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Current Edition: 648 | Saturday 23rd August 2014

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Poll shows MP is losing to Labour rival

Friday 22nd August 2014


A SHOCK poll claims MP Simon Reevell will lose his Dewsbury and Mirfield seat at next year’s general election. Research out on Wednesday for Tory peer Lord Michael Ashcroft found [...]

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Care home’s reprieve

Friday 22nd August 2014

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ELDERLY residents at an under-threat care home in Dewsbury will not have to move, thanks to an interim owner. Anu Sachdev of Blossom Care Home Ltd has taken over Stonehouse [...]

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Rallies organised to support NHS march

Friday 22nd August 2014


CAMPAIGNERS are to protest outside Dewsbury District Hospital today (Friday) about NHS “privatisation”. There will be a rally at the Staincliffe site at around 6pm as part of a national [...]

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TV school victim of exam changes

Friday 22nd August 2014


THE school made famous by the Channel 4 TV show Educating Yorkshire was one of the victims of exam changes. Thornhill Community Academy saw a fall in the number of [...]

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