Haworth paedophile jailed after fleeing to London

Keighley News:

6:51pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

AN off-duty police officer snared a convicted paedophile who had flouted sex offender regulations by fleeing West Yorkshire for London, a court heard today.

Leader of Bradford Council Conservative group Councillor Glen Miller 'did not break any criminal law' in election campaign

Keighley News:

5:58pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

THE leader of the Conservative group on Bradford Council did not break any criminal law by using the authority's stationery as part of an election campaign, members heard tonight.

Donations from Keighley and Cross Hills opticians will help provide eye care for people in Tanzania

Keighley News: Mohammed Hafejee, of Airedale Opticians

5:15pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A KEIGHLEY-based opticians has donated much-needed equipment to help set up an optical practice in a remote part of Tanzania.

Car left on roof in Harden crash

Keighley News:

5:43pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A 24-YEAR-OLD woman will appear before Bradford and Keighley Magistrates Court after being charged with driving over the prescribed limit following a road crash.

Keighley man's acts of kindness in America spark massive online reaction

Keighley News: Keighley man Michael Etherington

7:06am Sunday 19th October 2014

A MODEL and home care business owner from Keighley triggered an online viral hit by deciding to carry out acts of kindness while working in California.

Time running out to enter Keighley News photo competition with £500 of prizes up for grabs

8:24am Sunday 19th October 2014

YOUR favourite weekly read has launched an exciting new competition for all happy snappers and fantastic photographers out there.

Keighley brothers get creative about summer camp

Keighley News: Brothers Tyler and Connor Humphrey

10:39am Sunday 19th October 2014

TWO Keighley brothers used their creative skills to describe their experience of a summer camp.

Keighley group presents £1,400 to Manorlands after year of fundraising

Keighley News: Ladies 2000 committee members with their cheque for Manorlands

5:40am Sunday 19th October 2014

A KEIGHLEY group has presented a £1,400 cheque to Manorlands after a year of fundraising for the Oxenhope Sue Ryder hospice.

Digging in for challenge day at Braithwaite Community Allotment

Keighley News: Volunteers, including staff from United Kingdom Asset Resolution in Crossflatts, at work in the North Dean Road allotment (11268643)

6:06am Saturday 18th October 2014

RESIDENTS and business volunteers united for the latest challenge day at Braithwaite Community Allotments.

Keighley woman pulled from Leeds and Liverpool Canal had attempted to take her life several times before, inquest hears

Keighley News: Coroner's court could be axed in Southend

5:31pm Friday 17th October 2014

A WOMAN pulled from the Leeds and Liverpool Canal at Saltaire had attempted to take her life several times before, an inquest has heard.

Councillor hits out at flytippers repeatedly targeting country lane in Laycock

Keighley News: Keighley town councillor John Kirby with the items fly-tipped on Back Lane, Laycock

12:09pm Friday 17th October 2014

HIDDEN cameras will be used to help catch fly-tippers who are ruining a scenic spot near Laycock.

Oxenhope Youth Club hoping for a helping hand

Keighley News: Worth Valley ward councillor Rebecca Poulsen

1:17pm Friday 17th October 2014

HELP may be at hand for a Worth Valley youth club in need of more support.

Keighley young people urged to have their say in youth consultation

Keighley News: Councillor Ralph Berry, the executive member for Children and Young People's services

3:37pm Friday 17th October 2014

YOUNG people from Keighley are being urged to have their say on what activities and support should be available to them in the future.

Hallowe'en themed craft events to be held at Bracken Bank's Sue Belcher Centre

Keighley News: Craft Tea Corner chairman David Weston, left, alongside others who are involved with putting on activities at the Sue Belcher Centre in Bracken Bank

1:09pm Friday 17th October 2014

A KEIGHLEY craft group will stage Hallowe'en junior craft sessions later this month.

Oakbank School pupils in moving trip to First World War battlefields

Keighley News: Oakbank School pupils Charlotte Harris, left, and Thalia Jefferson during their trip to the battlefields of the First World War

10:12am Friday 17th October 2014

TWO students from Oakbank School in Keighley have been on a moving trip to the battlefields of the First World War.

Silver anniversary party for Keighley drug agency Project 6

Keighley News: The Exchange Arts Centre with its owner Jym Harris

8:35am Friday 17th October 2014

KEIGHLEY advice agency Project 6 will rock out on Sunday to celebrate its silver anniversary.

Friends of Burgess Field group to carry out community litter pick in Keighley

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

8:24am Friday 17th October 2014

A NEWLY-formed community group is appealing for volunteers to help it carry out a litter pick at Burgess Field, Highfield.

Powerlifters roar into action for Keighley Lions donation

Keighley News: Keighley Lions president Hazel Jiggins, centre, hands out cheques to Special Olympians James Crossley, second from left, and Chris Woodhead, second from right, with Lions' treasurer Maureen Verity, left, and member Jessie Tonge (11362217)

7:50am Friday 17th October 2014

A FUNDRAISING drive by two Keighley athletes is proving a roaring success.

Oxenhope's Yate Lane to be resurfaced

Keighley News: Worth Valley ward councillor Rebecca Poulsen

7:18am Friday 17th October 2014

AN Oxenhope road will be benefitting from a programme of improvement work, according to a ward councillor.

Trouble flares as drug dealing gangs target Keighley estate

Keighley News: Franco Dimuccio stands next to the area in Highfield where he says drug dealing takes place regularly

5:17am Thursday 16th October 2014

DRUG dealers are blighting a Highfield housing estate, according to residents.

Boss of Keighley takeaway Miraj Fast Food speaks of shock following visit by Home Office immigration officers

Keighley News: The Miraj premises on South Street, Keighley, which were raided by officers looking for illegal workers, but none were found

6:08pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

A KEIGHLEY business owner has spoken of his shock after his premises were investigated by immigration officers at the end of last week.

Brave teenage girl copies Eastenders stars to rescue baby boy from Keighley house fire

Keighley News: Holy Family School student Megan Halley, 14, who rescued a baby from a house during a fire (11467433)

5:17am Thursday 16th October 2014

A BRAITHWAITE teenager has been hailed a heroine after running into a smoke-filled house to rescue a baby.

Man who murdered four-year-old Keighley child Riley Turner appealing against 'whole-life' sentence

Keighley News:

10:29am Thursday 16th October 2014

A murderer who killed a Keighley child is appealing against an order that he must spend the rest of his life behind bars.

Bradford District Council planners reject Tesco plans to install cash machine at Royal Oak Pub in Haworth

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

5:35am Thursday 16th October 2014

BRADFORD Council planning officers have rejected a supermarket giant’s application to install a cash machine in the window of a Haworth pub.

Calls for clean-up of wasteland in Fell Lane, Keighley

Keighley News: Pip Gibson at the site at the junction of Westfell Road and Fell Lane (11452793)

2:48pm Thursday 16th October 2014

A COUNCILLOR is spearheading efforts to bring derelict land off Fell Lane back into use.

Keighley brewery Timothy Taylor relaunches special ale in tribute to First World War heroes

Keighley News: Major Barney Barnbrook, fourth from left, regional director of ABF The Soldiers’ Charity, and Timothy Taylor managing director Charles Dent, fifth from left, with members of the 33rd of Foot Re-enactment Society and soldiers from The Yorkshire Regim

2:12pm Thursday 16th October 2014

KEIGHLEY brewery Timothy Taylor has relaunched a special ale in tribute to those who gave their lives in the First World War.

Row continues over use of Bradford Council resources for Conservative councillor Glen Miller's election campaign

Keighley News: Worth Valley ward councillor Glen Miller

6:51am Thursday 16th October 2014

SENIOR councillors have demanded more information about an incident in which the authority’s stationery was used for a Worth Valley politician’s election campaign.

Keighley Town Council bid to extend new flagstones further up North Street pavement

Keighley News: Keighley town councillor Mick Westerman on North Street, where he wants stone flags to replace the current asphalt pavement

12:59pm Thursday 16th October 2014

KEIGHLEY town councillors have ring-fenced £4,500 to unlock possible extra funding to extend a project to replace asphalt town centre pavements with flagstones.

Prime Minister David Cameron thanks Sue Ryder Manorlands hospice volunteers for their efforts

Keighley News: (11381451)

4:01pm Thursday 16th October 2014

MANORLANDS volunteers have been thanked for their efforts – by the Prime Minister himself.

Proposals for five new houses in Haworth recommended for refusal

Keighley News: Haworth, Cross Roads and Stanbury Parish Council chairman Councillor John Huxley

3:37pm Thursday 16th October 2014

PARISH councillors in Haworth recommended plans to build five new homes in the village should be rejected.

Police in Keighley and Bradford to focus on hate crime

Keighley News: Mark Burns-Williamson , the West Yorkshire  Police and Crime Commissioner

12:06pm Thursday 16th October 2014

A NEW campaign highlighting hate crime has been launched in Keighley, Bradford and neighbouring police districts.

Business booming for Keighley engineering company Teconnex

Keighley News: Teconnex managing director Paul Sleaford

9:19am Thursday 16th October 2014

A KEIGHLEY engineering company is booming.

Steam weekend is a spectacular success on the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway

Keighley News: Keighley and Worth valley railway hosts it's Steam Gala. An u-named fireman on the footplate of a train

10:18am Thursday 16th October 2014

FAMILIES and enthusiasts ensured the Steam Spectacular was a success on the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway.

Oxenhope councillors thank outgoing Keighley Area Co-ordinator's office worker Noreen Akhtar

Keighley News: Noreen Akhtar who is leaving the area co-ordinator's office in Keighley after 15 years (10823465)

3:37pm Thursday 16th October 2014

A LEADING member of the Keighley Area Co-ordinator's office who is leaving to take on a new role has been thanked for her contribution by parish council members.

Indian community of Keighley showcases its food and art

Keighley News: Some of the artefacts on show at the Kellir event (11362898)

2:17pm Thursday 16th October 2014

MEMBERS of an Indian community in Keighley have showcased their culture to the town.

Goods and entertainment on offer for the 2014 Keighley Oktoberfest

Keighley News: Janet Gough of the Little Yorkshire Pie Company shows off some of the wares on her stall

12:35pm Thursday 16th October 2014

A THREE-DAY street market and a mini children's funfair were the highlights of this year's Keighley Oktoberfest celebration.

Charity appeal at Airedale Shopping Centre shop raises cash to combat heart disease

Keighley News: test

12:23pm Thursday 16th October 2014

PEOPLE can still donate towards a Keighley town centre charity shop's stock appeal.

Keighley's Harrison & Clough staff endure ice bucket challenge to help in fight motor neurone disease

Keighley News: Staff at Harrison and Clough recover after their soaking as part of the ice-bucket challenge

10:41am Thursday 16th October 2014

A GROUP of brave staff members braced themselves for an icy ordeal outside a Keighley distribution company.

Haworth's first sausage and cider festival proves a big hit

Keighley News: Joyce Midgley and Dave Bevans in the kitchen during the Haworth Sausage and Cider Festival

10:28am Thursday 16th October 2014

A PAIR of renowned British products received a rave reaction from festival-goers at a brand new event in Haworth.

Worth Valley Primary School pupils in the pink

Keighley News: Children from Worth Valley Primary School join in the pink day (11350122)

10:25am Thursday 16th October 2014

CHILDREN at Worth Valley Primary School had a pink link to fundraising this month.

Parkside School students past and present successful through the summer

Keighley News: Parkside School

10:23am Thursday 16th October 2014

PARKSIDE School students past and present have been successful during the summer.

Baker Mike makes wonderful bread shapes at Parkwood Primary School

Keighley News: Pictured with Mike Armstrong are, from left, Isha Hussain, Danish Hussain, Anees Yasim and Zoya Yunis

10:23am Thursday 16th October 2014

BAKER Mike has been to Parkwood Primary School to demonstrate his skills in bread and pizza making.

Oakworth school children go to the polls

Keighley News: Oakworth Primary School year four candidates take part in the ballot for the school council: from left, Dylan Dean, Isabella Polignone and Caitlin Hakes

10:18am Thursday 16th October 2014

PUPILS at Oakworth Primary School have been to the polls.

Denholme couple is the first to get married at Bradford's City Hall

Keighley News: Sarah Dillon and Sean Ward share a kiss outside City Hall

9:25am Thursday 16th October 2014

A DENHOLME couple last weekebecame the first to marry at City Hall in Bradford.

Keighley hardware firm goes green

Keighley News: Martin Greenwood, left, of G&H Sustainability, with Jonathon Hargreaves from Pickard Hardware

9:23am Thursday 16th October 2014

A KEIGHLEY hardware supplier has gone green.

Keighley housing group colleagues heading to Nepal

Keighley News: Rosemary Keczkes (left) and Milena Falciano getting ready for their charity challenge with Homeless International

9:17am Thursday 16th October 2014

TWO solicitors with Keighley social housing group Incommunities are raising funds to carry out charity work overseas.

Oxenhope councillors concerned over failure to cultivate some local allotment plots

Keighley News: Councillor Tony Jones, of Oxenhope Parish Council

9:11am Thursday 16th October 2014

PARISH councillors voiced concern that some of their allotment tenants are failing to make proper use of their plots.

War veteran meets a Dame on the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway

Keighley News: National Trust director general Dame Helen Ghosh with the Coal Tank engine (11360001)

9:03am Thursday 16th October 2014

A LADY rubbed shoulders with a grizelled old veteran hero last week on the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway.

Singers perform live at Keighley venue to help youngster from Oakworth

Keighley News: From left,  Candice Vendetteoli, little Nicole, appeal supporter Gareth Gates, and dad Tom Vendetteoli

8:55am Thursday 16th October 2014

A "FANTASTIC" night of entertainment raised £1,200 for a fundraising campaign for an Oakworth girl.

Inquest hears harrowing account of Keighley businessman who lost his daughters in Hillsborough disaster

Keighley News:

8:21pm Monday 13th October 2014

THE HILLSBOROUGH inquest has heard evidence from a Keighley businessman who had to identify the bodies of his two daughters killed in the "chaos" and "mayhem" of the disaster.

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