Lotto winners' daughter Samantha Crossland given chance to pay back £22,000 she stole

Judge gives a second chance to woman whose parents scooped nearly £1.3m on the lottery

Moldgreen Jimmy's off-licence revoked by Kirklees licensing committee after 96,000 packets of smuggled and fake cigarettes were discovered

West Yorkshire Police found items in a nearby shipping container and seven packets in the shop looked after by Shabir Ali

Man dies in fall from Lockwood Viaduct

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Meltham Road and the Huddersfield to Sheffield rail line were closed for several hours

PICTURES AND VIDEO: Huddersfield's new Leisure Centre seen from the air

Birds' eye view as new centre gets close to opening

Parking hike at Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals and disabled drivers must now pay

Private firms bidding for NHS work
Changes to Blue Badge policy amid 25 per cent rise in parking charges for everyone else

Huddersfield folk told to enjoy the sun - because it may not last

Parts of UK are hotter than the Med

Report written in Huddersfield reveals that Asian women sent to jail are shunned by their families

But Asian men are treated more sympathetically

David Cameron on the green belt, housing, hospitals, bonuses and.....lycra

Prime Minister has a one-to-one interview with Joanne Douglas and talks about local councils, housing, hospitals and the Tour de Yorkshire

Eccentric Jake Mangle-Wurzel has bust-up with film-maker who made documentary on his life

Jake claims 60-minute film doesn't do him justice

Dream Homes: The Old Rectory, Mirfield

The house is steeped in history with many original features, while a mulberry tree dating from the reign of James I grows in the gardens

Dozens of music lovers queue overnight outside Vinyl Tap to bag rare releases on Record Store Day

Hundreds of people crammed into the store during the day to buy mainly vinyl singles and albums

Live Breaking News

  • TRAVEL:  The last post of the day is unfortunately bad news for motorists heading for Manchester or coming back to Ainley Top from Bradford or Leeds.  The M62 has an issue west bound between J25 and J24.

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  • NEWS:  The police horses are hanging out at Moor End Academy in Huddersfield this evening.  And they're inviting people to come down to have a look.  I'm not sure which horses these are but no doubt they've got fine names.

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  • NEWS:  Are you taking part in the Pedal For Pounds bike ride to Blackpool?  The popular charity event sees hundreds of Town fans take on an epic route on the final day of the season.

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  • SPORT:  The snooker world championships has begun and top potter Ronnie O'Sullivan has already played his socks off.

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  • NEWS:  Ever fancied speeding down a zip wire from the top of the stands at the John Smith's Stadium?  Go on...it's for charideee

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  • TRAVEL:  The road beneath Lockwood viaduct has re-opened following this afternoon's incident where a man fell to his death.

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  • TRAVEL:  Bit of news about the choo choos to start us off.  It appears there's issues on the Leeds line that are proving difficult to fix quickly.

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  • Right, that's all from me, Nick will be taking over the blogging reins. Have a good afternoon

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  • TRAVEL: Meltham Road in both directions is still closed and traffic is queuing due to police incident between B6110 Armitage Road and A616 Bridge Street / Swan Lane.

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  • NEWS: You may have heard about the film of Jake Mangle Wurzel.

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  • TRAVEL: There are still severe delays on trains due to a fault on the line near Leeds.

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Vote for your Hargreaves Memorial Huddersfield Town Player of the Year

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LOOK: Hundreds gather for Huddersfield's annual Sikh parade for Vaisakhi

Tunes for the Tour de Yorkshire

Pedal poetry! 10 tunes for the Tour de Yorkshire from Queen to Kraftwerk and beyond

Our 2015 festival guide

2015 music festivals: Our interactive guide to what's on near Huddersfield

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Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's The Rope Walk, Huddersfield

Lotto winners' daughter Samantha Crossland given chance to pay back £22,000 she stole

Judge gives a second chance to woman whose parents scooped nearly £1.3m on the lottery

David Cameron on the green belt, housing, hospitals, bonuses and.....lycra

Prime Minister has a one-to-one interview with Joanne Douglas and talks about local councils, housing, hospitals and the Tour de Yorkshire

David Cameron tours Elland firm to celebrate job creation in Calder Valley

Visit to former Huddersfield firm Decorative Panels for the Prime Minister

Moldgreen Jimmy's off-licence revoked by Kirklees licensing committee after 96,000 packets of smuggled and fake cigarettes were discovered

West Yorkshire Police found items in a nearby shipping container and seven packets in the shop looked after by Shabir Ali

Blackburn Rovers pencil in Huddersfield Town trip for David Dunn return

The former England midfielder has been out injured since January

Huddersfield Town v Blackburn Rovers: Officials appointed

Brendan Malone will be in the middle at the John Smith's Stadium

Joel Lynch says Huddersfield Town are determined to put on a show in fiver match against Blackburn Rovers

Joel Lynch has revealed there is a feelgood factor around Huddersfield Town at the moment
The John Smith's Stadium club have slashed the admission price for the trans-Pennine derby

Fans' ratings: See how Huddersfield Town supporters rated the Terriers after the dramatic 4-4 draw with Derby County

Chris Powell's side made it five unbeaten in a thrilling eight-goal draw with the promotion-chasing Rams, despite throwing away a 3-1 lead

Huddersfield Giants forward Jack Hughes cleared to face Hull FC

On-loan Wigan man uses Early Gulity Plea to make himself available for the trip to the KC Stadium

Huddersfield Giants Under 16s face big test at Wigan Warriors

Bouncing back from London Broncos loss is big incentive

Huddersfield Giants to face Leeds Rhinos away in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup

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Tough test for Giants in prospect

Ellie Reidy enjoys first trip to British Championships for Borough of Kirklees

First outing at top event fires up swimmer's future plans

Huddersfield Giants focus is now all about Super League trip to Hull FC

Challenge Cup tie at Leeds already placed on the back burner

Blackburn Rovers pencil in Huddersfield Town trip for David Dunn return

The former England midfielder has been out injured since January

Dozens of music lovers queue overnight outside Vinyl Tap to bag rare releases on Record Store Day

Hundreds of people crammed into the store during the day to buy mainly vinyl singles and albums

Game of Thrones season five: 10 things we learned from episode two — The House of Black and White

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

Tenth Holmfirth Festival of Folk to hit town on May 8 to 10

Holmfirth Folk Festival.
Orange Peel Morris of Ontario, Canada.
Over 20 musicians will descend on the town to perform and host workshops

We Are Internatinoal event looks east

Yorkshire firms got the lowdown on trade opportunities in Eastern Europe and Turkey at an Export Network event

Faith PR lands three new contracts

Yorkshire Payments, Alexandra House Spa and Cars on Demand have appointed Faith PR to handle their media matters\n

Colin Barratt, of Wheawill & Sudworth, turns the spotlight onto personal allowances

Colin Barratt
A major policy of the Coalition Government was to “increase the Personal Allowance for income tax to help lower and middle income earners”.

Videos & Photos

David Cameron on the green belt, housing, hospitals, bonuses and.....lycra

Eccentric Jake Mangle-Wurzel has bust-up with film-maker who made documentary on his life

Lindley Swifts claim thrilling JJ Conlan Memorial trophy triumph

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