Keighley film company seeking 'selfies'

6:26pm Friday 1st August 2014

A KEIGHLEY company creating a promotional video to attract more visitors to the district is appealing for people to submit selfies.

Airedale mental health unit, near Keighley, evacuated after fire

Keighley News:

5:59pm Friday 1st August 2014

PATIENTS and staff were evacuated from a mental health unit this afternoon when a bed caught fire.

Yorkshire Day celebrated in Keighley

Keighley News: Joining in the Yorkshire Day craft day at Central Hall, Keighley, are from left, Corben Brackenridge, three, Beverley Brackenridge and Aimee Barraclouch, 11 (8861160)

5:18pm Friday 1st August 2014

CHILDREN said it with flowers to help celebrate Yorkshire Day.

Keighley Gala Queen gives royal seal of approval to summer activities

Keighley News:

12:16pm Friday 1st August 2014

KEIGHLEY Gala Queen Charlotte Carter will give a royal seal of approval to summer activities in the town’s Airedale Shopping Centre.

Sutton villagers to recognise 11 fallen soldiers

Keighley News: Sutton resident Andrew Monkhouse, who now lives in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, compiled details of the Fallen of Sutton

12:16pm Friday 1st August 2014

A CENTURY after the outbreak of the First World War, a plaque bearing the names of 11 fallen servicemen is to be unveiled on the Sutton war memorial at a ceremony on Sunday.

Edward's Diary tells of life in Silsden during the First World War

Keighley News: WAR STORY: Primary school teacher Beverley Anne Reay

10:02am Friday 1st August 2014

LIFE in Silsden during the First World War, as seen through the eyes of a child, is the subject of a new publication by Silsden Local History Group.

Sale honours for Steeton sheep dog breeder and handler

Keighley News: Beverley Fort with Floss, who headed the prices in the unbroken dogs pen at Skipton

6:03am Friday 1st August 2014

A STEETON sheep dog handler and breeder rounded-up accolades in a top show.

Warning to Keighley Hajj pilgrims

Keighley News: HAJJ Pilgrims at The Grand Mosque, Mecca

6:01am Friday 1st August 2014

KEIGHLEY people planning a Hajj pilgrimage this autumn are being warned to use only reputable travel agents.

What's happening at the Aire Do on Sunday

Keighley News:

12:00am Friday 1st August 2014

SUNDAY at the Aire Do will as usual include headlining tribute acts

Keighley firefighters set for further strike action

Keighley News:

6:48pm Thursday 31st July 2014

KEIGHLEY firefighters are due to walk out again in an ongoing dispute over planned pension changes.

Keighley woman who was parliamentary secretary to MP George Galloway receives conditional discharge

Keighley News:

2:45pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A KEIGHLEY woman who was parliamentary secretary to MP George Galloway has been sentenced to a 12-month conditional discharge for encouraging her police detective inspector husband to obtain e-mails without consent.

More action needed to tackle Keighley's litter problem, says leading figure in town

Keighley News: Steve Seymour: "This is a real boost for all of us."

1:24pm Thursday 31st July 2014

MORE needs to be done in Keighley to raise awareness of littering and the possible penalties, says a leading figure in the town.

Marble statue returns 'home' to Keighley's Cliffe Castle Museum

Keighley News: Ysabella and Carmella Rodrigues with the statue

1:21pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A MARBLE statue which once graced Cliffe Castle in Keighley is back in the historic building – after a 64-year absence.

Keighley-born expat nominated for business award in Thailand

Keighley News: Eileen Denning

12:34pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A WOMAN from Keighley has been put forward for a prestigious award in Thailand designed to recognise the contribution made to that country by expatriate entrepreneurs.

Keighley councillor calls for Tinker Bridge safety signs after accident leaves youngster critically ill

Keighley News: Tinker Bridge on the North Beck, between Fell Lane and North Dean Road, Keighley

9:43am Thursday 31st July 2014

URGENT demands are being made for safety warning signs to be placed at a Keighley beauty spot where a young boy was critically injured.

Setback for Keighley Cougars' redevelopment plans

Keighley News:

7:33am Thursday 31st July 2014

AMBITIOUS multi-million pound plans to redevelop a Keighley sports stadium have suffered a setback.

Frankie and Benny's for new Keighley shopping centre

Keighley News: Artist's impression of the proposed Worth Valley Shopping centre Keighley. (8735610)

6:04am Thursday 31st July 2014

A BRANCH of the national restaurant chain Frankie and Benny’s is set to open in central Keighley.

New school plans revealed for Silsden

5:31am Thursday 31st July 2014

A LARGE new primary school in Silsden is essential to avoid an educational crisis, claim councillors.

Viking re-enactment group after new members

Keighley News:

3:40pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A HAWORTH-based Viking re-enactment group is on the hunt for new recruits.

Revellers leave "massive mess" in Oakworth woodland

10:30am Thursday 31st July 2014

PART of a woodland in Oakworth was left trashed by revellers who left the site strewn with broken bottles, condoms and drinks cans.

Richard III Yorkshire fight goes on

Keighley News:

11:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

A BATTLE to have the body of English King Richard III re-buried in York instead of Leicester is not yet over, according to a campaigner based in Cross Roads.

Residents concerned about second wind turbine near Keighley Tarn

Keighley News: Jan Smithies at the site of the turbine

5:32am Thursday 31st July 2014

RESIDENTS fear that a second wind turbine could be built near a Keighley beauty spot.

Reopened Keighley footpath is blocked again

Keighley News: Bandag Chairman Joyce Newell, Cllr Brian Morris and protestors

10:05am Thursday 31st July 2014

A HISTORIC Keighley footpath forcibly reopened by Bradford Council was blocked again within two days.

Tributes paid to man killed in car crash on notoriously dangerous road between Kildwick and Cononley

Keighley News: Police appeal for information on a fatal accident which happened at Cononley Lane ends. (8577260)

12:05pm Thursday 31st July 2014

THE parents of a young man who died in a crash in South Craven have paid tribute to their "kind and considerate" son.

Fundraising campaign to send seriously-ill Oakworth girl Nicole Vendettuoli to the US for life-changing surgery nears £8,000 mark

Keighley News: Battle of the Supermarkets made £631, charity event to raise money for 22 month-old Nicole, LtR Candice, Nicole, and Thomas Vendettuoli.

5:07pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A FUNDRAISING campaign to send a seriously-ill baby girl to America for a life-changing operation is gathering pace after almost £8,000 was raised through various events.

Oakworth man died instantly leading his men into battle

Keighley News: (8602233)

1:17pm Thursday 31st July 2014

An Oakworth man who was killed in action on the Western Front was described as dying like a "proper hero".

What's happening at the Aire Do on Saturday

Keighley News:

12:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

SATURDAY is the day for nationally-known acts at the Aire Do

Sportsman and former Cross Roads resident dies

Keighley News: Geoffrey Smales, pictured with his wife Alma

10:05am Thursday 31st July 2014

A KEEN sportsman who was originally from Cross Roads has died at the age of 82.

Wedding train for Bethany and Rob

Keighley News: Bethany and Rob Green pictured next to the Wedding Belle

6:04am Thursday 31st July 2014

BETHANY Whitaker had a bridal train with a difference when she married Rob Green.

Woman's horror after pet dog is trapped in poacher's snare

Keighley News: Linda White with her dog, Doodle, who was caught on a snare

6:05pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

A WOMAN has spoken of her “horror” after her pet dog became trapped in an illegal poacher’s snare while she was out walking on a rural footpath.

Keighley workmates stride out in tribute to popular colleague who has terminal brain tumour

Keighley News: Gill Wooler, left, and Alice Keinhorst on Whernside

6:05pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

WORKMATES from a Keighley building firm have completed a gruelling challenge in tribute to a popular colleague diagnosed with a terminal brain tumour.

Three arrested for suspected drugs offences after vehicle is stopped in Keighley

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

9:48am Wednesday 30th July 2014

POLICE arrested three men for suspected drugs offences after stopping a car in Parson Street, Keighley.

Cafe owner demands action against flytippers

Keighley News: For Teas owner Janet Croden outside her North Street cafe where she says rubbish is regularly dumped (8705317)

6:09pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

A CAFE owner has demanded action to stop bin bags being dumped outside her town centre premises.

Fire crews called out to tackle blaze at Keighley house

Keighley News: 100 km charity walk raises money for The County Air Ambulance & The Fire Fighters Charity. Fire Station, Hereford.
A fire engine.
093412-3 (7358711)

7:47pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

FIREFIGHTERS have been called out to a pan blaze at a house in Shann Lane, Keighley.

Police warn people to avoid swimming in open water

Keighley News: police

5:00pm Monday 28th July 2014

Police have asked people to keep away from open water in West Yorkshire after an eight-year-old boy was hospitalised yesterday.

Fire crews formed human chain to rescue unconscious boy from water

Keighley News: Yorkshire air ambulance

4:20pm Monday 28th July 2014

FRESH details on how a young boy was pulled from the water at the Tinker Bridge waterfall have been released by the emergency services.

Keighley teenagers prepare to Shine

Keighley News:

8:24am Monday 28th July 2014

MUSIC-MAD Keighley young people hope to shine by organising their first festival

Eight-year-old boy in hospital after incident at Keighley's North Beck

Keighley News:

5:10pm Sunday 27th July 2014

An eight-year-old boy was described as "very poorly" after being dragged from the water at a Keighley beauty spot by a police officer then airlifted to hospital.

Two people suffer smoke inhalation in Keighley house fires

Keighley News: webpix fire engine emergency services firefighter

10:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

A man and a woman were treated for smoke inhalation following two separate Keighley house fires last night and early this morning.

Work starts on £1.2m improvement scheme at reservoir near Stanbury

Keighley News: Yorkshire Water

9:38am Sunday 27th July 2014

WORK has started on a £1.2 million improvement scheme at a reservoir near Stanbury.

Poetry break at the For Teas wartime cafe

Keighley News: Eric Bishop with his collection of war poems (8393181)

5:52am Sunday 27th July 2014

KEIGHLEY’S Home Front-themed cafe For Teas is selling a booklet of poetry inspired by the First World War.

Thwaites Brow footpath reopened following clear-up

Keighley News: Keighley mayor Councillor Graham Mitchell opens the footpath at High Spring Road, Thwaites Brow (8393482)

6:02am Saturday 26th July 2014

KEIGHLEY town mayor Graham Mitchell put his best foot forward as he reopened a footpath in Thwaites Brow.

Keighley's would-be Labour MP voices concerns over ambulance response times

Keighley News: John Grogan

6:33pm Friday 25th July 2014

KEIGHLEY'S would-be Labour MP has voiced alarm at increased ambulance response times in the region.

Car collision in Keighley town centre

Keighley News: police accident

11:40am Friday 25th July 2014

Traffic was disrupted in central Keighley this morning after a pair of cars were involved in a collision.

Steeton council fears cycleway plans have stalled

Keighley News: Steeton and Eastburn Parish Council chairman Councillor David Mullen at the development site in Steeton which should have a footpath and cycleway (8385568)

6:02am Friday 25th July 2014

A PLANNED cycleway linking Steeton with its railway station may never be built, fear residents and councillors.

Passport miracle means distraught Keighley couple can go on honeymoon

Keighley News: Charlie Croft, left, celebrates the arrival of her passport which will enable her to go on honeymoon with daughter Macie and groom Joseph Thorpe (8385135)

6:03am Friday 25th July 2014

PRE-WEDDING joy came to a Keighley bride with the arrival of her overdue passport.

Wrestling returns to Victoria Hall in Keighley

Keighley News: Ex-WWE NXT star Joel Redman is headlining at Pro Evolution Wrestling's show in Trowbridge this Saturday

12:00am Friday 25th July 2014

GRAPPLE fans are in for a treat this Saturday at Victoria Hall.

Keighley Unipart Automotive branch closes with loss of four jobs

Keighley News:

12:18pm Thursday 24th July 2014

UNIPART Automotive'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.

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