Great Yorkshire Show celebrates 160 years of farming and rural life with visit from Princess Anne

Great Yorkshire Show celebrates 160 years of farming and rural life with visit from Princess Anne

IF YOU know your Lonks from your Texels you’ve probably been to the Great Yorkshire Show today, along with thousands of other visitors at the prestigious farming event.

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Leeds News

Cause of fire in Pudsey still under investigation

Cause of fire in Pudsey still under investigation

Firefighters are still investigating the cause of a fire of an industrial building, which broke out at 10 o’clock on Tuesday night, on Kent Road in Pudsey. Over 20 homes were evacuated as a result of the blaze. Monika Parnarauskaitė reports.

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All a Field Producer needs: Cup of tea, waterproof jacket, pen and paper, phone, and passport 

All a Field Producer needs: Cup of tea, waterproof jacket, pen and paper, phone, and passport 

By Tania Jacquier Declan Wilson told students at Leeds Trinity Journalism Week that the key to his ten years as a Field Producer is a simple cup of tea.  Following the arrest and trial of Steve Wright, the Ipswich serial killer, he and his team were on the go from 6am until 10pm – and then he discovered that they would need to work through […]

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Features

Local Patisserie to take centre stage at Otley’s Food and Drink festival

Local Patisserie to take centre stage at Otley’s Food and Drink festival

by Roseann Hughes Otley’s Food and Drink Festival is on Sunday 15th July and the town’s patisserie team will be first on stage. The owner of Patisserie Viennoise, Trevor Backhouse, and manager Janet Hartley, will present a cookery demonstration at 11am. The market town’s Food and Drink Festival is free for everyone and over 50 stalls are expected to line Market Square. […]

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Sport

Why Fell Running is Booming in the UK

Why Fell Running is Booming in the UK

By Jack Davis Many people in the UK would not be able to tell you what fell running was if you asked them. Despite this over the past two years fell running has grown in popularity. Fell running is essentially running up and down hills and mountain sides, a very British sport that can be enjoyed by people of all […]

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All a Field Producer needs: Cup of tea, waterproof jacket, pen and paper, phone, and passport 

All a Field Producer needs: Cup of tea, waterproof jacket, pen and paper, phone, and passport 

By Tania Jacquier Declan Wilson told students at Leeds Trinity Journalism Week that the key to his ten years as a Field Producer is a simple cup of tea.  Following the arrest and trial of Steve Wright, the Ipswich serial killer, he and his team were on the go from 6am until 10pm – and then he discovered that they would need to work through […]

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Leeds United to be main sponsor of Leeds Pride Festival

Leeds United to be main sponsor of Leeds Pride Festival

By Rebecca MaranoLeeds United have announced that they will be one of the main sponsors of next month’s Leeds Pride. The festival, which takes place on Sunday, August 5, champions the local LGBT community and had over 40,000 people celebrating on the streets of Briggate last year. The football club is joining other big-name sponsors like Leeds City Council, supermarket […]

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Alternative Travel Around Leeds City Centre

Alternative Travel Around Leeds City Centre

By Mellissa Dzinzi. An alternative travel service is being offered to members of the public and commuters to promote less use of cars and promote public transport around Leeds city centre. A water taxi service provided by Leeds Docklands believe this is a great way to encourage people to seek other ways to travel around the city and create less […]

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Local Patisserie to take centre stage at Otley’s Food and Drink festival

Local Patisserie to take centre stage at Otley’s Food and Drink festival

by Roseann Hughes Otley’s Food and Drink Festival is on Sunday 15th July and the town’s patisserie team will be first on stage. The owner of Patisserie Viennoise, Trevor Backhouse, and manager Janet Hartley, will present a cookery demonstration at 11am. The market town’s Food and Drink Festival is free for everyone and over 50 stalls are expected to line Market Square. […]

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West Yorkshire foodbanks need your donations

West Yorkshire foodbanks need your donations

by Roseann Hughes A West Yorkshire foodbank is appealing for more donations than ever this summer. Bradford Central Foodbank, at The Light Centre, is in need of more tinned items, UHT milk and toiletries. Manager Josie Barlow said: “We’re giving away about 750kg of food a week to people in crisis – that’s 170 shopping bags. “We particularly want cuppa soups, […]

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Leeds Trinity University Celebrates Arrival of New Chancellor

Leeds Trinity University Celebrates Arrival of New Chancellor

Hundreds flocked to Leeds Trinity University to witness the installation ceremony of Deborah McAndrew as the new chancellor. Deborah, 50, was born in Huddersfield but grew up in the Leeds area, and takes over the role from Gabby Logan who stepped down in January. A playwriter and actor, Deborah is best known for her time in Coronation Street portraying young […]

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