Five years jail for criminal who stored guns for villains

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: JAILED: Anthony Watson

6:02am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A CRIMINAL, who stored firearms in Bradford for serious villains, has been jailed for five years.

CCTV image released after attempted knife-point robbery in Clayton

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

9:55am Tuesday 21st October 2014

THIS is a CCTV image of a man police would like to speak to following an attempted robbery involving a knife in Clayton.

Breaking news Four cars damaged in suspected arson attack at Bradford autoparts business

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

9:00am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A FIRE involving four cars at an autoparts garage in Lidget Green this morning is being treated as arson.

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.

Breaking news Emergency services called to two-car collision in Manchester Road, Bradford

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

10:07am Tuesday 21st October 2014

POLICE and ambulance services have been called to a collision involving two cars in Bradford this morning.

Breaking news Stranded vehicle causes motorway misery for rush hour commuters

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Police are appealing for information about the M62 crash

9:14am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A STRANDED vehicle has caused traffic jams during rush hour on the M62 this morning.

Breaking news Audi damaged in suspected arson attack in Lidget Green

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: House in Keighley damaged in triple arson attack

9:02am Tuesday 21st October 2014

ARSONISTS are believed to be responsible for setting a car on fire in Lidget Green in the early hours of this morning.

Bradford firefighter who suffered severe spinal damage in cycling accident battles for return to scuba diving hobby

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Peter during an ice dive in Baildon Reservoir in December 2012

7:21am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A FIREFIGHTER being treated for severe spinal injuries he suffered in a mountain bike accident has spoken of his determination to recover and rediscover his favourite hobby.

'Shocking' number of Bradford children start school unable to go to toilet or put on coat by themselves

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Councillor Ralph Berry

6:29am Tuesday 21st October 2014

THE number of Bradford children who start school unable to go to the toilet or put on a coat by themselves is “shocking”, says a Government adviser.

Hundreds of new Bradford businesses receive the perfect kickstart

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Lee Meadowcroft  and staff at  Sabre Ocean Solutions new base

7:22am Tuesday 21st October 2014

FIRMS which have used a Bradford Council enterprise programme and created nearly 400 new jobs in the district are being recognised for their success.

Bradford dog lover at House of Lords today to receive award

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Sarah Fretwell, from Hearthounds, a charity that helps homeless people's animals and their owners

3:58am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A BRADFORD dog lover is to be recognised with a special award from the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) at the House of Lords today for her tireless work to help homeless people and their pets.

Bradford uses curry as 'bonding agent' to bring cultures together, according to Curry Capital of Britain founder

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The team behind Bradford fourth successive Curry Capital victory

7:07am Tuesday 21st October 2014

BRADFORD'S record-breaking fourth Curry Capital title is a result of bringing cultures together, says the city's winning team and the competition's founder.

People urged to back Telegraph & Argus Crocus Cancer Appeal by taking part in City Runs

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: TEAM: Some of the Telegraph and Argus staff taking part in City Runs in aid of the T&A Crocus Cancer Appeal

7:00am Tuesday 21st October 2014

WITH less than a week to go until the annual City Runs event, we're putting out a final call for readers to back the Telegraph & Argus' £1 million cancer research fundraiser.

Pilot scheme starts in Bradford to drive down youth unemployment

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jobcentre Plus relationship manager for Bradford, Sue Webster

6:34am Tuesday 21st October 2014

MORE than a quarter of 16 and 17-year-olds in Bradford could avoid claiming jobless benefits if a new project is successful.

Rail company's £7.8m investment on track to deliver service improvements between Bradford and London

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Richard McClean, managing director of Grand Central rail, talks to members of the public at the Great Victoria Hotel in Bradford during a stakeholder event

5:47am Tuesday 21st October 2014

PASSENGERS on Grand Central's Bradford to London services will start seeing changes in the new year as the firm begins a £7.8m investment programme by revamping its trains and stations.

Smash hit musical coming to Bradford's Alhambra theatre

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Alexandra Burke

7:37am Tuesday 21st October 2014

SMASH hit musical The Bodyguard is coming to Bradford's Alhambra theatre, starring former X Factor winner Alexandra Burke.

Talented youngsters ready to take to the Alhambra stage

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: DM Academy's cast prepare for the show at the Alhambra Theatre

5:37am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A CAST of 200 talented youngsters will be taking to the Alhambra stage tomorrow for a show inspired by dreams.

Students at Bradford school look for solutions for the planet in new project

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: SHEQ advisor for Balfour Beatty Rail Amy Moore, science teacher, Kristina Fielding with pupils, Taqi Ali and Creddy Taylor, at Grange Technology College with some of the work being done at the Solutions for Planet event

7:25am Tuesday 21st October 2014

STUDENTS at a Bradford school have been looking for Solutions for the Planet as part of a special project.

Health boss slams joke shop outfits

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

11:26am Tuesday 21st October 2014

HALLOWEEN fancy dress outfits featuring straitjackets and “psycho ward” references are offensive and damaging, a health boss has said.

Hero officer leads dozens to safety

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

11:22am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A BRITISH police officer who led more than 100 trekkers to safety during terrible weather conditions that claimed at least 39 lives in Nepal has said he never set out to be a hero.

Royal Baby due in April

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix leader comment

11:15am Tuesday 21st October 2014

THE Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have confirmed their baby is due in April next year, Kensington Palace has said.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.


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