Breaking news Person killed by train at Crossflatts, near Keighley

Keighley News: South West Trains, Elmbridge

4:02pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A PERSON has died after being struck by a train at Crossflatts.

Steeton-based Acorn Stairlifts one of the top 100 Yorkshire exporters

Keighley News: Dave Belmont receives his award from Andy Wood of Grant Thornton

12:18pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

STEETON-based Acorn Stairlifts has won the Export Award in the Insider Growth 100 Awards, which celebrated the achievements of the 100 fastest-growing companies in Yorkshire.

Lottery plan could see millions of pounds being spent to revitalise Devonshire Park in Keighley

Keighley News: Coun Kaneez Akthar views the damaged play area in Devonshire Park

5:38am Thursday 23rd October 2014

MILLIONS of pounds of lottery cash could be spent revitalising one of Keighley’s oldest parks.

Keighley town centre could receive £1 million boost to trade and jobs

Keighley News: Town centre manager Phil Smith with the BID documents

5:35am Thursday 23rd October 2014

MORE than £1 million could be pumped into vital Keighley town centre projects as part of a massive economy-boosting initiative.

Campaign to save Haworth Fire Station suffers major blow after police and rescue team withdraw from project

Keighley News: Councillor John Huxley, outside Haworth Fire Station

5:36am Thursday 23rd October 2014

AN ONGOING battle to salvage some form of community facility from the planned closure of Haworth Fire Station has been dealt a devastating blow.

Keighley's iconic Dalton Mills added to English Heritage 'at risk' register

Keighley News: Dalton Mills owner Paul Harris at the site

5:49am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A HISTORIC Keighley mill complex has been added to the English Heritage ‘at risk’ register.

Bringing perpetrators of child sexual abuse to justice is “number one priority” for Bradford Council

Keighley News: View from back of man and woman holding hands walking across grass (10171687)

6:59am Thursday 23rd October 2014

BRINGING the perpetrators of child sexual abuse to justice is the “number one priority” for Bradford Council, a meeting of the full authority heard last night.

Cullingworth man's UFO conference hailed a success

Keighley News:

6:03pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A CULLINGWORTH man who organised an international UFO conference has hailed the event as a huge success.

Bradford Council workers rapped for dumping wreaths in a pile at Haworth War Memorial

Keighley News: Haworth Parish Council member Alan Watts at the village's war memorial, where he said workers threw poppy wreaths over a fence

12:55pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

WREATHS laid at a Worth Valley war memorial were removed and left dumped in a pile behind railings by council workers, according to a parish councillor.

Keighley carers to receive more support

Keighley News:

6:59pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

CARERS in Keighley will be given greater support thanks to a charity’s new £3 million scheme.

Tour de France team osteopath opens Silsden clinic

Keighley News:

6:41pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

AN OSTEOPATH who has worked with a Tour de France professional cycling team is setting up a practice in Silsden.

Denholme Business Centre traders threatened with heavy fines if they open for business on Sundays

Keighley News: Denholme business centre

10:42am Thursday 23rd October 2014

TRADERS occupying Denholme Business Centre have been told to halt work on Sundays or face fines of up to £2,500.

Donated stairlift is precious gift to terminally ill woman from Sutton

Keighley News: Sandra Beresford on her stairlift from Acorn Stairlifts and her son, Dan Beresford

12:49pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A STEETON company and an Oxenhope hospice joined forces to help a terminally ill woman from Sutton spend her last weeks at home with her family.

Cowling rolls of honour to go on show after Remembrance Sunday commemorations

Keighley News:

7:06pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

UPDATED rolls of honour containing the names of Cowling men who gave their lives during both world wars will be displayed in the village from next month.

Appeal for residents to join speeding crackdown in Fell Lane, Wheathead Lane and Oakworth Road areas of Keighley

Keighley News: Councillor Adrian Farley stands on Fell Lane, where residents have complained of vehicles speeding (11607472)

1:57pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

RESIDENTS are being urged to join a crackdown on speeding traffic in the Fell Lane area of Keighley.

Councillors apply for community asset status for Haworth's Royal Oak pub to try and block Tesco bid

Keighley News: Councillor Rebecca Poulsen outside the Royal Oak pub in Haworth, earmarked as a Tesco store

11:28am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A PARISH council is bidding to be able to have a say in the future of a Haworth pub which is subject to controversial plans to transform it into a Tesco convenience store.

Riddlesden treasurer hunter unearths gold Tudor ring in Silsden

Keighley News: UNCOVERED: Treasure-hunter Stephen Auker with a ring he unearthed

10:59am Thursday 23rd October 2014

TREASURE hunter Stephen Auker is waiting to hear if a Keighley museum wants to show off his latest find – a gold Tudor ring.

Second consecutive win for Khalid's Desi in Keighley News Restaurant of the Year competition

Keighley News: Keighley News editor Richard Parker, second from right, and advertising team leader Daniel Bailey, right, hand the award to Nabeel Khalid, left and Khalid Shaban

10:53am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A KEIGHLEY restaurant which was only set up in late 2012 has won the Keighley News Restaurant of the Year competition for the second year running.

Reward offered after prize-winning dog goes missing in Denholme

Keighley News: MISSING: A £50 reward has been offered for the safe return of Rafa, a two-year-old Miniature Bull Terrier.

1:20pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

CONCERNED owners of a Crufts prize-winning dog have offered a £500 reward for the safe return of their beloved pet.

Keighley man jailed for false 999 calls

Keighley News: Bradford and Keighley Magistrates' Court

11:17am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A KEIGHLEY man has been jailed for ten weeks after he persistently contacted the police and ambulance services with demands or calls for service which were repeatedly proven to be untrue reports of crime or illness.

Bronte Country to be featured on Channel 4's Walking Through History with Sir Tony Robinson

Keighley News: Sir Tony Robinson, his wife Louise, and their dog Winnie at Ponden Hall earlier this year

8:51am Thursday 23rd October 2014

HAWORTH and Bronte Country will be featured again on national television this weekend.

Education rather than extermination as Derek the Dalek to star at Keighley Campus Leeds City College open evening

Keighley News: Becky Thorpe of the Star Centre encounters Derek the Dalek at Keighley Campus Leeds City College

6:13am Thursday 23rd October 2014

VISITORS to Keighley Campus Leeds City College next month face extermination �— from a full-sized replica of a classic TV show’s intergalactic baddie.

Man attacked Sutton home as revenge against ex-wife, court told

Keighley News: Hereford Magistrates Court

6:10am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A 43-YEAR-OLD man smashed up a porch door at the former family home to take revenge on his ex-wife, Bradford Crown Court heard.

Councillors pass on residents' concerns about planned cemetery near Keighley Tarn

Keighley News: Waterfowl on Keighley Tarn

12:47pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

CONCERNS raised by Keighley people have been passed to the agents for a proposed new cemetery near Keighley Tarn.

Trip down memory lane for former Holy Family Catholic School students in Keighley

Keighley News: People who attended Holy Family Catholic School, when it first opened in 1964, attending a symbolic planting ceremony at the school last Thursday morning

5:06pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

"OLD boys and girls" from 50 years ago have been back at their Keighley school for its golden jubilee celebrations.

Keighley restaurant helps Bradford take Curry Capital of Britain crown for fourth year in succession

Keighley News: Bradford celebrates success in the Curry Capital contest for the fourth year running, from left, Iftikhar Hussain of Shimla Spice with Ejaz Hussain and Harry Khinda, of Zaara's

2:54pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A KEIGHLEY restaurant is celebrating after helping Bradford retain its coveted Curry Capital of Britain crown for the fourth year running.

Hallowe'en haunting at East Riddlesden Hall in Keighley

Keighley News: East Riddlesden Hall community and learning officer Shelley Hollingdrake prepares for Halloween (11607135)

3:30pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

THERE’S murder afoot during the half-term holidays at East Riddlesden Hall.

Death of kittens prompts Yorkshire Cat Rescue flea warning

Keighley News:

11:31am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A PAIR of flea-ridden kittens handed in to a Cross Roads-based charity died of anaemia, triggering a warning that such pets must receive proper care from their owners

Wild flower and bulb planting session to take place at Keighley Tarn today

Keighley News: From left, pictured at a Keighley Tarn clean up earlier this year are Dorothy Tennant and councillor Jan Smithies

5:13am Thursday 23rd October 2014

THE Friends of Keighley Tarn group is staging a wild flowers and bulb planting day at the tarn today. (Oct 23)

Special invitation to families of Bradley Great War victims

Keighley News:

7:12pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

RELATIVES of Bradley men who lost their lives during the First World War are being invited to take part in the village’s Remembrance Sunday service on November 9.

Airedale Hospital shop receives £60,000 facelift

Keighley News: An artist's impression of what the completed shop will look like

1:06pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

AN AIREDALE Hospital shop is being given a £60,000 facelift.

Keighley Sea Cadets host this year's Trafalgar Day parade

Keighley News: Participants in the Trafalgar Day parade in Keighley. Picture by stevedavisonphotography

1:03pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

SEA CADETS from across the North of England marched in Keighley to commemorate a famous naval victory.

Family man from RIddlesden killed only days after returning to France from leave

12:49pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

AS A MARRIED man with children Edgar Scott didn’t get called up until halfway through the First World War.

Riddlesden pupils give thanks and donate food at harvest festival church service

Keighley News: Riddlesden St Mary's Rowan class pupils with some of their donated food. At the back is Kaeden Young. Front row, from left, Jessica Bennison, Thayba Ali, Sahar Tariq and Danny Ilyas.

12:47pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

KEIGHLEY primary school pupils attending a harvest festival service have donated packages of food to people in need in both Keighley and Bradford.

Eastwood Primary school mums rewarded for their work to enhance their English language skills

Keighley News: Some of the Eastwood Primary School mothers who have received certificates for improving their proficiency in English

12:45pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A GROUP of mums whose children attend Eastwood Primary School have been recognised for their commitment to improving their English language skills.

South Craven pupils stage duck race in challenge to raise cash for charity

Keighley News: South Craven School pupils enjoying the improvised charity duck race

12:45pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

PUPILS at South Craven School held a duck race as part of a fundraising challenge set by their head teacher.

Grants awarded to help students from the Worth Valley entering further or higher education

12:44pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

HALF a dozen more students in the Worth Valley have benefited from a grant scheme first set up more than 100 years ago.

Guests enjoy official opening of Holycroft Primary's learning hub

Keighley News: Holycroft Primary School governors Councillor Kaneez Akthar, left, and former deputy head Liz Docwra, second from left, join pupils, parents and staff at the opening of the community learning hub

12:44pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A COUNCILLOR and a retired deputy head formally launched a new facility built at a Keighley school to boost its community engagement work.

Young pupils at Stanbury School make outstanding progress, say Ofsted inspectors

Keighley News: Foundation stage teacher Cath Bellwood joins Stanbury Primary School pupils in a baking session: from left, Joe Whittaker, four, Sonny Roche, four, Neve Garbutt, five, and Henry Atkins, four (11582343)

12:44pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

CHILDREN in the early years at Stanbury Village School make outstanding progress, say Ofsted inspectors.

The world of make-believe at Oxenhope School's scarecrow festival

Keighley News: Pupils Jacob Wright and Nuala McAleavy, both 10, join in the scarecrow fun at Oxenhope Primary School (11588334)

12:42pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

CHARACTERS from books and nursery rhymes gathered for the day in Oxenhope last week.

Wilsden children meet minotaur hunter Theseus

Keighley News: Alex Fellowes brings the ancient Greek world to pupils at Wilsden Primary School (11267357)

12:41pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

WILSDEN children met a host of people from the past during a special week at the village school.

Pupils from Oakbank School in Keighley head to Scotland

Keighley News: The Oakbank outdoor centre at Kirkcudbright

12:41pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

STUDENTS from a Keighley school are heading to Scotland.

Gifts exchange by members of Breathe Easy Aire Valley and Airedale Hospital unit

Keighley News: Breathe Easy present acheque for £320 to Pulmonary Rehabilitation. Picture shows Jude Greaves- Newall, Wendy Harris, Lynne O'Hara, John Whitham, Lorna Hubbard and Ann Caden.  (11013356)

12:33pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

IT was a little bit of give and take for members of Breathe Easy Aire Valley and Airedale Hospital's pulmonary rehabilitation unit when they met up at The Hub in Steeton.

Keighley restaurant Shimla Spice recognised for its marketing efforts

Keighley News: Iftikhar Hussain, with the award for best marketing campaign

12:18pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A KEIGHLEY restaurant is celebrating winning a national award at a presentation ceremony in Manchester.

Keighley company Gesipa demonstrates its leadership in fastening technology

Keighley News: Equipment on display in the Gesipa demonstration room

12:15pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Keighley company Gesipa has opened a new customer demonstration room at its premises off Dalton Lane.

Hammer Strength accolade for Keighley fitness centre NRGym

Keighley News:

12:15pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

KEIGHLEY’s NRGym has gained a prestigious accolade from a market leading fitness company.

Keighley law firms merge

Keighley News: Mark Hagyard, left, and Myron Handzij of Waddington Turner Wall (11627953)

12:14pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

TWO Keighley law firms have merged.

Excitement building for Keighley Brick Show

Keighley News: Keith Moran, who has designed a Lego department store

12:14pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

EXCITEMENT is building for the first Keighley Brick Show this Saturday!

Lottery grant joy for Steeton Hub improvements

Keighley News: Steeton Hub

12:11pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A LOTTERY grant has been awarded for improvements to the area around Steeton's community hub.

Keighley MP Kris Hopkins renews commitment to EU vote as referendum Bill clears first Parliamentary hurdle

Keighley News: Kris Hopkins is the Conservative candidate for Worth Valley in the Bradford Council elections in 2008

11:28am Thursday 23rd October 2014

Keighley's MP has voted in favour of legislation to enshrine into law the Conservatives' commitment to hold an ‘in-out’ referendum on UK membership of the European Union by 2017.

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