About Cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies.

Search Results

Sort results by:
Stories 1 to 10 of 906

Uncle and niece reach big finals

Beckfoot Grammar School pupil Grace Horsley, 12, who has qualified for the Riding for the Disabled (RDA) Countryside Challenge finals at Hartpury International Equestrian Centre in Gloucestershire in July

AN UNCLE and niece from Bradford have qualified for national finals in the Riding for the Disabled Countryside Challenge.

5:55pm Wednesday 24 May 2017

Star Wars actor tells Bradford pupils to follow their dreams

Riz Ahmed speaks to pupils at Beckfoot Heaton

ONE of the stars of the last Star Wars movies spoke to children at a Bradford Primary School during a Skype chat this morning.

3:19pm Friday 26 May 2017

Gas leak closes school on GCSE exam day

Pupils sitting exams. Picture: ccarlstead/flickr

STUDENTS will still be able to take vital GCSE exams despite Beckfoot Oakbank School being closed due to a gas leak.

1:42pm Tuesday 2 May 2017

Boy, 11, confided he felt 'unsafe at school' on day he killed himself

Asad Khan

ON the day an 11-year-old Bradford boy killed himself he told another boy he felt unsafe in his new school and was going to skive for a very long time, an inquest hearing was told today.

1:03pm Tuesday 16 May 2017

Bradford student wins trainee place with top luxury car firm

Muhammed Subhani outside the Aston Martin headquarters in Gaydon, Warwickshire

NOT being old enough to drive has not stopped a Bradford student from landing a prized apprenticeship with a luxury car company.

3:00am Thursday 11 May 2017

Headteacher resigns over 'family commitments'

Beckfoot Thornton secondary school in Thornton

THE headteacher of a newly-converted academy school in Bradford has resigned over “family commitments”, it has emerged.

12:16pm Wednesday 5 April 2017

School's apology after graphic film of prisoner's execution shown to class of 12 and 13-year-olds

A blindfolded prisoner being led through a street in Pakistan in a still from the documentary shown to 12 and 13-year-old children at Beckfoot Oakbank School, Keighley

A SCHOOL has apologised after a prisoner being shot in the head and the body of a beheaded man were among shockingly graphic scenes shown to one of its classes.

2:00am Thursday 23 March 2017

Bradford teams reach national schools' finals

Beckfoot Grammar School's under-19 boys' table tennis team, with coach Hans Soova, who have reached the national schools' finals on Saturday at Hinckley Leisure Centre

BECKFOOT School's under-19 boys' team and Bradford Grammar School's under-19 girls' team, who were runners-up last year, have both qualified for the finals of the English Schools’ Table Tennis Association's Butterfly National Team Championships.

6:57am Thursday 23 March 2017

Council looks set to reduce speed limit on busy road

Beckfoot School students use a speed gun in Bradford Road

BRADFORD Council says it is looking into reducing the speed limit on a busy Bingley road after pressure from campaigners.

2:00am Thursday 2 March 2017

Beckfoot Oakbank students rally round for children's charity

Beckfoot Oakbank students, from left, Natalie Fenesova, Jan Simek and Ciaran Feather, with their lucky dip bags

GENEROUS students at a Keighley school have rallied round in support of a children's charity.

1:48pm Tuesday 14 March 2017
Stories 1 to 10 of 906
Sort results by: