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YOUR PAPER: This week's Spenborough Guardian.
YOUR PAPER: This week's Spenborough Guardian.

PLANS to bring an historic engineering firm and almost 300 of its employees to green fields at Roberttown would create traffic chaos.

That’s the view of opponents of a scheme by engineering parts manufacturer David Brown, which has announced plans for a centre of excellence and wind innovation centre at the Mirfield 25 site off the A62.

A SPEN football coach has been nominated to become one of the Olympic torch bearers before next summer’s games.

ONE of the nation’s best loved children’s book series has reached the ripe old age of 40 this week.

The Mr Men series of books was created by Cleckheaton-born author Roger Hargreaves in 1971 and the series has spawned television shows, audiobooks and its own Little Miss spin-off series of books.

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