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Current Edition: 653 | Wednesday 1st October 2014

Current Edition: 653 | Wed 1st Oct 14

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Brake blunder led to mum’s death

Friday 26th September 2014

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AN ELECTRICIAN faces jail for causing the death of a mum in Dewsbury who was struck by a runaway van. Mohammed Karani, 44, parked his Ford Transit Connect on the [...]

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‘Sparkles’ could lose £1m mansion

Friday 26th September 2014

Mohammed Azam Yaqoob Sept 2014

NOTORIOUS businessman Mr Sparkles could lose his £1m Mirfield mansion. Mohammed Azam Yaqoob, 45, has been told to hand back proceeds from his illegal activities. Judge Sally Cahill ruled at [...]

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Child-sex watch fears for 22 girls

Friday 26th September 2014

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SOCIAL workers are protecting 22 girls in the district who are believed to be at risk of child sexual exploitation. Details were revealed jointly by Kirklees Council and West Yorkshire [...]

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Kids’ ‘lives at risk’ in school run chaos

Friday 26th September 2014

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CHILDREN’S lives are being put at risk by parents who park irresponsibly outside a Batley school, a resident has claimed. Julia Hamill said parked cars on Carlinghow Hill are causing [...]

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