VIDEO: Weightlifting champion officially opens the West Yorkshire School Games

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Tong school hosted the launch of the School Games in West Yorkshire. British and European weightlifting champion Rebakah Tiler lifting Ra'eese Smith from Ryecroft Primary School

5:41am Thursday 9th October 2014

A BRADFORD weightlifting champion was on-hand to inspire the next generation of school sport stars as she officially opened the 2014/15 Jet2 Holidays West Yorkshire School Games yesterday.

Grove facing Eton College

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Eton College's rugby team are playing at Woodhouse Grove School today

6:47am Wednesday 1st October 2014

WOODHOUSE Grove School have famous opposition in the last 16 of the Under-18 Schools' Rugby Champion Trophy today.

National Table Tennis Day celebrated in style

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bling table tennis bats

3:15pm Friday 25th July 2014

THE first National Table Tennis Day was celebrated in the sunshine in Bradford's Centenary Square.

Baildon eye Twickenham prize

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Port prove stubborn opposition as Knutsford play their first game in a month

11:27pm Friday 27th June 2014

Baildon Church of England Primary School are a tournament final away from playing at Twickenham on the same day as England.

Farnham Primary qualify for Drax area final

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Farnham Primary School celebrate winning their qualifier at Great Horton Church Cricket Club

6:14pm Tuesday 10th June 2014

CRICKET: A third Bradford school have confirmed their place in the Yorkshire West Area final of the Drax Cup – the biggest cricket competition for under-nines in the United Kingdom.

Whitechapel Primary progress in Drax Cup

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Junior Cricket U11 and final

4:50pm Tuesday 27th May 2014

Whitechapel Primary from Cleckheaton are the latest team from the Bradford region to reach the west area final of the Drax Cup under-nines competition.

Bradford Grammar in netball clean sweep

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bradford Grammar School's under-13 netball team, who were Bradford Schools' champions

6:20pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Bradford Grammar School have finished the local netball season in style by winning Bradford schools’ tournaments at every level.

Woodhouse Grove’s magnificent Sevens but Bradford Grammar School miss out

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Woodhouse Grove's first team show off the Open Plate

8:01pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Captain Jack Maplesden insists there were more positives than negatives as Woodhouse Grove School claimed the Open Plate title at the Rosslyn Park HSBC National Schools Sevens.

Bradford schools have a golden Games

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The Bradford team fly the flag at the opening ceremony

6:20pm Monday 31st March 2014

Bradford Grammar School helped their city complete a clean sweep in the table tennis events at the Jet2holidays West Yorkshire School Games Winter Festival.

Woodhouse Grove celebrate national title

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The Woodhouse Grove team pictured with long-serving rugby master Keith Jones and coach Kevin Eaglestone

5:00pm Monday 31st March 2014

Woodhouse Grove School’s under-13 rugby union team are joint School Sport Magazine National Championship winners after a tense final against Dulwich College.

Oastlers School pupils enjoy their St George’s day out

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Oastlers School pupils at St George’s Park

4:50pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

Pupils from Oastlers School enjoyed a “once in a lifetime” experience as they visited the England national football centre at St George’s Park in Staffordshire.

Harrison Layden-Fritz a top school all-rounder

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Years Seven and Eight boys George Taylor, Harrison Layden-Fritz, Charlie Kershaw, Harry Barraclough, Zac Woodcock and Ben Cooper

6:20pm Tuesday 18th February 2014

Hipperholme Grammar School pupil Harrison Layden-Fritz, who normally has his feet in water as an outstanding swimmer, has shown his versatility by qualifying for the national cross-country finals.

Six of the best for record-breaker Silverman at sportshall athletics trials

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Grant joy for Taunton Athletics Club

5:20pm Monday 27th January 2014

The West Yorkshire sportshall athletics trials, which were staged in Bradford, are still benefiting from the legacy of the 2012 Olympic Games.

Let's hear it for the boys!

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bradford Grammar School’s boys’ under-16 team

3:00pm Wednesday 25th December 2013

Bradford Grammar School’s boys’ under-16 team of Fraser Riley, Miles Loney, Max Orviss and Ed Philips have become West Yorkshire champions.

Salts offer affordable tennis coaching

10:19pm Monday 23rd December 2013

Salts Tennis Club are continuing their affordable initiatives for juniors, thanks to sponsorship from the Dot Mainwaring Foundation.

Trials dates for Bradford Schools' Cricket Association

10:08pm Monday 23rd December 2013

Dates for the Bradford Schools’ Cricket Association trials on Wednesdays (4pm-5.30pm) at Samuel Lister Academy in Nab Wood have been announced.

Woodhouse Grove bask in national title glory

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Woodhouse Grove celebrate winning Daily Mail National Trophy

5:00pm Wednesday 11th December 2013

Woodhouse Grove School's rugby union team have created a small piece of history by winning the inaugural Daily Mail National Trophy.

Guiseley Rangers host tag rugby festival

8:37pm Thursday 28th November 2013

Guiseley Rangers are hosting a World Cup-themed tag rugby festival for primary schools tomorrow afternoon in conjunction with Leeds Rugby Foundation.

Rashid and Patel are Oasis Lister Park Academy guests

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Adil Rashid is presenting a Cricketing Masterclass award next Thursday at Oasis Lister Park Academy

4:10pm Friday 22nd November 2013

Oasis Lister Park Academy have two special guests at their annual awards evening next Thursday.

Bradford Salem host schools rugby festival

1:45pm Tuesday 12th November 2013

Bradford Salem are holding a Year Seven Inter-Schools Festival on Friday (2pm).

Celebration time for Bradford Schools FA

6:50pm Friday 8th November 2013

The Bradford Schools’ Football Association are holding a celebratory dinner in honour of their teams who have reached the sixth round or better in the English Schools’ Under-15 Inter-Association Trophy over the past 50 years.

Parkside pride as girls pass netball trials

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Parkside under-15 players Georgina Dawson, Rhianna Thomas, Rosie Findlay, Lucy Heyes, Betsy Cryer

3:40pm Wednesday 16th October 2013

Parkside School are celebrating after recent trials saw one of their girls selected to play for the West Yorkshire netball team and 11 for the Bradford squad.

Tiler snatches three European weightlifting golds

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Rebekah Tiler, left, with runner-up Donmez Hilal, from Turkey

5:50pm Tuesday 10th September 2013

Teenage weightlifting sensation Rebekah Tiler produced a record-breaking performance in Lithuania to be crowned European youth champion.

Irish eyes fail to smile on Bradford Boys under-15s

6:50am Wednesday 28th August 2013

Bradford & Metropolitan boys schools under-15s football team capped off fine year by reaching the final of the 2013 international Mayo Cup.

Prince Henry’s pair of aces

1:30pm Wednesday 14th August 2013

Prince Henry’s Grammar School pair Paul Hill and Jack Walker both contributed to England Under-18s’ 17-15 victory over Wales in George, South Africa.

Disappointment for former Beckfoot High School pupil

12:31pm Wednesday 14th August 2013

Former Beckfoot pupil Georgina Roberts was in the England team that were beaten 27-13 by Canada in the Nations Cup final title in Colorado.

Kildwick Primary School are Drax Cup runners-up

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Kildwick Primary School pupils show off their medals

4:49pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

Kildwick Primary School finished runners-up in the finals of the 2013 Drax Cup.

Kildwick pupils through to Headingley finals

3:40pm Tuesday 2nd July 2013

Kildwick Primary School are through to the finals of the 2013 Drax Cup – the biggest cricket competition for under-nines in the country – and will now get to play at Headingley.

Students up to the Challenge!

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: STAR CAST: The International squad line up before the match

11:18pm Thursday 20th June 2013

Challenge College students got the better of an illustrious International XI in a ten-over match today.

Glory boys as Bradford celebrate final triumph

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: NATIONAL CHAMPIONS: City’s under-15s hoist the winners’ trophy aloft

6:00pm Wednesday 22nd May 2013

It was a great weekend for Bradford City players, and an equally special one for five of the club’s under-15s.

Double haul for athlete Adeniji in Birmingham

6:20pm Monday 20th May 2013

Several Bradford athletes won medals at the Aviva Sportshall UK Finals at Birmingham’s LG Arena.

Schools pad up for Drax Cup

3:50pm Monday 20th May 2013

Thirteen schools from the Hanson Academy School Sports Partnership are competing for a place in the West Yorkshire finals of the Drax Cup under-nines’ competition on Tuesday (3pm).

Marley hosts five-a-side football feast

11:17pm Sunday 19th May 2013

One of the biggest school football festivals in the country will kick off in Keighley tomorrow, with more than 900 youngsters taking part.

Bradford Boys hoping to be crowned champions of England

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Back, l/r: Reece Webb-Foster, Danny Devine, Kesi Omolokum, Bradley Patefield, Chris Truelove, Matthew Foulds, Reece Thomas; front: Chris Parker, Alex Henney, Sumali Cissa, Oliver Roberts, Chandler Hallwood, Laurence Dunne, Tom Windle, Andrew Briggs

5:50pm Wednesday 15th May 2013

The Bantams aren’t the only Bradford football team heading south this weekend for a final.

Tiler is terrific

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Rebekah Tiler has broken some more of Olympian Zoe Smith's age-group records

4:10pm Tuesday 30th April 2013

Ace record-breaker Rebekah Tiler has been at it again.

Beckfoot School on national basketball revenge mission

7:00pm Tuesday 23rd April 2013

Beckfoot School’s under-15 boys’ team, who have shown that hard work pays off, are on a national revenge mission.

Jayanne proves a national talent

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Heaton Tennis & Squash Club member Jayanne Palma was among 55 who attended the LTA's National Talent ID day

4:50pm Tuesday 2nd April 2013

Bradford junior Jayanne Palma was put through her paces at the Lawn Tennis Association’s (LTA) National Talent ID Day at Bolton Arena.

Outstanding result for Baildon Primary School

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Baildon Church of England Primary School pupils at the West Yorkshire Sportshall Athletics Championships

4:20pm Monday 25th March 2013

Baildon Church of England Primary School are celebrating after coming second in the West Yorkshire Sportshall Athletics Championships at Halifax’s North Bridge Leisure Centre.

Pitch perfect for Woodhouse Grove pupils

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Pupils christen the new pitch as 15 school teams featured in the annual under-13 rugby union sevens tournament

3:20pm Thursday 21st March 2013

Woodhouse Grove have opened their new all-weather facility as part of the school’s bicentennial celebrations.

Treble joy for Bradford Grammar School

3:40pm Monday 18th March 2013

The Bradford area dominated the prizes at table tennis in the West Yorkshire Sainsbury’s School Games Festival at Leeds Met University.

Rallying call for schools to enter Drax Cup

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Katherine Brunt and Richard Pyrah with the Drax Cup

12:50pm Friday 15th March 2013

Yorkshire all-rounder Richard Pyrah and England women’s bowler Katherine Brunt are among the region’s cricket stars supporting a call for primary school teams from Bradford to enter the Drax Cup 2013 - the biggest cricket competition for under-nines in the country.

Success for West Yorkshire at National Sportshall Athletics Regional Finals

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Sandal Primary School's Rhea Southcott, with Abigail Lampkin, who are clubmates at Bingley Harriers

12:00pm Monday 11th March 2013

Three of West Yorkshire’s four teams have qualified for the National Sportshall Athletics finals next month (April) at Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre.

Bradford Grammar School zone in on impressive triple

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: BGS success: Back rlow, left to right, Melody Seifzadeh, Mahum Sheraz, Anna Cooper, Aliza Khaliq, middle, Ava Hepworth-Wood, Hibah Mahmood, Hannah Chaudry, Maddy Silberberg, back, Greg Cleland, Vishal Dattani, Fraser Riley

5:25pm Friday 22nd February 2013

Bradford Grammar School is one of only two schools in the country (the other is in London) to have three teams competing in this weekend’s regional finals of the English Schools’ Team Table Tennis Championships.

Baildon win claims West Yorkshire Games spot

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Champions! Baildon C of E celebrate reaching the West Yorkshire Youth Games

3:50pm Friday 8th February 2013

Baildon Church of England Primary School’s under-11 sportshall athletics team are celebrating after qualifying for the West Yorkshire Youth Games.

Allerton youngster in the zone for Leeds school

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: FINALISTS: Ben Hemsley, second from left, with his team

5:00pm Friday 25th January 2013

A youngster from Allerton has helped his school to a regional final of a national table tennis competition.

Prince Henry pupil's pride at winning top sports award

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jack Walker

3:10pm Friday 7th December 2012

Leeds Carnegie rising star Jack Walker, 16, has received national recognition for an incredible year that has seen him play international rugby above his own age group and learn skills from World Cup-winner Jonny Wilkinson.

Woodhouse Grove under-18s go head to head with Bradford Grammar

6:13pm Monday 5th November 2012

Local bragging rights will be at stake on Wednesday when Woodhouse Grove host Bradford Grammar School in the third round of the Daily Mail RBS Under-18 Cup.

Sister act win bronze for England

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Woodhouse Grove badminton coach Dawn Johnson with sisters Sian and Helen Kelly

9:37pm Friday 2nd November 2012

Sisters Sian and Helen Kelly teamed up as part of the England under-13s badminton team that won a bronze medal at an international tournament in Denmark.

Saltaire member Duguid tells of 'shock' at national volunteer honour

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Ed Duguid is presented with his award by England women’s captain Charlotte Edwards

4:10pm Wednesday 31st October 2012

Saltaire Cricket Club’s Ed Duguid has won national recognition for his work on the Chance to Shine campaign.

Bradford schoolchildren get the message over racism in football

3:50pm Monday 15th October 2012

Bradford Council and Bradford City Football Club have organised a series of ‘Kick It Out’ events.


Essential Links

Get Adobe Flash player


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. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree