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M62 alert - crash near Chain Bar (junction 27)

One lane blocked and slow traffic due to accident, two vehicles involved on M62 Westbound near J26 M606 / A58 (Chain Bar).
Lane one (of four) is reportedly blocked. Affecting traffic towards Brighouse.

Wagner could be a first for club in almost five years

David Wagner is in line to become Huddersfield Town’s first manager of he month in almost five years - and the first at second-tier level since 1999.

Huddersfield Town manager David Wagner during the Sky Bet Championship match against Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Shocking RTC pictures

North West Motorway Police have tweeted images of a serious collision on the M62 yesterday.

Huddersfield man shortlisted for crisp tasting job

A man from Huddersfield is leading the way in a shortlist for a place as a crisp taster at the Seabrooks Factory.

Chris Wilks, from Huddersfield, who is hoping to become a flavour tester for Seabrook Crisps

Sweet shop's Willy Wonka tribute

The Apple Tree sweet shop in Mirfield are commemorating the death of Willy Wonka actor Gene Wilder in the sweetest way possible.

Publicity Picture
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: Gene Wilder as Willy Wonka

UPDATE: Missing Halifax man

Samuel Reid, from Illingworth, who was subject of an earlier missing person’s appeal has now been found safe and well in the Calderdale area.

Four kittens saved in Dewsbury housefire

Poor little things! The fire happened at 3pm yesterday at a bungalow. It seems no-one was hurt and everything was brought under control.

Murder charge

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Tip fire "still smoking and smelling"

I spoke briefly with the crew down at Huddersfield Fire Station this morning. They said they’re still down at the tip in Lockwood today.

Simon Morley
Contractors help fire fighters to put out the Hunters Group tip fire, Lockwood.

A1(M) re-opened

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