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BRADFORD East MP David Ward has backed figures showing car insurance premiums have decreased by 19.3 per cent over the last 12 months.
Jazz band musicians and walkers head down Wells Promenade on their way to the bandstand to celebrate Yorkshire Day ILKLEY'S new town crier made her debut appearance in the role to give the Yorkshire Day Declaration at the town bandstand on today, Friday.
A HUGE fire has broken out at Ferrybridge Power Station, causing the partial collapse of a tower at the site.
Beverley Fort's year-old black and white bitch Floss sold for A 1,155 - the top pen price of the day for 'unbroken' dogs - at Skipton Auction Mart's annual summer sale of working sheep dogs.
The 20-year-old suffered what police said were "serious lacerations" in the self-inflicted injuries at Kirklees Magistrates' Court in Huddersfield yesterday afternoon.
Wasim Raja, who runs Pizza Xpress & Balti in Paley Road, Holme Wood , blamed his inability to read and write English on not being able to educate his staff, said his solicitor Arshad Khan yesterday.
TOWNS and villages to the north of Bradford have some of the highest rates of patients suffering from dementia in the country, new figures have revealed.
It is believed Mr Naylor had a sister called Mary Lancaster, who previously lived in Liversedge and moved to Scotland.
More than 100 people packed out Batley Town Hall in support of the project, which aims to create a fascinating archive about the 1,000 soldiers from Batley and Birstall who lost their lives during WWI.
The Creative Scene programme aims to use the money to develop new ways of getting people involved in the arts over the next three years, particularly in our district.
Smoke is blowing across the M62 in both directions between junction 32 and junction 33 and on the A1 between junction 42 and junction 41 .
Shaun Mallia and Charlotte Wakeley's wedding had a distinctly handmade feel as every guest made or contributed something, large or small.
Picture shows fire at Ferrybridge power station near Castleford West Yorkshire, which has set on fire.
A spokesman for West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said: "A number of members of the public have called our control room due to the plumes of smoke which can be seen in the surrounding area."
Ten fire crews are currently attending an incident at Ferrybridge, some 14 miles out of Doncaster, where a building is ablaze.
Amy Hart and Ella-May Brooke delivering a 'cold cot' and a moses basket for Dewsbury Hospital, pictured with fundraisers Nichola Hinchliffe and Nikki Cookson and nurses Cathy McLean and Jody Bell.
New political party Yorkshire First and pressure group The Yorkshire Devolution Movement are teaming up for the initiative, called 'The pledge for Yorkshire'.
Updated: Sat Aug 02, 2014 01:27 am
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