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A businessman has been jailed after submitting false VAT returns while under a suspended sentence for trademark offences.

Gavin Brammah and Louise Fisher

We’re getting reports of slow traffic on M62 Eastbound between J25 A644 (Brighouse) and J27 M621 / A650 / A62 (Gildersome)

An under-staffed care home where disabled patients were left in their beds for hours has been place in special measures.


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Andrew Bussey has sent us this before and after photograph of the roundabout in Paddock describing it as a “bomb site” after work by contractors.

Andrew Bussey
Roundabout in Paddock left chewed up


An under-staffed care home where disabled patients were left in their beds for hours has been place in special measures.

Cleveland House Nursing Home


Detectives investigating a sex assault in Lockwood have released an e-fit of the attacker.

West Yorkshire Police
E-fit of suspect in sex assault on Whitehead Lane, Lockwood

Reports of Zika virus

Reports online have claimed there have been three reported cases of the Zika virus in Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital.


Traffic on the M62 this afternoon further East. There’s a lane closed and very slow traffic eastbound between J29 M1 (Lofthouse) and J30 A642 (Rothwell).

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