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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.


Local Heroes: Crusading mum and son who were sick of litter take to the streets to do something about it

Deighton-based Keep Hudz Tidy win special award at prize night

Family's anguish as Huddersfield grave is trashed as workers dig new plot

The grave at Hey Lane cemetery was left covered in rubble

Walkers and Meltham clash in final of Lockwood Private Hire Trophy

Wellington in Challenge Cup semi-final action

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Child road collision injuries in Kirklees down by almost one third in 10 years

Analysed data in Kirklees suggests the area is on target for Government aim to halve injuries by half by 2026

Two hurt in crash at Deighton

Taxi and car involved in smash near junction

Huddersfield table tennis starlet Jonathan Heslop aiming for success in nationals

National Cadets and Junior championships to be staged at University

Heart-saving defibrillator installed in the heart of Golcar - Find out where your nearest one is here

The device was donated to the Duck and Spoon restaurant by the Colne Valley Lions

Tim Dyson in fine form to repeat title wins in Huddersfield Table Tennis League's championships

Dyson sweeps up prizes as trophy retained after success over rival Darren Lindley in final

'You know nothing about justice' - rants McJustice Lossa to magistrates

Deighton man jailed after court heard about his threats to Police Community Support Officers

Obituary tributes to Prof Freda Briggs

Woman brought up in Huddersfield honoured repeatedly in Australia

New home for threatened music library from Huddersfield

Tens of thousands of music scores saved for future

Deighton man jailed for breach of restraining order

Justin Riley contacted his ex through Facebook despite court order

Former Huddersfield Town junior Sheiden Rogers heading for Sweden

Teenager aiming for a fresh start after injury ruined his Town hopes

Taxpayers face £600k bill after failure of social enterprise in Huddersfield

Fresh Horizons collapse proves costly but Deighton Chestnut center is saved

Court imposes exclusion order on sex offender Piotr Rybicki

Man exposed himself to women in Huddersfield

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