Bradford Council Starts New Probe into Controversial Rendering Plant

Bradford Council Starts New Probe into Controversial Rendering Plant

23 days ago
Bradford Council starts new probe into controversial rendering plant. A CONTROVERSIAL animal rendering plant is being investigated by Bradford Council about alleged breaches of odour controls. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Aire Valley Groups Invited to Apply for £500 Boost

Aire Valley Groups Invited to Apply for £500 Boost31 days ago
Aire Valley groups invited to apply for £500 boost. COMMUNITY groups have been urged to apply for a slice of a Bradford Council kitty. Groups from Shipley, Baildon, Wharfedale, Windhill and Wrose, Bingley and Bingley Rural are eligible to apply for community chest grants of up to £500 each. For more information, or for an application form, call Jackie Fawthrop, at Shipley Area... -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Council's Vow to Replace Trees

23 days ago
Council's vow to replace trees. Concerns are being raised that Sheffield could lose its leafy reputation - as figures revealed that hundreds of healthy trees have been chopped down across the city in the past two years. -> Read more at Sheffield Telegraph

Residents' Bid to Save Roadside Trees Facing the Axe

43 days ago
Residents' bid to save roadside trees facing the axe. Residents in Fulwood fear their road will be ‘decimated’ by the chopping down of trees as part of the Streets Ahead road resurfacing project... -> Read more at Sheffield Telegraph

Trees Blamed for Wiping out Doncaster's Man Mobile Phone

7 days ago
Trees blamed for wiping out Doncaster's man mobile phone. A disgruntled customer has gone into battle with a mobile phone giant because he says he is unable to make and receive calls when trees are in leaf. -> Read more at The Star

Most Queries Made to Sheffield Council are About Trees

29 days ago
Most queries made to Sheffield Council are about trees. Trees are such an emotive subject in Sheffield they make up the vast majority of calls to the city council, a cabinet chief has revealed. -> Read more at The Star

Trees Set Alight in Arson Attack in Rotherham

26 days ago
Trees set alight in arson attack in Rotherham. Firefighters were called out to deal with some trees set alight on wasteland off Acre Close, Thurcroft, Rotherham... -> Read more at The Star

All Aboard Ghost Train as Groups Join Forces

40 days ago
All aboard Ghost Train as groups join forces. St Matthew’s Theatrical Society in Rastrick is joining forces with Phoenix Players in Batley for its next venture... -> Read more at Brighouse Echo

Great Niece of Bradford Soldier to Join Prince William at World War One Service

Great Niece of Bradford Soldier to Join Prince William at World War One Service27 days ago
Great niece of Bradford soldier to join Prince William at World war One service. THE great-niece of a First World War soldier from Bradford will join dignitaries including the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at a ceremony to mark 100 years since Britain joined the conflict. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Two Runaway Men Arrested After Hiding in Trees

Two Runaway Men Arrested After Hiding in Trees16 days ago
Two runaway men arrested after hiding in trees. Two men were arrested following a police chase which ended when they were spotted hiding in trees. -> Read more at York Press

Join a Service of Commemoration at Grimsby Cenotaph at 10pm

Join a Service of Commemoration at Grimsby Cenotaph at 10pm27 days ago
Join a service of commemoration at Grimsby cenotaph at 10pm . A SERVICE of commemoration to the fallen of the First World War will be held at 10pm tonight at Grimsby Cenotaph. That was the exact time 100 years ago that war was declared. It is hoped residents will switch off lights for an hour in a symbolic tribute to the sacrifices made. North East Lincolnshire Mayor Councillor... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Three Gardening-based Groups Celebrate Receiving Grants

Three Gardening-based Groups Celebrate Receiving Grants48 days ago
Three gardening-based groups celebrate receiving grants. Three gardening-based groups in the Bradford district are celebrating after receiving grants to help them grow for the future. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Free Trees for Schools to Commemorate Start of First World War

46 days ago
Free trees for schools to commemorate start of First World War. Schools in West Yorkshire are being given the chance to grow their own history by planting free trees as part of a national campaign to commemorate the centenary of the First World War... -> Read more at Brighouse Echo

Retro: Sheffield's Love Affair with Trees

4 days ago
Retro: Sheffield's love affair with trees. Nothing’s new under the sun, as they say, and that’s certainly the case with Sheffield’s long love affair with its trees... -> Read more at Sheffield Telegraph

Marathon Effort as Bradford Health Support Groups Handed £1,400

Marathon Effort as Bradford Health Support Groups Handed £1,40031 days ago
Marathon effort as Bradford health support groups handed £1,400. BRADFORD'S Breath Easy group has been handed hundreds of pounds to keep up its good work - thanks to marathon efforts from a team of physiotherapists and health workers from Bradford Royal Infirmary. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Community Groups Get Fundraising Extension

Community Groups Get Fundraising Extension38 days ago
Community groups get fundraising extension. COMMUNITY groups in York and North Yorkshire have been given more time to get their hands on their share of £25,000. -> Read more at York Press

Ellis Secured Second Order from Chinese Power Plant

Ellis Secured Second Order from Chinese Power Plant17 days ago
Ellis secured second order from Chinese power plant. RILLINGTON-based cable cleat manufacturer Ellis has secured a second major contract from firms constructing a new nuclear power plant in China. -> Read more at York Press

Isle Groups Benefit from Cash Grants

41 days ago
Isle groups benefit from cash grants. Groups, events and individuals in the Isle have benefited from shares of £180,000 Community Grant funding from North Lincolnshire Council... -> Read more at South Yorkshire Times

VIDEO: Huge Blaze at Sheffield Waste Plant

43 days ago
VIDEO: Huge blaze at Sheffield waste plant. Around 40 firefighters have been tackling a major blaze at a waste management plant in Sheffield this morning. -> Watch at The Star

Blaze Breaks out at Recycling Plant in Sheffield

46 days ago
Blaze breaks out at recycling plant in Sheffield. Firefighters spent four hours dealing with a blaze at a rubber recycling plant in Sheffield this morning.... -> Read more at The Star

Bradford Bulls Prop Manase Manuokafoa to Join Widnes Vikings

Bradford Bulls Prop Manase Manuokafoa to Join Widnes Vikings39 days ago
Bradford Bulls prop Manase Manuokafoa to join Widnes Vikings. MANASE Manuokafoa is to leave the Bulls at the end of the season and join Widnes Vikings on a two-year deal. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Community Groups 'are Fantastic'

38 days ago
Community groups 'are fantastic'. Community groups who have saved Sheffield’s threatened libraries have been hailed as ‘fantastic’... -> Read more at The Star

Time is Running out for Community Groups to Apply for Grants

Time is Running out for Community Groups to Apply for Grants15 days ago
Time is running out for community groups to apply for grants. COMMUNITY groups that provide valuable services for local people have a golden opportunity to apply for Government cash that could help them. Grants are available under the Community First initiative to organisations and groups of local people in certain parts of Grimsby. Canon Peter Mullins, of St Michael's Church, in Great... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Bradford City Park Praised by Academics as Example to Follow

Bradford City Park Praised by Academics as Example to Follow20 days ago
Bradford City Park praised by academics as example to follow. A TEAM of academics has produced a study on the impact of City Park in Bradford in which they detail how it has brought the city together by "drawing in marginalised groups". -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Homes Plan for Former Hickson and Welch Chemical Plant Site in Castleford

22 days ago
Homes plan for former Hickson and Welch chemical plant site in Castleford. PROPOSALS to build an energy park on the site of the former Hickson and Welch chemical plant in Castleford have been ditched. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post