West Yorkshire Police planning Christmas visits to 50 known burglars ahead of big day

The not so festive Christmas card for the region's burglars.
Thieves will also receive Christmas cards from police to let them know they've got an eye on them

Thief June Langley who targeted the elderly in distraction raids is jailed for 5 years

June Langley
“Courts have to send out a message they will protect the elderly from people like you," said judge

Newsome unique housing idea could cut £30k off fuel bills

Kirklees Council will explore possibility of 'passive house' idea for Newsome site sale

They killed for kicks: Murderers of Newsome dad Martin Ackroyd jailed for minimum of 21 years each

Surjit Singh Sidhu and Nicola Bedford murdered Martin Ackroyd
The judge said Nicola Bedford and Surjit Sidhu were “drug addicts killing for kicks” when the attack on father-of-three Martin Ackroyd turned into murder

Facebook killer Robert Lyn gets 26 years for "butchering" Daniel Campbell as he slept after finding out on social network that victim had slept with his girlfriend

Robert Lyn
He committed the terrible crime within hours of seeing a Facebook message which suggested that his girlfriend had cheated on him

Nativity 2014: All the pictures of Huddersfield Christmas plays - is your youngster pictured?

Huddersfield Nativity plays 2014
We've received more than 100 pictures from schools and nurseries across Huddersfield - take a look at the cutest gallery you'll see this year!

Huddersfield and Colne Valley MPs on English votes for English laws

Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman and Colne Valley MP Jason McCartney
Colne Valley's Jason McCartney said the proposals would increase fairness Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman said it would be hard to define which issues only affect England

Huddersfield New College students stage World War One football match and celebrate raising of £6,000 for charity

Pupils at the town’s New College in New Hey Road put on two special events on the campus to celebrate raising over £6,000 for charities and to commemorate the First World War

Kirklees College students to become part of team behind massive Dewsbury Pioneer House restoration project

Dave Hall, John Lambe, Luke Oliver and Kevin Byrne examining the part of Pioneer House formerly used as a restaurant.
Pupils in the college's Dewsbury Construction Academy will help to renovate cornices, paint and work in other areas

WATCH: Heavy rain sees rivers burst their banks

A car submerged in flood water in Calder View, Lower Hopton.
Watch our video showing just how full local rivers and canals are

Newsome unique housing idea could cut £30k off fuel bills

Kirklees Council will explore possibility of 'passive house' idea for Newsome site sale

West Yorkshire Police planning Christmas visits to 50 known burglars ahead of big day

The not so festive Christmas card for the region's burglars.
Thieves will also receive Christmas cards from police to let them know they've got an eye on them

Make the most of falling fuel prices says economist who says it's a short-term "blip"

£1 a litre very unlikely despite recent cuts in price at pumps

Mark Noblet's stunning photograph features alongside those taken by stars in Willow's Stars on Canvas auction

Golcar man had 'special day' thanks to charity
Oldham Athletic v Huddersfield Town pre-season friendly - Mark Robins.

Former Huddersfield Town boss Mark Robins making impression at Scunthorpe United

The forward-looking Glanford Park club have climbed the League I table

Huddersfield Town v Birmingham City: Jonathan Hogg v Demarai Gray and other key battles which could decide this weekend's clash

The key battles which could decide Huddersfield Town v Birmingham
The Terriers will be hoping to get back on track immediately after the disappointment of a 5-0 defeat at Norwich City last weekend

Chris Powell can get Huddersfield Town back on track against Birmingham City says old boy Kieran O'Regan

Kieran O'Regan thinks Chris Powell is capable of helping Huddersfield Town recover from Norwich City mauling
The Republic of Ireland player knows what it's like to be on the wrong end of a big goal tally

White is the colour when it comes to football footwear - and Huddersfield Town are following the Premier League pattern

Only three of the starting side at Norwich City wore 'traditional' black boots

Mikey Wood closing in on a Huddersfield Giants Super League spot

England Academy exploits have added to the value of the young Giants forward

Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson hails the work of his medical staff

The physio team will keep the Giants in better shape for the new Super League season

Huddersfield Giants determined to avoid a repeat of last season's failed Super League play-off campaign

Giants star Chris Bailey knows the hurt of last year can act as a major source of motivation in 2015
Oldham Athletic v Huddersfield Town pre-season friendly - Mark Robins.

Former Huddersfield Town boss Mark Robins making impression at Scunthorpe United

The forward-looking Glanford Park club have climbed the League I table

Huddersfield Town v Birmingham City: Jonathan Hogg v Demarai Gray and other key battles which could decide this weekend's clash

The key battles which could decide Huddersfield Town v Birmingham
The Terriers will be hoping to get back on track immediately after the disappointment of a 5-0 defeat at Norwich City last weekend

Chris Powell can get Huddersfield Town back on track against Birmingham City says old boy Kieran O'Regan

Kieran O'Regan thinks Chris Powell is capable of helping Huddersfield Town recover from Norwich City mauling
The Republic of Ireland player knows what it's like to be on the wrong end of a big goal tally

One to Watch: Du Dauphine

Huddersfield psychedelic rock five-piece Du Dauphine – pictured above – are to release their debut E.P.

Putting on the Ritz

It was one of the highest grossing films of the 1930s - now Top Hat is a glamorous, glitzy new musical.

Live review: Huddersfield University Brass Band at Leeds Town Hall

It would be hard to imagine a Christmas in Yorkshire without the sound of brass band music

600 UK Ltd hosts EEF growth forum launch

Manufacturers in Kirklees are set to benefit from the EEF's new Yorkshire & Humber Growth Forum

Wellhouse Leisure takes Ford Terrier to Turkey

David Elliott and Layne Stuart travelled 4,500 miles to show off the Ford Terrier campervan to workers at a Ford plant in Turkey

Clough & Company partner in tax warning

Nigel Westman, partner at Clough & Company in Cleckheaton
Nigel Westman, of Clough and Company, says figures show tax evasion to be a bigger problem than tax avoidance

Videos & Photos

Can you be Santa? Clare Harwood has 91 pressies for needy children - and wants charities to deliver them in time for Christmas

Huddersfield New College students stage World War One football match and celebrate raising of £6,000 for charity

The key battles which could decide Huddersfield Town v Birmingham

Huddersfield Town v Birmingham City: Jonathan Hogg v Demarai Gray and other key battles which could decide this weekend's clash

World Pie Eating Championships end in controversy

All results declared null and void after batch of rogue pies is eaten

Nine found dead in Cairns house

Police block the road outside a house where eight children have been found dead
Children and woman were stabbed, say reports

Morning news headlines: Cameron Russia warning, 100 attempts to sneak into UK, Uni offers at record high

The Prime Minister David Cameron visited the O2 call centre in Runcorn, Cheshire, to chat with staff as part of his PM Direct, where members of the public can quiz him about any issues or topics they desire. Photo by James Maloney
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