Daily Archives: August 2, 2013

The monthly @ChrisNickson2: The Civil War in Leeds.

Think of the Civil War and it’s all grim Roundheads and grinning, dashing Cavaliers. Big set-piece battles like Marston Moor. The Civil War never touched ordinary places like Leeds at all. Did it? Well yes, it did, and there was … Continue reading

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Leeds today: markets, depressed cake, permits, Animals, parks, pride and finding.

Hello! Hopefully we’ll have a slightly more cheerful Friday for you after Wednesday’s unrelenting grim. The fire at a recycling plant in Beeston has meant that LCC put into action a plan to make sure green bin collections had as … Continue reading

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