Street lights switched off in Lindley Moor Road

Switching off street lights does not hit road safety, says study

Kirklees and Calderdale among many councils who switch off lights at night — with no association between reduced street light and more crime or accidents

Take a look at new Rastrick Fire Station officially opened by Deputy Lieutenant of West Yorkshire

The new Rastrick Fire Station
The facility replaces Elland and Brighouse Fire Stations which closed last month — take a look inside with our gallery

Fartown man jailed for dealing crack cocaine and heroin

Drug dealer Sukhvinder Singh - jailed for 40 months
Sukhvinder Singh was already on bail for earlier charges when police found drugs and cash

Top bowler James Davison joins fight to save Huddersfield bowling green

Claims Newsome is "best green in Yorkshire"

Distinctive 'snake skin' trainers stolen from Huddersfield student halls

Police are appealing to locate a number of items taken from student accommodation

Driver's coughing fit ends in spectacular crash at Waterloo

Range Rover careers off road and ploughs into garage

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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

Huddersfield reader picture competition - your fabulous entries!

Growing up Yorkshire - hashtag takes Twitter by storm

REM at the McAlpine Stadium, July 25, 1995

20 years ago REM rocked Huddersfield - were you there?

Incident scene, New Street, Huddersfield.

Huddersfield teenagers cleared of raping woman in Market Walk alley on night out

Court hears how police found woman in alleyway

Man bottled reveller in early hours fight at Mirfield charity barn dance

Stephen Thompson ordered to pay compensation after fracturing victim's nose at barn dance

Take a look at new Rastrick Fire Station officially opened by Deputy Lieutenant of West Yorkshire

The new Rastrick Fire Station
The facility replaces Elland and Brighouse Fire Stations which closed last month — take a look inside with our gallery

Fartown man jailed for dealing crack cocaine and heroin

Drug dealer Sukhvinder Singh - jailed for 40 months
Sukhvinder Singh was already on bail for earlier charges when police found drugs and cash

Jacob Butterfield will be at heart of Huddersfield Town bid to beat Deportivo de La Coruna in friendly at John Smith's Stadium

He can burst forward with quality says boss Chris Powell

Jordan Rhodes transfer: Former Huddersfield Town striker could be set to break record again if he leaves Blackburn for Middlesbrough

Should Boro snap up Jordan Rhodes for £12m he will become the Championship’s most expensive signing for the second time in his career

Harry Bunn says it's exciting for Huddersfield Town to pit their wits against Deportivo de La Coruna from La Liga in Spain at John Smith's Stadium

Different sort of challenge for us says 22-year-old

Huddersfield Town pre-season: We need to make best use of possession against Deportivo de La Coruna says manager Chris Powell

Wednesday's friendly provides a different test

Huddersfield Giants announce 10 new scholars for Under 16 development squad

Huddersfield Giants have taken on board 10 of their Under 16 Scholars to play with the Under 19 squad next season.

Jermaine McGillvary focusing all his attention on Huddersfield Giants Super League glory

Calls are growing for an England call

Huddersfield Giants to find out their Super 8s fate

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Pete Barrow column: Biggest test awaits for F1 star Max Verstappen

“How hard can it be?” will probably be the thought going repeatedly through the mind of Formula 1 racer Max Verstappen over the next few weeks.

Jacob Butterfield will be at heart of Huddersfield Town bid to beat Deportivo de La Coruna in friendly at John Smith's Stadium

He can burst forward with quality says boss Chris Powell

Jordan Rhodes transfer: Former Huddersfield Town striker could be set to break record again if he leaves Blackburn for Middlesbrough

Should Boro snap up Jordan Rhodes for £12m he will become the Championship’s most expensive signing for the second time in his career

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

Lindsay, beat designs by seasoned gardeners

Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation review: What is Tom Cruise like in the new movie? And is it as good as the rest?

The latest instalment of Mission: Impossible is out on Friday July, 31. But how good is the new movie?

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

Embrace are on the bill at Bingley Live festival
The festival will take place on September 5 while the gig will go ahead on the 3rd

KC Communications lands three new clients

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

Little Explorers discover new premises

Little Explorers Day Nursery has moved into larger premises with financial support from Royal bank of Scotland\n

Scriba PRand Faith PR in running for awards

Faith PR and Katie Mallinson, of Scriba PR, are finalists in the regional heats of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations

Videos & Photos

The new Rastrick Fire Station

Take a look at new Rastrick Fire Station officially opened by Deputy Lieutenant of West Yorkshire

WATCH: Coronation Street's Steve McDonald actor Simon Gregson gets green-fingered at Growing Newsome to help them win National Lottery public vote

Construction work resumes to re-develop Globe Mills in Slaithwaite by Hartley Property Group whose first stage was due to open in June

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Lord Sewel quits parliament and apologises for drugs and sex claims 'pain'

Lord Sewel
Former Labour minister has bowed to intense pressure to resign after footage emerged of him allegedly taking cocaine with two prostitutes

Morning news headlines: UK not a 'safe haven for corrupt money', David Cameron to say

David Cameron was spoken to in Parliament by Halton MP Derek Twigg regarding the strategy on how to defeat Isil.
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