Chemical spill at Cooper Bridge Road, Cooper Bridge

Lorry chemical spill closes main roads at Cooper Bridge

Main roads closed after lorry carrying solvent leaks load

Huddersfield children to be treated at Halifax hospital

Calderdale Royal Hospital, Halifax.
Sick youngsters now seen at Calderdale Royal instead of HRI

Tammy Friend stole from shop - to pay for IVF

Court hears 'good worker' took money in a bid to persuade her husband they could afford more fertility treatment

Huddersfield swelters on hottest July day on record

Weather experts recorded the warmest ever July day as the mercury hit 31.4C - just under 90F

Huddersfield Army Veterans treat bus travellers to parade at station

They were kitted out in full uniforms to go on their annual summer trip, which this year was to see vintage planes at RAF Cosford

Sheepridge man Paul Webster jailed after attack on mother and teenage daughter

The 34-year-old grabbed the mother by her hair and hit her daughter in the face before returning to terrorise the girl further

Plans to regenerate Bamforths warehouse in Holmfirth unveiled

It was used by James Bamforth of Bamforth &Co as a studio
New use would see retrail, office and apartments in the Station Road studio

New jobs as Kingsgate's House of Fraser plans major makeover

New departments planned for Kingsgate store

Castle Hill School students get a send-off fit for royalty

Pupils at Castle Hill School in Berry Brow enjoyed a limo and decorated buses before awards and dancing

Paul Cooper in court after driving dangerously through residential streets in Lockwood

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.
Cooper, of Marsden, reached 60mph as he sped between rows of parked cars in his Mitsubishi during a police chase

Crosland Moor Junior School pupils create uplifting memorial garden for staff who died of cancer

Jane Richardson and Julie Rohde both died from breast cancer last year

Extra scanner plan for Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

Third MRI scanner to increase capacity

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Calderdale Royal Hospital, Halifax.

Huddersfield children to be treated at Halifax hospital

Sick youngsters now seen at Calderdale Royal instead of HRI

Tammy Friend stole from shop - to pay for IVF

Court hears 'good worker' took money in a bid to persuade her husband they could afford more fertility treatment

Huddersfield swelters on hottest July day on record

Weather experts recorded the warmest ever July day as the mercury hit 31.4C - just under 90F

Huddersfield Army Veterans treat bus travellers to parade at station

They were kitted out in full uniforms to go on their annual summer trip, which this year was to see vintage planes at RAF Cosford

Town to take on Leyton Orient in Spain

Clash to bring the curtain down on their time at La Cala

Live: Championship transfer news and rumours - the latest from Huddersfield Town and their rivals

What are the Championship sides up to? Keep up to date with all the deals as they happen

Huddersfield Town link suits Brighouse Town fine

The progressive Northern Premier League club want to further strengthen their bond with the Championship outfit

Ruling expected within fortnight on compensation for Blackpool abandonment

It's suggested the Football Disciplinary Commission will meet in the next fortnight

Hull KR travel to Huddersfield Giants after last-gasp victory over Salford Red Devils

Will Robins be weary for their trip to the John Smith's Stadium on Sunday?

Jack Hughes sees no reason why Huddersfield Giants won't secure a top-four Super League finish

Confidence is so high ahead of home Hull KR clash

Jack Hughes ready to see a big Huddersfield Giants Super League finish

Returning to the back-row adds to the on-loan Wigan man's confidence

Town to take on Leyton Orient in Spain

Clash to bring the curtain down on their time at La Cala

The heat is on as Huddersfield Giants' push for Super League glory

Jodie Broughton pushing to keep his spot for clash against Hull KR

Live: Championship transfer news and rumours - the latest from Huddersfield Town and their rivals

What are the Championship sides up to? Keep up to date with all the deals as they happen

Terminator Genisys review: How good is the movie? And is it worth a watch?

The new Terminator movie is out on Thursday July, 2, but is it as good as the others?

Short operas offer up Life Stories

Two mini operas by Calderdale composer Tim Benjamin promise tragedy and drama in true operatic style.

Sour note at Brighouse Ritz when poor attendance cancels rock 'n' roll night

But rock 'n' roll ain't dead at Bradford Road venue says management

How should firms proceed when Microsoft Windows 10 becomes available - Michael Branford, of Crest IT, offers some advice

Software giant Microsoft has scheduled the latest upgrade for Windows

Michelle Mone mentors Liversedge firm

The founder of Ultimo has helped Liversedge water treatment firm Aquatrust set out its vision for further expansion

Business profile: Aaron Francis, of HDTWO Commercial Photography

Huddersfield Uni ggraduate Aaron Francis is helping call the shots at HDTWO Commercial Photography

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