Leeds

City in England

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Leeds is a city in West Yorkshire, England. Leeds has one of the most diverse economies of all the UK's main employment centres and has seen the fastest rate of private-sector jobs growth of any UK city. It also has the highest ratio of private to public sector jobs of all the UK's Core Cities, with 77% of its workforce working in the private sector. Leeds has the third-largest jobs total by local authority area, with 480,000 in employment and self-employment at the beginning of 2015. Leeds is ranked as a gamma world city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. Leeds is the cultural, financial and commercial heart of the West Yorkshire Urban Area. Leeds is served by four universities, and has the fourth largest student population in the country and the country's fourth largest urban economy.

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Castleford Tigers end their four-game losing run with a five-try, 30-8 thrashing of struggling Leeds Rhinos.
1 week ago • BBC News

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Leeds United's song about Derby manager Frank Lampard came back to haunt them as they exited the play-offs.
1 week ago • BBC News
Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa will consider his future at the club after a play-off semi-final defeat by Derby.
1 week ago • BBC News
Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa will consider his future at the club after a play-off semi-final defeat by Derby.
1 week ago • BBC News

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