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Seacroft
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Seacroft from Fearnville
Seacroft shown within West Yorkshire
Population 14,246 (2011 Census)
OS grid reference SE362365
Metropolitan borough
Metropolitan county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town LEEDS
Postcode district LS14
Dialling code 0113
Police West Yorkshire
Fire West Yorkshire
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament
  • Leeds East
List of places
UK
England
Yorkshire
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SeacroftWindmill
Seacroft Windmill, now a hotel
South Parkway
Abandoned houses in South Parkway

Seacroft is a large council estate in Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK. The area was mainly built in the 1950s, surrounding the former Seacroft Green. The area has a population of approximately 18,000. The area suffers from deprivation and a high crime rate. In the 1960s, the Seacroft Civic Centre was built, but it was demolished in 1999 and replaced with the Seacroft Green Shopping Centre which contains a large Tesco. The Shopping Centre has a bus station with routes to Leeds, Wetherby, Harrogate and other Leeds suburbs.

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