Anti-child sexual exploitation campaign poster

22 young girls in Kirklees currently at risk of child sexual exploitation, report reveals

Police and council explain the situation in our area after the horrifying revelations in Rotherham

New M62 business park at Chain Bar could create 1,000 jobs

The former North Bierley water treatment works (centre of picture) could become a 500,000sq ft industrial and business park under plans tabled by Keyland Developments
About 1,000 jobs could be created by turning North Bierley water treatment works into a site for industrial units, it is claimed

Century-old pictures of Yorkshire's coastal resorts and beauty spots like you've never seen them before

Children's Corner, Bridlington
And you'll be surprised to find out where they came from

A healthier takeaway? Kirklee Council team aiming to get businesses to cut salts and fats in fast food

Fish and chips are England's delicacy - don't forget the mushy peas
Results include a cut in salt levels, poaching instead of frying and reduced sugar drinks

Marsden amateur motorbike photographer Tom Lonsdale hopes for a podium finish after gaining place in the final of nationwide contest

Tom Lonsdale's picture of riders taking part in Trip Endura in the Himachel Pradesh, Himalyas in 2008
Landscape architect and urban designer, Tom Lonsdale, took up the hobby to combine his dual loves of biking and cameras

Stumped - 60 years on! Former Huddersfield man Tony Wood finds childhood game still painted in ginnel cricket pitch

Tony Wood and the stumps he used as a lad - 60 years earlier
The cricket pitch he shared with school pals was created in a small ginnel, tucked away between the rows of weavers’ cottages, and the stumps were chalked on a wall

Recovery College Kirklees launches to help people learn their way back to health

Steven Michael OBE, Chief Executive of South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
New classes will aid recovery from mental and physical ill-health

George Hotel's Rugby League Heritage Centre memorabilia to go on tour - before heading back to new Huddersfield home

Gillette Rugby League Heritage Centre formerly at George Hotel, Huddersfield
Exact details of the new home are not being revealed but both the John Smith’s Stadium and the University of Huddersfield have been mooted

Are health changes just shifting care responsibility onto local council?

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley
First joint meeting of Kirklees and Calderdale Scrutiny Panels looks at community care and future hospital services

Runaway van that killed Dewsbury mum-of-four Simran Ahmed was left in neutral with brake 'partially applied', court told

The white Ford Transit Connect which struck mum-of-four Simran Ahmed can be seen in the centre of the picture
Mohammed Karani, of Batley, denies causing the death of Simran Ahmed by careless or inconsiderate driving last April

Huddersfield Hilly Half Marathon back for fourth year

Chris Roche on the challenging course
The event will again see runners take on the challenging course of Huddersfield’s hilly terrains in support of Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice

Live Breaking News

  • TRAVEL: A629 Calderdale Way in both directions busy but moving at A6025 Halifax Road.

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  • NEWS: Like thousands of other Yorkshire lads, Tony Wood spent his boyhood playing cricket.

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  • NEWS: Here's Yorkshire's coastal resorts as you've never seen them before, in this beautiful gallery of images from 1890.

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  • NEWS: One of the most challenging half marathons in Yorkshire is now open to entrants with a new walking element incorporated for this year’s event.

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  • NEWS: A drive to make takeaway meals more healthy is paying off in Kirklees.

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  • TRAVEL: A62 Castlegate busy but moving around A641 Oxford Street junction.

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  • NEWS: An amateur photographer is hoping to snap up some extra cash for skatepark improvements in memory of teenager Isaac Atkinson.

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  • NEWS: Sixteen offences of child sexual exploitation have been recorded in Kirklees since December 2012.

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  • TRAVEL: Slow traffic on A62 Cooper Bridge Road from B6118 Bridge Road (White Cross Inn junction) to A644 Wakefield Road (Cooper Bridge Roundabout).

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  • NEWS: Lindley CE Infant School is 60 years old. Anyone who attended the school as a child or a teacher is invited to get in touch with any stories or photographs they might have.

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Wigan Casino dancers in 1975

Northern Soul movie rekindles memories of big Huddersfield nights

LOOK: See 1980s Huddersfield from above - can you help us put names to some areas?

The singer and songwriter will perform at the First Direct Arena in March

Soul sensation Lionel Richie heading to Leeds in March

Tie The Knot Autumn 2014

All you need to plan the perfect wedding: Tie The Knot guide

Why not take a stroll around Yorkshire Sculpture Park?

Three things to do in and around Kirklees today

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Are health changes just shifting care responsibility onto local council?

First joint meeting of Kirklees and Calderdale Scrutiny Panels looks at community care and future hospital services

George Hotel's Rugby League Heritage Centre memorabilia to go on tour - before heading back to new Huddersfield home

Gillette Rugby League Heritage Centre formerly at George Hotel, Huddersfield
Exact details of the new home are not being revealed but both the John Smith’s Stadium and the University of Huddersfield have been mooted

A healthier takeaway? Kirklee Council team aiming to get businesses to cut salts and fats in fast food

Fish and chips are England's delicacy - don't forget the mushy peas
Results include a cut in salt levels, poaching instead of frying and reduced sugar drinks

Stumped - 60 years on! Former Huddersfield man Tony Wood finds childhood game still painted in ginnel cricket pitch

Tony Wood and the stumps he used as a lad - 60 years earlier
The cricket pitch he shared with school pals was created in a small ginnel, tucked away between the rows of weavers’ cottages, and the stumps were chalked on a wall
Martin Paterson is bidding to get back into the Huddersfield Town first team

Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell wants Martin Paterson to stake a claim

The Northern Ireland international is working his way back from a knee injury

Have your say: Which three loan signings would you make to kick-start Huddersfield Town's season?

Chris Powell is on the lookout for reinforcements to his Huddersfield Town squad
Manager Chris Powell has admitted he will look to work the loan market to find additional options and bolster his squad

Millwall manager Ian Holloway hopes knowledge is power ahead of visit to Huddersfield Town

Ian Holloway
The South London side have been regular observers at the John Smith's Stadium this season

WATCH: Huddersfield Town writer Doug Thomson reflects on the derby defeat at Leeds United

The Examiner's Town writer looks back on another bad day at the office for the Terriers at Elland Road

Danny Brough ready to start for Huddersfield Giants against Catalan Dragons

The Giants could be looking to make changes after their play-off thrashing at Wigan

Catalan Dragons fear a Huddersfield Giants backlash in their play-off clash

Catalans Dragons coach Laurent Frayssinous
Catalan will head to Huddersfield full of confidence after their stunning win at Leeds Rhinos

Huddersfield Giants won't have to wait long for Clubcall decision if they beat Catalan Dragons

Huddersfield Giants crest
Super League chiefs have announced minor champions St Helens will choose from the winners of the two preliminary semi-finals, Castleford Tigers v Warrington Wolves and Huddersfield v Catalan, when they make the ClubCall pick live on Sky Sports

Late penalty earns Huddersfield YMCA point at Wirral

First draw for Laund Hill club after stepping up to National III north

Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell wants Martin Paterson to stake a claim

Martin Paterson is bidding to get back into the Huddersfield Town first team
The Northern Ireland international is working his way back from a knee injury

Have your say: Which three loan signings would you make to kick-start Huddersfield Town's season?

Chris Powell is on the lookout for reinforcements to his Huddersfield Town squad
Manager Chris Powell has admitted he will look to work the loan market to find additional options and bolster his squad
Michael Fassbender and Mia Wasikowska in Jane Eyre

Fancy a stroll? Or a bit of Bronte? Here's three things to do in and around Kirklees today

Looking for something to do? Here's three things going on in Kirklees on Tuesday September 23

Soul sensation Lionel Richie heading to Leeds in March

The singer and songwriter will perform at the First Direct Arena in March
Tickets for grammy-winning superstar's show go on sale this Friday

Three things to do in and around Kirklees today

Why not take a stroll around Yorkshire Sculpture Park?
Looking for something to do? Here's three things going on in Kirklees on Monday September 22

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P2 Technologies on track with latest contract

Martin Page of P2 Technologies
Lockwood-based P2 Technologies has provided IT infrastructure for vehicle tracking supplier Remote Asset Management

Sheards Accountancy wins business award

A firm of chartered accountants dating back to 1903 is the latest winner of the Eaton Smith Business of the Month Award

Videos & Photos

Gillette Rugby League Heritage Centre formerly at George Hotel, Huddersfield

George Hotel's Rugby League Heritage Centre memorabilia to go on tour - before heading back to new Huddersfield home

Michael Fassbender and Mia Wasikowska in Jane Eyre

Fancy a stroll? Or a bit of Bronte? Here's three things to do in and around Kirklees today

Chris Powell is on the lookout for reinforcements to his Huddersfield Town squad

Have your say: Which three loan signings would you make to kick-start Huddersfield Town's season?

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