NORTH EAST: Revealed: The disgusting outcome of flushing ‘toilet roll alternatives’

By Herbert Soden, Local Democracy Reporter Panic buying toilet roll is causing the sewerage system to become blocked up with disgusting results, warns a water company. Northumbrian...

KIRKLEES: Mass graves “a possibility” as virus crisis deepens

By Tony Earnshaw, Local Democracy Reporter The extent and impact of the coronavirus pandemic could be so dramatic that local authorities like Kirklees may not...

‘Innovative’ traders praised by Bradford Council

By Chris Young, Local Democracy Reporter “INNOVATIVE” market traders in Bradford that are altering their businesses to offer home deliveries during the Coronavirus pandemic have...

Arts packs delivered to Bradford families

By Chris Young, Local Democracy Reporter A BRADFORD theatre company is spreading joy in difficult times by delivering arts packs to families in lockdown. Bloomin’ Buds...

DURHAM COUNTY COUNCIL: Cricket ground offered to NHS and council

By  James Harrison, Local Democracy Reporter International cricket ground the Emirates Riverside, in Chester-le-Street, has been offered to key workers fighting Coronavirus. The sports ground, which...

Kirklees Council to take action to stop businesses opening illegally

Kirklees Council in partnership with West Yorkshire Police is taking action to stop businesses opening illegally. Over the last two weeks the Government announced that...

Muslim & Jewish communities heap praise on Bradford West MP for leading on Burial...

Bradford West MP, Naz Shah has been showered with praise after leading on a proposed amendment to an emergency Coronavirus Bill. Ms Shah submitted an...

KIRKLEES: Council pumps extra cash into borough

By BBC LDRS News Hub Communities in Kirklees being asked to come forward with ideas to build a sense of community spirit and resilience. The call...

NORTH OF TYNE: £37million to ensure North of Tyne’s economic recovery from coronavirus is as...

By BBC LDRS News Hub Northumberland’s council leader has hailed a £37million package to ensure the North of Tyne’s economic recovery from coronavirus is as green...

Boris Johnson: Stay at Home or Face a Fine

It's perhaps the moment many have been waiting for, Prime Minister has made his toughest decision yet, by announcing that Britons must stay at...