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Have you got a toddler? What do you think to this new portable privacy potty, that’s been designed by a Huddersfield mum?

3-yr-old Shanieve Parker in the Petit en Suite portable toilet training shelter invented by Alison Toole of Dalton.

Our weatherman Paul Stevens has just given his latest forecast for the day.


Huddersfield will get more dining out options today when the new Packhorse Kitchen food court opens.

New Packhorse Kitchen in Huddersfield


More traffic woes, this time for bus commuters


Here are some pictures of the traffic queues on the M62. This one is taken of the eastbound side at junction 25, where traffic is backing up from junction 26 where a lorry overturned

M62 traffic queuing at junction 25 westbound due to broken down vehicle in between junction 25 and 26


I’ve had reports that there are two accidents on the M62 both between j26 and 27.

Highways Agency


Morning everyone! I’ll be with you for the next couple of hours


Welcome to Tuesday

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