West Yorkshire County, England Newswire (Page 2)

West Yorkshire County, England Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Teenager arrested after incident in Brighouse parkRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Hebdenbridge Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A 14-year-old was arrested for possessing an offensive weapon after a gang threatened a man in a Brighouse park.

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  2. Arrest over Elsie Frost murder 50 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Hemsworth and South Elmsall Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Elsie's body was found close to a towpath alongside the Calder and Hebble Canal in Wakefield, on October 9, 1965.

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  3. Animal rights group calls for Silsden circus boycottRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Keighleynews.co.uk

    Animal Defenders International has condemned Circus Mondao for its use of animals in acts, which it claims is cruel and outdated. But circus bosses have hit back, saying they adhere to strict regulations and that all the animals are well looked after.

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  4. CCTV image: "Utterly despicable" bogus caller stole from elderly woman's homeRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Wakefield Express

    Today police released these CCTV images of the man they want to trace in connection with the "utterly despicable" burglary. A man called at the 81-year-old victim's home in the Haigh Road area of Rothwell at about 6.30pm on Monday, September 19. Detective Constable Simon Daley, of Leeds District Crime Team, said: "People who prey on elderly and vulnerable victims in this way are utterly despicable and we urgently need to identify this man and arrest him.

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  5. Police forces join to take on burglarsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Oldham Chronicle

    POLICE are working across two counties in a bid to stamp out a spree of daylight burglaries ravaging Saddleworth villages. GMP has linked with the West Yorkshire force to snare the marauding gang, who are thought to have carried out more than 20 crimes, stealing property and cars in recent weeks.

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  6. Motorway misery could leave economy stuck in the slow laneRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Spenborough Guardian

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Fears have been voiced that the traffic-choked motorway system in and around Leeds could put the brakes on the local economy.

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  7. Police arrest man for murder of 14-year-old schoolgirl Elsie Frost over 50 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    West Yorkshire Police said that the man "is now in custody at a police station within the Thames Valley force area and will be questioned" Police officers investigating the murder of schoolgirl Elsie Frost, 14, who died more than 50 years ago have arrested a man in his 70s. In a statement West Yorkshire Police said: "Officers from West Yorkshire Police`s Homicide and Major Enquiry Team arrested a 78-year-old man in the Berkshire area on Tuesday 27 September on suspicion of the murder of 14-year-old Elsie Frost.

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  8. Halloween drug dealer jailed over cocaine and cannabis found at his homeRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Wakefield Express

    A drug dealer who was caught with cannabis and cocaine which he planned to sell at a Halloween party has been sent to prison for more than three years. Paul Barras, 22, was arrested after police executed a search warrant at his home in Oulton and found drugs worth around 2,000.

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  9. We may have solved the old Examiner badge mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | IcChuddersfield

    The blue badge which bears the letters FYL was discovered in a desk in the Examiner newsroom and even former news editor Neil Atkinson who worked here for 44 years before retiring in July could not recall seeing it before. Judith is now 62 but recalls that back in the early 1960s the Examiner ran competitions for children and thinks it may have been called Uncle Fred's Page and wonders if there is a connection between the page and the badge.

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  10. Fantastic charity events in Huddersfield last weekRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | IcChuddersfield

    Brockholes man Sean Doyle has been running up to 10 miles, six days a week to meet his ambitious goal and raise as much money as possible for the British Heart Foundation. Holmfirth Harriers member Sean , 48, survived a double heart attack on the Huddersfield Parkrun start line three years ago and wanted to do something to help others like himself recover.

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  11. Five things to know about today's news in LeedsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Yorkshire Evening Post

    Business leaders warned that traffic congestion is acting as a "drag factor" on the economy as it emerged that two West Yorkshire motorways are among the slowest in the country. Average speeds on the M621 in Leeds and the M606 in Cleckheaton and Bradford were both left stuck around the 25 mph mark during the first six months of this year.

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  12. Cooper tells Corbyn: Confront these online Labour trollsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Wakefield Express

    Yvette Cooper has called on Jeremy Corbyn to use his social media accounts to personally confront people hurling abuse at his critics. The former shadow home secretary - who revealed on Sunday that she had received online death threats - said Mr Corbyn should respond directly to trolls claiming to be party members or supporters of his leadership and tell them that he disapproves of their activities.

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  13. Bradford Bulls: Charnock urges caution against Eagles' threatRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Lewis Charnock impressed for the Bulls during the recent 80-0 win over Sheffield but is expecting a far sterner test in this weekend's Championship Shield final LEWIS Charnock has warned that Sheffield will be a "different kettle of fish" when they head back to Odsal for the Championship Shield final on Sunday. The Bulls battered Mark Aston's crisis-torn side 80-0 nine days ago in the final round of the competition and now face them again on home soil.

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  14. Library opening hours to be cut to save A 150kRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Pontefract and Castleford Express

    The council held a public consultation in June and said that the new opening times will help it to continue offering library services across the district. About 2,000 people took part in the consultation and many of them were in favour of the libraries opening later in the day and keeping late night opening.

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  15. Leeds 'tent city' campaigners move to new siteRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Yorkshire Evening Post

    Supporters of Leeds Homeless Partnership had been living in 'Tent City' since Wednesday evening to raise awareness of the issue of homelessness. The camp in Victoria Gardens grew to include around 60 tents, with rough sleepers found elsewhere in the city being invited to make use of tents not occupied by campaigners.

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  16. Hunt for male Leeds and Liverpool Canal flasher dressed in women's clothingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

    DETECTIVES are hunting a man dressed in women's clothing who exposed himself whilst riding a bike along the Leeds and Liverpool Canal. Police said the man, who is described as being in his 40s and possibly intoxicated, exposed himself whilst riding along the Burnley section of the canal, close the Centenary Way.

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  17. Milestone moment in rebuilding of flood-hit Elland BridgeRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Halifax Courier

    The historic, grade II listed bridge has been closed since December, when the force of the Boxing Day floods washed out its foundations and undermined the road above. It left a gaping hole over the Calder and Hebble Navigation Canal, but a new arch will today be lifted into place to make the new bridge stronger and more resilient.

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  18. Teenage boys quizzed over murder of man found near Sheffield bailed by policeRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | South Yorkshire Times

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Mr Nelson, from Wath-upon-Dearne, was found on the moors off the A628, near the Woodhead Tunnels, on Monday, August 22. Mohammed Shiraz Bashir, 41, and Leonie Marie Mason, 23, both of Holme Park Court, Huddersfield, have been charged with murder and are remanded in custody.

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  19. Celts will be wary of Colne on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    IT is a busy night of non-league football with six of the area's semi-professional clubs in action, but only two of them are at home. The Celts enjoyed an emphatic 5-0 win at relegation-threatened Burscough at the weekend to consolidate third place in the table.

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  20. James Walshaw netted twice for Farsley Celtic as they thrashed Burscough at the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Keighleynews.co.uk

    IT is a busy night of non-league football with six of the area's semi-professional clubs in action, but only two of them are at home. The Celts enjoyed an emphatic 5-0 win at relegation-threatened Burscough at the weekend to consolidate third place in the table.

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