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May 2009

Dental patient Harvey Rhodes gets some helpful advice from dental nurses Michelle Read (left) and Nicola Mitchell. They were helping to promote good oral health as part of Brighter Smile Day.

11.17am Friday 29th May 2009

May 2009

Bradford Bulls star Glen Morrison helps St Oswald's Primary School pupils Aliya Khan and Connor Jones keep up with jobs in the garden created for them by Yorkshire Water staff.

11.37am Wednesday 27th May 2009

May 2009

A team of huskies is more likely to be associated with a white Christmas than a white wedding. But for bride-to-be Carrie Steel arriving at St Peter’s Church, Addingham, driven by a team of her favourite dog breed is her dream for her big day.

10.21am Friday 22nd May 2009

May 2009

Mr Men, Fairies, Princes and Frogs turned up to lessons at Menston Primary School this week in a bid to celebrate Book Day.

10.20am Friday 22nd May 2009

May 2009

A 12-year-old Ilkley Grammar School student has been chosen as the face of this year’s Addingham Gala.

10.19am Friday 22nd May 2009

May 2009

Harry Potter star Matthew Lewis presented awards at the world’s first film festival for deaf young people which took place in Bradford.

11.17am Thursday 21st May 2009

May 2009

More than 1,200 people took part in a world record soft-toy chain attempt in Bradford.

11.17am Thursday 21st May 2009

May 2009

Bradford Council’s longest serving councillor, John Godward, was sworn in as the district’s first citizen today and his wife Jean as Lady Mayoress.

10.52am Wednesday 20th May 2009

May 2009

Secret sexy drawings by Branwell Bronte will be revealed at the first exhibition to focus exclusively on the Bronte sisters’ wayward brother.

10.51am Wednesday 20th May 2009

May 2009

Security staff at Bradford’s National Media Museum are stepping up patrols in case any of their exhibits get inspired by the new Imax film – Night At The Museum 2.

10.51am Wednesday 20th May 2009

May 2009

Bradford performers are taking to the stage in a musical extravaganza at the Alhambra this week.

10.50am Wednesday 20th May 2009

May 2009

Bradford wanted to cause such a stir to celebrate Noise Action Week that it enlisted the help of a town crier.

4.46pm Tuesday 19th May 2009

May 2009

Bradford's budding supermodels are getting dressed for success as they gear up for the finals of the Telegraph & Argus Model Search 2009.

4.46pm Tuesday 19th May 2009

May 2009

Lauren Adamson will go to the school prom – and in style after winning a fancy frock in a competition.

4.45pm Tuesday 19th May 2009

May 2009

Vets had to operate when Alfie the cocker spaniel started to feel a bit ‘ruff’ – after gobbling up his owner’s car key.

11.32am Monday 18th May 2009

May 2009

Thousands of people braved threatening skies for the 200th annual Otley Show.

11.32am Monday 18th May 2009

May 2009

More than 2,000 women gathered near Skipton today to raise money for Cancer Research UK in the charity’s Race for Life.

11.31am Monday 18th May 2009

May 2009

Haworth stepped back in time to the 1940s this weekend, with military vehicles, jive dancing and a marching pipe band to entertain the troops all part of the vintage fun.

11.30am Monday 18th May 2009

May 2009

When Middle-Eastern businessman Luay Abu-Ghazaleh bought a classic MG sports car from a man in America he knew just where to take it for a refurbishment.

11.30am Monday 18th May 2009

May 2009

Yorkshire and England cricket star Matthew Hoggard received a warm welcome when he visited Bradford city centre to sign copies of his new book.

11.28am Monday 18th May 2009

May 2009

A young ballerina has received a £1,000 bursary to dance with the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.

10.29am Friday 15th May 2009

May 2009

A woman who helped build the iconic Second World War bomber, the Lancaster, will be a special guest at a Battle of Britain flypast.

10.29am Friday 15th May 2009

May 2009

A dyslexic mother who is training to be an accountant despite not being able to read until her 20s has a royal appointment tomorrow to recognise her hard work.

10.29am Friday 15th May 2009

May 2009

More than 60 years after thousands of Polish troops died fighting for the Allies in the Second World War, a memorial to their sacrifice is being unveiled in Bradford.

12.01pm Tuesday 12th May 2009

May 2009

Could eco-granny Tina Watkins be Bradford’s very own thrift champion? The 65-year-old, of Denholme, who wastes not and wants not, says her way of life could help others beat the credit-crunch too.

12.00pm Tuesday 12th May 2009

May 2009

A children’s communication charity made chatter matter in Bradford at the weekend by getting shoppers and their families to add their favourite word to a giant wall of words at the Kirkgate Shopping Centre.

12.11pm Monday 11th May 2009

May 2009

A Shipley couple are to celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with a family party.

12.10pm Monday 11th May 2009

May 2009

One-year-old Ben Leadbeater has received an election card enabling him to vote in the European Elections this June.

12.10pm Monday 11th May 2009

May 2009

Things might be hotting up at the famous Ilkley Lido this summer – thanks to an innovative new way of warming water.

10.25am Friday 8th May 2009

May 2009

Bradford schoolchildren who created a human rights education pack, inspired by an exhibition about Anne Frank, have won a national award.

10.24am Friday 8th May 2009

May 2009

The head of a Bradford children’s centre will join a tough, women-only cycling challenge in Jordan to raise funds to improve the health of women and babies.

2.03pm Thursday 7th May 2009

May 2009

Pupils at Springwood Primary School in Manningham, Bradford, presented their very own puppet show to parents in a project stretching across cultures.

2.04pm Thursday 7th May 2009

May 2009

A group of Bradford friends will walk the 150 miles from Blackpool to Scarborough in six days to raise money for a host of charities.

2.04pm Thursday 7th May 2009

May 2009

Young bookworms are sharing their favourite stories with their counterparts on the other side of the world.

2.13pm Wednesday 6th May 2009

May 2009

Wizards, warlocks, fairies and dragons were all part of Ilkley Carnival parade.

2.06pm Wednesday 6th May 2009

May 2009

Dancing, poetry and food were all on the menu at a gourmet East Meets West evening organised by students at Bradford College.

2.08pm Wednesday 6th May 2009

May 2009

Don’t panic, pointy ears aren’t a symptom of swine flu. The new Star Trek movie has landed.

2.05pm Wednesday 6th May 2009

May 2009

Racing driver Peter Procter’s study is packed with the memorabilia of his remarkable life.

2.04pm Wednesday 6th May 2009

May 2009

Bollywood is coming to the Dales, as part of a drive to attract more diverse communities to the countryside.

2.03pm Wednesday 6th May 2009

May 2009

Young people have taken on the role of Eco Wardens' to learn how to protect their environment.

2.02pm Wednesday 6th May 2009

May 2009

A descendant of the Bradford department store once known as the Harrods of the North has died aged 86. Garry Maufe’s family set up Brown, Muff in Market Street in the 1840s, turning it into one of the most classy stores in the region. Mr Maufe died in

11.53am Tuesday 5th May 2009

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