Batley and Birstall News

Stuart aims to hit new heights with paramotor challenge

News
Thousands of students will receive their A-level results today.

A-levels 2017: Your guide to Yorkshire's results

Education
Thousands of teenagers will collect their long-awaited A-level results today.

A-levels 2017: One in four expected to achieve top A-level grades

Education
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Police keep peace at Bradford City match with just eight liaison officers

Crime 2

Thousands of fines handed out since littering enforcement outsourced to private company

News

Police stations in Leeds, Keighley and Bingley to be sold off

Crime 10

Police in West Yorkshire want officers to remain largely unarmed

Crime 5

Binge watching box sets bad for your health

News

Ten top jobs that don’t require a degree

News
Going home: ICC Trophy-winning captain Sarfaraz Ahmed.
Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Yorkshire v Northants: Blow for Yorkshire as Sarfaraz Ahmed recalled by Pakistan

Sport
Shaun Ainscough bagged a 37th minute try which helped Batley take a 12-10 interval lead.

Bulldogs sting Hornets to seal win treble

Rugby
Bradford City played Blackpool at Valley Parade earlier this month. Stock pic.

Police keep peace at Bradford City match with just eight liaison officers

Crime 2
Chris Wood is denied by Fulham goalkeeper David Button. Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Leeds United boss gets first hand taste of how tough Championship is

Football

Leeds United held to another goalless draw at home

Football

Sell-out Roses match gives Tim Bresnan taste for T20’s city format

Sport

Yorkshire Vikings suffer defeat to Leicestershire Foxes to leave T20 Blast quarter-final hopes in balance

Sport 2

Leeds United draw a blank in opening home league game

Football
Courtney Marie Andrews, gig in Leeds.

Fast rising singer-songwriter Courtney Marie on way to Leeds

Music
Too Many T's, in Leeds this autumn.

Brit-hop duo Too Many T’s in Leeds this autumn

Music

VIDEO: Speedy SIV sales is just the ticket to boost regional economy, says new entertainment and events boss

Whats on

Family: Why children’s one-liners are the best read

News

Leeds vegan shocked after being served plate of tomatoes as a meal

News
The longest sausage roll

Morrisons to sell UK's longest sausage roll

Whats on