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Councillors complain that Headingley stadium deal is being railroaded through

A group of councillors have complained that the leadership of Leeds City Council is railroading through a decision to back a new funding agreement for the redevelopment of Headingley stadium. Members of the council’s executive board are set to rubber stamp … Continue reading

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Councillors sidelined as Headingley stadium deal set to be rushed through

We now know the broad outlines of the “seat of the pants” deal that’s being put together to guarantee funding of the new North-South stand at Headingley stadium. An unnamed financial services company is putting in either £31m or £35m (depending … Continue reading

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Headingley to break pop gig duck? That would be Madness

Could Headingley Stadium be about to break its duck as a gig venue, with an open-air concert by Madness around the time of the Rugby World Cup? It looks like it. You’ll have been wondering (you weren’t? oh, never mind) what … Continue reading

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Headingley gets go-ahead for music concerts this year

Headingley’s Carnegie stadium is going to play host to a number of big weekend concerts over the next two years after councillors gave their approval at a meeting today. An application from Yorkshire County Cricket Club to stage up to … Continue reading

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Headingley cricket ground to host 15,000-capacity music gigs this year?

Headingley’s Carnegie stadium could play host to a number of big weekend concerts over the next two years if councillors give their approval at a meeting next week. An application from Yorkshire County Cricket Club to stage up to three … Continue reading

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