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Current Edition: | Friday 24th March 2017

Current Edition: | Fri 24th Mar 17

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Care home improving but must do better

Friday 24th March 2017

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A DEWSBURY care home placed in special measures has improved – but is still not good enough. 

Lyndhurst Residential Home, on Oxford Road, was rated inadequate when it was inspected…

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Temporary base for Howlands charity

Friday 24th March 2017


A LOCAL charity has found a temporary base to work from while their current home is refurbished.

Following an appeal in The Press for new premises, the Dewsbury & District…

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£40,000 of fake cigarettes and tobacco seized in raids

Friday 24th March 2017


TRADING Standards officers have seized thousands of pounds’-worth of illegal cigarettes and tobacco. 

Locations in Heckmondwike were raided earlier this month in a joint operation with the police and Revenue…

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Comic hoping to Run for Jo

Friday 24th March 2017

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COMEDIAN Eddie Izzard, pictured, could make an appearance at Oakwell Hall as part of an event in memory of Jo Cox.

Mr Izzard has been invited to the ‘Run for…

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