Spenborough Guardian

Conservative candidate stuns Batley voters with shooting joke

Politics 2

Are UK pollsters headed for another embarrassing election?

People should 'fight their instincts' and FLOAT

New life-saving advice says floating, not swimming, could prevent drowning in cold water

Sunny spells

Spitfire on display at vintage day of fun and nostalgia


WATCH: What you should do during a terrorist attack

Crime 10

Bank Holiday weather: More thunderstorms could strike Yorkshire

Environment 1

Where does the Environment Agency have flood alerts in place in Yorkshire?

The foal back with its mother following the rescue.

Fire service help rescue one-day-old foal trapped in mud in Mirfield

Heavy rainfall and hail stones in Crossgates, Leeds. Picture: @lynger2000

Reports of flash flooding in Yorkshire as stormy weather hits region

Young competitiors who entered the Quorn family cup tournament held at at Thornhill Tennis club

Hodkinsons team up to win Thornhill tennis club event

Shaw Cross Sharks Under-13s Red team continue to show improvement despite slipping to defeat against a strong Elland side.

Sharks U13 Reds continue to improve as U12s reach final

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Darrell Sykes had a terrific weekend for Moorlands, claiming 3-47 against Kirkburton followed by 4-8 against Thongsbridge as his side recorded two victories to move third in the table. Picture: Paul Butterfield

Moorlands claim maximum points over double weekend

Joss Ratcliffe grabbed a dramatic try as Thornhill Trojans secured victory at Oulton Raiders despite being reduced to 12 men on four seperate occasions.

Ratcliffe grabs late try to secure dramatic away win for Thornhill

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Hebblethwaite books O’Sullivan date while North celebrates trophy double


Sharks continue excellent away form with victory over Warriors

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Dewsbury Moor return to winning ways with hard-fought away success at Stanley

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Trojans A produce battling display in Yorkshire Men’s League defeat to Siddal

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Headliner Tony Christie singing the praises of Wentworth Music Festival. Photos: Glenn Ashley

VIDEO: Wentworth Music Festival could become a future Glastonbury says Tony Christie

Whats on
Last year's Batley Vintage Day.

Spitfire on display at vintage day of fun and nostalgia


VIDEO: Bride of Frankenstein and Hollywood Oscar winning wedding dresses at Cannon Hall in Barnsley

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musician plays a guitar on a dark background

Kirklees bands in with a chance of playing at the O2 in London


Yorkshire's quirkiest holiday accommodation

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Don't become a victim of fraud on your holiday.

Warning as more holidaymakers fall victim to fraud