Batley and Birstall News

Martin Walsh lands Mirfield Lakes project

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Expansion: The Obediah Brooke pub in Cleckheaton.

Obediah Brooke pub to close for seven-week, £711,000 refurbishment

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Accolade: Nigel Smith of Darren Smith Builders Ltd.

Mirfield site manager wins quality award for local development

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The Nostalgia column with Margaret Watson

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Shows deal with knives and bullying

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Roger Marsh interview: ‘North can be the solution for UK PLC, not part of the problem’

Politics
Treasurer: Laurence Campbell, a board of trustees member, receives his five year long certificate from chair of the trustees Judith Priestley.

The Kirklees Citizens Advice and Law Centre column with Nick Whittingham

News

What is balconing? Foreign Office warns Brits on holiday in Spain

News
GOT THEM! Lancashire celebrate Jordan Clark's memorable Roses hat-trick at Old Trafford. Picture: Steve Riding.

Lancashire v Yorkshire - Day One, As It Happened: Visitors end remarkable first day on top at Old Trafford

Sport
ONE-TWO-THREE: Joe Root, Kane Williamson and Jonny Bairstow were the three victims in Jordan Clark's memorable hat-trick at Old Trafford. Picture: Steve Riding.

Yorkshire recover from Clark’s historic hat-trick to take control at Old Trafford

Sport
Thornhill have been runnimg tennis sessions for children aged between four and 11 years old.

Thornhill Tennis Club aim to bring community together with free sports event

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Batley underwater players (from left) Richard Adams, Fiona Maynard, Tom Pitchforth and Haydn Pitchforth are representing Great Britain at the Wolrd Championships in Quebeck.

Batley players aim to strike World Championships gold

Sport

Petanque players to compete at British Open

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Trojans U7s continue to show improvement in three games with Drighlington

Rugby

Yorkshire ladies’ defence of crown remains on track

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Maun’s pride after top Bulldogs effort

Rugby
How many of these Yorkshire filming locations do you recognise?

The Harry Potter filming spots in Yorkshire - and five other famous blockbusters shot here

Lifestyle