UK Fashion Brands Take Action To Tackle Modern Slavery
The announcement follows the latest meeting of the Modern Slavery Taskforce, created by Prime Minister Theresa May, which discussed how to better identify and tackle forced labour in business supply…
13th Nov 2018 11:13 AM
Head girl and boy: Sola Sowole and Thomas Mewes
Relatives of five brothers from Ripon Grammar School who served in the First World War led the tributes to those from the school who fought and died for…
9th Nov 2018 03:26 PM
Unknown Warrior From World War 1 Given Final Resting Place
The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers who formed the bearer party take the unknown British soldier to his final resting place, Crown Copyright, All rights reserved
An unknown British soldier has been…
8th Nov 2018 04:31 PM
Leukaemia Patient Raises £10,000 For Haematology Wards At Leeds Cancer Centre
A leukaemia patient has raised £10,000 for the haematology department at Leeds Cancer Centre as a thank you for the great care she received.
The cheque was presented to the team by Jackie Gill, from…
2nd Nov 2018 01:08 PM
Stay Safe - Be A Bright Spark This Bonfire Night
Northern Powergrid, the company that keeps the lights on for 3.9 million homes and businesses across the North East, Yorkshire and northern Lincolnshire, is urging local people to be bright sparks…
1st Nov 2018 10:00 PM
Armistice 2018 - But Why The Poppy?
Sunday 11 November 2018 marks the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Armistice.
The day will recognise the significance of the end of the First World War, and the sacrifice…
10th Nov 2018 10:00 PM
Fined For Dumping And Burning Waste
Rubbish dumped and set on fire on land next to Hollins Bank Lane, Steeton
Smoke from a burning rubbish fire left one nearby resident unable to sleep because of chest and throat problems, a court was…
9th Nov 2018 03:21 PM
American Voters Have Something To Say
But we are not sure exactly what just yet.
Thirty five million Americans have voted early ahead of today's Mid-Term Elections, 15 million more than for the previous Mid-Terms 4 years ago.
6th Nov 2018 01:51 PM
World Champion Josh Turns Lights On For A Change
This year’s Leeds Christmas lights switch-on is set to be an absolute knock-out when world champion Josh Warrington presses the button to get the festive season officially underway.
2nd Nov 2018 12:40 PM
Channel 4 has confirmed the Leeds City Region will be the home of its new national headquarters.
The announcement follows two years of discussions with the broadcaster led by the Leeds City Region…
31st Oct 2018 04:04 PM