National crime map 'will not help police on beat'

A HIGH-profile nationwide crime map designed to show people how many offences are committed in their local area is flawed because it lacks detail and will not help bobbies on the beat, senior Yorkshire police figures have warned.

Bradford Council leader ideas receive a tepid response

Meanwhile Conservative Shipley MP, Philip Davies, whose father Peter is the elected Mayor of Doncaster, said: "I have got mixed feelings about elected mayors and would be nervous about one for the Bradford district.

MP to tour improved departments at BRI

One of Bradford's busiest hospital departments was being formally re-opened today following a major refurbishment designed to improve the patient experience.

MPs hit out at petrol price rise plan

MPs are demanding that the Government abandon plans to slap 2p on petrol and diesel from next week as the recession continues to bite.