Batley and Birstall News

Big Read starts new chapter

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ELECTION 2017: Voters with learning disabilities are being excluded from this election

Offbeat 4

Conservative candidate stuns Batley voters with shooting joke

Politics 2
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Are UK pollsters headed for another embarrassing election?

Offbeat

New life-saving advice says floating, not swimming, could prevent drowning in cold water

Health

Apprentices engineer top awards

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Spitfire on display at vintage day of fun and nostalgia

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Run, hide, tell... police instructions on what to do during a firearms attack.

WATCH: What you should do during a terrorist attack

Crime 10
Heavy downpours on Saturday caused localised flooding in parts of Yorkshire.

Bank Holiday weather: More thunderstorms could strike Yorkshire

Environment 1
Dan Igbinedion attempts to find a way through Bulldogs defenders Alistair Leak and Sam Smeaton.

Rams record third straight derby victory over Bulldogs

Rugby
Young competitiors who entered the Quorn family cup tournament held at at Thornhill Tennis club

Hodkinsons team up to win Thornhill tennis club event

Sport
Shaw Cross Sharks Under-13s Red team continue to show improvement despite slipping to defeat against a strong Elland side.

Sharks U13 Reds continue to improve as U12s reach final

Rugby
Natalie Richards is a Huddersfield Town fan now living in Perth, Australia

Huddersfield Town fan flies in from Australia for Wembley final

News

Moorlands claim maximum points over double weekend

Sport

Ratcliffe grabs late try to secure dramatic away win for Thornhill

Rugby

Hebblethwaite books O’Sullivan date while North celebrates trophy double

Sport

Sharks continue excellent away form with victory over Warriors

Rugby
Headliner Tony Christie singing the praises of Wentworth Music Festival. Photos: Glenn Ashley

VIDEO: Wentworth Music Festival could become a future Glastonbury says Tony Christie

Whats on
Last year's Batley Vintage Day.

Spitfire on display at vintage day of fun and nostalgia

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VIDEO: Bride of Frankenstein and Hollywood Oscar winning wedding dresses at Cannon Hall in Barnsley

Whats on
Oakwell Avenue, Batley - �435,000 (Watsons Property)

Exceptionally modern property in Batley

Lifestyle
musician plays a guitar on a dark background

Kirklees bands in with a chance of playing at the O2 in London

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Moorfield Court, Grange Moor - �375,000 (Richard Kendall 01924 266555)

Five bedroom executive family home

Lifestyle