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BBC NEWS

Man arrested over bus sex attacks
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:36:23 GMT
A man is arrested after four different women were sexually assaulted on the same West Yorkshire bus route.....
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Fresh police appeal in murder case
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:23:40 GMT
The family of a Bradford man stabbed to death two years ago make a fresh appeal for information to find....
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Protest over Grayson Perry gallery
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 05:55:26 GMT
Disabled artists in Leeds go up against Grayson Perry by staging their own exhibition in protest against the inaccessible venue....
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'No state funds' for threatened mine
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:45:30 GMT
The business secretary says giving government funds to keep a coal mine near Knottingley open "wouldn't be good value for....
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New co-operative colliery planned
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:22:25 GMT
A co-operative plans to open a £13m new coal mine in West Yorkshire that could employ about 60 miners.....
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Weed-munching weevils for canal
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:05:25 GMT
More than 4,000 weevils are put into a West Yorkshire canal to tackle a quick-growing weed.....
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Galloway's Israel remarks condemned
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 20:54:49 GMT
Bradford's community leaders unite in condemning George Galloway's remarks on making the city an "Israel-free zone".....
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VIDEO: Attack victim heads to rugby final
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:29:42 GMT
A Rhinos fan goes from strength to strength....
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Castleford Tigers v Leeds Rhinos
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:05:06 GMT
Team news as Castleford Tigers play Leeds Rhinos in Saturday's Tetley's Challenge Cup final at Wembley Stadium (15:00 BST).....
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Cas coach looks to emulate 1986 win
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:01:25 GMT
Castleford Tigers coach Daryl Powell says his team have gained a lot from the last group of players to win....
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Leeds need to perform - Burrow
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:44:06 GMT
Leeds Rhinos half-back Rob Burrow says the team have under-performed in their previous Challenge Cup final appearances.....
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Watford v Leeds United
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:13:34 GMT
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Watford and Leeds United.....
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Huddersfield Town v Charlton Athletic
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:10:04 GMT
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Huddersfield Town and Charlton Athletic.....
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Bradford City v Peterborough United
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:25:25 GMT
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Bradford City and Peterborough United.....
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Chester v FC Halifax Town
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:50:58 GMT
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Conference game between Chester and FC Halifax Town.....
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Adams to miss World Championships
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:00:10 GMT
Olympic and Commonwealth champion Nicola Adams pulls out of the Women's World Championships with a shoulder injury.....
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Carnegie appoint Mercer as coach
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:27:22 GMT
Yorkshire Carnegie appoint former Leeds Rhinos player Gary Mercer as their new coach on a two-year contract.....
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VIDEO: Brownlee 'won't chase' world title
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:03:38 GMT
Olympic champion Alistair Brownlee says he "won't chase" the world title "until the World Series changes to a more sensible....
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Sinfield looks for crowning glory
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:14:07 GMT
With five defeats from his previous Challenge Cup finals, Leeds skipper Kevin Sinfield wants to fill the gap on his....
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Telegraph and Argus NEWS

VIDEO: Police probe after man found badly burned on playing field in Bradford
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:50:33 +0100
POLICE are investigating after a man was found with serious burns on playing fields in Bradford. ....
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Family of murdered Bradford grandfather appeal for help to catch killers on second anniversary of his death
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:32:42 +0100
THE family of murdered Bradford grandfather, Clement 'Butch' Desmier, has made a fresh plea for information to find....
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Four new Bradford swimming pool sites unveiled as axe still hangs over baths
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:01:38 +0100
FAVOURED sites for new swimming pools across Bradford can be revealed today as a month-long public consultation starts....
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Zutons and The Coral front men to form 'superband' at Bingley Music Live in homage to record label boss Alan Wills
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:19:21 +0100
MEMBERS of two of the top indie bands of the noughties will form a supergroup at Bingley Music....
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Homes in Bradford evacuated over gas blast fears
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:00:04 +0100
A PREGNANT woman, children and homeowners were evacuated from their homes in Bradford due to fears of a....
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VIDEO: Range Rover burst into flames on way to Bradford car dealer
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:32:44 +0100
A Range Rover burst into flames while being delivered to a Bradford motor dealer and was burned out. ....
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Police and firefighters called out to fire at children's home
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:15:16 +0100
POLICE and firefighters were sent to a children's home in Allerton, Bradford, last night after a sofa was....
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Bradford restaurants bid to win Curry Capital title for fourth time
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 07:01:46 +0100
FOOD fans have voted for the four top restaurants they hope will help Bradford keep its Curry Capital....
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Housing group axes Bradford training centre
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:32:42 +0100
A HOUSING association's training and employment service which has served 9,300 young people across the Bradford district has....
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Fans urged by police to make City's cup clash with Leeds a sporting occasion to remember
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:11:54 +0100
POLICE are encouraging football fans to make Bradford City's derby clash with Leeds United a sporting occasion to....
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Man, 56, suffered fatal injuries when he ran into path of car, Bradford inquest told
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:49:14 +0100
A MAN died from traumatic brain injuries when he ran into the path of a car as he....
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Bradford Bronte Rotary Club president Dave West tackles 188-mile charity hike
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:32:36 +0100
THE president of a Rotary club is preparing for a two-week fundraising hike. ....
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Bradford Council right to refuse taxi plan, says government inspector
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:58:24 +0100
A GOVERNMENT inspector has decided Bradford Council was right to refuse a planned taxi booking office in Lidget....
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New defibrillator kit for Silsden community centre
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:54:13 +0100
A NEW defibrillator kit installed at a community centre could help save a life in future. ....
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Man blamed the devil when he attacked his sister
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:53:39 +0100
A SCHIZOPHRENIC man who blamed the devil when he attacked his sister and stabbed a knife into his....
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Riddlesden memorial golf day raises £1,026 for Epilepsy Action
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:08:19 +0100
AN ANNUAL memorial golf day raised £1,026 for Epilepsy Action. ....
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Old Sun pub in Haworth sold to new company
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:38:05 +0100
A HAWORTH pub has been sold to a new company as part of a major deal. ....
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Former soldier's marathon barrel challenge heads to Bradford and Keighley
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:30:30 +0100
A FORMER solider who is tackling 45 marathons in as many days to raise £100,000 for charity is....
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Kirklees youth worker Peter Woodhouse retires after 56 years
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:40:30 +0100
A YOUTH worker is retiring after more than half a century of working with youngsters in Kirklees. ....
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Police hunt Land Rover thieves
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:07:35 +0100
A LAND Rover was stolen outside an address in Halifax Road, Cullingworth, today. ....
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VIDEO: Football team says matches may be cancelled due to horse droppings problem
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:40:45 +0100
THE manager of a junior league football team in Bradford is warning he may have to cancel matches....
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Number of foreign tourists visiting Yorkshire up by 37 per cent
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 07:45:40 +0100
THE number of foreign tourists visiting Yorkshire increased by 37 per cent last summer, according to figures released....
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One in seven Bradford workers are now self-employed
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 07:02:52 +0100
MORE than one in seven workers in Bradford are their “own boss” after a self-employment boom, new figures....
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Muslim community leader defends decision to boycott meeting with Israeli ambassador
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:43:19 +0100
A MUSLIM community leader has revealed his reasons for boycotting a Bradford meeting with Israeli Ambassador Daniel Taub....
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Late blast of summer provides city centre entertainment
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:59:28 +0100
A LATE blast of summer hit Bradford today as Centenary Square was turned into a fairground by a....
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People urged to get their running shoes on for the Bradford City Runs
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:23:46 +0100
GET on your running shoes and start training now for this year's Bradford City Runs, in aid of....
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LIVE BLOG: Wait is over for Bradford pupils as GCSE results revealed
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:13:25 +0100
All the GCSE results news and results from across the Bradford district as they come in. ....
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11 ways to go if someone tries to take your picture on results day
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:53:11 +0100
So, it’s either going to be the best day or the worst day of your life. The last....
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Bradford crash leaves motorcyclist with serious injuries
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:07:39 +0100
A MOTORCYCLIST has been taken to hospital after suffering serious injuries in a crash with a van in....
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Final suspect hunted in police sting operation to catch Bradford drug dealers
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 06:02:48 +0100
A MAJOR police operation to tackle class A drug dealing in Bradford, which has seen jail sentences of....
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Police seek man who outraged public decency on Spen Valley Greenway
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:50:44 +0100
POLICE hunting a man accused of outraging public decency have appealed for a witness who may be able....
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Boy, two, taken to hospital after blaze at Bradford house
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:48:11 +0100
A TWO-year-old boy had to be taken to hospital after a blaze at his Bradford home today caused....
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Duo led police on wild goose chase over shotgun claim
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:18:43 +0100
A DUO sent police on a wild goose chase by making up a story about having a shotgun....
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Teenage 'three strikes' burglar locked up for more than two years
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:20:51 +0100
A TEENAGE "three strikes" burglar who ransacked homes to make off with family treasures has been branded a....
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Violent Bradford convict still on the run
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:16:36 +0100
DETECTIVES hunting for a violent Bradford prisoner who absconded from an open jail say he is still on....
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Man accused of raping woman in Bradford
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:36:46 +0100
A 30-YEAR-OLD man is to stand trial accused of raping a woman in the Bradford area 20 months....
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Horse rescued from river by firefighters
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:22:26 +0100
LUCKY for this 14-year-old horse called Gypsy that its rescuers were able to pull it safely out of....
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Man charged with burgling nursery
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:12:38 +0100
A 21-YEAR-OLD man has appeared at Bradford Crown Court on a video link from prison charged with burgling....
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Thief jailed for stealing 13 pallets
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:03:54 +0100
A THIEF has been jailed for six weeks for stealing 13 pallets from a health product business in....
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Man is cleared of keeping a brothel
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:00:58 +0100
A MAN has today been cleared of keeping a brothel in the Bradford area. ....
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MP demands courts take tougher stance over releasing criminals on bail
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 06:32:56 +0100
SHIPLEY MP Philip Davies is demanding that judges slash the numbers of crooks given bail – as official....
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Body found in Russian mountains thought to be that of Ilkley hiker
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 05:12:43 +0100
A BODY believed to be that of a missing father-of-two from the district has been recovered from remote....
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Householders warned about rogue roofers
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:32:06 +0100
ROGUE roofers are causing misery by targeting elderly householders and persuading them to pay thousands of pounds for....
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VIDEO: Record attempt woman tackling 53 marathons in 53 days arrives in Bradford city centre
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:07:58 +0100
BRADFORD has played a part in a marathon runner's attempt to break a world record while raising money....
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RSPCA sees trebling in numbers of dogs needing new homes in Bradford
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 08:02:55 +0100
THE number of dogs needing new homes have trebled at a Bradford's RSPCA animal centre. ....
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Lottery cash will help rebuild lives in Little Horton
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:34:53 +0100
A LEARNING and well-being zone in a Bradford church is marking the start of a new project -....
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Saltaire is put on the map as starting point of new Dales walk
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:50:19 +0100
THE new 90-mile long distance walk, which starts in the World Heritage village of Saltaire and finishes in....
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Boost for young unemployed in Bradford
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:41:44 +0100
FIVE community projects which work to help young jobless people are to get support from Bradford Council. ....
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What are the options after day of reckoning for GSCE students
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:54:16 +0100
TODAY is the day of reckoning for thousands of teenagers in Bradford, who will finally reap the fruits....
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MEP hits out over EU vacuum cleaner rules
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:40:19 +0100
Householders in the Bradford area planning to buy a powerful vacuum cleaner have been warned by local MEP....
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