Boy, 15, accused of raping 13-year-old girl in city centre

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: TRIAL: The case continues at Bradford Crown Court

4:16pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A BOY, 15, raped a 13-year-old girl after pulling her into an alleyway in Bradford city centre, a jury has heard.

Work set to start on demolition of asbestos-filled former Bradford & Bingley headquarters

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The former Bradford and Bingley headquarters in Bingley

1:44pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

THE owners of the old Bradford & Bingley building society headquarters in Bingley have revealed at last that work will start next month on demolishing the building.

Plans revealed for new business park set to create 1,000 jobs for Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: North Bierley proposed business park site

5:02am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

PLANS have been revealed today for a new business park development in Bradford that could create up to 1,000 jobs.

Woman, 39, admits 'despicable' thefts of charity collections boxes

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: GUILTY: Donna Hardy who stole the takings from two charity collection boxes

5:36pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A 39-YEAR-OLD Shipley woman has pleaded guilty to stealing cash from two charity collection boxes.

VIDEO: Fire service recognises girls' bravery in halting grass fire

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: HONOURED: Proudly holding the awards are (from left) Emma Reynolds, Claudia Reynolds and Ariella Ryan

2:48pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

THREE girls who saved a Bradford cricket club from potential damage as a grass fire threatened to spread out of control have been commended for their quick thinking and bravery.

Breaking news Lottery bonanza for Shipley charity to help elderly stay independent

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: AWARD: Volunteers from the Older and Bolder project are celebrating a grant from the Big Lottery Fund. Clockwise from left, Sara Allkins, Liz Spiers, Jason Mitchell, Vick Jenkins, Paul Barrett, Jenna Spiers, Peter Sutcliffe and Julie Whitaker

12:03am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

VOLUNTEERS who help older people stay independent are today celebrating a near £450,000 Lottery bonanza to expand a project which had been struggling on a shoestring.

Student, 17, 'wanted sex' man, 24, accused of rape tells Bradford Crown Court jury

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Blind and partially deaf man denies conspiracy to supply class A drugs

3:45pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A 24-YEAR-OLD man on trial accused of raping a teenager in his car told a jury she was determined to have sex with him.

Five people plead guilty to playing a part in city centre violence

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Sackville Street, the road where a disturbance broke out

6:42am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Five people have pleaded guilty to offences arising from a disturbance outside a Bradford city centre club, in which several people suffered stab wounds.

Top gardeners bloom at awards ceremony

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Winners in the 2014 Incommunities' Star Awards after the ceremony at the Bradford Hotel

7:15pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

THE LARGEST social housing provider in the Bradford district hired celebrity gardening expert Jim Buttress to pass on some tips with a talk ahead of its annual Star Awards.

Youngsters raise £5,000 for homeless with 20-mile walk

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Zakariya 6 and Mariya Faisel 8 after their walk along the Leeds Liverpool canal path to raise funds for the Intouch Foundation

2:18pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

TWO young children have helped a Bradford charity raise nearly £5,000 for its work with homeless people.

Badly wounded Royal Marine looks to sport to rebuild his future

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: COURAGE: Royal Marine Liam Brentley with a medal for competing in the Invictus Games

7:02am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A ROYAL Marine commando who cheated death in Afghanistan is now looking forward to his future in sport after competing in the Invictus Games.

Historic school could make way for new housing

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:12am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A FORMER school site in Bradford could be transformed into a new housing estate next year if planners give proposals the go-ahead.

Breaking news E-fit images released of two men after burglary at Birstall garage

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: An e-fit image

5:33pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Police have released e-fit images of two men wanted for questioning in connection with a burglary at a Kwik Fit garage in Huddersfield Road, Birstall.

Bradford-based Yorkshire Water told to offer cheaper bills to poorer families

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Shadow environment secretary Maria Eagle addresses the Labour Party conference in Manchester

5:19pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

BRADFORD-based Yorkshire Water has been told to offer cheaper bills to poorer families – or risk losing its licence

Schools across Bradford district urged to install solar panels

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Solar panels on the roof of Saltaire Primary School

3:15pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

SCHOOLS are being encouraged to get solar panels fitted to slash their energy bills.

Bradford money launderer ordered to hand over £580,000 in assets

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Convicted fraudster Musarat Sultana

2:21pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

AN “intelligent and devious” fraudster made nearly £600,000 from her criminality, Bradford Crown Court heard yesterday.

New city centre cafe will help former drug and alcohol abusers back to work

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Director of Finance, Martin Brook, at the site of the new Bridge cafe on North Parade

7:11am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A NEW city centre cafe and bakery will help former drug and alcohol abusers get back into work.

'Mooney' Bradford street art is vandalised with graffiti

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4:00pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A RECENTLY installed piece of street art near Bradford Cathedral has been vandalised with graffiti.

Couple to return to Clayton for diamond wedding anniversary

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: THEN AND NOW: Reg and Wendy on their wedding day in 1954 and the couple today.PICTURE: Western Telegraph

12:54pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A COUPLE will return to Clayton for their diamond wedding anniversary celebrations.

Gym steps in to raise cash for seriously ill youngster

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Zombies to pack shopping in Otley supermarket fundraiser

2:06pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A KEIGHLEY gym raised nearly £300 to help a young Keighley boy who is battling an aggressive form of cancer.

Wrangle continues over city centre store's new signs

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: WRANGLE: The Godwin Street entrance of the Wilko store

8:22am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A NATIONAL retailer which put up oversized signs without planning permission has had to go back to the drawing board.

Haworth yellow lines 'a bit silly'

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Worth Valley ward councillor Rebecca Poulson and parish council chairman councillor John Huxley by the newly painted yellow lines in Haworth's Main Street

5:23pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

DOUBLE yellow lines painted in Haworth’s famous Main Street have left villagers bemused.

Opticians staff focus on fundraising during charity walk

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Specsavers staff, Tom Pickering, Linsey Bassra and Paul Garnett ahead of their charity walk

4:34pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

OPTICIANS staff will be focussing on raising money for charity this weekend with a 20-mile walk.

FA chairman Greg Dyke set to lecture at University of Bradford

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2:15pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

ONE of British football's most powerful figures will kick off a new series of lectures at the University of Bradford next week.

Plan to turn former site of Oxenhope public toilets into garden

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Extra classrooms plan for Menston primary school

2:06pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

THE former site of Oxenhope's public toilets will be turned into a garden if a new planning application is successful.

Greenhouse opened at Steeton Primary in memory of Craven councillor Michael Kelly

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Mike Kelly's widow Carole Kelly cuts a ribbon to open Steeton Primary School's new greenhouse which she officially opened in the late councillor's memory. With her are gardening club members, headteacher John Cooper, back left, and Councillor

12:30pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A SCHOOL greenhouse has been formally opened by the widow of a gardening-loving councillor who died earlier this year.

Friends tackle gruelling obstacle course for Haworth riding group

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

7:49am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A GROUP of friends took part in a gruelling challenge to raise money for Haworth Riding for the Disabled.

Bradford man 'will make full recovery' after dog attack ordeal

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Lee Flatt who was attacked by two dogs on the Buttershaw estate.

2:09pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A BRADFORD man attacked by two dogs said he is now recovering from his ordeal, and has had what he hopes is the last of his operations.

Children's safety project opens its doors at new Bradford venue

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Councillor Ralph Berry

12:45pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A CHILDREN'S safety project has opened its doors at a new venue in Bradford.

How animals help us stay healthy and well

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

11:29am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

MANY animal lovers talk about the therapeutic benefits of owning a pet. Vera Scanlon shares her Bradford home with 13 guinea pigs, three cats and a dog and says animals have helped her through the toughest times in her life.

Book charity that keeps on giving

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

11:38am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A CHARITY that helps Bradford children get the best academic start in life is about to mark its second anniversary and is inviting all the families it has helped to a party to celebrate.

How people power put a stop to homes

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

11:16am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

EARLIER this month protesters celebrated a ‘people power’ victory after a plan to build hundreds of homes on fields on the outskirts of Bradford was dismissed.

Man, 24, raped church-going student in his car during trip to shop, jury told

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bradford Crown Court

4:27pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A SEVENTEEN-year-old girl was raped in a locked car on a dark road after accepting a lift to a shop, a jury at Bradford Crown Court heard.

Motorcyclist in critical condition after collision in Bradford

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

1:19pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A 32-YEAR-old motorcyclist is in a critical, but stable condition after a serious road traffic collision in Bradford.

Three years jail for drug dealer caught with heroin and cocaine

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: DRUG DEALER: Mohammed Ubaid, who was jailed for three years

5:06pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A DRUG dealer caught in possession of more than £35,000 of heroin and cocaine had brought shame on his family and his community, the judge jailing him for three years told Bradford Crown Court.

Legal action starts to evict travellers from Bradford park

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: CONCERN: Councillors Ann Wallace and Geoff Reid by the illegal travellers' camp at Eccleshill Park

5:03pm Monday 22nd September 2014

ANGRY councillors and residents have called on travellers to move on after they pitched up at a Bradford park.

Boy, 11, suffers broken leg after being knocked from his scooter by motorist

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

3:22pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Police are hunting a motorist who may have unwittingly knocked a young boy off his scooter.

CCTV image released after man threatened bus driver in Idle

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A CCTV image released by police

12:33pm Monday 22nd September 2014

CCTV footage of a man who threatened a bus driver after missing his stop has been released by police in a bid to bring him to justice.

Businesses call for action over city's fly-tipping blight

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Ian Pattison, the owner of Bower Green Ltd, is now meeting council officers about the fly tipping around his company

6:32am Monday 22nd September 2014

A BUSINESS boss is calling for firms to unite to tackle the blight of fly-tipping.

Robbery suspects arrested in Bradford

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

6:25pm Monday 22nd September 2014

THREE Bradford people have been arrested by police investigating a "particularly nasty robbery" in West Yorkshire.

End of road fund disc proves taxing

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

3:33pm Monday 22nd September 2014

FROM October 1 there will be a something different about our car windscreens.

Bradford primary school wins rare challenge over its Ofsted rating

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: DELIGHT: Whetley Primary Academy head teacher Patricia Gavins

1:15pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A BRADFORD school has won a rare apology from education watchdog Ofsted after it wrongly slapped a "requires improvement' grading on it.

Thousands of cyclists to join Olympic champion Chris Hoy at city's Sky Ride

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: TEAM EFFORT: Team Sky rider Josh Edmondson leads the field at the City Park start  of last year's Sky Ride

8:02am Monday 22nd September 2014

SIX-TIME Olympic champion Sir Chris Hoy will give Bradford's cycling hub his stamp of approval this weekend when he visits the city for this year's Sky Ride.

Silver medal for Keighley sea cadet at regatta in London

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Keighley sea cadet  Adam Feaviour, who won a silver medal at a regatta in London

12:37pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A KEIGHLEY sea cadet was rewarded for his prowess in a regatta staged in London this month.

Bus driver tell how savage attack has ruined his life

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: JAILED: Brian Siddle was sentenced to eight years

10:06am Monday 22nd September 2014

THE victim of a savage revenge attack by a gang of men who were wrongly told he was a rapist, has described how his life has been wrecked.

Parents urged to have their say on future of education in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Parents urged to have their say on future of education in Bradford

12:33pm Monday 22nd September 2014

PARENTS have been urged to attend a public meeting this week to discuss ways to help all schoolchildren in Bradford district achieve outstanding progress in their education.

Boost for Bradford city centre as housing group moves in

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: ON THE MOVE: Anchor will relocate to Aldermanbury House in a £1.5 million redevelopment move.

5:32am Monday 22nd September 2014

A HOUSING and care firm for the over 55s has increased its presence in Bradford city centre with a £1.5 million office move.

Thieves in smash and grab raid on car as driver sat at the wheel

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: INQUIRY: Police have appealed for information about the nightclub attack

12:53pm Monday 22nd September 2014

POLICE are continuing to appeal for information about a car which is believed to have been used as a getaway from a theft in Bradford.

D-Day looms over public toilets closures

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: CONCERN: Pam Laking, chairman of the Friends of St Ives, who is pushing for public toilets at the beauty spot to remain open

11:36am Monday 22nd September 2014

COMPLEX options on the future of closure- threatened public toilets in Shipley, Bingley and the St Ives Estate have been revealed ahead of a crucial meeting this week.

Large parts of Bradford at risk of passport fraud, report reveals

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bradford East MP David Ward whose office has been besieged by constituents complaining about passport application delays

6:03am Monday 22nd September 2014

LARGE parts of Bradford have been included in a controversial list of 'suspect' areas for passport fraud, it has been revealed




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