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From Keighley News, 17th October 2017
Written by Alistair Shand 

 CAMPAIGNERS are stepping-up their opposition to the "privatisation" of some parts of Airedale NHS Foundation Trust.Union members will be gathering names on a petition in Keighley, Shipley and Ilkley town centres this Saturday (Oct 21), between noon and 2pm.

From Telegraph and Argus, 16th October 2017
Written by Karen Pickering

Top civil servants have admitted no assessment was carried out to see how the loss of 2,000 jobs at tax offices in Bradford and Shipley would impact on the district’s economy, politicians have claimed. The revelation is said to have been made during a meeting between three of the district’s MPs and Jon Thompson, chief executive of HM Revenue & Customs.

From Keighley News, 12th October 2017
Written by David Knights

A FORMER Keighley deputy mayor has called for a special campaign to rid the town of litter. Retired councillor Ian Dermondy demanded that Bradford Council’s new private litter cops, currently confined to Bradford city centre, be dispatched to Keighley as soon as possible. 

From Keighley News, 12th October 2017
Written by Miran Rahman

 KEIGHLEY'S MP has said he does not think a new inquiry into the sexual exploitation of children in Keighley and Bradford would be in the best interests of young people. John Grogan said it would be better to support and contribute to the ongoing national inquiry into this crime, rather than hold a specific investigation dedicated to Bradford and Keighley districts.