WHEN Andrew Montague crosses the Atlantic it will earn him a place in the Guinness Book of Records - Andrew is only 19 and his ship is a mere flat pack plywood boat.
KEIGHLEY Crusaders launch their rugby union campaign tomorrow (Saturday) with high hopes of a millennium blockbuster.
AUSSIE Matthew Pinniger and a host of young cricketing talent is to take on Yorkshire CC's young stars on Sunday.
KEIGHLEY'S chances of promotion to the Bradford League's top slight slipped with a defiant late stand from Hartshead Moor.
OAKWORTH are poised and ready to pounce if league leaders Embsay slip up in the final two weekends of the season.
THE pride of the Craven League took on top stars from the Bradford Central League to raise money for Manorlands.
KILNSEY'S last show of the 20th Century was hailed a success by its organisers, with favourable weather adding to a relaxed atmosphere among strong competition.
A Haworth, Cross Roads and Stanbury parish council has been given the go-ahead.
A CORONER is to recommend action on water flowing on to the A660 Leeds Road from Otley Chevin after a fatal car accident earlier this year.
CHIEF constable David Kenworthy has hit back at his critics, saying the new force structure is working and staff are in good spirits.
Yorkshire played some rousing cricket to build up an 87 lead over Kent at North Marine Road yesterday and they then fought tooth and nail in the field to claw their way into position from which they should gain their eighth win of the season today.
Bradford City winger Lee Sharpe has been given the all-clear after a scan on his injured ankle, although he is set to travel to Lilleshall this week as part of his recovery.
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DRIVERS who ignore 'no turning' signs at Otley's Manor Square junction face £20 on-the-spot fines.
Local publicans are giving a thumbs up to a campaign to reform UK licensing laws to take pubs into the new millennium.
A GIGGLESWICK family have been reunited with their missing dog, which they believe was kidnapped.
THE future of troubled Horsforth Museum is secure until the dawn of the new millennium -- but financial troubles still loom for the popular community attraction.
FORMER tour golf professional Allan Shutt is bracing himself for one of the toughest marathon runs in the world.
So here we are top of the table and confirmed as the winners of the Minor Premiership.
Hospital food has been the unfair butt of many a music hall joke for generations.
There will be an air of sadness hanging over Denholme this weekend with the final closure of St Paul's Anglican Church, affectionately known as the Minster on the Hill.
The Bulls shattered the Super League crowd record at Odsal last night and then immediately set their sights on surpassing it.
A MINIBUS appeal will be launched in Otley on Saturday at a special coffee morning for the town's umbrella group for older people.
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CRAVEN couples hoping to have millennium babies may have got their sums wrong according to hospital chiefs.
A man has hit out at Bradford Council's response to claims that it ignored warnings about potential problems with the Aire Valley sewer.
Revellers across the district face a Millennium whammy because hundreds of cabbies have decided to double fares between Christmas and New Year.
A NEW history of Skipton to coincide with the opening of the town's Millennium Walk is nearing completion.
Keighley police are to tackle "inconsiderate and lazy parking" outside schools.
THERE were all the usual thrills and spills as Hebden Sports celebrated another successful event on Monday.
DEVELOPERS hoping to build a multi-million pound Sainsbury's supermarket at the site of the fire station in Otley could face competition from another company.
WEST Park Bramhope's Kiwi Ralph Bennett (pictured right) returned home this week after four years at the club.
In the noisiest, unfriendliest part of London, a little oasis is forever Yorkshire.
SUE WARD retraces the steps of her childhood, and discovers little has changed on this particular section of the south coast
Police hunting the killer of former Keighley woman Yvonne O'Brien have widened their hunt from the holiday island of Majorca to mainland Spain.
The mother of one of two girls who drowned in the River Wharfe spoke today about her devastation at a decision not to challenge the sentence which allowed the woman convicted over the deaths to walk free.
A teenage girl who stepped in front of a moving car was "buzzing'' after taking drugs during a night out with friends, an inquest heard.
A man who steered the Walter Burgess Ford dealership to success - went to work on his 90th birthday.
OTLEY is set to benefit from a new woodland at the edge of the town to celebrate the new millennium.
MILLENNIUM eve party goers had better dig deep into their pockets if they are expecting to pay for a taxi to transport them to and from events.
TWO cattle died when the truck taking them to be slaughtered overturned at the Hall Park roundabout in Horsforth.
THERE is a buzz in the air at Ilkley since the advent of pre-season training at the beginning of July.
A father cleared of murdering his wife, today broke a five-year silence to tell how his life has been ruined by the accusation.
The launch of a new flu drug could bring chaos to Bradford GP surgeries, a doctor has warned.
A pensioner who travelled across the world to research his family history called for action today over the "disgusting'' state of a cemetery where his relatives are buried.
Junior doctors at Bradford hospitals have said they would be willing to strike as part of a national campaign for better overtime pay and conditions.
Cabbage has had a bad press historically - probably the result of too many mushy school dinners. But thanks to the current British obsession with cooking, cabbage is back in fashion.
VINTAGE car enthusiasts will be out in force on Sunday for the annual Otley Vintage Transport Extravanganza.
Hollywood star Will Smith will headline the fourth Bite The Mango film festival at Bradford's National Museum of Photography, Film and Television.
UNDER-AGE drinkers are vandalising a Horsforth park and creating hundreds of pounds worth of damage, it has been claimed.