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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

Huddersfield man Pepukayi Chitakunye jailed for sex assaults

Leeds Crown Court
Court hears how teenage girl was repeatedly assaulted

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

Live: Huddersfield breaking news, travel and traffic news, latest sport, plus weather on Aug 27

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Follow our live updates through the day to get the latest breaking news as it happens, sport, travel and traffic updates, plus weather in your area

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

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Denby Dale Councillor Graham Turner

Kirklees Council agrees to grazing land sale to boost Dewsbury Moor Amateur Rugby League Football Club

Deal now underway to negotiate a price for land sale

Huddersfield man Pepukayi Chitakunye jailed for sex assaults

Leeds Crown Court
Court hears how teenage girl was repeatedly assaulted

All party rule call for Kirklees Council, as Newsome Clr Andrew Cooper says minority rule makes no sense in tough times

Local election count at Cathedral House, Huddersfield - Green Clr, Andrew Cooper
Clr Andrew Cooper says all parties should be involved with no-on 'opt outs' for political gain

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
James Vaughan may soon be playing alongside Nahki Wells rather than replacing him, but what does it mean for the midfield?

Behind The Numbers: James Vaughan's return could see Huddersfield Town revert to a 4-4-2, but how do the central midfield quartet compare?

With the Terriers' star striker nearing a full return to fitness, the clamour for the frontman to be paired with Nahki Wells as a twin attacking spearhead is stronger than ever

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

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
James Vaughan may soon be playing alongside Nahki Wells rather than replacing him, but what does it mean for the midfield?

Behind The Numbers: James Vaughan's return could see Huddersfield Town revert to a 4-4-2, but how do the central midfield quartet compare?

With the Terriers' star striker nearing a full return to fitness, the clamour for the frontman to be paired with Nahki Wells as a twin attacking spearhead is stronger than ever

Lascelles Hall Seconds clinch promotion in Drakes Huddersfield League but Cedar Court Conference Two title still up for grabs

Golcar Seconds also celebrating promotion back to top flight

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

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

South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner Shaun Wright

Theresa May heaps pressure on South Yorkshire police and crime commissioner Shaun Wright over Rotherham child sex abuse report

Home Secretary says he has 'real questions to answer'

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

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

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