PUPILS from Ashlands Primary School are hitting the right notes and singing their way to success.
Whoever said knitting was going out of fashion hadn’t bargained for staff and students at Guiseley School who are working away at the traditional craft to help African Aids orphans.
Will the accomplished Addingham Pantomime Group be able to top the heady heights of last year? Their hugely successful version of Snow White almost brought the village to a standstill last February half-term and duly picked up seven awards at the Wharfedale Festival of Theatre, in the company’s debut year in the competition.
FUNDRAISING efforts for the devastated island of Haiti are still taking place as the death toll continues to rise.
The picturesque Cornish village of Rederring is surely the only place on earth to have its own troupe of professional bridesmaids.
Aireborough Gilbert and Sullivan Society’s Pirates of Penzance at Yeadon Town Hall until Saturday.
He was 13 when he left his Yorkshire home to figure in one of the landmark movies of the 1970s.
Stories from the archives of the Ilkley Gazette
Fundraisers see much of their work washed away by a debastating flood
Plans to rebuild Ilkley Grammar School are exercising the minds of Gazette readers this week.
The new year has brought a peculiar form of planning blight to Ilkley. A flurry of applications regarding large developments in the town has brought uncertainty to the future of its landscape and divided public opinion.
A vision to build a £30 million superschool on green belt land in Ben Rhydding has stumbled at the first planning hurdle.
Parish council leader Alan Morrell has been accused of damaging good working relationships between Brad-ford and Ilkley.
Church-goers will be giving their hearts away to shoppers in the run-up to Valentine’s Day as part of an ongoing Love Ilkley campaign.
Fourteen gymnasts from Ilkley Gym Club made an impressive debut at the City of Leeds GymFest.
Newcastle University 2 Ben Rhydding 4 BEN Rhydding survived a scare at Newcastle as they found themselves two goals down at half- time but a remarkable turn around in the second -half, aided to a degree by Newcastle pressing the self destruct button, saw Rhydding convert four goals to keep them top of the league.
Morpeth 21 Ilkley 0 Ilkley made the long trek north to Morpeth for a game they must have harboured hopes of winning. After a 13-13 draw at Stack’s Field early in the season Ilkley knew they were capable of beating their North-East opponents but sadly, an inept display saw them go down to a 21-0 defeat.
Leeds University 0 Ben Rhydding Ladies 2nds 1 Ben Rhydding Ladies Hockey Club were stunned last week with the tragic and sudden passing of Dot Mainwaring, club stalwart for many years and a recent captain of Ben Rhydding Seconds.
Tesco has lodged an appeal against the decision to block plans for a new supermarket in Ilkley – six months after proposals were unanimously thrown out.