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Todmorden Town Hall has the mark of success

Todmorden Town Hall has received a prestigious visitor accreditation from official tourist board Visit England.

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It’s time to break down employment barriers for disabled people

It’s time to break down employment barriers for disabled people

With nearly half of UK businesses (45 per cent) being apprehensive about hiring someone with a disability because of fears they wouldn’t be able to do the job, British employers are worsening an already discriminatory employment system for the disabled.

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Seven new routes from Leeds Bradford Airport announced

Seven new routes from Leeds Bradford Airport announced

Seven new routes will take off from Leeds Bradford Airport this year as airline Ryanair expands its roster.

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The information boards at Leeds Station look a little different today

Valentine's messages light up Leeds Station

Commuters using Leeds Station this morning may have noticed some unusual 'arrivals' on the information boards.

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Bus timetable changes are set to be introduced this coming weekend.

New bus timetables set to be rolled out across West Yorkshire

A raft of timetable changes to buses across West Yorkshire - one of the largest to ever take place - are set to come into force this weekend.

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Asda is selling white roses to symbolise Yorkshire

War of the roses: Asda sells white bouquets for Yorkshire patriots

If you're a proud Yorkshire resident, buying red roses for your beloved can leave you conflicted.
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Motorway delays building at rush hour in West Yorkshire

Motorists travelling face delays on motorways in West Yorkshire this morning (Monday).
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The three stainless steel heart-shaped 3D printed bead designs on a CABLE bracelet.

Valentine's Day shoppers loving 3D printed Sheffield stainless steel jewellery

Valentine's Day shoppers are falling in love with amazing new 3D printed stainless steel jewellery made in Sheffield.
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One district council say its insurers advised them to put the sign up over health and safety fears. The average business owner now spends over a quarter of their time grinding through admin and battling red tape and regulations. - SWNS

Red tape and regulations are ‘smothering British businesses’

The average small business owner now spends over a quarter of their time battling red tape and regulations.

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How to prepare for your work appraisal

How to prepare for your work appraisal

Most of us, if we’re being honest, find appraisals boring and unhelpful.

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Energy regulator sets temporary price cap for prepaying customers

Energy regulator sets temporary price cap for prepaying customers

Ofgem has set a temporary price cap to protect over four million households who prepay for their energy.

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EU imported beer set to rise as a result of Brexit

EU imported beer set to rise as a result of Brexit

The financial hit of Brexit is appearing to affect Britain’s boozers as EU beers Budweiser, Carling, Carlsberg and Heineken raise wholesale costs.

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Traffic and travel

Friday night rush hour in West Yorkshire: Live incidents

Hurrying home tonight? Here are the traffic incidents currently affecting routes in West Yorkshire.

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Lettuce shortage is just the tip of the iceberg

Lettuce shortage is just the tip of the iceberg

Supermarkets are rationing vegetables after a Spanish growing region was hit by flooding.

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Fire service recruits for first time in eight years

Fire service recruits for first time in eight years

Have you always dreamed of being a firefighter?

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CHANGES: Learners prepare to set off on their driving test, which is set to include four new parts. PIC: Simon Hulme.

Driving test to change later this year

The driving test is set to change later this year.

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Gambling site reveals Britain's most inappropriate bets

Gambling site reveals Britain's most inappropriate bets

The age the Queen will live to, the next celebrity to die and Angelina Jolie's next boyfriend.

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Leeds Bradford Airport boosts New York flights roster

Leeds Bradford Airport boosts New York flights roster

Leeds Bradford Airport will increase its service to New York this year after announcing seven charter flights.

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YORKSHIRE BANK at Todmorden.

Todmorden’s Yorkshire Bank branch to be axed

Yorkshire Bank will close 39 of its branches including the one in Todmorden over the next 12 months.

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Calderdale tourism - Calderdale road sign, Queensbury Road.

Boost for Calderdale tourism with £150k grant

Tourism in Calderdale has been given a huge boost thanks to a £150,000 investment from Arts Council England.

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