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  • Otley set to test new-look Guiseley's credentials

    Two sides who have hit the ground running clash on Saturday when Otley entertain Guiseley. read more

  • Jazz band kicks off Bolton Abbey Priory concert series

    Bolton Abbey Priory’s 2014 concert series gets under way tomorrow evening. read more

  • Police renew appeal to trace Ilkley jeweller raiders

    Police have renewed their appeal for witnesses and footage of the attack on an Ilkley jewellers as investigations continue. read more

  • Otley store holds fundraising fashion show for Cystic Fibrosis Trust

    A fundraising fashion show featuring outfits from an Otley store will take place next month. read more

  • Woman twice over limit is banned after driving on Ilkley road

    A Bradford woman has been disqualified from driving for two years after she admitted drink-driving on Hangingstone Road in Ilkley. Hannah Bates, 32, of Spinney Rise, Tong, was also fined £500 after Bradford and Keighley Magistrates Court heard she drove a BMW on April 2 while more than two-and-a-half times the drink-drive limit. read more

  • Six-year-old Harry Buckley's book now on sale Ilkley Gazette: Harry Buckley has a go at DJ-ing (Photo by Rick Lyon)

    A fundraising book written by Otley boy Harry Buckley is now on sale in the town. read more

  • Passing A&E doctor helps at Apperley Bridge crash

    A passing A&E doctor came to the aid of a badly injured driver after a car crash. read more

  • Ilkley King's Hall show to help Grace's Wish to swim with dolphins Ilkley Gazette: Grace Hitchin

    A charity show of music and dance will take place at the King’s Hall in Ilkley tomorrow, to raise funds and awareness of Niemann-Pick Disease. read more

  • Come and join us at the Cancer Slam on The Grove in Ilkley

    The leader of an Ilkley aerobics group and volunteers will be dancing up a storm to inspire women to enter Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life in the town. read more

  • Otley hockey club in appeal for new members

    An Otley-based hockey club will begin holding open sessions next week in a bid to attract more people to the sport. read more

  • Free fun fair for Ilkley's LS29 group

    Children and families from LS29 Special Needs Support Group have been given “free time” to enjoy the Ilkley Carnival fun fair a day ahead of the main event. read more

  • Easter Day marks start of new Diocese of West Yorkshire and the Dales Ilkley Gazette: Nick Baines Bishop designate urged churches to plant poppies

    The first new diocese in the Church of England for 85 years came into being on Easter Day as three dioceses, including Bradford, were merged. read more

  • Ilkley Film Festival joy thanks to funding boost

    Ilkley Film Festival has secured a £5,000 grant from Film Hub North, part of the BFI Film Audience Network, enabling it to host a new series of monthly events, from September to December, culminating in a two-day Ilkley Christmas Film Festival. read more

  • Jonny Brownlee takes on champ Gomesz Ilkley Gazette: PIPPED AT THE POST: Jonny Brownlee, left, is just beaten to the line by Spain’s Javier Gomez during the World Triathlon in Hyde Park yesterday

    Olympic champion Alistair Brownlee will again be an absentee when the second race in this year’s World Series is held in Cape Town this weekend. read more

  • Ventus young guns cause cup upset

    Ventus United 2 Yeadon Veterans 1 read more

  • Bower urges Lions to get job done Ilkley Gazette: Mark Bower wants to bring in new players

    Manager Mark Bower is urging his Guiseley players to “get the job done” when they take on Gloucester City at Nethermoor on Saturday. read more

  • ‘Reopen Horsforth and Arthington stations to ease traffic,’ says Wharfedale MP

    An MP is calling on transport bosses to take bids to reopen railway stations at Arthington and Horsforth Woodside seriously. read more

  • Tributes as ‘devoted’ boss of Ilkley theatre dies

    The family of a well-known theatre manager have paid tribute to him as a ‘devoted husband, dad and friend’ following his sudden death at the age of 59. read more

  • Sam Tordoff secures win at Donnington Park

    Sam Tordoff scored his first win of the 2014 campaign in a thrilling weekend of racing in the British Touring Car Championship at Donnington Park. read more

  • Ilkley keep title-winning coaching team

    Newly-crowned Yorkshire Division One champ-ions Ilkley have moved quickly to secure the services of the men who masterminded their triumph. read more

  • Ilkley's Kate nets England place

    Ilkley’s Kate Nixon, pictured, has been called up to represent England in the Six Nations Championships at Lilleshaaw on May 23-25. read more

  • Dynamo power to top of Premier table

    Ilkley Dynamo 6 Menston 1 read more

  • Kenneth Cecil Turner

    TURNER Kenneth Cecil On April 17, aged 88 years of Burley In Wharfedale. Devoted husband of Margaret, former headmaster of Stoney Lea Middle School, Cottingley. Funeral service will take place at Rawdon Crematorium on Monday, April 28, at 9.40am. Donations in memory of Ken can be made to Cancer Research U.K or Alzheimer's Society c/o H. Eaton & Sons, Ashlands Road, Ilkley, LS29 8JT. read more

  • Walford Evans

    EVANS Walford Mary, Christine, Gillian and all the family would sincerely like to thank everyone for their kindness and expressions of sympathy received. Thank you also to those who attended the thanksgiving service for Walford's life. The family are also very grateful for the charitable donations received in his memory. Special thanks go to the district nurses and the carers from Dales Community Care who looked after Walford with such skill and affection. We are grateful to Revd David Macha for all his support and for conducting such comforting and uplifting services and to Philip and his team at Howcrofts' Funeral Services for their sensitivity and professionalism. read more

  • Pauline BUTLER

    BUTLER Pauline David, Richard, Paul and family would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for their messages of sympathy and cards of condolence received during their recent sad bereavement. David would also like to thank staff and customers at Kettley's and hope to see them again in the near future. Funeral arrangements to follow. read more

  • Moyra COURT

    Moyra COURT Facing your birthday without you is really hard to bear And losing you the way we did will always seem unfair, But memories are lovely things, they last from day to day And special ones we have of you will never fade away. From your loving husband Leslie and family. read more

  • richard hudson

    Richard HUDSON April 25, Tears instead of wishes, Flowers instead of cards But you left us precious memories that will stay within our hearts. With love on your 40th birthday. From Mum, John, Andrew, Sarah, Richard, Grace and Alfie. xxx read more

  • Margaret Jennifer Cameron

    CAMERON Margaret Jennifer (nee Holmes) 14/04/14. At L.G.I aged 83 years. Much loved mother of Lynn and Hazel, dear mother-in-law of Nigel, loving grandma of Matthew and Michelle, Jennifer, Joseph and Sally and Elizabeth and great grandma of Natasha and Lewis. Service will take place at Otley Methodist Church on Monday April 28 at 1.30pm followed by cremation at Rawdon Crematorium. Family flowers only please but donations in lieu if so desired to National Children's Home for which a plate will be available at the service. Friends please accept this intimation. Enquiries to Kettley's Funeral Service. Tel. 0113 250 3716 . read more

  • Stewart ADAMS

    Stewart ADAMS April 25, 2010. Treasured memories of a much loved Husband and Father. You were taken from us 4 years ago, But our memories will keep you with us forever. You are forever in our thoughts. Your loving wife Anne, sons Declan and Kieran. God bless until we meet again. read more


    Jose CARTWRIGHT Passed away April 30, 2006. Loved and remembered always by husband Terry, Suzanne and Dave, Lewis and Shannon, Shane and Nicky, Saskia and Joel. read more

  • john trevor ellison

    John Trevor ELLISON April 16, 2007 Treasured memories of my darling husband and a very dear dad. Those we love don't go away, They walk beside us every day, Unseen, unheard but always near, Still loved, still missed and very dear. We don't say goodbye Trev. All my love, Pauline, Emma, Bethany and Ethan. xxxx PLEASE NOTE THIS NOTICE HAS BEEN RE-PRINTED DUE TO A PREVIOUS ERROR. read more


    Julie Ann SWIFT Precious memories of our daughter and sister Julie Ann, died April 27, 1969. This day in April comes back with regret, It brings back a day we will never forget, A day to remember, So sad to recall. Love, Mum, Dad, Graham and Lynda. xxxx read more

  • Robert SEASTRON

    Robert (Rob) SEASTRON Precious memories of our dear Robert, who died tragically April 29, 1998, aged 20. Loved with a love beyond all telling, Missed with a grief beyond all tears. Love always, Mum and Family. XXX read more

  • Tony Gaunt

    Tony GAUNT Died, April 28, 2013. Sadly missed, Always in our hearts, Loved and remembered every day. Love, Mum, Susan, Paul and all the Family. xxxx read more

  • City of Bradford Metropolitan District

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