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  2. Leeds German market cancellation 'devastating'

    BBC Radio Leeds

    The cancellation of the Leeds German Christmas market will harm city centre businesses, according to a group that represents the hospitality industry.

    Leeds German Christmas market

    The market's organisers in Frankfurt have cancelled it for the second year running, because of uncertainty around coronavirus restrictions.

    Kate Nicholls, the chief executive of trade body UKHospitality, told BBC Radio Leeds: "It's really devastating to have it cancelled for a second year.

    "Christmas markets are becoming destinations in their own right, and you see a huge influx of people. You get people coming from across the region and across the country, even, boosting sales and making additional purchases in shops, cafes, pubs, bars, as well as the hotels."

    Leeds City Council said it was "disappointing" that the market was not going ahead, but added there would still be events and food stalls in Millennium Square.

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