Christmas Tree Collection Brings In Happy New Year At Manorlands
Volunteer Andy Robinson loading a tree into the van
The brand new Manorlands Christmas Tree Collection Service has raised over £7500 for Sue Ryder Manorlands Hospice.
From Monday 8th – Saturday 13th…
18th Jan 2018 10:44 AM
Councillors Voice Support For Queensbury Tunnel Path
Campaigners at the tunnel. Photo by FourByThree.
Bradford Councillors have expressed overwhelming support for the idea of restoring the disused railway tunnel under Queensbury, West Yorkshire, to host…
17th Jan 2018 10:37 AM
PM Call With Chancellor Kurz: 16 January 2018
Prime Minister Theresa May spoke with Chancellor Kurz of Austria.
A Downing Street spokesperson said:
"In a positive phone call this afternoon, the Prime Minister spoke to Chancellor Kurz of Austria.…
16th Jan 2018 08:10 PM
Blue Monday 2018
Why is it called Blue Monday?
Blue Monday - photo by Lovro67
Blue Monday is the third Monday in January and seems to have been given the title because of the post-Christmas blues.
In 2018 the date…
14th Jan 2018 09:00 PM
photo by Elliott Brown
Transport Minister Jo Johnson said:
"This has clearly been a devastating incident and my thoughts are with all those affected.
"I am grateful for the courage of both the…
12th Jan 2018 03:25 PM
Cold Weather Prompts Further Health Warnings From PHE
photo by Tom Blackwell
Colder weather has arrived in northern England prompting PHE warnings.
The Met Office today said North East, North West and Yorkshire and the Humber regions were all experiencing…
17th Jan 2018 06:08 PM
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson Calls For A United Front On North Korea At Summit In Vancouver
Mr Johnson was speaking at a two day gathering in Vancouver jointly hosted by the US and Canada, focusing on security and stability on the Korean Peninsula.
The Foreign Secretary said:
"There can be…
16th Jan 2018 10:46 PM
UK Funded Vaccines Save Rohingya Children From Deadly Diphtheria Outbreak
Four-year-old Anawar has beaten diphtheria thanks to the efforts of British medics in Kutupalong camp, Bangladesh. Picture: Russell Watkins/DFID
The UK has once again led the response to the Rohingya…
15th Jan 2018 09:44 PM
Prime Minister Theresa May's Thai Pongal Message
photo by ramesh lyanswamy
As Thai Pongal begins, Tamil families here in the UK and around the world are coming together to celebrate. It’s a time to cast out the old and embrace opportunities to…
14th Jan 2018 06:48 PM
Green Light For Hull's £42m Humber Flood Scheme
The Humber Hull Frontages will improve flood protection to 113,000 properties in Hull
Funding has been secured for a £42 million upgrade to the tidal flood defence scheme in the Humber Estuary –…
11th Jan 2018 07:43 PM