Shopkeeper knifed during armed raid at Birkdale Newsagents in Dewsbury

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A shopkeeper was slashed with a knife after a raid at his Dewsbury store last night

Happy Halloween Huddersfield! Send us your pumpkin prodigies

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Britain's Got Talent hosting auditions this weekend in Leeds

Britain's Got Talent judges Simon Cowell, Amanda Holden, Alesha Dixon and David Walliams. updated
ITV show is in Leeds this weekend to find the best of British talent

More than 150 people turn out to hear plans to build on Grimescar Valley

Meeting held at Lindley Methodist Church

Sadness as missing William Dunk found dead

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It is thought 74-year-old Mr Dunk was hit by a train

Relatives of patients at Abbey Place Dementia Care Home say it will be "impossible" to find alternative accommodation before home shuts in a month

Families warn of lack of beds for dementia nursing care

Abbey Place care home families plan protest meeting in Huddersfield

Abbey Place Care Home, Abbey Road, Fartown.
Plea for home to think again over unit shutdown

Four-car smash on M62 causes delays of up to an hour

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Long tailbacks on motorway

Halloween zombies and vampires turn to fundraising in Huddersfield

Halloween brings charity spirit to fore

Caught on Camera: can you put a name to a face in pictures released by West Yorkshire Police?

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Police have released the images in the hope that members of the public may be able to put a name - or more - to face

Huddersfield mother Kerry Noble jailed for fraud - including taking cash from her grandmother

Judge labels crimes "a grave breach of trust"

256 new homeowners created in Kirklees thanks to Help to Buy Scheme

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Abbey Place care home families plan protest meeting in Huddersfield

Abbey Place Care Home, Abbey Road, Fartown.
Plea for home to think again over unit shutdown

Four-car smash on M62 causes delays of up to an hour

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Long tailbacks on motorway

We need to stay on the front foot against Nottingham Forest says Huddersfield Town midfielder Jonathan Hogg

Chris Powell has given us a lot of confidence

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Huddersfield Town fans want to see Paul Dixon at left-back once more against Nottingham Forest
Supporters want to see a 4-4-2 formation once again this weekend, which helped Town recover from their two-goal deficit at Ipswich Town last time out

Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell wants to see defensive set pieces cut out at source and won't tolerate cheap shirt pulling

We just need to tighten one or two areas

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Huddersfield Giants ready to return for Super League pre-season training

Giants coach Paul Anderon is ready to welcome his players back for work

We need to stay on the front foot against Nottingham Forest says Huddersfield Town midfielder Jonathan Hogg

Chris Powell has given us a lot of confidence

Who did Huddersfield Town fans pick in their starting XI for Nottingham Forest clash?

Huddersfield Town fans want to see Paul Dixon at left-back once more against Nottingham Forest
Supporters want to see a 4-4-2 formation once again this weekend, which helped Town recover from their two-goal deficit at Ipswich Town last time out

Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell wants to see defensive set pieces cut out at source and won't tolerate cheap shirt pulling

We just need to tighten one or two areas

One to watch: Liz and Jade

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Huddersfield hosts premiere of contemporary British painting exhibition

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Pennine Business Partners promote voucher scheme

Steve Bradley is helping local firms access advice and guidance under the government's Growth Vouchers programme

Farnley Tyas firm to exhibit at regional fair

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LV= reports "good" performance in trying times

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Huddersfield Town fans want to see Paul Dixon at left-back once more against Nottingham Forest

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Shopkeeper knifed during armed raid at Birkdale Newsagents in Dewsbury

In pictures: Celebrities turn out for Unicef UK Halloween party

Celebrities turn up for charity Halloween party.

UK to enjoy warmest ever Halloween with temperatures higher than Los Angeles

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High of 22C is expected on Friday against 21C in the Californian city - in the UK the half-term heatwave has given a late season boost to many seaside resorts

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Stills from a mobile phone taken by Jacob Wilcox of the fire at SP Fireworks in Tilcon Avenue, Stafford
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