickery or the poignancy of the ad, some are so cleverly created ...


APPLY NOW: £33000 giveaway for Projects That Matter in Leeds City Region  Yorkshire Evening Post

A £33000 giveaway has been launched to award up to £5000 to worthy individual learning and skills ideas in and around Leeds.


Marsden moorland fire: 'Apocalyptic' moorland blaze put out  BBC News

Fire crews have extinguished a huge blaze on moorland in West Yorkshire. The fire, described by one witness as "apocalyptic", started at about 19:30 GMT on ...


Where to get giant bars of Dairy Milk for just 84p  Leeds Live

Stock up ahead of easter with this super deal on 300g bars of Cadbury's finest.


Aston Villa are on fire - and Leeds United are terrified  Birmingham Live

AVFC have won four games in a row to reclaim a place in the play-offs.


Watch: Trailer shows ex-Leeds United stars and Harry Redknapp in new ITV show  Leeds Live

'Harry's Heroes: The Full English' airs on Monday March 18 & Tuesday March 19 on ITV.


News > University > Come and Be Curious about university research  University of Leeds

A free, family-friendly open day on Saturday 30 March will give an insight into some of the University's most engaging research. There will be more than 40 stalls ...


Stranger Things season three trailer released - and it looks amazing  Leeds Live

The series is set to centre on 1985, two years removed from Will Byers's nightmare season one.


Fugitive Indian jeweller Nirav Modi arrested in London  Leeds Live

He is due to appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Wednesday as part of extradition proceedings by the Indian authorities.


Hot drinks like tea and coffee linked with cancer risk  Leeds Live

'Advisable to wait until hot beverages cool down before drinking'


Huge mill fire near Bradford city centre latest updates  ExaminerLive

The latest traffic, news and weather updates for Leeds, Halifax, Bradford, Huddersfield and Wakefield.


Toby Nye: Mum stole from son's cancer fund  BBC News

Stacey Worsley admits defrauding the fund set up to pay for Toby Nye's cancer treatment.


Find out which new chocolates are being added to Cadbury's Heroes  Leeds Live

The chocolate manufacturer are making it even harder to decide which treat to pick out from the box.


Leeds United news and transfers LIVE: Patrick Bamford's international decision, build-up to Sheffield United  Leeds Live

Follow all of the latest news from Elland Road and beyond.


The candid moments caught in the ladies' loos  BBC News

It's a well-known fact that women take longer in public toilets than men. It's partly because it is more than just a place to use the loo - it is often where women chat ...


From silent films to an enormous fire - the history of Channel 4's new home  Leeds Live

Over the last 97 years The Majestic has welcomed film fans, bingo players, ballroom dancers and clubbers. The landmark building in Leeds city centre has been ...


Leeds news LIVE: Leeds Inner Ring Road Crash causing delays on A58(M)  Yorkshire Evening Post

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 ...


Meet the former prisoner who is helping Leeds youngsters escape a life of crime  Leeds Live

After a traumatic childhood, plagued by drugs, violence and imprisonment, Andrew Brierley made a remarkable transformation.


M62 slip-road closed at Brighouse plus six car smash in Honley - live updates  ExaminerLive

The latest traffic, news and weather updates for Leeds, Halifax, Bradford, Huddersfield and Wakefield.


15 cars caught speeding in these Leeds streets in just one morning  Yorkshire Evening Post

15 cars were caught driving over the speed limit in Garforth during a police operation this morning (Tuesday).


What got Swansea City's Daniel James through Leeds United mess as Wales boss Ryan Giggs reveals he's impressed  Wales Online

The Wales boss has praised the way the youngster responded to the botched move.


QPR 1-0 Leeds United: Luke Freeman scores winner as R's end slump  BBC Sport

Luke Freeman scores the winner as QPR end a run of seven straight league defeats to prevent Leeds going back into the Championship's top two.


We are Bradford: Things the city gave the world  BBC News

From free school meals to an infamous photographic hoax - six things Bradford gave the world.


Abbey House Museum hosts children's clothes exhibition  BBC News

One sepia image shows the Victorian rite of passage known as "breeching".


Championship transfer rumours: Leeds United striker talks future and Derby County to lose star  Nottinghamshire Live

Latest round-up of Championship transfer rumours and gossip.


Leeds news LIVE: Merrion Centre to change its name | Former Leeds pub back in use | Council refuses chapel flats plan  Yorkshire Evening Post

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 ...


Leeds news LIVE: Armed robbery at co-op in Oakwood | Homeless woman found dead in Leeds city centre | Ram-raid in Armley  Yorkshire Evening Post

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 ...


Brazilian butt lift victim 'wanted op for some time'  BBC News

Leah Cambridge was said to have gone under the knife after growing paranoid about excess stomach weight.


More than 200 bags of cannabis seized from addresses in Harehills, Leeds  Yorkshire Evening Post

Police executed three separate search warrants at addresses on Bayswater Crescent, Bexley Grove and Seaforth Avenue between Sunday, March 17 and ...


Loan advert banned for using Brexit to encourage food stockpiling  Leeds Live

The ad for the high-cost loan has been banned for being socially irresponsible.