- Jim Greenhalf, T&A Reporter
Jim Greenhalf joined the T&A in 1977 looking for a way out. Instead he was thrown into the middle of some of the biggest news stories in the UK - the Ripper, Ray Honeyford, the Bradford City fire, the Rushdie book burning - winning awards along the way. Perhaps he found what he was after.
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12:23pm Thursday 28th May 2015
2:19pm Wednesday 27th May 2015
THE next leader of the Labour Party will be elected by all the membership of the party nationally for the first time on a one person one vote system. Neither the trades unions nor the parliamentary Labour Party will have a block vote say in the matter.
1:13pm Tuesday 26th May 2015
ALL three of Bradford's new Labour MPs - Naz Shah (Bradford West), Imran Hussain (Bradford East) and Judith Cummins (Bradford South) - will have their first major experience tomorrow of life in the bubble of Westminster politics.
3:35pm Friday 22nd May 2015
1:44pm Wednesday 13th May 2015
PAUL Hockney used to be the little big man of Bradford's civic and political life. He was Lord Mayor of Bradford during the Queen's Silver Jubilee in 1977 and until May 1984 leader of the Liberal Group - the Liberal Alliance as it became - on Bradford Council.
1:42pm Wednesday 13th May 2015
2:05pm Tuesday 12th May 2015
2:00pm Tuesday 12th May 2015
1:54pm Tuesday 12th May 2015
1:42pm Tuesday 12th May 2015
IF the £300,000 target for Bradford University's Plastic Surgery and Burns Research Unit (PSBRU) is reached - and, based on past experience, there's no reason to believe it won't be - it will bring the total amount raised for the organisation to more than £1m.
1:40pm Tuesday 12th May 2015
1:34pm Tuesday 12th May 2015
MORE than 11,000 spectators were inside Valley Parade on that strange and terrible afternoon 30 years ago. City had already secured the Third Division Championship on April 23 - St George's Day - by thrashing Cambridge United 4-0 away.
1:22pm Tuesday 12th May 2015
1:03pm Monday 11th May 2015
JASPER Carrott put his finger on it. During an interview with the Telegraph & Argus on the day of the General Election, the stand-up comic wondered if the pollsters’ forecast of a hung Parliament dominated by Labour and the SNP might turn out to be wrong.
12:50pm Monday 11th May 2015
12:40pm Monday 11th May 2015
3:42pm Friday 8th May 2015
11:55am Wednesday 6th May 2015
THE 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day this Friday should remind us that the Second World War did not end with Nazi Germany's unconditional surrender on May 8, 1945; the war in the Far East was to continue for another four months.
11:53am Wednesday 6th May 2015
FOR the British public, wars before 1914 were conflicts that occurred in far away lands, but as the First World War entered its second year, that image had already been challenged as war's reality was increasingly felt around the country.
4:09pm Friday 1st May 2015
11:59am Thursday 23rd April 2015
12:23pm Wednesday 22nd April 2015
1:10pm Monday 20th April 2015
SOPHIE Shaw from the German Church in Bradford got in touch with us about a gathering of British descendants of German pork butchers that took place in Hohenlohe, to the north-east of Stuttgart last summer.
11:52am Monday 20th April 2015
4:40pm Wednesday 15th April 2015
AN article at the back of the April issue of the City Gent fanzine the long article by John Watmough concludes with a reference to the hairstyles of contemporary professional footballers and current football pundits such as Robbie Savage and Mark Lawrenson.
12:47pm Wednesday 8th April 2015
THE 30th anniversary of the 1985 Bradford City Fire Disaster should also be the occasion for recalling the organisation of the Disaster Appeal trust fund which in ten months distributed more than £3.5m to more than 300 people without any public controversy.
11:23am Wednesday 8th April 2015
SINCE retiring as one of the country's leading safety consultants, Tony Holden, great grandson of 19th century industrialist Sir Isaac Holden and radical Liberal MP, has compiled and written Sir Isaac's biography.
5:12pm Thursday 2nd April 2015
DAIRY farmers in West and North Yorkshire - nearly 600 of them altogether - will be wondering what the latest decision by the European Union is likely to mean for their future in the production of milk and other dairy products.
4:47pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
IN September 1961, the glittering Mecca Locarno Ballroom opened on Manningham Lane. It was to be the venue where BBC television filmed some of its Come Dancing programmes and where in 1963 John Schlesinger filmed part of Billy Liar.
4:42pm Wednesday 1st April 2015
FOUR years ago, an Australian television company in Sydney, investigating the fate of Australian soldiers on the battlefields of World war 1, found in the attic of a French farmhouse a hidden store of glass plate negative photographs of Australian and British soldiers.
7:31am Monday 30th March 2015
6:05pm Friday 27th March 2015
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12:22pm Wednesday 25th March 2015
TWENTY-seven years ago Bradford Council's ruling Labour Group lost power to the Conservatives because Labour councillors were seriously divided on the pressing matter of what to do about the increasing incursions of illegal travellers and the mess they left behind.
3:25pm Wednesday 18th March 2015
5:18pm Wednesday 11th March 2015
5:13pm Wednesday 11th March 2015
5:37pm Wednesday 4th March 2015
DAVID Hockney's A Bounce for Bradford picture, published by the T&A in March, 1987, was designed specifically in support of the Bradford's Bouncing Back campaign, which bounced along from November 1986 to September 1988.
5:35pm Wednesday 4th March 2015
EXCERPTS of the Second World War diary of Bradford soldier George Castel, who served in North Africa with the Royal Army Service Corps until captured in 1942, have been sent to the T&A by his grandson Mark Townsend.
7:00am Sunday 1st March 2015
1:30pm Friday 27th February 2015
1:20pm Friday 27th February 2015
6:00am Tuesday 3rd March 2015
12:30pm Friday 27th February 2015
12:34pm Wednesday 25th February 2015
12:28pm Wednesday 25th February 2015
5:03am Wednesday 25th February 2015
6:44pm Friday 20th February 2015
6:20pm Friday 20th February 2015