Batley and Birstall News

The Nostalgia Column with Margaret Watson

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Revealed: The number of complaints received by each Yorkshire train company in 2017

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RAIL REVAMP: State of the art signalling equipment will replace old equipment.

Rail project signals new era for area

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Latest court reports from Kirklees Magistrates

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Minister for Loneliness is testament to Jo Cox, says the MP who now sits in her constituency

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4x4 emergency volunteers have vehicle stolen

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Weather warning: Two more days of snow and high winds expected to batter Yorkshire

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Kevan Mason, of Greenhow, walks his dogs across a snow cover field at Greenhow, near Pateley Bridge, North Yorkshire. Picture James Hardisty.

Weather warning: Snow and high winds continue to batter Yorkshire as forecast predicts extended cold blast

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Winter fun at Flamingo Land

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Michael Sweeney (left) defeated Mark Regan in the latest Spen Winter Sweel bowls competition.

Dewsbury’s Sweeney shines to overcome Regan in latest Spen Winter Sweep

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Maddison Perks, pictured with dad Tom,  was the first junior supporter to snap up a Bulldogs season ticket.

Junior Bulldogs fans offered incentive

Rugby
Cleckheaton Under-13s earned an impressive win over Old Brods despite four of the team playing their first game of rugby union.

Cleckheaton youngster Pippa impresses at performance trials

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Batleys Michael Ward sets up an attack during last Sunday's game against Wakefield.

Keighley provide next test for Bulldogs

Rugby

Trio pen new deals to stay at Bulldogs

Rugby

Diskin satisfied with performance as Bulldogs continue to show improvement

Rugby

Crackenedge power into WR County Trophy last 16

Football

Navigation hit fine form ahead of table topping showdown

Football
A WHOPPER: The Big Big Camera will be at The National Coal Mining Museum in Wakefield.

How Ian Beesley used one of the world’s biggest cameras to take intimate portraits of former miners

Arts
Scarlett Johansson

TV Choice: What to download or stream this week

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TV Choice: Five of the best shows this week

Arts
The stylish Absalon Hotel on Helgolandsgade, Vesterbro.

Travel: Keep on running in stylish and cosmopolitan Danish capital

Lifestyle
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Gadgets: 5 of the best Robot vacuum cleaners

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Gardening: 5 of the best garden gloves

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