Thu 11 Aug 2022
TRAVELODGE has exchanged contracts for its 69-room hotel on Forge Island — part of its £160 million expansion programme.
By Antony Clay on Fri 09 Mar 2018
ANGLERS and canoers have cleaned up a riverside site which a government agency failed to tidy for the last two years.
By Michael Upton on Fri 23 Feb 2018
A 54-YEAR-OLD man has been convicted of 23 offences of rape and indecent against a young girl more than 30 years ago.
By Dave Doyle on Tue 20 Feb 2018
A 54-YEAR-OLD man has gone on trial accused of grooming and raping a young girl more than 30 years ago.
By Michael Upton on Mon 15 Jan 2018
CYCLING fans - and anyone else excited about the biggest bike race in the country - can find out more about the Tour de Yorkshire’s return to the area at a special event this week.
By Sam Cooper on Wed 03 Jan 2018
MOTORISTS face delays while repairs to a water main are carried out.
By Dave Doyle on Wed 06 Dec 2017
FIRE CREWS attended several deliberate refuse fires overnight.
By Sam Cooper on Thu 17 Aug 2017
AMPUTEE Danielle Wood will hold a charity fun day and auction this weekend to raise money for the hospital ward which treated her.
By Antony Clay on Wed 19 Jul 2017
A FIRST-time boxer punched his way to a knockout total for charity.
By Michael Upton on Fri 14 Jul 2017
A NURSERY is inviting the public to its teddy bears’ picnic and fun day this weekend.
By Antony Clay on Thu 29 Jun 2017
THREE fire crews were called out to an accidental fire amongst recycling waste.
By Dave Doyle on Mon 19 Jun 2017
FIREFIGHTERS were kept busy over the warm weekend — mostly by deliberate acts of arson.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 12 May 2017
A NURSING home has been placed in special measures by inspectors who warned it was unsafe for residents.
By Michael Upton on Thu 11 May 2017
AMAZING aerial footage shows the scale of the huge plastics fire which engulfed a recycling yard this week — and the enormous plume of smoke and fumes it created.
By Sam Cooper on Wed 10 May 2017
PEOPLE forced out of their homes after a huge fire at a recycling plant have been allowed to return.
By Antony Clay on Tue 09 May 2017
A MAJOR blaze at a recycling plant in Swinton is under control this morning.