Passengers' champion Peter Marshall believes trans-Pennine rail electrification is vital

He calls for four tracks on trans-Pennine line and says the improvements are key to the region's economy

Burglars Jonathan Cahill and Daniel Kaye jailed after targeting Holmfirth homes

Pair stole thousands of pounds worth of laptops and phones as well as driving away expensive cars

Kirklees Council chief's pay now tops £150k

Kirklees Council Chief Executive Adrian Lythgo
A management review is underway to cut £489,000 from Kirklees senior management pay in the next three years

Shepley businessman catches up on his work from Spain because of unreliable Vodafone reception at home

Self-employed David Million has been losing money because he is unable to pick up calls, texts and emails in Shepley

Police failings revealed in child sex investigations revealed in Government report

West Yorkshire Police maintains significant improvements have been made
West Yorkshire Police is one of eight forces looked at by HMIC

Newsagent has lucky escape after car burst into flames and rolls into a wall

The car caught fire in Knowl Road, Mirfield
The car began smoking and ignited as the owner started the engine in Knowl Road, Mirfield

Mixed bag of weather on way for Huddersfield

Sunshine, showers and storms all in the forecast for the week ahead

Two drivers in court over tragic death of Alistair Duncan

Victim killed while walking to his Dalton home after enjoying a quiet pint at Huddersfield pub

Hundreds pay silent tribute to victims of Tunisia attack

Muslims show respect for Isis victims and condemn crimes

Christopher Ioannou in court after assaulting heavily pregnant woman at Heckmondwike Health Centre

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.
He admitted the attack on April Sturgeon, who was seven months pregnant, at Heckmondwike Health Centre

Restaurant Review: Booth Wood Inn in Rishworth

Dave Himelfield finds a pub with a great location and atmosphere but variable food

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Go back to 1914 with Oakwell Hall and Red House to experience life in a military camp

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Sweet treats: 8 ice cream parlours in and around Huddersfield

Mixed bag of weather on way for Huddersfield

Sunshine, showers and storms all in the forecast for the week ahead

Huddersfield MP insists rethink of HS2 must follow trans-Pennine electrification delays

Anger grows over decision to shelve the improvements

Passengers' champion Peter Marshall believes trans-Pennine rail electrification is vital

He calls for four tracks on trans-Pennine line and says the improvements are key to the region's economy

Two drivers in court over tragic death of Alistair Duncan

Victim killed while walking to his Dalton home after enjoying a quiet pint at Huddersfield pub

Huddersfield Town midfielder Conor Coady transferred to Wolves in £2m deal

The 22-year-old leaves 12 months into a three-year Town contract

Pros and cons of selling star men always a debate among Huddersfield Town fans

The club are reportedly on the verge of cashing in on Conor Coady

Live: The latest from Huddersfield Town and their rivals - Championship transfer news and rumours

Keep up to date with what the Championship sides are up to

Wolves lead chase to sign Huddersfield Town midfielder Conor Coady

The 22-year-old has been linked with a number of Championship rivals

Aaron Murphy poised for Huddersfield Giants Super League return

Paul Anderson has plenty of options to take on Hull KR

Former Huddersfield Giants loan man Jordan Cox joins Halifax

Hull KR allow Super League forward to leave for The Shay

Huddersfield Giants look to close gap on third-placed Wigan Warriors

A win over Hull KR will leave coach Paul Anderson's men just a point off the top three in the Super League table

Huddersfield Town midfielder Conor Coady transferred to Wolves in £2m deal

The 22-year-old leaves 12 months into a three-year Town contract

Pros and cons of selling star men always a debate among Huddersfield Town fans

The club are reportedly on the verge of cashing in on Conor Coady

Lee Baxter aiming to pilot Broad Oak to safety in the Drakes Huddersfield League Premiership this season

League great closing in on batting record

Magic Mike XXL review: How good is Channing Tatum's new film? Is it as good as the first movie?

Channing Tatum is back with the second instalment of his racy Magic Mike franchise on Friday July, 3, but is it as good as the first?

LOOK: Take a peek behind the scenes at Small World Beers, Shelley

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Year-old brewery nestled in picturesque Barncliffe Valley

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? Anniversary celebrations at the Radcliffe Arms, Almondbury

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How should firms proceed when Microsoft Windows 10 becomes available - Michael Branford, of Crest IT, offers some advice

Software giant Microsoft has scheduled the latest upgrade for Windows

Michelle Mone mentors Liversedge firm

The founder of Ultimo has helped Liversedge water treatment firm Aquatrust set out its vision for further expansion

Business profile: Aaron Francis, of HDTWO Commercial Photography

Huddersfield Uni ggraduate Aaron Francis is helping call the shots at HDTWO Commercial Photography

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