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Police have released confirmed details about the armed siege in Lowerhouses

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LIVE: Armed police siege in Hall Cross Grove, Lowerhouses

Follow our live blog for the latest on police incident in Lowerhouses

Arrests in Huddersfield during nationwide crackdown on cyber crime

Homes raided as part of special web safety operation

Thornhill man Thomas Goldthorpe stole his girlfriend's car and crashed it while she slept in bed

Kirklees Magistrates Court
The 25-year-old may be sent to jail as the offence is his third involving drink-driving

Baroness Warsi calls for "principled" politics at Huddersfield society dinner

Baroness Sayeeda Warsi
Former Tory Party chair Baroness Warsi recounted her political ups and downs at the annual dinner of Huddersfield Law Society
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Harry Bunn wants to finish the season on double figures after breaking through at Town

Goal haul a bonus as Huddersfield Town frontman Harry Bunn eyes double figures

The former Manchester City man's main target this season was simply to get into the team

Huddersfield Town v Rotherham United team selector: Who makes your starting XI for this weekend's game?

Choose your Huddersfield Town starting XI to face Steve Evans' side as the Terriers search for a much-needed three points against fellow relegation rivals

Former Huddersfield Town trialist Sean St Ledger signs for Orlando City

Former Huddersfield Town trialist Sean St Ledger has signed for Orlando City
The Republic of Ireland international will link up with Martin Paterson in Florida

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