Developer at Clayton Fields, Huddersfield, threatens to build under 1967 planning ruling

Clayton Fields in Birkby
'I'm getting a feeling Kirklees is being pushed around by this applicant' top councillor says in 1967 planning wrangle

Fox's Biscuits to axe up to 80 jobs

Fox's Biscuits has announced up to 80 redundancies at the firm's Batley headquarters

Thief Antoni Wisniewski in court after targeting people at Dewsbury Market

A man who caught Wisiniewski trying to steal from him ended up photographing the 48-year-old and his vehicle

Skate4Isaac skate park dream comes true with green light to begin building

Design companies are now submitting their ideas to the group behind the campaign, who will decide on which to use by the end of March

Police investigate double stabbing in Batley

Men aged 18 and 24 suffered slash and puncture wounds in the attack near Grange Road Area of Batley

Electronic rostering system sparks complaints from nurses at Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals

Automated rota system not the "magic wand" managers had hoped, union claims

Missing Honley Fairtrade banana found in the river!

The flighty fruit had been put up to promote Fairtrade Fortnight

Jason Berry jailed after burgling student accommodation to fund his addiction to legal-high

He stole an Xbox from the complex in Aspley while another man, Cameron McKay, acted as lookout

Former Huddersfield author Julia Johnson wins top Emirates book award

Woman who moved to Dubai in 1975 is now prolific writer

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The three overall winners in the stringed, woodwind and piano classes came together to compete in the instrumentalists challenge

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Clayton Fields in Birkby

Developer at Clayton Fields, Huddersfield, threatens to build under 1967 planning ruling

'I'm getting a feeling Kirklees is being pushed around by this applicant' top councillor says in 1967 planning wrangle

Mansoor Akhtar from Huddersfield among 25 men facing catalogue of sex offences who will go on trial next year

English Defence league staged protest at Leeds Crown Court hearing

Missing Honley Fairtrade banana found in the river!

The flighty fruit had been put up to promote Fairtrade Fortnight

Thief Antoni Wisniewski in court after targeting people at Dewsbury Market

A man who caught Wisiniewski trying to steal from him ended up photographing the 48-year-old and his vehicle

A man-of-the-match performance at Bournemouth has been the making of Alex Smithies

Alex Smithies' new Huddersfield Town deal just reward for marked improvement

The Town No.1 has had to endure some difficult spells so far in 2014/2015 but has weathered them to deservedly cement his position

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Take a look at your assessment of each player plus your comments and reaction as Town comfortably saw off a toothless Royals outfit

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Late Leeds try leaves Paul Anderson's team still seeking first win

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A man-of-the-match performance at Bournemouth has been the making of Alex Smithies

Alex Smithies' new Huddersfield Town deal just reward for marked improvement

The Town No.1 has had to endure some difficult spells so far in 2014/2015 but has weathered them to deservedly cement his position

Charlton Athletic favourites to win clash with Huddersfield Town

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Revealed: How Huddersfield Town fans rated the players in the 3-0 win over Reading

Take a look at your assessment of each player plus your comments and reaction as Town comfortably saw off a toothless Royals outfit
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Parents should weigh up the options when it comes to savings for their children, says Karen Wynard, of Eastwood Financial Services Ltd

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