How we use Cookies

Kirklees Council told to sort Fieldhead site in Lindley out after 10 years of dereliction

Fieldhead, Lindley

Outcome for Grade II listed site likely to be known in coming weeks

Pink Trail gay pride pub crawl to replace cancelled Pink Picnic for second year

Five Huddersfield bars to stage mini festival after Pink Picnic 2014 was called off last week

First permanent Asian radio station in Kirklees will bring music to the community's ears

Ofcom grant community licence to Radio Sangam, Birkby. Members of the Radio Sangam team in the studio
The news of the arrival of Radio Sangam will be music to everyone’s ears, especially those from Indian, Pakistani and Bangladeshi backgrounds, when it launches its 24-hour, seven day a week service in the next six months

Dewsbury District Hospital and other Mid Yorkshire Hospitals: seven out of 10 happy with standard of care

Dewsbury District Hospital
But more than half unhappy with lack of nurses on duty

Police investigation launched after two women found dead in Halifax home

Two women, 56 and 69, found in property on Fenton Road, King Cross

£5m: real cost of missed appointments at Huddersfield and Halifax hospitals

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley
End of year figures show 39,659 patients didn’t arrive at hospital for their appointments in Huddersfield and Calderdale in 2013/14 – just 1,221 fewer than the year before
Ofcom grant community licence to Radio Sangam, Birkby. Members of the Radio Sangam team in the studio

First permanent Asian radio station in Kirklees will bring music to the community's ears

The news of the arrival of Radio Sangam will be music to everyone’s ears, especially those from Indian, Pakistani and Bangladeshi backgrounds, when it launches its 24-hour, seven day a week service in the next six months

Pink Trail gay pride pub crawl to replace cancelled Pink Picnic for second year

Five Huddersfield bars to stage mini festival after Pink Picnic 2014 was called off last week

Dewsbury District Hospital and other Mid Yorkshire Hospitals: seven out of 10 happy with standard of care

Dewsbury District Hospital
But more than half unhappy with lack of nurses on duty

Kirklees Council told to sort Fieldhead site in Lindley out after 10 years of dereliction

Fieldhead, Lindley
Outcome for Grade II listed site likely to be known in coming weeks

Huddersfield Town fan Russell Firth renovates Leeds Road seats for garden shrine to team

The seats on which fans saw some of Town’s greatest sporting moments including when Denis Law played for them and in those far away days when the team played the likes of Arsenal and Chelsea, now seat Russell, his wife Zoe and children Thomas and Molly

Resolve and resilience pleases Huddersfield Town manager Mark Robins after draw against Brighton

Huddersfield Town (1) v Brighton (1) - Murray Wallace
The boss believes the point gained was good, even though it could have been three

Huddersfield Town 1 Brighton 1: Doug Thomson's match analysis

A draw was a fair reflection of a feisty Championship contest

Huddersfield Town v Brighton: give us your player ratings

What did you make of the performance of the Terriers? Give us your marks
Huddersfield Giants' Head Coach Paul Anderson

Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson still looking for improvement despite win against Salford

Shaun Lunt in fitness battle to face Wakefield

Salford Red Devils 22 Huddersfield Giants 42: Examiner match report

Huddersfield Giants crush Salford - and now for Wakefield at home say Paul Anderson's men

Ice to meet you! Huddersfield Giants and Salford to share a cryotherapy chamber

Danny Brough prepares to use a cryochamber after an earlier game
The Giants and Salford have pooled their resources to help in the players' recovery

Almondbury Woolpack and Inter Athletic contest Lockwood Private Hire Trophy final

Lepton is the venue for Kirklees Sunday League showpiece

Huddersfield Town fan Russell Firth renovates Leeds Road seats for garden shrine to team

The seats on which fans saw some of Town’s greatest sporting moments including when Denis Law played for them and in those far away days when the team played the likes of Arsenal and Chelsea, now seat Russell, his wife Zoe and children Thomas and Molly

Resolve and resilience pleases Huddersfield Town manager Mark Robins after draw against Brighton

Huddersfield Town (1) v Brighton (1) - Murray Wallace
The boss believes the point gained was good, even though it could have been three

Have you been pictured by our Snapper About Town? Take a look here!

Have you been snapped by photographer Dave Cowan?  Check out our gallery of nights out in Huddersfield

Huddersfield rapper Savvy collaborates with Athlete and Bloc Party members

Huddersfield rapper Savvy
Indie hip-hop fusion track released with chart stars

Arcane Roots at The Cockpit, Leeds: gig review

Rock band Arcane Roots
What did our reviewer make of the gig?
Ferno business development manager Darren Sharman, Madeleine Radburn, medical devices advisor at the South Central Ambulance Service , and Dr Joanna Cherry

Ferno supplies oximeters for Haiti

Cleckheaton medical equipment firm Ferno is helping volunteer doctors provide much-needed help to people in Haiti

Unemployment figures fall in Huddersfield and Dewsbury

Money Cash
A record 30.3m people are in work, according to latest UK employment figures

NatWest backs dog grooming and spa business

Ian Cour, of NatWest. with Jessica Elvidge, owner of Princess Paws Dog Grooming and Spa, and dog Missy
A dog grooming salon offering mud baths, coat colouring and dental treatment for pampered pooches has opened with funding from NatWest

Daily Poll

Oscar Pistorius arrives at the high court in Pretoria

Pistorius trial to take a further break until early May

Judge Thokozile Masipa approves request from chief prosecutor, which was supported by the defence

Oscar Pistorius takes stand to give evidence in murder trial

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

Journalists

Doug Thomson
Huddersfield Town correspondent
Chris Roberts
Huddersfield Giants correspondent
Louise Cooper
Crime correspondent
Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Val Javin
Features Editor
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent