Batley and Birstall News

Accident causing delays on M62

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Sidrah Razaq, 22, sounded an alarm when faced with would-be robbers.

Young shopkeeper faces down raiders armed with brick

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Campaigner Chelsea Oliver with her brother Daniel Long, who tragically took his own life last year aged 15.

Birstall campaigner receives boost in campaign for brother's legacy

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New peer support group to boost mental health

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Woman jailed for life for tying friend to bed and stabbing her repeatedly

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Jo Cox's family vow to support shamed Brendan

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MP backs bid to get a counsellor for every school

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CEREMONY: Last year's Duke of York's Community Initiative awards event.

Royal initiative honour for Mirfield DofE group

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WINNING WORK: Spen Valley High School student Izobelle Broadley with her artwork.

Izobelle’s artwork on show at hospital

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Reel Big Fish: Heading for the Slam Dunk Festival.

Reel Big Fish and The Audition among names added to Slam Dunk line-up

Music
Local shows for local people...The League of Gentlemen are playing an extra date at Leeds First Direct Arena.

Extra local date for the League of Gentlemen

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Jessica gets down to unearthing the secrets of her explorer ancestor.

COLUMN: Digging up the secrets of our fascinating family tree

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Redundancy: its not the end of the world!

Column: Redundancy: it’s not the end of the world!

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