Otley, England Newswire

Otley, England Newswire

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  1. 'Vigilante' actions on Otley Chevin will not derail creation of mountain bike routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Ilkley Gazette

    PLANS to create a mountain bike trail on Otley Chevin are to proceed - despite the actions of an anti-cycling 'vigilante' who has been blocking off paths. Leeds City Council is working on routes specifically for mountain bikers in the Forest Park that would keep them at a safe distance from walkers and other users.

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  2. Wyke in relegation danger after Pool defeatRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Both teams struggled to play any flowing football but Pool led when Wyke goalkeeper Ben Sharp saved a shot from a free-kick but could not keep out the rebound. Wyke secretary Dave Ryan said: "Our heads never dropped but we need to start picking up some points to take us away from the relegation zone."

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  3. Otley student heading to Tanzania with aid programmeRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Ilkley Gazette

    Former St Mary's, Menston pupil Alex Simpson, currently on a gap year before going to university, has been selected for the trip by the International Citizen Service . The ICS programme aims to give 18 to 25 year olds a chance to work side-by-side with local volunteers in developing countries to assist in the fight against poverty.

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  4. Nineteenth century advertising scam in Yeadon and GuiseleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Ilkley Gazette

    Following the example set at Yeadon, the local temperance society have taken a house in Bingley Lands, Guiseley, and have fitted it up as a Temperance Home. The two bedrooms have been converted into one room, which, having been thoroughly renovated, will be used for holding meetings on Sunday afternoons.

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  5. Wyke stuffed by Leeds in cup clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    IN ONE of the few matches to survive the wintry weather, Wyke Wanderers suffered a 3-0 defeat at Leeds City in the West Yorkshire League Cup. Both teams played out a good first half and only a mistake let Leeds take a 1-0 lead into the half-time break.

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  6. NOSTALGIA: Galpharm Stadium was Field of dreams for BullsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    THE Bulls are understandably making optimistic noises about gaining promotion from the Kingstone Press Championship this year - but they are a country mile away from where they were in 2006. On a Friday night at the Galpharm Stadium in Huddersfield, the Bulls defeated Wests Tigers 30-10 to win the World Club Challenge for the third time in five years.

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  7. Adams and McCarthy take top Harriers prizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Ilkley Gazette

    TOM Adams' outstanding achievement in 2015 saw him take the award as Ilkley Harriers top male athlete when they held their presentation evening. He recorded a string of victories on fell, road and cross country and won a bronze medal with the England team at the World Mountain Running Championships.

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  8. Praise as 19-mile run helps out India's needyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Ilkley Gazette

    Otley man Danny Cooney with Town Councillors Mary Vickers and Nigel Francis , MP Greg Mulholland and Tony Allinson from the Sylvia Wright Trust, and other supporters. Danny's run to Addingh Danny Cooney completed the 19 mile challenge on Sunday, December 20, as part of his fundraising for the Sylvia Wright Trust.

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  9. 'Oswald, King of Northumbria' to take to Rombald's MoorRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Ilkley Gazette

    AN ANCIENT king of Northumbria will soon be seen striding across Rombald's Moor to raise money for a Guiseley church. Rector of St Oswald's David Pickett will dress as the patron saint of his church - Oswald, King of Northumbria - to complete the 23-mile Rombald's Stride.

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  10. Junior football review: Stallions weren't at the races... they are nowRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    HORSFORTH under-12 Stallions have found it heavy going since making the leap from Division D - where they were unbeaten champions - to Division B of the CRAVEN, AIRE & WHARFE LEAGUE. A 5-1 win over bottom of the table Nab Wood was followed by a gutsy 1-0 defeat at unbeaten title challengers Bradford United Raptors.

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  11. Yeadon group supports Otley flood victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Wharfedale Observer

    Yeadon Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society has invited fundraisers from the Wharfe Valley Flood Appeal to hold collections at its latest production. The Little Shop Of Horrors will be staged at Yeadon Town Hall from March 8 to 12, with performances at 7.15pm and a Saturday matinee at 2.15pm.

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  12. New twist in long-running Otley footpath disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Wharfedale Observer

    Residents have been trying to persuade Leeds City Council to officially adopt 'Piggy Lane' virtually ever since obstructions were put up, blocking it off, in 2007. They claim the path, which runs from Lisker Drive to Leeds Road, had been used for decades before a wall and a greenhouse were built at either end.

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  13. Roberts 'baffled' by Sandal postponement SEDGLEY Tigers coach Geoff...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Prestwichandwhitefieldguide.co.uk

    SEDGLEY Tigers coach Geoff Roberts admits he was baffled by the decision to postpone Saturday's game at home to Sandal. But while Roberts says he could understand the reasons behind decisions to call off matches against Caldy and Otley , he was puzzled by the latest failure to get a game on.

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  14. Otley and Yeadon Councillor recovering following triple heart bypassRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Wharfedale Observer

    Cllr Downes has been a patient in Leeds General Infirmary since suffering a heart attack while out running near his home in Pool-in-Wharfedale on January 22. He was treated at the scene by someone who gave vital first aid, while another passerby fetched the local community defibrillator to restart his heart before paramedics arrived, and he was airlifted to hospital. Subsequent tests revealed the urgent need for surgery, and the 51-year-old was taken into theatre at 8am on Tuesday.

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  15. Police no longer to manage traffic at Otley ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Wharfedale Observer

    West Yorkshire Police have traditionally helped control traffic at the event, but have told Wharfedale Agricultural Society that will no longer be the case. The Force blames the change on the "ongoing impact of budget cuts", which have left it having to focus on its core, crime-fighting duties.

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  16. Green Party leader visits Otley to hear about the floods and meet supportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Wharfedale Observer

    The politician was in town as part of a tour of the area ahead of the party's Spring conference in Harrogate later this month. She met local supporters at Wharfemeadows Park, by Otley Bridge, and also heard from resident, Mel Metcalfe, about the impact of the dramatic Boxing Day floods.

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  17. Dedicated firefighters presented with ceremonial axes at retirement presentation, OtleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Wharfedale Observer

    Patrick Steval has been providing 120 hours a week on-call cover for the town for 32 years, since he joined the service in October, 1983. Fellow firefighter Steve Watson has been filling the same role for even longer, 37 years, after joining in July, 1978 when he was just 18. Both men received presentation fire axes, bought by crew members past and present, at a retirement presentation held at the station.

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  18. Late penalty frustrates Baildon Trinity AthleticRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    BAILDON Trinity Athletic escaped the bad weather but had to settle for a 1-1 draw against Featherstone Colliery in Division One of the West Yorkshire League. In an even game at Jenny Lane, Baildon 's lone striker Lee Mathers edged his team ahead in the 63rd minute.

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  19. Look out for ancient King of Northumbria striding across district's moorlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    David Pickett dressed as the patron saint of his church - Oswald, King of Northumbria. Rev Pickett is planning to complete the 23 mile Rombald's Stride to raise money for his church's tower fund.

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  20. Green Party leader Natalie Bennett visits flood-hit areas of OtleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    The Leader of the Green Party visited the scenes of recent flooding in Otley today and heard about local volunteers' work cleaning up the flood damage. Natalie Bennett used the visit to call for more to be done at local and national level to address pollution and climate change and praised local community efforts to promote sustainability.

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