The Human League, Summer Camp, The Struts and The Electric Swing Circus are the latest acts to join the line-up for this year’s Bingley Music Live.
They will appear at Myrtle Park between August 30th-September 1st alongside Primal Scream, The Cribs, The Wonder Stuff, The Fratellis, Lucy Spraggan, Charlie Brown, The Lake Poets, The Temperance Movement, Loveable Rogues, Natasha Haws, Rose and the Howling North, and Holy Moly and the Crackers.
They are the miniature ponies with the big hearts and they bring joy to care home residents in Bingley. Alfie and Spot are part of the Pat-a-Pony service and with their owner, Sue Dunne, pay regular visits to care homes and day centres in the local area.
"People absolutely love it is such a surprise when a pony walks in your living room. They love being made a fuss of and for people who don't have much contact with animals they are absolutely fantastic." Sue Dunne - Pat-a-Pony
Residents at the St Ives Disabled centre look forward to their visits.
"I am not able to get onto a horse because of my disability. It's really nice to see something like this for a change." - Roger Smith
A man's appeared at Carlisle Crown Court accused of causing the death of his partner by careless driving while over the drink drive limit.49 year old John Trevor Dent denied causing the death of Rose-Marie Valente, also 49 in February last year.
Dent spoke only to confirm his name and to plead not guilty during the brief appearance before judge Batty.
Ms Valente, a mother-of-five from Woodside Crescent, Bingley, West Yorks, was found dead on a road near to Dent's home at Swindale Grange in Brough on the morning of February 27th.
Dent was bailed on condition he stays at his home address.
He will appear at court again on March 4th when a trial date will be set.
This year's Bingley Music Live line-up has been boosted with the announcement of five additions to the weekend programme. Maverick Sabre, Delilah, The Idiot Bstard Band, StooShe *and Yes Sir Bos will be performing between August 31 and September 2.
They will join DJ Fresh, The Pigeon Detectives, Hard-Fi, **The Charlatans, Miles & Erica **and The Lancashire Hot Pots, for the popular three day event.
Detectives from the Homicide and Major Enquiries Team are investigating after police attended a house on Manor Drive, Bingley, yesterday morning following a phone call expressing concern for a woman there.