Batley and Birstall News

Two people trapped after collision in Birstall

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Thunderstorms: What causes this extreme weather phenomena and can they be predicted?

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The second bank holiday of May is almost upon us, but will the weather be gloriously warm and sunny or will it be bleak and grey?

Bank Holiday weather: What to expect hour-by-hour in Yorkshire over the next three days

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Waggy dog tale delivers family fun

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9 things to do in Yorkshire over the May bank holiday weekend

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Warning issued to Yorkshire motorists planning on getting away over bank holiday

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Bank holiday scorcher predicted for Yorkshire

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Northern Rail

Further disruption to Yorkshire rail services as Northern workers walk out on strike

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Here's when and why you'll start spotting learner drivers on motorways in Yorkshire

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James Harrison breaks through to score during Batley's 23-14 victory over Rochdale last Sunday.

Bulldogs can rise to the big occasion

Rugby
Cleckheaton overseas player Tayyab Tahir struck a second successive century but was unable to prevent his side slipping to defeat against Bradford and Bingley in  the Bradford League Premier Division last Saturday.

Woodlands overcome Methley to record third straight league win

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Hartshead Moor's Rauf Qayyum is bowled by Morley's Matthew Dowse during the Bradford League Championship One game.

Twist at top of Premier table as Hanging Heaton suffer first defeat of season

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James Hardcastle in action for Hartshead Moor against Morley in Championship One last Saturday.

Carradice leads fight back as Birstall overcome Hopton Mills to seal victory

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Hanging Heaton hit club record highest score in Ossett success

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Sauer smashes superb 150 in Crossbank’s cup success

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Parish and Moorlands have mixed fortunes in Premier

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Laher shines as Crossbank seal second league win

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Yorkshire has a wide array of different events taking place throughout the region over the May bank holiday weekend

9 things to do in Yorkshire over the May bank holiday weekend

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Steve Backshall goes exploring.

TV Choice: Five of the best shows this week

Arts
Cordelia (FLORENCE PUGH), King Lear (SIR ANTHONY HOPKINS), Goneril (EMMA THOMPSON), Regan (EMILY WATSON) - (C) Playground Entertainment - Photographer: Ed Miller

TV Highlight AND TRAILER: Sir Anthony Hopkins is King Lear

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Rockstar

Enjoy the high life and live like a Rockstar at Lincolnshire's Tattershall Lakes

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Enjoy a stress-free stay at one of these luxurious boutique hotels around Yorkshire

10 of the most luxurious boutique hotels in Yorkshire for a stress-free break

Lifestyle
Yorkshire is home to an array of family-friendly amusement parks

8 of Yorkshire's best amusement parks for children

Lifestyle