MORE than £1.3 million of National Lottery funding was invested in Keighley projects in 2018-19, new figures show.

Over 30 grants were awarded, supporting a range of arts, sports, heritage and community projects.

The figures were revealed to coincide with the launch of this year’s National Lottery Awards.

Nominations are being sought for people who have made outstanding and inspirational contributions to communities, supported by lottery funding.

Awards cover several categories.

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