Vinyl fans on the increase as Leeds record shops celebrate Record Store Day 2018

Vinyl fans on the increase as Leeds record shops celebrate Record Store Day 2018

By Luke Hudson RECORD SHOPS in Leeds celebrated Record Store Day 2018 on April 21. Record Store Day is an annual event where bands and artists release special edition vinyl records which can only be purchased from independent record shops.

Famous landmarks will be lit purple to mark World Inflammatory Bowel Disease Day

Famous landmarks will be lit purple to mark World Inflammatory Bowel Disease Day

By Jazmine Ella Blackah Famous landmarks will be lit in purple for a global campaign to help increase awareness of World Inflammatory Bowel Disease Day.

VIDEO: Ex Coronation Street actor Deborah McAndrew becomes Leeds Trinity University’s new Chancellor

VIDEO: Ex Coronation Street actor Deborah McAndrew becomes Leeds Trinity University’s new Chancellor

WATCH: Yorkshire-born playwright and actor Deborah McAndrew, who starred as Angie Freeman in TV soap Coronation Street,

Leeds Chargers eyeing Sapphire Series success

Leeds Chargers eyeing Sapphire Series success

By Jonny Whitfield American football may not be a majority sport in Britain, but for Yorkshire-based fans, this weekend presents a huge opportunity for success. Leeds Chargers’ women face off with London Warriors for a chance to meet either Birmingham Lions or Manchester Titans in the final of the 2018 Sapphire Series. The tournament pits four teams from the north […]

Yorkshire Voice Show 15/02/18

Yorkshire Voice Show 15/02/18


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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Vinyl fans on the increase as Leeds record shops celebrate Record Store Day 2018

Vinyl fans on the increase as Leeds record shops celebrate Record Store Day 2018

By Luke Hudson RECORD SHOPS in Leeds celebrated Record Store Day 2018 on April 21. Record Store Day is an annual event where bands and artists release special edition vinyl records which can only be purchased from independent record shops.

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Features

Chris Wilder: Is he one of Sheffield United’s greatest ever already?

Chris Wilder: Is he one of Sheffield United’s greatest ever already?

By Louis Hobbs Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder, may only be in his second year in charge at the South Yorkshire based club. However, in the eyes of many fans, due to his accomplishments he is already going down as one of the club’s legends. Wilder may have brought a fast-paced attacking style of football to Bramall Lane, that so […]

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Sport

Yorkshire: Breading Boxers

Yorkshire: Breading Boxers

By Jack Davis Boxing is in the media an awful lot recently as questions about the safety of the sport are being asked. This comes after the recent death of Scott Westgarth who tragically passed away on the 25th February 2018 at the age of 31. He sustained injuries following a 10-round light heavyweight bout during a Saturday night clash […]

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Recent Posts

Folk band Whitney Gin rocks Headingley Enterprise and Arts Centre for Crohn’s and colitis charity

Folk band Whitney Gin rocks Headingley Enterprise and Arts Centre for Crohn’s and colitis charity

By Jazmine Ella Blackah A folk band took to the stage at Headingley Enterprise and Arts Centre to raise money for sufferers of Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

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Yorkshire: Breading Boxers

Yorkshire: Breading Boxers

By Jack Davis Boxing is in the media an awful lot recently as questions about the safety of the sport are being asked. This comes after the recent death of Scott Westgarth who tragically passed away on the 25th February 2018 at the age of 31. He sustained injuries following a 10-round light heavyweight bout during a Saturday night clash […]

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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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Revitalised Adama Traore earns call up thanks to Pulis faith

Revitalised Adama Traore earns call up thanks to Pulis faith

By Thomas Reyer Boxing Day 2017 saw Middlesbrough FC appoint a new manager in Tony Pulis, following the departure of now Birmingham City manager, Garry Monk. Spanish winger Adama Traore sporadically played during Monk’s tenor. However, when he did, he would often produce a moment of magic and a woeful mis-judged error all within 30 seconds of each other. It […]

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Yorkshire win first international

Yorkshire’s national team registered their first win last weekend, as they triumphed 6-0 over the Chagos Islands, located in the Indian Ocean and coincidentally, a British overseas territory. A brace from Richard Collier and further strikes from Ben Rhodes, Josh Hobson, Billy Mole and Matt Bradley secured a convincing win for Ryan Farrell’s Yorkshiremen, who remained unbeaten in front of […]

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Ossett: A town united

Ossett is a proud town in West Yorkshire which has proudly been the host of two football clubs since the formation of Ossett Albion in 1944. Albion have a proud history with youth players, the likes of Shane Killock and Dave Syers starting their careers at Queen’s Terrace as well as being one round off the FA Cup proper on […]

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From London, New York, Sweden to Grimsby. Who is Michael Jolley?

From London, New York, Sweden to Grimsby. Who is Michael Jolley?

By Harry Laughton The name Michael Jolley might not ring a bell to a casual football fan, but maybe it should. Grimsby Town’s most recent managerial addition came into football from an angle likely unknown to most. Jolley, 40, originates from Sheffield, the birth place of modern football. In a city dominated by two huge clubs in football, Sheffield united […]

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Tigers travel to St Andrew’s to face a lacklustre Birmingham side

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By Alex Thurston Hull could all but secure another season in the Championship this weekend, and this tie promises to be an interesting one at St Andrew’s, whatever the outcome, as The Tigers travel to Birmingham to take part in a real relegation scrap. With both sides struggling to get results so far this season, the Blues will be looking […]

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The Nature of Football: The struggle of Hull City

Hull FC

By Alex Thurston Since being relegated from the Premier League under Marco Silva, Hull City have been struggling in the Championship since the campaign began in August. The Tigers were tipped by many for a quick return back to the Premier League after a single season, however things didn’t quite turn out like that. Although The Tigers managed an opening […]

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Chris Wilder: Is he one of Sheffield United’s greatest ever already?

Chris Wilder: Is he one of Sheffield United’s greatest ever already?

By Louis Hobbs Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder, may only be in his second year in charge at the South Yorkshire based club. However, in the eyes of many fans, due to his accomplishments he is already going down as one of the club’s legends. Wilder may have brought a fast-paced attacking style of football to Bramall Lane, that so […]

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