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1 hr ago | Andover Advertiser
A father whose daughter was murdered by an ex-boyfriend with a secret violent past today said he was "absolutely delighted" women across the country have today been given the "right to know" their partner's history.
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2 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus
The Tong and Fulneck Valley Association, which opposes plans to sacrifice green belt land in the Tong Valley for homes, hopes to persuade Government inspectors to throw out the Bradford Council proposals.
6 hrs ago | Blackburn Citizen
The reinstated Todmorden Curve, offering faster trains to the city from Blackburn, Burnley and Accrington, will not be in use from May, when new timetables begin, because of lack of rolling stock.
7 hrs ago | Dewsbury Today
A Netherton man has been banned from driving for a year after being involved in a fatal crash in Dewsbury.
9 hrs ago | Ilkley Gazette
A 1.99 per cent council tax rise and 5.9 per cent hike in housing rents and service charges was agreed by Leeds City Council last week.
13 hrs ago | Wharfedale Observer
An Ilkley pub restaurant is giving local foodies the opportunity to create their ultimate dream burger, which, if chosen, will feature in pubs across the nation.
14 hrs ago | Burnley Citizen
Five turbines were envisaged for the Yorkshire Water-owned land but the operator has scaled it back to four, to reduce visual impact for neighbours.
16 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus
Police called to the scene of an alleged rape attempt saw a woman sobbing on her knees in the street, a jury at Bradford Crown Court heard yesterday.
16 hrs ago | Dewsbury Today
As a road safety officer and first aid trainer, Keith Lorrimer was one of the most recognisable faces in the district, and leaves a lasting legacy.
Justice Secretary and Lord Chancellor Chris Grayling visited Keighley today to find out what can be done nationally to help in the fight against child sexual exploitation.
"Brazen" Bradford councillors have been criticised for claiming more than A 16,000 in car parking expenses - despite being able to park for free at Council-run car parks.
A greedy building society employee from Keighley abused her position of trust to play a central role in a fraud conspiracy which targeted more than A 100,000 from customers' accounts.
Jeremy Hunt has rejected a bid to stop the downgrading of Dewsbury's A&E department - despite years of campaigning by residents and The Reporter.
Yorkshire Greenspace Alliance is holding a public meeting on Saturday, March 15, at Menston Methodist Church Hall between 10am and noon.
An MP's telephone line could be out of action for up to two months as a BT seeks permission to dig up a road for repairs.
Vernon Young, left, of the Ilkley Rotary Club and Andrew Broughton, of the Ilkley Wharfedale Rotary Club, collect money from shoppers on The Grove in Ilkley for victims of the recent floods The Rotary Club of Ilkley and Rotary Club of Ilkley Wharfedale held collections on The Grove, Brook Street, and at Booths Supermarket, Leeds Road, raising a ... (more)
Gareth Gates has told fellow stammerer Mushy - from the hit TV show Educating Yorkshire - that their high profile is helping a lot of people with speaking disorders.
Garry Hoodless, 41, also indecently assaulted another boy on several occasions, jurors at Leeds Crown Court were told on Wednesday.