Cutting their cloth for seven generations

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The royal wedding

2:59pm Thursday 16th February 2012

At the Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon’s mighty army faced the British ‘thin red line’.

Art of the matter

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A light and airy bedroom

2:14pm Thursday 23rd December 2010

Lucy Crack lived in chaos to complete the home of her dreams. She shows Ruth Campbell how to achieve great style on a budget and explains why you don’t need a kettle in your kitchen

Building on the past

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The Brink

2:41pm Tuesday 16th November 2010

Creating a modern family home from a previous era can be challenging as well as very satisfying, as one couple found out

A woman's touch

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The distinctive Tudor style frontage of Shibden Hall in Halifax

5:01pm Friday 15th October 2010

The families who lived at Shibden Hall over its 600-year history left their mark in period furnishings in the property. But it was a woman known locally as ‘Gentleman Jack’ who left the biggest impression on the Tudor manor house. Emma Clayton visits the former home of landowner, industrialist, traveller and prolific diarist Anne Lister. Pictures by Andy Garbutt

Palatial family home

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The stunning setting of Sutton Park, near York

4:49pm Tuesday 28th September 2010

The 8th Baronet Sheffield, father of the Prime Minister’s wife Samantha, gives Matt Clark a guided tour of his family home.

Royal lineage

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The impressive Carlton Towers

2:35pm Wednesday 1st September 2010

Matt Clark meets Gerald and Emma Fitzalan Howard, whose stately home near Selby is the perfect place for a wedding or a business conference

Royal revival

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The imposing and majestic front entrance to Goldsborough Hall

11:57am Friday 6th August 2010

Matt Clark discovers a North Yorkshire gem with royal connections

Crafty designs

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Daedalian partners Jonas Hartley and Catherine Senior at their Oxenhope works

3:44pm Friday 18th June 2010

Sally Clifford chats to a former cabinet maker who has built a business helping people get the best out of their homes. Pictures by Andy Garbutt

Sound asleep

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A good bed can lead to a good sleep

4:56pm Friday 4th December 2009

With the winter nights now drawn in, we tend to head off to bed a bit earlier. Jenny Needham explains how to make sure a comfortable and stylish welcome awaits

Hi-tech tradition

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Fraser Stride sits in one of the elegant leather armchairs in the basement home cinema of the converted house

2:06pm Friday 4th December 2009

Gone are the days when cutting-edge home entertainment technology was only for the movies or Beverly Hills mansions. Now it’s a reality for home owners in Yorkshire, as Emma Clayton discovered when she visited a £1 million state-of-the-art showhome in a beautifully-renovated period property.

Size matters

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A balcony adds an outside area to the house

12:19pm Tuesday 30th June 2009

Sue Ward takes a look around a seemingly-innocuous terrace home that has hidden depths


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