Rothwell (City of Leeds)

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First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Leeds nostalgia: Stank Hall barn goes back in time

This week Times Past looks at Stank Hall Barn, the oldest building in Leeds and the efforts afoot to bring it back into use.Sue Ottley-Hughes, co-chair of The Friends of Stank Hall Barn, tells Times Past about plans to bring new life to Leeds’s oldest ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 3 reports

Maisie, 84, in world walk challenge

Pensioner Maisie Allan is making a brave bid to walk the world in aid of Yorkshire Air Ambulance.With a pedometer attached to count every step she takes each day, Maisie plans to walk around 65 million steps - the equivalent of a round-the-world hike ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Maisie, 84, in world walk challenge

Pensioner Maisie Allan is making a brave bid to walk the world in aid of Yorkshire Air Ambulance.With a pedometer attached to count every step she takes each day, Maisie plans to walk around 65 million steps - the equivalent of a round-the-world hike ... [Published Halifax Evening Courier - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Manheim invests in Leeds auction centre

Manheim has invested with a six-figure sum to improve its Leeds auction centre.Manheim Auctions Leeds, which has been operating on the same 17-acre site in Rothwell since 1963, re-launched in March 2014.Formerly split into two separate auction halls with ... [Published AM Online - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

M62 special report: Chaos and misery on the motorway

Drivers have faced hours of misery on the M62 in recent weeks after a number of accidents in the region have brought the motorway to a standstill.Traffic has been held up on the motorway for as long seven hours while police and the Highways Agency cleared ... [Published Halifax Evening Courier - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

UPDATE: Tributes to 16-year-old, Aleysha Rothwell found hanged in Breightmet

16-year-old Aleysha Rothwell, who was found hanged at her home in Crossdale Road, Breightmet.A 16-YEAR-OLD girl has been found hanged at a house in Breightmet.Tributes to Aleysha Rothwell have been pouring in from devastated friends on Facebook and Twitter ... [Published Bolton News - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

YEP Letters: March 31

COMMUNITY spirit is a phrase that we hear a lot, but is there any one thing that causes us to have it?I read in the YEP last week that Otley and Chapel Allerton have been recognised as being among the best places to live in the country. I send an almighty ... [Published Yorkshire Evening Post - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Two more charged over Leeds traveller commune killing

Two men were due in court today charged over the murder of a man at a travellers’ commune on the outskirts of Leeds.Reynolds Tunney, 53, and Thomas Tunney, 31, both from the York area, are the latest to face allegations relating to the death of Sidney ... [Published Yorkshire Evening Post - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

Robin Hood: Update from the Latest Robin Hood PACT Meeting 13th March 2014

The Robin Hood PACT Meeting was held on the 13th March 2014 and was attended by Police Community Support Officer Debbie Watson as well as nine residents and Local Councilors Lisa Mulherin and Karen Renshaw.A summary of the low crime figures since last ... [Published West Yorkshire Police - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 2 reports

School in the Cloud community digital platform launched

Professor Sugata Mitra unveiled the School in the Cloud’s new digital platform at the TED 2014 conference in Canada today, (19 March 2014) bringing together educators, children and Skype Grannies from all over the world.When he won the 2013 TED Prize ... [Published Newcastle University - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Kids and 'ghosts' in the class

? March 13, Thursday ? Chandrakona, West Midnapore A 12-year-old raises his hand to ask Sugata Mitra a question that immediately brings a smile to his face. “Kaku, ‘megher koley’ maney ki? (Uncle, what does in the lap of a cloud mean)?” the boy asks. ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Mar 17 2014]
First reported Mar 16 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 2 reports

Firefighters still at scene of Castleford fire

Firefighters are still at the scene of a huge blaze in Castleford town centre.Crews were called to a three-storey building on Bradley Street at around 2.30pm yesterday (Sunday).A spokeswoman for West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said the fire affected ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Mar 17 2014]

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Maisie said: "I have been fundraising for charities for about 20 years and Yorkshire Air Ambulance is my favourite."
One said: "You beautiful girly, at least we know you're going to be happy. We all love and miss you so much."
"For years, Skype in the Classroom has been inspiring students to learn in new ways through collaborative real time video calls with guest speakers and classrooms worldwide” said Wendy Norman, Head of Skype Social Good. “Microsoft is excited to be partnering with Sugata Mitra to create a new approach to learning via Skype, reaching settings where there are no teachers or classrooms; just children with endless curiosity and a hunger to learn."
"Geoff never takes the easy route when it comes to fundraising, and his achievements so far for Heart Research UK have been fantastic as well as inspiring and innovative."

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Leeds nostalgia: Stank Hall barn goes back in time [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 12 2014]
Maisie, 84, in world walk challenge [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 10 2014]
Global walk is Leeds 84-year-old’s latest epic ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 10 2014]
Global walk is Leeds 84-year-old’s latest epic ... [Published Yorkshire Evening Post - Apr 10 2014]
Maisie, 84, in world walk challenge [Published Halifax Evening Courier - Apr 08 2014]
Manheim invests in Leeds auction centre [Published AM Online - Apr 08 2014]
M62 special report: Chaos and misery on the mot... [Published Halifax Evening Courier - Apr 07 2014]
UPDATE: Tributes to 16-year-old, Aleysha Rothwe... [Published Bolton News - Apr 04 2014]
YEP Letters: March 31 [Published Yorkshire Evening Post - Mar 31 2014]
Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: ... [Published Highways Agency - Mar 28 2014]
Two more charged over Leeds traveller commune k... [Published Yorkshire Evening Post - Mar 27 2014]
Robin Hood: Update from the Latest Robin Hood P... [Published West Yorkshire Police - Mar 20 2014]
Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: ... [Published Highways Agency - Mar 20 2014]
School in the Cloud community digital platform ... [Published Newcastle University - Mar 19 2014]
Manheim relaunches its Leeds centre after six-f... [Published Car Dealer Magazine - Mar 19 2014]
Preview the School in the Cloud documentary &#8... [Published TED Blog - Mar 19 2014]
Kids and 'ghosts' in the class [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Mar 17 2014]
Firefighters still at scene of Castleford fire [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Mar 17 2014]
FIREFIGHTERS are tackling a huge blaze in Castl... [Published Yorkshire Evening Post - Mar 16 2014]
Berwick’s new vicar seeks active role in community [Published Berwick Advertiser - Mar 16 2014]
Yorkshire Adventurer Goes On Capital Tour This ... [Published The Yorkshire Times - Mar 15 2014]
Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber: ... [Published Highways Agency - Mar 13 2014]
YEP Letters: March 12 [Published Yorkshire Evening Post - Mar 12 2014]
How HS2 will tear up rural England [Published Telegraph - Jul 20 2013]
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Preview the School in the Cloud documentary &#8... [Published TED Blog - Mar 19 2014]
By Natasha Scripture Sugata Mitra thinks big. At last year’s TED, he unveiled his dream to transform primary education. Instead of a teacher, a chalkboard and a generic curriculum, the recipient of the 2013 TED Prize asked us to imagine an environment ...
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