14 Nov 2015

Statement following events in Paris

Following the tragic events in Paris yesterday evening, Councillor Judith Blake, leader of Leeds City Council, said:

“The events yesterday evening in Paris are shocking and tragic and on behalf of the people of Leeds I offer our sincere condolences to all those affected by these terrible attacks. We send our sympathy and solidarity to the people of Paris and France.”

Leeds City Council is aware that there will be people from the city visiting Paris and the council is monitoring events to make support available if needed. Foreign Office advice is available at https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/france


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