Accident & Emergency Dept at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

MP warns both Huddersfield and Halifax A&Es could close

Barry Sheerman attacks health groups amid watchdog warning for Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust

Hundreds of children sent home from school and drivers left fuming as Huddersfield hit by snow

Morning and evening commute a nightmare for drivers as up to eight inches fell on higher ground but there's a thaw coming

Accident & Emergency Dept at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Worst waiting times for years at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary over New Year

164 patients waited longer than four hours as bed shortages worsen and patients get more unwell

Accident & Emergency Dept at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

LOOK: Hundreds of runners battle steep hills, sideways rain and gales at Barkisland Race 4 A Laugh

Over 230 competitors raise cash for Motor Neurone Disease Association on annual New Year's Day run

Five generations of females for Huddersfield family

Little Courtney Gorog has made it an extra special Christmas for one Huddersfield family

What a present: New parents celebrate births of their newborns on Christmas Day

Five babies were born in the area at Calderdale's birth centre and labour ward

'Secret Santa' Clare Harwood wins race against time to deliver more than 250 Christmas presents

The secret Santa found herself with dozens of presents and no-one to give them to after missing a West Yorkshire radio station’s collection deadline

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Romania, India, Italy and Philippines next on list for Huddersfield hospital bosses searching for nursing staff

After struggling to find many new staff from the UK, hospital bosses decided to look overseas

Marathon man Sean Doyle tells how he cheated death after double heart attack at Huddersfield Parkrun

Sean remembers parking the car at Greenhead and then waking up in hospital almost 36 hours later

Private firms bidding for NHS work

Huddersfield and Halifax hospital trust made more than £1,350 A DAY in parking charges last year

The news prompted Lindley councillor Cahal Burke to renew his calls for an end to hospital parking charges

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Calderdale and Huddersfield hospitals ranked 118 out of 141 for number of deaths in England

The rates are a ratio between the actual number of patients who die following hospitalisation at the Trust and the number that would be expected to die, based on an England average

Private firms bidding for NHS work
Calderdale Royal Hospital

Police arrest drink-drive woman - in hospital car park

Mum who lost son to drink driver calls on police to name anyone who has provided a positive breath test rather than waiting until formally charged

Madrid, Spain
Major expansion under way at Elland's Spire Hospital

Is extra NHS work making Elland private hospital build third operating theatre to cope?

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Spire to build third theatre as patient numbers grow

A & E department at Calderdale Royal Hospital

Patients give Huddersfield and Calderdale A&Es the thumbs up in national survey

Hospital trusts' urgent care rated better than most in CQC test

Accident & Emergency Dept at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley exclusive

Huddersfield and Calderdale hospital job losses plan could be brought forward

  • NHS

Hospital chiefs plan to launch voluntary redundancy for all staff in battle to balance the books

Yorkshire Ambulance Service

Pragmatism suggests keeping A&E in Huddersfield is right but plan needs to overcome journey time questions

While funding is an issue, an even bigger problem is a lack of senior doctors, especially in A&E - read Examiner Health Reporter Nick Lavigueur's expert view


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