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Police warning after rise in sneak-in burglaries across Keighley area

- Sun, 21 Jul 2019 14:46:05 +0100

POLICE are warning householders to be on their guard after a rise in sneak-in burglaries in the Keighley area.

"Active and sociable" Nellie dies at age of 102

- Mon, 22 Jul 2019 14:35:22 +0100

KEIGHLEY woman Nellie Sutcliffe, who worked on munitions during the Second World War, has died at the age of 102.

Lothersdale Young Farmers' show is hailed as success

- Mon, 22 Jul 2019 18:39:13 +0100

LOTHERSDALE Young Farmers Club has staged its 85th annual show.

Commons ‘lesson’ for teachers

- Mon, 22 Jul 2019 15:50:25 +0100

TWO teachers from the district have chalked-up a training stint in Parliament.

Transplant games return for Keighley teenager

- Mon, 22 Jul 2019 15:41:42 +0100

Keighley event to form part of breastfeeding world-record bid

- Mon, 22 Jul 2019 14:57:16 +0100

A MASS breastfeeding event is taking place in Keighley as part of a global initiative.

Recipe for savoury Canederli

- Mon, 22 Jul 2019 14:11:16 +0100

IF YOU are fortunate enough to travel around Italy, you will soon realise that it is a country with plenty of variety. In the north you will find mountains, down to the greenery and the lakes, before finally arriving in the south where the hot, sandy beaches are.

Adding gloss to hospice fundraising

- Mon, 22 Jul 2019 13:21:18 +0100

ANOTHER splash of colour is being added to a hospice’s fundraising efforts.

Bronte Sportive is a record-breaker: PHOTO GALLERY

- Mon, 22 Jul 2019 12:40:00 +0100

AN annual Bronte Sportive in aid of Manorlands was a record-breaking success.

A view to a lake on walk

- Mon, 22 Jul 2019 10:57:17 +0100

START from the National Park Centre

It’s summer so thoughts obviously turn to Santa

- Mon, 22 Jul 2019 10:29:22 +0100

SUMMER’S here so it must be nearly Christmas…

Keighley and Haworth parks are flying the flag

- Sun, 21 Jul 2019 06:03:44 +0100

TWO Keighley-district parks are flying the flag.

Keighley jobless figures soar but rise ‘was expected’

- Sun, 21 Jul 2019 16:46:05 +0100

JOBLESS figures in Keighley have soared in the past year.


- Sun, 21 Jul 2019 13:19:10 +0100

MORE super photos taken by readers.


- Sun, 21 Jul 2019 07:02:09 +0100

ANOTHER selection of terrific photos taken by readers.

Knife-wielding man was tasered at Keighley railway station

- Sat, 20 Jul 2019 08:07:03 +0100

POLICE had to Taser a knife-wielding man on a busy platform at Keighley railway station after he threatened a Travel Safe Officer with the weapon and refused to drop it, Bradford Crown Court heard.

Focus on district's mental health services

- Sat, 20 Jul 2019 14:25:06 +0100

COMMUNITY mental health services across the district will be spotlighted at a meeting on Thursday (July 25).

Keighley parents urged to promote ‘play safe’ message to their children

- Sat, 20 Jul 2019 13:04:01 +0100

SCHOOLCHILDREN across the Keighley district are being urged to ‘play safe’ this summer.

Keighley charity car wash raises nearly £600

- Sat, 20 Jul 2019 07:56:01 +0100

A CHARITY car wash at Keighley fire station today raised nearly £600.

Activity book will help bring Keighley museum to life

- Sat, 20 Jul 2019 11:34:02 +0100

A NEW children’s activity book has been created to bring a Keighley museum to life.

College accolade for Keighley housing group

- Sat, 20 Jul 2019 11:03:03 +0100

A KEIGHLEY social housing group has scooped a ‘best employer’ award.

Steeton company is serving-up more cash for charity

- Sat, 20 Jul 2019 16:01:32 +0100

HOME-shopping giant Damart – whose warehousing facility is at Steeton – is serving-up an initiative to celebrate a fundraising milestone.

MEMORY LANE: A castle is given to people of Keighley

- Sat, 20 Jul 2019 08:39:06 +0100

CLIFFE Castle was built as Cliffe Hall at the height of Keighley’s industrial prowess by architect George Webster, for local lawyer Christopher Netherwood.


- Sat, 20 Jul 2019 08:33:20 +0100

A SELECTION of super photos taken by readers.


- Sat, 20 Jul 2019 16:24:12 +0100

ANOTHER terrific selection of photos taken by readers.

Police seek car in Denholme murder inquiry

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 08:20:00 +0100

DETECTIVES investigating the death of Bradford man Mohammed Feazan Ayaz in Denholme have released details of a vehicle they are keen to trace.

Approval for 35 homes in Eastburn - despite protests

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:51:27 +0100

PLANS to build 35 homes on a field in Eastburn have been approved, despite the objection Keighley’s MP.

Nights of poetry in Haworth

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 08:05:00 +0100

KEIGHLEY poet Bernie-the-Bolt has launched a monthly spoken word poetry night in Haworth.

Honour for WW1 soldier wrongly branded a deserter

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 10:26:00 +0100

SOLDIERS past and present gathered with volunteers and politicians to honour a Keighley soldier wrongly branded a deserter during the First World War.

School kit sale in Cross Roads

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 08:20:00 +0100

THE CROSS Roads and Lees parish church is helping families buy and sell children’s clothes and school kit.

Medieval realism for history author Carol

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 14:47:00 +0100

HISTORY is coming alive for a Cross Roads novelist as she develops the success of her books about the English Civil War.

Doughnuts and dancing as Parkside holds Prom Night

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 08:55:00 +0100

PARKSIDE School’s year 11 prom was “fantastically” popular with students and staff.

Tug of war unites people at Lund Park’s Great Get Together

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 14:23:14 +0100

A FAMILY fun day in one of Keighley’s biggest parks has hailed a success.

Fun and fundraising at Oakworth School summer fair

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 13:37:50 +0100

THE RAIN held off and the sun shone for most of the afternoon as hundreds of people packed into the playground for Oakworth Primary School’s summer fair.

Steam and pies power Yorkshire Day

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 12:23:08 +0100

INGROW butcher Chris Herd has created special Yorkshire Day pies to sell at a celebration event on the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway.

Riddlesden veg shop leads way in cutting plastic

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 12:15:00 +0100

RIDDLESDEN’S anti-plastic campaigners are championing their local greengrocer.

Huge banner unveiled on Ilkley Moor for ‘Be Moor Aware’ campaign

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 12:12:11 +0100

WEST Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service has launched its ‘Be Moor Aware’ campaign to prevent moorland fires this summer – after a series of blazes in the first half of 2019.

Veg out at free community giveaway

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 09:13:09 +0100

A VEG Fest is coming to Braithwaite with lots of free food, fun and games for the whole family.

Canapes and punch will be a sight to see opticians

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 08:55:09 +0100

AIREDALE Opticians will raise money for charity with an open day offering canapés and summer punch on Wednesday July 31.

Morrisons staff and shoppers raise £10,000

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 08:21:00 +0100

KEIGHLEY’S Morrisons store has raised more than £10,000 to help children fighting cancer.

Music festival to raise cash for defibrillator in Long Lee

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 08:15:02 +0100

AN OUTDOOR music festival this weekend will raise money for the Long Lee and Thwaites Brow Defibrillator Appeal.

Davies sets out to take on the BBC

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 08:10:13 +0100

SHIPLEY MP Philip Davies has been re-elected to the House of Common’s powerful Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee

Cross Roads Brownies stumped

- Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:55:05 +0100

BROWNIES from a Worth Valley pack followed in the footsteps of England’s World Cup heroes with a game of cricket.

Dad-of-three jailed after leading police on blue light chase

- Thu, 18 Jul 2019 15:41:13 +0100

A FATHER of three who led the police on a “blue light chase” while on the phone to his brother has been jailed for 12 months.

Woman seeks memorial to sisters who died in Keighley house fire

- Thu, 18 Jul 2019 02:01:04 +0100

A WOMAN rescued as a child from a ferocious house fire in which two of her sisters died is seeking to provide a permanent memorial to the siblings.

Eastburn housing plan awaits decision

- Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:21:00 +0100

CONTROVERSIAL plans for 35 new homes in Eastburn will be put before Bradford Council on Thursday.

Churches’ £500,000 cash boost for Keighley communities

- Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:04:00 +0100

A HALF-million pound boost for faith and community work in Keighley has been announced by the Church of England.

Screen triumph for Special Olympics horseman T-Jay

- Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:55:06 +0100

KEIGHLEY’S gold medal-winning Special Olympics horse rider T-Jay Wilson is making his film debut.

Parkside shines at GCSE Prom Night

- Thu, 18 Jul 2019 12:31:35 +0100

PARKSIDE School’s year 11 prom was “fantastically” popular with students and staff.

A Good rating for Oxenhope

- Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:05:11 +0100

A ‘GOOD’ classification by OFSTED inspectors has come at the end of an “amazing” year for Oxenhope C of E Primary School.

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