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Relegated Bradford Bulls withdraw legal challenge against six point deduction

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

5:13pm Monday 21st July 2014

Newly-relegated Bradford Bulls have confirmed they have withdrawn a legal challenge against the six point deduction imposed when the club entered administration earlier this year.

VIDEO: Street dancers wow the crowds at Bradford Urban Festival in City Park

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

1:08pm Monday 14th July 2014

CROWDS basked in the sunshine in City Park on Saturday, as Bradford’s Urban Festival, a celebration of street youth culture, drew to a close.

Bradford Cathedral to receive £190,000 for vital repair work

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

9:57am Thursday 10th July 2014

Bradford Cathedral is to receive £190,000 towards vital repair work from the First World War Centenary Cathedral fund, announced by the government today.

Campaign starts to protect posties from dog attacks

12:02am Monday 30th June 2014

A CAMPAIGN to increase public awareness of dog attacks on postmen and women starts today, with new figures revealing 23 postal staff were attacked across Bradford in the space of a year.

Woman sexually assaulted on bus in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: police

10:45am Tuesday 17th June 2014

Police are appealing for information after a woman was sexually assaulted on a bus in Bradford.

More passport problems for Bradford families as Home Office admits national backlog of 30,000

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: One of the Telegraph & Argus' previous passport articles

8:32am Friday 13th June 2014

TWO more Bradford families face an anxious wait to confirm their foreign holiday plans after being caught up in the ongoing Home Office delays in processing UK passports.

Motorcyclist is airlifted to hospital after collision with car in Keighley

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The scene of the incident on Long Lee Lane. Picture by Jonny Brayson (@braysoj1)

7:20pm Sunday 8th June 2014

A motorcyclist has been airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after a collision with a car in Keighley this afternoon.

Bantams cycling team's 170-mile ride to honour long-standing fan

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Steve Hawthorn-Emmett will lead the Bantams contingent comprising Louis Horne, Luke Gallagher and Billy Bingham.

6:00am Friday 6th June 2014

A team of cyclists from Bradford City FC will pay tribute to a long-serving Bantams fan during a charity ride from London to Amsterdam to raise money for Prostate Cancer UK starting today.

UPDATE: Evacuated residents return home after suspect package turns out to be 'totally harmless'

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: road closed sign

3:35pm Thursday 5th June 2014

Police closed off roads and evacuated a number of homes in Otley after a “suspect package” was found in the Newall Mount area of the town.

Ilkley biker killed in crash named

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix motorway traffic accidents

3:25pm Thursday 5th June 2014

An Ilkley motorcyclist who died in a motorway crash in Gloucestershire has been named at an inquest into his death this afternoon.

VIDEO: Warm welcome for Prince William as he arrives in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Warm welcome for Prince William as he arrives in Bradford

1:02pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

The Duke of Cambridge was received a warm welcome to Bradford from staff and users of a homeless charity on his visit to the city this afternoon.

VIDEO: Axe threat is lifted on Wibsey man's allotment plot

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Robert Stone who had his allotment eviction notice overturned by the Council

8:00am Wednesday 4th June 2014

A long-term allotment holder accused of neglecting his Bradford Council plot has successfully appealed against being turfed off it.

Prince William to visit Bradford youth homelessness charity

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The Duke of Cambridge will visit Centrepoint in West Bowling, Bradford, tomorrow

6:00am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

A homeless charity is set to be given the royal seal of approval when the Duke of Cambridge visits Bradford during a tour of the region tomorrow.

Motorists warned about weekend road closure

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: road closed sign

4:51pm Friday 30th May 2014

Motorists are facing disruption with work on the district’s gas network set to close the main road between Wilsden and Cullingworth for the next three weekends.

Bradford Pride festival set to be the best yet

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: People enjoying the sunshine at last year’s Bradford Pride in City Park

6:00am Friday 30th May 2014

This year’s Bradford Pride festival is set to be “bigger and better than ever”, according to organisers of the event.

UPDATE: Burst water main continues to cause disruption on busy road in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: road closed sign

4:20pm Thursday 29th May 2014

A burst water main is causing misery for motorists in Bradford, with surface water partially closing the A647 Leeds Road at Thornbury.

Trains delayed by cows on the line

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Northern Rail will continue running services in the north - but MUST get better

9:57am Thursday 29th May 2014

Trains in and out of Bradford Interchange are facing minor delays this morning due to cows making their way on to the line near Wyke tunnel.

Oakworth man kept animals 'in filth'

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bradford Magistrates Court

8:00am Thursday 29th May 2014

A Keighley man who kept a host of animals, including horses, pigs and rabbits, in “filthy” conditions has admitted 15 counts of animal cruelty brought by the RSPCA.

Woman banned after cat died of neglect

8:00am Thursday 29th May 2014

A Bradford woman has been banned from owning any animal for five years, after she neglected a cat and tried to dispose of its body in a wheelie bin, a court heard.

Pride as Muslim cyclists ride into Bradford on charity challenge

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Some of the cyclists taking part in the charity challenge

8:00am Thursday 29th May 2014

A group of young Muslims are to embark on a 600-mile cycling challenge visiting 13 mosques from Glasgow to London, including an overnight stay in Bradford, to raise £100,000 for charity.

Private ambulance use soars in the district

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: An ambulance attends an incident

6:00am Wednesday 28th May 2014

Private ambulances responded to more than 200 calls a month across the Bradford district on average last year, new figures have revealed.

Undercliffe antiques dealer hit teenager with stick

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Judge Peter Benson

9:00am Friday 23rd May 2014

An antiques dealer hit a teenager with his metal walking stick in what a judge described as a “dreadful” drunken attack, after catching him smoking cannabis outside his house.

Fire crews tackle city centre flat blaze

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The scene of the fire

12:54pm Tuesday 20th May 2014

Five fire crews are tackling a blaze at a top floor flat in Chain Street in Bradford city centre.

Delays on M606 after crash between car and lorry

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix M606 motorway sign accident traffic

10:45am Tuesday 20th May 2014

A crash between a lorry and a car at Staygate roundabout in Bradford is causing delays for motorists travelling into the city on the M606 today.

Purple patch aids Bradford Crocus Appeal

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Practice manager at Bilton Medical Practice in City Road, Noreen Rashid, with some of the cakes for the Appeal

12:50pm Monday 19th May 2014

The first Crocus Week fundraising drive drew to a close yesterday with thousands of pounds raised for the Telegraph & Argus Bradford Crocus Cancer Appeal.

Sentence of Bradford boy Riley Turner's killer to be reviewed

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Former soldier admits horrific murder of four-year-old Keighley boy Riley Turner

12:07pm Monday 19th May 2014

Politicians have reacted with dismay to a Court of Appeal decision to grant sadistic child killer Anwar Rosser a full hearing in his bid to overturn his whole-life prison sentence.

Crackdown on illegal parking outside school gates

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Cars parked outside the school gates at Blakehill Primary School in Idle

6:00am Friday 16th May 2014

The number of parking tickets issued on safety Zig-Zag lines outside Bradford schools has increased five-fold in the past two years as Bradford Council aims to “reinforce the safety message” to parents.

Asian Lord Mayor of Bradford says far-right activists entered his Keighley home

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The Lord Mayor of Bradford, Councillor Khadim Hussain

7:00am Wednesday 14th May 2014

The Lord Mayor of Bradford has warned the only motive of the far-right activists who tried to confront him at his home is to cause “fear and distress” across the district.

Police probe into far-right activists

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A Britain First member hands out leaflets during action which is thought to have targeted ten mosques

6:00am Tuesday 13th May 2014

A top-level police investigation has started after far-right activists entered a number of mosques in Bradford and distributed British Army Bibles and “anti-grooming” leaflets.

Bradford soccer contest to net Crocus funds

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Shadow Parves and Delroy Dacres from Sports Campaign Against Racism

6:00am Tuesday 13th May 2014

A football tournament organised by a Bradford charity has been re-arranged to boost the Telegraph & Argus Bradford Crocus Cancer Appeal towards its £1 million goal.

T&A's campaign on Bradford's National Media Museum makes award’s shortlist

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The National Media Museum, Bradford

7:30am Saturday 10th May 2014

The Telegraph & Argus’ efforts to save Bradford’s National Media Museum have been shortlisted as one of the best local newspaper campaigns for 2013 – and now we need your votes to scoop the top prize.

Paul in the saddle for Crocus Week

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Paul Singh, who is set to cycle 185 miles to

6:00am Saturday 10th May 2014

The first Crocus Week kicks off in dramatic style today with a coast-to-coast cycle challenge and an abseil down the side of the Jury’s Inn hotel in the city centre heralding the start of the fundraising drive.

Pair jailed after ‘mindless’ attack

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bradford Crown Court

7:00am Saturday 10th May 2014

Two men have been jailed for a “disgusting” attack in which a man was repeatedly punched and then robbed of his mobile phone in a Bradford street.

Bradford University-based Cycling 4 All is recognised for its diversity work

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Members of the Cycling 4 All from Bradford University which has been nominated for a national Diversity Award

7:00am Friday 9th May 2014

A disability cycling club based at Bradford University is appealing for public support after being nominated for a prestigious National Diversity Award.

Disgraced minister Flowers will now face church probe after drugs conviction

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Paul Flowers is greeted by a media scrum as he arrives at court yesterday

7:00am Thursday 8th May 2014

Shamed former Co-op bank boss and Methodist minister Paul Flowers will now face a probe by Church leaders after he was convicted of possessing drugs, including cocaine, crystal meth and ketamine.

Business owners are optimistic about Broadway development

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Craig Hunt, owner of Infinities in Hustlergate

8:00am Thursday 8th May 2014

Business owners in the city centre say they are starting to feel the first positive impacts of the Broadway development.

Old meets new as Broadway begins to transform the city centre

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The Westfield development rising up from beyond Broadway

8:00am Thursday 8th May 2014

The speed at which Westfield’s Broadway development is taking shape is helping to bring a “feel-good factor” to Bradford, according to business owners and the city’s Chamber of Commerce.

Pedestrian hurt in collision

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Hillingdon man on murder charge after body found

6:09pm Monday 5th May 2014

A pedestrian has been taken to hospital after a collision with a car in Bradford this afternoon, with police suggesting the incident may have been deliberate.

Heaton graveyard project to trace First World War soldiers’ families

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Margaret Gray in Heaton Cemetery which has a new memorial to First World War soldiers

8:00am Tuesday 6th May 2014

A Bradford graveyard project is looking to trace any family members of 35 First World War soldiers whose names are set to be added to a memorial in its grounds.

Community worker gets top award for help in transforming young lives

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Joshua Project's Rich Jones

9:17am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

The founder of a Bradford children’s charity has received a prestigious award recognising outstanding achievement in young people.

Money set to run out for scheme that protects elderly from scams

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Councillor Val Slater

7:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A project designed to protect Bradford residents against scams and fraud needs “vital” funding to allow it continue and expand, a senior councillor has warned.

Cyclists get up steam for race against train

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Cyclists of all abilities line up to race a steam train from Keighley to Oxenhope

7:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Cyclists of all ages and abilities will try to prove they are faster than a steam train at a fundraising event next month.

Dales warning after Bradford cyclist badly hurt

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Yorkshire air ambulance

6:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

The “life-changing” injuries suffered by a Bradford firefighter have prompted police to issue a warning to cyclists visiting the Dales.

Inquest hears that body is of missing Bradford University student Aamir Qudeer

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Aamir Qudeer

8:10pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

A body found on the banks of the River Mersey in Liverpool on Sunday was that of missing Bradford University student Aamir Qudeer, an inquest has heard.

Bishop of Bradford to take on new role on Easter Sunday

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The Right Reverend Nick Baines, pictured with his wife Linda, on the day his new appointment was announced

6:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

History will be made on Easter Sunday when the first new diocese in the Church of England for 85 years – the Diocese of West Yorkshire and the Dales – comes into being, with the Bishop of Bradford at the helm.

VIDEO: Anger at increase in flytipping in Little Horton, Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: CONCERNS: Resident Ian Thompson who is angry at the rise of flytipping in the Little Horton area of Bradford

6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

The owner of private land blighted by flytippers has been served notice to clear it by Bradford Council.

Candles warning after elderly woman suffers bath injuries

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Members of the public will be invited to light a candle as a tribute to someone they loved

6:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Fire investigators have warned people of the dangers of using candles after an elderly woman suffered serious burns while running a bath in her Bradford home.

Body found in river in hunt for missing Bradford student Aamir

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Aamir Qudeer

6:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

A body found in the River Mersey in Liverpool is believed to be that of a Bradford University student who went missing six weeks ago.

8,000 children to gear up for cycle event in Bradford's City Park

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The cost of staging  the Tour de France has increased

7:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Up to 8,000 children from across the Bradford district will power a unique event inspired by the Tour de France, Grand Depart, in City Park this summer.

Murder probe starts after woman found with stab wounds

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Police have started a murder investigation after a body was found at a house in Cherry Lea Court, Rawdon

2:35pm Monday 14th April 2014

Police have started a murder investigation after a woman was apparently stabbed.


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