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Albert Street cordoned off to aid tip firefighters

Word that police have cordoned off the end of Albert Street (near Grappolo’s) this morning. Just to reassure you all that nothing sinister has happened and this is to help fire crews who are still at the tip blaze today.

Adam Fazakerley
The vast mound of rubbish at the Hunter tip site

Macmillan Coffee Mornings!

Lots of you are hosting Macmillan Coffee Mornings today! We want to see your best bakes. Brownies, cakes, buns, send ‘em in! (The pictures - although we’d not complain if someone sent any cake!)

Pensioner escaped taxi collision unscathed

A pensioner was hurt after being knocked down in a collision with a taxi on Westgate last night.

Graeme Howard
Pensioner hurt in accident with a taxi on Westgate in Huddersfield town centre. Photo by Graeme Howard

Huddersfield conductor in James Bond concert

An alumni from the University of Huddersfield will be facing the music this evening as he conducts a Best of James Bond concert in London.

Conductor, John Rigby at a Opera North concert at Huddersfield Town Hall

Aggravated burglary in Upper Denby

A man was injured after three men forced their way into a home in Upper Denby Dale.

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Busy on M1 southbound

Traffic on the M62 eastbound is now clear, but if you’re travelling south this morning expect delays. Very slow on the M1 southbound just north of Sheffield.

Yorkshire Marathon entries open

Calling all local runners! Entries for next year’s Yorkshire Marathon open today.

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Close-up of woman wearing running shoes, back view

Huddersfield helped power Rosetta space probe

Did you know a company from Lepton helped build the Rosetta space probe which is in the news again today?

Busy between Brighouse and Cooper Bridge

Happy Friday

Good morning all, happy Friday to you all. Traffic seems not too bad this morning - busy as usual on the M62 eastbound around Chain Bar.

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