Batley and Birstall News

Birkenshaw Bluedogs Gala will go on in Max's memory

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Staincliffe Hall Road, Batley

Two arrested after 'targeted attack' sparks violence in Batley

News

Domestic abuse spiked during World Cup, police in West Yorkshire reveal

Crime
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Success for Westborough High in National Enterprise Challenge

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Students gather for graduation at town hall

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How to make sure your Amazon Prime Day bargains actually save you money

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Where to donate O negative blood in and around Leeds to help with urgent appeal

Health
The new e-fit issued by police

Detectives issue fresh appeal over robber who punched boy, 13, and stole his crutches

News

Union suspends Arriva North strike pending talks in driver-only trains row

Transport
Danny Ratcliffe produced a man-of-the-match performance and scored a first minute try as Thornhill earned victory away to Skirlaugh which sees them top of National Conference Division One.

Trojans turn on the style to seal impressive away win

Rugby
Sharks players coach Paul March looked to have set up a consolation try but was penalised for obstruction

Sharks succumb to high flying Miners ahead of crunch clash with Dudley Hill

Rugby
Michael Ward and James Davey (below) were among Batley's try scorers but couldn't prevent the Bulldogs suffering a heavy defeat on their trip to Toronto.

Understrength Bulldogs show real heart in Toronto defeat

Rugby
Second-placed Moor were pushed hard by relegation strugglers Hunslet Warriors in Division Two.

Moor and Celtic record victories in promotion bid

Rugby

Tributes paid to Yorkshire rugby player who died after coming off pitch during game

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Holy Spirit and Roberttown scoop gold medals and West Yorkshire Games

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Spenborough athletes hit form on scorcher in Ashton

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Bowlers bidding to cash in on Mirfield Old Bank Autumn Doubles competition

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Parenting in song

Music

Family friendly festival is back - with a new home

Music

One of the world's hottest cheeses is available in Yorkshire and it's 300 TIMES hotter than Jalapeños

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Celebrate Love Parks Week at one of these picturesque spots

Celebrate Love Parks Week at these fun outdoors events around Leeds

Lifestyle