Lang Lang, the globally-renowned Chinese pianist, educator and philanthropist, is to receive an honorary degree from the University of Leeds.

A new multi-million pound research project to boost creative innovation in the textile and fashion industry is being spearheaded by the University of Leeds.

Two nursing homes in Leeds are to be the test bed for a new research programme aiming to improve the quality of life of nursing home residents.

Jet-air hand dryers in hospital toilets spread more germs than disposable paper towels and should not be used, say researchers.

A research ship carrying 600 international scientists, including researchers from the University of Leeds, is studying the region’s climate system.