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New Casa Hotel and Restaurant wedding venue faces demolition after Calderdale planning committee refuse a retrospective application

One floor of the proposed three storey building that looks over Cromwell lake off Elland Road has been open since May despite a lack of consent

Poll: As the Huddersfield Town managerial shortlist narrows, who would you pick for the job?

Chris Powell, Neil Lennon, Billy McKinlay and Steven Pressley have all been linked with the post but interim boss Mark Lillis cannot be ruled out after impressing in his five games in charge

Ready, steady, dash: First ever Shelley and Shepley trolley race puts area on the map to raise the profile of local businesses and community spirit

Organised by Flying Ferret landlord, Chris Barrow, it also raised around £1,500 for Forget Me Not Children's Hospice

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Elland man Ian Nash jailed for child porn crimes

A 38-year-old man has been jailed for 10 months after police acting on a tip-off found hundreds of child porn images and films on his computer

Royal Mail exceeds delivery targets in Huddersfield

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Privatised Royal Mail exceeded its 93% delivery target for first class mail in Huddersfield during the first quarter of this financial year

Live Breaking News

  • WEATHER: This evening will stay dry and tomorrow will be mostly dry and cloudy, with a 45% chance of a light shower in the afternoon.

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  • A 38-year-old Elland man has been jailed for 10 months after police acting on a tip-off found hundreds of child porn images and films on his computer.

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  • HTAFC: As the Huddersfield Town managerial shortlist narrows, who would you pick for the job?

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  • TRAVEL: If you are planning heading from Manchester back towards Huddersfield on the M62 late tonight or early tomorrow morning, you may have to alter your route.

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  • TRAVEL: slow or standing traffic is reported at the usual suspect locations.

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  • Police are searching for four teenagers who tried to rob a man by threatening him with baseball bats in a Dewsbury park.

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  • Right then...my blog stint is over.  The Colne Valley's own Linda Whitwam will be logging on to blog for you soon.

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  • TV: Pixie Lott has been confirmed as the 11th celebrity taking part in this year's series of Strictly Come Dancing, the BBC said today.

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  • NEWS: A knifeman who attacked a motorist and a woman in Cleckheaton is being hunted by detectives.

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  • NEWS:  There's more league cup football tonight so the police horses are getting themselves ready to patrol.

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  • NEWS: Educating Yorkshire's Mushy became an overnight TV star last year.  Now the 18 year old is back with his own TV series.

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Ready, steady, dash: First ever Shelley and Shepley trolley race puts area on the map to raise the profile of local businesses and community spirit

Organised by Flying Ferret landlord, Chris Barrow, it also raised around £1,500 for Forget Me Not Children's Hospice

Court hearing takes place today to evict travellers on site at Salendine Nook

Further travellers have appeared at a site off Leeds Road in Batley

Royal Mail exceeds delivery targets in Huddersfield

Royal Mail
Privatised Royal Mail exceeded its 93% delivery target for first class mail in Huddersfield during the first quarter of this financial year

Elland man Ian Nash jailed for child porn crimes

A 38-year-old man has been jailed for 10 months after police acting on a tip-off found hundreds of child porn images and films on his computer

Poll: As the Huddersfield Town managerial shortlist narrows, who would you pick for the job?

Chris Powell, Neil Lennon, Billy McKinlay and Steven Pressley have all been linked with the post but interim boss Mark Lillis cannot be ruled out after impressing in his five games in charge

Hull City boss Steve Bruce concedes defeat in bid to sign Blackburn Rovers former Huddersfield Town striker Jordan Rhodes

Sell-on clause means big business should Scotland striker eventually move on

Former Huddersfield Town boss Neil Warnock back in the hot seat at Crystal Palace

Neil Warnock
Warnock has signed a two-year contract at Selhurst Park

Watch: Huddersfield Town 0-2 Nottingham Forest - All the goals and the best of the action

Town crashed out of the Capital One Cup after an own-goal from James Vaughan, with Henri Lansbury adding a second for the early Championship leaders

Huddersfield Giants duo Brett Ferres and Joe Wardle ruled out of Warrington clash through injury

The Huddersfield Giants have suffered a double injury blow on the eve of their trip to Warringtonn Wolves

All the Super League statistics ahead of Warrington Wolves v Huddersfield Giants

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Take a look at the Wolves v Giants matchday statitistics

Top Huddersfield Giants Academy prospect Liam Johnson tipped for a bright Super League future

Liam Johnson
Experienced Andy Kelly knows Liam Johnson can build on a strong start to his Giants career

Poll: As the Huddersfield Town managerial shortlist narrows, who would you pick for the job?

Chris Powell, Neil Lennon, Billy McKinlay and Steven Pressley have all been linked with the post but interim boss Mark Lillis cannot be ruled out after impressing in his five games in charge

Hull City boss Steve Bruce concedes defeat in bid to sign Blackburn Rovers former Huddersfield Town striker Jordan Rhodes

Sell-on clause means big business should Scotland striker eventually move on

Former Huddersfield Town boss Neil Warnock back in the hot seat at Crystal Palace

Neil Warnock
Warnock has signed a two-year contract at Selhurst Park

What's On in Kirklees

Live music in our area

The Eagles flew into the McAlpine Stadium, Huddersfield in July 1996 - were you there?

'The audience were searching for quality music - and they found it.' - The Examiner's Neil Atkinson
Relive the Hell Freezes Over Tour with our picture gallery

Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition celebrates 50 years - we showcase your wildlife snaps!

Your amazing wildlife pictures
Check out these striking images from the national competition - can you do better?

Hoyer Petrolog takes on 253 extra trucks

Hoyer Petrolog has strengthened its position in the market for petroleum distribution by acquiring extra vehicles

Knight Frank sees resurgent industrial property market

There was strong take-up of industrial property across West Yorkshire during the first half of 2014, a survey has revealed

Ferno UK to open customer experience centre in Cleckheaton

Ferno (UK) Ltd managing director Jon Ellis (left) explains some of the patient handling equipment made by the firm to Kirklees Mayor Clr Martyn Bolt
A company manufacturing patient transportation equipment is set to unveil a new customer experience centre

Videos & Photos

Bed pushing, Yorkshire pudding boats and black pudding throwing - would you take part in these wacky races?

Ready, steady, dash: First ever Shelley and Shepley trolley race puts area on the map to raise the profile of local businesses and community spirit

Court hearing takes place today to evict travellers on site at Salendine Nook

Roger Stone, leader of Rotherham Council who has stepped down with "immediate effect" after accepting responsibility on behalf of the council for failings detailed in a report which found around 1,400 children were sexually exploited in the town over a 16-year period

Morning news headlines: Shock as report into Rotherham sex abuse in revealed, downsized Nato 'can't fight Russia'

The latest news from around the globe

Independence referendum debate LIVE: Alex Salmond v Alistair Darling round two

Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond and Better Together leader Alistair Darling go head-to-head in a live TV debate on independence tonight.

Paul Gascoigne in hospital as he faces prospect of being made homeless after another alcohol binge

Paul Gascoigne pictured in Boscombe, Bournemouth last year
Paramedics and cops were called after the football legend was seen slumped outside his flat clutching a bottle of vodka

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Huddersfield Town correspondent
Chris Roberts
Huddersfield Giants correspondent
Louise Cooper
Crime correspondent
Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Val Javin
Features Editor
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent