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Follow our live updates through the day - keep checking for the latest on road conditions, school closures and public transport

Cold weather set to continue with threat of further snow

Weatherman Paul Stevens says it will be up to a week before we see an end to the cold and snow

Kirklees schools closed due to snow

Kirklees Council updated
See the list of all closures here and we'll update if more are announced

Second spate of vandalism in three weeks at allotments in Berry Brow

Allotment holders are counting the cost after eight or nine windows

Pictures: Further snow hits Huddersfield hard leading to more traffic chaos

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Drivers are experiencing difficulties due to hazardous driving conditions on the M62 and a host of other roads around Huddersfield

Huddersfield Giants stars turn to restaurant duties for charity event

Broughy and Big Eorl don their aprons

Millions earmarked for development schemes in Huddersfield

The Harold Wilson Building at the University of Huddersfield
Town to share in Government's regional pool of money - University to benefit to tune of nearly £3m

Teacher Brendan O'Brien acquitted of all charges

The 45-year-old had been accused of sex assaults but a jury found him not guilty in just over an hour

Man flown to hospital following crash in Linthwaite

Air ambulance called as road ambulance struggled to get to the scene

Take a look around this week's Property of the Week: The home of Julian and Kate Askew of Meltham

A house, which has played an important role in Meltham village history over the years, is up for sale

Mirfield woman Beverley Parkinson, 44, found drowned in her sister's bath

Sister Wendy lived at Catherine Road, Brackenhall

Live Breaking News

  • BREAKING NEWS: A teacher accused of sex assaults on five boys at a Kirklees primary school has been cleared of all charges.

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  • #Kirklees have called off matches on Council pitches this weekend.

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  • That's all from me...Linda is up next

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  • BREAKING:  A Kirklees teacher has been cleared of a string of child sex charges.  Brendan O'Brien of Barnsley Road, Barnsley was cleared on all 17 counts by a jury at Leeds Crown Court today.

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  • SNOW: The M62 is back to normal after a number of accidents and breakdowns during this morning's winter weather.

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  • SNOW:  I'm with this guy...it's 'snow big deal'.  Let's just get on with our days.

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  • SNOW:  A vast improvement on the M62 say the police patrols.

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  • NEWS:  Tory minister Ian Duncan Smith is in town today.  He's been to Huddersfield University and Kirklees College.

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  • SNOW: The Prime Minister must have received complaints about gritting!

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  • SNOW:  The roads must be improving now the sun's out as some buses are going back to their full routes.

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Examiner header picture competition: send us your best pictures of Huddersfield

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Teacher Brendan O'Brien acquitted of all charges

The 45-year-old had been accused of sex assaults but a jury found him not guilty in just over an hour

Yorkshire First selects retired GP as general election candidate for Calder Valley

Rod Sutcliffe lives in the constituency he wants to represent

Pictures: Traffic disrupted after string of crashes across Kirklees - including serious crash in Linthwaite

Police and ambulance crews attend numerous crashes due to bad weather

Cold weather set to continue with threat of further snow

Weatherman Paul Stevens says it will be up to a week before we see an end to the cold and snow
Huddersfield Town Press Conference Live from PPG Canalside live

LIVE: Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell's pre-match press conference ahead of Leeds United derby clash

Tom Marshall-Bailey brings you live updates from PPG Canalside as the manager and a player face the media

Championship transfer gossip: Former Leeds United captain on verge of Wigan switch as Blackpool chase 50th signing of the season

Former Leeds United captain Jason Pearce is closing in on a move to Wigan Athletic
PLUS: Derby target Hull City wideman as Russell deputy and Millwall prepare for more exits

Leeds United boss Neil Redfearn hails the work of former Huddersfield Town coach Steve Thompson at Elland Road

He allows us to do all the work we need to get through

Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell calls on fans to roar his side to victory against Leeds United and achieve season-high 10th place in Championship

Help swell crowd to 20,000-plus is battle cry
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Wakefield v Huddersfield Giants Under 19s trial gamed is called off

Wintry weather has ruled out the pre-season fixture

Craig Kopczak confident of having another big Huddersfield Giants Super League season

Competition for places will bring the best out of the former Bradford Bulls prop

Huddersfield Giants stars turn to restaurant duties for charity event

Broughy and Big Eorl don their aprons
Huddersfield Town Press Conference Live from PPG Canalside live

LIVE: Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell's pre-match press conference ahead of Leeds United derby clash

Tom Marshall-Bailey brings you live updates from PPG Canalside as the manager and a player face the media

Championship transfer gossip: Former Leeds United captain on verge of Wigan switch as Blackpool chase 50th signing of the season

Former Leeds United captain Jason Pearce is closing in on a move to Wigan Athletic
PLUS: Derby target Hull City wideman as Russell deputy and Millwall prepare for more exits

Leeds United boss Neil Redfearn hails the work of former Huddersfield Town coach Steve Thompson at Elland Road

He allows us to do all the work we need to get through

Review - Laura Marling, Hebden Bridge Trades Club

Watching a singer-songwriter who can silence the Albert Hall perform four feet away from you is spellbinding

Interview: Stephen K Amos prepares to ask the awkward questions at Leeds City Varieties

Stephen K Amos
Comic hopes to explore politics, religion and other prickly topics on his latest tour

It's Yorkshire Pudding Day on Sunday! Here's a recipe for perfect puds... and tell us how YOU make your Yorkshires rise

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Follow our tasty recipes for perfect puds, and show off your own yummy Yorkshires

WSI Yorkshire acquires Cloudspotting

Holmfirth-based WSI Yorkshire has bought digital agency Cloudspotting and formed a new umbrella company, Attercopia Ltd

LV= comes top for customer satisfaction

Insurer LV= has been ranked alongside major names such as Amazon and John Lewis as a leader in the field of cuastomer care

ConectChina to run women-only trade trip

A trade visit to China in May aims to increase the number of women entrepreneurs doing business with their counterparts in China

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Review - Laura Marling, Hebden Bridge Trades Club

Pictures: Traffic disrupted after string of crashes across Kirklees - including serious crash in Linthwaite

Cold weather set to continue with threat of further snow

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