All schools open and all but minor and highest roads clear but biting cold to last for a week
NEWS: Police are appealing for witnesses of a suspected arson which occurred overnight on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th January 2015, in a garden at Bromley Bank, Denby Dale.
The occupants of the address were in the house at the time and extensive damage was caused to the garden shed, fence and the house.
PC Kirsten Ford, of Huddersfield CID, said: "This fire caused extensive damage to the garden and fences and it was lucky that it did not spread to other properties.
NATIONAL: A schoolboy who shaved his head to raise money for a cancer charity has been put in isolation for breaking uniform rules.More »
NEWS: Lindley councillor Cahal Burke is contesting the Colne Valley seat at May’s general election.More »
NATIONAL: The number of teachers quitting the profession has reached a ten-year high, according to official figures.More »
TRAVEL: Woodhead Road at the top of Holme Valley is still closed...
A6024 Holme Moss in both directions is closed due to snow between A628 (Holmfirth Turn Off) and Old Gate.
The road is closed to and from Holme at the border with West Yorkshire from the Woodhead Reservoir.
NEWS: An ugly duckling pub is being turned into a magnificent swan as a major step in the transformation of the King’s Head in St George’s Square takes place.
The false ceiling in the former rail station ticket office has finally been taken down after months of patient waiting by regulars.
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NEWS: A Holme Valley care home for OAPs has been warned about its care for a second time.More »
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NATIONAL: Beer sales have increased for the first time in a decade, but more booze is now sold in supermarkets and off-licences than in pubs for the first time on record.More »
TRAVEL: There are still so problem areas on the roads and buses are affected:More »