Around 400 appointments cancelled at Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals after junior doctors' strike is called off

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Junior doctors speak of their 'relief' as industrial action is avoided at the 11th hour

Radiologist Andy Cross cycles 590 miles to raise £9k for Calderdale Royal Hospital baby unit which saved his son Jake

Andy and three friends rode from Geneva to Barcelona in 40 degree heat to raise £9,000 for unit

'Let's Save the NHS' rally in London, in October, as thousands of junior doctors plan "all-out" strike for the first time ever

Our A&E will be safe during junior doctors' strike, say Huddersfield and Calderdale health chiefs

Junior doctors will walk out of A&E departments after 98% vote in favour of strike

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary, Acre Street, Lindley, Huddersfield

Huddersfield hospital boss insists A&E will be safe if junior doctors strike next month

Junior doctors voting whether to walk out of A&E departments over dispute over new contracts

Hundreds view plans for major Calderdale roadworks scheme planned for A629

Council say £4.5m road widening scheme will start in Autumn 2016

'Superheroes' organise flurry of fundraisers for Kasper McArthur

Friends and family organise skydive, Halloween party, fun day and raffles for Kasper McArthur, who has chromosome deletion syndrome

Frustrated councillors urge Huddersfield and Calderdale NHS chiefs to 'nail down' delayed healthcare shake-up plan

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Councillors warn of instability in local services caused by delay in Right Care, Right Time, Right Place proposal

Nine months of roadworks on A629 for scheme to ease congestion

One-mile stretch will take around nine months to complete - and cost £4.5m

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary, Acre Street, Lindley, Huddersfield

Huddersfield and Calderdale hospital bosses admit one A&E department could temporarily close due to staff shortages

Emergencies will be blue lighted to the nearest available casualty department if low staffing causes safety concerns

A police station cell

Huddersfield pilot scheme to keep mentally ill suspects out of police cells becomes permanent

Nurses will accompany police when suspects are thought to have mental health problems

Dewsbury hospital to reconsider disabled parking charges but HRI and Calderdale won't

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MP Paula Sherriff says charges will lead to missed appointments by hard-up people

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital

Huddersfield and Calderdale patients one-third more likely to have to go to A&E after being discharged on a weekend

HRI and Calderdale Royal Hospital see one-third more emergency readmissions following weekend discharges

Would you stay in a job if colleagues were assaulted three times a week? Huddersfield and Halifax hospital staff do

Almost 400 violent incidents took place at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital, Halifax, last year - including 143 physical assaults

Huddersfield and Calderdale nursing costs soar as hospital trust faces second year in debt

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Agency nursing bill rose by almost three-quarters last year


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