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Landmark crackdown on Leeds drugs trade

Prison sentences totalling more than 40 years have been handed down to ten men convicted […] Read More
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Enter the enchanting world of Kathakali!

  Kala Sangam is delighted to welcome the Kala Chethena Kathakali Company back to Bradford, […] Read More

Man found guilty of terrorism offences

A 22-year-old man from Luton has been found guilty of terrorism offences after planning to […] Read More

Prime Minister’s Diwali message

I want to send my very best wishes to everyone celebrating Diwali here in Britain […] Read More

SUPRISING: Arabic characters have been discovered woven into Viking burial clothes

  Viking allah band In 2008, a hoard of Viking Age Arab coins was uncovered […] Read More

HOT STUFF: Prize winning Pickle from Leeds, leads to national acclaim and prestigious award

Leeds businessman Jad Choudhury, has been nominated for two prestigious awards by the UKBCCI for […] Read More

Former Bradford bobby honoured with Richard Whitley Award

A man who says his mission is to unite people of all ethnic backgrounds amid […] Read More

Raising the roof at St George’s Hall

Contractors have started to undertake major roof repairs at the Grade II listed St George's […] Read More

SLEEP OUT: Lecturer and students to feel what the homeless feel sleeping out in the cold

A group of social work students at Bradford College, and their lecturer, are set to […] Read More
Emma Howard Boyd and Cllr Judith Blake overlooking new flood prevention weir at Crown Point

£50million award-winning flood defence scheme opens in Leeds

  Following the devastation in Leeds during December 2015 when the city experienced widespread flooding […] Read More

Officer dismissed for drink driving offence

A Hillingdon officer has been dismissed from the Met without notice having previously admitted drink […] Read More
UNSUNG HERO: Lashman Singh has been working with charities for over 24 years and is the founder of the Bradford Metropolitan Foodbank

4.1 million hours of work put in by volunteers

  A study has revealed that food bank volunteers put in a “staggering” 4.1 million […] Read More

Sponsorship of four popular community public bonfires still available

Businesses in Leeds are once again being offered the opportunity to sponsor one of the […] Read More
FUN: First Minister Carwyn Jones joins in the Diwali Celebrations with the Dandiya Raas Dancers

Welsh First Minister gets dancing with the dandiya

  Welsh First Minister Carwyn Jones really got into the spirit of Diwali celebrations in […] Read More

Leeds comes together to take a stand against hate crime

A hate crime is defined as a crime which is committed against someone due to […] Read More
The remembrance celebration of those who gave their life in service joined together with smiles from different generations

Leeds Mayor unveils new memorial war plaque in Yeadon

  The Mayor of Leeds Councilor Jane Dowson was in attendance at a memorial celebration […] Read More

Drivers advised to take care on roads as high winds sweep across country

Highways England is advising drivers to take care and be prepared for strong gales throughout […] Read More
GIFTER: Pre-schooler Laasya Chigurupati was recently award a world record for playing the xylophone and memory talent

Record breaking three-year-old musical star

  Gifted Laasya becomes youngest to play most number of tunes by memory on her […] Read More
Kit Harington plays Robert Catesby in a drama about the notorious attempt to blow up the House of Lords

Games of Thrones star Kit Harington filmed in Yorkshire

  Bradford College and City of Film teams assisted with a “not-to-be-missed” drama about the […] Read More

Women’s conference in Bradford focuses on “Resilience, Faith and Unity”

Over 250 women from across the UK including Glasgow, Wales, Leicester, Doncaster, Halifax, Rotherham, Middlesbrough, […] Read More

Two men convicted following robberies

Two men who threw ammonia in the faces of two female victims during violent robberies […] Read More

Man guilty of attempted murder, Hackney

A man who violently attacked a lone woman on her way home from a night […] Read More
Social media activist Shah Hossain’s posts on Rohingya Muslim crisis were deleted

Why social media posts by Rohingya activists are getting deleted

  The social media posts of some Rohingya activists reporting on conflicts in Myanmar were […] Read More

South Asian parents urged to vaccinate their children against flu this winter

  Over three million children are being offered the free flu vaccination this winter Last […] Read More
(L-R)High Commissioner Mr Sinha, First Minister Carwyn Jones, Hindu Council of Wales Vimla Patel, Satish Dhupelia (Gandhi's great-grandson) and Honorary Consul for India Raj Aggarwal

Mahatma Gandhi arrives in Cardiff… as a statue, that is

  A six-foot high, 300 kilogram bronze statue of Mahatma Gandhi was unveiled in Cardiff […] Read More

Hindus urge Swiss firm to rename its $6,010 “Ganesha” high-heels boots

  Hindus have urged Lugano (Switzerland) headquartered luxury fashion label Philipp Plein Group to change […] Read More

Force India F1 boss re-arrested over money-laundering

  The flamboyant multimillionaire co-owner of the Force India Formula One team and self-proclaimed “King […] Read More