VIDEO: Police called to reports of £50,000 gunpoint robbery in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A police cordon in Buck Street after reports of a robbery

5:17pm Monday 1st September 2014

DETECTIVES are hunting a man after an alleged £50,000 gunpoint robbery in Bradford.

UPDATED: Man critical in hospital after assault in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

11:17am Monday 1st September 2014

POLICE have cordoned off part of Hollybank Road, Great Horton, after an assault.

28 men arrested in Keighley grooming gang probe

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:00am Monday 1st September 2014

NEARLY 30 men have been arrested as police in Keighley investigate claims of child sexual exploitation by an alleged grooming gang.

Buyers 'priced out' of homes market as wages fail to keep up in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:00am Monday 1st September 2014

SERIOUS concerns over the affordability of housing in Bradford emerged today following the release of research which reveals a widening gap between property prices and earnings in the city.

Bradford man charged with sale of so-called 'legal highs'

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bradford and Keighley Magistrates' Court

12:01pm Monday 1st September 2014

A BRADFORD man is due to appear before Magistrates tomorrow after being charged with a number of offences relating to the sale of so-called 'legal highs'.

10 of Bradford's coolest Ice Bucket Challenges

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:50pm Monday 1st September 2014

With the Ice Bucket Challenge craze sweeping the nation, Bradford celebrities, teams and businesses have got involved to help raise money for charities. Here are just a few of the Bradford's best drenchings...

VIDEO: Loose horses cause problems for families using a Bradford park

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Abdul Rasaq, a local resident, with Cllr Mohammed Shafiq and resident Mansha Iqbal, with horse droppings left in Bradford Moor Park

6:21pm Monday 1st September 2014

FAMILIES using a Bradford park are having to contend with loose horses and their droppings, a worried councillor has said.

CCTV image released after ticket collector is threatened at Bradford Forster Square

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A CCTV image released by police

12:11pm Monday 1st September 2014

POLICE have released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to after a ticket collector at Bradford Forster Square train station was abused and threatened.

Bradford mum raises awareness of teenage daughter's little-known condition

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: RARE: Shelby Clough, 16, who suffers from the little-known condition familial periodic hypokalemic paralysis, with her mother Joanne

6:32am Monday 1st September 2014

WHEN Shelby Clough fell out of bed one morning her mum thought it was a prank to avoid school - but it turned out to be a sinister sign of a rare genetic illness that now rules the teenager's world.

Campaigners issue call to arms to save Bingley's swimming pool

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: UNDER THREAT: Bingley  Pool

5:32am Monday 1st September 2014

SAVE Bingley swimming pool campaigners are urging people to sign up and be counted when a Bradford Council consultation roadshow rolls into town on Wednesday.

Man accused of beating up Bradford West MP George Galloway appears in court

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bradford West MP George Galloway

4:44pm Monday 1st September 2014

A man accused of beating up controversial MP George Galloway has been remanded in custody.

Bradford man fished out of canal after trying to flee from police

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Police warning after thefts in car parks

2:17pm Monday 1st September 2014

A BRADFORD man had to be fished out of the canal in Brighouse early this morning after trying to flee from police in what officers believe to be a stolen van.

Man hunted by police after two fuel thefts from Bradford supermarket

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

12:13pm Monday 1st September 2014

A MAN is being hunted by police in connection with two fuel thefts within six days from a Bradford supermarket.

Brewery's success leads to expansion plans

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: BREWING UP: Tony Gartland, of Saltaire Brewery, who wants to expand its operations

5:02am Monday 1st September 2014

BOOMING Saltaire Brewery hopes to build on its success by creating a brand new canal-side bar and also expanding its production space by 30 per cent.

Road crashes causing death and serious injury in Bradford district fall by half in a decade

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: ROAD SAFETY: Bradford Council highways officer Simon D'Vali and Cllr Val Slater outside Sandy Lane Primary School where traffic calming measures have been installed

6:48am Monday 1st September 2014

THE number of road deaths in Bradford halved between 2002 and 2013, new figures have revealed.

Thousands of Bradford families to benefit from free care for two-year-olds

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The new Carwood Primary School facility for two-year-olds. Manager Sylvia Ralph with young Daisy Hodgson, aged two

6:40pm Monday 1st September 2014

THOUSANDS of families across the district will benefit from a Government scheme to provide more free care to two-year-olds, which will be expanded this week.

Badly-injured dad, 43, complains to CPS after wounding charge dropped over brawl

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: AGGRIEVED: David Tait and his wife Marcia

7:02am Monday 1st September 2014

A DAD who suffered fractures to his nose, cheek and eye socket during a brawl with a man half his age whom he accused of verbally abusing his teenage daughter said he has lost his faith in the justice system after a wounding charge was dropped by prosecutors.

Urgent action taken to improve children's nursery in Keighley following watchdog's highly-critical report

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: CRITICISED: Keighley Community Nursery

6:47am Monday 1st September 2014

ENFORCEMENT action has been taken against a children's nursery in Keighley by education inspectors after a series of failing were uncovered.

Shipley MP will not defect to UKIP despite agreeing with many policies

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Shipley MP Philip Davies

8:51pm Monday 1st September 2014

SHIPLEY MP Philip Davies says he will not be defecting to UKIP, despite the fact he agrees with nearly everything they say.

Former Bradford detective Chris Binns conquers all 214 of Wainwright's Lakeland Mountains

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

4:29pm Monday 1st September 2014

A RETIRED Bradford detective has fulfilled a lifetime ambition by climbing all of Wainright's 214 Lakeland mountains.

Cat rescue centre appeals for help after vet bills for injured kitten top £1,000

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Eric the injured cat with Jennie Ward, one of 15 volunteers at the Bradford Cat Watch Rescue Centre.

4:16pm Monday 1st September 2014

A BRADFORD cat rescue centre is appealing for volunteers and donations after vet bills for a single kitten topped the £1,000 mark last month.

VIDEO: Refugees say 'thank you' Bradford with a city centre clean-up

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: GIVING BACK: The start of the Thank U project  clean-up by refugees and asylum seekers in Centenary Square, Bradford

10:32am Sunday 31st August 2014

MORE THAN 100 refugees and asylum seekers filled a skip with rubbish during a litter pick through Bradford as a thank you for the district's hospitality.

Time to enter Bronte Mountain Bike Challenge in aid of Manorlands hospice

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Andrew Wood

5:01pm Monday 1st September 2014

ORGANISERS of the tenth annual Bronte Mountain Bike Challenge are calling on mountain bike and cyclo cross riders of all abilities to take part.

New exhibition tells how East Riddlesden Hall was saved from demolition

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

2:25pm Monday 1st September 2014

VISITORS to East Riddlesden Hall can discover how it was rescued from demolition in the 1930s.

VIDEO AND GALLERY: Electro-pop wizards the Pet Shop Boys put on spectacular Bingley Music Live show

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

11:51pm Sunday 31st August 2014

MANY revellers played it safe at Bingley Music Live today with the festival ‘uniform’ of Hunter wellies.

Child grooming probe in Keighley leads to nearly 30 arrests

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Councillor Ralph Berry

5:32am Monday 1st September 2014

NEARLY 30 men have been arrested as police in Keighley investigate child sexual exploitation cases by an alleged grooming gang.

Baildon full town council meeting

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

9:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

THE next meeting of Baildon full town council will be on Monday, September 8 at 7.30pm. Meetings take place at the Baildon Community Link on Cliffe Avenue. Contact the Clerk for more information on: 01274593169.

Bradford woman to shave hair to raise funds for cancer charities

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

8:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

HAIRSTYLIST Lynn Gill is shaving off all her hair this Wednesday at Marios in Kirkgate to raise funds for cancer charities.

Oakenshaw Residents’ Association meeting

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

8:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

A RESIDENTS’ group in Bradford is holding its annual general meeting this month.

Clayton Parish Council meeting

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

7:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

CLAYTON Parish Council will stage its next meeting on Thursday, September 18.

Dementia Friends session at Shipley Library

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

7:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

COUNCIL wardens and police officers will attend a Dementia Friends session on Thursday from 9.30am-10.30am at Shipley Library. To book a place, call Paula Truman on 01274 437146.

Neighbourhood meeting to be held in Braithwaite

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

7:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

A NEIGHBOURHOOD meeting will be held at the Keith Thompson Centre in Braithwaite on Tuesday evening (September 9).

Speed cameras will be monitoring motorists in Bradford, Brighouse, Queensbury, Birkenshaw and Cleckheaton

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

6:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

WEST Yorkshire Police speed cameras will be monitoring motorists across the district this week.

Become an entrepreneur at Bradford Moor women’s bazaar

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

6:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

TAKE your steps to becoming an entrepreneur by attending a women’s bazaar.

Saltaire on show as part of two walks

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

6:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

BACKYARDS, gardens and allotments in Saltaire will be on show as part of two walks around the town.

Wizard of Oz theme at a workshop in Saltaire

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

6:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

CREATIVE kids can make sculptures with a Wizard of Oz theme at a workshop in Saltaire.

Table top and craft fair at Farsley

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

5:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

FRIENDS of St John’s are holding a table top and craft fair at Church Hall, New Street, Farsley on Saturday, September 13, 9 to 12.15pm. Details telephone 0113 2290704. Refreshments, free entry.

Eccleshill’s Christmas lights switch-on volunteers wanted

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

5:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

VOLUNTEERS are wanted to help plan Eccleshill’s Christmas lights switch-on.

Yorkshire Police officers achieve 98 per cent pass rate in fitness bleep tests

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

4:40pm Monday 1st September 2014

WEST Yorkshire Police officers achieved a 98 per cent pass rate in fitness bleep tests, figures reveal.

Bella Gaffney performs at Top Folk Club, Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

4:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

SINGER songwriter Bella Gaffney performs at The Castle pub, Grattan Road, Bradford, this Friday from 8.30pm.

Wacky Scarecrow Walk in Baildon

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

3:41pm Monday 1st September 2014

THE Wacky Scarecrow Walk takes place on Saturday September 13 in Browgate, Baildon from 10am until 5pm. For more information contact Baildon in Bloom Walkjan.pollardaj@gmail.com

Man, 39, charged over George Galloway street attack

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: INJURED: George Galloway

9:56am Sunday 31st August 2014

A 39-year-old man will appear in court tomorrow charged with a religiously aggravated assault on Bradford West MP George Galloway who was left battered and bruised in an alleged street attack.

Kettle boiling dry causes house blaze in Brighouse

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

9:59am Sunday 31st August 2014

A HOUSE under renovation was badly damaged in a fire late last night.

Morrisons' plans for a convenience store in Clayton meet protests

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: PROTEST: Campaigner Phyllis Fletcher with the petition next to the site Morrisons is hoping to develop in Clayton

4:31pm Sunday 31st August 2014

PLANS by supermarket giant Morrisons to build a convenience store on a vacant site in Clayton, Bradford, have met opposition from traders and residents.

Community rallies round in memory of tragic Lily, six

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: FUNDRAISER: At the event to raise money in Lily's memory are, (from left), Sharon Bailey, one of the organisers, Lily's dad Jack Davis, and Lily's grandmother Jackie Davis

11:47am Sunday 31st August 2014

A BRADFORD community got together on Saturday in memory of a little girl, tragically killed in a road accident, and to raise money for the medics who tried to save her.

Project starts to help over 50s stave off health risks of isolation

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: INVITE: Sharon Rushworth (second from right), with members of Connect Club. Picture by John Sargent

8:02pm Sunday 31st August 2014

PEOPLE who have found themselves isolated once they hit 50 are making new friends through a social project in Bradford.

World heritage site residents cry foul over 'incongruous' lamppost

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: CRITICISM: Francis Cafferty, of Saltaire Preservation Society, by the heavily criticised lamppost

6:02pm Sunday 31st August 2014

A STREET lamp which suddenly appeared in the heart of Saltaire World Heritage Site has sparked a flood of criticism for its ill-fitting design.

Mum feels 'let down' over care for mentally-ill son

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: DETAINED: Lynfield Mount Hospital, Bradford, where Cameron Hussain was treated

7:32pm Sunday 31st August 2014

THE mother of a schizophrenic who was sectioned after attacking his sister says she feels "let down" by the authorities after they refused her requests to detain him earlier.

Thousands flock to first Brighouse Canal, Beer and Music Festival

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: FESTIVAL: Pauline Mapplebeck (left) and Margaret Atkinson don the traditional clothing of barge women

4:32pm Sunday 31st August 2014

THOUSANDS of people took advantage of the first Brighouse Canal, Beer and Music Festival at the weekend - the latest event to put the town on the map.

Horse sanctuary stalwart and dedicated scout leader latest nominees in T&A community stars awards

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: NOMIN-ATED: Dianne French, volunteer at the Roleyst-one horse sanctuary in Wrose

2:32pm Sunday 31st August 2014

TWO "unsung heroes" who go the extra mile to support voluntary groups are the latest nominees in this year's Telegraph & Argus Community Stars Awards.




Bradford school closures

- All PTS services are currently fully operational. Please check the status of other school bus services in particular Mybus - (link)

Bradford City Council 1:34am Tue 2 Sep 14

- There are currently no known problems with the PTS bus service -

(Full Closure) St Matthew's Catholic Primary School (link)

Bradford City Council 12:47pm Mon 1 Sep 14

School is closed to all pupils on Tuesday due to health and safety issues with roofing work and major flooding during…

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