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Circus comes under fire from Yorkshire animal rights charity

Circus  comes under fire from Yorkshire animal rights charity

By Ailsa Rochester A circus has been condemned by a Bradford animal rights group over the living conditions of their animals as the circus begins its two week run in the city today. Circus Mondao, which boasts a range of exotic animals, including a zebra and camels, travels across the UK regularly and recently arrived in Thornton to perform their […]

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Aer Lingus returns to Yorkshire’s Leeds Bradford Airport after 14 year absence

Aer Lingus returns to Yorkshire’s Leeds Bradford Airport after 14 year absence

  By Russell Truran Tourists and businessmen from across Yorkshire will be able to enjoya more direct connection to Ireland and the US after Aer Lingus anounced today it would resume flights from Yorkshire’s major airport. Aer Lingus annouced their service will return to Leeds Bradford for the first time in 14 years. From October 23rd the airline will  fly […]

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Biggest gathering of bisexuals in UK comes to Leeds

Biggest gathering of bisexuals in UK comes to Leeds
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NEWS BULLETIN: Thurs, July 31

NEWS BULLETIN: Thurs, July 31

Watch a roundup of today’s news in brief from the Yorkshire Voice newsroom, presented by Mark Kielesz-Levine on Thursday, July 31.

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Real Ale lovers celebrate Yorkshire weekend

Real Ale lovers celebrate Yorkshire weekend

By Anders Anglesey The pumps and glasses are being polished as the Yarnbury Beer festival gets ready to welcome around 2,000 people over the weekend. The festival, now in its fifth year, will be showcasing a wide range of beers and ciders from all across the region. The festival has been organised to celebrate Yorkshire Day on August 1, which […]

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Victims of Savile abuse left “angry and disappointed” by High Court ruling

Jimmy Savile, of Leeds, died aged 84 on October 29, 2011.

Jimmy Savile, of Leeds, died aged 84 on October 29, 2011. By Joseph Keith The Jimmy Savile Charitable Trust is set to to challenge pay-outs to people who were assaulted by the former DJ. A High Court ruling last week granted the trust a hearing at the Court of Appeal which may block victims from receiving compensation through a previously […]

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Man found guilty of attempting to murder policewoman

Man found guilty of attempting to murder policewoman

By Anders Anglesey A man has been found guilty of attempting to murder a police officer at Leeds Crown Court today. James Leslie, 38, from Headingley, fired at PC Suzanne Hudson, 33, with a sawn off shotgun on December 4 last year. She suffered a disfigured hand and had additional injuries to her neck and face when Mr Leslie fired […]

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NEWS BULLETIN: Wed, July 30

NEWS BULLETIN: Wed, July 30

Watch a roundup of today’s news in brief from the Yorkshire Voice newsroom, presented by Ailsa Rochester on Wednesday, July 30.

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Jury out in Leeds policewoman shooting trial

Jury out in Leeds policewoman shooting trial

By Anders Anglesey Jury members are today continuing to consider their verdicts in the trial of a man accused of shooting a policeman. The 38-year-old, from Headingly, is on trial at Leeds Crown Court charged with the attempted murder of PC Suzanne Hudson, 33, on December 4 last year. She suffered a serious shotgun wound to the hand and had […]

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NEWS BULLETIN: Tue, July 29

NEWS BULLETIN: Tue, July 29

A roundup of today’s headlines from the Yorkshire Voice newsroom on Tuesday, July 29.

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