MP Philip Davies said: "It is council propaganda masquerading as an independent newspaper. Taxpayers' money could be better spent on other things. Also it undermines local newspapers. "The most important thing is local newspapers offer democracy and hold people to account.
A Ministry of Defence investigation has begun into claims a Bradford soldier and his fellow Yorkshire troops serving in the war-torn Afghan desert have not been receiving letters of support sent from home.
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.