Brighouse

Fixby Songbirds to sing at final

The Fixby Songbirds could be singing at the Albert Halll if they get through the finals of the WI Singing for Joy competition.

Myers Group buys Leeds builders merchants

The acquisition of Bulk Builders Merchants marks the start of expansion plans for Huddersfield-based Myers Group

Two companies admit health and safety breaches after five people hurt in Casa hotel balcony collapse

Balcony collapse at Casa, Elland Road, Brighouse.
Sentencing hearing will be next year in relation to Brighouse disaster

Brighouse band Embrace announce new music releases

Embrace rock the Leeds Arena
The Brighouse boys will put out a deluxe edition of their latest eponymously titled album and two singles

Four Kirklees' community groups win cash awards from Lloyd's Bank

cash, money
Four local community groups have emerged as winners in a bank’s awards scheme

News

Myers Group buys Leeds builders merchants

The acquisition of Bulk Builders Merchants marks the start of expansion plans for Huddersfield-based Myers Group

Two companies admit health and safety breaches after five people hurt in Casa hotel balcony collapse

Balcony collapse at Casa, Elland Road, Brighouse.
Sentencing hearing will be next year in relation to Brighouse disaster

Four Kirklees' community groups win cash awards from Lloyd's Bank

cash, money
Four local community groups have emerged as winners in a bank’s awards scheme

Sport

Huddersfield Town Ladies Ladies football

Huddersfield Town Ladies Under 13 team stretch lead at top

The youngsters produced their best performance of the season

Westend Lions Under 12s are getting fed up with drawing matches in the RCD Huddersfield Junior League

Sharing spoils again with Brighouse Sports

Brighouse Ladies battle hard to see off strong York challenge

Brighouse Leadies are celebrating making it two home wins out of two

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

Emley Moor Mast: Amazing new pictures show Yorkshire icon just hours before massive collapse in 1969

Damian Wood: Poignant tributes left at scene of Flockton crash that killed 22-year-old

Road tragedy victim Gary Pedelty's mum calls for drink drive limit to be zero and that people convicted of crimes should serve their full sentence

Journalists

Doug Thomson
Huddersfield Town correspondent
Chris Roberts
Huddersfield Giants correspondent
Louise Cooper
Crime correspondent
Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Val Javin
Features Editor
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent