Recap: Armed police siege in Hall Cross Grove, Lowerhouses

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Recap on our live coverage of the police incident at Hall Cross Grove in Lowerhouses

Huddersfield police confirm armed siege in Lowerhouses

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Police have released confirmed details about the armed siege in Lowerhouses

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Recap: Armed police siege in Hall Cross Grove, Lowerhouses

Recap on our live coverage of the police incident at Hall Cross Grove in Lowerhouses

Man detained after four-hour armed siege in Huddersfield

Threats of gun and explosive device but none found

Arrests in Huddersfield during nationwide crackdown on cyber crime

Homes raided as part of special web safety operation

Thornhill man Thomas Goldthorpe stole his girlfriend's car and crashed it while she slept in bed

Kirklees Magistrates Court
The 25-year-old may be sent to jail as the offence is his third involving drink-driving
Danny Ward will have a point to prove on his return to Huddersfield Town

Huddersfield Town v Rotherham United: Will Danny Ward come back to haunt his former club and other key questions ahead of this weekend's Yorkshire derby

The major talking points as the Terriers hunt a home win against Steve Evans' strugglers as they bid to fight off any lingering fears of relegation

Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell ready to tweak squad during close-season

Chris Powell has already had discussions with Dean Hoyle over his side's recruitment strategy
There will be no major overhaul according to the boss

Goal haul a bonus as Huddersfield Town frontman Harry Bunn eyes double figures

Harry Bunn wants to finish the season on double figures after breaking through at Town
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Huddersfield Town v Rotherham United team selector: Who makes your starting XI for this weekend's game?

Choose your Huddersfield Town starting XI to face Steve Evans' side as the Terriers search for a much-needed three points against fellow relegation rivals
Danny Brough was instrumental in Huddersfield Giants' 24-12 win over Widnes Vikings

Huddersfield Giants head coach Paul Anderson says win eases pressure

Praise for skipper Danny Brough as he leads the way to victory over Widnes

Huddersfield Giants head coach Paul Anderson says win eases pressure

Praise for skipper Danny Brough as he leads the way to victory over Widnes

Huddersfield Giants finally break their Super League duck with 24-12 Widnes Vikings win

Huddersfield Giants players celebrate their first win of the Super League season after beating Widnes Vikings
Second half blitz sees off challenge of Widnes Vikings
Danny Ward will have a point to prove on his return to Huddersfield Town

Huddersfield Town v Rotherham United: Will Danny Ward come back to haunt his former club and other key questions ahead of this weekend's Yorkshire derby

The major talking points as the Terriers hunt a home win against Steve Evans' strugglers as they bid to fight off any lingering fears of relegation

Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell ready to tweak squad during close-season

Chris Powell has already had discussions with Dean Hoyle over his side's recruitment strategy
There will be no major overhaul according to the boss

Goal haul a bonus as Huddersfield Town frontman Harry Bunn eyes double figures

Harry Bunn wants to finish the season on double figures after breaking through at Town
The former Manchester City man's main target this season was simply to get into the team

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Danny Brough was instrumental in Huddersfield Giants' 24-12 win over Widnes Vikings

Huddersfield Giants head coach Paul Anderson says win eases pressure

Huddersfield Giants players celebrate their first win of the Super League season after beating Widnes Vikings

Huddersfield Giants finally break their Super League duck with 24-12 Widnes Vikings win

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