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  • Disadvantaged families in England could face generations of inequality
    by PA Media on 15th September 2020 at 11:34 am

    Government’s social mobility commission warns of ‘deep unfairness’ in worst-hit areas Families face being locked into disadvantage for generations unless the issue of social mobility is urgently tackled, the government’s advisory body on life chances in England has warned. The social mobility commission called on regional leaders to draw up tailored, sustained and local programmes to tackle disparities in the worst-hit areas. Related: Social mobility in decline in Britain, official […]

  • University guide 2021: University of Bradford
    by Guardian Staff on 4th September 2020 at 11:27 pm

    All you need to know about studying at the University of Bradford Fees Currently £9,250 for full-time UK undergraduates. Fees for international students are £19,160 per year for lab-based courses (including engineering, informatics and life sciences) and £16,090 a year for classroom-based courses. Foundation years cost £12,800. Details of other specific courses fees can be found at bradford.ac.uk/money/fees/undergraduate-international-students. Continue reading...

  • Covid lockdowns to be eased for over 1m people in north-west England
    by Josh Halliday North of England correspondent on 28th August 2020 at 6:22 pm

    Households will be able to mix in parts of Greater Manchester, Lancashire and West Yorkshire Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage More than 1 million people in north-west England will be allowed to mix with other households for the first time in a month after a fall in coronavirus cases. Restrictions on seeing friends and family will be lifted from next week in the Greater Manchester boroughs of Bolton, Stockport and Trafford, as well as Burnley and Hyndburn in […]

  • Jo Walker obituary
    by Linda Baxandall on 24th August 2020 at 7:49 pm

    My friend and mentor Jo Walker, who has died aged 91, was a specialist teacher of deaf people and an examiner for the British Association of Teachers of the Deaf (Batod). Born in Bradford, she was the daughter of Aquila Walker and his wife, Vera (whose maiden name was also Walker), both master confectioners. Jo went to Grange secondary school in Bradford and then in 1948 qualified as a teacher at Whitelands Training College in Putney, south London, where she characteristically rebelled against […]

  • Man killed and woman injured by neighbour's falling chimney
    by Nadeem Badshah on 23rd August 2020 at 7:13 pm

    47-year-old man dies after chimney smashes through roof of house in Bradford amid strong winds A man was killed and a woman injured when their next-door neighbour’s chimney collapsed during stormy weather and smashed through their roof while they were sleeping. The death early on Sunday morning was the third since Thursday amid strong winds in the wake of Storm Ellen. A child was killed and another was seriously injured by a falling tree in the Kent village of Bobbing on Friday, while a man […]

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  • Green Party campaigner calls on contractors to ensure cycle lanes are not blocked by road work signs
    by bradfordzone on 25th September 2020 at 5:27 pm

    A Green Party campaigner has called on contractors carrying out roadworks in Bradford to ensure cycle lanes are not blocked by road work signs. Darren Parkinson, a keen cyclist, contacted Bradford Council after Northern Gas Networks placed temporary road signs related to road works which obstructed the cycle lane down Stanley Road. The cycle lane The post Green Party campaigner calls on contractors to ensure cycle lanes are not blocked by road work signs appeared first on Bradford Zone.

  • Bradford Manufacturing Week 2020 brings “first chance” to bring the world of work into secondary schools
    by bradfordzone on 25th September 2020 at 1:15 pm

    Virtual site tours, manufacturer talks and a competition to design a fun and practical hygiene station for schools and colleges are the format for next month’s Bradford Manufacturing Week 2020. Manufacturers of products from textiles and laundry detergents to automotive components and process chemicals have signed up to provide career insight, advice and guidance to The post Bradford Manufacturing Week 2020 brings “first chance” to bring the world of work into secondary schools appeared […]

  • Police in hunt for man who failed to attend court
    by bradfordzone on 24th September 2020 at 4:51 pm

    Police are appealing for information on Brajan Kierpacz, who is wanted for an attempted robbery. Kierpacz, who is 22 and from the BD3 area of Bradford, was found guilty of the offence at Bradford Crown Court in July, after failing to attend court on the last day of his trial. A warrant was issued for The post Police in hunt for man who failed to attend court appeared first on Bradford Zone.

  • 15 men arrested following a two week operation in Bradford tackling online child exploitation
    by bradfordzone on 24th September 2020 at 4:24 pm

    A specialist team in Bradford have arrested 15 men on suspicion of online child exploitation following a two-week operation. Detectives from the Policing Online Investigations Team (POLIT) carried out a series of arrests at 13 addresses across the District. The POLIT team was supported throughout the past couple of weeks by a number of teams The post 15 men arrested following a two week operation in Bradford tackling online child exploitation appeared first on Bradford Zone.

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