West Yorkshire Police hold 400 for "trolling" offences

New study reveals huge number caught sending malicious messages

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Dilnawaz Khan admits drink driving, having no insurance and possession of drugs

Kirklees Magistrates Court
Magistrates sentence him to 18 months disqualification and heavy fine

Tapas restaurant El Gato Negro reveals new site in Manchester

Restaurateur Simon Shaw has announced Ripponden's El Gato Negro will now move to a three-storey former retail site in the heart of Manchester

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  • NEWS: West Yorkshire Police have arrested over 400 people for “trolling” in three years.

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  • TRAVEL: A644 Wakefield Road busy but moving at A62 Cooper Bridge Road (Cooper Bridge Roundabout).

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  • NEWS: A young man who agreed to drive his drunk friend’s father’s car ended up banned from driving and with a hefty bill to pay.

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  • NEWS: Refurbishment of King's Head pub, next to Huddersfield's railway station continues apace. Landlord Bruce Travis says it will be just under three weeks before toilets are finished.

    King's Head, St. George's Square, Huddersfield

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  • TRAVEL: Traffic moving well on A62 Castlegate/Queensgate around A616 Chapel Hill.

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  • Right, that's all from me. My colleague Robert is chomping at the bit. Bet he'll update you on Huddersfield Chess Club! Oh yes he will!

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  • SPORT: Bit of injury news from Huddersfield Town's press conference just coming through. Nahki Wells likely to miss out again and Jack Robinson is a doubt. A full round-up coming soon.

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  • NEWS: What is it that makes Huddersfield's Parkrun so special? Almost 600 runners took part in the town's 200th run. Pretty impressive. Are you in our gallery?

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  • BREAKING NEWS: A "radicalised" chemistry teacher whose family hid his passport in a desperate attempt to stop him joining Isis has been jailed for six years.

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  • TRAVEL: If you're waiting for the No84 bus between Huddersfield and Denby Dale it could be a long wait! Sorry!

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Kirklees Magistrates Court

Dilnawaz Khan admits drink driving, having no insurance and possession of drugs

Magistrates sentence him to 18 months disqualification and heavy fine

CCTV released to trace suspect in pub attack in Berry Brow - Do you know him?

The attack happened on December 6 last year at a pub in School Lane

Tapas restaurant El Gato Negro reveals new site in Manchester

Restaurateur Simon Shaw has announced Ripponden's El Gato Negro will now move to a three-storey former retail site in the heart of Manchester

Popular and quirky Longwood Edge Cafe to be shut down in April by Kirklees Council due to disagreement over legality

The decision follows a drawn out dispute between owner Richard Whitworth and planning officers about how long the cafe has been open
Chris Powell's Huddersfield Town press conference live from PPG Canalside live

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Tom Marshall-Bailey brought you live updates from PPG Canalside as the manager and midweek goalscorer Harry Bunn faced the media

Rotherham United boss Steve Evans wants upbeat approach to Huddersfield Town trip

The Millers aim to bounce back after a home defeat by Cardiff City

Championship paper talk: Wigan manager reveals matchwinner Kim had better offers elsewhere as Blackpool striker prepares for Sheffield United switch

Wigan Athletic midfielder Kim Bo-Kyung had better offers ahead of the Latics, according to boss Malky Mackay
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Huddersfield Giants prop Anthony Mullally desperate to beat hometown club Widnes

Prop knows Super League wins are just around the corner

Former Huddersfield Giants skipper Kevin Brown so vital to Widnes Vikings success

Widnes Vikings head coach Denis Betts watches on from the stand
Coach Denis Betts men looking to kick-on in Super League XX

Huddersfield Giants bond holds the key to future Super League XX success

Kyle Wood feeling confident about the future

Chris Powell's Huddersfield Town press conference live from PPG Canalside live

Recap: Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell's pre-match press conference ahead of crucial Yorkshire derby against Rotherham United

Tom Marshall-Bailey brought you live updates from PPG Canalside as the manager and midweek goalscorer Harry Bunn faced the media

Rotherham United boss Steve Evans wants upbeat approach to Huddersfield Town trip

The Millers aim to bounce back after a home defeat by Cardiff City

Championship paper talk: Wigan manager reveals matchwinner Kim had better offers elsewhere as Blackpool striker prepares for Sheffield United switch

Wigan Athletic midfielder Kim Bo-Kyung had better offers ahead of the Latics, according to boss Malky Mackay
Check out a summary of the latest headlines from around the division

Andy Kershaw talks music and travel

He has gone to the ends of the world to find the best music and stories

Feature: We will be back, says Dark Horse director

A theatre company for learning disabled actors, and threatened by funding cuts, will survive, says its director Vanessa Brooks.

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

Treat your mum this Mother's Day
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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

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CCTV released to trace suspect in pub attack in Berry Brow - Do you know him?

Tapas restaurant El Gato Negro reveals new site in Manchester

Huddersfield Town fancied to get back to winning ways at expense of Rotherham United

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Former South Yorkshire Police Chief Superintendent Terry Wain is said to have told a meeting that officers would gather evidence to show Liverpool fans had caused the disaster

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