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Free festive activities at Orangebox

Children aged 11 or over are invited to start getting into the Christmas spirit at Orangebox Young People’s Centre with some free festive activities. Children can make their own Christmas crafts, sing their favourite karaoke tunes, act out a Christmas sc

yesterday, 15:44 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Sowerby Bridge manufacturer J&C Joel show their support for research charity

Sowerby Bridge firm J&C Joel sponsored the Joining Jack veterans team when they took part in the Dubai Rugby Sevens tournament. Joining Jack is a charity which raises funds for research into duchenne muscular dystrophy and was set up by rugby...

yesterday, 15:19 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

WATCH: Song for Christmas - Luddenden CE School

Schools across Calderdale have been singing their hearts out in this year’s Courier Song for Christmas competition, sponsored by Harveys of Halifax The Courier has been filming special Christmas renditions and each video will go online. In January, reade

yesterday, 12:07 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Victoria’s boutique gym is still in great shape

Businesswoman Victoria Hall is still living the dream one year on from opening her boutique gym in Halifax. She opened VH Fitness in December 2015 after taking voluntary redundancy from her previous job at Lloyds Bank and was helped in her endeavour by a

yesterday, 12:07 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Planning applications: Big changes planned for Luddenden Foot’s Civic Centre

VALIDATED Detached garage and store (Listed Building Consent): Stake Barn, Stake Lane, Cragg Vale, Hebden Bridge. Detached garage and store: Stake Barn, Stake Lane, Cragg Vale, Hebden Bridge. Single storey extension and dormer to front and single storey

Friday, 17:51 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

WATCH: Song for Christmas - Christ Church Primary School Pellon

Schools across Calderdale have been singing their hearts out in this year’s Courier Song for Christmas competition, sponsored by Harveys of Halifax The Courier has been filming special Christmas renditions and each video will go online. In January, reade

Friday, 17:34 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Good news for M1 and M62 commuters in West Yorkshire

Yorkshire drivers will benefit from major upgrades to two important junctions in the region. Work is coming to end at Chain Bar on the M606/M62 and work will begin on the M1 at junction 45. An extra lane on Chain Bar roundabout just off the M62 near Brad

Friday, 14:03 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Ban on junk food ads targeted at children

Ads for junk food and drink targeted at children are to be banned from the internet in a bid to combat the obesity epidemic. Ads for foods high in sugar, fat and salt will be banned from all media aimed at children and content with at least a quarter of

Friday, 14:03 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Heroic cat Harry saved his narcolepsy suffering owner from the Boxing Day floods

A narcolepsy sufferer was alerted to the devastating Boxing Day floods last year by her special companion - Harry the ginger cat. Vanessa Guy lives with the rare neurological condition and may have slept through Mytholmroyd flood alarms had it not been f

Friday, 13:50 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

WATCH: Song for Christmas - Shelf Junior and Infant School

Schools across Calderdale have been singing their hearts out in this year’s Courier Song for Christmas competition, sponsored by Harveys of Halifax The Courier has been filming special Christmas renditions and each video will go online. In January, reade

Friday, 13:23 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Dangerous driver jailed for seriously injuring charity shop manager in Halifax

A frustrated driver who knocked down and seriously injured a charity shop manager in Halifax has been jailed for 27 months. A judge was today shown dashcam footage from another vehicle which captured the moment 35-year-old Sharaz Mohammed pulled out of a

Friday, 13:05 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Kind-hearted Phoebe, 5, is on a mission to bring a smile this Christmas

A kind-hearted little girl is on a mission to spread some joy this Christmas by creating special care packages for homeless people. Adorable Phoebe Ransley, five, from Sowerby Bridge, has been working hard to create the packages - from writing her own le

Friday, 13:05 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

A map that leads you to the pub

A pub enthusiast has literally put Calderdale’s bars on the map. Steve Lovell, 42, has charted the district’s ever-expanding beer scene and made a tube-style map of it all. You can take the purple line to the Jubilee Refreshment Rooms in Sowerby Bridge,

Friday, 13:05 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Should drivers give way to cyclists when turning left?

Fresh calls have been made for changes to the Highway Code which could improve the safety for cyclists at road junctions. Former cycling champion Chris Boardman is leading the appeal for changes to road users turning at junctions. The Olympic gold medall

Friday, 13:01 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

WATCH: Song for Christmas - Highbury School

Schools across Calderdale have been singing their hearts out in this year’s Courier Song for Christmas competition, sponsored by Harveys of Halifax The Courier has been filming special Christmas renditions and each video will go online. In January, reade

Friday, 12:41 in Yorkshire & Humber
 


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