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Looking for a new job? Kirklees Council seeking new director for £121k a year role

Kirklees Council

Kirklees job advert for a Director for Commissioning, Public Health and Adult Social Care

20 people sign up to help run Golcar Library as Kirklees looks to make savings

Golcar Library.
First community meeting saw 30 people attend to find out options to save village library

Huddersfield woman received more than £7,000 for selling personal insurance data to car hire firm, court told

cash, money
Louise Adams was a personal injury claims consultant with Liverpool Victoria Friendly Society when she started receiving payment for providing information data about recent claims to the company

Judges throw out school worker's £50,000 compensation claim that she developed back pain from pushing around disabled girl, 7, on flat surface after just 13 days in the job

Rastrick High School
Helen Sloan, from Brighouse, had been working at 1,400-pupil Rastrick High School for only 13 days when she pulled her back whilst moving a disabled schoolgirl

New Tesco store set to open in Halifax Road, Birchencliffe

Progress of new Tesco store, Halifax Road, Birchencliffe.
Developer says it should be just weeks away from finally opening

Meltham man Roy Stobbs in court for second day of trial over 25 charges of making indecent images of children

Roy Stobbs, of The Hollow in Meltham.
Three prosecution witnesses were called to give evidence about The Hollow resident , whilst Stobbs was questioned as the only defence

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Golcar Library.

20 people sign up to help run Golcar Library as Kirklees looks to make savings

First community meeting saw 30 people attend to find out options to save village library

Looking for a new job? Kirklees Council seeking new director for £121k a year role

Kirklees Council
Kirklees job advert for a Director for Commissioning, Public Health and Adult Social Care

Huddersfield woman received more than £7,000 for selling personal insurance data to car hire firm, court told

cash, money
Louise Adams was a personal injury claims consultant with Liverpool Victoria Friendly Society when she started receiving payment for providing information data about recent claims to the company

Judges throw out school worker's £50,000 compensation claim that she developed back pain from pushing around disabled girl, 7, on flat surface after just 13 days in the job

Rastrick High School
Helen Sloan, from Brighouse, had been working at 1,400-pupil Rastrick High School for only 13 days when she pulled her back whilst moving a disabled schoolgirl

Keeper David Stockdale moves from Brighton to Fulham having begun his football journey at Huddersfield Town

Reported £1m switch for Wakefield-Emley loanee

Radoslaw Majewski hits the ground running with cameo role in Huddersfield Town's pre-season friendly win over Sheffield United

Radoslaw Majewski impressed on his Huddersfield Town debut and set up the winner for Adam Hammill
The Pole had arrived at the John Smith's Stadium only hours prior to his debut but impressed in his brief showing

Huddersfield Town manager Mark Robins satisfied with "good workout" in Sheffield United win

Mark Robins was happy with the way his side recovered from a slow start in the 1-0 win at Sheffield United
Town secured a 1-0 pre-season victory at Bramall Lane thanks to Adam Hammill's late strike

Player Ratings: Sheffield United 0-1 Huddersfield Town

Adam Hammill scored the winner for Huddersfield Town in their 1-0 win over Sheffield United
Have a look at how Town rated as they battled their way to a win at Bramall Lane

Kruise Leeming looking to build on his solid Huddersfield Giants showing

Huddersfield Giants hooker Kruise Leemings has admitted he's taken heaps of confidence from his performance against Catalan Dragons

Frenchman's birthday gift to his girlfriend - a surprise trip to watch Catalan play Huddersfield Giants

Many friendships are formed across the Channel thanks to the Catalan/Giants matches over the years

Huddersfield Giants 38 Catalan Dragons 16: Examiner match report

Dragons put to the sword as Giants look to pick up their form for play-off push

Keeper David Stockdale moves from Brighton to Fulham having begun his football journey at Huddersfield Town

Reported £1m switch for Wakefield-Emley loanee

Radoslaw Majewski hits the ground running with cameo role in Huddersfield Town's pre-season friendly win over Sheffield United

Radoslaw Majewski impressed on his Huddersfield Town debut and set up the winner for Adam Hammill
The Pole had arrived at the John Smith's Stadium only hours prior to his debut but impressed in his brief showing

James Wharton hits form as Huddersfield Under 13s launch Lord's Taverners tournament with fine win over Wetherby

Junior cricket
Tom Addy also shines in nine-wicket win
Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival 2013

What food stalls are planned for Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival 2014?

From a taste of the Caribbean to traditional pie and mash, there's a wealth of tasty eats to choose from

Could your furry friend bag a prize at the Mirfield Show Dog Show?

Could your prized pooch be a winner?
Check out the show categories and how to enter here

Brighouse folk singer Roger Davies sings praises of fallen servicemen and women with launch of charity single 'Wear Your Poppy With Pride'

A Brighouse folk singer is to sing the praises of fallen servicemen and women thanks to the launch of a charity single

Wesco Aircraft shares in Eurofighter spend

Clayton West-based Wesco Aircraft is among Yorkshire firms to benefit to the tune of £12.5m as suppliers to the Eurofighter Typhoon

Bluebird Care (Kirklees) sponsors charity cyclist

A home care company based in Huddersfield is sponsoring Paul Terry, who is cycling around Kirklees to raise cash for Kirkwood Hospice

Conroy Brook appoints site manager

Richard Hutchinson, site manager at Conroy Brook's Mayfield Court development at Dodworth, South Yorkshire
Brockholes developer Conroy Brook has appointed Richard Hutchionson as site manager at its new scheme in Dodworth

Videos & Photos

Radoslaw Majewski impressed on his Huddersfield Town debut and set up the winner for Adam Hammill

Radoslaw Majewski hits the ground running with cameo role in Huddersfield Town's pre-season friendly win over Sheffield United

Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival 2013

What food stalls are planned for Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival 2014?

Tesco

Worries over future of new Tesco on site of old Huddersfield Sports Centre

Medicine, doctor generic

Morning news headlines: Benefits clampdown, NHS fears, Gaza battles continue

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Mother cautioned after police rescue six-month-old baby from boiling hot car

Police remove the baby from the hot car after breaking the window to gain entry
Officers were forced to smash a window of the vehicle to rescue the infant

Commonwealth Games quiz: test your knowledge of dancing delicacies and top teams

Commonwealth Games 2014: Test your knowledge of the Glasgow games with our Friday quiz

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