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Bradford councillors vote to end grouse shooting on Ilkley Moor

Bradford Council’s ability to maintain one of Yorkshire’s most famous landscapes has been called into question after councillors voted not to renew grouse shooting rights on Ilkley Moor.

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The crowd enjoy Bingley Music Live 2017

Mix of music, bikes and exhibits lead to city’s £656m tourism haul

A BOOST in day trippers and overseas visitors saw tourism in Bradford hit £656m in 2016, new figures have revealed.

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One of the items found at St George's Hall in Bradford

History under the seats at Bradford concert hall

The comedian Mike Harding memorably observed that Bradford’s Alhambra Theatre, upon its redevelopment in the 1980s, was “so old they found Valentino’s camel in the dressing room”.

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Charlotte Hall, collections and outreach officer at the Peace Museum in Bradford, at the museum's exhibition marking the 60th anniversary of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament.

After 60 years, CND is back where it started... in Bradford

Sixty years after it began, with a polemic by JB Priestley, the nuclear disarmament movement came full circle to Bradford last night.

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Michael Craggs, aged 21, who is from the Apperley Bridge area of Bradford.

Bradford man with links to Leeds recalled to prison

Police have issued details of a man who is wanted on recall to prison.

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Claire Harper was found dead in a cell at Trafalgar House Police Station in Bradford. Picture: Google

Police watchdog opens investigation into Bradford woman's death in custody

An independent watchdog has begun an investigation after a Bradford woman was found dead in a police cell.

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Watch: Ground-breaking Bradford girls' cricket team star in new film to inspire next generation of players

Members of a Bradford girls' cricket team that has gone from barely being able to throw a ball four years ago to competing at Lords have starred in a new video that hopes to empower and inspire more girls to take up the sport.
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Good news for Morrisons.

Yorkshire supermarket Morrisons cheers an 'especially strong' Christmas

Supermarket Morrisons has said it enjoyed an "especially strong" festive season as it posted a 2.1% hike in sales after keeping a lid on price rises for cash-strapped shoppers.
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Karl and Paul Barraclough who run the Motor Sport Services Unit.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Clocking 50 years of first aid in the (very) fast lane

IT was the year in which the world motor racing champion Jim Clark lost his life in a 172mph crash at Hockenheim in Germany.

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(Clockwise from top left) Umar Mahmood, Ali Adnam Khan, Ikhlaq Hussain and Kyle Stewart, who were jailed after a gun was thrown from car pursued by police.

Four jailed after loaded gun thrown from car chased by police through Bradford

Four men have been jailed after a loaded handgun was thrown from a car and police vehicles were rammed during a pursuit in Bradford.

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Mystery as £4,000 worth of cocaine found dumped beside Yorkshire road

Mystery as £4,000 worth of cocaine found dumped beside Yorkshire road

Have you lost a bag of cocaine?

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Police search for missing girl, 17, last seen in Bradford

Police search for missing girl, 17, last seen in Bradford

Police in Bradford have issued a public appeal as officers search for a missing 17-year-old girl.

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Firefighters were called to Fagley Road in Bradford. Picture: Google

Bradford firefighters search burning caravan and outbuildings amid fears of people inside

Firefighters searched a burning caravan and outbuildings in Bradford after a report that people might be trapped inside.

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Police have issued a warning.

Police warning after 'child used in Bradford distraction burglary'

Police in Bradford have issued a warning to the public after a child was allegedly used in a so-called "distraction burglary".

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The A629 Halifax Road at its junction with Apple Street in Keighley. Image: Google

Cyclist seriously injured in collision with car in Keighley

POLICE  are appealing for witnesses following a road traffic collision which left a cyclist with serious injuries.

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Abraham Weldegergis

Police investigating allegation of serious sex offence in Wakefield name man they want to trace

POLICE investigating an allegation of a serious sexual offence in Wakefield have released details of a man they would like to speak to.

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CCTV snap released after Bradford robbery

CCTV snap released after Bradford robbery

Police have issued a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to about a shop robbery in Bradford.

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Whetley Lane in Bradford. Pic: Google.

Man, 20, dies after Bradford collision

A 20-year-old man has died after a road collision in Bradford this morning.

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Some of the injuries sustained by police officers in Leeds and Bradford last night.

Mad Friday assaults on West Yorkshire Police in Leeds and Bradford are condemned

Police officers were beaten and spat on while responding to incidents in West Yorkshire during Mad Friday.

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Police are appealing.

'Brave' boys tackle 'meat cleaver-wielding phone-snatcher' in Bradford

Four boys tackled a man who had snatched a woman's mobile phone while wielding a meat cleaver.

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