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Terror in Court 2: Milnsbridge man slashes throat as judge sends him to jail

Gary Bell of Milnsbridge in hospital after he smuggles blade in

Big housing plan for Meltham backed despite protests

Site of proposed development on Helme Lane, Meltham
Council set to allow 100 new homes in village - plus latest planning decisions in Honley and Netherthong

Mark Roberts grabbed police officer's testicles in anger after being arrested

Kirklees Magistrates Court
Roberts, of Foxroyd Lane Estate in Thornhill, admitted the assault when he appeared at Kirklees Magistrates' Court

200 homes and supermarket plan for St Luke's site in Crosland Moor sees changes after residents get involved

Indicative site layout of the proposed redevelopment of the St Luke's Hospital site at Crosland Moor.
Up to 200 new homes and supermarket suggested for Crosland Moor site

Has time finally been called on Colne Valley real ale trail troubles?

Police report "All Quiet on Western Front"

I could have been dead within days: Man spots poster in doctor's surgery and asks for test - two days later he had 12-hour heart op

William Daibell whose screening test saved his life.
It was pure chance that William Daibell man spotted a poster for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm screening in his local surgery, as he waited for a routine appointment

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Terror in Court 2: Milnsbridge man slashes throat as judge sends him to jail

Gary Bell of Milnsbridge in hospital after he smuggles blade in

Big housing plan for Meltham backed despite protests

Site of proposed development on Helme Lane, Meltham
Council set to allow 100 new homes in village - plus latest planning decisions in Honley and Netherthong

Mark Roberts grabbed police officer's testicles in anger after being arrested

Kirklees Magistrates Court
Roberts, of Foxroyd Lane Estate in Thornhill, admitted the assault when he appeared at Kirklees Magistrates' Court

200 homes and supermarket plan for St Luke's site in Crosland Moor sees changes after residents get involved

Indicative site layout of the proposed redevelopment of the St Luke's Hospital site at Crosland Moor.
Up to 200 new homes and supermarket suggested for Crosland Moor site

Which Huddersfield Town player has Mark Robins used the most during pre-season?

With the Terriers having just two pre-season friendlies left before the 2014/2015 season gets underway, we take a look at which players have got the most - and least - game time.

New quids on the block: Why financial disparity is threatening to ruin the Championship

Ross McCormack's blockbuster £11m move from Leeds United to Fulham has raised eyebrows
You only have to glance at the deals made so far by the three relegated Premier League clubs to notice the gulf in monetary terms

Championship transfer gossip: Middlesbrough seal move for Real Mallorca winger as Brighton target Adam Clayton and go head-to-head with Bolton for Cardiff striker

PLUS: Leeds at loggerheads over Cooper deal as Lees heads for Wednesday and Briggs set for Blackpool after failing to agree terms with Millwall

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Huddersfield Giants opposition guide: Wakefield Wildcats

With the exception of an ill-fated trip to France, things couldn’t be better for Wakefield Trinity Wildcats as they look to finish the season strongly

Huddersfield Giants player Jacob Fairbank centre of investigation

Jacob 'Bobby' Fairbank
Rugby Football League look into claims prop played for Batley when ineligible

Paul Anderson column: Huddersfield Giants hooker Kyle Wood can make most of enforced lay off

Head coach Paul Anderson expects to see a stronger fitter player when Wood returns

Which Huddersfield Town player has Mark Robins used the most during pre-season?

With the Terriers having just two pre-season friendlies left before the 2014/2015 season gets underway, we take a look at which players have got the most - and least - game time.

New quids on the block: Why financial disparity is threatening to ruin the Championship

Ross McCormack's blockbuster £11m move from Leeds United to Fulham has raised eyebrows
You only have to glance at the deals made so far by the three relegated Premier League clubs to notice the gulf in monetary terms

AFC Emley entertain Brighouse Town in friendly at Welfare Ground on Friday night

Brighouse managed by former Emley player Paul Quinn
Cupcakes at Mirfield Show 2013

Brilliant bakers and creative crafters - could you bag a prize at Mirfield Agricultural Show?

Baking and handicrafts competition boasts 24 classes

Review: Shrek the Musical at the Grand Theatre, Leeds

Shrek the Musical
Family fun with the big green ogre

Ukelele musicians ready for Huddersfield festival - watch out for the flash mob

The Friends of Beaumont Park Ukulele Club celebrate their first anniversary with a rehearsal at the visitors centre at the park. Founder member, Mary Kenworthy (front) with the group[ and their trophy won at the recent Mrs Sunderland festival.
A flash mob of musicians will entertain travellers next week
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Insurer LV= scored highly in a survey of 10,000 cobnsumers across the UK

Clough & Co warns tradespeople over HMRC campaign

Nigel Westman, partner at Clough & Company in Cleckheaton
HMRC is targeting painters and decorators in the first phase of a benchmarking campaign to check they are paying the correct amount of tax

J Brindon Addy backs talented cyclist

Holme Valley butcher Brindon Addy is sponsoring 18-year Gabriel Cullaigh as he sets his sights on a career as a racing cyclist

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Cupcakes at Mirfield Show 2013

Brilliant bakers and creative crafters - could you bag a prize at Mirfield Agricultural Show?

Which Huddersfield Town player has Mark Robins used the most during pre-season?

Terror in Court 2: Milnsbridge man slashes throat as judge sends him to jail

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Live: Eastbourne Pier fire - updates as blaze rips through landmark building

Pictures show onlookers watching thick black smoke rising up from the pier and its building

Morning news headlines: Russia sanctions in place, five-a-day facts, tax row, Ebola fears

Russian President Vladimir Putin, second right, looks on as Crimean leaders, Speaker of Crimean legislature Vladimir Konstantinov, second left, Crimean Premier Sergei Aksyonov, left, and Sevastopol mayor Alexei Chalyi, right, sign a treaty for Crimea to join Russia in the Kremlin in Moscow. President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday signed a treaty to incorporate Crimea into Russia, describing the move as the restoration of historic injustice and a necessary response to what he called the Western encroachment on Russia?s vital interests.
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Guests using loo at posh hotel can be seen from street after epic window design blunder

Not-so-private facilities: A young woman is snapped using the toilet at the hotel
Architects missed the fact that passers-by can see patrons using the toilets at the newly opened 25hours Hotel Bikini Berlin

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