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Berry Brow traffic lights mystery solved as truck driver is reported

Was it a bird? Was it a plane? Nope, a truck apparently... Police say they have solved the mystery of the century: who knocked down traffic lights and railings in Berry Brow.

Truck driver caught on camera after allegedly knocking down railings in Berry Brow
Truck driver caught on camera after allegedly knocking down railings in Berry Brow (Photo: Kirklees Rural Police - Twitter)

MPs pay tribute to Gerald Kaufman

Kirklees MPs from both major parties have been paying tribute to the late Father of the House of Commons Sir Gerald Kaufman, who has passed away this weekend.

Congestion clears on M62

Heavy traffic on the M62 eastbound near Rishworth Moor has now cleared.

One person hospitalised after fire in Batley

Firefighters were called to flats in Batley last night after a fire destroyed part of the building and left one person needing hospital treatment.

Hanover Street, Batley
Hanover Street, Batley

Slow on the M62 eastbound

There is also slow traffic on the M62 eastbound on the Manchester side this morning. This is due to an earlier accident and affecting traffic between junctions 22 and 23. All lanes have been re-opened but expect delays if you’re heading across the Pennines.

M62 motorway over the Peninnes, splits at Stott Hall Farm 'Little House', near Junction 22.
M62 motorway over the Peninnes, splits at Stott Hall Farm 'Little House', near Junction 22.
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