LOOK: Huddersfield's leisure centre a step closer as 1m litres of water are pumped into pools

Huddersfield's three new swimming pools are now being filled with water

Huddersfield firefighters attend blaze at former Kirklees College building

Firefighters braved dangerous conditions to tackle a fire in the vandalised former Kirklees College building in Portland Street

Brighouse woman Jane Speller to hold fundraising night for a non-animal medical research charity Dr Hadwen Trust

The buffet and quiz night will be held next month in aid of the Dr Hadwen Trust

Save Butterley Spillway Group contines battle to save Victorian stucture from tonnes of concrete

Butterley Reservoir Spillway, Marsden.
Planning inquiry goes on after Kirklees Council drops its objections

Special service held in Huddersfield to welcome the new Bishop of Huddersfield, the Rt Revd Dr Jonathan Gibbs

The civic service took place at Huddersfield Parish Church over the weekend

Search is underway for Huddersfield's Pet Idol

Do you own the cutest pet in our circulation area

Live Breaking News

  • TRAVEL: Traffic easing, accident cleared on M62 Eastbound between J22 A672 (Rishworth Moor) and J23 A640 / A643 (Huddersfield). Two lanes were closed, now re-opened.

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  • Huge potholes outside a centre for disabled people in Slaithwaite are giving wheelchair users a rough ride.

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  • Have you lost a parrot?

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  • What will take three weeks to fill and be a guaranteed splash?

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  • Police officers seized cocaine with a street value of £240,000 when they stopped a car on the M62 – which led to jail terms for two Kirklees men.

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  • The weather is set to remain topsy turvy... and it certainly was for this small hatchback.

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  • Black ice was so bad in the Wellhouse area even a Kirklees gritter came to grief.

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  • METRO: Service K85- Shelley High bus has broken down this morning, expect delays. Replacement on the way.

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  • HTAFC: Congratulations to Huddersfield Town. Their 1-0 away victory against Wigan was their third of the season.

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  • Firefighters from four stations braved dangerous conditions to tackle a fire  inside the old Kirklees College building in Portland Street in the early hours of this morning.

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The Big Picture - this week it's Matt Turner's beautiful landscapes

Caught on Camera 21-01-15

Caught on Camera: can you put names to faces on CCTV pictures released by West Yorkshire Police

Frank, Joan, Dave and Siobhan - You can order a glossy print of any of our photos to be delivered to your door, or have a high res version emailed to you. Call 01484 437707 or check http://huddersfieldphotos.newsprints.co.uk/ using reference No. YSR_HDE_220115cowan3

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's The Bridge, Huddersfield

Restaurant Review: The Bridge Brasserie and Brewery

Take a look around Greenfield Crescent in Grange Moor - it's our Property of the Week

Huddersfield firefighters attend blaze at former Kirklees College building

Firefighters braved dangerous conditions to tackle a fire in the vandalised former Kirklees College building in Portland Street

Obituary: Huddersfield teacher and golfer Seamus McMahon

Man spent 27 years as school's deputy head

Wheelchair sports star Joseph Lawrence instructs lawyers to investigate if Huddersfield firms caused his cancer

Ex-employees of Foster Wheeler and LB Holliday urged to come forward

Thinking of trading during the Tour de Yorkshire? Kirklees to host roadshows offering help and advice

Disruption on roads expected to be far less than the Tour de France

Some mouth watering Cup football on the horizon says Huddersfield Town legend Andy Booth

Don't bet against an upset this week

Boss Chris Powell hails David Edgar debut as Huddersfield Town win at Wigan Athletic

The on-loan Birmingham City man shone as Lee Peltier completed a move to Cardiff City

Everyone is looking forward to the John Smith's Stadium derby against Leeds United says Huddersfield Town legend Andy Booth

There's sure to be a tremendous atmosphere

Wigan Athletic 0 Huddersfield Town 1: Match in focus

Chris Powell’s side are certainly producing the goods at the moment

Kyle Wood closing in on a Huddersfield Giants return

Giants half-back or hooker Wood could face Wakefield in Friday's Under 19s clash

Match report: Huddersfield Giants warm up for Super League season with impressive victory at Halifax

New signings get in on the act

Brett Ferres in Huddersfield Giants squad for pre-season trip to Halifax

Coach Paul Anderson names a 20-man squad for the clash at The Shay

Some mouth watering Cup football on the horizon says Huddersfield Town legend Andy Booth

Don't bet against an upset this week

Boss Chris Powell hails David Edgar debut as Huddersfield Town win at Wigan Athletic

The on-loan Birmingham City man shone as Lee Peltier completed a move to Cardiff City

Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson pleased with Halifax pre-season performance

Huddersfield Giants' Head Coach Paul Anderson
Giants confirm this will be their only trial game before the start of Super League XX

They'll be tying the knot before they go to university!

Young actors Tom Cousins and Tamsin Kendall make their final appearance in Holmfirth panto - before heading to university.

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's The Bridge, Huddersfield

Frank, Joan, Dave and Siobhan - You can order a glossy print of any of our photos to be delivered to your door, or have a high res version emailed to you. Call 01484 437707 or check http://huddersfieldphotos.newsprints.co.uk/ using reference No. YSR_HDE_220115cowan3
Have you been snapped by photographer Dave Cowan?  Check out our gallery of nights out in Huddersfield

Square Chapel lines up a feast of family entertainment

Everything from Peter Pan to puppets

Jermyn Consulting moves to Huddersfield

Business continuity specialist Jermyn Consulting has moved from the Midlands to Huddersfield's Media Centre

Enterprise Print signs for Town

Honley-based Enterprise Print has become the latest business to sign up as a partner with Huddersfield Town

Somerset House date for Steve Bradley

Pennine Business Partners marketing expert Steve Bradley has been helping start-ups at an event in London

Videos & Photos

Huddersfield firefighters attend blaze at former Kirklees College building

Thinking of trading during the Tour de Yorkshire? Kirklees to host roadshows offering help and advice

Former Huddersfield refugees appeal to Prime Minister to overturn ban on parents attending daughter's funeral

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