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Local News:

A 17-year-old youth and a taxi driver in his 40s were taken to hospital last night following a head on collision at the junction of Liley Lane and Bellstringer Lane, Upper Hopton at 7.20pm.

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service

Local News:

One hundred staff were evacuated last night from paint and coatings company PPG on Huddersfield Road, Birstall, following an ammonia leak.

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service

Local News:

A 17-year-old youth and a taxi driver in his 40s were taken to hospital last night following an accident at the junction of Liley Lane and Bellstringer Lane, Upper Hopton at 7.20pm. More soon.

Local News:

One hundred staff were evacuated last night from paint and coatings company PPG on Huddersfield Road, Birstall, following an ammonia leak.

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service

Local News:

Police are appealing for witnesses after an attempted robbery on Standiforth Lane, Huddersfield on Sunday, 31 January.

West Yorkshire Police

Travel:

Heavy traffic on A644 Eastbound between M62 J25 (Brighouse) and A62 Cooper Bridge Road (Cooper Bridge Roundabout).


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