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Autism charity needs to expand due to demand

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Chief executive Zen Malik with service users and volunteers at Bradford Autism Support

7:32am Monday 2nd March 2015

A CITY centre charity needs to expand to cater for the growing number of children across Bradford being diagnosed with some form of autism.

Bradford City warns fans no FA Cup tickets will go on general sale tomorrow

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

10:48am Sunday 1st March 2015

BRADFORD City bosses have said any remaining tickets for Saturday's FA Cup quarter-final clash against Reading will now not go on general sale tomorrow as originally planned.

Racist abuse led to brawl on train in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

9:07am Sunday 1st March 2015

POLICE are investigating a racially-aggravated incident which led to a fight on a Bradford-bound train.

House damaged by burning clothes

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

8:48am Sunday 1st March 2015

A HOUSE was left badly smoke-damaged after a pile of clothes caught fire after being left on top on an electric cooker last night.

Bus and van in crash in Baildon

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The scene of the crash in Baildon

8:42am Sunday 1st March 2015

A BUS and a van were involved in a crash at a busy roundabout in Baildon on Saturday.

Car destroyed in arson attack in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

8:31am Sunday 1st March 2015

ARSONISTS destroyed a car outside a house in Bradford early today.

Driver in parking penalty battle at Bradford retail park

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Garry Mahon with the £85 parking charge which he says was issued in error at Forster Square Retail Park

5:32am Saturday 28th February 2015

A DRIVER has been locked in a battle with a car parking company after being sent a penalty notice for a time when he claims his car was not there.

FA Cup back in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Guy Mason, Morrisons' head of corporate affairs, with the FA Cup in Bradford

5:28pm Friday 27th February 2015

THE FA Cup was back in Bradford today, helping to raise more than £200 for Sue Ryder care.

Police called to investigate as Bradford Councillor Naveeda Ikram claims she is smear campaign victim

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Cllr Naveeda Ikram, a former Lord Mayor of Bradford

5:24pm Thursday 26th February 2015

A LABOUR councillor and former Lord Mayor has denied making disparaging remarks about a fellow candidate in the Bradford West election campaign.

Anti-bloodsport campaigner fined for disrupting grouse shoot

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Luke Steele, 25, who was fined by magistrates in Bradford for disrupting a grouse shoot

3:58pm Tuesday 24th February 2015

AN ANTI-BLOODSPORTS campaigner has been fined by magistrates after admitting he disrupted grouse shooting on Bingley and Morton Moor.

VIDEO: Disabled cyclists find an eye-catching way to tell drivers to keep their distance

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Cyclists at the end of their ride outside Cartwright Hall in Lister Park

6:07am Monday 16th February 2015

A BRADFORD artist has teamed up with an inclusive cycling club to highlight how much space riders need when out on the roads.

'Overwhelming majority' of people against plans to demolish Eldwick Church, objectors claim

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Eldwick Church is under threat from developers this picture shows local historian Alan Mirfield outside the church who is in dispute with them.

5:24am Monday 16th February 2015

AN "overwhelming majority" of people are against plans to demolish Eldwick Church following a public meeting to discuss its future, those fighting the scheme have claimed.

Watchdog condemns standards at Shipley nursing home

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Ivy House Nursing Home in Shipley which has been branded inadequate by the Care Quality Commission

5:03am Saturday 14th February 2015

STANDARDS at a Shipley nursing home which has seen a number of residents moved out over concerns on how it is being run have been branded "inadequate" by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

'Crash for cash' insurance scam accused appear in court

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: 'Crash for cash' insurance scam accused appear in court

7:04pm Thursday 12th February 2015

FIVE people from the Bradford district will appear at Crown Court later this month accused of trying to claim nearly £170,000 by committing 'crash for cash' insurance fraud.

UPDATE: Missing Skipton man, 25, found safe

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

2:00pm Friday 13th February 2015

A 25-YEAR-OLD Skipton man has been found safe and well, police said today.

Police help deaf children with futsal scheme

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Police help deaf children with futsal scheme

2:57pm Thursday 12th February 2015

POLICE in Bradford are hoping youngsters get a real kick out of their latest sporting project, designed to make the force more accessible to deaf children.

VIDEO: Fears for children's safety as danger dog roams streets of Bradford suburb

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

5:03am Thursday 12th February 2015

A DANGER dog is terrorising pets in a Bradford suburb and residents say they now fear for the safety of their children.

Top BBC boss set to speak at Bradford International Film Summit

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Liz Molyneux, executive producer, who will chair the Focus on Children’s Film and TV panel at the Bradford International Film Summit

6:14am Tuesday 10th February 2015

A SENIOR BBC official is set to join an expert panel of speakers at the Bradford International Film Summit to discuss the growing potential for creating children’s film and TV.

Missing Keighley man, 57, found in Cleethorpes

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

10:18am Monday 9th February 2015

A KEIGHLEY man who had been missing since walking out of a library last Wednesday has been found safe and well, police said today.

Two car crash causes long tailbacks on M62

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

8:43am Monday 9th February 2015

MOTORISTS faced long tailbacks on the M62 towards Bradford following an accident between Chain Bar and Gildersome early today.

Nightclubs' owner submits plans for two city centre bars

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: An artist's impression of the proposed Brewhaus bar in Morley Street

6:50am Monday 9th February 2015

THE owners of two Bradford nightclubs have applied to open a further two adjoining bars in a prominent city centre building.

Second Colours Carnival will raise cash for Crocus Appeal

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Members of the University of Bradford Archery Club, (from left), Dean Dowling, Imran Khan, Shelly Hurst, and Gemma Jackson held a 'come and try' session at last year's inaugural Colours Carnival

2:02pm Sunday 8th February 2015

STUDENTS at the University of Bradford are set to make a colourful contribution to the Telegraph & Argus Bradford Crocus Cancer Appeal by holding a community carnival later this month.

Terminally-ill cancer patient died of overdose, inquest told

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

5:07pm Friday 6th February 2015

A WOMAN with terminal cancer died after taking an overdose of prescription medication while a patient in a Bradford nursing home, an inquest heard.

Students to carry out free eye tests for homeless people

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Optometry students at Bradford University are opening up its eye clinic to cater for homeless people in the city. (LtR Karan Vyas, Holly Higgins, Krupa Mistry, and Syimir Shahrul)

8:03am Friday 6th February 2015

STUDENTS at the University of Bradford will give up their time to support homeless people in the city by offering free sight tests tomorrow.

VIDEO: Uptown Funk comes to Bradford in pals' snowy parody video

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

12:53pm Thursday 5th February 2015

A PARODY of the smash hit 'Uptown Funk' by a group from friends from across the Bradford district and beyond is causing a stir on YouTube.

VIDEO: Fancy a run in central Bradford? City leads the way with first £300,000 safe running route

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Councillor Andrew Thornton, Chris Jones the CEO of UK Athletics and Abu Saleh from Manningham Road Children's Nursery

5:03am Thursday 5th February 2015

A NEW mile-long running route designed to help people get active was officially opened in Bradford yesterday and is the first of its kind in the UK.

VIDEO: Arson attack destroys clubhouse of Bradford model boating club

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Club members Peter Nurse and Mike Hawkridge examine the damage to the club's records and documents

5:51am Tuesday 3rd February 2015

THE leader of a Bradford model boating club says he is "shell-shocked" after the group's clubhouse was destroyed by arsonists - the third time it has been hit by vandals in just three months.

On This Day – February 2, 2015

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: On This Day - July 28, 2014

4:00pm Monday 2nd February 2015

25 years ago: Plans for an 88-bedroom hotel on the historic St Ives Estate in Bingley were "cautiously welcomed" by the St Ives Action Group and Bingley Civic Trust, which had both bitterly opposed previous proposals by Bradford Council to sell off the land.

'Fisherman' found dead in river at Otley

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: River Wharfe

11:07pm Sunday 1st February 2015

THE body of a man, thought to be a fisherman, was pulled from the River Wharfe at Otley tonight.

Trains delayed after cherry-picker van crashes into railway bridge

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A cherry-picker van crashed into a railway bridge in Mill Lane this morning

6:22pm Sunday 1st February 2015

TRAINS in and out of Bradford Interchange were delayed this morning after a cherry-picker van crashed into a railway bridge.

On This Day – January 30, 2015

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: On This Day - July 28, 2014

11:23am Friday 30th January 2015

25 years ago: West Yorkshire Passenger Authority and Bradford Council confirmed they would be seeking government support for a £47 million plan to connect the district to the high-speed electric rail network, after an independent financial report stated running Inter-City services into Bradford would be viable.

Work to resume on unfinished cycleway between Shipley and Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Local cyclist Rhys Stead reaches the dead end of the Shipley to Bradford cycle path near Poplar Crescent.

5:27am Friday 30th January 2015

WORK on an unfinished cycle path from Shipley to Bradford that had been branded a "standing joke" by some residents is set to resume next week.

On This Day - January 29, 2015

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: On This Day - July 28, 2014

4:52pm Thursday 29th January 2015

25 years ago: Bradford City FC chairman Jack Tordoff confirmed he had accepted an offer for his 80 per cent controlling interest in the club, after agreeing a deal - thought to be worth about £840,000 - with vice-chairman Terry Fountain, finance director David Thompson, and an unnamed Manchester-based businessman.

VIDEO: Clubhouse of Bradford model boat enthusiasts vandalised for second time in three months

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Members of the Bradford Model Engineers Society - Derek Round, John Baraclough, Peter Nurse and Mike Hawkridge - who have seen their clubhouse at Bradford Moor Park broken into

5:09am Thursday 29th January 2015

A GROUP of Bradford model boat enthusiasts say they will not be beaten despite their clubhouse being targeted by vandals for the second time in just three months.

On This Day – January 28, 2015

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

3:02pm Wednesday 28th January 2015

25 years ago: The pioneering burns research unit at Bradford University - set up through public donations in memory of victims of the Bradford City fire disaster - was said to be facing closure due to a "cash crisis", plastic surgeon Paul Sharpe warned.

On This Day – January 27, 2015

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: On This Day - July 28, 2014

11:29am Tuesday 27th January 2015

25 years ago: The Bradford-based mail order shopping giant Grattan announced it was to axe a further 100 jobs, blaming high interest rates and "a downturn in sales demand", only months after 450 staff were laid off by the firm.

Arsonists torch car in early hours attack

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Firefighters free child from school railings

8:53am Tuesday 27th January 2015

ARSONISTS set fire to a car outside a house in Bradford in the early hours of this morning.

Man taken to hospital after being hit by car

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

8:52am Tuesday 27th January 2015

A PEDESTRIAN has been taken to hospital after being hit by a car in Bradford this morning.

City's synagogue council appoints first Muslim member as 'strikingly close' relations between two faiths deepen further

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: WELCOME: Above, Synagogue Council chairman Rudi Leavor (left) with Jani Rashid, the council’s first Muslim member. Left, the Synagogue in Bowland Street, Manningham

4:02am Tuesday 27th January 2015

BRADFORD'S Synagogue Council has appointed its first Muslim member as links deepen further between the two faiths.

On This Day – January 26, 2015

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: On This Day - July 28, 2014

12:29pm Monday 26th January 2015

25 years ago: Bradford hairdresser Trudy Baxter, 19, missed death by seconds after her Mini was crushed by a falling tree outside her Eccleshill home, as hurricane-force winds hit the district as part of one of the worst storms to hit Britain in the 20th century.

On This Day – January 24, 2015

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: On This Day - July 28, 2014

6:34am Saturday 24th January 2015

25 years ago: Teaching unions were claiming victory after Bradford Council chiefs appeared to ditch plans to slash pay for 500 supply staff across the district's schools by up to 50 per cent, but Tories on the authority's education committee warned the move could still go ahead.

On This Day – January 23, 2015

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: On This Day - July 28, 2014

12:34pm Friday 23rd January 2015

25 years ago: Campaigners appeared to have won their battle to persuade councillors to block a £50million development on green belt land near the M606, as Tory leaders refused permission for a 630,000sq/ft warehouse by the manufacturing firm Spring Ram, despite the promise of 1,000 local jobs.

VIDEO: Princess Royal sees some of the Bradford district's success stories

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The Princess Royal talks to staff in the CREATE team at Carers’ Resource

4:01am Friday 23rd January 2015

THE Princess Royal helped to celebrate the achievements of a work scheme, an engineering company and a charity during a visit to the district yesterday.

VIDEO: Princess Royal is given a warm welcome to the Bradford district

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

2:21pm Thursday 22nd January 2015

THE Princess Royal is in Bradford today visiting a host of organisations and companies across the district.

On This Day - January 22, 2015

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: On This Day - July 28, 2014

12:09pm Thursday 22nd January 2015

25 years ago: Bradford Council's Highways Department announced it was to pledge £60,000 to implement a series of safety upgrades to help cut the death toll on Leeds Road, after three people were killed in incidents on the route in the previous year.

Princess Royal to visit Bradford today

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The Princess Royal

5:31am Thursday 22nd January 2015

THE Princess Royal is due in Bradford today to visit a host of organisations and companies across the district.

'High' rate of tuberculosis cases across Bradford is double the national average

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Injection needle

5:21am Thursday 22nd January 2015

THE rate of tuberculosis cases across the Bradford district is the highest in West Yorkshire and more than double the national average, a report has revealed.

On This Day – January 21, 2015

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: On This Day - July 28, 2014

3:55pm Wednesday 21st January 2015

25 years ago: Police in Bradford were hunting a pair of armed raiders who used an iron bar to attack a shopkeeper in Bolton Woods and threaten her eight year-old son, as she bravely tried to fend them off with his plastic cricket bat.

Reformed addicts 'graduate' from course run by Bradford drug and alcohol charity

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: ARCH graduate Kevin, with Laura Caryl from the charity, and Colin Stansby from Bradford Council

5:17am Wednesday 21st January 2015

A REFORMED addict who had been set to spend his twentieth consecutive Christmas in jail has 'graduated' instead thanks to a Bradford drug and alcohol charity.

Bradford City bid to get more FA Cup tickets after huge demand leaves disappointed fans

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Long queues formed at Valley Parade when the FA Cup tickets went on sale

5:47am Tuesday 20th January 2015

BRADFORD City hope to be able to get hold of more FA Cup tickets for fans who missed out when they were snapped up within hours.

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