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BBC NEWS

PM urges UK Kurds not to fight IS
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 06:52:02 GMT
Some British Kurds from the region are heading to the Middle East to fight Islamic State (IS), the prime minister....
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Assembly at sea search boy's school
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:49:04 GMT
A Huddersfield school holds a special assembly to help pupils cope with the disappearance of a 12-year-old boy who was....
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Ex-footballer in court over bribes
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:46:11 GMT
Former Premier League striker Delroy Facey, from Huddersfield. appears in court charged with bribery offences as part of an investigation....
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Yorkshire pair share record stand
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:19:49 GMT
Adam Lyth and Adil Rashid put on 296 as Yorkshire declare on 610-6 in the Roses match, with Lancashire 144-2....
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Hardaker accused of homophobic abuse
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:20:22 GMT
The RFL is to look into claims Leeds' Zak Hardaker allegedly used homophobic language in his side's defeat by St....
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Sinfield retires from England duty
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:16:05 GMT
Leeds Rhinos and England captain Kevin Sinfield announces his immediate retirement from international rugby league.....
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Man denies assaulting MP Galloway
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:48:25 GMT
Neil Masterson, 39, pleads not guilty to assaulting Bradford MP George Galloway in a London street.....
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VIDEO: Balloon release for missing Isaac
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:33:49 GMT
Balloons released for missing Huddersfield boy....
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MH17 victim 'was my best friend'
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 04:40:11 GMT
Friend's memories of MH17 victim Richard Mayne....
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Leeds' Moon banned for two matches
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:35:07 GMT
The Rugby Football League bans Leeds Rhinos centre Joel Moon for two matches for a Grade C shoulder charge.....
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Powell in running for Terriers job
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:25:52 GMT
Ex-Charlton boss Chris Powell is one of three people being considered for the Huddersfield Town manager's job.....
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Fulham sign striker Smith from Leeds
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:16:36 GMT
Striker Matt Smith joins Fulham from fellow Championship side Leeds United for a reported £500,000.....
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Montenegro & Doukara pen Leeds deals
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:55:35 GMT
Leeds sign Nacional Asuncion forward Brian Montenegro on a season-long loan and on-loan Souleymane Doukara on a permanent deal.....
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Cardiff's Hudson joins Huddersfield
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:46:05 GMT
Huddersfield sign defender Mark Hudson from Championship rivals Cardiff City on a two-year contract for a nominal fee.....
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Oldham sign duo on deadline day
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:25:39 GMT
Oldham sign Leeds striker Dominic Poleon for an undisclosed fee and add Rotherham midfielder Michael Tidser on loan.....
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Bulls sign Salford winger Williams
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:44:31 GMT
Championship-bound Bradford Bulls sign Salford Red Devils winger Danny Williams on a two-year deal.....
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Telegraph and Argus NEWS

Up to 100 children in Bradford at risk of sexual grooming, experts warn
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 06:03:57 +0100
UP to 100 children in the Bradford district are at risk of being groomed or sexually exploited, a....
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Vital witness sought to Bradford street attack which left man, 30, critically injured
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 05:32:39 +0100
MURDER squad detectives are urgently seeking a vital witness to a vicious assault on a Bradford street, which....
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Boss of Bradford newsagents appears in court charged with supplying so-called legal highs
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 06:40:44 +0100
THE BOSS of a Bradford newsagents will appear at crown court later this month on charges of supplying....
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Creditors owed £2m by collapse of Bradford Bulls Holdings, new report reveals
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 06:32:39 +0100
A DEFUNCT Bradford Bulls company owes creditors £2 million a year on from when it went into liquidation,....
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Families speak of their terror after fire damages three cars outside their Bradford homes
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 06:38:00 +0100
FAMILIES have told of their terror after three cars went up in flames outside their front doors on....
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Woman in tears in witness box as she tells jury how Bradford doctor sexually abused her
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:34:05 +0100
A WOMAN who alleges a doctor sexually abused her 30 years ago when she was a young girl....
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Two women householders fight off trio of burglars
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:58:38 +0100
TWO women forced three burglars to flee empty-handed during a night-time raid at a house in Bradford. ....
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VIDEO: Three cars damaged in arson attack in Bradford
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:19:08 +0100
One car was destroyed and two others were damaged in an arson attack in Bradford today. ....
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Sunday school teacher denies sex assaults on child
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:28:38 +0100
A SUNDAY school teacher subjected a young churchgoer to repeated sexual assaults as he read stories to a....
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E-fit of suspect released after Bradford robbery
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:19:52 +0100
Police have released an e-fit of a suspect following a robbery in Bradford. ....
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War of words in Bradford over welfare of animals at circus
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:36:41 +0100
A CIRCUS coming to a site in Thornton has defended itself against claims made by a Bradford animal....
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Dedicate a tree to create a lasting tribute to those who lived and served during the First World War
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 06:30:00 +0100
Over the next four years, the Woodland Trust will be commemorating the centenary of the First World War....
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Leeds Bradford Airport's new Dublin service to open up transatlantic travel
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:43:18 +0100
A NEW air link to Ireland designed to boost transatlantic travel has been announced at Leeds Bradford Airport. ....
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Bradford Council criticised for withdrawing recycling wagon from a Bradford suburb
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:41:41 +0100
BRADFORD Council has attracted criticism after withdrawing a recycling wagon from an inner-city area of Bradford where recycling....
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Sewage pollution hotspots in Bradford targeted as part of £300m Yorkshire Water investment
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:34:07 +0100
TWO areas in Bradford will be targeted as part of a £300 million project by Yorkshire Water to....
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Helpful neighbour Zena, 86, is nominated for Community Stars award
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:55:16 +0100
"ZENA is the best neighbour you can imagine.” Rais Hasan used this description when he nominated Zena Mozil....
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Tributes paid following death of man who helped save Bradford Synagogue from closure
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:56:00 +0100
A MAN of faith who helped to save Bradford Synagogue from closure has died aged 76. ....
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Bradford grandmother outlives cancer prognosis to raise funds for disabled relative
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:32:53 +0100
A BRADFORD grandmother who has outlived a doctor's cancer prognosis says she is too busy to die because....
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Residents 'shocked' after man critically injured on their street in Bradford
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:09:46 +0100
A MAN is fighting for his life in hospital after an altercation in a Bradford street in the....
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Bradford doctor sexually abused girl at his home and in hospital staff quarters, court told
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:03:26 +0100
A BRADFORD doctor repeatedly sexually abused a girl at his home and in staff quarters at Airedale General....
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Shipley MP demands cut in fuel duty
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:03:12 +0100
AN MP is demanding the price at the pumps be slashed to help the economy. ....
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Digger gives Cullingworth pub regulars an Ice Bucket Challenge drenching
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:14:29 +0100
REGULARS at a Cullingworth pub took part in an ice bucket challenge with a big difference. ....
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Work on new £6.3m Airedale Hospital Emergency Department on schedule
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:29:47 +0100
A NEW £6.3 million emergency department at Airedale General Hospital is on schedule to open before the winter. ....
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Eight construction apprentices start work with Incommunities
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:56:34 +0100
EIGHT construction apprentices have started on the road to new careers with Bradford-based social housing provider Incommunities. ....
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Riddlesden Scouts launch 'design a flag' competition
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:21:46 +0100
RIDDLESDEN Scouts have launched a competition to design a new flag for their village. ....
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Airedale Hospital volunteers thanked for their help
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:10:45 +0100
AIREDALE Hospital hosted an event to thank its hundreds of volunteers. ....
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Keighley football tournament helps victims of fighting in Gaza
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:19:44 +0100
A SEVEN-A-SIDE football tournament in Keighley raised £1,500 to help victims of fighting in the Gaza Strip. ....
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New school curriculum set to aid Bradford's 'modern pupils'
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:24:50 +0100
WITH most of the district’s schoolchildren returning to their desks this week after summer holidays, many will be....
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Historic mile stone returned to its rightful place between Bradford and Halifax
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:49:51 +0100
A PIECE of Queensbury's past has been returned to its rightful place - almost exactly at the half....
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Christeyns colleagues help West Bowling wildlife garden
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:20:25 +0100
LOCAL wildlife and insects stand a better chance of survival this winter thanks to a volunteer team from....
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City centre bistro receives first gold award in new healthy eating scheme
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:00:56 +0100
A CITY centre bistro has clinched the first gold award in a new kitemark scheme to promote healthy....
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Warning to keep cars locked following thefts from Oakworth vehicles
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:20:36 +0100
THEFTS from vehicles in the Worth Valley could be avoided if more people remember to lock their cars,....
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Former bankers 'living the dream' after opening fairytale tea room
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:21:26 +0100
TAKING tea under a fluffy cloud-strewn sky sounds too magical to be true. ....
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Mother loses 10 stone and turns her life around
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:18:04 +0100
THE death of her great grandmother prompted Nicola Barker to put her life into perspective. ....
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Keighley Stroke Group meeting
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:00:00 +0100
KEIGHLEY Stroke Group will stage its next weekly meeting tomorrow. ....
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Clean-up and litter pick in Fagley
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:00:00 +0100
GREEN-fingered folk have been urged to join in a clean-up and litter pick in Fagley tomorrow. The event....
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VIDEO: Police called to reports of £50,000 gunpoint robbery in Bradford
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:17:50 +0100
DETECTIVES are hunting a man after an alleged £50,000 gunpoint robbery in Bradford. ....
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UPDATED: Man critical in hospital after assault in Bradford
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:17:36 +0100
POLICE have cordoned off part of Hollybank Road, Great Horton, after an assault. ....
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28 men arrested in Keighley grooming gang probe
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:00:00 +0100
NEARLY 30 men have been arrested as police in Keighley investigate claims of child sexual exploitation by an....
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Buyers 'priced out' of homes market as wages fail to keep up in Bradford
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:00:00 +0100
SERIOUS concerns over the affordability of housing in Bradford emerged today following the release of research which reveals....
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Bradford man charged with sale of so-called 'legal highs'
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:01:33 +0100
A BRADFORD man is due to appear before Magistrates tomorrow after being charged with a number of offences....
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10 of Bradford's coolest Ice Bucket Challenges
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:50:00 +0100
With the Ice Bucket Challenge craze sweeping the nation, Bradford celebrities, teams and businesses have got involved to....
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VIDEO: Loose horses cause problems for families using a Bradford park
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:21:12 +0100
FAMILIES using a Bradford park are having to contend with loose horses and their droppings, a worried councillor....
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CCTV image released after ticket collector is threatened at Bradford Forster Square
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:11:32 +0100
POLICE have released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to after a ticket collector....
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Bradford mum raises awareness of teenage daughter's little-known condition
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:32:39 +0100
WHEN Shelby Clough fell out of bed one morning her mum thought it was a prank to avoid....
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Campaigners issue call to arms to save Bingley's swimming pool
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:32:42 +0100
SAVE Bingley swimming pool campaigners are urging people to sign up and be counted when a Bradford Council....
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Man accused of beating up Bradford West MP George Galloway appears in court
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:44:04 +0100
A man accused of beating up controversial MP George Galloway has been remanded in custody. ....
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Bradford man fished out of canal after trying to flee from police
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:17:37 +0100
A BRADFORD man had to be fished out of the canal in Brighouse early this morning after trying....
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Man hunted by police after two fuel thefts from Bradford supermarket
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:13:39 +0100
A MAN is being hunted by police in connection with two fuel thefts within six days from a....
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Brewery's success leads to expansion plans
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:02:45 +0100
BOOMING Saltaire Brewery hopes to build on its success by creating a brand new canal-side bar and also....
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