Archive for March, 2013

Wilsons Solicitors charity dining event in aid of HALE at the Waterside

Wilsons Solicitors charity dining event in aid of HALE at the Waterside

| March 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

By John Wilson. At Wilsons we like to be part of the community, not locked away in some faceless office block like so much of the legal profession, mumbling away in legal jargon impenetrable to outsiders. We believe in plain English and plain speaking, and our offices are where our clients are – in the […]

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Groups directory: April 2013

Groups directory: April 2013

| March 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

9th Bradford North Scouts Beavers meet Tue 6-7.15pm. Cubs meet Wed 6.30-7.45pm. Meetings take place at Sandy Lane Methodist Church. Contact Phil: 07973 339007. Appalachian Dance with Roll Back The Carpet Want to try something different, get fit, meet new friends, dance to live music? Then come along to one of our practice nights held […]

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St Ives ponies spread smiles

St Ives ponies spread smiles

| March 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Two miniature spotted ponies on the St Ives estate have been spreading joy well beyond their field. Alfie and Spot are part of the Pat a Pony scheme, which takes ponies on therapeutic visits to care homes, day centres and schools across the region.

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Pet of the month: Lizzie

Pet of the month: Lizzie

| March 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Lizzie is a five-year-old neutered greyhound bitch. She is partly housetrained and she travels well. She is a really sweet-natured, affectionate dog who loves attention. She particularly enjoys having her belly rubbed.

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Allerton Cat Rescue seniors

Allerton Cat Rescue seniors

| March 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

New feline faces are a common sight for the cats of Allerton Cat Rescue: new friends to be made – or in some case foes – and companions to be played with. But for one particular group of cats, change is a sad part of their lives.

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Birdwatching at Denso Marston Nature Reserve

Birdwatching at Denso Marston Nature Reserve

| March 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

In the third of an occasional series of articles, Carol Barrett describes a birdwatching walk undertaken by the local RSPB group in the Bingley area. By Carol Barrett (photo by Paul Barrett).

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How things have changed!

How things have changed!

| March 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Another episode in the life of John Butterfield of Cottingley.

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Another Easter story

Another Easter story

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Eric Firth recalls the Easter of 1947, at the start of one of the best British summers ever.

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Spring

Spring

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A poem by Gerard Manley Hopkins.

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Meet some of the greyhounds in our care and ready for adoption

Meet some of the greyhounds in our care and ready for adoption

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In last months’ article, Kate Barrett told us about volunteering and fundraising for Sheffield Retired Greyhounds. This month, Kate – treasurer of the Trust and local businesswoman – tells us more about a few of the greyhounds currently living at the kennels until forever homes can be found for them.

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