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June 2009

Firefighters at Fairweather Green in Bradford are getting ready for a fundraising drive.

11.01am Tuesday 30th June 2009

June 2009

A Haworth artist has set up a gallery to give other up-and-coming arts chance to showcase their work.

11.01am Tuesday 30th June 2009

June 2009

Actress Jenny Agutter led a charity walk based on the film The Railway Children which she starred in nearly forty years ago – as well as taking time to sign copies of the Illustrated Railway Children book for which she wrote the foreword.

12.52pm Monday 29th June 2009

June 2009

One of the oldest buildings in Ilkley is opening a new area to explore how the area has changed over time.

12.51pm Monday 29th June 2009

June 2009

Young people have been given a taster of a range of activities at a celebration day at Grange Technology College in Bradford.

9.57am Friday 26th June 2009

June 2009

Enterprising youngsters took to the stage as they performed in their own Laisterdyke’s Got Talent competition.

9.57am Friday 26th June 2009

June 2009

Volunteers have been out in force helping elderly residents keep the weeds at bay.

9.32am Thursday 25th June 2009

June 2009

A determined 25-year-old Bradford man who had chemotherapy to combat an aggressive form of Multiple Sclerosis has vowed to complete the London Marathon in 2011.

9.32am Thursday 25th June 2009

June 2009

Pupils at the new Appleton Academy will wear a school uniform designed by Bradford College fashion students.

1.47pm Wednesday 24th June 2009

June 2009

Bradford City supporters Mark Driver and Jenny Small are pleased to announce the safe arrival of their very own baby Bantam!

1.47pm Wednesday 24th June 2009

June 2009

Children at Trinity All Saints Primary School in Bingley took part in cycle activities at Lister Park in Manningham, Bradford.

1.46pm Wednesday 24th June 2009

June 2009

Baked beans and foam were some of the messy attractions during a day of fun for pupils at a Bradford school.

10.57am Tuesday 23rd June 2009

June 2009

Children were transported back hundreds of years as they watched a display of medieval jousting and were introduced to a stunning collection of birds of prey.

10.48am Tuesday 23rd June 2009

June 2009

One school which has taken recycling to heart is Frizinghall Primary, in Bradford, whose pupils have designed a new sign for the Council-run Aire Valley Recycling depot in Dockfield Lane.

10.48am Tuesday 23rd June 2009

June 2009

Organisers hope to have put the Horton Grange Mela on the map after going one better than the maiden event last year.

10.01am Monday 22nd June 2009

June 2009

Harden Gala attracted a big crowd at the weekend, with children’s races, magic shows and miniature train rides proving a lure to all the family.

10.00am Monday 22nd June 2009

June 2009

Summer came alive in Bradford city centre as the Lord Mayor’s Carnival Parade marched through the streets.

10.00am Monday 22nd June 2009

June 2009

Meet sniffer-dog Storm, whose nose led him to hundreds of pounds worth of loot hidden in a carrier bag under a bush.

9.59am Monday 22nd June 2009

June 2009

The cast of a family show is now complete, thanks to an appeal in the Telegraph & Argus.

9.51am Thursday 18th June 2009

June 2009

Bradford-born actor and author George Layton took the opportunity to inspect the £1.5 million refurbishment of Manningham Library during a visit to his home city.

9.50am Thursday 18th June 2009

June 2009

Girl band Vogue will be performing at Queensbury School, Bradford, on Monday to promote their new single and the work of a charity tackling eating disorders.

9.32am Thursday 18th June 2009

June 2009

Top vocational learners were rewarded for their hard work at a celebration event held at Laisterdyke Business & Enterprise College.

10.15am Wednesday 17th June 2009

June 2009

Pupils at Eldwick Primary School, Bingley, have got new friendship benches from their school council.

10.15am Wednesday 17th June 2009

June 2009

Textile degree students Stacey Burnside and Fiona Wilson have been short- listed for a prestigious national award.

10.14am Wednesday 17th June 2009

June 2009

The Calendar Girls were among the celebrities at Skipton Gala on Saturday and met Gala Queen Francesa Reynoldson.

11.58am Monday 15th June 2009

June 2009

A range of wacky and adapted bikes were just some of the attractions at a Cycle Fest in Bradford over the weekend.

11.58am Monday 15th June 2009

June 2009

Jack Shepherd and Jonathan Dixon, who play David Platt and Daryl Morton in Coronation Street, and Katie Griffiths of Waterloo Road, were at Stage 84's 25th birthday celebrations.

11.58am Monday 15th June 2009

June 2009

A recently restored 100-year-old lifeboat was on show in Centenary Square as part of a celebration flag day to mark 150 years of fundraising for lifeboats in the city.

11.57am Monday 15th June 2009

June 2009

Healthy living children at Frizinghall Primary School are celebrating the end of a 12-week project to encourage them to eat better and exercise more.

11.49am Friday 12th June 2009

June 2009

Thousands of children are getting ready to take part in the annual colourful extravaganza of the Lord Mayor’s Parade.

11.49am Friday 12th June 2009

June 2009

Craven College Radio is back on air this year. Students Sophie Wild, left, and Lucinda Sumner are among the broadcasters.

12.15pm Thursday 11th June 2009

June 2009

Scientists worked with children to design and make their own bubble bath during Hill Top CE Primary School’s science week.

12.14pm Thursday 11th June 2009

June 2009

Silsden residents Edward Boothman and Jayne Gillam are the brains behind the new Craven Poultry Keepers Club.

12.14pm Thursday 11th June 2009

June 2009

Pupils at a Bradford primary school were given a lesson on the dangers of substance misuse and the laws about drugs as part of National Tackling Drugs Week.

12.13pm Thursday 11th June 2009

June 2009

Cavendish Primary was one of three Bradford schools to get an environmental make-over by a team of volunteers who are normally office bound.

11.53am Wednesday 10th June 2009

June 2009

A dog owner has condemned the “cruel coward” who twice shot her pet with an air rifle.

11.53am Wednesday 10th June 2009

June 2009

A children’s drama company is celebrating their move to a new theatre.

4.35pm Tuesday 9th June 2009

June 2009

A former community midwife, who had to leave her job when she was badly injured in a car accident, has been given a regional award for her work with victims of domestic violence.

4.34pm Tuesday 9th June 2009

June 2009

The importance of wearing seat belts was drummed home to children at a teddy bear-themed road safety event.

11.34am Monday 8th June 2009

June 2009

Children have taken to the streets of Thornton to send out a message to drivers that speed kills.

11.33am Monday 8th June 2009

June 2009

A carnival atmosphere and a sea of bright pink flooded Bradford’s Lister Park yesterday as thousands of women joined in Cancer Research UK’s Race For Life 2009.

11.33am Monday 8th June 2009

June 2009

Bradford’s Centenary Square was transformed into a play haven for the day in one of a series of weekend events across the district. Among those taking part was Lord Mayor Coun John Godward.

11.32am Monday 8th June 2009

June 2009

Elite athlete Jo Wilkinson and Bradford Bulls player, Sam Burgess joined Bradford City and Keighley Cougars players plus schoolchildren from Greengates to help launch the Bradford City Run.

3.14pm Friday 5th June 2009

June 2009

Heaton residents are preparing to turn their village into a blooming lovely place to be.

3.14pm Friday 5th June 2009

June 2009

If you can make a cup of tea, you could make a real difference to the lives of patients and staff at Bradford’s hospitals by becoming a volunteer.

3.12pm Friday 5th June 2009

June 2009

Florist Sorayya Hussain-Ilahi is maintaining a long-standing tradition by taking over a shop which has been open for more than 30 years.

11.32am Thursday 4th June 2009

June 2009

Young fly fishing champion Thomas Gott is off to the Czech Republic to take part in the world championships.

11.31am Thursday 4th June 2009

June 2009

A former director of the Kennedy Space Centre was in Bradford yesterday to inspire young people’s interest in learning about science.

11.30am Thursday 4th June 2009

June 2009

Orla Regan won a competition to design a programme cover for Ben Rhydding Fete which this year is celebrating a church and school centenary.

11.12am Wednesday 3rd June 2009

June 2009

Queensbury primary school children got a taste of student life at the University of Bradford over the half-term holiday.

11.12am Wednesday 3rd June 2009

June 2009

Cyclist Sam Houldsworth is taking part in his very own ‘Tour de France’ for a charity close to his heart.

11.11am Wednesday 3rd June 2009

June 2009

Young model competition winners got down to business by taking part in a prized photographic fashion shoot at Bradford’s Kirkgate Shopping Centre yesterday.

11.26am Tuesday 2nd June 2009

June 2009

To mark Volunteers’ Week, which begins on Monday, a Bradford volunteering organisation has announced it will honour its young volunteers at an awards night later this month.

11.37am Monday 1st June 2009

June 2009

Regulars at the favourite pub of a soldier killed in Afghanistan have helped raised more than £40,000 for an injured soldiers’ charity.

11.37am Monday 1st June 2009

June 2009

Thousands turned up to witness the first major city centre celebration of the lesbian, gay and bisexual communities at the weekend.

11.36am Monday 1st June 2009

June 2009

Families took part in a fun day at a children’s centre in Keighley as part of a series of events across the district to mark National Family Week.

11.27am Tuesday 2nd June 2009

June 2009

Keen sailors Matthew and Benjamin Robinson have been called up to the junior zone squad – the first rung on the ladder to the Olympic squad.

11.27am Tuesday 2nd June 2009

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