Mirfield housing plans shelved at 11th hour

Developer's decision greeted with caution by campaigners

Stolen car torched in Lower Fitzwilliam Street

Police were forced to close the road to allow fire crews to tackle the fire

Illegal immigrants arrested in Huddersfield raid at former Ivy House Inn

Former Ivy House Inn, Ivy Street, Crosland Moor, Huddersfield.
Home Office claim they acted on a tip-off from the public

Match Report: Huddersfield Town 0-0 Deportivo de La Coruna

New signings Kyle Dempsey, Jason Davidson and Jordy Hiwula all impressed as Town secured a commendable result against the La Liga outfit

Meltham sex offender Roy Stobbs jailed again for child porn crimes

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Joshua Regan spat at police officer that helped paramedics trying to treat him

Kirklees Magistrates' Court
Kirklees magistrates heard that the Mirfield man had been jailed previously for assaults on police

Father and son Christopher and Billy Callaghan convicted of flytipping

Council pledge to get tough on the rubbish dumpers

RECAP: Kirklees Council planning committee approves plan for 190 homes in Grimescar Valley

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Read our liveblog recap on the debate by the Strategic Planning Committee — and the fight to save Grimescar Valley

Kirklees Council reveals shock details about weight of some wheeled bins

Councillor explains reasons behind bin plans by Kirklees Council

Emley mum Rachel Hale crowned Novice Strongwoman at XL Strength Games

Mum-of-two can lift up to 90kilos and pull a van along with a rope and her bare hands

Kevin Goodman,76, died from hypothermia after living in 'freezing' Cowlersley home

South Avenue, Cowlersley
He and his brother Keith had plenty of money but chose not to put central heating on

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  • HTAFC: Huddersfield Town’s home Championship clash with derby rivals Leeds United will be shown live on Sky TV for the first time in a while. The match will not move from its current slot on Saturday, November 7, when the kick-off is 12.30.

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This week's featured property is the home of Steven Mynott of Bradley

Marsden gardener Lindsay Haycock wins a bronze medal at Tatton Park Flower Show

Embrace are on the bill at Bingley Live festival

Embrace reveal secret Yorkshire festival near Leeds and warm up gig at Holmfirth Picturedrome

Huddersfield reader picture competition - your fabulous entries!

Growing up Yorkshire - hashtag takes Twitter by storm

Father and son Christopher and Billy Callaghan convicted of flytipping

Council pledge to get tough on the rubbish dumpers

Look: Can you identify four suspects wanted for interview following Boxing Day fox hunt protestor assault at Jack O'Mitre pub in Scammonden?

Police attended the scene to respond to allegations

RECAP: Kirklees Council planning committee approves plan for 190 homes in Grimescar Valley

Follow our liveblog for the latest updates updated
Re-read the debate at Huddersfield Town Hall, including campaigners fighting to save Grimescar Valley — but losing the battle

Burst water pipe in Meltham throws up 25m fountain

James Hamby captured the impressive fountain on video

Huddersfield Town 0-0 Deportivo de La Coruna - Kyle Dempsey endears himself to the home faithful and four other things we learned from latest pre-season friendly

Check out the things we learned from Town's penultimate pre-season friendly as they secured a draw against the Spanish top-flight side

Huddersfield Town's home derby against Leeds United to be shown live on Sky TV

Same date and kick-off time for screening on November 7

Player Ratings: Huddersfield Town 0-0 Deportivo de La Coruna

Check out our marks for the Town players after battling their way to a deserved draw against the Spanish top-flight outfit

Recap: Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell's final pre-match press conference of the season ahead of the trip to Blackpool

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Tom Marshall-Bailey brought you live updates from PPG Canalside as the manager, Sean Scannell AND Tommy Smith all faced the media

Chris Bailey is setting his sights on a big Huddersfield Giants Super League finish

Fig-again Australian knows his side has what it takes to reach the Grand Final

Huddersfield Giants star Leroy Cudjoe determined to build on his 100 career tries

England centre knows there's a lot more to come from his side in the Super 8s

Huddersfield Giants face trip to Wigan Warriors in opening round of Super 8s

Catalans Dragons first visitors to John Smith's Stadium in Super League's second phase

Huddersfield Town 0-0 Deportivo de La Coruna - Kyle Dempsey endears himself to the home faithful and four other things we learned from latest pre-season friendly

Check out the things we learned from Town's penultimate pre-season friendly as they secured a draw against the Spanish top-flight side

Full agenda for Huddersfield Town Supporters Association meeting

Huddersfield Town Supporters Association (HTSA)
With the start of the new season it is not surprising that there is a full agenda for tonight’s HTSA board meeting

Huddersfield Town's home derby against Leeds United to be shown live on Sky TV

Same date and kick-off time for screening on November 7

Miguel Spiteri is bringing a touch of banqueting class from Malta to Kirkheaton

Miguel Spiteri is just 25 but he's climbed the rungs of the hospitality industry from waiter to manager in a few short years.

Hot Pursuit movie: How good is the film and what are Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara like in the movie?

Hot Pursuit is set to hit cinemas on Friday July, 31.

The Sugarhill Gang to play surprise gig at Louie's Liquor Store, Huddersfield, TONIGHT

The Sugarhill Gang at Guilfest in Guilford earlier this month
Hip hop legends to play one hour set at Old Court House bourbon bar

Huddersfield retailer Love Sofas ad "misleading" says watchdog

The Advertising Standards Authority has upheld a complaint about a Love Sofas website advert for a leather sofa

Michael Branford, of Crest IT, looks at cyber security and asks: How safe is your business data?

For most businesses the answer is likely to be not as safe as it could or should be

KC Communications lands three new clients

KC Communications has secured work with The WonderWorks, Huddersfield Partnership and Temple Moor High School

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Burst water pipe in Meltham throws up 25m fountain

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