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A-Level and GCSE Results to be based on Teacher Assessments

I very much welcome todays announcement that the Government are abandoning the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) statistical model that has left thousands of students with exam results below their predicted grades.

MPs' response to Incinerator consultation

Two district MPs campaigning to stop a controversial incinerator getting the final green light have submitted a ten-page document to the Environment Agency setting out why it should not be allowed to go ahead.

Silsden towpath to receive government funding

A towpath that passes along the canal from Silsden to the West Yorkshire boundary will benefit from £500,000 of investment, under the Government’s Getting Building Fund. The cash will enable the completion of improvement works on the towpath that is part of the Leeds Liverpool Canal route.

Only days left to say 'NO' to proposed Keighley Incinerator

As we enter the final stages of the Environment Agency’s consultation to determine whether to issue an environmental permit for the proposed Incinerator at Marley, it is important now more than ever that people make their views heard.

Covid restrictions reimposed across Keighley and Ilkley

We are all going through a tough time at the moment. As new restrictions are imposed, please do be assured that I understand this will be deeply frustrating to many and I realise this will be difficult for many families and businesses.