Breaking news New surge in cases of rickets among Bradford children

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Dr Benjamin Jacobs, consultant paediatrician at The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital and clinical consultant to the Vitamin D Mission

12:03am Tuesday 21st October 2014

MORE than a hundred children across the Bradford district received hospital treatment for rickets or some other form of vitamin D deficiency in the year up to the end of March, new figures have revealed.

Police release CCTV images of attempted robbery in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

4:25pm Monday 20th October 2014

DETECTIVES have issued these CCTV images of men linked to an attempted robbery in which a shopkeeper was threatened with what was believed to be a gun.

Bradford takes Curry Capital title for record-breaking fourth year in a row

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

9:24am Monday 20th October 2014

BRADFORD has been crowned the Curry Capital of Britain for a record-breaking fourth year in a row.

Digital revolution for policing in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: West Yorkshire Police Force say the new hand-held devices will mean police can spend more time on the streets

12:03am Monday 20th October 2014

BRADFORD police will be the first to be given new hand-held digital devices to replace pocket notebooks as part of a £5 million investment.

Women held by hammer-wielding masked robbers during raid at Bradford house

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Detective Inspector Ryan Bragg

6:05pm Monday 20th October 2014

MASKED robbers armed with hammers and a metal bar raided a house in Bradford and held the occupants while the property was searched for jewellery and other valuables.

Dad suffers broken jaw in 'unprovoked attack' while walking home from Bradford City game

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

12:34pm Monday 20th October 2014

A DAD suffered a broken jaw in an unprovoked attack after Bradford City's home game with Sheffield United on Saturday.

Bradford theatres boss pays tribute to Lynda Bellingham - the actress whose vibrancy and smile lit up the Alhambra

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Lynda Bellingham and Billy Pearce at the launch of the Alhambra's 2012/13 panto, Cinderella

11:47am Monday 20th October 2014

THE manager of Bradford Theatres has paid tribute to Lynda Bellingham, who died yesterday.

Fatal impact 'scorched on my brain' lorry driver tells M62 death crash jury

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

5:36pm Monday 20th October 2014

A TRUCK driver who smashed into a hen-party minibus on the M62 told a jury today the image of the back of the vehicle was “scorched on his brain”.

Tyersal woman who admitted possessing two knives in Undercliffe is given conditional discharge

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Serving police officer cleared of raping a schoolgirl

4:41pm Monday 20th October 2014

A 32-year-old woman, Safa Mia, of Sutton Crescent, Tyersal, Bradford, was given a 12-month conditional discharge at Bradford Crown Court today after admitting possessing a bladed article, two knives, in Undercliffe Lane, Undercliffe, and stealing letters addressed to the mosque and Quran papers in a burglary at The Islamic Trust Academy, in Undercliffe Lane.

Four injured in crash near Keighley

10:55am Monday 20th October 2014

FOUR people were injured following a crash on the Aire Valley trunk road near Keighley.

Community medics in Bradford issued with Ebola advice

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Health workers in protective gear wait to carry a body of a person suspected to have died from Ebola not in frame   Monrovia ,Liberia. Monday, Oct. 13, 2014. Some nurses in Liberia defied calls for a strike on Monday and turned up for work at hospitals am

5:32am Monday 20th October 2014

COMMUNITY First Responders across Bradford have been given strict guidelines for coping with potential Ebola victims which demand complex health and travel questions of people in medical distress as part of Britain's response to the crisis, the Telegraph & Argus can reveal.

Talented youngsters prepare to compete in Bradfactor final

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Finalists for this year's Bradfactor talent show

6:15pm Monday 20th October 2014

TALENTED youngsters are preparing to compete in the final of this year's Bradfactor talent contest.

Civic leaders to push for more regional powers

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: DELEGATION: Councillor Peter Box, chairman of West Yorkshire Combined Authority, is leading the delegation

8:32am Monday 20th October 2014

CIVIC leaders from West Yorkshire will this week visit Chancellor George Osborne to press for more powers.

Hairstylist Hannah set to lose locks for T&A Crocus Appeal

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: CUT ABOVE: Hairstylist Hannah Wardman prepares for her charity head shave

6:32am Monday 20th October 2014

A HAIRSTYLIST is set to lose her locks for charities including the Telegraph & Argus Bradford Crocus Cancer Appeal.

First World War project earns YMCA voluntary worker a place at Remembrance service

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Lynne Cunningham and Rob Ashford, of the YMCA  in Bradford

6:47am Monday 20th October 2014

AN ARMY may march on its stomach but British squaddies have famously relied on a regular supply of tea to get them through the rigours of war.

Carers across Bradford welcome pioneering smartphone app

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: CARER: Joyce Hardaker, who described the app as a "Godsend"

5:32am Monday 20th October 2014

A SMARTPHONE app aimed at transforming the lives of carers, and the health and well-being of loved ones they look after, is being pioneered in the district.

Holme Wood residents demand further action over nuisance drivers

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: BATTLE: Petitioner Ray Palmer with the temporary bollards off Wenborough Lane, Holme Wood

7:32am Monday 20th October 2014

BOLLARDS are being installed to stop quad bikes and cars taking a short cut over a field, thanks to people power.

Bankfoot man pleads not guilty to child sex offences

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

5:58pm Monday 20th October 2014

A 52-YEAR-OLD man will face trial after pleading not guilty to child sex offences.

Inquest to open into missing car dealer

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

12:43pm Monday 20th October 2014

AN INQUEST is due to open this week into missing Bradford businessman Sajid Saddique.

No issues at City match

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

12:19pm Monday 20th October 2014

POLICE have said there were no arrests after Bradford City’s derby clash with Sheffield United on Saturday. The clash saw City lose 2-0 in front of 14,784 fans at Valley Parade.

Volunteers sought for working groups to imporve quality of life in Bradford

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: (7242087)

6:01pm Monday 20th October 2014

VOLUNTEERS are sought to join working groups to tackle issues such as mental health and well-being, equality, and gender imbalance, in Bradford. The groups are being set up by Mohammad Owais Rajput, one of Labour's prospective Parliamentary candidates for Bradford East, as part of a project to improve quality of life. Mr Rajput said: "No-one should have to suffer in silence, and the groups are about giving people a voice." For more information, contact Mr Rajput at mohammadowaisrajput@live.co.uk.

Sporting chance for holidays

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

11:40am Monday 20th October 2014

OPPORTUNITIES are on offer for children to try their hand at a new sport this half-term, with a range of sports camps being held at sports centres across Bradford.

Keighley church celebrates landmark

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

4:14pm Monday 20th October 2014

NAZARENE Church is celebrating 80 years in Keighley.

Dietician provides patients with insight

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Meeting at Airedale Hospital

3:59pm Monday 20th October 2014

NICK Bergin, a specialist nutrition support dietitian based at Airedale General Hospital, visited Skipton's Dyneley House Surgery to provide patients with an insight into coeliac disease - an intolerance of gluten which causes inflammation of the small intestine.

Chance to see exotic rescue pets

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

3:55pm Monday 20th October 2014

FAMILIES will be able to see exotic rescued pets during a holiday activity at Cross Hills Library next Tuesday.

Scrap magic workshop for children

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

3:44pm Monday 20th October 2014

YOUNGSTERS can turn scrap into something special at a workshop in Bradford.

Plans for Wharfedale bridge to be debated

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

3:50pm Monday 20th October 2014

PLANS for a footbridge across the River Wharfe at Burley-in-Wharfedale will be debated at a meeting of Burley Parish Council's Planning Committee on Monday November 3.

Walk taking place around Queensbury

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

3:38pm Monday 20th October 2014

GET on your walking boots and join a circular five-mile trek around Queensbury on Sunday, November 16. Participants should meet guide Martin Dyche at the Cenotaph, West End, Queensbury . People who take part are urged to bring a packed lunch.

Police work to combat anti-social behaviour

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

3:35pm Monday 20th October 2014

BRADFORD South Neighbourhood Policing Team has been working to combat anti-social behaviour in the lead up to Hallowe'en and Bonfire Night.

Bradford composer to appear at Royal Albert Hall

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bradford pianist and composer Bobby R Sarwar who is heading to the Royal Albert Hall next month.

1:10pm Monday 20th October 2014

A BRADFORD composer is looking forward to making his debut at the Royal Albert Hall in London.

Gardener's giant leap for charity funds

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

1:10pm Monday 20th October 2014

AN AIREDALE Hospital gardener took a huge leap for charity – by jumping out of an aeroplane.

Bring nature to your doorstep

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

1:08pm Monday 20th October 2014

COMMUNITIES in Bradford are being asked to come up with ideas on how to make their neighbourhoods greener – with £10,000 up for grabs for the best project.

Start learning sign language

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

1:07pm Monday 20th October 2014

SIGN up for a sign language workshop for carers in Shipley. Makaton Workshop for Carers will be held at Disability Advice Bradford, Dockfield Road on Tuesday, October 28, between 9.30am and 11.30am.

Start learning sign language

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

1:04pm Monday 20th October 2014

SIGN up for a sign language workshop for carers in Shipley. Makaton Workshop for Carers will be held at Disability Advice Bradford, Dockfield Road on Tuesday, October 28, between 9.30am and 11.30am.

Musical night to help drum up donations

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

1:06pm Monday 20th October 2014

A FUNDRAISING night of music and song will take place at Victoria Hall, Saltaire, on Friday, October 24, from 7.30pm.

Charity needs to expand to cope with increasing demand

12:58pm Monday 20th October 2014

A CRAVEN charity is looking for the public's help to help it cope with the ever-increasing demand for its services.

Halloween fun for families

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

1:04pm Monday 20th October 2014

ENJOY a spooky session making Halloween-themed masks and costumes in Bradford.

Trust continues to give help

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

12:59pm Monday 20th October 2014

SIX students in the Worth Valley have benefited from a grant scheme set up more than 100 years ago.

Plans to revamp tribute to fallen

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

12:55pm Monday 20th October 2014

WORK on Denholme’s war memorial has been authorised ahead of the Remembrance Day service next month.

Dark skies are star attraction at festival

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

12:49pm Monday 20th October 2014

EAST Riddlesden Hall has many attractions but organisers of yesterday’s Astrofestival were lured to the historic manor house by its isolated location.

Great War inspires night of writings

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

12:51pm Monday 20th October 2014

A POET will read his new works on the First World War at a talk in Saltaire.

Driver 24, set for court

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

12:42pm Monday 20th October 2014

A 24-YEAR-OLD WOMAN, will appear before Bradford and Keighley Magistrates Court on October 30 after being charged with driving over the prescribed limit following a road crash. The woman, of Exley Head, Keighley, was arrested after police officers were called to the crash in Harden Road, Harden, at 2am on August 2 tohich left a vehicle on its roof. The woman has also been charged with failing to stop after a road traffic accident and failing to report a road traffic accident. She has been summonsed to appear before magistrates on October 30.

Airlift charity to see spoils of festival

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

12:45pm Monday 20th October 2014

YORKSHIRE Air Ambulance will be the first to receive a charity award provided by the Addingham Beer Festival Committee after thieves stole its charity box from a newsagents.

Cadets learn life saving first aid skills

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

12:39pm Monday 20th October 2014

CADETS of 1224 (Wharfedale) Squadron, Air Training Corps have completed the St John Ambulance Youth First Aid course and been awarded their red first aid badges.

Health tips on offer at session

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

12:36pm Monday 20th October 2014

SPEAK to a health trainer at a good advice stall held in Bradford later this month.

Classics big screen

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

12:36pm Monday 20th October 2014

A SCREENING of horror classic An American Werewolf in London kicks off a series of film nights in Saltaire.

Event for budding crime writers

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix letters emails writing write comment opinion contact correspondence T&A

12:34pm Monday 20th October 2014

OPEN the book on a career in crime writing with a free workshop in Bradford.

Campaign to spruce up derelict land

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

12:32pm Monday 20th October 2014

A KEIGHLEY councillor is spearheading efforts to bring derelict land off Fell Lane back into use.

Plea to stop smoking

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

12:26pm Monday 20th October 2014

THE Bradford Beating Diabetes campaign is urging smokers across the district to quit the habit during ‘Stoptober’ to cut the risk of developing the Type 2 form of the disease.

Coffee theft suspect held

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

12:25pm Monday 20th October 2014

A CRIME suspect wanted over an incident in Tong Street has been arrested after being spotted by police in Bradford city centre. The 25-year-old was wanted by officers investigating the theft of coffee from the UGO store. He was seen by officers policing the city centre yesterday and taken into custody.




Bradford school closures

- All PTS services are currently fully operational. Please check the status of other school bus services in particular Mybus - (link)

Bradford City Council 2:38am Tue 21 Oct 14

- There are currently no known problems with the PTS bus service -

- No Schools Closed Today - (link)

Bradford City Council 2:38am Tue 21 Oct 14

- No Schools Closed Today -

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