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Leeds City Council proposes to ban street partying in Headingley and Hyde Park

Leeds City Council proposes to ban street partying in Headingley and Hyde Park

By Joseph Greenough Leeds City Council has launched proposals to ban street partying in the city’s two main student areas, Headingley and Hyde Park. The Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) would make “engaging, promoting, encouraging, or assisting in carrying out a street party” a criminal offence in the proposed area. The proposals would bring in stricter controls and extend the […]

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Women risking cancer by drinking as much booze as men

Women risking cancer by drinking as much booze as men

By Leanne Simmons HEALTH EXPERTS are warning that women are putting themselves at greater risk of mouth, throat and breast cancer after a new study found they now drink as much booze as men.

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Spiking victim warns Horsforth revellers to be on their guard in local pubs

Spiking victim warns Horsforth revellers to be on their guard in local pubs

  By Anna Riley A MUM-OF-THREE whose drink was spiked with a tranquiliser in a Horsforth bar is urging pub-goers to be vigilant after 18 other victims contacted her on social media.

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Glass half full as Leeds’ Capital of Culture bid “excludes non-drinkers”

Glass half full as Leeds’ Capital of Culture bid “excludes non-drinkers”

By Elle Rigby THE ORGANISERS of Leeds’ bid to become Capital of Culture in 2023 might be hoping to raise a celebratory glass if they win the accolade… but what about those who don’t like a tipple?

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