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Halifax profile: Key marginal whose political future hangs by a thread

IN a town whose mills once clattered to the noise of a thousand looms, there is a certain irony in watching its political future hang by a thread. Elsie Whiteley knew the value of textiles to Halifax better than anyone. … Continue reading

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May launches Conservative manifesto in Halifax – key points

Theresa May was today launching the Conservative manifesto in Halifax with a promise to build a stronger Britain. Mrs May chose Dean Clough Mill to launch the document as she warned the next five years would be the “most challenging” … Continue reading

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How 100 men were able to prey on one vulnerable Halifax schoolgirl for two years

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How 100 men were able to prey on one vulnerable Halifax schoolgirl for two years 15 MEN have been jailed for a total of 160 years for the horrific sexual abuse of a vulnerable schoolgirl from Halifax. The schoolgirl was … Continue reading

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What’s the Big News in Halifax today?

What’s the Big News in Halifax today? Is it the major grooming trial that’s now been proceeding for three days? http://www.halifaxcourier.co.uk/news/crime/child-sexual-abuse-ring-in-halifax-25-men-charged-police-reaction-1-7096362 http://www.thelawpages.com/court-hearings-lists/Leeds-Crown-Court.php Well no, something of far more importance – a new Poundland is opening in the town apparently http://www.halifaxcourier.co.uk/news/business/business-news/new-store-opens-in-halifax-1-7861804Continue reading

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Labour’s Halifax Selection Woes

Labour disqualifies more than 130 Halifax party members before hustings Outgoing MP Linda Riordan demands members be allowed to vote for election candidate amid rumours of an attempt to control the selection of councillors http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2015/mar/20/labour-disqualifies-130-halifax-party-members-linda-riordan Samson A few now from … Continue reading

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Halifax 25 Arrests!

I picked this up and thought it may be interesting to post on Roth Politics. http://www.halifaxcourier.co.uk/news/crime/25-men-charged-with-sexual-offences-against-two-girls-in-calderdale-1-7089705#.VNJ28XXDDTS.twitter 25 men charged with CSE offenses in Halifax. If Police in Halifax can acts so quickly and arrest and have charged 25 men, why … Continue reading

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