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Current Edition: 713 | Wednesday 2nd December 2015

Current Edition: 713 | Wed 2nd Dec 15

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‘We need pioneer spirit to prosper’ says enterprise group

Friday 27th November 2015

Dewsbury Arcade busy with shoppers

ACTIVISTS believe Dewsbury should follow the example of  revitalised towns like Hebden Bridge as they seek to breathe fresh life into a virtually empty shopping gallery. Community enterprise firm Dewsbury [...]

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Trader wants cash back for ‘masterplan failure’

Friday 27th November 2015

Dewsbury shops closing down despite regeneration plan

TAXPAYERS should get their money back for Dewsbury’s failed 25-year masterplan, an angry shopkeeper has said. Architects Bauman Lyons pocketed £192,000 of Kirklees Council cash for their 2009 scheme. Called [...]

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80-year-olds are the latest prey for robbers targeting victims in their own homes

Friday 27th November 2015

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MASKED gunmen robbed a terrified couple in their 80s in their home in Dewsbury. Four suspects barged their way into the property on South Street  on Monday night and forced [...]

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A new lease of life for community hub

Friday 27th November 2015

Howlands' Deborah Hall

ONE of Dewsbury’s best-known charities has a new lease of life after the community rallied round. Just two years ago, disabled group Howlands, on School Street, was struggling after losing [...]

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