Champagne seized after burglary suspects arrested in Halifax

A BOTTLE Of champagne is among stolen items police want to return to owners after three people were arrested and items seized during a burglary investigation in Halifax.
Air conditioner catches fire at Halifax town centre nightclub

Air conditioner catches fire at Halifax town centre nightclub

Firefighters were called to a Halifax nightclub today after an air conditioner caught fire.

Russell Galley, Managing Director Halifax Bank.   Picture Bruce Rollinson

‘Branches as important as online for bank customers’ - Halifax boss

Banks need to focus on their branch network as much as their digital offering in order to make sure all of their customers are catered for, the boss of Halifax has claimed.

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The complete list of results from the 2017 General Election for West Yorkshire.

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Jewellery and personal documents snatched in Sowerby Bridge burglary

Burglars snatched jewellery and personal document from the home of a woman in her 70s while the victim was in another room.

One man was said to have been knocked down after a BMW mounted the pavement

Gang attack appeal after Halifax brawl

A mass brawl in Halifax last night saw reports of a man mown down on the pavement and another stabbed as terrified onlookers watched on in the town centre.

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John Noakes: A career in pictures

John Noakes: A career in pictures

Blue Peter's longest-serving presenter, Halifax-born John Noakes, has died aged 83.

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Former Blue Peter presenter John Noakes dies

Former Blue Peter presenter John Noakes dies

TV presenter John Noakes has died aged 83.
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Theresa May  during her party's general election manifesto launch in Halifax

Halifax profile: Key marginal whose political future hangs by a thread

IN a town whose mills once clattered to the noise of a thousand looms, there is a certain irony in watching its political future hang by a thread.

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Hannah Cockroft

Halifax star Cockroft eyes triple defence and world record in London

Five-time Paralympic champion Hannah Cockroft remains determined to break her own 100m world record as she prepares for the World Para Athletics Championships.

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Halifax do enough to see off rivals Rochdale

Halifax recovered from their Challenge Cup loss at Featherstone by beating Rochdale Hornets 28-2 in a scrappy encounter at the Shay.

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Teenage wheelchair athlete devastated as assistance dog goes missing

A 15-year-old Paralympian from West Yorkshire is desperately searching for her specially-trained assistance dog after she went missing on a walk.

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Theresa May launches the Tory manifesto in Yorkshire.

YP Comment: May makes her pitch to voters. Brexit is the big imponderable

THERESA MAY was being typically modest when asked if her election manifesto marked a deviation from the Tory values espoused by Margaret Thatcher and, more recently, David Cameron. “There is no May-ism,” the Prime Minister told reporters at the party’s launch venue in Halifax before highlighting her credentials as a strong and stable leader getting on with the job.

Predatory paedophile raped girl in Halifax while ‘partner’ took pictures

Predatory paedophile raped girl in Halifax while ‘partner’ took pictures

Two predatory paedophiles who abused a child together and descended to the “depths of depravity” have been jailed.

Theresa May launches the Tory manifesto in Halifax.

Tom Richmond: Significance and symbolism of Theresa May launching Tory manifesto in Halifax

THE symbolism and significance of Theresa May’s decision to launch the Conservative Party manifesto in the working class mill town of Halifax should not be under-estimated as the general election finally looms.

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Video: Protestors threaten to disrupt Tory manifesto launch in Halifax

Protesters threatened to disrupt today’s Tory manifesto launch, as dozens of Labour and Unite supporters gathered to voice their opposition to the Government’s record on NHS funding and workers rights.

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Theresa May and Philip Hammond at a pre-manifesto press conference overshadowed by reports of splits between the Prime Minister and Chancellor.

YP Comment: Theresa May’s manifesto tests. Tories must make positive case

THERESA May has two significant grounds for optimism as she prepares to unveil the Tory manifesto – the reputed £58bn ‘black hole’ in Labour’s own spending plans and confirmation yesterday that the UK’s jobless rate has fallen to a 32-year low because a record number of people are in work.

Then prime minister David Cameron launched the Conservatives' first poster of the 2015 election campaign in Halifax.

May hopes to end Tories' Halifax heartache

HALIFAX meets a lot of the criteria you would expect those orchestrating the Conservative election effort would have applied as they looked for a location to launch the 2017 General Election manifesto.

FC Halifax Town manager Billy Heath celebrates their weekend play-off final victory over Chorley.

Halifax already preparing for new challenges

FC HALIFAX TOWN chairman David Bosomworth says that the board remain fully committed to backing financially the club’s attempt to consolidate in the National League while acknowledging the challenges ahead.

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