Rough sleeper lends shoes to diner ‘in need’

Akhbar Badshah was taking his wife out for a birthday meal but was turned away for wearing sandals. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

RIBA’s roll-call of phenomenal buildings range from a biomass plant to a tomb

The list of 49 buildings range from private homes to large buildings for public institutions. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

Matt Kilgallon: Bradford City defender signs one-year contract extension

Bradford City defender Matt Kilgallon signs a new one-year deal with the League One side. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Leeds University staff strike over dismissal policy changes

A union claims the new policy will give “managers sacking powers” which the university denies. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

David Ball: Rotherham sign Fleetwood Town striker on two-year deal

Rotherham United sign Fleetwood striker David Ball on a two-year deal after he turns down a new deal with the Cod Army. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

Leading universities rated ‘bronze’ under new ranking system

Universities are now ranked bronze, silver or gold for their standard of undergraduate teaching. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

Festivals dominated by male acts, study shows, as Glastonbury begins

But pop and hip hop megastars threaten guitar music’s monopoly. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

‘Major improvements’ to Met office Mountain Forecasts

The Met Office says it can now give more detail in its area-specific forecasts for upland regions. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

Man ‘shot’ in fight between two groups in Sheffield

Police said Kurdish and Somalian gangs had clashed. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

Raheem Wilks shooting: Leeds man charged with murder

Raheem Wilks, the brother of Leeds United’s Mallik Wilks, was shot near a barbers in Leeds. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds