Tag archive for ‘Kirklees’
By Guest Editorial On Friday, July 10th, 2015

Police target truck and van drivers driving dangerously

Inconsiderate truckers and van drivers in West Yorkshire are being targeted by police as part of a crackdown on dangerous driving. Vehicles were stopped in the first three days. The week-long operation ‘Tramline’ More...

By Guest Editorial On Friday, July 3rd, 2015

Dewsbury mosques and imams issue statement against ISIS

EXCLUSIVE: 18 mosques in Dewsbury have condemned ISIS, also known as Islamic State, labelling them as an “oppressive and tyrannical group”. The statement has been issued following a wave of attacks carried out More...

By Guest Editorial On Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

PHOTOS: Hail size of golf balls rain down on region

Hailstone the size of golf balls caused havoc across the region last night, even putting dents in cars. Daniel Tillotson from Keighley sent us this photo. Residents in areas such as Bradford and Halifax reported More...

By Guest Editorial On Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

West Yorkshire set for mini-heatwave, temperatures could hit 29C

Britain will be baking in heatwave conditions this week with temperatures expected to be at their highest on Wednesday, says the Met Office. Stock image. A level two-heat health warning was issued earlier this week More...

By Guest Editorial On Monday, June 29th, 2015

Protesters highlight plight of Rohingya in Dewsbury

Members of the local community have protested in Yorkshire demanding an end to the persecution inflicted upon the Rohingya people. At the protest. Over 100 people gathered outside Dewsbury Town Hall to highlight More...

By Guest Editorial On Saturday, June 27th, 2015
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Protest planned in Dewsbury to highlight plight of Rohingyas

EXCLUSIVE: Protesters plan on gathering outside Dewsbury Town Hall tomorrow to demand an end to persecution inflicted upon the Rohingya people. Stock image. Over 100 people are expected by organisers, who plan on More...

By Guest Editorial On Friday, June 26th, 2015

Tunisia terror attack: Yorkshire tourists witness shooting

Local holidaymakers were caught up in a bloody shooting in Tunisia when gunmen began firing on innocents. Image: chervonec/Instagram. At least two tourists from Yorkshire were on a beach with others when gunmen More...

By Guest Editorial On Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Huddersfield bank location for debt and borrowing TV documentary

A Natwest branch in Huddersfield is featured in The Bank: A Matter of Life and Debt, a three-part documentary examining the relationship between the bank and its clients. Produced by the BBC in partnership with More...