A brave neighbour rescued a teenager who was ‘minutes from death’ in a house fire.
Surattikan Nicklin, dragged 13-year-old Charlotte Willans out of her burning home in Howden Clough, Birstall. Charlotte was found unconcious in the kitchen.
ALSO: An inquest has heard how a roofer who fell to his death while helping to prune a tree had weaned himself off medication for vertigo. Craig McNulty, of Staincliffe, had been working with his partner’s father to cut the branches at her sister’s home last August.
AND FINALLY: Illegal motorists were caught out by roadside checks by police in Batley last week. Officers used number plate recognition technology to target deliquent drivers, seizing one car with no insurance and finding cannabis in another.
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