Tag : hyde park

Burglaries up by 52% in Hyde Park and Headingley Since 2015

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

As first year comes to an end in Leeds, and former-freshers are thrust from the comforts of University accommodation, most flock to Hyde Park to seek refuge. Hyde Park has, simultaneously, both a great and an awful reputation. It’s close to the University. It’s lively. It’s brimming with good takeaways, … Read More

Man, 32, Stabbed in Hyde Park on Kings Road, Police Confirm

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

A 32-year-old man has been stabbed in Hyde Park on Kings Road at around 2pm this afternoon. The man has been taken to hospital and is currently in a stable condition. Local residences reported numerous emergency vehicles and an air-lift helicopter following the incident, as Police attended and cordoned off … Read More

Blind Woman and Guide Dog Targeted in Hyde Park Firework Attack

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

A blind woman in her 50s has been left distressed after youths targeted fireworks at her and her guide dog, at around 8pm in Hyde Park yesterday evening (Tuesday 30th October). The woman and her dog were walking along Moorland Road when they were attacked with fireworks that were being … Read More

The Curious Case of the Bean Man

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

If you’re not yet aware, there is a mysterious DJ who is popping up and playing at different house parties around Hyde Park. Here’s the curious tale: You won’t find him on Spotify and you certainly can’t book tickets for his next show. A tall, lanky freestyle musician has drawn … Read More

Arrest Made In Connection With Hyde Park Death

6 months ago / 0 comments

West Yorkshire Police have made a second arrest in connection with the death of a man in the Hyde Park area of Leeds. Police were called to an address on Harold Grove at 3.28am on the morning of Tuesday 8 May, after a man was found seriously injured. He was … Read More

Leeds Student who Refuses the Plastic Straw also Refuses to Clean up their Rubbish in Hyde Park

7 months ago / 0 comments

A student from the University of Leeds who refuses the plastic straw has admitted to not giving a shit about leaving their rubbish in Hyde Park. The student, who wishes to remain anonymous, said they didn’t realise that reducing the world’s consumption of plastic was more than just a fad, … Read More

Your House Hunting Worries, Debunked

1 year ago / 0 comments

House hunting can be stressful, especially if it’s your first time. Rumours are already starting to get around which might be making you anxious about looking for somewhere to live. As someone that’s done house hunting in Leeds three years running, LUU Community Officer, George Bissett, can offer an insight … Read More

Body Discovered in Hyde Park confirmed to be that of Leeds Beckett Student

1 year ago / 0 comments

Police have confirmed that the body of a man discovered on Royal Park Avenue on Friday morning was that of a Leeds Beckett student. The student in question has been identified as Harry Loker, a 21-year-old student who studied Music Performance and Production at the metropolitan University. Officers remain at … Read More

Dead Body Found by Police in Hyde Park

1 year ago / 0 comments

Police have confirmed that a dead body was found in Hyde Park earlier this morning. The body of a man was discovered at 17 minutes past 9 collapsed outside a house on Royal Park Avenue. Locals arose to find their street had been cordoned off by police tape and that … Read More

Free Community Shop for refugees to open in Hyde Park

1 year ago / 0 comments

LUU’s Leave Leeds Tidy campaigners are working alongside the Leeds Community Project to provide free essential items to those in need this summer. Students are being encouraged to donate unwanted items to the Free Community Shop which will open on the 3rd and 6th of July at All Hallows Church. The … Read More