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@PeopleofLeeds

All sorts of different people, from all over Leeds, telling the world about living in the city. Each Monday a new person will take over the account.

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First stop was the library. It's got a nice children's section. And the building is beautiful.

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The city's a stone book. Boy2 likes to spell out his name on this. People play chess on the boards behind.

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Leeds Town Hall, reminds me of Bolton where I grew up, as it has a very similar town hall, but with fewer lions :)

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Just remembered, this is what it said on the bus stop screen, suppose I should be glad any buses turned up at all!

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Now: A few more cars, no post office anymore :( but the lamp-post has grown!

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They're digging up the streets near us (again). I like all the mulicoloured markings though, street art?

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The same spot now looks like this, it's changed even since google streetmap due to the road widening works

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Might make a patriotic pavlova again, like I did for the Royal Wedding last year :D

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... I know where I'll be returning for all my Jubilee needs!

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Then bumped into a few neighbours and got distracted by the shops opposite school....

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Sunny school run for a change. You can see across the valley to Armley....

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And stonework.

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Love the rusty old machines lying about

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The boys liked this horse-drawn fire engine from 1891

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Some interesting artwork by a Leeds University student in one of the mill spaces

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There's a lovely little cinema in here too!

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A shed covered in knitting- a project from the 2007 I Love West Leeds festival

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There are lots of big mill machines like this one, a carder. You can also see a big spinning mule running.

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We were the only people in the picnic area!

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Bridge over the river from the Cardigan Fields leisure park

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