War history group wins recognition for Keighley servicemen

Keighley News: Andy Wade, right, and Ian Walkden, from Men of Worth, look at First World War archives in Keighley library

10:30am Wednesday 17th September 2014

HISTORIANS in Keighley have won national recognition for two ‘unknown soldiers’ who served in the First World War

Hobbit house at East Riddlesden Hall in Keighley

Keighley News:

6:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

YOUNG visitors to East Riddlesden Hall have their own little house to explore

Sainsburys sports award for Silsden's Hothfield School

Keighley News: Pupils from Hothfield Junior School celebrate gaining the silver Sainsbury's sport award (10049508)

4:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

COMPETITIVE games helped Hothfield Junior School with the silver in a government-led sports awards scheme

Stand-up comedy quartet at Cricketers Arms in Keighley

Keighley News:

4:30am Tuesday 16th September 2014

COMEDY fans can have a chuckle with a quintet of comics in Keighley

Five Keighley jobs under threat as Phones 4u enters administration

Keighley News:

6:42pm Monday 15th September 2014

FIVE jobs are under threat in Keighley after the Phones 4u retail chain plunged into administration.

Police appeal after girl, 17, is injured in Keighley town centre collision

Keighley News:

11:49am Monday 15th September 2014

POLICE are today appealing for witnesses after a 17-year-old pedestrian was injured following a collision with a car in Keighley town centre.

Police chase men on child bikes in Braithwaite

Keighley News: webpix police arrest

9:34am Monday 15th September 2014

POLICE chased three men who were riding children’s bikes in a field in Braithwaite

Police probe thefts from vehicles in Oakworth

Keighley News: webpix police generic

4:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

POLICE are investigating a spate of thefts from vehicles in the Oakworth area

Haworth charity soccer match raises £900

12:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

A CHARITY cricket match at Haworth Cricket Club on the August Bank Holiday Sunday raised £900

Computers help older people get out in Haworth, Stanbury, Cross Roads and Oxenhope

Keighley News:

1:40pm Monday 15th September 2014

TECHNOLOGY is to be used to help older people in the Worth Valley get out and about

Paint job at Bracken Bank's Sue Belcher Community Centre

Keighley News: Pip Gibson of Bracken Bank and District Community Association welcomes visitors to the open day at the North Dean Road allotments in Guard House (7152940)

11:00am Monday 15th September 2014

BRACKEN Bank residents are being invited to help paint the estate’s Sue Belcher Community Centre tomorrow

Keighley and South Craven landmark buildings take part in Heritage Open Days

Keighley News:

4:46pm Sunday 14th September 2014

LANDMARK buildings across Keighley district have welcomed visitors as part of national Heritage Open Days this weekend.

Baking competition to be staged at Stanbury church

Keighley News:

9:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

AMATEUR bakers are being encouraged to demonstrate their skills in Stanbury later this month.

Steeton Male Voice Choir musical director marks 20 years

Keighley News:

12:00pm Sunday 14th September 2014

ALAN CLARK has celebrated 20 years as musical director of Steeton Male Voice Choir

Lothersdale farming couple celebrate diamond wedding anniversary

Keighley News: Edward and Mabel Booth, of Lothersdale,celebrate their diamond wedding

11:54am Sunday 14th September 2014

LIFELONG members of the farming community have just celebrated 60 years of marriage with friends and family.

Daughter recalls Cononley man's war service

Keighley News: BRAVE SOLDIER: Alfred George Thompson

11:43am Sunday 14th September 2014

THE centenary of the start of the First World War has prompted former Cross Hills woman Catherine Thomas to write an account of her father’s war service.

Steeton man blasts council's solution to blocked Eastburn path

Keighley News:

6:50am Sunday 14th September 2014

COUNCIL efforts to deal with a blocked path in Eastburn have been blasted by a parishioner

Keighley brothers bring aid to flood-stricken Bosnia

Keighley News: Hamid Miah, second from left, and Ahad Miah, fourth from left, helping local volunteers clean up a flood-damaged Bosnian community centre

6:41am Sunday 14th September 2014

BROTHERS from Keighley took part in a mission to help victims of what they described as Bosnia's worst disaster since the 1992 to 1995 civil war.

Braithwaite residents dig in for community allotment

Keighley News: Workers from Financial Force join in the challenge day on the community allotments

6:21am Sunday 14th September 2014

RESIDENTS and finance workers dug in to help develop Braithwaite’s community allotment.

Keighley Film Club begins autumn season

Keighley News: Members of Keighley Film Club

6:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

KEIGHLEY Film Club begins its autumn season with a legendary director’s latest film

Girl, 17, injured in Keighley town centre incident

Keighley News:

4:28pm Saturday 13th September 2014

A 17-YEAR-OLD pedestrian has been injured following a collision with a car in Keighley town centre this afternoon.

'New arrivals' pose challenge for schools in Keighley and across district

Keighley News: Cllr Ralph Berry

9:07am Saturday 13th September 2014

AROUND 2,000 Roma children are thought to be attending schools in the district following increased migration from Eastern Europe.

Tennis club coins it for Manorlands

Keighley News:

11:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

A South Craven tennis club has raised more than £450 for Manorlands Hospice.

Charity event for dementia sufferers a success

Keighley News: webpix money finance benefits pensions

10:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

A KEIGHLEY event to raise cash to help people with dementia raised a decent total despite a lack of response to a planned sponsored walk.

Keighley rescue group saving dogs from death row

Keighley News: Jane Hudson of Aireworth Dogs in Need

6:23am Saturday 13th September 2014

TEN dogs have been saved from 'death row' by a rescue group set-up just three months ago in Keighley.

Silsden councillors welcome arrival of superfast broadband

Keighley News:

5:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

Silsden councillors welcome arrival of superfast broadband

Silsden allotment group refuses to throw in the trowel

Keighley News: Silsden allotment holder David Mason, who was among the show prizewinners

11:55am Saturday 13th September 2014

AN ALLOTMENT group refused to throw in the trowel when a promised marquee failed to materialise on the morning of its annual show.

Oxenhope ladies' group celebrates 50th anniversary

Keighley News: Members of Oxenhope Women's Fellowship during their 50th anniversary celebration

11:55am Saturday 13th September 2014

OXENHOPE Women’s Fellowship has celebrated its 50th anniversary this month.

Join the hobbits at East Riddlesden Hall

Keighley News: Ryan Weatherall, 18 months, is joined by Bertie Larter, eight, and Harry Larter, seven (centre) in the East Riddlesden Hall Hobbit House (9795085)

11:32am Saturday 13th September 2014

YOUNG visitors to East Riddlesden Hall have their own little house to explore.

Footballers compete at Keighley's Marley Playing Fields to help Gaza war victims

Keighley News: Winning team BACCA, with event organisers Fulzar Ahmed (far left) Aroj Ali (second from right) and Nesar Ali (far right)

11:26am Saturday 13th September 2014

A SEVEN-a-side football tournament in Keighley raised £1,500 to help victims of the recent fighting in the Gaza Strip.

Sutton-in-Craven vicar set to take last service before retirement

Keighley News: (10124625)

6:42am Saturday 13th September 2014

A VICAR who is set to retire from the parish he has served for 17 years will take his last service on Sunday.

Call for answers over Keighley's planned £1.5 million one-way system

Keighley News: Cllr Andrew Mallinson

4:16pm Friday 12th September 2014

ANSWERS are being demanded over delays to a £1.5 million scheme designed to help ease Keighley's chronic traffic congestion.

Women turned away at Keighley refuges due to shortage of places

Keighley News: Councillor Imran Hussain

11:04am Friday 12th September 2014

THREE of the district's Bradford Council-funded refuges had to turn away 287 women in the last 12 months because they were full.

Elderly man escapes from blaze-hit Keighley home after being woken by neighbours

Keighley News: fire engine north yorkshire service - zxc

8:49am Friday 12th September 2014

AN elderly man escaped unhurt from his blaze-hit Keighley home this morning after being woken by neighbours.

Mayor opts to support Keighley Salvation Army during his civic year

Keighley News:

11:00am Friday 12th September 2014

KEIGHLEY'S branch of the Salvation Army has been chosen to benefit from the town mayor's 2014/15 charity appeal.

Men's healthy weight sessions to begin at Keighley community centre

Keighley News:

10:00am Friday 12th September 2014

A SIX-WEEK men-only programme showing how they can achieve and maintain a healthy weight will begin in Knowle Park this month.

Keighley bus company rescues Silsden schoolchildren stranded by council spending cuts

Keighley News:

6:00am Friday 12th September 2014

A KEIGHLEY bus company has come to the rescue of Silsden schoolchildren stranded by council spending cuts

Wilsden nursery to challenge results of Ofsted inspection

Keighley News: Cheryl Dibbin and her son Nico Dibbin with the letter from Wilsden Nursery stating that Nico can't attend the nursery for the rest of the term

6:27am Friday 12th September 2014

A NURSERY says it will challenge the results of an inspection that saw it downgraded from “good” to “inadequate” based on safeguarding issues.

Not app-y Tour-inspired game by-passes Keighley district!

Keighley News: The Yorkshire’s Great Race game

6:28am Friday 12th September 2014

A TOUR de France-inspired iPhone game which 'takes' players through Yorkshire has been launched – but it by-passes the Keighley district!

Young Farmers' push for charity cash at Haworth

Keighley News: Worth Valley Young Farmers Club's team of Romans

3:59pm Friday 12th September 2014

YOUNG Farmers from across the district donned fancy dress for an annual charity pram push.

Keighley soldier survives First World War battles but falls ill back at home

Keighley News: The St Peter’s Church Memorial, which includes Fred Binns’ name

2:48pm Friday 12th September 2014

FRED BINNS survived 15 years in the Army including at least three battles during the First World War.

Haworth contact point proving to be a massive success

Keighley News: Contact point co-ordinator Margaret Smith outside the Haworth building

12:06pm Friday 12th September 2014

A CONTACT point set up over a decade ago when a village police station faced the axe is proving a massive success.

Third edition of Railway Children book planned

Keighley News: Jim Shipley during a Railway Children event at Oakworth Station

11:32am Friday 12th September 2014

A THIRD edition is being produced of a book about the making of classic movie The Railway Children.

Show time in appeal to name missing Keighley Old Contemptibles men

Keighley News: (9082369)

7:49am Friday 12th September 2014

STAGING a display at Saturday's Keighley Show reaped rewards for a Men of Worth appeal.

Keighley schoolchildren's movie gets public premiere at Picture House

Keighley News:

6:00am Friday 12th September 2014

A MOVIE created by children from Roman Catholic schools in Keighley is to receive its public premiere.

Firefighters tackle Keighley house blaze

Keighley News:

7:09pm Thursday 11th September 2014

FIREFIGHTERS tackled a blaze in the cellar-based kitchen of a Keighley house late this afternoon.

Anger over swords and masks displayed in Keighley shop window

Keighley News: The Scoobys Bargain Centre shop

1:05pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A KEIGHLEY town centre shop has been blasted for displaying samurai swords and balaclava masks in its window.

Phoenix School Forest classroom for disabled Keighley youngsters destroyed by arsonists

Keighley News:

10:44am Thursday 11th September 2014

CALLOUS vandals burned to the ground a wooden building in Keighley used as a "forest school classroom" for disabled children.

Keighley cannabis farms linked to human trafficking and organised crime

Keighley News: Fulzar Ahmed, right, with others concerned about drug dealing in Lawkholme

10:41am Thursday 11th September 2014

CRIME gangs growing cannabis in Keighley are involved in people trafficking and human slavery

Councillor voices fears of pollution in Haworth

Keighley News:

9:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

A PARISH councillor has called for an "urgent" investigation into reports of pollution of Haworth's Bridgehouse Beck, and voiced fears of a possible wider sewage problem in the village.






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