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Watch this amazing Go-Pro footage showing a jockey’s-eye-view riding Huddersfield Town’s new racehorse.


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Huddersfield police have been crediting a popular children’s book for their career choices ahead of next month’s Kirklees’ Pageturners Childrens’ reading festival.

Valentine's day

Looking to get outdoors and do something a little different this Valentine’s Day?

Try something different this Valentine's Day

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About 100 staff were evacuated last night from paint and coatings company PPG on Huddersfield Road, Birstall following an ammonia leak.

PPG Coatings UK at Birstall


All lanes have now re-opened on the M1 northbound.


If you’re travelling towards or back from Leeds on the M1 today best find an alternative route. There are closures and long delays on both carriages around J45 and 46 around Garforth and Pontefract Lane.


Good morning.

Hand over:

Well, that’s all from me for now. Handing over to Susie.

There will be a leaving party on Saturday evening from 6pm for the long-serving landlady, Lorraine Sykes, of The County in Princess Street, opposite the Town Hall.

The County pub in Princess Street, Huddersfield town centre
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Beyonce heading to Manchester for Emirates Old Trafford summer gig

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Second temporary bridge to be installed in Elland



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