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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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Construction of stalled Leeds hotel could resume in August

Construction of a major hotel in Leeds city centre that’s been stalled for 16 months could resume as early as August. Building at the site – on Portland Crescent near the leeds arena – ground to a halt in March last … Continue reading

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Planet Plan calling Earthlings in Leeds: Comm-u-ni-cate, Par-ti-ci-pate…

“Our core objective is to communicate effectively, foster transparency and encourage participation on (sic) the work we do to support economic prosperity in the city region.” (Leeds City Region website) You can’t say fairer than that, can you?

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