Shoplifter's Lowerhouses home searched after arrest - and cannabis farm found with 50 plants

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Cash machine scammers hit Holme Valley - SEVEN victims report cash theft

Police are investigating and urging people to check machines for suspicious devices before use

Imbolc 2015 cancelled as breathtaking Marsden fire festival switches to alternate years

Imbolc Fire Festival, Marsden. The human fireworks in the snow at Tunnel End in 2012.
Spectacular pyrotechnic festival too expensive to stage every year, organisers say - see pictures from recent events

Grant Holt: New Wigan Athletic boss says frontman is still Latics player "make no mistake about that"

“There’s an understanding from me of what he brings in terms of goalscoring ability,” says Mackay

Holmfirth traders' whip-round for more Christmas lights after social media sleigh-ting of current illuminations

Collection organiser Jonathan Bray said they hoped the extra lights would be installed before the end of this week - take a look at pictures from the switch-on here

Huw Thatcher Trust in memory of Holmfirth teen who collapsed and died while playing football reaches £100,000 fundraising milestone

Huw Thatcher who died suddenly from a brain haemorrhage while playing football for Hepworth United in March 2011
Trust set up in memory of Huw, 15, who died from undiagnosed brain aneurysm during football match

Jerry the beagle is found after being missing for 3 weeks

Jerry the runaway Slaithwaite beagle being checked over at a vets after being missing for almost three weeks.
Five-year-old Jerry slipped out of her pen at a Slaithwaite farm on Bonfire Night

Teenager Mavahiv Sharif tried to snatch off-duty policewoman's bag on night out - then grabbed her bottom, court hears

Leeds Crown Court
Teen out on student night was just being mischievous said solicitor in mitigation

More Kirklees Council buildings and land to be sold off - but which ones?

cash, money
List of land and buildings for sale is currently private

Remember Me: Screen success for BBC1 drama is good for town's film profile - plus sneak peak of episode two!

Mark Brooke, director of North Light Film Studios who brought the production to Huddersfield, said it was great for the town

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Jerry the runaway Slaithwaite beagle being checked over at a vets after being missing for almost three weeks.

Jerry the beagle is found after being missing for 3 weeks

Five-year-old Jerry slipped out of her pen at a Slaithwaite farm on Bonfire Night

Teenager Mavahiv Sharif tried to snatch off-duty policewoman's bag on night out - then grabbed her bottom, court hears

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Shoplifter's Lowerhouses home searched after arrest - and cannabis farm found with 50 plants

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Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.
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Who will Huddersfield Town to if Grant Holt goes back to Wigan Athletic?

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Wigan Athletic manager Malky Mackay's comments on the striker cast doubt over Town's chances of extending his loan deal

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Huddersfield manager Chris Powell is keeping his options open ahead of the loan window deadline
Clubs have until Thursday to finalise their squads for key December fixtures

Carl Berry to referee Huddersfield Town at Bolton Wanderers as Sheffield Wednesday spot kick debate goes on

The Surrey whistler hasn't taken charge of a Town game since 2012

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“There’s an understanding from me of what he brings in terms of goalscoring ability,” says Mackay

Huddersfield Giants working towards being a mentally tougher team

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Huddersfield Giants delighted Luke Robinson has signed a new contract

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Giants coach Paul Anderson has been encouraged by the way his youngsters are adapting to the full-time environment
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Wigan Athletic manager Malky Mackay's comments on the striker cast doubt over Town's chances of extending his loan deal

Huddersfield boxer Tyrone Nurse ready to return to ring

Dave Ryan (left) and Tyrone Nurse in action. Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire
The Huddersfield fighter is determined to bounce back from defeat last time out

FC Halifax Town gear up for Alfreton Town clash without Matt Pearson

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Lindley 10k 2015 date announced - take a look at our 2014 coverage & see if you're pictured

Hundreds were attracted to the 2014 event - and now 2015's event is open for entries

Polyseam appoints marketing manager

Orando Salina has joined sealants and adhesives firm Polyseam to help promote its new range of products

Markets set to remain volatile says Nick Gartland, of Investec Wealth & Investment

Nick Gartland
The global economy remains in a state of flux

Jones Homes names new divisional land director

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Sir Patrick Stewart

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Dave Ryan (left) and Tyrone Nurse in action. Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire

Huddersfield boxer Tyrone Nurse ready to return to ring

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