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Baildon Farmers' Market is attended by some of the artisan local food producers who are involved with the bid for a fine food market in Ilkley (41128796)

Monthly fine food market gains support

Council plans for an airport link road are slammed

Airport link road schemes labled "myopic and mediocre

Tammas Slater with the director of music, Christopher Rathbone at St Margaret’s Church, Ilkley

Talented teenager becomes first ever organ scholar at Ilkley church

Children at Westville House School in Ilkley enjoy their rugby world cup day

Ilkley school enjoys a rugby world cup themed day

DUMPED: The scene with the bags of dog mess left among recently-emptied bins scattered around the street

Anger at dog mess bags left dumped in Ilkley

Bradford Council chief executive, Kirsten England, who visited Ilkley on Friday. (40948115)

No quick answer to parking in Ilkley

Pictured from left to right are Edith (Form 2), Isla (Form 2), Jamie (Form 2) and Mischa (Form 4)

Ghyll Royd pupils awarded hat trick at regional arts competition

Sandra Newman and Bob Wilson at the existing Burley Scout Headquarters. (41067585)

New Scout and Guide headquarters at Burley-in-Wharfedale give the go-ahead despite concerns about traffic

Cyclist injured in crash north of Otley

Cyclist injured in crash north of Otley

John Suchet who opened this year's Ilkley Literature Festival, presenting his new book, The Last Waltz, about the Strauss family and Vienna

Ilkley Literature Festival has the town buzzing

Delivery driver sexually assaulted woman in her Ilkley home

Delivery driver sexually assaulted woman in her Ilkley home

World Chamption cyclist Lizzy Armistead visited schools in Otley and met children  to discuss her recent success,  Lizzy and mad keen cyclist Isobel Wilkes with two of Lizzy's shirts.. (40741731)

World champion Lizzie brightens Otley with visit

Denis Healey at Otley Labour club during the 1966 General Election run-in (left to right - Ethel Green, Michael McGowan, Jack Prichard, Denis Healey)

Local tributes pour in for Denis Healey

(39759699)Work by Libby Jubb

More artists in lineup for Ilkley Art Trail

(39640216)The cover of new book, Pringles, Visas and a Glow in the Dark Jesus, by Sharon Cracknell

Former Ilkley woman's travel adventures shared in new book

Malham Cove, which is on the route of A Dales High Way

Friends group offers latest news about the Dales High Way

Addingham man pens true crime book

Addingham man pens true crime book

(39639116)The Eastcoast Boys will present their Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons tribute show, Big Girls Don’t Cry, in Ilkley on October 22

Frankie Valli tribute brings the hits to Ilkley

‘Gentleman Juggler’ Mat Ricardo is aiming to wow audiences in Otley this month. Photograph by Tigz Rice

Award winning juggler lined up for Courthouse

Thrilling look at the age of Caesars

Colourful characters set for Ilkley Literature Festival's fringe

Steeton male Voice Choir members during their visit to Radio Leeds

Steeton men are up with the lark to sing about the miners

Review of Kiss Me, Kate, Opera North, Leeds Grand Theatre

The chapati oven in which the drugs were discovered

Trio jailed for 26 years after heroin worth nearly £2 million found hidden in chapati oven at Leeds Bradford Airport

Bradford Council chief executive Kersten England. (40239905)

Top council officer to see Ilkley's problems this week

Vicki Burton (right) with Sarah Lyles, who established Attic Womenswear in 2007 and are now sponsors of the fashion show which takes place next month

Ilkley fashion show will raise money for Marie Curie's Bradford hospice

Prestigious award for Ilkley café/bistro

Prestigious award for Ilkley café/bistro

Jenny Éclair who is looking forward to returning to Ilkley Literature Festival on October 11

Comedy and crime top the bill at Ilkley Literature Festival 2015

New year 7 student at Ilkley Grammar School take part in team building games at Nell Bank Activity Centre

Nell Bank Adventure for Ilkley Grammar School's new Year 7s

From left to right Mrs Elizabeth Coultas, Mr Hadley Nicholson and Mrs Keeley Smith

Ghyll Royd School and Pre-School welcomes new staff and pupils

Young archery world champion and Prince Henry's Grammar School student Joe Fairburn with his winning medal.

Otley school hails archery champion Joe


Rawdon brownie leader is thanked for more than 40 years service

(39398691)World record breaking climber, Vanessa O'Brien, on her visit to Ilkley Grammar School

Top climber shares tips for success with Ilkley students

(39197156)Ilkley Grammar School's Penny Burns, AJ Johnson, Thomas Lamb Peter Phillips, Jake Broughton and Lewis Hunter

Ilkley students win bloom award

Members of Guiseley Art Club working on paintings for their forthcoming exhibition.

Guiseley Art Club plans exhibition

(39819556)Ilkley artist Joy Godfrey is one of the artists exhibiting at Ilkley Art Trail. Photography by Anna Nolan

Art Trail to pop up at venues across Ilkley

Children at St Oswald's C of E Primary in Guiseley looking forward to a new chapter for their school

New chapter for Guiseley's oldest school

Gold standard end of life care earns Ilkley GP surgery national award

Councillor Martin Smith, chairman of Ilkley Youth and Community Association            (40149618)

Sports Hall for Ilkley youth centre in new planning bid

Mrs Alixena Lubomski, of Sacred Heart Catholic Primary, who is one of 70 headteachers to be appointed to the role of National Leader of Education (NLE)

Ilkley headteacher chosen for key school support role

Headteacher Imogen Addy, foundation governor Colin Crabtree opera singer Alexandra Lowe and concert organiser Carol Dawson

Sun shines on Beamsley's harvest show

Listening Year at Christchurch

Dr Marty Jopson, resident scientist on the BBC One Show, will be giving several talks at the 2015 Otley Science Festival

"Fabulous" week promised at 2015 Otley Science Festival

New Apperley Bridge station during final stages of construction

Opening of Apperley Bridge rail station delayed

Kate Saravanamuttu (centre) taking her turn on the exercise bike at Sainsbury's, Otley, with colleagues and Kathryn Wheelock and Glyn Gumbley (second from right and far right) from Otley and District RDA.

Otley and Aireborough supermarket staff cycle for charity

The expanded team at Wintersgill Associates in Ilkley

Accountants boost team

MP Greg Mulholland (centre) at the 2015 Pool Beer Festival.

Pool enjoys "fantastic" beer festival

Mr Brian Lee, an owner at Audley Clevedon, taking part in the cycle challenge

Pedal power at Audley Clevedon raises £254.14 for charity

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Ilkley Writers ‘What Lies Beneath’ at Ilkley Literature Festival Fringe

Sandy Docherty, of Yeadon, who has signed up to take part in Bradford’s first Food and Drink Festival

Yeadon's Sandy signs up for Bradford Food and Drink Festival

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