Pickles Backs Scheme to Help 900 More Troubled Bradford Families

Pickles Backs Scheme to Help 900 More Troubled Bradford Families

41 days ago
Pickles backs scheme to help 900 more troubled Bradford families. COMMUNITIES Secretary Eric Pickles says he is delighted the Government's Troubled Families programme will continue across Yorkshire, including in Bradford and Calderdale. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Thousands of Bradford Families to Benefit from Free Care for Two-year-olds

Thousands of Bradford Families to Benefit from Free Care for Two-year-olds29 days ago
Thousands of Bradford families to benefit from free care for two-year-olds. THOUSANDS of families across the district will benefit from a Government scheme to provide more free care to two-year-olds, which will be expanded this week. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Bradford Families Revel in Community Fun Day at Cricket Club

Bradford Families Revel in Community Fun Day at Cricket Club40 days ago
Bradford families revel in community fun day at cricket club. A FUN-filled community mela delighted children and families in Bradford yesterday. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

VIDEO: Families Speak of Their Terror After Fire Damages Three Cars Outside Bradford Homes

VIDEO: Families Speak of Their Terror After Fire Damages Three Cars Outside Bradford Homes27 days ago
VIDEO: Families speak of their terror after fire damages three cars outside Bradford homes. FAMILIES have told of their terror after three cars went up in flames outside their front doors on a road in Bradford. -> Watch at Telegraph & Argus

Families Speak of Their Terror After Fire Damages Three Cars Outside Their Bradford Homes

Families Speak of Their Terror After Fire Damages Three Cars Outside Their Bradford Homes27 days ago
Families speak of their terror after fire damages three cars outside their Bradford homes. FAMILIES have told of their terror after three cars went up in flames outside their front doors on a road in Bradford. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Hundreds of Free Nursery Places in Hull: Does Your Child Qualify?

Hundreds of Free Nursery Places in Hull: Does Your Child Qualify?44 days ago
Hundreds of free nursery places in Hull: Does your child qualify?. HUNDREDS more families across Hull are to be entitled to free child nursery places to help parents back to work and drive up education standards. Last year, more than 1,000 hard-up families were offered free places for two-year-olds. Now the scheme has been widened to include parents who previously did not meet the... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Free Childcare Scheme to Launch at Ossett Nursery

36 days ago
Free childcare scheme to launch at Ossett nursery. An Ossett nursery is offering families 15 hours a week of free childcare for two-year-olds, as part of a new national scheme... -> Read more at Wakefield Express

VIDEO: Loose Horses Cause Problems for Families Using a Bradford Park

VIDEO: Loose Horses Cause Problems for Families Using a Bradford Park29 days ago
VIDEO: Loose horses cause problems for families using a Bradford park. FAMILIES using a Bradford park are having to contend with loose horses and their droppings, a worried councillor has said. -> Watch at Telegraph & Argus

Two Bradford Families Flee Homes After Fires

Two Bradford Families Flee Homes After Fires2 days ago
Two Bradford families flee homes after fires. TWO families were forced to flee their homes last night as a result of accidental fires in Bradford. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Life Peer Visits Bradford to See Success of Training Scheme

Life Peer Visits Bradford to See Success of Training Scheme6 days ago
Life peer visits Bradford to see success of training scheme. A LIFE peer leading a national report into the education of nurses has visited Bradford to see the success of a training scheme in the district. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Struggling Hull Families Owe Debts of £50-million –

Struggling Hull Families Owe Debts of £50-million –49 days ago
Struggling Hull families owe debts of £50-million – . Thousands of families in Hull are struggling to pay their bills and loan repayments, according to a new report. Almost £50m of debt is owed by families across the city with 19,000 children living in a home with financial problems – making Hull one of the worst in Yorkshire. The research, conducted by The... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Find out if You Qualify for Free Childcare Scheme

34 days ago
Find out if you qualify for free childcare scheme. Free childcare for Derbyshire’s two-year-olds is still available from next month – and families can now apply online or by text. -> Read more at Sheffield Telegraph

Bradford-based Yorkshire Water Told to Offer Cheaper Bills to Poorer Families

Bradford-based Yorkshire Water Told to Offer Cheaper Bills to Poorer Families7 days ago
Bradford-based Yorkshire Water told to offer cheaper bills to poorer families. BRADFORD-based Yorkshire Water has been told to offer cheaper bills to poorer families – or risk losing its licence -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Families Encouraged to Get Healthy in Bradford as Part of European Pilot Project

Families Encouraged to Get Healthy in Bradford as Part of European Pilot Project13 days ago
Families encouraged to get healthy in Bradford as part of European pilot project. A EUROPE-WIDE healthy eating campaign kicks off simultaneously in Bradford and six other European cites tomorrow. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Council to Discuss Increase in Eastern European Families Moving to Bradford District

Council to Discuss Increase in Eastern European Families Moving to Bradford District26 days ago
Council to discuss increase in Eastern European families moving to Bradford district. AROUND 2,000 Roma children are thought to be attending schools in the Bradford district following increased migration from Eastern Europe. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

New Family Festival Celebrates Born in Bradford Project

New Family Festival Celebrates Born in Bradford Project46 days ago
New family festival celebrates Born in Bradford project. A NEW festival is about to be 'Born in Bradford' for thousands of families to enjoy this October. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

More Cash to Target Problem Families

42 days ago
More cash to target problem families. Hundreds of extra so-called “troubled families” in Leeds will be targeted after the city was selected to be part of a newly-extended government project. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Foodbank Revs Up to Help Families

34 days ago
Foodbank revs up to help families. Desperate families have been given a lifeline as a new foodbank hits the road in west Leeds... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Extra Help for Troubled Sheffield Families

42 days ago
Extra help for troubled Sheffield families. A Government programme which seeks to help vulnerable children from struggling homes get a better chance in life is set to reach more Sheffield families... -> Read more at The Star

Kirklees & Calderdale Police To Lead New Stop & Search Trial

Kirklees & Calderdale Police To Lead New Stop & Search Trial35 days ago
Kirklees & Calderdale Police To Lead New Stop & Search Trial. West Yorkshire Police has launched two key elements of the Best Use of Stop and Search scheme, Home Secretary Theresa May said today. The voluntary scheme, which was announced by the Home Secretary in April, is designed to contribute to a significant reduction in the overall use of stop and search, deliver better and more... -> Read more at The Pulse

Families Demand Meeting with Health Bosses over Future of

Families Demand Meeting with Health Bosses over Future of28 days ago
Families demand meeting with health bosses over future of . FAMILIES are demanding to meet health bosses to quash rumours a centre that cares for dying and severely disabled children could be forced to close. Sunshine House closed in December last year, when it was damaged by the devastating tidal surge, leaving families with nowhere to go for respite or palliative care. The centre in... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Rising Toll of Leeds Families in Need of Food Help

40 days ago
Rising toll of Leeds families in need of food help. Foodbanks in Leeds are preparing for a rise in the number of desperate families in need of emergency food in the final few weeks of the summer holidays. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Families Have Fun at Wakefield City Centre Beach Attraction

44 days ago
Families have fun at Wakefield city centre beach attraction. Families have been flocking for some sandy fun in the sun – in a city centre precinct. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Campaign Launched to Help Retain Young Families in the Upper Dales

Campaign Launched to Help Retain Young Families in the Upper Dales4 days ago
Campaign launched to help retain young families in the Upper Dales. YOUNG families will be at the centre of a new drive to save communities in the Yorkshire Dales after figures showed a 50 per cent decrease in school rolls over the last 15 years. -> Read more at The Northern Echo

Food Hygiene Ratings for Hull Restaurants and Takeaways at

Food Hygiene Ratings for Hull Restaurants and Takeaways at46 days ago
Food hygiene ratings for Hull restaurants and takeaways at . THE number of food outlets with a zero food hygiene rating is at its lowest since the scheme was introduced in Hull. Hull City Council stopped using its Scores on the Doors scheme in 2011 and joined the Food Standards Agency system, which covers the whole of the country. Out of the 1,711 food outlets in the scheme just 15 now... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail