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BBC NEWS

Alistair Brownlee wins triathlon gold
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:02:42 GMT
England's Olympic champion Alistair Brownlee, from Horsforth, Leeds, beats his brother Jonny to gold in the Glasgow 2014 men's triathlon.....
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Tailor puts the spoke in bespoke
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:48:35 GMT
The Tour de France's visit to Yorkshire inspires a tailor to create a cycling suit which he says allows businessmen....
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'Special' Viking logboat on show
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:41:04 GMT
The remains of a 1,000 year-old Viking boat are on display for the first time in the city where it....
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Coal mine employee buyout 'shelved'
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:29:55 GMT
The National Union of Mineworkers says an employee buyout to save Kellingley Colliery, which is on the border of West....
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Warning over NHS trust finances
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:04:04 GMT
Nineteen NHS trusts, including two in West Yorkshire, have been referred to ministers after auditors raised concerns about their financial....
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Rudimental duo get university honour
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 04:21:22 GMT
Rudimental duo Piers Agget and Kesi Dryden receive honorary degrees from Leeds Metropolitan University.....
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Film festival axed as review begins
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:03:23 GMT
The Bradford International Film Festival is cancelled for 2015 as a "thorough review" of the future of the event is....
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Lib Dem MP apology over Gaza tweet
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:44:51 GMT
The Lib Dems say Bradford MP David Ward has given a "categorical apology" over his widely criticised comments on the....
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The pros can wait, says London 2012 champion Adams
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:15:49 GMT
Leeds boxer Adams eyes Commonwealth gold....
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Wildlife film-makers' tricks of the trade
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 01:00:40 GMT
Wildlife film exhibition in Bradford....
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Bradford sign Tigers forward Fleming
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:59:19 GMT
Bradford Bulls sign Wales forward Dan Fleming from Castleford on a two-year deal from the start of next season.....
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Hull FC 18-18 Castleford Tigers
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:55:11 GMT
James Clare scores two late tries as Castleford fight back from 18-4 down to secure a draw at Hull FC....
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Wiggins thwarted in gold bid
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:27:55 GMT
Sir Bradley Wiggins is denied a first Commonwealth Games gold as Australia beat England, including Holmfirth's Ed Clancy in the....
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RFL confirms game's new structure
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:07:17 GMT
The Rugby Football League confirms changes to the Super League, Championship and Challenge Cup structure from 2015.....
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Salford Red Devils v Leeds Rhinos (Fri)
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:02:35 GMT
Team news as Salford Red Devils host Leeds Rhinos in Friday's Super League fixture at the AJ Bell Stadium (20:00....
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VIDEO: 'They poisoned each others plants!' - Brownlees' dad
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:14:04 GMT
Keith Brownlee shares tales of the incredible competitive spirit that exists between his all-conquering triathlete sons Alistair and Jonny....
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Worrincy's betting ban increased
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:29:42 GMT
Halifax winger Rob Worrincy has his suspension for breaching betting rules increased from six to nine months.....
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Widnes sign Bulls prop Manuokafoa
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:51:04 GMT
Widnes Vikings sign Bradford Bulls prop Manase Manuokafoa on a two-year contract starting in 2015.....
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Williamson banned from bowling
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:55:43 GMT
New Zealand and Yorkshire batsman Kane Williamson is banned from bowling in internationals because of an illegal action.....
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Burton complete McLaughlin signing
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:31:00 GMT
League Two side Burton Albion sign former Bradford City goalkeeper Jon McLaughlin on a one-year contract.....
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Telegraph and Argus NEWS

Tributes paid as former Lord Mayor and councillor Valerie Binney dies at Manorlands Hospice
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:37:30 +0100
MUCH-admired former councillor Valerie Binney, who continued to fight for people's rights despite suffering from a serious debilitating....
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Child sex offender jailed for 12 years for a string of offences
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:45:38 +0100
A SERIAL child sex offender has been jailed for 12 years for a string of sexual offences, some....
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Mother dishonestly claimed around £50,000 in benefits
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:55:36 +0100
A mother dishonestly claimed around £50,000 which could have been used for the benefit of schoolchildren and hospital....
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Thieves struck man around head before stealing £35k car in Odsal
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:17:37 +0100
A MAN in his sixties was struck over the head and ordered out of his BMW convertible by....
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Bingley residents in 'Shamesbury's' jibe as future of former Bradford & Bingley HQ site remains uncertain
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:23:12 +0100
ANGRY residents and trade leaders confronted Sainsbury's bosses last night over the future of the former Bradford &....
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More than 500 new affordable homes to be built across Bradford district thanks grants of £12m
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:54:45 +0100
MORE THAN 500 new affordable homes will be built across the Bradford district thanks to grants totalling £12m. ....
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Academy chain praised for benefits it brings to poorer pupils in Bradford
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:23:36 +0100
A BRADFORD academy chain has been praised for lifting the prospects of poorer pupils - as many other....
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Decision not to open City Hall during national heritage open day event described as 'false economy'
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:18:37 +0100
CITY Hall's doors will stay shut during this year's National Heritage Open Day because it is too expensive....
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VIDEO: Britain's first female Muslim boxer's story taken to the stage
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:02:55 +0100
A WOMAN who became Britain's first female Muslim boxer is helping to train actors who are sharing her....
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Bradford man jailed for using car as a weapon
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:11:37 +0100
A man who used his car as a weapon to ram into his partner's former boyfriend as he....
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Bradford gym’s pivotal role as women's boxing makes debut at Commonwealth Games
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:47:14 +0100
WOMENS boxing makes its debut in the Commonwealth Games but what few may realise is the pivotal role....
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Magic moments of Bradford speedway recalled in new DVD
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:46:45 +0100
MAGIC moments of speedway in Bradford are recalled in a nostalgic new DVD looking back at now-defunct tracks,....
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Bradford residents advised not to swim in the district's reservoirs during current hot spell
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:48:57 +0100
SWELTERING Bradford residents have been advised not to be tempted to swim in the district's reservoirs during the....
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Ornate stone from Bradford's past revitalising city in new plan by heritage rescue team
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:02:40 +0100
GEMS from Bradford's past are being rescued from obscurity and are reappearing in the city centre. ....
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Bradford man, 59, pleads guilty to two child sex charges
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:24:24 +0100
A 59-year-old man will be sentenced at a later date after pleading guilty to two child sex charges. ....
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Coroner urges police to probe baby death as laughing mother in witness box outburst
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:54:00 +0100
A CORONER has asked police to look again at whether a mother whose baby girl was found suffocated....
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Man tells murder trial he felt like someone had taken his soul after he killed wife
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:18:24 +0100
A 22-YEAR-OLD man told a murder trial he felt like someone had taken his soul after he killed....
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Concern over future of Bradford International Film Festival
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:08:36 +0100
CONCERNS have been raised about the future of Bradford International Film Festival (BIFF) in light of a planned....
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Shipley College plans for contemporary-style building get go-ahead despite Saltaire protests
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:29:36 +0100
HEATED objections from more than 100 residents have failed to stop plans for a new contemporary-style Shipley College....
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Credit firm Provident Financial sees half-year profits of £90 million
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:08:44 +0100
PROVIDENT Financial has reported pre-tax profits of more than £90million despite having to pay out £4 million as....
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Meeting over Odsal Top traffic concerns
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:25:29 +0100
A SPECIAL meeting has been arranged to examine the way traffic is handled at the Odsal Top roundabout....
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Man cleared part-way through Bradford drugs conspiracy trial
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:11:59 +0100
A 29-YEAR-OLD man has been cleared of any involvement in a drugs conspiracy part-way through a trial at....
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Bradford East MP David Ward forced to apologise for rocket attack Tweet
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:31:40 +0100
A BRADFORD MP has been forced to apologise after appearing to back Hamas rocket attacks on Israel. ....
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Murder trial told bloodstained claw hammer found lying next to young mother
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:42 +0100
A BLOODSTAINED claw hammer was found lying next to a young mother killed by at least ten forceful....
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Needles found in abandoned cars close to children's centre
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 05:39:36 +0100
TEENAGERS were horrified to find needles in abandoned cars in a car park. ....
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Former Bradford Council office block in Little Germany to be turned into 100 flats
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:49:50 +0100
AN EMPTY office block being sold off by Bradford Council is to get a new lease of life....
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New Bradford city centre brewery to be 'open by end of the year'
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:31:38 +0100
THE group behind a new £400,000 brewery in Bradford city centre is toasting news that its plans have....
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Steeton man is finalist in TV best shed competition
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:44:58 +0100
STEETON man John Leaver is bidding for national honours - in the 2014 Shed of the Year competition. ....
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Why’s it's now up to you to register to vote with new electoral procedure
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:29:33 +0100
LETTERS will be dropping on doormats across Bradford over the next month or so informing voters of what....
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VIDEO: 'Education for all' message at Bradford women's peace vigil
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:40:14 +0100
BRADFORD Women for Peace Network held a vigil and prayers for the kidnapped Nigerian School Girls calling for....
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Bradford City of Film director highlights an 'amazing visual record' of bygone times
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:47:42 +0100
CROWDS of families queue for the Shipley Glen Tramway, as a group of lads kick a football around....
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Teenager to tackle 200-mile cycle ride in memory of his dad
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:52:31 +0100
AN 18-year-old from Baildon will begin a 200 mile charity challenge bike ride today to raise funds for....
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Shopkeeper fined for selling illegal cigarettes
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:03:55 +0100
A SHOPKEEPER must pay £2,000 after admitting selling illegal tobacco and cigarettes that breached health rules. ....
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Shipley deaf fitness company's national award vote plea
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:07:39 +0100
A HEALTHY lifestyle centre in Shipley which runs pioneering exercise classes for deaf people is appealing for public....
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VIDEO: Royal Shakespeare Company to share skills with Cottingley school
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:53:25 +0100
A COTTINGLEY school is partnering with the Royal Shakespeare Company to help transform the way the Bard's works....
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Pudsey Builders' merchant wins award for Great Yorkshire Show display
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:34:19 +0100
PUDSEY builders’ merchant Gibbs & Dandy picked up an award for their landscaping display at this month’s Great....
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Poetry break at the For Teas wartime cafe
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:49:41 +0100
A cafe with a Home Front wartime theme is selling a booklet of poetry inspired by the First....
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Charity car boot to support Nepal homes project
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:53:18 +0100
TWO solicitors are organising a car boot sale next month to raise money for Homeless International and its....
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Council quiz on sports facilities
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:13:58 +0100
BRADFORD Council's Sport and Leisure service is inviting residents to give their views about its pools and sports....
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Beer festival in Drighlington
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:33:06 +0100
DRIGHLINGTON Cricket Club are holding their second beer festival later this summer. ....
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UPDATE: Bradford MP David Ward apologises after Gaza rocket Tweet
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:12:00 +0100
BRADFORD East MP David Ward has issued what the party described as a "categorical apology", after posting a....
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Cleaner stole £3,000 from disabled woman
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 07:38:39 +0100
A CLEANER who betrayed a disabled woman's friendship by stealing £3,000 from her should be made to work....
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Man used dead wife's disabled badge for "emergency" toilet visit
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:20:44 +0100
A MAN fraudulently used his dead wife's disabled badge to park in Bradford city centre because he was....
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Pensioner injured in Undercliffe mugging
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:21:24 +0100
A pensioner had his face cut when two men mugged him in broad daylight in Undercliffe. ....
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Bonnie's mad summer plan for cancer charity
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:18:56 +0100
AN "inspirational" girl has set up a charity fun day at her local church hall in aid of....
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Firefighters prevent Bradford rug shop going up in flames
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:01:53 +0100
FIREFIGHTERS had just minutes to save a rug shop going up in flames. ....
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Bradford Council set to lose up to £2m in education grant cuts
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:59:39 +0100
UP TO £2m will be slashed from grants that fund everything from music to tackling struggling schools, in....
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Disgust as human waste dumped in Oxenhope stream
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:06:45 +0100
HUMAN waste has been dumped in a stream in the Bradford district. ....
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Coroner: 'suicide advice websites should be named to allow scrutiny'
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:42:37 +0100
A BRADFORD coroner has warned that suicide advice sites need to be made a matter of public interest....
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Stunning array of iconic cars to go on show in Bradford
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:16:35 +0100
A stunning array of cars - including an Aston Martin, Rolls-Royce and a number of famous rally cars....
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