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26
May
2017
Pupils in years 5 and 6 from across Leeds primary schools put their debating skills to the test at a special competition at Leeds Civic Hall this week. The teams of three, which included at least one pupil who is in receipt of the pupil ...
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26
May
2017
Councillor Judith Blake, leader of Leeds City Council said: “It is absolutely heart breaking news that two more Leeds residents lost their lives in the horrific attack in Manchester on Monday night. My heart goes out to the families and ...
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26
May
2017
Councillor Jane Dowson has become the city’s 124th Lord Mayor of Leeds after unanimous support from members of all parties at the council’s annual meeting this week. Born and bred in Leeds, Councillor Dowson still lives in the same ...
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26
May
2017
More than 137 million years ago, huge plant-eating dinosaur Hypselospinus would have roamed the UK alongside other spectacular prehistoric giants. Today, at around 25 feet long and in more than 100 individual fossilised pieces, it could be ...
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05
May
2017
Three spectacular cultural showpieces in Leeds have officially joined the ranks of some of Europe’s most prestigious arts events. Light Night Leeds, the Leeds International Film Festival (LIFF) and Compass Festival have this week become ...
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21
March
2017
Big name stars from Leeds have joined the growing call to see their home city named European Capital of Culture 2023. Chart-topping Leeds rockers The Kaiser Chiefs and Grammy Award-winner Corinne Bailey Rae have thrown their weight behind the bid ...
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09
March
2017
A trio of new high-profile sponsors have thrown their weight behind Leeds’s ambitious bid to land the prestigious title of European Capital of Culture 2023. Yorkshire Bank, Yorkshire Building Society and Yorkshire Water are among big ...
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07
March
2017
Leading local businesses will come together tomorrow to hear how they can unite behind Leeds’s once-in-a-generation bid to be named European Capital of Culture 2023. Northern Ballet will host this Wednesday’s event (March 8), ...
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