Fundraisers restore disabled Syrian refugee’s faith in humanity

EXCLUSIVE: Volunteers of an international aid organisation have raised over £5,000 to pay for the rent and accommodation of a disabled Syrian refugee in Jordan, without him even knowing. Ghassan’s spirits were lifted. Image: Human Relief Foundation. Volunteers and staff from the Bradford-based Human Relief Foundation (HRF) charity travelled to More...

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By Guest Editorial On Friday, October 16th, 2015

Shocking footage shows woman being carried off by rapist in Leeds

Shocking footage showing a woman being carried off by a rapist in Leeds has been released by detectives as part of an appeal to identify the man. Image: West Yorkshire Police. Officers have released the footage More...

By Guest Editorial On Monday, October 12th, 2015

Human Relief Foundation continues work in Calais

A Bradford-based aid organisation is continuing its work to assist those in need in refugee camps in Calais and Dunkirk in France. Waseem Iqbal distributes aid in Calais. Image: Human Relief Foundation. Human Relief More...

By Guest Editorial On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Concerned caller reports woman being ‘pulled into car’ in Bradford

Police investigating a report of a man pulling a woman into a car in Bradford have called for the woman involved to contact them. The incident is said to have happened at about 6pm on 21 July, when a silver saloon More...

By Guest Editorial On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

Man arrested after items stolen from children’s cancer ward

A 37-year-old man from Keighley has been arrested in connection of electrical goods being stolen from the children’s cancer ward at Leeds General Infirmary. The Leeds General Infirmary. Officers from Leeds City More...

By Guest Editorial On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

Yorkshire vet nurses to take on Tough Mudder

Two veterinary nurses will be competing in the world-famous Tough Mudder challenge to raise money for the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW). Rachel Davis, 21, of Manor Garth Road from Leeds and Jules More...

By Guest Editorial On Thursday, July 16th, 2015

Shelter: Over 300 families in Yorkshire and the Humber homeless

346 families in the Yorkshire and the Humber region are homeless and living in temporary accommodation, according to charity Shelter. Stock image. It is an 18% rise since the same time last year, according to analysis More...

By Guest Editorial On Sunday, July 12th, 2015

‘Unity Iftar’ event to bridge divides in Bradford

An event is being held to unite the community of Bradford in the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. The iftar will be held at Hussainia Islamic Mission. The ‘Unity Iftar’ is being organised to unite the community More...