Jailed in July: Serious offenders jailed this month in West Yorkshire

Criminals jailed in West Yorkshire in July
A round-up of offenders convicted and jailed from Kirklees, Calderdale, Leeds, Bradford and Wakefield          

Woman feared rape after Piotr Rybicki exposed himself to her in Leeds Road Playing Fields changing rooms

Piotr Rybicki outside Kirklees Magistrates' Court
19-year-old man given suspended sentence at Kirklees Magistrates' Court

LOOK: Rare chance to see "blue" moon over Huddersfield

Second full moon of the month is a rare treat

Hammer thug Brendan Moxon jailed for terror attack on Brighouse pensioner

Man threatened 70-year-old woman as she returned home

Last of the Summer wine actor Jonathan Linsley set for nostalgic return to Holmfirth in 'Crusher in the Cafe'

Crusher's coming home!
TV and film star returns to Last of Summer Wine land

Sugarhill Gang and The Furious Five surprise fans with impromptu gig at Tokyo nightclub

They played at the venue's Liquor Store, four days after appearing at Batley's Frontier

Emley Show 2015: Everything you need to know

Kristy Simpson and Ladies Love Cool Joe. He came second in the working hunter category - and it was only his fourth ever show
Our complete guide to this year's show, including how to get there, ticket prices and main ring entertainment

Yorkshire Day marked early in Huddersfield with flag waving and Mayoral cuppas

Chief Librarian Carol Stump presents white roses to Mayoress Susan Bedford watched by Mayor Clr. Paul Kane, Kathryn Harrison , Nicola Boundy and Town Crier Vic Watson.
And TransPennine Express offer customers 'appy Yorkshire Day' flags

Four-year-old Joshua Fletcher denied place at Norristhorpe School because parents' application was three DAYS too late

Youngster upset he can't join brothers at school he can see from back garden

Restaurant Review: The Pear Tree in Mirfield

Dining out brought back memories of Crete

Police threatened taser use on 33 children and teenagers in West Yorkshire in the last two years

Taser
The potentially lethal weapon was fired twice on children in Kirklees last year

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David, Kasey and Josh - You can order a glossy print of any of our photos to be delivered to your door, or have a high res version emailed to you. Call 01484 437707 or check http://huddersfieldphotos.newsprints.co.uk/ using reference No.HRR_HDE_Cowan Jul 31_05

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's The Savages at the Bridge, Longroyd Bridge

Huddersfield vet's plea after FOURTH litter of kittens is dumped on doorstep

This week's featured property is the home of Steven Mynott of Bradley

Marsden gardener Lindsay Haycock wins a bronze medal at Tatton Park Flower Show

Embrace are on the bill at Bingley Live festival

Embrace reveal secret Yorkshire festival near Leeds and warm up gig at Holmfirth Picturedrome

Drunk Kieron Fosbrook threw a child's ball at a Huddersfield Royal Infirmary security guard

The Halifax man admitted using threatening behaviour when he became frustrated that staff were unable to understand him

Yorkshire Day marked early in Huddersfield with flag waving and Mayoral cuppas

Chief Librarian Carol Stump presents white roses to Mayoress Susan Bedford watched by Mayor Clr. Paul Kane, Kathryn Harrison , Nicola Boundy and Town Crier Vic Watson.
And TransPennine Express offer customers 'appy Yorkshire Day' flags

Bin going crazy over rubbish? Kirklees Council answers five most asked questions over bin collections

If you think you're due a Council Tax refund - don't bank on it!

Kirklees Mayor Clr Paul Kane invites Dewsbury-born Larry Hirst to speak at business lecture at Dewsbury Town Hall

It was the first of several similar events planned for the coming months

Former West Brom player and Australia cap Jason Davidson is eager to make a mark in English football says Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell

He's eager and willing as well as fit and strong

Promising attacking midfielder Jack Boyle signs first professional contract with Huddersfield Town

Scholar agrees until 2018

Former Norwich City and Middlesbrough ace Jacob Butterfield looking to underline Huddersfield Town form against old club Barnsley in pre-season friendly

Talented midfielder appears ready for Championship fray already

Huddersfield Town and Wales prospect Jake Charles joins Vanarama National League Guiseley on loan

Month-long Youth deal for striker

Huddersfield Giants pack star Eorl Crabtree sets his sights on semi-final finish to the Super 8s

Former England international plots route to Grand Final

Chris Bailey is setting his sights on a big Huddersfield Giants Super League finish

Fig-again Australian knows his side has what it takes to reach the Grand Final

Huddersfield Giants star Leroy Cudjoe determined to build on his 100 career tries

England centre knows there's a lot more to come from his side in the Super 8s

Former West Brom player and Australia cap Jason Davidson is eager to make a mark in English football says Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell

He's eager and willing as well as fit and strong

Promising attacking midfielder Jack Boyle signs first professional contract with Huddersfield Town

Scholar agrees until 2018

Former Norwich City and Middlesbrough ace Jacob Butterfield looking to underline Huddersfield Town form against old club Barnsley in pre-season friendly

Talented midfielder appears ready for Championship fray already
David, Kasey and Josh - You can order a glossy print of any of our photos to be delivered to your door, or have a high res version emailed to you. Call 01484 437707 or check http://huddersfieldphotos.newsprints.co.uk/ using reference No.HRR_HDE_Cowan Jul 31_05

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's The Savages at the Bridge, Longroyd Bridge

Have you been snapped by photographer Dave Cowan?  Check out our gallery of nights out in Huddersfield

Emley Show 2015: Everything you need to know

Kristy Simpson and Ladies Love Cool Joe. He came second in the working hunter category - and it was only his fourth ever show
Our complete guide to this year's show, including how to get there, ticket prices and main ring entertainment

Kirklees Mayor Clr Paul Kane invites Dewsbury-born Larry Hirst to speak at business lecture at Dewsbury Town Hall

It was the first of several similar events planned for the coming months

Huddersfield retailer Love Sofas ad "misleading" says watchdog

The Advertising Standards Authority has upheld a complaint about a Love Sofas website advert for a leather sofa

Michael Branford, of Crest IT, looks at cyber security and asks: How safe is your business data?

For most businesses the answer is likely to be not as safe as it could or should be

KC Communications lands three new clients

KC Communications has secured work with The WonderWorks, Huddersfield Partnership and Temple Moor High School

Videos & Photos

Former West Brom player and Australia cap Jason Davidson is eager to make a mark in English football says Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell

David, Kasey and Josh - You can order a glossy print of any of our photos to be delivered to your door, or have a high res version emailed to you. Call 01484 437707 or check http://huddersfieldphotos.newsprints.co.uk/ using reference No.HRR_HDE_Cowan Jul 31_05

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's The Savages at the Bridge, Longroyd Bridge

Kristy Simpson and Ladies Love Cool Joe. He came second in the working hunter category - and it was only his fourth ever show

Emley Show 2015: Everything you need to know

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