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Power station blaze investigated
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 18:28:47 GMT
An investigation begins into the cause of a fire at Ferrybridge C power station near Castleford, West Yorkshire.....
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Police 'owe' Leeds United £800,000
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:32:13 GMT
Leeds United claims the West Yorkshire force still owes the football club more than £800,000 after overcharging for policing home....
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Adams and Walsh will box for gold
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 13:54:48 GMT
England's Nicola Adams, from Leeds, and Northern Ireland's Michaela Walsh win their women's lightweight semi-finals.....
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Police officers in cell death probe
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:09:32 GMT
Three police employees are investigated by a watchdog following the death of a man in custody in Leeds.....
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Galloway's former aide sentenced
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:41:25 GMT
A former parliamentary secretary of George Galloway MP is sentenced for illegally obtaining personal data from her police officer husband.....
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Man wrongly told partner had died
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:35:28 GMT
A hospital trust admits improvements are needed after a man was wrongly told his partner had died.....
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Former police HQ set for demolition
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:44:56 GMT
The former Leeds police headquarters is set to close ahead of its demolition to make way for a shopping development.....
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Labour ousted in no confidence vote
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 07:38:31 GMT
A vote of no confidence in Calderdale's Labour Party administration is passed, resulting in the council coming under Conservative minority....
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Savile charity to challenge payouts
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:33:20 GMT
A charity set up by Jimmy Savile is challenging any payouts of compensation to victims of the sex attacker, victims'....
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Man in court over recycling damage
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:46:40 GMT
A man alleged to have caused thousands of pounds of damage at a West Yorkshire tip has appeared in court.....
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Man guilty of shooting policewoman
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:49:30 GMT
A man who shot a police officer on his doorstep and laughed while cycling off is convicted of attempted murder.....
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VIDEO: Campaign to halt deportation to Kenya
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:24:19 GMT
Bid to save Kenyan man from being deported....
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VIDEO: World War One: Horace, the 14-year-old soldier
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 06:08:18 GMT
The Leeds' boy who lied about his age to fight....
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Leeds Rhinos 14-20 Bradford Bulls
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 21:41:30 GMT
Lee Gaskell scores a late try to help relegated Bradford to a memorable victory against Super League high-flyers Leeds.....
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Hockaday wants defensive signings
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:23:52 GMT
Leeds United boss Dave Hockaday admits increasing his central defensive options is a priority ahead of the new season.....
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Fragapane wins historic fourth gold
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 19:25:21 GMT
Gymnast Claudia Fragapane becomes the first Englishwoman to win four golds at a single Commonwealth Games since 1930.....
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Catalans full-back Webb retires
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 22:26:32 GMT
Catalan Dragons' former New Zealand full-back Brent Webb retires after making just two Super League appearance this season.....
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Wednesday sign Leeds defender Lees
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:45:23 GMT
Sheffield Wednesday complete the signing of defender Tom Lees from Leeds United on a three-year deal for an undisclosed fee.....
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Wakefield Trinity Wildcats v Huddersfield Giants (Sun)
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:06:26 GMT
Team news as Wakefield Trinity Wildcats host Huddersfield Giants in Sunday's Super League fixture at Belle Vue (15:00 BST).....
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Castleford Tigers v London Broncos (Sun)
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:50:16 GMT
Team news as Castleford Tigers host London Broncos in Sunday's Super League fixture at The Mend A Hose Jungle (15:30....
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Leeds prop Leuluai to stay for 2015
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:55:22 GMT
Leeds Rhinos prop Kylie Leuluai extends his rolling contract with the club until the end of the 2015 season.....
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England claim two diving golds
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:42:18 GMT
Wakefield's Alicia Blagg and Rebecca Gallantree win England's second gold medal on the opening day of diving at Glasgow 2014.....
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Telegraph and Argus NEWS

VIDEO: Dramatic CCTV footage as 'hooligans' attack Bradford family's car
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 06:57:03 +0100
A frightened family has called for police to take action after youths damaged their car during a night....
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Five men sentenced after drugs den found in central Bradford
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 06:49:36 +0100
FIVE MEN have been sentenced for their involvement in a drugs den after police seized £12,500 of heroin,....
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Yorkshire Day celebrations get underway across the Bradford district
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 06:40:37 +0100
High-profile figures across Yorkshire spoke of their pride in the county as today's Yorkshire Day celebrations got underway. ....
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Business fears over drugs and alcohol rehab project's new town centre home
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 06:30:36 +0100
BRADFORD Council is moving a drugs and alcohol intervention service into Shipley town hall - sparking anger and....
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Family of motorcyclist killed in road collision pay an emotional tribute
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:43:35 +0100
THE family of a motorcyclist who died in a road traffic collision near Keighley have paid an emotional....
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Number of pupils suspended from Bradford schools drops by 500
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 06:52:37 +0100
TEACHERS are winning the war on bad behaviour in schools, ministers say - with a big drop in....
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VIDEO: Councillor's plea for fly-tippers to stop dumping rubbish on residential street
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 06:03:54 +0100
FRIDGES, freezers, carpet, furniture and broken fences are among items that have been dumped in Bradford Moor. ....
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Bradford school shortlisted for international design award
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 21:15:41 +0100
A SCHOOL in Bradford has been shortlisted for a prestigious international building design award. ....
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Bradford brownies join Prime Minister for party at 10 Downing Street
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 19:41:42 +0100
DELIGHTED Bradford girls were among 100 Brownies who went to Downing Street to celebrate 100 years of the....
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Family's anguish at delay in justice for Keighley teacher attacked in Thailand
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 18:19:02 +0100
THE LONG wait for justice is continuing for the parents of Keighley teacher Adam Pickles who was put....
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Hotel workers cleared of rape
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:26:18 +0100
TWO hotel workers have been cleared by a jury of raping a 20-year-old woman they met in a....
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Legal changes could heap more heartache on families of dementia patients who die in care
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:07:59 +0100
LEGAL changes mean families of vulnerable dementia patients who die in care are likely to face added heartbreak....
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VIDEO: BRI doctor pioneers prayer mat to help those suffering with knee pain
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 06:20:00 +0100
A BRADFORD doctor who suffered distracting knee pain has come up with a new invention he hopes will....
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VIDEO: Vac company boss warns of bogus traders using his company's name
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 07:40:00 +0100
THE furious owner of a vacuum cleaner shop has warned customers to be vigilant after reports that conmen....
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Curry Circle celebrates is success
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:36:50 +0100
AN ORGANISATION which launched a meals service for those who struggle to get the food they need has....
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Bradford MP backs 20 per cent fall in car insurance premiums
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:26:19 +0100
BRADFORD East MP David Ward has backed figures showing car insurance premiums have decreased by 19.3 per cent....
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T&A grant helps give youngsters the beekeeping bug with schools project
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:38:25 +0100
EDUCATING youngsters about the importance of bees has never been so imperative. ....
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More than 8,000 diabetes patients in Bradford city centre given new 'health passport'
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 07:20:00 +0100
MORE than 8,000 people suffering from diabetes in Bradford city centre and its immediate suburbs are to be....
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Work on track for new £1.4m enterprise and employment hub
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 06:04:18 +0100
WORK on an iconic £1.4m enterprise centre in the heart of Idle village is on time and on....
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Allerton Cat Rescue desperate for funds
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:54:16 +0100
Allerton Cat Rescue is desperate for funds and facing possible closure with a large debt, it has emerged. ....
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Bradford buyers accept help to get on the housing ladder
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:11:52 +0100
BRADFORD residents are among those to benefit from a Government scheme to help families onto the housing ladder....
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Cycling friends give Tour a run for its money with fundraising ride to Paris
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:26:12 +0100
AN Armed Forces charity has received a boost from cycle fans who rode to Paris for the finale....
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Artist Ashley jackson backs call to stop theft of valuable stone to protect Yorkshire landscape
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:22:15 +0100
TYKE artist Ashley Jackson is backing a campaign to raise awareness of the problem of stone thefts, which....
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VIDEO: Theatre summer school is a musical hit as youngsters perform for families
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:12:07 +0100
IDLE theatre school Stage 84 is giving youngsters the chance to tread the boards this summer. ....
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Bradford man flying high after being selected for the Red Arrows
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:05:16 +0100
A BRADFORD man is flying high after being selected to join the Red Arrows next year. ....
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Former Bradford regeneration boss faces 49 charges over £30,000 fraud
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:07:48 +0100
A former executive of a Bradford community organisation, which received tens of millions of Government funding, has appeared....
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Former parliamentary secretary to George Galloway spared prison
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:28:20 +0100
GEORGE Galloway's former parliamentary secretary has sentenced to a 12-month conditional discharge for encouraging her police detective inspector....
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VIDEO: Chairman vows to turn a profit at Odsal with Bulls' rugby success 'a by-product’
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:23:59 +0100
BRADFORD Bulls' Odsal stadium will be transformed into a profitable business which will support successful rugby as a....
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Two cars in same Bradford street damaged in overnight arson attacks
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:06:49 +0100
TWO cars were damaged in arson attacks on the same street in Bradford overnight. ....
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Man who sexually abused young girls jailed for 19 years
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:03:59 +0100
A PAEDOPHILE has been jailed for 19 years for using two young girls as "sexual playthings" and directing....
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Multi-million pound school merger plan could avoid "education crisis"
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:03:51 +0100
AMBITIOUS plans have been revealed for a £7 million new primary school in Silsden to cope with a....
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Bradford man who left pregnant horse to die avoids jail sentence
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:15:12 +0100
A BRADFORD man has been handed a suspended prison sentence after causing unnecessary suffering to a pregnant horse....
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Developer accused of 'cavalier attitude' towards residents affected by £29m Cycle Superhighway
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:58:15 +0100
Developers of a new £29 million Cycle Superhighway between Bradford and Leeds have been accused of taking a....
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Animal ban for woman, 23, after 'anorexic' snakes left to die
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:25:06 +0100
A WOMAN has been banned from keeping animals for five years after two dead anorexic corn snakes were....
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Labour lose control of Calderdale after shock vote of no confidence
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:00:01 +0100
THE leader of Calderdale Council was ousted last night after a vote of no confidence was passed amid....
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Dementia diagnosis rates among highest in England in parts of Bradford district
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 07:47:39 +0100
TOWNS and villages to the north of Bradford have some of the highest rates of patients suffering from....
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Mixed reaction in Bradford to campaign for more devolved powers for Yorkshire
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 05:56:44 +0100
A CAMPAIGN calling for more powers to be devolved to the region is to begin on Yorkshire Day....
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Anger as gate is locked on footpath that group fought to have reopened
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:14:37 +0100
A HISTORIC footpath forcibly reopened by Bradford Council was blocked again within two days. ....
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Fears for second turbine near Keighley beauty spot
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:30:00 +0100
RESIDENTS fear that a second wind turbine could be built near one of the district's beauty spots. ....
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Man escapes as flat destroyed in 'severe fire'
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 08:47:46 +0100
A MAN suffered smoke inhalation as his flat was destroyed by fire in the Brighouse area last night. ....
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Bradford is on scent of Curry Capital title as city bids for record fifth accolade
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:46:35 +0100
IT could be another historic year for the city of Bradford when it comes to the Curry Capital....
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Hotel workers deny raping girl they met in club
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:48:11 +0100
A HOTEL chef accused of raping a young mother he picked up at a Bradford nightclub took her....
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Bradford takeaway boss blamed his poor food hygiene on poor English
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 05:28:37 +0100
MAGISTRATES have fined a takeaway boss £525 after he pleaded guilty to 12 food hygiene offences. ....
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Man who punched fellow train passenger hunted by police
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:52:25 +0100
BRITISH Transport Police is trying to identify this man, wanted in connection with an assault at the Bradford....
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Marathon effort as Bradford health support groups handed £1,400
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:44:10 +0100
BRADFORD'S Breath Easy group has been handed hundreds of pounds to keep up its good work - thanks....
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Former secretary of MP George Galloway and former police officer to be sentenced for data breaches
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:14:49 +0100
The former parliamentary secretary of Bradford West MP George Galloway and her husband, a former police officer, are....
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Alhambra founder's great-grandson visit's family legacy as theatre celebrates 100 years
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:03:57 +0100
IN the foyer of Bradford's Alhambra theatre hangs a plaque in memory of Francis Laidler, who founded the....
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Thief who stole whiskey and vodka sought by police
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:34:26 +0100
POLICE want to speak to a man (pictured) in connection with the theft of alcohol from a shop....
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Charity car boot sale
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:04:10 +0100
A FUNDRAISING car boot sale will be held at In Communities, Victoria Street, Shipley, on Sunday between 6am....
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Aire Valley groups invited to apply for £500 boost
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:52:22 +0100
COMMUNITY groups have been urged to apply for a slice of a Bradford Council kitty. Groups from Shipley,....
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