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Variety of images on show at this year’s Camera Club exhibition

This weekend will see the start of the ever-popular photographic image exhibition by the Hebden Bridge Camera Club, at Hebden Bridge Town Hall.

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Early Leeds Festival goers brave the rain in Leeds this morning. Picture Jonathan Gawthorpe

Yorkshire weather: County battered by severe summer storms as flood sirens are sounded and transport halted

Yorkshire has been hit with severe summer storms this morning, leaving parts of the county flooded and warning sirens being sounded in parts of Leeds.

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Pictured at Todrophenia 2017 are Ewan Haswell, Debra Haswell, Jim and Sandra Rothwell, and Wendy Williams

Gleaming machines bring splash of colour

After a damp start to the day, the sun came out and it got even brighter with the whirr of brightly coloured scooters heading for Todrophenia 2017 at Todmorden Cricket Club last Saturday.

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Geoff Love at work on an arrangement. Special events and a biography launch to mark the centenary of his birth take place over the weekend of September 2 and 3 in Todmorden

Special free walk maps produced for Todmorden’s Geoff Love centenary weekend

A special guide has been produced for the Geoff Love Walk which is part of the centenery weekend to remember the Todmorden-born musician, band leader and musical arranger.

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Piece Hall Welcome Weekend

Thousands get a piece of the action at welcome weekend in Halifax

LAST WEEKEND welcomed an extravaganza to Halifax’s Piece Hall courtyard in celebration of its £19 million refurbishment.

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Date: 20th February 2017.
Picture James Hardisty.
YP-Business......Bec Evans and Chris Smith, of Hebden Bridge, have developed an online platform to help writers improve their skills.

£40,000 will help Prolifiko to next level

A start-up company has successfully gone through a Dragon’s Den-style presentation to land the £40,000 backing of a major venture capital tech fund.

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The Great British Bake Off 2017: meet the contestants

The Great British Bake Off 2017: meet the contestants

The wait for The Great British Bake Off is nearly over and now the contestants for this year's show have been revealed and they include a scientist, an architect and a former Officer in the Royal Artillery.

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David Glover

How our town used to look

Local historian David Glover will present a kaleidoscope of prints depicting ‘Our Good Old Town’ through old prints and views of Halifax 1762-1900, beginning with a Halifax panorama engraved before the Piece Hall was built, on Tuesday, August 29 (8.15pm, entry £2).

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Chartists: Historian David Glover  speaks about Chartist graves, including that of Ben Rushton,  at Lister Lane cemetery

Remembering blood spilt on rights march

On the 175th anniversary of the August 1842 march for the rights of working people, when blood was shed on the streets of Halifax, a large number gathered at Lister Lane Cemetery in the town to hear the wider story of this troubled time.

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Geoff Love back on Yorkshire turf for the final time with the baton, conducting the Young Person's Concert Foundation in Halifax, 1990

A world of music - with Love from Yorkshire

He had a smile as broad as his home town accent, and with ability in abundance Yorkshireman Geoff Love was a musical talent of world reknown.

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Chairman of U3A Todmorden with  Geoff Tansey. Photo by Roger Howard.

Food for thought at latest Todmorden U3A meeting

U3A Todmorden have a challenging talk this July from Geoff Tansey which has given us much food for thought.

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Paralympian to take on huge cycle challenge

Paralympian to take on huge cycle challenge

A Hebden Bridge Paralympian has announced that he will participate in next month’s “Deloitte Ride Across Britain” event, in support of the national disability charity Sense.

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Elegant tall Japanese Anemones in August with long-flowering qualities

Todmorden in Bloom: The best way to water your growing plants

When our summer weather remains dry, effective watering may be necessary. If you water, apply well to soil at the base of plants.

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Shanna Newby.

Thousands raised to help teenager with brain haemorrhage get home

An appeal to bring a 17-year-old home after she suffered a brain haemorrhage on holiday has raised thousands.

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Children will be forced to reply to their parents' texts

Dad creates app that forces children to text their parents back

A father was so fed up with his teenage son ignoring his messages that he created an app - to force him to text back.

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Fix it Fred has been busy at the college making good the plumbing of the water butts

Incredible Edible: August is shaping up to be wet and windy

August is shaping up to be wet and windy. But we have been lucky so far, first Sunday gardening was one of the rare sunny days.

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Shanna Newby.

Halifax family’s plea for help to get teen home after suffering brain injury on holiday

What should have been a dream holiday for a young Halifax couple turned into a nightmare when a 17-year-old girl suffered a brain haemorrhage.

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A-level results were announced today.

A-levels 2017: Your results guide for East Yorkshire

Here are the results from the schools and colleges across East Yorkshire.

Education
A-level results were announced today.

Read more at: http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/education/a-levels-2017-your-results-guide-for-north-yorkshire-1-8707961

A-levels 2017: Your results guide for South Yorkshire

Here are the results from the schools and colleges across South Yorkshire.

Education
A-level results were announced today.

A-levels 2017: Your results guide for North Yorkshire

Here are the results from the schools and colleges across North Yorkshire.

Education
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