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Warm weather set to disappear for Easter weekend

Lucy Simpson and Abbie Anthony enjoy the Spring sunshine outside Dewsbury Town Hall

Make the most of the sunshine says Huddersfield weather expert

Huddersfield thugs who attacked boy in Ravensknowle Park fail in appeal to get sentences cut

Thomas Clements and Luke Greenwood
Thomas Garfield Clements, 20, and Luke Stephen Greenwood, 21, were each caged for five years at Leeds Crown Court in November after admitting the robbery

BBC's Easter blockbuster Jamaica Inn filmed in Huddersfield

Yorkshire to the fore in remake of classic film - see pictures and a trailer for the show

18-year-old arrested over armed robbery at Honley Domino's

Domino's Pizza at former Railway pub, Honley
Attack happened on Sunday night at Domino's Pizza on Huddersfield Road

Kirklees Labour pledge on business, housing, road repairs and community grow-it projects in manifesto ahead of May 22 local elections

Kirklees Council Leader-Elect David Sheard.
The party launched its election manifesto ahead of the May 22 local election - when nine current Labour councillors will seek re-election and party candidates will contest the remaining seats

Big support in Huddersfield for St George's Day holiday

University of Huddersfield political expert Dr Andy Mycock
We want to celebrate our Englishness say survey respondents

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  • NEWS: A dramatic screen adaptation of Daphne du Maurier’s critically acclaimed novel Jamaica Inn, featuring many scenes shot in Huddersfield, is to head up the BBC’s Easter programmes.

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  • TRAVEL: A58 Wharf Street in both directions busy but moving at A6139 Tuel Lane in Sowerby Bridge

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  • NEWS: Communities along the Tour de Yorkshire route are to receive free singing workshops to help them cheer along competitors when they speed by on July 6.

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  • NEWS: Organisers behind a  large scale gardening project at a disabled care home to its former glory have expressed their thanks to a team of volunteers who from Huddersfield Job Centre Plus.

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Lucy Simpson and Abbie Anthony enjoy the Spring sunshine outside Dewsbury Town Hall

Warm weather set to disappear for Easter weekend

Make the most of the sunshine says Huddersfield weather expert

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Community honours Titanic band leader Wallace Hartley with memorial service on 102nd anniversary

Wallace Hartley and the Titanic
Dewsbury remembers famous son who went down with the ship

Big support in Huddersfield for St George's Day holiday

University of Huddersfield political expert Dr Andy Mycock
We want to celebrate our Englishness say survey respondents
Huddersfield Town's famous crest

Huddersfield Town to keep tabs on Charlton Athletic versus Barnsley clash

The outcome at The Valley is sure to have an effect on Mark Robins' side as they bid to avoid a survival scrap

Four more points will see us safe: Huddersfield Town's Adam Clayton looks to Easter fixture return

His side are five places and six points above the drop zone as they prepare for an Easter programme which brings play-off hopefuls Brighton to the John Smith’s Stadium on Friday before a trip to relegation-threatened Yeovil on Monday

Harry Bunn clinches draw for Huddersfield Town Under 21s against Coventry

The former Manchester City man netted twice at the John Smith's Stadium

Derby County v Huddersfield Town: fans' player ratings and comments

Find out what the fans made of the 3-1 defeat to Derby County
Anthony Mullally and Ukuma Ta'ai get tackles in for the Huddersfield Giants

Huddersfield Giants recall Anthony Mullally from Bradford Bulls

The prop will provide cover for the Easter fixtures

Huddersfield Giants star Scott Grix ordered to appear in front of RFL disciplinary chiefs

Full-back charged with striking an opponent

Huddersfield Giants star Jermaine McGillvary knows the squad has to stick together

Huddersfield Giants' Jermain McGillvary scores his sides fourth try against Wigan in February
Sticking together will be the key to the Giants' Super League recovery says winger
Huddersfield Town's famous crest

Huddersfield Town to keep tabs on Charlton Athletic versus Barnsley clash

The outcome at The Valley is sure to have an effect on Mark Robins' side as they bid to avoid a survival scrap

Four more points will see us safe: Huddersfield Town's Adam Clayton looks to Easter fixture return

His side are five places and six points above the drop zone as they prepare for an Easter programme which brings play-off hopefuls Brighton to the John Smith’s Stadium on Friday before a trip to relegation-threatened Yeovil on Monday

Wellington Westgate book third final appearance

Newsome v Holmbridge (blue) at Primrose Hill. Holmbridge's Paul Storer and Newsome's Anthony Haigh.
The Huddersfield side are looking forward to a trio of showpiece matches
1 - Rhossili Bay, Swansea, Wales

Sun, sea and sand: Tripadvisor's top ten UK beaches

Tripadvisor has named the ten most popular UK beaches in its 2014 Travelers Choice Awards

Yorkshire resorts included in Good Beach Guide

On a sunny day Scarborough's beach soon fills with tourists
Holiday favourites on Yorkshire's coast praised for water quality

From Bolly to Belly - your chance to explore dance at Huddersfield Town Hall

Bellydance group, left to right Ann Wear, Sally Dews, Pauline Fiorillo, Eileen Morgan, Sue Christie, Cath Quayle, Gladys Nattrass, Veronica Registe, Kelly Watson
Organised by Huddersfield-based dance teacher Ann Wear, the One Community Charity Dance Show and workshops are planned for May 3
Ian Cour, of NatWest. with Jessica Elvidge, owner of Princess Paws Dog Grooming and Spa, and dog Missy

NatWest backs dog grooming and spa business

A dog grooming salon offering mud baths, coat colouring and dental treatment for pampered pooches has opened with funding from NatWest

Pepamint secures place among UK's top social media businesses

Nicola Mellor of Pepamint
Slaithwaite-based Pepamint has been listed in the Social Media Top 500

Woodcock & Wilson appoints new managing director

Woodcock & Wilson chairman Mark Jones (left) with new managing director Ian Crum
Fan manufacturer Woodcock & Wilson has made changes at the top as long-standing MD Mark Jones moves to chairman

Videos & Photos

Lucy Simpson and Abbie Anthony enjoy the Spring sunshine outside Dewsbury Town Hall

Warm weather set to disappear for Easter weekend

1 - Rhossili Bay, Swansea, Wales

Sun, sea and sand: Tripadvisor's top ten UK beaches

On a sunny day Scarborough's beach soon fills with tourists

Yorkshire resorts included in Good Beach Guide

Oscar Pistorius weeps as he listens to evidence by a pathologist in court in Pretoria, South Africa, Monday, April 7, 2014.

Oscar Pistorius takes stand to give evidence in murder trial

Olympic athlete apologises to family of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

Web tv: Book break 3 - three new debut talented authors share their experiences

Clare Donoghue, Liz de Jager and Matt Cain
Log on during your lunch hour for the third of ten monthly shows where author Alexandra Heminsley is joined by Clare Donoghue, Liz de Jager and Matt Cain who will be sharing their debut novel experiences

VIDEO: Impact of burglary on children disturbing, new research reveals

Burglars who target homes where children live should get tougher sentences says Victim Support

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