Batley and Birstall News

More rail strike misery for Yorkshire in May

News

Protect the Protectors: How you can support our dedicated police, firefighters and paramedics in face of attacks

Crime

FEATURE: ‘If my sculptures make people smile, then it makes me happy too’

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Sizzling week-long heatwave set to hit Yorkshire again, say forecasters

News

West Yorkshire highest for horse cruelty complaints as sick animals 'dumped at roadside'

News

Cyber crime officers to be recruited in West Yorkshire

News

Buying tickets for the FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia? Don't fall foul of the scammers

Crime
Northern services are being disrupted after trespassers forced the closure of railway lines.

Severe disruption to Northern train services after incident between Halifax and Bradford

Transport
The man's body was found inside a house in Norfolk Street, Batley. Picture: Google

Police investigating death of man found inside Batley house

News

Bulldogs supporters coaches run to Featherstone

Rugby

Win tickets to see Bulldogs take on Rams in Blackpool Summer Bash derby

Rugby
oe Walton scored his 28th goal of the season and 25th in the NCE League Premier Division as Liversedge defeated Staveley 4-0 on Tuesday, their second game in 24 hours.

Liversedge game abandoned after player suffers seizure

Football
A Dewsbury Moor defender attempts to get to grips with Hunslet Warriors' Daryl Gaunt during last Saturday's National Conference League Division Two clash. Picture: Craig Hawkhead

Ineson produces terrific display in fine Moor victory

Rugby

Dewsbury Celtic fight back complete third successive home win

Rugby

Trojans produce stunning fight back to secure dramatic victory

Rugby

Shaw Cross take positives from Acorn defeat as March takes charge of Sharks

Rugby

Pearce’s first goal helps Leeds United to edge out Barnsley

Football

Explore art after hours with Museums at Night

Arts
The Chandos portrait of William Shakespeare, attributed to John Taylor. Picture National Portrait Gallery

Did you know that these 36 everyday phrases were created by Shakespeare?

News
Treat yourself to a juicy burger at one of these popular Yorkshire locations

10 of the best burger joints in Yorkshire

Whats on

Revealed: Which is the best way to make Yorkshire puddings?

News

A magical meander to Midgley Moor

Lifestyle