Breaking news Army give all-clear in Braithwaite bomb scare

Keighley News: webpix police generic

9:50am Friday 25th April 2014

Bomb disposal experts have given the all-clear following a bomb scare in Braithwaite.

Breaking news "Unexploded bomb" found in Braithwaite

Keighley News: webpix police arrest

8:51am Friday 25th April 2014

Police are preparing to evacuate houses above Braithwaite following the discovery of a possible unexploded bomb.

Masked raiders used power saw at Oxenhope’s Co-op

Keighley News: The shop

8:39am Friday 25th April 2014

Masked raiders used a power saw to slice open the door lock of Oxenhope’s Co-op store then ransacked its cigarette display during a 1am burglary on Thursday morning.

Angela attempts cuba cycle trek

Keighley News: Retired midwife, Angela Guest, who is tackling a 400km charity bike ride in Cuba in support of three cancer charities

9:00am Friday 25th April 2014

A retired midwife is saddling up for the bike ride of a lifetime.

Action call at notorious South Craven accident blackspot

Keighley News: Police and crime commissioner Julia Mulligan is taking steps to fulfil her election pledge of relocating police headquarters from Newby Wiske Hall

6:00am Friday 25th April 2014

A flashing road sign and a speed limit could be introduced at a notorious South Craven accident blackspot.

Keighley Corrie fan Andy lands job that’s streets ahead

Keighley News: Andy Steele on set

9:50am Friday 25th April 2014

A Coronation Street-mad Keighley man has landed a job as a tour guide on the famous cobbles.

Keighley Gala’s retinue selected

Keighley News: Keighley Gala retinue Natalia Villasanta, Kayla-Mae James and Macauley Holdsworth

9:40am Friday 25th April 2014

Keighley Gala’s retinue has been selected.

Trail of damaged cars left by lorry shunt in Crossflatts

Keighley News: The Micra after the crash

9:43am Friday 25th April 2014

A lorry which ploughed into a line of parked cars left seven damaged vehicles strewn across the road after the early morning crash.

Report into Craven councillors’ expenses delayed

9:30am Friday 25th April 2014

A report on the expenses of Craven District Council members was delayed until the appointment of a new officer, councillors have been told.

Lake challenge ends on a high

Keighley News: The Pike & Paddle team, from left, Jawaid Iqbal, Iain Nutter, Ev Pritchard and Jayne Harris, on Scafell Pike

9:20am Friday 25th April 2014

Four people have completed a gruelling Lake District challenge in aid of Manorlands.

It’s a ‘major’ boost for Manorlands

Keighley News: Silsden Allstars’ fundraising members Faith Jordan, Sam Ravenscroft, Mel Pickard, Jodie Ellis, Bethan Ravenscroft and Becky Ackroyd

9:20am Friday 25th April 2014

Silsden Allstars majorettes have given a £2,000 boost to Manorlands.

Now disabled can join in train race for Manorlands

Keighley News: Cyclists of all abilities line up to race a steam train from Keighley to Oxenhope

9:00am Friday 25th April 2014

Cyclists of all ages and abilities will try to prove they are faster than a train at a fundraising event next month.

UKIP candidate in Keighley election win

Keighley News: George Firth, who has won a by-election to represent Fell Lane and Westburn award on Keighley Town Council

9:00am Friday 25th April 2014

A UK Independence Party candidate has won a by-election seat on Keighley Town Council.

Bikers strike gold with charity ride into Keighley

8:30am Friday 25th April 2014

Honda Goldwing enthusiasts from across the country rode into town for an annual gathering.

Open day to showcase ideas on tarn

Keighley News: Friends of Keighley (Redcar) Tarn supporters and council representatives, from left, Karen Wadsworth, Danny Wilson, Darren Baines, Councillor Jan Smithies, Liz Horn, John Barraclough and Councillor Graham Mitchell

8:20am Friday 25th April 2014

The Friends of Keighley (Redcar) Tarn are planning their first open day at the popular beauty spot.

Cullingworth road scheme awarded £45,000 funding

Keighley News: Bradford Council, City Hall

8:00am Friday 25th April 2014

The full length of Parkside Terrace in Cullingworth is to be resurfaced by Bradford Council.

Pub group’s trade boost in Keighley

Keighley News: Brandon Lewis, left, and Timothy Taylor’s managing director, Charles Dent, at the Lord Rodney in Keighley

7:50am Friday 25th April 2014

A government minister stressed the importance of the pub industry to the UK economy during a visit to Keighley.

From home to Rome on his bike for Manorlands

Keighley News: Barry Hopkinson, who is cycling to Rome to support Manorlands

7:30am Friday 25th April 2014

A 72-year-old man is cycling to Rome to raise money for Manorlands.

Oxenhope Co-op raiders sped off in Mondeo

Keighley News: The Co-op in Oxenhope

10:52am Thursday 24th April 2014

Police have released details of last night’s raid on the Oxenhope Co-op.

Oxenhope Co-op raided by masked men

Keighley News: police

10:31am Thursday 24th April 2014

Police are investigating a raid on the Oxenhope Co-op last night.

Lorry smashes into cars in Crossflatts

Keighley News: The remains of a Nissan Micra crushed by the lorry

8:32am Thursday 24th April 2014

An articulated lorry smashed into at least seven cars in the early hours of this morning at Crossflatts near Keighley

Second Long Lee, Keighley, school inquiry opened

Keighley News: Long Lee Primary School, which is the subject of a second investigation into its practices

6:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

Education bosses have this week revealed a second investigation has been launched into practices at troubled Long Lee Primary School.

Airedale Trust hospital physio lied over affair

Keighley News: Stephen Brown

8:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

A physiotherapist who had a relationship with the mother of a child patient lied to bosses at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust to save his reputation, it has emerged at a misconduct hearing.

Haworth campaign closes in on fire service rescue deal

Keighley News: Councillor John Huxley outside Haworth fire station

7:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

Councillors leading a campaign to salvage some form of community emergency service at Haworth Fire Station will present details of a rescue plan to a key meeting tomorrow.

Keighley churchyard flasher jailed for exposing himself twice

Keighley News: Bradford Crown Court

7:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

A churchyard flasher who drew attention to himself by shouting “Oy!” at his distressed victims has been jailed for four months.

Record surge in meals for Keighley poor

Keighley News: Chris Bown, of Keighley Salvation Army, with some of the donated items for the foodbank

8:40am Thursday 24th April 2014

A charity that provides meals to Keighley’s needy has seen record demand for its services.

Keighley parents campaign for new play area

Keighley News: John Grogan and Coun Keith Dredge with Braithwaite parents who are campaigning for a new play area on the Keighley estate due to a lack of exiting facilities

8:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

Parents are campaigning for a new play area on a Keighley estate.

Surgery opening times cash ‘snub’ to Keighley

Keighley News: John Grogan

4:07pm Thursday 24th April 2014

Prime Minister David Cameron has been accused of snubbing Keighley after the town missed out on cash to extend GP surgery opening times.

Keighley festival has 60 films in the can

Keighley News: Marcus Gregg and David Pedrick, of Keighley Picture House, in the projection room

3:59pm Thursday 24th April 2014

‘Reel surprises’ are promised at the second RATMA film festival in Keighley on Saturday!

Tributes paid to former Haworth priests

Keighley News: The Reverends Eddie and Stella Taylor, who died within a month of each other

2:30pm Thursday 24th April 2014

A former Haworth couple who both served as priests have died within a month of each other.

Disneyland cheer for young Siân of Keighley

Keighley News: Keighley cheerleader Siân Reid jumps for joy after her latest competition success during an event at Disneyland Paris

2:25pm Thursday 24th April 2014

Keighley cheerleader Siân Reid narrowly missed the top prize during her first competition at Disneyland Paris.

Keighley charity is giving away its furniture

10:40am Thursday 24th April 2014

A Keighley charity shop has so much furniture in store it is looking to give away items rather than sell them.

Luke, 18, is Labour’s youngest candidate for Keighley district elections

Keighley News: Luke Maunsell, 18, Labour’s youngest candidate to stand for election in the district

9:20am Thursday 24th April 2014

An 18-year-old pupil has become Labour’s youngest election candidate to contest a Keighley district seat.

Seeds sewn for sunflower project in East Morton

Keighley News: Joining in the sunflower seeds session are Morton in Bloom members, from the left, John Crowther, Jo Dix and Pauline Horne

9:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

Green-fingered enthusiasts in East Morton joined thousands of other gardening groups in a mass planting to celebrate 50 years of RHS Britain in Bloom.

Keighley dog show is a big hit

Keighley News: Keighley & District Canine Association dog show Best In Class and Best Puppy Arnie, with owner Jackie Mavro

8:30am Thursday 24th April 2014

An annual dog show that attracted entrants from across the country has been hailed as a huge success.

Keighley area MP highlights ‘unfair’ sentencing

Keighley News: Shipley MP Philip Davies

8:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

Women across the region are being sentenced to 17 months less in prison than men who commit the same crime, new figures show.

Cracking Easter fun at Bronte Parsonage Museum in Haworth

Keighley News: Nine-year-old Titus Buta shows off some of the creations from the Bronte Parsonage Easter egg event in Haworth

8:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

Youngsters – and parents – had an eggs-traordinary time at the Bronte Parsonage Museum in Haworth.

Campaigners bid to get connected in Keighley area

Keighley News: Housing Minister Kris Hopkins, MP for Keighley and Ilkley

7:40am Thursday 24th April 2014

Representatives from a variety of organisations attended a meeting to try and address the problem of slow internet speeds in parts of the Worth Valley.

Appeal to clean up ‘eyesore’ in Keighley

Keighley News: Councillor Abid Hussain (above) standing by the  fire-damaged  building in Lawkholme Lane, Keighley, which has been left to become an eyesore for neighbouring  homeowners

7:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

A Keighley neighbourhood remains blighted by the shattered remnants of a burned-down building nearly four months after it was first torched.

Concert for Manorlands celebrates teacher’s life

Keighley News: Teacher Mo Hooley, who died of cancer aged 55

2:34pm Thursday 24th April 2014

The life of a teacher, who taught until three days before she died of cancer, will be celebrated at a special charity concert next month.

‘Summer of love’ Earth Day events at Bracken Bank, Keighley

Keighley News: Six-year-old Tyler Lister with his plant-holder at the Sue Belcher Centre Earth Day

9:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

The summer of love came to Bracken Bank on Tuesday despite the rain.

Renovation progress in Oxenhope

4:46pm Thursday 24th April 2014

Progress is being made on a major project to renovate Oxenhope Community Centre.

Keighley area planning file

Keighley News: webpix plans planning file building permission

4:45pm Thursday 24th April 2014

Planning applications received by Bradford Council include: Cullingworth – Land adjacent to East Manywells Farm, Doll Lane, stable block and hay store; 3 Sunningdale Crescent, single-storey rear extension East Morton – 3 Thorneycroft Road, rear dormer window Haworth – Brockleigh, Mill Hill, increased roof pitch to form first-floor extensions; Oldfield Gate Farm, Oldfield Lane, agricultural building and new vehicular access Keighley – 8-10 Richmond Street, alterations to house type in permission 11/02587/FUL (retrospective application); 7 Spring Gardens Mount, first-floor side extension; 15 Sunny Mount, garage with store room above; Ferncliffe Cottage, 253 Whins Wood, Halifax Road, parking area; Cragg Farm, Bingley Road, lock-up store with roof-top decking Long Lee – Aire View Farm, Harden Road, 50kw wind turbine on 24-metre mast Oakworth – 17 Lane Ends, Colne Road, two-storey rear extension Riddlesden – 9 Smithville, front porch Wilsden – 150 Main Street, first-floor extension and single-storey rear extension; land at Crack Lane, variation of condition 21 of planning permission 13/00093/FUL

Information day help

4:15pm Thursday 24th April 2014

The health of disabled people is the subject of an information day in Keighley.

Screening for new movie shot in Haworth

4:00pm Thursday 24th April 2014

A movie filmed in Haworth is due to be shown at Keighley Picture House this weekend.

Google tribute to a Brontë

3:56pm Thursday 24th April 2014

Internet giant Google invited people across the world to celebrate Charlotte Brontë’s birthday this week.

Keighley students shine at bootcamp

Keighley News: James Thompson, of Oakbank School, and Georgia Bailey, of Parkside School,, right, with their design

3:49pm Thursday 24th April 2014

Keighley teenagers have created innovative aids to help older people in their homes.

‘Steamy affair’ in railway proposal

Keighley News: Chris Wilson and fiancée Ola Kowalczyk with Keighley & Worth Valley Railway workers Jez Middleton and Christine Laycock

3:44pm Thursday 24th April 2014

Finance worker Chris Wilson ensured romance stayed on track – by proposing aboard a steam train.

Good Lord – what a superb lot for charity auction event in Haworth

Keighley News: Councillor Glen Miller and Haworth shopkeeper, Nikki Carroll, with the book signed by Lord Michael Ashcroft

3:27pm Thursday 24th April 2014

A book about military heroism signed by its Conser-vative politician author will be auctioned off for charity at next month’s Haworth 1940s Weekend.

Opinion sought on creating a voice for village communities

3:19pm Thursday 24th April 2014

A town council could be formed taking in villages including Crossflatts.

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