Caring Keighley people rally round after charity shop burglary

Keighley News: Manorlands shop manager Jackie Burke outside the Cavendish Street store where burglars stole takings (9187644)

8:32pm Thursday 21st August 2014

CARING Keighley people have rallied round after burglars smashed their way into a charity shop and stole thousands of pounds.

Silsden Golf Club saved from closure

Keighley News: Silsden Closure which is in danger of closing. (9420265)

2:05pm Thursday 21st August 2014

SILSDEN Golf Club has been saved after members voted unanimously to clear £500,000 of debt by selling all its assets and then leasing back 60 acres of greens from its new owner.

Police plea for help to find missing Haworth boy

Keighley News:

8:20am Thursday 21st August 2014

POLICE are appealing for help to trace a 14-year-old Haworth boy who has gone missing.

Further delay for verdict on Keighley teacher assault case

Keighley News:

7:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

THE family of a Keighley teacher left in a coma after being brutally attacked in Thailand have endured more frustration after the expected verdict on his accused assailant was delayed again.

Crime-fighting Laycock residents have been urged to halt their night-time patrols in the village.

Keighley News:

6:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

CRIME-fighting Laycock residents have been urged to halt their night-time patrols in the village

Diving brothers take the plunge as new venture launches with show at Denholme, near Keighley

Keighley News: The Dive Dynamix team: from left, Toby Harris, Mandie Arthur, Mat Cowen, Chloe Hurd and Ben Dickens

3:06pm Thursday 21st August 2014

TWO diving brothers have taken the plunge with a new venture which will put the sport firmly in the public arena.

Fun day for Oakworth girl appeal

Keighley News:

12:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A FUNDRAISING campaign to send an Oakworth to child to America for a life-changing operation has received another £2,000.

Money for Manorlands thanks to memorial summer ball

Keighley News:

11:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

A SUMMER ball in aid of a former mayor of Keighley raised £460 for the hospice which helped care for him during the last days of his life.

KEIGHLEY men in sponsored walk up England's highest mountain to help people in beleaguered Gaza Strip

Keighley News:

9:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

KEIGHLEY men will lead a sponsored walk up England's highest mountain this month to help people in the beleaguered Gaza Strip.

Sighting of adder in Haworth might be the first in 24 years

Keighley News:

8:30am Thursday 21st August 2014

THE rare discovery of a recently killed adder snake in Haworth has prompted a Keighley man to urge people to report sightings of this reclusive creature.

Keighley hotel to remain empty

Keighley News:

12:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

KEIGHLEY’S iconic Victorian Hotel will remain derelict for the foreseeable future, says its owner

Deluge of protests about Silsden flood defence barriers

Keighley News:

10:30am Thursday 21st August 2014

A DELUGE of protest has greeted the building of new flood defences on Silsden Beck

Residents’ fears for the future of a strip of land near their homes in Woodhouse have been allayed

Keighley News:

9:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

RESIDENTS’ fears for the future of a strip of land near their homes in Woodhouse have been quashed

Haworth workforce heads north to celebrate milestone

Keighley News: Wyedean Weavers' managing director Robin Wright is joined by workers Gwynnie Williamson, left, and Joanne Mitchell as they prepare for their trip to Edinburgh

11:34am Thursday 21st August 2014

A FAMILY company treated its workers to a weekend in Edinburgh – but there was no getting away from the firm's products!

Man, 24 in court charged with possessing imitation Israeli handgun in Keighley street

Keighley News: ACCUSED: Jonathon Warren who has been charged under the Firearms Act

6:31pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A MAN has appeared in court charged with brandishing an imitation of an Israeli-made handgun in a Keighley street.

Keighley's Lego man goes shopping!

Keighley News:

12:44pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

KEIGHLEY’S Lego man is shopping for votes after creating a model department store

Guided walk at Cliffe Castle

Keighley News: Cliffe Castle

9:29am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A GUIDED walk tomorrow will help launch a new leaflet of walks in and around Cliffe Castle Park

Silsden soccer club hit by thieves

Keighley News: webpix police arrest

5:01pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A SOCCER team is counting the cost after their club house was broken into over the weekend.

Keighley teenager hid baby girl's body in a shoebox, inquest told

Keighley News: webpix coroners coroner's court inquest coroner

3:47pm Monday 18th August 2014

A KEIGHLEY teenager who concealed her pregnancy from her family hid the baby girl's body in a shoebox under her bed, an inquest has heard.

Mum tackling Great North Run for children's hospice

Keighley News: Anna McQuaid, who is tackling the Great North Run

5:02pm Sunday 17th August 2014

A MUM is taking part in the Great North Run to support the hospice which cared for her terminally ill baby son.

Passengers baffled by new doors at Keighley railway station

Keighley News: Ken Smith at Keighley railway station where he says the buttons for some of the automatic doors are hard to spot (9059625)

12:02pm Sunday 17th August 2014

NEW doors installed at Keighley railway station have left some passengers bemused.

Bronte film script to go on public display

Keighley News: Bronte Parsonage Museum libraries and collections officer Sarah Laycock with the 1920s Wuthering Heights film script (9074960)

9:02am Sunday 17th August 2014

A FILM script used by the director of the first-ever adaptation of Emily Bronte's Wuthering Heights will go on public display in February.

Cowling children's posters highlight dog fouling problems

Keighley News: Cowling Primary School pupils Harry Rowe, Mollie White, and Holly Whitaker had the winning designs of a poster competition highlighting the issue of dog fouling. Village lengthsman David Hitchcock and Rachel Jackson, chair of the Recreation Ground Managem

7:21pm Sunday 17th August 2014

COWLING'S newly appointed recreation ground management committee has enlisted the help of the local primary school to highlight the issue of dog fouling.

New school houses launched at Holy Family School, Keighley, alternative sports day

Keighley News: Holy Family pupils take part in one of the races at their school's alternative sports day

7:21pm Sunday 17th August 2014

A SERIES of light-hearted races provided competitive fun at an alternative sports day at Holy Family Catholic School.

Glusburn School raises money for Shelterbox

Keighley News: Key stage two pupils from Glusburn Primary School present a cheque for £845 to Skipton Craven Rotary Club Shelter Box appeal. Picture shows President Ken Lee, Julia Levers and George Garland and key stage two pupils

7:20pm Sunday 17th August 2014

KEY stage two youngsters at Glusburn Primary School have been busy raising money to fund temporary homes for people hit by disasters in developing countries.

Singing, dancing and other entertainment on show at Cullingworth's Got Talent contest

Keighley News: From left, two of the Cullingworth's Got Talent winners, Louisa Overend and Kasi Mazur

7:20pm Sunday 17th August 2014

YOUNGSTERS at Cullingworth Primary School faced off against each other for an end of term talent contest.

Keighley pre-school gets a thumbs up from Ofsted assessment

Keighley News: Staff and children at Exley Head Pre-school, which has been rated "Good" by Ofsted

7:20pm Sunday 17th August 2014

A GOVERNMENT inspector has rated a Keighley pre-school as "Good", praising it for its inclusive ethos and welcoming environment.

Top-performing students at Oakbank School have been rewarded for their achievements

Keighley News: Top-performing students from Oakbank School's accelerated readers programme

7:19pm Sunday 17th August 2014

TOP-performing students at Oakbank School have been rewarded for their achievements.

Focus on Keighley photographers as trophies are handed out

Keighley News: Keighley and District Photographic Association certificate winners, from left, John Raven, Malcolm and Janet Whitelock, Iain Sutherland, Linda Harrison, Tony Pickering,Malcolm White and Stewart Cardwell. Elaine Sutherland is not pictured.

7:09am Sunday 17th August 2014

KEIGHLEY and District Photographic Association staged its annual dinner.

Silsden farmer has plenty to be bullish about

Keighley News: James Robertshaw, left, of  Keelham Farm Shop, with his 12-year-old son Harley and prime cattle champion Simon Bennett

7:08am Sunday 17th August 2014

A SILSDEN farmer has plenty to be bullish about.

Keighley Library tops unpaid fines list

Keighley News: Keighley Library

1:02pm Saturday 16th August 2014

KEIGHLEY Library users are the worst offenders in the district when it comes to unpaid fines, new figures show.

Safety work at Keighley road junction

Keighley News:

9:55am Saturday 16th August 2014

LINES have been painted at a Keighley road junction after safety fears were voiced by residents.

Drinkers salute First World War centenary beer brewed in Keighley

Keighley News: Dave Atkinson, right, of Goose Eye Brewery, raises a glass with Ian Walkden, left, and Andy Wade of Men of Worth

9:36am Saturday 16th August 2014

A LOCAL brewery's response to this month's First World War centenary has met with a positive reaction from pub-goers.

Luke wins bike in Steeton contest

Keighley News: Luke Westerman receiving his bike, with, from left, Coun Gladys Emmott, his mum Charlotte and Helen Willis of Redrow Homes

9:17am Saturday 16th August 2014

A YOUNGSTER has won a bike in a competition staged by Steeton-with-Eastburn Parish Council.

Special Olympics athlete sponsored by Keighley councillors

Keighley News: Pictured with Special Olympics athlete James Crossley are, from left,  Bradford Disability Sports and Leisure chairman Hilary White and Keighley West councillor Doreen Lee

9:17am Saturday 16th August 2014

KEIGHLEY councillors has given £500 to help a teenage athlete compete in the USA.

Keighley Town Council renews funding for disability sports club

Keighley News: Keighley town mayor Graham Mitchell with disabled athletes and their coaches

9:17am Saturday 16th August 2014

KEIGHLEY Town Council is funding a disability sports club for the third year running.

Elder brother of tragic Keighley fire victim leaves hospital

Keighley News:

4:59pm Friday 15th August 2014

THE elder brother of Nathan Harrison – the four-year-old boy who died following a Keighley house blaze – has been discharged from hospital after being treated for smoke inhalation.

Police appeal after £90,000 jewellery theft at Cross Hills, near Keighley

Keighley News:

12:58pm Friday 15th August 2014

POLICE are appealing for information after £90,000 worth of jewellery was stolen from a house in Cross Hills.

Keighley-district schools chalk-up outstanding A-level results

Keighley News:

5:28pm Thursday 14th August 2014

SCHOOLS across the Keighley district have today chalked-up top class A-level results.

Highfield residents in Keighley band together to improve Burgess' Field

Keighley News: Town councillor Amjid Ahmed, centre, with members of the newly formed Friends of Burgess' Fields

6:02am Friday 15th August 2014

A GROUP of Keighley people hope to turn public open land in Highfield into a cleaner, more welcoming place.

Anger over second bid to implement car parking charges in Cross Hills

Keighley News: PROTEST: Councilor Graham Beck speaks out against car parking charges in Cross Hills

6:07am Friday 15th August 2014

A FRESH attempt to start charging at some of Craven’s currently free car parks is being fiercely opposed.

Kildwick and Farnhill stage second annual scarecrow festival

Keighley News: White Lion licencees Suzie and Dave Townend raise their glasses to the upcoming scarecrow festival (9095698)

7:08am Friday 15th August 2014

STRANGE characters will be lurking in gardens and public places across neighbouring villages this weekend – but there's no cause for panic.

Fun and games laid on for youngsters in Guard House, Keighley

Keighley News: Boxing clever at the Guard House play day are are Oliver Foulds, six, and Xander Bowles, one

7:02am Friday 15th August 2014

AT LEAST 130 children were treated to a feast of entertainment at Keighley's North Dean Road play area.

Distraught mum speaks of heartbreak after yobs attack the Morton grave of her stillborn son

Keighley News: UPSET: Andrea Walker in Morton Cemetery, where vandals have struck

6:32am Thursday 14th August 2014

A DISTRAUGHT mum has spoken of her heartbreak after ornaments were stolen from the grave of her stillborn son.

Keighley charity shop burglars cost Manorlands thousands

Keighley News: Manorlands shop manager Jackie Burke outside the Cavendish Street store where burglars stole takings (9187644)

6:05am Thursday 14th August 2014

CALLOUS raiders who smashed their way into a Keighley charity shop have robbed a hospice of thousands of pounds.

Family of six tackling Great North Run for Manorlands

Keighley News: Carole and Rob Cunningham

2:04pm Thursday 14th August 2014

SIX members of the same family are taking part in the Great North Run to raise money for Manorlands.

Haworth man's father gains Arctic Star medal 73 years after his last convoy

Keighley News: John Huxley with a picture of his late father and the Arctic Star medal recently awarded posthumously

6:05am Thursday 14th August 2014

A HAWORTH resident has spoken of his pride after his late father was awarded the Arctic Star medal – 73 years late.

Exhibition pays moving tribute to Silsden's wartime sacrifice

Keighley News: Organiser Ray Colling views photographs of some of the soldiers in the exhibition

5:08pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A THREE-day exhibition in Silsden Town Hall provided locals and visitors with an in-depth insight into the experiences of the town and its people during the First World War.

New light shed on Keighley's 1914 warriors

Keighley News: (9082369)

12:37pm Thursday 14th August 2014

FAMILY members of the first men from Keighley to fight in the First World War have been lining up to provide fresh information to a local military history project.

Keighley football coach lands dream job with Manchester United

Keighley News: Sohail Rehman in his Manchester United tracksuit, in front of a photograph of club legend Matt Busby.

12:13pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A disabled football coach who supports Manchester United is living his dream - coaching at the club that he loves.







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