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Horsforth skatepark on track to be completed by July 2020

Construction of the new skatepark is well underway at Horsforth Hall Park

By Jack Walker Construction of a new skatepark in Horsforth is progressing well and is due to be ready for use by July 2020, according to a councillor for the area. Councillor Jonathon Taylor, who represents the Horsforth and Rawdon ward, said that he was pleased with how the works were going and that he was looking forward to seeing […]

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Travellers move on from Bradford park

Travellers move on from Bradford park

A community of travellers has moved from a Bradford park after local residents voiced their concerns of having the group in the area. The travellers set up a temporary site at Eccleshill Park earlier this month and moved following concerns raised by local residents. One resident, who did not want to be named, said he wanted the travellers to move […]

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New Business Park aims to create 1,000 new jobs in West Yorkshire

New Business Park aims to create 1,000 new jobs in West Yorkshire

A company has unveiled plans to transform a former water treatment plant into a business park which could generate 1,000 new jobs in the region. Keyland Developments Ltd plan to create around 500,000 sq ft of employment space after securing the former North Bierley Waste Water Treatment Works and and will be submitting a planning application to transform it into […]

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Child groomer jailed after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl in Bradford

Child groomer jailed after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl in Bradford

A man has been jailed for six years after admitting to four counts of sexual assault at Bradford Crown Court earlier this year. Akif Ali, 24, from Lidget Green targeted a then 15-year-old girl for several months on social media before he met and sexually assaulted her in February. Ali, who was already registered as a sex offender, was also […]

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West Yorkshire Police appealing for witnesses after boys threatened by man wielding knife

West Yorkshire Police appealing for witnesses after boys threatened by man wielding knife

Police have made a public appeal for witnesses to come forward after two boys were threatened with a knife in Bradford’s Peel Park at 4.55pm last Saturday. The two boys were confronted by a white man and who is believed to be in his late teens or early twenties. In the following altercation the man threatened the boys, aged 14 […]

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