LOCAL communities closest to this Sunday's Tour de Yorkshire route are gearing up to make this year's passage of the race through the district especially memorable.
A WOMAN from Sutton whose Keighley-born mother died of a little known illness called IPF is launching a campaign to boost awareness of the fatal condition.
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AMATEUR artists from Silsden are being invited to create a permanent momento of the Tour de Yorkshire's s arrival in the town.
A PROPOSED new £15 million market in Bradford is a kick in the teeth for Silsden people losing land and buildings, claims a councillor.
A BLIND man from Silsden has completed the Manchester Marathon.
TWO day nurseries are to share in a £500,000 windfall to provide extra childcare places.
SILSDEN, who resigned from the Aire-Wharfe League last week due to "a lack of player loyalty", have joined the Mewies Solicitors Craven League.