Huddersfield and Calderdale health services face £155million funding gap over next five years

Startling revelation as health chiefs put hospital services shake-up plan on ice

The land at Bradley for sale through Walker Singleton

Land at Bradley for business park expansion on market at £2.5m

Kirklees Council-owned land at Bradley Business Park is for sale with a £2.5m price tag

Private firms bidding for NHS work

A&E shake-up plans for Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals could be delayed until December

The proposals have been delayed because the hospital trust has been unable to submit a plan demonstrating that it was financially sustainable

Mums-to-be urged to have their say on planned closure of Huddersfield Royal Infirmary early pregnancy services

Services for mums suffering miscarriages and ectopic pregnancies to be moved to Halifax

Yorkshire Ambulance Service

Yorkshire Ambulance Service too slow in responding to life-threatening emergencies

Emergency operations director Andrew Simpson told a Kirklees Council health scrutiny panel that YAS was ‘as prepared as (it) could be’

Growing Works: Pictured is James Taylor, 9, from Huddersfield, Lucas Town,8, from Huddersfield, Millie Ebanks, 10, from Dewsbury, Mia Ebanks, 8, from Dewsbury, Marcus Ebanks, 3, from Dewsbury

Shepley charity Growing Works blossoms after Kirklees funding boost

Health bodies and council aim to support community projects

Kirklees mental health facility could be downsized and nurses made redundant

Health bosses reveal bed cuts plan for Enfield Downs in Honley

The trust is now predicting a £23m deficit for the end of this year

Calderdale and Huddersfield hospital chiefs told to slash even deeper as NHS plans "simply unaffordable"

Finance chiefs told to freeze recruitment except for "essential vacancies".

Kirklees NHS chiefs admit not enough is spent on children's mental health

Ongoing review aims to boost funding and plug gaps in service

Only three GPs are on duty for house calls on weekday evenings and four at weekends

Only three GPs doing out-of-hours house calls across Huddersfield

Almost 200 patients waited over six hours for late night or weekend care

Private firms bidding for NHS work

Angry hospital chiefs to mount official challenge in row over £238m Kirklees care deal

Bad blood intensifies after Care Closer To Home contract handed to Locala

Private firms bidding for NHS work

Locala officially announced as winner of £238m Kirklees care deal

More finance woe for hospital bosses as they miss out on lucrative contract

Kirklees GPs spend £1m prescribing paracetamol and ibuprofen

Retired doctor says patients should just buy them over the counter

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital

Hospital and health bosses in dispute over multi-million Huddersfield hospital deal

Independent negotiators called in after NHS contract deadlock

Anxious patients are being kept waiting for hours for advice

NHS advice phone line missing ten minute deadline for Huddersfield patients

Target missed for whole year, leaving callers waiting for hours

Private firms bidding for NHS work

Massive Kirklees community care contract awarded but winning bidder remains a secret

The £238m deal will see the chosen bidder provide community nursing, health visitors, speech and language therapy, foot care and physiotherapy

Private firms bidding for NHS work

Health groups vie for massive £285m Kirklees community care contract

Health chiefs to decide whether hospital consortium or Locala land huge deal

Kirklees Council set to award £3.5m sexual health deal to hospital trust

Locala expected to lose service following public health tender process

Huddersfield and Dewsbury NHS officials pay £650,000 bill for empty office space

North Kirklees Clinical Commissioning Group still paying for office it moved out of in 2014


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