Tag : city centre

Leeds city centre flooded

3 years ago / 0 comments

Severe flooding has hit Leeds city centre after the River Aire reached a record peak, with flood warnings still in place. A red warning, the highest level of alert, has been issued for Sovereign Street, The Calls and Clarence Dock, areas already badly affected with submerged roads and substantial power … Read More

Food | Gastronaut – Distrikt

5 years ago / 0 comments

Situated right in the city centre, this lively tapas bar is perfect for those looking for a place to have a delicious meal, sit down for a drink and just have a good time. Distrikt can only be described as full of character: loud music coming from the DJ booth, … Read More

Arts | Light Night – The City Illuminated

5 years ago / 0 comments

“What does that mean?” “Nothing, it’s just a massive waste of tax payer’s money!”  Stood at the edge of Millennium Square and apparently bereft of their senses, two sceptics considered Leeds Light Night in the dark; unable to appreciate the beauty, the atmosphere or their good fortune that our city … Read More

Food | Leeds’ Gastronomic Hidden Gems

5 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds is chock-full of restaurants: some havens of culinary delight, others hell holes of salmonella. LSi Lifestyle and Culture has scouted out the very best food and drink secrets of Leeds which might have slipped past your radar.   Oranaise – Hyde Park Probably the most authentic Algerian restaurant in … Read More

Student sexually assaulted in city centre

6 years ago / 0 comments

A student has been the victim of a serious sexual assault. Police are seeking three men in relation to the incident. The assault took place in the early hours of Saturday morning, after a night out in the city centre. The 19-year-old had been at the nightclub Warehouse, but became … Read More

Night of cocktails ends in “chaos”

6 years ago / 0 comments

23.11.12 Revellers were left shaken after being evacuated from a bar on Call Lane last weekend. Cocktail drinkers were forced to leave  the bar in the early hours of Sunday morning after the police were called following reports of an assault. A man and a woman were apprehended and searched, … Read More

Brick used in city centre mugging

6 years ago / 0 comments

  16.11.12 A Leeds student has been robbed and threatened with a brick in Leeds City Centre. Police say they are investigating a street robbery of 22-year-old student Sean Jacks, which occurred some time between 7pm and 7.15pm on Monday. According to a police spokesperson, the victim was walking towards … Read More

Students urged to stay safe after attack outside Dry Dock

6 years ago / 0 comments

A third year Biochemistry student has been attacked and robbed on his way home from a night out. Callum Sharp was walking along Woodhouse Lane when he was confronted by a large group of youths at approximately 1:30am. Callum, a third year Biochemistry student, told Leeds Students about what happened: “Out … Read More