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Campaign group Bradford Live win multi-million pound bid to develop the Bradford Odeon.

Campaign group Bradford Live win multi-million pound bid to develop the Bradford Odeon.

By Harry McMullen Local campaign group, Bradford Live have won the council bid to develop the Bradford Odeon. The Odeon, which has been derelict since 2000, will undergo and £23million pound refurbishment turning the site into a state of the art performance space. The project is expected to be completed by Autumn of 2020, 150 years on from the completion […]

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Yorkshire schoolgirl wins ‘create your own Fiat 500’ competition

A 9-year-old schoolgirl from High Bank junior, infant and nursery school with her design.

  By Kamile Banyte. A 9-year-old schoolgirl from Liversedge has beaten over 400 entries to win a competition to design a Fiat 500. The Stoneacre motor group, Bradford Road, Cleckheaton asked four local schools to participate in their first ‘create your own Fiat 500’ competition. The children received a Fiat 500 template and had a month to submit their creative […]

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Pedestrian killed after being hit by car in Bradford named by police

Pedestrian killed after being hit by car in Bradford named by police

By Mellissa Dzinzi A PEDESTRIAN who was killed instantly when he was hit by a car while crossing the road in Bradford has been named by police.

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WOW Festival celebrates women in Bradford

WOW Festival celebrates women in Bradford

By Rebecca Marano THE WOMEN of the World Festival was in Bradford for the second year running. The festival was one of 20 held around the world including London, Ethiopia and Hong Kong and celebrates women and explores the obstacles they face.

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Bradford’s homeless to be given shelter in the house of God for Christmas

Bradford’s homeless to be given shelter in the house of God for Christmas

By Mellissa Dzinzi ROUGH SLEEPERS in Bradford will be offered beds in 17 churches across the city during the Christmas period.

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Bradford lights up with spectacular town hall festival

Bradford lights up with spectacular town hall festival

By Rebecca Marano A SPECTACULAR LIGHT SHOW projected on to City Hall has retold the story of Bradford.

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Thousands flock to Bradford to be one small step closer to space travel

Thousands flock to Bradford to be one small step closer to space travel

by Roseann Hughes THE SPACECRAFT used by British astronaut Tim Peake is part of a free exhibition at Bradford’s Science and Media Museum until November 19.

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David Ward sacked as Bradford South Lib Dem candidate

David Ward sacked as Bradford South Lib Dem candidate

Controversial politician David Ward has been sacked from his position as the Liberal Democrat candidate for Bradford South at the forthcoming election. In a short statement, party leader Tim Farron claimed that Ward was ‘unfit to represent the party’, and that he believes in a ‘politics that is open, tolerant and united’. Mr Ward had been accused of holding anti-Semitic views […]

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10-year anniversary for Bradford’s 10K charity run for Epilepsy Action

10-year anniversary for Bradford’s 10K charity run for Epilepsy Action

  By Chelsey Ward OVER 1,700 runners laced their trainers to tackle Bradford’s 10k run raising £42,000, for Epilepsy Action.

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Acclaim for Yorkshire wrestling support as WWE stars go on show

Acclaim for Yorkshire wrestling support as WWE stars go on show

By Andrew Smith Yorkshire wrestling fans have been hailed as some of the most passionate in the country. Bradford’s Low Moor Club recently hosted the well-attended Grapple international event.

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