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Current Edition: | Saturday 29th April 2017

Current Edition: | Sat 29th Apr 17

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150 audition for roles in Les Mis, with more to come

Friday 17th March 2017


ALMOST 150 young people from across the region took part in auditions for an upcoming musical in Batley.

Les Miserables will be staged at Blakeridge Mill in August as part…

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Maureen’s Variety Club book launch

Friday 17th March 2017


A BOOK about the man behind the world-famous Batley Variety Club is set to be released later this month. 

‘King of Clubs’ is the story of James Corrigan, who brought…

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Gomersal ‘Sisters’ House’ is a lasting link to the Brontes

Friday 17th March 2017

50, 52 and 54 Lower Lane, Gomersal

Local historian Mike Popplewell takes readers on another journey into the Bronte connections of North Kirklees…

THERE are a handful of names synonymous with the Brontes’ connection to the Spen…

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Ian’s marathon mission

Friday 17th March 2017

Ian Johnson runner

A SALES manager from Liversedge is training to take on the the country’s most famous race. 

Ian Johnson, 51, will tackle the London Marathon next month to raise money for…

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