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Gamble Aware Week 2016

All this week, betting shops in Shipley will be participating in ‘Gamble Aware Week’, which will include the launch of new mandatory alerts on the amount of money someone has spent or time they have played on an electronic gaming machine.

Building on Greenfield sites

AN MP has vowed to plough through documents detailing when building on greenbelt is acceptable after government hinted most developments should not go be given the go-ahead on the protected land.

Local MP calls for protection of greenbelt land

AN MP is urging government to step in and protect the greenbelt amid fears Bradford Council will ride roughshod over the concerns of residents and build hundreds of houses on what should be protected land.

NHS Ten Minute Rule Motion

Philip Davies has criticised an attempt by a Labour MP to stop private organisations providing NHS care, insisting his constituents are better off and can now receive excellent care on their doorstep.

Urgent Question: Article 50

The Labour Party will be wiped out in the North of England if it tries to block Brexit being implemented and ignore democracy, an MP has warned.

Mobile Coverage Information

Community pubs and village halls with unreliable mobile coverage can get connected as part of Vodafone’s new scheme.

Big Lottery Fund

Communities are being urged to come together and celebrate what is special about Yorkshire – and secure up to £10,000 cash for doing so.

MP calls for more help for flooding victims

Many victims of the Boxing Day floods are still not back in their homes and must not be forgotten simply because the sun is now shining, an MP has warned Government.

Cost of translation services to the NHS

Airedale Hospital has spent nearly £200,000 in one year on translators for patients unable to speak or understand English, an MP has revealed.