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Beeston looking to forget ten years after 7/7

Mohammed Sidique Khan (left), and Shehzad Tanweer (centre) were both from Beeston.  Hasib Hussain (right) was from Holbeck.

As the country fell silent to remember the 52 killed in the 7/7 bombing, 10 years on residents in Beeston are trying to erase the area’s bad press.

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7/7 bombing anniversary spurs communities in Leeds to unite

7/7 bombing memorial in Hyde Park, Leeds

By Hayley Longster The 10th anniversary of the 7/7 bombings will bring communities from across Leeds together in a new action group, which aims to unite all faiths and backgrounds. Leeds Citizens group will be launched at Elland Road stadium today (Tuesday), not far from where two of the bombers, Mohammed Sidique Khan and Shehzad Tanweer, grew up in Beeston. The […]

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