October 2010

  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus:
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The woman hailed as the ‘rockstar of knitting’ passed on some of her latest top tips in Ilkley. 
Debbie Bliss has become the most famous name in knitting thanks to a series of successful books, magazines and yarns.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus:
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Batman and Robin, Buzz Lightyear and Spiderman were just some of the super heroes who made it to Guiseley. 
But these heroes were more interested in fun and games. 
They were children from the Busy Bees Nursery who were raising funds for charity.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Batman and Robin, Buzz Lightyear and Spiderman were just some of the super heroes who made it to Guiseley. 
But these heroes were more interested in fun and games. 
They were children from the Busy Bees Nursery who were raising funds for charity.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A woman from Riddlesden, near Keighley, and her colleagues at a public relations consultancy have been caught napping. 
Jan Turner and fellow AKA PR workers are preparing to celebrate National Sleep-In Day this Sunday.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Schoolchildren in a village of large hills have grown vegetables to match. 
Giant cabbages, cauliflowers and rhubarb have been harvested at Shibden Head Primary School in Queensbury.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Emergency services were called in to help educate Ilkley youngsters on life-saving careers.
The North West Paramedic Team visited Moorfield School and offered pupils, including Lara Smart, the chance to test out equipment such as the stretcher.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Miriam Lord Community Primary School pupils worked in teams to try a range of activities throughout the day to learn about how they can care for the environment and be responsible citizens. Among them was Malaike Ali, pictured with Paul Stead.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The National Media Museum has been celebrating the launch of the latest IMAX 3D movie, Legends of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole, with live falconry and face painting. 
Bramley the barn owl and friends met five-year-old Livia Meadow.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: More than 200 sixth-form students at the Hanson School, Bolton, Bradford, were invited to take part in a Halloween fancy dress day to raise funds for victims of the summer Pakistan floods.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Pupils at St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Otley, take part in a rock school. Pictured are Shaun Street, Joel Cacciola, guitarist Steven Brodowski, Emily Broswell and Freya Gustafson.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: These pupils at Reevy Hill Primary School, Buttershaw, Bradford,  got their hearts racing when Yorkshire’s own national heart charity, Heart Research UK, paid them a visit as part of its Treasure your Heart in Bradford campaign.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Meet the newest residents of St Leonard’s Farm Park, Esholt, who will be stealing the hearts of visitors over the half-term holiday. 
Micro pigs Bonnie and Clyde are seven and eight weeks old and come from two breeders in Lincolnshire.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A former amateur footballer has raised £500 for Burley-in-Wharfedale cerebral palsy sufferer Ben Smithson by losing the equivalent of the nine-year-old’s weight in a sponsored slim.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Baildon schoolchildren added a splash of colour to Roberts Park, Saltaire. Marigold and wild flower bulbs were planted by the pupils at Glenaire Primary School.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Shirley Holmes, 77, a patient at Eccleshill NHS Treatment Centre was so impressed with the care she received that she baked staff a cake to say thank you.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Children are doing their bit to help a worldwide campaign to eradicate polio.
Yeadon Westfield School pupils, including Josie Barber, have planted 1,000 purple crocuses to help to publicise the Rotary campaign to banish the disease to the history books.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: He might be 94 years of age but George Avery is still not planning on taking it easy despite finally retiring from work yesterday. 

There were tears all around as the nonagenarian left Ortho-Care after 27 enjoyable years with the Bradford company.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Five Silsden men will dress as Elvis to do a  walk to help young cerebral palsy sufferer Evan Whitton.
Richard Whitton, Evan's uncle, Gary Lund, Jamie Cunningham, and Andrew and John Snell will walk the 63 miles from Ambleside to Silsden.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Silly headwear was the order of the day at Lady Lane Park School, in Bingley, for a sponsored run in aid of charity. 
Pupils hope to have raised enough money to buy at least four emergency aid boxes to help disaster victims around the world.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Cancer-fight mum-of-three Catherine Barrett, of Wyke, manager of Peacocks store in Heckmondwike, joined colleagues to promote the products to support the char-ity’s annual breast cancer campaign Join the Fight for Women’s Survival.
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A man who kept Ilkley on time for more than three decades has finally wound up his long service to the town. 
For 31 years, David Glover has climbed up a ladder into the clock tower at Christchurch, The Grove, on Saturdays, to wind up the church clock
  • Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Sports trainees have been playing table tennis as part of their studies at Keighley Campus. 
The students learned practical skills while on an away day at Keighley Table Tennis and Recreation Centre.

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