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Leeds University staff member to cycle across America to raise money for charity

Antony Butcher

 By Alice Young A charity fundraiser, working in Leeds, will cycle across America to raise £20,000 to support people with Multiple Sclerosis and people with mental health issues. Antony Butcher, assistant education service manager at University of Leeds, will be taking three months off to embark on the journey. The challenge, which Antony will be undertaking from May next […]

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York Spiritualist Centre celebrates 120 years

Spiritualists believe in life after death, and that people can communicate with their loved ones after they have passed away.

By Emily Smith York Spiritualist Centre celebrated 120 years of Spiritualism and 20 years of being in their new building on January 19 of this year. Members of the church looked at old photos, shared memories and sang hymns to commemorate the anniversaries. The centre also began a fundraiser at the event to raise money for repairs on the building, […]

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Leeds turns purple for epilepsy awareness

Leeds turns purple for epilepsy awareness

By Claire Schofield People and places in Leeds turned purple today in support of Purple Day, an international epilepsy awareness day. The day saw a host of purple-themed events take place all across the UK for Epilepsy Action, with five UK landmarks turning purple in honour of the day. Leeds’ First Direct Arena will be switching its lights to a […]

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