Deighton is two miles from Huddersfield town centre. It is served by the A62 road and also has a train station on the Huddersfield line which runs to Leeds. Deighton Carnival takes place in June annually and sees fantastic floats and costumes coupled with music. The area was home to businessman Lawrence Batley's pioneering cash and carry business.

Incident scene, New Street, Huddersfield.

Deighton takeaway Spice Village sold 'lamb' curries made with beef

Javid Iqbal and Mohammed Shafique were fined thousands after a court heard how that they also sold ham pizzas covered in turkey instead

Huddersfield youngsters miss out on free breakfasts - but there's still time!

Scheme run by Kirklees Federation of Tenants and Residents Association

Northern Gas Networks work on Leeds Road, Bradley Mills, Huddersfield

If it's 'essential' why is there sometimes no-one working at the Leeds Road hole that's holding up traffic?

Work is essential to ensure safety say power company but local resident says there's often no-one sorting huge hole which is creating traffic queues

Sheepridge man Anthony Green tried to organise illegal dog fight

Green, 38, was caught as part of a large scale police and RSPCA operation which also led officers to a Lancashire farm

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Jailed: Thieves who posed as water officials and preyed on pensioners

One of the gang stole £5,500 from a Huddersfield OAP before advising her to keep her door locked

Pat Thompson, headteacher at Lindley Junior School
Kirklees Magistrates Court in Huddersfield.

Dad Munir Ghuman in court after assaulting his daughter at the family home in Almondbury

A district judge made an order banning the 51-year-old from going to the address for 28 days to give the family a cooling-off period

Meeting between Dominic Pinnock - BEET Project Manager (Right) and Derron Thomas (Coordinator of Bestrain)

Pioneering home visit project could transform lives of Huddersfield's most challenging young people

BEET scheme hopes to turn troubled teens away from unemployment and gangs

Healthwatch Kirklees celebrates two years of helping patients

  • NHS

Team works to influence health bosses, hospitals, dentists and GPs

Leeds Crown Court
The police car on its roof, and Gregory Mark Day

Watch: Shocking footage of the moment police car is flipped in high speed M1 motorway chase

Horrified colleagues in another police car behind captured the car flipping into the air and spinning over

Gregory Day - jailed after M1 car chase

Brothers restore 200mph BRM Can-am racing car last driven by late dad in 1973

Stephen and Andrew Hepworth take classic racer to Goodwood Festival of Speed

Free screening check for men over 65 to detect potentially fatal aneurysm at John Smith Stadium

  • NHS

Ultra sound scans will detect if there are any weakenings or swellings

Poundstretcher fined £50k after worker loses five toes in accident

Grandfather Antoni Borek's metal toe caps 'sheared off his toes' when his foot was run over by a forklift at the Deighton firm's warehouse

Buy It Direct posts higher sales and profits

Nick Glynne says Deighton-based BuyItDirect Group had reaped the rewards of putting the customer at the centre of its business

Pat Thompson, headteacher at Lindley Junior School

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