Man jailed after brandishing replica handgun in Keighley street

Keighley News:

4:33pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A 24-YEAR-OLD man has been jailed for 20 months after he terrified families by brandishing a realistic-looking black handgun in a Keighley street.

Huge range of beers on offer to Keighley festival goers

Keighley News:

9:40am Tuesday 30th September 2014

BEERS from across the UK, Europe and the USA were on offer in Alice Street's Central Hall for Keighley's 2014 Beer Festival.

Silsden resident charged in connection with massive cocaine seizure

Keighley News: police

2:00pm Sunday 28th September 2014

A man from Silsden was among three charged with drug trafficking following the seizure of more than a tonne of cocaine off the Irish coast.

Keighley school welcomes Indonesian visitors

Keighley News:

3:00pm Sunday 28th September 2014

STAFF from an Islamic boarding school in Indonesia have been in Keighley as part of an established exchange programme.

Keighley school pupils create calendar for Manorlands

Keighley News:

11:00am Sunday 28th September 2014

A calendar which features photographs produced by Keighley school pupils has raised hundreds of pounds for a local good cause.

New staff taken on by Keighley-based accountancy firm

Keighley News:

10:00am Sunday 28th September 2014

AN EXPANDING chartered accountancy firm which only recently opened a base in Keighley has taken on five new employees.

Top referee drops into Oakbank School

Keighley News:

9:40am Sunday 28th September 2014

DOZENS of Oakbank School students have been given an insight into what it is like to be a referee at the highest levels of professional English football.

New award bid for Keighley restaurant

Keighley News:

6:00am Sunday 28th September 2014

A KEIGHLEY restaurant is through to the finals of a national contest for South Asian cuisine.

Oakworth dad's heartfelt meningitis warning

Keighley News: VIGILANT: Ian Wilkinson, who lost his son Kyle to meningitis in 1999

9:02am Saturday 27th September 2014

AN OAKWORTH father has warned parents not to “drop their guard” against the dangers of meningitis, despite advances in vaccines available to treat it.

Bracken Bank community centre activities on display

Keighley News:

3:10pm Saturday 27th September 2014

KEIGHLEY community centre groups hunting for new members have shown off what they can offer in an Airedale Shopping Centre display window.

Coast to coast cycle to fight cancer

Keighley News:

12:00pm Saturday 27th September 2014

CYCLISTS from in and around Keighley rode 170-miles for Cancer Research UK.

Kittens rescued after being dumped at the roadside

Keighley News:

11:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

A CROSS ROADS-based charity is caring for three kittens, who were snatched from their mother at birth and left to die in a box at the side of a road.

Silver for Keighley cadet

Keighley News:

10:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

A KEIGHLEY sea cadet was rewarded for his prowess in a regatta staged in London this month. (Sept) 1st Class cadet Adam Feaviour won a silver medal in kayaking at this year’s national sea cadet regatta. He had been entered into the junior boys sprint section.

Gym users flex their muscles for Keighley boy

Keighley News:

9:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

A KEIGHLEY gym raised nearly £300 to help a young Keighley boy who is battling an aggressive form of cancer.

Bikers raise money for Oakworth toddler at Cross Hills ride-out

Keighley News: Bikes assemble for the ride-out at Cross Hills for the Nicole's Wish to Walk appeal

9:09am Saturday 27th September 2014

DIRTY Deeds in Cross Hills last weekend raised money for an Oakworth toddler.

Back to the 60s for older people in Keighley

3:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

KEIGHLEY pensioners will go back to the Sixties during a special event on September 30

Keighley MP Kris Hopkins backs UK air strikes in Iraq against Islamic State

Keighley News: MP Kris Hopkins

5:37pm Friday 26th September 2014

KEIGHLEY MP Kris Hopkins has voted in favour of the UK taking part in air strikes against Islamic State militants in Iraq.

Airedale admissions for alcohol-related liver disease on the increase

Keighley News: BREAK FREE: The Life Church in Newton Aycliffe has joined forces with The Keys Project to help people break free from alcohol and drug addiction.

12:35pm Friday 26th September 2014

HOSPITAL admissions for alcohol-related liver disease are on the increase in the district, new figures reveal.

Work due to start next year on £16m new school in Keighley

Keighley News: Oakbank School headteacher David Maxwell (10286473)

12:05pm Friday 26th September 2014

WORK is on schedule to start next year on a £16 million replacement Keighley secondary school.

East Morton man plans memorial poppy trail trek

Keighley News:

1:40pm Friday 26th September 2014

AN EAST Morton man plans to cycle, walk and climb more than 3,500 miles in honour of those who died during the First World War.

Accidentally donated pictures reclaimed

Keighley News:

7:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

A KEIGHLEY town centre charity shop's public appeal to help return a set of family photos to its rightful owner has been a success.

Garden planned for site of old Oxenhope loos

Keighley News:

2:20pm Friday 26th September 2014

THE former site of Oxenhope's public toilets will be turned into a garden if a new planning application is successful.

Keighley support to fight drug and alcohol dependency

Keighley News:

2:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

A FREE course for people in the Keighley area who want to continue recovering from drug and alcohol dependency will be starting again at the end of this month. (Sept) A spokesman for the programme, which is run by the group Keighley Choices working with Stay Free Ltd, said: "The course is highly recommended by those who have previously taken part.

Ice cold soakings in Haworth to help combat motor neurone disease

Keighley News:

1:40pm Friday 26th September 2014

A HAWORTH woman whose mother died of motor neurone disease was joined by an Oxenhope woman for a freezing cold fundraiser to help fight this disease.

Former mayor dies

Keighley News: Christopher O’Brien

9:34am Friday 26th September 2014

A FORMER mayor has died aged 90 at Steeton Court Nursing Home.

Heritage grant transforms "stunning" Jean Junction building in Keighley

Keighley News: Sue Oakley of Bradford Council stands beside the restored building housing the Jean Junction shop (10510715)

6:06am Friday 26th September 2014

KEIGHLEY’s historic Jean Junction building has been renovated with the help of a £285,000 grant.

Illegal tyres were 'major factor' in crash which led to death of Silsden man, inquest hears

Keighley News: A verdict of death by road traffic collision was reached at Salisbury Coroners' Court

6:52pm Thursday 25th September 2014

ILLEGAL and under inflated tyres were a major contributor to a road accident which led to the death of Silsden man David Waddington, an inquest heard today.

Cemetery planned near Keighley Tarn

Keighley News:

6:30am Thursday 25th September 2014

A CEMETERY could be sited near a Keighley beauty spot.

Search launched for Keighley-district Restaurant of the Year

Keighley News: DINING OUT: A heritage tomato salad with goat's curd, black olive and basil at Giovanni's restaurant in Leyburn. Picture: STUART BOULTON.

1:37pm Thursday 25th September 2014

THE search is on for Keighley district's restaurant of the year.

Fines rocket for Keighley parents flouting school holiday rules

Keighley News: Bradford Council's Councillor Ralph Berry, the executive member for children and young people's services

6:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

FINES imposed on Keighley parents for removing their children from school without permission to go on holiday have rocketed by an astonishing 1,405%, we can reveal.

Car overturns in Keighley collision

Keighley News: webpix fire engine emergency services firefighter

9:20am Thursday 25th September 2014

A DRIVER was trapped after his car flipped onto its roof in an accident last night.

Appeal to help bereaved Highfield family

Keighley News:

10:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

AN appeal has been launched to help the family of a 34-year-old Slovakian man who died shortly after moving to Keighley.

Tesco not welcome in Haworth says parish councillor

Keighley News:

9:20am Thursday 25th September 2014

TESCO is "not wanted" in Haworth, according to the chairman of a council planning committee.

Two Keighley people receive cautions for 'multiple voting' in elections

Keighley News: BREAKING: Tories retain control of Hillingdon despite losing five seats to Labour

9:21am Thursday 25th September 2014

TWO Keighley people were given police cautions for 'multiple voting' in this year's elections, it has been revealed.

Oscar died in last-ditch German war offensive

Keighley News: Local man Patrick Hargreaves tells of his Great Uncle Oscar Brown who died in Northern France in 1918

12:04pm Thursday 25th September 2014

A GLUSBURN man has revealed details about his great uncle who, he believes, died during a last-ditch German offensive at the end of the First World War.

Musical entertainment at evening to help Oakworth child

Keighley News:

12:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

A NIGHT of entertainment will provide an extra boost for a fundraising campaign for an Oakworth child.

Walk to boost battle against dementia

Keighley News:

5:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

THE local branch of a national social action movement to create dementia friendly communities is stepping up its campaign to make Keighley a "Dementia Friendly" town.

Youths attack firefighters in Keighley's Victoria Park

Keighley News: Councillor Khadim Hussain, the Lord Mayor of Bradford

12:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

YOUTHS who attacked firefighters tackling a blaze in a Keighley park have been branded “diabolical” by local councillors

Pride and some disappointment over Keighley's Yorkshire in Bloom performance

Keighley News:

12:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

KEIGHLEY district's performance in this year's Yorkshire in Bloom contest has provoked contrasting reactions.

Wavy yellow lines painted in historic Haworth street

Keighley News:

10:30am Thursday 25th September 2014

HAWORTH thrives on its distinctive reputation, but a bid to paint double yellow lines down the village's Main Street produced a quirkier than intended result.

Poppy appeal organisers in plea for support

Keighley News: webpix charity donation cash money collection

6:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

THE team due to distribute and pick up collection boxes for this year's Keighley Poppy Appeal are calling for more volunteers to help them out.

School greenhouse in memory of Craven councillor

Keighley News:

1:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

A SCHOOL greenhouse has been formally opened by the widow of a gardening-loving Craven councillor who died earlier this year.

Tribute to retired Keighley teacher who has died, aged 56

9:13am Thursday 25th September 2014

TRIBUTE has been paid to a retired teacher who has died aged 56.

Record numbers take part in cycling event for Oxenhope Sue Ryder hospice Manorlands

Keighley News: Some of the competitors in the Bronte Mountain Bike Challenge Picture by John Ashton

9:09am Thursday 25th September 2014

RECORD numbers took part in the tenth annual Bronte Mountain Bike Challenge.

Police and crimeCommissioner backs Lawkholme residents' anti-drugs campaign

Keighley News: Mark Burns-Williamson , the West Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner,  pictured with Lawkholme residents during his visit earlier this year

2:09pm Thursday 25th September 2014

A CAMPAIGN by Lawkholme families against drug dealers is being backed by West Yorkshire's Police and Crime Commissioner.

Town councillor blasts Keighley and Crossflatts roundabout resurfacing plans

Keighley News:

6:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

PLANS TO resurface two roundabouts in Keighley have been slammed by Keighley Town Council’s transport chief

Oakworth hair stylist in hot water over TV appearance!

Keighley News: Andrew and Sharon Wiseman in the hot-tub at their Oakworth home (10569133)

3:12pm Thursday 25th September 2014

AN OAKWORTH hairstylist is in hot water over her reality TV debut.

Keighley Amateurs ready for tomorrow with Annie!

Keighley News:

12:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

ONE OF the world’s best loved musicals comes to Keighley next month

Enter the Keighley News photo competition for the chance to win £360 camera

Keighley News: Wainman's Pinnacle at Cowling was captured in all its glory by Neil Bland, of Silsden

11:55am Thursday 25th September 2014

YOUR favourite weekly read has launched an exciting new competition for all happy snappers and fantastic photographers out there.

Sell-out successful Fallfest events in Glusburn

Keighley News: Harry Butterfield, four, and his brother Chris Butterfield, seven, of Cross Hills, prepare to try the paintball range at the Fallfest (10569592)

12:13pm Thursday 25th September 2014

GLUSBURN Institute was packed for a weekend of varied events at this year’s Fallfest.

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