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.

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Strike action over pensions saw firefighters walk out for 24 hours

Pair keep up pressure on table-toppers Wildfield Park

Kingsmith's A team and Wilshaw Ash ensure title chase is still open

Prison bars crime jail

Ryan Coyne locked up after axe robbery in Huddersfield

Teenager threatened with axe by thug

Brave baby Oliver defies the doctors

Fundraising for tot with health problems

James Preston outside Kirklees Magistrates' Court

Deighton drug dealer in court after cannabis and CS gas seized in home raid

James Preston, of Deighton Road, said that he owed a drug debt and purchased the prohibited weapon to protect himself

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Holders through in Huddersfield Table Tennis League's handicap competition

Kingsmith A just have the edge on Marsh rivals

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Police are appealing to trace two suspects wanted for distraction burglary in Deighton

Watch: Vintage steam train thunders through Brockholes and Deighton

The annual trip from Preston to Sheffield organised by the Railway Touring Company was fully booked

Huddersfield soccer club Storthes Hall helps to save lives

Defibrillator for Storthes Hall soccer club

Gunman Kym Walter locked up for six years after revenge attack

Court hears of shooting threats after fight outside working men's club

Prof Robert Cryan at Buckingham Palace with the CBE he received from the Prince of Wales
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£10m earmarked to lure more doctors into general practice

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Deighton knocked out in Huddersfield FA knockout clash

New pharmacy given the go-ahead at Chestnut Centre in Deighton

The facility will enhance existing health care provision at the centre

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Healthwatch staff waiting room survey reveals many could not afford private care

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