Brighouse

Dedicated work of veteran Hipperholme and Lightcliffe Art Society secretary Mary Needham put in the frame after she steps down from role

Mary, 80, has no plans to put down her brushes and has been awarded life time membership of the society

Brighouse pupils get lessons on how to stay safe

Joined by local business woman for the safety workshop

Fancy dress problems for Huddersfield police to deal with - Have you spotted a superhero causing trouble in the town?

CCTV image released by West Yorkshire Police of a theft suspect wearing a onesie at Dewsbury rail station
New study into costumed criminals

Is Lindley full? We take a look at roads, schools and housing needs in the ward as hundreds expected at planning meeting

Plans showing housing proposals in the Grimescar Valley
Public meeting called for residents to have their say

News

Dedicated work of veteran Hipperholme and Lightcliffe Art Society secretary Mary Needham put in the frame after she steps down from role

Mary, 80, has no plans to put down her brushes and has been awarded life time membership of the society

Brighouse pupils get lessons on how to stay safe

Joined by local business woman for the safety workshop

Fancy dress problems for Huddersfield police to deal with - Have you spotted a superhero causing trouble in the town?

CCTV image released by West Yorkshire Police of a theft suspect wearing a onesie at Dewsbury rail station
New study into costumed criminals

Sport

Meltham just a point behind Netherton in race for RCD Huddersfield Junior League honours

Cumberworth remain well in hunt for promotion

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

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

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