VIDEO: Police probe after man found badly burned on playing field in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: PROBE: Police examine the area where the man was found

12:50pm Friday 22nd August 2014

POLICE are investigating after a man was found with serious burns on playing fields in Bradford.

Family of murdered Bradford grandfather appeal for help to catch killers on second anniversary of his death

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: MURDERED: Clement Desmier

8:32am Friday 22nd August 2014

THE family of murdered Bradford grandfather, Clement 'Butch' Desmier, has made a fresh plea for information to find his killers on the second anniversary of his death.

Four new Bradford swimming pool sites unveiled as axe still hangs over baths

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:01am Friday 22nd August 2014

FAVOURED sites for new swimming pools across Bradford can be revealed today as a month-long public consultation starts next week over the Council's controversial plans.

Zutons and The Coral front men to form 'superband' at Bingley Music Live in homage to record label boss Alan Wills

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: TRIBUTE: The Zutons playing at Bingley Music Live in 2009

5:19pm Friday 22nd August 2014

MEMBERS of two of the top indie bands of the noughties will form a supergroup at Bingley Music Live to honour the man who helped them find fame.

Homes in Bradford evacuated over gas blast fears

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Cat rescued from tree

10:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

A PREGNANT woman, children and homeowners were evacuated from their homes in Bradford due to fears of a major gas explosion early today.

VIDEO: Range Rover burst into flames on way to Bradford car dealer

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

2:32pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A Range Rover burst into flames while being delivered to a Bradford motor dealer and was burned out.

Police and firefighters called out to fire at children's home

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Burning towel caused kitchen fire

11:15am Friday 22nd August 2014

POLICE and firefighters were sent to a children's home in Allerton, Bradford, last night after a sofa was set alight.

Bradford restaurants bid to win Curry Capital title for fourth time

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The Curry Capital battle begins for Zaara's Harry Khinda

7:01am Friday 22nd August 2014

FOOD fans have voted for the four top restaurants they hope will help Bradford keep its Curry Capital of Britain title for the fourth year running.

Housing group axes Bradford training centre

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Accent Housing trainees at work

6:32am Friday 22nd August 2014

A HOUSING association's training and employment service which has served 9,300 young people across the Bradford district has closed due to worsening results.

Fans urged by police to make City's cup clash with Leeds a sporting occasion to remember

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: FLASHBACK: City's Michael Flynn lines up for his shot before scoring in the 2011 League Cup clash against Leeds

7:11pm Friday 22nd August 2014

POLICE are encouraging football fans to make Bradford City's derby clash with Leeds United a sporting occasion to remember, as policing plans for the game are finalised.

Man, 56, suffered fatal injuries when he ran into path of car, Bradford inquest told

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Four-month-old baby girl died from 'unexplained' suffocation  at Bradford home, inquest told

5:49pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A MAN died from traumatic brain injuries when he ran into the path of a car as he crossed a busy Bradford road in the wrong place, an inquest has heard.

Bradford Bronte Rotary Club president Dave West tackles 188-mile charity hike

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bradford Bronte Rotary Club president Dave West prepares for his fundraising hike for Cancer Research UK

3:32pm Friday 22nd August 2014

THE president of a Rotary club is preparing for a two-week fundraising hike.

Bradford Council right to refuse taxi plan, says government inspector

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bradford Council right to refuse taxi plan, says government inspector

12:58pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A GOVERNMENT inspector has decided Bradford Council was right to refuse a planned taxi booking office in Lidget Green.

New defibrillator kit for Silsden community centre

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: With the defibrillator installed at Gloucester Avenue Community Centre, Silsden, are (from left) community first responder and town councillor Lawrence Walton, Incommunities housing manager Paul Holmes, Councillor Chris Atkinson, neighbourhood housing off

12:54pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A NEW defibrillator kit installed at a community centre could help save a life in future.

Man blamed the devil when he attacked his sister

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Blind and partially deaf man denies conspiracy to supply class A drugs

6:53am Friday 22nd August 2014

A SCHIZOPHRENIC man who blamed the devil when he attacked his sister and stabbed a knife into his mother's furniture, has been made the subject of a Hospital Order.

Riddlesden memorial golf day raises £1,026 for Epilepsy Action

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Philippa Cartwright, fundraising events manager for Epilepsy Action, receives a £1,026 cheque from organisers of the Riddlesden Golf Club charity event (from left) Joe Mancakas, Lida Mancakas, Angela Wysocki and Melanie Mancakas

2:08pm Friday 22nd August 2014

AN ANNUAL memorial golf day raised £1,026 for Epilepsy Action.

Old Sun pub in Haworth sold to new company

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The Old Sun Hotel, Haworth, has been sold to Hawthorn Leisure

1:38pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A HAWORTH pub has been sold to a new company as part of a major deal.

Former soldier's marathon barrel challenge heads to Bradford and Keighley

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Gavin Sandford on his marathon charity challenge

1:30pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A FORMER solider who is tackling 45 marathons in as many days to raise £100,000 for charity is due to pass through the Bradford district this weekend.

Kirklees youth worker Peter Woodhouse retires after 56 years

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: (7242087)

12:40pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A YOUTH worker is retiring after more than half a century of working with youngsters in Kirklees.

Police hunt Land Rover thieves

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: (9583257)

11:07am Friday 22nd August 2014

A LAND Rover was stolen outside an address in Halifax Road, Cullingworth, today.

VIDEO: Football team says matches may be cancelled due to horse droppings problem

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Aamir Sajad with his clear up kit required to get games on at Gain Lane Recreation ground

8:40pm Thursday 21st August 2014

THE manager of a junior league football team in Bradford is warning he may have to cancel matches due to the state of their home pitch which is regularly littered with horse manure.

Number of foreign tourists visiting Yorkshire up by 37 per cent

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Welcome to Yorkshire chief executive Gary Verity

7:45am Friday 22nd August 2014

THE number of foreign tourists visiting Yorkshire increased by 37 per cent last summer, according to figures released by Visit Britain.

One in seven Bradford workers are now self-employed

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: RAISE A GLASS: Businesswoman and beer expert Leigh Terry has opened her own brewery in Baildon

7:02am Friday 22nd August 2014

MORE than one in seven workers in Bradford are their “own boss” after a self-employment boom, new figures show.

Muslim community leader defends decision to boycott meeting with Israeli ambassador

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: BOYCOTT: Zulfi Karim, secretary of Bradford Council for Mosques, who refused to attend a meeting with the Israeli ambassador

6:43pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A MUSLIM community leader has revealed his reasons for boycotting a Bradford meeting with Israeli Ambassador Daniel Taub earlier this week, which ended up being plunged into controversy.

Late blast of summer provides city centre entertainment

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: FUN: Harley-Rose Wooding  is duck hunting

4:59pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A LATE blast of summer hit Bradford today as Centenary Square was turned into a fairground by a city charity.

People urged to get their running shoes on for the Bradford City Runs

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Sam Butterworth, sports and societies officer at Bradford University gets ready for the Bradford City run

8:23am Friday 22nd August 2014

GET on your running shoes and start training now for this year's Bradford City Runs, in aid of the Telegraph & Argus Bradford Crocus Cancer Appeal.

Live LIVE BLOG: Wait is over for Bradford pupils as GCSE results revealed

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

9:13am Thursday 21st August 2014

All the GCSE results news and results from across the Bradford district as they come in.

11 ways to go if someone tries to take your picture on results day

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: No, REALLY jump for joy

5:53pm Thursday 21st August 2014

So, it’s either going to be the best day or the worst day of your life. The last thing you really want when you’re about to open your GCSE results letter is for a T&A photographer to turn up. So how do you react?

Bradford crash leaves motorcyclist with serious injuries

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

3:07pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A MOTORCYCLIST has been taken to hospital after suffering serious injuries in a crash with a van in Whitehall Road, Scholes.

Final suspect hunted in police sting operation to catch Bradford drug dealers

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: HUNTED: The last outstanding Operation Stalebank suspect

6:02am Thursday 21st August 2014

A MAJOR police operation to tackle class A drug dealing in Bradford, which has seen jail sentences of more than 300 years handed out, has one last suspect to track down.

Police seek man who outraged public decency on Spen Valley Greenway

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: (7242087)

8:50pm Thursday 21st August 2014

POLICE hunting a man accused of outraging public decency have appealed for a witness who may be able to help their investigation to come forwards.

Boy, two, taken to hospital after blaze at Bradford house

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Cat rescued from tree

5:48pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A TWO-year-old boy had to be taken to hospital after a blaze at his Bradford home today caused by an unattended candle.

Duo led police on wild goose chase over shotgun claim

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bradford Crown Court

3:18pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A DUO sent police on a wild goose chase by making up a story about having a shotgun pointed at them, a court heard.

Teenage 'three strikes' burglar locked up for more than two years

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Nathan Webster

7:20pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A TEENAGE "three strikes" burglar who ransacked homes to make off with family treasures has been branded a menace and locked up for more than two years.

Violent Bradford convict still on the run

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: HUNTED: Escaped prisoner Ian Stirzaker

4:16pm Thursday 21st August 2014

DETECTIVES hunting for a violent Bradford prisoner who absconded from an open jail say he is still on the run.

Man accused of raping woman in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: TRIAL: The case continues at Bradford Crown Court

3:36pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A 30-YEAR-OLD man is to stand trial accused of raping a woman in the Bradford area 20 months ago.

Horse rescued from river by firefighters

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The horse with its rescuers

3:22pm Thursday 21st August 2014

LUCKY for this 14-year-old horse called Gypsy that its rescuers were able to pull it safely out of the water after it tumbled from a nearby field into the River Calder.

Man charged with burgling nursery

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Serving police officer cleared of raping a schoolgirl

3:12pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A 21-YEAR-OLD man has appeared at Bradford Crown Court on a video link from prison charged with burgling a children's day nursery.

Thief jailed for stealing 13 pallets

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Serving police officer cleared of raping a schoolgirl

3:03pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A THIEF has been jailed for six weeks for stealing 13 pallets from a health product business in Bradford.

Man is cleared of keeping a brothel

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Blind and partially deaf man denies conspiracy to supply class A drugs

3:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A MAN has today been cleared of keeping a brothel in the Bradford area.

MP demands courts take tougher stance over releasing criminals on bail

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: BENEFITS CALL: Shipley MP Philip Davies

6:32am Thursday 21st August 2014

SHIPLEY MP Philip Davies is demanding that judges slash the numbers of crooks given bail – as official figures reveal more than 1,000 criminals each week walk free before being jailed.

Body found in Russian mountains thought to be that of Ilkley hiker

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: John Stiles, of Ilkley, who disappeared while hiking in the Russian Caucasus mountains last November

5:12am Thursday 21st August 2014

A BODY believed to be that of a missing father-of-two from the district has been recovered from remote high ground in the Russian Caucausus Mountains.

Householders warned about rogue roofers

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Councillor Val Slater

5:32pm Thursday 21st August 2014

ROGUE roofers are causing misery by targeting elderly householders and persuading them to pay thousands of pounds for unnecessary or sub-standard work, West Yorkshire Trading Standards (WYTS) has warned.

VIDEO: Record attempt woman tackling 53 marathons in 53 days arrives in Bradford city centre

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Amy Hughes, who is attempting to run 53 marathons in 53 days, seen here in Bradford city centre

5:07pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

BRADFORD has played a part in a marathon runner's attempt to break a world record while raising money for a charity which helps children affected by brain tumours.

RSPCA sees trebling in numbers of dogs needing new homes in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: REHOMED: Rescued dog Freya with her new owners Robert and Julie Sutcliffe

8:02am Thursday 21st August 2014

THE number of dogs needing new homes have trebled at a Bradford's RSPCA animal centre.

Lottery cash will help rebuild lives in Little Horton

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: At the learning and well-being zone at St Oswald's Church are (front) Ian Burlinson and Fran Holgate with some of the centre users

6:34pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A LEARNING and well-being zone in a Bradford church is marking the start of a new project - thanks to a Lottery grant.

Saltaire is put on the map as starting point of new Dales walk

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: ROUTE: Chris Grogan, left, Clare Balding and Kath Doyle, of the Dales Way Association, with Sedbergh and the Howgill Fells beyond

5:50pm Thursday 21st August 2014

THE new 90-mile long distance walk, which starts in the World Heritage village of Saltaire and finishes in the market town of Appleby-in-Westmorland, has been added to the latest Ordnance Survey maps for the Yorkshire Dales.

Boost for young unemployed in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Councillor Ralph Berry, the executive member for Children and Young People's services

10:41am Thursday 21st August 2014

FIVE community projects which work to help young jobless people are to get support from Bradford Council.

What are the options after day of reckoning for GSCE students

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Ella Martin, Penny Webster, Louise Fenn and Harriet Marchesi celebrate their A-level results

5:54pm Thursday 21st August 2014

TODAY is the day of reckoning for thousands of teenagers in Bradford, who will finally reap the fruits of their labours - or not - with GCSE results.

MEP hits out over EU vacuum cleaner rules

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: CALLS: Amjad Bashir

5:40pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Householders in the Bradford area planning to buy a powerful vacuum cleaner have been warned by local MEP Amjad Bashir to act quickly before an EU ban comes into force.




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 5:15am Sat 23 Aug 14

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

- No Schools Closed Today - (link)

Bradford City Council 5:15am Sat 23 Aug 14

- No Schools Closed Today -

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