Police are appealing for witnesses after reports of gun incidents in Bradford city centre

Police investigating two incidents in Bradford City Centre where a gun was reported to be involved are appealing for witnesses. At about 7.33pm on Saturday,...

Middlesbrough Mela Recieves Funding Boost

The North East multi-cultural diversity event, Middlesbrough Mela, has received further funding from Arts Council England. The new funding will be used to set up...

Airedale Hospital to Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Airedale Hospital will celebrate its 50th anniversary next week, in the same week of the NHS' 72nd birthday. Hospital staff will be marking the occasion...

Darlington Officers Issue Over £8k of Fines for Littering

Fines of more than £8,200 have been issued for fly-tipping and littering offences across Darlington in the past month. Civic Enforcement Officers, from Darlington Borough...

Pavement Extensions in Newcastle for Non-Essential Shops

Applications from Pubs, restaurants and cafes in Newcastle to use more outside space has been fast-tracked as the council supports the re-opening of more...

Kirklees Tennants and Leaseholders Sought for Questionnaire

Kirklees Neighbourhood Housing (KNH) want local residents to take part in an online questionnaire about their local communities and to have their say on...

Bradford: Stay Alert as COVID Cases Rise

Bradford residents are being urged by health experts to stay alert to COVID-19 and to follow government safety guidelines after a rise in cases. Increasing...

Bradford Professor Joins Pharmacy Chains to Ease BAME COVID Risk

Two major pharmacy chains, Lloyds Pharmacy and Well Pharmacy are working with Professor Mahendra Patel of the University of Bradford to mitigate the Covid-19...

Pupil’s Artwork Needed to Complete Middlesbrough Book

Children in Middlesbrough are being asked to contribute artwork which will feature in a published story about the lockdown. The competition, run by Middlesbrough Reads,...

History Made As Stockton Appoints Its First BAME Mayor

By Grahame Anderson Stockton on Tees has appointed its first Mayor from an Asian Background in Councillor Mohammed Javed. The popular local figure was officially installed...