Batley and Birstall News

Children in Yorkshire ‘more worried about Donald Trump than nuclear war’

News
Tyres piled up at the site

Cleckheaton illegal tyre operation ends in 100 hours community order and fine

News
Batley warehouse space for rent or sale on Bradford Road

Major Batley industrial warehousing site on the market for rent or sale

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How many dogs were stolen in West Yorkshire last year?

Crime

Have your say on how much is added to council tax bills to fund policing in West Yorkshire

Crime

Volunteer cadets in Kirklees ready to make difference as West Yorkshire Police scheme continues

Crime

M62 traffic: Lane of motorway closed after crash near Ripponden

Transport
Traffic builds up on the M62 Eastbound following the crash. Picture: Crown 2017

M62 crash: Drivers warned of major delays after pile-up near Brighouse

Transport
A weather warning has been issued for Yorkshire and the Humber.

Yorkshire weather warning: Met office warns rain, sleet and snow likely to turn to ice

News
Joe Chandler opened the scoring for Batley with a fourth minute try against Keighley Cougars last Sunday as the Bulldogs maintained their impressive pre-season form. Picture: Paul Butterfield

Bulldogs shine to maintain fine pre-season form with Keighley victory

Rugby

Batley Boys suffer defeat in ill-tempered BARLA National Cup tie at Widnes

Rugby
Kemar Roofe puts the ball in the net from a goalmouth scramble against Millwall. Picture: Tony Johnson.

Leeds United lose seven-goal thriller after another red card

Football
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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Junior Bulldogs fans offered incentive

Rugby

Cleckheaton youngster Pippa impresses at performance trials

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Keighley provide next test for Bulldogs

Rugby

Trio pen new deals to stay at Bulldogs

Rugby
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

Arts
McMafia

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
Neato Botvac WiFi Connected Robotic Vacuum Cleaner, 649.99, www.tesco.com

Gadgets: 5 of the best Robot vacuum cleaners

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Gardening gauntlets cream leather and English rose linen

Gardening: 5 of the best garden gloves

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