96 hour fire service strike set for Huddersfield's Bonfire weekend

Fire Service warns this will be the toughest test yet for contingency measures

Man attacked with machete at his home in Crosland Moor

Man, 43, suffered slash wounds to his leg during attack at his home

Missing William Dunk: Officers search for a second night for Denby Dale pensioner

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Officers on the ground and in the police helicopter are searching for missing 74-year-old William Dunk

My husband killed our sons, claims grieving Penistone mum Claire Sykes

The home, with brown window frames (centre right), where a nine-year-old boy and a 44-year-old man have died following a house fire yesterday afternoon on Tennyson Close, Penistone
Woman "devastated" by deaths

Huddersfield expert Geraldine O'Hara on front line in Sierra Leone tackling Ebola

Desperate measures to save lives

WATCH: Shocking footage of moments West Yorkshire Fire crews came under attack last Bonfire Night

Fire service reveals Kirklees firefighters were also attacked with fireworks TWICE last November

Huge new climbing boulder set to give Huddersfield kids the chance to hit the heights

Village group delighted at new play feature

Property of the Week: Elm Crest Guest House

After five years at the helm of Elm Crest guest house in Edgerton, Chas and Sue Henderson are planning to retire and move south to Northamptonshire

Dementia patients given a month to find new accommodation as Fartown nursing home Abbey Place shuts

Families and staff reeling from sudden closure decision

Moldgreen man Gareth Fisher who attacked two people at a house party heard voices in his head

Fisher pleaded guilty to two attacks at a flat in Berry Brow and may be sent to prison

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  • NEWS: Firefighters to stage 96-hour strike over bonfire weekend.

    Fire chiefs warned strike action will leave West Yorkshire ‘vulnerable’ across the busy bonfire weekend.

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  • TRAVEL: If you're lucky enough to be jetting off from Manchester Airport this winter, you're not going to be able to get there by train.

    The airport's train station will be closed from January 18 to February 9 while work is completed on a new platform.

    Information on replacement buses will be released nearer the time, Network Rail has announced.

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  • NEWS: A man was slashed in the legs with a machete during a terrifying attack in his own home.

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  • NORTH WEST: A report has been released which states child grooming is 'Normal' in parts of Manchester

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  • NATIONAL: Father Of Murdered Schoolgirl Sarah Payne dies.

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  • A Pedestrian who was struck by a van when it was reversing in Batley last month has died.

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  • Good morning Huddersfield. Just checking the latest for you now. There's been an attack in Crosland Moor last night. I will see what else has happened now.

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  • I'm logging off now and my colleague Louise Cooper will be take over live blog duties for a while.

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  • SPORT: Lee Clark has returned to management having been named Blackpool's new boss just 10 days after parting ways with fellow Sky Bet Championship strugglers Birmingham.

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The Drifters are in concert at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax

Milkshake! Live, Alan Davies and The Drifters - entertainment galore in West Yorkshire today

Over The Rainbow, The Eva Cassidy Story

Join the Wednesday Walkers, meet the Bouncers or remember Eva Cassidy - here's three ideas for mid-week fun

Halloween at Ings Cat Hotel

Look: Dewsbury's Ings Luxury Cat Hotel, the UK's swankiest cattery, marks Halloween in style!

Petrifying pets 2014: Huddersfield's Halloween pets in pictures

Halloween hi-jinx and Henry IV - here's three ideas for Tuesday fun

Huddersfield set for hottest Halloween on record

Temperatures well above average for end of October

Calderdale has double the national average of underage girls taking emergency contraception

The approval of the birth control pill in 1960 came seventh
Figures show this is the 19th highest number for anywhere in England

96 hour fire service strike set for Huddersfield's Bonfire weekend

Fire Service warns this will be the toughest test yet for contingency measures

Man attacked with machete at his home in Crosland Moor

Man, 43, suffered slash wounds to his leg during attack at his home
LIVE updates of Huddersfield Town v Nottingham Forest pre-match press conference live

LIVE: Huddersfield Town v Nottingham Forest pre-match press conference

Tom Marshall-Bailey brings you LIVE updates from PPG Canalside as Terriers manager Chris Powell and Jonathan Hogg face the media

Huddersfield Town v Nottingham Forest: Pick your Terriers starting XI here

Does Nahki Wells deserve a start after his two goals for Huddersfield Town in the 2-2 draw at Ipswich Town?
Who do you think should start for Town against the former league leaders this weekend as Chris Powell's side look to make it seven games unbeaten in the Championship?

Huddersfield Town defender Murray Wallace signs contract extension to 2017 ahead of clash with Nottingham Forest

Club have option of further year as well

Championship paper talk: Nottingham Forest snap up Hull City winger Ince on loan as Clark takes Blackpool job

Nottingham Forest have sealed a loan deal for Hull City winger Tom Ince updated
Check out a summary of the latest headlines from around the division

Huddersfield Giants ready to return for Super League pre-season training

Giants coach Paul Anderon is ready to welcome his players back for work

Huddersfield Giants star Brett Ferres delighted to hold on to his England spot

England hopes are high of beating Australia in the Four Nations

David Faiumu proves a big hit at Huddersfield Giants Supporters Association meeting

Huddersfield Giants Supporters Association column
LIVE updates of Huddersfield Town v Nottingham Forest pre-match press conference live

LIVE: Huddersfield Town v Nottingham Forest pre-match press conference

Tom Marshall-Bailey brings you LIVE updates from PPG Canalside as Terriers manager Chris Powell and Jonathan Hogg face the media

Huddersfield Town v Nottingham Forest: Pick your Terriers starting XI here

Does Nahki Wells deserve a start after his two goals for Huddersfield Town in the 2-2 draw at Ipswich Town?
Who do you think should start for Town against the former league leaders this weekend as Chris Powell's side look to make it seven games unbeaten in the Championship?

Huddersfield Town defender Murray Wallace signs contract extension to 2017 ahead of clash with Nottingham Forest

Club have option of further year as well
The Drifters are in concert at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax

Milkshake! Live, Alan Davies and The Drifters - entertainment galore in West Yorkshire today

From kid's TV to stand-up comedy and Motown legends, you're spoilt for choice

Award-winning music star DJ Yoda to headline at Huddersfield's Festival of Light

Unique sci-fi film and music show for St George's Square

5-4-3-2-1! Counting down to The Manfreds visit to Ravenscliffe High School in Halifax

Band lines up for return visit to favourite school

Farnley Tyas firm to exhibit at regional fair

At Home in the Country, a homware firm based at Farnley Tyas, is taking part in a major Christmas fair in Harrogate

LV= reports "good" performance in trying times

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Insurance group LV= said life sales increased during the first nine months of 2014 although margins were lower

UKTI unveils Export Week programme

Kirklees companies will get advice and information about export opportunities during a week of events in November

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Huddersfield Town defender Murray Wallace signs contract extension to 2017 ahead of clash with Nottingham Forest

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WATCH: Shocking footage of moments West Yorkshire Fire crews came under attack last Bonfire Night

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