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31/07/2000 - Fairytale offer for top Hollywood star - Telegraph & Argus
The daughter of one of the girls who helped create the Cottingley Fairies myth hopes to sell one of the cameras used for it to film star Mel Gibson.
29/07/2000 - Threat to kill then shop was rammed - Telegraph & Argus
A takeaway chef told today how he watched in terror as a car smashed through the front of his shop minutes after a young thug threatened to kill him.
29/07/2000 - A judge sets free `tragic' killer husband - Telegraph & Argus
A father of three who admitted stabbing his wife to death has been freed by a judge at the Old Bailey.
20/07/2000 - Cottage of the fairies for sale - Telegraph & Argus
The unassuming terrace house that spawned the myth of the Cottingley Fairies is up for sale.
01/06/2000 - Cancer mum pins hopes on shark remedy - Telegraph & Argus
A mum is pinning her hopes on a pioneering alternative remedy in a desperate battle against cancer.
01/06/2000 - 1m revamp to create top club - Telegraph & Argus
A 1 million revamp is being planned in a bid to turn a Bradford health club into the northern version of the gym used by the late Diana, Princess of Wales.
30/05/2000 - Tina puts fun into fund raising - Telegraph & Argus
At 23, Tina Clare is responsible for raising thousands of pounds for one of the world's oldest medical charities. And in her spare time, she finds a few extra pennies for a Bradford rugby team. But how does she cope with cajoling Joe Public to put his hand in his pocket for a good cause? Suzy Poole caught...
27/05/2000 - Burst appendix man gets 18,000 - Telegraph & Argus
A solicitor who said he could have died after doctors failed to spot he was suffering from appendicitis has won damages of 18,000.
10/05/2000 - Delay for school's extension - Telegraph & Argus
Plans to transform a Cottingley school with a multi-million pound extension have been delayed.
09/05/2000 - Go MAD and make festival the best so far - Telegraph & Argus
Organisers are calling on residents to make this year's Shipley Festival the biggest and best so far.
29/04/2000 - Bupa moves to buy up private hospital - Telegraph & Argus
The Yorkshire Clinic, the district's private hospital, looks set to be taken over by health care giant Bupa.
26/04/2000 - Takeover talk sends CHG price soaring - Telegraph & Argus
Shares in Community Hospitals Group, which owns Cottingley-based Yorkshire Clinic, leapt by more than 80 per cent yesterday after private health-care business Bupa said it could launch a takeover offer for the company.
15/04/2000 - Wedding finale after 30 year courtship - Telegraph & Argus
TWO amateur thespians have decided to tie the knot - providing the perfect finale to a 30-year courtship.
13/04/2000 - 'GP is not to blame for wrong diagnosis' - Telegraph & Argus
Medical experts have thrown their weight behind a Shipley doctor being sued for allegedly failing to diagnose a patient's appendicitis.
12/04/2000 - 'Doctor acted like conscientious GP' - Telegraph & Argus
A Shipley doctor accused of failing to diagnose a patient's appendicitis was today described in court as acting as a "conscientious GP".
11/04/2000 - Doctor 'left me in agony' - Telegraph & Argus
A Bradford solicitor is suing his GP for substantial damages after he claims she failed to spot he was in agony with appendicitis.
10/04/2000 - Wedding re-run for survivor Christine - Telegraph & Argus
Dead flowers and a wedding dress she didn't like meant Christine McLafferty's wedding day 25 years ago was not an altogether memorable occasion.
24/03/2000 - You'll have to make do - Telegraph & Argus
Bradford's pupils are to be taught in 155 temporary classrooms as part of the district's education shake-up.
26/02/2000 - Gala night for crash victim's children - Telegraph & Argus
A special gala night is to be held in memory of a mother-of-three who was killed after her car was involved in a head-on smash with a fire engine.
19/02/2000 - Gala night tribute to tragic Sharon - Telegraph & Argus
A special gala night is to be held in memory of a mother-of-three killed after her car was involved in a head-on smash with a fire engine.
15/02/2000 - Cancer bride hides her pain with smile - Telegraph & Argus
Susan Dobson put on a brave smile for her Valentine's Day wedding photographs.
14/02/2000 - Heartbreak wedding - Telegraph & Argus
Brave bride Susan Dobson was marrying the man of her dreams this afternoon - St Valentine's Day - just three days after the death of her mother from cancer.
11/02/2000 - Dispute sparks warning by Nick Oldham - Telegraph & Argus
Householders hiring firms to carry out home improvements should avoid paying cash up front, according to West Yorkshire Trading Standards.
05/02/2000 - What a relief as 60m road scheme is brought forward - Telegraph & Argus
Jubilant campaigners today hailed the early start to work on the Bingley Relief Road as the start of a new era for the town.
04/02/2000 - Road scheme's earlier start date comes as a relief - Telegraph & Argus
Work will start a year early on the long-awaited Bingley Relief Road.
03/02/2000 - Preacher's joy at the gift of speech - Telegraph & Argus
A lay preacher who lost his voice through cancer and feared he might never speak again is to preach once more.
28/01/2000 - Funeral of 999 crash mother - Telegraph & Argus
The funeral has taken place of a mother-of-three, who died after her car was in an accident with a fire engine on an emergency call.
18/01/2000 - Hospital flu crisis beaten - Telegraph & Argus
Sickness levels among staff at Cottingley's Stoney Ridge hospital are now back to normal after many workers were hit by the flu bug.
17/01/2000 - Mother pays tribute to car-crash victim - Telegraph & Argus
The devastated mother of a woman killed in a car crash has spoken of her shock and sorrow after she found out about the accident over the telephone.
15/01/2000 - Tributes to a woman devoted to children - Telegraph & Argus
The grief-stricken family of a mother-of-three killed in a collision with a fire engine have told of their sorrow.
14/01/2000 - Woman dies in 999 crash - Telegraph & Argus
A woman died today after her car was involved in a horror crash with a fire engine called out on a false alarm.

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