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  1. Couple who met on a coach trip are celebrating their 60-year journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Brighouse Echo

    A couple from Brighouse will be celebrating their diamond wedding anniversary with a special get-together of family and friends this weekend. Thomas and Jean Bottomley, of Granny Hall Lane, were married at Holy Trinity Church, on Harrison Road, on October 23, 1954 after meeting on a coach trip to Blackpool run by the old Baycliffe's factory in Halifax.

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  2. Ambassadors looking to build on strong partnership with Grand Central RailRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Brighouse Echo

    Ambassadors in Brighouse will be looking to build on their strong partnerships with Grand Central Rail to benefit the whole community. At a stakeholder roadshow, representatives from Grand Central held an open session discussing with residents where they can invest its capital after its announcement that it has extended its contract with the Office of Rail Regulation to run trains through Brighouse and stations across Yorkshire.

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  3. Neil Parsley's side have won six of their eight matches at Throstle Nest this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    HOME advantage could be crucial for Farsley tomorrow as they host renowned cup battlers Blyth Spartans in the first round of the FA Trophy. Farsley are giving away a division in the tale of the tape but in real terms there are only ten league places between the sides and their visitors, so a toe-to-toe battle is on the cards.

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  4. West Riding County Cup reports and previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    There will be an emotional return to Eccleshill 's Rapid Solicitors Stadium tonight for Marcus Edwards in the second round of the West Riding County Cup but he will be in the visitors' dressing room. The Eagles goal-scoring hero's new eyrie is Throstle Nest and his new club Farsley have been drawn against the holders at the same stage in the competition for the second season on the trot.

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  5. Fight to secure school placesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Brighouse Echo

    Figures released showed Brighouse High School was one of the highest for applications with 690 bids and only 210 places available. With Hipperholme, Lightcliffe and Brighouse being earmarked as potential areas for new housing as part of Calderdale Council's Local Plan, the increase in families will see schools come under more strain.

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  6. Showcasing the starsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Brighouse Echo

    The British film is inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle, the illegitimate mixed race daughter of Admiral Sir John Lindsay. Raised by her aristocratic great-uncle Lord Mansfield and his wife, Belle's lineage affords her certain privileges, yet her status prevents her from the traditions of noble social standing.

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  7. Firmer Foundations for Shelf after Football Foundation grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Newcomers Shelf United, who have won their first two matches in the West Riding County FA Under-21 Floodlit League's Western Division SHELF Juniors have been awarded a A 5,000 Grow the Game grant from the Football Foundation - the country's largest sports charity. The club, who were formed in 1992, will primarily use the money to continue funding under-18, under-15 and open-age teams, as well as forming an under-21 team, and train four new coaches over the next two years.

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  8. Law is on Brighouse's sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    LAMIN Jannah grabbed four goals as Brighouse Town Reserves mounted a second-half comeback in their Lancashire League Cup derby at Albion Sports Reserves. Bill Law and Callum Charlton also scored as Town recovered from a 3-1 half-time deficit to win 7-4, 16-year-old goalkeeper Stephen Fearnley making his debut for the losers, whose goals came from Ben Cook, Jasiah Donaldson, Marcus Harper and Syneil Qyashie.

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  9. Thackley and Liversedge in crunch clashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    TWO local sides are involved in key games in the lower reaches of the Toolstation Northern Counties East Premier Division tomorrow night. THACKLEY dropped down to 17th following Saturday's home defeat to new boys Cleethorpes Town.

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  10. Schools respond kindly to Shoebox Appeal 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Halifax Courier

    Rotary in Calderdale says it is impressed and inspired by the amount of schools that are involved in this year's Shoebox Appeal - making Christmas day a happier time for at least 2,000 disadvantaged children, teenagers, men and women including homeless and elderly persons in Calderdale. Many Halifax schools are already in receipt of shoeboxes which are to be filled by pupils' with gifts of love including toys, stationary, non-perishable foods, 'winter-warmer' accessories, toiletries and more.

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  11. Delightful home of generous proportionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Brighouse Echo

    The property has ample gardens and driveway facilities for the family, with several vehicles along with a garage. Internal viewing is recommended to appreciate the property and the vendors are offering a no onward chain situation.

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  12. Schools back Shoebox AppealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Brighouse Echo

    Alice Coe ten, Summer Brearley eight and Katy Kirk aged four with with their Rotary Club shoebox's at St Chad's School, Hove Edge. Local schools have joined the Rotary Christmas Shoebox Appeal - to make a difference to a vulnerable child, adult or elderly person living in Brighouse and the wider region.

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  13. Bonfire celebrations will span a week across BradfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Airborne daredevils on BMX and freestyle bikes, motor-cross bikes, monster trucks, drift cars and even a 20-tonne fire engine will all be part of the annual Monster Stunt and Firework Spectacular at Bradford Bulls' Provident Stadium on Saturday, November 1. Anthony Anderson, who produces the show said: "The show is all about Big Air - it literally takes things to a new level with our stunt riders getting airborne and battling out to get as high as they can whether they are on a lightweight BMX or in our record-breaking Monster Trucks." The Monster Stunt and Firework Show will also feature a street bike freestyle team - who recently featured in Kylie Minogue's video for Timebomb - performing wheelies, burnouts and donuts on 1200cc machines.

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  14. Toy appeal to help needy families in the Brighouse communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Brighouse Echo

    Salvation Army Toy Appeal at Halifax Bank, Bethal Street, Brighouse. Pictured are Claire Bradley, Faye McGuin, Liz Shaw, Mary Diskin and Charlene Noel Christmas is fast approaching and once again the Brighouse Salvation Army is running the toy appeal for needy families in our community.

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  15. 'Stay safe' workshopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Brighouse Echo

    Debbie Story, director of Sleigh and Story Accountants, and Lidia Shinwell, Director of Prego and Waterfront Lodge, attended a Stay Safe women's workshop which empowers women to reduce risks and keep themselves safe. "The Stay Safe workshop we ran at Prego really impressed me," said Lidia.

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  16. Meltham just a point behind Netherton in race for RCD Huddersfield Junior League honoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | IcChuddersfield

    Meltham Under 12s remain just one point behind leaders and derby rivals Netherton following victory over Brighouse in their chase for the RCD Huddersfield Junior League Division 5A title. Brighouse hit the net three times, but a four-goal response from Dawid Wojciuk, together with two for Morgan Thornton and one each for Fraser Hepplestone, Oliver Bingham and Ben Sykes sealed a comfortable 9-3 win for Meltham.

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  17. Macmillan nurses welcome boost from Wilkinson'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Brighouse Echo

    After raising over A 3,000 as a team in 12 months of supporting the Yorkshire Air Ambulance, the store was keen to extend its support to a new worthy cause in the local area. The store is now planning a year of activity to raise vital funds for Macmillan Cancer Support - its new charity of the year - which supports people affected by cancer and their families in the local area.

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  18. Time is running out to apply for secondary school placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Halifax Courier

    Parents with children who are due to transfer to secondary school in September 2015 are being reminded to complete their applications online by Friday October 31, 2014. Failure to submit an online application before the deadline could mean that a child is not offered their school of preference.

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  19. Half term panto funRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Brighouse Echo

    Nominations are now open for the Champion Children Awards 2014 and we need your help to find those youngsters who deserve a special treat this Christmas. Nominated children will be invited to a glittering awards ceremony at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax, on December 20, 2014, where they will be presented with an award by Halifax's very own Neil Hurst, before being treated to a matinee performance of the Christmas pantomime - Jack and the Beanstalk.

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  20. New Honley High School trust to benefit community as well as kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | IcChuddersfield

    The Official launch of the Honley Co-operative Learning Trust. Front l-r: Jan Wallis Honley High School Chair of Governors and Chair of The Honley Co-operative Learning Trust, Clr Paul Kane, Deputy Mayor of Kirklees, Paul Greenough, Honley High School headteacher The school is now being run by the charitable Honley Co-operative Learning Trust.

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