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Police appeal over missing Bradford teenager

Police are appealing for help to trace teenager who has gone missing from Bradford.

Savannah Carrigan Credit: West Yorkshire Police

Savannah Carrigan, who is 15, was last seen in the Holmewood area at about 7.30am on Tuesday September 13.

She is slim, about 5ft 3ins tall and has blonde hair, which she normally ties back.

She was last seen wearing a green polo top, black trousers and orange trainers.

She is known to frequent Bradford city centre.


Memorial service held in France to honour footballer who won Victoria Cross

A memorial service was held in France today to mark the centenary of the death of former Bradford Park Avenue defender Donald Bell - the only professional footballer to be awarded the Victoria Cross.

Donald Bell played for Bradford Park Avenue

2nd Lieutenant Bell was awarded the VC - the army's highest award for gallantry - for storming a German machine gun single-handed on the first day of the Battle of the Somme in 1916.

Donald Bell died during WW1

Ten days later he was killed attempting a similar feat. The service was attended by army chiefs and players and staff from Bradford Park Avenue football club.

Woman fighting for life in hospital after being hit by car in Bradford

A 46-year-old woman has been seriously injured after being hit by a car in Bradford.

Credit: Press Association

The woman was crossing the road at the junction with Gratton Road and Sunbridge Road on Thursday September 8 at around 6.40pm when the collision happened.

She was treated at the scene by paramedics before being taken to Leeds General Infirmary suffering potentially life-threatening injuries.

Police are appealing for anyone who saw the incident to get in touch.


Woman due in court after body found in Bradford

A woman is due to appear in court charged with murder following the death of a man in Bradford.

Stephenson Street in Bradford Credit: Google Street view

The body of the 41-year-old man was found at a house in Stephenson Street on Monday September 5, 2016.

Tests confirmed he died from a head injury.

Baiba Anderson, aged 35, is due to appear before Magistrates in Bradford this morning.

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