Man and Woman Convicted of Murder

Wednesday, 20 October 2021 

A man and a woman have been convicted of the murder of a man in Keighley. 

Angela Thornton and Leslie Walker were today (Wednesday) found guilty of the murder of George Dore in Keighley in April this year. 

Thornton, 48, and Walker, 46, both of Nightingale Street in Keighley, were remanded in custody at Bradford Crown Court. 

Sentencing will follow at a later date. 

A third person who was also on trial, Anthony Atha, 53, of West Bank Close in Keighley, was found not guilty of murder and manslaughter. 

Mr Dore, who was 49, passed away a short time after he was found with serious injuries in Fell Lane in the early hours of 8 April this year. 


Angela Thornton


Leslie Walker


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