Keighley Unipart branch closes with loss of four jobs

Keighley News:

12:18pm Thursday 24th July 2014

UNIPART'S Keighley branch has closed with the loss of four jobs.

Soaring demand outstripping donations to Keighley foodbank

Keighley News: Councillor Jan Smithies outside the Keighley Salvation Army food bank (8384353)

8:02am Thursday 24th July 2014

SOARING demand is outstripping donations to a Keighley foodbank, it has been revealed.

Slump in penalty notices for Keighley-district litter louts

Keighley News: 'Lazy' Bromley Council policy leads to bin removal

6:30am Thursday 24th July 2014

NUMBERS of fixed penalty notices issued for dumping litter in Keighley district have slumped, we can reveal.

Drug needles found in abandoned cars in Lawkholme

Keighley News: One of the abandoned cars containing drug needles in Grange Street Lawkholme

6:04am Thursday 24th July 2014

TEENAGERS were horrified to find needles in abandoned cars in a Lawkholme car park.

The best of Keighley bands play Woodfest

Keighley News: Rock Bottom Risers, who will return to the studio this summer to record their latest EP

8:30am Thursday 24th July 2014

A HOST of leading Keighley bands will perform at this year’s Woodfest

Boy banned from Wilsden nursery

Keighley News: Cheryl Dibbin and her son Nico Dibbin with the letter from Wilsden Nursery stating that Nico can't attend the nursery for the rest of the term

6:04am Thursday 24th July 2014

A MOTHER has claimed her four-year-old son is being unfairly punished after he was banned from the last week of nursery.

Farewell services for Keighley minister Rev Peter Mott

Keighley News: The Rev Peter Mott, pictured left, with Keighley Inter-Faith Group founder Charlie Bhowmick and Keighley town mayor Coun Graham Mitchell

6:04pm Thursday 24th July 2014

ONE OF Keighley’s leading church ministers went on a ‘chat show’ to mark his retirement.

Keighley and Haworth hope to blossom in the Yorkshire in Bloom

Keighley News: Yorkshire in Bloom judges Linda Casper, back left, and Christine Stewart inspect vegetables with Haworth Primary School pupils (8352305)

12:07pm Thursday 24th July 2014

FLOWER power greeted Yorkshire in Bloom judges as they visited Keighley and surrounding villages last Thursday.

Keighley and Haworth hope to blossom in the Yorkshire in Bloom

Keighley News: Yorkshire in Bloom judges Linda Casper, back left, and Christine Stewart inspect vegetables with Haworth Primary School pupils (8352305)

12:04pm Thursday 24th July 2014

FLOWER power greeted Yorkshire in Bloom judges as they visited Keighley and surrounding villages last Thursday.

Cross Roads fitter killed in gun battery explosion

Keighley News: FItter Luther McKechnie at the time of his death while serving with the Royal  Field Artillery

12:04pm Thursday 24th July 2014

THE KEIGHLEY News is publishing a weekly tribute to the bravery of district residents during the First World War.

Keighley Campus students are blazing hot!

12:04pm Thursday 24th July 2014

PUBLIC Service students at Keighley Campus are blazing hot!

20-page Class Of 2014 supplement in this week's Keighley News packed with school photos from throughout the district

Keighley News:

10:10am Thursday 24th July 2014

Be sure to buy your copy of the Keighley s this week for the free 20-page Class Of 2014 school leavers and movers supplement.

Steeton man John Leaver is bidding for national honours in the 2014 Shed of the Year competition on Channel 4 TV show

Keighley News: John Leaver in White Lodge

6:04am Thursday 24th July 2014

STEETON man John Leaver is bidding for national honours - in the 2014 Shed of the Year competition.

"Outdoor community centre" planned for Broomhill

Keighley News: Four-year-old George Tretton at the fun day in Broomhill

6:04am Thursday 24th July 2014

A TRIANGLE of grassy land in Broomhill could become an outdoor community centre.

Police plea after wallet is stolen from Keighley man

Keighley News:

6:42pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

POLICE have released this image of a person they are looking for after a wallet was stolen from a Keighley man

Wilsden Gala hailed a resounding success

Keighley News: Wilsden Gala queen Lucy Hutchinson on the throne, flanked by attendants Vienna Welthy (correct) and Archie Morgan, with the Harden gala queen Tia Thompson and attendants Lana and Nell Toehill. Picture by Missy Moo Photography. (not left to right)

7:00pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

WILSDEN Gala has been hailed as a resounding success followed its comeback event on Sunday.

Keighley protest about deaths in latest Palestine conflict

Keighley News: Protestors at the vigil on Church Green for victims of the latest conflict in Palestine

6:49pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

TWO LOCAL groups combined to hold a vigil in Keighley this week for Palestinians killed in the current conflict.

Haworth bandstand power supply attacked

Keighley News:

4:40pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

COUNCILLORS and community campaigners have responded angrily to an attack on Haworth Central Park’s new bandstand.

Rescue group encourages outdoor adventure pursuits

Keighley News:

11:50am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A 54-YEAR-OLD man was injured in a fall while climbing outside Cowling.

Airedale Hospital praised as waiting targets are met

6:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

OVER 7,000 people are awaiting treatment at Airedale Hospital, new figures show.

Man injured in Cowling climbing accident

Keighley News: Yorkshire air ambulance

12:40pm Monday 21st July 2014

A 54-year-old man was injured in a fall yesterday while climbing outside Cowling.

Police appeal for witnesses after 20-year-old man dies in car crash horror near Kildwick

Keighley News: MAN ASSAULTED: Police are hunting a man who assaulted a man who intervened in an altercation in Redcar

6:00pm Sunday 20th July 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man died and four other people were injured in a collision near Kildwick on Saturday afternoon.

Temporary traffic lights to be installed in Keighley main road as work starts on sewer scheme

Keighley News: Slow traffic in Swanley due to temporary lights

5:53pm Sunday 20th July 2014

WORK starts tomorrow on a £100,000 scheme to reduce sewer flooding risks to homes in Keighley.

Historic Keighley company in multi-million pound redevelopment

Keighley News: Stell's managing director Richard Guest, centre, is joined by Stell family members Vaughan, left, and Sam, at their present Holme Mill premises (7877588)

12:32pm Sunday 20th July 2014

AN HISTORIC Keighley company has launched a multi-million pound redevelopment which will see it leave its premises of 120 years.

Tribute to former Keighley headmaster

Keighley News: Keith Whalley, pictured in 1988 when he retired from Highfield School

9:42am Sunday 20th July 2014

TRIBUTE has been paid to a former Keighley headmaster who has died aged 85.

Cullingworth campaigners bid for village hall cash

Keighley News: Sally Roberts, left, and Kathryn Toledano at Cullingworth Village Hall Renewal Committee (8114914)

6:31am Sunday 20th July 2014

PLANS to build a new village hall in Cullingworth are moving forward with a raft of grant bids.

Keighley cadets shoot to the top

Keighley News: Pictured are Keighley sea and Royal Marine cadets, from left, Lance Corporal Tom Addyman, MC2 Joe Judson, Sgt Rosie Clarke, MC Kevin Da Silva, MC Natasha Zera

10:07am Sunday 20th July 2014

SEA AND Royal Marine cadets from Keighley shot to third place in a national competition.

Man dies in Cononley crash

Keighley News: police accident

7:21pm Saturday 19th July 2014

A MAN died in a car crash this afternoon at a notorious accident blackspot near Cononley.

Keighley scuba diver meets royalty

Keighley News: Mick Barraclough is pictured on the right of The Prince of Wales with The Duke of Cambridge in the swimming pool.

4:41pm Saturday 19th July 2014

A SCUBA diver from Keighley met the Prince of Wales at a special event to mark the handover of the British Sub-Aqua Club (BSAC) presidency.

Teenager to tackle Himalayas trek for Manorlands

Keighley News: FUNDRAISER: Sam Procter on the ducking stool at the Manorlands garden party

9:40am Saturday 19th July 2014

A TEENAGER is taking part in a trek through the Himalayas to raise money for Manorlands.

New stories published by Silsden author

Keighley News: Author David Driver

6:50am Saturday 19th July 2014

A SILSDEN man who began writing children's stories after originally working as a plumber has published three new books.

Silsden school pupils scale Yorkshire's heights as part of annual challenge

Keighley News: Hothfield Junior School pupils who successfully walked the Yorkshire Three Peaks: from left, Isla Williams, Faith Jordan, Millie Isherwood, Connor Pennington and Joey van Suilichem

6:45am Saturday 19th July 2014

YOUNGSTERS and parents from a Silsden school have successfully climbed Yorkshire's three highest mountains.

Lucy Zirins back for blues

Keighley News: FESTIVAL DATE Lucy Zirins

6:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

LUCY Zirins makes a third trip to the Keighley area this summer when she plays a new festival.

Flames from pavement spark danger alert

Keighley News: webpix fire engine emergency services firefighter

5:52pm Friday 18th July 2014

FIREFIGHTERS rushed to a Keighley street after residents reported sparks and flames coming from the pavement outside their house

Samaritans to visit Keighley railway station

5:37pm Friday 18th July 2014

SAMARITANS volunteers will be at Keighley railway station next week.

Keighley MP welcomes decision to allow women bishops

Keighley News: Kris Hopkins

6:30am Friday 18th July 2014

KEIGHLEY MP Kris Hopkins has welcomed a decision to allow women to become bishops.

Riddlesden man made famous by crucifix-find dies aged 89

Keighley News: German airship Hindenburg flies over Keighley

1:54pm Friday 18th July 2014

A RIDDLESDEN man who as a boy famously recovered a crucifix dropped from the German airship Hindenburg has died.

Major renovation work begins at Denholme Mechanics Institute

Keighley News: Peter Foster, chairman of Denholme Community Association, at the town's Mechanics' Institute, which is being refurbished (8114523)

6:48am Friday 18th July 2014

A £100,000 refurbishment of key parts of Denholme Mechanics Institute has begun.

Joint effort by Keighley and Leeds-based firms creates high-tech IT network for Keighley school pupils

Keighley News: From left, Daniel Holmes, LDD consultancy services manager, and Webanywhere customer services manager, Simon Smith, in the IT suite at Holy Family

6:47am Friday 18th July 2014

A SUCCESSFUL partnership between two firms has given a boost to a Keighley school's IT facilities.

Aire Do returns to Cliffe Castle

Keighley News: ‘Bono’ of U2 tribute act, New 2

6:10am Friday 18th July 2014

The Aire Do returns for two days of eclectic musical mayhem in the historic surroundings of Cliffe Castle Park.

Businessess and homes flooded by burst water main in Oakworth

Keighley News:

6:30pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A BURST water main on Britain's hottest day caused traffic chaos, flooded businesses and forced parents to carry children to school in Oakworth village centre.

High-speed broadband expanded across Keighley district

Keighley News: HELP: Superfast Business aims to showcase benefits of broadband

5:31pm Thursday 17th July 2014

HIGH-speed fibre broadband is being rolled out to more areas across the Keighley district.

New ministerial role for Keighley MP Kris Hopkins

Keighley News: Kris Hopkins

4:29pm Thursday 17th July 2014

KEIGHLEY MP Kris Hopkins has been appointed minister for local government.

Haworth sex attack victim speaks out about his road to recovery

Keighley News: Sex-crime victim Simon Holt
LEGAL NOTE: Mr Holt has signed a waiver of his anonimity (8243700)

6:04am Thursday 17th July 2014

A HAWORTH man brutalised by a sexual predator is helping victims of similar attacks move on from their ordeal.

Anger at homes plan for Keighley greenfield site

Keighley News: Occupation Lane resident Robert Whitworth, centre, with councillors George Metcalf, left, and Brian Morris at the site where 140 new houses are planned (8242645)

7:02am Thursday 17th July 2014

ANGRY campaigners claim a planned 140-home development on a Keighley greenfield site would create a traffic nightmare.

Keighley mum steps in to help intruder-hit rugby club

Keighley News: Darren Greenwood of Cowling Harlequins at the Burgess' Fields changing rooms, which were vandalised

7:32pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A MUM whose son was killed in a workplace accident has helped a rugby club which uses the fields where he played as a boy.

Union accuses fire chiefs of putting lives in danger by removing appliance from Haworth fire station during strikes

Keighley News: WARNING: David Williams, brigade secretary of the Fire Brigades Union, who says lives have been put at risk

9:53am Thursday 17th July 2014

A UNION chief said people's lives were put in danger after Haworth's fire engine was removed for an entire day.

Town council critics must be responsible, warns Keighley mayor

Keighley News: Keighley Mayor Councillor Graham Mitchell, left, is joined by Deputy Mayor Cllr Javaid Akhtar, right, and Cllr Brian Morris, chairman of allotments and landscapes, as the Town Hall Square clean-up begins

12:19pm Thursday 17th July 2014

OPPONENTS of Keighley Town Council are to be allowed to film meetings following a law change.

Councillor calls for action to halt flytipping and antisocial behaviour at former Keighley school site

Keighley News: Councillor Adrian Farley stands outside the former Branshaw School site where he says anti-social behaviour and fly-tipping is rife (7879282)

9:51am Thursday 17th July 2014

A KEIGHLEY district councillor says residents living near a former Keighley school site are being blighted by antisocial behaviour and flytipping.

Oakworth man Arthur throws back a hand grenade

10:21am Thursday 17th July 2014

THE KEIGHLEY News is publishing a weekly tribute to the bravery of district residents during the First World War.







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