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Three jailed for New Mill attack in which student was blindfolded, tied up and beaten

Davie Ferguson, William Lynch and Natalie Daley

Student's terror as he was attacked after drinking spree

Skelmanthorpe family's crash horror featured on BBC1 Helicopter Heroes

Crash featured on Helicopter Heroes
Jane Humphrey was flown to hospital by Yorkshire Air Ambulance following crash with a lorry - and it will be shown on TV

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Today is the day when parents find out whether their primary school admission applications have been successful in getting their child or children into their preferred place
Today is the day when parents find out whether their primary school admission applications have been successful in getting their child or children into their preferred place

Spectre of NHS strike looms as 450,000 health workers asked to ballot for industrial action - including 4,000 in our area

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary
Thousands of Huddersfield and Calderdale health workers to take part

A bike horn with a difference for Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival

Zany bike orchestra plan for Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival

How can spending a penny cost £200,000? Calderdale Council reckons it would cost that to spruce up one toilet block

Public toilets next to Brighouse Bus Station
Toilets near Brighouse bus station form part of Calderdale's asset disposal plan

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  • NEWS: Police are appealing for information as to the whereabouts of missing Huddersfield teenager Keane Robinson.

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  • NEWS:  Last Thursday night's trip for the Giants to Hull may have been painful for fans of the Claret and Golds but it's helped ease some of the pain for victims of serious accidents.

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  • COURT: Here is the link to the nasty attack I blogged about earlier. Really shocking. Three jailed for New Mill attack in which student was blindfolded, tied up and beaten.

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  • TRAVEL: Vehicles now recovered involved in M621 crash. Long delays still in the area at junction one Elland Road. Also causing knock on delays on M62 Eastbound.

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  • TRAFFIC: Just heard the crash on the M621 is causing knock on delays eastbound on the M62 from junction 26. Avoid eastbound. Long delays.

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  • TRAFFIC: Latest on the incident on the M621 from the Highways Agency.

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  • NEWS: Just an update on M621 crash near Leeds. Police say five or six cars are involved in the accident which happened around junction one which is Elland Road. Crash not believed to be serious but one lane is closed and long delays back to M62 at Gildersome,

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  • TRAFFIC:  Unconfirmed reports of a multi-vehicle crash on the way into Leeds on the  M621.  One lane closed Eastbound between M62 J27 / A650 / A62 (Gildersome) and J1 A6110 (Beeston/Farnley), congestion on M62 to J26 M606 / A58 (Chain Bar).
    Emergency services are on scene. Reports are the traffic is at a standstill heading towards Leeds.

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  • WEATHER: Blue skies in Huddersfield this morning but will it last?  See our latest on the Easter break here. Oh, and here is a tweet from Virtual Huddersfield.

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A stunning 38th place in the London Marathon for Huddersfield athlete David

Huddersfield athlete David Turnbull finished 38th out of 37,000 in London Marathon

Huddersfield runners raise thousands for charity in London

Skelmanthorpe family's crash horror featured on BBC1 Helicopter Heroes

Crash featured on Helicopter Heroes
Jane Humphrey was flown to hospital by Yorkshire Air Ambulance following crash with a lorry - and it will be shown on TV

Three jailed for New Mill attack in which student was blindfolded, tied up and beaten

Davie Ferguson, William Lynch and Natalie Daley
Student's terror as he was attacked after drinking spree

Did you get your primary school first choice for next year? Tell our survey on first National Offer Day

Today is the day when parents find out whether their primary school admission applications have been successful in getting their child or children into their preferred place
Today is the day when parents find out whether their primary school admission applications have been successful in getting their child or children into their preferred place

Training today and tomorrow will determine starting side for Brighton says Huddersfield Town boss

Suspensions for skipper Peter Clarke and former Albion player Joel Lynch mean the manager must make at least two changes against the play-off chasers

Busy Easter schedule for Huddersfield Town manager Mark Robins

The boss is set to make a trip to check on Leicester in between the clashes with Brighton and Yeovil

Huddersfield Town linked with former Sunderland and Spurs goalkeeper Ben Alnwick

Ben Alnwick
The 27-year-old Wearsider is a free agent after leaving Leyton Orient for personal reasons

Huddersfield Town to keep tabs on Charlton Athletic versus Barnsley clash

Huddersfield Town's famous crest
The outcome at The Valley is sure to have an effect on Mark Robins' side as they bid to avoid a survival scrap

Huddersfield Giants full-back Scott Grix available for Salford trip

Scott Grix is available to face Salford on Friday

Huddersfield Giants recall Anthony Mullally from Bradford Bulls

Anthony Mullally and Ukuma Ta'ai get tackles in for the Huddersfield Giants
The prop will provide cover for the Easter fixtures

Huddersfield Giants star Scott Grix ordered to appear in front of RFL disciplinary chiefs

Full-back charged with striking an opponent

Training today and tomorrow will determine starting side for Brighton says Huddersfield Town boss

Suspensions for skipper Peter Clarke and former Albion player Joel Lynch mean the manager must make at least two changes against the play-off chasers

Busy Easter schedule for Huddersfield Town manager Mark Robins

The boss is set to make a trip to check on Leicester in between the clashes with Brighton and Yeovil

Huddersfield Town linked with former Sunderland and Spurs goalkeeper Ben Alnwick

Ben Alnwick
The 27-year-old Wearsider is a free agent after leaving Leyton Orient for personal reasons
Composer Barry Russell will directed Holmfirth Art Festival's performance of Eine Brise for 111cyclists

Fancy being musical on your bike? Head to Holmfirth Arts Festival

Those who volunteer for an unusual mass cycling promenade, due to take place two weeks before The Tour de France passes through Holmfirth, are promised a day to remember as they stage two performances of the avant-garde musical piece Eine Brise, described as a ‘moving sonic installation for bicycles’

Sun, sea and sand: Tripadvisor's top ten UK beaches

1 - Rhossili Bay, Swansea, Wales
Tripadvisor has named the ten most popular UK beaches in its 2014 Travelers Choice Awards

Yorkshire resorts included in Good Beach Guide

On a sunny day Scarborough's beach soon fills with tourists
Holiday favourites on Yorkshire's coast praised for water quality
Ian Cour, of NatWest. with Jessica Elvidge, owner of Princess Paws Dog Grooming and Spa, and dog Missy

NatWest backs dog grooming and spa business

A dog grooming salon offering mud baths, coat colouring and dental treatment for pampered pooches has opened with funding from NatWest

Pepamint secures place among UK's top social media businesses

Nicola Mellor of Pepamint
Slaithwaite-based Pepamint has been listed in the Social Media Top 500

Woodcock & Wilson appoints new managing director

Woodcock & Wilson chairman Mark Jones (left) with new managing director Ian Crum
Fan manufacturer Woodcock & Wilson has made changes at the top as long-standing MD Mark Jones moves to chairman

Videos & Photos

Training today and tomorrow will determine starting side for Brighton says Huddersfield Town boss

A bike horn with a difference for Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival

Lucy Simpson and Abbie Anthony enjoy the Spring sunshine outside Dewsbury Town Hall

Warm weather set to disappear for Easter weekend

Oscar Pistorius weeps as he listens to evidence by a pathologist in court in Pretoria, South Africa, Monday, April 7, 2014.

Oscar Pistorius takes stand to give evidence in murder trial

Olympic athlete apologises to family of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

Web tv: Book break 3 - three new debut talented authors share their experiences

Clare Donoghue, Liz de Jager and Matt Cain
Log on during your lunch hour for the third of ten monthly shows where author Alexandra Heminsley is joined by Clare Donoghue, Liz de Jager and Matt Cain who will be sharing their debut novel experiences

VIDEO: Impact of burglary on children disturbing, new research reveals

Burglars who target homes where children live should get tougher sentences says Victim Support

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