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Nostalgia: Are you pictured in our gallery from July 1989? Take a look at what was happening in Huddersfield at the time

Classy conservationists from Lindley Junior School cashed in on their hard work

Hagg Wood shooting: Man blasted in chest in Holmfirth wood talks of his fight for life during attempted murder trial

Convicted drug dealer Neil Hazelwood from Whitefield who was kidnapped and shot.
Convicted drug dealer Neil Hazelwood, 29, was taken hostage by men who demanded two kilos of cocaine or £100,000 in September last year

Emergency demolition of Elland Baths as swimming pool building riddled with structural flaws

Elland Baths - the pool
Severe structural deterioration at the historic former swimming baths means that Calderdale Council is taking immediate action to demolish the building due to safety concerns

Looking for a new job? Kirklees Council seeking new director for £121k a year role

Kirklees Council
Kirklees job advert for a Director for Commissioning, Public Health and Adult Social Care

20 people sign up to help run Golcar Library as Kirklees looks to make savings

Golcar Library.
First community meeting saw 30 people attend to find out options to save village library

Huddersfield woman received more than £7,000 for selling personal insurance data to car hire firm, court told

cash, money
Louise Adams was a personal injury claims consultant with Liverpool Victoria Friendly Society when she started receiving payment for providing information data about recent claims to the company

Live Breaking News

  • NEWS: Children's entertainer and artist Rolf Harris's five year and nine month jail sentence for sex offences will not be referred to appeal court for being unduly lenient, attorney general's office says.

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  • TRAVEL: Cleared: A629 Wakefield Road clear between Southgate (Shorehead Roundabout) and B6432 Firth Street (New Wharf Traffic lights).

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  • TRAVEL: One lane closed and slow traffic due to accident on M1 Southbound between J40 A638 (Flushdyke) and J39 A636 (Durkar). Towards Woolley Edge Services.

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  • NEWS: News of the World ex-deputy editor Neil Wallis, known as The Wolfman, and Jules Stenson, the former features editor, to be charged with phone hacking.

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  • NEWS: Following a recent spate of tragic incidents across the country, bosses at the region’s ambulance service are urging people to take extra care in and around open water during the warm weather.

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  • NEWS: Huddersfield Chess Club is to hold another Rapidplay on Sunday, August 10, at the Huddersfield Grosvenor Casino.

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  • NEWS: St John’s Church, Kirkheaton will be running a Bible Summer School on five Wednesdays from 30th July, 7.30 pm. And it's free.

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  • NEWS: Have you been inspired by the Tour de France? Has it encouraged you to buy a new bike or dig your old bike out of the shed? If so, social cycling may be for you.

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  • NEWS: Months of painstaking building work on a new Tesco Express building at Birchencliffe are almost complete.

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  • TRAVEL: One lane closed due to roadworks and temporary traffic lights on A638 Aldams Road near B6409 Wilton Street.
    Until 3rd August.

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  • Right, that's all from me. My colleague Robert takes up the news baton shortly. See you next time.

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Huddersfield police officers scale Britain and Yorkshire's highest peaks in just 36 hours for Kirkwood Hospice and Hollybank Trust

The officers took part in the Six Peak Challenge - scaling Britain’s highest peaks and the Yorkshire Three Peaks in just 36 hours

Emergency demolition of Elland Baths as swimming pool building riddled with structural flaws

Elland Baths - the pool
Severe structural deterioration at the historic former swimming baths means that Calderdale Council is taking immediate action to demolish the building due to safety concerns

Hagg Wood shooting: Man blasted in chest in Holmfirth wood talks of his fight for life during attempted murder trial

Convicted drug dealer Neil Hazelwood from Whitefield who was kidnapped and shot.
Convicted drug dealer Neil Hazelwood, 29, was taken hostage by men who demanded two kilos of cocaine or £100,000 in September last year

Kirklees Council agrees to £2.5m vehicle replacement programme

Kirklees Council logo
Council vehicles need replacing so Cabinet agree to funding boost and new policy
Sheffield Utd v Huddersfield Town, pre season friendly. Radoslaw Majewski.

Huddersfield Town's Radoslaw Majewski aims to prove he is Premier League class in season-long loan from Nottingham Forest

Style of play and No10 role suits Polish international

Match Report: Sheffield United 0-1 Huddersfield Town

Adam Hammill scored the winner for Huddersfield Town in their 1-0 win over Sheffield United updated
Adam Hammill's late goal was the difference between the two teams as Mark Robins' side bounced back to winning ways at Bramall Lane

Keeper David Stockdale moves from Brighton to Fulham having begun his football journey at Huddersfield Town

Reported £1m switch for Wakefield-Emley loanee

Radoslaw Majewski hits the ground running with cameo role in Huddersfield Town's pre-season friendly win over Sheffield United

Radoslaw Majewski impressed on his Huddersfield Town debut and set up the winner for Adam Hammill
The Pole had arrived at the John Smith's Stadium only hours prior to his debut but impressed in his brief showing

Kruise Leeming looking to build on his solid Huddersfield Giants showing

Huddersfield Giants hooker Kruise Leemings has admitted he's taken heaps of confidence from his performance against Catalan Dragons

Frenchman's birthday gift to his girlfriend - a surprise trip to watch Catalan play Huddersfield Giants

Many friendships are formed across the Channel thanks to the Catalan/Giants matches over the years

Huddersfield Giants 38 Catalan Dragons 16: Examiner match report

Dragons put to the sword as Giants look to pick up their form for play-off push

Netherthong gymnast Erin McLachlan plays her part for Scotland

Women's team miss out on medal for hosts bu men take gold

Huddersfield Town's Radoslaw Majewski aims to prove he is Premier League class in season-long loan from Nottingham Forest

Sheffield Utd v Huddersfield Town, pre season friendly. Radoslaw Majewski.
Style of play and No10 role suits Polish international

Match Report: Sheffield United 0-1 Huddersfield Town

Adam Hammill scored the winner for Huddersfield Town in their 1-0 win over Sheffield United updated
Adam Hammill's late goal was the difference between the two teams as Mark Robins' side bounced back to winning ways at Bramall Lane
Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival 2013

What food stalls are planned for Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival 2014?

From a taste of the Caribbean to traditional pie and mash, there's a wealth of tasty eats to choose from

Could your furry friend bag a prize at the Mirfield Show Dog Show?

Could your prized pooch be a winner?
Check out the show categories and how to enter here

Brighouse folk singer Roger Davies sings praises of fallen servicemen and women with launch of charity single 'Wear Your Poppy With Pride'

A Brighouse folk singer is to sing the praises of fallen servicemen and women thanks to the launch of a charity single

J Brindon Addy backs talented cyclist

Holme Valley butcher Brindon Addy is sponsoring 18-year Gabriel Cullaigh as he sets his sights on a career as a racing cyclist

Wesco Aircraft shares in Eurofighter spend

Clayton West-based Wesco Aircraft is among Yorkshire firms to benefit to the tune of £12.5m as suppliers to the Eurofighter Typhoon

Bluebird Care (Kirklees) sponsors charity cyclist

A home care company based in Huddersfield is sponsoring Paul Terry, who is cycling around Kirklees to raise cash for Kirkwood Hospice

Videos & Photos

Huddersfield police officers scale Britain and Yorkshire's highest peaks in just 36 hours for Kirkwood Hospice and Hollybank Trust

Elland Baths - the pool

Emergency demolition of Elland Baths as swimming pool building riddled with structural flaws

Nostalgia: Are you pictured in our gallery from July 1989? Take a look at what was happening in Huddersfield at the time

Russian President Vladimir Putin, second right, looks on as Crimean leaders, Speaker of Crimean legislature Vladimir Konstantinov, second left, Crimean Premier Sergei Aksyonov, left, and Sevastopol mayor Alexei Chalyi, right, sign a treaty for Crimea to join Russia in the Kremlin in Moscow. President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday signed a treaty to incorporate Crimea into Russia, describing the move as the restoration of historic injustice and a necessary response to what he called the Western encroachment on Russia?s vital interests.

Morning news headlines: Russia sanctions in place, five-a-day facts, tax row, Ebola fears

All the headlines from around the world

Morning news headlines: Benefits clampdown, NHS fears, Gaza battles continue

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The latest news from around the globe

Mother cautioned after police rescue six-month-old baby from boiling hot car

Police remove the baby from the hot car after breaking the window to gain entry
Officers were forced to smash a window of the vehicle to rescue the infant

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