This week’s paper

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In this week’s Batley and Birstall News:

It will be eyes to the skies as a Spitfire fighter plane soars over Batley as part of Vintage Day.

Batley Business Association has secured a Spitfire flyover for the event on May 31.

ALSO: A care worker who threatened to break the fingers of a Down Syndrome sufferer after bending them back has been given a suspended jail sentence.

AND FINALLY: Pupils went for gold as they staged their own Winter Olympics.

Don’t miss all this, plus: A couple have been banned for keeping dogs for three years after seriously neglecting their pet, pupils get into character in preparation for World Book Day and an aspiring beauty queen is to hold a beauty pageant to raise cash for good causes.

Only in this week’s Batley and Birstall News, out Thursday.