25 years ago: A rescue plan to save a toy company owned by Bradford City chairman Stafford Heginbotham was revealed to councillors in a secret meeting. The proposal involved a merger between Tebro toys and a toy making firm in Wales.

50 years ago: Almost 40,000 people had visited the Co-operative Wholesale Society’s exhibition at Victoria Park in Keighley to celebrate the Keighley and Skipton Industrial Co-operative Society’s centenary.