Bradford Council Starts New Probe into Controversial Rendering Plant

Bradford Council Starts New Probe into Controversial Rendering Plant

46 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

Campaign Group Blasts Removal of Trees in Town Centre

Campaign Group Blasts Removal of Trees in Town Centre4 days ago
Campaign group blasts removal of trees in town centre. COUNCIL chiefs have defended their decision to chop down trees on one of Keighley's busiest main streets. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Council's Vow to Replace Trees

46 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

Bradford Council Can't Afford Tax Breaks for Vulnerable Groups

Bradford Council Can't Afford Tax Breaks for Vulnerable Groups6 days ago
Bradford Council can't afford tax breaks for vulnerable groups. BRADFORD Council has ruled out a tax break for vulnerable groups because it says it cannot afford it. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Rendering Plant Could Have Permit Suspended over Smells and Noise

Rendering Plant Could Have Permit Suspended over Smells and Noise20 days ago
Rendering plant could have permit suspended over smells and noise. A COMPANY at the centre of a long-running wrangle over noise and odour complaints at its animal rendering plant could have its operating permit suspended under a recommendation by Bradford councillors. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

New Plans Unveiled for Market Site in Tree Row

18 days ago
New plans unveiled for market site in tree row. A COUNCIL at the centre of a row over the removal of five birch trees from Thirsk Market Place which generated a petition signed by 1,000 people has said new trees will be planted. -> Read more at Yorkshire Post

Trees Blamed for Wiping out Doncaster's Man Mobile Phone

30 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

Trees Set Alight in Arson Attack in Rotherham

49 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

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 Service50 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 Trees39 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 10pm50 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

Trees Set Alight in Arson Attacks in South Yorkshire

22 days ago
Trees set alight in arson attacks in South Yorkshire. Trees, hedges and bushes found burning on two separate streets in South Yorkshire were all set alight deliberately. -> Read more at The Star

Bradford 3rd Best City For Quality Of Living

Bradford 3rd Best City For Quality Of Living11 days ago
Bradford 3rd Best City For Quality Of Living. Survey results come just two days after it was named the 'most dangerous' city in the UK. A survey of UK cities has put Bradford in the top three for quality of living. MoneySupermarket says low property prices and rent leave people more money to spend on themselves. Cardiff had the best quality of living closely followed by Belfast... -> Read more at The Pulse

Retro: Sheffield's Love Affair with Trees

27 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

'Expensive' Waste Plant Proposals' Criticised by Local MP

20 days ago
'Expensive' waste plant proposals' criticised by local MP. Harrogate and Knaresborough MP Andrew Jones has condemned proposals to press ahead with a controversial waste plant in North Yorkshire dubbing it “an expensive and unnecessary project. ”... -> Read more at Yorkshire Post

New Meeting Place for Local History Groups

4 days ago
New meeting place for local history groups. A new website for South Yorkshire’s community history groups is being launched today in Barnsley... -> Read more at Sheffield Telegraph

Ellis Secured Second Order from Chinese Power Plant

Ellis Secured Second Order from Chinese Power Plant40 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

Library to be Co-run by Groups

13 days ago
Library to be co-run by groups. A Sheffield library which still had its future up in the air will be jointly run by two community groups... -> 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 Grants38 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

Power Plant Plans Move a Step Closer After Deal

8 days ago
Power plant plans move a step closer after deal. Plans to open a gas-fired power plant in Doncaster have moved a step closer after a leading power station developer took over running of the site... -> Read more at The Star

Bradford City Park Praised by Academics as Example to Follow

Bradford City Park Praised by Academics as Example to Follow43 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

Bradford MP to Wear Pink in Parliament to Raise Money for Charity

Bradford MP to Wear Pink in Parliament to Raise Money for Charity7 days ago
Bradford MP to wear pink in parliament to raise money for charity. A BRADFORD MP will join the fight against breast cancer by wearing pink in parliament. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Calderdale Cash Boost for Community Projects and Groups

5 days ago
Calderdale cash boost for community projects and groups. The latest round of small grants funding for community groups and projects has been announced, with Calderdale Council allocating thousands of pounds to help local organisations... -> Read more at Brighouse Echo

Future of 120-staff Barnsley Coke Plant Thrown into Doubt

13 days ago
Future of 120-staff Barnsley coke plant thrown into doubt. The future of the country’s last independent coke plant, near Barnsley, has been thrown into doubt by competition from China undercutting it... -> Read more at The Star

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

45 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