Free webinar will guide Bradford businesses through benefits of having equality, diversity and inclusion strategies
Any businesses that want to find out about the benefits of having equality, diversity and inclusion (ED&I) policies in the workplace can sign up for a free webinar organised by law firm, LCF Law and Hays Specialist Recruitment. The employment law – equality, diversity and inclusion webinar will also include updates on the latest employment law changes in 2022.
A Halifax woman has been shortlisted as Food Blogger of the Year for Yorkshire. , 29, from Shelf, says she can't believe how much of a following he blog has got over the last couple of years and that she's amazed at her nomination in the Yorkshire Blogger Awards.
A 16-year-old boy has admitted causing the deaths of three people by dangerous driving after they were killed in a crash on a motorway in Bradford. The teenager was driving a van the wrong way down the M606 on 13 June when he collided head-on with a taxi. Taxi driver Sohail Ali and his passenger Simon McHugh died along with van passenger Kyden Leadbeater, 18.
The sun will try its hardest to make an appearance today A slightly cooler and cloudier start to the week will give way to more sunshine and summery temperatures as we head into the weekend. Monday morning across Yorkshire will start off rather cloudy and breezy before the sun makes an appearance around lunchtime.
Photographer Jonathan Buck was there to capture the action as Featherstone Lions took on West Bowling in a National Conference Division One game. The Lions returned to Bradford in an attempt to repeat their early season success over West Bowling and stretch their unbeaten run to four matches, while the home side were looking for a repeat of their previous season’s victory and put a marker down in the first five minutes with a classy back-line move that saw their full-back cross for a converted try.
REG Mitchell OBE, a stalwart of the Stratford drama scene, has died aged 92. He passed away peacefully with his family at his bedside. Born in Bradford on 18th August 1929, Reg went on to train at Bradford Playhouse and became an associate of the Drama Board of Great Britain.
There is already one 'Community Shop' located in Wakefield A brand new ‘social supermarket’ is set to open in Bradford this summer after a number of others have opened across the country. The Community Shop Tong Street will open at Avenue Retail Park over summer and will help provide low cost food which has been donated by major brands and labels.
The boy cannot be named for legal reasons A teenager has been charged with causing the death of three men, killed in a horrific crash on the M606 last month. The 16-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been charged with three counts of causing death by dangerous driving, dangerous driving, robbery, theft of a motor vehicle and threatening with an offensive weapon in a public place.
The warm weather will stick around but there are only a few sunny spells predicted It has been a mix bag of weather this week across the Yorkshire region- with sun, rain, and wind prevailing in the county. And it seems that things are not set to change as rain, sunny spells, and cloud are all predicted to appear this Saturday.
The notorious and 'ugly' Bradford tower block so 'run down' even people living there say 'knock it down'
York House could be demolished or refurbished in options being considered by landlord Residents of York House have claimed the notorious tower block has been 'allowed' to become 'run down' - and demolition might be the only sensible option. Jonathan Barras is among York House tenants who believe it doesn't have a future and that it probably ought to be bulldozed.
The Ultimate Pool Pairs Cup returns to screens on Monday evening with Keighley pair Chris Melling and Arfan Dad involved, as well as Bradford native Karl Boyes. Once again, the world’s top 8-ball pool stars will partner up for Pairs Cup glory as 64 two-player teams aim to run the unique 21-week gauntlet.
SCHOOLCHILDREN are pleading for more music lessons - with most desperate to discover the delights of orchestral music, a survey reveals. The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) poll, in support of the Daily Express Strike a Chord crusade, found 79 percent of British pupils aged six to 18 think more must be done to engage their generation with the joy of music played by an ensemble.
Somaiya Begum's 'unexplained' disappearance continues as police issue video plea to missing Bradford woman
Detective Chief Inspector Marc Bowes said that the force has allocated a 'significant resource' to find her West Yorkshire Yorkshire police have issued a direct plea to missing Bradford woman Somaiya Begum to get in touch. Somaiya Begum, 20, was last seen at her home on Binnie Street on Saturday (June 25) at approximately 2pm and "significant resources" have been used in searches to find her across Bradford.
Police probing the disappearance of a 20-year-old West Yorkshire woman have made several arrests after forensic officers were seen combing an industrial estate for clues. Somaiya Begum has been missing for almost a week now, with investigators saying there have been no confirmed sightings reported. Who is Somaiya Begum and when did she go missing?
Joy was unconfined in Bradford a month ago when it learnt it was to be the UK’s City of Culture in 2025 – and with good reason. Not since the local football club was briefly promoted to the Premiership 25 years earlier had there been such a sweet victory.
Port Vale are preparing for the 2022/23 campaign in League One after promotion Port Vale captain Tom Conlon is making good progress after Achilles surgery and could be back training with the first team in just four to five weeks. The 26 year old had to have the operation last season and was forced out of the last four months of the campaign.
It's fifteen years since Magic Weekend was first ushered into the limelight. Since then, it has become one of rugby league's most-loved events. Here we take a look back at its memorable, and notorious, moments. 15 Danny McGuire's five-star show (2012)
THE Yeadon-Guiseley club paid their once a year visit to Emmott's farm on the outskirts of Silsden on Sunday where Paul Jackson and his team staged the fifth club championship trial on the splendid acres of grassland and the stream that included some slippery sections. The entry of forty five rode four laps.
Driver who almost killed passenger when speeding car hit wall and erupted into ball of flames jailed for more than two years
A driver who almost killed his passenger when his speeding car hit a wall and erupted into a ball of flames has been jailed for more than two years. Tabish Khan, 23, was racing at high speed with three other vehicles around Bradford, West Yorks, when he lost control of his powerful Audi RS3, which he’d taken out for a test drive.