Council staff fell they can’t bring ‘full self’ to work

Staff at Bradford Council experienced racism, sexism and homophobia, with some telling their bosses they feel they cannot bring their “full selves” into work. The...

Council has not recycled cardboard at its tips for months

Municipal tips in Kirklees have not accepted cardboard for recycling for months. Now, in Recycling Week, a leading local Tory has challenged the Labour-led authority...

Crackdown on “rough drivers” sees penalty notices issued

By Tony Earnshaw-LDRS “Rough drivers” in Huddersfield have been slapped with dozens of penalty notices following a police crackdown. Offences included speeding and failure to wear...

Kirklees leisure centres could be at risk of full closure

70% of all public leisure facilities owned by local authorities, are at risk of closures that will ultimately fall back onto taxpayers due to...

Call for draconian measures in Bradford to tackle Covid measures

By Chris Young- LDRS Bradford Council’s leader has hit back at claims that the Authority has turned a “blind eye” to some businesses that break...

Huddersfield set for a new A&E by 2023

By Tony Earnshaw- LDRS Massive investment at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary could see a new A&E department up and running by 2023. But the development – with...

Bradford Teacher Wins silver in National Teacher of the Year Award

A Bradford primary school teacher has scooped up an award for the Pearson National Teaching award which has been running since 1998, they recognise...

Shake up of Keighley health services

Health services in Keighley town centre could be moved to a new centre developed in the town. Later this year the NHS will consult with...

Tribute to Bradford’s Community Radio Pioneer

By Shamim Akhtar I still remember the first time I met you Mary. The year was 2012 and you were going to deliver some radio...

Bradford’s City of Culture 2025 bid lacks cultural diversity

Bradford took a major step forward in its preparations to bid to become the UK City of Culture in 2025 as it announced the...