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Follow our live updates through the day - keep checking for the latest on road conditions, school closures and public transport

Cold weather set to continue with threat of further snow

Weatherman Paul Stevens says it will be up to a week before we see an end to the cold and snow

Pictures: Further snow hits Huddersfield hard leading to more traffic chaos

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Drivers are experiencing difficulties due to hazardous driving conditions on the M62 and a host of other roads around Huddersfield

Kirklees schools close due to snow

Kirklees Council updated
See the list of all closures here and we'll update if more are announced

Second spate of vandalism in three weeks at allotments in Berry Brow

Allotment holders are counting the cost after eight or nine windows

Huddersfield Giants stars turn to restaurant duties for charity event

Broughy and Big Eorl don their aprons

Millions earmarked for development schemes in Huddersfield

The Harold Wilson Building at the University of Huddersfield
Town to share in Government's regional pool of money - University to benefit to tune of nearly £3m

MP warns both Huddersfield and Halifax A&Es could close

Accident & Emergency Dept at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley
Barry Sheerman attacks health groups amid watchdog warning for Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust

Man flown to hospital following crash in Linthwaite

Air ambulance called as road ambulance struggled to get to the scene

Take a look around this week's Property of the Week: The home of Julian and Kate Askew of Meltham

A house, which has played an important role in Meltham village history over the years, is up for sale

Mirfield woman Beverley Parkinson, 44, found drowned in her sister's bath

Sister Wendy lived at Catherine Road, Brackenhall

St Paul’s Cathedral tribute to Huddersfield's Afghan heroes

Framed pictures of the soldiers placed on the plinth outside the 3rd Battalion barracks
Huddersfield families to join Royalty for parade and service

Live Breaking News

  • SNOW:  These people are making the best of unexpected day off school.

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  • SNOW:  Kirklees has got extra grit teams out.  Is it too little, too late?

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  • NEWS:  This motorist has had a mishap in the snow at Emley Moor. Hope they weren't injured.

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  • TRAVEL:  There's long delays on the M62 over the tops. The Highways Agency is reporting problems eastbound between J21 and J23 and westbound between J25 and J21 due to several earlier incidents and adverse weather conditions in the area.

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  • NEWS:  Of all the days to lose access to your four wheel drive!

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  • Fret not...I'm here with the latest breaking news and checks on the roads.  Back in a minute with something.

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  • After a hectic stint on the live blog I'm handing it over to my colleague Nick who will bring you travel updates and much more.

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  • TWEET: Let's add Emley Moor roads to the list of places to avoid:

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  • BREAKING: Kirklees College is closing at 1pm today.

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  • I've just spoke to our weatherman Paul Stevens about last night's 'thundersnow' and also the forecast for the next few days. In short, keep your heating on.

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  • NEWS: Calderdale's waste and recycling collections are suspended due to inclement weather.

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Kirklees schools closed due to snow

Kirklees Council updated
See the list of all closures here and we'll update if more are announced

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He allows us to do all the work we need to get through

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Craig Kopczak confident of having another big Huddersfield Giants Super League season

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Huddersfield Giants stars turn to restaurant duties for charity event

Broughy and Big Eorl don their aprons

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He allows us to do all the work we need to get through

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King's Head pub in Huddersfield set to be restored to its former glory

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Man flown to hospital following crash in Linthwaite

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Snow and freezing temperatures to hit the country as Met Office issue an amber warning

Morning news headlines: 'Thundersnow' storms set to pelt UK, new guidance on consent issued

A bus makes its way through the snow in the Loxley area of Sheffield, as Britain was due to be hit by a week of snow and freezing temperatures as the country's "yo-yo" weather continues. The North will be worst hit with "thundersnow storms" striking, while snowfalls of up to 15cm predicted tonight
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