Keighley News | News

UPDATE: Snow causes school closures, bus and traffic delays

- Mon, 24 Feb 2020 09:14:09 +0000

EARLY morning snow caused chaos across Keighley today with bus cancellations, traffic delays and school closures.

Disabled people learn new skills while on holiday

- Mon, 24 Feb 2020 10:22:19 +0000

A KEIGHLEY charity for people with learning disabilities is spreading the word about its life skills holidays.

Local resident to talk about her work with international relief agency

- Mon, 24 Feb 2020 10:30:00 +0000

ON Friday 6th March, starting at 7pm at the Kildwick and Farnhill Institute, local resident Maggie Tookey will talk about her work as Field Director of the international relief agency Edinburgh Direct Aid (EDA), helping to support refugees around the world.

Keighley-district Scouts hold Founder’s Day events: PHOTO GALLERY

- Mon, 24 Feb 2020 10:19:13 +0000

KEIGHLEY-district Scouts staged a day of activities across the town.

Anne Hathaway probes mystery deaths in movie Dark Waters

- Mon, 24 Feb 2020 10:45:11 +0000

WITH THE next lot of films due for release, the first one on the list is Dark Waters (12a) which is out from February 28.

GP and practice nurse calling it a day after 60 years' combined service at Keighley surgery

- Sat, 22 Feb 2020 14:16:04 +0000

TWO colleagues who between them have clocked-up 60 years’ service at a Keighley medical centre are retiring.

Village life play coming to Haworth and Glusburn

- Sun, 23 Feb 2020 13:30:00 +0000

SOUTH Craven theatre company Falling Stars are taking their latest show to Yorkshire villages including Haworth and Glusburn.

Keighley Girlguiding movement celebrates Thinking Day

- Sun, 23 Feb 2020 19:45:05 +0000

KEIGHLEY’S Girlguiding movement turned out in force today for its annual Thinking Day celebration.

Keighley pub 'swear box' boosts hospice

- Sun, 23 Feb 2020 09:04:08 +0000

UNSAVOURY language at a Keighley pub is boosting charity.

Upping efforts to protect Silsden's countryside

- Sun, 23 Feb 2020 09:01:18 +0000

CAMPAIGNERS fighting to protect Silsden’s countryside are stepping-up their efforts.

Keeping the flags flying: Silsden rallies round to produce new bunting

- Sun, 23 Feb 2020 11:58:01 +0000

A TOWN is rallying round to ensure the flags are flying at community events.

UPDATED: Man, 26, dies after Keighley crash

- Thu, 20 Feb 2020 07:50:00 +0000

A MAN seriously injured in a crash at Keighley has died.

Warning to motorbikers after spate of thefts in Keighley area

- Sat, 22 Feb 2020 16:29:02 +0000

POLICE are warning motorbike owners to be on their guard following a spate of thefts in the Keighley area.

LETTER: Unimpressed with new Silsden housing estate

- Sat, 22 Feb 2020 10:50:00 +0000

I WRITE, as a very concerned resident of Silsden, with respect to the current Saxon Dene housing development.

Outing has history and beauty

- Sat, 22 Feb 2020 08:21:00 +0000

IT is often best to walk one way along a river rather than repeat the return on the opposite bank.


- Sat, 22 Feb 2020 08:14:34 +0000

A SELECTION of super photos taken by readers.

MEMORY LANE: The changing face of Haworth railway station

- Sat, 22 Feb 2020 15:53:10 +0000

HAWORTH railway station is photographed at different stages in its history.

Keighley MP Moore champions Cougars' project

- Sat, 22 Feb 2020 01:01:05 +0000

THE newly-elected Member of Parliament for the district has pledged his support for the town’s only professional sports club, Keighley Cougars.

PHOTO GALLERY: Lothersdale young farmers celebrate their success

- Fri, 21 Feb 2020 13:48:00 +0000

LOTHERSDALE young farmers club held their annual dinner dance presentation evening at Skipton Golf Club.

Campaign to recruit dementia volunteers

- Fri, 21 Feb 2020 15:57:00 +0000

KEIGHLEY people of all ages and backgrounds are being urged to volunteer as Dementia Champions.

X-siting event is returning to Keighley

- Fri, 21 Feb 2020 13:19:10 +0000

A POPULAR Christian Easter holiday club is to be held in Keighley for a seventh year.

Keighley MP ‘honoured’ after election to Commons committee

- Fri, 21 Feb 2020 14:15:02 +0000

KEIGHLEY'S new MP has been elected to serve on the parliamentary Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee.

Conservatives announce Keighley and Worth Valley candidates for May Bradford Council elections

- Fri, 21 Feb 2020 11:41:07 +0000

THE Conservatives have unveiled some of their Keighley-district candidates for the Bradford Council elections on May 7.

Keighley event will seek views on plans for clean air zone

- Fri, 21 Feb 2020 10:32:08 +0000

A CONSULTATION session takes place in Keighley early next month as Bradford Council gathers views on its plans for a clean air zone.

Airedale Hospital unit on song after cheque handover

- Fri, 21 Feb 2020 09:15:05 +0000

A DONATION is music to the ears of Airedale Hospital’s cancer unit.

Judge set to sum up next week in Denholme murder trial

- Fri, 21 Feb 2020 07:12:02 +0000

THE JUDGE in the Denholme murder trial will sum up the case next week before the jury retires to consider its verdicts.

Cash aid for district's flood-hit properties

- Fri, 21 Feb 2020 15:50:39 +0000

PEOPLE across the district affected by flooding caused by storms Ciara and Dennis are to get compensation from Bradford Council.

Craven club member has gift of the gab

- Fri, 21 Feb 2020 08:09:14 +0000

CRAVEN Speakers Club member Judith Allinson is all talk – and she’s delighted!

Three-month delay for station car park

- Thu, 20 Feb 2020 00:06:00 +0000

BUILDING work on the new Steeton to Silsden railway station car park has been hit by yet another delay.

Delight as Keighley primary school is rated 'good' by Government inspectors

- Thu, 20 Feb 2020 06:54:08 +0000

A SCHOOL on a Keighley estate has been rated ‘good’ by Government inspectors just over three years after becoming an academy.

Charge points offer taxis free electricity

- Thu, 20 Feb 2020 00:09:00 +0000

ELECTRIC charging points have been installed in Silsden and at Airedale Hospital solely for taxis.

Keighley wins slice of £33m social fund

- Thu, 20 Feb 2020 00:47:00 +0000

KEIGHLEY will receive a share of a £33 million investment programme aimed at tackling social inequality.

CPR plea to schools from a Cononley ‘heart hero’ who saved man's life

- Thu, 20 Feb 2020 11:14:07 +0000

A STUDENT who saved a man’s life using CPR skills she’d learned as a schoolgirl is urging secondary schools to sign-up for a training initiative.

FINANCIAL ADVICE: The importance of protection

- Thu, 20 Feb 2020 09:07:00 +0000

By Helen Tansley, Armstrong Watson, Independent Financial Adviser

Runners and their dogs on course to help Oxenhope hospice

- Thu, 20 Feb 2020 15:52:13 +0000

RUNNERS and their dogs are straining at the leash in readiness for another Manorlands fundraiser.

Tour de Yorkshire land art and 'best dressed' contests are launched

- Thu, 20 Feb 2020 15:12:03 +0000

A LAND art contest – won last year by a Keighley-district entry – has been launched again to celebrate the Tour de Yorkshire.

Keighley district Scouts heading to Big Camp

- Thu, 20 Feb 2020 17:45:04 +0000

AROUND 550 members of Keighley’s Scout movement are taking part in a major camping event.

Steeton-based motorbike club revving-up for charity show at Skipton

- Thu, 20 Feb 2020 13:14:20 +0000

A STEETON-based motorbike club is revving-up for another charity show.

Royal Mail delivers a first-class result in BD postcode area

- Thu, 20 Feb 2020 09:58:10 +0000

ROYAL Mail has exceeded regulatory delivery targets for first-class post in the BD postcode area.

Air ambulance called to Haworth after a fall

- Wed, 19 Feb 2020 10:55:08 +0000

AN AIR ambulance was scrambled to Haworth this morning in response to a serious fall.

Seventy arrested as part of operation targetting drug dealers in Keighley and across district

- Wed, 19 Feb 2020 08:00:02 +0000

AN operation targeting drug dealers in Keighley and across the Bradford district has reached 70 arrests since it was launched a year ago.

Keighley success for film office

- Wed, 19 Feb 2020 16:50:51 +0000

FILMING in Keighley has helped Screen Yorkshire’s Film Office achieve a successful first year.

Quick on the draw at Cliffe Castle art sessions

- Wed, 19 Feb 2020 16:20:00 +0000

WOULD-BE artists will be shown how to become quick on the draw in Cliffe Castle Park and Museum.

Spotlight turns on Anne Bronte with 2020 vision

- Wed, 19 Feb 2020 14:58:22 +0000

AN EXHIBITION in Haworth exploring Anne Brontë's life is the centrepiece of a year of events celebrating the writer's 200th birthday.

Visit to rail plant puts Keighley and Cullingworth students on the career track: PHOTOS

- Wed, 19 Feb 2020 12:14:09 +0000

STUDENTS from the Keighley district have taken part in an initiative designed to encourage more women into engineering.

South Craven residents urged to have their say on air quality strategy

- Wed, 19 Feb 2020 15:34:11 +0000

SOUTH Craven people are being urged to give their views on a strategy aimed at improving air quality.

£5 billion bus and bike boost is welcomed by region's transport chiefs

- Wed, 19 Feb 2020 13:04:12 +0000

REGIONAL transport bosses have welcomed Government plans to invest £5 billion in improvements to bus services and cycle links outside London.

Former reporter to give talk on Bronte mum

- Wed, 19 Feb 2020 16:14:07 +0000

A FORMER Keighley News reporter turned author is giving an illustrated talk as part of International Women’s Day celebrations.

Website launched by Airedale Hospital charity

- Wed, 19 Feb 2020 14:40:00 +0000

A HOSPITAL charity now has an online presence.

'How do the police help you?' is theme of children's poster competition

- Wed, 19 Feb 2020 13:53:06 +0000

CHILDREN are being encouraged to enter a poster competition on the theme ‘how do the police help you?’.

What's New

Wednesday 12 and 19 August 2020 from 10am to 3.30pm, 31 Scott Street, Keighley

Our living with sight loss courses gives people the opportunity to meet and chat with other people living with sight loss in a relaxed, informal environment. Our volunteer speakers, who are people living with sight loss, tell their stories and answer questions.

Show your support with peronsalised greeting cards