It is one of the most popular children’s stories of all time and has sold millions of copies, but letters by the author of Swallows and Amazons reveal his doubts about the book’s prospects.

This year's National Student Survey (NSS) secures the University joint second place among the Russell Group for satisfaction – up from joint third last year.

Four University of Leeds alumni are part of the TeamGB squad in the Olympic Games which is carrying the hopes of the nation on its shoulders.

The first ever satellite tracking study of one the world’s endangered seal species has revealed new information about their migration habits and hunting patterns.

China’s Ambassador to the UK was shown a wealth of world-leading University of Leeds research and culture on his first visit to the city.