Keighley, England Newswire

Keighley, England Newswire

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  1. Drug dealer was carrying 3,665 in cash when police trapped him in undercover stingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    A DRUG dealer caught with A 3,665 in cash on him when he was trapped in an undercover police sting has been jailed for 28 months. Mohammed Alom, 21, was netted as part of Operation Saucerlake in Keighley when street traffickers were apprehended selling crack cocaine and heroin to plain clothes officers posing as addicts.

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  2. 'Women of the Year' describe how shedding weight has transformed their livesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Keighleynews.co.uk

    "When I started out I never dreamed I'd be able to achieve all that I have," said Charlene, who has lost over five stones. She added: "I remember feeling like there was no hope when it came to my weight, but I've realised that when people believe in you - and you believe in yourself - you can do anything you set your mind to.

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  3. Mavis Brayshaw is crowned Miss Steeton on SeaRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Keighleynews.co.uk

    The church hall was transformed, with a beach, postcards, rock, seaside photos, daily newspapers to read, games and afternoon teas. Morning coffee at Steeton Hall Hotel and a fish-and-chip lunch at the Trawlerman in Cross Hills were included in the first session.

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  4. MP John Grogan at the Amnestea eventRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Keighleynews.co.uk

    He joined-in making and signing tulips as part of an Amnesty International campaign focussing on the plight of British Iranian citizens Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and Kamal Foroughi, who are both imprisoned in Iran. Mr Grogan spoke about the importance of the organisation's work and said he had attended a backbench debate in Parliament regarding the prisoners' cases and was hopeful of a positive outcome by the end of the year.

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  5. Trespass incident at Keighley causing major disruption on Airedale...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Keighleynews.co.uk

    Northern says the 11:47 Skipton to Leeds due at 12:29 is no longer calling at most stations en route and other services are hit. The 12:26 Leeds to Skipton due 13:09, and the 13:17 Skipton to Leeds due 13:59, are cancelled.

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  6. Keighley-shot film starring Hollywood heavyweights to debut at top festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Keighleynews.co.uk

    A FILM partly shot in Keighley, starring Hollywood heavyweights Harvey Keitel and Gabriel Byrne, will have its debut screening at a world famous film festival. Production company Bradford International Film Associates unveils its debut feature film Lies we Tell next month at London's Leicester Square, for the Raindance Film Festival.

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  7. Manorlands and the Upper Airedale Junior Cricket League will benefit from Keighley Cup finals dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Keighleynews.co.uk

    MANORLANDS and the Upper Airedale Junior Cricket League are the beneficiaries from Sunday's Keighley Cup finals day at Keighley Cricket Club. Ingrow St John's face Oakworth in the first semi-final at 10.30am, followed by Harden against Keighley Under-25s .

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  8. Sharing Voices Bradford highlights its free service for people with mental health problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Keighleynews.co.uk

    A member of the Sharing Voices Bradford team helping to furnish accommodation for a young man in need of help A GROUP dispelling the stigma surrounding mental illness within black and minority ethnic communities has encouraged people in Keighley district to turn to it for help. Sharing Voices Bradford is funded by Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven Clinical Commissioning Group and offers a free service to people needing its support.

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  9. Stourbridge MP 'enraged' over Labour's treatment of Sarah ChampionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    STOURBRIDGE MP Margot James says she's been left "enraged" at the Labour Party's treatment of its MP Sarah Champion who has quit the party's front bench after coming under fire for a newspaper article she wrote about predatory sex gangs. The MP Rotherham announced she was stepping down as Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities after she was criticised for a piece she wrote for The Sun in which she said "Britain has a problem with British Pakistani men raping and exploiting white girls".

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  10. Bronte School building workers clear Keighley footpath with residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Keighleynews.co.uk

    Staff from Wildgoose Construction, which is building on the former Bronte Middle School site, showed their community spirit by taking part in an environmental action day. As well as elbow grease the workers also provided a petrol strimmer, moss scrapers, shovels, wheelbarrows, gloves and hi-visibility vests.

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  11. DEPORTED: Murderer who stabbed young chef to death will sent back to home countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Twenty-one year old Mark Webster was stabbed in the chest with a kitchen knife by chef Griffith, as he tried to intervene in an incident outside The Fleece pub in Main Street on April 1, 2002. Griffith, who denied murder, was found guilty in Leeds Crown Court in December 2002 and handed a minimum tariff of 14 years in prison.

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  12. Call to support family fun day in memory of Keighley teen Callum MynottRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Keighleynews.co.uk

    Callum Mynott. People have been urged to support a day in his memory which will raise money for the charity CLIC Sargent.

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  13. Oakworth hosts a 60s musical feastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Keighleynews.co.uk

    KYDZ Keighley Youth Theatre musicians Dennis Stockden and Derek Arnold who are playing in 1960s concert with their band Retro Echo THE SOUNDS of the Sixties will come to Oakworth next month as Keighley band Retro Echo make their live debut. And it's the real thing, for most of the musicians played in bands during the swinging decade when they were young men.

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  14. A previous performance by Foxes FauxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Keighleynews.co.uk

    A RANGE of folk and acoustic styles will greet the audience at a gig in aid of the Welcome Place Cafe. Popular local acts Foxes Faux, Felker and Caledonia Road will help raise cash to ensure the Keighley cafe continues providing low-cost food to disadvantaged people.

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  15. Rail fares are soaring again...What's the impact on the district's commuters?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    IT WOULD be an exaggeration to say that rail users have got used to very low annual increases in fares. Certainly, the last couple of years have been easier to swallow but we have to go back to 2010 to find a year when rail fares actually fell.

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  16. Gabriel Byrne and Harvey Keitel in Lies We Tell. Picture: Bradford International Film AssociatesRead the original story

    Thursday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    A FILM shot largely in Bradford, starring Hollywood heavyweights Harvey Keitel and Gabriel Byrne, will have its debut screening at a world famous film festival. Production company Bradford International Film Associates unveils its debut feature film Lies we Tell next month at London's Leicester Square, for the Raindance Film Festival.

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  17. Praise for Keighley district A-level students as schools celebrate top-class resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    Headteacher, David Maxwell, said: "Our fantastic students helped the school achieve even better post-16 results than last year, with the average grade for A-level courses increasing from C to B. "Congratulations to them all on their hard work - and their families which have supported them throughout their school career - and we wish them good luck in their next adventures!" Senior staff at South Craven School in Cross Hills hailed a "brilliant" set of results in both A-levels and BTECs. Head of school Martyn Hill said 54 per cent of students gained top grades, and there was a 4.3 per cent rise in the number of pupils achieving the highest grade of A* or distinction*.

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  18. The Sky's the limit for Keighley's Tip Top Field event as military flypast is confirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    A Lancaster bomber. One of three aircraft due to be involved in the flypast along Keighley's North Beck Valley on September 2. A FAMILY fun day in Keighley with a military theme is due to receive a flypast by iconic Second World War era aircraft.

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  19. Josie Simpson, from Cowling, who is going to Manchester University to study geographyRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 17 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    KEIGHLEY district students who attended Craven College endured a nerve wracking wait for the results after the culmination of two years of study. Josie said: "After going to school in Bradford I wanted a change of scene.

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  20. Francine Paula Wilson and tutor Deborah HoldenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    Francine Paula Wilson was recognised for her outstanding commitment throughout her studies at Keighley College towards her Level 2 and 3 diploma in beauty therapy. Francine is now taking her skills forward in her Steeton-based family salon, The Beauty Nest, while continuing her role as a community support worker.

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