Mum of murdered Bradley Gledhill speaks out on ‘lenient and disappointing’ sentence given to son’s killers

The mum of murdered Bradley Gledhill has spoken out for the first time since her son’s killers were sentenced to a total of 81 years in prison. Bradley, 20, was stabbed, kicked and stamped on before being left to “literally bleed to death in the street” during a brutal attack in Batley last year. The six men found guilty of […]

Leeds duo Jonny Brownlee and Jess Learmonth lead Team GB to Olympic gold in triathlon relay

Leeds-based triathletes Jonny Brownlee and Jess Learmonth have helped Great Britain win Olympic gold in the inaugural mixed relay in Tokyo. Leeds-born Brownlee, who attended Bradford Grammar School before studying history at the University of Leeds, won his first gold medal in his final Olympic race as Great Britain dominated the event. Having claimed bronze in London nine years ago […]

Sheffield murder investigation after man, 42, attacked in Windy House Lane

A murder investigation has been launched after a 42-year-old man died after an attack on a Sheffield street. South Yorkshire Police were called at 11.55pm yesterday, Thursday, to reports that a man had been attacked on Windy House Lane in the city. When officers arrived a 42-year-old man was found with critical injuries. READ MORE: Where killers lurk: The fateful […]

Life on Bradford’s cheapest estate where crime is rife and you ‘need your wits about you’ – but only after 3pm

Pensioner Milton Hamilton often strolls through Bradford’s Hawkshead Estate and he’s never had any bother. The 87-year-old says: “You can go about your business – no one troubles you.” Milton, who was born in Jamaica and has lived in Bradford for 11 years, isn’t worried about walking through the estate despite what people say about it being riddled with crime. […]