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Here is another possible case of sat nav gone wrong! A Romanian HGV driver got stuck on a country lane in Netherthong.

HGV from Romania stuck up Miry Lane, Netherthong

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Looks like one Mirfield driver is facing the reality of risking driving with no insurance...

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Round up! Emley Show is 11 days away. So what can we expect to see in the ring at one of Huddersfield’s favourite family days out?

Emley Show

Yorkshire Day

If you own a smartphone, you’ll be well conversed in the language of emojis. So how would you feel about Yorkshire traditions being introduced to the keyboard?

Plusnet's white rose emoji to celebrate Yorkshire Day 2016


There was a burst on a major water main last night in the middle of a four-way junction on Oxford Road in Gomersal. The road is still closed today between Grove Lane and Bleak Street (I’ve shown it on the map for you), and disruptions have been caused as a result on surrounding roads. Avoid the area if you can!

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Oxford Rd disruptions


Afternoon, all! Let’s see what’s going on in the area...

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


Temporary traffic lights and water main work on A649 Birkby Lane between A641 Bradford Road and Devon Way, Brighouse. Expect delays.

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