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VIDEO: Driver escapes uninjured after car overturns in snow

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

4:25pm Thursday 29th January 2015

A 59-YEAR-OLD man escaped without suffering any injuries this morning when his car overturned in Bingley.

Bradford in line for 'real renaissance' says Conservative minister

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Iain Duncan Smith talking to students, James Butterfield and Joe Cockshott at the Bradford Bulls Foundation

4:13pm Thursday 29th January 2015

A LEADING Tory says Bradford can have a "real renaissance" after visiting one of the city's charities.

VIDEO: Could you take on giant naan bread eating challenge to help boost T&A Crocus Cancer Appeal?

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Mohammad Sadiq, owner of Omar's Balti House, with T&A  reporter Mark Stanford as he attempted the giant naan challenge

10:04am Thursday 29th January 2015

A GIANT challenge for those with even bigger appetites has been laid down by a Bradford restaurant in aid of the Telegraph & Argus Bradford Crocus Cancer Appeal.

EXCLUSIVE: Photos show convicted murderer allowed out of prison ahead of release

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Convicted murderer Jane Cawley sunbathing on a weekend release from Askham Grange Prison

5:03am Thursday 29th January 2015

THESE exclusive pictures show the convicted killer of a Bradford pensioner allowed out of prison ahead of her release from prison.

Student scientists aim to forge closer links with city firms

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Mariam El-Hakam, Mahmoud Aljubouri, Dr Mohammad Salhab and Saleh Alorani, of Association of Bradford Scientists at the University of Bradford

7:02am Wednesday 28th January 2015

A UNIVERSITY of Bradford-based science group is aiming to forge stronger links between the city's young scientists and firms.

71-year-old man released on bail after arrest on suspicion of firearms offences in Bingley

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

2:43pm Tuesday 27th January 2015

A 71-YEAR-OLD man arrested on suspicion of firearms offences in Bingley has been released on bail pending further inquiries.

Two-day snow warning issued as big freeze set to hit Bradford again

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

9:51am Tuesday 27th January 2015

A WEATHER warning for snow has been issued for Yorkshire and the Humber for tomorrow.

Anger and shock at decision to release prostitute who was jailed for life for murdering pensioner

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: FEARS: Above right, Sandha Robertson with a picture of her late mother-in-law, Mary Robertson. Above left, a Telegraph & Argus report from 1999 about the case with a picture of Jane Cawley (upper right) and her victim Mary Robertson (lower left). Belo

4:58am Tuesday 27th January 2015

THE family of a pensioner murdered by a prostitute has criticised a decision to release her killer.

On-the-run leader of Bingley drug smuggling ring to become first British citizen extradited from Philippines

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: ARRESTED: John Halliday has been arrested in the Philippines after going on the run for almost 18 months.

4:43am Tuesday 27th January 2015

AN ON-THE-RUN ringleader of a £13 million international drug smuggling ring in Bingley will become the first British citizen to be extradited from the Philippines following his arrest.

On-the-run ringleader of £13m drug smuggling ring arrested in the Philippines

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

11:46am Monday 26th January 2015

A RINGLEADER of a £13million international drug smuggling ring has been arrested in the Philippines - nearly 18 months after going on the run.

Mum and daughter carers found guilty of defrauding elderly widow

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Wendy Bell who denies conspiracy to defraud

4:32am Saturday 24th January 2015

A MUM and daughter have been found guilty of being part of a conspiracy to fleece an elderly widow out of more than £500,000.

Mum and daughter from Cullingworth found guilty of defrauding wealthy widow of £500,000 in inflated care costs

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

3:17pm Friday 23rd January 2015

A MUM and daughter have been found guilty this afternoon of fleecing an elderly widow out of more than £500,000.

VIDEO: Government minister condemns Bradford Council's 'outdated' care system

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Minister of State for Care and Support Norman Lamb, on the left, with Leo Walsh at the Fairmount Park Retirement home

5:52am Friday 23rd January 2015

A LEADING Government minister has condemned Bradford Council's "outdated" care system.

VIDEO: Government Minister visits retirement home residents in Shipley

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

2:03pm Thursday 22nd January 2015

A LEADING Government minister is visiting the Bradford district today.

Appeal issued in Bradford for volunteers to join Community First Responders

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Sean Ridley, community responder and British Red Cross volunteer.

4:19am Thursday 22nd January 2015

AN APPEAL has been issued for volunteers to sign up in Bradford for a crucial medical service.

More than 25,000 children in Bradford district live in families with energy debt problems

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A boy huddled next to a radiator

3:44am Thursday 22nd January 2015

MORE than 25,000 children in the Bradford district are living in families with energy debt problems, a report has revealed.

UPDATE: Snow causes more than 40 school closures across the Bradford district

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

8:06am Wednesday 21st January 2015

SNOW has caused disruption in the Bradford district overnight, as Leeds Bradford Airport was forced to shut.

UKIP councillor urges people to dish the dirt on Labour rivals

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Councillor Brian Morris stands at the site near Keighley Tarn, which is subject to an application for a privately-run cemetery

5:32pm Sunday 18th January 2015

A WAR of words has broken out between political parties after a UKIP councillor issued a plea for "bad press" on any Bradford Labour councillor.

Hundreds attend freedom of speech rally in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

9:26am Sunday 18th January 2015

HUNDREDS of people gathered outside Bradford City Hall last night to hear MP George Galloway and other speakers at a freedom of speech demonstration.

Man pleads not guilty to 12 charges following raid on Bradford meat processing plant

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: RAIDED: The premises at Unit Two, Iron Works Park

6:23am Saturday 17th January 2015

A MAN has pleaded not guilty to 12 charges following a raid by food safety agencies in which two tonnes of chicken was seized from a Bradford meat plant.

UKIP criticised after calling for Bradford city centre protest to be banned

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:06pm Friday 16th January 2015

BRADFORD'S UKIP chairman has called for a protest planned in the city tomorrow night to be banned - but his comments were met with fierce criticism from rival politicians.

VIDEO: Former soap star hopes for sitcom script success as familiar faces star in pilot episode

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Lee Otway has co-written, directed and produced a pilot of a new TV comedy that he hopes will get turned into a series.

4:33pm Thursday 15th January 2015

A BRADFORD-based former soap star hopes a comedy he has written will be turned into a TV series.

Regeneration continues apace of formerly blighted city centre area

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The new Chain Street development.

5:04am Thursday 15th January 2015

A MULTI-MILLION pound regeneration project is continuing apace at a rundown part of Bradford city centre.

UPDATED: Canal bridge closure causes traffic disruption

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:18pm Wednesday 14th January 2015

A BRIDGE which carries a busy road across a canal has been closed to vehicles today.

Autopsy to be held to find cause of man's unexplained death

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

1:52pm Wednesday 14th January 2015

A POST-MORTEM examination will be held tomorrow to establish the cause of a man's death on a Bradford housing estate.

Residents speak of their shock after man's body found on grassland in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Police officers at the scene on Bishopdale Holme, Buttershaw.

5:02am Wednesday 14th January 2015

RESIDENTS have spoken of their shock after the body of a man was found on grassland on a Bradford estate.

Would-be robber demands money from two 13-year-old boys in Bradford

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

11:15am Tuesday 13th January 2015

POLICE are appealing for information after an attempted robbery on two teenage boys in Bradford.

VIDEO: Body of man found on grassland in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

9:13am Tuesday 13th January 2015

THE BODY of a man has been found on grassland in Bradford.

Civic reception for Bradford band after America success

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

3:59pm Monday 12th January 2015

A BRADFORD band has been given a homecoming gig with a difference at a civic reception in the city.

Plans for retail and leisure development for former Morrisons site get the go-ahead

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

1:12pm Monday 12th January 2015

PLANS to transform the former Morrisons head office in Bradford into a retail and leisure site have been given the go-ahead.

A look back on mammoth fundraising year for Telegraph & Argus Crocus Cancer Appeal

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Action from the Bradford City Runs

10:54am Monday 12th January 2015

AFTER a year of runs, abseils, skydives, head shaves and 24-hour archery marathons, the £1 million Telegraph & Argus Bradford Crocus Cancer Appeal is looking to go from strength-to-strength in 2015.

Planning application for 130 new homes sparks concerns over schools and traffic

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Councillor Jeanette Sunderland, second from left, with protesters who are angry about the proposed development of 130 houses off Harrogate Road

6:16am Monday 12th January 2015

PLANS for 130 homes on green fields would cause traffic jams and and push already full schools to the limit, say protestors.

Councillor takes up residents' complaints about noisy shisha lounge

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Councillor Ghazanfer Khaliq outside the Kream Lounge

5:54am Monday 12th January 2015

A COUNCILLOR is asking Bradford Council to investigate fresh complaints over late-night music from a shisha lounge.

Plans for Bradford Academy expansion submitted

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: EXPANSION: Principal Gareth Dawkins outside Bradford Academy around the time of its opening in 2007

5:05am Saturday 10th January 2015

PLANS for a three-storey teaching block to accommodate 300 students at Bradford Academy have been submitted.

£50,000 grant buys new sports floor for community centre

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: BOOST: Bradford Trident chief executive Mick Binns with Parkside Centre manager Kamran Siddique inside the sports hall where a brand new floor has been fitted

6:01am Friday 9th January 2015

A COMMUNITY centre has a new sports hall floor after it was handed a £50,000 boost.

British Ambassador to Brazil's Bradford advisor gets ready for Olympic role

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Wasim Mir, second from the left, with members of the Tupinamba tribe

1:15pm Thursday 8th January 2015

A BRADFORD-born UK Government official in Brazil is gearing up to start preparations for next year's Rio Olympics.

Bradford is a 'key battleground' as campaigning starts for General Election

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Shadow Education Secretary, Tristram Hunt talking with apprentices at the First Bus depot on Bowling Back Lane

5:03am Thursday 8th January 2015

BRADFORD is shaping up to be a key battleground for parties in this year's General Election.

Anti-fracking petition submitted to Bradford Council

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A test site for fracking at Barton Moss, Manchester

5:32am Wednesday 7th January 2015

A 339-NAME petition has been submitted to Bradford Council urging the local authority not to allow fracking on its land.

Teenager arrested on suspicion of murdering Bradford grandfather Clement Desmier

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

10:45am Tuesday 6th January 2015

A 19-YEAR-OLD man has this morning been arrested on suspicion of the murder of Bradford grandfather Clement 'Butch' Desmier.

Fall in number of Bradford apprenticeships revealed in new Government figures

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Shadow Education Secretary, Tristram Hunt talking with apprentices at the First Bus depot on Bowling Back Lane

10:34am Tuesday 6th January 2015

A BIG fall in the number of apprentices in Bradford was revealed yesterday, as the general election starting gun was fired.

Forgetful guests leave gnomes, grandfather clock and £10,000 sari collection at Bradford hotel

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A Bradford City season ticket was just one of the more unusual items left behind in the Bradford Central Travelodge

10:30am Tuesday 6th January 2015

A BRADFORD City season ticket, watering cans, a grandfather clock and Indian saris worth £10,000 were among items guests left behind at a Bradford hotel last year.

VIDEO: Fall in apprenticeships as general election campaign kicks off

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

10:03am Tuesday 6th January 2015

A BIG fall in the number of apprentices in Bradford was revealed yesterday, as the general election starting gun was fired.

Forgetful guests leave gnomes, grandfather clock and £10,000 sari collection at Bradford hotel

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

9:47am Tuesday 6th January 2015

A BRADFORD City season ticket, watering cans, a grandfather clock and Indian saris worth £10,000 were among items guests left behind at a Bradford hotel last year.

Crash closes part of Bingley by-pass

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Police are continuing to investigate the crash

10:29am Monday 5th January 2015

PART of the Bingley by-pass remains closed after a car crashed during this morning's rush hour.

Bradford Catholic Girls' Choir aims to build on year of global success

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: FINE VOICE: Bradford Catholic Girls' Choir gave a concert for the British Ambassador during their trip to compete in the World Choir Games in Latvia in July 2014.

4:50am Monday 5th January 2015

BRADFORD Catholic Girls' Choir is looking to build on its year of global success by continuing to take to the world stage.

Village hall volunteers bounce back after suffering raid

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Cllr Carol Thirkill, chairman of the Clayton Village Hall Community Association, stands at one of the doors damaged by burglars.

10:02am Saturday 3rd January 2015

VOLUNTEERS have bounced back and stepped up security measures after burglars broke into a village hall causing £5,000 of damage.

Man arrested after fight breaks out following two-car collision in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: police

4:13pm Friday 2nd January 2015

ONE man has been arrested in connection with a fight following a two-car collision in Bradford this afternoon.

Learn how you can help

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

3:13pm Friday 2nd January 2015

LEARN about how to care for someone with communication problems, at a workshop in Shipley.

E-fit released of suspect in burglary

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

2:50pm Friday 2nd January 2015

POLICE are looking to trace this man in connection with an attempted burglary at a sheltered housing complex in Pudsey.

Field of poppies continues to attract interest at Bradford Industrial Museum

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Mark Mosley from the Bradford Industrial Museum with the carpet of poppies as part of the Poppy Field for Remembrance exhibition.  The Poppies were made by people and local groups to mark the memorial.

2:32pm Friday 2nd January 2015

A FIELD of poppies continues to prove a poignant reminder of the 100th anniversary since the start of the First World War at an Eccleshill museum.

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