Hospital bed in a toilet for shocked Huddersfield Royal Infirmary patient Darren Walters

Darren Walters' bed was in a hospital toilet.
Mattress wedged under shower for Huddersfield patient

Number of child sex offences recorded in West Yorkshire have gone up by a third

Figures obtained via a FOI show that in the last nine months 1,528 child sex offences were recorded in West Yorkshire

Nearly 900 pupils in Kirklees don't get their first choice of secondary school

More than one in six children missed out on the school at the top of their list

University of Huddersfield Vice Chancellor Bob Cryan hits back at salary and secrecy slurs

Pledge on openness after union criticism over senior pay and perks among university bosses

Hundreds of Huddersfield and Calderdale newborns weigh more than 2lb above average

Some 314 babies weighed more than 9lb 9oz in past three years

Luke Moore 'went crazy' and caused more than £1,000 damage to his partner's property

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.
Moore, of Kirkheaton, also theatened to kill Rebecca Grafton's horses if she left him

Take a tour around Sycamore Cottage in Jackson Bridge, this week's top property

If you’re looking for a large family home and want the `wow’ factor, then this five bedroom detached house at Jackson Bridge could be a real contender

Huddersfield Parish Church wins Huddersfield Civic Society’s annual Design Awards

Huddersfield Civic Society urges Kirklees Council to take tougher action against businesses that flout planning laws

Recap: Brentford v Huddersfield Town

Live coverage of Brentford v Huddersfield Town from Griffin Park null
Tom Marshall-Bailey brought you live updates from Griffin Park as Chris Powell's side faced a second capital test in as many games

Huddersfield mum reveals nine month wait for daughter's wheelchair

NHS campaigners say Kirklees and Calderdale wheelchair services still not up to speed

Live Breaking News

  • NEWS: A family are at loggerheads with a local secondary school after their teenage daughter dyed her hair red.

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  • NEWS: University evacuated:

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  • NEWS: There’s going to be a Kirklees College Takeover at the Huddersfield Town versus Rotherham match on Saturday, March 7.

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  • NEWS: A new, hand-made Lectern (where the Bible is read and sermons preached) has been made as one of the finishing touches to Kirkheaton Parish church’s redevelopment.

    Richard Steel, rector of Kirkheaton Parish Church.

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  • NEWS: Dalton ward selected Musarrat Khan at their meeting recently to fight the forthcoming local elections in May.

    Musarrat is seeking to replace Cllr Cliff Preest who is stepping down due to health reasons.

    Opening of Tite Hall, Railway Street, Huddersfield. Clr Peter McBride with the building in the background.

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  • TRAVEL: Earlier accident on M62 Eastbound between J19 A6046 (Heywood) and J20 A627(M) Rochdale.

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  • NEWS: Women planning to retire in 2015 are preparing themselves to live on an income 25% lower than their male counterparts, according to new research from Prudential.

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  • NEWS: Mothers' Day:

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  • TRAVEL: Queueing traffic due to earlier accident on M62 Eastbound between J19 A6046 (Heywood) and J20 A627(M) Rochdale, congestion on M60 to J13 A572 / A575 / B5211 (Worsley). In the roadworks area.

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  • TRAVEL: A629 Wakefield Road busy but moving between Southgate (Shorehead Roundabout) and B6432 Firth Street (New Wharf Traffic lights).

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  • NEWS: Regulars at the King's Head pub next to Huddersfield Railway Station have another three weeks' wait before they can spend a penny in the new loos.

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Treat your mum this Mother's Day

Mother's Day dining: 10 places to treat mum this year

The construction of the M62

The calm before the storm: amazing pictures of the M62 under construction 45 years ago

Dream Homes: Buckfield House, Almondbury

Indulge your sweet tooth this Easter

10 sweet treats to look forward to this Easter

Girls got brass: Huddersfield Tea & Tarts WI musical novices start up brass band to perform at Royal Albert Hall

Hundreds look for job opportunities for the future in Huddersfield

Success of apprenticeship evening

King James's School sees red over teenager Alana Harrison's new hairstyle

Family anger over isolation ban for pupil

Number of child sex offences recorded in West Yorkshire have gone up by a third

Figures obtained via a FOI show that in the last nine months 1,528 child sex offences were recorded in West Yorkshire

Huddersfield Parish Church wins Huddersfield Civic Society’s annual Design Awards

Huddersfield Civic Society urges Kirklees Council to take tougher action against businesses that flout planning laws

Huddersfield Town old boys will provide a threat at John Smith's Stadium

Rotherham go into Yorkshire derby with Danny Ward and Jack Hunt back to haunt their former employers

Brentford 4-1 Huddersfield Town - are you pictured in our fan gallery?

Did you make the midweek trip to Griffin Park for Town's disappointing away defeat? You could be pictured in our fan gallery if so

Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell hints Radi Majewski may get his chance

Chris Powell could be ready to give loan signing a run against Rotherham

Brentford 4-1 Huddersfield Town - Joel Lynch's importance to this side underlined and four other things we learned

Check out what we learned as Town suffered back-to-back away defeats with an inept defensive showing against Mark Warburton's side at Griffin Park
Paul Anderson Column

Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson column: The self-belief remains as strong as ever

The latest Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson column is as follow:

Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson knows he can handle the pressure

Win over Widnes would kick-start to the Super League XX campaign

Huddersfield Giants take full advantage of Fight Science

Super League squad on an away day to freshen things up

Huddersfield Town old boys will provide a threat at John Smith's Stadium

Rotherham go into Yorkshire derby with Danny Ward and Jack Hunt back to haunt their former employers

Brentford 4-1 Huddersfield Town - are you pictured in our fan gallery?

Did you make the midweek trip to Griffin Park for Town's disappointing away defeat? You could be pictured in our fan gallery if so

Underbank Rangers ready to give their new Aussies the chance to shine

Richard Knight's side ready for Wibsey trial test
Treat your mum this Mother's Day

Mother's Day dining: 10 places to treat mum this year

Here's 10 of Huddersfield's most popular restaurants for a yummy Mother's Day feast

10 sweet treats to look forward to this Easter

Indulge your sweet tooth this Easter
Chocolate eggs, hot cross buns and more

Mother's Day: You know you've got a Yorkshire mum when...

Get ready for Mother's Day
Do any of these signs remind you of your mum?

Riasca UK Ltd bought by two former employees

Stewart Marshall and Paul Buckley have acquired Riasca UK Ltd, the company where they were previously employees

We are International recruits more export ambassadors

Exporters in Bradford and Halifax have been recruited to help Kirklees firms break into overaess markets

Faith PR director Carl Hopkins nominated for Man of the Year in the International Women’s Day Awards 2015

Stefanie Hopkins, of Faith PR, with newly-appointed commercial director Carl Hopkins
Entrepreneur Carl Hopkins has been nominated for an award recognising his contribution to the success of Brighouse-based Faith PR

Videos & Photos

Take a tour around Sycamore Cottage in Jackson Bridge, this week's top property

Huddersfield Town old boys will provide a threat at John Smith's Stadium

Brentford 4-1 Huddersfield Town - are you pictured in our fan gallery?

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Footballer Adam Johnson on bail after being arrested on suspicion of sexual activity with a girl under 16

Sunderland and England player has been suspended by the club after being questioned by police on Monday

Celebrity Big Brother receives nearly three thousands complaints but Ofcom not investigating

Channel 5 show will not be investigated even though it had 2,736 complaints including 715 about Perez Hilton's behaviour

Family said they were "prepared for the worst" as searches resume for the missing 16-year-old

16-year-old Rebecca Watts, known as Becky, was last seen at her house in Crown Hill in St George, Bristol, on the morning of February 19

Journalists

Doug Thomson
Huddersfield Town correspondent
Chris Roberts
Huddersfield Giants correspondent
Louise Cooper
Crime correspondent
Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Val Javin
Features Editor
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent