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Current Edition: 652 | Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Current Edition: 652 | Tue 23rd Sep 14

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‘Mr Sparkles’ gets long sentence for drugs conspiracy

Friday 19th September 2014

Mohammed Azam Yaqoob Sept 2014

A BUSINESSMAN from Ravensthorpe known to many as ‘Mr Sparkles’ has been jailed for nearly 10 years for his role in a £5.5m drugs plot. Mohammed Azam Yaqoob, 45, of [...]

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Million-Euro cash win to tackle our urban issues

Friday 19th September 2014

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COUNCIL chiefs have won nearly £800,000 to help community groups take over unwanted buildings. The cash has come from the 2014 Bloomberg Mayor’s Challenge, which aims to tackle urban issues [...]

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Tragic road death of Dominic, 23

Friday 19th September 2014

Dominic Goddard

A MAN was run over by a caravan in Gomersal after a row with his girlfriend, an inquest heard. Dominic Goddard, 23, suffered multiple injuries and was pronounced dead at [...]

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We can save our museums, says council director

Friday 19th September 2014


MUSEUMS like Red House in Gomersal can be saved … if they start operating on a more commercial basis, a council official has said. Director of communities Ruth Redfern wants [...]

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