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Murder squad policeman accused of attack on pub customer had been there for seven hours, court told

Paul Whiteley of West Yorkshire Polices homicide and major enquiry team (HMET) is charged with committing assault at a pub in Fylingthorpe, near Whitby on the east coast,and girlfriend Claire Hughes

Paul Whiteley, 50, said he and girlfriend Claire Hughes, 43, had shared two and a half bottles of red wine during the afternoon the Fylingdales Inn, Fylingthorpe, near Whitby, North Yorkshire

All but two Kirklees libraries could face axe under huge council cuts plan

Kirklees Council's Policy Committee is currently discussing two options, one could leave Kirklees with just two libraries in Huddersfield and Dewsbury

Woman killed by train at Slaithwaite believed to be missing pensioner

Emergency services at Slaithwaite Railway Station
The woman has not yet been identified but it is thought she was a local woman aged 70 who had gone missing from her home hours before the incident

Have you seen missing Mimi? Police appeal after dog snatched from Lockwood garden

Mimi the puppy, stolen from Lockwood.
Two teenage boys took Mimi, who was in the rear yard at the time, and made off in the direction of Lockwood Road

Perfect passes: more women than men passed their first driving tests with no faults in Huddersfield

More women than men achieved perfect first-time passes in Huddersfield
Women in Huddersfield bucked the national trend by outperforming men

Marsden woman's concern after E-cigarette charger explodes

The damage caused by an exploding E-cigarette charger in Michele Hirst's Marsden home
Michele Hirst, of Marsden, was luckily on hand to help douse the flames and unplug the charger from a socket

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Murder squad policeman accused of attack on pub customer had been there for seven hours, court told

Paul Whiteley of West Yorkshire Polices homicide and major enquiry team (HMET) is charged with committing assault at a pub in Fylingthorpe, near Whitby on the east coast,and girlfriend Claire Hughes
Paul Whiteley, 50, said he and girlfriend Claire Hughes, 43, had shared two and a half bottles of red wine during the afternoon the Fylingdales Inn, Fylingthorpe, near Whitby, North Yorkshire

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Have you seen missing Mimi? Police appeal after dog snatched from Lockwood garden

Mimi the puppy, stolen from Lockwood.
Two teenage boys took Mimi, who was in the rear yard at the time, and made off in the direction of Lockwood Road

Who did Huddersfield Town fans pick as their surprise signings?

After Bojan Krkic's shock move to Premier League side Stoke City from Barcelona, we asked Terriers supporters to tell us the purchases that particularly caught their eye

Former Huddersfield Town winger Les Chapman retires from football

However Manchester City find Chapman a new role at the Etihad Stadium

Sam Winnall joins Barnsley from Huddersfield Town's pre-season opponents Scunthorpe United

Sam Winnall (right) has completed his move from Scunthorpe United to Barnsley
Town travel to the Iron on Saturday for their latest friendly but will now not face League Two's top goalscorer from last term

Doncaster Rovers' Richie Wellens link to Huddersfield Town wide of the mark

Rumours linking Richie Wellens (right) with a move to Huddersfield Town are wide of the mark
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Huddersfield Giants taking no notice of Catalan Dragons 'travel sickness'

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Antonio Kaufusi desperate to give more for Huddersfield Giants

Huddersfield Giants prop Antonio Kaufusi is setting his sights on a strong display against Catalan Dragons

Who did Huddersfield Town fans pick as their surprise signings?

After Bojan Krkic's shock move to Premier League side Stoke City from Barcelona, we asked Terriers supporters to tell us the purchases that particularly caught their eye

Former Huddersfield Town winger Les Chapman retires from football

However Manchester City find Chapman a new role at the Etihad Stadium

Sam Winnall joins Barnsley from Huddersfield Town's pre-season opponents Scunthorpe United

Sam Winnall (right) has completed his move from Scunthorpe United to Barnsley
Town travel to the Iron on Saturday for their latest friendly but will now not face League Two's top goalscorer from last term
Tents for Underneath The Stars Festival at Cannon Hall

Underneath the Stars Festival at Cannon Hall Farm this weekend

Farm will relocate its flock of 500 sheep as up to 4,000 music lovers attend music festival

Were you there? We look back to last year's Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival

Anya Shaw gives Yummy Yorkshire Ice Cream her approval with proprietor, Jeremy Holmes.
Whet your appetite for this year's event with our pictures from the 2013 extravaganza

Shrek the Musical begins UK Tour at Leeds Grand Theatre

Shrek, Donkey and Princess Fiona in Shrek the Musical
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Howarths People and Safety Management chairman launched new business support group

Prominent business figures from West Yorkshire have joined forces to provide mutual support and back local charities

R3 welcomes proposals to safeguard supplies

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