Brighouse

LOOK: Overturned lorry spills 10 tonnes of rubbish on road in Elland causing traffic chaos

The A6025 Park Road between Elland and Brighouse was closed in both directions

Half term in Huddersfield: The Gruffalo and Halloween fun, games and crafts

The Gruffalo
Many events are free or low-cost but the more popular events, for which booking may be necessary, will fill up quickly

Waverley Consultancy nets a new client

Waverley Consultancy has been founded by former broadcaster, journalist and political adviser Stephen Naylor and will be based in Brighouse
Brighouse-based Waverley Consultancy has been appointed by Superleague netball team the Yorkshire Jets to raise its profile

Three cars driven off by burglars in Brighouse and Halifax

Calderdale CID are linking two Hanoi burglaries

Hot Tiles sets up in Huddersfield

A wall and floor tiles company has opened a store in Huddersfield to capitalise on growing demand for its products

News

LOOK: Overturned lorry spills 10 tonnes of rubbish on road in Elland causing traffic chaos

The A6025 Park Road between Elland and Brighouse was closed in both directions

Waverley Consultancy nets a new client

Waverley Consultancy has been founded by former broadcaster, journalist and political adviser Stephen Naylor and will be based in Brighouse
Brighouse-based Waverley Consultancy has been appointed by Superleague netball team the Yorkshire Jets to raise its profile

Three cars driven off by burglars in Brighouse and Halifax

Calderdale CID are linking two Hanoi burglaries

Sport

Four Huddersfield District League football clubs in draw for second round of Sheffield & Hallamshire County Cup

Shepley come through testing clash against Handsworth

Former Huddersfield Town frontman Max Leonard moves to Frickley Athletic from AFC Emley

The striker aims to continue his run of of goals in the Northern Premier League

Brighouse Athletic Ladies bounce back with win

Victory was important after a below-par performance the previous week

About Brighouse

Brighouse is a town located on the River Calder, four miles east of Halifax. The 2001 Census numbered the population of the Brighouse / Rastrick subdivision of West Yorkshire at 32,360. The name Brighouse (or "Bridge House") originates from a building on (or close to) the River Calder. Brighouse is twinned with the city of Lüdenscheid in Germany, started by an exchange by the Brighouse Children's Theatre in 1950.

Videos & Photos

The Big Picture: Ian Marshall's shots from around Yorkshire

New Starters 2014: all our pictures of Huddersfield kids on their first days at school in one place

Abigail Harris, 12, of Dewsbury, who was killed in a road accident on Gran Canaria

Family of 12-year-old Abigail Harris mown down in Gran Canaria in 2010 still don't know if justice was done

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