M62 crash near Milnrow means long delays after three HGVs collide

M62 crash at Milnrow
One motorist was trapped in his vehicle following the crash at 2pm

Poundstretcher in court after mice and rat droppings were allegedly found at its Deighton headquarters

The Poundstretcher depot in Deighton, Huddersfield
The firm, based in Leeds Road, faces six charges of failing to comply with food hygiene regulations

Squalid conditions in Huddersfield care homes which broke promise to improve

The three care homes in our report
Huddersfield care homes break promise to improve as regulator reveals three under watchdog enforcement action

It was 28 years ago - are you featured in our Huddersfield nostalgia pictures from 1986

Take a look back and see who recognise from 28 years ago 

New Starters 2014: more Huddersfield youngsters pictured as they start school

Collage of new starter pictures
We asked schools to send in pictures of the youngsters beginning their school journey

Maria Harris: family's thanks as missing woman found safe

Maria Harris
Maria, 66, who suffers from dementia went missing from home in Moldgreen

Three car crash closes Golcar road - driver arrested for suspected drink driving

Leymoor Road, Golcar
A woman in her 40s was injured in the crash in Leymoor Road this afternoon

200 Calderdale jobs to go - council looking for volunteers to retire or take redundancy

Calderdale Council logo updated
The local authority is having to make £40m savings by 2016/17, which was agreed by councillors at a budget meeting earlier this year

Leaves on the line cause morning delays for Huddersfield TransPennine Express commuters to Manchester and Leeds

The Penistone Line near Berry Brow station
The issue is being dealt with by trains' in built gritters and has no plans to bring in an autumn leaf fall timetable like the Penistone Line

Huddersfield-born Norwich City striker Cameron Jerome makes allegation of racist comment against Leeds United defender Giuseppe Bellusci

Investigation under way after incident at Carrow Road

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Spooky goings on

A healing white spirit, a devil dog and a phantom bingo player - 7 tales of spooky paranormal activity in haunted Huddersfield

Arnie will appear at the black tie dinner on November 14

Would you pay £1,500 to meet the Terminator? An Evening With Arnold Schwarzenegger planned in Leeds

Historic wooden pavilion being demolished close to Gibson Mill on the Hardcastle Crags estate in Hebden Bridge

Little Horrors 2014 - your kids dressed up ready for Halloween

Sheridan Smith as Cilla

Film crew in Huddersfield for new Sheridan Smith series for ITV

Leymoor Road, Golcar

Three car crash closes Golcar road - driver arrested for suspected drink driving

A woman in her 40s was injured in the crash in Leymoor Road this afternoon

M62 crash near Milnrow means long delays after three HGVs collide

M62 crash at Milnrow
One motorist was trapped in his vehicle following the crash at 2pm

Paddock man who flipped car onto roof at Ainley Top after drinking banned from road

Entrance to Grimescar Road, just off Brighouse Road at Ainley Top
David Bamford, 55, was taken to hospital after the smash in Ainley Top

200 Calderdale jobs to go - council looking for volunteers to retire or take redundancy

Calderdale Council logo updated
The local authority is having to make £40m savings by 2016/17, which was agreed by councillors at a budget meeting earlier this year

Loaned-out Huddersfield Town duo Matt Crooks and Danny Carr aim to build on debuts

Versatile Crooks is with Hartlepool while Carr has joined Mansfield

It's the high life for Huddersfield Town and Brighton

Chris Powell was wary of the South coast side's system

Huddersfield Town fans pleased with recent run but believe more improvement is on the way after draw with Brighton

Excellent learning experience for the team

Huddersfield-born Norwich City striker Cameron Jerome makes allegation of racist comment against Leeds United defender Giuseppe Bellusci

Investigation under way after incident at Carrow Road
Brett Ferres in action for the Huddersfield Giants

Huddersfield Giants forward Brett Ferres gets into England 17

Bench start for Giants star in opener against Samoa in Brisbane

Huddersfield Giants sign Bradford Bulls youngster Oliver Roberts for Super League campaign

Academy international to join Giants squad next month

Huddersfield Giants 2015 Super League fixtures revealed - full list and dates here

Huddersfield Giants crest
The Giants fans will be familiar to Sky viewers early in the season with three of their first five games on TV

Marsh Conservative Club is new home of the Huddersfield Table Tennis League

Informal launch and trophies on display November 15

Loaned-out Huddersfield Town duo Matt Crooks and Danny Carr aim to build on debuts

Versatile Crooks is with Hartlepool while Carr has joined Mansfield

It's the high life for Huddersfield Town and Brighton

Chris Powell was wary of the South coast side's system
Arnie will appear at the black tie dinner on November 14

Would you pay £1,500 to meet the Terminator? An Evening With Arnold Schwarzenegger planned in Leeds

Film star, body builder and former Governor of California to appear at Elland Road event

An alien invasion, Mozart or 10CC - take your pick of things to do in West Yorkshire today

Graham Gouldman of 10CC performing in Hyde Park, London.
We've reached the mid-point of the working week - if you squint, you can almost see the weekend.

Holmfirth Musical Festival 69th Annual Competition - the results

Winners of class 7, Pianoforte Solo: Samuel Fitzsimons of Uppermill (2nd), Nicole Jessop of New Mill (1st) and Esme Marper of Highburton (3rd)
Read all the winners from the competition at Holmfirth Civic Hall last week

Shackletons helps realise £1.5m care home project

Dewsbury-based Shackletons designed and manufactured bespoke furniture for Inwood House at Horbury, Wakefield

Reactiv recruits successful apprentices

Four apprentices have gained NVQs and full-time jobs after training with Elland direct marketing business Reactiv

Ridley and Hall appoint new solicitor

Helen Dandridge has joined the litigation department at Ridley & Hall following her qualification as a solicitor

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It's the high life for Huddersfield Town and Brighton

Arnie will appear at the black tie dinner on November 14

Would you pay £1,500 to meet the Terminator? An Evening With Arnold Schwarzenegger planned in Leeds

Huddersfield Town fans pleased with recent run but believe more improvement is on the way after draw with Brighton

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Oscar Pistorius
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Oscar Pistorius sentencing
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