Bricklayer Jonathan Clegg killed two pet snakes with eight-inch knife

The 30-year-old called police himself and was discovered still clutching the knife he'd used

Huddersfield firms supply golf's revered Green Jacket

The winner of the 2015 US Masters golf tournament at Augusta will be presented with a Green Jacket made of Huddersfield cloth

Pictures: Farm lets Twitter followers get up close and personal with 24-hour lambing

Robert Nicholson on the trials and tribulations of lambing season at Cannon Hall Farm

Man attacked in Slaithwaite pub with meat cleaver

West Yorkshire Police are investigating the Saturday night attack on a 28-year-old man

Police launch new tests to trap West Yorkshire's drug drivers

Fears as drivers are menace on the roads

Man assaulted after being threatened with a pitchfork and knives in Birkby

Police are investigating the robbery which happened on Saturday

UK solar eclipse 2015: Huddersfield plunged into darkness in biggest blackout since 1999

At its peak only 10 per cent of the sun will be visible in Huddersfield as the moon passes across its surface

Dream Homes: Buckfield House, Almondbury

In the latest in our Dream Homes series, we take a look at Buckfield House, Almondbury - on the market for £900,000.

A man has been injured in a building-site fall in Dewsbury

Ambulance
Fire crews and paramedics were called to Caledonian Road, Saville Town

Minister defends new franchise for East Coast line

Partnership between Virgin and Stagecoach new running service

LOOK: The Queen Mother in Batley — fascinating archive pictures from when the Duke and Duchess of York came to town in 1928

The Duke and Duchess of York
Royal pair visited in 1928 to open extension to Batley hospital

Live Breaking News

  • Police launch new tests to trap West Yorkshire's drug drivers.

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  • Minister defends new franchise for East Coast line

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  • Nothing significant to report from the fire service this morning. I will check police now.

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  • Good morning Huddersfield. Slight technical difficulties this morning delaying my first blog post. Let's have a look and see what's happening today.

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  • Roads: Slow traffic on M62 westbound between J21 A640 (Milnrow) and J18 M60 / M66 (Simister Island).

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BuySell: The best of the bargains on sale in Huddersfield

Get ready for spring, real ale fans!

Huddersfield beer blog A Swift One explains why Spring offers a bevy of events for real ale fans

Credit card device called Raspberry Pi creating new programmer revolution in Huddersfield to help everyday people control anything from cars to robots

The three eras of Weller

As Paul Weller brings his tour to Halifax, we ask: which Weller was the best Weller?

John Smith at the Howard Assembly Room, Leeds

Dream Homes: Buckfield House, Almondbury

In the latest in our Dream Homes series, we take a look at Buckfield House, Almondbury - on the market for £900,000.

Bricklayer Jonathan Clegg killed two pet snakes with eight-inch knife

The 30-year-old called police himself and was discovered still clutching the knife he'd used

Huddersfield firms supply golf's revered Green Jacket

The winner of the 2015 US Masters golf tournament at Augusta will be presented with a Green Jacket made of Huddersfield cloth

Pictures: Farm lets Twitter followers get up close and personal with 24-hour lambing

Robert Nicholson on the trials and tribulations of lambing season at Cannon Hall Farm

Huddersfield Town will bounce back at Brentford predicts Sean Scannell

The wideman says lessons are learned, victory is within grasp

Brentford v Huddersfield Town: Alex Pritchard v Jonathan Hogg and other key battles which could decide the midweek clash

The key contests which could decide Brentford v Huddersfield Town
The Terriers return to the capital just days after their 3-0 reverse at Chris Powell's former side Charlton Athletic looking to get their recent impressive away form back up and running

Brentford v Huddersfield Town: Will Chris Powell alter the midfield setup and other key questions ahead of the midweek clash

Could Harry Bunn be the man to make way in midfield for Huddersfield Town?
The major talking points as the Terriers look to recapture their impressive away form once more following the dire weekend defeat at Charlton Athletic

Revealed: How Huddersfield Town fans rated the players in the 3-0 defeat at Charlton Athletic

Take a look at your assessment of each player plus your comments and reaction as Town slumped to a disappointing defeat

Huddersfield Giants forward Michael Lawrence says losing run has to end

Head coach Paul Anderson's team can't afford another slip against Windes

Huddersfield Giants hooker Kyle Wood back in love with rugby league

Return against Leeds Rhinos shoiws his serious knee injury is behing him

Huddersfield Giants forward Eorl Crabtree expects a big home display

Pack star looking for a totally different display at home to Widnes on Friday

Yorkshire Jets in hot Superleague form in Huddersfield

Netball team win in style in front of Sky Sports cameras

Huddersfield Town will bounce back at Brentford predicts Sean Scannell

The wideman says lessons are learned, victory is within grasp

Brentford v Huddersfield Town: Alex Pritchard v Jonathan Hogg and other key battles which could decide the midweek clash

The key contests which could decide Brentford v Huddersfield Town
The Terriers return to the capital just days after their 3-0 reverse at Chris Powell's former side Charlton Athletic looking to get their recent impressive away form back up and running
Easter Bunny Anne Blackburn (of Friends of Beaumont Park) pictured with Evie Godfrey, 6 and Josie Beckwith, 5

When is Easter 2015? Pop this year's Bank Holiday dates in your diary

The long Easter weekend is just around the corner

Mrs Sunderland Festival organisers plea for musicians' ideas to make event 'bigger and better' next year

The call comes after small audience numbers at many events and the forced cancellation of new battle of the bands category

Headliners and new main stage revealed for Tramlines Festival

Hip hop legends Wu Tang Clan are to headline a Yorkshire festival this summer
Amanda Vigar

Amanda Vigar, of V&A Bell Brown, asks why some businesses promote their services - then fail to reply to enquiries

The statement is there on the advert and so the customer rings and leaves messages, sends e-mails to the address on the website…. waits…..waits…... and hears absolutely nothing!

Kirklees Business News 03/03/15: Read the latest edition here

The latest edition of the best guide to what's happening in business in Kirklees

Grace Landscapes secures six-figure contracts

Mirfield-based Grace Landscapes has landed a three-year deal to maintain seven business parks after picking up contracts worth £1.3m

Videos & Photos

Yorkshire Jets in hot Superleague form in Huddersfield

Huddersfield Town will bounce back at Brentford predicts Sean Scannell

Dream Homes: Buckfield House, Almondbury

Social



Celebrity Big Brother receives nearly three thousands complaints but Ofcom not investigating

Channel 5 show will not be investigated even though it had 2,736 complaints including 715 about Perez Hilton's behaviour

Family said they were "prepared for the worst" as searches resume for the missing 16-year-old

16-year-old Rebecca Watts, known as Becky, was last seen at her house in Crown Hill in St George, Bristol, on the morning of February 19

What colour is The Dress and why is it sending Twitter into meltdown?

The two-tone dress (left) alongside an ivory and black version, made by Roman Originals, that has sparked a global debate on Twitter over what colour it is
Some people see white and gold, others see blue and black - what's your view?

Journalists

Doug Thomson
Huddersfield Town correspondent
Chris Roberts
Huddersfield Giants correspondent
Louise Cooper
Crime correspondent
Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Val Javin
Features Editor
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent