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From Keighley News, February 27th, 2018
Written by Alistair Shand

A PETITION has been launched by Craven ward Labour Party members protesting at cuts to school funding in the area. Organisers say primary schools in Steeton, Eastburn, Silsden and Addingham have all seen real-term reductions in pupil funding. The party cites NUT figures which show cuts in the ward ranging from £264 to £400 per pupil.

From Wharfedale Observer, February 22nd, 2018
Written by Jim Jack

OTLEY and Yeadon's MP is fighting for British basketball to be properly funded. Alex Sobel (Lab, Leeds North West) led a Parliamentary debate on the future of the sport in the UK last week.

From Ilkley Gazette, February 21st, 2018
Written by Alistair Shand

KEIGHLEY social housing group Incommunities has celebrated its 15th birthday. A gathering, including a cake-cutting, was held at the group's headquarters. Among the guests was Keighley MP John Grogan, representing all the district's MPs, and Baroness Margaret Eaton.

From Keighley News, February 19th, 2018
Written by Miran Rahman

KEIGHLEY'S MP said he was told the performance of the town's Marks and Spencer's food and clothing store had deteriorated "significantly" in recent times. John Grogan was reporting back on a meeting he had with an M&S team in London, which he attended with Bradford Council leader Cllr Susan Hinchcliffe.