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2 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

Wedding dress walkers vow to raise cash for cancer charity

A hen party with a difference will raise money for a cancer charity. Brides and bridesmaids will walk from Haworth to Keighley wearing their wedding gear.

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7 hrs ago | Todmorden Today

Todmorden's Fantastical Cycle Parade on Saturday will have you in a whirl

Andrew Ellis-Walker on his Fantastical Cycle, ready for the Fantastical Cycle Parade in Todmorden on Saturday, April 26. Picture: Charles Round Simply spoke-tacular - that's the best way to summarise the crazy creations which will ride through Todmorden on Saturday, when the town's first major contribution to the Yorkshire Festival comes to town! ... (more)

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11 hrs ago | Dewsbury Today

Derelict building warning

A Kirklees councillor has warned of possible court action against the owners of a derelict office block which has not yet been demolished.

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15 hrs ago | Hebdenbridge Today

Fourteen arrests made in police crackdown on 4x4 thieves

A special task force of officers have executed warrants and searched nine premises in Halifax, Bradford and Huddersfield over the last month leading to the recovery of two stolen vehicles and a number of stolen parts from Range Rovers.

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17 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

Upset as city attractions are left out of local guide

The National Media Museum , stunning Saltaire and the Bronte Parsonage -they're all attractions which draw thousands of visitors to the district, but it seems none are worthy of mention in a directory of places to visit in the North.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Thetelegraphand Argus

Friends of Keighley Tarn launch bid to improve area

Bradford Councillor Jan Smithies , who is supporting the Friends, said the group would welcome anyone who is interested in Keighley Tarn.

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Hemsworth and South Elmsall Today

M1 motorway to be closed overnight near Wakefield

The southbound carriageway will be closed overnight on Saturday, April 26 and Sunday, April 27 between junction 40 at Ossett and junction 39 at Durkar.

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Halifax Courier

Queensbury man named in fatal road accident

Christopher Crowther, aged 33 of Moor Close Lane died after his MG car was in collision with a VW van in Otley Road at about 3.55pm.

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Oxford Mail

Organisers extend Headington Festival to two days

After 7,000 people turned up to enjoy last year's festivities in Bury Knowle Park, the organisers have extended this year's Headington Festival to two days.

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Batley Today

North Kirklees planning applications

Elite Systems Limited, fence, demolition of public house and formation of additional car park, Ring of Bells, 127 Westgate, Cleckheaton.

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Halifax Courier

Three in five want St George's Day Bank Holiday

However, the research carried out by the University of Huddersfield shows that respondents would not give up an existing day off work in exchange.

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Dewsbury Today

Double arrest after man found dead in Batley

Ambulance crews were called to Bromley Street around 5pm on last night , where they discovered the body of a 41-year-old man.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Thetelegraphand Argus

Jail for Keighley churchyard flasher who shouted 'Oy!' at his victims

A churchyard flasher who drew attention to himself by shouting "Oy!" at his distressed victims was jailed for four months.

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Thetelegraphand Argus

VIDEO: Businessman tackles litter problem with mucky video

Fed up with the "horrible litter which is desecrating our beautiful Yorkshire countryside", Thomas Black, a former joint chairman of Keighley -based Peter Black Holdings, has taken matters into his own hands.

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Yorkshire Evening Post

Toddler taken to hospital after dog attack in Leeds park

OLD boy was taken to hospital after being bitten on the head by a dog in a Leeds park.

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Wharfedale Observer

Sunday bus service to Skipton restored

A "badly needed" Sunday bus link connecting Otley and Ilkley with Skipton will be restored this Easter, more than seven years after it stopped running.

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Thetelegraphand Argus

Cyclists get up steam for race against train

Cyclists of all ages and abilities will try to prove they are faster than a steam train at a fundraising event next month.

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Brighouse Echo

Morning travel and weather update

Queues are starting to form on the A646 Burnley Road at Friendly because of temporary traffic lights, with one lane closed.

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Mirfield Today

History in the breaking

A re-enactment of the Luddite uprising was staged at the pub where they plotted their attacks 202 years ago.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Todmorden Today

Rotarians go quackers at record-breaking duck race

Hebden Bridge Rotary Club's annual duck race has been dubbed the best ever after records were smashed left right and centre.

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