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Current Edition: 706 | Saturday 10th October 2015

Current Edition: 706 | Sat 10th Oct 15

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LABOUR EXCHANGE: Councillor de-selected by party

Friday 9th October 2015

Karen Rowling

A COUNCILLOR has been dropped amid a row which has rocked a Dewsbury Labour Party branch. Coun Karen Rowling (Lab, Dewsbury West) lost a bid to stand for re-election in [...]

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Police hunt for gunman after ‘targeted’ shooting

Friday 9th October 2015


A HUNT for a suspected gunman is continuing after a shooting in Batley on Monday night. Police released without charge a 19-year-old man arrested the following day and have eliminated [...]

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One-week hospital strike

Friday 9th October 2015


A STRIKE by laboratory assistants at Dewsbury Hospital is due to start on Tuesday. The week-long action is linked to a continuing row over staffing levels between health chiefs and [...]

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Company boss and two others deny trafficking conspiracy charge

Friday 9th October 2015

Kozee WEB Sleep aerial

A ‘SLAVE WORKFORCE’ trafficked into the UK from Hungary was knowingly employed by a Ravensthorpe bed-making firm, a court heard. Staff at Kozee Sleep, which supplied retailers including John Lewis [...]

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