Christopher Day flooded his Dewsbury jail cell in frustration at being held there

The Paddock man stuffed food packaging down the toilet as he was held at Dewsbury Police Station

Kirklees College principal blasts PM for cuts in English as a second language courses

More cuts looming at Kirklees College

Will national company get round Kirklees Council's A-board rules?

Advertising company wants to update ad boards after strict controls were introduced

M62 shut after pile-up near Chain Bar

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Fire crews and paramedics at the scene

Huddersfield Leisure Centre proves a splash hit just two months after opening

Huddersfield Leisure Centre, two months on
So far 165,000 people have come through the doors

Wedding joy for family of tragic Isaac Nash

An emotional event coming 11 months after 12-year-old Isaac's death in drowning tragedy in Anglesey

John Slumbers loses sleep over building work at nearby Wooltex UK

Family wins apology from company bosses over late night disruption

Manpower reveals wide pay gap in Yorkshire

The average full-time worker in Kirklees is paid £30,100, a survey by recruitment firm Manpower has revealed

Who's playing Festival at Dusk at Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival?

Here's the line-up so far

Ancient Honley beauty spot 'desecrated' by antisocial campers

Woodland spoiled by discarded beer cans and broken glass

Family flee blazing house in Batley

Blaze caused by discarded cigarette

Costly and controversial Mirfield Town Council by-election will be a two-horse race

Michael Hutchinson
Date set to Battyeford by-election that could cost up to £15k

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Classic cars in Elland - can you spot your grandad's old cruiser?

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Poppy installation WAVE set for Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Iconic Tower of London war poppies coming to Yorkshire Sculpture Park

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A peek behind the scenes at Milltown Brewing, Milnsbridge

Christopher Day flooded his Dewsbury jail cell in frustration at being held there

The Paddock man stuffed food packaging down the toilet as he was held at Dewsbury Police Station

Will national company get round Kirklees Council's A-board rules?

Advertising company wants to update ad boards after strict controls were introduced

Kirklees College principal blasts PM for cuts in English as a second language courses

More cuts looming at Kirklees College

Huddersfield Town midfielder crosses bitter divide - to arch enemies Leeds United

Midfielder Shauna Messenger links up with ladies team

We must improve our discipline out of possession says Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell ahead of Hull City opener

With that base we can provide ammunition for our quality frontmen

Manchester United defender Paddy McNair is Hull City target ahead of Championship opener against Huddersfield Town

Steve Bruce seems keen to add to his defensive options

Middlesbrough still keen on Blackburn Rovers' former Huddersfield Town star Jordan Rhodes

The 25-year-old has been linked with a £14m move to Teesside

Nahki Wells looks sharp for the big Championship kick-off against Hull City says Chris Powell

His all-round game has come on nicely

Huddersfield Giants star Eorl Crabtree says pressure will be on in the Super 8s

Clubs playing catch-up have plenty to work for says prop forward

Huddersfield Giants pack star Eorl Crabtree sets his sights on semi-final finish to the Super 8s

Former England international plots route to Grand Final

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

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

Huddersfield Town midfielder crosses bitter divide - to arch enemies Leeds United

Midfielder Shauna Messenger links up with ladies team

AFC Emley set for Brighouse Town tester

The rival non-league sides meet at the Welfare Ground

We must improve our discipline out of possession says Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell ahead of Hull City opener

With that base we can provide ammunition for our quality frontmen

Life at Tan Hill Inn, Britain's highest pub, recalled in new book by author Neil Hanson

Former Holme man tells of visit by TV personality Ted Moult for Everest commercial

Who's playing Festival at Dusk at Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival?

Here's the line-up so far

Classic cars in Elland - can you spot your grandad's old cruiser?

Community group hosts vintage vehicle event in a bid to get town centre motoring

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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Kirklees College principal blasts PM for cuts in English as a second language courses

We must improve our discipline out of possession says Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell ahead of Hull City opener

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