Harry’s book will be boost to charity

5:50pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A fundraising book written by Otley boy Harry Buckley is now on sale in the town.

Former pupils to play at concert in memory of teacher Mo

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Mo Hooley

9:14am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

The life of a Bingley teacher, who taught until three days before she died of cancer, will be celebrated at a special charity concert next month.

Three arrested on suspicion of burglary and drugs possession

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: police

4:38pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Three men were arrested after a member of the public allegedly spotted them breaking into a building in Otley.

MP calls for action over opening new railway stations

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Greg Mulholland MP

8:00am Monday 21st April 2014

An MP is calling on transport bosses to take bids to re-open railway stations at Arthington and Horsforth Woodside seriously.

Blue plaque marks Otley history

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Greg Mullholland

11:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

A plaque detailing the key events in Otley's history will be officially unveiled on Thursday.

TV scientist hopes show will go with a bang

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Dr Marty Jopson

9:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

TV scientist Dr Marty Jopson will be demonstrating hair-raising and ear-splitting scientific experiments next month.

Bayou band are back for Courthouse anniversary

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Otley Courthouse

6:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

An arts venue will kick off its tenth anniversary celebrations in style during the first weekend of May.

Children invited to join Otley May Day dancing

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The Buttercross Belles in action.

6:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

Children are being invited to celebrate May Day. Morris dancing sides the Buttercross Belles and Wayzgoose will be demonstrating dances around the Maypole, on Cross Green, Otley, between 5pm and 7pm on Thursday, May 1. Children can join in a dance, with ribbons, around the pole.

Race is on to design Tour de France T-shirt

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Tour de France Grand Depart T&A

6:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

Young people have just days left to enter a Tour de France T-shirt design competition.

Chevin Cross dominates skyline

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Otley’s Chevin Cross towers into the sky, as it has done every year since it was first raised in 1969

10:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

An early morning Easter Sunday service will be held at the foot of Otley’s Chevin Cross, which is dominating the skyline for the 45th year.

Busy Horsforth road gets crossing

9:30am Saturday 19th April 2014

A busy road in Horsforth is set to get a new zebra crossing to improve safety for pedestrians.

'Thuggish and cowardly' burglar punched woman, 62

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The e-fit image of a man wanted over a Rawdon burglary

5:00am Friday 18th April 2014

Police are hunting a man following a “thuggish and cowardly” burglary in which a 62-year-old woman was punched.

'Thuggish and cowardly burglar' who hit woman, 62, is hunted

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: E-fit of the burglary suspect

5:06pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Police are hunting a man following a “thuggish and cowardly” burglary in which a 62-year-old woman was punched.

Man, 62, on murder charge over death of woman in Rawdon

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Pauline Butler, 61, who was found with multiple stab wounds at a house in Rawdon

10:50pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

A 62-year-old man was tonight charged with the murder of a Rawdon woman.

Youngsters can shine at Otley talent event

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Otley Courthouse

2:25pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Young singers, bands, writers and comics will have a chance to shine in Otley.

Eye cancer sufferer Eliza does opening honours at new shop

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Eye cancer sufferer Eliza Deakin with mum Lucy and store manager Gemma Exley at the new Vision Express branch

1:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

The official opening of a new opticians branch was carried out by the mother of a Shipley toddler who suffers from a rare eye cancer.

Saddles stolen from Liversedge stables

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix police generic

12:13pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Five saddles, a blanket and some clippers were stolen from stables in Liversedge.

Cash agreed to fund leisure activities

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: webpix money finance benefits pensions

8:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Thousands of pounds of funding has been agreed for a playscheme to provide disabled children and young people with activities in school holidays.

Police name woman, 61, who died of stab wounds

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Pauline Butler

5:49pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

A woman who died of stab wounds at a house in Rawdon was today named by police as Pauline Butler.

Pool-in-Wharfedale resident celebrates 100th birthday

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Hilda Yates

2:27pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

One of Pool-in-Wharfedale's oldest residents has celebrated her centenary in style.

Otley family mourns brave Harry, six

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Brave cancer sufferer Harry Buckley

10:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

The funeral of a six-year-old boy who had neuroblastoma, a rare form of childhood cancer, will take place on Thursday.

Otley Lions boost work of Craft Aid

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Otley Lions enjoyed a visit to Craft Aid International's Harrogate centre: left to right - Lions publicity officer Patrick McCauley, Craft Aid International member Chrissie (wearing the club's presidential chain) and Otley Lions president Steve B

4:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

The work of Craft Aid International has received a practical boost from Otley Lions.

Otley traders urged to get a stall for the visit of the Tour

2:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

Otley businesses are being encouraged to join in the Tour de France celebrations by holding a stall on the day.

Councillor seeks seat

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Otley's new town mayor, Councillor Gerard Francis.

12:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

Former Otley town councillor Gerard Francis will be standing for a Leeds Council seat in May. Mr Francis, who has served as a city councillor twice before, has been selected as the Conservative candidate for the Otley & Yeadon ward in the local elections. He will be trying to dislodge Lib-Dem sitting ward Councillor Ryk Downes.

Otley Sailing Club receives £50,000

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Otley Sailing Club

10:00am Monday 14th April 2014

An award-winning Wharfedale sailing club is celebrating winning a £50,000 award to improve its facilities.

Sun shines on Otley bloom inspection

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Sun shines on Otley bloom inspection

5:06pm Sunday 13th April 2014

The sun shone on Yorkshire in Bloom judges as they inspected Otley’s floral landmarks.

Pool-in-Wharfedale beer festival to have lots of choice

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: FESTIVAL TIME: The beer hall at Hawkshead Brewery

1:00pm Saturday 12th April 2014

A total of 21 beer and cider varieties will feature in a village beer festival.

In memory of the Menston fallen

7:50am Saturday 12th April 2014

Plans to commemorate the First World War will be discussed in a meeting at Menston Methodist Church on Monday at 7.30pm.

Beer festival set to start in Otley

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

5:35pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

A Nottinghamshire-flavoured beer festival will begin in Otley next week.

Menston business people launch ‘buy local’ initiative

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Councillor Dale Smith

10:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Businesses across Menston are to launch a ‘buy local’ campaign in a bid to encourage the support of village residents.

‘Timeline’ history is of court is unveiled

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Otley Courthouse

8:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

A permanent timeline documenting the rich history of Otley Courthouse will go on display next month.

Otley to celebrate all things Yorkshire

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Otley Courthouse

8:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Otley will hold a week-long celebration of all things Yorkshire this summer.

Probe of transport links to Leeds Bradford airport

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Leeds Bradford Airport, which is expecting 85,000 travellers over Easter

5:56pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

A study to look at improving links to Leeds Bradford Airport has been ordered by the Department for Transport.

Otley children to design tour de France T shirt

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The cost of staging  the Tour de France has increased

1:00pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Children are being invited to create a T-shirt design to help a town celebrate the Tour de France.

Keighley head teacher from Horsforth takes on a ‘monster’ job at new Bradford Catholic College

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Lawrence Bentley

9:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

A head teacher will be taking on a new role as head of the country’s biggest Catholic school in Bradford.

Adam hits the high road to help Scouts

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Adam Dawson

7:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

Former Otley Scout Adam Dawson has begun an arduous length-of-Britain fundraising challenge.

Guiseley workers hope to get 'hired' as part of The Apprentice-style fundraising challenge

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Fundraisers who are taking part in the Mencap competition, from left, Penny Hutton, Louise Chyriwsky, Amanda Hobson, Karen McDermott, Sarah Shaw, Abigail Lomax and Andrew Leach.

9:00am Monday 7th April 2014

Office workers will take part in a The Apprentice-style challenge to raise money for Mencap.

Yeadon Tarn Japanese garden gets a new lease of life

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Yeadon Tarn’s fish stocks will be boosted

9:00am Monday 7th April 2014

An overgrown Japanese garden at Yeadon Tarn has been brought back to life – thanks to the work of volunteers.

Menston student to climb Mount Kilimanjaro for Meningitis Research Foundation

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: India Shaw

10:00am Sunday 6th April 2014

A Menston student has set herself the challenge of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro to raise money for Meningitis Research Foundation (MRF).

Prince Henry’s Grammar School in Otley holds course on family history

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Trying to find, desperately seeking, genealogy, missing people

12:00pm Saturday 5th April 2014

A computer-based family history course will start in Otley after the Easter break.

Minister visits Benton Park School in Rawdon

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The cost of staging  the Tour de France has increased

11:00am Friday 4th April 2014

Minister for Sport Helen Grant visited Benton Park School in Rawdon yesterday to see how cycling has become part of the curriculum.

Work set to improve Guiseley junction

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Councillor Pat Latty

11:00am Friday 4th April 2014

Councillors in Guiseley are looking forward to safety improvements to a busy junction in the town.

Police issue e-fits over Rawdon burglary bid

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: One of the suspects

2:38pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Police have released these e-fits of two men they want to speak to after an attempted burglary.

MP Greg Mulholland hails energy bills cash boost

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Greg Mulholland MP

3:51pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

People living in Otley will benefit from £4.9 million of government cash to help reduce energy bills.

Guiseley School pupils get Fairtrade support

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Watford backs Fairtrade fortnight

2:22pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

A Fairtrade farmer from the Middle East visited Guiseley School to talk to students about the ethical campaign.

Fundraising mum backs charity

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Mel Metcalfe

10:07am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

A fundraising mum from Otley has had the name and logo of her favourite charity tattooed on to her arms.

St Mary's pupils enjoy success at dance contest

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Back row, from left, Grace Giedrojt, Lydia Giedrojt, Mia Giedrojt, Sally Waldron, Isobel Wilks, Nia Thomas and Adanna Okonofua and, front row from left, Kayley Tagione, Amelia Crompton, Syndey Mowbray, Phoebe Sloan and Lucy Moorby

12:37pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Three teams from St Mary’s School showed off local talent when they took part in the Leeds Schools Dance Competition at Temple Moor High School.

Volunteers needed for PDSA store

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The PDSA is looking for donations of furniture

12:48pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Animal lovers are being sought to help run a fundraising store in Otley.

Drivers to be slowed near Yeadon school

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Why has speed been reduced?

12:46pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

A 20mph limit is being introduced on an estate near a Yeadon primary school.

Otley recruitment firm wins award

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Co-founder and joint managing director of Octopus Chris Coleman, left, client co-ordinator Vicky Nicholson and head of marketing Daniel Briggs

12:29pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

An online recruitment firm from Otley is celebrating winning another industry award.



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