West Yorkshire County, England Newswire

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  1. Celts to face Ossett Town in play-off final after convincing victoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    STIK Division One North runners-up Farsley Celtic reached the play- off final with a comfortable victory over fifth-placed Colne at Throstle Nest last night. The Celts missed out on the title at the weekend by just one point but put that disappointment behind them in quick time.

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  2. Former Keighley player Shahzad shines as Ingrow St John's defeat champions CrossflattsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    REIGNING champions Crossflatts suffered defeat on the opening day of the Mewies Solicitors Craven League as they were beaten by five wickets at Ingrow St John's. Flatts were restricted to 122, with skipper Dom Bennett and Alex Bradbury making the best contributions as new recruit from Keighley Humayun Shahzad claimed 4-17.

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  3. Evening League hoping for fair weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    THE Bradford & District Evening League, which starts the new campaign tonight, will be hoping for better weather on Wednesdays than last season, when 30 per cent of the fixtures either did not start or did not finish. With Stonewhite, West Bowling and Yorkshire LPS gone from the 2016 intake, replaced by Raja's and Crossflatts , it has simplified matters as both divisions now have eight teams, so no free weeks.

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  4. Friends ready to 'attempt the unthinkable' in latest charity challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    FRIENDS will "attempt the unthinkable" when they try to walk the full east coast of Rhodes in just 24 hours to raise money for charity. During their first attempt at the challenge, pals Ben Moorhouse and Gaynor Thompson completed the feat in three days, before returning to the sunshine island and reducing that time to just two days.

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  5. This textile firm was set up in 1767 - and is now marking 250 years at the topRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IcChuddersfield

    Batley-based Joshua Ellis, owned by SIL Holdings, was established in 1767 as a clothiers, before diversifying into woollen textile manufacturing in the late 18th century. Two-and-a-half centuries later the business now supplies some of the world's most prestigious fashion houses - with its fabrics adorning top models on the catwalks of London, New York, Paris and Milan.

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  6. Challenge Cup holders Hull face Catalans in last 16Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    The Black and Whites, who ended their wait for a first Wembley triumph with a 12-10 win over Warrington in the 2016 final, will have home advantage in one of three all-Super League ties to be played over the weekend of May 13-14. Warrington face a derby fixture with Widnes at the Halliwell-Jones Stadium while St Helens, five-time winners since the turn of the century, will travel to current Super League leaders Castleford, who last won the cup in 1986.

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  7. Warning as figures show Bradford has highest number of electoral fraud complaints in countryRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    THE authorities have outlined how they plan to keep this year's General Election free and fair, as it is revealed Bradford has England's highest rate of reports of electoral fraud and malpractice. Elections staff and police are identifying potential hotspots for trouble ahead of the June 8 poll, and are ready to put extra staff in to monitor polling stations.

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  8. The driver of this Audi overtakes dangerously in RiddlesdenRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    The incident was captured on the dashboard camera of a driver heading towards Bradford from Keighley along Bradford Road, Riddlesden , Keighley. As the driver approached the junction with Beechwood Avenue, a grey Audi sped past on the wrong side of the road and narrowly avoided a head-on collision with a car coming the other way.

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  9. A number of police vehicles pictured in the aftermath of the incident on Idle Road last SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    A MAN accused of knocking down and killing a grandfather in an alleged hit-and-run incident in Bradford has made his first appearance in court. Kenneth Parratt, 71, died after being struck by a blue Peugeot Bipper van on Idle Road, Eccleshill , at around 6.25pm on September 23 last year.

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  10. Sky Sports to have the Premier League finale to themselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Sky Sports' dominance of the Premier League fixture picks means rival BT Sport will have no live game in the final fortnight of the season. BT Sport run out of matches after Swansea v Everton on May 6, despite their package of 42 matches giving them enough for one every weekend of the season.

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  11. Thor director Taika Waititi and actress Tilda Swinton photobomb sleeping strangersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    "These two napping businessmen may never know they were once part of a pop-up performance piece by The Ancient One. #photobomb #tildaswinton ," Waititi posted.

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  12. LUFC Monk - We Have Come So Far In A Short Space Of TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Vital Football

    Leeds United head coach Garry Monk says his side have come so far this season in such a short space of time. Leeds have been fighting for promotion since the autumn and until recently had held a play-off place since November.

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  13. Breaking Wolves to face Widnes in Challenge CupRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Warrington Guardian

    The Wire were drawn as the home side, so the tie will take place at The Halliwell Jones Stadium on the weekend of May 12-14. Since winning the famous trophy in 2012, Wolves have gone on to reach at least the semi-finals in each of the subsequent four seasons.

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  14. The story of Leeds's title win in 1992 told in a new filmRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    It is 25 years since an English manager last won the league... the story of Vinnie Jones' shotgun, Eric Cantona and how Howard Wilkinson and Leeds beat Manchester United to the title While Antonio Conte and Mauricio Pochettino carry out their duel over the Premier League title in London, a significant anniversary has not been missed in the north of England. Wednesday will mark the 25th year since the league title was last won by an English manager.

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  15. Challenge Cup 2017: Saints learn their Challenge Cup round six fateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sthelensstar.co.uk

    Tigers, who have been the form team of Super League, will provide a formidable challenge particularly on their own pitch. It will be a tough period for both teams, particularly as both have men in the England squad heading off to play Samoa the week previously, Mark Percival and Alex Walmsley for Saints, Luke Gale, Mike McMeeken and Zak Hardaker from Castleford.

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  16. Reigning champs Girlington make winning start to Mutual League seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    LAST year's Bradford Mutual Sunday School Cricket League champions Girlington made a winning start to the new season with a 35-run victory over Apperley Bridge . After being put into bat at Rawdon Meadows in the Group A clash, Girlington were all out for 161 in 33.1 overs.

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  17. Brook inspires Burley to decisive startRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    NICK Brook led the way as Burley put down a marker for the new Aire-Wharfe League season with a nine-wicket Division One win over last season's runners-up Otley . Brook took 6-38 and with Jason Wright dismissed the home side for 143.

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  18. The Tour De Yorkshire flag in City Park ahead of race day on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    CYCLING clubs, organisations and fans joined the Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress of Bradford today as the official flag of the Tour de Yorkshire was unveiled in City Park . The flag, which features the official logo of the Tour and is in the Tour's official colours of blue and yellow, went on a tour of the district.

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  19. Breaking UPDATE: Second Bradford man arrested over Lindsay Jo Rimer...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    A SECOND man arrested this morning by police investigating the historic murder of schoolgirl Lindsay Rimer has been released pending further inquiries. The arrest followed a renewed police appeal earlier this month for fresh information to unlock the case, which has remained unsolved for more than two decades.

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  20. Keighley take route 66 to opening victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Keighleynews.co.uk

    KEIGHLEY have made a good start to their All Rounder Cricket Bradford Premier League Championship Two season, defeating visitors Hopton Mills by 66 runs. But there is no complacency from Andrew Wear and his charges ahead of a potentially tough test at Spen Victoria on Saturday.

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