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THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK: February 19

By Malcolm Andrews, of Cleckheaton Methodist Church. My view of the world has been distorted for some time. At least that’s the conclusion to be reached from a recent eye test. Fortunately, the solution is simple. With a new pair of glasses I can see cle

today, 11:11 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Morrisons recalls beef slices over listeria fears

Supermarket Morrisons has recalled one of its meat-based products over concerns it may cause flu-like symptoms among vulnerable people. The retailer has asked customers who bought its 150g Ready to Eat Peppered Beef Slices to return them, after the Food

today, 10:28 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

NOSTALGIA: Tragic tale of two brothers

WE TEND to forget when recalling the horrors of the First World War that most young men who went to fight in the first two years were volunteers. They weren’t forced to go, but they answered the call, and hundreds of thousands of them never returned. One

yesterday, 10:09 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

School rated ‘outstanding’

Staff at a Dewsbury-based school are celebrating after it was rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted. St John’s Under 5s Pre-School in Dewsbury Moor achieved the highest possible grade across all areas of practice following an inspection by Ofsted in January. The

Friday, 19:53 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Roadworks for Yorkshire for w/c February 20

Planned roadworks for Yorkshire for the week beginning Monday, February 20. M62 junction 22 to junction 23 Outlane The westbound carriageway will be reduced to a single lane overnight for six nights from Monday 20 February for road marking works. The clo

Friday, 16:40 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Why Yorkshire could be warmer than parts of Spain this weekend

Spring will be in the air this weekend as temperatures rise in Yorkshire thanks to a tropical wind warming the county. The mercury will rise through the weekend and peak on Monday with potential highs of 16C anticipated around some coastal cities. That w

Friday, 16:28 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

NOSTALGIA: Tragic tale of two brothers

WE TEND to forget when recalling the horrors of the First World War that most young men who went to fight in the first two years were volunteers. They weren’t forced to go, but they answered the call, and hundreds of thousands of them never returned. One

Friday, 14:50 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Plaque plan for grammar boys

Two celebrated Dewsbury-born mathematicians could be honoured with a pair of blue heritage plaques at the town’s railway station. Wheelwright Grammar School pupils the Tom Kilburn and Leslie Fox made big contributions to the fields of computer science an

Friday, 14:23 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Royal venue hosts school’s final bid

Budding entrepreneurs from Westborough High School have been named as finalists in nationwide enterprise competition Tycoon in Schools. Peter Jones CBE, Dragons’ Den star made the decision to shortlist the team Lease 2 Learn as one of the top young teams

Friday, 14:23 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Double yellows plan for station

Double yellow lines could be put down on a busy Mirfield road to ease the problem of rail commuter parking. Kirklees Council has planned the restrictions in response to complaints about parking in Hopton New Road and Back Station Lane. The council’s Cabi

Friday, 14:23 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Actress to debut her show in Batley

An actress and singer, who set up her own theatre company, will bring a musical showcase to her hometown of Batley for the first time. Natasha Harper, who first performed on stage with Carlinghow Theatre Group, has staged shows in Brighouse for the last

Friday, 13:32 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Gratitude over village’s funding

Birstall Chamber of Trade’s chairwoman has expressed gratitude after the village received a major funding boost to tackle anti-social behaviour (ASB) and buy new Christmas lights. Anne Thompson said she is “very grateful” that members of Kirklees Council

Friday, 13:32 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

Adults pay bills of £1.2M over lifetime

Brits will part with almost £1.2MILLION on household bills in their lifetime, according to a new study. The average family will be forced to spend an eye-watering £19,187.37 every year on mortgages or rent, insurance, gas and electric. That means over th

Friday, 12:57 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

The great NHS gamble: what you need to know about the crisis facing England’s NHS

Government and National Health Service bosses must plug a multi-billion pound funding gap in the NHS budget. Following explosive reports this week on the plans that could alter the course of the NHS in England, we’ve summarised everything you need to kno

Friday, 12:57 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

VIDEO: Wish comes true for Leeds Rhinos super-fan

A fundraising superstar was blown away when her favourite Leeds Rhinos player paid her a surprise visit. Jamie Jones-Buchanan visited 10-year-old Megan Rodd at her Dewsbury home after her mum was granted a special wish as part of the Junction 32 shopping

Friday, 11:58 in Yorkshire & Humber
 


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