Saturday, February 29, 2020

Kirklees Council awarded over £8 million for highway improvements

Kirklees Council has been awarded over £8 million to make highways improvements in key locations. The funding has been agreed by the West Yorkshire Combined...

Event to highlight health and well-being

People living in the Bradford district are being invited to share and celebrate the work of local patient participation groups (PPGs) and GP practice...

Kirklees Council’s Kath Davies and Kirstie Wilson shortlisted for Hearts For The Arts award

By SEHERISH MAHMOOD The shortlist has been announced for the National Campaign for the Arts' (NCA) Hearts For The Arts Awards 2019. The awards celebrate the unsung...

A Bradford Success Story: Female Candidates Excel in Local Elections Despite a Low Turnout.

By Grahame Anderson The recent local elections in Bradford saw female candidates excel despite the low overall turnout. And despite a combination of Brexit fatigue...

Half term performance for children and families in the heart of community

A brand new play set in the Mangrove forests between India and Bangladesh is to be performed in venues across Dewsbury and Batley during...

REGIONAL NEWS: Batley Children Gain ECB Accreditation in Local Cricket Course

Around 70 boys and girls took part in this year’s IMWS Indoor Cricket Coaching course achieving ECB accreditations for their hard work. The course this...

‘Fury’ as police car attacked leaving community ‘embarrassed’ & ‘ashamed’ during celebrity boxer visit

Hundreds packed out Mr T’s restaurant in Great Horton Road on Friday to get a glimpse of heavy weight boxing champion Tyson Fury. While the...

Imam Questioner From BBC Live Debate Suspended by Employers

By GRAHAME ANDERSON An imam from Gloucester has been suspended from his job as a primary school deputy head following his appearance on the BBC's...

Durham Cathedral to Host Yorkshire Sitatirst with Orchestra of Opera North for Arya Concert

Durham Cathedral are set to host Leeds-based sitarist and composer Jasdeep Singh Degun on Thursday 5 March for a performance of his new sitar...

Views Sought for Future of Dewsbury Town Centre

Kirklees Council’s exciting new vision for the future of Dewsbury Town Centre was launched on 5 February and now they want to know what...