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That’s all for today folks. Join us tomorrow for live updates on today’s election results.


Fairly quiet on the M62 this evening although traffic heavier than normal going Eastbound between J28 A650 / A653 (Tingley) and J30 A642 (Rothwell).


British Transport Police have released CCTV after a man with a dog threatened staff at Halifax Station.

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Suspect pictured on CCTV at Halifax train station

Local news

Our top story this afternoon: shocking pictures of the injuries suffered by one woman who was attacked by pitbulls.

The junction of Mill Street and Row Street, Crosland Moor, Huddersfield.

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Council election

Kirklees Council has confirmed that a complaint of electoral fraud has been reported to West Yorkshire Police as voters go to the polls today

Water supplies

Water supplies have been restored to 18 properties at Sigott Street, Longwood, reports Yorkshire Water.

Town centre roadworks

Gas maains replacement work at Kirkgate in Hudersfield has been extended until Monday May 9, Metro has announced - meaning buses using the route will continue to be diverted

Knife find

Police have appealed for people to contact the police to dispose of knives safely after a large knife was discovered discarded in woodland at Paddock

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