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Inside the Council: We need more of that 40s spirit
Slimmers in Bailiff Bridge and Wyke have been dropping the pounds in weight to raise pounds in cash for charity.
Families in Clifton came together for their village football team’s first ever fun day.
Calder Valley MP Craig Whittaker has launched the We Made It! competition.
Councillors and police are still in talks to discourage anti social behaviour around a derelict pub in Rastrick.
Brighouse Juniors Football Club have been celebrating another successful campaign with their presentation and signing on day.
Youngsters were serving up a treat to customers at Frankie and Benny’s in Halifax as part of a special school trip.
Rastrick under 15s kept their winning run going at home to Broad Oak where they recorded their highest score of the season at 135 for three.
Brighouse Rangers have re-appointed a former coach from their National Conference days as head coach.
Brighouse Rangers Ladies team member Zoe Patchett has been selected to train with the England’s Students squad, writes Charlotte Henbest.
Rastrick slipped to a43 run defeat in their Oddfellows Cup tie against a Slaithwaite side who are second in the division above.
Lightcliffe CC travelled to Morley where they duly extended their winning streak with a comfortable victory.
Lightcliffe’s 3rdXI gained revenge for last season’ s Rod Warhurst Trophy bowl-out defeatat the hands of second tier Sowerby St Peters, with another resilient performance, involving contributions from all parts of the team in a 71 run success.
The family of a man who suffers from two rare and debilitating bone marrow disorders is organising a concert next month to raise funds for the charity which has helped him.
Waring Green Community Centre is calling all members to their AGM on Monday at 7.15pm.
It was the long, hot summer of 1976, flares, platform soles and afros were all the rage - and British soul band The Real Thing broke new ground when they reached the top of the charts with You To Me Are Everything.
John Scott, an organist of international fame, is currently director of music at New York’s principal Anglican Church - St Thomas’ Church on Fifth Avenue.
Brighouse singer-songwriter Roger Davies is on tour this summer performing tracks from his latest album ‘Songs in Plain English’.
ABrighouse man who overcame cancer 18 years ago is organising a special concert to raise money for the hospital ward where he was treated. Paul Muszanskyj, a graphic designer and musician, is putting the finishing touches to the evening of music and fun which will be held on Saturday, June 22 - the 18th anniversary of his remission from cancer. Paul, of Bailiff Bridge, was 33 when he was diagnosed with lymphoma in 1995. For the next six months, he was treated by the specialist cancer team on Ward 15 at Bradford Royal Infirmary.
Hipperholme Grammar Junior School is now a familiar name and place on Wakefield Road at Hipperholme but as time goes by fewer people will remember what it used to be called.
Now I wonder what these two mothers were thinking as they approached the photographer on this summer’s day in July 1970.
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Organisers of the first ever Brighouse 1940s weekend have hailed the event as a huge success and plans are already in place to make it an annual event.1 comment
It was on February 6 1952 when an Echo reporter walked to the Brighouse Magistrates Court and handed a hand written note to the Magistrates’ Clerk Mr Clegg.
When the going gets tough, Kirsty and Richard Knowles and their friends get going.
The history books tell us that the morning of Sunday September 3 1939 was bright and sunny. At 10am the BBC told its listeners to standby for an announcement of national importance. Every 15 minutes listeners were told that the Prime Minister would make announcement at 11.15am.
- GCSE results for Brighouse High
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- Comic, Jack Carroll, on tonight’s live show of Britain’s Got Talent
- Pensioner jailed for sex abuse charges dating back more than three decades.
- The Great St Matthew’s Bake Off
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