'Slimeball' paedophile found guilty of string of historic sex offences

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: ACCUSED: Neil Watkin

5:56am Saturday 1st November 2014

A “SLIMEBALL” paedophile previously jailed for sexually assaulting a ten-year-old boy has been warned to expect a “substantial” prison sentence after being found guilty of a string of historic sex offences against five boys.

Former executive of Bradford Trident admits embezzling £30,000

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Former deputy chief executive of Bradford Trident faces 49 fraud charges

6:05am Saturday 1st November 2014

A FORMER executive of a Bradford community organisation has admitted defrauding it out of more than £30,000.

Blunkett says of Any Questions at Bradford mosque: 'That was heavy!'

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:00am Saturday 1st November 2014

VETERAN politician David Blunkett appeared on Radio 4’s Any Questions programme broadcast from a Bradford mosque last night and told the audience he had never been on a “heavier” show.

Bradford has fastest take-up of new free school places for two year olds in region

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The new Carwood Primary School 2 year old facility. Manager Sylvia Ralph with young Daisy Hodgson (2).

7:16am Saturday 1st November 2014

BRADFORD has seen the fastest take up of new free school places for two year olds in Yorkshire and the Humber.

Suspended jail term for Mumtaz boss found guilty of fraud

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Gul-Nawaz Khan Akbar

5:32am Saturday 1st November 2014

THE driving force behind the Bradford-based food brand Mumtaz, who a judge said had contributed a "huge amount" to the city, has been found guilty of a £100,000 fraud.

Family's relief as child killer loses appeal against whole-life sentence

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Anwar Rosser

5:03am Saturday 1st November 2014

THE family of murdered Keighley four-year-old Riley Turner have told of their delight that his sadistic killer Anwar Rosser has lost an appeal against a sentence which will see him die behind bars.

Family appeal for return of beloved horse to take gravely ill father on his last journey

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: David, Claire, Joseph and Margaret Wilkinson with a picture of Lucy the horse who Joseph wants to pull his coffin when he passes away

6:39am Saturday 1st November 2014

A FAMILY are appealing for the return of a beloved horse to take their gravely ill father on his last journey.

Work to make former Odeon building safe enters next phase

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: PROGRESS: General view of the Odeon showing the new boarding at the rear

5:02am Saturday 1st November 2014

SCAFFOLDING is going up around the former Odeon building, as work to make the building safe enters its next phase.

Jury finds Mumtaz boss guilty of fraud

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Gul-Nawaz Khan Akbar

1:06pm Friday 31st October 2014

The driving force behind the Bradford-based food brand Mumtaz was today found guilty of a £100,000 fraud.

Child killer loses appeal against whole life jail term

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

10:34am Friday 31st October 2014

CHILD killer Anwar Rosser today lost an appeal against his full life jail term.

VIDEO: Driver 'nearly killed' as yobs hurl concrete blocks at cars

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: SHOCKED: Matwey Kozlow with the damage caused to his vehicle

6:32am Friday 31st October 2014

A SHOCKED motorist has warned someone could have been killed by a gang of youths who threw concrete blocks and lumps of metal at passing cars.

Gunman who shot young mum in Bradford convicted of wounding but acquitted of attempted murder

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: GUILTY: Ann-Marie Pulford who was found guilty of assisting an offender

6:02pm Friday 31st October 2014

A GUNMAN who fired at a young mum at her home was today found guilty by a Bradford Crown Court jury of wounding with intent but acquitted of attempted murder.

Inquest opens into Bradford family murder tragedy

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A family photograph

4:27pm Friday 31st October 2014

INQUESTS into the murders and suicide deaths of a Bradford family-of-four have opened and been adjourned giving time for police to complete their investigations.

Bradford enjoys warmest Halloween on record

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

1:18pm Friday 31st October 2014

BRADFORD has experienced its warmest Halloween on record.

Man arrested on suspicion of Wibsey assault after CCTV appeal

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

11:49am Friday 31st October 2014

An 18-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a street attack in Bradford that left a man with a bleed on the brain.

Firework posted through letter box starts house fire

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Burning towel caused kitchen fire

9:50am Friday 31st October 2014

FIREFIGHTERS have issued further warnings about the dangers of fireworks after a firework posted through a letter box started a house fire.

Man accused of stabbing party-goer to death appears in court

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Marek Benak

6:21am Friday 31st October 2014

A MAN accused of stabbing a party-goer to death in Bradford appeared in court yesterday.

VIDEO: Fears that grooming victims are too ashamed to seek help in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:00am Friday 31st October 2014

POLICE admit they are "worried" that they know of only one Asian girl, among a total of 54 children, currently regarded as being at high risk from sexual exploitation in Bradford.

Inquests due to open today into deaths of Bradford family-of-four

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A family photograph

5:14am Friday 31st October 2014

INQUESTS were due to open today into the deaths of a Bradford family-of-four.

Police make appeal to find supermarket checkout thief

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: (12167772)

11:30am Friday 31st October 2014

POLICE have issued a picture of this woman who was caught on camera taking money from a self service checkout in Asda in Shipley.

University student on trial accused of rape

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bradford Crown Court

5:32am Friday 31st October 2014

A UNIVERSITY student has gone on trial in Bradford accused of rape, attempted rape and sexual assault.

Broken down vehicle leads to traffic delays on M62

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Police are appealing for information about the M62 crash

8:54am Friday 31st October 2014

A BROKEN down vehicle has led to traffic delays on the junction between the M62 and the M606 this morning. An eastbound lane has been closed on the motorway between junctions 26 and 27. The breakdown happened shortly after 7.30am, and traffic conditions have been described as "severe."

Further delays expected for demolition of former B&B headquarters

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: EMPTY: The former Bradford and Bingley headquarters

6:47am Friday 31st October 2014

HOARDINGS are finally going up around the old Bradford and Bingley headquarters in preparation for demolition, but now details have emerged of further delays due to "sporadic" asbestos and other complications.

Care home in Bradford given deadline to improve

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: (7242087)

5:30pm Friday 31st October 2014

A BRADFORD care home with too few qualified staff and where those on duty did "not always treat people with dignity and respect" has been given a deadline to improve.

Granddad now too young at 63 for Bradford Bulls concessionary tickets

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: MIFFED: Bulls' fan Geoff Bentley on his 63rd birthday

8:02am Friday 31st October 2014

A GRANDDAD has complained he is now too young for a Bradford Bulls concession ticket due to changes made by the club.

College's training helps job hunters

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

12:53pm Friday 31st October 2014

BOWLING College took part in a day of celebration for all the people who have found work or improved their chances of finding a job thanks to their training at the college.

Conkers help in wartime learning

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

12:48pm Friday 31st October 2014

CHILDREN who collected 1,000 conkers when they were learning about the First World War have been turning them into jewellery and models.

Hospital reports female mutilation

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

12:30pm Friday 31st October 2014

UP TO five cases of female genital mutilation were disclosed to Bradford’s Hospital Trust last month.

Police to launch firearms amnesty

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

12:27pm Friday 31st October 2014

NORTH Yorkshire Police want people with illegally held guns and ammunition to hand them in during an amnesty fortnight.

Haunting tour fun with Ghostbuster

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

12:24pm Friday 31st October 2014

ONE visitor to a spook-filled event in Bradford’s Bolling Hall tonight will be fully prepared for the terror that awaits.

Pre-strike alarms warning

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

12:20pm Friday 31st October 2014

AS the longest period of strike action in the ongoing firefighters’ dispute starts today, bosses at West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service have revealed that false alarm calls have been a “real burden” during previous walkouts.

Top produce in market

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

12:16pm Friday 31st October 2014

BUY some of Yorkshire’s best produce at a market held in Saltaire on Saturday, November 8. The monthly Saltaire Local Produce Market will feature numerous stalls offering an array of foods from the region. The market is free entry and will be held at the Exhibition Road car park from 10am to 3pm.

Bronte museum setting for novel

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

12:14pm Friday 31st October 2014

HAWORTH’S famous Bronte Parsonage Museum features in a newly-published novel.

Have your say on new bus plan for city

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bus passenger numbers have risen by 100,000 – five per cent – year on year across the region

12:11pm Friday 31st October 2014

PEOPLE will be able to give their opinions on a possible new bus for Bradford when it goes on show in the city tomorrow.

Judge praises city on final day at court

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

12:08pm Friday 31st October 2014

A BRADFORD Crown Court judge paid tribute to his colleagues and the city as he completed his final day in court.

Join in clean-up at beauty spot

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

12:05pm Friday 31st October 2014

VOLUNTEERS are being sought for a work party tomorrow to help improve the Hirst Wood community beauty spot in Shipley.

Bonfire and fireworks to make return

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

12:02pm Friday 31st October 2014

AN ANNUAL bonfire and fireworks display takes place at Riddlesden on Saturday, November 8.

Snake rattle and roll down at the pub

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

11:58am Friday 31st October 2014

SNAKES alive! Halloween at Skipton’s Castle Inn promises to be a horrific affair.

Presenter to go backstage for TV show

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

11:54am Friday 31st October 2014

ALAN Titchmarsh has gone behind the walls of Buckingham Palace for a new show about its gardens.

Tapping into success

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

11:51am Friday 31st October 2014

THESE talented dancers have been selected to try for scholarships after passing their exams with distinction.

Movie club pushes back screenings

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Members of Keighley Film Club

11:47am Friday 31st October 2014

KEIGHLEY Film Club has announced a new day for its monthly screenings.

Birthday gift for charity

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

11:45am Friday 31st October 2014

A WOMAN has raised £200 for Macmillan Cancer Support by asking for donations instead of gifts at her 90th birthday party.

'Bedroom tax' stays to next parliament

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

11:43am Friday 31st October 2014

THE ‘bedroom tax’ will survive into the next parliament, after the Conservatives killed off a Bill that would effectively scrap it.

Alzheimer's Society host Fifties night

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

11:40am Friday 31st October 2014

MUSIC from the fabulous Fifties is roaring back to Bradford for a spectacular night to raise funds for the Alzheimer’s Society.

Shop backs cardiac risk campaign

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

11:37am Friday 31st October 2014

STAFF at the Gomersal branch of McColl’s will be getting into the Hallowe’en spirit today as part of a national campaign to reduce heart conditions affecting young people.

Prison sentence for cannabis producer

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

11:34am Friday 31st October 2014

A 31-YEAR-OLD man has been jailed for 21 months for the production of cannabis at two sites in Bradford.

Trial date set for murder charge

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

11:32am Friday 31st October 2014

THE trial date of a 34-year-old man accused of murder and attempted murder has been set.

Teen faces theft charge

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

11:29am Friday 31st October 2014

A TEENAGER has been charged with theft from a motor vehicle after he and two others were arrested in the Woodcot Avenue area of Baildon on Tuesday night.

Young writer gets a bird's eye view

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

11:26am Friday 31st October 2014

A MEMBER of the Bradford Actionnaires – an activity club for blind and partially-sighted children – has received VIP treatment aboard the London Eye after winning a national writing competition.

'Open up the debate so that all are involved

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

11:22am Friday 31st October 2014

EVERYONE has to take ownership of concerns around sexual exploitation of girls and young women, according to a Bradford community leader who is chairing a one-day Muslim Women’s consultation on the issue today.




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 9:43am Sat 1 Nov 14

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

- No Schools Closed Today - (link)

Bradford City Council 9:43am Sat 1 Nov 14

- No Schools Closed Today -

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