Sunday, 12 March 2023

Dangerous Dogs

I reported on the worrying rise of dog attacks. It's thought this is linked to many more people getting dogs as pets during lockdown. I reported live for our lunch bulletin...

...and we recorded this for our 6:30pm programme...

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Sunday, 5 March 2023

School disrepair

A mother from Sheffield who was hit by a fascia board which fell from a school building is calling for more funding to be given to schools. Carla Ashman was waiting to pick up her two boys from Dore Primary School when it happened. She was left with cuts and grazes, a black eye and tinnitus.

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Sunday, 26 February 2023

Bradford Clean Air Zone

This week I was reporting on problems some businesses in West Yorkshire have faced since Bradford Clean Air Zone was introduced last September. One scaffolding company says it fears going bust and wants help to be able to buy a low emission lorry but it is not eligible for grants. Bradford Council says the Clean Air Zone is a government directive and so they do not set the rules on who gets grants and exemptions.

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