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4:16pm Monday 1st September 2014
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12:01pm Monday 1st September 2014
2:32pm Sunday 31st August 2014
7:46am Friday 29th August 2014
WRITTEN complaints to the NHS Trust in charge of two of the district's hospitals have risen by almost a quarter in the last year, with a patient group warning that the new figures may only be "the tip of the iceberg."
6:32am Friday 29th August 2014
BRADFORD Council has become the first local authority in the country to opt out of collecting data about people quitting smoking, saying monitoring the issue using old NHS targets is "not an effective use of taxpayers' money".
4:54pm Thursday 28th August 2014
FIREFIGHTERS from Brighouse were called to a arson attack on a car in Rastrick early yesterday morning. The Vauxhall Vectra was burned out and abandoned in Tofts Grove when crews arrived at about 2.20am. A fire service spokesman described the incident as a "deliberate and malicious attack."
Arrests made in connection with derby match - but majority of City and Leeds supporters praised for their behaviour
10:07am Thursday 28th August 2014
DESPITE making two arrests for public order offences related to last night's local derby between Bradford City and Leeds United, police have praised both sets of supporters as a "credit to their clubs."
9:29am Thursday 28th August 2014
8:02am Thursday 28th August 2014
12:08pm Wednesday 27th August 2014
POLICE have arrested two men in connection with a burglary at Sunbridge Halls in Bradford city centre. The incident, at the property off Sunbridge Road, took place on Tuesday. A spokesman for the Bradford City Neighbourhood team said enquiries into the burglary remained ongoing today.
12:06pm Wednesday 27th August 2014
11:08am Wednesday 27th August 2014
OFFICERS from Bradford's anti-social behaviour bike team recovered a stolen Kawasaki motorbike which was abandoned in Bowling Park on Monday evening. A member of the public had spotted the bike on fire in a wooded area near Bowling Cemetery, and firefighters from Fairweather Green put out the blaze. The bike had been stolen from the Wilton area of Batley on August 22, and police enquiries into the incident are ongoing.
9:02am Wednesday 27th August 2014
FIREFIGHTERS were called to a house fire in Wyke this morning in which a back bedroom suffered severe smoke damage. An adult and four children had already gathered safely outside the property, on Griffe Road, before crews from Odsal and Brighouse arrived at 6.30am, using breathing apparatus and ventilation fans to extinguish the blaze.
7:34am Wednesday 27th August 2014
A NEW railway station at Low Moor, Bradford, remains on track to open on time next year, with an offer to secure the last piece of land required for the £10.5 million development now set to be accepted.
6:00pm Tuesday 26th August 2014
2:53pm Tuesday 26th August 2014
6:27am Tuesday 26th August 2014
12:10am Tuesday 26th August 2014
6:39pm Monday 25th August 2014
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3:52pm Sunday 24th August 2014
10:02am Saturday 23rd August 2014
6:32am Friday 22nd August 2014
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.
2:51pm Thursday 21st August 2014
7:40am Thursday 21st August 2014
6:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014
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5:24pm Tuesday 19th August 2014
3:11pm Monday 11th August 2014
11:35am Wednesday 6th August 2014
25 years ago: Urban naturalists from the Bradford Wildlife Group appealed for help in completing a new survey listing all species of flora and fauna in 198 areas of disused land across the district, in a bid to persuade Bradford Council to classify the derelict sites as places of ecological interest.
10:52am Tuesday 5th August 2014
25 years ago: Calls for a new caravan site to house all the district's gipsies were rejected by Tory bosses at Bradford Council, despite three residents groups in Bradford Moor, Little Horton, and Wrose handing in petitions complaining about "constant invasions" of vacant plots of land.
6:50pm Monday 4th August 2014
4:22pm Monday 4th August 2014
25 years ago: The Chief Constable of South Yorkshire Police, Peter Wright, offered his resignation after the initial inquiry into the Hillsborough disaster placed the blame firmly on the shoulders of his senior officers.
12:12pm Monday 4th August 2014
5:26am Monday 4th August 2014
6:07am Sunday 3rd August 2014
5:13pm Monday 21st July 2014
1:08pm Monday 14th July 2014
9:57am Thursday 10th July 2014
12:02am Monday 30th June 2014
10:45am Tuesday 17th June 2014
8:32am Friday 13th June 2014
7:20pm Sunday 8th June 2014
6:00am Friday 6th June 2014
3:35pm Thursday 5th June 2014
3:25pm Thursday 5th June 2014
1:02pm Wednesday 4th June 2014