Thugs Kyle Sweeting and Rebecca Shelley jailed for mugging

Victim was followed through town centre in early hours and attacked for his watch and a few coins

A heron shot with an airgun died just minutes after arriving at bird sanctuary

Female bird found barely alive being pecked at by crows

Leanne Gordon in court after storming into her child's school at Netherhall Learning Campus and shouting threats

The Almondbury mum was aggressive and threatened to 'bring back more people'

Planning inspector told the demolition of the Casa extension would be disastrous

Casa Hotel and Restaurant, Elland Road, Brighouse.
Opening day of public inquiry hears company behind the venue argue that 'very-special circumstances' justify the development

Huddersfield Samaritans launch volunteer drive following 80% rise in calls

Calls to the New North Parade centre increased from 12,500 in 2012 to almost 23,000 last year

Shop worker suffers stab wound in Dewsbury Co-op armed robbery

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Police are investigating the incident which happened at the Brunswick Street store

Huddersfield Leisure Centre signage loses its letter 'E' in the stormy weather

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The new centre opened last month at a cost of £36million

Kirklees roads will close and others be left to deteriorate as government budget cuts bite

Potholes are a growing problem
£1.2m loss estimated for Kirklees highways against a £75m repair backlog

Pictures and video: Emley Moor mast worker hands over charity cash at top of 1,084ft tower

Steve Megyery raises money in honour of late mum to thanks hospice for 'amazing' care

Dream Homes: Denroyd Grange, Denby Lane, Upper Denby

A gym, six bedrooms, cosy luxury and beautiful views across the countryside are on offer with this week's Dream Home

Kirklees Council defends decision to shut down Oxford Grange care home in Dewsbury

Council moved in after "significant risk" to safety of residents

Finders keepers! Treasure-hunters unearthed some historical gems in Kirklees last year

But these centuries-old finds won't make the owners rich!

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Brighouse to turn the clock back to celebrate 1940s this weekend

GCSE English quiz: Test your word skills and see if you can still pass the exam

Yorkshire's Favourite Pub 2015 finalists

Which of these 10 taprooms will be crowned Yorkshire's Favourite Pub 2015?

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Yorkshire days out: An A-Z of family fun

Thugs Kyle Sweeting and Rebecca Shelley jailed for mugging

Victim was followed through town centre in early hours and attacked for his watch and a few coins

£4.5m of saved Kirklees Council cash to be used to reduce borrowing

Kirklees Council bosses saved more than £4.5m last year.
Councillors decided on prudent approach to saved money

A heron shot with an airgun died just minutes after arriving at bird sanctuary

Female bird found barely alive being pecked at by crows

Woman in court after storming into her child's school at Netherhall Learning Campus and shouting threats

The Almondbury mum was aggressive and threatened to 'bring back more people'
Who will Huddersfield Town bring in at left-back for 2015/16?

Huddersfield Town transfers: Finding the right left-back promises to be one of the most challenging tasks for Stuart Webber this summer

Town benefited from the balance handed to them by both Jack Robinson and Reece James during their respective loan spells in 2014/15

Five reasons why Huddersfield Town could be targeting Dean Whitehead

Why might Huddersfield Town be targeting former Middlesbrough midfielder Dean Whitehead?
The out-of-contract Middlesbrough midfielder is believed to be on Chris Powell's radar and fits the profile of what the club are looking for

Capital One Cup first-round draw on Tuesday, June 16

Huddersfield Town have reached round two in seven of the last eight seasons

Former Huddersfield Town midfielder Dwayne Mattis becomes manager of Newsome

The ex-Republic of Ireland player will lead the club into the West Riding County Amateur League

Jermaine McGillvary knows Huddersfield Giants have to learn their Magic Weekend lessons

Winger knows his side can't afford a Super League repeat against Wigan Warriors

New RL book to be officially launched at Senior Giants meeting

All are invited to what pronises to be a top event

Huddersfield Giants' cheerleaders get starring role on big stage

Magic Weekend for Huddersfield youngsters

Who will Huddersfield Town bring in at left-back for 2015/16?

Huddersfield Town transfers: Finding the right left-back promises to be one of the most challenging tasks for Stuart Webber this summer

Town benefited from the balance handed to them by both Jack Robinson and Reece James during their respective loan spells in 2014/15

Huddersfield Giants Supporters Association column: Let's make more noise!

Huddersfield Giants Supporters Association (HGSA)
The latest Huddersfield Giants Supporters Association column is as follows

Five reasons why Huddersfield Town could be targeting Dean Whitehead

Why might Huddersfield Town be targeting former Middlesbrough midfielder Dean Whitehead?
The out-of-contract Middlesbrough midfielder is believed to be on Chris Powell's radar and fits the profile of what the club are looking for

Honley Show 2015: A taste of what's to come

We take a look back to last year's festivities

Review: Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense at Leeds Grand Theatre

Jason Thorpe (Jeeves), Robert Webb (Bertie Wooster) and Christopher Ryan (Seppings) in Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense
Fabulous farce from a gifted cast

Game of Thrones season five: 10 things we learned from episode eight — Hardhome

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WARNING: This article contains spoilers for the eighth episode of Game of Thrones season five

L4N UK laucnhes Brighouse networking event

A networking group for businesswoman has held its first meeting at The Millers Bar in Brighouse

It's time to consider migrating to Windows 2008 or 2012, says Michael Branford, of Huddersfield-based Crest IT

Amid much publicity, Microsoft stopped providing security updates and technical support for Windows XP in April 2014

Orchard Energy a winner with its employees

Elland-based Orchard Energy has reaped the benefits by acting on issues raised through its annual employee survey

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Police praise work of volunteers in Huddersfield

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