Poetry and History in Batley to celebrate International Women’s Day

By BILAL SALOO Batley will mark International Women’s Day 2019 with events at Batley Library and Bagshaw Museum on Saturday 9 March. Poetry will take centre...

View and Comment on Spen Leisure Centre Plans

Residents are being given the chance to comment on the plans for the new £15 million Spen Valley Leisure Centre. The new two-storey centre is...

Bradford’s Special Olympians to get civic send-off

Bradford's Special Olympians will get a civic send-off next week. Five athletes and one coach from the Bradford district will be representing Team GB in...

Channel 4’s Location, Location, Location comes to Bradford

Channel 4’s ‘Location, Location, Location’ is back for a new series and we are planning to come to Bradford and the surrounding areas! Yes, that’s...

Wife-Selling – the subject of a talk for International Women’s Day

The Victorian practice of 'Wife-Selling' will be the subject of a talk by Lauren Padgett, Assistant Curator for Bradford Museums and Galleries. The talk will...

Bradford Council makes preparations for Brexit

A report on Bradford Council's Brexit preparations will be presented to the Council's Executive next week. The report advises members on progress to date...

Public Space Protection Order to tackle anti-social vehicle use

Bradford Council is planning to take advantage of new, wide-ranging powers to help the police deal with anti-social vehicle use. Councillors on the Regulatory and...

Dewsbury Train Station revamp just the ticket

A new-look public realm is just the ticket at Dewsbury Train Station after a £1.2million revamp. The Kirklees Council scheme, funded by West Yorkshire Transport,...

Ambitious Local Plan is formally adopted

Kirklees Council’s ambitious Local Plan has been formally adopted, paving the way for economic growth and thousands of additional homes. The plan has been several...

£1.2 million to improve Huddersfield shop fronts

Huddersfield Town Centre’s shop fronts will soon look the business after Kirklees Council approved a £1.2million plan to spruce them up. The scheme, approved by...