Dream Homes: Denroyd Grange, Denby Lane, Upper Denby

A gym, six bedrooms, cosy luxury and beautiful views across the countryside are on offer with this week's Dream Home

Kirklees Council defends decision to shut down Oxford Grange care home in Dewsbury

Council moved in after "significant risk" to safety of residents

Finders keepers! Treasure-hunters unearthed some historical gems in Kirklees last year

But these centuries-old finds won't make the owners rich!

Examiner Community Awards 2015: Achievement Award winner Yorkshire Air Ambulance

Examiner Community Awards 2015: Achievement Award — Yorkshire Air Ambulance
It costs £12,000 a day to run the two helicopters - but the county of Yorkshire rallies to keep them in the air

Mindless vandals target Milnsbridge school's outdoor shelter

The damage was discovered at Crow Lane Primary School after the half term break

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  • NEWS: Police have appealed for witnesses after a Dewsbury shop manager was stabbed during a robbery.

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  • TRAVEL: There's reports of strong winds on A628 Woodhead Pass in both directions between A6024 (Holmfirth Turn Off) and A57 Woolley Lane / A57 Mottram Moor / Wedneshough (Gun Inn Traffic Lights). Drivers should approach with care.

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  • NEWS:  Police in Huddersfield are appealing for witnesses following an assault on Monday April 27, in Lockwood.

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  • NEWS:  A very sad story from just over the hills in Oldham.  An "angelic" three-week-old baby died after his insomniac grandmother, who hadn't slept in 68 hours, fell asleep with him in her arms.

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  • NEWS:  Are you watching the phenomenon that is Game of Thrones?  I was a late adopter but glad I took the plunge.  Last night the latest series stepped up a notch with Huddersfield's own Lena Headey (Cersei Lannister) not having a very good time of things.

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  • WEATHER:  It was a gusty night last night and the wind isn't set to let up much today.  The only damage we've heard of is one of the letters on Huddersfield Leisure Centre blew off. 

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Game of Thrones season five: 10 things we learned from episode eight — Hardhome

Brighouse to turn the clock back to celebrate 1940s this weekend

GCSE English quiz: Test your word skills and see if you can still pass the exam

Yorkshire's Favourite Pub 2015 finalists

Which of these 10 taprooms will be crowned Yorkshire's Favourite Pub 2015?

Family fun in Yorkshire

Yorkshire days out: An A-Z of family fun

Police praise work of volunteers in Huddersfield

Plan to recruit new Special Constables

Don't let the bed bugs bite! Huddersfield bed firm says people failing to prevent dust mites

People are at risk of dust mites in their homes due to poor bedroom hygiene.
Research found 57 per cent of Brits don't wash bedding enough or vacuum mattress

Planning inspector told the demolition of the Casa extension would be disastrous

Casa Hotel and Restaurant, Elland Road, Brighouse.
Opening day of public inquiry hears company behind the venue argue that 'very-special circumstances' justify the development

Kirklees Council defends decision to shut down Oxford Grange care home in Dewsbury

Council moved in after "significant risk" to safety of residents
Why might Huddersfield Town be targeting former Middlesbrough midfielder Dean Whitehead?

Five reasons why Huddersfield Town could be targeting Dean Whitehead

The out-of-contract Middlesbrough midfielder is believed to be on Chris Powell's radar and fits the profile of what the club are looking for

Capital One Cup first-round draw on Tuesday, June 16

Huddersfield Town have reached round two in seven of the last eight seasons

Former Huddersfield Town midfielder Dwayne Mattis becomes manager of Newsome

The ex-Republic of Ireland player will lead the club into the West Riding County Amateur League

LIVE: Latest Championship news and rumours

All the latest updates on Championship sides as clubs eye up loan deals, free transfers and even look to splash the cash!

New RL book to be officially launched at Senior Giants meeting

All are invited to what pronises to be a top event

Huddersfield Giants' cheerleaders get starring role on big stage

Magic Weekend for Huddersfield youngsters

Huddersfield Giants duo Aaron Murphy and Scott Grix charged with striking against Catalans Dragons and could miss match against Wigan

Worry as Brett Ferres already battling injury
Why might Huddersfield Town be targeting former Middlesbrough midfielder Dean Whitehead?

Five reasons why Huddersfield Town could be targeting Dean Whitehead

The out-of-contract Middlesbrough midfielder is believed to be on Chris Powell's radar and fits the profile of what the club are looking for

Alex Chatterton bags four tries as Underbank Rangers blow away Oldham St Anne's

Away success boosts Underbank's promotion push in National Conference II

Capital One Cup first-round draw on Tuesday, June 16

Huddersfield Town have reached round two in seven of the last eight seasons

Honley Show 2015: A taste of what's to come

We take a look back to last year's festivities

Review: Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense at Leeds Grand Theatre

Jason Thorpe (Jeeves), Robert Webb (Bertie Wooster) and Christopher Ryan (Seppings) in Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense
Fabulous farce from a gifted cast

Game of Thrones season five: 10 things we learned from episode eight — Hardhome

White Walkers rose
WARNING: This article contains spoilers for the eighth episode of Game of Thrones season five

It's time to consider migrating to Windows 2008 or 2012, says Michael Branford, of Huddersfield-based Crest IT

Amid much publicity, Microsoft stopped providing security updates and technical support for Windows XP in April 2014

Orchard Energy a winner with its employees

Elland-based Orchard Energy has reaped the benefits by acting on issues raised through its annual employee survey

Malcolm Walker to get honorary degree

Iceland founder Malcolm Walker will receive an honorary doctorate at Huddersfield University in July

Videos & Photos

Honley Show 2015: A taste of what's to come

Police praise work of volunteers in Huddersfield

Casa Hotel and Restaurant, Elland Road, Brighouse.

Planning inspector told the demolition of the Casa extension would be disastrous

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Warm tributes paid to former Lib Dem leader Charles Kennedy after his sudden death at 55

Scottish politician served as an MP for 32 years but lost his seat in last month's general election

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Jeremy Hunt to target staffing agencies in a bid to cut costs

The NHS paid £3.3 billion to agency staff last year which has prompted strict new rules being introduced

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